Fantasy Hockey: Championship round tip sheet

March 30, 2019

Congratulations. You’ve made it to the championship round in your fantasy hockey league. It’s been a great season. Now you have to win the next two weeks and seal the deal. Here are some tips/player advice to help guide you. 1. It’s All About the Games: If you are going to pick up free agents off the waiver wire, make sure you target players that have full schedules in the next…


Fantasy Hockey: Draft Kings Showdown line up for 3/17/19

March 17, 2019

The Flyers and Penguins renew one of the NHL’s most bitter rivalries tonight as Philadelphia visits Pittsburgh. The last time these two teams met was February 23rd in the Stadium Series outdoor. The Flyers stormed back to beat the Penguins in overtime. Here is my showdown line up for tonight. Sidney Crosby, C, Penguins ($11,800): Sid the Kid has been at the center of the Penguins resurgence and he has…


Fantasy Hockey: Draft Kings line up for 3/16/19

March 16, 2019

With the season winding down, there several game with major playoff implications tonight. These games also provide quality match ups in daily fantasy. Here is line up for tonight. C: Matt Duchene, Blue Jackets at Bruins ($5,600): Duchene has been a terrific DFS value all season long. The move to Columbus hasn’t effected his production and with a playoff spot on the line, expect Duchene to get more minutes and…


Fantasy Hockey: Combing the wire for the week of March 4th

Darcy Kuemper could be the goalie that wins you your league down the stretch. It is the final week of the regular season so it’s time to tweak those rosters so you can make a playoff push. Here are waiver wire options to consider this week. C: Jordan Staal, Hurricanes: The Hurricanes are hanging onto a playoff spot and a big reason for that has been the recent play of…

March 10, 2019

Fantasy Hockey: Draft Kings Showdown line up for 3/4/19

March 4, 2019

We are going with a showdown line up tonight. The Toronto Maple Leafs visit the Calgary Flames. This could be a high scoring affair. Here is our line up for tonight. John Tavares, F, Maple Leafs ($11,500): Tavares has been on fire of late collecting points in four of his last five games. Zach Hyman, F, Maple Leafs ($6,400): Hyman has four goals in his last seven games. He has…


Fantasy Hockey: Draft Kings Showdown Line Up: Lightning at Bruins

February 28, 2019

The Bruins host the Tampa Bay Lightning at TD Garden tonight in what could be a playoff preview. Tampa Bay knocked the Bruins out of the playoffs last season. The Bruins are the hottest team in the NHL having won 11 of their last 12 games. As always, they are tough to beat at home. This match up offers a lot of scoring upside. There is a lot of firepower…


Fantasy Hockey: Breaking down the biggest trades at the deadline

February 26, 2019

The fantasy trade deadline produced some big trades that will impact the reminder of the hockey both in fantasy and reality. Here are some thoughts on some of the top trades made prior to or during the deadline. Duchene and Dzingel head south: The Columbus Blue Jackets acquired Matt Duchene and Ryan Dzingel from the Ottawa Senators in two separate trades to help them make a late playoff push. The…


Fantasy Hockey: Trade deadline tip sheet

Mike Hoffman should be a prime trade target in fantasy hockey leagues. The fantasy hockey deadline is upon us. If you want to make a deal that will help you in the playoffs, here some tips to help you get it done. Some of these tips will look familiar because I use a similar approach in basketball. 1. Target the bad teams in your league: Owners of bad teams are most…

February 24, 2019

Fantasy Hockey: Showdown Line up: Penguins at Flyers

February 23, 2019

The Penguins and Flyers will renew acquaintances tonight but this time it will be outdoors at Lincoln Financial Field. The two bitter rivals have had some hard fought games in recent years and tonight should be no different. That is why we are doing a Draft Kings showdown line up tonight. Here is our line up. Evgeni Malkin, C, Penguins ($11,700) Sean Couturier, C, Flyers ($10,900) Jake Guentzal, LW, Penguins…


Fantasy Hockey: Draft Kings Line up for 2/16/19

February 17, 2019

There are 12 games on the schedule today. Some of the feature match ups offer some upside in daily fantasy. Our Focus is the nine 7:00 pm games. Here is our line up for today. C: Max Domi, Canadiens at Lightning ($5,300): The Canadiens always play well in Tampa. If they play well tonight, Domi will be a key cog in their attack. He has struggled in recent weeks but…