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Nightly Scrap: Isles lose 13th straight game

Monday, November 22, 2010

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There has to be a point where the New York Islanders pick up a win.  Last night seemed like the perfect time to break out of their funk, facing an Atlanta Thrashers team that has picked up only 21 points in as many games.  However, the Thrashers showed the Isles just how much better they…

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Nightly Scrap: A full night of upsets

Saturday, November 20, 2010

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The Atlanta Thrashers beat the Washington Capitals 5-0 last night in one of many upset victories.  Not only were the Thrashers heavily favored to lose the contest but it was even more unlikely that they would win via shutout, especially after allowing six goals against just a week ago versus these same Caps. Starting goalie…

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Nightly Scrap: Blackhawks beat Thrashers in shootout

Sunday, November 7, 2010

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Jonathan Toews and the Chicago Blackhawks found a way to beat their former teammates currently on the Atlanta Thrashers. However, it would take 65 minutes and a shootout to decide which team would win.  Patrick Kane and Toews led their team with two goals each, playing with each other and the young Viktor Stalberg— who…

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The Heatmap: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not – Week 3

Monday, October 25, 2010

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We are back for week 3 of the Heatmap helping you to locate who is hot, and who is not.  By now teams have played a few more games as the season gets underway, and the performance of some players is reflected in their team’s results. HOT Steven Stamkos – Stamkos is leading the league with…

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Antropov out, Bergfors in for Thrashers

Saturday, October 23, 2010

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Top line center Nik Antropov will get a night off tonight against the Washington Capitals. The hulking forward has been plagued by soreness after offseason surgery, as first discussed by Chris Vivlamore of The Atlanta Journal Constitution.  Head coach Craig Ramsey would not discuss the change in lines but said that Niclas Bergfors would return…

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Fantasy Season in Review: Atlanta Thrashers

Monday, June 14, 2010

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Offensive Corps: Nik Antropov led the Thrashers in scoring and firmly established himself as a legitimate number one center in the NHL–although probably a second liner on your fantasy team. The hulking center scored 24 goals and 67 points while mostly playing with Maxim Afinogenov and Ilya Kovalchuk.  He played excellently after Kovalchuk moved to…

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Position Eligibility: The Few, The Proud

Monday, March 15, 2010

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The Kovalchuk Theory Taking Effect

Friday, March 5, 2010

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Yesterday, I read an interesting article on A Yankee Whistles in Dixie which makes some excellent points.  The Ilya Kovalchuk theory like the Patrick Ewing theory states that the team will actually play better without the distraction of a star player.  This theory holds true in relation to the Thrashers as they hold an impressive 4-1-2 record…

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Fantasy Spin on Kovalchuk to New Jersey

Thursday, February 4, 2010

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Short Shifts

Thursday, October 29, 2009

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Notable lineup happenings from around the NHL: UPDATED 3:30 PM Kings Justin Williams will miss his 5th consecutive game tonight. Kings Lineup Lubomir Visnovsky and Mike Comrie will miss tonight’s game against the Red Wings with the Flu. Evgeni Malkin will miss 2-3 weeks with a shoulder injury. Nik Antropov has missed 3 straight practices…

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