Originally written on Hockey Fan Land  |  Last updated 10/23/14

EDMONTON - NOVEMBER 2: Ales Hemsky #83 of the Edmonton Oilers skates during the NHL game against the Nashville Predators at the Rexall Place on November 2, 2007 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Dale MacMillan/Getty Images)
For the last few seasons Ales Hemsky of the Edmonton Oilers has carried little to no weight in fantasy hockey. I'm here to tell you today, I think that is all going to change for the 48-game schedule that will be the 2013 fantasy hockey season.Last year, Hemsky sat on the free-agent list in most fantasy formats with a disappointing 36 points in 69 games. This lack of production and inability to get over injuries has been the fuel that has driven Edmonton Oilers fans to madness over Hemsky. Based on the statements above, I don't blame any hockey fan for not paying much attention to Ales Hemsky’s progress during the NHL lockout, he was trending downwards. Ales Hemsky has never played a full NHL season; on top of that he has never had that many skilled players around him in Edmonton, for years Hemsky was forced to do more than his capabilities.At the present moment, Ales Hemsky is someone fantasy hockey owners should keep an eye on; this is a player that could develop into the...
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