DPR – Episode 10: Tank for Nolan?

Paul Zwambag

2017-01-25

Fantasy Strategy 101

In our tenth episode Paul and Peter begin with a debate about the “tanking” in fantasy hockey.

Is it a good strategy, is it morally correct or appropriate, how to do it correctly and when.

If you are going to tear down your fantasy team and rebuild through the draft, be sure to time it correctly with a year that has impact superstars worth tanking for like Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews in the previous two drafts.

 

Fantasy Ranking the 2017 NHL Entry Draft

In the second segment they cover that by looking ahead and reviewing the 2017 Fantasy Ranking the NHL Draft article. Unlike any other draft ranking the article is a consensus ranking for the 2017 entry draft based on fantasy value.

The article received contributions from both external independent scouts and DobberProspects scouts as well. Contributing authors include:

Steve Kournianos (@TheDraftAnalyst) – The Draft Analyst

Ryan Wagman (@RAWagman) – McKeens Hockey, Hockey Prospectus

Scott Wheeler (@scottcwheeler) – Future Considerations/Pension Plan Puppets

Mark Seidel (@MarkSeidel) North American Central Scouting

Brock Otten (@BrockOtten) – OHL Prospects

Anthony Mauro (@draftbuzzhockey) – Draft Buzz Hockey

Cam Robinson (@CrazyJoeDavola3) DobberProspects Senior Writer – Vancouver Canucks

Zachary DeVine (@zakkthebear) DobberProspects Senior Writer, The Hockey Writers – San Jose Sharks

Brad Phillips (@BradHPhillips) DobberProspects Senior Writer – Ottawa Senators/St. Louis Blues

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