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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Thomas Vanek's name.
October 25, 2016
Left, Right & Center: Ghost Kreider
Evan Berofsky looks at who's hot, cold and trending up as players really start settling in this season.
October 22, 2016
Frozen Fantasy: Soaring Scoring
Janet Eagleson is having fun again watching hockey as scoring is up and goalies are about to be in big trouble. Is this the 1990s again?
NHL Barometer: Hero to Zero for Hagelin
Jan Levine looks at who's up and who's down this week in the NHL, including playoff hero Carl Hagelin scuffling in Pittsburgh.
October 21, 2016
Friday Daily Puck: Cross-Conference Craziness
Sasha Yodashkin takes a look at Friday's slate of NHL matchups, highlighted by a strong matchup for the Islanders against an Arizona team on the second of back-to-backs.
FanDuel NHL: Friday Values
Friday's FanDuel NHL slate is a thin one, with only three games, but Chris Morgan's here to guide you through it, as is attractively priced Blackhawks blueliner Brent Seabrook.
October 20, 2016
The Man Advantage: Power-Play Pickups
Chris Morgan looks at some early power-play producers that might be hanging around on waiver wires ready for your acquisition.
October 15, 2016
NHL Barometer: The Flower Blooms in Pittsburgh
Jan Levine looks at who's up and who's down in the first week of the NHL, including Marc-Andre Fleury, who has a chance to hold onto the goalie job in Pittsburgh with Matt Murray on the shelf.
October 14, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Up to the Rask
What will Auston Matthews do for an encore? That's one of the questions that will be answered on a busy Saturday.
August 16, 2016
Top 10 Fantasy Hockey Sleepers, 2016-17 Edition
Evan Berofsky points out 10 NHL players who should be priced low on draft day, but could return significant profits for fantasy owners, including young Av Mikko Rantanen.
Offseason Fantasy Fallout
Ex-Canadiens star P.K. Subban headlines this year's offseason moves, having stunningly been dealt to Nashville straight up for fellow blue-line stud Shea Weber.
April 14, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Barkov-ing Mad
Day 1 of the postseason is in the rearview, and we're looking at a few things the box score won't tell you.
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 9, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: All Things Must End
It's the penultimate day of the season, with all 30 teams on the slate. Take it in, the playoffs are just around the corner.
April 5, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: Brouwery Tour
The Blues' Troy Brouwer has been red-hot lately, but is still available in a number of leagues for the season's last couple games.
April 1, 2016
Friday Daily Puck: No Bite
The Sharks were the victims of a hungry team looking to snap a nine-game skid. Home ice is just not an advantage at the Tank.
March 27, 2016
Monday Daily Puck: Surprising Penguin Showing Heart
Phil Kessel helping playoff push
March 25, 2016
NHL Barometer: The Dub's on a Roll
Jan Levine looks at who's hot and who's not in the NHL this week, including goaltender Devan Dubnyk, who has been a big late-season key for the Wild.
March 16, 2016
The Kids' Table: The Other March Madness
Benjamin Zweiman previews the prospects who are likely to be under the spotlight in that other springtime college tournament, like Jets prospect Kyle Connor.
February 23, 2016
The Daily Puck: Play Coyle With Me
Charlie Coyle has seen an uptick offensively since the Wild changed coaches, and premier minutes mean he could do a lot of damage (in a good way) for fantasy owners who pluck the widely available winger off waivers.
February 21, 2016
The Man Advantage: Upward Trends
Mark McLarney looks at players who are seeing more power-play time than usual, including Minnesota's Charlie Coyle.
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 10, 2016
NHL Barometer: Strome Alone
In this week's Barometer, Jan Levine includes a former first-rounder who has frustrated Isles fans and fantasy owners this season.
February 2, 2016
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week
A Minnesota winger, a Montreal defender, and a Washington goaltender headline Michael Clifford's post-All-Star FanDuel bargain suggestions.
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 21, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: What Are We Drouin Now?
The Jonathan Drouin Saga goes on and on and on.
January 13, 2016
NHL Barometer: Mumbo Jumbo
He may be slightly old and slow but Joe Thornton's run of fantasy success continues. Jan Levine talks about the big Shark and others in the latest Barometer.
December 18, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: Ugly Ducks Still Sitting Pretty
Despite sitting in last place, Anaheim is just five points out of a playoff spot. Just how bad is the Pacific Division?
December 3, 2015
FantasyAces NHL: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker's values for Thursday's NHL action on FantasyAces include Minnesota goalie Devan Dubnyk in a tasty home matchup against Toronto.
December 2, 2015
NHL Barometer: Good Job, Bob!
The Blue Jackets are improving and their leader between the pipes is the main reason why. Read what Jan Levine says about him in the latest NHL Barometer.
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