FHL '05-06: Interesting names
A few things we've seen from early NHL play are that the game is more wide open, some games have featured much scoring and penalties are occurring at a maddening pace. That could mean that half of an NHL game at times is played with special teams.
What does that mean for fantasy? Well, a John LeClair type anchoring the power play will thrive. Also, plus/minus is not affected by a power play. All in all, the good players will still be good, the checking line players will still do what they do, and the best and worst goalies - or shall we say defenses, since a goalie can only do so much - will still do what they do.
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