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Fantasy Articles Featuring Mikael Backlund

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Mikael Backlund's name.

Sunday Daily Puck: Record Setter

Mike Smith set a new Coyotes record with saves in a game. But can he turn their season around?

FanDuel NHL: Wednesday Values

Neil Parker provides his Wednesday FanDuel values, including pricy Sharks stud Brent Burns, who leads all NHL defensemen in goals and points.

DraftKings NHL: Wednesday Picks

The Isles' Brock Nelson has cooled off recently, but Chris Morgan likes him to get back on the scoresheet against the Penguins on Wednesday.

FanDuel NHL: Monday Values

Michael Clifford lays out his values for a two-game slate of NHL action on FanDuel, including St. Louis goalie Jake Allen.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks

Chris Morgan thinks a home start against the Stars, and a lack of other palatable options, make Jake Allen almost a lock for your rosters on Monday's short slate.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks

Chris Morgan breaks down some players to key on and avoid for a tricky two-game slate Wednesday.

DraftKings NHL: Wednesday Values

Chris Morgan identifies the Capitals' Matt Niskanen among his intriguingly low-priced DraftKings pick in a two-game Wednesday slate of NHL action.

DraftKings NHL: Monday Picks

Chris Morgan reviews Monday's short slate and sees no reason to get cute in net, recommending Carey Price in a good matchup at home against the Flyers.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks

Chris Morgan's Friday picks for Yahoo DFS hockey action include Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford, who's easily the best of a limited crew of choices.

Offseason Fantasy Fallout

Ex-Canadiens star P.K. Subban headlines this year's offseason moves, having stunningly been dealt to Nashville straight up for fellow blue-line stud Shea Weber.

Wednesday Daily Puck: Mr. Backlund

Jakob Silfverberg remains hot, while Nazem Kadri has gone cold.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks

Sahsa Yodashkin picks the Monday Yahoo NHL slate, including the Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist, who is a prime buy-low candidate playing at home.

Neutral Zone Wrap: Unsafe For Consumption

Evan Berofsky highlights several players who have been hot lately, but still should be avoided by fantasy owners looking for production down the stretch, like Toronto's Nazem Kadri.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Back, Back, Back, Backlund!

Mikael Backlund has been enjoying increased minutes and rolling for the Flames, making for a nice down-the-stretch fantasy pickup.

NHL Waiver Wire: Targeting Categories

Dan Waldner goes with the 'cheat sheet' approach for this week's waiver recommendations, just in time for the fantasy playoffs with players like Nashville center Mike Ribeiro.

NHL Barometer: Turris Trap

Don't look now but Kyle Turris is in a major slump. Read up to see how others are faring in this week's Barometer.

Frozen Fantasy: Problem Coaches

Janet Eagleson applauds Columbus coach John Tortorella for uttering three simple words when it comes to Brandon Saad's development.

Frozen Fantasy: Trade Deadline Casualties

Janet Eagleson advises fantasy owners to start preparing now for the trade deadline, which already claimed one victim in Dion Phaneuf, who was dealt Tuesday to Ottawa.

Neutral Zone Wrap: Cup-Bound Caps?

Evan Berofsky takes a look into the fortunes of five NHL franchises, including the East-leading Caps, who have a new top scorer this year in Evgeny Kuznetsov.

Frozen Fantasy: Calder McDavid?

Janet Eagleson discusses whether Connor McDavid's injury will keep him from the Calder trophy this year, but he's not the rookie she's lusting after.

Schedule Analysis: Slow Days in Boston

While Boston and Montreal have a short (two games) week, the other 28 NHL teams will play at least three times.

From the Press Box: Pacific Division Booms & Busts

Paul Bruno checks in on the Pacific Division and picks out his top players who will exceed expectations and those who will decline this season.

Shots on Goal: Early Look - Top 9 Pacific

Sean Monahan leads a group of talented young forwards in Calgary. Peter Maingot projects the top three lines for all Pacific Division teams.

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: Round 2 Review

RotoWire's Paul Bruno looks in on the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs and wonders if any team can stop the Blackhawks.

Thursday Daily Puck: Feel The Coburn

Round two gets underway Thursday night with two games getting us going following last night's Game 7 win by the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Friday Daily Puck: A Moment For Mrazek

Mrazek saves 44 to lead Detroit, Allen loses series opener. Now what?

Neutral Zone Wrap: Playoff Rankings and Picks

Evan Berofsky sizes up the Stanley Cup playoffs and finds a winner in St. Louis and David Backes, who leads his playoff-pool rankings.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Backlund's Back, Alright

Wednesday Daily Puck: Yandle Me With Care

A player who may be traded is hot, while a player who was traded is not