RotoWire Partners

Michael Grabner

29-Year-Old Right Wing – New York Rangers

2016-17 NHL Stats

G

13

A

4

PP Pts

0

+/-

19

PIM

2

2016-17 NHL Projections

G

A

PP Pts

+/-

PIM

2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

There was no outlook written for Michael Grabner in 2016-17. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

STATUS:  Day-To-Day    INJURY:  Personal    EST. RETURN:  12/8/2016
SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 185   DOB: 10/5/1987
BORN: Villach, Austria   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #14 Overall in 2006   Show ContractHide Contract

$

Michael Grabner Contract Information:

Signed a two-year, $3.2 million contract with the Rangers in July 2016.

December 5, 2016  –  Michael Grabner News

▼ More

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

+ Add To Watchlist

Grabner will be out of the lineup Tuesday against the Islanders to attend a family funeral in Austria, Steve Zipay of Newsday reports.

To instantly reveal our fantasy analysis of every player – including Michael Grabner – simply subscribe now.

Michael Grabner NHL Stats
OPTIONS:   Show Minor League StatsHide Minor League Stats       Click stat headings to sort columns.
  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
2009-10 21 20 5 6 11 2 8 63 7.9 1 0 13:53 2 3 5 1:37 9 1
2010-11 22 NHL NYI 76 34 18 52 13 10 228 14.9 3 6 15:05 2 2 4 0:55 22 26
2011-12 23 NHL NYI 78 20 12 32 -18 12 174 11.5 3 1 15:33 1 1 2 0:47 16 30
2012-13 24 NHL NYI 45 16 5 21 4 12 108 14.8 3 1 14:48 2 1 3 0:31 16 19
2013-14 25 NHL NYI 64 12 14 26 -10 12 137 8.8 2 3 14:12 0 0 0 0:17 68 25
2014-15 26 NHL NYI 34 8 5 13 4 4 63 12.7 0 0 12:56 0 0 0 0:02 62 21
2015-16 27 NHL TOR 80 9 9 18 -4 12 116 7.8 2 1 14:28 0 0 0 0:07 41 55
2016-17 28 NHL NYR 26 13 4 17 19 2 57 22.8 1 0 13:08 0 0 0 0:03 14 17
2016-17 Proj 28 NHL NYR 77 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Michael Grabner

Age is determined on October 1st of each season.

No Yes

Michael Grabner – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status   (See Full Depth Chart)

#5Left Wing

2016-17 Time On Ice Stats

13:08

Average Time On Ice

On average, Michael Grabner was on the ice for 13:08.

0:03

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Michael Grabner was on the ice for 0:03 during power plays.

1:47

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Michael Grabner was on the ice for 1:47 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2014-15 12:56 0:02 1:19
2015-16 14:28 0:07 3:06
2016-17 13:08 0:03 1:47

Recent RotoWire Articles Featuring Michael Grabner

<a href='/hockey/showArticle.htm?id=30786'>Left, Right & Center: Quarter-Season Review</a>

Left, Right & Center: Quarter-Season Review

Evan Berofsky recaps the first quarter of the season, looking at his biggest surprises and disappointments to date with an additional focus on those worth watching as the calendar flips to December.

More Michael Grabner Articles   View Last 30

NHL Barometer: Andrei the Giant  

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Sunday Picks  

NHL Barometer: This 'Cane is Able  

FanDuel NHL: Sunday Values  

2016-17 NHL Game Log   Michael Grabner
Calculate Stats Over Any Time Period Just click on any two dates to see the totals.
Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Dec 3 CAR 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 0 12:22 0:00
Dec 1 @BUF 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 15:11 0:00
Nov 29 CAR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 9:00 0:00
Nov 27 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 1 16:21 0:00
Nov 25 @PHI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 14:50 0:23
Nov 23 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 14:06 0:00
Nov 21 @PIT 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 14:58 0:00
Nov 20 FLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 14:25 0:09
Nov 18 @CLM 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 10:34 0:14
Nov 15 @VAN 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 12:58 0:00
Nov 13 @EDM 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 4 50.0 0 0 16:03 0:00
Nov 12 @CGY 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 2 12:47 0:00
Nov 8 VAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 2 1 11:04 0:00
Nov 6 WPG 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 14:35 0:00
Nov 5 @BOS 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 1 14:52 0:00
Nov 3 EDM 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 14:13 0:00
Nov 1 STL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 12:42 0:00
Oct 30 TAM 3 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 6 50.0 1 0 15:47 0:02
Oct 28 @CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 11:02 0:00
Oct 26 BOS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 13:57 0:04
View Michael Grabner's Full Game Log
Oct 23 ARI 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 3 13:21 0:00
Oct 22 @WAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 13:55 0:05
Oct 19 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 7:44 0:00
Oct 17 SAN 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 0 13:31 0:09
Oct 15 @STL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 10:13 0:00
Oct 13 NYI 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 2 0 10:47 0:00

Michael Grabner: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Grabner (illness) took the ice for pregame warm-ups and will play Tuesday against the Hurricanes, Steve Zipay of Newsday reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Grabner may not be available for Tuesday's matchup with Carolina due to an illness.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Grabner scored his 12th goal, added an empty-net assist and went plus-2 in Monday's 5-2 victory over Pittsburgh.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Grabner lit the lamp during Friday's 4-2 loss to Columbus.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Grabner netted a pair of goals in Sunday's win over the Oilers.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
While facing the Bruins on Saturday, Grabner forced a turnover and stormed toward the net for his seventh goal of the season. He also contributed a shorthanded assist in the 5-2 road win.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Grabner stayed hot with a goal and an assist in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Oilers.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Grabner recorded a hat trick, six shots on goal and an impressive plus-4 rating as part of a 6-1 win over the visiting Lightning on Sunday.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Grabner got the scoring going in Thursday's season opener against the Islanders with his first goal on his only shot of the game.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Grabner signed a two-year, $3.2 million contract with the Rangers on Friday, reports TSN.ca.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Grabner scored a shorthanded goal and added an assist in Tuesday's 5-2 win over Florida.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Grabner scored the game's only goal in Sunday's 1-0 win over the Red Wings.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.

RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016-17

There was no outlook written for Michael Grabner.

2015-16

Grabner has the speed to blow by just about any NHL defender, but doesn’t have the hands to match. The Islanders have been actively trying to trade Grabner, but teams have been reluctant to take on his $3 million cap hit. Grabner could be the odd man out most nights, as the Isles are well-stocked on talent at his position and may only need the winger as their 13th forward at this point. It doesn’t help any that Grabner was constantly in coach Jack Capuano’s doghouse last season. He’d surely benefit from a change of scenery.

2014-15

If Grabner could convert on more of his chances, he'd be one of the most dangerous wingers in the game. It seems that every game he has at least one promising breakaway, only for his shot to fail him. Grabner only bagged 12 goals last season and the Isles don't quite seem to know what to do with him, as he is constantly moved all over the place, never to spend much time on any one line. With the additions the Isles made in free agency over the summer, it would seem that Grabner could end up on the third line. Even so, like just about every other wing the Isles currently have, he will be given the chance to compete for a spot on the coveted top line with John Tavares and Kyle Okposo.

2013-14

Grabner rebounded last year from a disappointing 2011-12 season with 16 goals in 45 games although he managed to accumulate only five assists. The reason for the low dish total could be because he was relegated to third-line duty for most of the season. Coach Jack Capuano stated on more than one occasion that he intended to move Grabner up and get him more playing time but with the Isles top two lines clicking, that never materialized. Where Finley is slotted during training camp should be one of the more interesting questions for fantasy owners.

2012-13

Grabner had a disappointing sophomore season on the Island, as he clocked in at 20 goals after potting 34 the year before as a rookie. Leg injuries factored in Grabner's production drop last year, as they hindered his speed -- a huge part of his game. While he posted 54 fewer shots than in 2010-11, he also suddenly showed inability to light the lamp on breakaways. The year before, Grabner seemed to get one of those every other game, but last year, he didn't have the skills or luck to repeat his success. In other words, the chances were there, but the production wasn't. Grabner's value remains higher in keeper leagues, and a return to his 30-goal form could make him a bargain at the end of this year's drafts.

2011-12

Grabner was one of the most pleasant surprises of the 2010-11 season. After being released by the Panthers in training camp, Islanders GM Garth Snow made another shrewd waiver claim and grabbed Grabner. All Grabner did was pot 34 goals and add 18 assists on the way to becoming a finalist for the Calder Trophy. Possessing unmatched quickness, Grabner's as good as gone when he has a step on a defender. The one problem is that he only scored two power-play goals last year, though he did have six shorthanded. The Islanders are acquiring more and more offensive talent, but Grabner will still be a key component to any success the team may have this coming season.

2010-11

We suggest not hitting the snooze alarm when it comes to Grabner, one of this season's deep fantasy sleepers. At the moment, Grabner's more popular in Vancouver since he appeared in 20 games as a rookie with the Canucks last season, but the Panthers should give this score-happy forward every opportunity to command the team's young and talented offensive corps in 2010-11, all while putting his fantasy stock in the green.

2009-10

Grabner, 22, finished the 2008-09 season with 40 goals and 25 assists in 88 games, including playoffs, for the Manitoba of the AHL. All marks were career bests for Grabner, who finally appears to be taking full advantage of his superb speed. He's expected to get a long look with the Canucks during training camp and could even sneak into the top-six come opening night.

2008-09

The 14th overall selection in the 2006 NHL Draft had an impressive campaign with Manitoba last year, notching 22 goals and 22 assists. The speedy winger has 30 goal potential and could find a roster spot with the Canucks as soon as this season. Grabner could be worth a look in deep leagues if he sticks with the Canucks out of training camp.

2007-08

Grabner should see limited time on the parent club in the 2007-08 season, but not enough to warrant a spot on redraft teams. Keeper league owners will get a look at the prospect, but shouldn't expect much more unless serious injuries or ineffectiveness strike the Canucks' forwards.

2006-07

An offensive right winger, Grabner may have the skill set ideal to shine in the NHL. It's unlikely that he plays for any significant time this upcoming season, but should make his NHL debut in 2007-08. Keeper league owners should look to stash this kid until then.

2005-06

No doubt about it, Grabner has high-end skills. That is, when he chooses to use them. He's a bit of a poacher and he got a bad rap for taking a few shifts off, but that might be a product of playing on a bad team with little support. He's lightning-fast and boy, can he score goals. He'll need some time to develop a better conscience in his own zone and if he can do it, he'll carve himself a spot as a very, very good scorer in the NHL.