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February 6, 2014
NHL Barometer: Backes Carries Blues
David Backes may not get the publicity of other centers, but with 174 hits and 38 blocked shots, he plays a complete game.
January 31, 2014
Sochi 2014: Team Analysis - United States
Joe Pavelski will be a key contributor for the American envoy to Russia, but can they improve upon their last Olympic result?
NHL Barometer: Phil's on Fire
Phil Kessel remains absolutely on fire and entrenched in the NHL's top 10 scorers with 57 points in 56 games this season.
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 12, 2014
Blue Line Buzz: Mid-Season Awards
Cam Fowler wins the coveted Anti-Tyler Myers award for bouncing back from two bad years this season.
January 8, 2014
From the Press Box: Examining Canada's and Team USA's Sochi Selections
Paul Bruno provides roster analysis for the Canadian and American Olympic squads, while shedding light on some of the players who may have been overlooked, like the Bolts' Martin St. Louis.
January 2, 2014
From the Pressbox: Midseason Power Rankings
The Blackhawks are on top, and now they're getting the services of Corey Crawford again.
December 15, 2013
NHL Schedule Analysis: Regional Rivals
There's not much love lost between the Sabres and the Bruins, in no small part because of Milan Lucic's actions in previous tilts.
November 22, 2013
Friday Daily Puck: Sugar Kane
Patrick Kane's rounding into midseason form, happy news for the Blackhawks and happier still for his fantasy owners.
November 1, 2013
NHL Barometer: Leaf Not Falling
While there have been lapses in effort, Nazem Kadri is starting to prove that last year's hot start wasn't a fluke.
September 20, 2013
From the Pressbox: Top Lines & Pairings - Western Conference
Jonathan Toews and the Blackhawks are back for more. Paul Bruno breaks down who will be on his line this year and does so with all the Western Conference teams.
September 23, 2013
The RotoWire 200: Overall Rankings For Points Leagues
Do you go with Steven Stamkos or Sidney Crosby first overall? Andrew Fiorentino weighs in on that topic among his Top 200.
September 11, 2013
Shots on Goal: Top 9 Early Look - Central Division
Evander Kane and the Winnipeg Jets move to the Western Conference and the brand new Central Division for this season. Check out the Jets' top three lines and those of his division mates in this feature.
2013 Jets Preview: Learning to Fly
Led by Evander Kane and an improving offensive attack, can the Jets make a push for a playoff berth with the move to the Western Conference?
July 25, 2013
From the Pressbox: Kovalchuk Walks Away
Paul Bruno reviews the latest set of player moves, including Ilya Kovalchuk's stunning decision to retire from the NHL to play in his native Russia.
April 23, 2013
From the Pressbox: Bubble Teams
Dustin Byfuglien and the Jets have a critical game against the Caps on Tuesday night.
Crashing the Net: Finishing Strong?
Antii Niemi and the Sharks have been on a roll. Ray Flowers discusses who else has been finishing strong in his penultimate column for the season.
April 19, 2013
NHL Barometer: Finishing Strong
Zach Bogosian hasn't had a great year for the Jets, but he looks to be closing the season with a flourish.
March 22, 2013
NHL Barometer: Good Times Again
The misery of last season is long gone for Matt Duchene, who already has topped the 30-point mark.
March 19, 2013
From the Pressbox: Big Contracts in Anaheim
Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf recently signed big contract extensions to stay with the Ducks.
March 15, 2013
NHL Barometer: Crowning Achievement
Jake Muzzin has taken advantage of the absence of several L.A. defensemen to seamlessly fit into the blueline for the defending Stanley Cup champions.
March 7, 2013
The Man Advantage: Top 5 Power Play Disappointments
Shea Weber has declined along with the rest of the Preds on the power play. Who else makes Mark McLarney's list?
March 3, 2013
NHL Schedule Analysis: March's Rollercoaster Schedule
Logan Couture and the Sharks couldn't be happier that February is over.
February 22, 2013
NHL Barometer: A Kid Again in Pittsburgh
Sidney Crosby is finally healthy and producing for the Penguins after two seasons of setbacks.
February 8, 2013
NHL Barometer: Mighty Mite Power
Among the NHL leaders in points, Martin St. Louis continues to defy old age and build his Hall of Fame credentials.
February 2, 2013
NHL Barometer: Tavares on his Way to Elite Status
The Islanders are off to a somewhat surprisingly strong start, and it's John Tavares leading the way.
January 15, 2013
Crashing the Net: Countering a Goalie Run
Ray Flowers avoided a goalie run in a recent industry draft, taking Patrick Sharp and a handful of other elite forwards while the rest of his league pounded the goalies.
November 11, 2012
The RotoWire NHL 200: Malkin on Top
Evgeni Malkin tops Ray Flowers overall rankings.
September 14, 2012
2012 Jets Preview: No Jokinen - The Jets Plan To Compete Now
August 29, 2012
Shots on Goal: Early Look - Southeast Division
Who is joining Alexander Ovechkin for the Caps this year?
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