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Position
RW
 
Jersey
16
Name  Teddy Purcell
Born  9/8/1985
Height  6-3
Weight  198
Shoots  R
4/13/2014 3:30:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay right wing Teddy Purcell (illness) returned to the lineup Sunday after all, according to Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Bay Times.
Insight: Purcell was initially ruled out but he's feeling better. He came into Sunday with 12 goals and 30 assists in 80 games.
 
4/13/2014 11:51:00 AM
Description: Tampa Bay right wing Teddy Purcell is still out with the flu. SOURCE: St. Petersburg Times
Insight: The illness will prevent Purcell from playing Sunday against Washington. He'll finish the regular season with 12 goals, 30 assists and a -3 rating in 80 appearances.
 
4/11/2014 7:27:00 PM
Description: Lightning winger Teddy Purcell will not play Friday due to the flu.
Insight: Purcell has 42 points (12 goals, 30 assists) and 156 SOG in 80 games. He had better production the last three seasons.
 
3/20/2014 10:22:00 PM
Description: Teddy Purcell sparked the Lightning with two goals Thursday in a win over Ottawa.
Insight: Victor Hedman and Tyler Johnson assisted on both goals. The seven shots Purcell attempted were his most since November 21st against San Jose. The victory stretches Tampa Bay's winning streak to five games.
 
Hot1/11/2014 8:56:00 PM
Description: Lightning right wing Teddy Purcell has nine points in seven games since Dec. 29.
Insight: Purcell had a goal and an assist Saturday at Philadelphia. The 28-year-old has 28 points (nine goals) in 45 games.
 
10/15/2013 10:20:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay right wing Teddy Purcell has four goals and eight points in the first six games this season.
Insight: Purcell averaged 0.72 ppg over the last three seasons so he's probably playing a little over his head, but a spot on the top power-play line with Steven Stamkos, Martin St. Louis, Ryan Malone and Sami Salo is a nice position to have.
 
4/11/2013 10:28:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay right wing Teddy Purcell had a pair of goal Thursday against the Penguins.
Insight: Purcell averaged 0.95 ppg over the first two months but had just seven points in 14 games last month. He has six points in six games in April.
 
3/23/2013 5:11:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay right wing Teddy Purcell scored one of his team's three goals Saturday against Ottawa, giving him three goals over the last four games.
Insight: Purcell is more of a distributor (18 A) than goal scorer (7 G). He averaged 1.7 SOG per game.
 
2/16/2013 7:40:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay right wing Teddy Purcell tallied a goal and two assists Saturday in an overtime win over Florida.
Insight: The win snaps a six-game losing streak for the Lightning. Purcell has now scored in back-to-back games. The last time he did that was in March of 2012.
 
2/1/2013 11:06:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay winger Teddy Purcell has two goals and seven assists through seven games.
Insight: All of Tampa Bay's top-six forwards are playing great right now as the Lightning are leading the NHL in goals early in this 2012-2013 campaign.
 
7/20/2011 11:47:00 AM
Description: The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed Teddy Purcell to a two-year contract extension, avoiding arbitration. TSN
Insight: Purcell emerged as a bona fide top 6 forward last season, scoring a career-high 51 points (17g-34a). He was also a star in the playoffs, scoring 17 points (6g-11a) in 18 games. Expect him to continue to benefit from playing alongside linemates who have significant scoring power.
 
5/25/2011 11:31:00 PM
Description: Teddy Purcell scored two goals in the Lightning's 5-4 win over Boston in Game 6 on Wednesday. Yahoo Sports
Insight: Purcell has six goals during this year's playoffs, although five of them have been scored in the series against Boston. Teammate Sean Bergenheim may be the surprise of the playoffs, but Purcell has been a solid sleeper himself with 17 points in 17 games.
 
5/21/2011 4:31:00 PM
Description: Teddy Purcell scored two goals in the Lightning's 5-3 win over Boston in Game 4 on Saturday afternoon. Yahoo Sports
Insight: Purcell's goals were his third and fourth of the playoffs. He is gaining attention for his play during this year's playoffs, as he is now up to 15 points (4g-11a) in 15 playoff games. Since he reached a career-high 51 points during the regular season, the Newfoundland-born Purcell is also a reasonable option in fantasy drafts next season.
 
3/15/2011 12:06:00 AM
Description: Teddy Purcell recorded three assists with a +3 in the Lightning's 6-2 win over Toronto on Monday. Yahoo Sports
Insight: Purcell has a career-high 47 points (16g-31a) this season, including seven points in his last six games.
 
2/2/2011 12:01:00 PM
Description: Purcell produced his first two-goal game of the season Tuesday night, giving him 10 goals for the year.
Insight: It was the winger's third straight multi-point outing. He is plus-5 over the past three games. (RapidDraft.com)
 
2/2/2011 12:06:00 AM
Description: Teddy Purcell scored two goals with a +2 in the Lightning's 4-0 win over Philadelphia on Tuesday. Yahoo Sports
Insight: Purcell has now reached the ten-goal mark for the first time in his career. He has been on a roll recently with seven points (3g-4a) and a +5 over his last three games, so the red-hot forward from Newfoundland might be worth a look in fantasy leagues.
 
1/23/2011 11:01:00 PM
Description: Purcell notched three assists in Sunday's thrashing of Atlanta.
Insight: It was his first points in six games and his first assists since Dec. 22. He has 28 points for the season. (RapidDraft.com)
 
12/23/2010 8:04:00 AM
Description: Purcell picked up an assist on Wednesday night against the Islanders.
Insight: Purcell has three points over his last two games to give him six goals and 18 assists on the year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
11/28/2010 8:02:00 AM
Description: Purcell scored a goal and added an assist on Saturday against the Panthers.
Insight: Purcell now has three goals and five assists over his last six games. He is up to 17 points in 24 games on the year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
11/21/2010
Description: Purcell scored his third goal of the season on Saturday against the Sabres.
Insight: Purcell has three points in his last two games and now has three goals and nine assists so far this year. (RapidDraft.com)
 

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