Have something you'd like to know about fantasy hockey? Every Wednesday, fantasy expert Darryl Dobbs will respond to your emails in The Hockey News.com's Fantasy Mailbag feature.
by Darryl Dobbs - February 16, 2011 12:27 PM EST
Our fantasy expert helps get you ready for your pool's deadline by answering your questions and pointing you in the right direction.
The trade deadline is in 12 days. This is the last mailbag before then, so crunch time is here. Let’s get to the letters! Hey Dobbs, The best part of my fantasy season this year was taking a chance on Jeff Skinner and later picking up Logan Couture off of waivers.
by Darryl Dobbs - January 19, 2011 2:45 PM EST
As trade deadlines near, 'Dobber' answers your questions regarding trades and also on getting a pool of your own started.
For many fantasy leagues, the trade deadline mimics the NHL’s deadline – and that’s just six weeks away! Need a second opinion? Let’s get to the letters! Is a 1-for-1 swap of Steven Stamkos for Roberto Luongo a reasonable deal? I'd be giving Stammer and getting Luongo back.
by Darryl Dobbs - January 5, 2011 2:45 PM EST
In the mailbag: Making a push for first; Thomas or Quick?; Byfuglien or Doughty?; and more.
For many leagues, the mid-season draft is this weekend or next. Are you prepared? Need a second opinion? Let’s get to the letters! I am in a one-year, points-only league with a salary cap.
by Darryl Dobbs - December 22, 2010 2:20 PM EST
In the last pre-Christmas mailbag: How valuable is Bobrovsky?; is Kovalchuk a worthy pickup?; when will Staal return?; and more.
The Christmas break is here and the haves are now separated from the have-nots. Which section are you in? Let’s get to the letters! Hey Dobber! I really enjoy your fantasy pool look and your fantasy mail bag! I'm in a one-year fantasy league with five other guys.
by Darryl Dobbs - December 8, 2010 12:50 PM EST
Dobber answers questions to help you win your pool. This week he touches on Erik Johnson, Patrick Sharp, goalies and more.
Just two weeks away from the Christmas break and poolies are jockeying for position - let’s get to the letters! I have Erik Johnson in my 12-team Head to Head league.
by Darryl Dobbs - November 24, 2010 3:20 PM EST
Our expert poolie helps you beat your friends by answering on Stamkos or Crosby; Malkin or Getzlaf; what of Michael Leighton?; and more.
The season is going by quickly…25 percent already gone. Most poolies are still in contention - let’s get to the letters! Dobber, I'm in a one-year, points-only pool with 14-man teams and an automatic drop two.
by Darryl Dobbs - November 10, 2010 2:49 PM EST
To help you rule your pool, Darryl Dobbs answers on: Whether Fleury and Zajac should be dropped, if Liles is overrated, and more.
Believe it or not, the quarter pole of the 2010-11 season is rapidly approaching. Time to start making some moves - let’s get to the letters! I'm looking for some depth at forward in a very deep league.
by Darryl Dobbs - October 27, 2010 2:10 PM EDT
In the mailbag: Which Washington goalie to run with?; What's Andy Greene's point potential; and much more.
There have been some hot starts and some cold starts early in the season, but there doesn’t seem to be as many unexpected ones as in recent years.
by Darryl Dobbs - October 14, 2010 3:18 PM EDT
Our fantasy expert helps you win your pool by answering questions on Zherdev, Tyler Seguin, Niemi vs. Turco and more.
The season has only just kicked off and the mailbag is already filling up as owners start to panic – let’s get to some letters! Hey Dobber, I was just wondering if I made the right choice taking Marty Turco over Antti Niemi (who did not get drafted)? Josh, Oakville, Ont.
by Darryl Dobbs - September 29, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Our fantasy guru helps you get set by answering questions on trades, drafting rookies, goalies and much more.
Training camp is here, injuries have hit, line combinations are forming and cuts have been made. There are repercussions to all these things and more – let’s get to some letters! T.
by Darryl Dobbs - September 15, 2010 3:30 PM EDT
Our fantasy expert answers questions on fourth-year players; who to pick No. 1; whether Niemi is worth it; and more.
Training camp is here and so are the fantasy drafts. Let’s get to some letters! Hi Darryl, I am just wondering, when it comes to making your first pick in a keeper fantasy draft, what position would you suggest picking first? Goalie, forward, etc.
by Darryl Dobbs - September 1, 2010 12:24 PM EDT
To help get you set for another fantasy year, The Dobber answers on Subban, Jimmy Howard, top scorers and more.
Mailbag will be bi-weekly going forward – every two weeks I’ll take your fantasy hockey related questions. Training camp is just around the corner and fantasy drafts can’t be far behind.
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