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2018-19 Season Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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The Maple Leafs finished the 2017-18 season with 105 points and a 49-26-7 record. They were bounced in the first round of the playoffs for the second straight season, losing in 7 games to their divisional rivals, the Boston Bruins. They made easily the biggest splash of the off-season, signing free agent John Tavares to…

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Ranking Fantasy Hockey Centres by Tiers (1-5)

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

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The 2019 Fantasy Hockey season is rapidly approaching and you know this because everyone is doing their Fantasy Football Drafts, and hockey is not too far behind.  Over the course of the next five weeks, we will be turning out a bunch of posts to help you prepare yourself for the 2019 Fantasy season. Our…

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2018 NHL Free Agent Tracker

Saturday, June 30, 2018

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The Top 30 Unrestricted Free Agents have been ranked below using Corsica’s Player Ratings to rank them.  Free Agency opens on Sunday, July 1st and we will update this list as the Free Agents start signing contracts. Throughout the week I will also be previewing the top players at each position.  Players 2018 Team 2019…

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2018 NHL Free Agency Preview: Centres

Monday, June 25, 2018

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The NHL Free Agency period opens on Sunday, July 1st and there are a number of big fish on the market.  Over the course of the week, I will be previewing the top names at each position. Included in each report is the player’s Corsica Player Rating, their Positional Ranking and their Predicted Contract from…

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Snow, Weight relieved of their duties; Lamoriello names himself GM

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

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The New York Islanders announced that General Manager Garth Snow and head coach Doug Weight have been relieved of their duties.  In late May, Lou Lamoriello was named President of Hockey Operations and he named himself as the new GM, taking over for Snow. Lamoriello said that both of them will remain with the organization,…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.11 — Barrett Hayton

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

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The New York Islanders have missed the playoffs for the last two seasons and enter a crucial offseason that could shift the foundation of the franchise.  John Tavares is set to become an unrestricted free agent and it remains to be seen if he will re-up with the Islanders. Losing Tavares would set them back,…

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Islanders name Lou Lamoriello President of Hockey Operations

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

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The New York Islanders have hired Lou Lamoriello as their President of Hockey Operations and announce that he will “have full authority over all hockey matter with the organization.”  Following a three-year stint as the General Manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Lamoriello is headed back to the state of New York.  Lamoriello was the…

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2017-18 Season Preview: New York Islanders

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

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One year after reaching the 100-point plateau for the second straight season, the New York Islanders found themselves out of the playoffs in 2016-17, but the future still remains bright in Brooklyn. There are a couple of reasons to like what lies ahead of the Islanders and it started when they stepped away from head…

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2017-18 Draft Kit: Old Faces in New Places (Part 1)

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

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This summer there were changes abound and a lot of the player movement will have a huge impact on the fantasy hockey landscape for the 2017-18 season. In this two-part series we will take a look at 15 players who will be suiting up in new uniforms this fall and what to expect from them with their…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – February 3rd

Friday, February 3, 2017

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There is a five-game slate tonight which includes: A great matchup between the Penguins and Blue Jackets. An hot-Islanders team against an ice-cold Red Wings team. The return on Jonathan Huberdeau and Aleksander Barkov vs. the Ducks. Brian Elliott going for three wins in a row in New Jersey. Finally, Cam Talbot and the Oilers…

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