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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Valtteri Filppula's name.
December 14, 2017
NHL Waiver Wire: Picks of the Week
Neil Parker explores the waiver-wire landscape again this week, turning one of his recommendations toward Capitals blueliner Matt Niskanen.
November 9, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Thursday Value Plays
Rob Geriak looks at a pair of Ducks at home against Vancouver as part of a seven-game Thursday slate.
September 28, 2017
Top Power-Play Producers
Jordan Buckley explores some of the most interesting power-play producers heading into 2017-18, including Flyers veteran Claude Giroux -- who could find life challenging without Brayden Schenn this year.
March 7, 2017
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.
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin digs through Tuesday's nine-game slate, and thinks Justin Faulk's typical plus/minus risk will be mitigated in a home matchup against the lowly Avalanche.
March 4, 2017
Frozen Fantasy: Has TB's Window Closed?
Janet Eagleson looks at the state of the Lightning, whose recent moves, including trading Ben Bishop, signal that the franchise is now facing a rebuild. That, and a tribute to RotoWire's Dan Pennucci.
March 2, 2017
Thursday Daily Puck: Sentimental for Schmaltz
Neil Parker recommends grabbing Nick Schmaltz and previews Thursday's 10-game slate with a focus on recapping the transactions before the trade deadline.
December 21, 2016
NHL Barometer: Miller Instinct
Among the topics in this week's Barometer, Jan Levine discusses the lead man in Vancouver's inevitably troubled goaltending situation.
December 17, 2016
Frozen Fantasy: 50 in 50 for Crosby
Janet Eagleson analyzes the prospects of Sidney Crosby getting 50 goals in 50 games this season. Sid the Kid is HOT.
December 16, 2016
FanDuel NHL: Friday Picks
Chris Morgan throws down his picks for Friday night's action on FanDuel, including Colorado's Matt Duchene in faceoff against the Panthers.
December 4, 2016
Neil Parker delivers his best potential waiver-wire adds this week, headlined by the Wild's Jared Spurgeon.
December 2, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Little Big League
A look ahead at a busy Saturday, a couple slumping sophomores, and a returning Jet.
November 30, 2016
NHL Barometer: Bust, A Cap
Jan Levine covers a number of slumping players in this week's Barometer, including a Washington blueliner who's not so elite anymore.
November 27, 2016
NHL Waiver Wire: FAAB Targets
Neil Parker identifies 11 attractive waiver-wire targets this week, led by Devils veteran Michael Cammalleri and Avalanche younger Mikko Rantanen.
November 24, 2016
The Man Advantage: Power Players of the Week
Chris Morgan examines six players widely available that have been proficient on the power play thus far this season.
November 25, 2016
DraftKings NHL: Friday Values
Neil Parker helps DraftKings players shop around for Black Friday values in their lineups, including impressive young Oiler Leon Draisaitl.
The Thursday Puck: Of Kessel and Subban
Neil Parker reaffirms Phil Kessel's return to stardom and looks at P.K. Subban's recent success. Thursday's two-game slate is also previewed with tidbits for daily and season-long players.
November 20, 2016
NHL Waiver Wire: Eaves-y Does It
Neil Parker looks at a few waiver-wire options in a Thanksgiving-shortened week, turning to the Stars' Patrick Eaves as his top option.
November 19, 2016
Frozen Fantasy: Deciding When to Cut Bait
Janet Eagelson discusses the process for deciding whether to cut bait on an underperforming player. Is it time to give up on Robby Fabbri?
November 16, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Finding Evgeny
Neil Parker looks at Evgeny Kuznetsov's struggles and previews Thursday's 10-game slate with tidbits for daily and season-long players.
November 14, 2016
Monday Daily Puck: Lightning Strikes Brooklyn
After a fun Sunday slate, Monday is more sparse with a great matchup between the New York Islanders and Tampa Bay Lightning.
November 13, 2016
NHL Waiver Wire: FAAB Budgeting
Neil Parker provides some enticing waiver-wire adds for this week, highlighted by the Jackets' Alex Wennberg and the Hurricanes' Noah Hanifin.
November 10, 2016
Thursday Daily Puck: Three's Company
RotoWire's Neil Parker looks at Winnipeg's new-look top line and previews the fantasy landscape of Thursday's 10-game slate with plenty of daily and season-long tips and tidbits.
November 7, 2016
Monday Daily Puck: The Biggest Surprise in Chicago
Artem Anisimov's 11-game point streak is the toast of the NHL.
May 16, 2016
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday-Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin picks the Monday-Tuesday NHL playoff games, including St. Louis' David Backes, who shows no signs of cooling off against the Sharks.
April 12, 2016
Stanley Cup Playoffs: Player Rankings
Jan Levine ranks the skaters and goalies in the Stanley Cup Playoffs for fantasy playoff leagues. Can you guess where Alex Ovechkin ranks?
Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview: Ducks are Team to Beat
Jan Levine previews the Stanley Cup Playoffs as the Anaheim Ducks aim to bring the cup back to Southern California for the second time in three years.
March 27, 2016
Monday Daily Puck: Surprising Penguin Showing Heart
Phil Kessel helping playoff push
March 26, 2016
Saturday Daily Puck: Wednesday Night Rivalry, On Saturday
With plenty of meaningful hockey happening Saturday, one game rises above the others in its ability to impact the postseason and provide serious drama
March 25, 2016
Friday Daily Puck: Not So Lame Ducks
The Ducks became the fourth team to clinch a playoff spot. Big props to Bob Murray.
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