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Fantasy Fortnight - Who's Hot & Who's Cold

Each week (or so) we'll dip a toe in the fantasy pool, test the water, and find out which players are hot and which ones are not over the past fortnight. 

Statistics cover the period from Nov 27th to Dec 10th.

HotHOT

TOP FORWARDS
Player GP G A PTS PPG Comment
Crosby, Sidney C PIT  7 5 8 13 1.86 10 PIM's to boot.  Nice fortnight!
Horcoff, Shawn C EDM  5 2 6 8 1.60 He had 73 points in 2005-06
Thornton, Joe C SJ 5 2 6 8 1.60 Four point game vs TOR helps numbers
Malkin, Evgeni C PIT  7 1 10 11 1.57 Held scoreless only five times this season
Boyes, Brad C STL  7 5 6 11 1.57 Now scoring at > point per game pace
Koivu, Mikko C MIN 6 5 4 9 1.50 Still riding coat tails from two six point games
Krejci, David C BOS  6 3 6 9 1.50 Riding a 9 game (15 points) streak.  Nice.
Kessel, Phil C BOS  6 6 3 9 1.50 Crazy hot.  10 goals in last 10 games
Pavelski, Joe C SJ 5 4 3 7 1.40 Six points last week keeping him in top ten
Penner, Dustin RW EDM 5 3 4 7 1.40 More than half of his point total came in last fortnight
TOP DEFENDERS
Player GP G A PTS PPG Comment
Phaneuf, Dion D CGY 7 0 9 9 1.29 The big fella is firing up
Wideman, Dennis D BOS  5 1 5 6 1.20 Plays loads of minutes on great team
Souray, Sheldon D EDM  5 1 5 6 1.20 Injuries look to be in the past...hopefully
Markov, Andrei D MON  6 3 4 7 1.17 Third in d-man points
Bouwmeester, Jay D FLA  6 3 3 6 1.00 J-Bo on the Sens? Would help value.
OTHERS OF NOTE
Player GP G A PTS PPG Comment
Cleary, Daniel LW DET  6 2 6 8 1.33 Playing on top line…and producing
Berglund, Patrik C STL  7 4 5 9 1.29 Rookie putting together nice season: 18 points in 21 games
Blake, Jason LW TOR  5 2 4 6 1.20 Two three point games…for Blake?  Is that a typo?
Frolov, Alexander LW LA  6 4 3 7 1.17 Has points in all but two of last nine games
Stafford, Drew RW BUF  7 3 5 8 1.14 We're liking this guy…playing on second line with Derek Roy
Hejduk, Milan RW COL  7 3 5 8 1.14 Up and down season is up....but for how long?
Redden, Wade D NYR  5 0 5 5 1.00 Even missed a game with injury
Vanek, Thomas LW BUF  7 7 0 7 1.00 Seven goals is nice…how about an assist or two though?
Jovanovski, Ed D PHO  7 1 5 6 0.86 7 of his 11 total points came in last seven games

PICK UP OF THE WEEK:

DREW STAFFORD

Stafford

Cold

COLD

WORST FORWARDS
Player GP G A PTS PPG Comment

Satan, Miroslav RW PIT

7 1 1 2 0.29 We thought being in Pittsburgh would help more
Plekanec, Tomas LW MON 6 1 0 1 0.17 Three points in last month

Drury, Chris C NYR

6 0 1 1 0.17 Two points since Nov 22

Higgins, Christopher C MON

6 0 0 0 0.00 No points…now injured
WORST DEFENDERS
Player GP G A PTS PPG Comment
Corvo, Joe D CAR 5 0 1 1 0.20 Was almost point/game last year with CAR…this year only nine points
Coburn, Braydon D PHI 6 0 1 1 0.17 1 point and a -7
Enstrom, Tobias D ATL 6 0 0 0 0.00 38 points last year…only seven so far

Salo, Sami D VAN

6 0 0 0 0.00 Normally if he plays he gets points…not this fortnight
Girardi, Daniel D NYR 6 0 0 0 0.00 One point since Nov 15th
Stuart, Brad D DET 6 0 0 0 0.00 Not an offensive d-man anymore

DROP OF THE WEEK:

DANIEL GIRARDI

Girardi