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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Rickard Rakell's name.
August 16, 2016
Previewing Training Camp Job Battles
Sasha Yodashkin points out 11 competitions for ice time set to play out in training camp, including former No. 1 pick Ryan Nugent-Hopkins fighting Leon Draisaitl to be the Oilers' No. 2 center.
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.
April 10, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: Final Day Blues
Joe Mahoney gives due credit to Wayne Simmonds for Phildelphia's playoff berth, and recommends picking up Jakob Silfverberg.
April 9, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: All Things Must End
It's the penultimate day of the season, with all 30 teams on the slate. Take it in, the playoffs are just around the corner.
April 7, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: He's Baaaack
The key to finding late season success from players may be trying to find the ones who are still motivated by something beyond pride
April 5, 2016
Tuesday Daily Puck: Brouwery Tour
The Blues' Troy Brouwer has been red-hot lately, but is still available in a number of leagues for the season's last couple games.
April 3, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: Something Different Needed?
Joe Mahoney proposes the idea of trading Evgeni Malkin, and recommends picking up Jamie McGinn.
April 1, 2016
From the Press Box: The Late Show
Paul Bruno offers up some potentially impactful players as the calendar turns to April, including the Leafs' Nazem Kadri.
Friday Daily Puck: No Bite
The Sharks were the victims of a hungry team looking to snap a nine-game skid. Home ice is just not an advantage at the Tank.
March 25, 2016
NHL Barometer: The Dub's on a Roll
Jan Levine looks at who's hot and who's not in the NHL this week, including goaltender Devan Dubnyk, who has been a big late-season key for the Wild.
Friday Daily Puck: Not So Lame Ducks
The Ducks became the fourth team to clinch a playoff spot. Big props to Bob Murray.
March 1, 2016
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week
Despite his team's failure to score, Adam Henrique remains one of the better bargain options in this week's FanDuel Value Plays.
The Daily Puck: A Danish Coyote in Colorado
Mikkel Boedker was the big prize on NHL trade deadline day, and his fantasy arrow is pointing up now that he's escaped the desert for a more talented Colorado team.
February 28, 2016
Sunday Daily Puck: New Scenery, New Player
Joe Mahoney takes a look at the value of newly acquired depth players and recommends picking up Rickard Rakell.
February 24, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks
Neil Parker shies away from Wednesday's premiere Boston-Pittsburgh tilt to find value elsewhere, including Joe Thornton, who's been a model of consistency lately
February 23, 2016
Wednesday Daily Puck: Sideshow Bob Steps On a Rakell
Jordan Staal remains hot, Filip Forsberg nets a hat trick, and Bobby Ryan has gone cold.
February 9, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker likes Dallas' John Klingberg, who has a good matchup and won't break the bank, for Tuesday's NHL slate on Yahoo.
December 10, 2015
From the Press Box: Pulling the Plug
Paul Bruno reviews the latest storylines around the league, including the sudden end of Pascal Dupuis's career and the failed Alexander Semin experiment in Montreal.
November 28, 2015
NHL Barometer: Not So Super Trouba
Jan Levine analyzes who's rising and who's falling in the NHL, including Winnipeg's Jacob Trouba, who has been anything but super this year.
November 24, 2015
Neutral Zone Wrap: Looking Behind the Stars
Evan Berofsky notes in his latest look around the league that the Stars are seeking more secondary scoring from the likes of Alex Goligoski even while the top line puts on a show every night.
November 16, 2015
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks
Neil Parker picks the Yahoo games Monday and is content to go with Anaheim's Corey Perry, who is still underpriced.
November 10, 2015
Wednesday Daily Puck: Daniel's Strong
Daniel Sedin can still contribute to your fantasy team, but Marian Gaborik may be a different story.
November 8, 2015
Monday Daily Puck: It's All In The Cards
Should fantasy owners buy, sell or hold Connor McDavid?
November 7, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: Pari-Say... Have Your Lines Changed?
Line changes, injuries and new contract have shifted the landscape on Friday and opportunity knocks if you're paying attention.
November 5, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: Party in the USA
Canada announced that Mike Babcock and Sidney Crosby will return for the World Cup. How will Team USA look?
September 9, 2015
Shots on Goal: Early Look - Top 9 Pacific
Sean Monahan leads a group of talented young forwards in Calgary. Peter Maingot projects the top three lines for all Pacific Division teams.
April 30, 2015
Neutral Zone Wrap: Second-Round Playoffs Preview
Evan Berofsky sizes up the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs as an awakened Patrick Sharp leads the Blackhawks against the Wild.
March 8, 2015
Monday Daily Puck: Keeping Lindholm
Carolina forward is a must-keep as fantasy season draws to a close
March 7, 2015
Frozen Fantasy: Is Sid Declining? Is the League?
Sidney Crosby might be in decline, but Janet Eagleson is more concerned with the entire league's decline in scoring, which should force us to change our fantasy perspectives.
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