Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday-Friday Picks
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday-Friday Picks

This article is part of our Yahoo DFS Hockey series.

Let's take a look at some player recommendations for a pair of Game 4s split between Thursday and Friday…

GOALIE

Craig Anderson, OTT vs. PIT ($32): Anderson had a 2.28 GAA and a .926 save percentage this season, and the Senators only allowed 2.32 goals per game at home. Before Game 3, Anderson had a 2.28 GAA and a .920 save percentage. While Pittsburgh has a good offense, Patric Hornqvist, Bryan Rust, and Justin Schultz all missed Game 3, and there's no guarantee any of them will be back for Game 4. That would certainly put a dent into the Penguins' offense.

GOALIE TO AVOID

John Gibson, ANA at NAS ($30): Gibson played well in Game 3 despite taking the loss, but he only has a 2.74 GAA and a .915 save percentage in the playoffs. Additionally, the Ducks have allowed at least 33 shots on goal in every game this series, and they've given up at least 40 shots twice. Overall, Anaheim has given up 33.4 shots on net per contest in the postseason. On top of that, the Predators went 24-9-8 at home, while the Ducks went 17-15-9 on the road.

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CENTER

Evgeni Malkin, PIT at OTT ($31): The two most expensive centers are both Penguins, so it's hard to get a bargain if you want a Pittsburgh pivot. However, Malkin can still be a good value at this price if he keeps

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