Fantasy Take: Bolts Add Banger In Coleman

By |2020-02-16T23:25:29-05:00February 16th, 2020|Fantasy Take - Latest NHL Moves|

The New Jersey Devils have traded forward Blake Coleman to the Tampa Bay Lightning for Vancouver's conditional first-round pick in the 2020 or 2021 draft (acquired in the J.T. Miller trade) and prospect Nolan Foote. This is a significant price to pay for the Bolts; however, they needed to increase their grit level in order [...]

Top 100 Roto Rankings – February 2020

By |2020-02-16T12:40:57-05:00February 16th, 2020|Hockey Rankings|

Injury issues factor into the February Roto Rankings, with a half-dozen mainstays falling out of the rankings because of injuries that will cost them either the entire rest of season or a significant portion of it. That has resulted in several new entries into the top 100, in particular three new goalies. The goalie position [...]

Ramblings: E. Karlsson Out For Season, E. Kane Suspended, Toffoli Outdoor Hat Trick (Feb 16)

By |2020-02-16T01:40:22-05:00February 16th, 2020|Hockey Rambling|

Another day, another injury. Erik Karlsson will miss the rest of the regular season with a broken thumb that will require surgery. Karlsson’s season ends at 57 games, which means that this is the second consecutive season in which he has failed to reach 60 games. Signed to a long-term deal by the Sharks this [...]

The Journey: Fastest Rising Prospect Forwards

By |2020-02-15T19:24:23-05:00February 15th, 2020|The Journey|

After a year of toying with a couple of different formats of the ever-popular Fastest Rising Prospects segment, I’ve come to realize that the information which is craved by most of you readers is the straight-forward, to-the-point type of format. Back in January, we released the retro look Fastest Rising Prospect defensemen which turned out [...]

Saturday’s NHL Picks: Seeing Stars

By |2020-02-15T14:02:52-05:00February 15th, 2020|Saturday's NHL Picks|

The past few days in the NHL have been a little strange. The Zack Kassian incident, Bruce Boudreau’s somewhat stunning dismissal in Minny, hey, even the San Jose Sharks got a win. At the end of the day you never really know what you’re going to get when it comes to pro hockey. With that [...]

Daily Fantasy Saturday: Backlund a Hot Flame

By |2020-02-15T12:27:33-05:00February 15th, 2020|Daily Fantasy (DFS) Advice|

All eyes are on the NHL this weekend with the NBA celebrating their All-Star weekend and football now two weeks into their off-season. This is good news for us daily fantasy hockey players as the sites have jacked up the contests and prize pools as compared to a typical Saturday, in the hopes some of [...]

Ramblings: Boudreau Fired, Kassian Suspended Seven Games, Zucker Impressing in Pittsburgh (Feb 15)

By |2020-02-15T01:55:43-05:00February 15th, 2020|Hockey Rambling|

First time posting on the new-and-improved site. Let's see how it goes.  Another day, another coach firing. This time, the axe fell on Bruce Boudreau as coach of the Minnesota Wild, who replaced him with assistant Dean Evason. Mike Clifford filled you in on the Fantasy Take.   I’m with Mike and a whole lot [...]

Fantasy Take: Bruce Boudreau fired by Minnesota

By |2020-02-14T11:33:35-05:00February 14th, 2020|Fantasy Take - Latest NHL Moves|

In a surprise move on Friday morning, the Minnesota Wild fired coach Bruce Boudreau, who was in his fourth year with the team. During his tenure, the Wild failed to reach the second round of the playoffs, missed the postseason last year, and currently sit three points out of wild card spot this year. Assistant [...]

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Looking Ahead: February 14-26

By |2020-02-14T15:51:20-05:00February 14th, 2020|Looking Ahead|

All fantasy owners need help in the short term AND the long term. The Looking Ahead feature identifies one player to plug into lineups in the short term, a second to invest in for the long term, a third to bench for the coming week, and a fourth who will struggle to meet expectations [...]

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