Re: Can I Win By Drafting Only American Players?
Somebody on these forums did this with Russians a few years back (I think it was hockeypoolgeek).
I think you could be successful if you could get them at fair values, but you'd pay to much to get them along the way. You'd have to do it without telling anyone in your league what you were up to. Then you'd have a shot at negotiating fairly.
Points-only, Full Keeper Dynasty League
Active roster (no starts, just total points): 12 FW, 6 D, 1 Goalie
Forwards: Ovechkin, Pacioretty, Couture, O'Reilly, Boedker, Coyle, Baertschi, Lindholm, Barbashev, Bjorkstrand, Ennis, Stastny, Burakovsky, Ritchie, Duclair, Lehtera, Nichushkin
Defense: Suter, Ekblad, Hamilton, Josi, Del Zotto, Theodore, Merrill, C. Murphy, Gormley, Bogosian
Goal: Dubnyk, Holtby, Vasilevskiy
Farm: Marner, Nylander, Shinkaruk, Sanheim, Merkley