Tag Archive | "Mikael Granlund"

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: Nashville Predators

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

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In 2019 the Nashville Predators made the playoffs for the fifth consecutive season, finished with 100-plus points for the third time in five years and won the Central Division for the second year in a row.  Nashville has become a regular-season powerhouse in recent years but has had very little playoff success—outside of making it to the…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Minnesota Wild

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

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The Wild made their franchise-record sixth-straight playoff appearance last season. The team finished with a 45-26-11 record in the regular season, good enough for 101 points and the Central Division’s third playoff spot. They drew a tough matchup against Winnipeg in the first round, losing in five games to the eventual Western Conference finalists. With…

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Ranking Fantasy Hockey Right Wingers By Tiers (1-5)

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

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Over the course of the next five weeks, we will be churning out a bunch of content to help you prepare for the 2019 fantasy season. Our Projections and Cheat Sheets will be out soon, as well as the classic posts like: Sleepers, Breakouts, Busts, and Rookies to Target.  These tier posts breakdown our positional…

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DFO Stacks 12/08/17

Friday, December 8, 2017

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Minnesota The Wild have mixed up their lines and they are very appealing. The new top six is Nino Niederreiter – Eric Staal – Mikael Granlund and Charlie Coyle – Mikko Koivu – Jason Zucker. I really like both of these lines tonight against a battered Ducks team who are still without Hampus Lindholm. Without…

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What The ADP!? – Players Going Later Than They Should (Part 1)

Monday, September 25, 2017

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Training camp is in full swing, players are getting cut left and right and Fantasy Hockey drafts are winding up. It’s still a little too early to put a tonne of stock in Yahoo’s current Average Draft Positions (ADP), but it’s also worth taking a look at. I went through all of the players with…

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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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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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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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Playoff Preview: Stars vs. Wild | Game 1

Thursday, April 14, 2016

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Wednesday was an exciting night of playoff hockey and it continues with four games tonight. The Lightning-Red Wings engaged in a physical affair, the Penguins-Rangers had a surprising battle of the backup goalies and the Blues-Blackhawks played in an ultra-exciting 1-0 OT game. The third game of night features the Western Conferences top team and…

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