2022-23 NHL Season Preview

Matt and DJ go team-by-team through the 2022-23 season, discussing offseason moves, betting odds, and players to focus on in early-season DFS contests! After spending several weeks grinding the training camp news, you’ll find *a lot* of detail for each team as far as an outline of relevant injuries, linemate possibilities, and young guns who could make that next step to NHL (and fantasy) success.

Livestream HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EeCJKXeiq3E

TIMESTAMPS:

12:30 – Metro Division

29:10 – Atlantic Division

49:18 – Central Division

1:06:48 – Pacific Division

1:27:25 – Awards and Player Over/Under quick hits

The Morning Skate Podcast is sponsored by Underdog Fantasy! Go to https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-the-morning-skate-podcast and sign up using code MSP to get 100% of your deposit matched, up to $100, to play along with us throughout NFL and NHL Best Ball Season!

The Morning Skate Podcast is partnered with OneWeekSeason! If you are looking to upgrade your NFL DFS gameplay, OWS covers main slates, showdown slates, ownership projections, you name it. If you haven’t checked them out, or want to support the show, please check them out using this link! https://oneweekseason.com/aff/MSP/

DJ Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcvFiQ4gl3JkI7lIUNYlMUw

Twitters: @MorningSkatePod@FakeMoods@dj_mitchell94

Best Ball Ep. 6 – The FINALE (YT STREAM SUGGESTED)

Part Six of our series, using Best Ball season-long as a preview to the NHL season, Matt and DJ draft what is DJ’s 150th (the maximum entries allowed) team live on air, discussing strategy as they go. With training camps, and thus Best Ball Szn, winding down, they go over their exposures, recent news to react to, and general strategy. Tune in to listen along as we chase down the $10k top prize on Underdog Fantasy!

Stream is linked HERE, we suggest tuning into the YT stream if you missed it, that way you can follow along with the draft board and view the set of our player exposures across 210+ combined drafts.

The Morning Skate Podcast is sponsored by Underdog Fantasy! Go to https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-the-morning-skate-podcast and sign up using code MSP to get 100% of your deposit matched, up to $100, to play along with us throughout NFL and NHL Best Ball Season!

The Morning Skate Podcast is partnered with OneWeekSeason! If you are looking to upgrade your NFL DFS gameplay, OWS covers main slates, showdown slates, ownership projections, you name it. If you haven’t checked them out, or want to support the show, please check them out using this link! https://oneweekseason.com/aff/MSP/

DJ Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcvFiQ4gl3JkI7lIUNYlMUw

Twitters: @MorningSkatePod@FakeMoods@dj_mitchell94

Understanding Differences Between DFS and Sports Betting

With legalized sports betting hitting a number of states (and provinces!) over the past few years, Matt and DJ take a break from grinding Preseason DFS and discuss key differences between sports betting and playing DFS, with the hockey fan in mind.

The Morning Skate Podcast is sponsored by Underdog Fantasy! Go to https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-the-morning-skate-podcast and sign up using code MSP to get 100% of your deposit matched, up to $100, to play along with us throughout NFL and NHL Best Ball Season!

The Morning Skate Podcast is partnered with OneWeekSeason! If you are looking to upgrade your NFL DFS gameplay, OWS covers main slates, showdown slates, ownership projections, you name it. If you haven’t checked them out, or want to support the show, please check them out using this link and use code SAVE20 to get $20 off a subscription! https://oneweekseason.com/aff/MSP/

DJ Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcvFiQ4gl3JkI7lIUNYlMUw

Twitters: @MorningSkatePod@FakeMoods@dj_mitchell94

Best Ball Ep. 5 LIVE DRAFT (YT Stream Suggested!)

Part Five of our series, using Best Ball season-long as a preview to the NHL season, Matt and DJ draft a team live on air, discussing strategy as they go. With training camps opening across the league today, there are a few worthwhile news items. Tune in to listen along as we chase down the $10k top prize on Underdog Fantasy!

Stream is linked HERE, we suggest tuning into the YT stream if you missed it, that way you can follow along with the draft board and view the set of our player exposures across 130+ combined drafts.

The Morning Skate Podcast is sponsored by Underdog Fantasy! Go to https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-the-morning-skate-podcast and sign up using code MSP to get 100% of your deposit matched, up to $100, to play along with us throughout NFL and NHL Best Ball Season!

The Morning Skate Podcast is partnered with OneWeekSeason! If you are looking to upgrade your NFL DFS gameplay, OWS covers main slates, showdown slates, ownership projections, you name it. If you haven’t checked them out, or want to support the show, please check them out using this link! https://oneweekseason.com/aff/MSP/

DJ Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcvFiQ4gl3JkI7lIUNYlMUw

Twitters: @MorningSkatePod@FakeMoods@dj_mitchell94

Intro to NHL Betting – DJ’s Top Tips

With legalized sports betting hitting a number of states (and provinces!) over the past few years, the MSP resident betting expert can prepare you to make the transition to mixing in bets along with your fantasy play. Tune in for a few general lessons in the first episode!

The Morning Skate Podcast is sponsored by Underdog Fantasy! Go to https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-the-morning-skate-podcast and sign up using code MSP to get 100% of your deposit matched, up to $100, to play along with us throughout NFL and NHL Best Ball Season!

The Morning Skate Podcast is partnered with OneWeekSeason! If you are looking to upgrade your NFL DFS gameplay, OWS covers main slates, showdown slates, ownership projections, you name it. If you haven’t checked them out, or want to support the show, please check them out using this link and use code SAVE20 to get $20 off a subscription! https://oneweekseason.com/aff/MSP/

DJ Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcvFiQ4gl3JkI7lIUNYlMUw

Twitters: @MorningSkatePod@FakeMoods@dj_mitchell94

Season Preview – Part 4: Discussing Correlation on Underdog Fantasy and Top NHL Pairs/Stacks in 2022-23

Part Four of our series, using Best Ball season-long as a preview to the NHL season, Matt and DJ talk about a number of their favorite correlated players across the league, from the early-round Barkov-Tkachuk stack in Florida to the late-round Keller-Schmaltz stack in Arizona. Tune in to hear when we stack, how we stack, and who we are targeting this year as we chase down the $10k top prize on Underdog Fantasy!

Stream is linked HERE for some visuals if you prefer to see the screenshare as we go.

The Morning Skate Podcast is sponsored by Underdog Fantasy! Go to https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-the-morning-skate-podcast and sign up using code MSP to get 100% of your deposit matched, up to $100, to play along with us throughout NFL and NHL Best Ball Season!

The Morning Skate Podcast is partnered with OneWeekSeason! If you are looking to upgrade your NFL DFS gameplay, OWS covers main slates, showdown slates, ownership projections, you name it. If you haven’t checked them out, or want to support the show, please check them out using this link! https://oneweekseason.com/aff/MSP/

DJ Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcvFiQ4gl3JkI7lIUNYlMUw

Twitters: @MorningSkatePod@FakeMoods@dj_mitchell94

Season Preview: Part 3: Discussing Late Round Picks on Underdog for NHL Best Ball

Part Three of our series, using Best Ball season-long as a preview to the NHL season, Matt and DJ reconvene to discuss late round picks and how their decision-making process is informed. Covering what to look for late in drafts, and then examples of their favorite picks at ADP, be sure to tune in and use the NHL Best Ball info to secure the $10k top prize! Stream is linked HERE, the “official” broadcast starts around the 13:20 mark on YouTube.

The Morning Skate Podcast is sponsored by Underdog Fantasy! Go to https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-the-morning-skate-podcast and sign up using code MSP to get 100% of your deposit matched, up to $100, to play along with us throughout NFL and NHL Best Ball Season!

DJ Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcvFiQ4gl3JkI7lIUNYlMUw

Twitters: @MorningSkatePod@FakeMoods@dj_mitchell94

Underdog Fantasy Strategy Discussion Pt. 2 – Drafting with Picks 5-12

Continuing the series discussing Best Ball as a preview to the NHL season, Matt and DJ take a deeper dive into the data to discuss principles of drafting, specifically when you aren’t able to get one of the top four picks on Underdog Fantasy! They cover differences in drafts from 1-4 to 5-12, talk about the latest NHL developments, and field a few questions while discussing at a high level how they want to approach NHL Best Ball to secure the $10k top prize! Stream is linked HERE for the visuals.

The Morning Skate Podcast is sponsored by Underdog Fantasy! Go to https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-the-morning-skate-podcast and sign up using code MSP to get 100% of your deposit matched, up to $100, to play along with us throughout NFL and NHL Best Ball Season!

DJ Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcvFiQ4gl3JkI7lIUNYlMUw

Twitters: @MorningSkatePod@FakeMoods@dj_mitchell94

NHL Best Ball Discussion – Underdog Fantasy Strategy Discussion #1

In the first of many sessions discussing Best Ball as a preview to the NHL season, Matt and DJ team up to go over DJ’s written work previewing drafting strategies on Underdog Fantasy! They cover ideal roster construction in the Best Puck Cup tournament, a few principles to stick to while drafting, and field a few questions while discussing at a high level how they want to approach NHL Best Ball to secure the $10k top prize!

The Morning Skate Podcast is sponsored by Underdog Fantasy! Go to https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-the-morning-skate-podcast and sign up using code MSP to get 100% of your deposit matched, up to $100, to play along with us throughout NFL and NHL Best Ball Season!

DJ Article Link: https://www.puckluck.com/post/nhl-best-puck-classic-the-four-pillars-of-drafting

DJ Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcvFiQ4gl3JkI7lIUNYlMUw

Twitters: @MorningSkatePod; @FakeMoods; @dj_mitchell94

How to Win $20K on NHL DFS – MSP Stanley Cup Final Preview

Matt (@FakeMoods) and DJ (@dj_mitchell94) take a final look at the NHL season, previewing the Stanley Cup Final between Tampa and Colorado! Tune in for Showdown DFS thoughts, betting advice, and several strategy thoughts for Wednesday’s $20k to first Showdown contest on DraftKings! If you’ve ever wondered “Would Moods willingly match up the MacKinnon line vs. the Cirelli line,” this is the podcast for you!

The Morning Skate Podcast is sponsored by Underdog Fantasy! Go to https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-the-morning-skate-podcast and sign up using code MSP to get 100% of your deposit matched, up to $100, to play along with us throughout NFL Best Ball Season!

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