#81 PHIL KESSEL (R)
VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS
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Age 34 Birth Date 1987-10-02
Shoots R Draft Year 2006
Height 6'0 Draft Round 1
Weight 223 Draft Pick 5
Country USA Status On Roster
2021-2022 Regular Season
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Awards

Season Award
2016-2017Stanley Cup
2015-2016Stanley Cup

DobberNomics

Profile Price Chg Chg% YTD% FPTS FPTS/$
5.5 0 0 0 159.4 29

Fantasy Rankings


Category Rank
Top 300 Skaters226
Top Cap League Players98

Salary/CapHit Information

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Year Salary Cap Hit AAV
2022-20231,500,0001,500,0001,500,000

Upside Trend Chart

NHL ID: 8473548

2021-2022 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@L.A
Oct 13CHI
Oct 15@SEA
Oct 18@CGY
Oct 20WPG
Oct 22COL
Oct 24TOR
Oct 25@S.J
Oct 28ANA
Oct 30WPG
Nov 1@WSH
Nov 3@OTT
Nov 5@MTL
Nov 8@TOR
Nov 10@BUF
Nov 12STL
Nov 15S.J
Nov 17ARI
Nov 19@EDM
Nov 21@VAN
Nov 23OTT
Nov 25SEA
Nov 26VAN
Nov 28@CBJ
Dec 1@PIT
Dec 3@DET
Dec 5@BOS
Dec 7NYR
Dec 9PHI
Dec 11BOS
Dec 13@WPG
Dec 15@CHI
Dec 17NYI
Dec 19BUF
Dec 21ARI
Dec 23STL
Dec 27@L.A
Dec 28@ANA
Dec 31NSH
Jan 2@COL
Jan 5PIT
Jan 7L.A
Jan 12FLA
Jan 14EDM
Jan 16DAL
Jan 19DET
Jan 21WSH
Jan 22@ARI
Jan 24@N.J
Jan 27@NYR
Jan 28@NYI
Feb 7@NSH
Feb 9@MIN
Feb 12ANA
Feb 16S.J
Feb 18T.B
Feb 21@CHI
Feb 23CGY
Feb 25DAL
Feb 27@COL
Mar 1CAR
Mar 3N.J
Mar 5MTL
Mar 7@FLA
Mar 9@T.B
Mar 11@CAR
Mar 12@STL
Mar 14@PHI
Mar 16CGY
Mar 19CBJ
Mar 21@VAN
Mar 23@CGY
Mar 25@EDM
Mar 28EDM
Mar 30@S.J
Apr 1MIN
Apr 3@MIN
Apr 4@NSH
Apr 6L.A
Apr 8@DAL
Apr 11SEA
Apr 13@SEA

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2021-2022 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@L.A
Oct 13CHI
Oct 15@SEA
Oct 18@CGY
Oct 20WPG
Oct 22COL
Oct 24TOR
Oct 25@S.J
Oct 28ANA
Oct 30WPG
Nov 1@WSH
Nov 3@OTT
Nov 5@MTL
Nov 8@TOR
Nov 10@BUF
Nov 12STL
Nov 15S.J
Nov 17ARI
Nov 19@EDM
Nov 21@VAN
Nov 23OTT
Nov 25SEA
Nov 26VAN
Nov 28@CBJ
Dec 1@PIT
Dec 3@DET
Dec 5@BOS
Dec 7NYR
Dec 9PHI
Dec 11BOS
Dec 13@WPG
Dec 15@CHI
Dec 17NYI
Dec 19BUF
Dec 21ARI
Dec 23STL
Dec 27@L.A
Dec 28@ANA
Dec 31NSH
Jan 2@COL
Jan 5PIT
Jan 7L.A
Jan 12FLA
Jan 14EDM
Jan 16DAL
Jan 19DET
Jan 21WSH
Jan 22@ARI
Jan 24@N.J
Jan 27@NYR
Jan 28@NYI
Feb 7@NSH
Feb 9@MIN
Feb 12ANA
Feb 16S.J
Feb 18T.B
Feb 21@CHI
Feb 23CGY
Feb 25DAL
Feb 27@COL
Mar 1CAR
Mar 3N.J
Mar 5MTL
Mar 7@FLA
Mar 9@T.B
Mar 11@CAR
Mar 12@STL
Mar 14@PHI
Mar 16CGY
Mar 19CBJ
Mar 21@VAN
Mar 23@CGY
Mar 25@EDM
Mar 28EDM
Mar 30@S.J
Apr 1MIN
Apr 3@MIN
Apr 4@NSH
Apr 6L.A
Apr 8@DAL
Apr 11SEA
Apr 13@SEA

DraftKings

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2021-2022 Regular Season Line Combinations

Even Strength Line Combinations

Freq Line Combination
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

Vegas Golden Knights Last Game Lines (2022-09-28)

Num Time % EV - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
112:0121.9JAKE LESCHYSHYN - JONAS RONDBJERG - JAKUB BRABENEC0003633.37846.7
211:5621.8WILLIAM KARLSSON - MICHAEL AMADIO - BRETT HOWDEN00070100.013572.2
311:3321.1GAGE QUINNEY - IVAN MOROZOV - BRENDAN BRISSON1015271.46746.2
49:1516.9CHANDLER STEPHENSON - KEEGAN KOLESAR - PAUL COTTER2114736.461135.3
51:041.9JAKE LESCHYSHYN - JONAS RONDBJERG000010.0020.0
Num Time % EV - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
116:2730.1ZACH WHITECLOUD - LUKAS CORMIER1015550.011955.0
215:5729.2BEN HUTTON - KAEDAN KORCZAK2027277.810855.6
313:1324.2JAKE BISCHOFF - BRAYDEN PACHAL01-161037.5111444.0
Num Time % PP - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
11:0436.8WILLIAM KARLSSON - CHANDLER STEPHENSON - MICHAEL AMADIO - PAUL COTTER00020100.020100.0
20:3419.5KEEGAN KOLESAR - BRETT HOWDEN - IVAN MOROZOV - BRENDAN BRISSON000000.0000.0
30:3319.0JAKE LESCHYSHYN - JONAS RONDBJERG0001233.31233.3
40:2614.9GAGE QUINNEY - JAKUB BRABENEC000010.0010.0
Num Time % PP - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
11:2649.4LUKAS CORMIER00020100.020100.0
20:4123.6JAKE BISCHOFF - KAEDAN KORCZAK0001150.01150.0
30:1810.3ZACH WHITECLOUD - KAEDAN KORCZAK000020.0020.0
Num Time % SH - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
11:0950.7BRETT HOWDEN - GAGE QUINNEY000000.0000.0
20:4533.1JAKE LESCHYSHYN - JAKUB BRABENEC000000.0030.0
30:096.6JAKE LESCHYSHYN - JONAS RONDBJERG000000.0000.0
Num Time % SH - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
11:0648.5JAKE BISCHOFF - ZACH WHITECLOUD000010.0040.0
20:5439.7BRAYDEN PACHAL - KAEDAN KORCZAK000000.0000.0
30:096.6JAKE BISCHOFF - BRAYDEN PACHAL000000.0000.0

VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS 2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

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

VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS Prospect Profile Pages

Name Age Draf Year Draf Round Draf Pick Link Upside Certainty
ISAIAH SAVILLE22201951357.03.5
JIRI PATERA23201761614.54.0
LOGAN THOMPSON250007.09.5

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
2021-2022ARI82844520.6352-24401754.62.162140021433.302:4464.90.516:41
2020-2021ARI562023430.7763-171211517.42.18413009125.002:5153.40.317:05
2019-2020ARI701424380.5445-21221539.22.2119170020222.203:0960.40.917:09
2018-2019PIT822755821.0082-192821512.62.61212360018444.403:1471.30.117:59
2017-2018PIT823458921.1292-43626113.03.21012420017631.603:4674.50.518:41
2016-2017PIT822347700.857032022910.02.8128300015533.303:3369.10.317:56
2015-2016PIT822633590.72599182749.53.394170013240.003:3166.10.518:23
2014-2015TOR822536610.7461-34302808.93.4188250013240.003:4263.20.218:48
2013-2014TOR823743800.9880-52730512.13.7258210030214.303:0860.00.520:40
2012-2013TOR482032521.0889-11816112.43.4166190023562.503:1561.85.019:49
2011-2012TOR823745821.0082-102029512.53.61210230021932.103:2163.51.920:03
2010-2011TOR823232640.7864-20243259.84.011122311222440.703:4556.52.119:39
2009-2010TOR703025550.7964-82129710.14.21381600135948.403:5259.50.819:33
2008-2009BOS703624600.8670241623215.53.3681500164248.302:2338.43.816:33
2007-2008BOS821918370.4537-4262119.02.61157001713842.502:0633.01.015:08
CAREER 11343885399270.8267-131358352811.03.11801163181126830542.303:1459.11.218:16

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
2021-2022ARI8280.10440.54520.63400.491752.13140.1760.07210.2640.05
2020-2021ARI56200.36230.41430.77120.211152.05130.2380.1490.1610.02
2019-2020ARI70140.20240.34380.54220.311532.19170.24110.16200.2920.03
2018-2019PIT82270.33550.67821.00280.342152.62360.44120.15180.2240.05
2017-2018PIT82340.41580.71921.12360.442613.18420.51100.12170.2160.07
2016-2017PIT82230.28470.57700.85200.242292.79300.37120.15150.1850.06
2015-2016PIT82260.32330.40590.72180.222743.34170.2190.11130.1620.02
2014-2015TOR82250.30360.44610.74300.372803.41250.30180.22130.1620.02
2013-2014TOR82370.45430.52800.98270.333053.72210.26250.30300.3720.02
2012-2013TOR48200.42320.67521.08180.381613.35190.40160.33230.4850.10
2011-2012TOR82370.45450.55821.00200.242953.60230.28120.15210.2690.11
2010-2011TOR82320.39320.39640.78240.293253.96230.28110.13220.27240.29
2009-2010TOR70300.43250.36550.79210.302974.24160.23130.19130.19590.84
2008-2009BOS70360.51240.34600.86160.232323.31150.2160.09160.23420.60
2007-2008BOS82190.23180.22370.45260.322112.5770.09110.13170.211381.68

Career Stats (Non-NHL)

Season League Team GP G A PTS PIM +/- SOG S% PPP NHLe
2013-2014OlympicsU.S.A.653846000
2009-2010OlympicsU.S.A.611200000
2007-2008WC-AUnited States7641060000
2006-2007WC-AUnited States725760000
2006-2007AHLProvidence21012000020
2005-2006WCHAU. Of Minnesota39183351280000
2005-2006WC-AUnited States711220000
2004-2005U-18USNTDP31413273160000
2004-2005NAHLUSNTDP14111425210000
2004-2005WJ18-AUnited States6971620000
2003-2004U-17USNTDP3231184980000
2003-2004NAHLUSNTDP30211233180000
2003-2004WJ18-AUnited States6731060000
2002-2003MidgetMadison Capitols 18U7111345158260000
2001-2002BantamMadison Capitols Bantam Major8617611028600000
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
2019-2020ARI91340.4436-14224.52.4602002003:0961.20.017:12
2018-2019PIT41120.5041-12147.13.5301002003:3165.23.518:28
2017-2018PIT121890.7562-52185.61.5106002150.004:3075.80.417:43
2016-2017PIT25815230.92751226811.82.7851101400.003:2868.60.817:33
2015-2016PIT241012220.9275549810.24.19511004003:3773.00.017:47
2012-2013TOR74260.8670322913.84.111100400.003:1367.10.018:29
2008-2009BOS1165111.0082743815.83.5102003002:2035.72.015:55
2007-2008BOS43141.0082121323.13.3411001133.302:4940.80.014:31
CAREER 963447810.8469212230011.33.13312350122216.703:2663.60.617:23

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
2019-2020ARI910.1130.3340.4440.44222.4420.2260.6720.2200.00
2018-2019PIT410.2510.2520.5020.50143.5010.2530.7520.5000.00
2017-2018PIT1210.0880.6790.7520.17181.5060.5010.0820.1710.08
2016-2017PIT2580.32150.60230.9220.08682.72110.4480.3240.1600.00
2015-2016PIT24100.42120.50220.9240.17984.08110.4690.3840.1700.00
2012-2013TOR740.5720.2960.8620.29294.1410.1410.1440.5700.00
2008-2009BOS1160.5550.45111.0040.36383.4520.1810.0930.2700.00
2007-2008BOS430.7510.2541.0020.50133.2510.2541.0010.2510.25

Career Stats (Non-NHL)

Season League Team GP G A PTS PIM +/- SOG S% PPP NHLe
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
2022-2023VGK10111.00821230.03.0000000004:3857.90.017:41
2019-2020ARI40110.2521-1050.01.31000001100.004:2959.30.416:13
2018-2019PIT32020.6755-32450.01.3000000002:4852.61.017:50
2017-2018PIT21121.0082-20333.31.5001000133.303:4471.50.016:34
2016-2017PIT20000.000-2250.02.5000000003:5263.44.720:20
2015-2016PIT43251.25103-121717.64.3001002005:0665.51.819:34
2014-2015TOR31341.33109-20156.75.0101001003:4759.90.017:51
2013-2014TOR32020.6755116922.23.000000000.002:2761.10.314:36
2011-2012TOR51120.403312175.93.400000300.003:4359.27.018:29
2010-2011TOR664101.67137322128.63.50460011100.005:0262.90.416:53
2008-2009BOS20000.000-2070.03.5000000360.001:5224.110.315:00
CAREER 351613290.8368-72810615.13.0249007646.203:5658.92.217:24

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
2022-2023VGK100.0011.0011.0022.0033.0000.0000.0000.0000.00
2019-2020ARI400.0010.2510.2500.0051.2500.0010.2500.0010.25
2018-2019PIT320.6700.0020.6720.6741.3300.0000.0000.0000.00
2017-2018PIT210.5010.5021.0000.0031.5010.5000.0000.0010.50
2016-2017PIT200.0000.0000.0021.0052.5000.0000.0000.0000.00
2015-2016PIT430.7520.5051.2520.50174.2510.2500.0020.5000.00
2014-2015TOR310.3331.0041.3300.00155.0010.3310.3310.3300.00
2013-2014TOR320.6700.0020.67165.3393.0000.0000.0000.0000.00
2011-2012TOR510.2010.2020.4020.40173.4000.0000.0030.6000.00
2010-2011TOR661.0040.67101.6720.33213.5061.0000.0010.1710.17
2008-2009BOS200.0000.0000.0000.0073.5000.0000.0000.0031.50

Regular Season Quarterly Comparison

2021-2022

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
12138114552:4817:18
220214163632:4817:09
32019104212:3315:42
421213155252:4216:31

Lines by quarter

QuarterLine Combination

2020-2021

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
1144483143:2116:36
2134591722:5016:43
31679163552:5417:12
41355103222:1517:49

Lines by quarter

QuarterLine Combination

Buy/Sell Meter

Shooting % 4.6
5on5 Shooting % 10.2
PTS/60 2.3
PDO 993
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

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

Even Strength Line Combinations

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

Even Strength Line Production

PTS %Total Line Combination

Power Play Line Combinations

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

Power Play Line Production

PTS %Total Line Combination