Alberga’s Fantasy Fix: Looking at the NHL November Rain


Carey Price #31 of the Montreal Canadiens defends his goal against the Minnesota Wild during the game at the Xcel Energy Center on November 2, 2017 in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI via Getty Images

Expect the unexpected! Fantasy hockey owners are starting to realize that all too well as another season moves along. From Carey Price’s awful start to Brent Burns’ struggles – the unpredictability is making fantasy owners across the globe lose their collective minds. Just have faith and Carey on. I tried too hard on that one. For sure.

Here’s what’s coming up this week:

(November 6th – 12th)


Monday: 6 Games

Tuesday: 9 Games

Wednesday: 3 Games

Thursday: 7 Games

Friday: 7 Games

Saturday: 12 Games

Sunday: 4 Games


TOTAL: 48 Games


STAY AWAY FROM CGY, COL, DAL, NSH, OTT, PHI – All have just 2 GAMES this week.




Arizona Coyotes

Mon (@WSH), Tues (@PIT), Thurs (@STL), Sat (WPG)

Waiver Looks: Christian Fischer, Brendan Perlini


Boston Bruins

Mon (MIN), Wed (@NYR), Fri (@TOR), Sat (TOR)

Waiver Looks: Anders Bjork, Sean Kuraly


Columbus Blue Jackets

Mon (@NYR), Tues (NSH), Fri (CAR), Sat (@DET)

Waiver Looks: Oliver Bjorkstrand, Pierre-Luc Dubois


Edmonton Oilers

Tues (@NYI), Thurs (@NJD), Sat (@NYR), Sun (@WSH)

Waiver Looks: Ryan Strome, Milan Lucic


Minnesota Wild

Mon (@BOS), Wed (@TOR), Thurs (@MTL), Sat (@PHI)

Waiver Looks: Luke Kunin, Nino Niederreiter


New Jersey Devils

Tues (STL), Thurs (EDM), Sat (FLA), Sun (@CHI)

Waiver Looks: Pavel Zacha, Adam Henrique


Toronto Maple Leafs

Mon (VGK), Wed (MIN), Fri (BOS), Sat (@BOS)

Waiver Looks: Connor Brown, Kasperi Kapanen


Vancouver Canucks

Mon (DET), Tues (@CGY), Thurs (@ANA), Sat (@SJS)

Waiver Looks: Sam Gagner, Thomas Vanek


Washington Capitals

Mon (ARI), Tues (@BUF), Fri (PIT), Sun (EDM)

Waiver Looks: Lars Eller, Devante Smith-Pelly



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