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Dobber's NHL Free Agent Analysis Tracker 2016

by Dobber Jul 12, 2016, 8:40 am

The movement has come fast and furious this year! Track the impact on your fantasy squad with this handy guide...   Don't blink or you'll miss the fantasy analysis/breakdown of some players! A handful of trades and …

Fantasy Hockey Cage Match

Cage Match Tourney: Breakout Players 2016 (Round 2)

by Rick Roos Jul 27, 2016, 6:43 am

The eight finalists for the breakout players of 2016-17 based on your votes last week. Read the results and have your say   Welcome back to the DobberHockey Summer Cage Match Tournaments! Thanks to your votes, 40 …

Hockey Rambling

Ramblings: Are the Red Wings the 'new Canucks'? (July 27)

by Dobber Jul 27, 2016, 12:40 am

  Rambling about the Red Wings – and I’m not very nice; Also the Rangers, the Kings, DeKeyser, Schenn and more… *** These are my last Ramblings before the 11th annual Fantasy Hockey Guide comes out. The …

Eastern Edge

Eastern Edge - Ranking the Top Goalies in the Eastern Conference

by Eric Daoust Jul 26, 2016, 10:23 am

  This week marks the return of a series outlining the top players in the Eastern Conference at each position for the upcoming season.   Today we begin with goalies, which is the most difficult position to evaluate …

Hockey Rambling

Ramblings: Ryan Johansen, Brayden Schenn, Dan Hamhuis and more (July 26)

by Neil Parker Jul 26, 2016, 3:32 am

  Even more is ahead for Ryan Johansen and Brayden Schenn, don't forget about Dan Hamhuis and more …   Ryan Johansen is one of only 17 players with at least 60 points in each of the past …

The Wild West

Best in the West (2016)

by Doran Libin Jul 25, 2016, 3:21 pm

The Best in the West - who are the best fantasy goalies in the Western Conference?   ‘Best in the West ‘returns for a second year starting with the best goalies in the Western Conference. Goalies cannot …

Fantasy Hockey Top 10

Top 10 Players Sure to Disappoint

by Tom Collins Jul 25, 2016, 7:12 am

Top 10 star players sure to disappoint in 2016-17 (i.e. bar is raised so high they're bound to fall short)   Although this may seem like the slowest time of year for NHL hockey, it's one of …

Hockey Rambling

Ramblings: Top 10 Remaining UFA's and more (July 25)

by Dobber Jul 25, 2016, 12:18 am

Rambling about all these NHL players getting their charges dropped. And my Top 10 remaining free agents… *** This has nothing to do with fantasy hockey, it’s just a rant. Why on earth would Patrick Kane …

The Contrarian

The Contrarian - Entering the Pool

by Demetri Fragopoulos Jul 24, 2016, 9:52 am

How does the Las Vegas expansion franchise compare to a new keeper league hockey team? The summer weather has taken our minds away from the sport we love to watch. So you cannot be blamed for …

Hockey Rambling

Ramblings: Schenn Signing, More Fantasy Hockey Questions

by Ian Gooding Jul 24, 2016, 1:09 am

Luke Schenn signs with the Coyotes, plus more fantasy hockey questions We’re still at a point where we’re waiting for a few more free agents with some fantasy value to sign (Jiri Hudler and Radim Vrbata …

The Journey

The Journey – Top 50 Prospect Defensemen – New Additions (July 2016)

by Kevin LeBlanc Jul 23, 2016, 11:26 am

  The Journey examines which rearguards make their debut in Dobber’s Top 50 Prospect Defensemen list following the 2016 NHL Entry Draft.   Olli Juolevi - Vancouver Canucks – 18th Overall Vancouver had needs on both offense and defense …

Hockey Rambling

Ramblings: Chris Kreider and Kevin Hayes re-sign, Evander Kane and a look at prime years (July 23)

by Neil Parker Jul 23, 2016, 3:36 am

  Two Rangers re-sign, Evander Kane, Connor Carrick, Radek Faksa and a look at a prime offensive years …    We may not see or hear from Dobber for a few days, as he celebrates the re-signing of …

The Dobotomy

Dobber's Offseason Fantasy Grades: Arizona Coyotes

by Michael Clifford Jul 22, 2016, 12:00 pm

Dobber's offseason fantasy hockey grades - Arizona Coyotes   For the last 13 years (12 with The Hockey News) I have reviewed each team from a fantasy-hockey standpoint and graded them. My 14th annual review will appear …

Hockey Rambling

Ramblings: Thoughts on dynasty drafting, Backes, Kreider, and ADPs (July 22)

by Michael Clifford Jul 21, 2016, 11:02 pm

Thoughts on dynasty drafting, and guys whose ADPs to follow throughout the summer. **** I frequently find myself listening to SiriusXM radio, specifically the fantasy sports channel. It’s a good way to pass the time, and a …

Hockey Rankings

Top 100 Keeper League Goalies - July

by Dobber Jul 21, 2016, 10:52 am

The top 100 goalies to own in fantasy hockey keeper leagues, July edition. New faces/new places...   These rankings are based on keeper leagues, but how much they can help you this year plays a big part …

Keeping Karlsson

Keeping Karlsson: Brassard Bonanza

by Elan Dubrofsky Jul 21, 2016, 9:49 am

The latest episode of 'Keeping Karlsson' discusses Brassard, among many other newly-signed or traded players. **** On this brand new episode of the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast, Elan and Brian reach what they assume to be …

Hockey Rambling

Ramblings: Johansson Signs, Richards Retires, Colin Wilson, and More (July 21)

by Michael Clifford Jul 20, 2016, 11:22 pm

Johansson Gets Three-Year Deal, Richards Retires, Thoughts on Wilson, Ehlers, Fabbri  **** This isn’t really related to fantasy anymore, but yesterday, long-time forward Brad Richards retired from the NHL. Though he played 15 seasons, Richards is likely …