NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Keith Ballard's name.
January 26, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Second-Half Puck Drop
The NHL gets back to action after another underwhelming All-Star Game.
January 19, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Ride The Goalie Carousel
Recent trades, injuries and promotions have dramatically altered the goalie situations in several northerly NHL towns.
January 18, 2015
Monday Daily Puck: Harvesting Saad
Chicago Blackhawks' winger fulfilling potential
January 17, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: Advanced Fantasy Stats
Taking a look at which players are excelling in advanced fantasy categories, plus Seth Jones delivering offense for NHL-Leading Predators.
January 15, 2015
Thursday Daily Puck: Dubnyk And Dubnyk And Dubnyk Right
The Minnesota Wild made a trade to acquire goaltender Devan Dubnyk and he could make a huge impact on fantasy rosters in the second half.
January 12, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Red-Hot Blueshirts Return Home
Henrik Lundqvist and the Rangers, winners of 13 of their last 14, return home from a West Coast trip to face the Islanders on Tuesday.
January 10, 2015
Sunday Daily Puck: No Blue Streak
The Blues offensive game to start 2015 has been nothing short of amazing. Their deep lineup is providing fantasy owners with gold.
Saturday Daily Puck: Luuuuu
Roberto Luongo is putting together a Vezina-calibre season in Florida, while Alexander Steen is delivering for the surging Blues.
January 8, 2015
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.
January 5, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Un-Suter-able
Ryan Suter's been a bit of a disappointment all year long, but now he's gone stone-cold.
January 2, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: Capital Victory
What did we learn from the Caps' narrow victory at Nationals Park? And the Canucks' late-game collapse?
December 30, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Alexander Auld Lang Syne
Two old pros with recent struggles are finding their past form
December 23, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Armia of One
With Marcus Foligno down for the count with a hand injury, the Sabres have promoted top prospect Joel Armia.
December 16, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Mika Shall Inherit The Earth
Questions about the Bruins, a hot Blackhawk, and a struggling goalie
December 15, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Oil, But Not Slick
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has been one of very few bright spots for an Oilers team that just fired another head coach.
December 13, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Sidelined Sid: The Latest Case of the Mumps?
Penguins' forward Sidney Crosby is sidelined with a possible case of the mumps, while John Carlson is on pace for a career season in Washington.
December 11, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Look Sharp
Be on the lookout for players coming off IR after month-long absences or more. You may be able to find the piece that leads to a championship.
December 5, 2014
The Man Advantage: Emerging Defensemen
Brayden McNabb is starting to get more power play time for the Kings. Look who else Mark McLarney highlights in similar situations in this week's article.
November 8, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Early Trade Evaluations
With a month of the 2014-15 NHL season now in the books, it’s 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.
November 6, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Question Marc
Fleury gets a four-year extension and I play both sides of the argument on the Penguins-bump for forwards.
November 3, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Hiller Thrilling In Calgary
Jonas Hiller is playing out of his mind, making him one of the main suspects behind the Flames' hot play early on.
October 31, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Starry-eyed Wild
The Stars and Wild get ready for a key divisional matchup Saturday night. How will it all shake down?
October 30, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Stand By Me
No more waiting. It's decision time. Cut your bad draft picks and decide who you're sticking by through lean times. Also, gloat.
October 27, 2014
NHL Schedule Analysis: On The Prowl
RotoWire's Brian Rutherford likes how the schedule sets up for Pekka Rinne and the Predators this week.
Tuesday Daily Puck: Cam Can't Carry 'Canes
Cam Ward's struggles have made him an unplayable fantasy netminder, and things don't seem likely to get any better Tuesday in Vancouver.
October 26, 2014
Monday Daily Puck: Sluicing For Fantasy Gold
Digging for players with power-play points and a positive plus-minus rating ain't easy.
October 25, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Drooling Over Drouin
Jonathan Drouin has arrived in Tampa Bay, and he hasn't disappointed.
October 11, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Familiar Faces Thriving In New Places
RotoWire's Brady Trettenero takes stock of the early imports succeeding in their new locales, with new Anaheim center Ryan Kesler among the group.
September 10, 2014
2014-2015 Wild Preview: Flush with Forwards
Surrounded by the most offensive talent he's ever enjoyed on the Wild power-play, defenseman Ryan Suter could have a shot at flirting with 50 points this season.
April 12, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: It's Curtains
As the regular season draws to a close on Sunday, there are still some questions left unanswered.
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