NHL Daily Fantasy Helper: Thursday 4/19/18
A good chunk of you probably already play daily fantasy football, and I'd be willing to bet a significant portion have also tried out daily fantasy basketball and baseball. But hockey? Hockey?
To help, take a look at some goalies, high-priced skaters, and lower-priced players to target for today's two-game slate.
Goalie to Target
Sergei Bobrovsky ($8,700): The Columbus Blue Jackets are up 2-1, which is hard to believe, and Bobrovsky will be in net for them tonight as they are slightly-favored. He will be aided by having home-ice advantage against the Washington Capitals, who allow 3.28 goals per game on the road. Also, Columbus yields just 2.38 goals per game at home. Our models project Bobrovsky to have the best chance of a win among all goalies in action tonight, and we give him the best odds of a shutout. Frederik Andersen is the night's second-best option, per our projections, and is $400 cheaper than Bobrovsky.
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