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April 22, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Saturday Value Plays
Joe Thornton could be playing his last game for the Sharks, and Neil Parker is expecting him to step up against the Oilers.
DraftKings NHL: Saturday Picks
Chris Morgan checks out Saturday's three-game slate and expects Jake Allen and the Blues to come up big as they look to eliminate the Wild.
April 14, 2017
DraftKings NHL: Friday Picks
Neil Parker lines up his Friday values for the third night of NHL playoff action, with the Blues' Jake Allen figuring in prominently after his 51-save Game 1 performance.
April 12, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Wednesday Value Plays
The NHL playoffs kick off Wednesday, with young Edmonton superstar Connor McDavid getting his first taste of postseason action. He's also among Neil Parker's suggested plays on FanDuel.
April 11, 2017
Blue Line Buzz: Playoff Edition
Jason Chem brings us his Blue Line Buzz playoff primer for defensemen, breaking down each team's rearguards and how they might fare in the 16-team tournament.
Deep Dive: Western Conference Playoffs
Neil Parker goes sabermetric on the Western Conference playoffs, which will see Patrick Kane and the high-flying Blackhawks try to make another deep run.
April 10, 2017
Stanley Cup Playoffs: Postseason Preview
Jan Levine previews the Stanley Cup playoffs, picking each round, as Alex Ovechkin looks to put the Capitals on his back en route to a title.
April 7, 2017
Saturday Daily Puck: On a Larkin
It's the penultimate day of the regular season, but there are a ton of games going on that could put your fantasy team over the top.
April 6, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Thursday Values
Neil Parker identifies his Thursday FanDuel values among a big NHL slate, and he recommends you pay up for Edmonton's Connor McDavid.
Thursday Daily Puck: Facing Connor in Round 1
Neil Parker wonders about Connor McDavid's playoff usage, recommends adding Carter Hutton and previews Thursday's 12-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.
April 4, 2017
The Daily Puck: Desperation Time
Andrew Fiorentino previews Tuesday's 13-game NHL slate, which features a number of teams desperately trying to gain or cling to a playoff spot.
April 2, 2017
DraftKings NHL: Sunday Picks
Neil Parker breaks down his picks for Sunday, headlined by a trio of Sharks on the road in British Columbia.
March 28, 2017
Left, Right & Center: Boeser Get Used to It
Evan Berofsky takes a peek at several players to keep an eye on heading into 2017-18, including Tomas Hertl of the Sharks.
March 24, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Friday Value Plays
Chris Morgan breaks down the Friday FanDuel slate as San Jose's Joe Thornton is in prime position to take advantage of Dallas' putrid penalty kill.
Neil Parker picks the Friday DraftKings slate as Anaheim's Ryan Getzlaf is in the midst of his best offensive stretch of the season.
March 20, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Monday Value Plays
Brent Burns has gone without a point in five straight, but Michael Clifford says that just makes him a better FanDuel value Monday.
DraftKings NHL: Monday Picks
Chris Morgan checks out Monday's five-game slate and recommends rostering Joe Thornton, as he leads the Sharks' power play into Dallas to face the league's worst penalty kill.
March 17, 2017
Saturday Daily Puck: Stand By Your Tanner
Hockey in March can be mad too, and Saturday brings us 10 games, many with playoff implications (and also Colorado against Detroit).
March 16, 2017
Thursday Daily Puck: Every Game Counts
Neil Parker recommends adding Nick Schmaltz and previews Thursday's massive 12-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.
March 12, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Sunday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin checks out Sunday's four-game slate, and expects a strong return from the Rangers' Antti Raanta as he fills in for the injured Henrik Lundqvist against the lackluster Red Wings.
March 10, 2017
NHL Barometer: I Like Eich
Among his selections in this week's Barometer, Jan Levine highlights a Buffalo phenom continuing his torrid run.
March 6, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Monday Picks
Young Bruins sniper Frank Vatrano ranks among Michael Clifford's value picks for an intriguing Monday night NHL slate on FanDuel.
February 25, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Saturday Picks
Neil Parker breaks down the Saturday FanDuel slate as Evgeni Malkin looks back to his usual self after missing five games with a knee injury.
February 18, 2017
Frozen Fantasy: Underappreciated Sid
Janet Eagleson explores the storied, if underappreciated, history of Sidney Crosby, who could end up as one of the five best hockey players of all time when he finally calls it quits.
February 7, 2017
Left, Right & Center: Henrique, C'est Chic
Evan Berofsky gets into his risers, fallers and trending players of the week, with an added focus on how to handle trade assets with the fantasy deadline approaching.
February 5, 2017
NHL Waiver Wire: Picks of the Week
Neil Parker highlights his best waiver-wire picks of the week, highlighted by the Sharks' Tomas Hertl, who recently returned from a lengthy injury absence.
February 4, 2017
Neil Parker breaks down the Saturday FanDuel slate as Buffalo's Jack Eichel looks to get on the scoreboard in a good matchup against the Senators.
February 3, 2017
Saturday Daily Puck: Sharp, Shooter
A look ahead at a loaded Saturday, with a possible goaltending duel in Montreal, a lot of backup goalies in line to be in net, and a veteran Star worth a pickup.
February 2, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker's Thursday selections for FanDuel's NHL slate include recently struggling Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford, who has a slump-busting matchup with Arizona on tap.
Thursday Daily Puck: Clear the Hertl with Tomas
Neil Parker touches on the uptick in offense following the All-Star break and previews Thursday's eight-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.
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