View Poll Results: Who should I start tonight

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    2 28.57%
  • Backstrom

    5 71.43%
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Thread: Who to start in net tonight

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    Smith at Vancouver

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    Backstrom vs Calgary @ home
    Yahoo Fantasy Roto league. 15 teams
    Categories: Goals, Assists, +/-, PIM, PPP, SHP, GWG, Wins, GAA, SV%, Shutouts
    Position Slots:
    (2 C's)(2 LW's)(2 RW's)(F)(3 D's)(G)
    Forwards:

    Paul Stastny (c)
    Jamie Benn (lw)
    Artemi Panarin (lw)
    Max Pacioretty (lw)
    Adam Henrique (c/lw)
    Cam Atkinson (rw)
    Logan Couture (c/lw)
    David Pastrnak (lw/rw)
    Connor McDavid (c)

    Defence:

    Keith Yandle
    Rasmus Ristolainen
    Michael Stone
    Anton Stralman

    Goalies:

    Ben Bishop
    John Gibson
    Roberto Luongo

    IR:
    Matthieu Perreault (c/lw)

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    Backstrom is the saver bet.
    8 Team Yahoo Weekly H2H (1yr)
    3C, 3LW, 3RW, 6D, 1Util, 2G, 4BN, 3IR
    G, A, +/-, PPG, PPA, SHG, SHA, GWG, SOG, FW, HIT, BLK
    W, L, GA, GAA, SV, SA, SV%, SHO

    C: Tavares, Eric Staal, Getzlaf, Ribeiro
    LW: Lupul (LW,RW), Hartnell, Elias (C,LW), Cammalleri (C,LW), Ott (C,LW)
    RW: Malkin (C,RW), Backes (C,RW), Seguin (C,RW), Callahan
    D: Pietrangelo, Ekman-Larsson, Subban, Bouwmeester, Streit, Burns (D,RW), Wisniewski
    G: Rask, Backstrom, Bobrovsky
    IR: Spezza (C), Oshie (C,RW)

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    That's what I'm leaning towards. wondering if Phoenix will come out strong tonight tho after their loss in calgary. half wondering about calgary now too as they're seeming to be getting hot at the moment.
    Yahoo Fantasy Roto league. 15 teams
    Categories: Goals, Assists, +/-, PIM, PPP, SHP, GWG, Wins, GAA, SV%, Shutouts
    Position Slots:
    (2 C's)(2 LW's)(2 RW's)(F)(3 D's)(G)
    Forwards:

    Paul Stastny (c)
    Jamie Benn (lw)
    Artemi Panarin (lw)
    Max Pacioretty (lw)
    Adam Henrique (c/lw)
    Cam Atkinson (rw)
    Logan Couture (c/lw)
    David Pastrnak (lw/rw)
    Connor McDavid (c)

    Defence:

    Keith Yandle
    Rasmus Ristolainen
    Michael Stone
    Anton Stralman

    Goalies:

    Ben Bishop
    John Gibson
    Roberto Luongo

    IR:
    Matthieu Perreault (c/lw)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Digested Chimichanga Head View Post
    That's what I'm leaning towards. wondering if Phoenix will come out strong tonight tho after their loss in calgary. half wondering about calgary now too as they're seeming to be getting hot at the moment.
    Fair points, but MIN is at home and CAL does not have the Sedins, Edler, et al. I'd also go with the safer bet to not get completely lit up in Backstrom.
    14 Team H2H Dynasty League (14 keepers, no farm)
    Weekly Starts (3C, 5W, 5D, 1Util, 2G)
    G, A, PPP, SOG, BS, +/-, GAA, W, SV%


    C: Backstrom/Giroux/Stastny/Granlund/Domi/Bozak(IR)
    W: Ovechkin/Nash/Neal/E.Kane/S.Bennett/Hartnell/Perron
    D: Faulk/Klingberg/Seabrook/Rielly/Boychuk/de Haan(IR)/Hutton
    G: Fleury/Halak/Greiss

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    You know Vancouver is gonna pepper Smith but is that a bad thing? Smith's splits when OPP have 30+ shots: .950, when they have less than 30: .880. Phoenix has been giving up about 33 SPG on the road and a svg pct. of .909.

    Minny has a slightly lower save pct on the road at .906... no time to look at Backstrom's splits but you can see Smith is not a bad option.

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