Dobber’s Offseason Fantasy Grades: Toronto Maple Leafs

Alexander MacLean


Dobber's offseason fantasy hockey grades – Toronto Maple Leafs

For the last 18 years (12 with The Hockey News) Dobber has reviewed each team from a fantasy-hockey standpoint and graded them.

The 19th annual review will appear here on DobberHockey throughout the summer. This is not a review of the likely performance on the ice or in the standings, but in the realm of fantasy hockey both for the season ahead as well as the foreseeable future. Offensively, will the team perform? Are there plenty of depth options worthy of owning in keeper leagues? What about over the next two or three years? These questions are what I take into consideration when looking at the depth chart and the player potential on that depth chart.


Gone Nick Foligno, Zach Hyman, Zach Bogosian, Frederik Andersen, Joe Thornton, Stefan Noesen, David Rittich, Alex Galchenyuk,

Incoming – Alex Biega, Ondrej Kase, Nick Ritchie, Kurtis Gabriel, Michael Amadio, Petr Mrazek, Brennan Menell

Impact of changes – Long-time a running mate of Auston Matthews, Zach Hyman upgraded his centre to Connor McDavid, so the Maple Leafs went out and replaced him with a younger version in Nick Ritchie. The other important chance for the Leafs was in net, bringing in Petr Mrazek to platoon with Jack Campbell, and letting Frederik Andersen's shadow leave for Carolina,