NHL Preview: Blackhawks at Predators

January 30, 2018

Blackhawks at Predators The Chicago Blackhawks find themselves in an unfamiliar position as they continue their four-game road trip Tuesday against the Central Division-rival Nashville Predators. Chicago is 13 points out of first place in the Central after winning the division last season and four back in the Western Conference wild-card race after qualifying for the playoffs each of the last nine campaigns – winning three Stanley Cups along the…


NHL Preview: Blackhawks at Red Wings

January 25, 2018

Blackhawks at Red Wings The Chicago Blackhawks take to the road in an attempt to halt their slide and get back into the playoff picture in the Western Conference as they begin a four-game trek Thursday against the Original Six-rival Detroit Red Wings. Chicago dropped a 3-2 overtime decision to Toronto on Wednesday to conclude a 1-4-1 homestand with its fourth straight loss (0-3-1). Nick Schmaltz recorded a goal and…


NHL Preview: Maple Leafs at Blackhawks

January 24, 2018

Maple Leafs at Blackhawks The Toronto Maple Leafs were unable to slow down the league’s hottest club and now will try to post their first victory in Chicago in nearly 15 years. The slumping Maple Leafs, losers of eight of 11 (3-4-4) following Monday’s 4-2 loss to Colorado, will look to rebound against the skidding Blackhawks, who are buried in last place in the Central Division. Chicago started the calendar…


NHL Preview: Wild at Blackhawks

January 10, 2018

Wild at Blackhawks The Chicago Blackhawks are hoping for an encore performance from Patrick Kane on Wednesday as they seek their first three-game winning streak since mid-December when they face off against the Minnesota Wild in the opener of their six-game homestand. A former Art Ross Trophy winner, Kane registered a career-high five points in Chicago’s 8-2 triumph at Ottawa on Tuesday and is three shy of 800 for his…


Thursday NHL Rundown – Late DFS draft picks

NHL Daily Rundown - Thursday Fantasy Hockey
March 23, 2017

Late DFS draft picks Thursday NHL Rundown Here is the NHL rundown. We’ve got picks from Thursday Late Fantasy Hockey matchups to get you ready for your cash drafts. Play at FanPicks now! Vancouver Canucks (29-34-7) vs St. Louis Blues (39-28-4) Vancouver’s captain Henrik Sedin (club-best 30 assists) joins twin brother Daniel with one goal and three assists in his past four games overall and the Swedes each have two…


NHL Rundown — Thursday Fantasy Hockey Preview —

NHL Daily Rundown - Thursday Fantasy Hockey
February 2, 2017

NHL Rundown Thursday Fantasy Hockey Preview The NHL rundown examines Thursday Fantasy Hockey matchups (Enter contest) to get you ready for your cash drafts. Canadiens vs Flyers The Montreal Canadiens’ top line of captain Max Pacioretty, Alexander Radulov and Phillip Danault are showing signs of coming together as a group while the Philadelphia Flyers quickly came apart at the seams in their first game back from the NHL All-Star break. Pacioretty, who…


NHL Daily Rundown – Thursday Fantasy Hockey Previews

NHL Daily Rundown - Thursday Fantasy Hockey
January 26, 2017

NHL Daily Rundown Thursday Fantasy Hockey Previews FanPicks.com has an NHL daily rundown to get you ready for live fantasy hockey contests. Penguins vs Bruins The Pittsburgh Penguins look to pick up the pieces on Thursday after a lackluster performance in their last outing. Pittsburgh’s high-octane offense was stuck in neutral in Tuesday’s 3-0 setback to St. Louis. It ended the team’s streak of scoring at least four goals during…


NHL Rundown – Friday Evening Fantasy NHL Previews

Fantasy NHL
January 20, 2017

NHL Rundown Friday Evening Fantasy NHL Previews FanPicks.com has all of Friday’s hockey matchup ready for live Fantasy NHL contests. Blackhawks vs Bruins The Chicago Blackhawks averted matching their longest losing streak of the season with a stirring comeback last time out against the Boston Bruins. Chicago scored three unanswered goals in the third period Tuesday to rally for a 6-4 victory over league-worst Colorado. Bruins center Patrice Bergeron, coming off…


NHL Daily Fantasy Sports Rundown – Friday Matchups

NHL Daily Fantasy Sports
January 13, 2017

NHL Daily Fantasy Sports Rundown FanPicks has all of the hockey matchup ready for live NHL daily fantasy sports on Friday. Here’s a look at all the games happening today. Maple Leafs vs Rangers The New York Rangers and Toronto Maple Leafs are both coming off a bye week, although each team had decidedly different results in their previous game. The Rangers will be hoping that the layoff did not…


NHL Fantasy Hockey Previews – November 23 NHL Games

November 23 NHL Games
November 23, 2016

November 23 NHL Games Take a look at our November 23 NHL Games of the Day and go draft at FanPicks.com (Enter Contests). Philadelphia Flyers vs Tampa Bay Lightning The Tampa Bay Lightning have hit the quarter mark of the season trailing just one team in the Atlantic Division despite two long road trips, some damaging injuries and inconsistent play. The Lightning, who must go on without injured captain Steven…


NHL Fantasy Hockey Preview – Chicago Blackhawks vs St Louis Blues

Chicago Blackhawks vs St Louis Blues
November 9, 2016

Chicago Blackhawks vs St Louis Blues The Chicago Blackhawks’ six-game winning streak has been built on a foundation of a potent 1-2 punch involving reigning Hart Trophy winner Patrick Kane and captain Jonathan Toews. The strong goaltending of Corey Crawford is not to be gone unnoticed either. The Blackhawks look to continue their good fortune on all fronts and avenge a season-opening loss to the St Louis Blues. The Central…


Daily Fantasy Hockey Picks

February 13, 2016

Daily Fantasy Hockey Picks Last night we introduced you to the Point-Spread Contest of daily fantasy hockey, but tonight we’ll keep it simple and take a look at the classic Salary Cap version on FanPicks.com. We’re using a 50k cap as is the standard and doubling up at each position except goaltender of course. Let’s take a look at my roster and what strategy I employed this time to win…