Found March 16, 2012 on
Here’s what you need to know as you plan your fantasy team for the weekend. Of course, all of us who have played any kind of fantasy sports know that planning and skill only go so far – you also need the luck o’ the Irish. (Thankfully, my ancestry is one-quarter Irish.)
Saturday: 22 teams in action
Sunday: 12 teams in action
Teams with two weekend games: Carolina, Columbus, Nashville, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh
Teams with no weekend games: Dallas
All other teams play one game.
Saturday starters, according to Left Wing Lock: Ilya Bryzgalov, PHI; Brian Boucher, CAR; Dwayne Roloson, TB; Cory Schneider, VAN; Jimmy Howard, DET.Continue reading "Pick Six: Saturday March 17/Sunday March 18"
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Philadelphia Flyers' goalie Ilya Bryzgalov started off this season, looking like one of the worst net minders in the entire NHL. But the tides have turned for the Russian goalkeeper as of late, as Bryzgalov is one of the hottest goalies in the league. After giving up 26 goals in just his first eight games of the season, worry began to spread throughout Philadelphia and the general...
Ilya Bryzgalov made 29 saves, coming within 6:30 of a fourth straight shutout. and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the New York Islanders 3-2 on Thursday night for their seventh win in eight games.
Zac Rinaldo, Claude Giroux and Scott Hartnell scored for the Flyers (41-22-7), who stayed two points behind Pittsburgh for fourth place in the Eastern Conference.
Michael Grabner ruined...
Goaltending problems are a big reason the Boston Bruins are mired in their worst funk of the season.
The Philadelphia Flyers are having no such issues.
Ilya Bryzgalov's shutout streak may be over but his run of hot play certainly isn't, so it might be hard for the rolling Flyers not to put him back in net Saturday for a visit to Boston.
Bryzgalov nearly had a fourth straight...
Wow. What a huge win! We were all worried it would go to a shootout, and luckily it didn’t, but who cares! All that matters is the Flyers won. They beat the NHL’s hottest team, gaining 3 points in the standings in the process.I don’t know who I hate more, the Penguins or the Rangers.Although he gave up 2 goals, Ilya Bryzgalov once again looked sharp, making several key saves...
from Sam Carchidi of Broad Street Bull, Raise your hand if you thought this was going to happen three weeks ago: Boston’s Tim Thomas, the NHL’s best performer as he led the Bruins to last year’s Stanley Cup, would be struggling mightily, while Ilya Bryzgalov would be the league’s hottest goaltender.
That’s what I thought. I don’t see many hands.
In March, Thomas _ whose...