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Fantasy: Rankings after 2017 NHL Trade Deadline updates forward, defenseman, goalie landscape after moves (and lack thereof)

by Fantasy Staff @NHLFantasy

If you're making a fantasy playoff push, chances are the 2017 NHL Trade Deadline has impacted the landscape in your league.

There were some big trades in the days leading up to the deadline, a number of players on the block who surprisingly stayed put, and plenty of teammates affected by these roster decisions.

Below are's updated fantasy player rankings for forwards, defensemen and goalies based on performance and expectations for the rest of the regular season. Each story includes upward and downward trends at the position after deadline moves, as well as rankings updated March 2.

NOTE: These lists are based on value in standard Yahoo leagues (goals, assists, plus/minus, penalty minutes, power-play points, shots on goal for skaters; wins, goals-against average, save percentage, shutouts for goalies).


TOP 100 FORWARDS: Jarome Iginla can boost slumping Anze Kopitar; Matt Duchene's value dips

TOP 50 D-MEN: Colton Parayko of Blues, Mark Streit of Penguins gain value after deadline

TOP 25 GOALIES: Andrei Vasilevskiy has great keeper league value as Lightning's new No. 1


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