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Ramblings: Sutter and Lombardi Fired, Playoff Performers, and More – April 11

Sutter and Lombardi fired; Recent playoff performers; Seasonal stats **** The Kings laid waste to the non-roster side of things on Monday night. That means gone are general manager Dean Lombardi and coach Darryl Sutter. Rob Blake has been named the new GM with Luc Robitaille as the new president. Alrighty then. Dobber's take can [...]

By |2017-04-10T23:10:02-04:00April 10th, 2017|Hockey home, Hockey Rambling|3 Comments

Wild West: Edmonton, Calgary In – Battle of Alberta Next?

Both Alberta teams are playoff-bound, and a Battle of Alberta appears to be on the horizon.  **** This final week of Pacific playoff positioning is going to be good.   In addition to ending their 11-year playoff drought, with an overtime victory over the Ducks Saturday night, Edmonton has a decent shot at taking the [...]

By |2017-04-03T11:01:43-04:00April 3rd, 2017|Hockey home, The Wild West|1 Comment

Top 10 Shocking Seasons

The top-10 seasons that shocked fantasy owners for their top-tier production. **** There are always a few players that leave us with our mouths agape at the end of the season. These are players that not only outperformed expectations, but thoroughly smashed them. Maybe some were late round picks that turned into first-round value, others [...]

By |2017-04-03T08:11:35-04:00April 3rd, 2017|Fantasy Hockey Top 10, Hockey home|6 Comments

Ramblings: Anaheim’s Season, Thornton’s Injury, Nylander’s Signing (April 3)

Reviewing Anaheim's season, injured Ducks, Thornton limping, and more.  **** Hello to all you fantasy hockey fanatics. I am back for another summer here at Dobber Hockey, filling in, along with Neil Parker, for Mr. Laidlaw. They are big shoes to fill, to be sure. For those unfamiliar with me, this would be my third [...]

By |2017-04-02T23:04:09-04:00April 2nd, 2017|Hockey home, Hockey Rambling|4 Comments

Capped: Early Off-Season Shopping List

This week's Capped includes some players that should be acquired before their value rises.  **** Here we are, the final week of the NHL regular season, and by this time next week, we will be in full-on playoff mode. Man, this season has really flown by, hasn’t it? In last week’s Capped, I took a [...]

By |2016-04-07T05:00:56-04:00April 7th, 2016|Capped, Hockey home|0 Comments

The Contrarian – Grillin Weber

It is a long weekend with beautiful weather and having guests over. I am planning on making steaks on the barbeque with the usual sides and fixings. Am I right in saying that nothing beats cooking food on the grill? I don’t know if it is strange or coincidental because I have come across a [...]

By |2015-08-02T04:51:50-04:00August 2nd, 2015|Hockey home, The Contrarian|0 Comments