Who Will Pick Up the Scoring Slack for These Starting Forwards

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January 11 Injury Report

JETS INJURIES: 3 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 59 TOI.

Nikolaj Ehlers averages 16 TOI, 0.74 FD points per minute and 0.2 DK points per minute at left wing. Ehlers averages the third most time on ice (16) among team left wings. There are 2 other left wings who average less ice time. Dustin Byfuglien (24 TOI, 0.56 FD per min, 0.16 DK per min) and Tyler Myers (18.9 TOI, 0.56 FD per min, 0.16 DK per min) are Jets Right Defensemen listed as questionable or out. Joe Morrow is positioned for an uptick in ice time. He averages 13 minutes. Morrow's DK salary is $2.5K and his FD Salary is 3.5K. He averages 0.11 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.38 FanDuel pts per minute.

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RED WINGS INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 30 TOI.

Michael Rasmussen is listed on the injured list as questionable. Rasmussen averages the sixth most time on ice (12) among team left wings. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other left wings. Trevor Daley averages 18 TOI, 0.33 FD points per minute and 0.1 DK points per minute at right defensemen. Daley averages the third most time on ice (18) among team Right Defensemen.

PENGUINS INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 28 TOI.

Zach Aston-Reese averages 13 TOI, 0.6 FD points per minute and 0.17 DK points per minute at center. Aston-Reese averages the fourth most time on ice (13) among team centers. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other centers. Patric Hornqvist is listed as questionable on the injury list. Hornqvist averages the second most time on ice (15) among team right wings. There are 3 other right wings who average less ice time.

SABRES INJURY AT CENTER

Jack Eichel is questionable. With an average of 15 TOI, C Vladimir Sobotka could see a significant increase in time on ice. Sobotka is priced at $3.2K on FanDuel and $2.7 on DraftKings. He averages 0.11 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.39 FanDuel pts per minute. Averaging 13 TOI, Casey Mittelstadt could also see a significant increase in time on ice. He averages 0.13 DraftKings points and 0.46 FanDuel points per minute. These averages with more minutes could translate to being a good play at his prices ($2.5DK, $3.5 FD). Check out SportsLine FanDuel Cheat Sheet and the DraftKings Cheat Sheet to see how the computer projections rate him and see if he is in the optimal lineups. Another C who could be in for a big night is Johan Larsson (14 TOI). Larsson is priced at $3.3K on FanDuel and $2.5 on DraftKings. He averages 0.34 FD pts per minute and 0.1 DK pts per minute.

HURRICANES INJURY AT CENTER

Clark Bishop is listed as questionable on the injury list. Bishop averages the sixth most time on ice (9) among team centers. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other centers' fantasy value.

January 12 Injury Report

SENATORS INJURIES: 4 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 75 TOI.

Matt Duchene (18.8 TOI, 0.72 FD per min, 0.2 DK per min) and Colin White (15.2 TOI, 0.72 FD per min, 0.2 DK per min) are Senators centers listed as questionable or out. Ben Harpur averages 18 TOI, 0.22 FD points per minute and 0.07 DK points per minute at left defensemen. With an average of 15 TOI, LD Christian Wolanin could see a significant increase in time on ice. Thomas Chabot averages 23 TOI, 0.57 FD points per minute and 0.16 DK points per minute at right defensemen. With an average of 13 TOI, RD Christian Jaros could see an increase in time on ice.

BLUES INJURIES: 4 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 61 TOI.

Tyler Bozak (15.9 TOI, 0.55 FD per min, 0.15 DK per min) and Robert Thomas (12 TOI, 0.55 FD per min, 0.15 DK per min) are Blues centers listed as questionable or out. With an average of 18 TOI, C Brayden Schenn could see an increase in time on ice. Ryan O'Reilly averages 20 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night. Another C who could be in for a big night is Ivan Barbashev (11 TOI). Alexander Steen averages 16 TOI, 0.57 FD points per minute and 0.16 DK points per minute at left wing. With an average of 12 TOI, LW Zachary Sanford could see a significant increase in time on ice. Averaging 13 TOI, Robby Fabbri could also see a significant increase in time on ice. Another LW who could be in for a big night is Mackenzie MacEachern (6 TOI). Vince Dunn averages 17 TOI, 0.44 FD points per minute and 0.13 DK points per minute at left defensemen. Dunn averages the third most time on ice (17) among team Left Defensemen.

COYOTES INJURIES: 3 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 49 TOI.

Nick Schmaltz averages 17 TOI, 0.53 FD points per minute and 0.14 DK points per minute at center. Nick Cousins is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 12 minutes. Averaging 10 TOI, Mario Kempe could also see a significant increase in time on ice. Josh Archibald averages 13 TOI, 0.42 FD points per minute and 0.12 DK points per minute at right wing. Archibald averages the fourth most time on ice (13) among team right wings. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other right wings. Kevin Connauton averages 18 TOI, 0.42 FD points per minute and 0.12 DK points per minute at right defensemen. Ilya Lyubushkin is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 13 minutes.

BLUE JACKETS INJURIES: 3 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 21 TOI.

Sergei Bobrovsky is listed as the probable starting goalie for tomorrow's game despite being listed on the injury report. If he does not start, the other available goalie who might get the start is Joonas Korpisalo. Jean-Francois Berube. Brandon Dubinsky averages 12 TOI, 0.4 FD points per minute and 0.11 DK points per minute at center. Dubinsky averages the fourth most time on ice (12) among team centers. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other centers' fantasy value. Markus Hannikainen averages 9 TOI, 0.5 FD points per minute and 0.14 DK points per minute at left wing. Hannikainen averages the fourth most time on ice (9) among team left wings. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other left wings.

SHARKS INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 40 TOI.

Marc-Edouard Vlasic averages 21 TOI, 0.42 FD points per minute and 0.12 DK points per minute at left defensemen. Joakim Ryan is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 12 minutes. Jacob Middleton averages 5 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night. Justin Braun averages 19 TOI, 0.39 FD points per minute and 0.11 DK points per minute at right defensemen. Braun averages the third most time on ice (19) among team Right Defensemen.

BLACKHAWKS INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 37 TOI.

Gustav Forsling averages 18 TOI, 0.42 FD points per minute and 0.12 DK points per minute at left defensemen. Forsling averages the third most time on ice (18) among team Left Defensemen. Brent Seabrook averages 19 TOI, 0.48 FD points per minute and 0.14 DK points per minute at right defensemen. Seabrook averages the third most time on ice (19) among team Right Defensemen.

OILERS INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 31 TOI.

Kailer Yamamoto averages 14 TOI, 0.39 FD points per minute and 0.11 DK points per minute at right wing. Yamamoto averages the second most time on ice (14) among team right wings. There are 2 other right wings who average less ice time. Alex Petrovic averages 17 TOI, 0.33 FD points per minute and 0.1 DK points per minute at right defensemen. Petrovic averages the third most time on ice (17) among team Right Defensemen.

GOLDEN KNIGHTS INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 27 TOI.

William Carrier averages 9 TOI, 0.49 FD points per minute and 0.14 DK points per minute at left wing. Carrier averages the fifth most time on ice (9) among team left wings. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other left wings' fantasy value. Reilly Smith averages 18 TOI, 0.68 FD points per minute and 0.18 DK points per minute at right wing. With an average of 8 TOI, RW Valentin Zykov could see a significant increase in time on ice. Ryan Reaves averages 11 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night.

RANGERS INJURY AT CENTER

Kevin Hayes averages 19 TOI, 0.63 FD points per minute and 0.17 DK points per minute at center. With an average of 14 TOI, C Ryan Strome could see a significant increase in time on ice. Averaging 9 TOI, Boo Nieves could also see a significant increase in time on ice.

FLYERS INJURY AT RIGHT DEFENSEMAN

Andrew MacDonald averages 18 TOI, 0.4 FD points per minute and 0.12 DK points per minute at right defensemen.

CANADIENS INJURY AT RIGHT WING

Andrew Shaw averages 15 TOI, 0.6 FD points per minute and 0.17 DK points per minute at right wing. Shaw averages the third most time on ice (15) among team right wings. There are 2 other right wings who average less ice time.

BRUINS INJURY AT LEFT WING

Joakim Nordstrom averages 14 TOI, 0.41 FD points per minute and 0.12 DK points per minute at left wing. Nordstrom averages the third most time on ice (14) among team left wings. There is just one other LW who averages less ice time.

LIGHTNING INJURY AT RIGHT WING

Ryan Callahan averages 11 TOI, 0.47 FD points per minute and 0.13 DK points per minute at right wing. Callahan averages the sixth most time on ice (11) among team right wings. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other right wings' fantasy value.

WILD INJURY AT CENTER

Eric Fehr averages 11 TOI, 0.49 FD points per minute and 0.14 DK points per minute at center. Fehr averages the fifth most time on ice (11) among team centers. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other centers.