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In the weekly piece “Eastern Edge”, Brennan Des breaks down the latest fantasy information from the standpoint of the Eastern Conference – the streaks, the slumps, the line combinations and much more. 
 

Eastern Edge: Storylines from around the East

  In this week’s Eastern Edge, we continue analyzing the big storylines from around the Eastern Conference. We began our journey with observations from Boston to New Jersey in last week’s article. I know I promised that we’d close out the series this week with thoughts on teams from New York to Washington, but I [...]

By |2019-12-03T20:11:28-05:00December 3rd, 2019|Eastern Edge|0 Comments

Eastern Edge: Major story lines from across the Conference

  In this week’s Eastern Edge, we take a look at one big storyline from each team in the Eastern Conference. We’ll be going in alphabetical order, which means you’ll get the teams from Boston to New Jersey this week, and New York to Washington next week.   Boston Bruins   Pasta’s Knack for Scoring [...]

By |2019-11-26T14:06:03-05:00November 26th, 2019|Eastern Edge|0 Comments

Eastern Edge: Struggling and thriving players over the last month

  In this week’s Eastern Edge, we take a look at who has been struggling and who has been thriving over the past month (October 18th – November 18th). When you’re looking at a player’s performance, his overall numbers for the season are the easiest to access as they’re the first thing you see on [...]

By |2019-11-19T16:28:37-05:00November 19th, 2019|Eastern Edge|0 Comments

Eastern Edge: Six important facts from this season

  In this week’s Eastern Edge, I’ll be discussing six surprising stats that I noticed while messing around with our Report Generator tool. I can’t understate the importance of these reports as it allows you to see a whole bunch of stats that aren’t as easy to find in other places. Let me give you [...]

By |2019-11-12T15:01:58-05:00November 12th, 2019|Eastern Edge|0 Comments

Eastern Edge: Identifying good players on bad teams

  In this week’s Eastern Edge, we’ll take a look at good fantasy players on teams that have struggled to start the season. As I write this, the bottom-five teams in the Eastern Conference are the Columbus Blue Jackets, New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, Ottawa Senators and Detroit Red Wings. When it comes to [...]

By |2019-11-05T17:03:04-05:00November 5th, 2019|Eastern Edge|0 Comments

Eastern Edge: Early returns from the East’s top lines

  In this week’s Eastern Edge, we’ll take a look at how top lines in the Eastern Conference have been performing so far this season. I used our Line Combination Tool to determine which players have been deployed together most frequently since the beginning of the year. As a result, some of the combinations you [...]

By |2019-10-29T17:24:06-04:00October 29th, 2019|Eastern Edge|0 Comments

Eastern Edge: Players to buy low

  A mere $100 investment in Apple stock in 2002 would have grown into more than $13,000 today. A small investment into any of the players below might yield a fantasy hockey championship in a few months. In this week’s Eastern Edge, we take a look at a few players in the Eastern Conference whose [...]

By |2019-10-22T13:02:16-04:00October 22nd, 2019|Eastern Edge|0 Comments

Eastern Edge: Around the Metro this season

  This week, we’ll take a look at the biggest fantasy hockey news out of the Metropolitan Division so far in this young season. Follow me on Twitter @BrennanDeSouza to get this kind of information throughout the 2019-2020 campaign!   Carolina Hurricanes Just as everyone expected, six games into the season Carolina’s leading scorer is… [...]

By |2019-10-16T08:45:47-04:00October 16th, 2019|Eastern Edge|0 Comments

Eastern Edge: Atlantic Division observations

  We finally have regular season hockey to talk about!! This week, we’ll take a look at the biggest fantasy hockey news out of the Atlantic Division so far in this young season. Follow me on Twitter @BrennanDeSouza to get this kind of information throughout the 2019-2020 campaign!   Boston When I think about the [...]

By |2019-10-08T13:36:28-04:00October 8th, 2019|Eastern Edge|0 Comments

Eastern Edge: Goalie tiers for this fantasy hockey season

  Goalies can be extremely unpredictable in fantasy hockey, so it’s a waste of time to make specific estimations of their performance. Rather, it makes much more sense to establish general groupings that help you see how one goalie’s fantasy value compares to his counterparts. This week I’ll be grouping share some thoughts about goaltending [...]

By |2019-10-01T17:33:18-04:00October 1st, 2019|Eastern Edge|0 Comments