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Vernon Fiddler

36-Year-Old Center – New Jersey Devils

2015-16 NHL Stats

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12

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10

PP Pts

2

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5

PIM

31

2016 NHL Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 205   DOB: 5/9/1980   BORN: Edmonton, Alberta   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Vernon Fiddler Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $1.25 million contract with the Devils in July of 2016.

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Vernon Fiddler NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2005-06 25 40 8 4 12 -2 42 46 17.4 2 0 3 0 3
2006-07 26 72 11 15 26 11 40 90 12.2 1 1 0 0 0
2007-08 27 79 11 21 32 -4 47 97 11.3 1 1 2 0 2
2008-09 28 78 11 6 17 -13 24 114 9.6 2 2 13:56 1 0 1 0:24 84 30
2009-10 29 76 8 22 30 13 46 119 6.7 1 3 14:21 0 0 0 0:20 95 47
2010-11 30 NHL PHO 71 6 16 22 3 46 97 6.2 2 1 15:33 0 1 1 0:10 85 60
2011-12 31 NHL DAL 82 8 13 21 -13 60 123 6.5 1 0 13:59 0 0 0 0:08 82 67
2012-13 32 NHL DAL 46 4 13 17 3 48 56 7.1 0 0 12:51 1 1 2 0:27 34 28
2013-14 33 NHL DAL 76 6 17 23 3 37 109 5.5 1 0 13:17 0 1 1 0:16 45 52
2014-15 34 NHL DAL 80 13 16 29 -5 34 132 9.8 2 1 13:08 3 0 3 0:30 43 61
2015-16 35 NHL DAL 82 12 10 22 5 31 98 12.2 0 2 11:38 1 1 2 0:18 42 39

Age is determined on October 1st of each season.

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Vernon Fiddler – Playing Time Overview

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2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

11:38

Average Time On Ice

On average, Vernon Fiddler was on the ice for 11:38.

0:18

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Vernon Fiddler was on the ice for 0:18 during power plays.

2:25

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Vernon Fiddler was on the ice for 2:25 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2013-14 13:17 0:16 2:13
2014-15 13:08 0:30 2:07
2015-16 11:38 0:18 2:25

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Vernon Fiddler
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 9 TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 12:46 0:00
Apr 7 TAM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 14:55 0:00
Apr 5 BUF Did Not Play
Apr 2 @TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 9:38 0:00
Mar 31 @FLA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 12:57 0:00
Mar 29 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 12:53 0:31
Mar 27 @CAR Did Not Play
Mar 25 WAS Did Not Play
Mar 24 @PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 11:51 0:00
Mar 20 CLM Did Not Play
Mar 19 @CLM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 10:14 0:00
Mar 17 MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 2 10:52 0:04
Mar 14 @ANA Did Not Play
Mar 12 @LOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 10:41 0:00
Mar 10 @SAN Did Not Play
Mar 6 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 13:39 0:00
Mar 4 @DAL 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 2 50.0 0 1 13:29 0:00
Mar 3 @NAS Did Not Play
Mar 1 CAR 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 13:43 0:00
Feb 26 TAM Did Not Play
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Feb 25 @CLM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 7:34 0:00
Feb 23 NYR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 12:21 0:18
Feb 20 @WAS 0 0 0 -1 4 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 7:31 0:00
Feb 19 NYI Did Not Play
Feb 16 PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 10:54 0:00
Feb 14 LOS Did Not Play
Feb 13 @PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 12:09 0:00
Feb 9 EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 12:24 0:00
Feb 8 @NYR Did Not Play
Feb 6 WAS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 11:26 0:19
Feb 4 @TOR 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 7:43 0:00
Feb 2 NYR 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 0 10:19 0:00
Jan 26 @PIT Did Not Play
Jan 23 @WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 8:02 0:00
Jan 21 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 9:57 0:00
Jan 19 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 8:01 0:42
Jan 16 @ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 9:16 1:52
Jan 14 @COL Did Not Play
Jan 12 @STL Did Not Play
Jan 10 @MIN Did Not Play
Jan 8 BOS Did Not Play
Jan 6 @MON Did Not Play
Jan 4 DET Did Not Play
Jan 2 DAL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 11:33 2:01
Dec 30 @OTT Did Not Play
Dec 29 CAR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 9:48 0:47
Dec 26 @CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 13:00 0:58
Dec 22 @DET 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 11:17 3:10
Dec 20 @BOS Did Not Play
Dec 19 ANA 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 1 0 12:41 0:21
Dec 17 FLA 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 11:07 0:18
Dec 15 @BUF 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 11:55 0:09
Dec 13 @NYI Did Not Play
Dec 11 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 11:54 0:17
Dec 8 @TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 13:47 0:00
Dec 6 FLA Did Not Play
Dec 4 PHI 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 10:15 0:10
Dec 3 @CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 2 11:04 0:05
Dec 1 COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 11:18 0:00
Nov 28 @MON 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 12:49 0:00
Nov 27 MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 15:07 0:00
Nov 25 CLM Did Not Play
Nov 22 @VAN Did Not Play
Nov 20 @EDM Did Not Play
Nov 17 @CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 12:41 0:10
Nov 14 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 9:08 0:01
Nov 12 @CHI 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 13:24 0:00
Nov 10 STL 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 11:16 0:00
Nov 8 VAN 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 13:43 0:05
Nov 6 CHI 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 11:44 0:00
Nov 3 @NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 11:20 0:00
Oct 31 NYI 1 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 1 15:27 0:49
Oct 29 @PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 12:42 0:00
Oct 27 CLM 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 13:10 0:00
Oct 24 @BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 13:25 0:00
Oct 22 @OTT 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 15:04 0:00
Oct 20 ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 1 16:08 0:40
Oct 18 @NYR Did Not Play
Oct 16 SAN Did Not Play
Oct 13 NAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 8:54 0:00
Oct 10 @WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 10:26 0:00
Oct 9 WPG Did Not Play

Vernon Fiddler: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Fiddler notched two goals -- one shorthanded -- and went plus-2 in Tuesday's 6-2 rout of the Blackhawks.

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Fiddler tallied a goal and an assist in Monday's loss to the Red Wings.

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Fiddler snagged his seventh goal of the season in Tuesday's victory over the Jets.

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Fiddler assisted on the lone Dallas goal in Thursday's loss to the Flames.

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Fiddler assisted on the lone Stars goal in Friday's loss to the Oilers.

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Fiddler scored a beautiful backhand goal from a wide angle in Tuesday’s loss to Toronto.

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Fiddler posted a goal, two assists and a team-leading four shots in an afternoon victory against the Sharks on Saturday.

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Fiddler is likely to return to the center of the fourth line this season for the Stars.

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Fiddler had an assist and a plus-1 rating in a loss to the Flames on Monday.

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Fiddler scored his 12th goal of the season and had an assist in Friday's win over the Capitals.

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Fiddler scored his fourth goal in the last four games Tuesday, and it was the game-winning tally in the third period of a 2-1 win over the Flyers.

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Fiddler scored twice for Dallas in a 5-4 loss to Tampa Bay on Saturday night.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016-17

There was no outlook written for Vernon Fiddler.

2014-15

At 34, Fiddler brings a veteran presence to the Stars. He's a good player and makes the team better, but that just doesn't translate into fantasy value. He hasn't crossed the 10-goal threshold since the 2008-09 season and averaged just 13:17 of ice time last season. He should start the season as the team's fourth line center, behind Jamie Benn, Jason Spezza and Cody Eakin. The Stars are deep down the middle, so it gives Fiddler little chance of climbing the ranks. Look for similar numbers to last year, if not a slight regression.

2013-14

Fiddler provided the type of numbers typical of a depth centerman, picking up four goals and 13 assists in 46 games in 2012-13. He is expected to fill that role with Dallas again this season, particularly with the team's summer focus to add centers to the roster, and won't be a significant fantasy contributor as a result.

2012-13

Fiddler struggled as Dallas' third-line center last season, a role they hope to fill with Cody Eakin in 2012-13. Sliding down to the fourth line will limit Fiddler's minutes, making him unlikely to threaten the 10-goal level in 2012-13.

2011-12

Fiddler inked a three-year deal with Dallas in the offseason, who no doubt will lean heavily on Fiddler in the faceoff circle as the third center. There's nothing to suggest much more than 30 points by year's end, but he'll play an important role in Dallas' defensive alignment.

2010-11

During the 2009-10 campaign, Fiddler was able to find a permanent role on the Coyotes' fourth line. Even though his job was to allow the Coyotes' top lines to rest, and to make life difficult for the opposing team's forwards, he still served up 30 points (8G 22A); the only season that he had higher numbers was in 2007-08 when he played with the Predators. For 2010-11, Fiddler will be expected to play the same role and record around the same numbers. He will be lucky if he can break 35 points, and if he can do that, the team will be very pleased with the result.

2009-10

Fiddler came to Phoenix as a free agent after spending the last four seasons in Nashville. Oddly enough, Fiddler has scored exactly 11 goals in each of the past three seasons, and he should provide a nice veteran touch to the third or fourth line in the desert. Fiddler is durable and consistent, something a Phoenix team that suffered torrid goal droughts and inconsistency in 2008-2009 needs.

2008-09

Mr. Utility inched his perfromance up just a notch last season in Nashville. In his second full season on the roster, Fiddler posted 11 goals and 21 assists in 79 games last season. Given that he only made 97 shots on goal last season, Fiddler was very productive for the small offensive role that he saw. Fiddler's numbers won't change much in the upcoming season. Despite the opportunity for more playing time, he's too valuable in the utility role for the team. Fiddler's work ethic and hustle make him the ideal penalty killer and energy line player.

2007-08

Mr. Utility played his first full season on the NHL level with Nashville last season. He responded by filling many roles with the Preds and even scoring a little along the way. Fiddler posted 11 goals and 15 assists in 72 games last season. Given that he only made 90 shots on goal last season, Fiddler was very productive for the small offensive role that he saw. Fiddler's numbers should increase in 2007-08 but he will still be a utility type player rather than a front-line offensive player. He will have limited fantasy value in only very deep leagues.

2006-07

Fiddler saw his limited fantasy value muted when the Predators went shopping during the off-season and they bagged the two big guys Jason Arnott and Josef Vasicek. Fiddler had been working hard the last couple seasons to earn a full-time roster spot with the Predators and looked to be on his way until the latest free agency acquisitions. Fiddler may have some limited value again later on in his career, but not this season.

2005-06

Scrappy forward who hit for 20 goals in '04-'05 for AHL Milwaukee. He won't get more than the occasional injury call-up with Nashville, but at some if he gets an extended look he could surprise, or at least become a fan favorite.

2004-05