The Dobotomy

The Return of the $10 Ultimate Fantasy Pack

by Dobber Oct 4, 2015, 6:03 pm

          Get the Prospects Report, Fantasy Guide, Draft List, Midseason Guide and Playoff List for just $10!   If you missed this deal last year, I'm bringing it back again this year! This deal is only for those …

Eastern Edge

Eastern Edge - Early Season Interesting Line Combos

by Eric Daoust Oct 13, 2015, 7:41 pm

Which forward lines are the ones to pay attention to in the Eastern Conference? Only a few games have been played in the new NHL season but there is already plenty of information to take in. …

Hockey Rambling

October 13 2015

by Ian Gooding Oct 13, 2015, 5:15 am

Bumbling Bruins and Blue Jackets, thoughts on 3-on-3, injury updates, plus more. I carved a Halloween pumpkin today. Then I looked at Tuukka Rask’s stats over his first three games. Both are frightening. My keeper goalie for …

The Wild West

NHL Line Combinations of Interest

by Doran Libin Oct 12, 2015, 5:39 pm

Taking a look at some of the more interesting (and fantasy impactful) line combos from the Western Conference...     Every season there are some interesting line combinations that come out of training camp, even in situations where …

Keeping Karlsson

Keeping Karlsson: Panaringing in the New Year

by Elan Dubrofsky Oct 12, 2015, 3:31 pm

#FantasyHockey Podcast - Elan and Brian get to stack up a summer's worth of prognostication against a few games worth of real-life action. We've followed a thousand storylines into the season, and it seems like another …

Fantasy Hockey Top 10

Top 10 Goalie Battles (2015)

by Tom Collins Oct 12, 2015, 1:45 pm

  Tom Collins takes a look at the Top 10 goalie battles early in 2015-16 which have an obvious fantasy impact     The season may have started, but that doesn't mean every NHL team or fantasy general manager …

Hockey Rambling

October 12 2015

by Dobber Oct 12, 2015, 6:01 am

Rambling about Robin Lehner, Robby Fabbri, Dylan Larkin, Francois Beauchemin, Patrick Sharp and more ... *** Robin Lehner is indeed out for two months with a high ankle sprain. I agree with Ian yesterday that the team …

The Commissioner's Office

Industry Experts League Draft Summary

by Dobber Sports Oct 12, 2015, 3:47 am

Russ Miller, a.k.a. The Comish, reports on the Industry Experts League draft and comments on how it all went down. First, a little background information on the league itself, which was started for the 2005-06 season. …

The Contrarian

The Contrarian - Searching for Bobby Ryan

by Demetri Fragopoulos Oct 11, 2015, 7:00 pm

Will fantasy owners still be searching for Bobby Ryan again like they were at the end of last season? Occasionally, a season ends poorly for a player without much of an explanation, and it leaves doubts …

Geek of the Week

Geek of the Week - Blake Wheeler

by Terry Campkin Oct 11, 2015, 1:00 pm

Blake Wheeler is a multicategory monster. So why is his FHG value lower than his ADP? At Geek of the Week, we often look to profile players who are undervalued by the general public in order …

Hockey Rambling

October 11 2015

by Ian Gooding Oct 11, 2015, 6:25 am

Habs’ second line shines, four points for Trocheck, Connor still pointless, plus a lot more… Tonight was the first Saturday night of action, so there’s no excuses for me to not cover what happened. So let’s …

The Journey

The Journey: 2015 Rookie Debuts - Part One

by Kevin LeBlanc Oct 10, 2015, 5:30 pm

In this edition of The Journey, we chronicle the NHL debuts of a handful of prospects, and how their fantasy value looks moving forward. Wednesday Oct. 7th New York Rangers / Chicago Blackhawks: Artemi Panarin (82nd in Dobber’s …

Saturday's NHL Picks

Saturday's NHL Picks Returns for Another Season!

by Jonathan Coretti Oct 10, 2015, 4:48 pm

  Coretti's back for another season - picking the best bets to win Saturday's NHL contests...     Welcome back! Today brings an exciting slate of games as there will be a whopping 14 matchups across the NHL. Last …

The Kings of Daily Fantasy

Cheap Players for Daily Fantasy Hockey - October 10, 2015

by Chris Wassel Oct 10, 2015, 2:55 pm

The best options for Daily Fantasy Hockey this Saturday, October 10th. Top Budget Plays Centers Mattias Janmark $3,000 – Values are all over the place on Saturday with the huge slate but Janmark is playing with Ales Hemsky, who …

Frozen Pool Forensics

Frozen Pool Forensics: Gustav Nyquist

by Cam Robinson Oct 10, 2015, 12:55 pm

Why Gustav Nyquist is a good fantasy buy. Can we just go ahead and make an all-decade award to be handed out to the the Detroit Red Wings every 10 years? This organization has done it …

Hockey Rambling

October 10, 2015

by steve laidlaw Oct 10, 2015, 5:49 am

Abdelkader's hat-trick, Ryan Murray showing upside, Jonathan Quick crumbling and more… * Well, Justin Abdelkader, what a way to kick off the season. I had Abdelkader for a regression. Between all of the talent in Detroit, particularly …

Looking Ahead

Looking Ahead 2015-16: Week Two

by Mike Schmidt Oct 9, 2015, 1:00 pm

Looking at the most favourable schedules in fantasy hockey for Week Two. The NHL season is here, and fantasy owners are looking to get a sense of who is due to break out or see a …

Hockey Rambling

October 9, 2015

by steve laidlaw Oct 9, 2015, 4:48 am

Eichel and McDavid debut, Niemi steals the crease, Parise's hat-trick and more... Jack Eichel scored his first career NHL goal so you could call it a successful debut. What I saw of the game Eichel wasn’t …

The Analytics Advantage

Analytics Advantage: Matt Duchene

by Matt Cane with Rob Vollman Oct 8, 2015, 4:01 pm

What are the numbers saying about Matt Duchene? Matt Cane and Rob Vollman have devised a system to project a player's future performance by finding players with common statistics historically (Vollman, on the left) and in …

The Kings of Daily Fantasy

Cheap Players for Daily Fantasy Hockey - October 8

by Michael Clifford Oct 8, 2015, 3:53 pm

Top Budget Plays ($3000 or under) Centre Cody Hodgson – Nashville (vs. CAR) - $2600 Hodgson is getting essentially a third opportunity in the NHL. Not a lot of players get that chance, so in the back of …


Capped: Cheap Forwards Emerging Out of Training Camp

by Chris Pudsey Oct 8, 2015, 10:56 am

Looking at some brand new cheap options to make NHL rosters out of camp for your cap league. The new NHL season has begun and if you are a team struggling to get under the salary …

Hockey Rambling

October 8, 2015

by steve laidlaw Oct 8, 2015, 5:35 am

Sutter on the top line, Panarin’s productive debut and more from opening night… * It’s only fitting that on opening night Carey Price would remind us why he is the MVP stopping 36 of 37 to help …

Injury Ward

Injury Ward, Puck Drop Edition 2015

by AJ Oct 7, 2015, 9:02 pm

The latest injury updates on Silfverberg, Neal, Hodgson, Couturier, Fehr, Johnson and more...   Ajay Da Costa (@AjayDaCosta) It’s finally here, mes amis! The day we’ve all been waiting for! Before we rush into the season headfirst, let’s …

z-Archives (other articles)

DobberHockey Pre-Season Experts Panel 2015-16

by steve laidlaw Oct 7, 2015, 12:47 pm

The DobberHockey Experts make their pre-season picks for Art Ross, Stanley Cup, Calder and more... Welcome to the second annual edition of the DobberHockey Experts Panel, where we make our pre-season picks for the top scorers, …

Fantasy Hockey Cage Match

Jack Eichel vs. Nik Ehlers vs. Max Domi

by Rick Roos Oct 7, 2015, 11:32 am

A deep analysis on the track record of 2nd, 9th and 12th overall picks (Eichel vs. Ehlers vs. Domi) This week’s Cage Match marks a first, as facing off are three combatants -Jack Eichel, Nikolaj Ehlers, …

Hockey Rambling

October 7 2015

by Dobber Oct 7, 2015, 4:15 am

Rambling about each NHL team and the moves they made this week, and the fantasy impact... *** Everything that I write about here in the Ramblings is already in the Fantasy Guide as far as transactions go. …