Posts under ‘Fantasy Hockey Reviews’ Category

What Fantasy Hockey Owners should have Learned from Fantasy Football.

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

When I was prepping for my fantasy football draft in September I realized that when I drafted at the end of the first round Adrian Peterson was going to be on the board. Could I really pass on AP? I mean, this guy has been the most sought after man in fantasy football for the last couple of years and last year I would have given up my first born child to see him on my roster. That being said, he was coming off a terrible injury and I (like everyone else) feared he wouldn’t be the same.  So, like a fool I let him pass and watched AP have one of the best rushing seasons of all time while leading many fantasy owners straight to a fantasy championship.

Crosby

In January I found my self again facing a similar issue. Being in the top spot of my NHL fantasy draft I knew I would have a shot to draft Sidney Crosby. Why shouldn’t I, he is considered by most to be the outright best player in the NHL isn’t he? But like Adrian Peterson, Crosby is coming off a horrific injury that has plagued him the last two seasons and there are a lot of other great players out there like Malkin, Sedin, Stamkos or even Ovechkin. I knew Crosby was a risk but I had learned from my mistakes. After passing on Peterson I decided I would not do the same with Crosby (more…)

Fantasy Hockey Waiver Wire | Red Wings Backup Goalie Joey MacDonald Has Huge Fantasy Upside

Tuesday, March 29th, 2011
Joey MacDonald Fantasy Hockey Waiver Wire

Joey MacDonald could lead you to your Fantasy Hockey Championship.

With the NHL playoffs lurking, some teams are giving their stars rest. If you own players like Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby, you might need some short term help. The players that can do that for you are sitting on the fantasy hockey waiver wire, here are four sure bets to help you withstand the loss of a star.

Joey MacDonald – G – Detroit Red Wings
Jimmy Howard suffered a shoulder injury on Saturday and is likely to miss some time. MacDonald finished up the game for him and looked good. Should Howard have to sit out a week or two, MacDonald could be a huge pickup for fantasy hockey owners who need goaltending help. (more…)

Website Review: Pickem First

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

pickemfirstPickemfirst.com is the ultimate fantasy league tool. It offers every available convenience for those seeking a central site to manage single or multiple fantasy leagues and hey, it’s free. It serves as a pivotal addition to any fantasy gamer’s arsenal of information, as well as gaining that key advantage to win your fantasy leagues. (more…)

Website Review: Fighting Chance Fantasy

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010
Fantasy Baseball
FCF is an elite fantasy provider.

FightingChanceFantasy.com is a very useful fantasy site for any fantasy sports fanatic who can’t get enough. The site has everything from a “Prospect Watch” column to podcasts giving the most up to the minute news. FCF currently holds a league and will be holding a variety of games in the future for its members

For the time being the Fighting Chance Fantasy team is specializing in baseball and football. Since baseball season is upon us you can find articles such as “Rounding the Bases,” which gives daily insight on previous match-ups. (more…)