Tag Archive | "Elias Lindholm"

2020 Fantasy Hockey Tiers: Right Wings (1-5)

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

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Breaking the Dailyfaceoff Top-300 down into Tiers continues with the Right Wingers. Previous Tiers Posts: — Centres (1-5) — Centres (6-9) — Left Wings (1-5) — Left Wings (6-8) Tier 1 @Nikita Kucherov The 2019 Art Ross Trophy winner is in a tier of his own among right-wingers and should be the top player on your board on draft…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Calgary Flames

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

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While they certainly have the makings of a contender, the Flames will be hard-pressed to surpass last year’s win total. Led by a dynamic group of young superstars, Calgary produced over 3.5 goals per game last season. The top-heavy nature of their offense was ultimately their downfall. Calgary had no plan B when their stars…

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The Flames signed Hanifin to six-year extension

Friday, August 31, 2018

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The Calgary Flames signed defenseman Noah Hanifin to a six-year, $29.7 million ($4.95M AAV) on Thursday night.  The Flames acquired Hanifin from the Carolina Hurricanes in late-June trade. Calgary gave up Dougie Hamilton, Michael Ferland and Adam Fox and received the 21-year-old defenseman and forward Elias Lindholm.  Hanifin is coming off of the best offensive…

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Breaking Down the Hurricanes/Flames Trade

Sunday, June 24, 2018

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Day one of the NHL Draft was quiet, but the Carolina Hurricanes and Calgary Flames made a big splash on day two.  The Hurricanes traded Noah Hanifin and Elias Lindholm to the Flames for Dougie Hamilton, Micheal Ferland and prospect Adam Fox.  The Hurricanes were having a difficult time signing restricted free agent Lindholm and were…

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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: Carolina Hurricanes

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

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Despite missing the playoffs for the seventh consecutive season, the Hurricanes enter the 2017-18 season with postseason aspirations. In order to get back to the postseason for the first time since 2008-09, the Hurricanes need to score more goals and give up less. Simple right? At the very least the Hurricanes front office made an…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Carolina Hurricanes

Monday, September 19, 2016

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We are 23 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: February 5th

Friday, February 5, 2016

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DraftKings has two featured contests for the three-game slate tonight. The first has a $3 ENTRY FEE with First Place walking away with $2,000! The top 2,250 finishers will be split the $30,000 Prize Pool!        The second contest has a $27 ENTRY FEE with First Place walking away with $3,500! The top 200 finisherswill be split the $25,000 Prize Pool!       Here’s a…

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2015-16 NHL Divisional Breakdown: Metropolitan

Friday, September 11, 2015

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In the past I have done a breakdown of all 30 NHL teams. This season I have decided to break it down by division with a preview for each team inside! In the Atlantic Division Preview I noted that one of the biggest offseason moves was the hiring of Mike Babcock, but the biggest move…

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Keeping Karlsson (Podcast) – Twelve Upvotes and Counting

Sunday, November 9, 2014

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Elan and Brian rendez-vous’d late on a Saturday night and well into Sunday morning to bring you this latest episode of the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey podcast. There’s been a rash of injuries to top-6 players, and we’ll let you know which of their teammates are being helped or hurt by the ensuing lineup shuffle.…

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