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Blue Jackets fire Richards; Hire Tortorella

Thursday, October 22, 2015

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Blue Jackets fire Richards; Hire Tortorella

On Wednesday morning the Columbus Blue Jackets announced that they had fired head coach Todd Richards and hired former Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella. Tortorella was still being paid by the Canucks, so the Blue Jackets were forced to give a 2016 second round draft pick to Vancouver as compensation for hiring Tortorella. Pretty ridiculous…

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Gaborik “penciled in” to return on Saturday

Friday, December 20, 2013

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Gaborik “penciled in” to return on Saturday

Columbus Blue Jackets forward Marian Gaborik is expected to be activated from injured reserve and dress in Saturday’s contest against the Philadelphia Flyers. Gaborik has been out of the lineup since November 14 because of a sprained knee. He has been skating since early December and is finally healthy enough to return to the lineup…

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Fantasy Analysis: Todd Richards vs. Scott Arniel

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

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Fantasy Analysis: Todd Richards vs. Scott Arniel

This morning the Columbus Blue Jackets relieved head coach Scott Arniel and replaced him with former Minnesota Wild bench boss Todd Richards. Even though the Blue Jackets are currently the worst team in the NHL, the firing has some interest in our fantasy hockey oriented minds. What does this mean for the team’s offense? Will…

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The Cycle: Is Alex Ovechkin Back?

Sunday, April 3, 2011

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The Cycle: Is Alex Ovechkin Back?

The cycle spans the internet for intelligent, well-thought out articles which either help your fantasy team or will give you some better incite on your favorite team. If you feel we should add your link, feel free to contact us at contact at dailyfaceoff dot com or on twitter @DailyFaceoff. One look at last night’s…

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Fantasy Season in Review: Minnesota Wild

Thursday, June 17, 2010

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Fantasy Season in Review: Minnesota Wild

Offensive Corps: Despite replacing defensive-minded coach Jacques Lemaire with Todd Richards, the Wild scored their least amount of goals since the lockout–with their 219 markers topping only Edmonton, Columbus and Calgary in the West.  As such, there are not many players who provided fantasy value. Mikko Koivu had his second straight good season, recording 71…

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