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Fantasy Articles Featuring R.J. Umberger

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention R.J. Umberger's name.

Saturday Daily Puck: Slump Busters

Many players got the monkey off their back Friday, scoring their first of the season or ending epic slumps.

Friday Daily Puck: Thankful We're Back

After a day off around the league, it's a busy, busy night in the NHL.

Wednesday Daily Puck: Nik-ed Up

One veteran Swede is hot, another is not, and Brock Nelson is setting out to prove last year wasn't a fluke.

Monday Daily Puck: Blues' Blueliner Hitting High Note

Kevin Shattenkirk is picking up where he left off last year.

Schedule Analysis: Targeting the Predators

The Predators play four times this week, including three on the road, and their upcoming opponents make them the top team to target.

Saturday Daily Puck: Reim Time

Finding a good goaltender is essential, but always more difficult than it should be.

Thursday Daily Puck: Taylor Made

The Edmonton Oilers are finally playing some exciting hockey, plus Duncan Keith is hot since coming back and Teddy Purcell's adjustments are working

Tuesday Daily Puck: Palmieri Springs

Kyle Palmieri is in the midst of a full-on New Jersey breakout, and it's past time to snatch him up in fantasy.

Saturday Daily Puck: Marc'd Man

Marc-Andre Fleury has kept the Pittsburgh Penguins and many fantasy squads afloat this season.

Thursday Daily Puck: Shotty Luck

We talk who is hot and how you can use shooting percentage predictively to make better trades.

Wednesday Daily Puck: Backstrom And Better Than Ever

A healthy Nicklas Backstrom is looking good, while Jack Johnson is indicative of Columbus' woes.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Full Nilsson

RotoWire hockey editor Andrew Fiorentino recommends you pick up Edmonton goalie Anders Nilsson, who's off to a strong start in his second NHL stint.

Wednesday Daily Puck: Max Power

Two defenseman are cold to start the year, while one young blueliner could be worth a pickup.

NHL Barometer: Three Types of Busts

Jan Levine breaks down the three principal types of busts and those that fit under each category, including James Wisniewski, who might find points hard to collect in Carolina.

From the Press Box: Metropolitan Division Preview

Paul Bruno previews the Metropolitan Division where the Penguins made a big splash to improve their offense, which is still led by stars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin.

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Top 9 Metropolitan

Chris Kunitz was a big disappointment last season. Will he get a second chance to ride shotgun with Sidney Crosby this year? Peter Maingot breaks down the top three lines for each team in the Metro.

Tuesday Daily Puck: No Easy Norris Choice

Erik Karlsson and the Senators are in action again Tuesday, with the stud blueliner looking to put the finishing touches on what could be a Norris-winning campaign

Wednesday Daily Puck: Flame On

One former Wing is having an excellent season, while another is ice cold.

Wednesday Daily Puck: Turn On Your Hartnell

One King is hot, and another is not, and a trade is helping a former Sabre.

Thursday Daily Puck: The Tragedy Of Owning King Richards

Brad Richards provides a great example of how on-ice expectations can be very different from fantasy hockey expectations and there's something to be learned there.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Backlund's Back, Alright

NHL Barometer: Not So Super Trouba

Jan Levine checks on Jacob Trouba, who has failed to live up to lofty expectations placed on him this year in Winnipeg.

Sunday Daily Puck: Carey-ing The Load

Carey Price is having an incredible season for the Canadiens and leads the league in almost every goaltending category. He's carrying Montreal into President's Trophy contention and they aren't doing much to help him.

Monday Daily Puck: Trouba Brewing In Winnipeg

Jets' defenseman flying after month-long absence

Thursday Daily Puck: Put Me In (New) Coach

With another coach getting sacked, we look at what effect a coaching transition can have on the fantasy-relevant players on that team.

Neutral Zone Wrap: The Birds Are the Words

Blake Comeau has stepped into the breach of the Penguins' forward injuries and looks to have a productive role going forward.

Saturday Daily Puck: Early Trade Evaluations

With a month of the 2014-15 NHL season now in the books, its time to take an early look at how some key trades made in the offseason are shaping up for the respective teams involved from a fantasy perspective.

NHL Schedule Analysis: Flames Burning Thrice

Sean Monahan and the Flames have three games in the opening week of the NHL season.

2014-2015 Flyers Preview: Blue Line Concerns on Broad Street

The Flyers were able to squeeze into the playoffs last season despite a team defense that was often shaky at best. With Kimmo Timonen (blood clots) now out of the picture for 2014-15, could a return to the postseason be in jeopardy?

From the Press Box: Metropolitan Division Offseason Review

Dan Boyle has a new home in New York, the Flyers lost out on Scott Hartnell due to cap concerns, and the Capitals hired Barry Trotz and are embracing a new defensive approach. Paul Bruno breaks down each team's moves from the Metropolitan Division.