This article is part of our The One-Timer series.
We're coming down to the final stretch of the regular season. And that means it's time to pay attention to your fantasy prospects. Every move counts, whether you're involved in a head-to-head playoff run or crunching numbers to gain/not lose category points in rotisserie formats.
Your league's trade deadline may have passed long ago, but that doesn't mean you're done making transactions. This is the time of year when titles are clinched, so it's important to stay active and grab the players that will put you over the top – or at least prevent others from getting them first. Even if you occupy a lower place in the standings, you should still operate as normal, since the pickup you make or the player you start/sit may end up messing with the contenders.
While a few of the following targets may only prove helpful in one category, most should be able to contribute in multiple areas. And the good news is all are available in at least 50 percent of Yahoo! leagues:
Nick Bjugstad, F, Florida
Having been drafted 19th overall in 2010, it was believed Bjugstad would eventually become a top-level center. Unfortunately, injuries hindered his development and the resulting scoring totals proved underwhelming – although he led the Panthers in 2013-14 with a "whopping" 38 points. However, this year is different. The Minnesotan has appeared in all 69 contests and looks like a natural alongside Aleksander Barkov since joining forces in December. Bjugstad also operates as the pivot