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Legit or Not-Legit – Fantasy Rookie Edition

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

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Legit or Not-Legit – Fantasy Rookie Edition

In the early weeks of October 2016 Pavel Buchenevich took the Fantasy world by storm. The year before it was Oscar Lindberg, and for both players; within a month they were among the most dropped players league wide. There is always a rookie or unknown name who comes flying out of the gate and gains…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Chicago Blackhawks

Monday, September 11, 2017

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2017-18 Season Preview: Chicago Blackhawks

Following a six-year stretch in which the Blackhawks won three Stanley Cups, Chicago has been eliminated in the first-round in each of the last two seasons. The Blackhawks finished the with third best record in the NHL last season, winning the Central Division for the second time in five years. Following the first-round exit and…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Arizona Coyotes

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

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2017-18 Season Preview: Arizona Coyotes

In 2016-17 the Arizona Coyotes missed the playoffs for the fifth consecutive season after going 30-42-10 and finishing sixth in the Pacific Division. The Coyotes have an influx of young prospects who are expected to make the jump to the NHL this season and could start to tip the scales back in Arizona’s favour in…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Chicago Blackhawks

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Chicago Blackhawks

We are 22 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: Blues vs. Blackhawks | Game 1

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

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Playoff Preview: Blues vs. Blackhawks | Game 1

Originally I had stated that I was going to do a preview of each series, but ran out of time quickly, so now I’ve decided to do a quick preview for each game of the playoffs. Not too in depth, but enough to help you guys find out who is in, who is out, who…

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Keeping Karlsson (Podcast) – Trade Secrets

Sunday, March 1, 2015

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Keeping Karlsson (Podcast) – Trade Secrets

Apparently there have been some trades made lately, and we’ve got all you need to know about the players involved and their fantasy prospects on the 54th edition of the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast! With a smattering of NHLers changing addresses in the last week, depth charts around the league are shifting quickly. Elan…

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Team-by-Team Season Preview – Chicago Blackhawks

Monday, July 28, 2014

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Team-by-Team Season Preview – Chicago Blackhawks

Additions: Subtractions: Brad Richards – C Jason Labarbera – G Pierre-Cedric Labrie – LW Cody Bass – C From a distance it looks like the Chicago Blackhawks had a quiet offseason, but they might have made the two biggest signings this summer, inking both Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane to eight year contracts. Those deals…

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Can Emery or Crawford Save the Blackhawks?

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

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Can Emery or Crawford Save the Blackhawks?

Chicago Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman gave his netminders, and his coach, a vote of confidence on Monday, claiming that his starting goalies — Ray Emery and Corey Crawford — are not the problem. Crawford has started only two games in the month of February, allowing 10 goals in those contests while Emery has allowed at…

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Jason Pominville ready to return to the lineup

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

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Jason Pominville ready to return to the lineup

Jason Pominville returns to the Sabres lineup when they take on the Boston Bruins on Wednesday.  For the full team lineup, click here. *** UPDATED on 10/29/10 @ 12:20 PM:  Pominville failed his neuro-psych tests today and will not return to the lineup for tonight’s game according to WGR 550, via Twitter. *** Buffalo Sabres…

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Hjalmarsson suspended two games for hit from behind

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

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Hjalmarsson suspended two games for hit from behind

Chicago Blackhawks’ defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson will be suspended for two games after delivering a hasty check-from-behind to Buffalo Sabres’ right wing Jason Pominville.  Although not known to be a dirty player, Hjalmarsson deserved this suspension for the sheer boneheadedness of the play. Pominville has been ruled out with a concussion, ending his consecutive game streak…

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