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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Justin Abdelkader's name.
February 9, 2016
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week
Patrik Berglund has always been an enigma for fantasy owners but a line switch make him a solid cheap FanDuel option this week.
December 29, 2015
FantasyAces NHL: Tuesday Picks
Paul Bruno includes the Devils' Kyle Palmieri, who's already set a new career high in goals, in his Tuesday FantasyAces recommendations.
December 19, 2015
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Sunday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin likes Detroit's Justin Abdelkader, who has received extensive playing time recently, to have a big game Sunday against the Flames.
December 12, 2015
The Waiver Wire: High-Grit Sandpaper
Mike Waldner's venture into the waiver wire this week focuses on gritty players like Detroit's Justin Abdelkader, who has elevated his physical play this season.
November 26, 2015
From the Press Box: Quarter-Pole Surprises, Good and Bad
Paul Bruno takes a look at overachievers and underachievers around the league, including a Sharks team that's been thriving with new goalie Martin Jones.
November 15, 2015
Schedule Analysis: Week 6
Teuvo Teravainen has replaced Marko Dano as the young gun on Jonathan Toews' line, and the Blackhawks have a favorable three-game schedule this week.
November 14, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: Marc'd Man
Marc-Andre Fleury has kept the Pittsburgh Penguins and many fantasy squads afloat this season.
November 3, 2015
Neutral Zone Wrap: Teetering On The Edge
Evan Berofsky checks in with some NHL teams that can't decide whether they're good or bad yet, including a healthy Pascal Dupuis looking like part of the solution in Pittsburgh.
October 30, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: Goals, Goals, Goals!
Goal differentials and what they can mean.
October 28, 2015
NHL Barometer: Connor Bound
Relax, fantasy owners, Connor McDavid is doing just fine. Jan Levine looks at the Edmonton phenom and other movers in this week's Barometer.
October 21, 2015
From the Press Box: Shrunken Without Duncan
Paul Bruno surveys the landscape of the league in his latest column, including ruminations on the Blackhawks' blue line in the absence of Duncan Keith.
October 15, 2015
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks
Jason Chen knows the smart money is on a bounce-back game for Sergei Bobrovsky, but find out why he isn't buying it.
October 13, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Tuukka Fall
The Bruins' slipshod blue line is making Tuukka Rask look bad early on in the year, and things don't project to get a lot better.
Ice and Fire: Opening Observations
Dan Pennucci looks at what Justin Abdelkader's hot start for Detroit can mean for fantasy teams, as he's likely available on the waiver wire.
October 11, 2015
Schedule Analysis: The First With Seven
Brian Rutherford breaks down the first full week of NHL action this season, with eight teams playing four times.
October 10, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: Rookie Risk
It's a unique year in the number of exciting rookies available for fantasy, even outside of Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel. But how do you assess a rookie?
October 8, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: The Debut of McEichel
Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel make their debuts, while the Pens' vaunted offense fails to fly
From the Press Box: With Stars Injured Early, Opportunity Knocks
RotoWire's Paul Bruno discusses the early-season opportunities created by injuries to star veterans, including Evgeny Kuznetsov's opportunity to play alongside Alex Ovechkin in the absence of Nicklas Backstrom.
August 14, 2015
From the Press Box: Atlantic Division Preview
Paul Bruno previews the Atlantic Division where the Bruins need to get a big season out of Zdeno Chara after a couple offseason transactions that could signal regression.
August 11, 2015
Shots on Goal: Early Look - Top 9 Atlantic
Peter Maingot begins his annual review of the top three lines for each team, beginning in the Atlantic Division.
July 17, 2015
NHL Offseason: Player Movement and Impact
With a flurry of transactions coming across the NHL wire in the last month, Brian Weidy dissects many of the moves and their fantasy relevance.
April 18, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: Did You Get Your Lottery Ticket?
It's a big day in the NHL. Eight teams are fighting to claw their way toward Lord Stanley's Cup and all the non-playoff teams find out if they're drafting Connor McDavid today.
April 16, 2015
From the Press Box: Stanley Cup Playoff First-Round Picks
Paul Bruno previews the first round of the playoffs, while sneaking in who he thinks will be lifting the Stanley Cup in June.
Thursday Daily Puck: (Goaltending) Chaos Reigns
Night one of the playoffs is in the books. It's happening. And, as ever, surprises abound.
April 13, 2015
NHL Barometer: Playoff Preview
Jan Levine previews the NHL playoffs and envisions Rick Nash lifting the Stanley Cup in June.
The Waiver Wire: Picking the First Round
Dan Waldner and Mike Wilson preview the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, looking for a hot Devan Dubnyk to lead the Wild to the upset over the Blues.
April 11, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: March Of The Penguins?
The Penguins face a must-win situation Saturday against Buffalo, while the red-hot Kyle Turris looks to help the Senators get into the postseason on the final day of the regular season.
April 6, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: No Easy Norris Choice
Erik Karlsson and the Senators are in action again Tuesday, with the stud blueliner looking to put the finishing touches on what could be a Norris-winning campaign
March 30, 2015
NHL Barometer: Season Finale
Jan Levine wraps up the Barometer for the season but not before highlighting the likes of Kyle Turris, who is helping Ottawa making a playoff push.
March 28, 2015
The Man Advantage: Down The Stretch
Mark McLarney looks at players who are hot on the power play as the season winds down, including Edmonton's Ryan Nugent-Hopkins.
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