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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
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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
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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
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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
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Short Shifts - Late Draft Darlings
Ben and Lewis are back to discuss late-round sleeper picks
41 min
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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No. 443 - 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 1 of 2)
70 min
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No. 442 - 32 Beats: Boston Bruins ft. Fluto Shi...
In the 21st installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Fluto Shinzawa joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Bruins season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
47 min
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No. 441 - 32 Beats: Florida Panthers ft. David ...
In the 20th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, David Dwork joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Panthers season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
46 min
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No. 440 - We All Live With a Pick From Every Team
Andrea, Ben and Dave join Elan for a classic mock draft format where we each pick one player from every team
112 min
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No. 439 - Oett Or Not
Elan is joined by Ben Burnett and they go back and forth pitching players who they expect to have different point paces in 2022/23 compared to 2021/22.
86 min
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No. 438 - Surprise Me
Elan and Brian invite our patrons and listeners to predict: one year from now, which NHL player will have a fantasy hockey season that surprises us in 2022-23, for better or for worse? We rate and discuss.
76 min
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No. 437 - 32 Beats: Pittsburgh Penguins ft. Jes...
In the 19th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Jesse Marshall joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Penguins season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
75 min
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No. 436 - 32 Beats: Arizona Coyotes ft. Craig M...
In the 18th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Craig Morgan joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Coyotes season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
54 min
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No. 435 - Ahead of Schedule
Elan and Brian get nerdy about the NHL's 2022-23 schedule, sharing quirks, trends, and details of note, and how you might use them to your advantage to get your fantasy hockey team an edge this year
87 min
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No. 434 - 32 Beats: New York Rangers ft. Arthur...
In the 17th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Arthur Staple joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Rangers season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
66 min
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No. 433 - 32 Beats: Montreal Canadiens ft. Arpo...
In the 16th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Arpon Basu joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Canadiens season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
69 min
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No. 432 - 32 Beats: Edmonton Oilers ft. Allan M...
In the 15th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Allan Mitchel, aka Lowetide, joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Oilers season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
66 min
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No. 431 - Free Agency Fallout, Part 4!?
Because 3 parts weren't enough to cover all the player movement and fantasy impacts on last week's episodes of the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast-- and because we're hopeless completionists-- Elan and Brian are back with the last of our takes on all the action and transactions from the NHL's 2022 free agency period.
59 min
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No. 430 - Free Agency Fallout, Part 3!
Because 2 hours wasn't enough to cover all the player movement and fantasy impacts on last week's episodes of the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast-- and because we're hopeless completionists-- Elan and Brian are back with the rest of their takes on all the action and transactions from the NHL's 2022 free agency period.
62 min
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No. 429 - 32 Beats: Washington Capitals ft. Sam...
In the 14th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Samantha Pell joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Capitals season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
48 min
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No. 428 - 32 Beats: Vegas Golden Knights ft. Je...
In the 13th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Jesse Granger joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Golden Knights season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
56 min
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No. 427 - Free Agency Fallout, Part 2
In Part 2 of 2, Elan and Brian share the rest of their takes on action and transactions from the NHL's 2022 free agency period.
57 min
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No. 426 - Free Agency Fallout, Part 1
In Part 1 of this two part episode, Elan and Brian let loose with their takes on action and transactions from the NHL's 2022 free agency period.
62 min
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No. 425 - 2022 Draft Recap with Scouching
Will Scouch, aka @Scouching, joins Elan to discuss the results of the 2022 NHL entry draft
66 min
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No. 424 - Impromptu Draft Recap Show
Elan and Brian have an unscheduled pod-date to air their fantasy thoughts and reviews of all the trades and action surrounding the 2022 NHL Entry Draft.
52 min
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No. 423 - Surprise Party! Part 2
Elan and Brian continue picking out the most surprising individual performances-- good and bad-- from each team in the 2021-22 NHL season.
107 min
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No. 422 - 32 Beats: Dallas Stars ft. Saad Yousuf
In the 12th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Saad Yousuf joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Stars season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
69 min
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No. 421 - Surprise Party! Part 1
Elan and Brian pick out the most surprising individual performances-- good and bad-- from each team in the 2021-22 NHL season.
84 min
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No. 420 - 32 Beats: Detroit Red Wings ft. Prash...
In the 11th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Prashanth Iyer joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Red Wings season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
63 min
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No. 419 - 32 Beats: LA Kings ft. Andrew Knoll
In the 10th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Andrew Knoll joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Kings season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
59 min
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No. 418 - Running Down A League
Elan and Brian are inspired by the recent Joc Pederson vs. Tommy Pham fantasy drama to summarize and scrutinize four of the most controversial fantasy hockey commissioner decisions they had to make this season for the Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Fantasy Patron League (KKUPFL), and also weigh on in additional tense (and kind of funny) league drama shared by our listeners.
113 min
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No. 417 - 32 Beats: Buffalo Sabres ft. Joe Yerdon
In the 9th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Joe Yerdon joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Sabres season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
73 min
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No. 416 - 32 Beats: Philadelphia Flyers ft. Cha...
In the 8th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Charlie O'Connor joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Flyers season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
74 min
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No. 415 - 32 Beats: Ottawa Senators ft. Ian Mendes
In the 7th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Ian Mendes joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Senators season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
59 min
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No. 414 - 32 Beats: New York Islanders ft. Kevi...
In the 6th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Kevin Kurz joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Islanders season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
37 min
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No. 413 - Keeping Karlsson Playoff Pool Round 3...
One of the 5 KKPP R3 drafts take place live for your listening pleasure.
51 min
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No. 412 - Fantasy takeaways from the first two ...
it's the halfway point of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, which is a perfect time for Elan and Brian to evaluate some of the biggest post-season heroes and zeroes so far. They cover the standout performances and their fantasy implications.
96 min
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No. 411 - 32 Beats: San Jose Sharks ft. Sheng Peng
In the 5th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Sheng Peng joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Sharks season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
51 min
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No. 410 - 32 Beats: New Jersey Devils ft. Shayn...
In the 4th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Shayna Goldman joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Devils season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
34 min
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No. 409 - 32 Beats: Vancouver Canucks ft. Harma...
In the 3rd installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Harman Dayal joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Canucks season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
71 min
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No. 408 - Bonus Ep: Playoffs update + CBJ/WPG T...
An impromtu show that Elan asked Brian to do with him because he missed talking to him.
49 min
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No. 407 - 32 Beats: Winnipeg Jets ft. Murat Ates
In the 2nd installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Murat Ates joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Jets season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23.
54 min
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No. 406 - 32 Beats: Columbus Blue Jackets ft. B...
In the 1st installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Brian Hedger joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Blue Jackets season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23.
78 min
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No. 405 - Penultimate Frisbee
Elan and Brian pass judgment on the unbelievable, ridiculous, unpredictable and completely unfair reasons why you lost you fantasy hockey league this season. Should these losers have actually won, or did they get what they deserved?
112 min
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No. 404 - 32 Beats: The Prequel
Elan and Brian come up with One Big Fantasy Question for each NHL team that we want answered this offseason.
106 min
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No. 403 - Beloved Antti
After crowning a new KKUPFL Ultimate Fantasy Hockey Champion, Elan and Brian know many of your seasons are still going, and so we do our usual thing of sifting through the boxscores and data to come up with the names and moves that can help make you a champion, too.
98 min
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Short Shifts - Impromtu Scoreboard Watching
Lewis and Elan chat about fantasy hockey in a last minute bonus show
44 min
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No. 402 - Making (Something Abstract) More Conc...
It's crunch time as you continue your season-long quest for a fantasy hockey championship, and Elan and Brian are here to talk about the upcoming week's most relevant players and how they can (and cannot!) help your team to victory.
117 min
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Short Shifts - Season Finale Mailbag
Ben and Lewis answer listener questions to wrap up the 2022 season of Short Shifts.
50 min
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Short Shifts - The Return of Blenwis - J. Hughe...
Lewis is BACK in the studio, and ready to join Ben on a madcap dash through the NHL, and specifically, several players whose initials are BB.
29 min
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No. 401 - Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Se...
This time of year, the big picture matters a little less than usual as you try and do whatever it takes to win a day at a time on your way to fantasy glory.
105 min
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Short Shifts - Keller, Connor, Mackinnon, Kreid...
Ben is once again joined by King of the Long Shift Elan Dubrofsky to break down the latest headlines of the fantasy hockey quarterfinals.
38 min
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Short Shifts - Playoff Stream Scheme Spectacular
The most ambitious crossover in fantasy hockey podcasting
37 min
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No. 400 - Oy Vejmelka!
Elan and Brian get you ready for the final few weeks of the fantasy season-- and your fantasy playoffs!-- by picking one player or situation to dig into on each team in the league, beginning with the worst remaining schedules and ending with the best.
120 min
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Short Shifts - Giroux, Nugent-Hopkins, Krug, Pe...
Keeping Karlsson host Elan Dubrofsky once again joins the show to chat with Ben about all the latest goings on in the fantasy hockey landscape.
37 min
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Short Shifts - Fleury, Talbot, Copp, Rakell, La...
Ben and Lewis dig into the biggest fallout coming out of Monday's trade deadline.
30 min
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No. 399 - Giroux, Clawed
Elan and Brian are excited about the trade deadline, but not letting it distract them from the ultimate goal of helping you win your fantasy hockey league.
103 min
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Short Shifts - Chiarot, Chabot, Lehner, Allen, ...
NHL trade SZN rolls on, and so do Ben and Lewis!
23 min
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Short Shifts - Jost, Kopitar, Toews, Batherson,...
Join Ben and Lewis as they make their way through the NHL fantasy headlines of the day.
23 min
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No. 398 - Who Are These Guys?
Elan and Brian take stock of the mountain of injuries that have happened across the league over the last week, and find the players and lineup spots where there's new opportunity to be found for your fantasy roster.
113 min
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Short Shifts - Mrazek, Brossoit, Strome, C. Smith
On an enormous fantasy hockey Thursday, Ben and Lewis bring you all the info you need to succeed in your league on the latest Short Shifts.
25 min
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Short Shifts - The Arizona/Detroit game and som...
On a very special episode of Short Shifts, Ben is joined by Keeping Karlsson host Elan Dubrofsky for a madcap dash around the early-week headlines.
30 min
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No. 397 - Outjuries Galore!
Elan and Brian cover a big week of players returning to their teams as well as noteworthy line changes and hot/cold streaks.
107 min
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Short Shifts - Mantha, Ehlers, Granlund, Perron
Ben and Lewis are back in action to take you into the weekend with the info you need to succeed.
23 min
70
Short Shifts - Bruins, Barzal, Koskinen, Terava...
In a brand-new Short Shifts, Ben and Lewis get rolling with the latest heroics from Debrusk and Swayman, then check in with the Devils scorers. After covering the impact of an injury to Barzal and outjury for Vanecek, the guys discuss Koskinen's hot run, Bunting, Teuvo, Backstrom, and more!
25 min
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No. 396 - In Crease Expectations
Elan and Brian begin their fantasy hockey tour around the NHL by stopping by a few creases where the question marks are piling up, and then go on to cover the latest players you want to sell high, buy low, and pluck out of free agency.
89 min
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Short Shifts - Devils, Goalies, Boqvist, Schmaltz
Elan joins Lewis to talk strategy heading into a decisive stretch weekend of fantasy hockey!
33 min
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Short Shifts - Slavin, Caufield, Kempe, Palat
In a brand new episode of Short Shifts, Ben and Lewis analyze Dougie's return to the Devils blue line, as well as Slavin's opportunity with DeAngelo out. Then they take a look at Montreal's win streak, Kempe's value, and why we're dropping Cirelli but holding Palat.
26 min
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No. 395 - If At First You Don't Succeed, Petry,...
Elan and Brian play a game of free association covering all the fantasy hockey happenings across the National Hockey League, jumping from one attention-worthy situation to the next to get you caught up on all you need to know and ready to compete for the next fantasy hockey week.
100 min
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Short Shifts - Swayman, Husso, Laughton, Duclair
Ben and Lewis start in Calgary with wait-and-see advice for Toffoli holders, then discuss the developing crease situations in Boston and St. Louis. Then it's on to a bunch of hot and cold streaks featuring Burakovsky, Laughton, Rodrigues, Duclair, Snively, and more!
24 min
76
Short Shifts - Toffoli, Golden Knights, Boldy, ...
Ben and Lewis get the week started off right looking at the impact stories in fantasy hockey.
29 min
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No. 394 - The Morrissey You
With just 6 weeks remaining until the our fantasy playoffs begin, Elan and Brian pinpoint the teams with the best schedules over the regular season homestretch, and check in on their stars, slumpers, and hidden gems to carry you into your fantasy post-season.
108 min
78
Short Shifts - Oilers, Stone, Fleury, Brown
Ben and Lewis wrap up the fantasy workweek by discussing the Oilers, Knights and much more!
26 min
79
Short Shifts - Rask, Marner, Murray, Laine
On a brand new episode of Short Shifts, Ben and Lewis analyze the impact of Rask's decision to retire on the Boston crease. Then they delve into Marner and Murray's scorching hot streaks, Vanecek's injury status, Laine's rising stock, and more!
20 min
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No. 393 - First Half Fantasy All-Stars and No-S...
Elan and Brian assemble their team of First-Half Fantasy All-Stars and No-Stars using one simple rule: each roster must have exactly one player from each round of the snake draft from Brian's Tier 2 KKUPFL division.
119 min
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Short Shifts - Marchment, Mrazek, Week 16 Add/D...
Ben and Lewis take you into the All-Star break with the latest headlines and add/drop advice for the long fantasy week 16.
29 min
82
No. 392 - Scotty Always Knows
Scott Cullen joins Elan to dive into all of the headlines, injuries, outjuries and streaks from the past week of NHL action.
87 min
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Short Shifts - Kane, Raymond, Strome, Andersson
Ben and Lewis wrap up the week discussing Evander Kane's potential in Edmonton, then update the injury status of MacKinnon, Batherson, and Vrana. They cover the new Leafs lines and finish with hot streaks in Chicago and Calgary, and Erik Johnson's cold run.
26 min
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Short Shifts - Husso, Backstrom, Stutzle, Mangi...
In a brand new Short Shifts, Ben and Lewis discuss backup goalies on the rise in STL and MIN, the Capitals center swap, and injuries to Karlsson and Batherson. Then some hot streaks for Stutzle and Formenton, and whether a nice Flames schedule makes ice-cold Mangiapane worth an add.
24 min
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No. 391 - Wheeler's Steal
Can Tyler Toffoli carry a top line? Is Clayton Keller for real? Does Blake Wheeler have new life? Will Tony DeAngelo keep this up? All that, plus all the latest in fantasy relevant hockey news, on this episode of Keeping Karlsson.
102 min
86
Short Shifts - Schedule update, Ehlers, Tuch, V...
Ben is joined by Jesse Severe of the Fantasy Hockey Life podcast to break down the latest in fantasy hockey news.
28 min
87
Short Shifts - Penguins, Petersen, Petry, Perron
Ben and Lewis are back behind the mic to discuss the schedule benefits of the new NHL COVID policy, then discuss the sea change in the Penguins top-six with a ranking of players in new situations, and more!
28 min
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No. 390 - Band Reputation
Elan and Brian start with every single NHL player in fantasy hockey-- from 0% to 100% rostered-- and pinpoint one hot streak and cold streak from each 5% rostered band on Yahoo that catches their eye.
116 min
89
Short Shifts - Injuries abound, York, Dubois, N...
The injury bug is biting, and Ben and Lewis have advice for lineup plugs and who to stash or cut loose.
26 min
90
Short Shifts - Kane, Rask, McCann, Petersen
Ben and Lewis tackle the mountain of news that's cropped up since Sunday's KK mega show.
24 min
91
No. 389 - Fiala Good Inc.
Elan and Brian are back with another Sunday mega-show to get you prepped and ready for your fantasy hockey weeks.
101 min
92
Short Shifts - Kucherov, Rask, Bouchard, Penguins
Ben and Lewis wrap up the fantasy work week with exciting outjury news from Tampa, along with a 3rd line hot streak, and more!
24 min
93
Short Shifts - McDavid, Flyers/Devils injuries,...
Ben and Lewis are back and bringing you the fantasy headlines you need to win your week.
24 min
94
No. 388 - Jeannot What I Mean? + Draft w/ Fanta...
Elan and Brian make some difficult calls on cutting or keeping players with light schedules in the near future. We share our decision-making guidelines for how to know whether it's worth holding or moving on someone when you're not getting games from them, and also cover the latest shuffles and shimmies across NHL depth charts
124 min
95
Short Shifts - Point, Rask, Thomas, Tuch
Lewis and Elan shake off the cobwebs to bring you all the latest in a topsy-turvy week of NHL action.
35 min
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Bonus: Patroncast No. 82 - Sneak Peek
Our holiday gift to you is this hearty helping of our December Patroncast! Hear Elan and Brian answer the patrons' questions on team management, player trends, fantasy philosophy and life in general on this snippet of December's 2.5 hour patrons-only bonus episode.
41 min
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No. 387 - It's a Mid-season Smörgoåliesbord!
Elan and Brian take all we've learned about goalies and teams from the first 3 months of the NHL's 2021-22 season, and use it to put goalies into freshly ranked tiers. Who's up, who's down, and what do we expect the rest of the way?
107 min
98
Short Shifts - Francouz, Pastrnak, Eller, Norris
Ben and Lewis sift through the rubble of the COVID protocol to find actionable advice and score you a win this week.
23 min
99
Short Shifts - COVID Update, Kuznetsov, M. Smit...
Ben and Lewis discuss schedule adjustments and rapid-cancelation strategy, then cover some outjuries and hot streaks.
24 min
100
No. 386 - Closed Door Meeting
Elan and Brian continue to seek some kind of stability and meaning in the ever-shifting depth chart landscapes across the NHL, pulling all the pieces and data together to analyze the best fantasy hockey options and moves at this juncture of the season.
117 min