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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: New York Islanders

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

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Coming off one of the more surprising NHL seasons in recent memory, the New York Islanders are primed for regression in 2019-20. The Islanders registered the highest PDO in the NHL last season thanks to a ridiculously high .937 SV% at 5v5. It is very difficult to consistently be in playoff contention when you are so reliant…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Chicago Blackhawks

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

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The 2018-19 Chicago Blackhawks were an offensive powerhouse with little to no regard for playing defense, finishing the season eighth in goals for but 30th in goals against. Only the Ottawa Senators surrendered more than Chicago’s 3.55 goals per game. Their fast and high-octane style of play certainly catered to the team’s strength. Chicago’s star-studded group of…

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Goalie Timeshares: Who To Target and Avoid

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

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Judging the fantasy value of a goalie in a timeshare can be tricky. There a lot of variables to consider. Given the parity of goaltending in the NHL, the situation a goalie is in is often as important to his fantasy value as his skillset. I broke down some of the trickier timeshares heading into…

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2018-19 Season Preview: New York Islanders

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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The Islanders enter the post-Tavares era in 2018-19, or perhaps more accurately, the Mathew Barzal era. The departure of John Tavares bumps Barzal from complementary sidepiece to franchise cornerstone. Coming off an 85-point rookie season, he’s the building block Lou Lamoriello will need to lay a foundation around. The holes left in the Islander roster…

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Ranking Fantasy Hockey Goalies By Tiers (4-6)

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

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These tier posts breakdown our positional rankings to help you better understand who you should be targeting in your fantasy draft and when you should be going after them. Here are our top goalies for the 2018-19 season, tiers 4-6. You can find the rest of our positional tiers here: Centre, Tiers 1-5 Centre, Tiers…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Buffalo Sabres

Friday, September 1, 2017

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The 2016-17 season marked the sixth consecutive year in which the Buffalo Sabres have missed the playoffs, but they are trending in the right direction. The season got off to a rough start, with Jack Eichel going down with an ankle sprain before the season even started. The second-year forward ended up missing the first 21…

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Daily Fantasy Hockey Goalie Rankings: February 14th

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

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There are seven games tonight and there should be some high-scoring beauties. The Maple Leafs will host the Islanders after a thriller last week, the Jets host the Stars in what should be extremely fast paced and five other nice matchups. View FULL SaberSim Projections For those of you who have used this site for…

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Daily Fantasy Hockey Goalie Rankings: December 29th

Thursday, December 29, 2016

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I’ll be the first one to tell you, that these have been lagging lately. It seems like my top-end guys do well, but whoever is listed as my No.1 or No.2 starter gets lit up. I took a BIG chance on Petr Mrazek the other night and he was awful, so I’ve changed the basis…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – December 16th

Friday, December 16, 2016

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Tonight is busier than it normally is for a Friday, which is nice. It will be an interesting night because of the goalie landscape. There are five backups getting the nod, including J-F Berube making his first start of the season, Philipp Grubauer, James Reimer and Calvin Pickard in a battle of the backups and…

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Daily Fantasy Hockey Goalie Rankings: December 13th

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

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There are 10 games across the NHL tonight and some of the top matchups should be Islanders vs. Capitals, one of the best battle of the backups in New York (Raanta vs. Darling) and a likely high-scoring affair in Edmonton (CBJ @ EDM). View FULL SaberSim Projections For those of you who have used this…

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