Daily Fantasy Hockey Notebook — 10/02/19

Updated: October 2, 2019 at 4:20 pm by Brock Seguin

The Daily Fantasy Hockey Notebook will be released everyday Monday-to-Friday as soon as the morning skates finish.

The Notebook includes everything you need to know to set your Season-Long and Daily Fantasy Lineups: including Injuries, Projected Lines and Pairings, Starting Goalie Rankings, Value Picks (DFS), and previews from our DFS Premium Package.


Key Injuries/Lineup Changes

IN

  • — [TOR] Nick Shore will make his Maple Leafs debut on the fourth line.
  • — [WSH] Martin Fehervary will make his NHL debut on the Capitals blueline.
  • — [VAN] Brock Boeser (concussion) will play in the Canucks season opener.

OUT

  • — [TOR] Jason Spezza will be a healthy scratch in the season opener.
  • — [WSH] Michal Kempny (hamstring) has been cleared for contact but will not play in St. Louis.
  • — [EDM] Tomas Jurco (undisclosed) underwent a medical procedure and will not play vs. Vancouver.
  • — [EDM] Riley Sheahan is in concussion protocol and will miss 7-to-10 days.
  • — [VAN] Tyler Motte will miss two weeks with an upper-body injury.
  • — [VGK] Alex Tuch (upper-body) is week-to-week and has been placed on IR.
  • — [VGK] Cody Eakin (undisclosed) is day-to-day; will not play in the season opener.
  • — [SJS] Evander Kane has been suspended for three games.
  • — [SJS] Radim Simek (knee) is day-to-day; will not play in the season opener.

Projected Lineups

*Subject to change*

Ottawa Senators @ Toronto Maple Leafs [7:00 pm]

Tkachuk — White — Brown

Duclair — Tierney — Ryan

Ennis — Anisimov — Batherson

Chlapik — Pageau — Sabourin

Chabot — Zaitsev

Brannstrom — Hainsey

Borowiecki — DeMelo

Kapanen — Tavares — Marner

Johnsson — Matthews — Nylander

Mikheyev — Kerfoot — Moore

Timashov — Shore — Gauthier

Rielly — Ceci

Muzzin — Barrie

Sandin — Marincin

Washington Capitals @ St. Louis Blues [8:00 pm]

Ovechkin — Backstrom — Wilson

Vrana — Eller — Oshie

Hagelin — Stephenson — Panik

Leipsic — Dowd — Hathaway

Siegenthaler — Carlson

Orlov — Jensen

Fehervary — Gudas

Schwartz — Schenn — Tarasenko

Blais — O’Reilly — Perron

Fabbri — Bozak — Thomas

Barbashev — Sundqvist — Steen

Pietrangelo — Faulk

Bouwmeester — Parayko

Dunn — Bortuzzo

Vancouver Canucks @ Edmonton Oilers [10:00 pm]

Ferland — Pettersson — Boeser

Pearson — Horvat — Miller

Eriksson — Sutter — Leivo

Schaller — Beagle — Virtanen

Edler — Myers

Hughes — Tanev

Benn — Stecher

Nygaard — McDavid — Neal

Draisaitl — Nugent-Hopkins — Kassian

Granlund — Haas — Chiasson

Khaira — Cave — Archibald

Nurse — Larsson

Klefbom — Bear

Russell — Benning

San Jose Sharks @ Vegas Golden Knights [10:30 pm]

Meier — Couture — Yurtaikin

Bergmann — Hertl — Radil

Sorensen — Thornton — Labanc

M. Karlsson — Goodrow — Gambrell

Dillon — E. Karlsson

Vlasic — Burns

Ferraro — Prout

Marchessault — Karlsson — Smith

Pacioretty — Glass — Stone

Pirri — Stastny — Zykov

Carrier — Nosek — Reaves

McNabb — Schmidt

Merrill — Theodore

Holden — Engelland

Consensus Goalie Rankings

✅ — Confirmed

🅿️ — Probable

🅾️ — Projected

Rank

Goalie — Matchup — Price

Brock

Dylan

1

Frederik Andersen — vs. OTT ($8,400)

1

1

t-2

Jacob Markstrom — @ EDM ($7,200)

2

3

t-2

Marc-Andre Fleury — vs. SJS ($8,100)

3

2

4

Jordan Binnington — vs. WSH ($7,800)

4

4

5

Braden Holtby — @ STL ($7,700)

5

5

6

Martin Jones — @ VGK ($7,300)

6

6

7

Mike Smith — vs. VAN ($7,400)

7

7

8

Craig Anderson — @ TOR ($6,800)

8

8

Daily Value Picks

Brock Dylan
C Cody Glass ($2,800) Cody Glass ($2,800)
W Robert Thomas ($2,900) Kasperi Kapanen ($4,300)
D Quinn Hughes ($4,000) Nate Schmidt ($4,000)

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