The Waiver Wire: Blue Line Bomber
The Waiver Wire: Blue Line Bomber

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The Waiver Wire – For the Week of December 14 - 21

Better Than You Think

Kevin Shattenkirk D, STL – We have been fans of his since his days in Colorado, and were absolutely floored when both he and Chris Stewart were traded to St. Louis for Erik Johnson and a 1st round pick. Three years later, Shattenkirk has emerged as one of the best offensive defensemen in the league, much to the shagrin of the Avalanche. In 29 games this year, he has three goals and 21 assists with a plus-12 rating, 25 PIM, 15PPP and 69 shots. From a fantasy perspective, that puts him second in most scoring styles – behind only the exceptionally hot Mark Giordano. Every owning fantasy GM rates him high on their charts, but spe

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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
Mike Wilson writes about fantasy sports for RotoWire
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