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DailyFaceoff 2017-18 NHL Predictions

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

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DailyFaceoff 2017-18 NHL Predictions

Oops. I guess I started my season previews too late because I only made it to Ottawa… not even close. Well let’s skip Philadelphia to Winnipeg and just get to my season predictions. This season we could truly see a changing of the guard in the NHL with former basement dwellers like the Edmonton Oilers…

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 11 – OilersNation Takeover

Friday, December 18, 2015

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 11 – OilersNation Takeover

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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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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2015-16 NHL Divisional Breakdown: Pacific

Thursday, October 1, 2015

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2015-16 NHL Divisional Breakdown: Pacific

In the past I have done a breakdown of all 30 NHL teams. This season I have decided to break it down by division with a preview for each team inside! The Pacific has historically been a tough division and it gets even more exciting this season after the Edmonton Oilers added Connor McDavid to…

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2015 NHL Draft: Live Draft Board

Friday, June 26, 2015

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2015 NHL Draft: Live Draft Board

  The 2015 NHL Draft kicks off at 7 p.m EST and we will have live coverage here at DailyFaceoff. News updates with scouting reports and of course, the newest NHL player’s new threads! Stay locked into DailyFaceoff and engage with fellow fans on our forums! Edmonton, you’re on the clock! Pick Team Player Position…

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2015 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview – Canucks vs. Flames

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

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2015 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview – Canucks vs. Flames

Canucks Flames G/PG 2.88 (8th) 2.89 (t-6th) GA/PG 2.68 (19th) 2.60 (t-16th) PP% 19.3% (t-8th) 18.8% (t-13th) PK% 85.7% (2nd) 80.6% (t-20th) Vancouver Canucks Lines Calgary Flames Lines  Season Series Tied 2-2 Oct. 8 – VAN 4 – 2 CGY Dec. 20 – VAN 3 – 2 CGY (OT) Jan. 10 – CGY 1 –…

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Rinne will miss 3-5 weeks with sprained knee

Thursday, January 15, 2015

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Rinne will miss 3-5 weeks with sprained knee

The Nashville Predators announced on Thursday that All Star goaltender Pekka Rinne will miss three-to-five weeks with a sprained knee. Rinne was injured in a third period collision with Vancouver Canucks forward Chris Higgins in the Predators 5-1 win at Bridgestone Arena on Tuesday. With Rinne sidelined, the Predators recalled Marek Mazanec from their American…

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E. Staal (upper-body) will return to Hurricanes’ lineup Tuesday

Monday, October 27, 2014

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E. Staal (upper-body) will return to Hurricanes’ lineup Tuesday

Carolina Hurricanes’ captain Eric Staal will return to the lineup on Tuesday against the Vancouver Cancuks. Staal has missed the last five games with an upper-body injury that he suffered on October 11th against the Islanders. Without Staal the Hurricanes went 0-3-2 (0-5-2 on the season) while being outscored 18-8. They remain the only team…

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Adjusted Plus-Minus: Measuring Defensive Effectiveness

Monday, October 20, 2014

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Adjusted Plus-Minus: Measuring Defensive Effectiveness

From our Friends at camucksarmy.com Written By: Money Puck (@MoneyPuck_) Most people in the stats community dislike plus-minus, but my feelings are much stronger than that. I loathe plus-minus. It’s personal. The draft for my keeper league hockey pool was about to start and I was considering taking a flyer on a young Erik Karlsson. He…

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2014-15 NHL Team-By-Team Season Previews

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

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2014-15 NHL Team-By-Team Season Previews

  Below you will find links to a Team Preview for all 30 NHL teams. Each preview includes key additions and subtractions, a rundown of what to expect from each team, the specific team’s top fantasy assets, their expected line combinations and a season prediction. The NHL season starts tomorrow, make sure to return to…

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