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Fantasy Articles Featuring Nicklas Backstrom

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

Top 100 Fantasy NHL Players For 2016-17

Superstar Patrick Kane, coming off a 106-point campaign, tops RotoWire's initial list of the top 100 fantasy hockey players heading into the new season.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Tuesday-Wednesday Picks

Neil Parker checks out the two-game contest for Tuesday and Wednesday, and likes the price tag on Alexander Steen given his new line assignment.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks

Jason Chen breaks down Friday's playoff games as Jason Spezza looks to lead the Stars in Game 5 against the Blues.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks

Neil Parker looks for value Wednesday as the NHL playoffs begin, and finds it in the recently promoted and re-energized Jonathan Drouin

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.

Thursday Daily Puck: He's Baaaack

The key to finding late season success from players may be trying to find the ones who are still motivated by something beyond pride

The Kids' Table: Prospecting the Calder Cup Playoffs

Ben Zweiman lines up some close-to-the-majors prospects to watch during AHL postseason play, including a raft of future Maple Leafs like Nikita Soshnikov.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Brouwery Tour

The Blues' Troy Brouwer has been red-hot lately, but is still available in a number of leagues for the season's last couple games.

Saturday Daily Puck: Milestones to Go Before I Sleep

Alex Ovechkin and Patrick Kane hit a couple impressive milestones in Friday's action.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks

Jason Chen has plenty of good goaltender options Friday, but he likes Anaheim's John Gibson, who has the best chance of winning.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks

Nicklas Backstrom has been one of the best centers in the league this season, and he is considerably underpriced for Friday's three-game slate on Yahoo.

The Man Advantage: Injury Replacements Down the Stretch

Mark McLarney looks at players on the waiver wire who can help on the power play down the stretch, including Washington's Matt Niskanen, who has taken advantage of increased ice time with injuries to teammates.

From the Press Box: How To Be The King

Paul Bruno describes his team-building thought process after locking up first place in RotoWire's THL fantasy league, with Capitals goalie Braden Holtby's huge season a major factor.

Frozen Fantasy: The Cup Goes to ...

Janet Eagleson looks ahead to possible playoff matchups and dreams of a Alex Ovechkin-Sidney Crosby scrape that would be epic.

Friday Daily Puck: Capital Showdown

Will the addition of Eric Staal help the Rangers against the Capitals?

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks

Jason Chen picks the Friday Yahoo NHL slate, including Edmonton's Connor McDavid, who has a great matchup against Columbus.

Thursday Daily Puck: Seabrook Run

Now is the time for big-game players to start playing big. Dustin Nelson looks at a few players stepping up.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks

Neil Parker suggests you avoid eating up too much of your cap with a superstar skater given the limited options Wednesday, and instead target players like Nicklas Backstrom

FantasyAces NHL: Tuesday Picks

Paul Bruno's picks for Tuesday's FantasyAces NHL action include impressive young Wild forward Charlie Coyle, who's been finding a lot of twine lately.

Thursday Daily Puck: San Jose's Feeding Frenzy

Dustin Nelson looks over how impressive the San Jose Sharks have been on an individual level and why Jarome Iginla is a great play right now.

FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week

In this week's FanDuel Value Plays, Michael Clifford sheds some light on a lesser-known center in Philly and a rising D-man in Minny.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Picks

Oliver Ekman-Larsson has three goals and seven assists in his last six games, and RotoWire's Sasha Yodashin explains why fantasy players shouldn't shy away from him despite a seemingly tough opponent.

From the Press Box: Overachievers and Albatrosses

With the All-Star break upon us, Paul Bruno identifies a number of underrated first-half studs (like Chicago's Brent Seabrook) as well as a few whose outsized contracts are creating salary-cap issues.

Monday Daily Puck: Marching to his own Drummer

Brad Marchant has goals in four straight for Boston.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks

Jason Chen likes the Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist, who has won three of his last four games, for Friday's Yahoo game.

Friday Daily Puck: Paying the Price

The Habs announced star goalie Carey Price is not close to returning.

NHL Barometer: Windy City Winner

Jan Levine's look around the league includes Chicago's Artemi Panarin, who is one of the top newcomers in the NHL this season.

NHL Barometer: Mumbo Jumbo

He may be slightly old and slow but Joe Thornton's run of fantasy success continues. Jan Levine talks about the big Shark and others in the latest Barometer.

Ice and Fire: Hockey-Tonk

Dan Pennucci likes the change of scenery for Ryan Johansen in Nashville and is impressed with the surprisingly strong work Louis Domingue has been doing in Arizona with Mike Smith injured.