Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast

The longest-running Fantasy Hockey Podcast in the world. Analytical, self-aware, occasionally prophetic. Doing our part to make sure Fantasy Hockey Is For Everyone.

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1
Elan's Matchup Maximizer - Playoff Special
Elan looks at the schedules for the fantasy hockey playoffs to help you determine which teams to target players on to maximize your GP.
28 min
2
Short Shifts - Keep or Cut?
On a desolate, hockey-less Thursday, two intrepid podcasters bring you a long shift to tide you over until games return.
35 min
3
Short Shifts - Horvat Trade, Morrissey, Carlson...
With games winding down before the break, Lewis and Jeremy take some time break down the Bo Horvat trade from all angles.
26 min
4
No. 472, Part 2 - All Star Breakdown w/ Michael...
Elan is joined by Sportsnet and Goaliepost's Michael Amato to dive deep into everything going on in the NHL that you need to know to dominate your leagues.
59 min
5
No. 472, Part 1 - All Star Breakdown w/ Michael...
Elan is joined by Sportsnet and Goaliepost's Michael Amato to dive deep into everything going on in the NHL that you need to know to dominate your leagues.
41 min
6
Elan's Matchup Maximizer - Week 17
Elan breaks down the schedule for the upcoming two week matchup to help you make the right adds to take home a win.
27 min
7
Short Shifts - Schmaltz, Greig, Fowler, Markstrom
Jeremy and Elan team up to cover the major stories in the NHL over the past couple of days and their fantasy impacts.
31 min
8
Short Shifts - Hintz, Letang, Hayes, Ullmark
Lewis and Jeremy cover the midweek madness as injuries and outjuries are only matched in quantity by the Panthers/Penguins score with backups in net.
23 min
9
No. 471, Part 2 - Zegrassi: The Next Generation
Boston's Czeching line; Colorado's top six; Isles cold, Ducks hot; Benoit and Mayfield doing dirty work; Olofsson go-off, son; Eichel unimpressive; and more.
64 min
10
No. 471, Part 1 - Zegrassi: The Next Generation
Suzuki alone; Teravainen rising; Norris still hurt?; Copley speed bump; Florida's top line; Petry stepping in; ravishing Raddysh; and more.
63 min
11
Elan's Matchup Maximizer - Week 16
Elan takes a look at what's coming up on the NHL schedule to help you make the right adds to win your matchup.
33 min
12
Short Shifts - D Toews, Bobrovsky, Svechnikov, ...
Lewis and Jeremy are back to celebrate the end of the workweek and the start of fantasy crunch time in style!
18 min
13
Short Shifts - Kane, Francouz, Matheson, Hagel
It's a great day for outjuries, as Lewis and Jeremy discuss returns for Evander Kane, Nichushkin, and Norris make their returns to the lineup. Plus much more!
25 min
14
No. 470, Part 2 - Electric Eeli
Markstrom not recovering; Kane set to return; Sorokin ascendant; Colorado and Buffalo creases; Parssinen impressing; busy Flyers; Seth Jones awoken; and more.
73 min
15
No. 470, Part 1 - Electric Eeli
Swayman steadying; defensemen heating up; Rielly buried; Ehlers awesome; Martin Jones looking actually good; Kraken goalfest; Quick, put Copley back; Lafreniere opportunity; and more.
62 min
16
Elan's Matchup Maximizer - Week 15
In a brand new show Elan takes a look at what's coming up on the NHL schedule both for today and next week to help you make the right moves to win your matchups.
26 min
17
Short Shifts - Konecny, Fabbri, Pacioretty, M. ...
Lewis and Jeremy return to finish up the fantasy hockey work week.
24 min
18
Short Shifts - Bertuzzi, Lundell, Fiala, Ersson
Lewis and Jeremy are back in action, with a ton of line shakeups, in and outjuries, and streaks to sate you on fantasy hump day.
29 min
19
No. 469, Part 2 - Backstrom's Back, Alright
Penguins icy; disappointing D; Hughes firing; McTavish opportunity; Stalock a starter; Delia making his case; Konecny by himself; and more.
60 min
20
No. 469, Part 1 - Backstrom's Back, Alright
Backstrom and Wilson return; Dubois for real; Marchenko hatty; Rielly off PP1; Addison hot; York producing; DeBrusk injury; and more.
71 min
21
Elan's Matchup Maximizer - Week 14
In a brand new show Elan takes a look at what's coming up on the NHL schedule both for today and next week to help you make the right moves to win your matchups.
48 min
22
Short Shifts - Pacioretty, Eichel, McTavish, Eh...
It's a double switcheroo! With Lewis and Ben both on the bench, Brian and Jeremy Vercillo hop over the boards to take a kinda-longer-than-short shift, covering all the latest outjuries, injuries, streaks and news of note in the NHL, plus a little bonus Men's WJC talk towards the end.
59 min
23
Short Shifts - Jarry, Sheary, Samsonov, Laughton
Lewis is joined by KK patron and former Tier 1 competitor Jeremy Vercillo, and the guys waste no time getting to all the news and action from the wider hockey worl.
27 min
24
No. 468, Part 2 - Rock Me Amadio
Smith quarterbacking; Suzuki faltering; Larsson emerging; Kreider struggling; Laughton shorting; Barabanov just enough; Miller non-niceties; Gustafsson ascendant; and more.
60 min
25
No. 468, Part 1 - Rock Me Amadio
Gostisbehere a keeper?; McAvoy turbulence; Kochetkov outlook; Seth Jones bombing; Rasmussen rising; cold Kings; and more.
72 min
26
Stream Scheme - Jan. 1, 2023 (Week 13)
Elan subs in for former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten to break down the best streamers for the week of Jan 2nd - Jan 8th.
26 min
27
Short Shifts - Gustafsson, Amadio, Jarnkrok, Mc...
Elan flies solo today to get you up to date with everything you need to know to on top of your fantasy leagues
27 min
28
Stream Scheme - Dec. 25, 2022 (Week 12)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Dec. 26th - Jan. 1st.
16 min
29
No. 467, Part 1 - Fantasy Hockey Life crossover...
Elan is joined by Victor and Jesse from the Fantasy Hockey Life podcast as well as retweet extraordinaire Shams to draft one player per team of players rostered in 50% or fewer of Yahoo leagues
62 min
30
Short Shifts - K Johnson, Novak, Steel, Patron ...
Lewis is joined by EBUP Elan Dubrofsky, amd they chat about stopping the pod for Kent Johnson, Eichel's lingering injury and it's impact, whether Thomas Novak-tion is worth the add, and more!
34 min
31
No. 466, Part 2 - Mmm Whatcha Skjei
Copley making a case; Sabres rattling; Bergeron flagging; Kreider slowing; Maccelli passing; Barrie flying; and more.
53 min
32
No. 466, Part 1 - Mmm Whatcha Skjei
Barkov hurting; Bobrovsky re-establishing; Hagel entrenching; Perfetti opportunity; Steel sticking; Rantanen raving; and more.
76 min
33
Stream Scheme 4th Annual Buy Low Sell High Chri...
Stream Scheme's Dave Betten hosts Mason, PJ and Elan to go over some buy low and sell high candidates for 2023
68 min
34
Stream Scheme - Dec. 17, 2022 (Week 11)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten is joined by Mason, PJ and Elan to break down the best streamers for the week of Dec. 19th - Dec. 25th.
47 min
35
Short Shifts - Larkin, Theodore, Sandin, DeBrusk
Short Shifts is BACK, led by Ben Burnett and joined by very special guest Nate Groot Nibbelink of @ApplesGinos.
27 min
36
Short Shifts - Injury updates galore, Talbot, K...
Lewis is joined by Stream Scheme's Dave Betten, who is fresh off a 10-for-12 week of streamer hits and ready to share his insights.
26 min
37
No. 465, Part 2 - Cooking From Frozen
Tage dominating; Avs hurting; Huberdeau heartbeat; Coyotes coming home; Morrissey convincing; Chabot on track; Hall shooting; and more.
71 min
38
No. 465, Part 1 - Cooking From Frozen
Skinner entrenched; Zuccarello rolling; Rust roiling; Nylander cruising; Montour sliding; Kings shifting; and more.
64 min
39
Stream Scheme - Dec. 11, 2022 (Week 10)
One time Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Dec. 12th - Dec. 18th.
24 min
40
Short Shifts - Letang, Theodore, Sabres, Schmaltz
Ben and Lewis are back in action and winding down the fantasy week with news and notes to help you win your week.
23 min
41
Short Shifts - MacKinnon, Marchenko, Blues, Kap...
Ben and Lewis cover a host of injuries in COL, EDM, and STL, before discussing a new PP setup in Columbus and how hyped to get about unproven prospects with pedigrees.
26 min
42
No. 464, Part 2 - 3rd String Goalies, and Other...
Caring about Teravainen's return; Eriksson Ek appreciation; Konecny confusion; Cozens, Quinn and Peterka emerging; Vladar stealing starts; Bjorkstrand bye-bye; Kraken fly-by; and more.
57 min
43
No. 464, Part 1 - 3rd String Goalies, and Other...
New goalies galore; Boeser trying; Kempe and Trocheck exiled; Rakell rising; PKane vital signs; Foudy's family; and more.
65 min
44
Stream Scheme - Dec. 3, 2022 (Week 9)
One time Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Dec. 5th - Dec. 11th.
27 min
45
Short Shifts - Letang, Laine, Kraken, Wheeler
Ben and Lewis wrap up the fantasy work week with a tonne of news around the league
29 min
46
Short Shifts - Tuesday Trade Targets - Kuzmenko...
Ben and Lewis are BACK together to bring you the latest hot streaks, and break down potential trade targets.
27 min
47
No. 463, Part 2 - Hughes in First?
Crosby crushing it; Chychrun cashing in early; Kempe and thin margins; Krejci converting; Demko turnaround; Burakovsky legitimacy; Sergachev vs. Hedman; and more.
77 min
48
No. 463, Part 1 - Hughes in First?
Hughes in Top 10; Kyrou resurgence; Benn and Seguin and a time machine; Matthews and Marner putting it together; Hayes for days; Isles offense; and more.
56 min
49
Stream Scheme - Nov. 26, 2022 (Week 8)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Nov. 28th - Dec. 4th.
27 min
50
Short Shifts - Elan's Thanksgiving Spectacular ...
On a VERY special Thanksgiving episode of Short Shifts, Elan Dubrofsky joins Ben as show curator to run through a bunch of players that left each host emotionally distressed for various reasons on Wednesday night.
36 min
51
Short Shifts - Rielly, Schmaltz, Binnington, Co...
Lewis is back from break and into the fray as he and Ben run down the latest fantasy hockey news.
30 min
52
No. 462, Part 2 - Here's Luukkonen at U.. and a...
Tatar disappoints; Jones earning starts; Kopitar flagging; Luukkonen at Ukko-Pekka; Benn eating; Hedman banished; Parssinen rising; Chychrun and Schmaltz ready; and more.
63 min
53
No. 462, Part 1 - Here's Luukkonen at U.. and a...
EP40 in the century club; Habs L1 is so hot right now; Skinnnerrrrr!!; Come back, Artturi; Panarin ghosting; Reimer reliable? ...and more.
66 min
54
Stream Scheme - Nov. 19, 2022 (Week 7)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Nov. 21st - 27th.
35 min
55
Short Shifts - Ehlers, MAF, Comrie, Moore, Necas
Ben is joined by good pal and returning guest Jesse Severe of the Fantasy Hockey Life podcast to discuss a smattering of news, injuries, and streaks.
33 min
56
Short Shifts - Laine, Huberdeau, Perfection Lin...
Lewis is joined by friend of the show and Fantasy Hockey Life podcaster Victor Nuño for this brand new episode.
31 min
57
No. 461, Part 2 - Zach and the Bean Talk
Passing on Hall; Horvat can't stop scoring; Demko in the dumps; Bunting doing nothing; Vilardi come-down; Trusting in Suzuki; Hedman, Stamkos in trouble?; and more.
65 min
58
No. 461, Part 1 - Zach and the Bean Talk
Jumping on Jake Bean; (An ever-growing) hole on the Ottawa blueline; Tatar potential; McDavid linemates; Knight vs. Bobrovsky; End of the road for Montour and Lindholm?; and more.
72 min
59
Stream Scheme - Nov. 13, 2022 (Week 6)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Nov. 14th - 20th.
43 min
60
Short Shifts - EKane, McAvoy, R Smith, Terry
Ben and Lewis put on their sterile gloves and discuss the implications of a number of injuries and more!
25 min
61
Short Shifts - Kuznetsov, Rodrigues, Mikheyev, ...
Ben and Lewis are reunited to talk fantasy hockey and it feels so good.
22 min
62
No. 460, Part 2 - Vanecek, Please
Erik Karlsson can't be stopped; Jamie Benn turning back the clock; Panthers points drought; Kirby Dach as a long-term option; Short-term, bottom-roster ideas; and more.
60 min
63
No. 460, Part 1 - Vanecek, Please
Giving Toronto's lower stringers a shot; Opportunity for Vanecek, Jones and Soderblom; Gaudreau's power outage; Underperforming workhorses vs. impressive up-and-comers; Deep cut Coyotes; and more.
68 min
64
Stream Scheme - Nov. 6, 2022 (Week 5)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Nov. 7th - 13th.
28 min
65
Short Shifts - Fiala, Okposo, H. Lindholm, J. T...
In a special episode of Short Shifts Ben is joined by Elan to cover the latest from the last couple days of fantasy action
34 min
66
Short Shifts - Wedgewood, Vegas Goalies, Montour
Ben and Lewis chat briefly about Tage's outburst, then settle in on a busy Tuesday night to discuss a slew of injuries and streaks
26 min
67
No. 459, Part 2 - Stuart Winner
Has Elvis Merzlikins left the building? What has gotten into Nico Hischier? Who's lettin' go of Lehkonen? Are the Blues (Kyrou, O'Reilly) still Blue? Cole Caufield, and the people who look good next to him; Apparently players on Chicago get points? ..and more.
63 min
68
No. 459, Part 1 - Stuart Winner
Erik Karlsson is risen; Hold Perfetti?; What do deployment bumps do for Vilardi and Pinto?; What's up with Kyle Connor and Teuvo Teravainen?; Are the Edmonton and Florida creases up for grabs? ..and more!
65 min
69
Stream Scheme - Oct. 30, 2022 (Week 4)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Oct. 31 - Nov. 6th.
26 min
70
Short Shifts - Marchand, Roslovic, Kubalik, Ste...
Ben and Lewis are back behind the mic to cover Brad Marchand's triumphant return to the lineup and more!
31 min
71
Short Shifts - Brassard, Ekman-Larsson, Hischie...
Ben and Lewis sort through the mountain of news in this early week episode to bring you the nuggests you can use.
21 min
72
No. 458, Part 2 - Hard Seider
Pastrnak on fire, Canucks in a black hole, Robertson on the verge, quiet Bouchard, patience in Calgary, goalies wowing us, and more.
60 min
73
No. 458, Part 1 - Hard Seider
Pinto and Kubalik's opportunity, Patrick Kane's floor and ceiling, Timo Meier gut check time, Seider downgrade, Byram hot, Florida's top line MIA
57 min
74
Stream Scheme - Oct. 23, 2022 (Week 3)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Oct. 24-30.
29 min
75
Short Shifts - Wings Lines, Bruins Recoveries, ...
Ben and Lewis discuss Detroit's deployment with their forward depth tested, and the recovery timelines of several injured Bruins. Ben has choice words and a new nickname for Philipp Grubauer, but the guys then shift to the positive, with hot streaks in LA and Philly.
22 min
76
Short Shifts - Ekblad, Addison, Gostisbehere, D...
Lewis and Stream Scheme's Dave Betten discuss the latest injuries, hot streaks, and streaming targets for your midweek fantasy hockey maneuvers.
23 min
77
No. 457, Part 2 - What, Me Murray?
Brian is joined by special guest host Steve Laidlaw as we sink our teeth into the first full week of NHL and fantasy hockey, highlighting the injuries, hot streaks, cold snaps and line changes you need to know about to keep fantasy hockey team in tip-top shape out of the gate.
51 min
78
No. 457, Part 1 - What, Me Murray?
Brian is joined by special guest host Steve Laidlaw as we sink our teeth into the first full week of NHL and fantasy hockey, highlighting the injuries, hot streaks, cold snaps and line changes you need to know about to keep fantasy hockey team in tip-top shape out of the gate.
67 min
79
Stream Scheme - Oct. 16, 2022 (Week 2)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Oct. 17-23.
27 min
80
Short Shifts - Krejci, Kuzmenko, Schultz, R Strome
Ben and Lewis dive into the news with a bunch of new data points and advice for your first fantasy week!
34 min
81
Short Shifts - Fantasy Hockey Wishlist
Ben and Lewis are back at it with their fantasy hockey wishlist for the 2022-23 season
36 min
82
No. 456, Part 2 - NHL Pre-season Takeaways
Elan and Brian tour half of the pre-season performances across the league to come back with one big takeaway that will help get your fantasy hockey team off on the right foot.
57 min
83
No. 456, Part 1 - NHL Pre-season Takeaways
Elan and Brian tour half of the pre-season performances across the league to come back with one big takeaway that will help get your fantasy hockey team off on the right foot.
69 min
84
Stream Scheme - Oct 9th 2022 (Week 1)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Oct 10th - Oct 16th.
31 min
85
Short Shifts - Early Season Goalie Targets w/ N...
On the last pre-season episode of Short Shifts, Ben is joined by Nate from the Apples and Ginos Podcast, the #1 advocate of the Zero Goalie draft strategy in fantasy hockey.
36 min
86
No. 455, Part 2 - Sold! The KKUPFL's Tier 1 Auc...
Ride along for Part 2 of the real-time ups, downs, thrills, and spills of the KKUPFL's Tier 1 live auction draft, where the world's 14 best and brightest fantasy hockey managers set off on their quest to compete for fantasy hockey's most prestigious title: KKUPFL Ultimate Champion.
124 min
87
No. 455, Part 1 - Sold! The KKUPFL's Tier 1 Auc...
Ride along with the real-time ups, downs, thrills, and spills of the KKUPFL's Tier 1 live auction draft, where the world's 14 best and brightest fantasy hockey managers set off on their quest to compete for fantasy hockey's most prestigious title: KKUPFL Ultimate Champion.
137 min
88
Short Shifts - Spicy Nuggets
Ben is joined by Stream Scheme's Dave Betten to talk about some players who have seen interesting deployment at the start of training camp
39 min
89
No. 454 - Yahoo!'s 2022-23 Fantasy Hockey Ranki...
Elan and Brian continue engaging in one of our favourite pre-season pastimes: combing through the Yahoo! rankings and flagging the players who will pop up dangerously high and sneakily low on default fantasy hockey draft lists.
65 min
90
No. 453 - Yahoo!'s 2022-23 Fantasy Hockey Ranki...
Elan and Brian engage in one of our favourite pre-season pastimes: combing through the Yahoo! rankings and flagging the players who will pop up dangerously high and sneakily low on default fantasy hockey draft lists.
61 min
91
No. 452 - Calder Candidates w/ Victor Nuño, Part 2
Part 2: Fantasy Hockey Life's Victor Nuño joins Elan to break down all of the potential rookie of the year candidates for 2022/23.
67 min
92
No. 451 - Calder Candidates w/ Victor Nuño, Part 1
Part 1: Fantasy Hockey Life's Victor Nuño joins Elan to break down all of the potential rookie of the year candidates for 2022/23.
53 min
93
No. 450 - Projecszyn Szn ft. Dom Luszczyszyn
Elan and Brian bring out the one and only Dom Luszczyszyn to show off his shiny new fantasy hockey projections for the upcoming NHL season!
76 min
94
No. 449 - 32 Beats: Colorado Avalanche ft. Pete...
In the 23rd installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Peter Baugh joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Avalanche season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
40 min
95
Short Shifts - Late Draft Darlings
Ben and Lewis are back to discuss late-round sleeper picks
41 min
96
No. 448 - Talking Dobber Projections with Ian G...
Elan is joined by Ian Gooding from DobberHockey to discuss this year's Dobber fantasy guide and talk through some of the projections that caught Elan's eye.
89 min
97
No. 447 - Smörgoåliesbord 2022, Part 2
Elan and Brian continue ranking and tiering every single goalie we expect to make a save in the NHL this season, so that you can be as ready as possible to nail the most mysterious and unpredictable position in fantasy hockey.
77 min
98
No. 446 - Smörgoåliesbord 2022, Part 1
As is yearly tradition, Elan and Brian rank and tier every single goalie we expect to make a save in the NHL this season, so that you can be as ready as possible to nail the most mysterious and unpredictable position in fantasy hockey.
64 min
99
No. 445 - 32 Beats: Calgary Flames ft. Kent Wilson
In the 22nd installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Kent Wilson joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Flames season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
42 min
100
No. 444 - Mockery is the Sincerest Form of Prep...
Elan and Brian provide play-by-play and colour commentary on a live mock draft featuring 14 of our patrons (part 2 of 2)
81 min