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January 18, 2017
NHL Barometer: Backstrom's Back!
The start was sluggish but the Caps' #1 center has been flying of late. Read to see who else Jan Levine highlights in this week's Barometer.
DraftKings NHL: Wednesday Picks
Chris Morgan's recommendations for Wednesday's smallish DraftKings slate include Jets veteran Blake Wheeler at home against Arizona.
January 13, 2017
Saturday Daily Puck: What a Maroon
There are a lot of games on the Saturday slate, including several teams who also played on Friday. That means a lot of backups goalies potentially in net, which could have a real impact on your fantasy decision making.
DraftKings NHL: Friday Values
Neil Parker's Friday picks for DraftKings NHL action include red-hot Capitals netminder Braden Holtby despite his tough matchup with the Blackhawks.
January 11, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Wednesday Picks
Wednesday has just four games on the slate, but Neil Parker says there are still enough values to fit Sidney Crosby into your lineup.
January 9, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks
Chris Morgan checks out Monday's four-game slate, and recommends loading up on Kings, including Anze Kopitar, in a juicy home matchup against the Stars.
January 4, 2017
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.
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks
Chris Morgan explores a six-game slate Wednesday, keying in on some juicy matchups with some of the league's worst teams in action.
December 27, 2016
FanDuel NHL: Tuesday Picks
In his FanDuel selections, Chris Morgan reminds us that hockey exists again and provides a few smart suggestions for who to play on tonight's busy schedule.
December 15, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Picks
Chris Morgan delivers his picks for an eight-game slate Thursday, turning to Derek Stepan ($22) in an attractive matchup against the Stars.
December 6, 2016
DraftKings NHL: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker finds plenty of value on Tuesday's deep slate, but isn't afraid to pay a little extra for Jamie Benn given his favorable matchup and outstanding track record at home.
December 3, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Saturday Picks
Tyler Seguin is far from the cheapest option Saturday, but Neil Parker explains why the Stars center is worthy of the fantasy investment Saturday against the Avalanche.
November 30, 2016
NHL Barometer: Bust, A Cap
Jan Levine covers a number of slumping players in this week's Barometer, including a Washington blueliner who's not so elite anymore.
November 25, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks
Chris Morgan offers up his picks -- including Rangers winger Rick Nash -- and players to avoid on an 11-game Black Friday slate of NHL action in Yahoo Daily Fantasy.
November 22, 2016
Wednesday Daily Puck: Hail to the Viktor
It's a busier than usual Wednesday, with 24 teams in action, including the likes of the Capitals, Penguins, Rangers, and Blackhawks.
November 11, 2016
The Daily Puck: More than just Caps-Hawks
Sasha Yodashkin previews Friday's six-game slate, spreading the focus beyond the night's premier matchup and identifying players primed to succeed like Patrick Eaves.
November 10, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Three's Company
RotoWire's Neil Parker looks at Winnipeg's new-look top line and previews the fantasy landscape of Thursday's 10-game slate with plenty of daily and season-long tips and tidbits.
November 6, 2016
DraftKings NHL: Sunday Picks
Neil Parker delivers his DraftKings picks for Sunday, looking at Mark Scheifele to lead the way.
November 5, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: Striking Oil
The Oilers have all the makings of a playoff team.
November 4, 2016
DraftKings NHL: Friday Picks
Neil Parker provides his Friday DraftKings NHL picks for a slim three-game slate, including the Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers, who could be playing his way into a more premium role.
November 3, 2016
The Daily Puck: Quality Over Quantity
Sasha Yodashkin previews Friday's three-game slate, and points to Cam Fowler as a likely contributor on the Ducks power play against the vulnerable Coyotes penalty kill.
Chris Morgan delivers his Thursday picks on a busy 12-game slate.
October 27, 2016
Friday Daily Puck: Goalie Issues Galore
Sasha Yodashkin previews Friday's six-game slate, pinpointing value plays like Johnny Gaudreau on a night that features many struggling goaltenders.
October 23, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Sunday Picks
Neil Parker drops his Yahoo! picks for Sunday, keying on a few Ducks in their home opener against a tired Canucks squad.
October 19, 2016
Chris Morgan dives into a quiet two-game slate Wednesday and likes the idea of loading up on Leafs and Jets given the potential for offensive fireworks.
October 18, 2016
Wednesday Daily Puck: Infinite Jets
The Jets and the Maple Leafs could be primed for a goalfest, and Erik Johnson could be worth a pickup.
October 17, 2016
FanDuel NHL: Monday Picks
Michael Clifford provides his Monday values for FanDuel NHL action, including a potentially underrated Petr Mrazek, who's looking to bounce back from a tough start to the year.
Monday Daily Puck: An Avalanche of Goals
Colorado is set to become a team with a lot of fantasy weapons
October 15, 2016
NHL Barometer: The Flower Blooms in Pittsburgh
Jan Levine looks at who's up and who's down in the first week of the NHL, including Marc-Andre Fleury, who has a chance to hold onto the goalie job in Pittsburgh with Matt Murray on the shelf.
FanDuel NHL: Saturday Value Plays
Neil Parker breaks down the Saturday FanDuel slate as Marc-Andre Fleury looks to build on an impressive season opener.
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