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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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2018-19 Fantasy Hockey Sleepers

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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Anyone can take Sidney Crosby with the second overall pick in a Fantasy Hockey draft, but it is the players that you can “steal” in the 14th or 16th rounds of drafts that go on to play like fifth or seventh round picks.  A sleeper can also be last year’s Claude Giroux, who was drafted…

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DFO GPP Targets (11/30)

Thursday, November 30, 2017

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Studs Anze Kopitar ($6,900) As a team the Kings are starting to slow down because of injuries but the one person on the team who is full steam ahead is Kopitar. He has already matched his goal total from last year with twelve and is averaging more than a point per game. This isn’t an…

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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: Nashville Predators

Monday, September 25, 2017

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Following an offseason in which they acquired P.K. Subban from the Montreal Canadiens, the Nashville Predators entered the 2016-17 season with extremely high expectations. About mid-way through the season, the Predators sat at a disappointing 17-16-7—which ranked 12th in the Western Conference at that time. After a sluggish start, Nashville finished the season 24-13-5 (53…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Value Plays – January 6th

Friday, January 6, 2017

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There are six games tonight and there seems to be a number of value players who are slated to play key roles for their teams this evening. Below I’ve listed a value player at each position. This Cheat Sheet includes DraftKings and FanDuel salary as well as SaberSim dfs projections. These projections don’t tell you exactly…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – October 14th

Friday, October 14, 2016

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The 2016-17 NHL season is still young, but we have already seen some amazing performances in the first two nights of the season. On Wednesday, it started with a four-goal NHL debut for Auston Matthews, followed up by a great night from Connor McDavid. On Thursday it continued with a five-point performance from the red-hot…

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 15 – He’s McBack!

Friday, February 5, 2016

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This week, Seegs, Beebs and D rave about Connor McDavid’s glorious return to the Oilers’ lineup. They also name a few players they expect to tear it up down the stretch as well as shed some light on some Fantasy Hockey unsung heroes and prospects who should become fantasy relevant. Be sure to subscribe on both…

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DailyFaceoff First Round Mock Draft

Friday, June 27, 2014

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It is almost impossible to predict what is going to happen at the NHL draft, because it is expected that there will be trades, which will obviously throw this for a loop. But, here is my best guess at where all 30 teams will go with their first round pick on Friday. Enjoy and make…

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