Francois Beauchemin D ANA 6 days ago

Beauchemin registered two assists in Game 3 on Monday, helping the Ducks to a 5-4 overtime win over the Jets.

Beauchemin's helpers went down as his first points in this quarterfinal round of the playoffs. The veteran defender had 11 goals and 12 assists in the regular season, tallying two points in a contest only one other time (April 1 against Edmonton). He's a solid play in daily leagues and most playoff pools.

Francois Beauchemin D ANA 4 weeks ago

Beauchemin scored his 11th of the season in a 5-1 rout of the Oilers.

The goal marks his second in as many games, his third streak of two or more games with goals this season. He was also able to tally an assist in the game, which pushed him into second all-time amongst Ducks defensemen in assists. He is now 78 behind all-time leader Scott Niedermayer.

Francois Beauchemin D ANA 1 month ago

Beauchemin netted the game-winner early in the third Sunday in New Jersey.

This marks the first time in his 10-year career that Beauchemin has reached double digits in goal, a remarkable achievement for a defenseman who gets limited power play ice time. Beauchemin's previous high in goals was eight.

Francois Beauchemin D ANA 1 month ago

Beauchemin tallied a goal in the Ducks' 2-1 win over the Wild on Friday.

Beauchemin scored in the game's first minute to give the Ducks an early advantage. The blueliner was a hot waiver-wire pickup after notching five goals and two assists in a span of 11 games from Feb. 12 through Mar. 4, but his production has largely died down of late. The goal marked his first point in four games, with Beauchemin only putting five shot on net over that span.

Francois Beauchemin D ANA 2 months ago

Beauchemin scored the go-ahead goal in Monday's shootout win over the Red Wings to extend the veteran defenseman's goal streak to three games.

The scoring is definitely a nice bonus for Beauchemin owners, as he is usually deployed in a largely defensive role. However, With fellow blue-liner Sami Vatanen out for an extended period of time, Beauchemin may continue to see increased opportunity to get on the scoresheet. Worth a look in leagues with deeper formats.

Francois Beauchemin D ANA 2 months ago

Beauchemin picked up a power-play goal in Saturday's 2-1 win over Edmonton. He now has four points, including three goals, in his last five games.There's still some fuel in this 34-year-old's tank and he can deliver some respite from the injuries that are riddling a lot of fantasy blue lines. Check the wire.

Francois Beauchemin D ANA 3 months ago

Beauchemin collected an assist in Tuesday's overtime win over the Hurricanes.

Beauchemin had been held off the score sheet for the previous five games. The blueliner possesses less offensive potential than second-pair mate Hampus Lindholm, but has historically submitted useful hit and blocked shot totals.

Francois Beauchemin D ANA 4 months ago

Beauchemin earned first star honors in Sunday's shootout win over Nashville, scoring the game-tying goal, firing three shots on goal, dishing out four hits, and recording a plus-3 rating in 24:20 of ice time.

An outstanding night for Beauchemin, who now has two goals and seven points in 23 games. Averaging 22:51 of ice time on the Western-Conference leading Ducks, Beauchemin should hit the 20-point barrier this season. While he isn't a huge offensive producer, the veteran is still worth owning in some deep leagues,as he sees power-play time and has produced 20-plus points six times in his career.

Francois Beauchemin D ANA 4 months ago

Beauchemin (finger) will play Saturday against the Coyotes, Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register reports.

Coach Bruce Boudreau confirmed that Beauchemin, who has assisted on five goals in 18 games this season, will return against Arizona after missing more than a month with a broken finger. His minutes may be scaled back a bit in his first couple games back, but the 34-year-old winger has been practicing for a couple weeks now and should be close to 100 percent.

Francois Beauchemin D ANA 4 months ago

Beauchemin (finger) will not rejoin the lineup Monday against the Coytoes, Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register reports.

Beauchemin's initial outlook favored him returning over the weekend, but it appears the Ducks are content giving him Monday and the holiday break off before returning. The team's next game after Monday is Saturday, giving him plenty of extra time to rest up.