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January 18, 2017
NHL Barometer: Backstrom's Back!
The start was sluggish but the Caps' #1 center has been flying of late. Read to see who else Jan Levine highlights in this week's Barometer.
December 18, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Sunday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin finds a couple of soft matchups on Sunday's short evening slate, and thinks Erik Karlsson will be able to justify his salary against the reeling Islanders.
November 27, 2016
Sasha Yodashkin finds options to be limited on Sunday's two-game evening slate but still expects plenty of scoring in Philadelphia, where Mark Giordano leads the Flames into a matchup of weak defensive squads.
November 25, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks
Chris Morgan offers up his picks -- including Rangers winger Rick Nash -- and players to avoid on an 11-game Black Friday slate of NHL action in Yahoo Daily Fantasy.
November 20, 2016
Sasha Yodashkin recommends you stock up on Rangers but avoid Chris Kreider on Sunday, as his salary remains inflated despite his recent injuries.
October 21, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Haute Couturier
A look ahead at a busy Saturday with some exciting matchups. Some young, up-and-coming players like Auston Matthews and Zach Werenski have particularly good opportunities for big fantasy days.
October 18, 2016
Wednesday Daily Puck: Infinite Jets
The Jets and the Maple Leafs could be primed for a goalfest, and Erik Johnson could be worth a pickup.
October 17, 2016
Monday Daily Puck: An Avalanche of Goals
Colorado is set to become a team with a lot of fantasy weapons
October 10, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: Defensive Rankings
Jason Chen breaks down his defensive rankings a few days ahead of the puck dropping on the 2016-17 season as a healthy Duncan Keith should provide big rewards for the Blackhawks.
October 5, 2016
Prospects Analysis: Preseason Top Prospects: 1-50
Jon Litterine ranks the top 50 prospects in the game, including Toronto's Auston Matthews, whose ceiling vaults him into the top spot.
April 19, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker looks over Tuesday's three-game slate and likes the price point on Derick Brassard, who's been lights out at Madison Square Garden this season
April 16, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Saturday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin looks over Saturday's four-game playoff slate and recommends paying up for the red-hot Jamie Benn as the Stars look to steamroll the Wild
April 12, 2016
Wednesday Daily Puck: The Road to the Cup Begins
As the playoffs begin, a look at who's hot, who's not, and a potential sleeper pickup.
April 9, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: All Things Must End
It's the penultimate day of the season, with all 30 teams on the slate. Take it in, the playoffs are just around the corner.
April 7, 2016
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
March 18, 2016
NHL Barometer: A Shark with No Bite
Jan Levine looks at who's up and who's down in the NHL this week, including long-time Shark Patrick Marleau who is scuffling mightily.
February 25, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin picks the Thursday NHL slate, including Vancouver's Henrik Sedin, who is a great value against the Senators at less than 20 bucks.
February 18, 2016
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.
February 10, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks
With just three games on the schedule, Neil Parker explains why it's important to pay up for Sidney Crosby and look for savings elsewhere.
February 8, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin picks for the Monday Yahoo NHL slate include Victor Hedman, who is hot and faces a terrible defense in Ottawa.
February 2, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: Looking Backward, Looking Forward
Jason Chen reviews how every team in the NHL did in last year's second half as part of his search for value in this year's post-All-Star play.
January 16, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Hagelin With Pittsburgh
The Penguins and Ducks swapped struggling wingers and Patrick Kane scored his first hat trick. (Really. His first.)
January 14, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: He Who Gaffs Last
The Anaheim Ducks are starting to recover from a terrible start to the season, as is Jakub Voracek.
December 27, 2015
Monday Daily Puck : Tampa Bay Getting Healthy
Lightning forwards Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat close to returning
December 22, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Russell Up Some Points
Since returning from his hand injury, Kris Russell's been a big part of the Flames' blue-line mix and could start paying dividends in fantasy circles.
December 20, 2015
Monday Daily Puck : Steen The Machine
St. Louis forward continues to slide under radar.
Sunday Daily Puck: Holiday Hockey
Joe Mahoney talks about the best hockey played during the holidays, and recommends picking up Brad Marchand.
December 18, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: Ugly Ducks Still Sitting Pretty
Despite sitting in last place, Anaheim is just five points out of a playoff spot. Just how bad is the Pacific Division?
December 17, 2015
Thursday Daily Puck: Penned In The Margins
Stay the course with Pittsburgh and beware Stammergeddon
December 14, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: A New Daley?
The Penguins will be looking for new coach Mike Sullivan to turn things around, and newly imported defenseman Trevor Daley could see a resurgence accordingly.
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