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Fantasy Articles Featuring Niklas Backstrom

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Niklas Backstrom's name.

NHL Barometer: Risers and Fallers

Frederik Andersen has the early edge of John Gibson between the pipes for the Ducks. Who else is rising and falling early in the season - check out Jan Levine's recommendations.

Schedule Analysis: Just Two For the King

Henrik Lundqvist and the Rangers have just two games this week. See who else is highlighted by RotoWire's Brian Rutherford in this week's article.

The Waiver Wire: Lightning in a Bottle

While it took him a few years to adapt to the speed and size of the NHL game, Victor Hedman has shown he's ready to leave his mark.

Sunday Daily Puck: Those Fancy Stats

The fighting over the use of advanced statistics in hockey seems to be calming, but what do fantasy players need to know?

Friday Daily Puck: Stars Shine, Sharks Abandoned on Long Island

The Stars showed the Pens why the West is still best, but the Isles showed there's a new player in town.

Friday Daily Puck: The Storm Brewing On Long Island

Who says no one cares about the Canes and Isles?

Darryl's Dispatch: Draft Day Strategy

Tuukka Rask tops Darryl Houston Smith's goalie chart, one that goes a whopping 80-deep.

Draft Kit: Maingot's Manifesto

Peter Maingot shares his top 10 draft tips, especially for those who play in a rotisserie style format. One such tip - target the backup goalies on elite teams, like Anaheim's John Gibson.

2014-2015 Wild Preview: Flush with Forwards

Surrounded by the most offensive talent he's ever enjoyed on the Wild power-play, defenseman Ryan Suter could have a shot at flirting with 50 points this season.

FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week

After David Backes fell victim to injury in Game 2, Patrik Berglund could be one of the week's better value plays, with top-line minutes headed his way.

Morning Skate: Bear Season

Both Dan Pennucci and Janet Eagleson have Zdeno Chara and Boston winning The Cup

NHL Barometer: An Unlikely Champ?

RotoWire's Jan Levine lays out his playoff scenarios in advance of his playoffs player rankings. Will Gabriel Landeskog be hoisting the Conn Smythe at the end of the Cup Finals?

Sunday Daily Puck: It's Curtains

As the regular season draws to a close on Sunday, there are still some questions left unanswered.

Thursday Daily Puck: Back In Black

Kris Letang is back for the Pens, Horton scores without playing, and the case is made for Erik Haula.

Monday Daily Puck: The Devils Made Me Do It

Saturday Daily Puck: Captain Serious-ly Missing

The Blackhawks shut down Jonathan Toews for the rest of the regular season. What does this mean for the defending champs?

Thursday Daily Puck: Harding Practices Again

Josh Harding returns to the lineup, Corey Perry is made of magic, and both the Coyotes and the Maple Leafs need to get it together.

Monday Daily Puck: Playoff Talk

NHL Barometer: Avalanche of Points

Matt Duchene set a career high this year with 70 points, as he has 14 points in his last 16 games.

Saturday Daily Puck: These Birds Don't Fly

Are the Pens really the second-best team in the East? I see a team full of question marks and holes.

Thursday Daily Puck: Yes We Canuck

Don't look now, but the terrible Canucks might not be as terrible as we think they are.

Wednesday Daily Puck: Penguin Down

The Penguins will be without Evgeni Malkin possibly for the rest of the regular season

Sunday Daily Puck: Not Finnished Yet

Another top prospect, Teuvo Teravainen, is expected to make his debut with Chicago on Sunday. How excited should fantasy owners be about the young Finn.

Saturday Daily Puck: Champions of The Hub

They don't really miss Tyler Seguin, eh? The Bruins are prepared for another long Cup run.

Thursday Daily Puck: Return of The Devil

Zach Parise returns to New Jersey while the playoff race heats up.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Broadway Blues

Martin St. Louis has just two points -- and no goals -- in seven games since joining the Rangers at the trade deadline.

Monday Daily Puck: Pittsburgh Receives Some Good News

Kris Letang and Beau Bennett are expected back at Monday practice

Frozen Fantasy: Has Stamkos Already Peaked?

Could Martin St. Louis' departure from Tampa Bay lead Steven Stamkos' value to take a hit? Janet Eagleson considers that possibility and more, in the latest installment of Frozen Fantasy.

Saturday Daily Puck: California Feeding Frenzy

The Sharks are surging and destroying everything in its path. Are they the best team in California?

Thursday Daily Puck: The Canadian Line Dance

We take a look at what top lines are firing on all cylinders and which ones are struggling. Plus, the Flames beat the Ducks 7-2, just like I predicted.