Daily Fantasy Hockey Notebook | 03-08-18

Updated: March 8, 2018 at 4:20 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 everyday 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

IN

– Mika Zibanejad (illness) will be back after a one-game absence.
– Kyle Turris (rest) is expected to be back in the Predators lineup.
– Milan Lucic (illness) took part in the morning skate and is expected to play vs. the Islanders.
– Sergei Bobrovsky (illness) will dress as Joonas Korpisalo’s backup on Thursday.
– Dion Phaneuf (illness) will play after missing Wednesday’s practice.
– Tobias Enstrom (lower-body) will be back in the Jets lineup on Thursday.
– Jan Rutta (lower-body) will return to Chicago blueline on Thursday.
– Sven Andrighetto (leg) will play for the first time since December 31st.
– Brian Gibbons (thumb) will play for the first time since January 20th.
– Joakim Nordstrom (face) will return to the Hurricanes lineup.

GAMETIME DECISION

– Mathieu Perreault (illness) will be a game-time decision in New Jersey.
– Melker Karlsson (lower-body) will be a game-time decision vs. the Blues.
– Trevor Lewis (upper-body) will be a game-time decision vs. the Capitals.

OUT

– Mark Scheifele is day-to-day with an upper-body injury; won’t play in New Jersey.
– Roman Josi (upper-body) is expected to miss his fourth straight game.
– Kevin Fiala is expected to be the latest Predator to be rested.
– Reilly Smith is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury; won’t play in Detroit.
– Frans Nielsen (upper-body) will miss at least the next two games.
– David Backes has been suspended for the next three games.
– Pavel Zacha (upper-body) will not play Thursday vs. the Jets.
– Nate Schmidt (undisclosed) will not play Thursday; will join the team in Buffalo.
– Joel Edmundson (arm) is nearing a return; but won’t play Thursday.
– Steve Mason (lower-body) was hurt in the morning skate and won’t dress on Thursday.

Projected Lineups

⛔️-Gametime Decision

New Jersey Devils vs. Winnipeg Jets

New Jersey Devils Winnipeg Jets

Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Colorado Avalanche

Columbus Blue Jackets Colorado Avalanche

Boston Bruins vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Boston Bruins Philadelphia Flyers

Ottawa Senators vs. Buffalo Sabres

Ottawa Senators Buffalo Sabres

Detroit Red Wings vs. Vegas Golden Knights

Detroit Red Wings Vegas Golden Knights

Florida Panthers vs. Montreal Canadiens

Florida Panthers Montreal Canadiens

Tampa Bay Lightning vs. New York Rangers

Tampa Bay Lightning New York Rangers

Nashville Predators vs. Anaheim Ducks

Nashville Predators Anaheim Ducks

Chicago Blackhawks vs. Carolina Hurricanes

Chicago Blackhawks Carolina Hurricanes

Edmonton Oilers vs. New York Islanders

Edmonton Oilers New York Islanders

San Jose Sharks vs. St. Louis Blues

San Jose Sharks St. Louis Blues

Los Angeles Kings vs. Washington Capitals

Los Angeles Kings Washington Capitals

Consensus Goalie Rankings

✅ – Confirmed
????️ – Probable
????️ – Projected

BROCK SEGUIN DYLAN BERTHIAUME
1. Andrei Vasilevskiy (vs. NYR)
✅ [$8,500]
1
2. Marc-Andre Fleury (@ DET)
✅ [$8,300]
2
3. Pekka Rinne (vs. ANA)
????️ [$8,200]
3
4. Jonathan Quick (vs. WSH)
????️ [$8,000]
4
5. Roberto Luongo (vs. MTL)
✅ [$8,400]
5
6. Tuukka Rask (vs. PHI)
✅ [$8,200]
6
7. Martin Jones (vs. STL)
✅ [$8,100]
7
8. Connor Hellebuyck (@ NJD)
✅ [$8,100]
8
9. Craig Anderson (vs. BUF)
✅ [$7,600]
9
10. John Gibson (@ NSH)
✅ [$8,200]
10
11. Henrik Lundqvist (@ TBL)
✅ [$7,000]
11
12. Cam Talbot (vs. NYI)
????️ [$7,800]
12
13. Robin Lehner (@ OTT)
????️ [$7,500]
13
14. Joonas Korpisalo (vs. COL)
✅ [$7,700]
14
15. Philipp Grubauer (@ LAK)
✅ [$7,000]
15
16. Charlie Lindgren (@ FLA)
????️ [$6,900]
16
17. Semyon Varlamov (@ CBJ)
✅ [$7,700]
17
18. Petr Mrazek (@ BOS)
????️ [$7,300]
18
19. Carter Hutton (@ SJS)
✅ [$7,200]
19
20. Cory Schneider (vs. WPG)
✅ [ $7,400]
20
21. Jimmy Howard (vs. VGK)
????️ [$6,800]
21
22. J-F Berube (vs. CAR)
✅ [$7,500]
22
23. Scott Darling (@ CHI)
✅ [$7,500]
23
24. Chris Gibson (@ EDM)
✅ [$7,400]
24

Daily Value Picks

BROCK SEGUIN DYLAN BERTHIAUME
FORWARD Ryan Strome ($3,900)
DEFENSEMAN John Gilmour ($3,800)
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Brock Seguin

Brock has been the Editor-In-Chief of DailyFaceoff.com since the start of the 2012-13 season, the Host of the DFO Podcast since 2015 and Editor-In-Chief of DailyDugout since the 2017 season.

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