Top 300 Keeper League Players – May 2017

by Dobber on May 3, 2017 | (4 Comments)

The Top 300 skaters to own in a points-only fantasy hockey league, May edition

Positions are irrelevant, strictly points. Factored in are upside, three-year likelihood, proneness to injury, depth chart. Click on a player name to be taken to his profile for recommendations and game logs (and more). Check back tomorrow for the Top 100 Defensemen.

 

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May Player Team DEF? Rating Apr Mar Change
1 Connor McDavid EDM   201.9 1 1 0
2 Sidney Crosby PIT   180.3 2 2 0
3 Patrick Kane CHI   161.1 3 3 0
4 Nikita Kucherov TBL   144.8 4 7 0
5 Nicklas Backstrom WAS   144.2 5 6 0
6 Mark Scheifele WPG   139.7 6 11 0
7 Jack Eichel BUF   137.8 7 23 0
8 Tyler Seguin DAL   136.7 8 5 0
9 Alex Ovechkin WAS   134.8 9 8 0
10 John Tavares NYI   133.6 10 13 0
11 Leon Draisaitl EDM   129.9 14 21 3
12 Vladimir Tarasenko STL   129.1 12 12 0
13 Evgeni Malkin PIT   126.1 11 4 -2
14 Erik Karlsson OTT y 125.1 13 18 -1
15 Patrik Laine WPG   123.3 17 16 2
16 Auston Matthews TOR   122.3 16 19 0
17 Jamie Benn DAL   121.5 18 10 1
18 Johnny Gaudreau CGY   120.4 19 28 1
19 Phil Kessel PIT   120 20 14 1
20 Artemi Panarin CHI   119.4 15 17 -5
21 Nikolaj Ehlers WPG   116.7 21 24 0
22 Brad Marchand BOS   116.5 22 20 0
23 Blake Wheeler WPG   112.2 24 26 1
24 Evgeny Kuznetsov WAS   111.9 25 15 1
25 Steven Stamkos TBL   110.7 27 53 2
26 Mitch Marner TOR   110 23 29 -3
27 Ryan Getzlaf ANA   105.6 28 31 1
28 Brent Burns SJS y 105.2 26 9 -2
29 Mikael Granlund MIN   104.1 29 27 0
30 Joe Pavelski SJS   103.5 30 22 0
31 Jonathan Huberdeau FLA   101 31 86 0
32 Jonathan Drouin TBL   100.5 32 47 0
33 Sean Monahan CGY   99.6 33 46 0
34 Nathan MacKinnon COL   99.6 34 33 0
35 Ryan Johansen NSH   97.5 35 32 0
36 Anze Kopitar LAK   97.4 46 50 10
37 David Pastrnak BOS   96.2 36 44 -1
38 Filip Forsberg NSH   96 37 34 -1
39 Mark Stone OTT   95.9 38 37 -1
40 Taylor Hall NJD   95.2 39 41 -1
41 Max Pacioretty MON   94.1 40 35 -1
42 Alexander Wennberg CBJ   92.7 41 36 -1
43 Victor Hedman TBL y 92.6 43 39 0
44 Jonathan Toews CHI   90.7 44 38 0
45 Cam Atkinson CBJ   89.8 45 30 0
46 William Nylander TOR   89.6 42 72 -4
47 Jakub Voracek PHI   87.4 47 25 0
48 Aleksander Barkov FLA   86.6 48 60 0
49 Mike Hoffman OTT   86.4 49 59 0
50 Alex Galchenyuk MON   85.9 50 56 0
51 Logan Couture SJS   85.5 51 52 0
52 Jake Guentzel PIT   85.5 99 196 47
53 James van Riemsdyk TOR   84.4 53 42 0
54 Alexander Radulov MON   82.3 55 48 1
55 Matt Duchene COL   81.8 56 43 1
56 Tyler Toffoli LAK   81.7 80 101 24
57 J.T. Miller NYR   81.6 57 51 0
58 Claude Giroux PHI   80.7 54 40 -4
59 Jeff Skinner CAR   79.7 58 87 -1
60 Brayden Schenn PHI   79.7 59 71 -1
61 Nino Niederreiter MIN   79.1 60 61 -1
62 Chris Kreider NYR   79 61 63 -1
63 Nazem Kadri TOR   78.4 62 55 -1
64 Corey Perry ANA   77.4 63 54 -1
65 Ryan O'Reilly BUF   77.1 64 64 -1
66 Viktor Arvidsson NSH   76.4 69 78 3
67 Vincent Trocheck FLA   76.2 65 82 -2
68 Kyle Turris OTT   75.7 68 68 0
69 P.K. Subban NSH y 75.5 90 93 21
70 Robby Fabbri STL   75.2 70 96 0
71 Conor Sheary PIT   75.1 52 109 -19
72 Derek Stepan NYR   75 66 49 -6
73 Henrik Zetterberg DET   75 71 85 -2
74 Jaden Schwartz STL   74.4 72 90 -2
75 Jeff Carter LAK   74.1 67 45 -8
76 Tyler Johnson TBL   73.2 73 58 -3
77 Mats Zuccarello NYR   73.1 78 75 1
78 Charlie Coyle MIN   72.3 76 69 -2
79 Marcus Johansson WAS   72.2 77 76 -2
80 Mika Zibanejad NYR   72.1 95 126 15
81 Sam Reinhart BUF   71.8 79 70 -2
82 John Klingberg DAL y 71 81 74 -1
83 Jonathan Marchessault FLA   70.7 82 103 -1
84 Ryan Nugent-Hopkins EDM   70.6 83 104 -1
85 Eric Staal MIN   70.1 85 97 0
86 Dylan Larkin DET   70 86 152 0
87 Elias Lindholm CAR   70 88 118 1
88 Jordan Eberle EDM   69.3 84 67 -4
89 T.J. Oshie WAS   68.9 87 73 -2
90 Bryan Little WPG   68.3 89 98 -1
91 Bo Horvat VAN   68.2 91 83 0
92 Teuvo Teravainen  CAR   68.1 92 107 0
93 Anders Lee NYI   67.9 132 154 39
94 Brandon Saad CBJ   67.4 94 57 0
95 Kyle Okposo BUF   66.5 74 65 -21
96 Gustav Nyquist DET   66.5 93 142 -3
97 Wayne Simmonds PHI   65.7 97 77 0
98 Ryan Strome NYI   65.1 98 145 0
99 Sam Bennett CGY   64.7 100 110 1
100 Tanner Pearson LAK   63.6 125 120 25
101 Sebastian Aho CAR   63.2 102 133 1
102 Ondrej Palat TBL   62.9 101 129 -1
103 Derick Brassard OTT   62.8 118 119 15
104 Kevin Shattenkirk WAS y 61.7 75 66 -29
105 Patrice Bergeron BOS   61.5 103 88 -2
106 Jakob Silfverberg ANA   61.3 104 95 -2
107 Kevin Hayes NYR   60.7 96 81 -11
108 Roman Josi NSH y 60.7 112 94 4
109 Oliver Ekman-Larsson ARI y 60.5 105 89 -4
110 Rickard Rakell ANA   60.3 106 100 -4
111 Mikko Rantanen COL   60.2 107 156 -4
112 Nick Foligno CBJ   59.6 108 62 -4
113 Kyle Palmieri NJD   59.5 109 108 -4
114 Anthony Mantha DET   58.6 111 128 -3
115 Ryan Spooner BOS   58.2 110 127 -5
116 Bobby Ryan OTT   58.2 124 140 8
117 Ryan Kesler ANA   57.7 113 99 -4
118 Tomas Tatar DET   57.2 115 143 -3
119 Drew Doughty LAK y 56.7 143 102 24
120 Joe Thornton SJS   56.4 114 79 -6
121 Victor Rask CAR   56 117 106 -4
122 Dougie Hamilton CGY y 55.2 121 116 -1
123 Duncan Keith CHI y 54.9 119 92 -4
124 Tyler Bozak TOR   54.8 120 121 -4
125 Andre Burakovsky WAS   54.5 122 117 -3
126 David Krejci BOS   54.5 123 113 -3
127 John Carlson WAS y 53.9 158 123 31
128 Max Domi ARI   52.3 126 115 -2
129 Josh Bailey NYI   52.1 156 150 27
130 Clayton Keller ARI   51.6 127 230 -3
131 Shayne Gostisbehere PHI y 51.5 128 176 -3
132 Dustin Byfuglien WPG y 51.3 129 80 -3
133 Matthew Tkachuk CGY   51.1 136 111 3
134 Zach Parise MIN   50.9 130 146 -4
135 Christian Dvorak ARI   50.8 131 170 -4
136 Tyson Barrie COL y 50.3 133 147 -3
137 Patric Hornqvist PIT   50.1 134 105 -3
138 Alex Pietrangelo STL y 50 135 153 -3
139 Artturi Lehkonen MON   48.7 153 227 14
140 Vladimir Sobotka STL   48.7 425 499 285
141 Sam Gagner CBJ   48.2 137 132 -4
142 Mikko Koivu MIN   48.1 138 114 -4
143 Tomas Hertl SJS   48 139 178 -4
144 Kris Letang PIT y 47.8 147 84 3
145 Milan Lucic EDM   47.6 116 91 -29
146 Torey Krug BOS y 47.5 140 125 -6
147 Pavel Buchnevich NYR   47.1 141 240 -6
148 James Neal NSH   47.1 149 134 1
149 Jason Spezza DAL   46.9 142 122 -7
150 Patrick Maroon EDM   46.7 144 185 -6
151 Brayden Point TBL   46.5 169 212 18
152 Oliver Bjorkstrand CBJ   46.4 146 198 -6
153 Seth Jones CBJ y 46.1 148 136 -5
154 Gabriel Landeskog COL   45.5 145 112 -9
155 Zach Werenski CBJ y 45.3 150 138 -5
156 Mathieu Perreault WPG   45.1 151 163 -5
157 Mikael Backlund CGY   45.1 152 149 -5
158 Brendan Gallagher MON   43.9 154 184 -4
159 Pavel Zacha NJD   43.5 190 243 31
160 Artem Anisimov CHI   42.9 155 130 -5
161 Nick Schmaltz CHI   42.8 157 211 -4
162 Sean Couturier PHI   42.8 159 203 -3
163 Justin Schultz PIT y 42.7 160 141 -3
164 Morgan Rielly TOR y 42.6 161 187 -3
165 Andreas Athanasiou DET   42.2 162 204 -3
166 Jason Zucker MIN   41.7 163 131 -3
167 Evander Kane BUF   40.7 164 148 -3
168 Ryan Ellis NSH y 40.7 176 194 8
169 Brock Boeser VAN   40.7 165 260 -4
170 Richard Panik CHI   40.2 167 171 -3
171 Sven Bärtschi VAN   40.1 168 157 -3
172 Jean-Gabriel Pageau OTT   39.6 233 192 61
173 Jake Gardiner TOR y 39.3 170 167 -3
174 Vladislav Namestnikov TBL   38.9 192 166 18
175 Dylan Strome ARI   38.9 171 169 -4
176 Rasmus Ristolainen BUF y 38.1 172 139 -4
177 Shea Weber MON y 37.8 173 124 -4
178 Keith Yandle FLA y 37.6 174 159 -4
179 Kevin Labanc SJS   37.4 175 234 -4
180 Connor Brown TOR   37.1 166 179 -14
181 Jimmy Vesey NYR   35.5 177 217 -4
182 Alexander Steen STL   35.2 178 155 -4
183 Nick Leddy NYI y 35.2 191 174 8
184 Thomas Vanek FLA   35 179 144 -5
185 Brock Nelson NYI   34.3 180 162 -5
186 Alex Killorn TBL   34.3 181 177 -5
187 Colin Wilson NSH   34.1 182 172 -5
188 Jacob Trouba WPG y 34 183 208 -5
189 Henrik Sedin VAN   33.6 185 161 -4
190 Josh Ho-Sang NYI   33.5 203 303 13
191 Rick Nash NYR   33.4 186 165 -5
192 Matt Dumba MIN y 33.1 187 224 -5
193 Travis Konecny PHI   32.9 188 201 -5
194 David Perron STL   32.9 184 173 -10
195 Jason Pominville MIN   32.6 189 160 -6
196 Justin Faulk CAR y 32.1 193 182 -3
197 Daniel Sedin VAN   31.9 194 180 -3
198 Paul Stastny STL   31.8 195 168 -3
199 Erik Haula MIN   31.8 196 242 -3
200 Radim Vrbata ARI   31.7 197 135 -3
201 Jesse Puljujarvi EDM   31.6 198 137 -3
202 Martin Hanzal MIN   31.5 199 207 -3
203 Michael Frolik CGY   30.9 200 175 -3
204 Ryan McDonagh NYR y 30.9 201 164 -3
205 Adam Henrique NJD   30.8 202 151 -3
206 Brady Skjei NYR y 30.3 204 273 -2
207 Devin Shore DAL   29.7 205 210 -2
208 Kevin Fiala NSH   29.6 232 220 24
209 Cam Fowler ANA y 29.5 206 191 -3
210 Nick Bonino PIT   29.4 207 213 -3
211 Drake Caggiula EDM   28.8 208 246 -3
212 Oscar Klefbom EDM y 28.7 209 225 -3
213 Loui Eriksson VAN   28.6 210 369 -3
214 Aaron Ekblad FLA y 28.5 211 206 -3
215 Nick Ritchie ANA   28.4 212 222 -3
216 Mark Giordano CGY y 27.4 214 205 -2
217 David Backes BOS   27.3 215 195 -2
218 Jordan Staal CAR   27.3 216 188 -2
219 Ryan Dzingel OTT   27.3 217 183 -2
220 Mikhail Grigorenko COL   27 213 193 -7
221 Valtteri Filppula PHI   27 218 189 -3
222 Ryan Suter MIN y 26.6 219 158 -3
223 Mathew Barzal NYI   25.6 220 197 -3
224 Nikita Gusev TBL   25.4 NR NR NEW
225 Ivan Barbashev STL   25.3 221 282 -4
226 Tyler Ennis BUF   25.3 222 236 -4
227 Anthony Duclair ARI   25.3 223 202 -4
228 Pierre-Luc Dubois CBJ   24.6 224 209 -4
229 Ryan Hartman CHI   24.5 240 319 11
230 Colton Parayko STL y 24.1 226 226 -4
231 Kirill Kaprizov MIN   24 NR NR NEW
232 Cody Eakin DAL   24 227 351 -5
233 Nail Yakupov STL   23.8 225 231 -8
234 Brett Ritchie DAL   23.8 228 253 -6
235 TJ Brodie CGY y 23.7 229 292 -6
236 Bryan Rust PIT   23.7 230 214 -6
237 Brent Seabrook CHI y 23.6 231 215 -6
238 Anthony Beauvillier NYI   23.2 248 290 10
239 Dmitry Orlov WAS y 23.2 235 239 -4
240 Nikita Zaitsev TOR y 23.2 241 261 1
241 Ivan Provorov PHI y 23 236 265 -5
242 Kyle Connor WPG   22.9 237 221 -5
243 Mikkel Boedker SJS   22.4 234 295 -9
244 Markus Granlund VAN   22.2 238 312 -6
245 Matt Niskanen WAS y 22.2 239 186 -6
246 Jakub Vrana WAS   21.7 242 232 -4
247 Joel Eriksson Ek MIN   21.7 243 233 -4
248 Justin Williams WAS   21.6 244 199 -4
249 Nikolay Goldobin VAN   21.5 245 229 -4
250 Alexander Burmistrov ARI   21.5 246 434 -4
251 Tobias Rieder ARI   21.1 247 228 -4
252 Calle Jarnkrok NSH   20.7 249 356 -3
253 Marian Hossa CHI   20.4 250 181 -3
254 Frans Nielsen DET   20 252 219 -2
255 Sven Andrighetto COL   20 253 237 -2
256 Zach Hyman TOR   19.8 254 238 -2
257 Brendan Perlini ARI   19.6 255 245 -2
258 Timo Meier SJS   19.6 256 247 -2
259 Alexander Nylander BUF   19.6 261 277 2
260 Reilly Smith FLA   18.9 257 223 -3
261 Adam Lowry WPG   18.9 258 329 -3
262 Nicolas Petan WPG   18.8 259 254 -3
263 Colin White OTT   18.3 262 258 -1
264 Evgeny Svechnikov DET   18.2 263 284 -1
265 Charles Hudon MON   17.9 265 252 0
266 Denis Malgin FLA   17.8 266 249 0
267 Hampus Lindholm ANA y 17.7 267 331 0
268 Nick Bjugstad FLA   17.7 268 216 0
269 Damon Severson NJD y 17.7 269 244 0
270 Sami Vatanen ANA y 17.6 270 280 0
271 Daniel O'Regan SJS   17.6 NR NR NEW
272 Jared Spurgeon MIN y 17.5 271 283 -1
273 Lawson Crouse ARI   17.4 272 257 -1
274 Ilya Kovalchuk UFA   17.3 327 314 53
275 Paul Byron MON   17.3 273 272 -2
276 Scott Hartnell CBJ   17.3 274 235 -2
277 Brandon Sutter VAN   17.2 275 256 -2
278 Nathan Beaulieu MON y 17.1 276 289 -2
279 Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson BOS   17 277 299 -2
280 Christian Fischer ARI   16.8 NR NR NEW
281 Austin Czarnik BOS   16.7 278 263 -3
282 Sonny Milano CBJ   16.6 279 264 -3
283 Jaccob Slavin CAR y 16.6 297 419 14
284 Vladislav Kamenev NSH   16.4 281 310 -3
285 Chris Tierney SJS   16.4 283 294 -2
286 Riley Barber WAS   16.1 282 301 -4
287 Mike Cammalleri NJD   15.8 286 262 -1
288 Patrick Marleau SJS   15.8 260 218 -28
289 Shea Theodore ANA y 15.7 303 338 14
290 Alex Tuch MIN   15.7 280 250 -10
291 Patrick Eaves ANA   15.6 290 281 -1
292 Jordan Weal PHI   15.6 289 467 -3
293 Patrik Berglund STL   15.6 291 328 -2
294 Boone Jenner CBJ   15.5 292 278 -2
295 Tyler Myers WPG y 15.5 293 355 -2
296 Mike Green DET y 15.5 294 279 -2
297 Valeri Nichushkin DAL   15.3 264 241 -33
298 Tomas Plekanec MON   15.2 284 248 -14
299 Taylor Raddysh TBL   14.8 NR NR NEW
300 Jussi Jokinen FLA   14.7 338 350 38
               
               
May Player Team DEF? Rating Apr Mar Change
140 Vladimir Sobotka STL   48.7 425 499 285
172 Jean-Gabriel Pageau OTT   39.6 233 192 61
274 Ilya Kovalchuk UFA   17.3 327 314 53
52 Jake Guentzel PIT   85.5 99 196 47
360 Jake Muzzin LAK y 10.7 407 395 47
93 Anders Lee NYI   67.9 132 154 39
300 Jussi Jokinen FLA   14.7 338 350 38
127 John Carlson WAS y 53.9 158 123 31
159 Pavel Zacha NJD   43.5 190 243 31
               
May Player Team DEF? Rating Apr Mar Change
497 Kevin Roy ANA   2.8 315 311 -182
456 Hudson Fasching BUF   4.5 307 332 -149
457 Rocco Grimaldi COL   4.4 316 296 -141
423 Jason Dickinson DAL   6.3 288 318 -135
361 Carl Soderberg COL   10.6 251 259 -110
441 Craig Smith NSH   5.3 393 385 -48
324 Francis Perron OTT   13.6 285 271 -39
297 Valeri Nichushkin DAL   15.3 264 241 -33
               
May Player Team DEF? Rating Apr Mar Change
224 Nikita Gusev TBL   25.4 NR NR NEW
231 Kirill Kaprizov MIN   24.0 NR NR NEW
271 Daniel O'Regan SJS   17.6 NR NR NEW
280 Christian Fischer ARI   16.8 NR NR NEW
299 Taylor Raddysh TBL   14.8 NR NR NEW
303 Sam Steel ANA   14.6 NR NR NEW
318 Troy Terry ANA   14.0 NR NR NEW
333 Cliff Pu BUF   13.2 NR NR NEW
338 Nicolas Roy CAR   12.5 NR NR NEW
344 Henrik Borgstrom FLA   12.0 NR NR NEW
349 Luke Kunin MIN   11.6 NR NR NEW
371 Tage Thompson STL   9.8 NR NR NEW
383 Max Jones ANA   8.8 NR NR NEW
385 Julien Gauthier CAR   8.7 NR NR NEW
406 Will Butcher COL y 7.3 NR NR NEW
412 Kyle Wood ARI y 7.1 NR NR NEW
488 Jeremy Roy SJS y 3.1 NR NR NEW
499 Nikita Soshnikov TOR   2.6 NR NR NEW
527 Charlie McAvoy BOS y 0.4 NR NR NEW
537 Jake Bean CAR y -0.6 NR NR NEW

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Phatsy

    Weber seems low … below Gardiner?

    • Phatsy

      points only I guess, ok

  • Mathieu

    Thanks for the new rankings.

    Since it seems like many NHL teams are after Vadim Shipachyov, where would you fit him in there as a UFA?

  • Stinkyllama

    Where would nico and Nolan Patrick end up given projected landing spots