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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Alex Ovechkin's name.
November 21, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: The Ballad of Jack Johnson
Johnson's financial troubles shows that we're all human.
November 15, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Even Strength Extraordinaires
A look at the top even-strength and power-play point producers thus far, and what it means for your fantasy team.
November 11, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Jori Boy, A Less Successful Pun
One Blue is hot, another is not, and some advice for a young man with a lot to lose.
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week
The Canucks' Kevin Bieksa is firing off shots at a career-best rate this season. With two games this week against porous defenses, he makes for a solid discount option on the blue line.
November 8, 2014
Waiver Wire: Power Patric
His new home in Pittsburgh seems to suit Patric Hornqvist rather well - Dan Waldner and Mike Wilson explain why he's better than you think.
November 7, 2014
The Man Advantage: Getting More Opportunities
The Lightning's Anton Stralman is off to a great start and getting more power play time with Victor Hedman out.
Friday Daily Puck: The Best of the Worst
Which eye should you poke out when watching the Sabres and Oilers? Left, right, or both?!
November 1, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Early Returns
A month into the season, which players are offering up surprises - both good and bad.
The Waiver Wire: Return Of The Mule
Johan Franzen returns from injury on Sunday Mike Wilson and Dan Waldner tell you why that should matter to you.
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 27, 2014
Thanks to a sharp uptick in shot attempts, Washington's Marcus Johansson has emerged as one of Michael Clifford's favorite value plays for this week's NHL slate.
October 25, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: The Shot Hogs
Take a look at who is putting tons of rubber on net in the early going and a discussion of whether Mike Green is really back.
October 18, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Oil Shortage In Edmonton
The Edmonton Oilers are off to their worst start in franchise history. What has gone wrong for such an offensively talented team?
October 16, 2014
2014-2015 Avalanche Preview: Beware the MacK Attack
Behind rookie Nathan MacKinnon the Avs made the leap from league also-ran to Central Division champs in 2013-14. Can Colorado take the next step and emerge as Stanley Cup contenders?
October 10, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: The Storm Brewing On Long Island
Who says no one cares about the Canes and Isles?
October 3, 2014
Darryl's Dispatch: Draft Day Strategy
Tuukka Rask tops Darryl Houston Smith's goalie chart, one that goes a whopping 80-deep.
2014-2015 Capitals Preview: New Leader Trotz Out To D.C.
The defensively-averse Alex Ovechkin may be tasked with delivering stronger two-way play under new coach Barry Trotz, but he still figures to get his points one way or another.
October 1, 2014
Draft Kit: Maingot's Manifesto
Peter Maingot shares his top 10 draft tips, especially for those who play in a rotisserie style format. One such tip - target the backup goalies on elite teams, like Anaheim's John Gibson.
September 30, 2014
Daily Fantasy Hockey: NHL DFS 101
RotoWire's Mike Clifford gives you the basics on how to play Daily Fantasy Hockey, and warns you which platforms punish guys with potential low plus-minuses like the Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins.
September 25, 2014
From the Press Box: Metropolitan Division Offseason Review
Dan Boyle has a new home in New York, the Flyers lost out on Scott Hartnell due to cap concerns, and the Capitals hired Barry Trotz and are embracing a new defensive approach. Paul Bruno breaks down each team's moves from the Metropolitan Division.
August 17, 2014
Draft Kit: 2014-15 NHL Sleepers
Jan Levine gives his three sleepers for each position. Included in this year's list is the Red Wings' Danny DeKeyser, who should get increased power play time.
August 11, 2014
Prospects Analysis: Top 3 Organizational Prospects - Metropolitan Division
Jon Litterine discusses the top three prospects in each organization, starting with the Metropolitan Division. Evgeny Kuznetsov took a long time coming over to the NHL, but he's been worth the wait.
July 7, 2014
Free Agency Frenzy: Adjust Your Expectations For These Players On The Move
With Jason Spezza, Thomas Vanek, James Neal, and others on the move, we assess what impact these moves have on the 2014-15 fantasy outlook.
April 8, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Back On Ice In Dallas
Columbus and Dallas resume the March 10 contest against Columbus in the wake of the Rich Peverly injury
April 4, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: Best Offense Is No Defense
Alex Ovechkin is on pace to lead the league in goals while finishing dead last in plus-minus -- an NHL first, if he finishes that way.
March 29, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Falling Leafs
It may start to feel like Spring, but Toronto fans will confirm that this is in fact the season of disappointment.
March 23, 2014
Schedule Analysis: Four Aces
Jonathan Quick and the Kings head east this week for three of their four games.
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.
March 18, 2014
Morning Skate: A Rift in Sochi?
Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin apparently feuded in Sochi, and that may have carried over to Ovie's play in Washington.
March 17, 2014
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays For The Week
The Kings' Mike Richards represents one of Michael Clifford's top value buys for FanDuel competitions this week.
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