Studying the NHL schedule is very important to any fantasy hockey owner. Fortunately, NHL.com will provide a weekly look at certain players who are entering a favorable stretch in their schedule. This NHL Fantasy All-Access column will spotlight the players who should be picked up or played for that week.
Knowing the schedule for your draft is more important this season, as the NHL has realigned its divisions and will feature a balanced schedule that ensures that all 30 NHL teams will play in all 30 arenas at least once.
Here are some fun facts about the 2013-14 NHL schedule that will help you on fantasy draft day.
Devils legend Martin Brodeur was 0-1-2 with a 2.93 goals-against average and .885 save percentage last season in the second game of back-to-backs. Cory Schneider was acquired on Draft Day by the Devils and last season won his only appearance in the second half of a back-to-back, giving up two goals and stopping 26 of 28 shots.