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DraftKings daily fantasy value picks for Oct. 31

Each day during the 2015-16 season, NHL.com’s fantasy staff will identify one player at each position worth owning in DraftKings daily fantasy hockey contests. Based on factors including but not limited to matchups, line combinations, power-play usage, statistical coverage and …

2015 NHL scores: Bruins cruise for 3rd straight win as others continue to struggle

As it turns out, reports of the Boston Bruins‘ demise were completely unfounded. Considering how early it is in the season, this is simply shocking! Honestly, though, can you really blame the Chicken Littles for wailing about how the Bruins …

8 NHL-inspired Halloween ideas

Scott Lewis   October 31, 2015, 9:59 AM Scott Lewis   October 31, 2015, 9:59 AM Let’s face it: Most hockey costume ideas have been played out. We’ve all witnessed the people who show up to Halloween parties as the Hanson brothers, …

Around the League notebook: Friday, Oct. 30

FRIDAY RESULTS Home Team in Caps BUFFALO 3, Philadelphia 1 NY RANGERS 3, Toronto 1 WASHINGTON 2, Columbus 1 CAROLINA 3, Colorado 2 Ottawa 3, DETROIT 1 Boston 3, FLORIDA 1 MINNESOTA 5, Chicago 4 Montreal 6, CALGARY 2 Vancouver …

Daily Fantasy Hockey 2015: DraftKings NHL Optimal Lineup for Oct. 31

The Boston Bruins have shaken off a regrettable start that saw them lose their first three games of the season. All of those games were at home, and they were all lost by multiple goals. While it’s not good to …

prospect Matthews could miss Deutschland Cup

Center Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft, was not in the lineup Friday for Zurich in Switzerland’s top professional league because of an upper-body injury, according to CAA Sports Agency, Matthews’ representatives. There was …

NHL stars get into the Halloween spirit

Some of hockey’s biggest stars have really been getting into the Halloween spirit this year. But don’t just take our word for it — check out the photographic evidence we’ve gathered of the NHL’s most famous faces being especially on-point with their costume …

Stars satisfied with strong start to season

FRISCO, Texas — It has been an interesting week for the Dallas Stars. They returned home from a four-game sweep of their Eastern Conference road trip. Then their five-game winning streak ended in their first home game, a 6-2 loss …

Five things we learned in the NHL: Lupul ruling looked wrong

Jeff Simmons   October 31, 2015, 12:41 AM Presented by Jeff Simmons   October 31, 2015, 12:41 AM Presented by It was a busy Friday night of hockey. The Minnesota Wild got some revenge on the Chicago Blackhawks, the Buffalo Sabres had …

Yahoo Daily Fantasy Hockey: Jack Eichel among smart plays for Friday

View photo . AP Photo/Gary Wiepert By Jason ChenRotoWire Hockey Writer There are nine games on the slate for Friday night, which is great because it gives Yahoo Daily Fantasy Hockey owners a lot of options. And with players such …