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 …

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. …

The Dobotomy

Dobber's FREE Hockey Pool - 10th Anniversary Celebration!

by Dobber Sports Oct 6, 2015, 7:55 pm

  Join Dobber's FREE hockey pool - and win up to $500 cash, one of three jerseys, a signed stick…and more!   This pool (presented by OfficePools) is free to join, but due to the tremendous awesomeness of …

Eastern Edge

Eastern Conference Training Camp Winners and Losers

by Eric Daoust Oct 6, 2015, 1:34 pm

The winners and losers coming out of training camp in the Eastern Conference. Every summer a lot of time is invested in figuring out how things will play out throughout the NHL in the upcoming season. …

Hockey Rambling

October 6, 2015

by steve laidlaw Oct 6, 2015, 3:20 am

It's the eve of the NHL season! Talking player over/unders and more... * I am very excited to announce that these will be my last ramblings before the start of the NHL season. After this, we have …

Keeping Karlsson

Keeping Karlsson: Dano Way

by Elan Dubrofsky Oct 6, 2015, 2:57 am

      Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast: Elan and Brian share notable trends they've noticed in their drafts Brian Kom, former host of Dobber Nation, is back with co-host Elan Dubrofsky to talk some fantasy hockey every week …

The Wild West

Western Conference Camp Battles

by Doran Libin Oct 5, 2015, 7:24 pm

Doran Libin takes a look at the winners in some key West training camp battles...   There are always a couple of surprises coming out of training camps each season. For example, last season not only did …

Fantasy Hockey Top 10

Top 10 fantasy hockey stories for 2015-16

by Tom Collins Oct 5, 2015, 11:18 am

Tom Collins tees up the Top 10 fantasy hockey stories for 2015-16 After a long summer, we are just two short days away from the start of NHL hockey and, more importantly, our fantasy seasons. Most drafts …

Hockey Rambling

October 05 2015

by Dobber Oct 5, 2015, 4:17 am

Rambling about Kuznetsov, Larkin, Sprong, the Edmonton goalie situation - and more... *** Fantasy Guide updated as of yesterday. I could be wrong, but I think you're probably not going to be able to find any other …

The Contrarian

The Contrarian - Cuts Like a Knife

by Demetri Fragopoulos Oct 4, 2015, 10:00 pm

Would it be advantageous for teams to make more significant roster cuts than they presently are? I was searching the web for stories from all the teams. What I found was a collection of the same …

Geek of the Week

Geek of the Week - David Savard

by Terry Campkin Oct 4, 2015, 5:00 pm

Would you like a solid all-around defenseman that you can pick very late in your draft? It’s hard to believe, but this is already the last preseason installment of Geek of the Week. By this …

The Analytics Advantage

Analytics Advantage: Hall's Kitchen

by Matt Cane with Rob Vollman Oct 4, 2015, 12:42 pm

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 modern day (Cane, on the right). …

Hockey Rambling

October 4 2015

by Ian Gooding Oct 4, 2015, 6:23 am

Pens release Gonchar, send Pouliot to AHL; Oilers waive Nikitin, Canes sign Lack, plus more… Saturday was a busier day for news than Friday, so let’s get into the bigger stories of the day. We have perhaps …

The Journey

The Journey: Derrick Pouliot

by Kevin LeBlanc Oct 3, 2015, 2:32 pm

Derrick Pouliot could start paying dividends for fantasy owners as early as this season. In this edition of The Journey, we will look at the fantasy potential of Pittsburgh Penguins defensive prospect Derrick Pouliot.  Derrick Pouliot started …

Hockey Rambling

October 3 2015

by Ian Gooding Oct 3, 2015, 6:53 am

Blackhawks waive Bickell, send Dano to AHL; Friday preseason action, plus more… Steve isn’t back yet, so you’ll have to put up with me for Saturday plus my usual day on Sunday. Let’s see if …

Looking Ahead

Looking Ahead: October 2015

by Mike Schmidt Oct 2, 2015, 8:00 pm

Mike provides you with some players, team schedules, and facts to look out for before you start your fantasy season. It’s never too early to commence with the process of scouring the waiver wire in the …

The Analytics Advantage

Analytics Advantage: It Isn't Easy Being Mike Green

by Matt Cane with Rob Vollman Oct 2, 2015, 3:00 pm

Which version of Mike Green will we witness in his first season in Detroit? Matt Cane and Rob Vollman have devised a system to project a player's future performance by finding players with common statistics historically …

Hockey Rankings

Top 100 Keeper Defensemen - October 2015

by Dobber Oct 2, 2015, 12:02 pm

The Top 100 defensemen to own in your points-only keeper league - October edition.   Based on last month's comments (yes, I always read those because the readers are quick to point out oversights or tell me …

Hockey Rambling

October 2 2015

by Ian Gooding Oct 2, 2015, 5:37 am

Injury news on Backstrom, Halak; training camp battles in Vancouver, Toronto, and more… Friday is normally Steve’s day for the Ramblings. But he can’t make it today, so you’re stuck with me… but I’ll try to …

The Analytics Advantage

Analytics Advantage: What the Numbers Say About Seguin

by Matt Cane with Rob Vollman Oct 1, 2015, 5:41 pm

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 modern day (Cane, on the right). …

Geek of the Week

Beta Release: Fantasy Hockey Geek Auto-Imports Fantrax Leagues

by Dobber Sports Oct 1, 2015, 4:21 pm

Fantasy Hockey Geek announces the capability of importing league settings and rosters from Fantrax. Details below Vancouver, BC  Oct 1st, 2015 - Fantasy Hockey Geek is proud to announce the next step forward in efficiently working the …


Capped: Team by Team Buy and Sell, Part 6

by Chris Pudsey Oct 1, 2015, 2:18 pm

Chris Pudsey wraps up his team by team look at buy and sell options. **** Welcome to the sixth and final installment of my annual team by team, buy and sell for your salary capped leagues.  We are …

Hockey Rankings

Top 300 Keeper League Players - October 2015

by Dobber Oct 1, 2015, 11:19 am

​ The Top 300 fantasy hockey players to own in a points-only keeper league, October edition...   Well, there is absolutely no movement in the Top 40 this month, but then things start to get interesting...This list is …

Hockey Rambling

Ramblings - October 1 2015

by Michael Clifford Oct 1, 2015, 5:00 am

Eberle's injury, Backes'/Plekanec's ratedness, Patrick Sharp's outcomes, and DFS.  **** To start with the biggest news of the day, well yesterday anyway, we of course have to start with Jordan Eberle. Word came down that Eberle will …