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November 22, 2014
Frozen Fantasy: Responsible Talent?
The head-turning two-way play of the Blues' Vladimir Tarasenko and other emerging stars has Janet Eagleson rethinking her tendency to shy away from gambling on young talent.
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.
November 4, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: To Hab or Hab Not
Alex Galchenyuk has fulfilled the sleeper potential that many saw for him, but even though his team is flying high there are some potential potholes in the road ahead.
November 2, 2014
NHL Barometer: Capital Investment
Marcus Johansson is riding on Alexander Ovechkin's line and riding high in the process.
November 1, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Early Returns
A month into the season, which players are offering up surprises - both good and bad.
Frozen Fantasy: Breaking Up is Hard
Brad Richards has long delivered for fantasy owners, but Janet Eagleson is no longer feeling the love. Sometimes, it's OK to pull the plug on a relationship gone sour.
October 31, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Starry-eyed Wild
The Stars and Wild get ready for a key divisional matchup Saturday night. How will it all shake down?
October 28, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Matter-Eater Ladd
The Ducks have done well in net, while the Coyotes may have a problem.
October 25, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: Drooling Over Drouin
Jonathan Drouin has arrived in Tampa Bay, and he hasn't disappointed.
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 8, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Isles No Longer Idle
In the season debut of the Daily Puck, RotoWire's Adam Wolf spotlights John Tavares and the Islanders, who will look to give fans a happy send-off in their final season on Long Island.
October 6, 2014
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for Opening Night
With the regular season kicking off Wednesday, DFS hockey expert Michael Clifford highlights Vancouver's Alexander Edler as one of his value plays for FanDuel's Opening Night slate.
October 1, 2014
Draft Kit: Job Battles - Forwards
Who gets to ride shotgun on Steven Stamkos's line in Tampa Bay this year. RotoWire's Jordan Buckley highlights that and some of the other key preseason job battles heading into this season.
September 24, 2014
2014-2015 Lightning Preview: Bolting to the Cup?
The addition of uber-prospect Jonathan Drouin and a full season of star center Steven Stamkos have the Lightning thinking a return to the Stanley Cup Finals may be within reach.
April 15, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Playoffs? Playoffs?! PLAYOFFS!
Evan Berofsky predicts that the Ducks will beat the Rangers to win the Cup this year, and gives you some tips for your playoff pools.
January 30, 2014
Sochi 2014: Team Analysis - Russia
Pavel Datsyuk will lead the Russian contingent in front of the home-town fans in Sochi - will they rise to the occasion or wither under the pressure?
NHL Prospect Rankings: Midseason Rankings
Aleksander Barkov is among those prospects that have graduated to the NHL ranks. See who has joined the top 100 to replace him and all the other rookies that have stayed in the NHL.
January 28, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Stadium Hysterium
The Lightning have been rolling despite the absence of Steven Stamkos - Evan Berofsky talks about who has been carrying the load for them lately, and speculates on the top five fictional places for the next outdoor NHL games.
December 14, 2013
NHL Barometer: Franzen is Motorin'
Detroit's Johan Franzen has been on an absolute tear over the last month, scoring at least a point in 11 of his last 14 games.
December 7, 2013
The Waiver Wire: Carolina's Hurricane
Andrej Sekera is showing why Carolina is poised to return to the post-season this year
December 6, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: Zero To Heroes
Injuries are ramping up, so which has-beens and never-weres will get their once-in-a-lifetime chance?
November 30, 2013
The Waiver Wire: Hello Again, Mr. Andersen
With Viktor Fasth's second injury this year, Frederik Andersen has another chance to shine.
November 28, 2013
NHL Barometer: Lightning It Up
For all the consternation and concern as to how Martin St. Louis would play with Steven Stamkos out, so far, we can put that issue to bed.
November 24, 2013
Monday Daily Puck: OSHIE Regulating NHL Defenses
Carolina is paying Jordan Staal a lot of money, but so far the results haven't been there. Can he turn things around?
November 15, 2013
The Coming Thing: Old Man Rising
At 29, Travis Morin may not be a prospect anymore, but his incredible success in the minors has him tasting NHL action for just the second time ever.
November 1, 2013
The Coming Thing: Back In The Big Time
Brett Connolly's back up with the big team, but he's not the one at AHL Syracuse who's creating the most buzz in the Lightning organization.
October 29, 2013
Prospect Analysis: Top 100 NHL Prospects (November Edition)
The Preds' Seth Jones checks in at No. 3 in Jon Littlerine's updated top prospects list.
September 25, 2013
Prospects Analysis: Top 100 NHL Prospects
Evgeny Kuznetsov tops the list - when does he make the move from Russia to the NHL?
September 14, 2013
2013 Lightning Preview: Winds of Change
Martin St. Louis and the rebuilding Bolts are facing a long season in Tampa Bay.
March 7, 2013
Top 300 Prospects: Part 1 - The Forwards
Jonathan Huberdeau checks in at No. 1 on Darryl Houston-Smith's latest rankings.
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