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Fantasy Articles Featuring Nicklas Backstrom

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

DraftKings NHL: Friday Picks

Neil Parker takes a look at Friday's slate, zeroing in on Sharks stud defenseman Brent Burns on the road in New Jersey.

FanDuel NHL: Friday Value Plays

In Friday’s NHL schedule, Rob Geriak picks Shark’s right wing Kevin Labanc, who has points in three straight games, against the Devils, who have allowed close to 30 shots per game.

FantasyDraft NHL: Tuesday Values

Chris Morgan suggests rolling with the Sabres' Rasmus Ristolainen on Tuesday in Vegas.

DraftKings NHL: Tuesday Picks

Neil Parker recommends plugging a couple of Hurricanes into your lineup Tuesday, including defenseman Justin Faulk against the struggling Oilers.

NHL Barometer: Risers and Fallers

Jan Levine gets into his risers and fallers as October rolls along, looking at the struggles of Sharks captain Joe Pavelski.

DraftKings NHL: Monday-Tuesday Picks

Jason Chen checks out the slate covering Monday's, and most of Tuesday's, games and expects fireworks in DC with William Nylander and the Maple Leafs in town.

FantasyDraft NHL: Friday Values

Chris Morgan reveals his favorite plays on Friday's slate, including a surging Nicklas Backstrom on the road against a beatable Devils defense.

Top Power-Play Producers

Jordan Buckley explores some of the most interesting power-play producers heading into 2017-18, including Flyers veteran Claude Giroux -- who could find life challenging without Brayden Schenn this year.

DraftKings NHL: Wednesday Picks

Neil Parker is locking in a trio of Ducks at home against the Islanders on Wednesday.

NHL Barometer: Don't Write Off Ovi

Jan Levine looks at who's hot and who's not in the first week of the new hockey season, and, safe to say, the demise of Alexander Ovechkin has been greatly exaggerated.

FanDuel NHL: Wednesday Value Plays

With two Game 7 matchups on Wednesday night's slate, there's a lot on the line, and Neil Parker has FanDuel recommendations for you, including the Oilers' impressive Leon Draisaitl.

DraftKings NHL: Tuesday-Wednesday Picks

Neil Parker surveys the three-game slate split between Tuesday and Wednesday and doesn't think the Ducks will be able to keep Connor McDavid in check for Game Seven.

FanDuel NHL: Saturday Value Plays

Neil Parker breaks down Saturday's playoff games for FanDuel as Nicklas Backstrom looks to help the Capitals even the series against the Penguins.

FanDuel NHL: Thursday Value Plays

Neil Parker's Thursday selections for FanDuel NHL action in Round 2 of the postseason include Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby against a familiar nemesis in the Capitals.

DraftKings NHL: Thursday Picks

Jason Chen's Thursday selections for NHL postseason action on DraftKings include Senators pivot Derick Brassard, who's matching up against his old Rangers mates.

FanDuel NHL: Sunday Value Plays

David Pastrnak has been the best source of offense for the Bruins, and Jason Chen is expecting it to continue in Game 6 against the Senators on Sunday.

DraftKings NHL: Sunday Picks

Niklas Backstrom has been the most reliable scorer among Sunday's player pool, and fading him could be very detrimental, according to Neil Parker.

DraftKings NHL: Friday Value Plays

Neil Parker's Friday DraftKings NHL postseason values include high-flying young Leaf William Nylander, who's heading into a crucial Game 5 against Washington.

FanDuel NHL: Friday Picks

Chris Morgan's Friday FanDuel selections include Bruins power-play weapon Ryan Spooner.

FanDuel NHL: Wednesday Value Plays

Neil Parker's Wednesday selections for NHL postseason action on FanDuel include Nicklas Backstrom of the Caps, who are in desperate need of a Game 4 win.

FanDuel NHL: Monday Picks

Neil Parker's Monday selections for another exciting evening of postseason hockey on FanDuel include young Ducks blueliner Shea Theodore, who's found his way into a premier role in these playoffs.

FanDuel NHL: Saturday Value Plays

Niklas Backstrom was held off the scoresheet in Game 1, but Neil Parker explains why that's unlikely to happen again in Game 2 against the Maple Leafs on Saturday.

The Man Advantage: Playoff Power Players

Chris Morgan examines each of the 16 playoff teams and their power-play performance from the regular season, with an added focus on power-play sleeper picks for the postseason.

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Postseason Preview

Jan Levine previews the Stanley Cup playoffs, picking each round, as Alex Ovechkin looks to put the Capitals on his back en route to a title.

Sunday Daily Puck: Selection Sunday

Jason Chen breaks down the final day of NHL action.

FantasyDraft NHL: Wednesday Picks

It's a small two-game slate Wednesday, but Neil Parker has several players worthy of fantasy selection nonetheless -- including the Rangers' Chris Kreider.

FanDuel NHL: Tuesday Value Plays

Chris Morgan discusses his best FanDuel picks on a busy Tuesday, including a top goalie looking to take advantage of a favorable matchup.

DraftKings NHL: Tuesday Picks

Neil Parker sifts through Tuesday's deep 13-game slate and thinks P.K. Subban should provide good value at home against the Islanders.

DraftKings NHL: Sunday Picks

Neil Parker breaks down his picks for Sunday, headlined by a trio of Sharks on the road in British Columbia.

Friday Daily Puck: Clearing the Final Hertl

Sasha Yodashkin previews a seven-game Friday slate brimming with possibilities, and explains why Tomas Hertl's value could extend beyond this one night.