Top 10 buy-low candidates in fantasy hockey keeper leagues
With the NHL trade deadline in two days, many fantasy leagues also have their own trade deadlines this week. Just like their NHL counterparts, this is an important time of year, as this is when championships are won, and non-playoff teams try to improve their keepers.
While none of the 10 guys listed below may be traded in the NHL (or is even rumoured to be), that doesn't mean you can't take advantage of a few general managers to get guys you think are due for a turnaround after a tumultuous season.
For the record, this list focuses only on players who aren't currently injured, so guys like John Tavares, Beau Bennett and Henrik Zetterberg are not eligible.
Whether you're trying to win this year, or wanting to improve your fantasy team for next year and beyond, here are the top 10 buy low candidates:
10. Cam Ward
I’ve never been a believer in the whole “Cam Ward is an elite goalie” thing, but Ward is getting roasted a bit too much this year by poolies and his value has never been lower. It is a very opportune time to pick up the five-time 30-game winner. He’s got a big contract and a great playoff track record, and he’ll be a number one goalie for a few years.
9. Tobias Enstrom
I’ve covered him before in a