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: James Wisniewski recorded a power-play goal in Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Penguins. Analysis: James Wisniewski has been effective on the power play all season, registering 14 points and picking up all but one of his goals with the man advantage. With the trade deadline imminent, it's possible the defenseman could be moved, but he should continue to be a reliable fantasy option regardless of his team.
News: Nick Foligno registered his 24th goal in Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Penguins. Analysis: Nick Foligno had slowed down a bit with three straight off the scoresheet, but added to his breakout campaign Sunday with his 56th point in 60 contests. The 27-year-old hasn't gone any longer than three games without a point all season, so keep him rolling.
News: Ryan Johansen gathered a goal and an assist in Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Penguins. Analysis: Ryan Johansen had been cold lately, picking up just one point in his last six contests before Sunday's multi-point effort. That stretch has knocked him off his near point-per-game pace, but the 22-year-old is up to 55 points in 62 games and should be able to top last season's total of 63.
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.