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Brooks Laich

34-Year-Old Center – Los Angeles Kings

2017-18 NHL Stats

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2017-18 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

There was no outlook written for Brooks Laich in 2017-18. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 200   DOB: 6/23/1983   BORN: Wawota, Saskatchewan   DRAFTED: 6th Rd, #193 Overall in 2001   Show ContractHide Contract

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Brooks Laich Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Kings in October of 2017.

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Laich agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract with Los Angeles on Thursday, Jon Rosen of Fox Sports West reports.

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Brooks Laich 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 22 73 7 14 21 -9 26 118 5.9 1 0 1 0 1
2006-07 23 73 8 10 18 -2 29 119 6.7 0 3 2 0 2
2007-08 24 82 21 16 37 -3 35 122 17.2 4 2 8 0 8
2008-09 25 82 23 30 53 -1 31 185 12.4 3 1 17:17 9 14 23 2:40 98 42
2009-10 26 78 25 34 59 16 34 222 11.3 4 1 18:17 12 9 21 2:57 93 39
2010-11 27 NHL WAS 82 16 32 48 14 46 207 7.7 3 1 18:25 4 9 13 3:00 113 54
2011-12 28 NHL WAS 82 16 25 41 -8 34 191 8.4 5 1 18:30 5 4 9 2:12 120 92
2012-13 29 NHL WAS 9 1 3 4 2 6 10 10.0 0 0 16:32 0 1 1 0:50 14 6
2013-14 30 NHL WAS 51 8 7 15 -7 16 75 10.7 1 1 17:15 1 2 3 1:21 62 35
2014-15 31 NHL WAS 66 7 13 20 -2 24 106 6.6 2 0 14:43 0 1 1 0:23 107 53
2015-16 32 NHL TOR 21 1 6 7 -6 2 35 2.9 0 0 13:59 0 0 0 0:53 43 9
2015-16 32 NHL WAS 60 1 6 7 -7 16 66 1.5 1 0 10:33 0 0 0 0:03 83 25
2017-18 34 NHL LA 12 0 1 1 -5 6 10 0.0 0 0 11:12 0 0 0 0:02 22 5

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Brooks Laich – Playing Time Overview

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2017-18 Time On Ice Stats

11:12

Average Time On Ice

On average, Brooks Laich was on the ice for 11:12.

0:02

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Brooks Laich was on the ice for 0:02 during power plays.

1:26

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Brooks Laich was on the ice for 1:26 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2015-16 13:59 0:53 1:39
2015-16 10:33 0:03 2:05
2017-18 11:12 0:02 1:26

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2017-18 NHL Game Log   Brooks Laich
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Nov 19 VGK@VGK Did Not Play
Nov 18 FLA Did Not Play
Nov 16 BOS Did Not Play
Nov 14 VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 9:00 0:00
Nov 12 SAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 9:10 0:00
Nov 9 TAM 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 12:54 0:00
Nov 7 ANA@ANA 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 4 0 8:41 0:00
Nov 4 NAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 0 7:23 0:00
Nov 2 TOR 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 8:41 0:00
Oct 30 STL@STL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 15:53 0:00
Oct 28 BOS@BOS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 14:34 0:27
Oct 26 MON@MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 17:00 0:00
Oct 24 OTT@OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 10:25 0:00
Oct 23 TOR@TOR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 8:31 0:00
Oct 21 CLM@CLM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 12:07 0:00
Oct 18 MON Did Not Play

Brooks Laich: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Laich had his PTO deal with Los Angeles expire Sunday, but he will continue to practice with the team, LA Kings Insider Jon Rosen reports.

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Laich will join Los Angeles for training camp on a professional tryout agreement.

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Laich (elbow) was on the ice for an informal workout with the Kings on Wednesday, Jon Rosen of LA Kings Insider reports, adding that the veteran is expected to garner a professional tryout agreement with the team.

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Laich underwent elbow surgery and is rehabbing neither with the Maple Leafs nor the minor-league affiliate Marlies, John Matisz of the Toronto Sun reports.

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Laich was placed on waivers after he told The Athletic this weekend that he either wanted to play for the Leafs or be moved to another NHL team.

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Laich was demoted to AHL Toronto on Tuesday, James Mirtle of The Globe and Mail reports.

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Laich has cleared waivers and remains with the Leafs, reports Sportsnet 590TheFAN.

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Laich was placed on waivers by the Maple Leafs on Sunday, Bob McKenzie of TSN reports.

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Laich scored the Leafs' only goal in a 4-1 loss to the Sabres on Thursday night.

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Laich (foot) will rejoin the lineup Monday against the Flames, Mark Masters of TSN reports.

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Laich took a Dion Phaneuf slap shot off the inside of the foot in Saturday's game against Ottawa. He left the game and did not return.

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Laich has been traded to the Maple Leafs, Sportsnet reports, with Jonas Siegel of The Canadian Press adding that he's expected to play Monday against the Lightning.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017-18

There was no outlook written for Brooks Laich.

2016-17

Laich brings a big body and veteran presence to the Leafs' fourth line and penalty kill. He can play both center and right wing, but he'll likely start the season at pivot. Sure, he can play up a line if there's an injury situation in Hogtown, but the Leafs have a lot of youngsters that will need ice time. And the fourth line just isn't an ideal place for that to happen. Laich will be great in the room and in the community, pick up a few points and if he can play a regular shift become a classic veteran-without-a-Cup target for a contender by trade deadline. But none of thse things spell fantasy value.

2014-15

Once an undisputed core member of the Caps, injuries and inconsistency have plagued Laich in recent seasons, and 2013-2014 was no different. A groin injury sustained during the most recent lockout has morphed into a chronic issue for Laich, who was only able to play 51 games last season, tallying eight goals and 15 points. Accounting for $4.5 million against the salary cap, Laich appeared headed towards a compliance buyout once a new general manager was found, but the organization decided against it, and Laich has continued to profess that his groin issues will be a thing of the past. The team seems committed to getting Laich back on track, and he is considered an option to replace the departed Mikhail Grabovski as the teams second-line center, though he looked out of place in that role last season. With stiff competition and and a history of debilitating groin issues, hopes that Laich will be able to revive his days as a 20-goal and 50-point player may be misplaced, but the team believes he has some gas left in the tank. He remains a reach from a fantasy perspective except in very deep leagues.

2013-14

Laich played in just nine games last year after suffering a sports hernia early in the season. He had played in 70-plus games in seven consecutive seasons going into 2012-2013. He notched 40 or more points in four straight seasons and was close to returning to the Caps lineup when they were eliminated from the playoffs last season. Due to the injury, Laich may be a nice under-the-radar grab in the end-game drafts of deeper leagues.

2012-13

Washington's on-ice leader, Laich is a fan favorite in DC and one of the team's most versatile forwards. Laich has played with Alexander Ovechkin as his winger in previous seasons, but Laich's true value lies in his leadership and work ethic. Unfortunately, those two facets of his game are not measurable by statistics. Laich potted 16 goals for the second-straight season, notching 41 total points. If he plays with the team's top six forwards, Laich could be a decent option in the later rounds of deeper leagues, but, for now, he's worth more to Washington than most rosters.

2011-12

Laich tested free agency this summer, but eventually decided on returning to Washington. With a lack of centermen, Laich may be asked to center the second line. For fantasy owners, he will be a very hot commodity, especially with the possibility of Alexander Semin and Troy Brouwer on either side. Since becoming a mainstay in D.C., Laich has steadily improved every season. He had his best year in 2009-10, but still produced right under 50 points last season. Look for him to take advantage of his new role this season if that is what is asked of him and get back into the area of 60 points. He will also be asked to play a good deal on the man advantage. Do not hesitate to grab him on draft day if the price is right.

2010-11

Last season, Laich took another big leap forward by posting career bests in goals and assists, but most surprising was his plus-16 rating - the first time that hes been on the positive end of the rating in the six years that hes been in the league. Also, each year, Laich is getting awarded with more ice time per game. Hes one of several Washington skaters not named Alex Ovechkin that possesses sufficient fantasy value ahead of the 2010-11 season. Laich is currently on track to open the year centering the Caps' second scoring line.

2009-10

Laich, the 26-year-old center is fresh off his career best season in goals (23), assists (30), and points (53), while playing in all 82 regular season games. He has finally came into his own and his gritty play has really helped the Caps' secondary scoring the last few seasons. He may not be an overrated player coming into this season, but should be relevant in deeper leagues.

2008-09

Laich, the 25-year-old center is fresh off his career best season in goals (21), assists (16), and points (37), while playing in all 82 regular season games. He flourished after being moved to the Caps' second line, recording 12 goals and 20 points in his final 22 games. Fantasy- wise, his value may be a bit overrated, considering his output can be related to who his linemates were last season. It is unsure of what line he will man, but be sure to keep an eye on him during training camp.

2007-08

Laich was converted from center to the wing last season, and will likely remain there in 2007-08. The Capitals don't have a clear second-line right winger, but most likely Laich -- who had only 18 points in 73 games last season -- will end up on a checking line.

2006-07

It'll be interesting to see what the Caps do with Laich, as the organization is extremely thin at center. With Jeff Halpern gone to free agency, Laich will likely battle it out with Brian Sutherby and Kris Beech to see who will center the Caps' second line in 2006-07. If he gets the nod, the 22-year-old -- who filled in well centering the second line when Halpern missed time due to injury last season -- could be among the Caps' top scorers.

2005-06

After putting up 33 points in 44 games with AHL Binghamton in the Ottawa organization in 2003-04, Laich received sporadic playing time for the Caps' AHL affiliate and only scored four points in 22 games. He received a bit more playing time in 2004-05, and had 16 goals and 26 points in 68 games. This season the 22-year-old should be a top line forward for Hershey, and with the Caps' lack of proven talent on their roster, a positive performance could see him advanced up the organizational depth chart, but its unlikely that Laich will play a major role in the NHL in 2005-06.