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Nikolaj Ehlers

22-Year-Old Left Wing – Winnipeg Jets

2017-18 NHL Stats

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2017-18 NHL Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

There was no sophomore slump for Ehlers this past season, as he blew his 38-point rookie total out of the water by amassing 25 goals and 39 assists. The fleet-footed 21-year-old seems to have found a home on the left side of the Jetsí top line alongside Mark Scheifele and Bl...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 172   DOB: 2/14/1996   BORN: Aalborg, Denmark   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #9 Overall in 2014   Show ContractHide Contract

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Nikolaj Ehlers Contract Information:

Signed a seven-year, $42 million extension with the Jets in October of 2017.

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Nikolaj Ehlers NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2015-16 19 NHL WPG 72 15 23 38 3 21 167 9.0 0 0 16:06 4 7 11 2:19 29 25
2016-17 20 NHL WPG 82 25 39 64 1 38 204 12.3 4 0 17:29 5 7 12 2:37 43 28
2017-18 21 NHL WPG 82 29 31 60 14 26 231 12.6 7 0 16:05 7 6 13 2:02 39 27
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Nikolaj Ehlers – Playing Time Overview

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2017-18 Time On Ice Stats

16:05

Average Time On Ice

On average, Nikolaj Ehlers was on the ice for 16:05.

2:02

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Nikolaj Ehlers was on the ice for 2:02 during power plays.

0:01

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Nikolaj Ehlers was on the ice for 0:01 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2015-16 16:06 2:19 0:01
2016-17 17:29 2:37 0:01
2017-18 16:05 2:02 0:01
2017-18 NHL Game Log   Nikolaj Ehlers
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
May 20 VGK 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 16:49 3:03
May 18 VGK@VGK 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 1 16:35 2:00
May 16 VGK@VGK Did Not Play
May 14 VGK 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 15:04 0:39
May 12 VGK 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 15:03 1:36
May 10 NAS@NAS 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 12:39 0:00
May 7 NAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 13:40 2:26
May 5 NAS@NAS 0 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 14:52 2:47
May 3 NAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 17:50 1:21
May 1 NAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 19:00 2:31
Apr 29 NAS@NAS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 2 25:43 1:50
Apr 27 NAS@NAS 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 12:47 0:00
Apr 20 MIN Did Not Play
Apr 17 MIN@MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 14:05 0:20
Apr 15 MIN@MIN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 15:01 3:05
Apr 13 MIN 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 13:13 1:03
Apr 11 MIN 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 15:36 0:40
Apr 7 CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 13:49 3:10
Apr 5 CGY 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 15:12 2:54
Apr 3 MON@MON 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 1 0 18:35 1:55
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Apr 2 OTT@OTT 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 4 0.0 0 0 14:55 2:56
Mar 31 TOR@TOR 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 13:17 0:00
Mar 29 CHI@CHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 14:43 0:00
Mar 27 BOS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 15:10 1:13
Mar 25 NAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 16:07 2:15
Mar 23 ANA 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 16:05 1:46
Mar 20 LOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 19:28 3:40
Mar 18 DAL 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 16:10 2:17
Mar 15 CHI 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 14:31 2:48
Mar 13 NAS@NAS 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 18:15 3:02
Mar 12 WAS@WAS 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 0 16:19 1:40
Mar 10 PHI@PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 1 19:37 2:48
Mar 8 NJD@NJD 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 1 0 16:42 0:49
Mar 6 NYR@NYR 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 16:07 0:00
Mar 4 CAR@CAR 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 12:00 0:00
Mar 2 DET 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 10 0.0 0 0 17:23 2:43
Feb 27 NAS 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 14:57 1:05
Feb 24 DAL@DAL 1 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 12:24 0:00
Feb 23 STL@STL 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 13:40 3:01
Feb 20 LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 13:04 1:09
Feb 18 FLA 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 13:28 1:17
Feb 16 COL 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 14:03 1:41
Feb 13 WAS 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 13:52 2:49
Feb 11 NYR 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 13:37 2:57
Feb 9 STL 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 17:28 1:33
Feb 6 ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 16:24 3:25
Feb 3 COL 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 0 0 16:42 1:19
Feb 1 VGK 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 20:42 2:45
Jan 30 TAM 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 14:49 1:27
Jan 25 ANA@ANA 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 18:54 1:13
Jan 23 SAN@SAN 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 1 17:27 1:16
Jan 21 VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 16:14 1:21
Jan 20 CGY@CGY 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 21:04 0:26
Jan 13 MIN@MIN 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 18:00 1:18
Jan 12 CHI@CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 19:12 2:54
Jan 9 BUF@BUF 2 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 5 40.0 0 0 15:53 2:49
Jan 7 SAN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 18:49 2:34
Jan 5 BUF 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 15:54 3:33
Jan 2 COL@COL 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 1 19:12 3:21
Dec 31 EDM@EDM 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 2 16:17 2:31
Dec 29 NYI 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 15:37 2:18
Dec 27 EDM 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 2 19:29 3:38
Dec 23 NYI@NYI 0 1 1 -1 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 16:00 1:16
Dec 21 BOS@BOS 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 1 0 20:15 2:22
Dec 19 NAS@NAS 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 4 50.0 1 0 14:50 2:28
Dec 17 STL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 14:44 2:09
Dec 16 STL@STL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 18:17 2:48
Dec 14 CHI 1 0 1 -3 0 1 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 14:40 0:38
Dec 11 VAN 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 5 20.0 0 0 14:06 2:14
Dec 9 TAM@TAM 1 0 1 -2 4 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 0 15:20 0:43
Dec 7 FLA@FLA 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 3 0 13:03 1:50
Dec 5 DET@DET 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 12:48 2:44
Dec 3 OTT 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 13:47 1:27
Dec 1 VGK 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 25.0 0 0 11:16 0:50
Nov 29 COL@COL 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 16:10 2:29
Nov 27 MIN 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 15:15 1:49
Nov 25 SAN@SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 18:22 3:18
Nov 24 ANA@ANA 2 1 3 1 0 1 1 0 3 66.7 0 0 14:25 2:17
Nov 22 LOS@LOS 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 13:57 3:17
Nov 20 NAS@NAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 15:13 1:43
Nov 18 NJD 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 16:00 0:00
Nov 16 PHI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 16:45 4:03
Nov 14 ARI 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 13:57 1:39
Nov 11 ARI@ARI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 16:25 1:13
Nov 10 VGK@VGK 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 16:17 3:00
Nov 6 DAL@DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 14:40 1:05
Nov 4 MON 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 16:29 1:19
Nov 2 DAL 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 15:32 1:33
Oct 31 MIN@MIN 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 15:40 2:30
Oct 29 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 15:02 1:47
Oct 27 CLM@CLM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 17:54 5:02
Oct 26 PIT@PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 17:51 2:03
Oct 20 MIN 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 2 17:12 1:02
Oct 17 CLM 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 17:31 0:06
Oct 14 CAR 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 6 16.7 0 0 14:34 1:19
Oct 12 VAN@VAN 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 18:51 0:35
Oct 9 EDM@EDM 3 1 4 3 0 1 0 0 8 37.5 1 0 20:37 3:11
Oct 7 CGY@CGY 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 15:56 1:45
Oct 4 TOR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 17:18 7:33

Nikolaj Ehlers: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ehlers is available for Game 4 versus the Golden Knights on Friday after missing Game 3 due to illness, Frank Seravalli of TSN.ca reports.

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Ehlers will sit out Game 3 against the Golden Knights due to an undisclosed issue, Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun reports.

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Ehlers set up Kyle Connor's power-play goal but his side couldn't muster any other offense in a 3-1 loss to Vegas on Monday in Game 2.

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Ehler garnered an assist on Tyler Myers' opening goal in Thursday's 5-1 victory over the Predators.

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Ehlers (undisclosed) will be in the lineup for Friday's Game 1 matchup with Nashville, Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun reports.

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Ehlers (undisclosed) practiced without limitations Tuesday, Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun reports.

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Ehlers (undisclosed) won't play in Game 5 on Friday against the Wild, Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun reports.

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Ehlers managed an even-strength assist in Wednesday's Game 1 playoff win over the visiting Wild.

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Ehlers garnered an assist against Ottawa on Monday.

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Ehlers scored the game-winner midway through the third period while adding an assist, four shots, one hit and a plus-2 rating in Thursday's 3-2 victory over the Devils.

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Ehlers scored a goal and added an assist in Saturday's 5-3 win over Dallas. It had been three months exactly since his last three-point outing.

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Ehlers scored a goal during a 3-1 defeat to the Rangers on Sunday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017-18

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2016-17

Ehlers may not have been a Calder Trophy nominee, but he still had a solid rookie campaign that has Winnipeg looking toward the future. After dropping 15 goals and 23 assists last year, the 20-year-old will look to avoid a sophomore slump. Secured on the top line and hungry for 20-plus tallies, the ninth overall pick from 2014 makes for a dynamic wing combination with Blake Wheeler on the opposite side. Ehlers has a very bright future with the Jets and already has dynasty owners hungry for bigger things. The winger may not have a full-on breakout this year, but he should still continue getting better, rewarding fantasy owners who gamble on his upside.

2015-16

If you don't count Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel, Ehlers is the best prospect in all of hockey. With his explosive speed and outstanding scoring ability, Ehlers has lit up the QMJHL for two seasons in a row, racking up consecutive 100-plus-point campaigns. The former first-round pick has yet to make his NHL debut, but itís possible he will get the chance to do so in 2015-16. However, fantasy owners shouldnít depend on him to carry much fantasy value this season. Ehlers is only 19 years old, and the last thing the Jets want to do is rush him into NHL action before heís ready. Although he may not have much immediate fantasy value, he's an extremely gifted prospect who represents an outstanding foundational piece for owners in dynasty leagues. Ehlers has the potential to be a star of the league in the future, but fantasy owners will need to be patient with his development.

2014-15

Ehlers lit up the QMJHL for 104 points in 63 games last season, winning Rookie of the Year honors in the league while often outperforming Halifax teammate and Lightning top prospect Jonathan Drouin. The performance rocketed him up the board at the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, with the Jets more than satisfied to select him at ninth overall. The 18-year-oldís calling card is his explosive speed, and he could slot in as an annual top scorer on the wing once he adds a little more bulk to his slight 5-foot-11, 165-pound frame. Since the 2013-14 campaign marked Ehlersí first full season in North America, expect the organization to proceed slowly with the Danish dynamo, whose ultimate destination for the upcoming season should be determined during training camp. While heís unlikely to claim an NHL roster spot this fall and thus provide limited single-season value, Ehlers represents a salivating foundational piece for those in dynasty leagues.