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Just a little patience

Just a little patience

by Darryl Dobbs - October 22, 2008 3:16 PM EDT

The Dobber answers your fantasy questions on Kiprusoff, Turris, Stamkos, Voracek and more.
Poolies are pondering how to fix some early mistakes, so without further ado - let’s get to some letters! Steve Bernier or Jakub Voracek at RW? Both are available, looking to pick one up.


Starting strong

Starting strong

by Darryl Dobbs - October 15, 2008 11:37 AM EDT

The Dobber answers readers questions on Andy McDonald, Frolov vs. O'Sullivan, and undrafted defensemen.
The new NHL season has only just started and already the jockeying in fantasy leagues has begun. Let’s get to some letters! I'm in a one-year rotisserie league and I feel my right wing position needs bolstering.


Digging deep

Digging deep

by Darryl Dobbs - October 8, 2008 12:08 PM EDT

The Dobber answers readers' questions on Luongo, Marleau, under-the-radar blueliners, and more.
We are in the final days of fantasy hockey draft season and the mail is still pouring in. Let’s get to some letters! Last year I had Luongo as one of two goalies on my team and was hurt by his time off due to the birth of his child.


Tough decisons

Tough decisons

by Darryl Dobbs - October 1, 2008 2:05 PM EDT

Dobber answers questions on Corey Perry, A-Rad's future, T-Bay's goaltending, Jakub Voracek, Bobby Ryan, and more.
We are now in the heart of fantasy hockey draft season and the mail is pouring in. Let’s get to some letters! I currently have Pascal Leclaire and Niklas Backstrom as my goalies, but was looking to upgrade that position.


Earn your quarter back

Earn your quarter back

by Darryl Dobbs - September 24, 2008 1:51 PM EDT

THN.com's fantasy pool expert answers questions on Pittsburgh's PP and Spezza's point total.
We are now in the heart of fantasy hockey draft season and the mail is pouring in. Let’s get to some letters! Now that Ryan Whitney is going to be out for a while who is going to get his PP time? Bill, Cleveland, Ohio Sergei Gonchar is gone as well, so what we have seen so far is Kris Letang log a ton of minutes and Evgeni Malkin shift back to the point on the power play.


Returning or Finnished?

Returning or Finnished?

by Darryl Dobbs - September 17, 2008 12:00 PM EDT

As you get ready for your pool, Dobber answers on Selanne's future, which Florida goalie to take and other helpful hints.
We are now kicking off the fantasy hockey draft season and the letters are pouring in. As such, Fantasy Mailbag is back to its weekly rotation – so let’s get to some letters! Would you take a flyer (no pun intended) on Simon Gagne this season? With his concussions last year, I'm not sure if he'd be a good pick, or a big risk.


It's drafting season

It's drafting season

by Darryl Dobbs - September 10, 2008 12:34 PM EDT

In this week's mailbag Dobber answers questions to help you pick your team for the upcoming fantasy season.
We are now kicking off “fantasy hockey draft season” and the letters are pouring in. As such, Fantasy Mailbag is back to its weekly rotation – so let’s get to some letters! I'm running a keeper league with NHL salaries and an NHL salary cap, so these moves were all done with an eye on my money.


Bet your bottom dollar

Bet your bottom dollar

by Darryl Dobbs - August 27, 2008 10:42 AM EDT

THN.com's pool expert answers questions on Tanguay vs. Huselius, Chris Clark's status, and cheap defensemen.
It’s that slow time of year when keeper league owners are champing at the bit for some fantasy hockey talk. Let’s get to some letters! What do you think Fredrik Sjostrom's role is going to be on the Rangers this year? They are strong on the left with their off-season signings, they have been strong up the middle since July of last year, but the right side is still fairly weak with Jagr gone.


When it's time to trade

When it's time to trade

by Darryl Dobbs - July 30, 2008 2:31 PM EDT

Is trading Datsyuk a good idea?; Toews or Turris?; Starting into the world of fantasy hockey; and Carter vs. Zherdev.
It’s that slow time of year when keeper league owners are champing at the bit for fantasy hockey talk. Let’s get to some letters.


Break on through

Break on through

by Darryl Dobbs - June 25, 2008 12:03 PM EDT

Who is in line to have a big year next season? What of Jordan Staal? How many can Turris score? Dobber answers these and more.
It’s the “slow” time of year when keeper league owners are champing at the bit for fantasy hockey talk. Let’s get to some letters.


Radulov ready to breakout?

Radulov ready to breakout?

by Darryl Dobbs - May 28, 2008 3:20 PM EDT

Dobber answers questions on Alex the Rad, Linus Klasen, Iginla for Stamkos, and how to draft.
It’s that “slow” time of year where keeper league owners are champing at the bit for some fantasy hockey talk. Let’s get to some letters! Hey Dobber, I'm in a keeper league pool and each year we keep 10 players of 20.


Where does Theodore go?

Where does Theodore go?

by Darryl Dobbs - April 30, 2008 12:05 PM EDT

Dobber answers questions on the Avs goalie, some up-and-comers, and who to keep and who to let go.
It’s that “slow” time of year where keeper league owners are champing at the bit for some fantasy hockey talk. Let’s get to some letters! What do you think is going to happen to Jose Theodore after the playoffs are over? Fred, Guelph, Ont.


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