NHL Fantasy Hockey Week One: Forwards Edition

The NHL season starts tomorrow for the Arizona Coyotes! For NHL fans it’s a chance to re-immerse themselves in the ice-cold beer, and the big hits along the glass. For others, it’s a chance to dive into Fantasy Hockey and take home the Title. As many of us fans will be participating in our fantasy drafts in the coming days, here are the top 10 forwards you’ll want on your team!

  1. Sidney Crosby, C, Pittsburgh Penguins
  2. Steven Stamkos C, Tampa Bay Lighting
  3. Corey Perry RW,  Anaheim Ducks
  4. Evgeni Malkin C/RW, Pittsburgh Penguins
  5. John Tarves, C, New York Rangers
  6. Claude Giroux, C/RW, Philadelphia Flyers
  7. Ryan Getzlaf, C, Anaheim Ducks
  8. Alex Ovechkin, RW, Washington Capitals
  9. Patrick Kane, C/RW, Chicago Blackhawks
  10. Jamie Benn, LW, Dallas Stars

To view the full list of forwards click here.

It is important to select a top point scorer in the first round of your draft as they carry the most value in the league.Reigning Hart Trophy Winner Sidney Crosby is at the top of list and for obvious reasons. The Pittsburgh Penguin only lead the league in total points with 104.

We will be helping Fantasy Hockey owners the rest of the week with their draft at the other positions as well!

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