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12/14 - Weekend Preview: Kase or Aberg 🤔 | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

A weekend with TONS of pickup suggestions but we still manage to keep it short and sweet for you all.

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12/12 - Unsustainable Wednesdays: Dylan Larkin is a Beast | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

In this episode we cover various big names such as Dylan Larkin, Jack Eichel, Phil Kessel, Ryan O'Reilly, and Erik Karlsson. We also talk about bums like Shattenkirk and... Mathew Barzal? We also go through a trade one of us recently made and talk through the thinking/strategy behind it.

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12/10 - Week 10 Preview & Pickup Targets: We Agree on Gustav Nyquist and Tanner Pearson | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

The beginning of the double digit weeks brings us a welcome balanced week which should provide easier to manage bench positions. We discuss the previous week, go over all the fantasy relevant injury news, and as always give our long and short term pickup suggestions while previewing the week to come.

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12/07 - Weekend Preview: Keep your eye on Pontus Aberg | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Another weekend with another very heavy Saturday slate means off nights are even more important. We'll give you some suggestions to stream while avoiding Saturday and go over some NHL news including a backup/starter goalie report covering netminders like Rask, Rittich, and Koskinen.

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12/05 - Unsustainable Wednesdays: Jaroslav Halak's Reign is Over | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

It's everyone's favorite episode (apparently)! This week features Ryan Reaves (why wouldn't it), Nazem Kadri, Nick Schmaltz, and many others that we received questions about.

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12/03 - Week 9 Preview & Pickup Targets: Morrissey and Girard Looking Mighty Good | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Inching closer and closer to the halfway point of fantasy regular season and breakout candidates are starting to look like the real deal. Week 9 sees double digit counts for games on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, so streaming off night guys is really going to help! We're here to help you find them.

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11/30 - Weekend Preview: Morrissey Leads the Way With Buff Out | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

After taking last week off, we're back with another weekend preview. The news includes a huge list of concussions over the week, some interesting waiver moves, and Willie D's usage of Kovalchuk. Like every week, we go over the scheduled and give our suggestions for weekend pickups.

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11/28 - Unsustainable Wednesdays: Can Jeff Skinner Keep This Up? | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Unsustainable episode with quite a few big names making an appearance. We go over the likes of Mantha, Patrick Kane, Patches, Skinner, and more!

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11/27 - Week 8 Preview & Pickup Targets: Mikko Koskinen Is Under Owned! | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Finally, week 8 gives us a fairly balanced schedule with some nice ways to maximize starts. We go over a crazy hat trick filled week 7 and preview week 8 as well as give some long term and short term pickup suggestions as usual. We have a LOT of long term ones this week!

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11/21 - Unsustainable Wednesdays: Duncan Keith is Done | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

This week we go over a lot of highly requested players. From the slumping Martin Jones to the red hot Max Domi. Who's about to bust and who's due for a breakout, we cover it all. Also, Edler might come back Saturday and Thanksgiving is actually just a celebration of that.

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11/19 - Week 7 Preview & Pickup Targets | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

It's an insane week with lots of overlap but there's a sneaky way to make extra games worth it. Our pickup suggestions range from Tyler Toffoli to Cedric Paquette.

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11/16 - Weekend Preview | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We take you through the current fantasy news and give you quite a few streaming options for the weekend.

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11/15 - Unsustainable Wednesdays (Except It's Thursday): It's Time to Discuss Kopitar | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We're a day late, but here's the unsustainable segment of the show. We're going to talk about Anze Kopitar (it's not good), Sean Couturier (it is good), and many more!

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11/12 - Week 6 Preview & Pickup Targets: Not Ryan Reaves....Right? | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We're already 5 full weeks in! In this week's Monday episode, we go over a week that saw multiple five point nights as well as Chicago extending their losing streak to 7. As always, we go over the week to come and give some long term and short term pickup suggestions to help you manage your team.

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11/09 - Weekend Preview: Is Chabot a Sell High Candidate? | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We take you through the past week of Fantasy News including the NHL's new defensive points leader, Thomas Chabot. Additionally we walk you through this weekend and who you should be eyeing to pick up.

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11/07 - Unsustainable Wednesdays: Is Ryan Reaves Sustainably High? | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

That's it, Brandon has officially lost it. I'll tease it here but he says Reaves is sustainably high. You just have to hear it to believe it. Aside from that we discuss Nikolaj Ehlers, Mark Stone, and a few other high profile guys that have been hot/cold recently. Knock yourselves out and enjoy the episode.

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11/05 - Week 5 Preview & Pickup Targets: Dustin Brown Back with a Bang | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We're 4 weeks into the regular season which means you should be starting to get a sense of how your team is structured, who's for real, and who you overvalued a bit too much. This week there's tons of teams playing 4 games but you have to maneuver those games properly so we walk you through who are the best pickup targets for the week and who you should be keeping an eye on for long term.

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11/02 - Weekend Preview and Fantasy Hockey News Overview | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Brandon goes solo on this one due to some scheduling conflicts. We've got takes on how to deal with injuries to your star goaltender, what the situation in Calgary looks like long term for Elias Lindholm, and as always a look at the weekend and how to tackle it.

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10/31 - Unsustainable Wednesdays: Korpisalo Has Brandon Shook | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Extra long, extra spooky Unsustainable Wednesday episode this week because of halloween. We go through some of the hottest names in fantasy at the moment, such as Ryan Reaves. Brandon also gives you a rant about Korpisalo and Timo Meier, who is the latest multi-cat monster.

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10/29 - Week 4 Preview, Pickup Targets, and a Jonathan Quick Discussion | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

An awful awful schedule this week but we're here to help you coast through it. Vancouver has the best schedule of the week and Nikolay Goldobin stands out as a very interesting pickup candidate for the week.

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10/26 - Weekend Preview + News | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

First off, we're sorry we jinxed Edler. It's all our fault he's out. Secondly, we make up for it by taking you through this week's news and giving you some players that you should eye in case you need some extra starts this week.

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10/24 - Unsustainable Wednesdays | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Another fantastic episode of unsustainable Wednesdays! Laine makes a surprise appearance while we finally discuss Max Pacioretty. Oh and does anyone actually believe in the Lowry hype?

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10/22 - Week 3 Preview & Pickup Targets | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Winnipeg and Detroit have fantastic schedules this week but it's all about who you grab. We run down the week and give you long-term pickups. We also go through the schedule and give you quite a few players to keep an eye on as streamers for the week.

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10/19 - Weekend Preview & Fantasy Hockey News Discussion | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We give you our favorite players to pickup this weekend and how to maximize your starts. We also go over fantasy news such as Nylander's contract situation and the strange shifting of defensive lines for the Rangers.

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10/17 - Unsustainable Wednesdays | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Ahh everyone's favorite day of the week, Unsustainable Wednesdays! We take you through all the hot streaks and slumping players. Are the streaks real or are they all just Jordan Staals in hiding?

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10/15 - Week 2 Preview & Pickup Targets | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Sorry we're late! Apparently an 8 hour time difference, being in two different continents and bad internet is what it takes to sink us. ANYWAYS we're back with a banger. Some really good picks in here to get you straightened out for a week with lots of heavy days.

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10/08 - Week Preview & Pickup Targets | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

In our first episode of the regular season we preview a busy week and give you some tips on how to maximize your starts. We also give you some long and short term pickup options.

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2018 Early Waiver Targets | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

The season is almost here! This is the last episode before the season starts (on Wednesday!). We go over some very early promising waiver wire targets that could become long term adds in your leagues. You don't want to miss this one!

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FHP Tier Game and Draft Recap | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Introducting the all new Fantasy Hockey Podcast Tier Game! Completely free to enter, and the winner will get $1,000 donated by the Fantasy Hockey Podcast to their favorite hockey charity! The top 10 performers will also get a Fantasy Hockey Podcast hat which we are going to be making shortly.

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2018 Fantasy Hockey Rookies | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Welcome to our Rookies episode! In this show, we walk through Rookies that are getting drafted at the moment in single season leagues. We try to give you point floors and an idea of how much they can contribute along with what their ceiling might be.

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2018 Fantasy Hockey "Busts" | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Welcome to our busts episode! In this show, we walk through all the players we think are being drafted too high, and give you an idea of where you should be targeting them in your leagues to maximize your draft value.

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2018 Fantasy Sleepers | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Welcome to our very first sleepers episode! In this show, we walk through all the players we think are being drafted too low, and give you an idea of where you should be targeting them in your leagues to maximize your draft value.

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League Settings Tips and Suggestions | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

In this episode, we walk through how our single-season league is set up as well as step through and discuss all the available options from Yahoo. We discuss both league types as well as each available category and their pros and cons.

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2018 Draft Strategy: Part 2 | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Second episode of our Draft Strategy segment. In this episode we cover the idea of Value Drafting and executing it properly. We also go over how to approach a categories league which is significantly tougher than a points league and requires you to be on your toes.

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Erik Karlsson Trade Implications | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We go over the effects of the Erik Karlsson trade on the broader fantasy hockey world. His trade affects nearly everyone on the sharks including the biggest name, Brent Burns. We take you through potential deployment, effect on points and look back at a similar trade that involved PK Subban to the Nashville Predators.

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2018 Draft Strategy: Part 1 | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Welcome to the first part of a two part series covering draft strategy. This episode covers picking in a certain order (position wise), goalie strategy, and scarcity.

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09/08 - 2018 Fantasy Atlantic Division Preview | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Part four of our four part series, the Atlantic may be the best fantasy division in the league and boasts some of the most elite players in the league. In this episode, we step through each team to give a full fantasy analysis and drafting tips.

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08/29 - 2018 Pacific Division Preview | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Moving on to part three of our four part series, the Pacific boasts some of the most elite players in the league, as well as several players that could surprise. In this episode, we step through each team to give a full fantasy analysis and drafting tips.

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08/22 - 2018 Central Division Preview | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Part two of our four part series, this week we walk through the Central division. There is plenty of sneaky value to be had in the Central, and we'll show you all of it.

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08/15 - 2018 Metropolitan Division Preview | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We go over every team in the Metro and discuss players that will be important to keep an eye on as well as overall team recaps. Think of this as a primer to get you ready as we prep to head into drafting season.

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08/06 - The Boys Are Back! - 2018 Recap Geaturing our Biggest Mistakes, Wins and What We Learned

We kick off the 2019 season by recapping last season. We go over what we learned through mistakes and big wins such as getting Taylor Hall in the 9th round. We go over strategy that we learned for trades and tons of other things that will help you this upcoming season.

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03/19 - Playoff Week 3 Preview - Championship Week Maybe? Sam Reinhart and Clayton Keller Lead Some Interesting Adds

It's our championship week and in true Fantasy Hockey Podcasts fashion, it's between the two of us for first. Hopefully you're still cruising in the playoffs. We're laying our strategies on the line in this episode!

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03/16 - Playoff Week 2 Review - Philly Grubs and Other Interesting Options | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Just a few more days until another round of eliminations. Make sure you're on the right side of it with this week's review and weekend preview!

Download the DRAFT app on iOS or Android or visit draft.com and use promo code 'FHP' when you sign up for a $3 ticket on your first deposit AND a $100 satisfaction guarantee.

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03/12 - Playoff Week 2 Preview - The Wire is Getting Real Thin | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

As the finals approach, those of you in the playoffs have hard decisions to make. One bad drop and you could very easily drop along with them after a bad week. Here's who you should be eyeing heading into week 2 of (most) fantasy hockey playoffs.

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03/09 - Playoff Week 1 Review - Alexander Edler Might Save Your Season | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

With what's likely the biggest weekend in your fantasy hockey season coming up, we take a look at some sneaky pickups while also going over the week.

Download the DRAFT app on iOS or Android or visit draft.com and use promo code 'FHP' when you sign up for a $3 ticket on your first deposit AND a $100 satisfaction guarantee.

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03/05 - Playoff Week 1 Preview - Here's Who You Should Be Streaming to Advance | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

You're probably in week 1 of the playoffs, which means you have some decisions to make. These are our picks for who you should be keeping an eye on and thinking about streaming during this week of fantasy hockey.

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03/02 - Week 22 Review - Brace For the Playoffs! | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We review a crazy week and preview a busy weekend as most fantasy leagues approach the start of playoffs.

Download the DRAFT app on iOS or Android or visit draft.com and use promo code 'FHP' when you sign up for a $3 ticket on your first deposit AND a $100 satisfaction guarantee.

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02/28 - Unsustainable Wednesday's - Last Unsustainable Episode of the Season! | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

The last Unsustainable Wednesday goes out with a bang! Jonathan Toews and Jeff Skinner on Sustainably Low? Lots of big names and big discussions as we head into the ever exciting time of fantasy playoffs.

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02/26 - Trade Deadline Edition! - We Review Every Team in the NHL and How the Trade Deadline Affects Them | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We go over every team, yes EVERY TEAM, and discuss how the trade deadline affects them in terms of fantasy. Some are great, some are bad (cough, Rangers), but nonetheless, this episode should help you gear up and get ready for the playoffs.

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02/23 - Week 21 Review - Should You Trade for Erik Karlsson in Fantasy? | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Title says it all, a big week reviewed AND a discussion on if you should trade for Erik Karlsson ahead of his potential trade to a contender.

Download the DRAFT app on iOS or Android or visit draft.com and use promo code 'FHP' when you sign up for a $3 ticket on your first deposit AND a $100 satisfaction guarantee.

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02/21 - Unsustainable Wednesdays - What Does Dadonov Need to Do to Get 50% Owned? | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Another unsustainable Wednesday! We talk about Mike Amadio on the Kings and David Backes on the Bruins. We're getting close to the trade deadline, don't want to miss out on someone that could get hot.

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02/19 - Week 21 Preview - Bryan Rust is Dazzling | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Playoffs are getting closer and closer and waiver wires are getting more and more difficult to sort through. We're here as always to step through the week and give some ideas of how to handle the last stretch before playoffs.

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02/14 - Unsustainable Wednesdays - Happy Valentine's Day! | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Yanni Gourde, Duncan Keith, Corey Perry, and many more show up on this Unsustainable Wednesday edition of the Fantasy Hockey Podcast!

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02/12 - Week 20 Preview - Hold Onto Your Butts, the Playoffs are Coming | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

This week could make or break your playoff chances! We know you want a chance at dethroning that asshole in the top spot (Brandon) or just sneak into that last spot so this episode hopes to help you do that.

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02/09 - Week 19 Review + Weekend Preview - Carolina.. What Are You Doing to Jeff Skinner | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We review week 19 that was filled with goals, assists and surprising goalie performances. We also prep you for the weekend by going over the schedules and giving you people to pick up.

Download the DRAFT app on iOS or Android or visit draft.com and use promo code 'FHP' when you sign up for a $3 ticket on your first deposit AND a $100 satisfaction guarantee.

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02/07 - Unsustainable Wednesdays - The Blue Jackets Are Going to Turn it Around Right? | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

As the season winds down, lots of bad pickups and drops happen. This episode is going to gear you up to NOT make those decisions and help you separate signal from noise.

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02/05 - Week 19 Preview - Beauvillier Has a Great Schedule | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Playoffs are just around the corner and while our Saturday picks were truly awful, our week long picks should be better! Here's our picks for a very busy week 19.

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02/03 - Saturday Sit/Start Guide | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

13 games on the slate for today and we're here to walk you through it all. As usual, we'll give our take on each matchup, our top goalie picks for the night, and a handful of sit and start ideas for fringe players.

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02/02 - Week 18 Review - Rainforests, Broken Glass, AND a 5 Point Night From Killorn?! It Was a Weird One | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Gambi tells us a strange story about rainforest sounds before we recap a good post All-Star weekend. Alex Killorn shocks us with a 5 point night and we give you suggestions on who to pick up this weekend since Saturday is so darn heavy.

By the way! Give us a follow on Twitter where we'll be posting advice and players we're keeping an eye on, @Daveedgamboa and @Stakenborg.

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01/31 - Unsustainable Wednesdays - Featuring an All-New Segment Called Sustainably High! | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

This episode we go over the most sustainable and unsustainable players from the last two weeks. We got an awesome recommendation to add an all-new segment in which we talk about players that will keep doing well so we've introduced the Sustainably High segment to further help you pick up the right players mid-week.

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01/30 - Week 18 Preview - The All-Star Break is Over, Fantasy is Back! | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Gambi is moving so Brandon takes you through the rest of the week on Yahoo, or the next week on ESPN.

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01/22 - Week 17 Preview - Pre All-Star Break Decisions | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

Short week but there's still discussion to be had! You may be at the tail end of your ESPN week or the start of your Yahoo Week!

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01/20 - Saturday Sit/Start Guide | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

13 games on the slate for today and we're here to walk you through it all. As usual, we'll give our take on each matchup, our top goalie picks for the night, and a handful of sit and start ideas for fringe players.

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01/19 - Week 16 Review - Good On You for Picking Up Barzal | Fantasy Hockey Podcast

We're back with our week 16 review! There are still some really great games coming up this weekend to round the week out. Barzal is amazing, isn't he?

Download the DRAFT app on iOS or Android or visit draft.com and use promo code 'FHP' when you sign up for a $3 ticket on your first deposit AND a $100 satisfaction guarantee.

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01/15 - Week 16 Preview - Anaheim and Los Angeles have great schedules! | Fantasy Hockey Podast

We preview a great week of hockey and give you some pickup suggestions for the week for a range of players and some fiery rants!

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