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

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

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At first glance, you might think there are a lot of high-end left-wingers but the bottom falls out pretty quickly. There are some incredible goal-scorers at the position, with at least five players who could go for 40-plus goals this season—@Alex Ovechkin, @Leon Draisaitl, @Brad Marchand, @Jake Guentzel, and @Alex DeBrincat. We only have eight…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

Saturday, September 7, 2019

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Peter Chiarelli’s time finally ran out after another wasting another season of Connor McDavid’s prime in 2018-19. Long-time Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland now sits atop the Edmonton Oilers’ brass as he tries to fill the obvious holes on the roster left by Chiarelli. Holland gets the chance to build around a truly generational talent with some…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

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One season removed from a 103-point outburst, the Edmonton Oilers found themselves outside of the playoffs for the 11th time in 12 seasons in 2017-18.  The Oilers finished under .500 despite Connor McDavid leading the NHL with 108 points (41G / 67A). Edmonton struggled all season long, ranking in the bottom-third of the league in…

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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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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.26 — Dominik Bokk

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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The New York Rangers have a pretty shallow prospect pool because they have been committed to being competitive for the last decade.  Last year they were able to add talented forwards Lias Andersson (No.7) and Filip Chytil (No.21) and if the real NHL Draft goes the way my mock did…they will be really happy again.…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.10 — Jesperi Kotkaniemi

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

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The Edmonton Oilers snapped a 10-year streak of missing the playoffs in 2017 and entered 2018 as one of the favourites to win the Stanley Cup.  The Oilers started the season at 4-7-1 and never got back over .500. Somehow, the Oilers went from being a Cup favourite to drafting in the top-10 in a…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

Monday, September 18, 2017

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The Edmonton Oilers missed the playoffs for 10 consecutive seasons (2007-to-2016) but found themselves back in the postseason in Connor McDavid’s second season in the NHL. After seeing his rookie season cut short by a broken clavicle, McDavid appeared in all 82 games last year and led all players with 100 points (30G / 70A).…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Boston Bruins

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

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In 2016-17, the Boston Bruins carried the second best CorsiFor% (54.3) in the NHL but narrowly made the playoffs and were eliminated in the first round by the Ottawa Senators. This summer was an uneventful one for the Bruins, who didn’t add any big names, but also didn’t lose much—other than Colin Miller to Vegas…

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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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DailyFaceoff DFS Value Plays – December 21st

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

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With 12 games yesterday and 10 games tomorrow, there are only two contests tonight. The first is a battle between the Flyers and Capitals—the Flyers are 10-1-1 in their last 12 while the Capitals come in with six wins in their last seven. And the night wraps up with the Coyotes vs. Oilers. Arizona has…

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