Kirby Dach And Other Rising Scorers

Mark Barbour (@18sktrs, 18skaters.com) This week I’m taking another look at skaters who are under the age of 24 and have some “breakout” goal scoring potential. Let’s go. Under-24 Skaters With A Rising Scoring Metric The skaters in the plot below are all under age-24. They’re ranked according to their improvement in a metric thatContinue reading “Kirby Dach And Other Rising Scorers”

The Truth #14

Hello everyone and welcome in for another article. This is the fourteenth instalment of a weekly article I’ll be writing all season long in which I try to determine the truth about puzzling players. I pull suggestions for which players to write about for these articles from the Apples & Ginos community on Discord andContinue reading “The Truth #14”

Biggest Regression Candidates

Mark Barbour (@18sktrs, patreon.com/18skaters) In this article I’m going to talk about the skaters who have scored either too many or too few goals during the last 20 team games. WARNING: I’ve got bad news about one of your favourite skaters (probably). I also have some good news. Let’s get into it. Regression – What Are WeContinue reading “Biggest Regression Candidates”

The Truth #13

Hello everyone and welcome in for another article. This is the thirteenth instalment of a weekly article I’ll be writing all season long in which I try to determine the truth about puzzling players. I pull suggestions for which players to write about for these articles from the Apples & Ginos community on Discord andContinue reading “The Truth #13”

Trade Target: Jack Hughes

Mark Barbour (@18sktrs, 18skaters.com) The inspiration for this article came when I updated my skater projections the other day. I noticed that an intriguing skater has emerged as a potential Round-1 selection in some fantasy hockey drafts. It wasn’t Jason Robertson or Tage Thompson, though both of those skaters are rising in my projections. No, it wasContinue reading “Trade Target: Jack Hughes”

The Truth #12

Hello everyone and welcome in for another article. This is the twelfth instalment of a weekly article I’ll be writing all season long in which I try to determine the truth about puzzling players. I pull suggestions for which players to write about for these articles from the Apples & Ginos community on Discord andContinue reading “The Truth #12”

Can A Robot Find Your Streamers?

Mark Barbour (@18sktrs, patreon.com/18skaters) What Is This? I’m trying something new here: using a bot to identify “streamers” for fantasy hockey. What you’ll find below are robo-picked skaters who play on 2 or more “off days” over the next week, and who are on a roster in less than 60% of Yahoo leagues. Is ThisContinue reading “Can A Robot Find Your Streamers?”

The Truth #11

Hello everyone and welcome in for another article. This is the eleventh instalment of a weekly article I’ll be writing all season long in which I try to determine the truth about puzzling players. I pull suggestions for which players to write about for these articles from the Apples & Ginos community on Discord andContinue reading “The Truth #11”

New Year Breakout Candidates

Hello everyone and welcome in for another article. This is going to be a stand alone article in which I detail a few players who I think have the potential to kick it into a new gear for the new year. If you’re interested in who I think are potential regression candidates, you’ll have toContinue reading “New Year Breakout Candidates”

Breakout Goal Scorers

Mark Barbour (@18sktrs, patreon.com/18skaters) This week I’m taking another look at skaters who are under the age of 24 and have some “breakout” goal scoring potential. The last time I wrote this type of article I identified Dylan Cozens as a skater to watch (click here to read that article). I got lucky there as DylanContinue reading “Breakout Goal Scorers”