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Manny Malhotra

34-Year-Old Center – Montreal Canadiens

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

After Vancouver let Malhotra walk amid concerns about a scary eye injury, the Hurricanes took a flyer on the center, who played 69 games for Carolina and was second in the NHL with a 59.4 faceoff percentage. That's his specialty and the Canadiens reap the benefit he provides...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 207   DOB: 5/18/1980   BORN: Mississauga, Ontario   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #7 Overall in 1998   Show ContractHide Contract

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Manny Malhotra Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $850,000 contract with the Canadiens in July of 2014.

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Malhotra scored his first goal of the season in Saturday night's 4-0 win over the Maple Leafs.

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Manny Malhotra 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 58 10 21 31 1 41 102 9.8 0 1 1 0 1
2006-07 26 82 9 16 25 -8 76 109 8.3 3 0 2 0 2
2007-08 27 71 11 18 29 -2 34 112 9.8 2 0 2 0 2
2008-09 28 77 11 24 35 9 28 116 9.5 3 0 18:01 0 6 6 1:05 74 52
2009-10 29 71 14 19 33 17 41 111 12.6 4 0 15:37 2 6 8 1:22 66 38
2010-11 30 NHL VAN 72 11 19 30 9 22 111 9.9 2 1 16:10 3 3 6 0:47 57 74
2011-12 31 NHL VAN 78 7 11 18 -11 14 60 11.7 2 0 12:21 0 0 0 0:04 44 45
2012-13 32 NHL VAN 9 0 0 0 -3 0 2 0.0 0 0 11:08 0 0 0 0:12 8 4
2013-14 33 NHL CAR 69 7 6 13 0 18 53 13.2 1 0 11:36 0 0 0 0:04 82 56
2014-15 34 NHL MON 58 1 3 4 -6 12 46 2.2 1 0 10:51 0 0 0 0:03 37 62
2014-15 34 ECHL BAK 59 4 20 24 -18 82 0 1

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Time On Ice Stats

10:51

Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Manny Malhotra was on the ice for 10:51.

0:03

Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Manny Malhotra was on the ice for 0:03 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2012-13 11:08 0:12
2013-14 11:36 0:04
2014-15 10:51 0:03

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Manny Malhotra 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 22 at OTT Did Not Play
Apr 19 at OTT Did Not Play
Apr 17 OTT Did Not Play
Apr 15 OTT Did Not Play
Apr 11 at TOR Did Not Play
Apr 9 DET Did Not Play
Apr 5 at FLA Did Not Play
Apr 3 at NJ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 9:49 0:00
Apr 2 WAS Did Not Play
Mar 30 TB Did Not Play
Mar 28 FLA Did Not Play
Mar 26 at WPG Did Not Play
Mar 24 at NSH Did Not Play
Mar 21 SJ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 6:40 0:00
Mar 19 CAR 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 13:39 0:00
Mar 17 at FLA 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 10:33 0:00
Mar 16 at TB Did Not Play
Mar 14 at NYI Did Not Play
Mar 12 OTT Did Not Play
Mar 10 TB Did Not Play
Mar 7 at ARI Did Not Play
Mar 5 at LA Did Not Play
Mar 4 at ANH Did Not Play
Mar 2 at SJ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 1 13:17 0:00
Feb 28 TOR 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 0 12:46 0:00
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Feb 26 at CLS 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 10:23 0:00
Feb 24 at STL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 2 11:46 0:00
Feb 21 CLS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 11:25 0:00
Feb 19 FLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 10:12 0:00
Feb 18 at OTT Did Not Play
Feb 16 at DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 11:49 0:03
Feb 14 TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 9:30 0:00
Feb 12 EDM Did Not Play
Feb 10 PHI Did Not Play
Feb 8 at BOS Did Not Play
Feb 7 NJ Did Not Play
Feb 3 BUF Did Not Play
Feb 1 ARI 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 8:56 0:00
Jan 31 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 8:20 0:00
Jan 29 at NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 7:15 0:00
Jan 27 DAL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 9:05 0:03
Jan 20 NSH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 3 10:32 0:00
Jan 17 NYI 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 11:49 0:00
Jan 15 at OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 9:15 0:00
Jan 14 at CLS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 7:40 0:00
Jan 10 PIT Did Not Play
Jan 6 TB 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 7:44 0:00
Jan 3 at PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 10:00 0:00
Jan 2 at NJ Did Not Play
Dec 30 at FLA Did Not Play
Dec 29 at CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 10:44 0:00
Dec 23 at NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 6:25 0:00
Dec 20 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 8:09 1:12
Dec 18 ANH 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 5 9:51 0:00
Dec 16 CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 3 14:22 0:46
Dec 12 LA 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 2 12:32 0:01
Dec 9 VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 10:02 0:04
Dec 6 at DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 12:23 0:00
Dec 5 at CHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 3 13:53 0:00
Dec 3 at MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 12:32 0:00
Dec 1 at COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 13:30 0:00
Nov 29 BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 9:13 0:00
Nov 28 at BUF 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 8:50 0:00
Nov 23 at NYR 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 9:58 0:00
Nov 22 at BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 12:35 0:00
Nov 20 STL 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 3 11:44 0:00
Nov 18 PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 9:20 0:00
Nov 16 at DET 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 12:59 0:07
Nov 15 PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 11:40 0:00
Nov 13 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 3 9:22 0:00
Nov 11 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 2 13:13 0:00
Nov 8 MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 2 13:23 0:00
Nov 5 at BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 10:54 0:00
Nov 4 CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 3 12:40 0:12
Nov 2 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 12:26 0:00
Oct 30 at VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 11:30 0:00
Oct 28 at CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 11:22 0:00
Oct 27 at EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 10:27 0:00
Oct 25 NYR 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 10:05 0:00
Oct 21 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 8:32 0:00
Oct 18 COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 10:28 0:00
Oct 16 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 13:28 0:00
Oct 13 at TB 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 12:28 0:00
Oct 11 at PHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 9:45 0:00
Oct 9 at WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 12:31 0:00
Oct 8 at TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 13:48 0:00

Manny Malhotra: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Malhotra will join the lineup for Thursday's game against the Panthers, with Alex Galchenyuk a late scratch due to the flu, TSN's Chantal Machabee reports.

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Malhotra was a healthy scratch for Tuesday night's game against Florida.

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Malhotra won 15 of 22 faceoffs in Saturday night's 2-0 win over the Bruins. Thirteen of those wins came in the defensive zone.

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Malhotra won 13 of 19 faceoffs in Thursday night's 2-1 shootout win over the Capitals.

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Malhotra has signed a one-year deal with Montreal worth $850,000, CBC.ca reports.

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Malhotra had two goals and an assist in Saturday's 6-3 trouncing of the Senators.

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Malhotra scored in regulation before assisting on Jeff Skinner's overtime winner in Thursday's win over Washington.

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Malhotra, who is averaging roughly 13 minutes per game on the Canes' fourth line, has played fewer than 10 minutes per game three times in the past five contests.

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Malhotra is a combined minus-3 over his last two games and skated just 12:03 against the Canucks on Sunday.

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Malhotra scored the game-winning goal in overtime Tuesday against the Flyers -- his first point of the year.

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Malhotra will be in the lineup Friday against the Lightning, Chip Alexander of the Raleigh News & Observer reports.

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Malhotra agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract with the Hurricanes on Thursday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

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2013-14

After appearing in nine games, Malhotra’s 2012-13 was cut short after he was placed on the IR for the remainder of the season due to issues stemming from a gruesome eye injury he suffered during the 2011-12 season. The 33-year-old veteran has hinted at a possible return to the NHL in 2013-14, but it doesn’t look like he’ll catch on with the Canucks.

2012-13

Considered one of the better two-way, third-line centers in the league just two seasons ago, Malhotra’s productivity has taken a steep hit since a gruesome eye injury late in the 2010-11 season. He finished the 2011-12 campaign with just 18 points (7 G, 11 A) while sporting a career-worst minus-11 rating. The 32-year old center is now in danger of being bought out by the Canucks before the start of the season. If he does manage to stick around, Malhotra will be a fourth-line option and could see his fair share of healthy scratches.

2011-12

Prior to suffering a gruesome eye injury, Malhotra was having a fine season for the Canucks, totaling 30 points (11 G, 19 A) while leading the third line for the first 72 games of the season. Malhotra’s eye injury was originally expected to sideline him for the remainder of the season and possibly threaten his career, but the 31-year-old center was able to make a return during the Stanley Cup Final. With a full offseason to recover, Malhotra should be ready to assume the same third-line duties he held prior to the injury.

2010-11

After an impressive season with the Sharks, Malhotra was awarded a three-year deal from the Canucks this offseason. The gritty two-way forward is expected to take over center duties on the Canucks’ third line. The 30-year-old is mostly known for his abilities in the face-off circle and his defensive play, but he’s been a consistent 30-point threat for the past six seasons.

2008-09

Checking line center scored 11 goals and 29 points last season, which is about his ceiling.

2007-08

Checking forward played in 82 games for the first time in his NHL career last season.

2006-07

Injuries derailed what was shaping up to be a breakout season for face-off wizard Malhotra in '05-'06, but he still managed to set a career high with 31 points in 58 games. If he can stay healthy he's got a shot at 50 points, and fantasy viability.

2005-06

Still only 25, Malhotra still has untapped potential and could be ready to build on the 25 points in 56 games he scored during his first season in Columbus. Whether he can depends in large part on how much ice time he earns with the Blue Jackets big guns such as Rick Nash or Geoff Sanderson.