Lester’s Blue Line Specials Volume 6
Need some help with your fantasy hockey team? You’ve come to the right place. Try these hot players on for size.
Pavol Demitra, Vancouver - In his last four games for the Canucks Pavol scored 6 points (4 Goals, 2 Assists) for a 1.5 points per game average. In his first eight games he had 7 Points (3 Goals, 4 assists) for a 0.88 average. He’s scored at least 50 points in each of the past six seasons (and 9 of 10). He’s a good value in the Sporting News Salary Cap league at $3.40M
Dainius Zubrus, New Jersey - Dainius had four goals and 2 assists in his last three games (2.0 ppg). His four goals came on 11/23 vs. Tampa Bay. In his first 17 games he had 8 points (0.47). He recorded at least 50 points in 2006 & 2007 so the potential is there. He’s a good value at $1.71M.
Paul Martin, New Jersey - Elk River, Minnesota’s Paul Martin has 2 Goals and an Assist in his last three games. He had just 4 points in his first 12 games (0.33 ppg). He has averaged close to 32 points per season over the past three years. He’s a nice value at $1.39M.
Curtis Sanford, Vancouver - Sanford is filling in for the injured Roberto Luongo. He’s gone 3-0 with a 1.69 GAA and a 93.9% Save Percentage. He only played in two games prior to last week going 0-1 with 5 Goals allowed and s 87.8% Save Percentage.