DraftKings NHL: Sunday Breakdown

DraftKings NHL: Sunday Breakdown

This article is part of our DraftKings NHL series.

There are four Sunday NHL games, although one is at 1 p.m. ET and one is at 6 p.m. ET. It's the weekend, so it's possible you could play a full slate if one was made available by DraftKings. However, in my experience DraftKings isn't keen to do that in a situation like this. As such, since this is the first Sunday of the NHL season with more than one game, I am going to just focus on the two games starting at 7 p.m. ET or later.

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So who is playing Sunday night? Well, the Red Wings are visiting their old rivals the Blackhawks, but the Wings are on the second leg of a back-to-back. Also on the second night of a back-to-back? The Islanders, who are headed to Vegas to play the Golden Knights.

GOALIE

Marc-Andre Fleury, CHI vs. DET ($7,600): Weird start to the season for Fleury, huh? After winning the Vezina last season he now has a 5.63 GAA and .840 save percentage. Yeah, that won't continue. He hasn't had a save percentage lower than .905 since his rookie year. This is a chance for Fleury to find his footing. The Wings are on the second leg of a back-to-back, and also ranked 30th in goals per game last year.

Robin Lehner, VGK vs. NYI ($7,000): Lehner and Fleury were teammates last season, and now they are both getting recommended by me Sunday. The Knights goalie is also off to a slow

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