2012

NHL Fantasy Briefs: Edmonton Oilers

No-brainers Players you should be drafting in all standard formats: Taylor Hall: Getting better and entering his third season.  If he stays healthy, he’ll pot an easy 30. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: Emerged as the primary center ... Continue reading →

NHL Fantasy Briefs: Detroit Red Wings

No-brainers Players you should be drafting in all standard formats: Jimmy Howard: Coming off his best season, yet, it will need to be seen how a Lidstrom-less D affects his numbers. Pavel Datsyuk: Datsyuk is ... Continue reading →

NHL Fantasy Briefs: Dallas Stars

No-brainers Players you should be drafting in all standard formats: Jamie Benn: Hard to argue against increasing his point totals every year despite less games played.  Look for 30+ goals if healthy. Loui Eriksson: Three straight 70+ ... Continue reading →

NHL Fantasy Briefs: Columbus Blue Jackets

No-brainers Players you should be drafting in all standard formats: Jack Johnson: Slim pickings for the Blue Jackets but 14 points in 21 games after the trade gets him on this list. James Wisniewski: 27 points in a ... Continue reading →

NHL Fantasy Briefs: Colorado Avalanche

No-brainers Players you should be drafting in all standard formats: Semyon Varlamov: Regrouped to finish the season on a solid note. Gabriel Landeskog: The new captain can only expect to improve on his 22-goal rookie ... Continue reading →

NHL Fantasy Briefs: Chicago Blackhawks

No-brainers Players you should be drafting in all standard formats: Patrick Sharp: Back-to-back 30-goal seasons at a weak winger position.  Draft and accept the injury risk. Jonathan Toews: Nearly a point-per-game after returning last season ... Continue reading →

NHL Fantasy Briefs: Carolina Hurricanes

No-brainers Players you should be drafting in all standard formats: Eric Staal: If the ‘Canes are going to do big things this year, Staal is the guy to start it off. Jordan Staal: Coming off ... Continue reading →

NHL Fantasy Briefs: Calgary Flames

No-brainers Players you should be drafting in all standard formats: Miikka Kiprusoff: The best fantasy option on this team but the wins will be lesser now more than ever. Jarome Iginla: Played every game over ... Continue reading →

NHL Fantasy Briefs: Buffalo Sabres

No-brainers Players you should be drafting in all standard formats: Ryan Miller: Still proving to be among the fantasy elite. Thomas Vanek: One of the most reliable near-30 goal scorers in the NHL… and you’... Continue reading →

NHL Fantasy Briefs: Boston Bruins

No-brainers Players you should be drafting in all standard formats: Zdeno Chara: Easy argument for a top-3 defenseman. Tyler Seguin: Should lead the B’s in points… again. Tuuka Rask: This is Rask’s tryout.  ... Continue reading →