Hello everyone. Welcome to the ninth 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 9 (December 4th-10th) 

2 Games 3 Games 4 Games
Boston Bruins

Toronto Maple Leafs

Anaheim Ducks

Arizona Coyotes

Buffalo Sabres

Calgary Flames

Colorado Avalanche

Detroit Red Wings

Edmonton Oilers

Florida Panthers

New York Islanders

New York Rangers

Ottawa Senators

Philadelphia Flyers

Pittsburgh Penguins

San Jose Sharks

Vancouver Canucks

Winnipeg Jets

Carolina Hurricanes

Chicago Blackhawks

Columbus Blue Jackets

Dallas Stars

Los Angeles Kings

Minnesota Wild

Montreal Canadiens

Nashville Predators

New Jersey Devils

Seattle Kraken

St. Louis Blues

Tampa Bay Lightning

Vegas Golden Knights

Washington Capitals

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

  • Michael Bunting (CAR)
  • Anthony Beauvillier (CHI)
  • Philipp Kurashev (CHI)
  • Kirill Marchanko (CBJ)
  • Elvis Merzlikins (CBJ)
  • Scott Wedgewood (DAL)
  • Phoenix Copley (LAK)
  • Marco Rossi (MIN)
  • Jared Spurgeon (MIN)
  • Sean Monahan (MTL)
  • Colton Sissons (NSH)
  • Dawson Mercer (NJD)
  • Simon Nemec (NJD)
  • Eeli Tolvanen (SEA)
  • Joey Daccord (SEA)
  • Torey Krug (STL)
  • Ivan Barbashev (VGK)
  • Dylan Strome (WSH)
  • Anthony Mantha (WSH)

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

  • Pyotr Kochetkov (CAR)
  • Jake Neighbours (STL)

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

  • Jake DeBrusk (BOS) now skating with Pavel Zacha and David Pastrnak.
  • Casey Mittelstadt (BUF) now skating with Jeff Skinner and Alex Tuch
  • Anthony Beauvillier (CHI) now skating with Connor Bedard
  • Kent Johnson (CBJ) now skating with Johnny Gaudreau and Boone Jenner.
  • Joe Veleno (DET) now skating with Dylan Larkin and Lucas Raymond.
  • Sean Monahan (MTL) now skating with Cole Caufield and Nick Suzuki.
  • Dawson Mercer (NJD) now skating with Tyler Toffoli and Jack Hughes.
  • Oliver Wahlstrom (NYI) now skating with Anders Lee and Bo Horvat.
  • Mikael Granlund (SJS) now skating with Fabian Zetterlund and Anthony Duclair.
  • Jake Neighbours (STL) now skating with Pavel Buchnevich and Robert Thomas.
  • Nikolaj Ehlers (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)

  • Alexander Kerfoot (ARI) bumped up to PP1.
  • Victor Olofsson (BUF) bumped up to PP1.
  • Colton Sissons (NSH) bumped up to PP1.
  • Nico Hischier (NJD) bumped back up to PP1.
  • Josh Norris (OTT) bumped back up to PP1. 
  • Cam York, and Morgan Frost (PHI) both bumped up to PP1.
  • Kris Letang (PIT) bumped up to PP1.
  • Jake Neighbours (STL) bumped up to PP1. 
  • Anthony Mantha (WSH) bumped up to PP1.
  • Gabriel Vilardi (WPG) bumped back 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 Lawson Crouse (ARI) Jake Neighbours (STL) Michael Carcone (ARI)
Assists Jake Walman (DET) Casey Mittelstadt (BUF) Mikael Granlund (SJS)
PowerPlay Points Zach Werenski (CBJ) Nick Schmaltz (ARI) Tyson Foerster (PHI)
Shots on Goal Tom Wilson (WSH) J.J. Peterka (BUF) Anthony Duclair (SJS)
Hits Eeli Tolvanen (SEA) Tanner Jeannot (TBL) Kiefer Sherwood (NSH
Blocked Shots Brayden McNabb (VGK) Bowen Byram (COL) Mario Ferraro (SJS)
PIM Radko Gudas (ANA) Arber Xhekaj (MTL) Liam O’Brien (ARI)
Plus/Minus Michael Bunting (CAR) Ivan Barbashev (VGK) Alexander Kerfoot (ARI)
Faceoff Wins Ryan O’Reilly (NSH) Charlie Coyle (BOS) Jordan Staal (CAR)
Wins Connor Ingram (ARI) Jonathan Quick (NYR) Akira Schmid (NJD)
GAA or Save % Pyotr Kochetkov (CAR) Elvis Merzlikins (CBJ) Mackenzie Blackwood (SJS)

Thank you for reading!

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