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May 7, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Saturday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin offers his picks and pans for Saturday night, and expects the Capitals to keep leaning heavily on John Carlson as they look to avoid elimination.
May 6, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks
Jason Chen breaks down Friday's playoff games as Jason Spezza looks to lead the Stars in Game 5 against the Blues.
May 5, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin looks at both games tonight featuring the remaining four Western Conference teams, and leans toward a handful of Predators set to deliver value at home in Game 4.
April 29, 2016
Jason Chen is jumping is all in on Jamie Benn, who was dominant in the first round and should be in the middle of things for the Stars in Round 2 against the Blues.
April 12, 2016
Stanley Cup Playoffs: Player Rankings
Jan Levine ranks the skaters and goalies in the Stanley Cup Playoffs for fantasy playoff leagues. Can you guess where Alex Ovechkin ranks?
Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview: Ducks are Team to Beat
Jan Levine previews the Stanley Cup Playoffs as the Anaheim Ducks aim to bring the cup back to Southern California for the second time in three years.
Blue Line Buzz: Postseason Edition
Jason Chen's final column of 2015-16 is a primer on blueliners worth selecting in your playoff pools, including Capitals stalwart John Carlson, who could produce a lot of points in what's ought to be a long run for his team.
March 27, 2016
The Waiver Wire: Category Winners for the Playoffs
Dan Waldner offers waiver-wire options, like Toronto's Nazem Kadri, at categories owners can target down the stretch to provide the winning edge.
March 12, 2016
The 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.
February 16, 2016
Wednesday Daily Puck: Big Schenn
Joe Thornton is still going strong, and Brayden Schenn is having a career year in goals.
February 14, 2016
The Waiver Wire: This Jet is Taking Off
Dan Waldner scours the waiver wire for some winners as the trade deadline looms, including Winnipeg's Nikolaj Ehlers, who is heating up.
February 4, 2016
FantasyAces NHL: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker shares his picks for FantasyAces NHL action on Thursday night, including turning back to an inconsistent Pekka Rinne against a Flyers team that's struggled to score on the road this year.
February 2, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: Looking Backward, Looking Forward
Jason Chen reviews how every team in the NHL did in last year's second half as part of his search for value in this year's post-All-Star play.
January 27, 2016
NHL Barometer: Low Flame
This week's Barometer looks at a young Flames forward who has slipped in recent weeks but has the opportunity to turn it back around.
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks
Andrei Vasilevskiy has won five consecutive starts and has an excellent matchup Wednesday against a Maple Leafs team that has dropped eight of its last nine, scoring 11 times in that span.
January 26, 2016
Neutral Zone Wrap: Rolling Avalanche
Evan Berofsky covers the latest storylines for five NHL teams, including Nathan MacKinnon and the Avs starting to go on a heater.
January 25, 2016
Ice and Fire: Apex Predator?
Dan Pennucci has been disappointed with the production of Nashville's Filip Forsberg, but recent positive signs have him optimistic for the future.
Blue Line Buzz: Don't Cling to Klingberg
Jason Chen has some fightin' words for the Stars' John Klingberg, predicting that the first-half breakout star will be outside the top-10 scoring blueliners in the season's second half.
January 24, 2016
Monday Daily Puck: Marching to his own Drummer
Brad Marchant has goals in four straight for Boston.
January 13, 2016
NHL Barometer: Mumbo Jumbo
He may be slightly old and slow but Joe Thornton's run of fantasy success continues. Jan Levine talks about the big Shark and others in the latest Barometer.
January 11, 2016
Ice and Fire: Hockey-Tonk
Dan Pennucci likes the change of scenery for Ryan Johansen in Nashville and is impressed with the surprisingly strong work Louis Domingue has been doing in Arizona with Mike Smith injured.
January 8, 2016
Matt Duchene has three goals and three assists in his past five games and he'll look to continue his hot streak against a solid Predators defense.
January 5, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: Leddy, Set, Go
Jason Chen rings in the new year with a discussion of prospect defensemen in the World Junior Championship and hits on Nick Leddy's success for the Isles in the absence of Johnny Boychuk.
November 21, 2015
Frozen Fantasy: Ovie's Best Yet to Come?
Janet Eagleson says the sky is the limit for Alexander Ovechkin, but can he really challenge Wayne Gretzky's records?
November 16, 2015
Blue Line Buzz: Ghost Bear Here
Jason Chen takes his weekly look at the NHL's defenders and is stoked for the arrival of Shayne Gostisbehere, who should be an asset on both ends of the ice for the Flyers.
April 13, 2015
NHL Barometer: Playoff Preview
Jan Levine previews the NHL playoffs and envisions Rick Nash lifting the Stanley Cup in June.
February 16, 2015
Blue Line Buzz: Predators Go All In
Jason Chen breaks down Sunday's big trade that sent Cody Franson to Nashville where he could end up as the Predators' No. 2 scoring option.
February 15, 2015
Schedule Analysis: Five Games in Seven Days
The five-game week has finally arrived for the Islanders.
February 14, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: Demi-God Marian Hossa
36-year-old Marian Hossa is leading the way in Chicago, while 24-year-old Roman Josi is putting together a spectacular campaign in Nashville.
February 12, 2015
Thursday Daily Puck: Mid-February Trading Frenzy
Evander Kane, Drew Stafford, Jhonas Enroth, Tyler Myers, and Mark Arcobello all swapped sweaters on Wednesday. We take a look at what all these trades and waiver claims mean for your team.
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