Dobber’s Offseason Fantasy Grades: Winnipeg



Dobber's offseason fantasy hockey grades – Winnipeg. Plus a full offseason fantasy ranking of all 30 NHL teams, now that they're all posted…


For the last 12 years over at The Hockey News, I have reviewed each team from a fantasy-hockey standpoint and graded them. Now that I am no longer with THN, my 13th annual review will appear here on DobberHockey. This is not a review of the likely performance on the ice or in the standings, but in the realm of fantasy hockey.



GoneJiri Tlusty, Keaton Ellerby, Eric O'Dell, Michael Frolik, TJ Galiardi, Peter Budaj, Jim Slater, Lee Stempniak


IncomingMatt Fraser


Impact of changes – Inside that jumble of moves above is a net result of two forward roster spots that have opened up. One will go to Alexander Burmistrov. The other, barring a colossal disaster in training camp, will go to potential star Nikolaj Ehlers. Overall, this is an upgrade. Specifically when it comes to offense. Add in the fact that Mathieu Perreault is just entering his prime, while Mark Scheifele and Jacob Trouba are getting closer to that "prime" – and this is definite