|Date of Birth||2/23/1996|
|Height, Weight||6'0", 177 lbs|
|Drafted||2014 - Rd 1 (20th Overall) by CHI|
Schmaltz recorded a couple of helpers in Chicago's OT loss to the Stars on Thursday.
The second-year forward has been an assist machine of late, totaling 10 in his last eight games for Joel Quenneville's side.
Schmaltz recorded two assists -- one on the power play -- during Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to Dallas.
This was the fourth multi-point showing through the past eight games for Schmaltz, and the 21-year-old center forward has a goal and 10 assists during that span. He's currently locked in with Patrick Kane in all situations, which has always been a juicy fantasy setup. However, Schmaltz has just four goals and 32 shots all season, so it's likely wise to expect him to continue relying on assists to drive his value.
Schmaltz had a goal with two assists in Monday's 7-3 win over the Ducks.
Schmaltz has that goal and eight assists over a six-game stretch for the surging Blackhawks.
Schmaltz recorded a goal and two assists (one on the power play) during Monday's 7-3 win over Anaheim.
This was the third multi-point showing through the past six games for the sophomore, and Schmaltz is now up to four goals and 14 points over 19 contests for the campaign. It's solid production, and the 21-year-old forward has also shown an uptick in shot volume of late with an average of 2.0 per outing through his past seven games. With a top-six role and power-play time, Schmaltz projects to continue providing semi-regular offense.