Defenseman Waiver Advice

Below is a list of the biggest fantasy hockey Defenseman waiver wire pickups of the past week or day. Use this list of players to help with your waiver wire research.

The column "Own Increase" refers to the ownership change compared to last week. The column "Percent Change" shows you which player had the highest percentage jump compared to last week.

Generally speaking, players with the highest "Percent Change" will often be injury replacements or fantasy sleepers with high risk..

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Waiver Trends Type: Weekly Daily
Position: C LW RW D G
# Player Name Team Position Own Increase Percent Change Current OWN %
1 Nate Schmidt VGK D +25.79 105.27% 50.29%
2 Dion Phaneuf LA D +11.11 26.41% 53.18%
3 Michael Matheson FLA D +9.56 165.97% 15.32%
4 Justin Braun SJ D +8.43 50.45% 25.14%
5 Marc-Edouard Vlasic SJ D +7.97 13.62% 66.47%
6 Tyler Myers WPG D +7.45 9.50% 85.84%
7 Mark Borowiecki OTT D +7.26 54.75% 20.52%
8 Sami Vatanen NJ D +5.58 17.29% 37.86%
9 Ryan Ellis NSH D +4.27 5.47% 82.37%
10 Oliver Ekman-Larsson ARI D +3.14 3.68% 88.44%
11 Alec Martinez LA D +2.72 6.29% 45.95%
12 Adam Larsson EDM D +2.65 15.59% 19.65%
13 Thomas Chabot OTT D +2.33 28.87% 10.40%
14 Stephen Johns DAL D +1.77 11.81% 16.76%
15 Hampus Lindholm ANA D +1.54 4.65% 34.68%
16 Aaron Ekblad FLA D +1.12 1.26% 89.88%
17 Jake Gardiner TOR D +1.11 1.29% 86.99%
18 Michael Del Zotto VAN D +0.94 3.93% 24.86%
19 Tyson Barrie COL D +0.83 0.98% 85.84%
20 Oscar Klefbom EDM D +0.42 0.90% 47.11%
21 Matt Dumba MIN D +0.26 0.29% 88.44%
22 Keith Yandle FLA D +0.25 0.29% 87.86%
23 Mikhail Sergachev TB D +0.25 0.29% 86.42%
24 Justin Faulk CAR D +0.22 0.29% 76.59%
25 Dan Girardi TB D +0.01 0.19% 5.20%