Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Playoff Picks
Yahoo DFS Hockey: Monday Playoff Picks

This article is part of our Yahoo DFS Hockey series.

Monday's slate sees two teams looking to avoid elimination on home ice in crucial Game 6s. Check out some of the best player values from the two games.

GOALIE

Tuukka Rask, BOS at CLS ($28): This is the time of year when goalies, more so than skaters, have to put their best feet forward to propel their teams through the playoffs. After some ups and downs during the regular season, Rask seems to have found his game in the postseason, posting a .932 save percentage and allowing four goals in a game just once. The Finn presents great value even when the Bruins don't win, making him a safe pick.

Goalie to Avoid

Sergei Bobrovsky, CLS vs. BOS ($35): Bobrovsky was tremendous in these playoffs leading up to Game 4 of this series, but it appears the Bruins have figured him out – the Russian keeper has allowed four goals in consecutive games, including a soft one near the beginning of Game 5. The fact that the Blue Jackets have averaged 35.9 shots allowed per game over the last seven poses too much risk at this price.

CENTER

David Krejci, BOS at CLS ($19): Krejci is the type of reliable veteran that many think of as a great real-life player rather than in fantasy games, so it seems like many forget that he recorded 73 points with 20 goals this season. Because of his reliability, the 33-year-old finds himself involved in many key situations, including on the

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Doug Greenberg has been writing about hockey for RotoWire since 2016. He is a diehard Boston sports fan and a proud Wisconsin Badger.
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