Tag Archive | "Mikael Backlund"

2017-18 Season Preview: Calgary Flames

Monday, September 4, 2017

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2017-18 Season Preview: Calgary Flames

The Flames missed the playoffs in 2015-16 and hired Glen Gulutzan as their new bench boss last season and he led them back to the postseason with a 44-33-4 record (94 points)—good for the first Wild Card spot in the Western Conference. Following a first round playoff exit, changes were abound in Calgary this summer, […]

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – January 4th

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – January 4th

How’s it going everyone! Welcome to the first Cheat Sheet of the 2017 calendar year. I’ve been  cashing in regularly lately, so hopefully that will translate into my advice tonight. Below I’ve listed some of my favourite DFS forward, defence and goalie plays are for tonight’s six-game slate. This Cheat Sheet includes DraftKings and FanDuel […]

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Calgary Flames

Monday, September 19, 2016

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Calgary Flames

We are 23 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 Cheat Sheet – April 21st

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

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DraftKings Cheat Sheet – April 21st

The Red Wings and the Lightning get back in action tonight after having an extra day off and tonight the Canadiens and Senators will get some rest. Tonight’s featured contest has a $3 entry fee with a $16,000 prize pool. The top 1,225 finishers will be paid out with 1st place winning $1,500! Join HERE and […]

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Keeping Karlsson (Podcast) – Playoff Interview with Brock

Friday, March 20, 2015

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Keeping Karlsson (Podcast) – Playoff Interview with Brock

I hopped onto one final Keeping Karlsson episode for the season to discuss the fantasy hockey playoffs. Elan and I talk about strong playoff pickups, a look forward at the schedule and answer some listener questions. Listen on iTunes or keepingkarlsson.com

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Team-by-Team Season Preview – Calgary Flames

Thursday, July 24, 2014

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Team-by-Team Season Preview – Calgary Flames

Additions: Subtractions: Jonas Hiller – G Mike Cammalleri – C/LW Mason Raymond – LW/RW Chris Butler – D Deryk Engelland – D Blair Jones – C Ben Street – RW Joey MacDonald – G Since losing to the Tampa Bay Lightning in game seven of the 2003-04 Stanley Cup Finals, the Calgary Flames have not […]

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Crashing the Net: Should You Give Backlund a Chance?

Monday, November 21, 2011

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Crashing the Net: Should You Give Backlund a Chance?

Welcome to this week’s edition of Crashing the Net. For this seventh week of the season we’re going to take a look at each position and some of the players that you might want to add to your roster. We hope you will be able to utilize this article in order to gain a competitive […]

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Olli Jokinen suspended three games for crosscheck

Thursday, November 18, 2010

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Olli Jokinen suspended three games for crosscheck

Calgary Flames center Olli Jokinen will miss the next three games for cross-checking Phoenix Coyotes forward Wojtek Wolski in the head. Playing primarily on the second line, Jokinen has been a disappointment with only two goals and is a far cry from his career-high of 39 goals set back in 2006-2007 with the Florida Panthers. […]

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Rookie Report: Top 10 Forwards

Saturday, November 13, 2010

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Rookie Report: Top 10 Forwards

At the 2010 entry draft, the question was Taylor vs Tyler, who will go first. Before the season started, all the rookie hype was on 2010 first overall pick Taylor Hall as the prime Calder candidate. Now that we are 15 games in, it’s time to have a look at where the rookie forwards stand. […]

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Nightly Scrap: Canes dominate Stanley Cup rematch

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

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Nightly Scrap: Canes dominate Stanley Cup rematch

The Carolina Hurricanes simply continue to score goals in buckets.  As an excellent combination of veteran presence and youth, the team seems to be finally establishing their identity.  What better way to show that to the rest of the League than embarassing the team they beat in the playoffs just five short years ago. Captain […]

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