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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Short Shifts - Bobrovsky, Gostisbehere, Eberle,...
Ben and Lewis cover the injury timelines for Eichel and MacKinnon and much more!
22 min
Short Shifts - Kings, Fiala, Roy, Asplund
Ben and Lewis are on a tear in the early week show, covering headlines from MacKinnon's LBI, to Price's impending return to the blue paint, and the Kings' winning ways.
21 min
No. 381 - Top 16 Teams Rundown
Elan and Brian whip around the the best 16 teams in the NHL through 4 weeks, revealing their biggest and most noteworthy fantasy storylines that you need to know about to keep your fantasy hockey team in tip top shape and on a championship trajectory.
113 min
Short Shifts - Eichel Trade, Ducks, Hamilton, B...
Ben and Lewis return on a wild Thursday night, and like Bergeron and Nelson, they hope to provide a four-pack each of fantasy lamp-lighters.
28 min
Short Shifts - Caufield, Knights, Andersson, Lee
Ben and Lewis taking on each other in the KKUPFL, but they won't let their cage match stop them from bringing you the latest fantasy headlines.
23 min
No. 380 - Too Close for Compher
Can Alexis Lafreniere's fantasy relevance survive a line combo blender? Why is nobody on Dallas doing anything at all? Has Kyle Connor taken his game up another notch? All that, and more, on this week's episode.
116 min
Short Shifts - Injury Updates, Sharks, Copp, An...
Ben and Lewis are back with updates on injured stars in Tampa, Washtington, and LA.
28 min
Short Shifts - Mangiapane, Hot Wings, Dubois, L...
Lewis and Elan put on their oven mitts and pull some exceedingly hot streaks out for closer examination.
33 min
No. 379 - Giving 120%
Elan and Brian shine a light on players who've been struggling early on in this NHL season, and do their best to decide who's worth holding on to and who may be worth getting out from under.
110 min
Short Shifts - Karlsson, Shattenkirk, Red-hot F...
Ben and Lewis bring the heat to wrap up the week, with updates on some thrilling early-season hot streaks.
24 min
Short Shifts - Kucherov, Kane, Panthers lines, ...
Ben and Lewis are reunited at last and waste no time diving into the thrilling early-week action.
24 min
No. 378 - Anze Hits Keep Coming
Elan and Brian read as deeply as we'll allow ourselves to read into the first 6 days of NHL action, highlighting the players whose crazy good or crazy bad performances have given us the most reason to question the expectations we had for them going into the year.
100 min
Short Shifts - Tkachuk, Vanacek, Rookies, OEL
Lewis and Elan are back to try and cram analysis of a mountain of fantastic hockey into a commute-sized show.
29 min
No. 377 - 32 Pre-Season Takeaways
It's the night before hockey, and so Elan and Brian do one last sweep around the league to find the pre-season outcomes that'll have the biggest fantasy impact in Week 1 and beyond.
110 min
Bonus Episode: Stream Scheme Season Premiere
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Oct 11th - Oct 17th.
28 min
Short Shifts - Rookie Hype + Preseason Breakouts
Ben and Elan bring you the latest pre-season news and notes ahead of the final weekend of #DraftSZN.
39 min
No. 376 - 23 Weeks, 14 Managers, 1 Ultimate Cha...
It's the biggest pre-season event in fantasy hockey: the Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League's Tier 1 auction draft! The game's most brilliant and talented minds take their first step towards the championship on this episode, as they auction draft against one another to build a roster that can take out the rest.
242 min
Short Shifts - It's Benning Too Long!
Short Shifts is back, and in the season 3 premiere, Lewis and Elan cover a heaping helping of preseason news and notes.
32 min
No. 375 - Yahoo!'s Rankings Are They Anyway?
There's always value to be found by combing through Yahoo!'s list top to bottom, which we do the legwork for you on this episode. If your competition is using the Yahoo! rankings as an in-draft guide for when to draft certain players-- as many do!-- we share several opportunites for how to squeeze top value by grabbing the best player when nobody's looking, and by looking the other way when the wrong guy is sitting at the top of the list.
107 min
No. 374 - Dom Luszczyszyn, Fantasy Super Model
Dom comes out to explain how his model works, and what's new and different this year. Together, Elan and Dom find the players whose projections that are causing the biggest disagreements between Dom's model and our patrons' mock drafts.
100 min
No. 373 - 32 Beats: Colorado Avalanche ft. Pete...
In the 19th installment of our 2021 32-Beats series Short Shifts host Ben Burnett welcomes Peter Baugh of the Athletic Colorado to break down the Avalanche ahead of the new fantasy season.
45 min
No. 372 - Smörgoåliesbord 2021-22
Elan and Brian analyze and organize Every. Single. Goalie. likely to play a game in the upcoming 2021-22 NHL campaign, placing them into tiers to get you armed with all the knowledge and strategy you'll need to pick the right G on draft day.
126 min
No. 371 - KKUPFL Mock Draft Analysis w/ Kevin H...
Elan is joined by patron analyst extraordinaire Kevin Hebert to talk through some insights from our KKUPFL mock slow drafts
69 min
No. 370 - 2022 Calder Candidates w/ Victor Nuño
Fantasy Hockey Life's Victor Nuño joins Elan to break down all of the potential rookie of the year candidates for 2021/22.
108 min
No. 369 - 32 Beats: New York Islanders ft. Arth...
In the 18th installment of our 2021 32-Beats series Short Shifts host Ben Burnett welcomes Arthur Staple of the Athletic New York to break down the New York Islanders. Perfect timing following the flurry of signings Isles GM Lou Lamoriello announced Wednesday.
60 min