James van Riemsdyk
LW TOR
3 months ago

Van Riemsdyk will suit up for the United States at the 2017 IIHF World Championships, Kevin Allen of USA Today reports.

EDGE Analysis

At 27 years of age, Van Riemsdyk is actually considered a veteran on the young Maple Leafs. The winger certainly led by example posting career highs with 33 helpers and 62 points. Although the team fell short in six games, the New Jersey native led the club with 23 shots on goal in the playoffs and scoring a power-play marker along the way.

James van Riemsdyk
LW TOR
4 months ago

Van Riemsdyk scored both Toronto goals in a 3-2 loss to Columbus on Sunday.

EDGE Analysis

JVR finished the season with a goal-scoring flourish -- try seven in his last 10 games. And his 62 points (29 goals, 33 assists) establish a new career mark. Van Riemsdyk is a solid playoff option if you're still playing postseason fantasy, especially in daily formats.

James van Riemsdyk
LW TOR
4 months ago

Van Riemsdyk scored a goal with a plus-1 rating in Saturday's 5-3 victory against the Penguins.

EDGE Analysis

Van Riemsdyk has been hot down the stretch, posting three goals in five games in the month of April. He spends plenty of time on the power-play unit and will be a decent depth addition in postseason fantasy pools.

James van Riemsdyk
LW TOR
4 months ago

Van Riemsdyk scored his 25th goal of the season in Saturday's 5-4 victory over Detroit.

EDGE Analysis

He has a goal in each of his last two games. The Leafs have five games remaining and JVR is four points within his career mark (61). Van Riemsdyk still has a chance to meet that mark and the Leafs are surging. Use him well.

James van Riemsdyk
LW TOR
4 months ago

Van Riemsdyk scored a power-play goal Thursday night in a 3-1 win over the Predators.

EDGE Analysis

He was doing what he does best -- using his hands in close to deflect pucks. JVR is as consistent as they come and his 56 points are within range of his career best of 61.

James van Riemsdyk
LW TOR
4 months ago

Van Riemsdyk picked up two assists in Monday's 4-2 win over the Bruins.

EDGE Analysis

JVR has seven points (three goals, four assists) in his last 10 games. However, in an odd twist, Van Riemsdyk has been picking up points in every other game since Feb 25 and Monday continued that pattern. The two helpers give him 32 on the season which sets a new career mark.

James van Riemsdyk
LW TOR
4 months ago

Van Riemsdyk will play Saturday against the Blackhawks, Terry Koshan of The Toronto Sun reports. The veteran's status was in question since he missed morning skate.

EDGE Analysis

Fear not, JVR shareholders, the playmaker will be out there for what promises to be an exciting match against the leaders of the Western Conference. It's a treat to have seen van Riemsdyk play in every game so far this season, especially considering he'd been limited to 40 contests in 2015-16 due to a fractured foot. Use him as you normally would Saturday.

James van Riemsdyk
LW TOR
4 months ago

Van Riemsdyk's goal in Thursday's game gives him three goals in his last five games.

EDGE Analysis

He has four points in his last five games, six points in his last nine and 52 in 69 this season. Van Riemsdyk remains a solid complementary winger for fantasy purposes.

James van Riemsdyk
LW TOR
5 months ago

Van Riemsdyk scored a goal, added an assist and posted a plus-1 rating in Saturday's 3-2 win against the Hurricanes.

EDGE Analysis

Van Riemsdyk has a goal and three assists in two trips to Raleigh this season and at least one point in each of his past three outings at PNC Arena against the Hurricanes. He is starting to thaw out with two goals and four points in five games in the month of March after posting no goals and four helpers in his final 12 games in February.

James van Riemsdyk
LW TOR
5 months ago

Van Riemsdyk scored his first goal in 15 games in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Red Wings.

EDGE Analysis

JVR now has 20 goals and 49 points, and five points (one goal, four assists) in his last eight games. His last goal drought was significant, but Van Riemsdyk is still on pace for a potential 60 points this season.