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E. Staal (upper-body) will return to Hurricanes’ lineup Tuesday

Monday, October 27, 2014

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E. Staal (upper-body) will return to Hurricanes’ lineup Tuesday

Carolina Hurricanes’ captain Eric Staal will return to the lineup on Tuesday against the Vancouver Cancuks. Staal has missed the last five games with an upper-body injury that he suffered on October 11th against the Islanders. Without Staal the Hurricanes went 0-3-2 (0-5-2 on the season) while being outscored 18-8. They remain the only team…

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2013-14 Fantasy Position Previews – Right Wings

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

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2013-14 Fantasy Position Previews – Right Wings

The final forward position we have to preview for the 2013-14 season is right wing. Our positions are based off of  the Yahoo! fantasy hockey positions. We’re going to take a look at the top right wingers along with young players on the rise, overlooked value, rookies and sleepers! Top-Tier After Alexander Ovechkin was named to…

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Alexander Semin expected to return Tuesday

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

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Alexander Semin expected to return Tuesday

With the Canes currently mired in a 1-11-1 slump that saw them fall 8 points behind the Capitals for the division lead and the Islanders for the 8th playoff spot, they could get a boost tonight with Alexander Semin returning from his two-game absence. While the Canes haven’t received the kind of production they’d expect…

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Depth players dominate the DF Fantasy Team of the Week

Monday, March 4, 2013

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Depth players dominate the DF Fantasy Team of the Week

In this week’s installment of the DailyFaceoff Team of the Week it is the depth players of fantasy who had huge weeks. No Stamkos or Crosby this week because every player on this team had an average draft position of 74 or higher (ESPN). Remember this team will be based off of the usual fantasy scoring…

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If They Drop… You Should Pounce

Friday, January 11, 2013

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If They Drop… You Should Pounce

  When it comes to drafting a good fantasy team obviously you want to get your hands on the big names like Crosby, Stamkos and Malkin. If you’re fortunate enough to land one of these All-Stars on your team, that’s a fantastic way to start your draft. However, the most important picks you’re going to…

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Hurricanes looking to make a run at the Cup

Monday, July 30, 2012

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Hurricanes looking to make a run at the Cup

After trading for their captain Eric Staal’s brother Jordan earlier in the offseason the Carolina Hurricanes made another big offseason splash by signing Alexander Semin. After missing the playoffs for the third straight year the Hurricanes have apparently decided it’s time to get back into the hunt for the Stanley Cup. On July 26th they…

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NHL Playoff Pool Position Primer: Forwards

Sunday, April 8, 2012

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NHL Playoff Pool Position Primer: Forwards

The NHL regular season may be over, but that is no reason to stop being a fantasy addict now! Several excellent websites such as Office Pools, Rinkotology and HockeyDraft.ca offer tailored pools that satisfy the need of the biggest hockey-crazed addicts, so stop biting your nails get your playoff draft on. We currently offer a free…

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2011-12 Fantasy Hockey Disappointments

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

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2011-12 Fantasy Hockey Disappointments

Every year there is a guy (or 10) that utterly and completely fails to live up to expectations.  Sometimes it is because expectations are too high, and other time, they just stink. Let’s take a quick look at some of the guys who fit the bill this year, and what we can expect moving forward.…

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VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night April 2

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

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VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night April 2

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Dropping the Gloves 2: Electric Boogaloo

Friday, February 24, 2012

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Dropping the Gloves 2: Electric Boogaloo

Dropping the Gloves is a new series in which Cameron Chase and Alexander Monaghan share their weekly thoughts on fantasy hockey via email. The main purpose of the article is to entertain so keep in mind that the contents may, or may not, be factual. Feel free to gripe in the comments. —–Original Message—– From:…

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