Tag Archive | "Alex Ovechkin"

NHL Finalizes Stanley Cup Finals Schedule

Thursday, May 24, 2018

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When the 2018 NHL Season started, the Washington Capitals were a bit of an afterthought after missing many opportunities to win a Stanley Cup and the Vegas Golden Knights were just happy to be there.  Once the season got started, the Golden Knights put people on notice and it quickly became evident that they were…

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Evgeny Kuznetsov sends Capitals to Eastern Conference Final

Monday, May 7, 2018

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For the first time in 20 years, the Washington Capitals are going to the Conference Finals. Evgeny Kuznetsov scored on a breakaway 5:27 into overtime to give the Capitals the victory and eliminate the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 of their second-round playoff series. With the score tied 1-1 in the extra period, Alex Ovechkin recovered…

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Alex Ovechkin scores baseball-like game-winner, sticks it to Pittsburgh fans

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

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The Washington Capitals needed a hero in Game 3 against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Alex Ovechkin delivered. Ovechkin scored the game-winning goal with 1:07 remaining to propel the Capitals to a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series with Pittsburgh. After taking a pass from Nicklas Backstrom,  Ovechkin fired…

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Alex Ovechkin and Capitals eliminate Blue Jackets in Game 6

Monday, April 23, 2018

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There won’t be a Game 7 in Columbus. The Blue Jackets were eliminated from the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs following a 6-3 loss to the Washington Capitals in Game 6 on Monday. Capitals’ captain Alex Ovechkin had another dominating performance, scoring a pair of goals to lead the way for Washington. Ovechkin concluded the series…

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Legit or Not-Legit – Fantasy Rookie Edition

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

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In the early weeks of October 2016 Pavel Buchenevich took the Fantasy world by storm. The year before it was Oscar Lindberg, and for both players; within a month they were among the most dropped players league wide. There is always a rookie or unknown name who comes flying out of the gate and gains…

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What The ADP!? – Players Going Later Than They Should (Part 1)

Monday, September 25, 2017

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Training camp is in full swing, players are getting cut left and right and Fantasy Hockey drafts are winding up. It’s still a little too early to put a tonne of stock in Yahoo’s current Average Draft Positions (ADP), but it’s also worth taking a look at. I went through all of the players with…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Value Plays – December 21st

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

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With 12 games yesterday and 10 games tomorrow, there are only two contests tonight. The first is a battle between the Flyers and Capitals—the Flyers are 10-1-1 in their last 12 while the Capitals come in with six wins in their last seven. And the night wraps up with the Coyotes vs. Oilers. Arizona has…

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DraftKings Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: May 4th

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

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There is only one game tonight, so the DraftKings contests span over two days, combining tonight’s game with the two games tomorrow. PLAY DRAFTKINGS $14K FORECHECK Add even more excitement to the NHL playoffs Prove your NHL knowledge Compete with other hockey fans around the globe $14,000 prize pool First place wins $1,250 Only $4 to…

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DraftKings Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: April 20th

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

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There are four more playoff games on tonight’s slate, with two of the more predictable series going and two of the most unpredictable series playing as well. PLAY DRAFTKINGS $20K SNIPER Add even more excitement to the NHL playoffs Prove your NHL knowledge Compete with other hockey fans around the globe $20,000 prize pool First…

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Playoff Preview: Capitals vs. Flyers | Game 1

Thursday, April 14, 2016

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Wednesday was an exciting night of playoff hockey and it continues with four games tonight. The Lightning-Red Wings engaged in a physical affair, the Penguins-Rangers had a surprising battle of the backup goalies and the Blues-Blackhawks played in an ultra-exciting 1-0 OT game. The first game on tap tonight is the Presidents Trophy winning Washington…

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