Ramblings: Tatar Four Points; Blackwood, Nilsson Impressing As Starters (Nov 16)

Ian Gooding


The Top 100 Roto Rankings have now been updated for this month. Since I took over the rankings this summer, I haven’t had a month in which I’ve made more updates than this one. This is a reflection of so many players performing above or below preseason projections, as well as revaluing players after injuries. Feel free to weigh in if you believe I’ve missed anyone. And if you’re going to tell me that the rankings suck, please at least extend the courtesy of explaining which players you’d rank differently.  


Brad Marchand scored two third-period goals while firing seven shots on goal to lead the Bruins to a 4-2 win over the Leafs. With 13 goals and 32 points in just 19 games, Marchand is now third in league scoring. Not surprisingly, Marchand is in the top 10 in our Roto Rankings. And he still loves to troll.

With his goal on Friday, Auston Matthews has a six-game point streak in which he has 11 points (3g-8a).

The Leafs announced earlier in the day that they will be without Alexander Kerfoot indefinitely after he underwent surgery to repair dental fractures. Kerfoot’s injury meant that Jason Spezza entered the lineup for Friday’s game against Boston. Spezza played on a line with