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O'Reilly assisted on two of Nathan MacKinnon's three goals in Sunday's win over the Lightning.

Skating on the top line with MacKinnon, O'Reilly has racked up five assists in his last five games, giving him 34 points (10 goals) in 60 games on the season. He's on pace for far less goals than he had last season, but if his linemate MacKinnon can build off his hat-trick performance, O'Reilly could benefit.

Ryan O'Reilly C COL 13 Days

O'Reilly notched an assist in Monday's win over the Coyotes.O'Reilly has two assists in as many games, but it doesn't necessarily signal that a breakout is imminent for the 24-year-old. Despite suiting up in every game thus far, O'Reilly is still on track to fall short of 50 points for his first full season since 2010-11, his second year in the league.

Ryan O'Reilly C COL 27 Days

O'Reilly scored a goal and assisted on the game-tying tally Tuesday in a shootout win over Dallas.

It's been a slow year for O'Reilly, but he's been picking things up recently, with six points in his last seven games. Tuesday was a particularly strong effort, and his second consecutive plus-2 outing.

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O'Reilly nabbed a goal, two PIM and won 13 of 22 faceoffs in Wednesday's win over the Bruins.

O'Reilly supplied the tying tally with 1:45 remaining in the third period, finding the net on a backhanded shot amid a scramble in front of goalie Tuukka Rask. Like many of his fellow Avs, O'Reilly is well off the scoring pace he posted a year ago, but he's at least begun to make strides with his plus/minus rating. After sitting in the negative double digits for most of the season, O'Reilly has improved his mark to a palatable minus-6 over his 48 games.

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O'Reilly picked up a pair of assists and went plus-2 in Thursday's win over the Senators.

O'Reilly has disappointed this year, as he's far off the scoring pace he's posted over the last three seasons, and he hasn't shown many meaningful signs of picking things up. Perhaps Tuesday's effort will get him going, but we've said that before. He's an intriguing buy-low candidate, but perhaps more in keeper leagues than yearly formats.

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O'Reilly scored a goal and tacked on an assist -- both on the power play -- in Tuesday's win over the Blues.

A strong outing for the talented center, who hadn't picked up a power-play point since nabbing two back on Nov. 1 against these same Blues. On the dark side of things, he's been struggling mightily on faceoffs lately, including going 5-for-15 on Tuesday.

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O'Reilly collected a pair of assists and went minus-1 in Thursday's overtime loss to Calgary.

After a slow start to the year, O'Reilly's been picking things up, as he now has five points in his last five games. He's one of the more talented players in the league, so look for O'Reilly to keep putting up numbers.

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O'Reilly netted his third goal of the season in Wednesday's loss to the Blackhawks.

O'Reilly has a point in back-to-back games, but he's still been largely invisible for most of November, accruing six points in 12 games. On top of his downturn in offense, O'Reilly is sitting on a minus-12 rating for the season, which has put a huge drag on his fantasy value to date.

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O'Reilly continues to suffer through a cold streak, as he has only has two goals after the first 16 games, the Denver Post reports.

After leading the Avs with 28 goals last season, O'Reilly has struggled to score goals so far this season. He should be able to turn things around,and owners should not give up on him yet.

Ryan O'Reilly C COL 4 Months

Ryan O'Reilly has the lowest plus-minus among NHL forwards at a minus-11 rating, according to the Denver Post .

O'Reilly, who is known for his solid defensive work, has struggled early in the 2014-2015 season. He is still tied for the league lead with 16 takeaways and has eight point in 14 games. O'Reilly has only finished with a positive plus-minus once in his career to date, and that was his rookie year with a plus-4 rating. Early struggles should not be reason enough for owners to give up on him yet.