Hello everyone. Welcome to the twenty-third edition of JOT This Down!

Keep the questions, comments, and concerns coming. I’ll be here all week to answer any and everything you may have.

Week 23 (March 18h-24th) 

2 Games 3 Games 4 Games
Anaheim Ducks

Arizona Coyotes

Boston Bruins

Chicago Blackhawks

Colorado Avalanche

Columbus Blue Jackets

Dallas Stars

Detroit Red Wings

Florida Panthers

Los Angeles Kings

Minnesota Wild

Montreal Canadiens

Nashville Predators

New York Rangers

Pittsburgh Penguins

San Jose Sharks

St. Louis Blues

Vancouver Canucks

Vegas Golden Knights

Buffalo Sabres

Calgary Flames

Carolina Hurricanes

Edmonton Oilers

New Jersey Devils

New York Islanders

Ottawa Senators

Philadelphia Flyers

Seattle Kraken

Tampa Bay Lightning

Toronto Maple Leafs

Washington Capitals

Winnipeg Jets

All Aboard The Pickup Train – (add these guys before it’s too late if they are still available)

  • Dylan Guenther (ARI)
  • Bowen Byram (BUF)
  • Logan Stankoven (DAL)
  • Jack Roslovic (NYR)
  • Anthony Duclair (TBL)

Sleepers to Stream – (will usually look at players on teams with extra games)

  • Dylan Cozens (BUF)
  • Andrei Kuzmenko (CGY)
  • Evgeny Kuznetsov (CAR)
  • Warren Foegele (EDM)
  • Ondrej Palat, Luke Hughes, Jake Allen (NJD)
  • Kyle Palmieri (NYI)
  • Shane Pinto (OTT)
  • Joel Farabee (PHI)
  • Jordan Eberle (SEA)
  • Tyler Bertuzzi (TOR)
  • Anthony Cirelli (TBL)
  • Max Pacioretty, Rasmus Sandin (WSH)
  • Vladislav Namestnikov (WPG)

Notable Line Changes – (line changes to even strength units and who may make good stack options.)

  • Zemgus Girgensons (BUF) now skating with Tage Thompson and Alex Tuch
  • Andrew Mangiapane (CGY) now skating with Mikael Backlund and Blake Coleman
  • Jake Guentzel (CAR) now skating with Sebastian Aho and Seth Jarvis
  • Casey Mittelstadt (COL) now skating with Jonathan Drouin and Valeri Nichushkin.
  • J.T. Compher (DET) now skating with Alex DeBrincat and Patrick Kane.
  • Aleksander Barkov (FLA) now skating with Sam Reinhart and Vladimir Tarasenko.
  • Adrian Kempe (LAK) now skating with Anze Kopitar and Quinton Byfield
  • Ryan Hartman (MIN) now skating with Kirill Kaprizov and Matt Boldy.
  • Timo Meier (NJD) now skating with Nico Hischier and Ondrej Palat.
  • Jack Roslovic (NYR) now skating with Chris Kreider and Mika Zibanejad
  • Shane Pinto (OTT) now skating with Brady Tkachuk and Drake Batherson.
  • Sidney Crosby (PIT) now skating with Drew O’Connor and Bryan Rust.
  • Connor McMichael (WSH) skating with Alex Ovechkin and T.J. Oshie.
  • Vladislav Namestnikov (WPG) now skating with Kyle Connor and Mark Scheifele

Power Play Unit Exposure – (examine any notable movements on the top powerplay unit. I will not say “McDavid is on PP1” because that is obvious. However, if someone gets boosted onto PP1 with McDavid, they will be posted here)

  • Dylan Guenther (ARI) remains on PP1.
  • Jake DeBrusk (BOS) bumped up to PP1.
  • Bowen Byram (BUF) remains up to PP1.
  • Evgeny Kuznetsov (CAR) bumped up to PP1. 
  • Mackenzie Weegar (CGY) bumped up to PP1. 
  • Tyler Johnson (CHI) bumped up to PP1.
  • Alex Nylander (CBJ) bumped up to PP1.
  • Robby Fabbri (DET) bumped up to PP1.
  • Alex Newhook (MTL) remains on PP1. 
  • Luke Evangelista (NSH) bumped up to PP1.
  • Dawson Mercer (NJD) bumped up to PP1.
  • Claude Giroux (OTT) bumped up to PP1.
  • Cam York (PHI) bumped up to PP1.
  • Lars Eller (PIT) bumped up to PP1.
  • Eeli Tolvanen (SEA) bumped up to PP1.
  • Tyler Bertuzzi (TOR) bumped up to PP1.
  • Anthony Cirelli (TBL) bumped up to PP1. 
  • Conor Garland (VAN) bumped up to PP1.
  • Tyler Toffoli (WPG) bumped up to PP1.

Category Fillers to Roster:

Category Shallow Leagues

(61% to 99% rostered)

Standard Leagues

(26% to 60% rostered)

Deeper Leagues

(under 25% rostered)

Goals Yegor Sharangovich (CGY) Jake Neighbours (STL) Logan Stankoven (DAL)
Assists Johnny Gaudreau (CBJ) Nick Schmaltz (ARI) Torey Krug (STL)
Power Play Points Patrick Kane (DET) Bryan Rust (PIT) Calen Addison (SJS)
Shots on Goal Nazem Kadri (CGY) Dawson Mercer (NJD) Fabian Zetterlund (SJS)
Hits Brenden Dillon (WPG) Garnet Hathaway (PHI) Matt Rempe (NYR)
Blocked Shots Sam Girard (COL) Matt Roy (LAK) Chris Tanev (DAL)
PIM Radko Gudas (ANA) Ryan Strome (ANA) Liam O’Brien (ARI)
Plus/Minus Gustav Forsling (FLA) Scott Laughton (PHI) Alexander Kerfoot (ARI)
Faceoff  Chandler Stephenson (VGK) Charlie Coyle (BOS) Jason Dickinson (CHI)
Wins Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen (BUF) Jonathan Quick (NYR) Jake Allen (NJD)
GAA or Save % Cam Talbot (LAK) Sam Montembeault (MTL) Scott Wedgewood (DAL)

Thank you for reading!

*All information was gathered from Yahoo, ESPN, dailyfaceoff.com, and NHL.com.