Tag Archive | "Steven Stamkos"

2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning

Monday, September 23, 2019

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After dominating the league throughout the regular season, the Tampa Bay Lightning entered the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs as the overwhelming favourite. What happened next can only be described as one of the most surprising and disappointing playoff performances of all time. The Lightning were swept out of the first round by the Columbus Blue…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Tiers: Centres (1-5)

Thursday, September 12, 2019

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One of the first things you will notice when you open up the DFO Top 300, is how many centres have a case for being drafted in the first round.  While there are many elite centres, it is also the deepest position in fantasy hockey and one you can fill-out in the middle rounds if…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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One year after inexplicably missing the playoffs, the 2017-18 Tampa Bay Lightning set franchise records in Wins (54) and Points (113).  Since Jon Cooper took over for Guy Boucher in March of 2013, only four teams (Capitals, Blues, Penguins and Ducks) have won more games than the Lightning (243-144-40). Former GM Steve Yzerman stepped down…

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Ranking Fantasy Hockey Centres by Tiers (1-5)

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

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The 2019 Fantasy Hockey season is rapidly approaching and you know this because everyone is doing their Fantasy Football Drafts, and hockey is not too far behind.  Over the course of the next five weeks, we will be turning out a bunch of posts to help you prepare yourself for the 2019 Fantasy season. Our…

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Power Play continues to carry the Lightning in Playoffs

Friday, May 18, 2018

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On Thursday night the Tampa Bay Lightning were once again badly outshot by the Capitals but escaped Washington with a win.  Andrei Vasilevskiy was outstanding for the second straight game and has now stopped 72 of the last 76 shots (.947 SV%) that he has faced. That is a significant upgrade from the 10 goals…

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DailyFaceoff Short Slate Strategy

Friday, October 6, 2017

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Short slates are often the toughest to get a grip on especially when the chalk is so obvious, and tonight without going out on a large limb the Dallas Stars will be heavy chalk. How do you attack a three game slate like this knowing the Stars will be so heavily owned. I will break…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning

Sunday, October 9, 2016

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We are three 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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2016 NHL Offseason: Free Agent Tracker

Friday, July 1, 2016

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The NHL Draft has come and gone and now NHL General Managers, Fans and players turn their attention to Free Agency. This summer we have already seen a number of big trades and in just a few days we might see arguably the biggest name to ever hit the free agent market; Steven Stamkos. It…

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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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Playoff Preview: Lightning vs. Red Wings | Game 2

Friday, April 15, 2016

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This is my GameDay post for Game 2 on wingsnation.com, so it’s geared towards the Red Wings, but remains without bias and still previews Game 2 from both team’s perspectives. Game 1 didn’t exactly go as the Red Wings would have liked, however there were positives and things that they can build on as this…

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