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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
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks
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.
February 9, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Enjoy A Hamonic Sandwich
January 13, 2015
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week
The injury to teammate Ryan Ellis means more opportunities for Seth Jones, who has proven quite adept at controlling zone entries when on the ice.
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.
November 19, 2014
From the Press Box: Three Surprising Contenders
Paul Bruno takes a look at Kyle Okposo and the surprising Islanders, one of three teams that didn't contend last year but are up near the top of their respective divisions this season.
November 11, 2013
The Man Advantage: Top Power Play Value Picks
Marcus Johansson has seen a huge spike in power play time on the Caps' first power play unit.
November 10, 2013
NHL Schedule Analysis: Just Two For Bobby Lu
Roberto Luongo and the Canucks play just two games this week. Check out the rest of this week's schedule breakdown from Brian Rutherford.
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.
September 11, 2012
Darryl's Dispatch: Top 300 Prospects
Ryan Suter's departure creates an opening for a top defenseman prospect on the Preds.
August 12, 2010
Darryl's Dispatch: SEL Preview
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