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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Sami Vatanen's name.
January 14, 2015
Beat the Cap: Year Ending Hat Trick
In his first article of 2015, RotoWire's Neil Parker explores goaltender and defensemen strategy.
January 11, 2015
Monday Daily Puck: Pickle-Stabbing Second-Half Predictions
Looking at the season's second half with a crystal ball
January 4, 2015
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.
December 15, 2014
Blue Line Buzz: Value Added
Who are some of the players that add sneaky value if you avoid taking the big name defensemen like Drew Doughty? Jason Chen elaborates in this week's column.
NHL Barometer: Fine On His Own
Ryan Getzlaf hasn't faltered despite being without his linemate Corey Perry. Check out the latest batch of Risers and Fallers in this week's Barometer.
December 4, 2014
Blue Line Buzz: Tired Ducks
The Ducks' top three defensemen are already logging monster minutes, and we're only in December writes RotoWire's Jason Chen.
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 25, 2014
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week
With Pascal Dupuis out of commission due to a blood clot, a new opening exists for the Penguins on Sidney Crosby's line. Michael Clifford reveals who will fill the void, and why he could be a strong punt play in DFS.
November 21, 2014
NHL Barometer: Risers and Fallers
Get up, get down, Olli is a joke in yet another town. See who else makes Jan Levine's risers and fallers this week.
Friday Daily Puck: The Ballad of Jack Johnson
Johnson's financial troubles shows that we're all human.
November 18, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Oh, Canada!
One Duck is hot, one Duck is not.
November 16, 2014
NHL Barometer: Missing the Carnival
Corey Perry missed out on the back-to-back games against the Kings this week due to a viral gland infection.
November 15, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Even Strength Extraordinaires
A look at the top even-strength and power-play point producers thus far, and what it means for your fantasy team.
November 5, 2014
From the Press Box: Busted Oil Wells
Taylor Hall's injury is just the latest in grim news coming from Edmonton. Paul Bruno writes about the Oilers troubles in this week's article.
October 27, 2014
NHL Schedule Analysis: On The Prowl
RotoWire's Brian Rutherford likes how the schedule sets up for Pekka Rinne and the Predators this week.
The Man Advantage: Early Season PP Surprises
Mark McLarney talks up five early season surprises, and also two to beware. Which list does the Islanders' Brock Nelson make?
October 26, 2014
Monday Daily Puck: Sluicing For Fantasy Gold
Digging for players with power-play points and a positive plus-minus rating ain't easy.
October 23, 2014
Frederik Andersen has the early edge of John Gibson between the pipes for the Ducks. Who else is rising and falling early in the season - check out Jan Levine's recommendations.
October 22, 2014
Beat the Cap: Pinching Pennies on the Back End
Neil Parker used David Savard over the weekend to afford higher priced players elsewhere to good effect, and he lists eight other potential defenseman bargains in this week's article.
October 21, 2014
2014-2015 Ducks Preview: Aiming High in Anaheim
With star center Ryan Getzlaf still thriving and an ever-improving corps of young talent dotting the roster, the Ducks appear in good shape to sustain long-term success.
October 14, 2014
Beat the Cap: Adventures In Stacking
Even though the Ducks prevailed on Monday, their first line stack including Ryan Getzlaf wasn't quite as valuable in DFS formats than one might think. Neil Parker explains in this week's edition.
October 13, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Don't Panic
Fantasy owners of Matt Duchene and other slow starters in the season's first week should hit the brakes before hitting the panic button.
Daily fantasy sports guru Michael Clifford ranks Colorado's Alex Tanguay and Anaheim's Sami Vatanen among his top bargains in FanDuel play this week.
October 12, 2014
Monday Daily Puck: Following The Waiver Wire
Winning fantasy teams would do well to follow the waiver wire to improve their squads.
October 11, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Familiar Faces Thriving In New Places
RotoWire's Brady Trettenero takes stock of the early imports succeeding in their new locales, with new Anaheim center Ryan Kesler among the group.
September 11, 2014
2014-2015 Stars Preview: Where's the D in Big D?
The Stars added Jason Spezza and Ales Hemsky to an already-stacked forward corps in the offseason. But can those additions mask the team's weakness at the back end?
August 17, 2014
Draft Kit: 2014-15 NHL Sleepers
Jan Levine gives his three sleepers for each position. Included in this year's list is the Red Wings' Danny DeKeyser, who should get increased power play time.
April 1, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Forgotten Assets
Some of his young teammates on the Wild have drawn more attention, but Charlie Coyle has been quite useful for his fantasy owners recently.
March 31, 2014
With the Kings' playoff position relatively solidified, starting goalie Jonathan Quick could receive some time off this week, making backup Martin Jones an excellent value play.
The Man Advantage: Surging Wings
The Red Wings are still in the hunt for a playoff spot despite not having the services of Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk. Who is getting it done for them on the power play?
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