• Kvasha out for the season

    News: According to published reports, Oleg Kvasha (knee) is out for the rest of the season due to an injury involving his medial collateral ligament.
    Analysis: Kvasha posted 10 points (4 G, 6 A) in 12 games since coming over from the Islanders, so this hurts the Phoenix offense a little bit.
  • Kvasha lost for the season?

    News: The Arizona Republic reports Oleg Kvasha left Monday's game due to a knee injury and he might be lost for the season.
    Analysis: Drop Kvasha from all Fantasy rosters, as it appears his injury is serious and he will not be able to help out down the stretch.
  • Kvasha scores first PHO goal

    News: Oleg Kvasha scored his first goal as a member of the Phoenix Coyotes on Sunday night in a loss at Anaheim.
    Analysis: Kvasha is a decent No. 5 or 6 Fantasy wing in all formats.
  • Kvasha dealt to the Coyotes

    News: Oleg Kvasha was traded to the Phoenix Coyotes on Thursday for a third-round pick in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
    Analysis: Kvasha is a fringe Fantasy player who sees his value drop slightly with the move to the Coyotes. Avoid him in all leagues unless he gets off to a big start with the 'Yotes.
  • Kvasha has managed 21 points

    News: Oleg Kvasha has nine goals, 12 assists and a plus-2 rating through 44 games at the Olympic Games break.
    Analysis: Kvasha is one of those fringe Fantasy players who is only worth using in larger leagues right now.
  • Kvasha not coach's pet

    News: The New York Post reports that Mattias Weindhandl, who had been a healthy scratch in Islanders new coach Brad Shaw's first four games, got the nod over Oleg Kvasha in the late stages of Saturday's game with New Jersey when the game was tied.
    Analysis: Weinhandl has obviously impressed Shaw in practice and Kvasha appears to be in the coach's doghouse.
  • Kvasha has three-point night

    News: Oleg Kvasha scored two goals and had an assist and plus-3 rating in Wednesday's overtime win against the Panthers.
    Analysis: Kvasha has four points and a plus-4 rating in three games since returning from an ankle injury.
  • Kvasha back for Friday's game

    News: Oleg Kvasha (ankle) returned to the lineup for Friday's game at Ottawa for the first time since Nov. 26.
    Analysis: Despite the return, Kvasha's Fantasy value is minimal.
  • Kvasha might return on Friday

    News: The New York Post reports Oleg Kvasha (ankle) might be healthy enough to return for Friday's game at Ottawa.
    Analysis: Kvasha is once again considered day to day. Keep him reserved in all larger Fantasy leagues until he can officially return and prove his health.
  • Kvasha is out indefinitely

    News: Oleg Kvasha attempted to skate earlier in the week, but he is still experiencing some pain in his ankle and will be out indefinitely.
    Analysis: Kvasha should be reserved in all larger Fantasy leagues until he can officially return to the lineup and prove his health in consecutive games without any lingering effects of the injury.