Tag Archive | "Vladimir Tarasenko"

2018-19 Season Preview: St. Louis Blues

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

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The Blues were one of the hottest teams in the league to start the 2017-18 season, opening the year with a 17-6-1 record. Unfortunately, they failed to carry that momentum throughout the season, struggling down the stretch. They finished at 44-32-6 and fell a single point shy of making the playoffs, ending a streak of…

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2018-19 Fantasy Hockey Breakouts

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

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Dylan and I have already released our lists of 2018-19 Fantasy Hockey Sleepers and Busts. Today we have compiled a list of our 2018-19 Fantasy Hockey Breakout candidates. A breakout is a player who is poised to set career-highs and will likely come with great value on Draft Day. We used FantasyPros Average Draft Positions (ADP),…

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Tarasenko Hopes to be Ready for Training Camp

Friday, September 7, 2018

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Five months after shoulder surgery, St. Louis Blues winger Vladimir Tarasenko hopes to be ready for training camp.  “I’m pretty close,” Tarasenko told The Associated Press during the NHL’s annual media tour. Tarasenko has spent the off-season rehabbing from reconstructive surgery on his left shoulder, a process that he said “felt like six months.” The 24-year-old…

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Ranking Fantasy Hockey Right Wingers By Tiers (1-5)

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

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Over the course of the next five weeks, we will be churning out a bunch of content to help you prepare for the 2019 fantasy season. Our Projections and Cheat Sheets will be out soon, as well as the classic posts like: Sleepers, Breakouts, Busts, and Rookies to Target.  These tier posts breakdown our positional…

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2017-18 Draft Kit: Old Faces in New Places (Part 2)

Monday, September 11, 2017

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This two-part series continues with eight more players who will be dawning new uniforms this fall and what the changes mean for their fantasy value in 2017-18. If you missed Part 1, check it out here. 8. Antti Raanta – G – Coyotes 2016-17 Stats: GP-26 | W-16 | GAA-2.26 | SV%-.922 | SO-4 2017-18 Projections: GP-61…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: St. Louis Blues

Saturday, October 8, 2016

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We are four 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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2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Draft Day Value: Left Wings

Monday, September 26, 2016

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With the Fantasy Hockey season fully upon us, training camps started, fantasy drafts being scheduled and players getting injured, it is time to look at the Average Draft Positions (ADP) on Yahoo! and see who is going way too late in drafts. I’ve looked at the ADP’s of all of the Left Wings and cross…

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DraftKings Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: May 20th

Friday, May 20, 2016

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I hope all of my fellow Canadians have a great May 2-4 long weekend! This Friday edition is coming at you live from my cottage, so my views may be slightly hazy because of all the sunshine and the fact that I’m writing this from my dock. Both the Lightning and Blues find themselves down…

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Playoff Preview: Blues vs. Blackhawks | Game 2

Friday, April 15, 2016

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There is always talk about the NHL wanting to increase scoring, but there is something about a 0-0 overtime game in the playoffs that is crazy exciting. Despite not scoring at all, Game 1 did not lack excitement. There was back and fourth action all game long, but both Corey Crawford and Brian Elliott stood…

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Playoff Preview: Blues vs. Blackhawks | Game 1

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

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Originally I had stated that I was going to do a preview of each series, but ran out of time quickly, so now I’ve decided to do a quick preview for each game of the playoffs. Not too in depth, but enough to help you guys find out who is in, who is out, who…

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