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February 6, 2017
Blue Line Buzz: Studs and Duds
Jason Chen gets into his studs and duds among rearguards this week, again showcasing Jacob Trouba -- who continues to be widely available in multiple leagues.
May 27, 2016
Stanley Cup Final Preview
RotoWire NHL editor Andrew Fiorentino offers a look at how the Sharks and Penguins match up as they prepare to clash in the Stanley Cup Final.
May 13, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday-Sunday Picks
Jason Chen looks at the conference finals, which start Friday, and finds Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin to be a good value, as he has dominated the Lightning in recent matchups.
April 12, 2016
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.
March 4, 2016
From the Press Box: Loading Up To Repeat
Andrew Ladd's not wearing that Jets sweater anymore because he was the premier piece in the Blackhawks' trade-deadline buildup, which RotoWire's Paul Bruno offers high marks.
March 2, 2016
The Kids' Table: Prospects Find New Homes At Deadline
Benjamin Zweiman recaps the pre-trade-deadline action from a prospecting perspective and sees some intrigue in Finnish forward Aleksi Saarela, acquired by the Hurricanes from the Rangers in the Eric Staal deal.
February 29, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: Deadline On The Blue Line
The Stars paid a high price for shot-blocking maven Kris Russell at the trade deadline, and RotoWire's Jason Chen rates the move as a boon for his fantasy value.
February 19, 2016
From the Press Box: Saying Their Goodbyes?
Paul Bruno covers a number of players whose contract situations and team contexts make them likely candidates to be moved at the trade deadline, including Jets captain Andrew Ladd.
January 11, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: Jonesing For More
Seth Jones has seen a sharp increase in ice time over his first couple games since being dealt to the Blue Jackets, but RotoWire's Jason Chen isn't so sure that's a good thing.
December 2, 2015
NHL Barometer: Good Job, Bob!
The Blue Jackets are improving and their leader between the pipes is the main reason why. Read what Jan Levine says about him in the latest NHL Barometer.
April 7, 2015
Wednesday Daily Puck: On Your Mark...
Two Marks are hot, and a Buffalo Sabre is worth a pickup. Really.
March 31, 2015
Wednesday Daily Puck: Flame On
One former Wing is having an excellent season, while another is ice cold.
March 30, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: The Hunt For The Hunt For The Cup
March 26, 2015
Thursday Daily Puck: Sensational Senators
The Senators are on a historic tear and it's not just Andrew Hammond who is making waves. There's a fleet of young players worth considering.
March 19, 2015
Thursday Daily Puck: The Tragedy Of Owning King Richards
Brad Richards provides a great example of how on-ice expectations can be very different from fantasy hockey expectations and there's something to be learned there.
March 15, 2015
Monday Daily Puck: Hudler Not Slowing Down
Not even the loss of Mark Giordano can cool the Flames
March 13, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: California Dreaming?
Joe Thornton voices his frustration in San Jose, while Ryan Spooner is steadily producing as the Bruins' new second-line center.
March 12, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: The Return of the Kings
The Kings are making things interesting in the Western Conference. With only a handful of playoff spots left, which teams have the best chance or going to the second dance?
March 10, 2015
Wednesday Daily Puck: May the Schwartz be with You
Doan is done, Abdelkader is worth a look, and the Islanders are a team to reckon with.
February 21, 2015
Morning Skate: Hockey Tonk
Cody Franson is no longer a member of the Maple Leafs. Janet and Dan discuss that trade as their launching point this week.
December 20, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: All Hail Gio
Mark Giordano is having a season for the ages in Calgary, while Kyle Turris is hitting his stride with Ottawa.
December 18, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: May The Schwartz Be With You
What should you do with Jacob Trouba and Jaden Schwartz slated to miss extended time? We've got answers.
December 15, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Oil, But Not Slick
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has been one of very few bright spots for an Oilers team that just fired another head coach.
December 13, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Race To The Bottom
Which teams are leading the race for the first overall pick in 2015 for highly touted prospects Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel?
Saturday Daily Puck: Sidelined Sid: The Latest Case of the Mumps?
Penguins' forward Sidney Crosby is sidelined with a possible case of the mumps, while John Carlson is on pace for a career season in Washington.
December 9, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Avalanche of Sadness
Pick a struggling Avalanche player, any strugglign Avalanche player
December 8, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Playing the Trouba
December 4, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Funny Bryzness
Martin Brodeur and Ilya Bryzgalov are back, but are they really worth a look in your league? Plus, why do you still have Yakupov and Lecavalier on your team?!
December 1, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Gomez Returns To Jersey
After seven years away, Scott Gomez has returned to the Devils and could be in Tuesday's lineup.
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