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Canucks goalie Ryan Miller allowed three goals during Tuesday's loss against the Ducks | 01/28/2015 9:18 AM
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Canucks goalie Ryan Miller allowed three goals during Tuesday's loss against the Ducks
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Impact
Miller has now lost two straight games, and dropped his record to 23-11-1 with a 2.33 GAA and .917 save percentage.
Ducks goaltender Frederik Andersen pitched a shutout Tuesday versus Vancouver. | 01/28/2015 9:16 AM
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Ducks goaltender Frederik Andersen pitched a shutout Tuesday versus Vancouver.
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Impact
It was not a difficullt night for Andersen, who stopped all 17 shots on goal, but he made a few big ones. He is now 27-6-5 with a 2.24 GAA and .919 save percentage.
Ducks center Rickard Rakell recorded two points during Tuesday's victory against the Canucks. | 01/28/2015 9:15 AM
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Ducks center Rickard Rakell recorded two points during Tuesday's victory against the Canucks.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with four shots and a plus-one rating. Rakell is not worthy of a roster spot, as he has four goals and 15 points through 37 games.
Goaltender Devan Dubnyk earned thw in Tuesday against the Oilers. | 01/28/2015 9:13 AM
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Goaltender Devan Dubnyk earned thw in Tuesday against the Oilers.
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Impact
He made 23 saves on 24 shots and improved his record to 12-6-2 with a 2.58 GAA and .915 save percentage.
Oilers goalie Viktor Fasth allowed two goals during Tuesday's loss to the Wild. | 01/28/2015 9:12 AM
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Oilers goalie Viktor Fasth allowed two goals during Tuesday's loss to the Wild.
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Impact
He faced 29 shots on goal and played well overall, but it was not enough. Fasth is now 4-11-2 with a 3.29 GAA and .891 save percentage.
Wild winger Nino Niederreiter scored a goal and was plus-two during Tuesday's victory against Edmonton. | 01/28/2015 9:10 AM
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Wild winger Nino Niederreiter scored a goal and was plus-two during Tuesday's victory against Edmonton.
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Impact
He also had four shots on goal, but Niederreiter can be left on the waiver wire. He has 15 goals, 22 points, and a minus-12 rating through 47 games.
Flames winger Johnny Gaudreau scored twice during Tuesday's win over the Sabres. | 01/28/2015 9:08 AM
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Flames winger Johnny Gaudreau scored twice during Tuesday's win over the Sabres.
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Impact
Gaudreau has really impressed this season, and now has 15 goals and 37 points through 37 games. He is a top 90 option in standard leagues.
Sabres winger Chris Stewart scored the team's lone goal during Tuesday's loss against the Flames. | 01/28/2015 9:06 AM
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Sabres winger Chris Stewart scored the team's lone goal during Tuesday's loss against the Flames.
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Impact
He also had four shots on goal. Stewart is not much of a fantasy option, with just seven goalsm 16 points, and a minus-23 rating through 46 games.
Sabres winger Chris Stewart scored the team's lone goal during Tuesday's loss against the Flames. | 01/28/2015 9:05 AM
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Sabres winger Chris Stewart scored the team's lone goal during Tuesday's loss against the Flames.
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Impact
He also had four shots on goal. Stewart is not much of a fantasy option, with just seven goalsm 16 points, and a minus-23 rating through 46 games.
Predators forward Craig Smith netted the overtime winner Tuesday versus Colorado. | 01/27/2015 10:45 PM
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Predators forward Craig Smith netted the overtime winner Tuesday versus Colorado.
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Impact
It was his 14th goal of the season, and Smith now has 26 points through 46 games. He is worthy of a roster spot, but does not need to be in the starting lineup every night.
Predators center Colin Wilson scored a goal and had two shots pn Tuesday night. | 01/27/2015 10:43 PM
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Predators center Colin Wilson scored a goal and had two shots pn Tuesday night.
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Impact
Wilson is a great option for fantasy owners, as he has 15 goals, 32 points, and a plus-22 rating through 44 games.
Avalanche right wing Jarome Iginla scored a goal during Tuesday's overtime loss against the Predators. | 01/27/2015 10:42 PM
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Avalanche right wing Jarome Iginla scored a goal during Tuesday's overtime loss against the Predators.
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Impact
Iginla has been solid in first season with the Avalanche. He now has 15 goals and 32 points through 49 games this season.
Detroit left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored a goal in the, 5-4, victory over Florida on Tuesday. | 01/27/2015 10:19 PM
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Detroit left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored a goal in the, 5-4, victory over Florida on Tuesday.
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Impact
That was Zetterberg's 15th goal of the season. He also had 30 assists as he is just behind the ppg pace with 45 points in 48 games. Zetterberg scored 32 seconds into the second period on passes from Justin Abdelkader and Gustav Nyquist.
Canadiens left wing Alex Galchenyuk scored a goal during Tuesday's victory against the Stars. | 01/27/2015 10:18 PM
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Canadiens left wing Alex Galchenyuk scored a goal during Tuesday's victory against the Stars.
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Impact
He is a solid fantasy option, with 13 goals and 32 points through 46 games. Galchenyuk also has two shots on goal and a plus-one rating on the night.
Panthers center Alexsander Barkov scored a goal and two assists versus the Red Wings on Tuesday. | 01/27/2015 10:17 PM
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Panthers center Alexsander Barkov scored a goal and two assists versus the Red Wings on Tuesday.
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Impact
Barkov has been very disappointing this season. Including Tuesday, Barkov has five goals and nine assists in 34 games. That's not cutting it for a guy who was supposed to be a fantasy sleeper heading into the season.
Stars winger Jamie Benn registered two points during Tuesday's versus Montreal. | 01/27/2015 10:17 PM
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Stars winger Jamie Benn registered two points during Tuesday's versus Montreal.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with three shots and a plus-one rating. Benn now has 14 goals and 42 points through 47 games this season.
Red Wings right winger Luke Glendening scored a pair of goals in what is the biggest scoring night of his young NHL career. | 01/27/2015 10:16 PM
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Red Wings right winger Luke Glendening scored a pair of goals in what is the biggest scoring night of his young NHL career.
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Impact
Glendening scored just one goal in 56 games last season and surpassed that total with two goals on Tuesday. Owners still shouldn't rush to the waiver wire to pick up Glendening, though, as he has just six goals and three assists in 48 games this season.
Hurricanes goaltender Anton Khudobin picked up a victory over the Lightning on Tuesday. | 01/27/2015 10:10 PM
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Hurricanes goaltender Anton Khudobin picked up a victory over the Lightning on Tuesday.
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Impact
Khudobin made 28 saves and allowed just two goals as Carolina won, 4-2. Khudobin is just 6-8-2 this season but his other numbers, 2.32 GAA and .916 save percentage are better than Cam Ward's totals. Therfore, if owners have to own a Hurricanes' netminder, it should be Khudobin.
Lightning center Cedric Paquette scored a goal on Tuesday versus the Hurricanes. | 01/27/2015 10:08 PM
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Lightning center Cedric Paquette scored a goal on Tuesday versus the Hurricanes.
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Impact
It wasn't a very good night for the regular fantasy stars in Tampa Bay. Paquette was just one of three players with a plus-rating, and he had the highest rating at plus-two. Additionally, only two other skaters had more shots on net than Paquette on Tuesday. He had three shots. His performance, however, probably didn't help many fantasy owners.
Hurricanes center Jordan Staal had two assists in the victory over the Lightning on Tuesday. | 01/27/2015 10:05 PM
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Hurricanes center Jordan Staal had two assists in the victory over the Lightning on Tuesday.
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Impact
Staal assisted his brother's goal 22 seconds into the game and then Justin Faulk's power-play goal in the second period. Staal has been disappointing as he missed a lot of time this season with injuries, but he has a goal and seven assists in 11 games.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds was the hero for Philadelphia on Tuesday night. | 01/27/2015 9:48 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds was the hero for Philadelphia on Tuesday night.
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Impact
He scored a power-play goal, and also lit the lamp in the shootout to give Philadelphia the win. Simmonds now has 17 goals and 29 points through 49 games.
Coyotes left wing Martin Erat recorded two points during Tuesday's shootout loss against the Flyers. | 01/27/2015 9:47 PM
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Coyotes left wing Martin Erat recorded two points during Tuesday's shootout loss against the Flyers.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with five shots and a plus-two rating. Erat can still be left on the waiver wire, with seven goals, 21 points, and a minus-10 rating.
Islanders center John Tavares lit the lamp during Tuesday's win against the Rangers. | 01/27/2015 9:44 PM
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Islanders center John Tavares lit the lamp during Tuesday's win against the Rangers.
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Impact
After scoring four goals in the All-Star Game, Tavares continued where he left off by scoring his 22nd goal of the season. He now has 46 points through 47 games.
Rangers winger Carl Hagelin scored the team's lone goal during Tuesday's loss to the Islanders. | 01/27/2015 9:42 PM
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Rangers winger Carl Hagelin scored the team's lone goal during Tuesday's loss to the Islanders.
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Impact
Hagelin is not a relevant option, as he now has 10 goals and 19 points through 45 games this season.
Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen scored a goal during Tuesday's victory over the Capitals. | 01/27/2015 9:37 PM
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Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen scored a goal during Tuesday's victory over the Capitals.
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Impact
He also had six shots on goal and a plus-three rating on the night. Johansen now has 18 goals and 44 points through 46 games.
Penguins left wing David Perron continued his hot start in Pittsburgh, scoring a goal and an assist in the victory on Tuesday. | 01/27/2015 9:36 PM
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Penguins left wing David Perron continued his hot start in Pittsburgh, scoring a goal and an assist in the victory on Tuesday.
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Impact
Perron has six goals and three assists in nine games with Pittsburgh. Before the trade, Perron had five goals in 38 games with Edmonton. It's safe to say he is fitting in nicely with the Penguins.
Capitals right wing Troy Brouwer scored a goal during Tuesday's loss against Columbus. | 01/27/2015 9:35 PM
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Capitals right wing Troy Brouwer scored a goal during Tuesday's loss against Columbus.
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Impact
He was also plus-two on the night, and now has 13 goals and 24 points through 47 games this season.
Jets left winger Evander Kane had three assists versus the Penguins on Tuesday. | 01/27/2015 9:32 PM
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Jets left winger Evander Kane had three assists versus the Penguins on Tuesday.
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Impact
Unfortunately that wasn't enough as Winnipeg dropped its 14th straight in Pittsburgh. That streak goes all the way back to when the franchise was the Atlanta Thrashers. Kane has 10 goals and 12 assists in 34 games this season.
Penguins defenseman Kris Letang had a big night in his return on Tuesday, recording an assist on every single Pittsburgh goal. | 01/27/2015 9:31 PM
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Penguins defenseman Kris Letang had a big night in his return on Tuesday, recording an assist on every single Pittsburgh goal.
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Impact
Letang had five assists in Pittsburgh's, 5-3, victory over Winnipeg. Three of the assists came in the third period with two of them on the power play and the last one on an empty-net goal. Letang has nine goals and 28 assists in 41 games this season.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery started Tuesday's game, but was pulled after letting up two goals on four shots. | 01/27/2015 9:22 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery started Tuesday's game, but was pulled after letting up two goals on four shots.
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Impact
Steve Mason replaced him, and will likely continue to see the majority of starts moving forward.
Penguins right winger Patric Hornqvist will return to the ice on Tuesday against the Jets. | 01/27/2015 7:08 PM
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Penguins right winger Patric Hornqvist will return to the ice on Tuesday against the Jets.
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Impact
Hornqvist missed nearly a month with a lower body injury. He will be a nice boost to the Penguins lineup that will be missing Evgeni Malkin for the first time this season. Hornqvist has 13 goals and 16 assists in 33 games this season.
Hurricanes goaltender Anton Khudobin will start on Tuesday. | 01/27/2015 5:20 PM
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Hurricanes goaltender Anton Khudobin will start on Tuesday.
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Impact
Khudobin went into the break having allowed two or fewer goals in each of this last six starts. He has a 2.32 GAA and .916 save percentage in 16 games this season. If owners need goalie help, Khudobin could provide some.
Oilers left winger Taylor Hall (leg) will likely miss Tuesday's game. | 01/27/2015 4:11 PM
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Oilers left winger Taylor Hall (leg) will likely miss Tuesday's game.
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Impact
He was injured during Monday's practice, and will undergo testing to find out how severe the injury is. Benoit Pouliot will likely take Hall's place on Edmonton's top line.
Penguins center Sidney Crosby practices in Pittsburgh's morning skate, but isn't eligible to play on Tuesday. after missing the Al-Star game. | 01/27/2015 3:55 PM
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Penguins center Sidney Crosby practices in Pittsburgh's morning skate, but isn't eligible to play on Tuesday. after missing the Al-Star game.
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Impact
He's likely to play Wednesday, however. Crosby ow has 15 goals and 51 points through 43 games this season, though scoreless in the last two.
Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf is out for the next few games due to an upper body injury, according to the team's site. | 01/26/2015 4:02 PM
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Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf is out for the next few games due to an upper body injury, according to the team's site.
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Impact
Phaneuf hould be considered week-to-week. With two goals and 20 assists in 48 games this season, he has low-end fantasy value only.
Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf is out for the next few games due to an upper body injury, according to the team's site. | 01/26/2015 4:02 PM
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Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf is out for the next few games due to an upper body injury, according to the team's site.
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Impact
Phaneuf hould be considered week-to-week. With two goals and 20 assists in 48 games this season, he has low-end fantasy value only.
Islanders right wing Kyle Okposo missed Monday's practice due to an upper-body injury and could miss 6-8 weeks, according to the Islanders' official Twitter account. | 01/26/2015 3:55 PM
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Islanders right wing Kyle Okposo missed Monday's practice due to an upper-body injury and could miss 6-8 weeks, according to the Islanders' official Twitter account.
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Impact
Okposo has teamed nicely with John Tavares and has 14 goals and 44 points through 46 games. Tavares practiced with Josh Bailey and Mikhail Grabovski this morning.
Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky is expected to miss 4-6 weeks due to a groin injury he suffered a week ago. | 01/26/2015 2:22 PM
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Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky is expected to miss 4-6 weeks due to a groin injury he suffered a week ago.
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Impact
Bobrovsky is 16-15-2 with a 2.85 GAA and .913 save percentage. The team has recalled Anton Forsberg to backup Curtis McElhinney (4-6-1, 2.98 GAA, .907 save percentage).
Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky will not attend the All-Star Game due to a lower-body injury he suffered Wednesday night. | 01/22/2015 3:55 PM
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Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky will not attend the All-Star Game due to a lower-body injury he suffered Wednesday night.
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Impact
Bobrovsky doesn't have a timetable to return. It would have been cool to see Bobrovsky in front of the home crowd in Columbus for the All-Star game, but he really doesn't have All-Star worthy numbers. He is 16-15-2 with a 2.85 GAA and .913 save percentage.
Sharks forward Tomas Hertl will play in the AHL over the All-Star break according to the San Jose Mercury News. | 01/22/2015 3:26 PM
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Sharks forward Tomas Hertl will play in the AHL over the All-Star break according to the San Jose Mercury News.
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Impact
Hertl did not get a normal offseason to train because of injuries last summer, so this is just a move to get the forward more ice time. He will return to the NHL after the break.
Penguins defenseman Kris Letang will undergo further tests for a concussion according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. | 01/22/2015 3:24 PM
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Penguins defenseman Kris Letang will undergo further tests for a concussion according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
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Impact
The All-Star break has hit the Penguins at the right time as the team is on a four-game losing streak and superstars Letang and Evgeni Malkin both suffered injuries on Tuesday. Letang will likely not be available for Pittsburgh's first game back after the break.
Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford is unsure if Evgeni Malkin will return immediately after the All-Star break according to Bleacher Report. UPDATE: The Pittsburgh Post-Gazett reports Malkin will not return immediately after the All-Star break. The t | 01/22/2015 2:56 PM
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Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford is unsure if Evgeni Malkin will return immediately after the All-Star break according to Bleacher Report. UPDATE: The Pittsburgh Post-Gazett reports Malkin will not return immediately after the All-Star break. The team should have a better time frame by Monday.
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Impact
This is an update from a note earlier. Malkin missed his first game of the season on Wednesday after suffering an undisclosed injury versus the Flyers on Tuesday. Malkin will not participate in All-Star weekend coming up and could be out longer.
Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford is unsure if Evgeni Malkin will return immediately after the All-Star break according to Bleacher Report. | 01/22/2015 2:01 PM
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Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford is unsure if Evgeni Malkin will return immediately after the All-Star break according to Bleacher Report.
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Impact
This is an update from a note earlier. Malkin missed his first game of the season on Wednesday after suffering an undisclosed injury versus the Flyers on Tuesday. Malkin will not participate in All-Star weekend coming up and could be out longer.
Blackhawks right winger Kris Versteeg could be sidelined longer than originally anticipated according to the Chicago Trbune. | 01/22/2015 1:59 PM
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Blackhawks right winger Kris Versteeg could be sidelined longer than originally anticipated according to the Chicago Trbune.
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Impact
Versteeg has been out since Jan. 1 with a hand injury. He was supposed to be out four weeks, but coach Joel Quenneville said Wednesday that, "It's probably going to be a little bit more than that."
Penguins center Evgeni Malkin will not participate in the All-Star festivities this weekend according to Sportsnet. | 01/22/2015 10:43 AM
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Penguins center Evgeni Malkin will not participate in the All-Star festivities this weekend according to Sportsnet.
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Impact
Malkin suffered an undisclosed injury on Tuesday versus the Flyers. As expected, the Penguins are being cautious, and fantasy owners don't mind one bit.
Sharks netminder Antti Niemi allowed two goals in Wednesday's victory over the Kings. | 01/22/2015 10:38 AM
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Sharks netminder Antti Niemi allowed two goals in Wednesday's victory over the Kings.
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Impact
Niemi is 19-11-5 this season with a 2.57 GAA and .912 save percentage.
Sharks center Patrick Marleau scored a goal and an assist on Wednesday versus the Kings. | 01/22/2015 10:37 AM
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Sharks center Patrick Marleau scored a goal and an assist on Wednesday versus the Kings.
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Impact
Marleau has nine goals and 24 assists in 48 games, but his minus-10 rating is hurting fantasy owners.
Kings center Jeff Carter had a goal versus the Sharks. | 01/22/2015 10:35 AM
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Kings center Jeff Carter had a goal versus the Sharks.
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Impact
Carter scored a power-play goal in the second period. He had two shots and two penalty minutes.Carter has 12 goals and 21 assists this season.
Sharks center Logan Couture led San Jose passed Los Angeles, 4-2, on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:32 AM
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Sharks center Logan Couture led San Jose passed Los Angeles, 4-2, on Wednesday.
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Impact
Couture had two goals and an assist versus the Kings. He scored in the first period and assisted Patrick Marleau's power-play goal in the second period. Then in the third period, Couture scored an unassisted empty-netter. Couture has 18 goals and 24 assists in 48 games this season.
Ducks winger Corey Perry had two assists and a plus-three rating versus the Flames on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:29 AM
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Ducks winger Corey Perry had two assists and a plus-three rating versus the Flames on Wednesday.
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Impact
Perry assisted Ryan Getzlaf and Ryan Kesler's scores in th third period. Perry has 19 goals and 12 assists with a plus-15 rating in 32 games this season.
Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf scored and led the team with four shots on net versus the Flames. | 01/22/2015 10:27 AM
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Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf scored and led the team with four shots on net versus the Flames.
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Impact
Getzlaf scored in the third period. He was plus-three in the game. Getzlaf has 15 goals and 35 assists in 46 games this season.
Flames winger Sean Monahan scored a goal during Wednesday's loss versus the Ducks. | 01/22/2015 10:26 AM
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Flames winger Sean Monahan scored a goal during Wednesday's loss versus the Ducks.
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Impact
Monahan had three shots on goal and finished minus-one. Monahan has 15 goals and 15 assists in 47 games this season.
Ducks goaltender Frederik Andersen allowed three goals on 33 shots versus the Flames on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:24 AM
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Ducks goaltender Frederik Andersen allowed three goals on 33 shots versus the Flames on Wednesday.
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Impact
Despite the subpar save percentage, Andersen and the Ducks won, 6-3. Andersen is 26-6-5 with a 2.30 GAA and .917 save percentage this season.
Avalanche right wing Jarome Iginla scored a goal in the, 3-2, shootout victory over his former team on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:23 AM
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Avalanche right wing Jarome Iginla scored a goal in the, 3-2, shootout victory over his former team on Wednesday.
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Impact
Iginla slipped a goal passed Boston goalie Tuukka Rask with one second left in the first period. Iginla isn't the player he used to be, but he still has 14 goals and 17 assists in 48 games.
Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask made 34 saves in a loss on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:21 AM
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Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask made 34 saves in a loss on Wednesday.
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Impact
Despite posting a .944 save percentage in regulation and overtime, Rask could not come up with the big saves in the shootout versus Colorado. Rask is 20-11-7 this season.
Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov didn't post a high save percentage but won on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:19 AM
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Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov didn't post a high save percentage but won on Wednesday.
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Impact
Varlamov has faced so many shots this season it was nice to see the defense limit the Bruins to 24 shot attempts on Wednesday. Varlamov stopped 22 of them, and Colorado won in a shootout.
Jets left winger Evander Kane scored on Wednesday versus the Blue Jackets. | 01/22/2015 10:16 AM
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Jets left winger Evander Kane scored on Wednesday versus the Blue Jackets.
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Impact
Winnipeg won, 4-0. Kane has 10 goals and nine assists in 33 games this season.
Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky really struggled on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:14 AM
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Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky really struggled on Wednesday.
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Impact
Bobrovsky allowed three goals on 12 shots in about 28 minutes of ice time versus the Jets. Bobrovksy has been up-and-down this season but has been very disappointing overall. He is 16-15-2 with a 2.85 GAA and .913 save percentage.
Jets goalie Matt Hutchinson shut out the Blue Jackets, 4-0, on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:10 AM
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Jets goalie Matt Hutchinson shut out the Blue Jackets, 4-0, on Wednesday.
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Impact
Hutchinson made 29 saves in the shutout. He lowered his GAA to 1.90 and raised his save percentage to .935. Hutchinson is 14-4-2 this season.
Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa had a goal and an assist in the victory over his former team on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:07 AM
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Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa had a goal and an assist in the victory over his former team on Wednesday.
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Impact
Hossa only spent a few months in Pittsburgh, but the fans remember. Hossa did quiet the crowd at Consol Engery Center on Wednesday with an assist on David Rundblad's goal in the first period, and then Hossa scored a power-play goal in the second period. Chicago won in a shootout.
Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury made 24 saves in a shootout loss to the Blackhawks on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:02 AM
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Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury made 24 saves in a shootout loss to the Blackhawks on Wednesday.
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Impact
Pittsburgh rallied from down, 2-0, to tie the game and send it into overtime. Despite picking up another point, the Penguins really could have used the victory. Pittsburgh has lost four straight games, two of which were in overtime or in a shootout. Fleury is 22-9-5 with a 2.31 GAA and .921 save percentage.
Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford made 33 saves in the, 3-2, shootout victory over the Penguins on Wednesday. | 01/22/2015 10:00 AM
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Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford made 33 saves in the, 3-2, shootout victory over the Penguins on Wednesday.
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Impact
Crawford also stopped both shootout attempts he faced. Crawford is 18-10-2 with a 2.26 GAA and .921 save percentage this season.
Ottawa defenseman Erik Karlsson scored twice during Wednesday's victory against the Maple Leafs. | 01/21/2015 9:54 PM
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Ottawa defenseman Erik Karlsson scored twice during Wednesday's victory against the Maple Leafs.
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Impact
He has now scored three goals over the past two nights. He also had six shots on goal and a plus-one rating during Wednesday's win.
Maple Leafs left winger James van Riemsdyk scored a goal during Wednesday's loss against Ottawa. | 01/21/2015 9:53 PM
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Maple Leafs left winger James van Riemsdyk scored a goal during Wednesday's loss against Ottawa.
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Impact
It is nice to see that he has 20 goals and 41 points, but van Riemsdyk is also minus-17 through 48 games this season.
Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba will return to the ice Wednesday and play next to Jay Harrison. | 01/21/2015 3:02 PM
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Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba will return to the ice Wednesday and play next to Jay Harrison.
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Impact
Trouba has four goals and 12 assists in 31 games this season, so his fantasy impact is minimal.
Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba will return to the ice tonight and play next to Jay Harrison and Mark Stuart. | 01/21/2015 2:36 PM
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Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba will return to the ice tonight and play next to Jay Harrison and Mark Stuart.
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Impact
Trouba has four goals and 12 assists in 31 games this season, so his fantasy impact is minimal.
Stars right wing Ray Whitney announced he will retire according to ESPN.com. | 01/21/2015 2:34 PM
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Stars right wing Ray Whitney announced he will retire according to ESPN.com.
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Impact
Whitney played 1,330 games with eight different teams, winning the Stanley Cup in 2006 with the Carolina Hurricanes. He also surpassed the 70-point mark in five different seasons. Whitney finishes with 385 goals and 679 assists. He is 63rd all-time with 1,064 career points.
Penguins defenseman Kris Letang will be a game-time decision for Wednesday's game versus the Blackhawks. | 01/21/2015 2:30 PM
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Penguins defenseman Kris Letang will be a game-time decision for Wednesday's game versus the Blackhawks.
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Impact
Letang might have suffered a concussion on a hit from Zac Rinaldo on Tuesday. He skated on Wednesday morning, but the medical staff needs to clear him. Despite maybe not playing Wednesday, this is great news considering the violence of the hit from Rinaldo.
Penguins right winger Patric Hornqvist is expected to resume skating this week according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. | 01/21/2015 9:49 AM
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Penguins right winger Patric Hornqvist is expected to resume skating this week according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
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Impact
Coach Mike Johnston is likely hoping that happens because Pittsburgh has really struggled lately. The Penguins are 4-5-2 since Hornqvist suffered his lower body injury.
Penguins defenseman Kris Letang left Tuesday's game after taking an illegal hit from Flyers skater Zac Rinaldo. | 01/21/2015 9:42 AM
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Penguins defenseman Kris Letang left Tuesday's game after taking an illegal hit from Flyers skater Zac Rinaldo.
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Impact
Letang did not return. Rinaldo received a major penalty for boarding and a game misconduct. It is possible Rinaldo and Letang both miss significant time, but that is pure speculation at this point. Check back later for updates on both players.
Blackhawks center Teuvo Teravainen had a goal and an assist against the Coyotes on Tuesday. | 01/21/2015 9:12 AM
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Blackhawks center Teuvo Teravainen had a goal and an assist against the Coyotes on Tuesday.
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Impact
This was Teravainen's first multi-point game of his career. Teravainen was plus-two with shots on net. He has tremendous potential, but owners should continue to wait-and-see if he is worth adding in standard redraft leagues.
Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith continued his below average season on Tuesday versus the Blackhawks. | 01/21/2015 9:08 AM
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Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith continued his below average season on Tuesday versus the Blackhawks.
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Impact
Smith made 45 saves but also allowed six goals. Judging by the amount of work, owners can't completely blame Smith because the Arizona defense is one of the worst in the league. With a subpar goalie and bad defense, Smith should be left on the waiver wire.
Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw scored a pair of goals in Tuesday's blowout victory over the Coyotes. | 01/21/2015 9:06 AM
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Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw scored a pair of goals in Tuesday's blowout victory over the Coyotes.
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Impact
Shaw found the back of the net in the first and second periods. His first goal came on passes from Teuvo Teravainen and Bryan Bickell, and Duncan Keith received the helper on the second goal. Shaw amassed an incredible eight shots on net versus Arizona. Shaw has eight goals and six assists in 43 games this season.
Bruins defenseman Dougie Hamilton had a goal and an assist versus the Stars on Tuesday. | 01/21/2015 9:03 AM
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Bruins defenseman Dougie Hamilton had a goal and an assist versus the Stars on Tuesday.
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Impact
Hamilton also finished plus-two and led the team with four shots on goal. Hamilton sealed the Boston victory with a power-play goal in the third period. Hamilton has eight goals and 18 assists in 47 games this season.
Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen took the loss in the, 3-1, defeat at the hands of the Bruins on Tuesday. | 01/21/2015 9:01 AM
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Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen took the loss in the, 3-1, defeat at the hands of the Bruins on Tuesday.
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Impact
Lehtonen allowed three goals on 27 shot attempts. He is 19-10-7 with a 2.98 GAA and .904 save percentage. Hopefully, most owners have better options.
Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask allowed just one goal in the, 3-1, victory over the Stars on Tuesday. | 01/21/2015 9:00 AM
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Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask allowed just one goal in the, 3-1, victory over the Stars on Tuesday.
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Impact
Rask made 36 saves in the victory. He is 20-11-6 with a 2.37 GAA and .918 save percentage this season.
Nashville center Mike Ribeiro scored the team's lone goal Tuesday against Montreal. | 01/20/2015 10:31 PM
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Nashville center Mike Ribeiro scored the team's lone goal Tuesday against Montreal.
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Impact
Ribeiro should be owned everywhere, as he has 10 goals, 39 points, and a plus-15 rating through 45 games this season.
Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban netted the overtime winner Tuesday against the Predators. | 01/20/2015 10:30 PM
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Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban netted the overtime winner Tuesday against the Predators.
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Impact
He also had an assist and two shots on goal. Subban now has 11 goals and 31 points through 45 games. Needless to say, that is solid for a defenseman.
Flyers center Claude Giroux scored the overtime winner Tuesday versus Pittsburgh. | 01/20/2015 10:28 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux scored the overtime winner Tuesday versus Pittsburgh.
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Impact
Giroux also had an impressive 10 shots on goal. He is one of the best options out there, with 16 goals and 51 points this season.
Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz scored a shorthanded goal during Tuesday's overtime loss to the Flyers. | 01/20/2015 10:27 PM
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Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz scored a shorthanded goal during Tuesday's overtime loss to the Flyers.
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Impact
He also had four shots on goal and a plus-one rating. Kunitz now has 14 goals and 29 points through 37 games.
Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist recorded two points on Tuesday night. | 01/20/2015 10:19 PM
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Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist recorded two points on Tuesday night.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with two shots and a plus-two rating. Nyquist needs to be in the starting lineup everytime Detroit takes the ice.
Wild left winger Zach Parise scored two goals Tuesday against the Red Wings. | 01/20/2015 10:17 PM
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Wild left winger Zach Parise scored two goals Tuesday against the Red Wings.
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Impact
He also had eight shots on goal and a plus-one rating. Parise has been solid, and now has 19 goals and 36 points through 39 games.
Lightning goalie Ben Bishop earned the victory Tuesday against Vancouver. | 01/20/2015 10:16 PM
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Lightning goalie Ben Bishop earned the victory Tuesday against Vancouver.
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Impact
Bishop stopped 27-of-28 shots on goal, and is now a solid 24-7-2 on the season. He is one of the top options in net.
Canucks goalie Ryan Miller had his three-game winning streak snapped Tuesday versus Tampa Bay. | 01/20/2015 10:14 PM
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Canucks goalie Ryan Miller had his three-game winning streak snapped Tuesday versus Tampa Bay.
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Impact
He made 22 saves on 25 shots, but it was not nearly enough as Vancouver fell 4-1. Miller is now 23-10-1 on the season.
Lightning center Valtteri Filppula posted two points during Tuesday's win against the Canucks. | 01/20/2015 10:13 PM
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Lightning center Valtteri Filppula posted two points during Tuesday's win against the Canucks.
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Impact
He also had two shots on goal and a plus-two rating on the night. Filppula now has nine goals and 33 points through 48 games this season.
Capitals right winger Alex Ovechkin scored twice Tuesday versus the Rangers. | 01/20/2015 9:52 PM
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Capitals right winger Alex Ovechkin scored twice Tuesday versus the Rangers.
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Impact
Ovechkin has been great this season, as he now has 27 goals and 43 points through 46 games.
Oilers center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins recorded two points Tuesday against the Rangers. | 01/20/2015 9:51 PM
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Oilers center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins recorded two points Tuesday against the Rangers.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with two shots. Nugent-Hopkins now has 12 goals and 29 points through 45 games.
Rangers winger Carl Hagelin netted the overtime winner Tuesday against the Senators. | 01/20/2015 9:49 PM
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Rangers winger Carl Hagelin netted the overtime winner Tuesday against the Senators.
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Impact
He also had an assist, three shots, and a plus-one rating. Hagelin is not a relevant fantasy option, with nine goals and 18 points through 44 games.
Ottawa defenseman Erik Karlsson scored a goal during Tuesday's overtime loss to the Rangers. | 01/20/2015 9:48 PM
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Ottawa defenseman Erik Karlsson scored a goal during Tuesday's overtime loss to the Rangers.
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Impact
He also had four shots on goal and a minus-one rating. Karlsson now has nine goals and 31 points through 45 games.
Blackhawks goalie Antti Raanta will get the nod Tuesday versus Arizona. | 01/20/2015 4:11 PM
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Blackhawks goalie Antti Raanta will get the nod Tuesday versus Arizona.
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Impact
Chicago plays Wednesday night as well, with Corey Crawford likely starting that contest against Pittsburgh. Raanta is an intriguing daily option, as he owns a 6-3-0 record with a 1.96 GAA and .934 save percentage.
Canadiens goaltender Carey Price will start Tuesdau against the Predators. | 01/20/2015 4:09 PM
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Canadiens goaltender Carey Price will start Tuesdau against the Predators.
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Impact
Price missed Saturday's contest with an upper-body injury, but is good to go for Tuesday night. He has a 23-10-2 record with a 2.19 GAA and .927 save percentage.
Canadiens goaltender Carey Price will start Tuesday against the Predators. | 01/20/2015 4:09 PM
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Canadiens goaltender Carey Price will start Tuesday against the Predators.
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Impact
Price missed Saturday's contest with an upper-body injury, but is good to go for Tuesday night. He has a 23-10-2 record with a 2.19 GAA and .927 save percentage.
Blues winger Alexander Steen had two assists in the, 3-1, victory over the Avalanche on Monday. | 01/19/2015 10:47 PM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen had two assists in the, 3-1, victory over the Avalanche on Monday.
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Impact
Steen assisted Jaden Schwartz's power-play goal and T.J. Oshie's even-strength score. Both came in the second period. Steen has 15 goals and 25 assists in 44 games this season.
Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov turned in another solid fantasy outing in a losing effort. | 01/19/2015 10:46 PM
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Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov turned in another solid fantasy outing in a losing effort.
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Impact
Varlamov didn't play his best game, but he did stop 27-of-30 shots versus the Blues and lost, 3-1. Varlamov is 11-10-6 but came into the game with a save percentage of .922.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott made 17 saves in the, 3-1, victory over the Avalanche on Monday. | 01/19/2015 10:44 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott made 17 saves in the, 3-1, victory over the Avalanche on Monday.
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Impact
Elliott stopped 17-of-18 shots in his 13th victory of the season. Elliott is 13-5-2 this season with a GAA below 1.90 and save percentage about .930.
Blue Jackets winger Scott Hartnell had a goal and an assist in Columbus', 3-1, victory over the Wild on Monday. | 01/19/2015 10:43 PM
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Blue Jackets winger Scott Hartnell had a goal and an assist in Columbus', 3-1, victory over the Wild on Monday.
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Impact
Hartnell assisted James Wisniewski's power-play goal about five minutes into the third period to give Columbus a, 2-1, lead. Then, Hartnell gave Columbus an insurance goal about 11 minutes later. Hartnell has 10 goals and 18 assists in 39 games this season.
Wild left winger Zach Parise scored a goal on Monday versus the Blue Jackets. | 01/19/2015 10:40 PM
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Wild left winger Zach Parise scored a goal on Monday versus the Blue Jackets.
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Impact
Parise led Minnesota with four shots. He has 17 goals and 17 assists with a plus-six rating in 38 games this season.
Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky made 25 saves in his 16th victory of the season. | 01/19/2015 10:39 PM
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Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky made 25 saves in his 16th victory of the season.
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Impact
Bobrovsky stopped 25-of-26 shot attempts as Columbus beat Minnesota, 3-1. Bobrovsky is 16-14-2 this season.
Canucks winger Radim Vrbata scored a little over three minutes into the game versus the Panthers as Vancouver won, 2-1, on Monday night. | 01/19/2015 10:27 PM
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Canucks winger Radim Vrbata scored a little over three minutes into the game versus the Panthers as Vancouver won, 2-1, on Monday night.
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Impact
The Sedin brothers both had assists on the Vrbata score. Vrbata has 18 goals and 13 assists in 41 games this season.
Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo lost again on Monday, allowing two goals against the Canucks. | 01/19/2015 10:25 PM
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Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo lost again on Monday, allowing two goals against the Canucks.
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Impact
Florida lost to Vancouver, 2-1. Luongo made 21 saves. He is 17-10-8 this season.

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