James van Riemsdyk

    Left Wing|Toronto Maple Leafs|6'3" 210 LBS. LW|TOR|6'3" 210 LBS.
    James van Riemsdyk
    James van Riemsdyk
    LW|TOR|6'3" 210 LBS.
    James van Riemsdyk
    Stick Hand Left
    Age 28 (5/4/1989)
    From Middletown, NJ
    Drafted 2007 - Rd 1, 2nd by PHI
    Salary $5,000,000
    2016-17 Season Career
    Rotowire: Apr 26 / 12:43p ET
    News: Van Riemsdyk had a solid season as one of the few veterans on the Maple Leafs, leading by example en route to career highs with 33 assists and 62 points.
    Impact: Despite being just 27 years old, van Riemsdyk is considered a veteran on a young Toronto squad. Although the team fell short through six playoff games, the New Jersey native led the club with 23 shots on goal and scored a power-play marker along the way.
    StatsLLC: Apr 20 / 12:00a ET
    News: Van Riemsdyk scored on the power play in Wednesday's 5-4 loss to the Capitals in Game 4 of their first-round series.
    Impact: Van Riemsdyk has two goals and an assist in the series, continuing his hot play from the final seven games of the regular season when he had six goals and an assist. He has seven points in seven meetings overall with Washington this season.
    StatsLLC: Apr 10 / 12:00a ET
    News: Van Riemsdyk scored twice, but the Toronto Maple Leafs dropped their regular-season finale 3-2 to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday night and will face the Washington Capitals in the opening round of their first postseason since 2013.
    Impact: He has six goals in his last seven games heading into the playoffs.
    Rotowire: Apr 9 / 8:25p ET
    News: Van Riemsdyk scored both Toronto goals in a 3-2 loss to Columbus on Sunday.
    Impact: JVR finished the season with a goal-scoring flourish -- seven in his last 10 games -- and his 62 points (29 goals, 33 assists) establish a new career mark. Van Riemsdyk is a solid playoff option, especially in daily formats.
    Rotowire: Apr 8 / 7:50p ET
    News: Van Riemsdyk scored a goal with a plus-1 rating in Saturday's 5-3 victory against the Penguins.
    Impact: Van Riemsdyk has been hot down the stretch, posting three goals in five games in the month of April. He spends plenty of time on the power-play unit and will be a decent depth addition in postseason fantasy pools.


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