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2020 Fantasy Hockey Tiers: Left Wings (6-8)

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

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Our top 28 left-wingers were broken down into five Tiers and the next 15 are separated into three more Tiers. The remaining left-wingers include a mix first-liners on lesser quality teams and proven veteran top-6 wingers.  Check out any of our other Tiers posts:  — Centres (1-5) — Centres (6-9) — Left Wings (1-5) Tier…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Chicago Blackhawks

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

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The 2018-19 Chicago Blackhawks were an offensive powerhouse with little to no regard for playing defense, finishing the season eighth in goals for but 30th in goals against. Only the Ottawa Senators surrendered more than Chicago’s 3.55 goals per game. Their fast and high-octane style of play certainly catered to the team’s strength. Chicago’s star-studded group of…

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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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2017-18 Season Preview: Columbus Blue Jackets

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

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During the 2016-17 season, the Blue Jackets won 50 games for the first time in franchise history, thanks to a 16-game winning streak from November 29th-to-January 3rd—yeah they didn’t lose a game in the month of December. After a successful regular season, the Blue Jackets were bounced in the first round of the playoffs by…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Chicago Blackhawks

Monday, September 11, 2017

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Following a six-year stretch in which the Blackhawks won three Stanley Cups, Chicago has been eliminated in the first-round in each of the last two seasons. The Blackhawks finished the with third best record in the NHL last season, winning the Central Division for the second time in five years. Following the first-round exit and…

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2017-18 Draft Kit: Old Faces in New Places (Part 1)

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

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This summer there were changes abound and a lot of the player movement will have a huge impact on the fantasy hockey landscape for the 2017-18 season. In this two-part series we will take a look at 15 players who will be suiting up in new uniforms this fall and what to expect from them with their…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – February 13th

Monday, February 13, 2017

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There are only two games tonight: The Rangers, who hold down the first Wild Card spot in the East are in Columbus to take on a Blue Jackets team that sits second in the Metropolitan, but just two points up on the Rangers. The NHL’s second worst team, the Coyotes, are in Calgary to face…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – December 5th

Monday, December 5, 2016

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There are four games tonight, but it looks like it could be a night led by goaltending—Tuukka Rask (3rd), Craig Anderson (t-7th), Sergei Bobrovsky (t-10th), Roberto Luongo (t-10th), Braden Holtby (t-18th) and Robin Leher (t-18th) will all start and all rank in the top 20 in save percentage. Following the deal with SaberSim, these Cheat Sheets are…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – November 4th

Friday, November 4, 2016

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Below I have listed my favourite centres, wingers, defensemen and goalies for tonight’s slate of Daily Fantasy action. Each player is listed with their prices from both of the Daily Fantasy giants—DraftKings and FanDuel—prices are listed as (DraftKings / FanDuel) Centres Rickard Rakell – vs. ARI – (DK-$5,300 / FD-$5,100) With Ryan Getzlaf not expected to…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Columbus Blue Jackets

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

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We are 21 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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