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Fantasy Hockey Poll: Who can carry playoff momentum into 2020-21?

By |2020-09-23T09:38:47-04:00September 23rd, 2020|Roos Lets Loose|

Despite unprecedented circumstances amid chaos and uncertainty since March, many players shined (or still are) during this season’s playoffs. Of course that raises the magical question as to whether those players can carry their momentum into 2020-21, or instead will end up following in the footsteps of Justin Williams, Daniel Brière, and Derick Brassard as [...]

Eastern Edge: Goaltending storylines from the regular season

By |2020-09-22T15:24:35-04:00September 22nd, 2020|Eastern Edge|

In this week’s Eastern Edge, I revisited a few goaltending storylines from this past season. If there’s anything you’d like to see in future articles, please let me know in the comments below, or shoot me a message on Twitter @BrennanDeSouza!   Pittsburgh’s Goaltending Controversy Matt Murray played very well in October, winning seven of [...]

Keeping Karlsson: 31 Beats – Carolina Hurricanes Ft. Chip Alexander

By |2020-09-21T12:08:36-04:00September 21st, 2020|Keeping Karlsson|

In the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast's 31 Beats series, Elan and Brian are on a league-wide odyssey to explore the fantasy present and future landscapes of each of the NHL's 31 teams, gathering info by interviewing the people who know them best: beat writers! In this episode Elan is joined by Chip Alexander from the Raleigh News [...]

Top 10 Playoff Duds

By |2020-09-21T00:09:55-04:00September 21st, 2020|Fantasy Hockey Top 10|

Regular season hockey pools aren’t usually impacted by poor postseason performances, but smart fantasy general managers can use the playoffs to bolster their roster for next season. As mentioned last week, selling high after a good postseason run can help your fantasy squad. However, a poor postseason shouldn’t impact the fantasy value too much. We’re [...]

The Journey: Prospects Turning (North American) Pro – Europe

By |2020-09-19T01:56:12-04:00September 19th, 2020|The Journey|

Thanks for joining me for another installment of The Journey. As usual, I'd like to start the week off by delivering some exciting news on the prospect front.  Since the pandemic began, we have had a multitude of sporting events canceled, especially those on the international stage. Although many IIHF events continue to remain postponed, [...]

Experts Panel: Stanley Cup Final Predictions

By |2020-09-18T23:21:50-04:00September 19th, 2020|The Dobotomy|

After some doubt about whether it was ever going to happen, the 2019-20 Stanley Cup playoffs are almost complete. For either the Tampa Bay Lightning or the Dallas Stars, life in the bubble for two months will all be worth it. Tampa’s win over the Islanders was expected, as 12 of 15 DobberHockey writers picked [...]

Fantasy Impact: Straight up – Eric Staal for Marcus Johansson

By |2020-09-17T23:22:14-04:00September 17th, 2020|Fantasy Take - Latest NHL Moves|

On Wednesday afternoon, the Wild and Sabres traded forwards with a year remaining on their deals. The Sabres brought in three-time 40-goal man Eric Staal while the Wild took in 29-year-old Marcus Johansson. No money was retained by either side. The Wild Receive: A versatile forward who lives in the 40-point pace year after year. [...]