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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 19 – March-ing Into The Playoffs

Thursday, March 3, 2016

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 19 – March-ing Into The Playoffs

  This week, Seegs, Beebs and D take a look back at the Trade Deadline, assess who were winners and who were losers. They breakdown players who were traded and how it affects their Fantasy Value and close out the show with high profile players you can drop and give you some waiver wire pickups…

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UPDATE: Join DraftKings Friday $8,000 Sniper Pool

Thursday, January 29, 2015

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UPDATE: Join DraftKings Friday $8,000 Sniper Pool

The top Fantasy Hockey resource on the web (us of course) has teamed up with DraftKings, the best one-day fantasy sports site around. Each week we will be bringing you DraftKings’ one-day fantasy hockey contests as well as my top picks at each position, to help you bring home some cash! If you are new…

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Adjusted Plus-Minus: Measuring Defensive Effectiveness

Monday, October 20, 2014

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Adjusted Plus-Minus: Measuring Defensive Effectiveness

From our Friends at camucksarmy.com Written By: Money Puck (@MoneyPuck_) Most people in the stats community dislike plus-minus, but my feelings are much stronger than that. I loathe plus-minus. It’s personal. The draft for my keeper league hockey pool was about to start and I was considering taking a flyer on a young Erik Karlsson. He…

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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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Line Change on the Fly: Weber Worth Every Penny

Sunday, December 25, 2011

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Line Change on the Fly: Weber Worth Every Penny

‘Line Change on the Fly’ is the feature where we re-rank our current player rankings. This edition ranks defensemen and their counterparts for the first time since the preseason. Feel free to go nuts in the comments. Good evening, fantasy hockey gamers. For the last couple of weeks we’ve heard clamoring over our current rankings.…

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Has Michael Del Zotto Made the Jump?

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

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Has Michael Del Zotto Made the Jump?

In October 2009, New York Rangers rookie Michael Del Zotto set the fantasy world on fire by recording 13 points in his first 12 NHL games.  Unfortunately, it was just a mirage, and Del Zotto ended up having a fairly disappointing campaign, finishing with 37 points and a -20 rating in 80 games.  The 2010-11…

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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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Ten Reasons Why the Bruins Beat Vancouver

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

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Ten Reasons Why the Bruins Beat Vancouver

Alexander Monaghan runs both NHLHotStove.com and Daily Faceoff. In fairness to both audiences, this short piece will run cross-promotionally. Stay tuned for additional coverage on the Stanley Cup Finals from both excellent writing staffs. Tonight, the Boston Bruins hoisted the Stanley Cup for the first time since 1972, turning Beantown back into a hockeytown. Bostonians…

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Nightly Scrap: Big night for big centers

Thursday, November 18, 2010

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Nightly Scrap: Big night for big centers

Jonathan Toews and the Chicago Blackhawks finally beat the Edmonton Oilers the way they know they could, via blowout. Toews would score three followed by Patrick Sharp and Bryan Bickell en route to a 5-0 win over the Oilers.  In addition, Marty Turco shutout the opposition and got his first as a Blackhawk while Nikolai…

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Fantasy Season in Review: Vancouver Canucks

Thursday, August 5, 2010

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Fantasy Season in Review: Vancouver Canucks

Offensive Corps: The Canucks lineup was full of overachieving fantasy performers, and if you won your league, there is a good chance you had one or more of these guys. Henrik Sedin topped the NHL with 112 points and 83 assists, making him arguably the steal of the season.  He achieved these lofty numbers even…

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