Tag Archive | "Christopher Higgins"

Fantasy Hockey Cliffnotes: Streaming Goals & Assists

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

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Fantasy Hockey Cliffnotes: Streaming Goals & Assists

Fantasy Hockey Cliffnotes is an article that will attempt to find bargains for fantasy hockey teams hurting in certain categories. The below analysis will be in shorthand form, with the emphasis being on short-term, relevant value based on various aspects of the game. Enjoy. Goals Curtis Glencross, Left Wing, Calgary Flames The only reason Glencross’s…

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The Return of the Vancouver Canucks

Thursday, December 29, 2011

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The Return of the Vancouver Canucks

Back in October, Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock explained that the Vancouver Canucks should not have a Stanley Cup hangover. In his opinion, that only comes after winning something — a task the Canucks failed to do last June. Yet the defending Western Conference Champions found themselves in a hole during the first…

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VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night December 4

Sunday, December 4, 2011

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VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night December 4

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One Year Later: The 2010 Free Agent Impact, Part II

Friday, September 16, 2011

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One Year Later: The 2010 Free Agent Impact, Part II

By Alexander Monaghan Editor-in-chief We touched upon this concept in our Part I but it bears repeating: improving your team via free agency continues to become a trend of the past. Today, we will take a look at 10 players who improved their fantasy hockey game after leaving their previous organizations via free agency. Most…

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Evaluating Christopher Higgins Through History

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

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Evaluating Christopher Higgins Through History

The curious case of Christopher Higgins was exactly that: curious. Coming into this season, the Long Island native signed a one-year deal worth $1.6 million with the Florida Panthers essentially offering the former first round pick a one-last-chance deal. Perhaps the deal could be defined as more lucrative than one-last-chance as those usually go for…

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Canucks Gain Depth by Acquiring Higgins, Lapierre

Monday, February 28, 2011

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Canucks Gain Depth by Acquiring Higgins, Lapierre

The news came pretty late in the day but the Vancouver Canucks finally made their move and addressed their needs. In two separate deals, Mike Gillis and company got a gritty fourth line center in Maxim Lapierre and can now push speedy forward Mason Raymond into producing by acquiring Christopher Higgins.  As a complete non sequitur, both…

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Nightly Scrap: Kovalchuk the hero in overtime

Saturday, November 13, 2010

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Nightly Scrap: Kovalchuk the hero in overtime

Ilya Kovalchuk scored the game winning goal just two days after flubbing a shootout attempt and ending the Devils’ attempt for a win.  However, most of the credit for the team’s win has to go to getting some fresh legs in the lineup as Brian Rolston, Mattias Tedenby and Alexander Vasyunov all potted their first goals…

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Jokinen Officially a Blueshirt

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

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Jokinen Officially a Blueshirt

After nearly a 24 hour wait, GM Darryl Sutter shipped both Brandon Prust and Olli Jokinen to the New York Rangers in exchange for Christopher Higgins and Ales Kotalik.  The largest name of course is Jokinen, who just four years ago eclipsed the 90-point range. Through 55 games he contributed 35 points which puts him…

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