Tag Archive | "Philipp Grubauer"

2020 Fantasy Hockey Tiers: Goalies (1-5)

Friday, September 27, 2019

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We have broken the DailyFaceoff Top 300 into tiers, continuing with the goalies. Drafting a goalie can be tricky, you don’t want to reach too early but you also don’t want to be too late. Tiers will help make sure you’re not reaching. Previous Tiers Posts: — Centres (1-5) — Centres (6-9) — Left Wings (1-5) — Left Wings…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Colorado Avalanche

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

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The Colorado Avalanche took a step backward in the 2019 regular season but moved past the first round of the playoffs for the first time since 2008.  Colorado was able to make the playoffs by riding their stacked top-line about as much as any other team in the NHL. The Avalanche were busy this offseason in an…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Colorado Avalanche

Thursday, September 27, 2018

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The Colorado Avalanche ended the 2017-18 season with a 43-30-9 record, earning them their first playoff appearance since 2014. The team was led by a top-heavy attack headlined by Nathan Mackinnon and Mikko Rantanen, who both enjoyed breakout seasons. Goaltenders Semyon Varlamov and Jonathan Bernier combined to give the Avs’ the league’s third-best even strength…

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Goalie Timeshares: Who To Target and Avoid

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

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Judging the fantasy value of a goalie in a timeshare can be tricky. There a lot of variables to consider. Given the parity of goaltending in the NHL, the situation a goalie is in is often as important to his fantasy value as his skillset. I broke down some of the trickier timeshares heading into…

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Ranking Fantasy Hockey Goalies By Tiers (4-6)

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

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These tier posts breakdown our positional rankings to help you better understand who you should be targeting in your fantasy draft and when you should be going after them. Here are our top goalies for the 2018-19 season, tiers 4-6. You can find the rest of our positional tiers here: Centre, Tiers 1-5 Centre, Tiers…

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Washington Capitals sign Ilya Samsonov to ELC

Friday, May 4, 2018

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The Washington Capitals have signed 21-year-old Russian goaltender Ilya Samsonov to a three-year entry level contract. Samsonov’s contract will carry an average annual value of $925,000. The Washington Capitals have signed goaltender Ilya Samsonov to a three-year entry-level contract beginning in the 2018-19 season. Samsonov's contract will carry an average annual value of $925,000. #ALLCAPS https://t.co/iU5BwKBV1h…

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DailyFaceoff Mock Vegas Expansion Draft

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

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Welcome back ladies and gentlemen, I’ve missed you and writing about hockey since taking a hiatus during the Stanley Cup Playoffs to get my newest venture off of the ground. [If you play Fantasy Baseball during the NHL offseason check out thedailydugout.com] First thing I would like to do in my return is congratulate the…

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Daily Fantasy Hockey Goalie Rankings: January 21st

Saturday, January 21, 2017

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Thursday was a good night for the Goalie Rankings, I went 6-for-8 on winners and hoping for even more success tonight. Tonight is going to be one of the weirdest fantasy nights you will see. Five backups will get the start for their teams, including Laurent Brossoit, who makes his season debut and Spencer Martin,…

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DailyFaceoff DFS Cheat Sheet – December 16th

Friday, December 16, 2016

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Tonight is busier than it normally is for a Friday, which is nice. It will be an interesting night because of the goalie landscape. There are five backups getting the nod, including J-F Berube making his first start of the season, Philipp Grubauer, James Reimer and Calvin Pickard in a battle of the backups and…

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Daily Fantasy Hockey Goalie Rankings: November 12th

Saturday, November 12, 2016

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There are 11 games across the NHL today with five teams playing on the tail-end of a back-to-back (BUF, NJD, PHI, TOR & WSH) and one game that features two of the NHL’s hottest goaltenders—the undefeated Carey Price versus. Jimmy Howard, who is leading the NHL in GAA and SV% right now. For those of…

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