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Zach Werenski

20-Year-Old Defenseman – Columbus Blue Jackets

2017-18 NHL Stats

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2017-18 NHL Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Werenski was a revelation as a teenager in his NHL debut last season, immediately stepping into the Blue Jackets lineup as their top offensive weapon on the blue line while holding his own as a defender. The eighth overall pick in 2015 displayed great vision and passing abil...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 209   DOB: 1/7/1997   BORN: Grosse Pointe, Michigan   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #8 Overall in 2015   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a three-year, entry level contract with Columbus in March 2016.

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Werenski scored his seventh goal of the season and added a helper in Tuesday's win over the Hurricanes.

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Zach Werenski 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
2015-16 18 AHL LAK 7 1 0 1 2 0 0 0
2016-17 19 NHL CLS 78 11 36 47 17 14 188 5.9 1 0 20:55 4 17 21 2:47 41 90
2017-18 20 NHL CLS 30 9 7 16 10 6 88 10.2 2 0 23:01 1 2 3 2:54 15 37
2017-18 Proj 20 NHL CLS 79 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Zach Werenski

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#1 Left Defenseman

2017-18 Time On Ice Stats

23:01

Average Time On Ice

On average, Zach Werenski was on the ice for 23:01.

2:54

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Zach Werenski was on the ice for 2:54 during power plays.

0:37

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Zach Werenski was on the ice for 0:37 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2016-17 20:55 2:47 0:45
2017-18 23:01 2:54 0:37

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2017-18 NHL Game Log   Zach Werenski
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Dec 9 ARI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 24:00 2:22
Dec 8 NJD@NJD 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 1 1 26:42 2:08
Dec 5 NJD 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 10 0.0 0 0 26:31 4:48
Dec 2 WAS@WAS 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 6 24:15 0:00
Dec 1 ANA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 23:00 7:18
Nov 28 CAR 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 1 1 28:12 0:59
Nov 27 MON@MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 23:24 6:08
Nov 24 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 22:00 2:17
Nov 22 CGY 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 3 25:02 1:42
Nov 20 BUF@BUF 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 21:13 0:27
Nov 17 NYR 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 2 18:47 0:33
Nov 14 MON@MON 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 3 19:47 2:50
Nov 11 DET@DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 3 23:07 1:08
Nov 10 CAR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 2 21:37 2:21
Nov 7 NAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 24:18 5:18
Nov 6 NYR@NYR 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 21:23 1:07
Nov 4 TAM@TAM 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 24:53 3:38
Nov 2 FLA@FLA 0 2 2 -1 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 22:36 3:21
Oct 30 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 2 23:13 5:31
Oct 28 STL@STL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 21:48 2:12
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Oct 27 WPG 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 0.0 1 1 25:29 4:40
Oct 25 BUF 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 19:59 1:57
Oct 21 LOS 0 1 1 -2 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 1 25:17 3:23
Oct 19 TAM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 25:02 5:06
Oct 17 WPG@WPG 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 1 21:35 2:22
Oct 14 MIN@MIN 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 1 22:38 3:37
Oct 13 NYR 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 20:05 3:49
Oct 10 CAR@CAR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 2 21:49 2:39
Oct 7 CHI@CHI 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 2 2 23:33 3:02
Oct 6 NYI 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 19:07 0:21

Zach Werenski: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Werenski scored a second-period goal and logged 18:47 of ice time during Friday's 2-0 win over the Rangers.

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Werenski scored the overtime winner on his only shot in Tuesday's 2-1 win at Montreal.

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Werenski collected a pair of helpers in Thursday's blowout victory over the Panthers.

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Werenski has been instructed by Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella to be more aggressive on the attack, The Columbus Dispatch reports. "It just gives me the full green light to go offensive, take chances and be aggressive, stay up in the play," Werenski said. "I've kind of shied away from that the last few games, so I have to get back to it."

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Werenski scored his second goal of 2017-18 in a 5-4 overtime victory against the Wild on Saturday.

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Werenski assisted on two of his team's three goals in a 3-1 win over the Rangers on Friday.

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Werenski scored a power-play goal during Friday's 5-0 win over the Islanders.

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Werenski (face) has been given the all-clear to start prepping for the 2017-18 campaign.

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Werenski (face) is a finalist for the 2017 Calder Trophy, the Toronto Sun reports.

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Werenski (face) will miss the rest of the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs after suffering a facial fracture Sunday against the Penguins.

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Werenski took a puck to the face in the second period of Sunday's Game 3 overtime loss to the Penguins. He left briefly before returning in the third period wearing full facial protection, but was unable to suit up for overtime because the swelling in his eye worsened, making it hard for him to see, Nick Cotsonika of NHL.com reports. He also scored a power-play goal in the contest.

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Werenski (shoulder) was in the lineup for Wednesday's Game 1 against the Penguins, going scoreless with six shots, a block and a hit over 25:19 on the ice.

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