Tag: fantasy hockey

2013-14 Fantasy Hockey Preview: Forwards

  I wrote a fantasy hockey preview for Yahoo! Sports Puck Daddy last week, looking at several stud forwards (and a few sleepers) from across the NHL.

Top 10 (Fantasy Hockey) NHL Defensemen

Erik Karlsson remains at the top, but how do the best of the rest stack up? 

2012-13 Sleeper of the Year: Brendan Smith

Let’s face it – people enjoy being right a lot more than they enjoy being wrong. It is why we like to make predictions and projections – if the end up coming true, we are able to brag about our foresight and intuition. And if they don’t, well, there is something to be said for

The NHL Trade Value Rankings (Part II)

The top 40 countdown is on. In the second instalment of this series, the players holding down spots 40 through 22 are profiled.

15 Prime Cuts – Draft Edition

Rick Nash, PA Parenteau, a potential Suter-Pietrangelo pairing, Toronto’s goaltending future, and more.

2011/12 Player Usage Charts – Fantasy Hockey Implications

The Player Usage Chart for the 2011-12 Washington Capitals The standard statistics in hockey have significant limitations. Plus-minus, even if used in the right context, doesn’t come close to telling us how well a player is performing defensively. Goals and assists are obviously important (goals win games), but there are underlying reasons that contribute to