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Brock Nelson

23-Year-Old Center – New York Islanders

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014-15 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Nelson finished his first NHL season with 14 goals and 26 points in 70 games while seeing most of his action on the third or fourth line. Could he handle a bigger load? Probably, but the Isles are loaded with young centers, and the presence of John Tavares and Mikhail Grabov...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 206   DOB: 10/5/1991   BORN: Minneapolis, Minnesota   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #30 Overall in 2010  

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Brock Nelson Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, entry-level deal with the Isles in April of 2012.

December 3, 2014  –  Brock Nelson News

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After going scoreless for two games, Nelson got right back at it Tuesday, scoring a goal and assisting on Thomas Hickey's overtime winner against the Senators. He finished the night plus-2.

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Brock Nelson NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2013-14 21 NHL NYI 72 14 12 26 -10 12 132 10.6 1 0 14:16 3 4 7 1:51 74 38
2013-14 21 AHL BRI 1 0 1 1 2 2 0 0
2014-15 22 NHL NYI 31 13 11 24 4 12 81 16.0 1 0 16:45 8 3 11 3:38 50 18
2014-15 Proj 22 NHL NYI 77 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Brock Nelson

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Time On Ice Stats

16:45

Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Brock Nelson was on the ice for 16:45.

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Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Brock Nelson was on the ice for 3:38 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2013-14 14:16 1:51
2014-15 16:45 3:38

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Brock Nelson 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Dec 15 NJ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 0 19:01 2:25
Dec 13 CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 4 2 17:07 3:56
Dec 11 at STL 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 14:38 2:17
Dec 9 at MIN 1 0 1 -1 2 1 0 0 1 100.0 0 3 19:16 4:57
Dec 6 STL 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 1 14:50 4:37
Dec 4 at OTT 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 100.0 0 1 18:31 4:10
Dec 2 OTT 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 1 0 15:16 1:33
Nov 29 NJ 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 13:47 2:54
Nov 28 at WAS 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 0 14:06 2:26
Nov 26 WAS 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 15:32 2:03
Nov 24 PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 16:09 2:57
Nov 22 PIT 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 2 0 15:29 2:46
Nov 21 at PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 16:09 1:03
Nov 18 TB 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 8 12.5 0 0 17:51 6:00
Nov 15 at TB 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 7 14.3 0 1 16:04 4:25
Nov 14 at FLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 15:21 3:29
Nov 11 COL 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 1 15:17 4:36
Nov 8 at ARI 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 18:09 3:44
Nov 6 at LA 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 1 1 18:32 5:35
Nov 5 at ANH 0 1 1 -1 2 0 1 0 5 0.0 2 2 19:03 2:16
Nov 1 at SJ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 21:44 4:15
Oct 30 at COL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 4 0 17:09 7:19
Oct 28 WPG 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 4 25.0 1 0 18:16 4:45
Oct 25 DAL 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 1 14:47 1:35
Oct 23 at BOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 1 13:29 1:09
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Oct 21 TOR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 3 0 17:28 5:39
Oct 18 at PIT 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 17:25 7:29
Oct 16 SJ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 14:47 1:31
Oct 14 at NYR 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 2 0 17:05 4:18
Oct 11 CAR 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 100.0 2 1 19:23 3:31
Oct 10 at CAR 2 2 4 2 0 1 0 0 3 66.7 2 0 17:46 2:59

Brock Nelson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Nelson scored a power-play goal in Saturday's 4-1 win over Pittsburgh. It was his third goal and fourth point in his last four games.

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Nelson tallied a goal and assist and fired off eight shots in Tuesday's win over the Lightning.

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Nelson scored his eighth goal of the season in Saturday's loss to Tampa Bay. He has 16 points in 17 games this season.

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Nelson netted the Islanders' only goal of the game in their shootout victory over the Kings on Thursday.

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Coach Jack Capuano said Friday that Nelson would be elevated to the top line with John Tavares and Kyle Okposo for Saturday's game against the Sharks, Arthur Staple of Newsday reports.

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Nelson finished with a goal and an assist in 18:16 worth of action Tuesday against the Jets.

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Nelson tallied a goal, an assist and a plus-3 rating in Saturday's 7-5 victory over the Stars.

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Nelson's assist in Saturday's loss to the Penguins gives him eight points, including four goals, in the first five games of the season. He's picked up at least one point in four of those five games.

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Nelson scored the game-winning goal in the Islanders' 6-2 win over the Rangers on Tuesday.

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Nelson's hot start to the season continued Saturday with a goal and assist in Saturday's 4-3 win over Carolina.

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Nelson put on a clinic in Friday's season-opening win over Carolina, recording two goals and two assists.

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Nelson was sent face first into the boards during Friday night's game, according to Newsday's Arthur Staple.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

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2013-14

Nelson made his debut with the Islanders during their playoff loss to the Penguins. He will compete for a bottom-six forward position in training camp but will probably begin the season with Bridgeport of the AHL as the Islanders don't have many openings on their NHL roster.

2012-13

Nelson will begin his pro career this year, more than likely at the AHL level after signing an entry-level deal with the Isles upon completing his sophomore season at the University of North Dakota. He is a power forward who posted 28 goals and 47 points in 42 games for the Fighting Sioux last year, but still needs quite a bit of seasoning before he is ready to play in the NHL.

2011-12

In Nelson's first season at the University of North Dakota, he had eight goals and 13 assists in 42 games, not exactly the big time numbers you want to see out of a power forward. He will play at least one more season in college before signing his pro contract.

2010-11

The Islanders traded up to grab Nelson with the 30th pick in the 2010 draft. Nelson projects as a power forward in the NHL who skates well and has a hard shot, but he still is only 18 years of age and may very well be a couple of seasons away from making his NHL debut.