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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Alex Ovechkin's name.
October 21, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Haute Couturier
A look ahead at a busy Saturday with some exciting matchups. Some young, up-and-coming players like Auston Matthews and Zach Werenski have particularly good opportunities for big fantasy days.
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Saturday Picks
Brad Marchand is off to a solid start, but RotoWire's Sasha Yodashkin explains why the Bruins' winger should be avoided Saturday against the Canadiens.
October 18, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker finds a lot of value on Tuesday's slate, including Evgeny Kuznetsov thanks to his continued placement on Alex Ovechkin's line.
October 15, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Saturday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin lays out his Yahoo DFS hockey recommendations for Saturday's big slate, including top Calgary blueliner Mark Giordano.
DraftKings NHL: Saturday Picks
Chris Morgan reviews a busy Saturday slate and sees great value in power play dynamo Oliver Ekman-Larsson against a penalty-prone Flyers squad.
October 13, 2016
FanDuel NHL: Thursday Value Plays
Neil Parker offers up a set of Thursday values for FanDuel play, including Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk, as the NHL season enters its second day.
The Daily Puck: Welcoming the New Guard
Neil Parker touches on Auston Matthews before previewing the fantasy landscape of Thursday's nine-game slate with plenty of daily and season-long tips and tidbits.
August 16, 2016
Top 100 Fantasy NHL Players For 2016-17
Superstar Patrick Kane, coming off a 106-point campaign, tops RotoWire's initial list of the top 100 fantasy hockey players heading into the new season.
May 10, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Tuesday-Wednesday Picks
Neil Parker checks out the two-game contest for Tuesday and Wednesday, and likes the price tag on Alexander Steen given his new line assignment.
May 6, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks
Jason Chen breaks down Friday's playoff games as Jason Spezza looks to lead the Stars in Game 5 against the Blues.
April 28, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday-Friday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin likes Nashville's Pekka Rinne as a value play in a Thursday-Friday Yahoo slate that features the NHL's three top offenses.
April 22, 2016
Jason Chen advises to pay the premium for goaltender Braden Holtby as the Capitals look to advance Friday against the Flyers.
April 20, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks
Neil Parker expects a breakout Wednesday from the Panthers' Aleksander Barkov, whose two playoff points so far hide a blistering 19 shots on net through three games
April 12, 2016
Stanley Cup Playoffs: Player Rankings
Jan Levine ranks the skaters and goalies in the Stanley Cup Playoffs for fantasy playoff leagues. Can you guess where Alex Ovechkin ranks?
April 10, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Sunday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin suggests paying up for the Islanders' John Tavares rather than another top star on Sunday's season-ending short slate
April 6, 2016
The Kids' Table: Prospecting the Calder Cup Playoffs
Ben Zweiman lines up some close-to-the-majors prospects to watch during AHL postseason play, including a raft of future Maple Leafs like Nikita Soshnikov.
April 4, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: The Defenseman Awards
In the final Blue Line Buzz of the season, Jason Chen hands out a series of awards, including giving Ottawa's Erik Karlsson the unsurprising honor of Defenseman of the Year.
April 3, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: Something Different Needed?
Joe Mahoney proposes the idea of trading Evgeni Malkin, and recommends picking up Jamie McGinn.
April 2, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Milestones to Go Before I Sleep
Alex Ovechkin and Patrick Kane hit a couple impressive milestones in Friday's action.
March 21, 2016
The Man Advantage: Injury Replacements Down the Stretch
Mark McLarney looks at players on the waiver wire who can help on the power play down the stretch, including Washington's Matt Niskanen, who has taken advantage of increased ice time with injuries to teammates.
March 19, 2016
Frozen Fantasy: This Year's Best ... and Worst
Janet Eagelson hands out awards for this season's playmakers and those who have torpedoed fantasy teams and NHL teams like.
March 18, 2016
Jason Chen can't pass up a great matchup for Colorado's Matt Duchene against a Calgary team that has had atrocious goaltending all year.
March 15, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: Back, Back, Back, Backlund!
Mikael Backlund has been enjoying increased minutes and rolling for the Flames, making for a nice down-the-stretch fantasy pickup.
March 12, 2016
Frozen Fantasy: The Cup Goes to ...
Janet Eagleson looks ahead to possible playoff matchups and dreams of a Alex Ovechkin-Sidney Crosby scrape that would be epic.
March 6, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: Use it While You Have it
Joe Mahoney emphasizes the importance of speed for elite players, and recommends picking up Teuvo Teravainen.
March 5, 2016
Joe Thornton has been on a tear the last couple months and offers a good value against the Canucks in Yahoo's NHL game Saturday.
March 4, 2016
Jason Chen picks the Friday Yahoo NHL slate, including Edmonton's Connor McDavid, who has a great matchup against Columbus.
March 3, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Seabrook Run
Now is the time for big-game players to start playing big. Dustin Nelson looks at a few players stepping up.
March 2, 2016
Neil Parker suggests you avoid eating up too much of your cap with a superstar skater given the limited options Wednesday, and instead target players like Nicklas Backstrom
February 26, 2016
Neil Parker goes with Mr. reliable in Tampa Bay's Steven Stamkos, who has a goal in four consecutive games, for Friday's Yahoo NHL slate.
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