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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Kevin Connauton's name.
March 14, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: Fresh Ink
Jason Chen covers a pair of new signings on defense, including the Blues re-upping Carl Gunnarsson and the Canucks bringing on hulking young Russian blueliner Nikita Tryamkin.
February 27, 2016
Frozen Fantasy: Blackhawks Go All In
Janet Eagleson praises Chicago GM Stan Bowman for his fantasy-like trades that brought Andrew Ladd, among others, to the Blackhawks.
February 24, 2016
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.
February 23, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: Don't Mind Doughty's Doubters
In his latest look around the league's defensemen, Jason Chen speaks up supportively in response to recently growing criticism of the Kings' Drew Doughty.
January 7, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Jonesin' For A Move
It was a busy day in the NHL, so we break down what moves with Seth Jones, Ryan Johansen, Mike Richards, Vincent Lecavalier and Luke Schenn mean.
November 24, 2015
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week
A couple Scandinavians are featured in this week's FanDuel Value Plays, including a young Finnish Detroit sharpshooter playing alongside a crafty legend.
November 14, 2015
The Man Advantage: Next Man Up
Mark McLarney looks at who's excelling on the power play, including Edmonton's Oscar Klefbom, who is making the most of his increased time on the man advantage.
November 9, 2015
Blue Line Buzz: OEL's Goals MIA
Jason Chen takes his weekly look at the NHL's defensive picture, with slumping stud Oliver Ekman-Larsson among those catching his attention.
September 17, 2015
From the Press Box: Metropolitan Division Booms & Busts
RotoWire's Paul Bruno checks in on the Metropolitan Division and breaks down his top improving players and those on the decline.
March 9, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Have A Hamhuis Sandwich
March 6, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: #Hamburglar
Sens' Andrew Hammonds remains hot Friday, while second-line center Brandon Dubinsky is lighting up the lamp for Columbus.
March 5, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: The Schlemko Shamer
With Mark Giordano out, newly acquired defenseman David Schlemko stepped up big time.
March 2, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Don't Be Shy About Scheifele
Former top-10 draft pick Mark Scheifele has been coming on for the Jets lately, and he's Tuesday's recommended pickup.
February 28, 2015
Sunday Daily Puck: So Long, Antoine
Antoine Vermette was dealt to the Blackhawks on Saturday. Is this an indication that Arizona is finally ready to rebuild?
Saturday Daily Puck: Timonen's Last Hurrah
Kimmo Timonen gets a shot at the Stanley Cup with a trade to the Chicago Blackhawks, while Kyle Turris is helping the Ottawa Senators inch towards a playoff spot.
February 26, 2015
Thursday Daily Puck: Trade Deadline Dry Run
The NHL had a dry run at the trade deadline on Wednesday, with four trades taking place in less than 24 hours.
February 9, 2015
Blue Line Buzz: The Next Lidstrom
Jason Chen checks in around the league, including one player he's deemed the next Nicklas Lidstrom.
January 29, 2015
Thursday Daily Puck: Sens Get A Slice Of Za
Jason Spezza returns to Ottawa for the first time, plus two hot players overshadowed by superstars on their team, and Marc-Andre Fleury sends up red flags.
January 7, 2015
Neutral Zone Wrap: Oilstruck
Evan Berofsky crows about the WJC, plus piles on a few well-earned digs at the Sabres, Oilers and Olli Jokinen as he starts his second tour around the NHL.
January 4, 2015
Frozen Fantasy: Is the NHL Changing?
Sidney Crosby has a new linemate, and the move from one of the league's worst teams to one of its best should make him a popular addition to fantasy squads, writes Janet Eagleson.
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.
The Man Advantage: More Early Season PP Surprises
Jack Johnson made headlines earlier in the season for off-ice reasons, but he and the Blue Jackets have been fantastic on the power play this season.
January 3, 2015
The Waiver Wire: Greener Pastures
After his trade on Friday, David Perron's value has skyrocketed in most fantasy formats. Fantasy GMs who pounced on the news will find themselves glad they did.
December 14, 2014
Frozen Fantasy: Beyond the Wire
RotoWire's Janet Eagleson delves into waiver wire strategy and explains why Senators forward Mika Zibanejad is poised to bloom under new coach Dave Cameron.
December 12, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: Will The Real Good Teams Please Stand Up?
As the season approaches the halfway mark, keep an eye on the standings and which teams are quickly falling out of the race.
November 26, 2014
Blue Line Buzz: Younger and Faster In Dallas
The Stars recent trades have demonstrated their commitment to young, fast players like John Klingberg, who had a big week last week.
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.
December 17, 2013
Tuesday Daily Puck: Candy Kane
Patrick Kane is hotter than hot. Hotter than hotter than hot. We're gonna have to give him his own category soon.
October 25, 2013
NHL Barometer: Top of the Rock
Lost in the Devils' nightmare start has been the return to form by defenseman Marek Zidlicky, who is the top D-man at the Rock.
March 27, 2013
Darryl's Dispatch: 2012-13 Top 300 NHL Prospects (Part II: The Defensemen)
Dougie Hamilton is already playing in the NHL, but under Darryl's criteria he still qualifies as a prospect and thus tops our list.
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