View Poll Results: Nail Yakupov or Alex Galchenyuk?

Voters
113. You may not vote on this poll
  • Nail Yakupov

    49 43.36%
  • Alex Galchenyuk

    64 56.64%
Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 21

Thread: [Cage Match Tournament] #1 Yakupov vs. #3 Galchenyuk

  1. #1
    metaldude26's Avatar
    metaldude26 is online now
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Posts
    15,600
    Location
    Dryden, Ontario.
    Rep Power
    25

    Administrator

    Default [Cage Match Tournament] #1 Yakupov vs. #3 Galchenyuk

    UH OH! It's the semifinals of the Cage Match Rookie Tournament!

    If you've missed the action so far do not fret because you can still decide which of these two gets to move on to the final.

    The criteria for you to vote on are simple:

    - No goalies

    - No defensemen

    - No positions

    - Points only keeper league with one caveat - Don't be a perpetually rebuilding knucklehead. No one has ever won a fantasy league with just potential so value this season ABSOLUTELY matters. I cannot stress this enough.

    Vote your hearts out!

    #1 Jonathan Huberdeau vs. #2 Vladimir Tarasenko
    Last edited by metaldude26; March 6, 2013 at 1:24 AM.
    Tweet me your fantasy hockey inquiries @SteveLaidlaw

  2. #2
    Axeman33's Avatar
    Axeman33 is online now
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    6,511
    Location
    Nova Scotia
    Rep Power
    88

    Dobber Sports Icon

    Default

    I'm rolling with Nail. Its just a matter of time before he gets back up into the top 6 and hitting his stride.
    10 Team, Points Only, Cash League

    25 Man Roster (no position), top 20 point getters count at end of month
    Keep 20/25 at seasons end, Cut 5 to FA for redrafting
    Goalie points W=2pt L=-1pt SHO=2pt

    Stamkos, Tavares, Hall, Couture, Wheeler, Filpulla, Eriksson, Hodgson, Turris, Steen, Letang, DRoy, Yakupov, Byfuglien, Baertschi, Zuccarello, Silfverberg, Boedker, JSchwartz, Killorn, Bonino, BNelson

    G-Rask, Halak, Schneider

  3. #3
    Bomm Bastic's Avatar
    Bomm Bastic is online now
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    8,195
    Location
    Pegulaville
    Rep Power
    25

    Moderator

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Axeman33 View Post
    I'm rolling with Nail. Its just a matter of time before he gets back up into the top 6 and hitting his stride.
    Damn..this one was tough, but I'm drinking the NailAid and following Axeman's lead. I have to believe Nail's upside warrants passing on Galchenyuk's current succes.

    I think...

    Maybe...
    Four out of three people have difficulty with fractions


    Commish - Twisted Wrister Fantasy Hockey League

    12 team, $$$, 24 players, Weekly, H2H, limited keeper (8), multi-cat (G, A, PIMs, Hits, SOG, HT/ W, GA, SV%, SO)

    Start: 2C, 2RW, 2LW, 4D, 2G

  4. #4
    DerekReese's Avatar
    DerekReese is online now
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    4,269
    Location
    The Future
    Rep Power
    113

    Dobber Sports Genius

    Default

    Nail Yakupov for me boss.
    Derek Reese - Future Hall of Famer

    12 Team NHL Salary Cap Dynasty
    H2H, Salary Cap 83.9mil, Player actual salaries
    2 Week scoring period
    G,A,PTS,GWG,PIM,SOG,STP,HT,BL,+/-,W,GAA,SV,SO
    Starters: 12 Forwards, 6 Defense, 2 Goalies

    F - Toews, Perry, E.Staal, Vanek, Lucic, Skinner, Simmonds, Wingels, Nielson, R. Smith, Gallagher, Kreider
    D - Phaneuf, Faulk, Brodie, Regehr, Stone, Guenin
    G - Hiller, Khudobin
    Bench - Bollig, Clune, Penner, Fisher, Killhorn, Johnson, Stalock

    Prospects - Petrovic, Bjugstad, Dalpe, Poirier, Barberio, Barrie, Olsen, Wey

    IR - Stamkos, Fistric

  5. #5
    Carcillo's Avatar
    Carcillo is offline
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    7,302
    Rep Power
    66

    Dobber Sports Master

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Bomm Bastic View Post
    Damn..this one was tough, but I'm drinking the NailAid and following Axeman's lead. I have to believe Nail's upside warrants passing on Galchenyuk's current succes.

    I think...

    Maybe...
    I'm going with Yakupov's upside too. I think it's pretty telling that everyone are saying that Galchenyuk has had an amazing start to his NHL career (in which they are right) while Yakupov hasn't been getting the same recognition. Then you look at stats and see Galchenyuk having one point more than Yakupov has!
    UHL Pittsburgh Penguins

    24 Team Fantrax Salary Cap H2H Dynasty League
    G, A, +/-, PIM, PPP, SHP, GWG, SOG
    , Hits, Blks, FOW
    W, GAA, SV, SV%, SO
    23 Man Roster - 3C, 3LW, 3RW, 3F, 6D, 1G, 4BN, 4IR
    27 Man Minor Team

    C-
    Tavares, Stepan, Granlund, Bjugstad, Couturier, Shaw, Desharnais
    LW- Ryan, Perron, Killorn, Ennis
    RW-
    Wheeler, Simmonds, Coyle, Wingels
    D-
    Bogosian, JJ, Cowen, Muzzin, Irwin, Stanton
    G- Lehtonen, Rämö

    F: Wennberg,
    Jensen, McNeill, Fast, Leivo, Knight, O'Dell, Archibald, Arnold, Guptill, Dalpe, Moser, Rinaldo
    D: Schultz, Gelinas, Bortuzzo, Gryba, Beaulieu, Koekkoek, McCabe, Johns
    G: Berra, Talbot, Mazanec, Brossoit, Ullmark

  6. #6
    Location
    Canada
    Rep Power
    19

    Dobber Sports Stud

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Bomm Bastic View Post
    Damn..this one was tough, but I'm drinking the NailAid and following Axeman's lead. I have to believe Nail's upside warrants passing on Galchenyuk's current succes.

    I think...

    Maybe...
    So Decisive! I love it (I think)
    Team:
    C - Tavares, Getzlaf, Kuznetsov, J.Jokinen,
    L - Hall, Kunitz, JVR,
    R - Perry, Eberle, Gaborik, Pominville, Silfverberg(LW/RW)
    D - Karlsson, OEL, (RW/D)Burns, Ehrhoff, Bieksa, Gudas,
    G - Crawford, Bobrovsky , Neuvirth, M.Jones, Raanta, Lack, Gustavsson


    11 Team Keeper league with Yahoo

    Roster (14 Kept Players): C, C, LW, LW, RW, RW, D, D, D, D, G, G, Util, Util (Can keep a 3rd G with Util)

    (Weighted Category Points: see below).

    Skaters -
    (Points: G a/o A) 6
    (+/-) 3
    (PIM) 1
    (PPP) 5
    (GWG) 5

    Goaltenders
    (W) 15
    (GA) -10
    (SV) 1
    (SHO) 15

  7. #7
    Location
    Canada
    Rep Power
    19

    Dobber Sports Stud

    Default

    Axeman "Hit the Nail" on the head...and Drove it Home!

    Hail the Nail.
    Team:
    C - Tavares, Getzlaf, Kuznetsov, J.Jokinen,
    L - Hall, Kunitz, JVR,
    R - Perry, Eberle, Gaborik, Pominville, Silfverberg(LW/RW)
    D - Karlsson, OEL, (RW/D)Burns, Ehrhoff, Bieksa, Gudas,
    G - Crawford, Bobrovsky , Neuvirth, M.Jones, Raanta, Lack, Gustavsson


    11 Team Keeper league with Yahoo

    Roster (14 Kept Players): C, C, LW, LW, RW, RW, D, D, D, D, G, G, Util, Util (Can keep a 3rd G with Util)

    (Weighted Category Points: see below).

    Skaters -
    (Points: G a/o A) 6
    (+/-) 3
    (PIM) 1
    (PPP) 5
    (GWG) 5

    Goaltenders
    (W) 15
    (GA) -10
    (SV) 1
    (SHO) 15

  8. #8
    One87's Avatar
    One87 is online now
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    5,696
    Location
    Pittsburgh
    Rep Power
    65

    Dobber Sports Sage

    Default

    Yakity Yak, Don't talk back.
    League:Fantrax 20 Team Dynasty, H2H (4C, 8W, 6D, 1G)
    Cats:H+B,FOW, A, G, GWG, PPP, SHP, SOG, S, SPct, W, GAA

    C: Giroux,Kesler,Seguin,Thornton
    W:
    Alfredsson,Iginla,P.Kane,MacArthur
    Marleau,Nash,Nyquist,Selanne

    D: Beaulieu,Boyle,D.Hamilton,Jones,MacDonald,D.Morris
    G: J.Bernier
    Bench: Jenner,Gordon,Penner, Salo - Kuemper,J.Howard

  9. #9
    Location
    Canada
    Rep Power
    19

    Dobber Sports Stud

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by one87 View Post
    yakity yak, don't talk back.
    lol....nice!
    Team:
    C - Tavares, Getzlaf, Kuznetsov, J.Jokinen,
    L - Hall, Kunitz, JVR,
    R - Perry, Eberle, Gaborik, Pominville, Silfverberg(LW/RW)
    D - Karlsson, OEL, (RW/D)Burns, Ehrhoff, Bieksa, Gudas,
    G - Crawford, Bobrovsky , Neuvirth, M.Jones, Raanta, Lack, Gustavsson


    11 Team Keeper league with Yahoo

    Roster (14 Kept Players): C, C, LW, LW, RW, RW, D, D, D, D, G, G, Util, Util (Can keep a 3rd G with Util)

    (Weighted Category Points: see below).

    Skaters -
    (Points: G a/o A) 6
    (+/-) 3
    (PIM) 1
    (PPP) 5
    (GWG) 5

    Goaltenders
    (W) 15
    (GA) -10
    (SV) 1
    (SHO) 15

  10. #10
    Location
    Sudbury, Ontario
    Rep Power
    92

    Dobber Sports Ninja

    Default

    I went with Gally. The homer-ness broke the tie for me. I just look at Gal's lesser ice time both overall and on the PP and think he has a lot more to offer in the short-term. At some point he will bust through the depth chart and be on the top line.
    UHL Calgary Flames
    24-team H2H Roto Dynasty (G, A, GWG, SHP, PPP, PIM, +/, SOG, Hits, Blks, FOW, W, SV, SV%, GAA, SO)

    Capped article archive

    Montreal Canadiens coverage

    Twitter:@DH_EricDaoust.

  11. #11
    Location
    Colorado
    Rep Power
    17

    Dobber Sports Veteran

    Default

    Gally for me.
    Go Avs!

    14 Tm H2H Y! Dynasty
    G, A, PIM, +/-, PPP, SOG, BLK
    W, GAA, SV%, SHO
    2C, 2LW, 2RW, 2F, 4D, 2G, 3Bn, 5IR


    C: Giroux, Lecavalier, Plekanec, Turris
    LW: Parise, Hall, Landeskog, Kunitz
    RW: Eberle, Hossa, Iginla
    D: E.Karlsson, Phaneuf, Ehrhoff, J.Schultz
    G: Lundqvist, Bobrovsky, Vokoun
    IR:


    Farm (17): Players < 164gp | Goalies < 82gp
    Galchenyuk, Tarasenko, Kuznetsov, Lindholm, Silfverberg, Wennberg, Burakovsky, Stone, T.Wilson, Jones, Théodore, Hägg, Vasilevsky, Dansk, Kuemper, Andersen, Berra

  12. #12
    Location
    Fredericton, NB
    Rep Power
    5

    Dobber Sports Blue-Chipper

    Default

    I'll be a homer on this one and pick Galchenyuk.
    12 Team keeper league, rosters cannot exceed 23 after the draft. We have to drop players in order to use our draft picks.
    Stats: Pts only, Goalie stats: W(2) SO(1) OTL(1)
    Count only the best 10 F, 4 D & 2 G
    Pts carry over with players

    F - Ovechkin, Parise, Nugent-Hopkins, Couture, Berglund, Couturier, Burns, Granlund, B. Schenn, Strome, Grigorenko, Nyqvist, Kuznetsov, Lindholm
    D - Faulk, Schultz, Brodin, Barrie, Del Zotto, Pulock
    G - Miller, Howard, Schneider, Markstrom

    Picks
    2014: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
    2015: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th

  13. #13
    Location
    Portland, OR
    Rep Power
    38

    Dobber Sports Pro

    Default

    This was tough, but I'm surprised Gally's winning. Personally I feel like Gally could end up the best player from the draft, but for now I've gotta stick with who went #1 overall just 20 games ago. If Yak had been completely struggling then maybe I think about it, but he's been just fine. I especially prefer Yak this year.
    20 Team Dynasty (points per) - G (25, 50 for defense) A (25) PIM (3) +/- (5) PPG (15) SHG (25) OTG (15) GWG (25) HTr (50) SOW (75) HIT (1) BLK (2) Use actual NHL salary

    F: Malkin, Tavares, P. Kane, Neal, Nash, Okposo, Moulson, Ott, Whitney, Iginla, Pouliot, Garbutt, M. Martin, Stajan, Raffl, Klinkhammer, Clune

    D: Green, Ekman-Larsson, Bogosian, Gudas, Stone, Oduya, Ranger

    G: Anderson, Lehner

    Farm: Grimaldi, Gaudreau, Hurley, Hartikainen, Stransky, Fast, Tarasov, Petrov, Kosov, Kujawinski, Maidens, Nurse, Ceci, Donovan, Ekholm, Thrower, Kichton, Borowiecki, Marchenko, Poulin, Nilsson, Andersen

  14. #14
    blayze's Avatar
    blayze is online now
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    9,322
    Location
    Toronto
    Rep Power
    131

    The Great One

    Default

    Anyone with a brain would take Yaks to win the tourney.

    As I said in previous polls, many of those voting in these things don't really put much thought into it. They'll go by current stats or just click whatever so they can see the pretty charts.

    It is pretty baffling that Gally is winning this one... there must be a lot of Montrealers on this forum.
    2013/14 CBS Bay Street Playoff Pool
    12 Teams, $100 buy-in, 10 player rosters: 6F/3D/1G, overall total points
    Points-Only Scoring 1G / 1A / 2DG / 2W / 1SO

    Forwards: Hossa (CHI) / Soderberg (BOS) / Gaborik (LA) / Williams (LA) / Richards (LA)
    Defense: Krug (BOS) / Leddy (CHI) / Voynov (LA)
    Goalie: Crawford (CHI)

  15. #15
    Bomm Bastic's Avatar
    Bomm Bastic is online now
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    8,195
    Location
    Pegulaville
    Rep Power
    25

    Moderator

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by blayze View Post
    It is pretty baffling that Gally is winning this one... there must be a lot of Montrealers on this forum.


    Ya think...??
    Four out of three people have difficulty with fractions


    Commish - Twisted Wrister Fantasy Hockey League

    12 team, $$$, 24 players, Weekly, H2H, limited keeper (8), multi-cat (G, A, PIMs, Hits, SOG, HT/ W, GA, SV%, SO)

    Start: 2C, 2RW, 2LW, 4D, 2G

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •