Rotowire: Dec 16 / 8:39a ET
News: Martin notched his fourth goal of the season in Monday's shootout victory over the Devils.
Impact: Though he's scored exactly 14 points in three of his last four seasons, Martin has shown an ability to provide a little offense on occasional in addition to his duties as the Isles' top checker. He's notched points in three of his last four games and fired off a startling five shots on Monday night. Still, you're owning primarily for his massive hit totals, as he appears poised to lead the league in that category once again.
Rotowire: Nov 22 / 7:41a ET
News: Martin scored his first goal of the season in Friday's shootout win over the Penguins.
Impact: Martin kicked off a string of three unanswered goals for the Islanders in a raucous first period. Rarely counted on to ignite the offense, Martin instead carries most of his value as a physical agitator. He's led the league in hits for three consecutive seasons and paces the NHL with 89 thus far in 2014-15.