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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Ryan McDonagh's name.
January 21, 2015
Beat the Cap: An Offensive Start
Patrice Bergeron's excellence in the faceoff circle occasionally hurts his fantasy value because he doesn't start in the offensive zone as often as others such as Jonathan Tavares.
Blue Line Buzz: Positive Vibes for Pietrangelo
Alex Pietrangelo was one of Jason Chen's Performers of the Week in his column this week.
January 12, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Red-Hot Blueshirts Return Home
Henrik Lundqvist and the Rangers, winners of 13 of their last 14, return home from a West Coast trip to face the Islanders on Tuesday.
January 10, 2015
Frozen Fantasy: Rotten to the Core
Phil Kessel was caught in the crosshairs of Toronto's dismissal of coach Randy Carlyle earlier this week, but trying to turn him into an all-around player won't turn around the Leafs.
January 4, 2015
NHL Barometer: Strome Strong
Ryan Strome is on the way because of his move from wing to center. See who else reaches Jan Levine's risers and fallers lists.
December 28, 2014
NHL Barometer: Development Is Non-Linear
Seth Jones is just the latest example of why we say that defensemen develop slowly and in a non-linear fashion, according to RotoWire's Jan Levine.
December 15, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Things That Go Mump In The Night
Derick Brassard may be sidelined with a case of the mumps that's spreading around the league, but the Rangers are still thriving, writes RotoWire's Evan Berofsky.
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.
NHL Schedule Analysis: Monthly Outlooks
Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon is getting on track along with his Avalanche teammates, who have 13 games in December.
November 30, 2014
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.
November 28, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: Edmonton Oil Spill
The Oilers are winless in eight games. When does a train wreck stop being funny?
November 26, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Zeros for Zetterberg
A couple young players are getting hot, and a couple veterans are getting cold.
November 22, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Spezza Cashes In
What does Jason Sepzza's new deal mean for him and the Stars?
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.
November 21, 2014
NHL Barometer: Risers and Fallers
Get up, get down, Olli is a joke in yet another town. See who else makes Jan Levine's risers and fallers this week.
November 18, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Oh, Canada!
One Duck is hot, one Duck is not.
November 13, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Beleaf
Kessel isn't the only talent Maple Leaf that is providing value for fantasy owners despite the Leafs' struggles.
November 10, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Barkov Has No Bite
The 19-year-old Aleksander Barkov has been a bust this year on the Panthers' top line.
November 8, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Waiting On Geno
Being a successful NHL franchise and being a successful fantasy owner both require patience. In particular, judging how long to be patient with young players is a key in both games. Do you have the patience it takes to wait for a star to develop?
November 6, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Question Marc
Fleury gets a four-year extension and I play both sides of the argument on the Penguins-bump for forwards.
November 4, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Ice Cold Moulson
Scott Hartnell, and his team the Columbus Blue Jackets, are both struggling
November 3, 2014
NHL Schedule Analysis: Penguins Road Show
Pascal Dupuis and Blake Comeau have enjoyed riding shotgun with Evgeni Malkin. They have three attractive road games this week.
November 2, 2014
Monday Daily Puck: The Meek Shall Inherit The Win Column
Bottom Feeders get revenge Sunday night
NHL Barometer: Capital Investment
Marcus Johansson is riding on Alexander Ovechkin's line and riding high in the process.
November 1, 2014
Frozen Fantasy: Breaking Up is Hard
Brad Richards has long delivered for fantasy owners, but Janet Eagleson is no longer feeling the love. Sometimes, it's OK to pull the plug on a relationship gone sour.
September 8, 2014
2014-2015 Rangers Preview: New Captain, Same Cup Quest
After surprisingly leading the Rangers to the Stanley Cup Finals last season, what can netminder Henrik Lundqvist and his mates do for an encore?
July 23, 2014
From the Press Box: Free Agency - Part II
The Caps were very aggressive in pursuing defensemen this offseason, signing Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen from the Pens.
June 28, 2014
NHL Draft: First Round Review
The Florida Panthers selected Aaron Ekblad first overall in the draft on Friday night. Jon Litterine analyzes all of the top 30 picks from the draft in this article.
June 4, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Evan Berofsky's Stanley Cup Preview
RotoWire's Evan Berofsky predicts that the Rangers, led by Henrik Lundqvist's superior goaltending, will prevail in six games.
June 3, 2014
From the Press Box: Paul Bruno's Stanley Cup Preview
RotoWire's Paul Bruno predicts the Kings to win in six games, with Drew Doughty hoisting the Conn Smythe.
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