Goalie confusion abounds on the newest episode of the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast! Why are some of the best goalies actually awful so far? Why are some of the oldest 'tenders dodging regression for their 3rd year in a row? How badly should you want an awful goalie on one of the best teams in the league? What #2s are potentially morphing into #1b?
We also flip through a bunch of recently outjured players to see if our projections have changed for them since their last NHL action– including a PPQB and one-time starting goalie in the Atlantic, an old soul in San Jose, and a finally returned Blue.
Also, Brian mistakes Juuso Riikola's first name for Juusi. Please accept our sincerest apologies.
Players discussed on this episode include Pekka Rinne, Jusse Saros, Viktor Arvidsson, Kevin Fiala, Calle Jarnkrok, Craig Smith, Kyle Turris, Roberto Luongo, James Reimer, Mike Hoffman, Jonathan Huberdeau, Keith Yandle, Scott Darling, Petr Mrazek, Andrei Svechnikov, Cory Schneider, Keith Kinkaid, Joe Thornton, Timo Meier, Brent Burns, Timo Meier, Erik Karlsson, Joe Pavelski, Torey Krug, Jaroslav Halak, Tuukka Rask, Jakob Silfverberg, Pontus Aberg, Patrick Eaves, Robby Fabbri, Vince Dunn, Alex Pietrangelo, Jaden Schwartz, Zach Sanford, Mikko Koskinen, Cam Talbot, Drake Caggiula, Ty Rattie, Derick Brassard, Dominik Simon, Jamie Oleksiak, Kris Letang, Juuso Riikola, Matt Murray, Casey DeSmith, Connor Hellebuyck, Braden Holtby, Sergei Bobrovsky, Antti Raanta, Alex Goligoski, Michael Grabner, Derek Stepan, Eric Staal, Ryan Suter, Zach Parise, Josh Bailey, Brock Nelson, Thomas Greiss, Robin Lehner, Michal Neuvirth, Calvin Pickard, Brian Elliott, Shayne Gostisbehere, Nolan Patrick, Miro Heiskanen, Jason Pominville, Tyler Toffoli, Jake Muzzin, Elias Pettersson, Nikolay Goldobin and more.
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