General Message Board
Is there any way to see how your team compares to other top teams in yahoo hockey leagues?
Now when I say top, I don't mean the people who made 900 player moves and have people in there line up that no one has ever heard of. I also don't mean the people who are in 6 person leagues. I also don't mean the people who had there friends trade them every all star in the league.
I am in a 10 person league, I had a mediocre draft but have made sick trades and pick ups and wondered how my team compares to some of the others out there because I think I can compete with the best at this point. In a 12 category head to head league I just beat the second place person 9-1 and he has crosby, elias, datsyuk, kovalev, lundqvist, etc.
My team is:
m. Green (rediculous)
bench:boyes, shanny, and briere on IR.
Goalies are Backstrom, Thomas and Fernandez, Luongo, and roloson.
Maybe its not the best team in yahoo, but as far as def and goalies go, I am confident I can beat anyone.
I would love to compete against other great managers that fit the above criteria. I would like to see what kind of responses this gets. Next hockey season it would be cool to challenge some people who seem similar. Any interest? I would set a limit on player moves just so people don't get cute aka are dumb. Hell, I would do baseball as well but honestly I'm not as good. I always seem to find people that hit 15 less hr then the year before. haha.
This is my team in a 13 person league:
Marc Andre Bergeron
Here is my 12 team h2h first place team, not because I think it is one of the best teams out there, but because I think it may be one of the best teams out there among people playing their first year of fantasy hockey.
C Joe Thornton (SJ - C)
C Jeff Carter (Phi - C)
LW Patrick Sharp (Chi - C,LW)
LW Patrick Marleau (SJ - C,LW)
RW Bobby Ryan (Anh - RW)
RW Jason Pominville (Buf - RW)
D Nicklas Lidstrom (Det - D)
D Mike Green (Was - D)
D Sheldon Souray (Edm - D)
D Rob Blake (SJ - D)
G Steve Mason (Cls - G)
G Manny Fernandez (Bos - G) DTD
BN Brad Boyes (StL - RW)
BN Blake Wheeler (Bos - RW)
BN Kris Versteeg (Chi - LW,RW)
IR Danny Briere (Phi - C) IR
BN Niklas Backstrom (Min - G)
Not bad but this is my H2H team. I've only made 1 trade (Vinny, Kubina for Seto, Weber)and 16 moves but most of them have been for D because that is my weakest area. Also it is a 12 team league so don't jump on me about that but unfortunately only about 7 other managers are active so that limits the trades available.
IR Sergei Gonchar