Tag Archive | "Mark Scheifele"

2020 Fantasy Hockey Tiers: Centres (1-5)

Thursday, September 12, 2019

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One of the first things you will notice when you open up the DFO Top 300, is how many centres have a case for being drafted in the first round.  While there are many elite centres, it is also the deepest position in fantasy hockey and one you can fill-out in the middle rounds if…

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Ryan Johansen suspended two games for vicious slash

Friday, January 18, 2019

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The NHL has cracked down on Nashville Predators’ forward Ryan Johansen following a vicious play in Thursday’s game at Bridgestone Arena. The NHL Department of Player Safety has announced Johansen has been suspended for two games for high-sticking Winnipeg’s Mark Scheifele. Nashville’s Ryan Johansen has been suspended for two games for high-sticking Winnipeg’s Mark Scheifele.…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Winnipeg Jets

Monday, September 24, 2018

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The Winnipeg Jets finished the 2017-18 season with a 52-20-10 record, good enough for a franchise-record 114 points. They finished second in the NHL and their division, bested only by the Nashville Predators (117 points). The Jets would ultimately get the last laugh, eliminating the Preds in game 7 of the second round of the playoffs.…

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The Jets signed Wheeler to five-year extension

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

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The Winnipeg Jets have re-signed captain Blake Wheeler to a five-year deal worth $41.25M ($8.25M AAV).  Wheeler was heading into the final year of a five-year deal that carries a $5.6M cap-hit. His new deal will keep him in a Jets’ uniform through the 2023-24 NHL season.  The 32-year-old winger was once a mid-round fantasy…

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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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Stastny a late scratch for the Jets on Tuesday

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

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The injuries continue to mount for the Winnipeg Jets as Paul Stastny was late scratch from Tuesday’s game after tweaking a lower-body injury in warmups. The Jets activated Shawn Matthias (upper-body) from injured reserve earlier in the day and he will dress for the first time since January 12th. Stastny has been a key addition…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Value Plays – February 10th

Friday, February 10, 2017

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There are only two games tonight and typically when there are very few games, I like to give you folks my favourite value plays of the night. I get a lot of help from our friends at SaberSim when I do these for you and you should start your FREE 7-day Trial right now because their lineup…

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 20 – Playoff Reinforcements

Monday, March 14, 2016

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This week, Seegs, Beebs and D examine whether or not the Washington Capitals will be the third team in NHL history to win 60 games in a season and who will win the other three Divisions. After the break they look at some high profile injured players and suggest some forwards, defensemen and goalies to…

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DraftKings Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: December 2nd

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

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Tonight’s featured DraftKings contest has a $3 entry or FREE if you are a new user. The top 2,750 finishers will split a prize pool of $35,000 with first place taking home $2,000! Do you have what it takes to turn $3 into $2,000? Are you new to DraftKings or Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS)? (If so,…

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2015-16 NHL Divisional Breakdown: Central

Thursday, September 17, 2015

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In the past I have done a breakdown of all 30 NHL teams. This season I have decided to break it down by division with a preview for each team inside! The Central Division is arguably the toughest division in the NHL. It consists of the defending Stanley Cup Champions, one of the best goaltending…

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