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Giroux, Claude #28 (C)  - Philadelphia Flyers - 2018 Playoffs
Height: 5'11''
Weight: 185 lbs.
Shoots: right
Born on: Jan. 12, 1988
Age: 30
Birthplace: Hearst, Ontario
Salary: $9.000M
Cap Hit: $8.275M
NHL.com: Go
Draft Round: 1
Draft Pick: 22
Draft Year: 2006
Rookie Year: 2008
Draft Team: PHI

Statistics - 2018 Playoffs

GP GM G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG S Hits Blks SPCT P/G
6 0 1 2 3 -10 2 0 1 0 0 0 12 3 1 8.3 0.50

Date News Advice
April 22, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 20:50 of ice time in the Flyers' 8-5 loss to the Penguins on Sunday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of -3 for the game. Giroux now has two assists on the season. None
April 20, 2018 Claude Giroux scored one goal in 16:50 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-2 win over the Penguins on Friday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has one goal on the season. None
April 18, 2018 Claude Giroux had 19:40 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-0 loss to the Penguins on Wednesday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of -3 for the game. None
April 15, 2018 Claude Giroux had 22:05 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-1 loss to the Penguins on Sunday. He took four shots and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game. None
April 13, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 18:06 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-1 win over the Penguins on Friday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Giroux now has one assist on the season. None
April 11, 2018 Claude Giroux had 17:52 of ice time in the Flyers' 7-0 loss to the Penguins on Wednesday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of -4 for the game. None
April 7, 2018 Claude Giroux had a hat trick in 16:16 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-0 win over the Rangers on Saturday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of +4 for the game. Giroux now has 34 goals on the season. None
April 5, 2018 Claude Giroux scored one goal in 15:23 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-3 win over the Hurricanes on Thursday. He took four shots and had a plus-minus of +2 for the game. Giroux now has 31 goals on the season. None
April 3, 2018 Claude Giroux tallied one goal and one assist in 20:48 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-4 loss to the Islanders on Tuesday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Giroux now has 30 goals and 67 assists on the season. None
April 1, 2018 Claude Giroux scored two goals in 18:52 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-3 overtime win over the Bruins on Sunday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of +3 for the game. Giroux now has 29 goals on the season. None
March 28, 2018 Claude Giroux scored one goal in 21:08 of ice time in the Flyers' 2-1 win over the Avalanche on Wednesday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Giroux now has 27 goals on the season. None
March 27, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 20:33 of ice time in the Flyers' 3-2 overtime loss to the Stars on Tuesday. He took five shots and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game. Giroux now has 66 assists on the season. None
March 25, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 21:56 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-4 overtime loss to the Penguins on Sunday. He took five shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has 65 assists on the season. None
March 22, 2018 Claude Giroux had three assists in 18:25 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-3 win over the Rangers on Thursday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has 64 assists on the season. None
March 20, 2018 Claude Giroux had three assists in 23:54 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-4 shootout loss to the Red Wings on Tuesday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game. Giroux now has 61 assists on the season. None
March 18, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 21:02 of ice time in the Flyers' 6-3 win over the Capitals on Sunday. He didn't take a shot and had a plus-minus of +2 for the game. Giroux now has 58 assists on the season. None
March 17, 2018 Claude Giroux had 20:44 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-2 win over the Hurricanes on Saturday. He didn't take a shot and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game. None
March 15, 2018 Claude Giroux scored one goal in 19:33 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-3 loss to the Blue Jackets on Thursday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has 26 goals on the season. None
March 12, 2018 Claude Giroux scored one goal in 22:41 of ice time in the Flyers' 3-2 loss to the Golden Knights on Monday. He took five shots and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Giroux now has 25 goals on the season. None
March 10, 2018 Claude Giroux scored one goal in 18:30 of ice time in the Flyers' 2-1 win over the Jets on Saturday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Giroux now has 24 goals on the season. None
March 8, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 22:47 of ice time in the Flyers' 3-2 loss to the Bruins on Thursday. He took four shots and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game. Giroux now has 57 assists on the season. None
March 7, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 21:40 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-2 loss to the Penguins on Wednesday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has 56 assists on the season. None
March 4, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 20:52 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-1 loss to the Panthers on Sunday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has 55 assists on the season. None
March 3, 2018 Claude Giroux tallied one goal and one assist in 25:57 of ice time in the Flyers' 7-6 shootout loss to the Lightning on Saturday. He took four shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has 23 goals and 54 assists on the season. None
March 1, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 20:14 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-1 loss to the Hurricanes on Thursday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game. Giroux now has 53 assists on the season. None
Feb. 26, 2018 Claude Giroux had 21:57 of ice time in the Flyers' 1-0 shootout win over the Canadiens on Monday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. None
Feb. 24, 2018 Claude Giroux tallied one goal and one assist in 20:43 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-3 win over the Senators on Saturday. He took four shots and had a plus-minus of +2 for the game. Giroux now has 22 goals and 52 assists on the season. None
Feb. 22, 2018 Claude Giroux tallied one goal and one assist in 21:23 of ice time in the Flyers' 2-1 win over the Blue Jackets on Thursday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Giroux now has 21 goals and 51 assists on the season. None
Feb. 20, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 21:49 of ice time in the Flyers' 3-2 overtime win over the Canadiens on Tuesday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Giroux now has 50 assists on the season. None
Feb. 18, 2018 Claude Giroux tallied one goal and two assists in 17:30 of ice time in the Flyers' 7-4 win over the Rangers on Sunday. He took four shots and had a plus-minus of +2 for the game. Giroux now has 20 goals and 49 assists on the season. None
Feb. 16, 2018 Claude Giroux had 20:30 of ice time in the Flyers' 2-1 overtime win over the Blue Jackets on Friday. He took five shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. None
Feb. 13, 2018 Claude Giroux tallied one goal and one assist in 21:08 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-4 shootout loss to the Devils on Tuesday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Giroux now has 19 goals and 47 assists on the season. None
Feb. 11, 2018 Claude Giroux tallied one goal and one assist in 13:04 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-1 win over the Golden Knights on Sunday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of +2 for the game. Giroux now has 18 goals and 46 assists on the season. None
Feb. 10, 2018 Claude Giroux scored one goal in 18:47 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-3 shootout win over the Coyotes on Saturday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game. Giroux now has 17 goals on the season. None
Feb. 8, 2018 Claude Giroux tallied one goal and two assists in 17:07 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-3 win over the Canadiens on Thursday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Giroux now has 16 goals and 45 assists on the season. None
Feb. 6, 2018 Claude Giroux had 21:20 of ice time in the Flyers' 2-1 overtime win over the Hurricanes on Tuesday. He didn't take a shot and had a plus-minus of even for the game. None
Feb. 3, 2018 Claude Giroux had 22:36 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-3 shootout loss to the Senators on Saturday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of +2 for the game. None
Feb. 1, 2018 Claude Giroux scored one goal in 18:20 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-3 loss to the Devils on Thursday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has 15 goals on the season. None
Jan. 31, 2018 Claude Giroux had 23:18 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-3 loss to the Capitals on Wednesday. He took four shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. None
Jan. 25, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 21:53 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-1 loss to the Lightning on Thursday. He took six shots and had a plus-minus of -2 for the game. Giroux now has 43 assists on the season. Giroux is one assist away from tying his total from 82 games last season.
Jan. 24, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 17:46 of ice time in the Flyers' 3-2 overtime win over the Red Wings on Tuesday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has 42 assists on the season. None
Jan. 21, 2018 Claude Giroux had 18:18 of ice time in the Flyers' 2-1 overtime win over the Capitals on Sunday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. None
Jan. 20, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 20:35 of ice time in the Flyers' 3-1 win over the Devils on Saturday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of +2 for the game. Giroux now has 41 assists on the season. None
Jan. 19, 2018 Claude Giroux had 20:22 of ice time in the Flyers' 3-2 overtime win over the Maple Leafs on Thursday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game. None
Jan. 16, 2018 Claude Giroux had 18:37 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-1 loss to the Rangers on Tuesday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of -2 for the game. None
Jan. 14, 2018 Claude Giroux had two assists in 20:29 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-3 win over the Devils on Saturday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of 1 for the game. Giroux now has 40 assists on the season. That's 17 assists in the last 10 games for the red-hot Giroux.
Jan. 7, 2018 Claude Giroux had an assist in 21:10 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-1 win over the Sabres on Sunday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has 38 assists on the season. None
Jan. 6, 2018 Claude Giroux tallied one goal and two assists in 21:05 of ice time in the Flyers' 6-3 win over the Blues on Saturday. He took four shots and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game. Giroux now has 14 goals and 37 assists on the season. Giroux has a goal and 14 assists in his last eight games.
Jan. 4, 2018 Claude Giroux had two assists in 22:29 of ice time in the Flyers' 6-4 win over the Islanders on Thursday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of 1 for the game. Giroux now has 35 assists on the season. Giroux is on quite a run with 18 assists over his last 13 games.
Jan. 2, 2018 Claude Giroux had 21:05 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-1 loss to the Penguins on Tuesday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game. None
Dec. 30, 2017 Claude Giroux had three assists in 19:54 of ice time in the Flyers' 5-3 win over the Lightning on Friday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of 1 for the game. Giroux now has 33 assists on the season. Giroux is on quite a run of assists of late. He's racked up 12 over a seven-game point streak.
Dec. 29, 2017 Claude Giroux had an assist in 22:55 of ice time in the Flyers' 3-2 loss to the Panthers on Thursday. He took four shots and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Giroux now has 30 assists on the season. Giroux has recorded at least one point in six straight games and nine of 10, a span in which he has two goals and 13 assists.
Dec. 23, 2017 Claude Giroux had two assists in 22:17 of ice time in the Flyers' 4-2 loss to the Sabres on Friday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of -2 for the game. Giroux now has 28 assists on the season. Giroux stayed hot as he's now racked up two goals and 11 assists in the past eight games.
Dec. 21, 2017 Giroux had three assists and two penalty minutes while posting a plus-2 in Thursday's win over Detroit. Giroux has 39 points through 34 games, including 11 points in his last seven. He had 58 points last season, his lowest total since his first full NHL season. "It got a little personal, yeah," Giroux said of the criticism he faced last summer. "I try not to read too many things, but there wasn't a lot of positive articles in the summer, and I took that as motivation. I wanted to push myself to be the best player I can be."
Dec. 16, 2017 Giroux had an assist Saturday against the Stars. The Philadelphia captain has now racked up four goals and 10 assists in his last 12 games.
Dec. 12, 2017 Giroux scored a goal and assisted on the eventual game-winner to help the Flyers to Tuesday's 4-2 victory over Toronto. The Philadelphia captain has now scored in back-to-back games and has two points in three straight. Already one goal short of matching last season's total of 14, Giroux has lit the lamp in four of his past eight contests while racking up 13 points over his last 10.
Dec. 8, 2017 Giroux had a power-play goal and an assist in Thursday's win at Vancouver. With 12 goals, Giroux is already within two of his total from all of last season. He's scored three in the past seven games along with recording six assists.
Dec. 7, 2017 Giroux had a pair of assists as the Flyers beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-2 on Wednesday night for their second straight victory after losing 10 in a row. The Flyers conclude a three-game trip Thursday in Vancouver, and Giroux has a goal and seven assists in his last seven road games.
Nov. 28, 2017 Giroux scored his 11th goal of the season Tuesday against the Sharks. Giroux has two goals and five assists over a five-game point streak.
Nov. 24, 2017 Giroux had a goal and an assist while finishing at a plus-3 in Friday's overtime loss to the Islanders. Giroux scored his 10th goal of the season and first in seven games. Still, he has 11 points and a plus-9 in his last 10 games.
Nov. 9, 2017 Giroux played a role in all three goals Thursday as he scored and notched two assists in a 3-1 win over Chicago. Giroux has scored in three straight games to give him nine goals to go along with 11 assists in the first 16 contests. He had 14 goals last season, when his 58 points were his fewest since 2012-13.
Nov. 3, 2017 Giroux scored an empty-netter and had an assist in Thursday's 2-0 win over the Blues. Giroux is already halfway to his goal total from all of last season with seven. He has yet to go back-to-back games without a point. It's safe to say Giroux has resumed his status as one of fantasy hockey's top all-around centers.
Oct. 30, 2017 Giroux had two assists against Arizona on Monday. It seems Giroux has put a disappointing 2016-17 campaign very much in the rear view mirror. His six goals have him already nearly halfway to his total (14) from last season, when his 58 points were his fewest since 2012-13. Giroux has 14 points through 12 games this season.
Oct. 28, 2017 Giroux scored his sixth goal Saturday in Toronto. It seems Giroux has put a disappointing 2016-17 campaign very much in the rear view mirror. He's already nearly halfway to his goal total (14) from last season, when his 58 points were his fewest since 2012-13. He has 12 points through 11 games this season.
Oct. 21, 2017 Giroux scored on the power play for his fifth goal of the season in Saturday's 2-1 win over the Oilers. Giroux has recorded at least one point in all six games in which the Flyers have scored (they've been shut out twice). It seems he has put a disappointing 2016-17 campaign very much in the rear view mirror. He's already one-third of the way to his goal total (14) from last season, when his 58 points were his fewest since 2012-13. He has 10 points through eight games this season.
Oct. 17, 2017 Giroux had a goal and an asisst in the Flyers' 5-1 win over Florida on Tuesday. Giroux's assist was the 400th of his career. He has four goals and nine points in six games this season.
Oct. 15, 2017 Giroux led the way in the Flyers' 8-2 victory over Washington by tallying a pair of goals along with two assists and finishing a plus-3. The Flyers' captain posted just two multi-goal performances during a disappointing 2016-17 campaign in which he scored just 14 times, but he's lit the lamp three times while putting up seven points through the first five games of this season. A bounce-back year from Giroux would go a long way towards getting Philadelphia back in the playoffs after missing out last season.
March 27, 2017 Giroux had two assists Sunday. He has eight assists over an 11-game stretch.
March 22, 2017 Giroux had a pair of assists in Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Jets. Giroux, who has two goals and six assists in his last eight games, surpassed Jakub Voracek for the team lead with 39 assists.
March 16, 2017 Giroux scored his 14th goal of the season Wednesday. Giroux notched his 50th point of the season and extended his point streak to five games.
March 9, 2017 Giroux had an assist in Toronto on Thursday. He notched his fifth point in his last six games.
March 7, 2017 Giroux scored his 13th goal Tuesday in Buffalo. He ended a 12-game goal drought and notched his fourth point in his last five games.
Feb. 22, 2017 Giroux was held without a point Wednesday against Washington for the seventh time in eight games. Giroux has just one goal in 12 games and three points total during that span.
Jan. 23, 2017 Giroux halted a 12-game goal drought by scoring 3:20 into overtime in Sunday's win over the Islanders. The goal was only the second in the Philadelphia captain's last 19 games. Giroux has still been able to contribute as a distributor, having registered seven assists in the Flyers' 10 games this month.
Jan. 14, 2017 Giroux had two assists Saturday. He has seven assists in seven games in 2017.
Jan. 12, 2017 Giroux had an assist before scoring the only goal in the shootout to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-4 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night. He has five assists in his last six games.
Jan. 7, 2017 Giroux had an assist Saturday. That gave him one in each of his last three games.
Dec. 8, 2016 Giroux continued to key the Flyers' stellar play, scoring two goals and assisting on another Thursday in a 6-5 win over the Oilers. Giroux has five goals and six assists in his last eight games, and is a plus-10 in that span.
Dec. 6, 2016 Giroux had two assists Tuesday. He's been on a roll over his last seven games with three goals and five assists.
Dec. 2, 2016 Giroux scored twice, the second 40 seconds into overtime in the Flyers' 3-2 victory over the Senators on Thursday night. Giroux's two-goal outing came a night after he was engaged to girlfriend Ryanne Breton of Ottawa. ''It was pretty special (to get engaged) and to get the win was icing on the cake,'' said Giroux, who grew up in the area.
Nov. 29, 2016 Giroux scored his first goal in three weeks to help the Flyers to Tuesday's 3-2 shootout victory over Boston. The Philadelphia captain had gone nine straight games since last finding the back of the net on Nov. 8. Giroux has still been plenty productive with 20 overall points and has one in three consecutive games.
Nov. 28, 2016 Giroux had an assist in Sunday's win over the Flames. Giroux moved into 10th on the Flyers' all-time scoring list with his 536th point, an assist on a second-period goal by Jakub Voracek.
Nov. 6, 2016 Giroux recorded his third goal in five games in Saturday's 5-4 loss at Montreal. Giroux had failed to find the back of the net in each of the first eight games prior to this current tear. The star center still has produced a team-leading 14 points and has at least one in all but two of Philadelphia's 13 games.
Oct. 31, 2016 Giroux extended his point streak to nine games with a goal and an assist in Sunday's victory at Carolina. After failing to find the back of the net in any of the first eight games, Giroux has now scored in back-to-back contests. The Philadelphia captain has remained highly productive on the offensive end with 12 points over the course of the streak, though he's a minus-7 on the season.
Oct. 30, 2016 Giroux ended his scoring drought by netting his first goal of the season during the second period of Saturday's loss to Pittsburgh. The Philadelphia captain has been a good source of assists in the early going, recording nine in nine games. After being held without a point in the season opener, Giroux has at least one in eight straight contests.
Oct. 27, 2016 Giroux remained without a goal but picked up an assist in a 5-4 loss to Arizona on Thursday. Since he was held pointless in the season opener, Giroux has at least a point in seven straight games. He leads the NHL with nine assists.
Oct. 26, 2016 Giroux scored in the shootout and recorded another assist Tuesday in the Flyers' 4-3 win ove Buffalo. Giroux has eight assists in seven games.
Oct. 20, 2016 Giroux had an assist Thursday. He has five assists in his last three games but hasn't scored a goal in Philadelphia's first four contests.
Oct. 19, 2016 Giroux had three assists, including two on the power play, in Tuesday's loss to the Blackhawks. Giroux, who led the Flyers with 67 points last season, had only one point through the season's first two games. However, he was a minus-1 on Tuesday and is minus-2 for the season.
March 29, 2016 Giroux had a goal and an assist in Monday's win over Winnipeg. Giroux has 18 points in his last 17 games.
March 22, 2016 Giroux snapped a six-game goal drought on Monday. He scored his 19th goal after logging four assists the previous six games.
March 17, 2016 Giroux had an assist in Wednesday's win over Chicago. Giroux has gone without a goal in five straight and is two away from his third consecutive 20-goal season.
March 8, 2016 Giroux had two assists Monday. He has eight points in five games.
March 1, 2016 Giroux had four assists Monday night. Giroux has eight points in his last four games for Philly.
Feb. 28, 2016 Giroux scored one of Philadelphia's three first-period goals and Mark Streit had three assists to lead the Flyers to a 4-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday. Giroux notched his 500th career point after sitting out three games because of an injury. "To be back on the ice and battle with your teammates (and) to get a win, there's nothing better than that," Giroux said.
Feb. 20, 2016 Giroux returned to the Flyers' lineup and recorded a power-play goal in Saturday's win over Arizona. The Flyers' captain and points leader missed the previous three games with an upper-body injury sustained last Friday at Montreal.
Feb. 17, 2016 Giroux had three assists Tuesday. He has 15 assists in 16 games.
Feb. 5, 2016 Giroux had two goals and an assist in a 6-3 win against Nashville on Thursday. The Philadelphia Flyers captain has four goals and nine assists in his last nine games.
Jan. 28, 2016 Giroux had two assists in Wednesday's win over Washington. Giroux has two goals and seven assists in his last seven games.
Jan. 18, 2016 Giroux scored in regulation and in the shootout during Sunday's 2-1 win over Detroit. Giroux snapped a six-game goal drought and has a goal and four assists over his last three games.
Jan. 17, 2016 Giroux had an assist in Saturday's shootout loss to the Rangers. Giroux had just six points in his last 12 games.
Jan. 14, 2016 Giroux finished with three assists during Wednesday's 3-2 win over Boston. It was his first three-assist game since April 3, 2012, and it gave him 21 on the season.
Dec. 31, 2015 Giroux ended a pair of droughts by scoring a goal Wednesday in a 4-2 loss in San Jose. The Philadelphia Flyers' leading scorer had not tallied a goal in his previous six games and didn't have a point in his prior five.
Dec. 12, 2015 Giroux had an assist Friday. Giroux has five goals and 10 assists in his last 10 games.
Dec. 11, 2015 Giroux continued his hot stretch by recording a goal and two assists in Thursday's win at St. Louis. The Flyers' captain now has five goals and nine assists over a nine-game span. He's had at least one point in seven of those contests.
Dec. 9, 2015 Giroux had a goal and an assist on Tuesday. Giroux has been effective with 11 points in his last eight games.
Dec. 5, 2015 Giroux had a goal and an assist in a 4-3 overtime win against New Jersey on Friday. The Philadelphia Flyers captain has three goals and six assists in his last six games.
Nov. 26, 2015 Giroux scored the Flyers' lone goal Wednesday. Giroux also racked up 15 penalty minutes and needs to spend more time on the ice helping his fantasy owners rather than trying to prove how tough he is with some childish fisticuffs.
Nov. 24, 2015 Giroux had a goal and two assists Monday against Carolina. Giroux is up to 16 points through 21 games for Philadelphia.
Nov. 18, 2015 Giroux notched a goal and an assist in Tuesday's loss to Los Angeles. It's just the third multi-point effort for Giroux this season, though he's picked up his play of late by generating two goals and five assists over his last six games.
Nov. 8, 2015 Giroux was solid in fantasy action Saturday. Giroux had two assists and is up to nine points as he tries to recover from a slow start.
April 7, 2015 Giroux scored twice in Tuesday's win over the New York Islanders. The Philadelphia center has seven goals in his last eight games.
March 29, 2015 Giroux extended his goal-scoring streak to four games in a 3-2 shootout loss to San Jose on Saturday. The Philadelphia Flyers captain has five of his 23 goals during his run.
March 26, 2015 Giroux scored for the third straight game, recording his 22nd score of the season in Wednesday's win over Chicago. Giroux has four goals over his last three games after going without one in 10 straight.
March 22, 2015 Giroux had two goals Saturday. Giroux is up to 67 points for the season.
Jan. 13, 2015 Giroux, who turned 27, had two assists Monday to give him 34 on the season. Second on the team with 48 points, Giroux was named an All-Star over the weekend.
Jan. 2, 2015 Giroux left Friday's game with 15 minutes left after suffering a cut on his left leg from the skate of Hurricanes defenseman Justin Faulk. Giroux said afterward he probably could play Saturday at New Jersey, Philadelphia's last game on an eight-game road trip.
Dec. 28, 2014 Giroux scored his 12th goal in Saturday's loss at Nashville. Giroux has four goals and three assists in his last four games.
Dec. 21, 2014 Giroux had two goals and two assists as the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 7-4 on Saturday night. Giroux, tied for second in the league with 39 points, has three goals and nine assists in his last eight games.
Dec. 14, 2014 Giroux shined in fantasy action Saturday. Giroux had two assists which proved helpful to fantasy owners.
Nov. 27, 2014 He had a goal with an assist on Wednesday. Giroux has five goals in eight games.
Nov. 18, 2014 Giroux was available for Philly on Wednesday. Giroux suffered a lower-body injury at practice Monday.
Nov. 15, 2014 Giroux's hot streak continued Friday with two more points in Philadelphia's 4-3 loss to Columbus. Giroux has filled the scoresheet lately. In his past four games, Giroux has seven points, including three goals. He now has 20 points on the season.
Nov. 9, 2014 Giroux had two goals and an assist in Saturday's win over Colorado. Giroux has 18 points in his last 13 games, as well as a season-long home point streak of eight games.
Oct. 19, 2014 Giroux had one goal and one assist Saturday. The superstar is sizzling with seven points in a four-game surge.
Oct. 15, 2014 Giroux was credited with two assists in Tuesday's shootout loss to Anaheim. Giroux still has just one goal this season on 19 shots.
Oct. 10, 2014 Giroux shined in fantasy action Thursday. Giroux had a goal and an assist as he bounced back from a pointless fantasy performance the night before.
Sept. 19, 2014 Giroux will miss at least two weeks after sustaining a lower-body injury on the first day of training camp. The Philadelphia Flyers did specify the injury on Friday. Giroux left the ice only 15 minutes into the first session at camp. He was selected last season as a Hart Trophy finalist, the league's MVP award. Giroux matched a career high with 28 goals and finished third in the NHL scoring race with 86 points.
May 1, 2014 Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby, Anaheim's Ryan Getzlaf and Giroux are finalists for the Hart Memorial Trophy. The NHL announced the finalists Thursday for the trophy, which essentially serves as the league's MVP award. The Professional Hockey Writers' Association submits ballots. The winner will be announced June 24. Giroux matched a career high with 28 goals and finished third in the NHL scoring race (86 points), helping the Flyers rally from a 3-9-0 start.
April 13, 2014 Giroux had a goal and two assists as the Flyers beat the Penguins 4-3 on Saturday. Giroux's club will meet the Rangers in a Metro Division playoff series.
April 9, 2014 Giroux scored two goals in a game for the fourth time this season in Tuesday's win at Florida. Giroux has 14 goals over his last 29 games after scoring 13 times in his first 50 contests.
March 15, 2014 Giroux recorded his 43rd and 44th assists of the season in Saturday's win over Pittsburgh. Giroux has seven goals and 10 assists over his last 11 games.
March 6, 2014 Giroux scored two goals and had an assist, leading Philadelphia past Washington 6-4 on Wednesday. He has put an early-season slump behind him, recording two goals apiece in back-to-back games. He has totaled seven points over Philadelphia's last three games.
Feb. 7, 2014 Giroux added to his scoring binge with a goal in a 3-1 win over Colorado on Thursday night. The Philadelphia Flyers captain has been snubbed by Team Canada for the upcoming Olympics but has appeared to use that as motivation lately. He has six goals and eight assists in his last 10 games. Giroux has scored a goal in each of the last three contests.
Feb. 4, 2014 Giroux added to his recent scoring binge with one goal and two assists in a 5-2 win against San Jose on Monday night. The Philadelphia Flyers captain has 16 points (five goals, 11 assists) in his last 13 games. He also has four goals and five assists in his past five contests.
Jan. 29, 2014 Giroux had a goal and two assists in Tuesday's 5-0 win over Detroit. Giroux has scored in three of the last four games. He has a whopping 30 points since Dec. 11, the second-most in the NHL over that stretch.
Jan. 23, 2014 Giroux had a goal and an assist in Wednesday's loss to Carolina, marking his third two-point performance over his last seven contests. Giroux has six assists over his last seven games.
Jan. 19, 2014 Giroux tallied his 30th and 31st assists of the season in Saturday's win over the Islanders. Giroux has five assists in his last five games.
Dec. 20, 2013 Giroux scored the tying and winning goals 2:08 apart late in the third period, rallying the Philadelphia Flyers past the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-4 on Thursday night. He scored two of the Flyers' five third-period goals and tallied four points as Philadelphia stormed back from a 3-0 hole. In the process, he also recorded his 100th career goal.
Dec. 16, 2013 Giroux had a goal with an assist against the Caps on Sunday. He has five points in three games.
Dec. 13, 2013 Giroux had a goal with an assist during Thursday's win over the Habs. He's scored half of his six goals in his last seven games.
Nov. 24, 2013 Giroux tallied his third goal and 12th assist in Saturday's win over the Islanders. Giroux has come alive during Philadelphia's current 6-0-1 run, recording three goals and five assists. He tallied seven points through the team's first 4-10-1 start.
Nov. 20, 2013 Giroux scored just his second goal of the season - and second in five games - in Tuesday's 5-2 win over Ottawa. Giroux seems to be heating up, recording five points over his last five games after posting seven points in his first 15 games. He appears to be more aggressive, averaging 3.8 shots in the last five compared to 2.1 shots in his previous 15 contests.
Nov. 6, 2013 Giroux tallied just his seventh point of the season with an assist in Tuesday's overtime loss at Carolina. Giroux's season continues to be a disappointing one as he's still without a goal despite 29 shots. His minus-10 rating is among the league's worst.
Aug. 15, 2013 Giroux had surgery on his right index finger after getting injured on a golf course in Ottawa. Giroux sustained tendon damage when a golf club shattered and splintered into his finger Thursday. It's unknown what caused the club to shatter. Giroux is expected to make a full recovery in five to six weeks. Last month, Philadelphia signed Giroux to an eight-year contract extension worth over $64 million.
July 4, 2013 A person familiar with the negotiations says Giroux has agreed to an eight-year contract extension. Giroux is entering the final year of his contract. The Flyers top play-making offensive threat, he's a two-time 25-goal scorer. He had 13 goals and 35 assists for 48 points in 48 games last season. Overall, he has 291 points (91 goals, 200 assists) in 333 career games spread over six seasons in Philadelphia.
April 16, 2013 Giroux had a goal and two assists in a 7-3 win over Montreal on Monday. Giroux has 13 goals and 29 assists on the season. It was his second goal in three games.
April 1, 2013 Giroux had a goal and two assists in Sunday's 5-4 OT win over Washington. Giroux has three goals and six assists in the last six games.
March 29, 2013 Giroux set up two goals in Thursday's 4-3 SO loss to the Islanders. Giroux has two goals and four assist in a four-game point streak.
March 27, 2013 Grioux had a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the Rangers. Giroux has seven goals and 16 assists in his last 19 games.
March 3, 2013 Giroux had a six-game scoring streak snapped in a 2-1 win over Ottawa on Saturday. Giroux had four goals and eight assists during his streak after collecting 10 points in his first 16 games this season.
Feb. 28, 2013 Giroux scored a goal and assisted on another in Philadelphia's 4-1 win over Washington on Wednesday. Giroux extended his point streak to six games, a span over which he has 12 points.
Feb. 26, 2013 Giroux extended his point streak to five games with a pair of assists in a 4-2 loss to Toronto on Monday night. Giroux has three goals and seven assists during his streak, and 13 of his 20 points over the past eight games.
Feb. 24, 2013 Giroux had a goal and assisted on another in Philadelphia's 5-3 win over Winnipeg on Saturday. The game improved the Flyers captain's season point total to 18.
Feb. 21, 2013 Giroux had two assists to help the Flyers to a wild 6-5 victory over the Penguins on Wednesday. Giroux is up to 15 points - second on the team behind a surprising Jakub Voracek.
Feb. 19, 2013 Giroux had two goals with an assist in Monday's 7-0 rout of the Islanders. Giroux has six of his 13 points in the last four games.
Feb. 3, 2013 Giroux tallied a goal and an assist Saturday in a 5-3 win over the 'Canes. Giroux ended a three-game drought without a point.
Jan. 15, 2013 The Philadelphia Flyers have named Giroux the 19th captain in team history. General manager Paul Holmgren made the announcement Tuesday night. The Flyers say Kimmo Timonen will serve as associate captain, and Scott Hartnell and Danny Briere will serve as alternate captains. Giroux takes over for defenseman Chris Pronger. Pronger has not played for the Flyers since Nov. 19, 2011 and still suffers from lingering effects of multiple concussions. Giroux enters his fifth full season with the Flyers. He had 28 goals and 93 points last season, the most points by a Flyer since Eric Lindros had 93 in 1998-99. He was selected by the Flyers in the first round of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
May 7, 2012 Giroux was suspended by the NHL Monday after his hit on New Jersey center Dainius Zubrus in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday night. Giroux will miss Tuesday's Game 5 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. The Flyers, who lost 4-2 on Sunday in Newark, N.J., trail the series, 3-1. Philadelphia's leading scorer in the postseason with 17 points, Giroux spoke with league disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan on Monday. Giroux says he's not a dirty player and had no intention of hitting Zubrus in the head.
April 5, 2012 Giroux notched three assists during Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the New York Rangers. Giroux has a goal and five assists in his last two games. His 92 points rank third in the league.
April 2, 2012 Giroux had a goal and two assists in Sunday's 6-4 win over Pittsburgh. Giroux had no points in the previous three games.
March 19, 2012 Giroux had two assists Sunday in a 3-2 OT win over Pittsburgh. Giroux has four goals and 18 assists in the last 16 games.
March 9, 2012 Giroux notched a pair of assists during Thursday's 5-0 win over Florida. Giroux continues to pace the Flyers' offense. He has 17 points in his last 10 games.
March 7, 2012 Giroux tallied a goal and an assist during Tuesday's 3-2 win over Detroit. Giroux, who ranks third in the league with 77 points, has 15 in his last nine games.
Feb. 22, 2012 Giroux had a goal and an assist Tuesday in a 5-4 OT win over the Jets. Giroux is red-hot with eight points in three games.
Feb. 17, 2012 Giroux had a career-high five assists in Thursday's win over Buffalo. Giroux had three assists in his previous nine games combined.
Feb. 3, 2012 Giroux had a goal and an assist in Thursday's win over Nashville. Giroux's goal was his first since Jan. 2.
Jan. 23, 2012 Giroux had three assists in a 6-5 shootout loss to visiting Boston on Sunday. Giroux's five assists in his last two games have helped him move into second place on the NHL points list with 55, three fewer than Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin.
Dec. 21, 2011 Giroux had a goal and three assists in his return from a four-game absence due to a concussion and the surging Philadelphia Flyers beat the Dallas Stars 4-1 on Wednesday night. Giroux, the NHL's points leader with 43, was injured against Tampa Bay on Dec. 10 when he was accidentally hit in the back of the head by the knee of teammate Wayne Simmonds.
Dec. 11, 2011 Philadelphia Flyers star Claude Giroux is out indefinitely with a concussion. Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said Tuesday that Giroux's symptoms have gotten worse since he suffered a head injury against Tampa Bay last week. Giroux leads the NHL with 39 points and has led the Flyers to the top of the Eastern Conference standings. Giroux took an inadvertent knee to the head by teammate Wayne Simmonds at center ice in the last minute of the second period on Saturday. He did not return for the final period.
Dec. 8, 2011 Giroux had a goal and three assists in Wednesday's 5-4 overtime win over Buffalo. Giroux has seven goals and 10 assists in the last 10 games.
Dec. 4, 2011 Giroux scored his 15th goal of the season to move into a tie for the NHL scoring lead and the Philadelphia Flyers dominated Phoenix early in a 4-2 victory over the Coyotes on Saturday night. Giroux, who has four goals and two assists over the past five games, is tied with Toronto's Phil Kessel with 32 points. The Flyers center is also one goal behind the league leaders in that category.
Dec. 3, 2011 Giroux scored the game-winning goal and added an assist during Friday's 4-3 overtime win at Anaheim. Giroux ranks second in the NHL with 31 points - 14 goals and 17 assists - this season.
Nov. 26, 2011 Giroux had two goals Friday and the Flyers beat the Canadiens 3-1. Giroux has 29 points (13 goals, 16 assists) on the season. He entered the game second in the league behind Toronto's Phil Kessel. He is nearly halfway to his career best of 76 points, set two seasons ago.
Nov. 20, 2011 Giroux had three assists in Saturday's 6-4 loss to Winnipeg. Giroux has two goals and five assists in the last three games.
Nov. 6, 2011 Giroux had a goal and an assist in Saturday's 9-2 win over the Blue Jackets. Giroux has four goals and five assists during a season-best five-game point streak.
Oct. 30, 2011 Giroux had a goal and three assists in Saturday's 5-1 win over Carolina. Giroux, who has seven goals and eight assists, had the second four-point game of his career.
Oct. 13, 2011 Giroux had a goal and two assists in Philadelphia's win over Vancouver on Wednesday. Giroux had a goal in his previous two games as well.
Oct. 7, 2011 Giroux scored a highlight-reel goal in the first period of Philadelphia's season-opening win at Boston. Giroux weaved his way through four defenders, kicking the puck to his stick and beating Tim Thomas on an assist from Jaromir Jagr.
Date Injury Return Date Status Details
Feb. 20, 2016 Upper-body injury None Day-to-Day Giroux returned to the Flyers' lineup and recorded a power-play goal in Saturday's win over Arizona.
Jan. 2, 2015 Lower-body injury None Day-to-Day Giroux left Friday's game with 15 minutes left after suffering a cut on his left leg from the skate of Hurricanes defenseman Justin Faulk.
Nov. 18, 2014 Lower-body injury None Day-to-Day Giroux was available for Philly on Wednesday.
Dec. 11, 2011 Concussion None Injured Reserve Philadelphia Flyers star Claude Giroux is out indefinitely with a concussion.
Dec. 10, 2011 Left game- head None Day-to-Day Giroux suffered a head injury in the second period of Saturday's 5-2 victory over the Lightning and left the game. Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said Giroux was held out of the third period for "precautionary reasons."
Date Injury Return Date Status Detail
May 7, 2012 Suspended One game for illegal check to head Giroux was suspended by the NHL Monday after his hit on New Jersey center Dainius Zubrus in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday night. Giroux will miss Tuesday's Game 5 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. The Flyers, who lost 4-2 on Sunday in Newark, N.J., trail the series, 3-1. None

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2018-04-23 analysis Giroux was able to put together a career-best regular season in 2017-18 -- putting up 34 goals and 102 points -- but wasn't able to carry this success into the playoffs. In six postseason games, the Flyers captain logged just three points, was only able to muster 12 shots on net, and owned a pitiful minus-10 rating.
2018-04-23 update Giroux picked up a helper and finished with a minus-3 rating in Sunday's Game 6 loss to Pittsburgh.
2018-04-21 analysis Giroux was one of three skaters to finish with at least 100 points during the regular season, as 2006's first-round (22nd overall) draft selection enjoyed a career year comprised of 34 goals, 68 assists and 36 power-play points. The Penguins did a pretty good job of holding the star pivot in check through the first four games, but it was only a matter of time before Giroux light the lamp in an eff
2018-04-21 update Giroux opened the scoring in Friday's 4-2 win over the Penguins in Game 5. It was the center's first tally of the 2018 Stanley Cup playoffs.
2018-04-07 analysis This was a fitting conclusion to Giroux's regular season, as he'd already posted career-best offensive numbers and now has his first 100-point showing. The move to the wing worked wonders for the veteran, and the chemistry he shared with linemate Sean Couturier was a significant offensive boost for them both. Giroux enters the postseason with four consecutive multi-point showings.
2018-04-07 update Giroux scored three goals during Saturday's 5-0 win over the Rangers.
2018-04-04 analysis The veteran is just padding his career-best numbers now. He's marked the scoresheet in 16 of his past 17 contests for eight tallies and 15 helpers dating back to March 1. Additionally, he only needs three points through the final two games of the campaign to hit 100. This has been one of the best rebound campaigns in recent memory after Giroux collected just 14 goals and 44 assists in 2016-17.
2018-04-04 update Giroux scored a goal and added a power-play assist during Tuesday's 5-4 loss to the Islanders.
2018-04-01 analysis Giroux has now collected three tallies and nine helpers during an active seven-game point streak, and the late-season surge also has him up to a career-high 29 goals and 95 points. A shift to the wing paired with dazzling chemistry with Sean Couturier has revitalized Giroux's offensive game. The duo has combined for an impressive 4.8 goals per 60 minutes, and while duplicating the same success nex
2018-04-01 update Giroux scored twice -- including the game-winning goal -- during Sunday's 4-3 overtime victory against Boston.
2018-03-23 analysis Giroux's done his best to throw his hat into the ring for the Art Ross Trophy by accruing six assists over the past two games, bringing his point total to 90 through 75 appearances. His 2011-12 career high of 93 points is certainly within striking distance, and Giroux's distribution of 28 goals and 65 helpers in that campaign bears a striking resemblance to the 26 and 64 he's accrued this time aro
2018-03-23 update Giroux dished out a trio of helpers in Thursday's 4-3 win over the rival Rangers.
2018-03-21 analysis Giroux didn't get a shootout attempt, but those don't count in most fantasy setups anyway. The top-line, power-play pivot now has 26 goals and a whopping 61 assists through 74 games this season. Fantasy players who bet on a rebound from his 58-point 2016-17 campaign should be ecstatic about Giroux's return to elite form.
2018-03-21 update Giroux collected three assists -- including two helpers on the power play -- in Tuesday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Red Wings.
2018-03-10 analysis With the goal, Giroux extended his current point streak to six games and seven points (two goals, five assists). He has 81 points, which plunks him into a three-way tie with Connor McDavid and Nathan McKinnon for third in NHL scoring. Giroux is just about as automatic as they come for fantasy activation.
2018-03-10 update Giroux scored his 24th goal of the season in a 2-1 win over the Jets.
2018-03-03 analysis Giroux has been white-hot of late, tallying 19 points, including eight goals, in his last 12 games. He's in a three-way tie with Steven Stamkos and Connor McDavid for third in overall league scoring. Use him well.
2018-03-03 update Giroux scored the game-tying goal and tallied an assist in Saturday's 7-6 shootout loss to Tampa Bay.
2018-02-24 analysis And with that, Giroux extended his point streak to four games and eight points (three goals, five assists). He has been held off the scoresheet just once in his last nine games, a period in which he rang up seven goals and nine assists. Giroux is second only to Nikita Kucherov in league scoring.
2018-02-24 update Giroux tallied a goal and an assist in Saturday's 5-3 win over Ottawa.
2018-02-23 analysis The veteran has now marked the scoresheet in seven of his past eight contests for six goals, eight assists and five multi-point showings. The move to the wing has clearly revitalized Giroux's offensive touch, as he's currently on pace for the highest point total of his career.
2018-02-23 update Giroux scored a goal and added a power-play assist during Thursday's 2-1 win over Blue Jackets.
2018-02-18 analysis Despite the Blueshirts converting four times, Giroux did enough damage on his own to maintain a tidy plus-2 rating in this one, and his third-period tally gives him 20 goals for the season. Neither team managed a power-play goal, but that's hardly a concern for Giroux owners. The 22nd overall pick from the 2006 draft has already scored eight times to go with 20 helpers on the man advantage in 2017
2018-02-18 update Giroux potted his 200th career goal to complement a pair of assists in Sunday's 7-4 road win over the Rangers.
2018-02-14 analysis He also chipped in three shots and a plus-1 rating. Giroux now has a goal in four straight games, racking up eight points over that stretch, and he's on pace to top his career high of 93 points set in 2011-12. The 30-year-old is also one of the most consistent power-play assets in the league -- he already has 28 power-play points on the season, his seventh straight campaign with at least 20.
2018-02-14 update Giroux scored a power-play goal and added an even-strength assist in Tuesday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Devils.
2018-02-09 analysis The Philly captain had recorded just a single goal and three assists through his previous 10 games, so this was a welcomed offensive outburst. The dry spells have been few and far between, though. Giroux has already topped his 2016-17 numbers in 28 fewer games, and he's on track to post his first point-per-game showing since the 2013-14 campaign. Shifting over to the wing has proven to be a huge s
2018-02-09 update Giroux registered a goal and two assists during Thursday's 5-3 win over Montreal.
2018-01-27 analysis Giroux is having a tremendous season which some might consider a return to form for him. The 30-year-old only had 14 goals and 58 points in 82 games last year. He already has 57 this season, and he's sure to add to that total. The Canadian forward might hit the 70-point threshold for the first time since the 2014-15 season.
2018-01-27 update Giroux has 14 goals and 43 assists in 49 games. That includes 23 points with the extra man.
2018-01-13 analysis While he's only scored one goal in the last 10 games, Giroux has been more than happy to keep feeding the puck to his red-hot center Sean Couturier, and he's collected a whopping 17 assists over that stretch -- including nine with the man advantage. With 54 points through 43 games, Giroux is on pace for his first career 100-point campaign.
2018-01-13 update Giroux notched two assists, both on second-period power-play goals, in Saturday's 5-3 win over the Devils.
2018-01-06 analysis Giroux's first goal is currently trending on social media, as he skipped the puck off Colton Parayako's bottom and it happened to fall into the net behind Jake Allen. The Canadian winger is now up to 51 points (14 goals, 37 assists) through 41 games this season, putting him in elite company not only at the forward position, but within the entire league.
2018-01-06 update Giroux collected a goal and two helpers -- including a power-play assist -- Saturday afternoon, helping the Flyers defeat the Blues 6-3 at home.
2017-12-23 analysis Giroux has seven points in his past four games and 13 points in eight. He's had just four scoreless games in the past five weeks, and he's one of the safest plays you can make right now. Giroux has seven points in his past four games and 13 points in the past eight. He's had just four scoreless games in the past five weeks, making the veteran center one of the safest plays in fantasy right now.
2017-12-23 analysis Giroux has seven points in his past four games and 13 points in eight. He's had just four scoreless games in the past five weeks, and he's one of the safest plays you can make right now.
2017-12-23 update Giroux had two assists in a 4-2 loss to Buffalo on Friday.
2017-12-21 analysis As expected, the goals dried up, but the assists have not. Giroux now has 11 points in his past seven games, and all but two have come via helpers. His surge has coincided with that of the Flyers, and right now, he needs to be in your lineup whenever Philly takes the ice.
2017-12-21 update Giroux had three assists Wednesday in a 4-3 win over Detroit.
2017-12-12 analysis This was Giroux's third consecutive multi-point showing and his fifth through his past eight games. The cerebral scorer is in the midst of a bounce-back campaign with 13 goals and 34 points through 30 contests, and he should be locked into lineups while scorching hot. It's definitely important to note that Giroux's 22.8 shooting percentage is unsustainable, so without an uptick in shots, the goals
2017-12-12 update Giroux recorded a goal, an assist and three shots on net during Tuesday's 4-2 win over Toronto.
2017-12-07 analysis This gives Giroux 30 points in 28 games. Sure, his 21.6 shooting percentage is unsustainable, but the 29-year-old has registered at least 44 assists in his last four seasons. He's been a preeminent playmaker for years, and that continues to be the case.
2017-12-07 update Giroux notched two helpers, one on the power play, in a 4-2 win over the Oilers on Wednesday.
2017-11-24 analysis While Giroux had just three helpers during the six-game goalless stretch, the minor slump barely took a toll on his year-long numbers. The 29-year-old veteran has 10 goals and 25 points through 23 games, after all. His shift to the wing has been a significant boon to his fantasy value, as he's having his best offensive showing since 2013-14 playing with Sean Couturier and Jakub Voracek in all situ
2017-11-24 update Giroux collected a goal, an assist, two shots and a plus-3 rating during Friday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Islanders.
2017-11-10 update Giroux scored twice and added an assist in Thursday's 3-1 win over Chicago. Giroux scored a goal and added two assists in Thursday's 3-1 win over Chicago.
2017-11-09 analysis Now up to 10 goals and 20 points through 16 contests, the move to the wing continues to be a smashing success for Giroux. At this stage of the game, he's locked in as a high-end asset in all fantasy settings until proven otherwise.
2017-11-09 update Giroux scored twice and added an assist in Thursday's 3-1 win over Chicago.
2017-11-03 analysis Giroux set up Brandon Manning's opening goal before sealing the game with an empty-netter in the final minute. The captain is having a fantastic start to the season, racking up seven points and 16 points through 14 contests. The top line consisting of Giroux, Sean Couturier and Jakub Voracek has been dominant, so make sure you keep the resurgent Giroux rolling.
2017-11-03 update Giroux netted his seventh goal of the season and added a helper in Thursday's win over the Blues.
2017-10-31 analysis His pair of apples were paramount to helping the Flyers stage a comeback and force bonus hockey, and now Giroux has treated his fantasy owners to 14 points (six goals, eight assists) in 12 games. There's only been three games for which the dynamic point-packing veteran's been held off the scoresheet entirely, so continue rolling him out there with confidence.
2017-10-31 update Giroux collected two primary assists -- including a man-advantage helper -- in Monday's 4-3 overtime home loss to the Coyotes.
2017-10-21 analysis Giroux has 10 points in eight games, but moreover, he's sniping at a remarkable pace. It's a pace that simply will not continue -- Giroux is ripping at 28.6 percent rate, some 18 percent higher than his career mark. He's still a potential point-per-game player, but you might want to float his name in trade talks, in particular with someone desperate for goals. Someone might overpay.
2017-10-21 update Giroux scored his fifth goal of the season in Saturday's 2-1 win over Edmonton. It came on the power play.
2017-10-18 analysis The Flyers captain has flourished on the wing and now has four goals and nine points through the first six games of the campaign. Additionally, it's worth noting that he's recorded seven points at even strength. Giroux was a ripe candidate for a bounce-back showing after a disappointing 2016-17 campaign (14 goals and 58 points), but so far, he's probably exceeded expectations. Where it applies, Gi
2017-10-18 update Giroux scored a power-play goal and added an assist during Tuesday's 5-1 win over Florida.
2017-10-15 analysis Cha-ching! Giroux's big game gives him seven points in five games and rubbed salt in the wounds of the Caps players. Giroux's production in 2016-17 was his worst per-game production since 2009-10. He's just 29, so we find it hard to believe his game is deteriorating, so we're looking for 65-70 points (or more).
2017-10-15 update Giroux scored two goals and added two assists in an 8-2 romp over Washington on Saturday.
2017-10-12 analysis The Flyers aren't back in action until Saturday and Giroux is expected back at practice Friday, so he should be available against the Capitals. With a goal and three helpers to start the year, the center is off to a solid start.
2017-10-12 update Giroux did not attend practice Thursday as he was dealing with a family matter, Dave Issac of the Courier-Post reports.
2017-10-12 injury_note Giroux did not attend practice Thursday as he was dealing with a family matter, <a href="https://twitter.com/davegisaac/status/918505007321899008">Dave Issac of the Courier-Post</a> reports.
2017-10-12 Injury Status Day-To-Day
2017-10-12 Injury Text Personal
2017-10-12 Date Injured 2017-10-12
2017-10-12 Injured Yes No
2017-10-12 injury_note Giroux did not attend practice Thursday as he was dealing with a family matter, <a href="https://twitter.com/davegisaac/status/918505007321899008">Dave Issac of the Courier-Post</a> reports.
2017-10-12 Injury Status Out Day-To-Day
2017-10-12 Injury Text Hip Personal
2017-10-12 Date Injured 2016-05-28 2017-10-12
2017-10-12 Injured No Yes
2017-09-01 Salary Cap Hit $0.000M $8.275M
2017-09-01 Salary $0.000M $9.000M
2017-09-01 Pickable No Yes
2017-06-22 Active in League No Yes
2017-06-22 Franchise 2017 Unknown Unknown 2017 Philadelphia Flyers