Helm ignites offense in Wings' shootout victory at Chicago
FEB 18, 10:38p ET | KEITH GAVE
Rotowire: Feb 9 / 6:57a ET
News: Kruger found the back of the net to kick off the scoring in Sunday's 4-2 win over the Blues.
Impact: The tally ended a massive drought for Kruger, who had gone the previous 20 games without a point and 28 games without a goal. He'll probably need to find the score sheet in a handful of upcoming contests before even appearing on the fantasy radar in deeper formats.
Rotowire: Dec 12 / 2:13a ET
News: Kruger picked up a pair of assists in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Bruins.
Impact: With four points in his last five games now, Kruger's on a little surge that's pushed his total to 10 points on the year. It's still pretty meager in 29 games, and he hasn't taken a shot on goal in three straight, but Kruger's nonetheless showing signs of life from Chicago's fourth line. Jonathan Toews reportedly suffered a minor head injury Thursday, and if that keeps him out at all, it could mean a game or two of extra ice time for Kruger.
StatsLLC: Dec 12 / 12:00a ET
News: Kruger had a pair of assists in Chicago's 3-2 win in Boston on Thursday night, the Blackhawks' eighth in a row.
Impact: Kruger had one goal and one assist in his previous eight games. He has four goals and six assists in 29 contests this season.