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Fantasy Articles Featuring Nicklas Backstrom

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

DraftKings NHL: Next Week's Values

Neil Parker provides his value plays for next week's NHL action, including rising Rangers forward Kevin Hayes.

DraftKings NHL: Upcoming Value Plays

Neil Parker identifies values for the upcoming week in DraftKings NHL action, including the Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom, who still has a mid-tier price despite elite fantasy production of late.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks

Neil Parker breaks down the short Wednesday schedule, but there is at least one significant value in Washington's Nicklas Backstrom.

FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week

Due to his current performance and price, Michael Clifford says you'd be foolish not to use Leon Draisaitl in this week's FanDuel Value Plays.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks

Benjamin Zweiman is going back to the well Friday on Pittsburgh center Sidney Crosby, who price is too low to pass up in cash games.

FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week

In this week's FanDuel Value Plays, Michael Clifford sneaks in a Lightning forward who is set to take advantage of Ondrej Palat's injury.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Picks

Andrew Fiorentino breaks down the Thursday Yahoo schedule, which includes a matchup in Calgary for Philly's Claude Giroux that should prove fruitful.

Frozen Fantasy: Stupid, Strange and Silly

Janet Eagleson pokes at a few of the crazier things that have caught her eye in the early going this season, including Marc-Andre Fleury's excellence for Pittsburgh.

NHL Barometer: Connor Bound

Relax, fantasy owners, Connor McDavid is doing just fine. Jan Levine looks at the Edmonton phenom and other movers in this week's Barometer.

Wednesday Daily Puck: Widespread Vanek

David Krejci and Thomas Vanek are having bounce back seasons, while Dougie Hamilton isn't paying off yet.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Picks

Sasha Yodashkin breaks down the Thursday Yahoo action where Minnesota's Ryan Suter has a great matchup with the hapless Blue Jackets.

From the Press Box: Shrunken Without Duncan

Paul Bruno surveys the landscape of the league in his latest column, including ruminations on the Blackhawks' blue line in the absence of Duncan Keith.

NHL Barometer: Stone Cold Krejci

Jan Levine opens his debut regular season Barometer by looking at a Bruin who is returning to former glory.

Wednesday Daily Puck: Backstrom And Better Than Ever

A healthy Nicklas Backstrom is looking good, while Jack Johnson is indicative of Columbus' woes.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Tuesday Picks

Andrew Fiorentino breaks down the Tuesday Yahoo slate where John Tavares and the Islanders have a sparkling opportunity against the defensively struggling Blue Jackets.

Thursday Daily Puck: Those Desert Dogs

Something special is happening in Arizona right now. It might not last, but no one expected even this much out of the desert dogs.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Tuukka Fall

The Bruins' slipshod blue line is making Tuukka Rask look bad early on in the year, and things don't project to get a lot better.

Saturday Daily Puck: Rookie Risk

It's a unique year in the number of exciting rookies available for fantasy, even outside of Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel. But how do you assess a rookie?

From the Press Box: With Stars Injured Early, Opportunity Knocks

RotoWire's Paul Bruno discusses the early-season opportunities created by injuries to star veterans, including Evgeny Kuznetsov's opportunity to play alongside Alex Ovechkin in the absence of Nicklas Backstrom.

Eight Sleepers To Target

The Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov is set to make a major impact with Nicklas Backstrom out to start the year, but he's still going too cheaply in drafts.

NHL Mock Draft: 12-Team Expert Draft

RotoWire's Eric Lewandowski guides you through a 12-team mock draft consisting of some of the site's foremost hockey minds. The Capitals' Alex Ovechkin was chosen first overall.

From the Press Box: Metropolitan Division Booms & Busts

RotoWire's Paul Bruno checks in on the Metropolitan Division and breaks down his top improving players and those on the decline.

From the Press Box: Metropolitan Division Preview

Paul Bruno previews the Metropolitan Division where the Penguins made a big splash to improve their offense, which is still led by stars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin.

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Top 9 Metropolitan

Chris Kunitz was a big disappointment last season. Will he get a second chance to ride shotgun with Sidney Crosby this year? Peter Maingot breaks down the top three lines for each team in the Metro.

NHL Offseason: Player Movement and Impact

With a flurry of transactions coming across the NHL wire in the last month, Brian Weidy dissects many of the moves and their fantasy relevance.

From the Press Box: Early Offseason Review

RotoWire's Paul Bruno reviews some of the trades and free-agent moves from the offseason, including Phil Kessel, who will now play with Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin in Pittsburgh.

Prospects Analysis: Metropolitan Division

Jon Litterine breaks down how this year's crop of prospects fared in the NHL, including Carolina's Victor Rask, starting with the Metropolitan Division.

Thursday Daily Puck: Lightning Strikes Price

Tampa Bay's Tyler Johnson has been outstanding throughout the playoffs, but he again proved his worth on Wednesday night when he beat Carey Price with just 1.1 seconds left in the game.

Wednesday Daily Puck: And Then There Was One

With one first round series left, some news and notes on the remaining teams.

Friday Daily Puck: The Habs and Hab Nots

The Jets are out. Are the Senators and Penguins next?