With the All-Star Game behind us, it's back to a normal fantasy week, with the vast majority of teams playing the typical three games. Fantasy players from three squads have the advantage of playing four games: Montreal, New Jersey and Pittsburgh. In addition, keep an eye on Lightning players, as Tampa Bay has three home games.
"Projected rates" = VUKOTA-projected rates for the 2010-11 season, per game
"Recent performance" = Recent performance during 2010-11 season, per game
*Asterisk denotes second game of back-to-back games.
C Pavel Datsyuk, Detroit Red Wings
Projected rates: 0.33 G, 0.57 A, 0.90 P
Recent performance: 0.25 G, 0.92 A, 1.17 P
Overview: 3 games. 1 home, 2 road. 1 back-to-back.
Schedule: @OTT, CBJ, @NSH*