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January 24, 2015
Frozen Fantasy: Trade Targets
The Avs' Nathan MacKinnon has failed to meet expectations thus far in his sophomore season, but that's precisely why the enterprising fantasy owner should look to acquire him in the second half.
January 17, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: Advanced Fantasy Stats
Taking a look at which players are excelling in advanced fantasy categories, plus Seth Jones delivering offense for NHL-Leading Predators.
January 11, 2015
Monday Daily Puck: Pickle-Stabbing Second-Half Predictions
Looking at the season's second half with a crystal ball
January 10, 2015
The Waiver Wire: Conn Smythe King
Justin Williams may be having a slower first half to the year, but fantasy GMs will want to consider acquiring him for the home stretch.
January 7, 2015
From the Press Box: Maple Leafs Changes
Tyler Bozak and his top-line teammates are feeling a lot of heat following the firing of coach Randy Carlyle, writes RotoWire's Paul Bruno.
January 4, 2015
NHL Barometer: Strome Strong
Ryan Strome is on the way because of his move from wing to center. See who else reaches Jan Levine's risers and fallers lists.
January 3, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: Perron A Perfect Fit For Penguins
David Perron's fantasy value skyrockets after a trade to Pittsburgh, while Colin Wilson is getting it done in Nashville.
December 28, 2014
NHL Barometer: Development Is Non-Linear
Seth Jones is just the latest example of why we say that defensemen develop slowly and in a non-linear fashion, according to RotoWire's Jan Levine.
December 23, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Danish Delight
RotoWire's Evan Berofsky identifies some of the early season surprises that are likely to continue their strong play.
December 20, 2014
Saturday Daily Puck: All Hail Gio
Mark Giordano is having a season for the ages in Calgary, while Kyle Turris is hitting his stride with Ottawa.
December 15, 2014
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 12, 2014
Friday Daily Puck: Will The Real Good Teams Please Stand Up?
As the season approaches the halfway mark, keep an eye on the standings and which teams are quickly falling out of the race.
December 10, 2014
Beat the Cap: Nostalgia, Checking Twice and a Bag of Pucks
Aaron Ekblad's price in daily games will be rising in short order, writes RotoWire's Neil Parker.
December 7, 2014
Monday Daily Puck: Lightning Leading the Charge
Led by Steven Stamkos, Tampa Bay sits atop the NHL in scoring
NHL Barometer: The King Is Tired
RotoWire's Jan Levine suggests that the Rangers need to give Henrik Lundqvist a little more rest to preserve him for the stretch run.
November 30, 2014
NHL Barometer: Not So Defensive
Fantasy owners of Alex Ovechkin were worried when Barry Trotz was hired to coach the Caps, but their fears haven't been justified yet.
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.
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