Daily Fantasy Hockey Notebook — 12/04/19

Updated: December 4, 2019 at 6:23 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] Mitch Marner (ankle) has been activated from IR and is expected to return after an 11-game absence.
  • – [COL] Mikko Rantanen (ankle) will play in Toronto after leaving Monday’s game early.
  • – [COL] Matt Calvert (head) will play for the first time since November 16th.
  • – [PIT] Stefan Noesen signed with the Penguins on Monday and will make his Penguins debut vs. the Blues.
  • – [STL] Carl Gunnarsson (illness) will return to the St. Louis blueline after a three-game absence.
  • – [EDM] Kris Russell (personal) will be back in the Oilers lineup vs. Ottawa.
  • – [EDM] Joel Persson was called up on Tuesday and will play vs. Ottawa.

GAMETIME DECISION

  • – [WSH] Nicklas Backstrom (upper-body) is questionable to play Wednesday in Los Angeles.

OUT

  • – [COL] Gabriel Landeskog (lower-body) practiced Monday and Wednesday but will not play in Toronto.
  • – [COL] Andre Burakovsky (upper-body) took part in the morning skate but will miss his third straight game.
  • – [COL] Vladislav Kamenev will not play in Toronto due to an illness.
  • – [PIT] Patric Hornqvist will be out longer-term with a lower-body injury.
  • – [PIT] Brian Dumoulin underwent surgery to repair lacerated tendons in his left ankle and is expected to miss at least eight weeks.

Projected Lineups

*Subject to change*

Avalanche @ Maple Leafs (7:00 pm)

Donskoi – MacKinnon – Rantanen

Calvert – Kadri – Compher

Nichushkin – Bellemare – O’Connor

Nieto – Jost – Tynan

Makar – Zadorov

Girard – Rosen

Cole – Graves

Johnsson – Matthews – Nylander

Mikheyev – Tavares – Marner

Hyman – Kerfoot – Kapanen

Engvall – Gauthier – Timashov

Rielly – Ceci

Muzzin – Holl

Dermott – Barrie

Blues @ Penguins (8:00 pm)

Schwartz – Schenn – Walker

Sanford – O’Reilly – Perron

Barbashev – Bozak – Thomas

MacEachern – de la Rose – Brouwer

Gunnarsson – Pietrangelo

Bouwmeester – Parayko

Dunn – Faulk

Guentzel – Malkin – Simon

Galchenyuk – McCann – Noesen

Kahun – Blueger – Tanev

Aston-Reese – Blandisi – Lafferty

Johnson – Letang

Pettersson – Marino

Riikola – Ruhwedel

Senators @ Oilers (9:30 pm)

Tkachuk – Pageau – Duclair

Namestnikov – Anisimov – White

Paul – L. Brown – C. Brown

Ennis – Tierney – Beaudin

Chabot – Hainsey

Borowiecki – Zaitsev

Brannstrom – DeMelo

Neal – McDavid – Archibald

Khaira – Draisaitl – Gagner

Nygard – Sheahan – Chiasson

Granlund – Haas – P. Russell

Klefbom – Larsson

Nurse – Bear

K. Russell – Persson

Capitals @ Kings (10:00 pm)

Ovechkin – Kuznetsov – Wilson

Vrana – Eller – Oshie

Hagelin – Boyd – Panik

Leipsic – Dowd – Hathaway

Kempny – Carlson

Orlov – Jensen

Siegenthaler – Gudas

Iafallo – Kopitar – Brown

Carter – Prokhorkin – Toffoli

Kempe – Lizotte – Wagner

Clifford – Amadio – Lewis

Ryan – Doughty

Hutton – Roy

MacDermid – Walker

Consensus Goalie Rankings

✅ — Confirmed

🅿️ — Probable

🅾️ — Projected

Rank

Goalie — Matchup — Price

Brock

Dylan

1

Mikko Koskinen – vs. OTT ($8,300)

1

1

2

Jordan Binnington – @ PIT ($7,600)

2

2

3

🅾️ Ilya Samsonov – @ LAK ($8,000)

3

3

t-4

Philipp Grubauer – @ TOR ($7,400)

4

5

t-4

Tristan Jarry – vs. STL ($7,800)

5

4

6

Frederik Andersen – vs. COL ($8,000)

6

6

7

Jonathan Quick – vs. WSH ($6,900)

7

7

8

🅾️ Marcus Hogberg – @ EDM ($6,900)

8

8

Daily Value Picks

Brock Dylan
C Nikolai Prokhorkin ($2,500) Tyler Bozak ($3,500)
W Stefan Noesen ($2,500) Dominik Simon ($2,800)
D Ian Cole ($3,000) Travis Dermott ($2,500)

Optimizer Highest Projections

C Nathan MacKinnon ($8,600) 23.29 DK Points
W Alex Ovechkin ($8,400) 16.68 DK Points
D John Carlson ($7,000) 13.92 DK Points
G Mikko Koskinen ($8,300) 13.66 DK Points

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DFS Lines to Target:

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2. *********

3. Los Angeles 1 (Iafallo – Kopitar – Brown)

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