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2020 Fantasy Hockey Tiers: Centres (6-9)

Monday, September 16, 2019

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Breaking positions into tiers makes it a little easier to navigate through your fantasy draft. It ensures you are not reaching on players at certain positions, in this case; centres. I have already ranked the top-20 into five tiers and now it’s time to take a look at Tiers 6-9. Tier 6 21. @Jonathan Toews…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

Saturday, September 7, 2019

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Peter Chiarelli’s time finally ran out after another wasting another season of Connor McDavid’s prime in 2018-19. Long-time Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland now sits atop the Edmonton Oilers’ brass as he tries to fill the obvious holes on the roster left by Chiarelli. Holland gets the chance to build around a truly generational talent with some…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

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One season removed from a 103-point outburst, the Edmonton Oilers found themselves outside of the playoffs for the 11th time in 12 seasons in 2017-18.  The Oilers finished under .500 despite Connor McDavid leading the NHL with 108 points (41G / 67A). Edmonton struggled all season long, ranking in the bottom-third of the league in…

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2018-19 Fantasy Hockey Sleepers

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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Anyone can take Sidney Crosby with the second overall pick in a Fantasy Hockey draft, but it is the players that you can “steal” in the 14th or 16th rounds of drafts that go on to play like fifth or seventh round picks.  A sleeper can also be last year’s Claude Giroux, who was drafted…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.10 — Jesperi Kotkaniemi

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

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The Edmonton Oilers snapped a 10-year streak of missing the playoffs in 2017 and entered 2018 as one of the favourites to win the Stanley Cup.  The Oilers started the season at 4-7-1 and never got back over .500. Somehow, the Oilers went from being a Cup favourite to drafting in the top-10 in a…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

Monday, September 18, 2017

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The Edmonton Oilers missed the playoffs for 10 consecutive seasons (2007-to-2016) but found themselves back in the postseason in Connor McDavid’s second season in the NHL. After seeing his rookie season cut short by a broken clavicle, McDavid appeared in all 82 games last year and led all players with 100 points (30G / 70A).…

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2017-18 Draft Kit: Old Faces in New Places (Part 2)

Monday, September 11, 2017

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This two-part series continues with eight more players who will be dawning new uniforms this fall and what the changes mean for their fantasy value in 2017-18. If you missed Part 1, check it out here. 8. Antti Raanta – G – Coyotes 2016-17 Stats: GP-26 | W-16 | GAA-2.26 | SV%-.922 | SO-4 2017-18 Projections: GP-61…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

Monday, September 26, 2016

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We are 16 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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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 27 – Free Agency Primer

Thursday, June 30, 2016

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Seegs, Beebs and D discuss arguably the craziest 20 minutes in NHL History where we saw two huge trades and a Steven Stamkos signing. They also take a look at the top-10 players who are expected to hit the Free Agent Market on Friday. Be sure to subscribe on both iTunes and SoundCloud and follow us…

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 11 – OilersNation Takeover

Friday, December 18, 2015

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This week Seegs and D welcome baggedmilk and jeanshorts from Oilers Nation and the North x NorthGretz Podcast to the show. They talk some Fantasy Hockey, but mostly Edmonton Oilers, like Connor McDavid, Taylor Hall, Leon Draisaitl and Cam Talbot, to try and give you a clear idea of what is going on in Edmonton…

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