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February 22, 2017
DraftKings NHL: Wednesday Picks
Washington's Marcus Johnasson has an appealing matchup with the Flyers on Wednesday, leading Chris Morgan to recommend him on DraftKings.
February 17, 2017
Friday Daily Puck: Feeling Faulksy
Risk-taking defenseman Justin Faulk is one of many strong fantasy plays Sasha Yodashkin sees in his preview of Friday’s three-game slate.
February 10, 2017
Saturday Daily Puck: Cheddar Bailey Biscuits
Brent Burns is having a season to remember, two stout defenses meet in Washington, and an Islander wing is well worth a pickup.
February 9, 2017
Thursday Daily Puck: Busting Ghost
Neil Parker looks into Shayne Gostisbehere's recent exile to the press box and previews Thursday's 11-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.
February 7, 2017
The Daily Puck: Regime Change Works Sometimes
The Bruins are the latest NHL team to fire their coach, and Andrew Fiorentino discusses them and the other three organizations that have done so this season.
February 1, 2017
NHL Barometer: First-Half Review
In this installment of the Barometer, Jan Levine mixes it up by looking at the higher achievers and bigger disappointments from the first half.
January 25, 2017
NHL Barometer: Ellis Again
Jan Levine takes a look at players heading on different paths, including a promising run from one of Nashville's lesser-known blueliners.
Wednesday Daily Puck: Grab Some Tatar Sauce
Daniel E. Dobish previews Wednesday's NHL slate, taking a look at some big-time sleepers in the penultimate night of action before the All-Star break.
January 23, 2017
Blue Line Buzz: D-Men of the Week
Jason Chen discusses his studs and studs on the blue line this week, with additional insights on the current trade landscape as teams prepare for the stretch run.
DraftKings NHL: Monday Picks
Chris Morgan finds plenty of value on a deeper than usual Monday slate, and likes Aaron Ekblad's chances of finding the scoresheet in a soft road matchup against the Coyotes.
January 17, 2017
Tuesday Daily Puck: Elementary, My Dear Watson
Nashville's Austin Watson is starting to emerge as a legitimate top-six winger, causing Andrew Fiorentino to recommend him for fantasy owners in deeper formats.
January 15, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Sunday Value Plays
Jason Chen delivers his FanDuel picks for Sunday, turning to Devan Dubnyk against the Blackhawks and a trio of Blues on the road in Anaheim.
January 12, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Picks
Chris Morgan delivers his picks for a busy nine-game slate Thursday, looking to guys like Jordan Eberle and Ryan O'Reilly to cash in
January 5, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Friday Picks
Chris Morgan lays out his NHL players to target and avoid from Friday's Yahoo DFS slate, with Ducks goalie John Gibson looking like a promising option.
January 1, 2017
Sunday Daily Puck: It's a Celebration
Jason Chen takes a small peak at the Centennial Classic.
December 30, 2016
The Daily Puck: 2016's Final Friday
Sasha Yodashkin pinpoints the top fantasy commodities playing in Friday's four-game slate, such as hot-shooting Ducks youngster Rickard Rakell against a Canucks team that has allowed the fourth-most goals per game.
December 29, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: NYE Dream Date
Neil Parker looks at the Blue Jackets and Wild and previews Thursday's 12-game slate with tips and tidbits for daily and season-long players
December 19, 2016
Chris Morgan finds some exploitable matchups on Monday's five-game slate, and recommends a Ducks mini-stack against the Maple Leafs that includes Sami Vatanen.
December 16, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Silfver Surfer
It's a busy Saturday with some big matchups, but with several backups goalies (like Al Montoya) expected to be in net. Plus, a Duck worth a pickup.
November 21, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: Around the League
Jason Chen goes through a few studs and duds on the blue line this week, recommending Anthony DeAngelo of the Coyotes as a waiver-wire target
November 20, 2016
FanDuel NHL: Sunday Values
Jason Chen looks at a five-game NHL slate for Sunday, turning to a trio of Jets against a weak Carolina squad.
DraftKings NHL: Sunday Picks
Neil Parker likes the Red Wings against the Flames on Sunday, suggesting three members of the Winged Wheel set to deliver the goods at home.
November 15, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: A Matter of Time
Jason Chen delivers his weekly studs and duds along the blue line as Torey Krug finally got the monkey off his back with his first goal of the season.
November 8, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks
Chris Morgan delivers his picks for a light three-game slate Wednesday, turning to Sergei Bobrovsky as the most logical option between the pipes.
November 6, 2016
Jason Chen dives into some Sunday FanDuel values, like New York's J.T. Miller against a depleted Jets blue line.
November 1, 2016
Wednesday Daily Puck: Murray: Present
Matt Murray makes his season debut, and pick up the hot Marcus Johansson.
October 31, 2016
Blue Line Buzz: Home Sweet Lindholm
Jason Chen takes a glimpse into what's happening on the blue line this week, including the impact of Hampus Lindholm's new contract in addition to his usual studs and duds.
October 28, 2016
NHL Barometer: From Predator to Prey
In this week's Barometer, Jan Levine looks at recent movers, including a top fantasy goalie looking to turn it around.
Chris Morgan's Friday value picks for Yahoo DFS hockey action include Sami Vatenen of the Ducks, who draw a home matchup against the Blue Jackets' backup goalie.
October 13, 2016
The Man Advantage: Potential Power-Play Producers
In his first column of the 2016-17 season, Chris Morgan looks at a half dozen players that could potentially provide some sneaky fantasy value thanks to their power-play prowess.
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