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January 18, 2018
FanDuel NHL: Thursday Value Plays
Rob Geriak takes stock of Thursday's 10-game slate, recommending a pair of Predators at home against the lowly Coyotes.
January 9, 2018
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Tuesday Picks
Doug Greenberg delivers his recommendations for Tuesday's seven-game slate, including Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews on the road in Ottawa.
January 4, 2018
FantasyDraft NHL: Thursday Values
Chris Morgan thinks the Wild's Devan Dubnyk makes a fantastic play Thursday at home against the low-scoring Sabres.
December 28, 2017
NHL Waiver Wire: Picks of the Week
Neil Parker looks into the waiver-wire situation one last time in 2017, highlighting his best picks of the week heading into the new year.
December 21, 2017
Neil Parker delivers some waiver-wire recommendations in advance of a holiday-shortened week, including Vegas defenseman and power-play quarterback Shea Theodore.
Rob Geriak likes the Predators' Ryan Johansen on Thursday against visiting Carolina.
December 18, 2017
NHL Barometer: Risers & Fallers
Jan Levine checks out the league's risers and fallers one last time before the Christmas break, drawing attention to Sharks blueliner Brent Burns, who's finally snapped out of a prolonged slump.
December 14, 2017
Neil Parker explores the waiver-wire landscape again this week, turning one of his recommendations toward Capitals blueliner Matt Niskanen.
December 13, 2017
FanDuel NHL: Wednesday Value Plays
Rob Geriak is going back to the well with Josh Bailey of the Islanders against visiting Dallas on Wednesday.
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Wednesday Picks
Bruins netminder Tuukka Rask has been playing well lately, making him one of Doug Greenberg's recommendations Wednesday against the Red Wings.
December 8, 2017
DraftKings NHL: Friday Picks
Neil Parker suggests rolling with Blackhawks star Patrick Kane in a prime bounce-back spot against visiting Buffalo on Friday.
FanDuel NHL: Friday Value Plays
In Friday’s matchups, Rob Geriak likes Washington’s Nicklas Backstrom, whom he expects to produce and easily exceed his salary in a soft home matchup.
December 7, 2017
Neil Parker checks out the waiver-wire landscape again this week, turning over one of his recommendations to the Panthers' Nick Bjugstad, who's currently skating on the top line in Sunrise.
November 30, 2017
Neil Parker looks over the waiver-wire landscape again this week, suggesting a pair of widely available Jets -- like Kyle Connor -- who are making fantasy waves as the calendar turns to December.
November 27, 2017
Jan Levine delivers his weekly take on the league's risers and fallers, rounding things out with the Canadiens' superstar netminder Carey Price, who's recently returned from injury and ready to turn his team around.
November 26, 2017
DraftKings NHL: Sunday Picks
Neil Parker turns back to Tuukka Rask of the Bruins between the pipes at home against the Oilers on Sunday.
November 24, 2017
Neil Parker delivers his best waiver-wire candidates coming out of the Thanksgiving holiday, turning back the clock with the Panthers' Roberto Luongo as a goalie to consider.
November 22, 2017
DraftKings NHL: Wednesday Picks
Neil Parker looks over Wednesday's DraftKings slate, rolling with the Ducks' Sami Vatanen on the back end against the visiting Golden Knights.
April 15, 2017
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Saturday Picks
After registering a goal and an assist in Game 1, Sasha Yodashkin is going back to Ryan Getzlaf for Game 2 against the Flames.
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 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.
March 31, 2017
Saturday Daily Puck: Is Gallagher a Fantasy Oasis?
It's the first of April, and you'd be a fool not to be interested in Saturday's slate of NHL games. Plus, a Canadien who might be able to get you over the fantasy hump.
NHL Barometer: Flyer High
In Jan Levine's final regular-season column, he looks at a couple Philly forwards who are trying to push the team into the playoffs.
March 27, 2017
Frozen Fantasy: Pull All the Levers
Janet Eagleson says you better be asking fellow owners to help keep your league race honest right to the end. It's all in 'the ask.'
March 20, 2017
Monday Daily Puck: Anyone But Arizona
A look at Monday's NHL slate, including why Arizona is a team you don't want to touch, even if other struggling teams can provide value.
March 18, 2017
P.K. Subban comes in with 17 points in his last 17 games, but Sasha Yodashkin explains why the Preds defenseman can be avoided Saturday.
March 15, 2017
NHL Barometer: Murray Up!
One goalie is rising above the competition in Pittsburgh to take hold of the top job. See who else Jan Levine discusses in this week's Barometer.
March 14, 2017
Left, Right & Center: Bozak Knows Best
Evan Berofsky outlines his risers, fallers and those in transition for this week, including the Leafs' Tyler Bozak, who has carved out a nice role behind the team's stud rookies.
February 26, 2017
Sunday Daily Puck: Stadium Seriezzz
The Penguins and Flyers played in an outdoor game, and the Penguins won. What else is new?
January 17, 2017
DraftKings NHL: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker finds plenty of value on Tuesday's nine-game slate, and recommends a Maple Leaf mini-stack headlined by phenom Auston Matthews as they host the Sabres.
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