#28 ZEMGUS GIRGENSONS (L)
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING
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Age 30 Birth Date 1994-01-05
Shoots L Draft Info 2012 (1/14)
Height 6'2 Fantrax Roster% 9
Weight 200 Yahoo Roster% 0
Country LAT Status On Roster
2023-2024 Regular Season
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Date Type News
2024-07-01Player UpdateGirgensons signed a three-year, $2.55 million contract with Tampa Bay on Monday.
2024-04-09Player UpdateGirgensons (illness) is expected to return to the lineup Tuesday versus Dallas, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
2024-04-07Injury UpdateGirgensons (illness) won't play Sunday against Detroit, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
2024-03-20ArticleLining Up: Guentzel Soaring in Carolina; Duclair’s Great Deployment; Tuch’s Hot Streak
2024-02-22ArticleRamblings: Updates on Woll, Panarin, and Perunovich; Play-Driving from Skinner, Ehlers, Dubois, and More – February 22
2024-02-05Player UpdateGirgensons (upper body) has been given the green light to play versus Dallas on Tuesday, Joe Yerdon of Bleacher Report reports.
2024-01-26Injury UpdateGirgensons, who suffered an upper-body injury Wednesday, is considered day-to-day, Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News reports Friday.
2024-01-24Injury UpdateGirgensons (upper body) won't return to Wednesday's game versus the Kings.
2023-12-31Player UpdateGirgensons (lower body) was activated from injured reserve Sunday, per the NHL media site.
2023-12-29Injury UpdateGirgensons (lower body) could be available against the Blue Jackets on Saturday with coach Don Granato telling reporters there was a "good chance" the center will play, per Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News.
2023-12-29Player UpdateGirgensons (lower body) was activated off injured reserve Friday, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports, which sets the stage for him to play Saturday versus Columbus.
2023-12-27Injury UpdateGirgensons (lower body) will not be in the lineup against Boston on Wednesday, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
2023-12-19Injury UpdateGirgensons (lower body) may still be available before the upcoming Christmas break, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports Tuesday.
2023-11-29Injury UpdateGirgensons (lower body) is considered week-to-week, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports.
2023-11-25Injury UpdateGirgensons was placed on injured reserve Saturday after suffering a lower-body injury Friday versus the Penguins, according to Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News.
2023-11-24Injury UpdateGirgensons (lower body) will not return to Friday's game against the Penguins.
2023-10-28ArticleThe Journey: The Curious Case of Peyton Krebs; Plus Highlights from Lekkerimaki, Eklund, Hutson, Clarke, and L. Hughes
2023-10-18Player UpdateGirgensons scored a goal on two shots in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime win over Tampa Bay.
2023-07-05ArticleRamblings: Doubting the “Yzerplan”; Gibson drama; Columbus Blue Line Log Jam; Sneaking a Piece of that Buffalo Pie
2023-06-20Player UpdateGirgensons signed a one-year, $2.5 million contract with Buffalo on Tuesday.

DobberNomics

Profile Price Chg Chg% YTD% FPTS FPTS/$
0.98 0 0 -2 88.7 90.5

Salary/CapHit Information

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Year Salary Cap Hit AAV
2024-20251,000,000850,000850,000
2025-2026775,000850,000850,000
2026-2027775,000850,000850,000

Upside Trend Chart

NHL ID: 8476878

2023-2024 Regular Season Game Log

Date OPP Team Status G A PTS +/- PIM SOG PPG PPP HITS BKS FOW FO% PPTOI %PP SHTOI %SH TOI HIghlights

Upcoming Games

Game Date Opponent
Oct 11@CAR
Oct 12CAR
Oct 15VAN
Oct 17VGK
Oct 19@OTT
Oct 21@TOR
Oct 22@N.J
Oct 24MIN
Oct 26WSH
Oct 28NSH
Oct 30@COL
Nov 1@MIN
Nov 3@WPG
Nov 5@STL
Nov 7PHI
Nov 14WPG
Nov 16N.J
Nov 19@PIT
Nov 21@CBJ
Nov 23DAL
Nov 25COL
Nov 27WSH
Nov 29@NSH
Nov 30TOR
Dec 5S.J
Dec 8@VAN
Dec 10@EDM
Dec 12@CGY
Dec 14@SEA
Dec 17CBJ
Dec 19STL
Dec 22FLA
Dec 23@FLA
Dec 28NYR
Dec 29MTL
Jan 2@S.J
Jan 4@L.A
Jan 5@ANA
Jan 9BOS
Jan 11@N.J
Jan 12@PIT
Jan 14@BOS
Jan 16ANA
Jan 18DET
Jan 20@TOR
Jan 21@MTL
Jan 24@CHI
Jan 25@DET
Jan 28CHI
Jan 30L.A
Feb 1NYI
Feb 4OTT
Feb 6OTT
Feb 8@DET
Feb 9@MTL
Feb 23SEA
Feb 25EDM
Feb 27CGY
Mar 1@WSH
Mar 3@FLA
Mar 4CBJ
Mar 6BUF
Mar 8BOS
Mar 11@CAR
Mar 13@PHI
Mar 15@BOS
Mar 17PHI
Mar 20@DAL
Mar 22@UTA
Mar 23@VGK
Mar 25PIT
Mar 27UTA
Mar 29NYI
Apr 1@NYI
Apr 3@OTT
Apr 5@BUF
Apr 7@NYR
Apr 9TOR
Apr 11DET
Apr 13BUF
Apr 15FLA
Apr 17@NYR

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2023-2024 Regular Season Game Log

Date OPP Team Status W L OTL GA SA GAA SV% GSAA SO QS RBS MIN

Upcoming Games

Game Date Opponent
Oct 11@CAR
Oct 12CAR
Oct 15VAN
Oct 17VGK
Oct 19@OTT
Oct 21@TOR
Oct 22@N.J
Oct 24MIN
Oct 26WSH
Oct 28NSH
Oct 30@COL
Nov 1@MIN
Nov 3@WPG
Nov 5@STL
Nov 7PHI
Nov 14WPG
Nov 16N.J
Nov 19@PIT
Nov 21@CBJ
Nov 23DAL
Nov 25COL
Nov 27WSH
Nov 29@NSH
Nov 30TOR
Dec 5S.J
Dec 8@VAN
Dec 10@EDM
Dec 12@CGY
Dec 14@SEA
Dec 17CBJ
Dec 19STL
Dec 22FLA
Dec 23@FLA
Dec 28NYR
Dec 29MTL
Jan 2@S.J
Jan 4@L.A
Jan 5@ANA
Jan 9BOS
Jan 11@N.J
Jan 12@PIT
Jan 14@BOS
Jan 16ANA
Jan 18DET
Jan 20@TOR
Jan 21@MTL
Jan 24@CHI
Jan 25@DET
Jan 28CHI
Jan 30L.A
Feb 1NYI
Feb 4OTT
Feb 6OTT
Feb 8@DET
Feb 9@MTL
Feb 23SEA
Feb 25EDM
Feb 27CGY
Mar 1@WSH
Mar 3@FLA
Mar 4CBJ
Mar 6BUF
Mar 8BOS
Mar 11@CAR
Mar 13@PHI
Mar 15@BOS
Mar 17PHI
Mar 20@DAL
Mar 22@UTA
Mar 23@VGK
Mar 25PIT
Mar 27UTA
Mar 29NYI
Apr 1@NYI
Apr 3@OTT
Apr 5@BUF
Apr 7@NYR
Apr 9TOR
Apr 11DET
Apr 13BUF
Apr 15FLA
Apr 17@NYR

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2023-2024 Regular Season Line Combinations

Even Strength Line Combinations

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Num Time % Line GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%

Even Strength Line Production (total pts: )

PTS %Total Line Combination

Even Strength Best Linemate

PTS Linemate

Power Play Line Combinations

Freq Line Combination
Num Time % Line GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%

Power Play Line Production (total pts: )

PTS %Total Line Combination

Power Play Best Linemate

PTS Linemate

Tampa Bay Lightning Last Game Lines (2024-04-29)

Opponent: Florida Panthers
Num Time % EV - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
19:1420.1STEVEN STAMKOS - NIKITA KUCHEROV - BRAYDEN POINT0003442.915865.2
27:4416.8ANTHONY DUCLAIR - ANTHONY CIRELLI - BRANDON HAGEL0003442.99564.3
36:4414.6NICHOLAS PAUL - MICHAEL EYSSIMONT - MITCHELL CHAFFEE01-16275.07463.6
45:4012.3LUKE GLENDENING - TYLER MOTTE - TANNER JEANNOT0004180.010283.3
Num Time % EV - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
110:1422.2VICTOR HEDMAN - MATHEW DUMBA0004544.4121054.5
28:3718.7ERIK CERNAK - MIKHAIL SERGACHEV01-11614.37846.7
38:1718.0MAXWELL CROZIER - EMIL LILLEBERG0004180.010283.3
Num Time % PP - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
14:1771.4STEVEN STAMKOS - NIKITA KUCHEROV - BRAYDEN POINT - BRANDON HAGEL00010100.03175.0
20:3610.0STEVEN STAMKOS - ANTHONY DUCLAIR - ANTHONY CIRELLI - MICHAEL EYSSIMONT000000.010100.0
30:236.4NIKITA KUCHEROV - ANTHONY DUCLAIR - BRAYDEN POINT - NICHOLAS PAUL000000.0000.0
40:185.0STEVEN STAMKOS - NIKITA KUCHEROV - ANTHONY CIRELLI - BRANDON HAGEL000000.0000.0
Num Time % PP - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
14:2974.7VICTOR HEDMAN00010100.03175.0
21:1721.4MIKHAIL SERGACHEV01-1030.01325.0
30:123.3ERIK CERNAK - MIKHAIL SERGACHEV000000.0000.0
Num Time % SH - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
14:4359.0ANTHONY CIRELLI - BRANDON HAGEL000090.01118.3
22:5135.6LUKE GLENDENING - TYLER MOTTE0001150.01516.7
30:102.1LUKE GLENDENING - NICHOLAS PAUL000010.0020.0
Num Time % SH - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
15:3068.8VICTOR HEDMAN - ERIK CERNAK0001614.321313.3
22:0926.9MIKHAIL SERGACHEV - EMIL LILLEBERG000050.0050.0
30:112.3VICTOR HEDMAN - MAXWELL CROZIER000000.0000.0

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING 2023-2024 Regular Season Stats

Name GP W L OTL GA SHA GAA SV% GSAA SO QUAL QUAL% RBS RBS% MIN

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING Prospect Profile Pages

Name Age Draf Year Draf Round Draf Pick Link Upside Certainty
HUGO ALNEFELT2320193716.05.5

Career Stats (Regular Season)

Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2023-2024BUF6386140.2218-1217311.01.21400000449447.700:031.218.011:51
2022-2023BUF80108180.2318-5141148.81.4960100499445.400:041.233.112:59
2021-2022BUF56108180.3226-7279210.91.68134002514349.801:0021.634.914:47
2019-2020BUF69127190.2823-1108514.11.21100011203041.100:020.849.713:48
2018-2019BUF72513180.2521-1117786.41.11440000292840.600:051.654.913:37
2017-2018BUF7178150.2117-12261136.21.61340022322336.500:051.634.313:43
2016-2017BUF7579160.2117-7181126.31.512000002627347.200:041.523.513:10
2015-2016BUF71711180.25210201106.41.512512014115345.700:5116.324.615:02
2014-2015BUF611515300.4940-162511513.01.912714336244044.002:0442.737.419:05
2013-2014BUF70814220.3126-6141157.01.616100124310041.700:237.032.215:19
CAREER 68889991880.2722-6619210078.81.5123851179371137845.200:268.633.914:15

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2023-2024BUF6380.1360.10140.22210.33731.1600.001402.22440.70941.49
2022-2023BUF80100.1380.10180.23140.181141.4310.01961.20490.61941.18
2021-2022BUF56100.1880.14180.32270.48921.6440.07811.45250.451432.55
2019-2020BUF69120.1770.10190.28100.14851.2300.001101.59200.29300.43
2018-2019BUF7250.07130.18180.25170.24781.0800.001442.00290.40280.39
2017-2018BUF7170.1080.11150.21260.371131.5900.001341.89320.45230.32
2016-2017BUF7570.0990.12160.21180.241121.4900.001201.60260.352733.64
2015-2016BUF7170.10110.15180.25200.281101.5520.031251.76410.581532.15
2014-2015BUF61150.25150.25300.49250.411151.8940.071272.08621.024407.21
2013-2014BUF7080.11140.20220.31140.201151.6400.001612.30430.611001.43

Career Stats (Non-NHL)

Season League Team GP G A PTS PTS/G PIM +/- SOG SOG/G S% PPP NHLe
2021-2022OGQLatvia30110.330100.000
2016-2017WCLatvia71120.290-600.000
2016-2017OGQLatvia30110.332100.000
2015-2016WC-ALatvia71010.144-500.000
2015-2016WCLatvia71010.144-400.000
2013-2014WC-ALatvia62020.3329100.000
2013-2014OlympicsLatvia51120.402-200.000
2012-2013AHLRochester61611170.2828-700.00011
2012-2013WC-ALatvia51010.200-300.000
2011-2012USHLDubuque492431551.12691700.000
2011-2012WJC-ALatvia62020.336-600.000
2010-2011USHLDubuque512128490.9646700.000
2009-2010EJHLGreen Mountain231117281.2213000.000
2009-2010EmJHLGreen Mountain191712291.536000.000
Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP

Career Stats (Non-NHL)

Season League Team GP G A PTS PTS/G PIM +/- SOG SOG/G S% PPP NHLe
2012-2013AHLRochester33031.000200.00040
2011-2012USHLDubuque22242.000200.000
2010-2011USHLDubuque113580.738700.000
2009-2010EJHLGreen Mountain20221.000000.000
Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2023-2024BUF31010.332700520.01.7200001000:010.434.112:01
2022-2023BUF30000.000-3210.00.3300001222.200:043.519.313:03
2021-2022BUF41010.2521-10616.71.50001132445.300:2517.354.216:22
2019-2020BUF31010.332710333.31.0500001266.700:000.040.808:38
2018-2019BUF30000.0000030.01.06000021100.000:083.353.914:02
2017-2018BUF30110.33270250.01.7700001003:0542.46.117:44
2016-2017BUF30110.3327-6430.01.03000011635.602:1029.326.315:30
2015-2016BUF42241.008242825.02.07000121440.001:1129.831.616:42
2014-2015BUF30000.000-1220.00.71000021136.701:0824.524.114:26
2013-2014BUF53140.8066581225.02.4800110240.001:3921.817.913:59
CAREER 3485130.3831-1204816.71.4420023147239.801:0120.227.514:22

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2023-2024BUF310.3300.0010.3300.0051.6700.0020.6710.3300.00
2022-2023BUF300.0000.0000.0020.6710.3300.0031.0010.3320.67
2021-2022BUF410.2500.0010.2500.0061.5000.0000.0030.75246.00
2019-2020BUF310.3300.0010.3300.0031.0000.0051.6710.3320.67
2018-2019BUF300.0000.0000.0000.0031.0000.0062.0020.6710.33
2017-2018BUF300.0010.3310.3320.6751.6700.0072.3310.3300.00
2016-2017BUF300.0010.3310.3341.3331.0000.0031.0010.33165.33
2015-2016BUF420.5020.5041.0020.5082.0000.0071.7520.50143.50
2014-2015BUF300.0000.0000.0020.6720.6700.0010.3320.67113.67
2013-2014BUF530.6010.2040.8081.60122.4000.0081.6000.0020.40

Regular Season Quarterly Comparison

2023-2024

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
1202022700:0212:33
27101500:0011:25
3174152200:0310:35
4191561900:0512:23

Lines by quarter

QuarterLine Combination

2022-2023

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
1213362100:0112:06
2181342300:0212:52
3204043400:0513:23
4212243610:0513:32

Lines by quarter

QuarterLine Combination

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Shooting % 11.0
5on5 Shooting % 7.4
PTS/60 1.1
PDO 1002
Sec. Asst% 0

Expected Goal (xG) stats below provided by Natural Stat Trick
Note: Expected Goals are updated overnight and will not include today's games. Stats only available as of 2020-21.

Advanced Stats

Year PDO 5 on 5 S% OZ Start% PTS/60 SOG/60 %PP IPP PPIPP CF% Sec Assists Sec Assist %

Expected Goals

Year GF 5v5 xGF 5v5 xGF/60 GA 5v5 xGA 5v5 xGA/60 xG% 5v5

NHL Edge

  Skating Speed Skating Distance Shot Speed Shot Location Zone Time%
Season Top speed 22+ MPH 20+ MPH 18+ MPH Tot. dist Tot. dist/60 Tot. dist EV Tot. dist/60 EV Tot. dist PP Tot. dist/60 PP Tot. dist PK Tot. dist/60 PK Top Speed AVG Speed 100+ 90-100 80-90 70-80 High Danger SOG High Danger G Mid Danger SOG Mid Danger G Long SOG Long G Off Zone Def Zone OZ - EV DZ - EV OZ - PP DZ - PP OZ - PK DZ - PK

Extended Game Log

Date OPP TEAM CF CA CF% GF 5v5 xGF 5v5 xGF/60 GA 5v5 xGA 5v5 xGA/60 xG% 5v5



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GP G A PTS PTS/60 +/- PIM SOG S% PPP HIT BLK FOW FO% PPTOI %PP TOI IPP

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Power Play Line Combinations

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