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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Thomas Vanek's name.
April 17, 2014
Morning Skate: Bear Season
Both Dan Pennucci and Janet Eagleson have Zdeno Chara and Boston winning The Cup
April 16, 2014
From the Press Box: First Round Preview
Paul Bruno laments that the Kings and the Sharks have to meet up in the first round of the playoffs, and he predicts each of the first round series.
April 15, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Playoffs? Playoffs?! PLAYOFFS!
Evan Berofsky predicts that the Ducks will beat the Rangers to win the Cup this year, and gives you some tips for your playoff pools.
April 14, 2014
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?
April 9, 2014
From the Press Box: Early Playoff Matchup Looks
Steve Stamkos and the Lightning will match up with the Canadiens in the first round of the playoffs.
April 8, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Back On Ice In Dallas
Columbus and Dallas resume the March 10 contest against Columbus in the wake of the Rich Peverly injury
March 31, 2014
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week
With the Kings' playoff position relatively solidified, starting goalie Jonathan Quick could receive some time off this week, making backup Martin Jones an excellent value play.
NHL Schedule Analysis: Sweet Schedule In Anaheim
Jonas Hiller and the Ducks should have smooth sailing down the stretch.
March 29, 2014
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.
March 22, 2014
NHL Barometer: Stamkos is Back
A healthy Steven Stamkos will make the Lightning a very tough out in the playoffs.
March 21, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: Rise Of A Star
Matt Duchene has taken the league by storm since the Olympics, cementing his place among the NHL's top skaters.
March 19, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: There's No Place Like Home
Tuesday was a night of returns: Patrick Roy went back to Montreal, Matt Moulson went to Long Island, and Chris Kunitz Returned From Injury.
March 13, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: The Canadian Line Dance
We take a look at what top lines are firing on all cylinders and which ones are struggling. Plus, the Flames beat the Ducks 7-2, just like I predicted.
March 11, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Orcas Dying
Kevin Bieksa and Vancouver don't have much to smile about of late.
March 8, 2014
The Waiver Wire: Winners from the Deadline
Now that the trade deadline has come and gone, Dan Waldner and Mike Wilson examine those players that stand to benefit from new situations in this week's Waiver Wire.
Morning Skate: Tire Pumping
Dan and Janet discuss the various trade deadline deals, including the very brief but delicious pairing of Tim Thomas and Roberto Luongo on the same team.
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.
March 7, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Quack Attack
The Ducks got faster by cutting Dustin Penner. But will it be enough?
The Coming Thing: Holding On To Precious Youth
The 2014 NHL trade deadline featured precious little prospect movement, with few big names among the transactions.
March 5, 2014
Top 100 NHL Prospects: Trade Deadline Edition
Jonathan Drouin still tops Jon Litterine's NHL prospects list, but there were significant changes below him, some of which were the product of the trade deadline deals.
March 6, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Trade Deadline Edition
St. Louis' a Ranger, Gabby a King, and Vanek a Hab, oh my! A flurry of action at the trade deadline and we're talking about what it means for your team.
From the Press Box: Rapid Fire Trade Deadline Review
Paul Bruno reviews the major deals completed before Wednesday's NHL trade deadline, including that of Roberto Luongo, who was dealt away from the Canucks.
March 4, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Luongo's Sweet Freedom
Roberto Luongo won't be sad to leave Vancouver for sunny Florida
March 2, 2014
The Man Advantage: Post-Olympics PP Summary
Injuries to top power play producers Henrik Zetterberg and John Tavares have created new opportunities - see who Mark McLarney has pinpointed as the top replacements for the injured stars.
Morning Skate: Olympic Gloating, Trade Fallout
Janet gloats about Team Canada's double-dip, and she and Dan break down the Ryan Miller trade.
NHL Schedule Analysis: Quiet Ducks
Corey Perry and the Ducks have just two games this week, as do the Flyers.
March 1, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: The First Domino
Now that the first big trade is out of the way, how will other teams react to St. Louis adding Ryan Miller and Steve Ott?
The Waiver Wire: The Trade Deadline Cometh
Wednesday at 3:00PM ET will mark the trade deadline for the 2013-2014 NHL season. Are you ready for it? Dan Waldner and Mike Wilson examine the people likely on the move in this week's Waiver Wire.
NHL Barometer: The Big Pavelski
Joe Pavelski started the post-Olympic portion of the schedule in fine fashion Thursday with a hat trick.
February 28, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: Return And Reassurance
Nicklas Backstrom soothed his fantasy owners with a big game Thursday following a positive drug test at the Olympics.
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