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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Brooks Orpik's name.
August 16, 2016
Previewing Training Camp Job Battles
Sasha Yodashkin points out 11 competitions for ice time set to play out in training camp, including former No. 1 pick Ryan Nugent-Hopkins fighting Leon Draisaitl to be the Oilers' No. 2 center.
April 22, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks
Jason Chen advises to pay the premium for goaltender Braden Holtby as the Capitals look to advance Friday against the Flyers.
April 12, 2016
Stanley Cup Playoffs: Player Rankings
Jan Levine ranks the skaters and goalies in the Stanley Cup Playoffs for fantasy playoff leagues. Can you guess where Alex Ovechkin ranks?
Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview: Ducks are Team to Beat
Jan Levine previews the Stanley Cup Playoffs as the Anaheim Ducks aim to bring the cup back to Southern California for the second time in three years.
April 6, 2016
The Kids' Table: Prospecting the Calder Cup Playoffs
Ben Zweiman lines up some close-to-the-majors prospects to watch during AHL postseason play, including a raft of future Maple Leafs like Nikita Soshnikov.
March 25, 2016
Nicklas Backstrom has been one of the best centers in the league this season, and he is considerably underpriced for Friday's three-game slate on Yahoo.
February 28, 2016
The Waiver Wire: Trade Deadline Fallout
Dan Waldner looks at who will take over the scoring role in Winnipeg now that Andrew Ladd has been dealt to the Blackhawks.
February 16, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: Dumba and Dumba-er
Intriguing matchups abound for fantasy owners this Tuesday, while Andrew Fiorentino identifies the Wild's Mathew Dumba as a player who merits wider fantasy consideration.
February 13, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Wild Expectation Adjustment
The Minnesota Wild are ailing and it's time to stop giving their star players your trust.
February 11, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Dion Debuts
Dion Phaneuf made his debut with the Senators Wednesday and there were mixed results.
February 9, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: Miller Living High Life
Andrew Fiorentino breaks down a couple matchups from Tuesday's big slate and identifies the Rangers' red-hot J.T. Miller as a must-have pickup in nearly all fantasy formats.
February 7, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: How Long is Too Long?
Joe Mahoney forecasts the outlook for the Oilers in Edmonton, and recommends picking up Andre Burakovsky.
February 6, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Flip the Script
Early season storylines aren't always storylines that last. Just ask Sidney Crosby, the Anaheim Ducks or Tyler Johnson.
February 4, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Wish You Were Here
The Montreal Canadiens lost again on Wednesday and desperately seeking the return of Carey Price. Until that happens, it's tough to trust many players in Montreal.
February 2, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: May Schwartz Be With You
The Blues' Jaden Schwartz is almost ready to return from his ankle injury, which should send fantasy owners scrambling to their waiver wires to check his status.
January 26, 2016
Wednesday Daily Puck: Wham, Bam, Thank You Cam
David Perron has taken to Anaheim, while Tomas Plekanec is just another frustrating Hab.
January 21, 2016
Friday Daily Puck: Paying the Price
The Habs announced star goalie Carey Price is not close to returning.
January 19, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: Oiltown Blues
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' hand injury is just the latest woe for the Oilers, who look set to make a run at yet another No. 1 pick this year.
January 17, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: Another Year, Another Debacle
Joe Mahoney takes a look at the latest developments of the John Scott situation, and recommends picking up Carl Hagelin.
The Waiver Wire: Pickups for the Week
Dan Waldner highlights players on the waiver wire, including Calgary's Sam Bennett, who has all the makings for an elite sniper.
January 16, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Hagelin With Pittsburgh
The Penguins and Ducks swapped struggling wingers and Patrick Kane scored his first hat trick. (Really. His first.)
January 14, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: He Who Gaffs Last
The Anaheim Ducks are starting to recover from a terrible start to the season, as is Jakub Voracek.
January 10, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: The Month of Boring Hockey
Joe Mahoney calls for a reduction in the amount of back-to-back games played in the month of January, and recommends picking up Alex Ovechkin as he looks to score his 500th goal.
January 9, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Home Sweet Home
Ryan Johansen makes his debut with the Nashville Predators and looks right at home
January 7, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Jonesin' For A Move
It was a busy day in the NHL, so we break down what moves with Seth Jones, Ryan Johansen, Mike Richards, Vincent Lecavalier and Luke Schenn mean.
January 5, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: Doan Ain't Done
Shane Doan has shown new life for the Coyotes recently, racking up goals like nobody's business.
January 2, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Our Regularly Scheduled Program
The Winter Classic is still fun, but I prefer when there are 24 teams in action.
December 31, 2015
Thursday Daily Puck: When You're Strapped for Time
We look at a strategy to save time in daily fantasy when you just don't have time to go crazy with your roster.
December 29, 2015
Wednesday Daily Puck: Zucker Punch
A young Blue is hot, while an aged Duck is not.
December 27, 2015
Monday Daily Puck : Tampa Bay Getting Healthy
Lightning forwards Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat close to returning
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