Lester’s Blue Line Specials Volume 15
Need some help with your fantasy hockey team? You’ve come to the right place. Try these hot players on for size.
Tim Connolly, Buffalo – Tim has nine points (7 goals, 2 assists) and a +5 rating in his last seven games (1.3 points per game). He had seven points (2 goals, 5 assists) and a -3 rating in his first ten games (0.7). He has a $1.58M salary cap number in the Sporting News Salary Cap game, and is owned in 26.3% of ESPN and 16% of Yahoo leagues.
Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Minneosta – PMB has seven points (2 goals, 5 assists) and a +5 rating in his last three games (2.3). He had 23 points (8 goals, 15 assists) and a -10 rating in his first 43 games (0.53). He has a $2.74M SN cap number, and is owned in 39.6% of ESPN and 33% of Yahoo leagues.
Marc-Andre Bergeron, Minneosta – MAB has four points (3 goals, 1 assist) and a +5 rating in his last three games (1.3). He had 17 points (4 goals, 13 assists) and a -5 rating in his first 36 games (0.47). He has a $0.65M SN cap number, and is owned in 9.6% of ESPN and 15% of Yahoo leagues.
Antero Niittymaki, Philadelphia – Antero has been a pretty solid backup goalie this year compiling an 11-4-4 record with a 2.60 Goals Against Average and a 91.7% Save Percentage. In his last four games he went 3-1 with a 2.47 GAA and a 93.0% Save Percentage. He has a $3.38M SN cap number, and is owned in 32% of ESPN and 13% of Yahoo leagues.