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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Detroit Red Wings

Saturday, September 7, 2019

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The Detroit Red Wings have missed the playoffs for three consecutive seasons after not missing once in 25 years.  Their front office underwent a big shift this offseason, with former captain Steve Yzerman returning to where it all began and long-time GM Ken Holland departing for the Edmonton Oilers vacancy. Yzerman did a tremendous job building a perennial favourite while he was at…

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Fantasy Hockey Breakout Candidates for 2019-20

Monday, August 19, 2019

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Every year in the NHL, there are players that have breakout seasons and end up making all the difference for fantasy hockey owners. These players that are usually well-known in the hockey world, but have the potential of taking that next step in their careers in the upcoming season. Take Rangers’ forward Mika Zibanejad and…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Detroit Red Wings

Friday, September 21, 2018

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The Detroit Red Wings used to be the model of consistency that other teams would strive to be, but now they find themselves as the hunters and not the hunted. After 25 consecutive years of making the playoffs, the Red Wings have now missed the postseason in back-to-back years. In three years under head coach Jeff…

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REPORT: Red Wings nearing bridge deal with Mantha; open to trading down in Draft

Thursday, May 31, 2018

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The Detroit Red Wings own the No.6 overall pick in this summer’s draft, but they may trade down.  The Red Wings are also reportedly nearing a contract extension with a former first-round pick, Anthony Mantha. Mantha is one of many restricted free agents in Detroit this summer, but according to The Athletics’ Craig Custance, he…

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Line Matching – October 10th

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

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After covering the basics of line matching in yesterday’s article, it’s time to look at tonight’s 7-game slate and the possible opportunities to find an edge. New York Rangers vs. St. Louis Blues – NYR1 (Kreider–Zibanejad–Buchnevich) has mostly matched up 5v5 vs. the top opposition line at home, and got destroyed puck possession wise against…

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What The ADP!? – Players Going Later Than They Should (Part 2)

Wednesday, September 27, 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. On other sports related article such as golf…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Detroit Red Wings

Thursday, September 14, 2017

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After making the playoffs for 25 consecutive seasons, the Detroit Red Wings historic run came to an end last season and it might be a few years before we see them back in the postseason. The Red Wings were bounced in the first round of the playoffs in their last three appearances, so the writing…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – January 4th

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

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How’s it going everyone! Welcome to the first Cheat Sheet of the 2017 calendar year. I’ve been  cashing in regularly lately, so hopefully that will translate into my advice tonight. Below I’ve listed some of my favourite DFS forward, defence and goalie plays are for tonight’s six-game slate. This Cheat Sheet includes DraftKings and FanDuel…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Detroit Red Wings

Saturday, September 24, 2016

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We are 18 days away from the start of the NHL season. The scheduling of your Fantasy Hockey drafts have begun. The DraftKit is on sale and it is time to start previewing the 2016-17 NHL season. I will be previewing two teams every day and each preview will consist of: Projected Line Combinations, a breakdown of each team’s…

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Team-by-Team Season Preview – Detroit Red Wings

Thursday, August 7, 2014

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Additions: Subtractions: Kevin Porter – C David Legwand – C Andy Miele – C Todd Bertuzzi – RW Daniel Alfredsson – RW Mikael Samuelsson – RW The Detroit Red Wings went 10-5-2 in their final 12 games of 2013-14 to extend their playoffs streak to 23 consecutive seasons. Finishing in the final Wild Card spot,…

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