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Fantasy Articles Featuring Nicklas Backstrom

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

Thursday Daily Puck: Sens Get A Slice Of Za

Jason Spezza returns to Ottawa for the first time, plus two hot players overshadowed by superstars on their team, and Marc-Andre Fleury sends up red flags.

Beat the Cap: Leaks and Game Schedules

Brayden Schenn's price is down, but his set-up remains great.

FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week

The well-traveled Mark Arcobello, now with the Penguins, looks like he could have some sneaky value this week with Sidney Crosby (lower body) and Evgeni Malkin (lower body) nursing injuries.

Frozen Fantasy: Trade Targets

The Avs' Nathan MacKinnon has failed to meet expectations thus far in his sophomore season, but that's precisely why the enterprising fantasy owner should look to acquire him in the second half.

FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week

RotoWire's Michael Clifford dives into Tuesday's eight-game slate, assessing which players make for quality roster filler in FanDuel competitions.

NHL Barometer: Risers and Fallers

Torey Krug is among this week's risers for Jan Levine in his Barometer. See who else makes the list.

Saturday Daily Puck: Perron A Perfect Fit For Penguins

David Perron's fantasy value skyrockets after a trade to Pittsburgh, while Colin Wilson is getting it done in Nashville.

Friday Daily Puck: Capital Victory

What did we learn from the Caps' narrow victory at Nationals Park? And the Canucks' late-game collapse?

NHL Schedule Analysis: Predatory Pairs of Games

The Predators have a favorable pair of back-to-back games this week.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Armia of One

With Marcus Foligno down for the count with a hand injury, the Sabres have promoted top prospect Joel Armia.

NHL Schedule Analysis: Hab Nots

It's Christmas Break week, and the NHL is playing with a compressed schedule. It's more compressed in Montreal, where they have just one game this week.

Beat the Cap: Save in the Middle, Win on the Wings

RotoWire's Neil Parker goes bargain bin shopping at the center position to free up cash for shallower positions.

FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week

Evgeni Malkin is now leading the Pittsburgh attack with Sidney Crosby out with the mumps. Michael Clifford spotlights one of Malkin's new running mates, and why he's a good punt play in FanDuel tournaments.

NHL Schedule Analysis: Monthly Outlooks

Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon is getting on track along with his Avalanche teammates, who have 13 games in December.

Monday Daily Puck: Victor Once Again

Victor Hedman returned Saturday to an already well-stacked Tampa Bay Offense

NHL Barometer: Not So Defensive

Fantasy owners of Alex Ovechkin were worried when Barry Trotz was hired to coach the Caps, but their fears haven't been justified yet.

Beat the Cap: Chasing The Third Wheel

Finding the third forward on a highly successful pairing can be highly profitable in daily fantasy hockey, but as Emerson Etem's experience with Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry demonstrates, that success can be fleeting.

Saturday Daily Puck: Schennsational

Brayden Schenn is finally living up to his potential, while a trade between Dallas and San Jose has some noteworthy fantasy implications.

Beat the Cap: The Price is Wrong

Neil Parker discusses the pricing procedures for FanDuel and DraftKings, comparing the respective salaries of Vladimir Tarasenko and Jamie Benn as examples.

NHL Barometer: Missing the Carnival

Corey Perry missed out on the back-to-back games against the Kings this week due to a viral gland infection.

Saturday Daily Puck: Even Strength Extraordinaires

A look at the top even-strength and power-play point producers thus far, and what it means for your fantasy team.

FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week

The Canucks' Kevin Bieksa is firing off shots at a career-best rate this season. With two games this week against porous defenses, he makes for a solid discount option on the blue line.

Waiver Wire: Power Patric

His new home in Pittsburgh seems to suit Patric Hornqvist rather well - Dan Waldner and Mike Wilson explain why he's better than you think.

NHL Barometer: Hot Swede In the Hub

Carl Soderberg has been the Bruins' most productive center so far this season.

The Man Advantage: Getting More Opportunities

The Lightning's Anton Stralman is off to a great start and getting more power play time with Victor Hedman out.

Beat the Cap: Pinching Pennies on the Back End

Neil Parker used David Savard over the weekend to afford higher priced players elsewhere to good effect, and he lists eight other potential defenseman bargains in this week's article.

Frozen Fantasy: On the Cusp of Greatness

Kyle Okposo and the high-flying Islanders are ripe with fantasy potential. Jump aboard the bandwagon before there's no longer any room.

Saturday Daily Puck: Oil Shortage In Edmonton

The Edmonton Oilers are off to their worst start in franchise history. What has gone wrong for such an offensively talented team?

The Waiver Wire: Game On!

As the regular season finally gets under way, who are the hidden gems waiting to be discovered? Dan Waldner and Mike Wilson analyze their top picks of the week.

2014-2015 Capitals Preview: New Leader Trotz Out To D.C.

The defensively-averse Alex Ovechkin may be tasked with delivering stronger two-way play under new coach Barry Trotz, but he still figures to get his points one way or another.