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    Default Am I asking for enough in trading away Malkin?

    League in signature. I?m simply trying to get a bit better peripherals with a younger player and also some depth in drafting. I?ve offered my Malkin for:
    PLDubois, Sprong, 6th overall this year and a 1st rounder in 2019.
    Am I giving up Malkin for too little?
    I?ve also sent a secondary offer of Rakell, Sprong, 6th overall this year and a 1st rounder in 2019.

    He started me thinking about it when he sent an offer of Rakell, Dubois and Sprong for Malkin. I declined it because in order to keep both PLD and Rakell, I?d have to drop Talbot. Sprong would go to my minors. Was I wrong in declining it?
    12 Team H2H Keeper
    4C, 4LW, 4RW, 6D, 2G
    *Only 4 bench players*
    10 in Minors <82 GP
    8 Keepers + minors
    Skater Cats - G, A, P, PPP, SOG, FOW, +/-, Hits, Blk
    Goalie Cats - W, Svs, S%, GAA

    C - Malkin, J. Staal, Lowry
    C/RW - Wheeler, Pavelski, JT Miller
    LW - Ovechkin, Gaudreau, Lee, JVR
    RW - Kessel, Brown, Palmieri, T. Wilson
    LW/RW - Kovalchuk
    D - Carlson, Josi, Parayko, Pulock, Petry, Zadorov
    G- Hellebuyck, Rinne, Quick, Smith

    MINORS:
    Skaters: Terry, Comtois, Cirelli, Kaprizov, Farabee, Makar, Valimaki
    Goalies: Gustavsson, Sorokin, Husso, Campbell

    16 Round Draft:
    2019 - 1,1,1,1,2,2,3,3,3,3,4,4,5,5,5,6. Extra 7,8,10,10,+++

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    Default Re: Am I asking for enough in trading away Malkin?

    No. Keep 8 or whatever Malkin is almost unmovable. You need to get another top end guy to consider it. Also no cap? No cap strengthens the reasons to keep malkin

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    Default Re: Am I asking for enough in trading away Malkin?

    Damn. So should I cancel the offers before he sees them?
    12 Team H2H Keeper
    4C, 4LW, 4RW, 6D, 2G
    *Only 4 bench players*
    10 in Minors <82 GP
    8 Keepers + minors
    Skater Cats - G, A, P, PPP, SOG, FOW, +/-, Hits, Blk
    Goalie Cats - W, Svs, S%, GAA

    C - Malkin, J. Staal, Lowry
    C/RW - Wheeler, Pavelski, JT Miller
    LW - Ovechkin, Gaudreau, Lee, JVR
    RW - Kessel, Brown, Palmieri, T. Wilson
    LW/RW - Kovalchuk
    D - Carlson, Josi, Parayko, Pulock, Petry, Zadorov
    G- Hellebuyck, Rinne, Quick, Smith

    MINORS:
    Skaters: Terry, Comtois, Cirelli, Kaprizov, Farabee, Makar, Valimaki
    Goalies: Gustavsson, Sorokin, Husso, Campbell

    16 Round Draft:
    2019 - 1,1,1,1,2,2,3,3,3,3,4,4,5,5,5,6. Extra 7,8,10,10,+++

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    Default Re: Am I asking for enough in trading away Malkin?

    If this was a deeper keeper, I'd be tempted, but in a Keep 8 league, Malkin still trumps those other guys. However, it will only be for the next couple of seasons at the most. Are you looking long term or short term?

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    G: Vasilevskiy, Varlamov

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    Default Re: Am I asking for enough in trading away Malkin?

    Quote Originally Posted by The Bottlenecker View Post
    If this was a deeper keeper, I'd be tempted, but in a Keep 8 league, Malkin still trumps those other guys. However, it will only be for the next couple of seasons at the most. Are you looking long term or short term?
    I want to win this year, but it will be tough because I only have a pick every round. Next year, I don’t think I can be beat even if I keep the same keepers as this year because I have 16 drafts picks in the first 5 rounds.
    12 Team H2H Keeper
    4C, 4LW, 4RW, 6D, 2G
    *Only 4 bench players*
    10 in Minors <82 GP
    8 Keepers + minors
    Skater Cats - G, A, P, PPP, SOG, FOW, +/-, Hits, Blk
    Goalie Cats - W, Svs, S%, GAA

    C - Malkin, J. Staal, Lowry
    C/RW - Wheeler, Pavelski, JT Miller
    LW - Ovechkin, Gaudreau, Lee, JVR
    RW - Kessel, Brown, Palmieri, T. Wilson
    LW/RW - Kovalchuk
    D - Carlson, Josi, Parayko, Pulock, Petry, Zadorov
    G- Hellebuyck, Rinne, Quick, Smith

    MINORS:
    Skaters: Terry, Comtois, Cirelli, Kaprizov, Farabee, Makar, Valimaki
    Goalies: Gustavsson, Sorokin, Husso, Campbell

    16 Round Draft:
    2019 - 1,1,1,1,2,2,3,3,3,3,4,4,5,5,5,6. Extra 7,8,10,10,+++

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    Default Re: Am I asking for enough in trading away Malkin?

    CANCELLLLLL. Such a bad deal for Malkin.
    ESPN Keeper league (6) (12 team) A, G, Points, PPP, +/-, SOG, PIM, HITS, W, GAA, SV%

    Centers: R.Getzlaf,, E.Malkin, M.Granlund,
    Left Wingers: T.Hall, A.Lee, P.Buchnevich, J.Drouin
    Right Wingers: A.Ovechkin, A.Radulov, N.Niederreiter, J.Eberle
    Defensemen: K.Letang, J.Carlson, K.Yandle, C.Miller, J.Petry
    Goalies: S.Bobrovsky

    ESPN Keep (10) (10 team) A, G, PPP, SOG,PTS, PIM, HITS, W, GAA, SV%,SO

    Center: Crosby, T.Seguin,S.Couturier
    LW: Forsberg,M. Pacioretty
    RW: P.Kessel, J.Voracek B.Boeser, M.Granlund
    D: P.Subban, D.Hamilton, M.Dumba
    G: D.Dubnyk, A.Raanta

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    Default Re: Am I asking for enough in trading away Malkin?

    Officially cancelled both offers. Thanks for saving my bacon. Rep coming to all.
    12 Team H2H Keeper
    4C, 4LW, 4RW, 6D, 2G
    *Only 4 bench players*
    10 in Minors <82 GP
    8 Keepers + minors
    Skater Cats - G, A, P, PPP, SOG, FOW, +/-, Hits, Blk
    Goalie Cats - W, Svs, S%, GAA

    C - Malkin, J. Staal, Lowry
    C/RW - Wheeler, Pavelski, JT Miller
    LW - Ovechkin, Gaudreau, Lee, JVR
    RW - Kessel, Brown, Palmieri, T. Wilson
    LW/RW - Kovalchuk
    D - Carlson, Josi, Parayko, Pulock, Petry, Zadorov
    G- Hellebuyck, Rinne, Quick, Smith

    MINORS:
    Skaters: Terry, Comtois, Cirelli, Kaprizov, Farabee, Makar, Valimaki
    Goalies: Gustavsson, Sorokin, Husso, Campbell

    16 Round Draft:
    2019 - 1,1,1,1,2,2,3,3,3,3,4,4,5,5,5,6. Extra 7,8,10,10,+++

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    Default Re: Am I asking for enough in trading away Malkin?

    Good move cancelling.. In a keep 8 you want top end talent with those 8. Malkin is still top end and you weren't receiving any back.
    Set roster weekly in H2H (Mon to Sun) - 16 Teams - start 6F, 3D, and 1G per week - Keep 2

    Points: 2 G / 2 A / 1 PPG / 1 PPA / 1 Hat Trick / 1 SHG / 1 SHA / 1 GWG - 3 Goalie Win / 2 Goalie Loss in SO or OT / 5 goalie SO

    Forwards:
    S. Crosby, N. MacKinnon, J. Tavares, S. Aho, B. Schenn, R. Getzlaf, M. Stone, E. Lindholm, M. Zibanajed

    Defense:
    K. Yandle, D. Hamilton, J. Morrissey

    Goalie:
    C. Talbot

    IR (2 max):
    T. Krug
    S. Weber

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    Default Re: Am I asking for enough in trading away Malkin?

    IMO, any deal involving Malkin or anyone in his tier has to start with younger player that has the potential to get to where Malkin is now. It's the price of paying to win now, and that's the price that you should be pushing out there if you're looking to deal Malkin.
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