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Justin Faulk

25-Year-Old Defenseman – Carolina Hurricanes

2016-17 NHL Stats

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14

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17

PP Pts

10

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-12

PIM

30

2016-17 NHL Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Faulk had a terrific start to the 2015-16 season with 30 points in his first 36 games leading up to Dec. 27, but faded badly after that. He had just four points in his next 18 games before suffering an ankle injury in early February, missing the better part of six weeks, and...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 215   DOB: 3/20/1992   BORN: South St. Paul, Minnesota   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd, #37 Overall in 2010   Show ContractHide Contract

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Justin Faulk Contract Information:

Signed a six-year, $29 million contract extension with the Panthers in March of 2014.

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Faulk (undisclosed) took pregame line rushes, signaling that he will likely suit up for Tuesday's clash with the Islanders.

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Justin Faulk 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
2011-12 19 NHL CAR 66 8 14 22 -16 29 101 7.9 2 0 22:51 5 7 12 3:02 113 85
2012-13 20 NHL CAR 38 5 10 15 1 15 76 6.6 0 1 24:00 1 2 3 2:39 63 47
2013-14 21 NHL CAR 76 5 27 32 -9 37 152 3.3 1 0 23:25 2 6 8 2:07 94 102
2014-15 22 NHL CAR 82 15 34 49 -19 30 238 6.3 4 2 24:26 7 13 20 2:43 157 114
2015-16 23 NHL CAR 64 16 21 37 -22 27 184 8.7 4 0 24:03 12 5 17 3:13 109 65
2016-17 24 NHL CAR 66 14 17 31 -12 30 188 7.4 2 0 23:02 3 7 10 2:42 101 76
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#1Right Defenseman
  1. Justin Faulk
  2. Brett Pesce
  3. Ryan Murphy
Carolina Hurricanes

2016-17 Time On Ice Stats

23:02

Average Time On Ice

On average, Justin Faulk was on the ice for 23:02.

2:42

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Justin Faulk was on the ice for 2:42 during power plays.

0:42

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Justin Faulk was on the ice for 0:42 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2014-15 24:26 2:43 1:59
2015-16 24:03 3:13 1:54
2016-17 23:02 2:42 0:42

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2016-17 NHL Game Log   Justin Faulk
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Mar 25 NJD@NJD 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 20:33 1:15
Mar 23 MON@MON 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 5 1 24:35 2:06
Mar 21 FLA@FLA 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 22:15 1:24
Mar 19 PHI@PHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 3 23:01 2:30
Mar 18 NAS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 5 3 24:25 4:22
Mar 16 MIN 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 23:11 3:22
Mar 14 NYI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 21:05 2:18
Mar 13 NYI@NYI 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 66.7 2 1 24:07 1:33
Mar 11 TOR 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 1 1 26:14 1:57
Mar 9 NYR 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 1 24:20 4:07
Mar 7 COL@COL 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 0 1 22:43 2:53
Mar 5 ARI@ARI 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 0 1 0.0 4 0 21:52 1:30
Mar 3 ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 27:23 2:48
Mar 1 TAM@TAM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 25:03 2:22
Feb 28 FLA@FLA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 26:35 0:37
Feb 26 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 24:58 1:05
Feb 24 OTT 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 3 25:02 2:39
Feb 21 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 22:28 4:42
Feb 19 TOR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 4 23:56 2:33
Feb 17 COL 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 19:24 2:47
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Feb 11 DAL@DAL 1 0 1 -1 2 1 0 0 2 50.0 1 1 21:50 1:16
Feb 7 WAS@WAS 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 3 22:49 5:05
Feb 4 NYI@NYI 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 22:56 3:59
Feb 3 EDM 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 2 1 20:52 1:34
Jan 31 PHI 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 2 0 20:31 4:26
Jan 26 LOS 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 21:58 4:59
Jan 23 WAS@WAS 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 2 22:16 3:03
Jan 21 CLM@CLM 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 0 3 24:53 4:07
Jan 20 PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 21:07 3:24
Jan 17 CLM@CLM 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 19:43 1:44
Jan 14 NYI 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 6 16.7 1 3 22:32 0:00
Jan 13 BUF 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 22:27 3:37
Jan 10 CLM 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 3 21:29 1:44
Jan 8 BOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 21:25 1:18
Jan 6 CHI@CHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 25:26 3:28
Jan 5 STL@STL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 21:46 4:14
Jan 3 NJD Did Not Play
Dec 31 TAM@TAM Did Not Play
Dec 30 CHI Did Not Play
Dec 28 PIT@PIT Did Not Play
Dec 23 BOS 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 7 14.3 4 1 22:58 2:08
Dec 22 BUF@BUF 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 50.0 1 1 22:32 4:47
Dec 17 BUF 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 3 23:17 0:28
Dec 16 WAS 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 5 20.0 3 0 24:33 5:00
Dec 13 VAN 1 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 9 11.1 0 0 22:21 1:42
Dec 10 SAN@SAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 21:26 0:26
Dec 8 LOS@LOS 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 2 21:36 0:00
Dec 7 ANA@ANA 0 1 1 -3 0 0 1 0 7 0.0 1 1 23:33 4:42
Dec 4 TAM 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 18:37 3:37
Dec 3 NYR@NYR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 0 21:54 2:15
Dec 1 BOS@BOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 4 1 21:07 1:18
Nov 29 NYR@NYR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 2 21:48 2:31
Nov 27 FLA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 2 21:56 3:04
Nov 26 OTT@OTT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 23:27 0:05
Nov 24 MON@MON 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 2 0 25:15 3:40
Nov 22 TOR@TOR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 18:44 1:06
Nov 20 WPG 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 0.0 5 0 26:08 6:08
Nov 18 MON 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 2 23:26 1:05
Nov 15 SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 2 22:49 0:37
Nov 12 WAS Did Not Play
Nov 10 ANA Did Not Play
Nov 8 NJD@NJD Did Not Play
Nov 6 NJD 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 1 19:32 3:02
Nov 5 NAS@NAS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 1 25:56 2:47
Nov 1 OTT@OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 1 27:40 3:56
Oct 30 PHI 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 24:58 1:33
Oct 28 NYR 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 2 24:25 1:00
Oct 25 DET@DET 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 3 0 26:20 4:04
Oct 22 PHI@PHI 1 0 1 -3 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 0 1 21:15 5:06
Oct 20 CGY@CGY 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 3 25:49 6:41
Oct 18 EDM@EDM 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 23:10 2:57
Oct 16 VAN@VAN 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 33.3 0 2 21:52 2:09
Oct 13 WPG@WPG 0 1 1 -1 4 0 1 0 0 0.0 2 0 24:58 3:11

Justin Faulk: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Faulk is considered questionable for Tuesday night's matchup with the Islanders after blocking a shot in the third period of Monday's win over the same squad.

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Faulk collected two goals over 24:07 of ice time during Monday's win over the Islanders.

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Faulk snapped a nine-game pointless drought with his 12th goal of the season during Tuesday's 3-1 loss to the Avalanche.

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Faulk (illness) was on the ice for morning skate Sunday and is expected to play in the evening's contest against Toronto.

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Faulk missed Saturday's practice due to an illness, but is expected to play Sunday against Toronto.

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Faulk scored a goal, added an assist and registered six shots on net during Saturday's win over the Islanders.

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The Hurricanes activated Faulk (lower body) off injured reserve Thursday.

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Faulk (lower body) has a chance of returning during the Hurricanes' upcoming two-game road trip, per coach Bill Peters.

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Faulk (lower body) has been placed on injured reserve.

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Faulk is considered week-to-week with a lower-body injury sustained in the second half of Friday's game against the Bruins.

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Faulk registerd a goal and an assist Friday, spearheading a 3-2 comeback overtime win against the Bruins.

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Faulk had by far his finest game of the season in Tuesday's win over Vancouver, scoring a goal on nine shots to go with two assists and a plus-3 rating.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016-17

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2015-16

After emerging on the fringe of the fantasy radar with a 32-point campaign in 2013-14, Faulk took a quantum leap forward this past season. The 23-year-old announced himself as a dangerous offensive defenseman, potting 15 goals and supplying 49 points in 82 games. The puck-moving blueliner finished third among all NHL defensemen with seven power-play goals, helping the Hurricanes’ man advantage unit operate at an impressive 18.8 percent success rate. He also finished fourth among all NHL rearguards with a whopping 238 shots on goal and contributed a clutch four game-winning tallies. Faulk’s willingness to jump into the play and his tremendous offensive instincts could make him a top-10 fantasy blueliner entering the 2015-16 season, if he's not already being universally viewed as such. The youngster epitomizes everything you could want in an under-25 defenseman, and with talented newcomer James Wisniewski potentially set to become Faulk’s new power-play partner, there's no reason the 2010 second-round draft pick can’t make a run at the 50-point mark this season.

2014-15

Last season, Faulk set career-highs in points (32), games played (76), shots on goal (152) and blocked shots (102), while proving to be one of the Hurricanes’ better blue line options, playing on the top defensive pairing alongside Andrej Sekera. In return, the team inked Faulk to a six-year, $29 million contract extension in March, which should keep him in Raleigh long term. From a fantasy standpoint, perhaps the biggest knock against Faulk is his supporting cast, as the ‘Canes are one of the weaker teams in the league offensively (2.50 goals per game in 2013-14; 22nd in the league), giving him few high-scoring teammates to dish the puck to every night. However, at just 21 years old, Faulk has not yet hit his prime and figures to keep getting better.

2013-14

Faulk is a talented offensive defenseman with upside. He had 15 points in 38 games last season. He is just 19 but the potential is there for him to become a solid value buy for alert fantasy owners. But, your window for a steal maybe fast closing as Faulk is a strong candidate to make the U.S. roster for the upcoming 2014 Olympics in Sochi.

2012-13

If you find yourself looking for a promising, young defenseman, be certain to target Faulk, who finished second among rookie defensemen in points with 22. Faulk saw substantial power-play time in his 66 games and led the Hurricanes in average time on ice; 12 of his 22 points came on the power play. A hapless defensive club, Carolina looked to get their 2010 second-round selection involved with the big club early and often this past season, and will likely give him a similarly high number of opportunities to develop in 2012-2013. Faulk is of more value in keeper leagues and has much upside in deep single-season seasons as well.

2011-12

Evidently in need of blueliners for the future, the Hurricanes selected five defensemen between seven rounds of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, with the American-born Faulk hearing his name called in the second round (No. 37 overall). As a freshman for the University of Minnesota-Duluth in 2010-11, Faulk registered 33 points (8 G, 25 A) and 47 penalty minutes in 39 games before winning a national title with his collegiate club in 2011. The high-scoring rearguard also was able to get a head start on his pro career by appearing in three rounds of the 2011 Calder Cup playoffs with the Charlotte Checkers, the Hurricanes’ minor league affiliate. It’s reasonable to expect more seasoning out of Faulk before he heads to the NHL, but his signing a three-year contract with the Hurricanes last April tells us that Carolina is serious about the young prospect. He’ll be one to consider for keeper leagues in the near future.

2010-11

The Hurricanes went after Faulk with the 37th pick of the 2010 Entry Draft. At an even 6-foot, Faulk is on the shorter side for a defenseman, but he compensates by handling the puck well and having a rifle for a shot. Faulk is just another hint that Carolina wants to pump more offense into their blue line for the future.