RotoWire Partners

The Man Advantage: More PP Injury Replacements

Mark McLarney

Mark McLarney

Mark McLarney writes about fantasy sports for RotoWire.


More PP Injury Replacements

A few items to note, now that we are roughly at the quarter-pole in this latest NHL regular season.

In Tampa Bay, with All-Star center Steven Stamkos out with a broken leg, the Lightning are using Valtteri Filppula in his spot centering the top power play line. In the six games since Stamkos' injury, Filppula has been averaging almost four minutes on the PP, and three of his four points over that stretch (3G, 1A) have come with the man advantage. He's currently lining up alongside Martin St. Louis and Teddy Purcell on the top unit, along with second-year player Tyler Johnson. Johnson has been quite effective at even strength lately, with a goal and three assists over his last four games, but he hasn't registered a PP point in almost a month.

You've reached the end of our free article preview.
See below to find out how you can read the full version of this article.

Subscribe to RotoWire now and you'll be reading the full version of this article in minutes.

At RotoWire, we give our subscribers everything. That means not only will you be able to read this article, you'll be able to read ALL our articles.

Plus, you'll get all of these great benefits:

➤ Amazing draft kits.  ➤ Full stat projections.
➤ Exclusive cheat sheets.  ➤ Customizable rankings.
➤ Instant news updates.  ➤ Free multi-sport access.
➤ Private expert Q&A.  ➤ And much more!

Get Access To RotoWire Now

Already Registered? Login Now

If you already have a RotoWire account, please login below with your username and password.



Forgot your password?
Click here to have your user info emailed to you.

Questions? Need Assistance?
Talk to a live person toll free at (888) 201-3057.