FantasySP / ALL / Headlineshttps://www.fantasysp.comFantasySP / ALL / HeadlinesCopyright 2017<![CDATA[Henrik Lundqvist Returns This Weekend]]>During the New York Rangers upcoming weekend getaway to California, goaltender Henrik Lundqvist will be in the net for two out of three games. Lundqvist has missed the last seven games due to a hip injury.

This season the Rangers have used Antti Raanta, Lundqvist's back-up quite a bit. Raanta is quite possibly the future for the Rangers, and has gone 2-2-2 in this streak of games he has played. The Rangers know that if an emergency arises that they can put Lundqvist in the net for all three games.

]]>, 22 Mar 2017 15:21:20 EDT
<![CDATA[Aaron Ekblad Returns to Ice]]>The Florida Panthers will have defenseman Aaron Ekblad back on the ice for Tuesday night's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.

Ekblad suffered a concussion back on March 11th that has kept him out of the last four games the Panthers played. Ekblad has been on the ice over the past week leading up to today and has felt more comfortable each day. Missing time is tough for most players, and Ekblad is no different. He is glad the injury is in his rear view mirror and that he can take the ice and help his team.

]]>, 21 Mar 2017 15:26:19 EDT
<![CDATA[Andre Iguodala out vs Mavericks]]>The Golden State Warriors will be without Andre Iguodala tonight versus the Dallas Mavericks due to a "left hip stain", according to the official Warriors twitter feed.

More of the burden will fall on Patrick McCaw and Matt Barnes to pick up his roughly 30 minutes that Iguodala normally plays.

]]>, 21 Mar 2017 14:17:08 EDT
<![CDATA[Evgeni Malkin Out Again]]>Evgeni Malkin will be missing his third straight game in a row on Tuesday. The Pittsburgh Penguins are set to take on the Buffalo Sabres, and Malkin will not be traveling with the team.

Malkin sustained an upper-body injury last Wednesday against the Flyers, and hasn't been on the ice since.

]]>, 20 Mar 2017 15:38:37 EDT
<![CDATA[Jeremy Lin putting up solid numbers]]>Jeremy Lin is getting enough minutes to make an impact for the Nets and most fantasy teams who took a chance on him.

In Lin's last 3 games, he's averaged 25.7 MPG (tied 3rd on the team), with 16.3 points, 6.3 assists, 4.3 rebounds, and 1 steal while shooting 43.2% from the field.

]]>, 18 Mar 2017 14:24:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Rick Porcello Named Starter for Opening Day]]>The Boston Red Sox already know how they want to start the season, and who they want to start it. Rick Porcello has been named the starting pitcher for opening day, which for the Red Sox is April 3rd at Fenway.

Porcello is the reigning Cy Young winner for the American League, and according to manager John Farrell has always been the number one choice to start the season. This will be the first time in Porcello's career that he is the starting pitcher on opening day, and even his fellow teammates are backing the decision. David Price and Chris Sale fully back Porcello opening the season, and think he is deserving given the leader he has become for the team.

]]>, 15 Mar 2017 17:34:01 EDT
<![CDATA[Seahawks sign Eddie Lacy]]>The Green Bay Packers just lost their best running back, Eddie Lacy, to free agency. The deal is for $5.5 million for just one year.

There is no official word if Ty Montgomery will be the Packers full-time back or not, but this move certainly adds depth to the Seattle Seahawks backfield.

]]>, 14 Mar 2017 18:59:54 EDT
<![CDATA[Bears sign Kendall Wright]]>The Chicago Bears signed Kendall Wright, formally of the Tennessee Titans. The one-year deal is worth up to $4 million.

The Bears are trying their best to retool their receivers for new quarterback Mike Glennon. Losing Alshon Jefferey was a significant hit to their receivers and the signing of free agents Kendall Wright and Markus Wheaton, who signed on Friday, are attempts to fill that void.

]]>, 12 Mar 2017 13:44:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Watch Iguodala's remarks: 'I do what master say']]>The Golden State Warriors have lost 3 straight games for the first time in years, but that's not in focus at the moment after Andre Iguodala's locker room comments.

When asked about Saturday Night's lineup, Iguadala was unaware that he, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green would be sitting out last night's game.

]]>, 12 Mar 2017 13:31:40 EDT
<![CDATA[LaMarcus Aldridge Out]]>The San Antonio Spurs have announced that they will be without forward LaMarcus Aldridge indefinitely. Aldridge is set to undergo more testing to see how serious his heart condition is. As of now he has been diagnosed with a minor heart arrhythmia.

There is no question that the Spurs are making sure that Aldridge is healthy and that it is safe for him to continue playing.

]]>, 11 Mar 2017 12:57:44 EDT
<![CDATA[Terrelle Pryor, a great fit for the Redskins]]>The Washington Redskins have signed Terrelle Pryor to a one year deal worth 6 million.

The amount of interest in Pryor seemed to be surprisingly low, but he could easily be the best free-agent WR acquisition of the entire off-season. He had a very good year considering the quarterback situation that existed in Cleveland.

]]>, 10 Mar 2017 18:39:26 EDT
<![CDATA[Khris Middleton will return to the starting lineup tonight]]>Khris Middleton has worked his way back to the starting lineup. The news comes straight from the Milwaukee Bucks official twitter account.

Middleton has appeared in 7 games so far this season and not suffered any setbacks coming back from injury. He is set to replace Rashad Vaughn in the starting lineup.

]]>, 03 Mar 2017 18:58:22 EDT
<![CDATA[What's Next for Brandon Marshall]]>As of Friday, the New York Jets released veteran wide receiver Brandon Marshall. The Jets have been working at cutting big names and paychecks during the offseason. Long time Jet Nick Mangold was released alongside Darelle Revis and kicker Nick Folk.

Marshall is no stranger to being released and signing with a new team, however after 11 seasons in the NFL is now the time to make a move off the field?

]]>, 03 Mar 2017 14:53:35 EDT
<![CDATA[The Case For Bilal Powell as a Top 15 RB]]>Once the Jets’ season was essentially over, when they were 3-9, they decided to give backup running back Bilal Powell more carries. Obviously, they needed to change something, because whatever they were doing wasn’t working.

Powell took this chance and ran with it (Ok, ok, it’s not that funny), running for 411 yards and 2 touchdowns in the last 4 games of the season.

]]>, 28 Feb 2017 10:41:03 EDT
<![CDATA[The Case For Matthew Stafford as a Top 5 QB]]>Consistency. Volume. Efficiency. These are three words that perfectly describe Matthew Stafford, and, along with improvement in decision-making, they will make him a top 5 QB.


]]>, 22 Feb 2017 10:35:07 EDT