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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Keith Ballard's name.
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.
April 10, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Back In Black
Kris Letang is back for the Pens, Horton scores without playing, and the case is made for Erik Haula.
April 8, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Mr. Universe Is Back
April 7, 2014
Monday Daily Puck: The Devils Made Me Do It
April 5, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Captain Serious-ly Missing
The Blackhawks shut down Jonathan Toews for the rest of the regular season. What does this mean for the defending champs?
April 3, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Harding Practices Again
Josh Harding returns to the lineup, Corey Perry is made of magic, and both the Coyotes and the Maple Leafs need to get it together.
March 31, 2014
Monday Daily Puck: Playoff Talk
March 29, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: These Birds Don't Fly
Are the Pens really the second-best team in the East? I see a team full of question marks and holes.
March 27, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Yes We Canuck
Don't look now, but the terrible Canucks might not be as terrible as we think they are.
March 25, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Penguin Down
The Penguins will be without Evgeni Malkin possibly for the rest of the regular season
March 22, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Not Finnished Yet
Another top prospect, Teuvo Teravainen, is expected to make his debut with Chicago on Sunday. How excited should fantasy owners be about the young Finn.
Saturday Daily Puck: Champions of The Hub
They don't really miss Tyler Seguin, eh? The Bruins are prepared for another long Cup run.
November 26, 2013
Johnson For Shattenkirk, Stewart Revisited: Wednesday Daily Puck
The Avs made one of the league's most one-sided trades in 2011 when they dealt Kevin Shattenkirk and Chris Stewart for Erik Johnson
November 24, 2013
Monday Daily Puck: OSHIE Regulating NHL Defenses
Carolina is paying Jordan Staal a lot of money, but so far the results haven't been there. Can he turn things around?
November 22, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: West is Best
The Eastern Conference has been awful so far - will it last?
November 19, 2013
Wednesday Daily Puck: Somebody That We Used To Know
Dany Heatley returns to Ottawa Wednesday, a city sure not to forget him
November 16, 2013
Sunday Daily Puck: Stars Are Born
The Stars brought Tyler Seguin to Dallas and paired him with Jamie Benn. The results so far: so good.
November 12, 2013
Wednesday Daily Puck: Oil Frenzy In Alberta
The Oilers are scoring, but scrutiny is unavoidable
October 27, 2013
The Daily Puck: What's Wrong With Geno?
Evgeni Malkin still has a superstar ceiling, but he's not playing at an elite level. John Toperzer takes a look in the return of The Daily Puck.
August 17, 2013
2013-14 Prospect Preview: Organizational Top Three Prospects
Jon Litterine breaks down the top three prospects of every NHL organization, including this year's top draft pick, Nathan MacKinnon.
July 12, 2013
Morning Skate: Free Agent Run-Up
Dan and Janet discuss the Tyler Seguin trade, the Sergei Bobrovsky contract, and hint at which draft picks could be productive immediately.
April 21, 2013
NHL Schedule Analysis: All Bets Are Wild
The Wild get to feast on the Oilers and Avs in the final week of the season, which bodes well for Niklas Backstrom.
February 12, 2013
Crashing the Net: The Quarter Pole
Claude Giroux has some work to do to come close to last year's scoring pace.
February 20, 2012
NHL Schedule Analysis: Eye of the Hurricanes
Tuomo Ruutu is out, but who else might miss games if they get dealt?
November 5, 2011
The Man Advantage: Off-Radar Pivotmen
Which blueliners are getting a shot to man their team's respective power plays?
September 5, 2011
Shots on Goal: Early Look - Northwest Division
One of the big unresolved issues entering the season is who centers Jarome Iginla's line and gets the resulting windfall of points.
September 2, 2011
2011 Canucks Team Preview: Can the Canucks Get Back to the Finals?
An in-depth look at the Vancouver Canucks heading into the 2011-2012 season.
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