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Position
RW
 
Jersey
17
Name  Radim Vrbata
Born  6/13/1981
Height  6-1
Weight  194
Shoots  R
11/19/2014 10:49:00 PM
Description: Vancouver winger Radim Vrbata scored two goals to help the Canucks defeat the Oilers, 5-4, on Wednesday.
Insight: Both of Vrbata's goals came on the power play in the second period. He has eight goals and seven assists with an even rating this season.
 
11/10/2014 3:22:00 PM
Description: Vancouver winger Radim Vrbata is questionable for Tuesday's game against Ottawa after re-aggravating a leg injury.
Insight: Vrbata is off to a fine start with his new team, putting up 13 points (six goals) in 15 games playing mostly alongside Henrik and Daniel Sedin.
 
10/18/2014 9:13:00 AM
Description: Vancouver winger Radim Vrbata had two points in Friday's win against the Oilers.
Insight: He had a goal and an assist, along with a +2 rating and four shots on goal. Vrbata is off to a fine start with his new team, as he has five points through three games.
 
10/3/2014 11:59:00 AM
Description: Winger Radim Vrbata signed a two-year contract with the Vancouver Canucks and should enjoy his time there on a line with Daniel and Henrik Sedin.
Insight: The 33-year-old Vrbata had 20 goals, 31 assists, 263 SOG and 21 PPP last season, so he was still a quality fantasy winger and is the first option to play with the twins. We're predicting an increase in scoring to 29 goals and 56 points for the upcoming season.
 
7/2/2014 10:40:00 PM
Description: Radim Vrbata has signed a two-year contract with the Vancouver Canucks.
Insight: The 33-year-old Vrbata had 20 goals, 31 assists, 263 SOG and 21 PPP last season, so he was still a quality fantasy winger. His value will grow on the Canucks, especially if he's used on the top line with the Sedins.
 
3/8/2014 10:07:00 PM
Description: Coyotes right wing Radim Vrbata has scored three goals in his last two games.
Insight: He has potted six in his last 10 and now has 18 goals, 25 assists and 212 SOG in 62 games.
 
Hot11/28/2013 12:17:00 PM
Description: Coyotes right wing Radim Vrbata has eight points over his last six games.
Insight: He had two goals on four shots Wednesday at Minnesota and has attempted at least four SOG in four straight games. The 32-year-old has eight goals, 21 points and 84 SOG in 23 games this season, which is his usual level of production.
 
11/17/2013 10:32:00 AM
Description: Coyotes right wing Radim Vrbata had three assists and a +4 differential Saturday against Tampa Bay.
Insight: He missed more than a week this month due to a lower-body injury but he has four assists and a +5 in two games since returning to the lineup.
 
11/14/2013 12:19:00 PM
Description: Coyotes right wing Radim Vrbata (lower body) is questionable for Thursday's game against Chicago.
Insight: Vrbata missed Saturday's game, practiced Monday but missed Tuesday's game as well. After a fast start he scored one point in his last five games before the injury.
 
11/12/2013 7:49:00 PM
Description: Coyotes right wing Radim Vrbata (lower body) will miss Tuesday's game.
Insight: Vrbata missed Saturday's game but practiced Monday and participated in Tuesday's morning skate, so this is a little surprising. Phoenix will be without Vrbata, Hanzal and Derek Morris Tuesday against St. Louis.
 
11/12/2013 2:10:00 PM
Description: Coyotes right wing Radim Vrbata (lower body) is questionable for Tuesday's game against St. Louis.
Insight: He missed Saturday's game but practiced Monday. He's scored 13 point in 17 games, though he's scoreless in his last four.
 
11/9/2013 1:04:00 PM
Description: Coyotes right wing Radim Vrbata (lower body) will miss Saturday's game, according to Sarah McLellan of azcentral.com.
Insight: Vrbata appeared to suffer a right leg injury during Wednesday's game. He participated briefly in the team's optional skate Saturday morning. Coyotes coach Dave Tippett is hopeful the forward will be back next week.
 
11/8/2013 4:59:00 PM
Description: Coyotes right wing Radim Vrbata will be a game-time decision Saturday.
Insight: Vrbata appeared to suffer a right leg injury during Wednesday's game. Coach Dave Tippett will assess him after Saturday's morning skate.
 
Hot10/29/2013 1:23:00 PM
Description: Coyotes right wing Radim Vrbata is probable for Tuesday's game against Los Angeles due to an illness.
Insight: The veteran is off to a very quick start with 12 points (5G, 7A) in 12 games. Keep him in the lineup until this hot streak ends.
 
Hot10/27/2013 10:11:00 AM
Description: Coyotes right wing Radim Vrbata was feeling generous Saturday in a win over Edmonton.
Insight: The 32-year-old led the way with three assists, giving him five helpers in his last two games. Vrbata is on pace for 82 points this season. That would be a new career-high.
 
4/7/2013 11:29:00 AM
Description: Phoenix right wing Radim Vrbata has three goals and eight points in his last eight games.
Insight: Vrbata missed more than a month with an injury but returned to action on March 19 and has helped Phoenix go 4-0-2 over the last six games.
 
3/28/2013 10:43:00 PM
Description: Phoenix right wing Radim Vrbata had a productive outing Thursday against Nashville.
Insight: Vrbata piled on two goals and an assist in a little over 17 minutes of ice time. Thursday marked Vrbata's second multi-goal game of the season and his first since the season opener in Dallas on January 19th.
 
3/19/2013 9:12:00 PM
Description: Coyotes winger Radim Vrbata (lower body) will play Tuesday for the first time since Feb. 16, according to Craig Morgan of Fox Sports Arizona.
Insight: Vrbata has missed the last 14 games with a cracked bone in his foot. The Coyotes desperately need his offense, as they have been shut out three games in a row.
 
3/19/2013 5:27:00 PM
Description: Coyotes winger Radim Vrbata (lower body) could return for Tuesday's game against the Kings after skating earlier today. SOURCE: Craig Morgan, Fox Sports Arizona
Insight: Vrbata has missed the last 14 games with a cracked bone in his foot. He'll most likely make his return this week, even if it doesn't come Tuesday.
 
3/6/2013 9:47:00 AM
Description: Coyotes winger Radim Vrbata (lower body) is traveling with the team and could return as early as Wednesday depending on how he looks at the morning shootaround.
Insight: Vrbata has missed the last seven games, but when we last saw him he was a main cog in the Coyotes' offense with four goals and eight assists in 15 games.
 

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