Hello everyone. Welcome to the fourth edition of JOT This Down!

Thank you to everyone who provided feedback in volume three. I appreciate it.  Keep the questions, comments, and concerns coming. I’ll be here all week to answer any and everything you may have.

Week 4 (October 30th-November 5th) 


2 Games3 Games4 Games
Calgary Flames

Colorado Avalanche

Edmonton Oilers

Minnesota Wild

Ottawa Senators

Pittsburgh Penguins

San Jose Sharks

Washington Capitals

Anaheim Ducks

Boston Bruins

Buffalo Sabres

Carolina Hurricanes

Chicago Blackhawks

Columbus Blue Jackets

Detroit Red Wings

Florida Panthers

Los Angeles Kings

Montreal Canadiens

Nashville Predators

New Jersey Devils

New York Islanders

New York Rangers

Seattle Kraken

St. Louis Blues

Tampa Bay Lightning 

Toronto Maple Leafs

Vancouver Canucks

Winnipeg Jets

Arizona Coyotes

Dallas Stars

Philadelphia Flyers

Vegas Golden Knights

Sleepers to Stream-(will usually look at players on teams with four games)

  • Barrett Hayton (ARI)
  • Matias Maccelli (ARI)
  • J.J. Moser (ARI)
  • Wyatt Johnston (DAL)
  • Mason Marchment (DAL)
  • Cam Atkinson (PHI)
  • Sean Couturier (PHI)
  • Bobby Brink (PHI)
  • Travis Sanheim (PHI)
  • Paul Cotter (VGK)
  • Ivan Barbashev (VGK)
  • Chandler Stephenson (VKG)
  • Logan Thompson (VGK)

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

  • Jonas Johansson (TBL)
  • Ryan Hartman (MIN)

Notable Line Changes-(line changes to even strength units along with who may be good stack options.)

  • Leo Carlsson (ANA) plays two games a week on load management but skates with Trevor Zegras and Troy Terry when active.
  • Barrett Hayton (ARI) now skating with Clayton Keller and Nick Schmaltz.
  • Matthew Poitras (BOS) moves up to line 2 center, skating with Jake Debrusk and Morgan Geekie.
  • Jordan Greenway (BUF) skating with Tage Thompson and Dylan Cozens.
  • Nazem Kadri (CGY) on line 1 with Jonathan Huberdeau and Elias Lindholm.
  • Teuvo Teravainen (CAR) now skating on line 1 with Sebastian Aho and Seth Jarvis
  • Tyler Johnson (CHI) now skating on line 1 with Connor Bedard.
  • Valeri Nichushkin (COL) now skating with Nathan MacKinnon and Artturi Lehkonen on line 1.
  • Jack Roslovic (CBJ) now skating with Johnny Gaudreau and Boone Jenner on line 1.
  • Jake Walman (DET) is on the first pair with Moritz Seider.
  • Warren Foegle (EDM) skating on the first line with Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl.
  • Mikey Anderson (LAK) skating on the top pair with Drew Doughty.
  • Brock Faber (MIN) skating on the top pair with Jonas Brodin.
  • Dante Fabbro (NSH) skating on the top pair with Roman Josi.
  • Anders Lee (NYI) skating on top line with Mathew Barzal and Bo Horvat.
  • Kevin Labanc (SJS) skating on top line with Anthony Duclair and Tomas Hertl.
  • Tye Kartye (SEA) now skating on line 1 with Matthew Beniers and Jordan Eberle.
  • Erik Cernak (TBL) now skating on the top pair with Victor Hedman.
  • Calle Jarnkrok (TOR) now skating on line 1 with Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner
  • Dylan Strome (WSH) is now on a revamped top line with Alex Ovechkin and Tom Wilson.

PowerPlay 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)

  • Ryan Strome (ANA) is now on the PP1 unit.
  • Mackenzie Weegar (CGY) PP1 QB with Rasmus Andersson suspended.
  • Tony DeAngelo (CAR) now PP1 QB.
  • Adam Fantilli and Justin Danforth (CBJ) moved to PP1.
  • Evander Kane (EDM) getting a look on PP1.
  • Pierre-Luc Dubois (LAK) skating on PP1.
  • Luke Evangelista (NSH) skating on PP1.
  • Drake Batherson (OTT) bumped up to PP1.
  • Bobby Brink (PHI) back on PP1.
  • William Eklund, Kyle Burroughs, and Kevin Labanc (SJS) all moved up to PP1.
  • Alexander Wennberg (SEA) bumped up to PP1.
  • Evgeny Kuznetsov (WSH) moved up to PP1 unit.
  • Alex Iafallo (WPG) on line 1 and PP1.

Category Fillers to Roster-

*Please let me know if this range of players is available or not in your league. I can include a fourth category of players under 5% rostered or something like that for the hardcore leagues. I am just trying to learn my audience as the season goes on.

CategoryShallow Leagues

(61% to 99% rostered)

Standard Leagues

(26% to 60% rostered)

Deeper Leagues

(under 25% rostered)

GoalsFrank Vatrano (ANA)Ryan Hartman (MIN)Cam Atkinson (PHI)
AssistsTravis Sanheim (PHI)Filip Hronek (VAN)Ryan Strome (ANA)
PowerPlay PointsMike Matheson (MTL)Ryan O’Reilly (NSH)Anthony Duclair (SJS)
Shots on GoalSeth Jarvis (CAR)Owen Tippett (PHI)Andrew Copp (DET)
HitsEvander Kane (EDM)Brayden Schenn (STL)Josh Anderson (MTL)
Blocked ShotsBrayden McNabb (VGK)Alec Martinez (VGK)T.J. Brodie (TOR)
PIMBrendan Lemieux (CAR)Tom Wilson (WSH)Arber Xhekaj (MTL)
Plus/MinusBrady Skjei (CAR)William Karlsson (VGK)Phillip Di Giuseppe (VAN)
Faceoff WinsTomas Hertl (SJS)Boone Jenner (CBJ)Nico Sturm (SJS)
WinsJonas Johansson (TBL)Cam Talbot (LAK)Jake Allen (MTL)
GAA or Save %Logan Thompson (VGK)John Gibson (ANA)Joey Daccord (SEA)

Thank you for reading!

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