/Fantasy hockey: Connor and the Jets are really keen picks

Fantasy hockey: Connor and the Jets are really keen picks

(Brace Hemmelgarn, USA TODAY Sports)

(Brace Hemmelgarn, USA TODAY Sports)

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FantasyScore social iconDaily stack: Boston Bruins C David Krejci, W Loui Eriksson

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Goaltenders

image1Tuukka Rask, Boston Bruins at Edmonton Oilers
$6,000 salary | 12.0% of cap

image2Connor Hellebuyck, Winnipeg Jets vs. Toronto Maple Leafs
$4,600 salary | 9.2% of cap

After a disastrous start, Rask owns a .920 save percentage with seven wins over his past 11 starts. The Bruins are also 8-2 on the road, and Edmonton has averaged just 1.2 goals per game over their past five outings.

Hellebuyck has easily cleared each hurdle during his ascent to the highest level, and he has the potential to help kick-start a run for the Jets. Toronto has averaged just 1.83 goals per game on the road this season, too.

Skaters

FantasyScore social iconC Bryan Little, Winnipeg Jets vs. Toronto Maple Leafs
$5,200 salary | 10.4% of cap

FantasyScore social iconW Blake Wheeler, Winnipeg Jets vs. Toronto Maple Leafs
$6,800 salary | 13.6% of cap

FantasyScore social iconD Torey Krug, Boston Bruins at Edmonton Oilers
$4,800 salary | 9.6% of cap

Wheeler has a point in four consecutive games, and stacking him with his pivot offsets his hefty cap hit. The Jets have been sitting on a 5-3 loss since Saturday, too, and have scored three goals in…

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