Saturday's game proves why Wings needed to be back in East
OCT 18, 10:17p ET | DANA WAKIJI
StatsLLC: Apr 12 / 12:00a ET
News: Van Riemsdyk capped his season with his 29th assist Saturday versus Montreal.
Impact: Van Riemsdyk finishes with 27 goals and 29 games a year after posting a career-high 61 points in 80 contests.
Rotowire: Apr 4 / 7:31p ET
News: Van Riemsdyk scored the Leafs' only goal in Saturday's 2-1 shootout loss to Boston. He now has a goal in each of his last two games and five points (two goals, three assists) in his last four games.
Impact: He's actually warming up a bit, so roll the dice and see what the last few games give you. He has the talent and might actually be trying to demonstrate his future value to the Leafs' brass.