May keeper league fantasy player rankings

Darryl Dobbs
Crosby & Malkin (Photo by Graig Abel/NHLI via Getty Images)
Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin (Photo by Graig Abel/NHLI via Getty Images)

Need to know who to pick up in your keeper league? THN.com fantasy expert Darryl Dobbs lays out the top 300 players in the NHL based on their potential-points value.

Ratings are a reflection of a player’s trade value in keeper league fantasy hockey pools. They reflect a player’s predicted points, historical points, injury risk, playoff value, power play time, and long-term potential.
 

May Player Team D? Rating April March Change
1 Sidney Crosby PIT 265.6 1 1 0
2 Evgeni Malkin PIT 222.4 2 2 0
3 Steven Stamkos TB 204.3 5 8 2
4 John Tavares NYI 192.2 4 5 0
5 Alex Ovechkin WAS 181.6 3 3 -2
6 Claude Giroux PHI 161.0 6 10 0
7 Patrick Kane CHI 159.8 12 4 5
8 Nicklas Backstrom WAS 159.1 8 6 0
9 Ryan Getzlaf ANA 158.1 7 7 -2
10 Tyler Seguin DAL 148.4 9 13 -1
11 Phil Kessel TOR 144.7 10 9 -1
12 Corey Perry ANA 142.5 11 11 -1
13 Taylor Hall EDM 138.7 13 12 0
14 Nathan MacKinnon COL 132.5 20 23 6
15 Jamie Benn DAL 132.2 16 16 1
16 Jonathan Toews CHI 132.0 17 15 1
17 Anze Kopitar LA 131.0 15 14 -2
18 James Neal PIT 130.7 21 19 3
19 Matt Duchene COL 129.1 18 21 -1
20 Joe Thornton SJ 124.9 14 17 -6
21 Erik Karlsson OTT y 124.2 19 22 -2
22 Ryan Nugent-Hopkins EDM 119.8 24 24 2
23 Jordan Eberle EDM 113.8 23 25 0
24 Joe Pavelski SJ 112.0 25 28 1
25 Eric Staal CAR 111.9 22 20 -3
26 Martin St Louis NYR 108.5 28 18 2
27 Chris Kunitz PIT 107.1 26 26 -1
28 Henrik Sedin VAN 105.6 48 36 20
29 Zach Parise MIN 104.9 37 38 8
30 Patrick Sharp CHI 104.8 27 27 -3
31 Daniel Sedin VAN 104.1 68 39 37
32 Gabriel Landeskog COL 102.9 32 32 0
33 Patrick Marleau SJ 102.1 29 31 -4
34 Jason Spezza OTT 101.6 33 34 -1
35 Blake Wheeler WPG 101.5 31 35 -4
36 Logan Couture SJ 100.7 41 44 5
37 Kyle Okposo NYI 100.5 30 30 -7
38 Thomas Vanek MTL 98.3 34 40 -4
39 Bobby Ryan OTT 98.1 45 37 6
40 James van Riemsdyk TOR 98.1 35 29 -5
41 David Krejci BOS 98.0 36 41 -5
42 Pavel Datsyuk DET 95.6 64 33 22
43 Alexander Steen STL 94.0 38 45 -5
44 T.J. Oshie STL 93.9 39 47 -5
45 Derek Stepan NYR 93.5 43 50 -2
46 Henrik Zetterberg DET 93.5 51 43 5
47 Jakub Voracek PHI 93.1 40 48 -7
48 Rick Nash NYR 91.7 65 56 17
49 Alex Pietrangelo STL y 87.8 44 52 -5
50 Bryan Little WPG 86.6 47 49 -3
51 Marian Hossa CHI 86.0 49 46 -2
52 Ryan Johansen CBJ 86.0 57 51 5
53 David Backes STL 85.6 50 55 -3
54 Kyle Turris OTT 85.0 53 53 -1
55 Duncan Keith CHI y 85.0 42 42 -13
56 Jarome Iginla BOS 84.8 46 72 -10
57 Jaden Schwartz STL 84.3 58 64 1
58 Ryan O’Reilly COL 83.9 52 75 -6
59 Paul Stastny COL 83.6 60 54 1
60 Jason Pominville MIN 82.3 66 58 6
61 Valtteri Filppula TB 82.0 54 68 -7
62 Vladimir Tarasenko STL 81.6 73 69 11
63 Dustin Byfuglien WPG y 81.5 55 57 -8
64 P.K. Subban MTL y 81.5 56 67 -8
65 Patrice Bergeron BOS 80.6 59 90 -6
66 Mikko Koivu MIN 79.7 76 101 10
67 Keith Yandle PHO y 79.5 61 62 -6
68 Mark Scheifele WPG 79.0 115 108 47
69 Milan Lucic BOS 78.4 62 70 -7
70 Max Pacioretty MTL 78.3 63 77 -7
71 Alex Galchenyuk MTL 77.2 102 66 31
72 Gustav Nyquist DET 77.0 69 138 -3
73 Evander Kane WPG 76.6 99 82 26
74 Jonathan Huberdeau FLA 75.5 94 93 20
75 Jeff Carter LA 75.1 67 63 -8
76 Ondrej Palat TB 74.9 71 106 -5
77 Nazem Kadri TOR 74.6 81 59 4
78 Jeff Skinner CAR 73.6 70 60 -8
79 Mats Zuccarello NYR 73.3 79 95 0
80 Mikkel Boedker PHO 72.2 78 73 -2
81 Teddy Purcell TB 71.6 85 88 4
82 Kevin Shattenkirk STL y 71.2 72 83 -10
83 Brandon Saad CHI 71.2 91 71 8
84 Tyler Ennis BUF 71.2 97 89 13
85 Nail Yakupov EDM 70.7 108 103 23
86 Brayden Schenn PHI 70.2 89 78 3
87 Aleksander Barkov FLA 70.1 152 140 65
88 Andrew Ladd WPG 69.6 74 74 -14
89 David Perron EDM 69.4 75 81 -14
90 Wayne Simmonds PHI 69.4 77 87 -13
91 Jiri Hudler CGY 69.4 83 61 -8
92 Brad Marchand BOS 68.7 80 94 -12
93 Cody Hodgson BUF 68.0 114 86 21
94 Oliver Ekman-Larsson PHO y 67.3 90 120 -4
95 David Desharnais MTL 67.1 82 118 -13
96 Mikael Granlund MIN 67.0 112 130 16
97 Scott Hartnell PHI 66.8 84 104 -13
98 Tyler Johnson TB 66.7 92 105 -6
99 Valeri Nichushkin DAL 66.5 98 91 -1
100 Mike Richards LA 65.8 86 76 -14
101 Shea Weber NSH y 65.6 87 96 -14
102 Pascal Dupuis PIT 64.6 201 200 99
103 Alexander Semin CAR 64.4 106 98 3
104 Frans Nielsen NYI 63.7 93 97 -11
105 Radim Vrbata PHO 63.5 95 79 -10
106 Sean Monahan CGY 63.1 131 134 25
107 Patrik Elias NJ 62.8 105 124 -2
108 Brad Richards NYR 62.6 96 80 -12
109 Mike Ribeiro PHO 62.1 88 65 -21
110 Kris Letang PIT y 62.1 156 152 46
111 Derick Brassard NYR 61.6 110 107 -1
112 Joffrey Lupul TOR 61.5 111 84 -1
113 Matt Moulson MIN 61.0 103 136 -10
114 Marcus Johansson WAS 60.3 126 110 12
115 Drew Doughty LA y 60.0 104 99 -11
116 Chris Kreider NYR 59.6 123 116 7
117 Nick Bonino ANA 59.4 107 85 -10
118 Ryan Kesler VAN 59.4 130 92 12
119 Victor Hedman TB y 59.0 109 123 -10
120 Brent Burns SJ y 58.2 127 131 7
121 Craig Smith NSH 57.9 124 125 3
122 Colin Wilson NSH 57.7 159 137 37
123 Tyler Bozak TOR 57.4 119 111 -4
124 Marian Gaborik LA 56.9 170 154 46
125 Tomas Fleischmann FLA 56.9 174 156 49
126 Carl Soderberg BOS 56.8 136 177 10
127 Reilly Smith BOS 56.7 113 114 -14
128 Brendan Gallagher MTL 56.1 125 126 -3
129 Jaromir Jagr NJ 55.4 101 115 -28
130 Jakob Silfverberg ANA 55.2 149 150 19
131 Jordan Staal CAR 55.0 118 113 -13
132 Mikhail Grabovski WAS 54.7 151 109 19
133 PA Parenteau COL 54.5 135 112 2
134 Jussi Jokinen PIT 54.5 100 100 -34
135 Tomas Plekanec MTL 54.3 121 122 -14
136 Alex Killorn TB 54.2 122 119 -14
137 Cam Atkinson CBJ 54.1 146 129 9
138 Sean Couturier PHI 53.7 133 141 -5
139 Matt Read PHI 52.5 140 139 1
140 Brandon Dubinsky CBJ 52.4 128 132 -12
141 Mike Green WAS y 52.0 142 142 1
142 Clarke MacArthur OTT 51.9 116 128 -26
143 Antoine Vermette PHO 51.8 129 127 -14
144 Nathan Horton CBJ 51.2 234 237 90
145 Tomas Hertl SJ 51.2 189 193 44
146 Loui Eriksson BOS 51.1 120 121 -26
147 Sam Gagner EDM 50.7 148 149 1
148 Patric Hornqvist NSH 50.5 139 153 -9
149 Derek Roy STL 50.5 117 102 -32
150 Troy Brouwer WAS 50.3 145 170 -5
151 Adam Henrique NJ 50.2 132 171 -19
152 Martin Hanzal PHO 49.8 137 117 -15
153 Tyler Toffoli LA 48.3 153 158 0
154 Mike Cammalleri CGY 48.2 134 168 -20
155 Nino Niederreiter MIN 48.2 157 160 2
156 Ryan Strome NYI 48.0 160 163 4
157 Vincent Lecavalier PHI 48.0 154 162 -3
158 Nick Bjugstad FLA 48.0 143 146 -15
159 Mathieu Perreault ANA 47.9 141 145 -18
160 Michael Frolik WPG 47.9 150 148 -10
161 Jonathan Drouin TB 47.7 144 147 -17
162 Justin Williams LA 47.7 138 135 -24
163 Dustin Brown LA 45.3 185 191 22
164 Mikael Backlund CGY 45.2 161 178 -3
165 Patrik Berglund STL 43.9 147 180 -18
166 Artem Anisimov CBJ 43.8 158 155 -8
167 Ryan Callahan TB 43.4 164 201 -3
168 Kyle Palmieri ANA 41.7 176 172 8
169 Niklas Kronwall DET y 41.6 155 143 -14
170 Ales Hemsky OTT 41.5 168 175 -2
171 Lars Eller MTL 40.8 210 167 39
172 Justin Schultz EDM y 40.6 184 184 12
173 Zack Kassian VAN 40.2 200 221 27
174 Mika Zibanejad OTT 40.1 163 159 -11
175 Ryan Suter MIN y 39.3 165 151 -10
176 Cody Eakin DAL 39.1 167 164 -9
177 Cory Conacher BUF 38.7 203 206 26
178 Tomas Tatar DET 38.7 180 186 2
179 Johan Franzen DET 37.8 166 144 -13
180 Daniel Alfredsson DET 37.7 162 133 -18
181 David Legwand DET 37.4 171 169 -10
182 Charlie Coyle MIN 37.0 181 187 -1
183 Shane Doan PHO 37.0 172 174 -11
184 Milan Michalek OTT 36.9 173 183 -11
185 Evgeny Kuznetsov WAS 36.7 177 211 -8
186 Andrew Cogliano ANA 36.6 183 190 -3
187 Jiri Tlusty CAR 36.2 220 216 33
188 Drew Stafford BUF 35.4 198 182 10
189 Josh Bailey NYI 35.2 208 208 19
190 Nathan Gerbe CAR 34.6 195 161 5
191 John Carlson WAS y 34.5 215 214 24
192 Tommy Wingels SJ 34.5 190 173 -2
193 Slava Voynov LA y 34.3 218 194 25
194 Patrick Maroon ANA 34.1 279 293 85
195 Alex Goligoski DAL y 34.1 199 243 4
196 Ryan McDonagh NYR y 33.9 182 197 -14
197 Brandon Pirri FLA 33.5 256 264 59
198 Brent Seabrook CHI y 33.4 175 165 -23
199 Travis Zajac NJ 33.3 187 225 -12
200 Nikita Kucherov TB 33.1 204 212 4
201 Dougie Hamilton BOS y 32.5 211 223 10
202 Kris Versteeg CHI 32.3 188 185 -14
203 Cam Fowler ANA y 32.2 205 189 2
204 Beau Bennett PIT 32.2 252 260 48
205 Jacob Trouba WPG y 31.9 225 199 20
206 Sven Bärtschi CGY 31.9 191 202 -15
207 Andrej Sekera CAR y 31.5 186 188 -21
208 Alex Tanguay COL 30.8 237 253 29
209 Mike Fisher NSH 30.7 192 203 -17
210 Elias Lindholm CAR 30.6 230 233 20
211 Mark Giordano CGY y 30.6 197 256 -14
212 Mikhail Grigorenko BUF 30.4 196 207 -16
213 Damien Brunner NJ 30.2 233 235 20
214 James Wisniewski CBJ y 29.9 178 181 -36
215 Dion Phaneuf TOR y 29.8 231 196 16
216 Andrew Shaw CHI 29.8 194 205 -22
217 Alex Chiasson DAL 29.7 193 204 -24
218 Lee Stempniak PIT 29.7 202 251 -16
219 Chris Stewart BUF 29.6 239 166 20
220 Nick Foligno CBJ 29.5 206 213 -14
221 Matt Niskanen PIT y 29.1 179 176 -42
222 Filip Forsberg NSH 28.7 243 249 21
223 Nick Leddy CHI y 28.5 209 198 -14
224 Tyson Barrie COL y 28.1 224 356 0
225 Mason Raymond TOR 28.0 169 157 -56
226 Tobias Enstrom WPG y 27.9 212 229 -14
227 Vladimir Sobotka STL 27.8 213 239 -14
228 Erik Johnson COL y 27.8 214 298 -14
229 Seth Jones NSH y 27.8 235 228 6
230 Teuvo Teräväinen CHI 27.6 217 232 -13
231 Devin Setoguchi WPG 27.3 219 179 -12
232 John Gaudreau CGY 26.9 236 238 4
233 Ryan Spooner BOS 26.1 222 222 -11
234 Emerson Etem ANA 25.8 228 230 -6
235 Max Domi PHO 25.6 223 227 -12
236 Ty Rattie STL 25.0 226 217 -10
237 Cody Franson TOR y 25.0 281 215 44
238 Roman Josi NSH y 24.9 227 242 -11
239 Olli Jokinen WPG 24.9 207 195 -32
240 Mark Streit PHI y 24.6 229 224 -11
241 Boone Jenner CBJ 24.4 280 285 39
242 Peter Holland TOR 24.3 240 246 -2
243 Brock Nelson NYI 24.3 232 220 -11
244 Jay Bouwmeester STL y 24.2 221 210 -23
245 Jeremy Morin CHI 24.0 297 300 52
246 Joe Colborne CGY 23.7 273 302 27
247 Brett Connolly TB 23.6 238 241 -9
248 Jake Gardiner TOR y 23.3 286 281 38
249 Christian Ehrhoff BUF y 23.2 260 268 11
250 Jamie McGinn COL 23.2 241 270 -9
251 Morgan Rielly TOR y 23.2 285 288 34
252 Jason Zucker MIN 23.0 245 254 -7
253 Torey Krug BOS y 22.9 275 209 22
254 Dmitrij Jaskin STL 22.6 247 255 -7
255 Dave Bolland TOR 22.6 248 226 -7
256 Marcus Foligno BUF 22.3 251 245 -5
257 Brad Boyes FLA 22.3 244 240 -13
258 Jean-Gabriel Pageau OTT 21.9 255 263 -3
259 Jack Johnson CBJ y 21.9 270 266 11
260 Dustin Penner WAS 21.6 249 218 -11
261 Mark Stone OTT 21.5 259 267 -2
262 Brian Campbell FLA y 21.4 250 258 -12
263 RJ Umberger CBJ 21.3 242 219 -21
264 Drayson Bowman CAR 21.3 262 259 -2
265 Tomas Jurco DET 21.1 265 271 0
266 Bo Horvat VAN 21.1 287 289 21
267 J.T. Miller NYR 21.0 253 262 -14
268 Zdeno Chara BOS y 21.0 216 234 -52
269 Matthew Carle TB y 20.9 254 279 -15
270 Andrei Markov MTL y 20.8 246 252 -24
271 Stephen Weiss DET 20.7 269 247 -2
272 Brandon Sutter PIT 20.7 257 248 -15
273 Jason Demers SJ y 20.6 258 265 -15
274 Matt Nieto SJ 20.5 296 299 22
275 Marcus Kruger CHI 20.3 261 236 -14
276 Alexander Wennberg CBJ 20.2 263 269 -13
277 Carl Hagelin NYR 20.1 264 329 -13
278 Linden Vey LA 19.9 266 273 -12
279 Anthony Mantha DET 19.9 267 274 -12
280 Chris Higgins VAN 19.9 268 250 -12
281 Scottie Upshall FLA 19.2 271 276 -10
282 Jordan Schroeder VAN 19.1 272 278 -10
283 Brian Gionta MTL 19.0 274 231 -9
284 Vincent Trocheck FLA 18.9 288 328 4
285 Matt Calvert CBJ 18.9 299 272 14
286 Anders Lee NYI 18.7 276 296 -10
287 Mark Arcobello EDM 18.7 277 244 -10
288 Tanner Pearson LA 18.6 278 282 -10
289 Benoit Pouliot NYR 18.4 282 286 -7
290 Matej Stransky DAL 18.3 311 317 21
291 Sebastian Collberg MTL 18.2 283 287 -8
292 Nicklas Jensen VAN 18.2 284 326 -8
293 Morgan Klimchuk CGY 17.8 289 NR -4
294 Riley Sheahan DET 17.8 424 434 130
295 Reid Boucher NJ 17.8 290 291 -5
296 Calle Järnkrok NSH 17.5 344 347 48
297 Bryan Bickell CHI 17.5 291 294 -6
298 Justin Abdelkader DET 17.3 343 277 45
299 Curtis Lazar OTT 17.3 292 319 -7
300 Rickard Rakell ANA 17.3 301 306 1