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Peter Maingot

Peter Maingot

Peter has been covering fantasy sports for Rotowire for over 10 years. He's covered hockey, football and basketball over the past decade but now focuses strictly on the frozen game. From the Great White North, Peter is a strong proponent of physical, up tempo hockey.

Fantasy sports articles written by Peter Maingot

Draft Kit: Maingot's Manifesto

Peter Maingot shares his top 10 draft tips, especially for those who play in a rotisserie style format. One such tip - target the backup goalies on elite teams, like Anaheim's John Gibson.

Shots on Goal: Goalie Drama

Jaroslav Halak has wrestled away the Blues' starting goalie job and could be back among the elite. Peter Maingot breaks down all the hot-point goalie situations so far this season.

Shots on Goal: Top 9 Look - Pacific Division

Find out how the Pacific Division squads will line up when the regular season begins next week.

Shots on Goal: Top 9 Early Look - Central Division

Evander Kane and the Winnipeg Jets move to the Western Conference and the brand new Central Division for this season. Check out the Jets' top three lines and those of his division mates in this feature.

Shots on Goal: Top 9 Early Look - Atlantic Division

Pavel Datsyuk and the Red Wings move from the Western Conference to the Eastern Conference. How do their top three lines shape up? Peter Maingot breaks down all the Atlantic Division teams.

Shots on Goal: Top 9 Early Look - Metropolitan Division

Who is going to be John Tavares' new wingman? Peter Maingot breaks down the Isles' top-three lines, along with those of the other teams in the Metropolitan Division.

Shots on Goal: Conference Semis Preview, Part 2

The Blackhawks have a remarkable record when Patrick Sharp is on the ice this season. Peter Maingot picks the Hawks to beat the Wings in six games.

Shots on Goal: Conference Semis Preview, Part 1

Jonathan Quick could be the difference between the Kings and Sharks in their Western Conference Semi-Final matchup.

Shots on Goal: Madness

The more things change, the more they stay the same - Martin Brodeur keeps on trucking.

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Northeast Division

Tuukka Rask gets a big opportunity this season to be the Bruins' starting goalie, with Tim Thomas taking a sabbatical.

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Southeast Division

Who is joining Alexander Ovechkin for the Caps this year?

Shots on Goal: Reflections and Decisions

Shots on Goal: Opportunity Knocks

A few chances to pick up wins are popping up here and there. Don't get left behind.

Shots on Goal: Deja Vu?

Peter Maingot discusses the benefits to keeping the bottom spots of your roster open for streaming opportunities.

Shots on Goal: Streaming Backups?

Corey Crawford has looked a little shaky for the Blackhawks lately.

Shots on Goal: Backup Blues

The highly touted backups to their share of beatings last week.

Shots on Goal: The Replacements

Rick DiPietro is losing his hold on the starting job on the Island, even with Evgeni Nabokov out.

Shots on Goal: Necessary Evil

If you don't get caught up in the early goalie runs, you need to have some luck on backup goalie speculation to triumph.

Shots on Goal: Real, Not Real

Milan Hejduk's Avalanche are playing great right now, but Peter Maingot doesn't believe that they'll ultimately be a playoff team.

Shots on Goal: Hot Spots

The Blue Jackets' Steve Mason is on the hot seat.

Shots on Goal: Backups Edition

Jonathan Bernier is still waiting for his moment in the sun.

NHL Mock Draft: Reviewing the Picks

RotoWire hockey writers recent.y ganged up for a fantasy draft. Where did Alex Ovechkin land?

Shots on Goal: Maingot's Draft Manifesto

Peter Maingot unveils the strategy that has served him so well in roto-style leagues.

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Northwest Division

One of the big unresolved issues entering the season is who centers Jarome Iginla's line and gets the resulting windfall of points.

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Pacific Division

Mike Richards is now a member of the Kings.

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Northeast Division

What moves did the defending Stanley Cup champs make this offseason?

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Central Division

Brian Rafalski retired this offseason - who will take his place on the power play?

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Atlantic Division

Mark Streit's return could be a big factor for a resurgent Islanders franchise.

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Southeast Division

Tomas Vokoun has found a new home in Washington.

Shots on Goal: A Look at the 2011 FA Class

Tomas Vokoun is likely the top free agent goalie remaining on the market.

Shots on Goal: Eastern Conference Finals Preview

Peter Maingot picks the Lightning and Martin St. Louis in 7.

Shots on Goal: Eastern Conference Preview

Shots on Goal: Western Conference Preview

Shots on Goal: Mad Dash

Shots on Goal: Elusive Starts

Injuries on the blue line have a to be a concern for Thomas and Rask owners alike.

Shots on Goal: Trade Thoughts

Peter Maingot reviews each team's moves in advance of the trade deadline.

Shots on Goal: Everybody Hurts

Roberto Luongo is flying high, but he's lost a number of his blueliners in front of him.

Shots on Goal: Foppa Fever

RotoWire writer Peter Maingot is optimistic about Peter Forsberg's chances about being productive again.

Shots on Goal: On Greatness

Shots on Goal: Flame Getting Torched

Miikka Kiprusoff has found the going rough in 2011.

Shots on Goal: Buyers and Sellers

Will Tomas Vokoun get dealt before the trade deadline?

Shots on Goal: Musical Goalies

The tide has turned in favor of Corey Crawford with the Blackhawks.

Shots on Goal: Eight Days Later

Shots on Goal: Time-Share Update

Just stay away from the Isles' goalie time-share right now - it doesn't matter whether it's Roloson or DiPietro is starting.

Shots on Goal: Full Service

The Panthers' Tomas Vokoun could use more offensive support from his young teammates.

Shots on Goal: Perpetual Uncertainty

Rick DiPietro is coming off of a home shutout.

Shots on Goal: Roundup + IR Top-10

Shots on Goal: Crystal Ball Edition

Marc-Andre Fleury has regained the starting gig for the Pens.

Shots on Goal: Shutout Surge/Scoring Drain

Shots on Goal: Devilish Days

Shots on Goal: Bitter Times

Tim Thomas continues to take away time from Tuukka Rask for the Bruins.

Shots on Goal: Luongo's Struggles Continue

Roberto Luongo's struggles continued Tuesday night in Minnesota.

Shots on Goal: Finding Value in Uncertainty

Tim Thomas (pictured) is one of the more valuable backup goalies, as discussed by RotoWire's Peter Maingot.

Top 9 Time: Southeast Division

Top 9 Time: Atlantic Division

Jeff Carter is one of the many talented Flyers forwards on their Top 9 - but can he get enough ice time to justify his ADP? Peter Maingot discusses this and more in his Atlantic Division review.

Top 9 Time: Pacific Division

Shane Doan once again will be a mainstay of the Coyotes' first line. Peter Maingot breaks down who else will be among the top forwards for Phoenix and the other teams in the Pacific Division.

Northwest Division

Peter Maingot continues his review of the top 3 lines for each team, this time covering the Northwest Division. Can Jarome Iginla (pictured) and the Flames bounce back after a down year?

Top 9 Time: Central Division

Peter Maingot begins his review of the top 3 lines of each team, beginning with the Central Division. Jiri Hudler (pictured) could help lift the Wings' faltering third line.

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