Vladimir Tarasenko RW STL 3 Days
Tarasenko picked up an assist Wednesday in a 5-2 loss to Montreal. He was minus-1 with two shots on goal in the contest.
Since February 1, Tarasenko has 12 points in 12 games and has a three-game point streak on the go. The young Russian has a reputation as a goal scorer, but he has 29 assists among his 60 points on the year, which ranks him seventh in the NHL scoring race. His emergence this year as an elite player has rewarded owners that went after him earlier than the competition. Set it and forget it with Tarasenko.
Vladimir Tarasenko RW STL 6 Days
Tarasenko picked up two assists in Saturday's loss to Pittsburgh.The good times continue to roll for the 23-year-old, who has put up back-to-back multi-point games. Tarasenko now has 31 goals, 59 points and a plus-28 rating in 59 games. He's emerged as an elite fantasy threat on a Blues team that is projected to make a deep playoff run. You know what to do.
Vladimir Tarasenko RW STL 7 Days
Tarasenko hit the 30-goal mark for the first time in his career Friday, netting a power-play goal and an even-strength marker in a win over the Bruins.The 23-year-old now has 57 points and a plus-27 rating in 59 games on the season. He's third in the NHL goal-scoring race and had fired a fantasy relevant 203 shots on goal this season -- sixth most in the league. The 23-year-old is an automatic roll every game.
Vladimir Tarasenko RW STL 12 Days
Tarasenko picked up an assist and scored in the shootout Sunday in a 2-1 win over Florida. He was plus-1, took five shots, and added a hit in the contest.Tarasenko continues to do a bit of everything in addition to his prodigious scoring feats. He is tied for the league lead in plus-minus at plus-27 and ranks sixth in shots with 198. Keep rolling him in your lineup as the leap to star status is for real.
Vladimir Tarasenko RW STL 15 Days
Tarasenko scored an empty-netter for his 29th goal of the season Thursday in a win over Tampa Bay. He took five shots and added a blocked shot in the contest.Tarasenko has five goals in his last seven games after scoring just twice in January. While he has fallen just off a point-per-game pace, he leads the Blues in scoring and is still firmly in the top ten of the league in his breakout season.
Vladimir Tarasenko RW STL 20 Days
Tarasenko netted his 28th goal of the season in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Blackhawks.
Tarasenko has been hot all season long, and he's on a roll now as he's scored in four of his last five contests. The 23-year-old moved into a tie for fourth in the league in goals with the tally, and his 53 points and plus-25 rating are also among the best in the league.
Vladimir Tarasenko RW STL 24 Days
Tarasenko scored his 26th goal Tuesday against Tampa Bay to tie the game late in the third period. He was plus-2 and took three shots in the contest.
Tarasenko is heating up again with points in three of his past four games. He ranks eighth in NHL scoring with 51 points and tied for third with a plus-25 rating.
Vladimir Tarasenko RW STL 26 Days
Tarasenko tallied a goal and an assist in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Capitals.
It took just 49 games for Tarasenko to reach the 50-point plateau as he has an even 25 split in goals and assists. He's an elite fantasy option on the wing, and is on pace to eclipse the 80-point mark by the end of the season.
Vladimir Tarasenko RW STL 29 Days
Tarasenko recorded an assist but went minus-2 in Thursday's win over the Predators.
Tarasenko was held without a point in his final two games before the All-Star break, but it's not anything to worry about for fantasy owners. Even in those scoreless games, he still fired off 12 shots on goal, demonstrating that he has no intention of slowing down.
Vladimir Tarasenko RW STL 2 Months
Tarasenko scored a goal, assisted on another and went plus-1 Tuesday against the Oilers.
He now has goals in consecutive games and points in three straight -- with two goals, three assists and a plus-5 rating to show for that span. Tarasenko had cooled from his earlier superstar level to a merely respectable pace from middle-late December into the first full week of January, but it looks like he's heating up again. The points should come streaming in once more.