The Waiver Wire: Back in the Saddle
The Waiver Wire: Back in the Saddle

This article is part of our NHL Waiver Wire series.

The Waiver Wire – For February 2 – February 9
Centers
Antoine Vermette PHO – CONDITIONAL ADD – Year after year, Vermette is the type of deep pick that has consistently won us many pools; this year is no different. With 20 goals and 13 assists for 33 points in 54 games, his production is great for a guy that has an ownership rate of 34%. He's also good for secondary categories, such as penalty minutes, and shorthanded points. What makes this a conditional add, though, is if face-offs are a part of the categories in your pool. Vermette is a monster in the circle, winning 57.6% of draws, which is good for third in the league (behind Patrice Bergeron and Marcus Kruger).

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ABOUT THE AUTHORS
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.
Mike Wilson
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