Daily Fantasy Hockey Notebook πŸ“˜ β€” 01/29/19

Updated: January 29, 2019 at 2:12 pm by Brock Seguin

Whether you spend your entire day at work or school, it can be difficult to stay on top of all NHL news. That’s why I have created the Daily Fantasy Notebook, so you can catch up on everything you might have missed throughout the day.

The notebook will be released every day after teams wrap up their morning skate. It will include a number of things: Injury updates, projected lines, goalie rankings and DFS value picks.

Key Injuries/Lineup Changes


  • CBJ: Markus Hannikainen (elbow) will play vs. Buffalo after missing the last six games.
  • CBJ: Matt Hunwick (healthy scratch) will play for the first time since December 18th.
  • BOS: Trent Frederic is expected to make his NHL debut after being recalled from Providence (AHL) on Monday.
  • NYR: Kevin Hayes (upper-body) will play vs. Philadelphia after missing the last nine games.
  • NYR: Brendan Smith (healthy scratch) will dress as a seventh defenseman.


  • CBJ: Boone Jenner (undisclosed) is day-to-day and will not play vs. the Sabres.
  • BUF: Lawrence Pilut will be a healthy scratch in Columbus.
  • BOS: Tuukka Rask (concussion) was placed on IR on Monday.
  • NYR: Pavel Buchnevich will be a healthy scratch vs. the Flyers.
  • PHI: Shayne Gostisbehere (lower-body) will miss his second straight game.

Projected Lineups

Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Buffalo Sabres (7:00 pm)

Panarin β€” Dubois β€” Atkinson

Foligno β€” Wennberg β€” Anderson

Bjorkstrand β€” Sedlak β€” Duclair

Dubinsky β€” Nash β€” Hannikainen

Werenski β€” Jones

Murray β€” Nutivaara

Harrington β€” Savard

Skinner β€” Eichel β€” Reinhart

Thompson β€” Sobotka β€” Pominville

Sheary β€” Mittelstadt β€” Rodrigues

Girgensons β€” Larsson β€” Okposo

McCabe β€” Ristolainen

Dahlin β€” Bogosian

Scandella β€” Hunwick

Boston Bruins vs. Winnipeg Jets (7:00 pm)

Marchand β€” Bergeron β€” Pastrnak

Cehlarik β€” Krejci β€” DeBrusk

Heinen β€” Frederic β€” Backes

Kuraly β€” Acciari β€” Wagner

Chara β€” McAvoy

Krug β€” Carlo

Grzelcyk β€” Miller

Connor β€” Scheifele β€” Wheeler

Laine β€” Little β€” Roslovic

Perreault β€” Lowry β€” Tanev

Lemieux β€” Copp β€” Appleton

Morrissey β€” Trouba

Kulikov β€” Myers

Niku β€” Morrow

New York Rangers vs. Philadelphia Flyers (7:30 pm)

Kreider β€” Zibanejad β€” Howden

Vesey β€” Hayes β€” Namestnikov

Chytil β€” Strome β€” Fast

McLeod β€” Nieves

Staal β€” DeAngelo

Skjei β€” McQuaid

Pionk β€” Shattenkirk


van Riemsdyk β€” Giroux β€” Konecny

Lindblom β€” Couturier β€” Voracek

Laughton β€” Patrick β€” Simmonds

Varone β€” Vorobyev β€” Raffl

Provorov β€” Sanheim

MacDonald β€” Gudas

Hagg β€” Folin

Consensus Goalie Rankings

  • βœ…Β β€” Confirmed


Goalie β€” Matchup β€” Price




βœ…Β Sergei Bobrovsky β€” vs. BUF ($8,000)




βœ…Β Jaroslav Halak β€” vs. WPG ($7,700)




βœ…Β Connor Hellebuyck β€” @ BOS ($7,600)




βœ…Β Alexandar Georgiev β€” vs. PHI ($7,900)




βœ…Β Carter Hutton β€” @ CBJ ($7,400)




βœ…Β Anthony Stolarz β€” @ NYR ($7,200)



Daily Value Picks

Brock Dylan
C Brett Howden ($3,100) Alexander Wennberg ($2,800)
W Oskar Lindblom ($2,700) Jack Roslovic ($2,500)
D Travis Sanheim ($3,700) Tyler Myers ($3,700)

Corsica Highest Projections

C Patrice Bergeron ($7,700) 7.52 DK Points
W Brad Marchand ($6,700) 7.64 DK Points
D Torey Krug ($5,200) 5.82 DK Points
G Sergei Bobrovsky ($8,000) 6.87 DK Points

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DFS Lines to Target:

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