News: The Senators assigned Chris Driedger to ECHL Evansville on Sunday. Analysis: Chris Driedger heads back down to the minors Sunday in a move that corresponds with the team's activation of fellow goalie Craig Anderson.
News: Jonathan Quick is slated to start Sunday's game against the Jets, Lisa Dillman of the Los Angeles Times reports. Analysis: Jonathan Quick, who stopped 27 of 28 shots in a 1-0 shutout loss Thursday to the Senators, returns to the Kings' net Sunday to square off against Winnipeg's Michael Hutchinson.
News: Alex Ovechkin was given "Third-Star" honors for the month of February, according to a team press release. Analysis: Alex Ovechkin led the league in goals (10), points (17), power-play goals (5) and shots on goal (68) during 14 games last month. He's been a bit quieter of late with only a goal and a minus-3 rating in his last four games, but he's still a dominant force in all fantasy formats.
News: Keith Aulie was placed on waivers by the Oilers on Sunday, according to the Edmonton Journal. Analysis: Keith Aulie was not in the Oilers' future plans, as he has only played 18 games this season. If he passes through waivers, he will likely be sent to AHL Oklahoma City.
News: Jake Allen is slated to start Sunday's game against the Canucks, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. Analysis: Jake Allen, who has given way Brian Elliott over the Blues' last two games, will look to bounce back from Tuesday's tough outing, in which he gave up five goals on 23 shots in a 5-2 loss to Montreal.
News: Curtis McElhinney is slated to start Sunday's game against the Penguins, Jeff Rimer of Fox Sports Ohio reports. Analysis: Per the report, Curtis McElhinney will be backed up Sunday by Sergei Bobrovsky, who may play Tuesday against the Capitals.
News: Aaron Ekblad scored a power-play goal in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Lightning. Analysis: Aaron Ekblad has had a very impressive rookie campaign, racking up 10 goals to go along with 23 assists. He had been mired in a bit of a slump entering Sunday's contest as he had gone seven straight off the scoresheet, but if he's snapped out of it then he should continue to be a reliable option on the blueline for fantasy owners.
News: Tim Jackman suffered a lower body injury during the first period of Sunday's game against the Stars, and he will not return to the contest. Analysis: Tim Jackman suffered the injury on his second shift, after logging just 38 seconds of ice time. With Tomas Fleischmann recently acquired by the Ducks, Jackman was already in danger of losing his spot in the lineup. Fleischmann is expected to make his Ducks debut in Tuesday's game against Arizona.
News: Aleksander Barkov potted his 10th goal of the season in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Lightning. Analysis: The goal gives Aleksander Barkov his 22nd point of the season, just two points off of last year's total. The 19-year-old's value is limited to deeper or dynasty formats, but he should continue to develop into a reliable option in the future.
News: Jaromir Jagr registered a goal and an assist for his first two points with his new club in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Lightning. Analysis: Jaromir Jagr had been on his coldest spell of the season as he failed to get on the scoresheet in his last eight games with the Devils and in his debut with the Panthers. The 43-year-old should see an uptick in his offensive production as he joins a playoff contending team, but he's put up just 20 points in 59 contests thus far.