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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Steve Downie's name.
January 21, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Motivational Antics
Roberto Luongo will try to lead the Canucks to a win Tuesday in their first of six games without suspended coach John Tortorella.
January 14, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Out of the Shark Tank and Into the Wild
Despite injuries to players like Logan Couture and Zach Parise, the Sharks and the Wild are hanging in there thanks to their depth.
December 29, 2013
NHL Schedule Analysis: Two For Toronto
Phil Kessel and the Leafs are playing in the Winter Classic, but it's an otherwise quiet week for them, writes Brian Rutherford.
December 26, 2013
NHL Barometer: Super Joe to the Rescue
Super Joe Thornton isn't the goal-scorer he once was, but he still is a master facilitator for the Sharks.
December 22, 2013
Monday Daily Puck: The Makings of a Mediocre Fantasy Team
Brayden Schenn highlights a team looking for an identity
NHL Schedule Analysis: Isn't That Just Spezza?
Ottawa and Boston hook up for a pair of games this week among the other holiday festivities.
December 9, 2013
Morning Skate: Breaking Bryz
Dan and Janet hit up a number of issues around the league, including Ilya Bryzgalov's injury and a number of struggling defensemen.
November 12, 2013
Tuesday Daily Puck: Stamkos Down
Steven Stamkos suffered a gruesome leg injury Monday, taking the shine off Tampa's hot start to the season and breaking the heart of many a fantasy owner.
November 10, 2013
NHL Schedule Analysis: Just Two For Bobby Lu
Roberto Luongo and the Canucks play just two games this week. Check out the rest of this week's schedule breakdown from Brian Rutherford.
November 8, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: Breaking Bryz
Ilya Bryzgalov played just two seasons in Philadelphia after signing a nine-year, $51 million deal with the Flyers. Can he resurrect his career in Edmonton on a one-year deal?
November 6, 2013
Thursday Daily Puck: Hemsky Gets Job At The Rumor Mill
Hemsky, Yakupov, Kreider, and Del Zotto get their names bandied about in new trade rumors.
November 4, 2013
Tuesday Daily Puck: Open Season
Ryan Miller's under pressure and on the trade block for the struggling Sabres, who visit San Jose on Tuesday.
November 1, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: Stuck on the Ground
Claude Giroux still appears to be working his way back from a wrist injury, creating yet another problem for the Flyers. How did they handle it against the Caps on Friday night?
October 19, 2013
Frozen Fantasy: Medic!
Niklas Kronwall was the latest in a growing list of blueliners removed from the ice with a significant injury recently. Janet Eagleson takes a closer look.
October 14, 2013
The Man Advantage: Rookies Getting PP Time
The Bruins' Torey Krug makes Mark McLarney's list of early-season surprises on the power play, one of three rookies to make the list.
Neutral Zone Wrap: Rocky Mountain High
Nathan MacKinnon and the Avs are flying high. How likely is it to last? Evan Berofsky examines some of the high-flying and low-lying teams at the start of the season.
September 12, 2013
2013 Avs Preview: The Rebuild Continues
With changes behind the bench and in the front office, the Avs will continue to rebuild with No. 1 overall pick Nathan MacKinnon this season.
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.
September 10, 2013
Draft Kit: Head-to-Head Draft Strategies
Jack Choros identifies some of his favorite draft strategies for head-to-head leagues. In the middle rounds, he likes to identify multi-category stuffers like the Bruins' Milan Lucic.
February 3, 2013
The Man Advantage: Injuries Creating Power Play Chances
Jason Spezza's injury has created a big opportunity for Kyle Turris on the Senators' power play.
February 1, 2013
Frozen Fantasy: Little Black Book
Once upon a time, Janet Eagleson turned Marc-Andre Bergeron into Jonathan Toews. How did she do it? It's all about paying attention to the details...
January 30, 2013
Crashing the Net: More Early Season Standouts
Patrick Marleau and the Sharks keep on rolling.
January 24, 2013
NHL Barometer: On his Way Up Again
His game may have changed, but so have Vincent Lecavalier's fantasy prospects -- he's on his way up again.
Crashing the Net: Early Season Standouts
Joffrey Lupul's injury is a big blow to the Leafs.
January 18, 2013
NHL Barometer: New Canuck to Stop the Puck
Cory Schneider is set to take over between the pipes for the Canucks, ousting veteran netminder Roberto Luongo.
November 11, 2012
The RotoWire NHL 200: Malkin on Top
Evgeni Malkin tops Ray Flowers overall rankings.
September 14, 2012
2012 Avalanche Preview: Avs Aiming For Return To Playoffs
September 3, 2012
Offseason Moves: Grading the Transactions
The Rangers finally got that coveted power forward with the acquisition of Rick Nash from Columbus, but was it enough to earn a high grade?
August 20, 2012
Draft Kit - Young Guns: Tidal Wave of Youth
Sam Gagner demonstrated his upside potential in an eight-point game last season. He's among the under-age-25 players featured by Janet Eagleson.
March 18, 2012
Blue Line Buzz: Timonen Returns
Kimmo Timonen is closing in on 40 points again this season. He returned from a lower-body injury last week.
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