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The best hockey podcast in the world hosted by two guys who at one point owned Erik Karlsson in their keeper pools.

January 21, 2019

No. 218 - Trocheck Yo Self

On this episode of the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast: a spelling bee, a geography lesson, and recollections of the best scoring rookie defensemen since the turn of the millenium. 

In between all that, Elan and Brian guide you through all the most pertinent and potential happenings around the NHL, including the shocking return of a Panthers forward, the quiet downticks of top players in Florida, Washington and Vegas, the complicated creases in New Jersey, Philadelphia, Vancouver, Chicago and Ottawa, the Chabotting of Rielly, the ever-evolving status of a potential new top line winger in Carolina, and the surprising sustainability of a pair of Red Wings. And also, Johnny Gaudreau: is he this good? Is he sustainably good?? Let's find out!

Players discussed on this episode include Vincent Trocheck, Nick Bjugstad, Frank Vatrano, Henrik Borgstrom, Mike Hoffman, Evgenii Dadonov, Colin Miller, William Karlsson, Jonathan Marchessault, Patric Hornqvist, Casey DeSmith, Tristan Jarry, Matt Murray, Justin Schultz, Marcus Pettersson, Elias Pettersson, Josh Leivo, Thatcher Demko, Jacob Markstrom, Rasmus Dahlin, Thomas Chabot, Craig Anderson, Anders Nilsson, Cory Crawford, Keith Kinkaid, Mackenzie Blackwood, Corey Crawford, Cam Ward, Collin Delia, Frederik Andersen, William Nylander, Morgan Rielly, Tuukka Rask, Jaroslav Halak, Charlie McAvoy, Ondrej Kase, Pontus Aberg, Devin Shore, Troy Terry, Cam Fowler, Nino Niederreiter, Victor Rask, Pontus Aberg, Yanni Gourde, Kevin Shattenkirk, Filip Chytil, Josh Bailey, Jordan Eberle, Mat Barzal, Robin Lehner, Carter Hart, Shayne Gostisbehere, Wayne Simmonds, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Jamie Benn, Craig Smith, Kevin Fiala, Nick Bonino, Colton Sissons, Mike Green, Gustav Nyquist, Johnny Gaudreau and more.

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Like what you hear? Support us by telling a friend, subscribing to and reviewing Keeping Karlsson on iTunes, and following us on Twitter (@keepingkarlsson). 
 
Even better, support us by becoming a patron of Keeping Karlsson! Patrons support future episodes of the show and get all kinds of perks in return, like an invite to the Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League (aka the KKUPFL), monthly Patroncasts, access to the secret patrons-only Facebook group, and weekly show scripts. 
 
The Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast is proudly presented by DobberHockey, and powered by our patrons.
 
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January 14, 2019

No. 217 - Mattias Yahoo

On this hot and ready new episode the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast, Elan and Brian train their attention on a set of players who are far from household names, and likely available options in even some of the deeper leagues out there. They contemplate which of these deep cuts could give your roster an edge as we head towards the stretch run, and which of them are straight up dull.

The guys are visited partway through the show by Ryan Bolta, content producer for TSN's That's Hockey!, who shares his strategic and subliminal trade-making tactics ahead of your fantasy league's deadline. You can follow Ryan on twitter @iambolta.

Elan and Brian round out the show with a lightning round, looking at whose fortunes may be helped or hurt from injuries and outjuries in Pittsburgh, Vegas, Carolina, Anaheim, and Detroit.

Players discussed on this episode include Mattias Ekholm, Filip Forsberg, Pekka Rinne, Juuse Saros, Brandon Tanev, Jacob Trouba Josh Morrissey, Connor Hellebuyck, Laurent Brossoit, Jordan Binnington, Jake Allen, Conor Garland, Nick Schmaltz, Darcy Kuemper, Bobby Ryan, Ryan Dzingel, Brady Tkachuk, Christian Wolanin, J.G. Pageau, Chris Tierney, Marcus Pettersson, Patric Hornqvist, Zach Aston-Reese, Evgeni Malkin, Tanner Pearson, Dominik Simon, Joonas Donskoi, Michael Frolik, Brandon Pirri, Reilly Smith, Colin Miller, Micheal Ferland, Justin Williams, Cam Fowler, Rickard Rakell, Mike Green, Tyler Bertuzzi, Anthony Mantha, Mackenzie Blackwood, Marcus Johansson, Braden Holtby, Pheonix Copley, Max Domi, Jonathan Drouin, Phillip Danault, Brendan Gallagher, Tomas Tatar, Joonas Korpisalo, Sergei Bobrovsky and more.

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Like what you hear? Support us by telling a friend, subscribing to and reviewing Keeping Karlsson on iTunes, and following us on Twitter (@keepingkarlsson). 
 
Even better, support us by becoming a patron of Keeping Karlsson! Patrons support future episodes of the show and get all kinds of perks in return, like an invite to the Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League (aka the KKUPFL), monthly Patroncasts, access to the secret patrons-only Facebook group, and weekly show scripts. 
 
The Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast is proudly presented by DobberHockey, and powered by our patrons.
 
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January 7, 2019

No. 216 - 31 Teams, 31 Takes 2019

Don't let the title mislead you-- there are far more than 31 takes offered on this brand new episode of the Keeping Karlsson Hockey Podcast, but isn't it still catchier than 31 teams, 85 takes? It also has a Baskin Robbins-y ring to it, and this show is like the Superkid of Keeping Karlsson episodes.

Elan and Brian visit all 31 teams in the league and offer a take or three on the most pressing fantasy questions about players surging or fading in production and deployment, backed by the usual data to try and figure out what to make of each situation for the near future and longer view.

Players discussed on this episode include Rickard Rakell, Cam Fowler, Ryan Getzlaf, Nick Schmaltz, Clayton Keller, Darcy Kuemper Calvin Pickard, Jake DeBrusk, Jack Eichel, Evan Rodrigues, Casey Mittelstadt, Elias Lindholm, Noah Hanifin, Dougie Hamilton, Brock McGinn, Justin Williams, Cam Ward, Colin Delia, Erik Gustafsson, Gabriel Landeskog, Pavel Francouz, Philipp Grubauer, Cam Atkinson, Pierre-Luc Dubois, Artemi Panarin, Zach Werenski, Alex Radulov, Miro Heiskanen, Anton Khudobin, Andreas Athanasiou, Anthony Mantha, Tyler Bertuzzi, Gustav Nyquist, Zach Kassian, Darnell Nurse, Roberto Luongo, Vincent Trocheck, Jonathan Huberdeau, Alex Iafallo, Ilya Kovalchuk, Jack Campbell, Zach Parise, Charlie Coyle, Luke Kunin, Jared Spurgeon, Shea Weber, Craig Smith, Kevin Fiala, Kyle Palmieri, Nico Hischier, Jesper Bratt, Keith Kinkaid, Robin Lehner, Thomas Greiss, Josh Bailey, Ryan Pulock, Kevin Shattenkirk, Neal Pionk, Anders Nilsson, Shayne Gostisbehere, Carter Hart, Phil Kessel, Dominik Simon, Timo Meier, Erik Karlsson, Alex Pietrangelo, Vince Dunn, David Perron, Ondrej Palat, William Nylander, Auston Matthews, Michael Hutchinson, Elias Pettersson, Sven Baertschi, Thatcher Demko, Max Pacioretty, Brandon Pirri, Nate Schmidt, Tom Wilson, Nikolaj Ehlers, Patrik Laine and more.

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Like what you hear? Support us by telling a friend, subscribing to and reviewing Keeping Karlsson on iTunes, and following us on Twitter (@keepingkarlsson). 
 
Even better, support us by becoming a patron of Keeping Karlsson! Patrons support future episodes of the show and get all kinds of perks in return, like an invite to the Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League (aka the KKUPFL), monthly Patroncasts, access to the secret patrons-only Facebook group, and weekly show scripts. 
 
The Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast is proudly presented by DobberHockey, and powered by our patrons.
 
Thanks for listening!
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