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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Mike Kostka's name.
March 6, 2017
Blue Line Buzz: Recapping the Deadline
Jason Chen recaps all the trade deadline deals involving defensemen, then dives into his studs and duds on the back end this week.
April 2, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Milestones to Go Before I Sleep
Alex Ovechkin and Patrick Kane hit a couple impressive milestones in Friday's action.
March 3, 2015
Blue Line Buzz: Who Got Better in the Back?
Jason Chen breaks down the defensive changes throughout the league after the trade deadline, while highlighting P.K. Subban's strong play of late.
November 16, 2014
Blue Line Buzz: Off To A Great Start
RotoWire's Jason Chen takes over our Blue Line Buzz feature and highlights the start of Florida's Aaron Ekblad.
October 31, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Starry-eyed Wild
The Stars and Wild get ready for a key divisional matchup Saturday night. How will it all shake down?
September 25, 2014
From the Press Box: Metropolitan Division Offseason Review
Dan Boyle has a new home in New York, the Flyers lost out on Scott Hartnell due to cap concerns, and the Capitals hired Barry Trotz and are embracing a new defensive approach. Paul Bruno breaks down each team's moves from the Metropolitan Division.
April 10, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Back In Black
Kris Letang is back for the Pens, Horton scores without playing, and the case is made for Erik Haula.
April 8, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Mr. Universe Is Back
April 5, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Captain Serious-ly Missing
The Blackhawks shut down Jonathan Toews for the rest of the regular season. What does this mean for the defending champs?
April 3, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Harding Practices Again
Josh Harding returns to the lineup, Corey Perry is made of magic, and both the Coyotes and the Maple Leafs need to get it together.
March 25, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Beware of Shiny Objects
Patrik Berglund may have evolved into a good all-around player, but he still falls short of our fantasy needs in most formats.
March 16, 2014
Blue Line Buzz: Barrie Finding His Way
Tyson Barrie took a long time to get settled with the Avalanche, but he's been a strong producer lately for them.
December 7, 2013
Sunday Daily Puck: Turning the Corner
David Desharnais, Max Pacioretty and Eric Staal have all found their mid-season form
December 6, 2013
Friday Daily Puck: Seguin's Slump Dims Stars
Tyler Seguin's recent slump and injury struggles have cooled the Stars off, while Henrik Lundqvist's new contract may energize the Rangers.
December 4, 2013
Thursday Daily Puck: King's Ransom
Is Henrik Lundqvist's new contract an albatross for all involved or is GM Glen Sather suffering from Stockholm Syndrome?
December 2, 2013
Tuesday Daily Puck: You Must Be Jokinen
November 29, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: Righting The Ship
The Canucks and Sabres have combined for more than 140 years with no Cup wins. How much longer is the punishment?
Friday Daily Puck: Return Of Mr. Universe
Ilya Bryzgalov opened eyes in Edmonton and around the league with a Thanksgiving shutout in his first start with the Oilers.
November 26, 2013
Johnson For Shattenkirk, Stewart Revisited: Wednesday Daily Puck
The Avs made one of the league's most one-sided trades in 2011 when they dealt Kevin Shattenkirk and Chris Stewart for Erik Johnson
November 24, 2013
Monday Daily Puck: OSHIE Regulating NHL Defenses
Carolina is paying Jordan Staal a lot of money, but so far the results haven't been there. Can he turn things around?
November 22, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: West is Best
The Eastern Conference has been awful so far - will it last?
November 20, 2013
Thursday Daily Puck: Marquee Clarke & the Funky Bunch
MacArthur and Berra steal the spotlight from the Ovi and Sid show.
November 16, 2013
Sunday Daily Puck: Stars Are Born
The Stars brought Tyler Seguin to Dallas and paired him with Jamie Benn. The results so far: so good.
November 15, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: No More Funny Games
The first quarter is done and it's time to weed out the pretenders
November 13, 2013
Thursday Daily Puck: Malkin In The Middle
Malkin isn't really struggling; the Sabres and the Oilers are struggling.
November 9, 2013
Sunday Daily Puck: Hall of Fame Weekend
Scott Niedermayer, Chris Chelios and Brendan Shanahan headline this year's exceptional list of Hall of Fame inductees
November 5, 2013
Wednesday Daily Puck: Hossa and Hawks Host Jets
Marian Hossa and the Blackhawks host the Jets on Wednesday.
March 17, 2013
The Man Advantage: Midseason Power Play Observations
Mark McLarney describes the big changes going on in Southern California, including those with Drew Doughty.
February 22, 2013
Neutral Zone Wrap: Leaf Them Alone
The Maple Leafs are benefitting from the shortened season. Evan Berofsky breaks them and others down this week.
January 25, 2013
Frozen Fantasy: Run, Don't Walk
With the shortened season, quick moves to the waiver wire for emerging talent like Vladimir Tarasenko are crucial.
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