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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning

Monday, September 23, 2019

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After dominating the league throughout the regular season, the Tampa Bay Lightning entered the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs as the overwhelming favourite. What happened next can only be described as one of the most surprising and disappointing playoff performances of all time. The Lightning were swept out of the first round by the Columbus Blue…

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Valuing Unsigned RFAs in Fantasy Drafts

Friday, September 13, 2019

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Training camps are underway and the 2019-20 NHL season has officially commenced, for some players.  There are still eight unsigned RFA forwards that had 49 points or more last year and three RFA defensemen that averaged over 19:00 TOI/gm. @Mitch Marner and @Mikko Rantanen are both first or second-round Fantasy talents but come with inherent…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Tiers: Centres (1-5)

Thursday, September 12, 2019

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One of the first things you will notice when you open up the DFO Top 300, is how many centres have a case for being drafted in the first round.  While there are many elite centres, it is also the deepest position in fantasy hockey and one you can fill-out in the middle rounds if…

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Brayden Point records fastest hat trick in 27 years

Thursday, November 15, 2018

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Brayden Point did something incredible for the Tampa Bay Lightning Thursday evening against the Pittsburgh Penguins. The speedy 22-year-old forward scored a natural hat trick in a span of 1:31 at PPG Paints Arena. It was also his first career NHL hat trick. Point scored his first goal with 2.7 seconds remaining in the first…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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One year after inexplicably missing the playoffs, the 2017-18 Tampa Bay Lightning set franchise records in Wins (54) and Points (113).  Since Jon Cooper took over for Guy Boucher in March of 2013, only four teams (Capitals, Blues, Penguins and Ducks) have won more games than the Lightning (243-144-40). Former GM Steve Yzerman stepped down…

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Ranking Fantasy Hockey Centres by Tiers (1-5)

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

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The 2019 Fantasy Hockey season is rapidly approaching and you know this because everyone is doing their Fantasy Football Drafts, and hockey is not too far behind.  Over the course of the next five weeks, we will be turning out a bunch of posts to help you prepare yourself for the 2019 Fantasy season. Our…

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Power Play continues to carry the Lightning in Playoffs

Friday, May 18, 2018

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On Thursday night the Tampa Bay Lightning were once again badly outshot by the Capitals but escaped Washington with a win.  Andrei Vasilevskiy was outstanding for the second straight game and has now stopped 72 of the last 76 shots (.947 SV%) that he has faced. That is a significant upgrade from the 10 goals…

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Brayden Point dances through Bruins for stunning goal

Friday, May 4, 2018

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Brayden Point has been a revelation this NHL season. And the party hasn’t stopped in the playoffs. The 22-year-old Lightning forward scored one of the better goals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs in Game 4 against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on Friday evening. After pursuing the Bruins on the back-check in the neutral…

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