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Penned every Sunday by Ben Burnett, the Geek of the Week digs deep on the hottest players you want to know more about using the Fantasy Hockey Geek tool.

Geek of the Week: Andrei the Giant

Andrei Svechnikov dazzled in his sophomore campaign. The former second overall pick in the 2018 draft posted 24 goals, 37 assists, 61 points, which in a full 82 game season would have paced for 29 goals, 45 assists, and 74 points. He also contributed 183 shots on goal, a +9 plus/minus, 20 power play points, [...]

By |2020-03-29T00:16:26-04:00March 29th, 2020|Geek of the Week|0 Comments

Geek of the Week: Miller Time

With so much up in the air as it relates to the resumption of play in the NHL, it’s safe to say we will be without game action at least for the foreseeable future. There are many different scenarios in play when it comes to resuming the 2019-2020 campaign. However, for the purposes of the [...]

By |2020-03-22T15:24:43-04:00March 22nd, 2020|Geek of the Week|0 Comments

Geek of the Week: The Cat’s Outta The Bag

After scoring 41 goals last season for the Chicago Blackhawks, Alex DeBrincat has struggled to regain his scoring touch from a season ago. Last year saw him put up 41 goals, 35 assists, 0 plus/minus, 24 power-play points, and 35 hits, which lead to him being tied for 58th in Fantasy Hockey Geek value among [...]

By |2020-03-15T01:28:58-04:00March 15th, 2020|Geek of the Week|0 Comments

Geek of the Week: Category-Specific Waiver-Wire Pickups

As we enter the second half of the NHL schedule, the majority of fantasy leagues are nearing the stretch run before the playoffs. Whether you’re flexing at the top of the standings, or fighting for a chance to make the postseason, it’s important to take into account your team’s performance across all categories. The beauty [...]

By |2020-01-05T02:13:08-05:00January 5th, 2020|Geek of the Week|0 Comments