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November 16, 2017
NHL Waiver Wire: Picks of the Week
Neil Parker dives into this week's best waiver-wire picks with a busy pre-Thanksgiving schedule, highlighting Ducks forward Jakob Silfverberg.
October 16, 2017
DraftKings NHL: Monday-Tuesday Picks
Jason Chen checks out the slate covering Monday's, and most of Tuesday's, games and expects fireworks in DC with William Nylander and the Maple Leafs in town.
May 6, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Saturday Value Plays
Neil Parker breaks down the Saturday NHL playoff slate on FanDuel as the Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist projects to have another tidy outing against the Senators.
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Saturday Picks
Ryan McDonagh's price isn't cheap, but Neil Parker explains why the Rangers' captain is worth serious fantasy consideration Saturday against the Senators.
May 3, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Playoff Picks
Chris Morgan breaks down Wednesday's two-game slate, looking at which players to target and avoid in the Pens/Caps matchup in the absence of Sidney Crosby.
April 13, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Playoff Picks
Three more series get underway Thursday, and Chris Morgan delivers his picks for what should be an exciting slate.
April 11, 2017
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.
April 10, 2017
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.
April 4, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks
There's only two games on the slate Wednesday, so Chris Morgan advises to load up on Habs on the road in Buffalo
April 3, 2017
Blue Line Buzz: D-Men of the Week
Jason Chen checks in with his studs and duds on the blue line this week, and also delivers his Blue Line Buzz awards with the regular season coming to a close.
April 1, 2017
Sunday Daily Puck: Selection Sunday
Jason Chen takes a look at the playoff landscape, where the eighth and final Western Conference spot can be clinched Sunday
March 29, 2017
DraftKings NHL: Wednesday Picks
Chris Morgan provides his Wednesday FanDuel picks, which include young Capitals stud Evgeny Kuznetsov.
March 27, 2017
Jason Chen brings us his weekly defensemen column, looking back on the season and breaking down some of the more interesting narratives with the playoffs just a few weeks away.
March 25, 2017
DraftKings NHL: Saturday Picks
Chris Morgan checks out Saturday's 10-game evening slate and sees plenty of value in Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and the Oilers at home against the defensively challenged Avalanche.
March 21, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin breaks down Tuesday's deep 11-game slate and expects Alex Pietrangelo to remain productive on the road against the Avalanche.
March 13, 2017
Jason Chen discusses his studs and studs on the blue line this week, with an added focus on a couple rookies that have made a real splash this year.
March 9, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Thursday Picks
Chris Morgan dives into a 10-game slate Thursday, keying on a pair of Islanders against a lackluster Canucks squad.
March 6, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Picks
Chris Morgan looks over Monday's four-game slate, and expects Matt Niskanen and the Capitals' power play to thrive at home against the Stars.
February 28, 2017
Tuesday Daily Puck: Schmaltz On Your Face
Andrew Fiorentino previews Tuesday's games, talks trades, and advises picking up the Blackhawks' Nick Schmaltz.
February 27, 2017
Blue Line Buzz: Back End Trends
Jason Chen checks in with his studs and duds on the blue line this week, wondering when Brent Burns' is going to crack the 30-goal plateau.
February 24, 2017
Saturday Daily Puck: Gold Star For Robot Boychuk
Saturday's schedule includes rivalry games in Southern California, Canada, and Pennsylvania. Plus, of course, a tribute to the second Mighty Ducks movie.
Friday Daily Puck: Ekman-Larsson's Time to Shine
Sasha Yodashkin searches for the players with the best combination of role and opportunity in his preview of Friday's four-game slate, such as power-play maven Oliver Ekman-Larsson against the Stars.
February 22, 2017
Wednesday Daily Puck: Let's Be Frank
Wednesday's NHL slate is rather limited, but Daniel E. Dobish says there are plenty of players to get excited about for fantasy purposes.
February 20, 2017
Jason Chen looks at what's happening on the back end this week, again highlighting the Oilers' Oscar Klefbom.
February 16, 2017
The Man Advantage: Power Players of the Week
Chris Morgan highlights his best power-play options this week, including the Devils' Michael Cammalleri.
February 13, 2017
Jason Chen discusses his studs and studs on the blue line this week, bringing attention to the rise of Nick Leddy and Brent Burns' continued domination.
February 9, 2017
Chris Morgan checks in with his best power-play picks of the week, headlined by the Sens' Kyle Turris.
Chris Morgan returns with his picks for Thursday's 11-game slate, looking to the Ducks and Blue Jackets in favorable matchups for value.
February 6, 2017
Blue Line Buzz: Studs and Duds
Jason Chen gets into his studs and duds among rearguards this week, again showcasing Jacob Trouba -- who continues to be widely available in multiple leagues.
February 1, 2017
NHL Barometer: First-Half Review
In this installment of the Barometer, Jan Levine mixes it up by looking at the higher achievers and bigger disappointments from the first half.
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