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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Justin Abdelkader's name.
January 10, 2017
Tuesday Daily Puck: Klefbombs Away
Oscar Klefbom has started shooting more -- a lot more -- on a promising Oilers team, and that makes Andrew Fiorentino recommend him as a second-half pickup.
January 6, 2017
Saturday Daily Puck: Work On Your Tanner
It's a busy Saturday, with the Blue Jackets trying to start a new win streak against the high-scoring Rangers. Also, the Islanders are playing the Coyotes. Not everything is perfect. Plus, a King wing worth picking up.
January 5, 2017
Thursday Daily Puck: Evaluating Special Teams
Neil Parker looks at statistics to evaluate the success and failures of special teams and previews Thursday's eight-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.
January 3, 2017
Wednesday Daily Puck: Zucker Punch
The matchups aren't that hot on Wednesday, but fantasy hockey never rests. Plus, a Wild player you might want to pick up.
January 1, 2017
Sunday Daily Puck: It's a Celebration
Jason Chen takes a small peak at the Centennial Classic.
December 29, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: NYE Dream Date
Neil Parker looks at the Blue Jackets and Wild and previews Thursday's 12-game slate with tips and tidbits for daily and season-long players
December 27, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: Break Time's Over
The NHL returns to action following its Christmas break with a 10-game Tuesday slate that features a number of intriguing matchups for fantasy owners.
December 23, 2016
The Daily Puck: A Christmas-Worthy Slate
Sasha Yodashkin previews Friday's 12-game slate, and points to Chicago's Jonathan Toews as one of the players likely to find success before the NHL recesses for Christmas.
December 20, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: Frank the Tank
Andrew Fiorentino hits on the latest goings-on around the league, previews Tuesday's NHL slate, and recommends the Bruins' Frank Vatrano.
December 19, 2016
Monday Daily Puck: Pat Is Back
December 16, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Silfver Surfer
It's a busy Saturday with some big matchups, but with several backups goalies (like Al Montoya) expected to be in net. Plus, a Duck worth a pickup.
December 15, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Metro Magic
Neil Parker looks at the Metropolitan Division and previews Thursday's eight-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.
December 13, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: Yo Gabby Gabby
Andrew Fiorentino previews Tuesday's 10-game NHL slate, offers some fun stat facts, and recommends fantasy owners look into scooping up Kings winger Marian Gaborik.
December 11, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: New Lows for Mile-High City
The Avalanche are bad. So very, very bad.
December 9, 2016
Friday Daily Puck: Reaching the Milesdoan
Mike Gay touches on player milestones, including Shane Doan's quest for 400 career goals.
December 6, 2016
The Daily Puck: Schultz Up and Play
Andrew Fiorentino previews Tuesday's games and recommends owners in season-long leagues snatch up Pittsburgh's Justin Schultz.
December 4, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: Record Setter
Mike Smith set a new Coyotes record with saves in a game. But can he turn their season around?
December 2, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Little Big League
A look ahead at a busy Saturday, a couple slumping sophomores, and a returning Jet.
November 5, 2016
Frozen Fantasy: Goons are a Dying Breed
Janet Eagelson has watched the days of 100-PIM forwards disappear and now she wants to see the stat disappear from fantasy leagues too.
November 1, 2016
Wednesday Daily Puck: Murray: Present
Matt Murray makes his season debut, and pick up the hot Marcus Johansson.
October 28, 2016
NHL Barometer: From Predator to Prey
In this week's Barometer, Jan Levine looks at recent movers, including a top fantasy goalie looking to turn it around.
October 27, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Blockbusters Paying Off
Neil Parker looks back at two blockbuster deals from the offseason and previews Thursday's nine-game slate with tips for daily and season-long players.
October 22, 2016
NHL Barometer: Hero to Zero for Hagelin
Jan Levine looks at who's up and who's down this week in the NHL, including playoff hero Carl Hagelin scuffling in Pittsburgh.
April 12, 2016
Stanley Cup Playoffs: Player Rankings
Jan Levine ranks the skaters and goalies in the Stanley Cup Playoffs for fantasy playoff leagues. Can you guess where Alex Ovechkin ranks?
Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview: Ducks are Team to Beat
Jan Levine previews the Stanley Cup Playoffs as the Anaheim Ducks aim to bring the cup back to Southern California for the second time in three years.
April 9, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: All Things Must End
It's the penultimate day of the season, with all 30 teams on the slate. Take it in, the playoffs are just around the corner.
April 3, 2016
NHL Waiver Wire: Crunch Time
Dan Waldner's best bet to light the lamp this week is Columbus' Boone Jenner, who faces a great schedule down the stretch.
March 25, 2016
NHL Barometer: The Dub's on a Roll
Jan Levine looks at who's hot and who's not in the NHL this week, including goaltender Devan Dubnyk, who has been a big late-season key for the Wild.
March 13, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Sunday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin looks for security among the pricier options from Sunday's short three-game slate, and finds it in Henrik Lundqvist at home against the Penguins
March 6, 2016
Schedule Analysis: March 7-13
With one of the best schedules among teams with four games this week, Brian Rutherford explains why Coyotes players should be targeted this week.
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