Each day during the 2015-16 season, NHL.com's fantasy staff will identify one player at each position worth owning in DraftKings daily fantasy hockey contests. Based on factors including but not limited to matchups, line combinations, power-play usage, statistical coverage and recent production, we'll provide you with lower-priced options that can help you build a winning lineup.
NOTE: These picks include players from evening games only. This does not include players from the 1 p.m. ET game between the Los Angeles Kings and Carolina Hurricanes.
Henrik Sedin, C, Vancouver Canucks
DraftKings price: $4,800
Fresh off a five-point night (one goal, four assists) in a 6-3 win against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday; Sedin will try to extend his point streak to four when the Canucks host the New Jersey Devils. The first-line center has 11 points (three goals, eight assists) in his past six games with six blocked shots and 12 shots on goal. The Canucks captain is averaging a point per game at home this season with two goals and seven assists in nine games, and has also been very good against the Devils in his career with 14 points (two goals, 12 assists) and 23 shots on goal in 16 games.