DFS NHL Optimal Lineups: November 12
Tom Vecchio provides you with write-ups and optimal lineups for today's NHL DFS main slate.
Vancouver Canucks at New York Rangers
The Rangers come in as -140 favorites tonight and have Henrik Lundqvist confirmed in net for them, but is a GPP option only tonight. This season the Rangers are giving up a 51 Corsi against, which always puts their goalies in line for plenty of saves, but with how young their defense is, they are bound for mistakes which often lead to goals. The save upside is there for Lundqvist tonight, just be aware of the risk. On the other side we have Jacob Markstrom in net for the Canucks who has allowed three or more goals in three of his last four games, so we could be in for a bit of a barn burner tonight since the over-under is set at six.
The Canucks are led by their young and very exciting forward core of Elias Pettersson, Bo Horvat, Loui Eriksson, Jake Virtanen, and Nikolay Goldobin. If you are stacking them up, which is great for GPPs, I would stick with Pettersson, Horvat, Goldobin, and Pouliot who make up the first power-play stack. Their...