2019 Fantasy Hockey: Waiver Wire Report February 17
Christopher Morais goes over which players should be added to your fantasy hockey team for the upcoming week.
The NHL season is in full swing and that means so is fantasy hockey! It’s a long grind to get to the playoffs, and an even tougher challenge to win it all. Like every year, injuries are going to happen to key players, which means we need to be active on the waiver wire. The waiver wire can help you win a championship, so it’s important to add the right players at the right time. Let’s take a look at which players are worth looking adding for the upcoming week.
Sam Gagner - Edmonton Oilers - Winger
After being traded from the Vancouver Canucks back to the Edmonton Oilers, Sam Gagner has gone from irrelevant to fantasy hockey relevant. There is a 100% chance that Ken Hitchcock gives Gagner a shot on the top line with Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl, and who knows, maybe he will stick with that line for more than two periods. The veteran forward is widely available across most fantasy hockey sites, so fantasy owners may want to take a chance and add Gagner before it’s too...