1. NHL Fantasy Files Vol 6: Captain Canuck On The Mend

    At the quarter-way mark of the 2008-09 NHL season there appears to be something strange in the Gatorade. Goalies are dropping at an alarming rate this year...

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  2. NHL Fantasy Files Vol 5: Injuries Equal Opportunities

    The NHL Fantasy Files are late this week because (as my regular readers know) I spent the last week in Cuba. I took the weekend to catch up on a week’s worth of hockey and to research my recommendations...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about almost 6 years ago 2,457 reads 0 comments

  3. NHL Fantasy Files Vol 4: Better Have Back Up

    This week The NHL Fantasy Files will appear in an abbreviated version. In a few hours, I will fly directly into a hurricane...

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  4. NHL Fantasy Files Vol 3: Seen Stamkos?

    October has come to a close and some draft day rock stars have emerged. If you have Shea Weber, Phil Kessel, or Brandon Dubinsky on your team, give yourself a pat on the back...

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  5. NHL Fantasy Files Vol 2: Don't Call It A Comeback

    Hello Hockey Heads! What a wild ride this season has been so far! Keith Tkachuk is already almost halfway to his 15th NHL season with at least twenty goals, and the talent-laden Philadelphia Flyers are the only team yet to win a game...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about almost 6 years ago 4,955 reads 3 comments

  6. NHL Fantasy Files: Season Two, Volume 1

    Welcome back to another year of The Fantasy Files. The season is well underway and some sleepers are starting to step up, and some veterans are starting to show their age...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about almost 6 years ago 431 reads 11 comments

  7. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 23

    This week marks the last week of the Fantasy Hockey regular season, and thus this will be the last week of the NHL Fantasy Files for 2008. Looking back on the year it’s been an eventful season...

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  8. NHL Fantasy Files: Trade Deadline Edition

    This week I decided to wait until after the trade deadline to make my recommendations. It’s a good thing I waited. All but two teams (Boston and Edmonton) made some sort of move at the trade deadline...

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  9. NHL Trade Deadline Wish List: Part Two

    In my last installment of The Trade Deadline Wish List I highlighted ten players that all GMs wish they could add to their roster. However, the blockbuster trades rarely ever pay off...

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  10. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 21

    A week has passed since my last column, and we find ourselves one week closer to the trade deadline but still no action...

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  11. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 20

    This week’s column is a little delayed because I spent the weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina to watch some East Coast Hockey League games...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about over 6 years ago 904 reads 2 comments

  12. NHL Trade Deadline Wish List: Part One

    There are only three weeks until the February 26th NHL trade deadline. Curtis Joseph and Teemu Selanne have both signed new contracts, and Peter Forsberg does not appear to be far behind...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about over 6 years ago 1,404 reads 11 comments

  13. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 19

    Last week I recommended rookie Milan Lucic. Did you listen? Lucic picked up five points on the week. He didn’t collect the PIMs that I promised would come along with his points, ...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about over 6 years ago 607 reads 2 comments

  14. NHL Fantasy Files: The All-Star Edition

    Welcome to the NHL Fantasy Files All-Star Edition. The All-Stars were all snapped up in the first five rounds of your league’s draft...

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  15. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 17

    It is now All-Star week and there will be lots of talk about the Ovechkins and the Iginlas of the world. But chances are the All-Stars in your fantasy league have already been picked up...

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  16. Maple Leafs Woes: Don't Blame John Ferguson Jr.

    John Ferguson Jr. was hired by the Toronto Maple Leafs on August 29th, 2003.It’s been four long seasons since he took over the reigns of the fabled franchise. In that time, the team has changed significantly...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about over 6 years ago 853 reads 4 comments

  17. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 16

    The trade deadline is coming. Some big names are circulating the rumour mills—Mats Sundin, Vincent Lacavalier, Marian Hossa, Jonathan Cheechoo, Adam Foote, Rob Blake, and others...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about over 6 years ago 545 reads 0 comments

  18. The Solution in Toronto: Trade Mats Sundin

    I was asked to write a midseason report card for the Toronto Maple Leafs, but in my opinion only three players have earned passing grades...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about over 6 years ago 918 reads 6 comments

  19. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 15

    Now is the time of year when injures start to take a toll on rosters. When stars get hurt, it's your job as a fantasy owner to look to their replacements to plug the holes on your roster...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about over 6 years ago 1,027 reads 3 comments

  20. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 14

    Happy New Year from your favorite fantasy guru! This week I spotlight six players who've flown under the radar all season but can help turn your fantasy squad around in 2008...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about over 6 years ago 855 reads 2 comments

  21. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 13

    It is Christmas time—what would be a better gift for a sports fan than for a favorite player (or better yet, a team) to turn their season around?The Tampa Bay Lightning, LA Kings, ...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about over 6 years ago 1,097 reads 0 comments

  22. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 12

    It takes a big man to admit he made a mistake.And to be stubborn can kill your fantasy chances.Last season, my team was sabotaged by the poor play of my first-round draft pick, Martin Gerber...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about almost 7 years ago 807 reads 0 comments

  23. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 11

    There are very few defensemen who will make a significant impact on a fantasy roster.My personal strategy is to draft one defensemen who can anchor the roster throughout the season—a guy you can rely on to get close to 60 points...

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  24. NHL Waiver Wire: Thrashers Add Mark Recchi

    After being a healthy scratch for several consecutive games, Mark Recchi was finally waived this week by the Pittsburgh Penguins.He went unclaimed...

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  25. NHL Fantasy Files: Week 10

    Why is Dany Heatley a better fantasy player than Daniel Alfredsson? Their point totals are the same, they even play on the same line—but Heatley gets nearly twice as many penalty minutes as his teammate...

    Josh Kyrzakos Written by Josh Kyrzakos about almost 7 years ago 934 reads 0 comments