March 07, 2013

Dobber Sports

2013-03-07

The DobberBaseball Fantasy Guide is out now and fully updated

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Don’t forget to pick your team for tonight’s Draft Street contest – it takes two minutes and your odds of winning $100 are 1/300 (give or take) – and that’s just if you were in a random draw! Since this actually takes some skill, your odds will actually be better than that (assuming you know your stuff).

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Ho hum, another day, another come-from -behind Chicago win.

Chicago has played half of the regular season games now. Nobody has beat them in regulation.

Their time may finally come though – both Patrick Sharp (possibly shoulder) and Andrew Shaw left last night’s game. Marian Hossa didn’t even get into the game as he was sidelined with an upper-body injury.

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Brandon Saad has six points in his last five games. His ice time is inching up as well, reaching 21:57 last night (due to the above injuries, but still).

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Mats Zuccarello‘s KHL team is now out of the playoffs – and the Rangers have stepped up their efforts to bring him back. I wouldn’t drop anyone significant for him, but if I had a wasted roster spot I would prefer to fill it with Zuccarello and see what happens.

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Pierre Lebrun digs into some trade rumors here, including Jarome Iginla, Daniel Alfredsson and Corey Perry.

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After the Blues blew a 4-1 lead halfway through the last game (lost 6-4), they called up Jake Allen from the minors. Apparently they will go with three goaltenders for the time being. Frankly, I think Brian Elliott will be moved, and soon. But whoever gets him, will be disappointed.

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If the Florida Panthers start winning hockey games with Jacob Markstrom behind them… then Vancouver GM Mike Gillis will have lost the gamble. He’ll hav