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Fantasy Hockey Schedule Week 7: The Return of Sid

November 11th, 2011
There was plenty of speculation that Sidney Crosby was going to return this weekend but the Pittsburgh Penguins put those rumors to bed when they announced he would not. Crosby is very, very close to returning and if I were a betting man I would bet that he returns this ...

Fantasy Hockey Schedule Week 4: Decision Time

October 22nd, 2011
Most teams will be playing their ninth or 10th game this week, which means decision time for players that can be sent back to juniors. There are plenty of tough decisions to make. Sean Couturier (Philadelphia, 6 GP, 4 PTS), Brett Connolly (Tampa Bay, 7 GP, 1 PT), Nino Niederreiter (NY ...

Fantasy Hockey Schedule Week 3: Full of Questions

October 15th, 2011
As we start Week 3 of the NHL season there are plenty of questions that come to mind. Now that Sidney Crosby has been cleared for contact when will he dress for his first game?  Will David Legwand continue to score at a 2.33 point per game pace?  Legwand is on ...

Fantasy Hockey Schedule Week 2: First Full Scoring Week

October 8th, 2011
The fantasy hockey season is in full swing now.  Week 2 of the NHL season is the first full scoring period for most fantasy hockey pools.  Don’t dress players from the New York Rangers or Toronto Maple Leafs as they both only have one game this week. Remember teams (Anaheim, Buffalo, ...

Five Fantasy Players to Watch: Southeast Division

September 2nd, 2011
Here are five player profiles taken from the 2011-12 FHC Fantasy Hockey Pool Guide from the Southeast Division. To see more fantasy information like this you can purchase the 2011-12 FHC Fantasy Hockey Pool Guide at www.fantasyhockeycoach.com.  Be sure to check out the two free fantasy hockey pools we are running ...

NHL PLAYOFF 2011: Fantasy Schedule Week 1

April 11th, 2011
The regular season is over, the matchups are set and so it's time to get the second season started. The Chicago Blackhawks just squeaked into the playoffs and get a chance to defend their Stanley Cup title.  This is the most exciting time to be a hockey fan as every game ...

NHL Trade Deadline Report Card: Western Conference (Part 2)

March 5th, 2011
The NHL trading period is now over and teams have either added pieces for a playoff run or a rebuild.  Lets take a look at how teams did with their February trades, including the NHL Trade Deadline.  The playoff grade deals with how the addition will impact a playoff run, while ...

NHL Trade Deadline Report Card: Eastern Conference (Part 2)

March 5th, 2011
The NHL trading period is now over and teams have either added pieces for a playoff run or started rebuilding.  Let's take a look at how teams did with their February transactions, including the NHL trade deadline.  The playoff grade deals with how the addition will impact a playoff run, while ...

NHL Trade Deadline Could Be Very Boring With All These Early Trades

February 24th, 2011
Teams aren’t waiting for the deadline to make moves; over the last seven days we have seen 16 trades.  Most teams are making their moves early, which could result in very boring trade deadline day.    TRADE: Pittsburgh Penguins trades conditional seventh-round drafts pick in 2011 to the Ottawa Senators for Alex ...

Fantasy Hockey Schedule Week 20: Time To Start Planning

February 11th, 2011
The NHL trade deadline is about two weeks away and more than likely so is your fantasy hockey pool trade deadline.  Time to start planning what you are going to do with your roster: Is it time to rebuild or sacrifice some youth and go for it this year? If ...