January 7th, 2010

Starting Goalies: Thursday, January 7, 2010

Chicago Blackhawks @ Boston Bruins Antti Niemi Tim Thomas Confirmed. Confirmed. @NHLBlackhawks Boston Globe Ottawa Senators @ Washington Capitals Pascal Leclaire Jose Theodore Confirmed. Confirmed. @NHL_Sens Tarik El Bashir New York Rangers @ Atlanta Thrashers Chad Johnson ... Continue reading →

Red Light Specials: 1/7 Edition

Afternoon guys. A pretty bad 0-2 night last night thanks to the Rangers offense awakening and the Sharks needing extra time to beat the Blues. You’ll have these kinds of nights. Initially, I had ... Continue reading →

Sleeper: Michal Neuvirth

Things are not going very well for José Théodore in Washington, and that has benefited nobody more than a particular young goalie. No, not Simeon Varlamov, but someone a month older, Michal Neuvirth. At ... Continue reading →

Better Living Through Chemistry

An interesting piece from Rich Lindbloom about the Hawks chemisty: For the past two and a half seasons, without overstating the obvious, the Hawks have developed a team chemistry that would rival Watson and Crick’... Continue reading →

Short Shifts

Notable lineup changes from around the NHL: Eric Staal will miss tonight’s game on personal leave.  Canes Lines Nik Antropov was a late scratch Tuesday and will miss Thursday as well with an undisclosed ... Continue reading →

Is Rick DiPietro Worth A Roster Spot in Your League?

Is Rick DiPietro Worth A Roster Spot in Your League?

It’s no secret that Rick DiPietro is back with the New York Islanders after taking nearly a season and a half off recovering from knee surgery.  It’s also no secret that the Islanders ... Continue reading →

Eric Staal’s Personal Leave Implications

For fantasy owners of Eric Staal and NHL bettors, here is a quick update and suggestion on Eric Staal and the Hurricanes: Staal has been granted a personal leave following the death of his sister-in-law.  ... Continue reading →

VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night Jan. 6

We want you, our readers, to vote daily on the previous night’s Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night. Based on your votes, points will be assigned to the top 3 stars of the night and at ... Continue reading →