Tag Archive | "Ilya Kovalchuk"

Line Change on the Fly: The Invaluable Daniel Sedin

Thursday, December 8, 2011

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

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Fantasy or Fiction: Do They Finish With 30 Goals?

Friday, November 18, 2011

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After an inspiring column this week from our esteemed Editor-in-chief, Alexander Monaghan, entitled “Do They Finish With 50 Goals?”, I decided to take a closer look at some of the great underachieving performances from 2011-12 , to ask the question: will a number of the league’s perennial goal scorers be able to shake off their…

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Ilya Kovalchuk Returns After Missing Five Games

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

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Kovalchuk will play tonight and skate on the top line while quarterbacking at least one of the two power play units. For the projected lines, click here. * * * Of course we didn’t find out Kovalchuk’s status until after game time (these things happen) but the alternate captain did not play. He did, however,…

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VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night October 10

Monday, October 10, 2011

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The Ironmen: Analyzing the Leaders in Games Played

Sunday, June 19, 2011

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Six special players laced up their skates for all 82 games of this year’s regular season and then the maximum 25 of a grueling postseason — totaling 107 games each. These six skaters — Henrik Sedin, Daniel Sedin, Ryan Kesler, Tomas Kaberle, Rich Peverley and Jannik Hansen — all likely played through injuries and gave everything their…

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Boxing Day shopping in the NHL

Sunday, December 26, 2010

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It’s the time of year when the fantasy owners that find themselves at the bottom of their league’s standings need to shake up their roster to make an impact for the second half of the fantasy season.  Whether you find yourself down in the dumps or preying on an unfortunate owner, here are some underachieving…

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The Biggest Fantasy Disappointments Thus Far

Saturday, November 13, 2010

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Every season there are guys who get off to slow starts, and you curse yourself for picking them in your draft, or holding on to them while all the hot starters get snapped up from the free agent pile.  Let’s take a look at some of the bigger disappointments thus far and what their prognosis…

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Nightly Scrap: Kovalchuk the hero in overtime

Saturday, November 13, 2010

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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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Fantasy Week 5 Reviewed

Friday, November 12, 2010

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This week in the NHL has been one that has seen star players collide, and rivalries renewed. In an original six matchup last night, Montreal and Boston played each other for the first time this season, and it was Carey Price who would be the one to outduel last year’s phenom Tuukka Rask to drive the Canadiens…

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Nightly Scrap: Not exactly a goalie dual in Pittsburgh

Thursday, November 11, 2010

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When you looked at the two starting goalies when the Pittsburgh Penguins hosted the Boston Bruins, it became an automatic goalie dual.  Brent Johnson entered the game with a 6-1-1 record and 1.62 GAA while Tim Thomas entered with a  7-0-0 record and 1.04 GAA– impressive to say the least. However, the 7-4 drubbing handed…

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