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Fantasy Articles Featuring David Backes

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Blue Line Buzz: Playoff Edition

Jason Chem brings us his Blue Line Buzz playoff primer for defensemen, breaking down each team's rearguards and how they might fare in the 16-team tournament.

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Postseason Preview

Jan Levine previews the Stanley Cup playoffs, picking each round, as Alex Ovechkin looks to put the Capitals on his back en route to a title.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks

Chris Morgan reviews Monday's five-game slate and sees a lot of value in a Predators stack, as Ryan Ellis and crew host the lowly Coyotes.

Left, Right & Center: Bo Knows Hockey

Evan Berofsky delivers his risers, fallers and trending players of the week with the trade deadline in the rearview, again discussing just how rough of a time Matt Duchene has had this season.

Monday Daily Puck: Production in Unexpected Places

Richard Bachman came out of nowhere to have a huge night Sunday. It's been a week full of stars playing like Stars and a couple unexpected performances.

Thursday Daily Puck: Busting Ghost

Neil Parker looks into Shayne Gostisbehere's recent exile to the press box and previews Thursday's 11-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Saturday Picks

Alexander Steen's home-road splits are quite drastic, and with the winger playing at the Scottrade Center on Saturday, he makes for a solid fantasy option.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks

Chis Morgan jumps into a five-game slate Wednesday, eyeing up several Bruins on the road against a lackluster Red Wings squad.

NHL Barometer: Kadri Lateral

Among his selections in the latest Barometer, Jan Levine reveals a Leaf forward whose excellent performance is being hidden by the team's younger stars.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Klefbombs Away

Oscar Klefbom has started shooting more -- a lot more -- on a promising Oilers team, and that makes Andrew Fiorentino recommend him as a second-half pickup.

Saturday Daily Puck: Work On Your Tanner

It's a busy Saturday, with the Blue Jackets trying to start a new win streak against the high-scoring Rangers. Also, the Islanders are playing the Coyotes. Not everything is perfect. Plus, a King wing worth picking up.

Thursday Daily Puck: Evaluating Special Teams

Neil Parker looks at statistics to evaluate the success and failures of special teams and previews Thursday's eight-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.

NHL Barometer: Auston Brewin'

Jan Levine takes a look at the most recent risers and fallers, including last summer's top pick who has heated up again.

Left, Right & Center: Mr. Koivu's Wild Ride

Evan Berofsky rings in the new year by discussing a few forwards that are hot, some that aren't, and others worth keeping an eye on as the second half approaches.

Saturday Daily Puck: Summer Anders

2016 ends with a bang, thanks to 10 games on the docket. The red hot Wild and Blue Jackets square off, Marc-Andre Fleury tries to step in for Matt Murray, and the Rangers and Flames have great matchups.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Frank the Tank

Andrew Fiorentino hits on the latest goings-on around the league, previews Tuesday's NHL slate, and recommends the Bruins' Frank Vatrano.

Sunday Daily Puck: Happy Price Equals Paradise

Jason Chen covers Carey Price's 250th career win and previews Sunday's NHL action.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks

Chris Morgan dives into Wednesday's four-game slate, looking at a few Flyers gunning for their 10th consecutive win in a date with the lowly Avalanche.

FanDuel NHL: Monday Picks

Michael Clifford helps fantasy owners navigate the narrow waters of a two-game Monday night FanDuel NHL slate, with Penguins winger Conor Sheary providing quality cap relief.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks

Chris Morgan thinks loading up on Penguins at home against the Coyotes is the logical move given Monday's short slate, which makes Evgeni Malkin a near lock for your roster.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks

Chris Morgan recommends Sergei Bobrovsky as part of a Blue Jackets mini-stack, as they host the Coyotes during Monday's short four-game slate.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks

Chris Morgan advises you to load up on Islanders for Monday's short slate, including the streaky Brock Nelson, as they face the woeful Canucks.

Monday Daily Puck: The Biggest Surprise in Chicago

Artem Anisimov's 11-game point streak is the toast of the NHL.

Saturday Daily Puck: Miller Time

J.T. Miller and the Rangers take on Tuukka Rask and the Bruins, while Artem Anisimov and the Blackhawks square off with the shorthanded Stars.

Thursday Daily Puck: Don't Forget the Shots

Neil Parker shares an overlooked aspect of selecting a daily fantasy goalie and previews Thursday's 12-game slate with tips and tidbits for daily and season-long players

Tuesday Daily Puck: The Next... Two?

The NHL's last two No. 1 picks -- Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews -- face off for the first time Tuesday night. Andrew Fiorentino previews that and the rest of the league's matchups.

Saturday Daily Puck: Tan, Tanner, Tannest

The Bruins and Stars are both injury-plagued, and that bodes well for the Wings and Wild.

NHL Barometer: From Predator to Prey

In this week's Barometer, Jan Levine looks at recent movers, including a top fantasy goalie looking to turn it around.

Thursday Daily Puck: Blockbusters Paying Off

Neil Parker looks back at two blockbuster deals from the offseason and previews Thursday's nine-game slate with tips for daily and season-long players.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks

Chris Morgan pores over a light four-game slate Wednesday, uncovering his players to target and avoid when building your lineup.