Tag Archive | "Joe Thornton"

Thornton heads to the IR with Knee Infection

Monday, October 8, 2018

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The San Jose Sharks placed Joe Thornton on the injured reserve list with a knee infection. An exact timetable for his return is unknown but he is expected to be sidelined for at least a week. Thornton is on antibiotics to fight the infection that caused swelling in his right knee. Sharks’ head coach Peter…

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2018-19 Season Preview: San Jose Sharks

Friday, September 28, 2018

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The San Jose Sharks cruised to a 45-27-10 record last season. They finished third in the Pacific Division and made the playoffs for the 14th time in 15 years. The addition of Evander Kane at the trade deadline bolstered the Sharks’ attack enough to make it past the first round. They swept their longtime rivals,…

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Ranking Fantasy Hockey Centres by Tiers (6-9)

Thursday, August 30, 2018

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On Wednesday, I broke my top 23 centres down into five tiers and below you will find the remaining top 50 centres into four more tiers.  Tier 6 Logan Couture (SJS), William Karlsson (VGK), Brayden Schenn (STL), Dylan Larkin (DET), Ryan Johansen (NSH), Sean Couturier (PHI), Eric Staal (MIN)  This tier is loaded with 2018…

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2018 NHL Free Agent Tracker

Saturday, June 30, 2018

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The Top 30 Unrestricted Free Agents have been ranked below using Corsica’s Player Ratings to rank them.  Free Agency opens on Sunday, July 1st and we will update this list as the Free Agents start signing contracts. Throughout the week I will also be previewing the top players at each position.  Players 2018 Team 2019…

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2018 NHL Free Agency Preview: Centres

Monday, June 25, 2018

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The NHL Free Agency period opens on Sunday, July 1st and there are a number of big fish on the market.  Over the course of the week, I will be previewing the top names at each position. Included in each report is the player’s Corsica Player Rating, their Positional Ranking and their Predicted Contract from…

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DailyFaceoff Wednesday GPP Stacks

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

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Hey everyone, and welcome back. The NHL season is finally here and with that of course that means DFS. Tonight there is a four game opening night slate and while that isn’t the largest of slates I still think there will be some good options for stacking and I will outline my favorites below. Winnipeg Jets: On…

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NHL Offseason 2017: Top 30 UFA Tracker

Saturday, July 1, 2017

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The Vegas Golden Knights Expansion Draft and the NHL Entry Draft are in the rearview mirror, restricted free agents have been given qualifying offers but a large number of players remain without contracts as we head into July 1st. Below are my Top 30 Unrestricted Free Agents and I will be tracking who they sign…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: San Jose Sharks

Friday, October 7, 2016

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We are five days away from the start of the NHL season. The scheduling of your Fantasy Hockey drafts have begun. The DraftKit is on sale and it is time to start previewing the 2016-17 NHL season. I will be previewing two teams every day and each preview will consist of: Projected Line Combinations, a breakdown of each team’s…

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DraftKings Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: May 11th

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

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  Now this is going to be exciting. We already have the Tampa Bay Lightning vs. the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference Final, but we have two Game 7’s over the next two days to determine who goes on to the Western Conference Final. It starts with the Stars vs. the Blues tonight and…

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DraftKings Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: December 30th

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

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Tonight’s featured Contest over at DraftKings has a $3 entry fee and a $30,000 prize pool! The top 2,300 scorers will earn themselves some cash with 1st place taking home $2,000! Are you new to DraftKings or Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS)? (If so, SIGN UP for an Account HERE) Here’s a quick explanation on how to build…

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