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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Nikita Nikitin's name.
October 18, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Oil Shortage In Edmonton
The Edmonton Oilers are off to their worst start in franchise history. What has gone wrong for such an offensively talented team?
October 1, 2014
From the Press Box: Shuffling Deck Chairs
While the Sharks removed the Captain's 'C' from Joe Thornton and the Assistant Captain's 'A' from Patrick Marleau, what did they do in terms of personnel to recover from last year's playoff collapse?
September 29, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Potential Breakouts
Can Charlie Coyle and company take the next step in Minnesota? RotoWire's Evan Berofsky thinks that the potential is there for he and his Wild teammate Nino Niederreiter.
September 17, 2014
2014-2015 Oilers Preview: The Young and the Defenseless
Taylor Hall once again checks in as the most appealing fantasy option for the youthful Oilers, but don't expect him to lead the club back to the playoffs in the rough-and-tumble Western Conference.
September 7, 2014
Prospects Analysis: Top 3 Organizational Prospects - Pacific Division
John Gibson is the best goalie prospect in hockey, according to RotoWire's Jon Litterine, who breaks down the prospect outlook for each team in the Pacific Division.
July 20, 2014
From the Press Box: Free Agency - Part I
Paul Bruno breaks down the offseason moves of each franchise this summer, and talks about their ongoing salary cap situations. Jason Spezza was one of the big movers, joining the Dallas Stars.
April 11, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: Shanahan To The Rescue!
Brendan Shanahan's set to take over as president and savior-in-chief of a Maple Leafs organization in disarray.
April 8, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Back On Ice In Dallas
Columbus and Dallas resume the March 10 contest against Columbus in the wake of the Rich Peverly injury
Tuesday Daily Puck: Mr. Universe Is Back
April 5, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Beasts Of The East
The Bruins look primed to roll the Eastern Conference on their way to the Stanley Cup. Can someone stop them?
April 4, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: Best Offense Is No Defense
Alex Ovechkin is on pace to lead the league in goals while finishing dead last in plus-minus -- an NHL first, if he finishes that way.
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 9, 2014
Monday Daily Puck: Timonen playing like it's 1999
Philadelphia's 38-year-old blueliner is showing that he's still got something left in the tank.
March 7, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Quack Attack
The Ducks got faster by cutting Dustin Penner. But will it be enough?
March 2, 2014
Blue Line Buzz: Let the Dealing Begin
Christian Ehrhoff, seen here in better days with Vancouver, could be looking at another welcomed change of scenery before the trade deadline.
February 9, 2014
Blue Line Buzz: Olympic Blue Lines
Ryan Suter figures to log a ton of ice time for Team USA, much as he does for the Wild during the regular season.
November 29, 2013
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
NHL Schedule Analysis: Hawks' Road Show
Corey Crawford will be awfully busy over the next two weeks, as the Blackhawks will play eight games over that span, including four on the road this week.
October 29, 2013
Blue Line Buzz: Letang's Return
How does Kris Letang's return affect those filling in for him on the power play? Dan Pennucci discusses that, a promising new Devils defenseman, a Budding Bud and a Snuffed Flame this week.
June 30, 2013
Darryl's Dispatch: Top 60 Draft Prospects
Darryl Houston Smith lists his top 60 draft prospects in this year's class. See who he compares to Chris Pronger (pictured).
April 23, 2013
Blue Line Buzz: Year in Review, Part I
Mike Green enjoyed a bit of a renaissance over the second of the season, helping key the Caps' stretch run.
April 14, 2013
Blue Line Buzz: This Year's Underachievers
Dmitry Kulikov goes under Dan Pennucci's microscope among those underachieving defensemen this year.
February 5, 2013
Blue Line Buzz: Gilbert Thriving in Minnesota
Tom Gilbert has played well to start the season with the Wild.
January 28, 2013
Blue Line Buzz: Desert Dogs
Dan Pennucci talks about the early returns from this season, including what Keith Yandle and company are doing for the Yotes.
January 25, 2013
Neutral Zone Wrap: It's Never Sunny In Philadelphia
Evan Berofsky reacts to the first block of games in this compressed NHL schedule.
November 11, 2012
The RotoWire NHL 200: Malkin on Top
Evgeni Malkin tops Ray Flowers overall rankings.
September 14, 2012
2012 Blue Jackets Preview: Blue Jackets Facing Low Expectations
August 24, 2012
Draft Kit - Sleepers: Last Year's Bum, This Year's Hero
Matt Duchene was suggested by multiple writers on the RotoWire staff as a sleeper heading into the 2012-13 season.
April 11, 2012
Blue Line Buzz: Storylines, Predictions, Breakout Candidates
Will Michael Del Zotto continue to shine in the playoffs?
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