Originally written on The Hockey Program  |  Last updated 11/13/14
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  The funny thing for fantasy purposes is that the Alex Ovechkin play only counts for one goal in the grand scheme of things.  That is the cold reality of fantasy leagues especially this time of year.  Maybe it is a springboard for Ovechkin to finally get him going consistently. Either way, we thank Garrett Rees for this week's Looking Ahead.  It is a very good fantasy read that gives the lay of the fantasy land.  That finishing line is really almost here.  In three weeks, it is all over.  Just think of the finality of that very statement.  Sure there are fantasy playoff pools and such but its not quite the same.  Today is a bit different so let's get right down to the Fantasy POTN. =============================================== Fantasy POTN: Eric Staal, C, Carolina Hurricanes -- Staal played what we like to call "Kovalchuk Minutes" last night as he was on the ice for a grand total of 26:40 in the 4-3 road win over the Winnipeg Jets.  The bottom line was Staal had two ...
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