Lester’s Blue Line Specials Volume 12
Need some help with your fantasy hockey team? You’ve come to the right place. Try these hot players on for size.
Vaclav Prospal, Tampa Bay - Prospal is heating up scoring six points (2 goals, 4 assists) in his past four games (1.5 points per game). He has scored at least a point in each of those games. He had 17 points (6 goals, 11 assists) in his first 39 games (0.44). He has a Sporting News Salary Cap number of $3.89 and is owned in 66.8% of ESPN and 45% of Yahoo leagues.
Richard Park, New York Islanders - I’ll always remember him for his time with the Wild, but Park has been playing decent for the Islanders of late. The South Korean native has six points (3 goals, 3 assists) and a +3 rating in his last three games (2.0). He had 16 points (7 goals, 9 assists) and a -5 rating in his first 38 games (0.42). He has a SN cap number of $0.50 and is owned in 2.7% of ESPN and 4% of Yahoo leagues.
Mike Commodore, Columbus - I’m not sure if he’s familiar with Lionel Richie, but he’s been a “Brick House” of late. He has four points (2 goals, 2 assists) and a +5 rating in his last three games (1.33). He had 14 points (1 goal, 13 asssists) in his first 36 games (0.39). He has a $0.79 SN cap number and is owned in 19.7% of ESPN and 13% of Yahoo leagues.
Jason LaBarbera, Vancouver - LaBarbera is 1-0-2 since coming over from Los Angeles with a 1.93 Goals Against Average, and a 94.3% Save Percentage. In his first 19 games with the Kings he was 5-8-4 with a 2.83 GAA and a 89.3% Save Percentage. He has a $3.83M SN cap number and is owned in 11.5% of ESPN and 24% of Yahoo leagues.