Dobber’s Offseason Fantasy Grades – Anaheim Ducks

Michael Clifford


For the last 19 years (12 with The Hockey News) Dobber has reviewed each team from a fantasy-hockey standpoint and graded them.

The 20th annual review will appear here on DobberHockey throughout the summer/fall. 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.


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Gone – Ryan Getzlaf, Sonny Milano, Sam Steel, Zach Aston-Reese, Gerald Mayhew, Buddy Robinson, Vinni Lettieri, Dominik Simon, Greg Pateryn, Brogan Rafferty, Andrej Sustr, Jacob Larsson

Incoming – John Klingberg, Ryan Strome, Frank Vatrano, Olli Juolevi, Glenn Gawdin, Chase De Leo, Colton White, Austin Strand

Impact of Changes – This franchise is still building for the future which is why they didn't move out many significant pieces. The additions of Strome and Vatrano will give this team some much-needed scoring depth: only Troy Terry and Trevor Zegras had more than 42 points in 2021-22, and they were the onl