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DailyFaceoff 2017-18 NHL Predictions

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

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Oops. I guess I started my season previews too late because I only made it to Ottawa… not even close. Well let’s skip Philadelphia to Winnipeg and just get to my season predictions. This season we could truly see a changing of the guard in the NHL with former basement dwellers like the Edmonton Oilers…

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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: 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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2017-18 Season Preview: Montreal Canadiens

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

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Following a disappointing 2015-16 season in which the Montreal Canadiens missed the playoffs thanks to an early-season Carey Price injury, Montreal found themselves back atop the Atlantic Division last season, only to be bounced in the first-round of the postseason. After starting the season 31-19-8 the Canadiens elected to fire their head coach of four…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Nashville Predators

Friday, September 30, 2016

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We are 12 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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The Predators acquired Ryan Johansen for Seth Jones

Thursday, January 7, 2016

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The Columbus Blue Jackets have traded centre Ryan Johansen to the Nashville Predators for defenseman Seth Jones. The trade was announced at 6:30 p.m ET on Wednesday night. Johansen was in coach John Tortorella’s doghouse since Tortorella was hired. Things hit rockbottom when Johansen was a healthy scratch on December 17th. The 2010, fourth overall…

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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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Rinne will miss 3-5 weeks with sprained knee

Thursday, January 15, 2015

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The Nashville Predators announced on Thursday that All Star goaltender Pekka Rinne will miss three-to-five weeks with a sprained knee. Rinne was injured in a third period collision with Vancouver Canucks forward Chris Higgins in the Predators 5-1 win at Bridgestone Arena on Tuesday. With Rinne sidelined, the Predators recalled Marek Mazanec from their American…

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2014-15 NHL Team-By-Team Season Previews

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

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  Below you will find links to a Team Preview for all 30 NHL teams. Each preview includes key additions and subtractions, a rundown of what to expect from each team, the specific team’s top fantasy assets, their expected line combinations and a season prediction. The NHL season starts tomorrow, make sure to return to…

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Team-by-Team Season Preview – Washington Capitals

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

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Additions: Subtractions: Matt Niskanen – D Mikhail Grabovski – C Brooks Orpik – D Dustin Penner- LW Justin Peters – G Tyson Strachan – D Chris Conner – RW Julien Brouillette – D Tim Kennedy – LW David Leggio – G Adam Oates was at the helm for two seasons and posted a 65-48-17 record, but…

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