NHL DFS Playbook: November 12
Brett Talley pores over all of the statistics, splits and matchups to uncover the very best NHL DFS players for today's contests.
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|Pos||Player||Matchup||FanDuel||Draft Kings||Yahoo! Daily||BreakDown|
|Colorado Avalanche||C. Makar||J. Donskoi||N. MacKinnon|
|Edmonton Oilers||C. McDavid||L. Draisaitl||O. Klefbom||Z. Kassian|
|Minnesota Wild||E. Staal||J. Zucker||M. Zuccarello|
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E. Staal - F
Staal exited Tuesday's game against the Ducks in the first period and didn't return in the second, Wild studio announcer Kevin Falness reports.
C. Price - G
Price stopped 33 of 34 shots in a 4-1 win over the Penguins on Tuesday.
M. Peca - F
Peca left Tuesday's game against Pittsburgh with a lower-body injury and won't return.
M. Tkachuk - F
Tkachuk (upper body) won't suit up in Tuesday's game against the Coyotes, Wes Gilbertson of the Calgary Sun reports.
Tkachuk left Monday's win over the Avalanche with an injury but returned and finished the game. However, the lingering effects will relegate him to the press box for the first time this season. Tkachuk leads the team with 27 points and ranks second with 68 hits over the first 32 games.
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M. Bowey - D
Bowey, who was reassigned to AHL Grand Rapids on Tuesday, did not demonstrate enough growth in his game while he was with the Red Wings, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports, citing head coach Jeff Blashill.
S. Steel - F
Steel won't suit up in Tuesday's matchup against the Wild, Eric Stephens of The Athletic reports.
M. Koskinen - G
Koskinen will draw the home start for Tuesday's matchup against the Hurricanes, Bruce McCurdy of the Edmonton Journal reports.
T. Bertuzzi - F
Bertuzzi (undisclosed) will play in Tuesday's road matchup against the Jets, he reports.