Mika Zibanejad C OTT 4 weeks ago

Zibanejad said Tuesday that he is suffering from a bruised knee, TSN.ca reports.

Zibanejad played through the injury during the Senators' first-round series defeat to the Canadiens, accumulating a goal and three assists over the six games. The ailment is just a minor one and should be fully healed by the time training camp commences in the fall.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 1 month ago

Zibanejad contributed a pair of helpers in Friday's Game 5 win over Montreal.

It was the second multi-point outing of the playoffs for Zibanejad, who has collected four points in five games. Trailing the Canadiens 3-2 in their first-round series, the Senators will be looking to Zibanejad's line with Bobby Ryan to have another strong showing in Game 6 Sunday in Ottawa. With linemate Bobby Ryan snapping a 16-game goalless drought Friday, Zibanejad's production could increase as a result.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 2 months ago

Zibanejad notched an assist in Tuesday's overtime win over the Penguins.

After collecting a pair of power-play points over the weekend against the Capitals, Zibanejad stayed involved Tuesday night, setting up Mike Hoffman's game-tying goal with less than two minutes remaining. The 21-year-old seems to have found his niche on the Sens' second line, where he's produced 20 goals and 46 points over 78 games this season.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 2 months ago

Zibanejad potted two goals in Monday's 5-2 win over the Sharks.

Zibanejad has now worked his way onto the scoresheet in four straight and has run his March tally to 10 points in 12 games. The 21-year-old is having a breakout campaign with 19 goals to go along with 24 assists in 70 contests and figures to shoot up fantasy draft boards entering next season.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 2 months ago

Zibanejad collected an assist in Thursday's 6-4 win over the Bruins.

Zibanejad, a forward in his third year, naturally keeps improving with more experience under his belt. He has used this season to establish career-bests in goals (17) and assists (23). Zibanejad is not someone you will want to forget in next year's fantasy drafts.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 3 months ago

Zibanejad collected an assist in Wednesday's 3-1 win over the Jets.

Zibanejad has now recorded a point in a season-best five consecutive games. He's rebounded from a rough first two months of the season to provide 13 goals and 19 assists since the beginning of December, amounting to a splendid 0.82 points per game.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 3 months ago

Zibanejad was credited with an assist in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Sharks.

The power-play helper brings Zibanejad's point streak to three games, the second such streak he's compiled in February. In the process of picking up the assist, Zibanejad tied last season's career-high total of 33 points, requiring 11 fewer games to do so.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 3 months ago

Zibanejad registered a pair of helpers and finished with a plus-2 rating in Monday's 6-3 loss to the Red Wings.Zibanejad is getting back on a roll after four games off the scoresheet as he's rattled off four points in his last three games. He's just three points shy of his career-high mark of 33 points from last season, and should easily set a new best in both goals and assists.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 3 months ago

Zibanejad claimed an assist and earned two PIM in Saturday's 7-2 win over the Oilers.After opening February without a point in his first four games, Zibanejad has recorded a goal and assist in back-to-back contests. The 21-year-old has been prone to inconsistency this season, but is still on track to surpass his production from 2013-14. It once appeared that Zibanejad was encroaching on Kyle Turris' territory as the Sens' No. 1 center, but Turris has since solidified himself in that role by improving his offensive output over the last several contests.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 4 months ago

Zibanejad picked up an assist and provided the final goal of the game in a 7-2 win over the Coyotes on Saturday.

Zibanejad has found the net in three straight games and has pointed in four straight, attempting 12 shots during that span. The young center has always been lauded for his talent, and it seems like he's really starting to settle in to his destiny as a long-term fixture in the Sens' top six.