So this time of year is the calm before the storm in the sports world.¬† Sure we’ve had preseason NFL and a few important college football games, but the preseason sucks in the NFL and I went to Cal State Fullerton – I don’t give a flying F about college football.¬†Please, blog, may I have some more?
So before I wrote this post I went back and looked at the Top 30 and realized 13 of the 30 are Centers.¬† At first I questioned my own logic for ranking players, but then I rationalized that (almost always) the guys with the most talent and playmaking ability end up as¬†top line¬†Centers.¬†Please, blog, may I have some more?
Penalty Minutes are a somewhat controversial category in fantasy hockey, but I love it.¬† In fact I won’t ever play in a league that doesn’t count it.¬†¬†Fighters (tough guys) ¬†are the gladiators of the NHL.¬†¬†Please, blog, may I have some more?
You wanna know¬†a big problem with the NHL that nobody talks about?¬†2 intermissions.¬† Sports fans can really only tolerate 1 major stoppage during a 3¬†hour event¬†before they lose¬†interest.¬†Please, blog, may I have some more?
“The D will set you free!”¬† Hey thanks Vic the Brick!¬† Do you have anything else to add or is that pretty much the range of your analytic abilities?¬† “You must play like your hair is on fire!”¬† Yeah that might be a problem on the ice.¬†Please, blog, may I have some more?
Tuuka Rask (who looks like¬†the love child of Cindy Lou Who and the Grinch) was all the rage going into last year’s draft.¬† He took over for an injured Tim Thomas the previous season and¬†went donkey-kong crazy with a 1.97GAA, .931SV%, 5 Shutouts and a 22-12 record (He won 20 games!¬†Please, blog, may I have some more?
The Goalies!¬† As I¬†intimated in the Strategery post there are alot of good goaltenders out there.¬† Different leagues start drafting Goalies at different times, so the more you know about your league the better.¬†Please, blog, may I have some more?