NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jim Slater's name.
February 27, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: The Spirit Of St. Louis
St. Louis and Kesler want to get out of town and the Sedin's miserable slump limps on.
February 7, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: All Eyes On Sochi
Saturday marks the final day of NHL action before the Olympics, where 12 teams will vie for the gold. Which teams are the favorites? Who will win gold?
February 6, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Packing Up The Vanek
Stamkos is out of the Olympics and assessing how much Thomas Vanek will really cost Garth Snow.
February 4, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Shake It Up
The slumping Canucks need to shake up their roster (and probably calm down their coach), and Alexandre Burrows, with no goals on the year, is among the change-of-scenery candidates.
February 1, 2014
The Daily Puck: Eastern Conference A Fine Mess
Washington needs Nicklas Backstrom to start producing more if the Caps want to stay in a crowded Eastern Conference playoff race
January 31, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: Let's Take This Inside
Henrik Lundqvist and the Rangers get to be the home team on Friday as the Islanders try to avenge Wednesday's 2-1 Blueshirt win at Yankee Stadium.
January 28, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Back In Beantown
Tim Thomas makes his return to Boston on Tuesday for the first time since getting bounced in the first round of the playoffs in 2011-12, then retiring for a year.
January 24, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Hot For Hockey
January 23, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Another Del Zaster Movie?
Michael Del Zotto heads to Music City
January 21, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Motivational Antics
Roberto Luongo will try to lead the Canucks to a win Tuesday in their first of six games without suspended coach John Tortorella.
January 18, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Brotherly Love for Mason
The Flyers inked Mason to a three-year extension with a manageable cap number... what's going on here? And what about fan favourite Ray Emery?
January 16, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Scriving and Saving
Scrivens gets moved to Edmonton, Dubnyk to Nashville, and all the Canucks go to the penalty box
January 12, 2014
Monday Daily Puck: What's one game of Sidney Crosby worth?
The Penguins have a light, one-game schedule, making for some tough fantasy decisions
January 10, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Ovechkin Shoots For 60
If Ovechkin scores 60 goals, it'll be the third time since 2008 a player has done so. Can he do it?
January 4, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: How Will Sochi Affect Your Team?
What effect will a player's inclusion in the Winter Olympics have on your fantasy roster?
January 3, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Horton Hears A Win
Key players return from injury after a three-day holiday break and the start of a new calendar year. Which players will make the biggest difference?
January 1, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: U.S. Olympic Roster Announced
Did Bobby Ryan get snubbed? Will Mike Yeo have a job at the end of the week?
December 31, 2013
Tuesday Daily Puck: Catching Up With An Old Teammate
Jaromir Jagr's New Year's Eve plans include facing his old Penguins as he tries to catch former teammate Mario Lemieux for No. 7 on the all-time scoring list.
December 28, 2013
Sunday Daily Puck: No Time To Sing The Blues
The Blues have lost their leading scorer, who will step up?
December 27, 2013
Friday Daily Puck: Still The King?
The NHL resumes action Friday after breaking for Christmas and the resulting post-turkey coma. Did Santa bring Henrik Lundqvist his game back?
December 22, 2013
Monday Daily Puck: The Makings of a Mediocre Fantasy Team
Brayden Schenn highlights a team looking for an identity
December 21, 2013
Sunday's Daily Puck: Backup Bonanza
Fantasy GMs are being surprised by stellar play from unlikely sources this season.
December 19, 2013
Friday Daily Puck: The Glue Men
Paul Holmgren compared Scott Laughton to Mike Richards. Can the story write itself?
December 17, 2013
Tuesday Daily Puck: Candy Kane
Patrick Kane is hotter than hot. Hotter than hotter than hot. We're gonna have to give him his own category soon.
December 13, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: Can Kunitz Crack Canada?
Is Chris Kunitz worthy of a spot on Team Canada based on his chemistry with Sidney Crosby?
December 11, 2013
Thursday Daily Puck: The Perry Games: Catching Fire
How you should handle injuries and suspensions on your team. Also, Corey Perry is unstoppable.
December 9, 2013
Tuesday Daily Puck: The Rising Cap
Next year's salary cap will be $7 million higher thanks to the NHL's new TV deal -- a rise that may lead to some regrettable contracts.
December 6, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: Zero To Heroes
Injuries are ramping up, so which has-beens and never-weres will get their once-in-a-lifetime chance?
December 4, 2013
Thursday Daily Puck: King's Ransom
Is Henrik Lundqvist's new contract an albatross for all involved or is GM Glen Sather suffering from Stockholm Syndrome?
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
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