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How to Replace Max Pacioretty This Week

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

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Brendan Shanahan swung the Shanahammer today, suspending Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty for three games due to his hit on Kris Letang. If you haven’t seen the hit, click here. If you want to see the ruling, click here. None of that matters. What matters is how we will adapt to this current setback. Pacioretty…

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Fantasy Week 1 in Review: Welcome to the NHL

Thursday, October 14, 2010

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Welcome to the National Hockey League. Without doubt it is the most demanding league in the world to play in, bringing with it an intensity level that rarely drops, if ever at all. Once the first puck drops, there is no looking back. The players have to instantly perform to their highest capabilities, or meet…

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Researching the roles of the top NHL prospects (1-25)

Monday, October 11, 2010

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With pre-season predictions becoming stronger and stronger, we turn to one of the most important wildcards in fantasy hockey: the Rookie.  A good rookie can add depth to your squad and in some cases help you win your League.  A personal favorite site of mine, Hockey’s Future, recently released their top 50 prospects for the…

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Nikita Filatov will start season in top six

Saturday, October 2, 2010

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Scott Arniel and the Columbus Blue Jackets have leaked their lines for the upcoming season. Their top 9 will be: Jakub Voracek – Antoine Vermette – Rick Nash Nikita Filatov – Derrick Brassard – Kristian Huselius Ethan Moreau – Sammy Pahlsson – RJ Umberger With Voracek playing on the top line, his value will skyrocket.…

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Nikita Filatov Returns to Columbus; Will Play

Friday, August 6, 2010

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Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch recently reported Russian prospect Nikita Filatov returned to the team six weeks prior to training camp and expects to play this season in the NHL. At 20-years-old Filatov still ranks as the top prospect in the system and sixth overall according to last year’s rankings, according to hockey’s future.  With…

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Fantasy Season in Review: Columbus Blue Jackets

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

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Offensive Corps: Not too much changed this year opposed to last as Rick Nash led the team in scoring for a third straight year.  The captain seemed a step off as he battled both injuries and inconsistency, finishing the season with 67 points– his lowest totals since the 2006-2007 season. His frequent linemates Kristian Huselius…

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Short Shifts

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

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Columbus Blue Jackets 2009/2010 Season Preview

Thursday, September 3, 2009

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COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS 2008/09:  41-31-10-92 pts (4th in Central, 7th in West) Arrived: Mathieu Garon (PIT), Samuel Pahlsson (CHI), Mathieu Roy (EDM), Pascal Pelletier (CHI) Departed:Aaron Rome (VAN), Ole-Kirstan Tollefsen (PHI), Wade Dubielewicz (MIN) Congratulations Blue Jackets you have finally made the post season.  And your first round opponent will be……the defending Stanley Cup championship…

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