RotoWire Partners

The Man Advantage: Post-Holiday PP Lineup Shuffle

Mark McLarney

Mark McLarney

Mark McLarney writes about fantasy sports for RotoWire.

Post-Holiday PP Lineup Shuffling

With a multitude of regular PP players currently on the shelf due to injury, here's a look at how some teams have adjusted their lineups to fill the gaps. As far as fantasy hockey goes, this creates opportunities for owners whose players are now seeing more PP time than they were before.

In San Jose, with Logan Couture on the shelf until early February after undergoing surgery on his hand last week, the Sharks have switched their first PP unit from a 4-forward-1-defenseman combination to a 3-and-2 setup. Blueliner Jason Demers has now stepped in to join Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau, Joe Pavelski and Dan Boyle on the top line, and he has responded with a pair of PP helpers in each of his last two games. Overall, Demers has been on a real tear since just before Christmas, with nine points in 10 games (four coming on the PP). The added PP minutes he will be seeing are even more o

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.