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 …

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. …

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 …