Yahoo Fantasy Hockey Draft Kit: Rankings, tiers, and more to get you ready

With fantasy hockey draft season here, we’re here to help you get ready. We’ve rounded up our fantasy hockey advice in one spot, so you can dive into all our great content and be ready when you’re on the clock.

Whether you’re playing Fantasy Hockey for the first time or a seasoned pro looking to add another title to your trophy case, our draft kit will provide a guide to building a championship-caliber team.

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Want a quick way to prep before making your picks? Check out our rankings or try a mock draft. Practice makes perfect.

The only way you’ll miss out is if you don’t play. So sign up now and let the drafting season begin!

Note: We’ll continue to update the draft kit as the season approaches.

Fantasy Draft Prep Tips

Position-by-position draft rankings | NHL.com’s Top 250

Draft Tiers: Forwards | Defensemen | Goalies

Mock Draft: Ovechkin first overall pick

Three key draft strategies to implement

Breakout Candidates: Carter Hart leads

Bounce-back candidates: Nine guys to target

Drafting on a budget: Bargains per position

Sleepers: New York goalies among overlooked picks

Busts: Five candidates set to disappoint

First line rankings | Second lines | Power plays

Position updates | Injury tracker

Expert Analysis

One sleeper from every NHL team

Post-hype sleepers you shouldn’t overlook

This player carries big risk, but could pay big dividends

Key Goaltender situations to monitor for your drafts

Hughes brothers headline rookie class

Projections: Forwards (Points) | Goalies/Team Wins | Defensemen (Points)

Injury Gambles: Can you trust these players?

10 prospects worth stashing this season

Which offseason moves will translate to fantasy success?

Which restricted-free agents are worth your consideration?

Who should you draft with the second overall pick?

Sorting out Rask's draft value

Divisional Season Previews

Atlantic, Part 1

Atlantic, Part 2 / Metropolitan, Part 1

Metropolitan, Part 2

Metropolitan, Part 3 / Central, Part 1

Central, Part 2 / Pacific, Part 1

Pacific, Part 2