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Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Picks

Sasha Yodashkin provides his best recommendations for a busy 11-game slate Thursday, including gritty Penguins winger Patric Hornqvist against the visiting Jets.

NHL Barometer: Don't Write Off Ovi

Jan Levine looks at who's hot and who's not in the first week of the new hockey season, and, safe to say, the demise of Alexander Ovechkin has been greatly exaggerated.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Picks

Sasha Yodashkin brings us his Thursday Yahoo recommendations, including the Blackhawks' Corey Crawford between the pipes against a Penguins team that already played Wednesday.

Blue Line Buzz: Playoff Edition

Jason Chem brings us his Blue Line Buzz playoff primer for defensemen, breaking down each team's rearguards and how they might fare in the 16-team tournament.

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Postseason Preview

Jan Levine previews the Stanley Cup playoffs, picking each round, as Alex Ovechkin looks to put the Capitals on his back en route to a title.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks

Chris Morgan reviews Monday's five-game slate and sees a lot of value in a Predators stack, as Ryan Ellis and crew host the lowly Coyotes.

Left, Right & Center: Bo Knows Hockey

Evan Berofsky delivers his risers, fallers and trending players of the week with the trade deadline in the rearview, again discussing just how rough of a time Matt Duchene has had this season.

Monday Daily Puck: Production in Unexpected Places

Richard Bachman came out of nowhere to have a huge night Sunday. It's been a week full of stars playing like Stars and a couple unexpected performances.

Thursday Daily Puck: Busting Ghost

Neil Parker looks into Shayne Gostisbehere's recent exile to the press box and previews Thursday's 11-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Saturday Picks

Alexander Steen's home-road splits are quite drastic, and with the winger playing at the Scottrade Center on Saturday, he makes for a solid fantasy option.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks

Chis Morgan jumps into a five-game slate Wednesday, eyeing up several Bruins on the road against a lackluster Red Wings squad.

NHL Barometer: Kadri Lateral

Among his selections in the latest Barometer, Jan Levine reveals a Leaf forward whose excellent performance is being hidden by the team's younger stars.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Klefbombs Away

Oscar Klefbom has started shooting more -- a lot more -- on a promising Oilers team, and that makes Andrew Fiorentino recommend him as a second-half pickup.

Saturday Daily Puck: Work On Your Tanner

It's a busy Saturday, with the Blue Jackets trying to start a new win streak against the high-scoring Rangers. Also, the Islanders are playing the Coyotes. Not everything is perfect. Plus, a King wing worth picking up.

Thursday Daily Puck: Evaluating Special Teams

Neil Parker looks at statistics to evaluate the success and failures of special teams and previews Thursday's eight-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.

NHL Barometer: Auston Brewin'

Jan Levine takes a look at the most recent risers and fallers, including last summer's top pick who has heated up again.

Left, Right & Center: Mr. Koivu's Wild Ride

Evan Berofsky rings in the new year by discussing a few forwards that are hot, some that aren't, and others worth keeping an eye on as the second half approaches.

Saturday Daily Puck: Summer Anders

2016 ends with a bang, thanks to 10 games on the docket. The red hot Wild and Blue Jackets square off, Marc-Andre Fleury tries to step in for Matt Murray, and the Rangers and Flames have great matchups.

Tuesday Daily Puck: Frank the Tank

Andrew Fiorentino hits on the latest goings-on around the league, previews Tuesday's NHL slate, and recommends the Bruins' Frank Vatrano.

Sunday Daily Puck: Happy Price Equals Paradise

Jason Chen covers Carey Price's 250th career win and previews Sunday's NHL action.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks

Chris Morgan dives into Wednesday's four-game slate, looking at a few Flyers gunning for their 10th consecutive win in a date with the lowly Avalanche.

FanDuel NHL: Monday Picks

Michael Clifford helps fantasy owners navigate the narrow waters of a two-game Monday night FanDuel NHL slate, with Penguins winger Conor Sheary providing quality cap relief.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks

Chris Morgan thinks loading up on Penguins at home against the Coyotes is the logical move given Monday's short slate, which makes Evgeni Malkin a near lock for your roster.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks

Chris Morgan recommends Sergei Bobrovsky as part of a Blue Jackets mini-stack, as they host the Coyotes during Monday's short four-game slate.

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks

Chris Morgan advises you to load up on Islanders for Monday's short slate, including the streaky Brock Nelson, as they face the woeful Canucks.

Monday Daily Puck: The Biggest Surprise in Chicago

Artem Anisimov's 11-game point streak is the toast of the NHL.

Saturday Daily Puck: Miller Time

J.T. Miller and the Rangers take on Tuukka Rask and the Bruins, while Artem Anisimov and the Blackhawks square off with the shorthanded Stars.

Thursday Daily Puck: Don't Forget the Shots

Neil Parker shares an overlooked aspect of selecting a daily fantasy goalie and previews Thursday's 12-game slate with tips and tidbits for daily and season-long players

Tuesday Daily Puck: The Next... Two?

The NHL's last two No. 1 picks -- Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews -- face off for the first time Tuesday night. Andrew Fiorentino previews that and the rest of the league's matchups.

Saturday Daily Puck: Tan, Tanner, Tannest

The Bruins and Stars are both injury-plagued, and that bodes well for the Wings and Wild.