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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Montreal Canadiens

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

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The 2018-19 Montreal Canadiens season went from being a pleasant surprise to a crushing disappointment when the Habs finished just two points shy of Columbus for the final Eastern Conference Wild Card spot. Most prognosticators were expecting a dormant season from a heavily turned over Montreal roster, but the Habs were able to ride stellar 5v5 play…

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Canadiens name Shea Weber Captain

Monday, October 1, 2018

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The Montreal Canadiens named defenseman Shea Weber the 30th captain in franchise history. The recently traded Max Pacioretty served as the team’s captain for the last three seasons. The announcement was made just three weaks after head coach Claude Julien and general manager Marc Bergevin claimed the team was in no hurry to name a…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Montreal Canadiens

Monday, September 24, 2018

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The Canadiens ended the 2017-18 season with just 71 points, their worst finish since the 2000-01 season and a far cry from their 103-point campaign in 2016-17. They continued to dismantle their former core this off-season, sending Alex Galchenyuk to the Coyotes in June and Max Pacioretty to the Golden Knights in early September. The…

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2018-19 Fantasy Hockey Sleepers

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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Anyone can take Sidney Crosby with the second overall pick in a Fantasy Hockey draft, but it is the players that you can “steal” in the 14th or 16th rounds of drafts that go on to play like fifth or seventh round picks.  A sleeper can also be last year’s Claude Giroux, who was drafted…

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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: Montreal Canadiens

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

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Following a disappointing 2015-16 season in which the Montreal Canadiens missed the playoffs thanks to an early-season Carey Price injury, Montreal found themselves back atop the Atlantic Division last season, only to be bounced in the first-round of the postseason. After starting the season 31-19-8 the Canadiens elected to fire their head coach of four…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – December 28th

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

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There are five games across the NHL tonight and below I have listed my favourite Centres, Wingers, Defensemen and Goalies for tonight’s #dfs slate. This Cheat Sheet includes DraftKings and FanDuel salary as well as SaberSim dfs projections. These projections don’t tell you exactly what’s going to happen. One game samples have too much randomness…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Montreal Canadiens

Friday, September 30, 2016

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We are 12 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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DraftKings Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: January 6th

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

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Welcome back Daily Fantasy Hockey Players! Hopefully 2015 was a good year for all of you in terms of making money on DraftKings! I’m here to help, so hopefully my advice has been going a long way! Tonight’s featured contest has a $3 entry fee and a $40,000 Prize Pool. The top 3,200 finishers will…

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