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Levine covers baseball, basketball and hockey for RotoWire. In addition to his column writing, he's the master of the MLB and NHL cheatsheets. In his spare time, he roots for the Mets.

Fantasy sports articles written by Jan Levine

NHL Barometer: Risers and Fallers

Frederik Andersen has the early edge of John Gibson between the pipes for the Ducks. Who else is rising and falling early in the season - check out Jan Levine's recommendations.

FAAB Factor-NL: Worth Remembering

RotoWire's Jan Levine implores you not to be simple-minded and forget about the recovering injured players like Matt Harvey and Jose Fernandez in his final FAAB article of the season.

FAAB Factor-NL: Stretch Run Pickups

Wilin Rosario just returned from the DL, and some of his owners may have been impatient with his performance and then his injury and might have dropped him, suggests RotoWire's Jan Levine.

FAAB Factor-NL: Clippard Closing?

Jan Levine breaks down the Nationals' closer committee and tells you what to bid on Tyler Clippard.

FAAB Factor-NL: Soler Power

Jorge Soler and Javier Baez are two of the reasons why the Cubs' future is bright. Jan Levine suggests that you break the bank to get Soler if you can in your leagues.

FAAB Factor-NL: September Speculation

Will the Dodgers call up Joc Pederson when rosters expand in September? How about the Phillies - will they give Maikel Franco the call? Jan Levine gives you an early look at both in this week's article.

Draft Kit: 2014-15 NHL Sleepers

Jan Levine gives his three sleepers for each position. Included in this year's list is the Red Wings' Danny DeKeyser, who should get increased power play time.

FAAB Factor-NL: Rymer Reason

Rymer Liriano heads the list of NL callups for you to bid on this week. Jan Levine writes him and others up in this week's article.

FAAB Factor-NL: Bidding On Baez

Is Javier Baez available in your league? Jan Levine suggests how high you should bid on him and others in the National League in this week's column.

FAAB Factor-NL: Cardinals Reshuffle

John Lackey and Justin Masterson are now Cardinals. Jan Levine tells you how much to bid on them and the other players with new roles following the trade deadline.

FAAB Factor-NL: Reunited - Will It Feel So Good?

Jake Peavy's trade to the Giants reunites him with former manager Bruce Bochy? Can he conjure similar results now that he's back in the NL?

FAAB Factor-NL: Vacancy In San Diego

With Huston Street now on the Angels, who will close for the Padres? RotoWire's Jan Levine answers that question and gives you his FAAB bids for the week.

FAAB Factor-NL: Chase Headley, Relevant Again

Chase Headley's new (old) grip on the bat has resurrected his fantasy value, making him a top pickup at third base this week.

FAAB Factor-NL: Buy the Belt

Brandon Belt highlights and extensive list of NL players returning from the DL this week. Jan Levine explains the free agent ramifications of his return among others this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Harper's Return Imminent

Bryce Harper had a huge game on his rehab assignment Saturday and Sergio Romo blew another save. Jan Levine addresses both this week and more in this week's column.

FAAB Factor-NL: Giants Push the Panik Button

The Giants called up Joe Panik on Saturday. Jan Levine suggests how much you should bid on him in this week's edition.

FAAB Factor-NL: Potential New Closer

Neil Ramirez has picked up two saves for the Cubs and is striking out batters at a prolific rate. Jan Levine tells you his potential bid on Ramirez in this week's column.

FAAB Factor-NL: No Go For CarGo

Corey Dickerson has taken ahold of a full-time job in the outfield for the Rockies with Carlos Gonzalez on the DL. See how much Jan Levine suggests you bid for him in this week's article.

FAAB Factor-NL: And the Oscar Goes To ...

Who will be the lucky winner in FAAB bidding on the Cardinals' Oscar Taveras this week? RotoWire's Jan Levine tells you how much he would bid if given the opportunity.

FAAB Factor-NL: Happy Returns?

Tony Cingrani's first start back from the DL against the Phillies on Sunday wasn't that great. He's one of many NL players coming back from the DL this week, as Jan Levine reminds to look there for potential pickup possibilities.

FAAB Factor-NL: Mike Olt!

Jan Levine reviews this week's crop of possible NL pickups, starting with Mike Olt, who is getting more playing time at third base for the Cubs.

FAAB Factor-NL: Change of Scenery

Ike Davis gets a fresh start in Pittsburgh - how much does Jan Levine think you should bid on him?

NHL Barometer: An Unlikely Champ?

RotoWire's Jan Levine lays out his playoff scenarios in advance of his playoffs player rankings. Will Gabriel Landeskog be hoisting the Conn Smythe at the end of the Cup Finals?

Playoff Pool Player Rankings

Jan Levine expects Jumbo Joe Thornton and the Sharks to make a deep run in the playoffs.

FAAB Factor-NL: NL Closer Chaos

How much should you bid on K-Rod and the other newly minted closers in the NL? Jan Levine gives you the scoop in this week's article.

NHL Barometer: Swan Song

The Barometer wraps up this week but not before highlighting the likes of Anze Kopitar, who has had an outstanding season for the Kings.

FAAB Factor - NL: Big Bid on Dee Gordon?

Does Dee Gordon merit a big bid this week after he won the Dodgers' starting second base job? Jan Levine breaks it down for us in his initial column of the season.

NHL Barometer: Avalanche of Points

Matt Duchene set a career high this year with 70 points, as he has 14 points in his last 16 games.

NHL Barometer: Stamkos is Back

A healthy Steven Stamkos will make the Lightning a very tough out in the playoffs.

NHL Barometer: Career Year for Duchene

The Avs' MVP, Matt Duchene is playing out of his mind and could be on his way to 80 points if he stays hot.

NHL Barometer: Trade Deadline Fallout

Steven Stamkos was activated off injured reserve Thursday, but he returns to a Lightning lineup that looks radically after the trade deadline.

NHL Barometer: The Big Pavelski

Joe Pavelski started the post-Olympic portion of the schedule in fine fashion Thursday with a hat trick.

2014 Mets Team Preview: Another Growth Year

Matt Harvey's Tommy John surgery is one of the reasons why the Mets will have to wait another year to contend.

NHL Barometer: Backes Carries Blues

David Backes may not get the publicity of other centers, but with 174 hits and 38 blocked shots, he plays a complete game.

NHL Barometer: Phil's on Fire

Phil Kessel remains absolutely on fire and entrenched in the NHL's top 10 scorers with 57 points in 56 games this season.

Sochi 2014: Team Analysis - Russia

Pavel Datsyuk will lead the Russian contingent in front of the home-town fans in Sochi - will they rise to the occasion or wither under the pressure?

NHL Barometer: The Bob is on a Roll

Sergei Bobrovsky been dynamite since returning from injured reserve earlier this month.

NHL Barometer: Mighty Mite Power

Martin St. Louis has been on fire since getting snubbed by Team Canada for the Winter Olympics.

NHL Barometer: Weber's on the Prowl

Shea Weber is heating up after a stone-cold start to the year for the Predators.

NHL Barometer: Super Trouba

After returning from a neck injury in late November, Jacob Trouba posted nine points in 14 games in December.

NHL Barometer: Super Joe to the Rescue

Super Joe Thornton isn't the goal-scorer he once was, but he still is a master facilitator for the Sharks.

NHL Barometer: Franzen is Motorin'

Detroit's Johan Franzen has been on an absolute tear over the last month, scoring at least a point in 11 of his last 14 games.

NHL Barometer: Take That, Mayor

David Desharnais' recent run has quieted Montreal mayor Denis Coderre, who suggested a one-way ticket to the AHL for Desharnais back.

NHL Barometer: Lightning It Up

For all the consternation and concern as to how Martin St. Louis would play with Steven Stamkos out, so far, we can put that issue to bed.

NHL Barometer: Flyin' in Philly

Brayden Schenn has been on a tear as the Flyers try to dig themselves out of an early season hole.

NHL Barometer: Captain Coyote

Shane Doan has picked up his game after a slow start, scoring 10 points his last 11 games for the Coyotes.

NHL Barometer: Leaf Not Falling

While there have been lapses in effort, Nazem Kadri is starting to prove that last year's hot start wasn't a fluke.

NHL Barometer: Top of the Rock

Lost in the Devils' nightmare start has been the return to form by defenseman Marek Zidlicky, who is the top D-man at the Rock.

NHL Barometer: Marleau Turns Back the Clock

Patrick Marleau is on fire to the start the season for Sharks, extending his point streak to seven games.

NHL Barometer: Gagner's on the Comeback Trail

Sam Gagner continues to make steady progress in his return from a broken jaw for the Oilers.

NHL Barometer: Ready for Takeoff

Jacob Trouba made his NHL debut Tuesday with the Winnipeg Jets and showed legitimate offensive upside.

FAAB Factor - NL: When the Mujica Stops

Edward Mujica will temporarily be relieved of his closing duties. Jan Levine tells you who to pick up in his place over the final week of the season.

FAAB Factor - NL: David Wright Returns

We used all of our restraint to avoid coming up with a pun on David Wright's name. Just realize that he's probably coming back this week.

Draft Kit: 2013-14 Busts

Jan Levine suggests that for the price, you don't necessarily want to get Jeff Carter.

FAAB Factor - NL: Deadline Trades, September Callups

Justin Morneau has a new home in Pittsburgh. Jan Levine breaks down his free agent value and talks about all the September callups.

Draft Kit: 2013-14 Sleepers

Jan Levine shares 15 sleepers for the upcoming 2013-14 NHL season. Scott Hartnell makes the list as a good bounce back candidate.

FAAB Factor - NL: The Doc Is In

Roy Halladay came off the DL Sunday and picked up the win in his first game back. What should we expect for the rest of the year? Jan Levine weighs in with his opinion.

FAAB Factor - NL: Many Happy Returns

Cameron Maybin is one of the many players that could be coming off the NL soon. Jan Levine gives you the full skinny in this week's NL FAAB Factor.

FAAB Factor - NL: The Metropolitan Hawkeye

Have the Mets found an option to sub as the closer while Bobby Parnell is out? Jan Levine discusses that and much more about the National League.

FAAB Factor - NL: Beware the Beard?

Brian Wilson is now going to be wearing Dodger Blue - is he worth a bid? Jan Levine tells you that and more in this week's article.

FAAB Factor - NL: Mike Olt!

Mike Olt was a prominent part of the package received by the Cubs in the Matt Garza deal. He's at Triple-A Iowa right now, but could get the call in the near future. Jan Levine suggests a possible bid on him among the other NL candidates this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Atlanta's Rotation Decisions

With Brandon Beachy close to returning and Alex Wood getting stretched out as a starter in Triple-A, could Kris Medlen lose his rotation spot?

FAAB Factor - NL: Bell Silenced

The Diamondbacks removed Heath Bell from the closer's job this week, moving to a committee instead. Jan Levine breaks down the various options there.

FAAB Factor - NL: No Ruf Stuff Type of Deal

Ryan Howard has gone on the DL, opening the door for Darin Ruf to get some play at first base before the All-Star break. Jan Levine breaks down his pickup value with the other NL options for the week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Gee Whiz

Dillon Gee has been far better recently after a rough start to the season. Jan Levine discusses him among the potential NL call-ups this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Rocky Mountain Low

Troy Tulowitzki went down with yet another fluke injury. Jan Levine's article this week tells you who should benefit from the resulting playing time.

FAAB Factor - NL: Zack Attack

Zack Wheeler could debut this week - Jan Levine breaks down your bid on him in this week's article.

FAAB Factor - NL: Chaos In Dodgertown

Yasiel Puig could get the call from the Dodgers if Carl Crawford ends up on the DL. Jan Levine breaks down the roster shuffling with the Dodgers and other big moves in the NL this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Rehabbing Outfielders

Cameron Maybin is currently on a rehab assignment and could come off the DL soon. How much should you bid on him?

FAAB Factor - NL: For Whom the Bell Tolls

Heath Bell has bounced back from a miserable 2012 campaign and 2013 debut to provide excellent component numbers and is now closing for Arizona with J.J. Putz on the DL.

FAAB Factor - NL: Cheap Speed on the Way

Dee Gordon just got called up to replace Hanley Ramirez with Ramirez going on the DL. Can Gordon get on base frequently enough to use his speed?

NHL Barometer: NHL Playoff Ranks

Jan Levine predicts that Marc-Andre Fleury and the Penguins will be hoisting the Stanley Cup.

FAAB Factor - NL: Nolan Arenado Gets the Call

How much should you bid for Nolan Arenado now that the Rockies have called him up? Jan Levine shares his opinion.

FAAB Factor - NL: Cingrani and Rendon Debut

Tony Cingrani and Anthony Rendon made their major league debuts this week. How much should you bid on them? Jan Levine has the answer.

NHL Barometer: Finishing Strong

Zach Bogosian hasn't had a great year for the Jets, but he looks to be closing the season with a flourish.

FAAB Factor - NL: Dodger Fallout, Injured Players Return

Chase Headley's imminent return and the fallout from Zack Greinke's injury headline this week's review of NL free agents.

NHL Barometer: Mr. Streaky Heats Up

Phil Kessel is on another hot streak; just in time too for the playoff-bound Maple Leafs.

FAAB Factor - NL: First Closer Change of the Year

Kyuji Fujikawa has been given the Cubs' closer job over Carlos Marmol, and Chris Heisey has been freed. Jan Levine tells you how much to bid on both.

NHL Barometer: Stop the Presses

Mike Green is back; after looking washed up, Green has flipped the switch since returning from injury.

FAAB Factor-NL: Countless Buying Opportunities

Pictured in happier (well, at least on the field) times in Tampa Bay, Carl Crawford surprised many by rehabbing his elbow enough to be ready for Opening Day.

NHL Barometer: Mr. Consistency

Martin St. Louis has been one of the league's most consistent point producers this season for Tampa Bay.

NHL Barometer: Good Times Again

The misery of last season is long gone for Matt Duchene, who already has topped the 30-point mark.

NHL Barometer: Crowning Achievement

Jake Muzzin has taken advantage of the absence of several L.A. defensemen to seamlessly fit into the blueline for the defending Stanley Cup champions.

NHL Barometer: Ovi Still the Great

Rumors of Alexander Ovechkin's fantasy demise may have been greatly exaggerated, at least if his recent performance is to be believed.

NHL Barometer: Perry's Firework Lighting it Up

Corey Perry no longer is being confused for Katy, as he's turned his game around in Anaheim.

NHL Barometer: A Kid Again in Pittsburgh

Sidney Crosby is finally healthy and producing for the Penguins after two seasons of setbacks.

NHL Barometer: Star Shines Once More

Brenden Morrow has turned back in the clock in Dallas after ascending to the Stars' top line recently.

Mets' Team Preview: Fools Gold

The Mets got off to a great start last season but really faltered down the stretch.

NHL Barometer: Mighty Mite Power

Among the NHL leaders in points, Martin St. Louis continues to defy old age and build his Hall of Fame credentials.

NHL Barometer: Tavares on his Way to Elite Status

The Islanders are off to a somewhat surprisingly strong start, and it's John Tavares leading the way.

NHL Barometer: On his Way Up Again

His game may have changed, but so have Vincent Lecavalier's fantasy prospects -- he's on his way up again.

NHL Barometer: New Canuck to Stop the Puck

Cory Schneider is set to take over between the pipes for the Canucks, ousting veteran netminder Roberto Luongo.

Draft Kit - Busts: Beware the Winged Wheel

Jimmy Howard has a depleted defensive corps in front of him and probably won't produce the same elite rate stats for you this year.

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FAAB Factor - NL: Vote For Pedro

Pedro Alvarez reached the 30-homer plateau for the Pirates this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Carpenter Returns

Chris Carpenter returned to live action Friday against the Cubs. Jan Levine tells you what to bid on him.

FAAB Factor - NL: Closing Opportunities

A few NL teams have had some instability with their closers in the last week. Jan Levine gives you a few ideas on how to profit.

FAAB Factor - NL: Replacing Strasburg

Jan Levine identifies a few pick-up targets if you just lost Steven Strasburg this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Huge Slate of September Callups

Jan Levine reviews the slate of NL players getting the call and suggests a few others that might be on their way.

FAAB Factor - NL: Adrian, Beckett, Skaggs

Adrian Gonzalez headlines this week's article, which is the Escape From Boston version.

FAAB Factor - NL: Hanson Back in Business

Hanson Among Those Getting Healthy

FAAB Factor - NL: Panda Sighting

Pablo Sandoval will return from his hamstring injury shortly.

FAAB Factor - NL: Post-Deadline Edition

Johan Santana is among those featured this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Opportunity Knocks for New Closers

FAAB Factor - NL: For Whom the Bell Tolls

Heath Bell won't get as many chances to misfire on a high-five at the end of games, now that the Marlins are going to a closer committee.

FAAB Factor - NL: Ryan Howard is Back

Ryan Howard is among the interesting first basemen discussed by Jan Levine this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Bauer Power

Trevor Bauer is just one of the top prospects that gets Jan Levine's attention this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Howard Nearing His Return

Ryan Howard is getting closer and closer to returning -- will he be a fantasy gamechanger when he hits the field?

FAAB Factor - NL: Chasing Utley's Return

Chase Utley is on a rehab assignment and could be a difference maker upon his return to the big leagues.

FAAB Factor - NL: Young Uprising: Teheran And Bauer

FAAB Factor - NL: Carlos Quentin Returns

The returns of Carlos Quentin and Mike Morse headline this week's NL pickups.

FAAB Factor - NL: Trevor Bauer's Time Near?

FAAB Factor - NL: Scraping The Bottom

FAAB Factor - NL: Hospital Ward Shuffle

A number of National League players either hit the DL or are on their way back this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Pedro Alvarez A Pirate Treasure Again?

Pedro Alvarez and his hot streak rank among the popular FAAB picks this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Carlos Quentin On The Way Back

Carlos Quentin and Allen Craig headline some injured players on their way back to the majors.

NHL Barometer: Overall Playoff Rankings

RotoWire's Jan Levine picks Pekka Rinne and the Preds to win the Cup.

FAAB Factor - NL: First FAAB Period Suggestions

Who should you be bidding on after the spring training fallout? Jan Levine has the answers.

NHL Barometer: Team Teemu HoF

If this is the final season for Teemu Selanne, he should go right into the Hall of Fame.

NHL Barometer: Penguin Party

James Neal is loving life in Pittsburgh and has an outside shot at bagging 40 goals this season.

NHL Barometer: A Refreshing Moulson

Matt Moulson proved last year he was no fluke, and he's back at it again this year with 30 goals for the third straight season.

NHL Barometer: Few have been Sharper

Patrick Sharp is overshadowed by teammates, but he is having a strong season.

NHL Barometer: No More Staal-ing

Eric Staal has more than rebounded from his abysmal start and is giving Carolina the production fantasy owners expected.

NHL Barometer: Capital Contradiction

Alexander Semin has been criticized at times for his seemingly indifferent play, but he's piling up the points.

NHL Barometer: Devil of a Time

Martin Broduer's hot stretch has been lost in the shuffle of the fine play in New Jersey.

NHL Barometer: Edmonton's Magic Man

Sam Gagner has been on a magical run lately for the Oilers.

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NHL Barometer: Still Bringing It

Vincent Lecavalier might not be the feared scorer he once was, but he's regained fantasy relevance for sure.

NHL Barometer: Devil of a Time

Long-time Devil Patrik Elias is on a point-per-game pace for New Jersey this season.

NHL Barometer: Okposo's Island

Kyle Okposo has produced more regularly the last three weeks, and as long as he stays hot, he should continue to see ice time on the Island.

NHL Barometer: Keeping Father Time Away

Daniel Alfredsson has 31 points in 35 games this season, but that's not the full story for the 39 year old.

NHL Barometer: Back on the Beam

Jordan Staal appears to be fully healthy for the Penguins.

NHL Barometer: The Geno Who Saved Pittsburgh

Evgeni Malkin has stepped up for Pittsburgh in Sidney Crosby's absence.

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NHL Barometer: Red Wing Rising

Henrik Zetterberg has turned his season around with his recent hot streak.

NHL Barometer: Heating Up in Anaheim

After a slow start, Corey Perry is playing like the Hart Trophy winner he was last season.

NHL Barometer: Rising and Falling

Shea Weber is making a case that he is the NHL's best overall defenseman.

NHL Barometer: Injury Caps Green's Status

The word out of Washington keeps getting worse for Mike Green.

NHL Barometer: Crosby Comeback Close

Sidney Crosby's return to the Penguins could come as early as next week.

NHL Barometer: Cracks in the Armor

Is the end near for Martin Brodeur?

NHL Barometer: Risers, Fallers

Evgeni Malkin is back in action for the Penguins, making his season debut Tuesday.

NHL Barometer: Staal's Fortuitous Situation

Pittsburgh injuries have opened opportunities for Jordan Staal, and he is taking advantage.

NHL Barometer: Power Up in Pittsburgh

Chris Kunitz's fantasy value is rising, as he's set to play on the Pens' No. 1 power-play unit.

FAAB Factor - NL: Jansen Creating Striking Impression

Jan Levine's final NL free agent article of the season.

FAAB Factor - NL: Home Stretch

FAAB Factor - NL: Stretch Run Blues

FAAB Factor - NL: September Reinforcements Galore

Jan Levine breaks down all the new additions to the NL player pool.

FAAB Factor-NL: LoMo in N.O. NoMo

Logan Morrison has returned from a brief punitive demotion to New Orleans.

FAAB Factor - NL: Will Bauer Get the Call - Now!?

Trevor Bauer is turning heads in the Diamondbacks' farm system.

FAAB Factor - NL: Crowded Ship

With Jose Tabata and Alex Presley nearing a return, the Bucs have a crowded outfield deck.

FAAB Factor - NL: Deadline Fallout

While many are now getting an opportunity following last week's trade deadline, Mike Minor is getting a look from the Braves after Jair Jurrjens' injury.

FAAB Factor - NL: Trades Open Opportunities

FAAB Factor - NL: The Wright Stuff

FAAB Factor - NL: Who's Providing the Relief?

FAAB Factor - NL: Cozart Debuts

Zach Cozart got the call for the Reds this week - what should you bid on him?

FAAB Factor - NL: Help at the Hot Corner

FAAB Factor - NL: Return of Zito

Jonathan Sanchez's injury has opened up a rotation spot -- at least temporarily -- for Barry Zito.

FAAB Factor - NL: Head for the Beach

FAAB Factor - NL: Need a Hand?

FAAB Factor - NL: Rubby, Rubby, Rubby, Rubby!

FAAB Factor - NL: Broken, Red Wings

FAAB Factor - NL: Sleeper Bound For LA?

FAAB Factor - NL: Cueto Returns From Injury

FAAB Factor - NL: Several Closer Situations in Flux

FAAB Factor - NL: Two Reds Righties Near a Return

NHL Barometer: Postseason Player Rankings

Is this the year Roberto Luongo and the Canucks get over the hump?

FAAB Factor - NL: Injuries Force Cubs to Shuffle the Rotation

FAAB Factor - NL: Relievers Turned Starters

Kyle McClellan is among a handful of former relievers that have won starting rotation jobs this spring. See what Jan Levine thinks about his free agent value.

NHL Barometer: Lightning Strikes Twice in This Week's 'Risers'

NHL Barometer: Pavelski Picks up the Pace

NHL Barometer: The Stars' Star Goalie

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NHL Barometer: Wideman/Boyes Get Boost From Trades

NHL Barometer: St. Louis Stays Hot

NHL Barometer: Tavares Showing Why He Went First

NHL Barometer: Kovalchuk Gets Back on Track

NHL Barometer: No More Malkin

Evgeni Malkin is out for the season with multiple knee injuries.

NHL Barometer: A Pair of Rising Stars

Milan Hejduk is among this week's risers.

NHL Barometer: Risers and Fallers

Daniel Briere has carried last year's playoff performance into this season.

NHL Barometer: Doan Getting it Done in the Desert

NHL Barometer: A New Goaltender in Tampa

NHL Barometer: Big Injuries in Detroit and Buffalo

The Red Wings and Sabres lost key players in the season of giving with Pavel Datsyuk and Derek Roy going on the shelf.

NHL Barometer: Clowe-sing the Year Strong

San Jose's Ryan Clowe has found December to his liking, putting up 11 points through the month's first nine games. Find out who else has been hot enough to make the list this week.

NHL Barometer: Edmonton's Fine Rookie Class

NHL Barometer: A Peek at a Point-Producing Penguin

Pittsburgh's Kris Letang is second among all defensemen in points scored, earning him a mention in this week's column. See who else makes the list.

NHL Barometer: Happy Times For Vanek

Buffalo's Thomas Vanek has picked up the scoring pace of late, and it is not the only reason he is having a very good week. Find out who else gets a mention.

NHL Barometer: Young Blue Jacket on the Rise

NHL Barometer: Keith Back on Track

After a slow start to the season, Duncan Keith has been able to turn things around. Find out who else moves the ticker this week.

NHL Barometer: Jumping Flames

Rene Bourque (pictured) and Brendan Morrison have the Flames in first place in the Northwest Division.

NHL Barometer: Penguin's Pending Return

Jordan Staal has resumed practicing and could return to the ice soon. Find out who else makes the list this week.

NHL Barometer: Upgrade This Islander

Rick DiPietro's apparent good health gives his fantasy value a boost. Find out who else gets a bump, or a drop, this week.

NHL Barometer: Talented Youngsters Set to Make an Impact

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FAAB Factor - NL: Impressive Youngsters in Atlanta Bullpen

FAAB Factor - NL: Two Brewers Starters Worth a Bid

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FAAB Factor - NL: How Much To Bid on Chapman?

FAAB Factor - NL: Meet the Mets

FAAB Factor - NL: Outfielders Rule The List

FAAB Factor - NL: Trade Deadline Edition

FAAB Factor - NL: Happ-y Returns in Philly

FAAB Factor - NL: Volquez, Beltran Back in Action

FAAB Factor - NL: Wandy Twirling Again

FAAB Factor - NL: New Faces in Houston

FAAB Factor - NL: Rockies Dominate the List

FAAB Factor - NL: Beltran Getting Close

FAAB Factor - NL: Rockies Bullpen About to Get Stronger

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