Tag Archive | "Jared Spurgeon"

2020 Fantasy Hockey Tiers: Defensemen (6-9)

Friday, September 27, 2019

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Previous Tiers Posts: — Centres (1-5) — Centres (6-9) — Left Wings (1-5) — Left Wings (6-8) — Right Wings (1-5) — Right Wings (6-9) — Defensemen (1-5) Tier 6 @Drew Doughty If you’re looking for a safe, durable defenseman, Doughty is your man. He hasn’t missed a game since 2014 and is tied for 11th among all NHL defensemen in points…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Minnesota Wild

Monday, September 9, 2019

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After six consecutive playoff appearances and three straight first-round exits, the Minnesota Wild missed the postseason in 2019.  Minnesota finished seventh in the Central Division while ranking 27th in GoalsFor (2.56) but 12th in GoalsAgainst (2.84). The Wild will return Bruce Boudreau behind the bench for the fourth season but fired GM Paul Fenton after just one year. Former power-forward Bill Guerin has…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Minnesota Wild

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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During the 2016-17 season the Minnesota Wild set a franchise record with 49 wins and 106 points, but got eliminated in the first round of the playoffs for the second straight year. The Wild have made the postseason for five consecutive seasons but have yet to make it passed the second round. They had a…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Minnesota Wild

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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We are 14 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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2016 Playoff Preview: (1) Dallas Stars vs. (4) Minnesota Wild

Monday, April 11, 2016

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After a disappointing 2014-15 season where the Dallas Stars found themselves golfing in mid-April, they battled their way back to the top of the Western Conference and are in the playoff for just the second time in eight years. Dallas’ first round opponent is the Minnesota Wild, who have made the playoffs for the fourth…

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DraftKings Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: January 15th

Friday, January 15, 2016

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Tonight’s featured DraftKings contest has the usual $3 entry fee with a $37,500 prize pool. First place wins a cool $2,500 and over 2,900 players will get paid! Use this cheat sheet and try your luck!         Here’s a quick explanation on how to build your lineup an play! You have $50,000 in…

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 8 – Would You Rather?

Sunday, November 22, 2015

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Episode 8 of the DailyFaceoff Podcast is now available on iTunes and SoundCloud! In this episode Seegs, Beebs and D discuss the NHL’s new All Star Game format, players with new Yahoo! position eligibility, play “Would You Rather” fantasy hockey style and give you some waiver wire targets in standard and deep leagues. Be sure to subscribe on both…

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Conference Semifinals Preview – Blackhawks vs. Wild

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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Playoff Team Stats Blackhawks Wild G/PG 3.17 (3rd) 2.83 (5th) GA/PG 3.50 (15th) 2.33 (t-8th) PP% 15.8% (9th) 33.3% (1st) PK% 72.7% (t-13th) 81.8% (9th) Playoff Point Leaders Blackhawks Wild Jonathan Toews 3G / 5A = 8 Points Zach Parise 3G / 4A = 7 Points Duncan Keith 2G / 5A = 7 Points Jason Pominville…

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2015 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview – Blues vs. Wild

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

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Blues Wild G/PG 2.92 (5th) 2.77 (t-12th) GA/PG 2.40 (5th) 2.42 (6th) PP% 22.3% (4th) 15.8% (27th) PK% 83.7% (t-7th) 86.3% (1st) St. Louis Blues Lines Minnesota Wild Lines Season Series Tied 2-2 Nov. 29 – STL 3 – 2 MIN (SO) Mar. 14 – MIN 3 – 1 STL Mar. 21 – MIN 6…

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Keeping Karlsson (Podcast) – Surviving the Homestretch

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

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The rumours are true– the 56th edition of the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast has arrived! Listen on iTunes or keepingkarlsson.com

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