The Waiver Wire: Forward Progress
The Waiver Wire: Forward Progress

This article is part of our NHL Waiver Wire series.

The Waiver Wire – For the week of January 13 – January 20
Centers
Marcus Kruger CHI – WATCH – After being named to the Swedish Olympic team for Sochi this past week, the stock on this young center has never been higher. Chicago coach Joel Quennville promoted him Saturday to the second line with Kris Versteeg and Patrick Kane after a solid week of two assists in two games. If things proceed as expected, you can expect his stats to go up as a result – his current rate of 0.4 P/G is low compared to where it will be if he's able to show chemistry with two of the more dangerous wingers in the league. Keep an eye on him, and nab him if the promotion pays off, as we expect it will.

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Dan Waldner
Dan Waldner covers hockey for RotoWire, and has been involved in fantasy hockey pools for 15 years. He's a lifetime Toronto Maple Leafs fan, a passion his wife puts up with and his daughter is starting to emulate.
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