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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Justin Abdelkader's name.
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.
March 27, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: Hamm It Up
Andrew Hammond's streak ended. It was going to happen. So do the Bruins have a chance now?
March 24, 2015
FantasyScore NHL: Value Plays
Lightning rookie Jonathan Drouin is currently skating with superstar Steven Stamkos, which makes him a great value play on FantasyScore for Tuesday's contests.
March 23, 2015
NHL Barometer: Nuge on Fire
Jan Levine's weekly look at the NHL's risers and fallers includes Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, who is on fire lately for the Oilers..
March 20, 2015
FantasyAces NHL: Friday Value Plays
RotoWire's Paul Bruno is building his Friday FantasyAces lineup around Steven Stamkos, who has seven goals in his last nine games.
March 16, 2015
NHL Barometer: Not So Super Trouba
Jan Levine checks on Jacob Trouba, who has failed to live up to lofty expectations placed on him this year in Winnipeg.
March 10, 2015
Wednesday Daily Puck: May the Schwartz be with You
Doan is done, Abdelkader is worth a look, and the Islanders are a team to reckon with.
March 8, 2015
Schedule Analysis: Busy Back-to-Backs
The Islanders are very busy this week, including two back-to-back sets.
The Waiver Wire: Strategies for Crunch Time
Mike Wilson and Dan Waldner offer some tips on how to optimize your team down the stretch and some players to grab, like Detroit's Justin Abdelkader.
February 23, 2015
NHL Barometer: Sedin Still Sizzling
Jan Levine looks at who's hot and who's not in the NHL this week, and few are hotter than Vancouver's Henrik Sedin.
February 7, 2015
The Man Advantage: Power-Play Avalanche
Mark McLarney looks to where the struggling Avs might turn after top power-play defenseman Erik Johnson was placed on injured reserve.
January 15, 2015
Neutral Zone Wrap: Six Panther
Aleksander Barkov is back to help out a Florida team that is already enjoying one of its best seasons in recent memory.
January 9, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: Not So Wild
The Wild are struggling and Mike Yeo's on the hot seat. Are their players worth hanging onto?
December 23, 2014
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week
RotoWire's Michael Clifford identifies some strong value plays in FanDuel for Tuesday's slate before the NHL goes on holiday berak.
December 21, 2014
From the Press Box: Riding In Their Own 18-Wheeler
The Leafs haven't been as reliant on their top line this season, getting the likes of Phil Kessel some help in the bottom two lines.
December 15, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Oil, But Not Slick
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has been one of very few bright spots for an Oilers team that just fired another head coach.
December 13, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Sidelined Sid: The Latest Case of the Mumps?
Penguins' forward Sidney Crosby is sidelined with a possible case of the mumps, while John Carlson is on pace for a career season in Washington.
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