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Fantasy Season in Review: Pittsburgh Penguins

Sunday, August 8, 2010

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Fantasy Season in Review: Pittsburgh Penguins

Offensive Corps: The 2009-2010 season ended in disappointment after the team won the Stanley Cup the season before.  If it wasn’t for captain Sidney Crosby and his sudden goal scoring touch the Penguins very well could have finished lower than their 4th seed and 2nd round playoff exit. As previously mentioned, Crosby posted career highs…

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Igloo Insider: Pittsburgh’s Poni Ride Begins Today

Saturday, March 6, 2010

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Igloo Insider: Pittsburgh’s Poni Ride Begins Today

After being acquired from the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday in exchange for Luca Caputi and Martin Skoula, Alexei Ponikarovsky is expected to make his debut today in a Pittsburgh uniform. It could be said that “Poni” was the biggest name traded in the last week, in a Trade deadline that saw just how little…

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Grab Alexei Ponikarovsky Now

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

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Grab Alexei Ponikarovsky Now

Ray Shero and the Pittsburgh Penguins seem to buy every year, creating a new fantasy star in the process.  Last year we saw Chris Kunitz and Bill Guerin gain immediate value by flanking one of Sidney Crosby or Evgeni Malkin.  This year Alexei Ponikarovsky reeps the benefits of playing with one of the two. Interestingly…

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Igloo Insider: Vancouver welcomes Fleury-less Penguins

Saturday, January 16, 2010

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Igloo Insider: Vancouver welcomes Fleury-less Penguins

The Nashville Predators did it last night, and tonight the Pittsburgh Penguins will hope to complete their own sweep through Western Canada. It would be quite an accomplishment for a team that despite it’s superstar roster dropped 7 of its last 9 before heading out to Calgary, and five players from Pittsburgh are getting a…

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Igloo Insider: Pens struggling at mid-way point

Sunday, January 3, 2010

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Igloo Insider: Pens struggling at mid-way point

Happy New Year hockey fans! I hope you all had a great holiday, but there’s been no rest on or off the ice, as it’s been an especially entertaining week for us all. The Olympic rosters were announced, the World Juniors got under way in Saskatchewan, and most would say the Winter Classic lived up…

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Igloo Insider: Pens scoring depth coming through, and is it the league’s best?

Thursday, November 26, 2009

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Igloo Insider: Pens scoring depth coming through, and is it the league’s best?

Just to start off by saying that I am Patrick, now excited to be a part of the DailyFaceoff team. I will be posting topics of interest on the Pittsburgh Penguins as well as things concerning the NHL in general, though most important to us all is Fantasy Hockey, and so that is what will…

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Pittsburgh Penguins 2009/10 Season Preview

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

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Pittsburgh Penguins 2008/09: 45-28-9 (2nd in Atlantic, 4th in East) Arrived: Michael Rupp (NJ), Jay McKee (STL), Brent Johnson (WSH) Departed: Hal Gill (MTL), Rob Scuderi (LA), Petr  Sykora (UFA), Philippe Boucher (Retired), Mathieu Garon (CBJ) What a year it was for the young Penguins. They secured a core of young stars and won a…

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Who To Draft 1st Overall?

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

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If the Hockey Gods have blessed you this season and you have been lucky enough to receive the 1st overall pick in your fantasy league, stop everything and take a deep breath.  We here at DailyFaceoff.com know the anxiety and fear of picking the wrong guy may have you feeling not so lucky, but the…

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