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Tarasenko picked up an assist in a loss to the Kings on Thursday to extend his point streak to seven games. He was plus-1 and added three shots and four hits in the contest.

It seemed impossible that Tarasenko would keep pace with his 17 point November, but he has now registered 11 points this month to move into the top five in the scoring race with 37. The young Russian seems to be making the leap into the upper echelons of NHL players.

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Tarasenko picked up his second hat trick of the year Tuesday, adding a power-play assist and a plus-2 rating in a win over the Kings.

The hat-trick goal -- his 20th of the season -- came into an empty net, but we're not judging the young superstar for that. He's now registered on the scoresheet in six consecutive games, racking up six goals and four assists in that span. There haven't been many better players around the league this year than the 23-year-old Tarasenko.

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Tarasenko picked up an assist on the power play Saturday in a win over Colorado. He was minus-1 and took five shots in the contest.

Tarasenko has points in five straight and seven of his past eight games totalling nine points in that span. The young Russian is a stud and ranks eighth in league scoring with 32 points in 30 games.

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Tarasenko extended his point streak to four games with an assist in Thursday's 6-3 win over the Islanders.

Tarasenko has come down only moderately from his huge month of November. In five December contests, he has three goals and two assists, bringing his point total to 31 for the season, which ranks seventh in the NHL.

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Tarasenko potted a pair of goals Thursday, but it wasn't enough in a 4-3 loss to Nashville.

One of the most exciting young players in the league, the Russian continues to rack up goals aplenty. Tarasenko's total of 16 markers in 26 games this season is just five shy of last year's 64-game total.

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Tarasenko scored his 14th goal of the season and had the shootout winner in Saturday's win over the Wild.

We really don't have much to say, as this guy has just been magical this season. The 22-year-old has scored in two straight games and now has 26 points in 24 games on the year. Tarasenko's plus-17 rating is second-best in the NHL, while his 91 shots on goal are fourth most among all players. You know what to do.

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Tarasenko scored the game-winning goal in overtime and added an assist Friday against the Oilers.

As all fantasy owners know, Tarasenko has been absolutely lights-out this season. His 25 points in 24 games leads the Blues and puts him top 10 in league scoring. He needs to be in your fantasy lineup every single night.

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Tarasenko potted his 12th goal of the season in Saturday's 3-2 win over the Senators.

Can you guess who grabbed the assists? Jori Lehtera and Jaden Schwartz of course, who together with Tarasenko on the "STL" line continue to be one of the hottest trios in hockey. If Tarasenko's gaudy 23 points in 20 games weren't enough for owners, he's now second in the league with a plus-16 rating and his 79 shots are fifth best behind studs Alex Ovechkin, Claude Giroux, Joe Pavelski and Tyler Seguin. Unbelievable.

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Tarasenko scored the Blues' only goal in Thursday's 4-1 loss to the Canadiens.

He'd cooled over the last two games, going scoreless on the heels of his massive hot streak, but bounced back quickly to even up his goal and assist totals at 11 each on the season.

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Tarasenko pushed his point streak to seven games Thursday with a goal, a power-play assist, a plus-1 rating and five PIM against the Predators.

We know, you were asking yourself, "Sure, he might be the most electrifying young player in the league, but what more can this guy do for my fantasy team?" He's not known as a fighter, but Tarasenko dropped the gloves with offensively inclined Preds defender Ryan Ellis. That's now 16 points -- nine of them goals -- in the last nine games for Tarasenko.