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10:00 AM ET Ben ArledgeESPN.com Close Editor for fantasy, chalk and NHL, as well as a contributing hockey writer. Previously with ESPN The Magazine. Joined ESPN in 2012 after graduating from Colgate University. The Calgary Flames enter Wednesday night’s game (9:30 p.m. ET, ESPN+) against the Buffalo Sabres as the top team in the Western
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Which player has been the biggest surprise in a good way this season? Greg Wyshynski, senior NHL writer: I didn’t think Max Domi was a 30-goal scorer. He’s on pace for 36 goals. I didn’t think Max Domi was a point-per-game player. He has 31 in his first 30 games of this season. In his
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10:30 AM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN As the 2018-19 NHL season rolls on, we’re starting to see some trends get established. Some are familiar, like the Philadelphia Flyers getting atrocious goaltending. Some of them are new, like the Carolina Hurricanes leading their division and being the living embodiment of joy in the NHL. Here’s a look
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Our NHL writers, analysts and editors weigh in with their predictions for the 2018-19 season, including division winners, Stanley Cup Final matchup, Cup winner and preseason picks for the major awards. Division, Stanley Cup Picks Awards Picks ESPN experts panel: Sean Allen, NHL fantasy columnist; Ben Arledge, associate editor; John Buccigross, SportsCenter anchor; Sachin Chandan,
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Sep 28, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN With the 2018-19 season fast approaching, we’re running snapshots of all 31 NHL teams, including point total projections, positional previews, best- and worst-case scenarios and more. The Vegas Golden Knights couldn’t have done much better in their inaugural campaign. What do they have in store for an encore? How they
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Sep 28, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN With the 2018-19 season fast approaching, we’re running snapshots of all 31 NHL teams, including point total projections, positional previews, best- and worst-case scenarios and more. It’s the first season without the Sedin Twins for the Vancouver Canucks. Where should expectations be set? How they finished in 2017-18: 31-40-11 (73
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In conventional scoring leagues, a defenseman’s fantasy value is strongly linked to power-play participation. Quarterbacking a dynamic top unit not only offers greater opportunity to post serious numbers but also proves indicative of a player’s proclivity for such production. That being said, a coveted fantasy blueliner has more to offer beyond scoring flash, particularly in
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The 2017-18 Premiership season finally gets underway this weekend, with the clash between newly-promoted Bristol Bears and Bath opening the campaign on Friday night. After winning their third Premiership title in four years last season, Saracens will be the team to beat once again while Exeter Chiefs, Wasps and Leicester Tigers are tipped to provide
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