Goldzilla v Gazilla – Round 15 Review

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  • Round 16 Scores: 2260
    Studs: Hodge, Shaw, Oxley, Blics, Sidey, Sauce, Dahl, Devon
    Duds: Brodie Smith, Beams, Heppell, Priddis, McKernan
    On the Chopping Block: Was planning Ox and Colq, but might have to reassess and trade McK/Smith
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Need to get Gaz in ASAP, but Def/Fwd take priority over my arguably completed midfield

  • Team Name: Aleks’ Ad Libs
    Round 16 Scores: 2230
    Studs: Goldy (C), GAJ, Hodge, Mundo, Oxley, Rocky.
    Duds: Boyd, Fyfe.
    On the Chopping Block: Nil.
    Overall Ranking Change: Went from 10,149 to 9046 overall, pending changes. Around 6000 for the round.
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Donut in mid, could have cracked 2300, oh well. Kind of a shame GAJ went huge too because not many people had Goldy as C. Still awesome though.

  • Was Matthew Boyd injured? Missed the game

    • No no, he was there. He went into spud mode because it was the week that I traded him in…

  • Team Name: Nic-Nat-Noo
    Round 16 Scores: 2169 (AF)
    Studs: Hodge, Mundy, Pendlebury, Armitage, ABLETT, Rockliff, Jacobs, Dahlhaus, Ziebell, Gray
    Duds: Swan (C), Heppell, S.Edwards, B.Smith, Fyfe, Wines, McKernan, Simpson
    On the Chopping Block: S.Edwards, Amon, McKernan, B.Smith
    Overall Ranking Change: 13410th to 12818th – went up 592 spots
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Terrible start to round with McK, HepD and Edwards, Gaz in this wk paid off so well, under performing premos continued with Fyfe, Wines and Swan captain!!!! :(

  • Team Name: Addicts (Fantasy)
    Round 16 Scores: 2414
    Studs: Everyone except for my duds. Special mentions to Goldstein (C), Ablett, Hodge, Oxley, Dahlhaus
    Duds: Yeo, Fyfe, Hibberd, Parker
    On the Chopping Block: Clancee Pearce

    Team Name: Addicts (RDT)
    Round 16 Scores: 2488
    Studs: Jacobs – given the circumstances. Also Goldy + Gaz (C), and Bontempelli, Goddard, Oxley, Hodge, Redden & Malceski.
    Duds: Newnes, Hibberd, Franklin.

  • Bastards…They just adjusted Armitage’s score down by 3… Scores in both formats 3 points worse.

  • Ibbo or B.Smith > Eski?

  • Team Name: Goatsea Marathon
    Round 16 Scores: 2220
    Studs: Hodge, Mundy, Ablett, Goldy
    Duds: Beams, Pendles (c), Fyfe, Parker, Heppell, Lewis, McKernan, Boyd, Simpson, yeo
    On the Chopping Block: Krak and maybe HepD… Or McKernan so I can field a proper ruckman
    Overall Bye Ranking Change: -22 to take me out to 100th :(
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: I’m just happy I won my league…

  • Team Name: Mumford & Sun’s
    Round 16 Scores: 2278
    Studs: Goldy C, Hodge, Mundy, ROcky, Armo, Jacobs, Ziebell
    Duds: Beams, Mckernan, M.BOYD !!!
    On the Chopping Block: McKernan
    Overall Ranking Change: 14th > 16th
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Matthew Boyd !!!!!!!!!!!

  • Team Name: Nick’s Ninjas
    Round 16 Scores: 2090
    Studs: Mundy, Enright, Rockliff, Jacobs, Ziebell
    Duds: Hibberd, Smith, Fyfe, Parker,
    On the Chopping Block: Hibberd, Smith, Colquhoun, Cripps
    Overall Bye Ranking Change: Dropped from 988 to 1476 :(
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Massively screwed up the Saad -> Smith trade, should have gone Malceski. I was 8k off doing Cripps -> Ablett this week :(

  • Round 16 Scores:2345
    Studs:GOLDY(c)!!!!!, Hodge,Mundy,Shaw,Armo,Boak,Lids,Goddard,Blicavs,Gray
    Duds:B.Smith,McKernan,Fyfe,S.Mitchell
    On the Chopping Block:Probably just downgrading 2 benchers.
    Vent/Brag/Whatever:highest score for the year and moved up 2000 spots into 5000th after my horrible start to the year.

  • H.Taylor or B.Smith for Heski

  • Team: Ddevils
    Score: 2330 (Fantasy)
    Studs: Ablett (c), Goldy, Oxley, Picken, Dahlhaus, Pendels, Goddard, Gawn, Gray, Swan, Bont, Lewis.
    Duds: Higgins, Newnes, Heppell, Parker, Leuenberger, McIntosh.
    Chopping block: McIntosh Berger,
    Don’t know whom yet.
    Another good score. Makes a huge difference getting the captain right. My choice of captain has been poor all year. Cost me a lot.
    Don’t know what to do with Gawn… Was going to get rid of him but took a punt again.. Might keep him for another week.

  • Score: 2250
    Studs: Hodge (C), Mundy, Steven, Rocky, Gaz, Neale, Jacobs, Gray
    Duds: Boyd, Yeo, Hibbo, Smith
    On the Chopping Block: While Adelynch is ok, Bartel is unmissable. Some rookie tweaking for the 20 odd k I’ll need
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: 2250 with two 40s and only 8 tons is pretty good, 10 in the 85-98 range, still kicking myself for taking the C off Gaz on Thursday, but Hodge got within 50 so I can’t feel too bad. Hibbo’s minor rise in form seems to be over, sadly leaving me with two backline failures to still work on.

  • Team Name: luke v has a big d
    Round 16 Scores: 2261
    Studs: Motlop, Dahlhaus, Ablett, Picken, Pendles, Rocky(C), Jacobs, Steven, Hodge, Gray
    Duds: Barlow, Selwood for getting reported because I had a donut, Fyfe
    On the Chopping Block: T.Lynch
    Overall Bye Ranking Change: Not a clue
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Traded Houli for Mal, and Stanton for Ablett and gained about 80 points & lots of $$

  • Score: 2453
    Studs: Goldy, Hodge, Stanton, Boak, Blicsavs.
    Duds: Rich, Sam Mitchell.
    Chopping Block: Rich and someone for Gaz.
    Vent: Traded Scott Thompson.

  • When is lockout finished?

  • Do I get rid of Adams-> rocky or HepD-> rocky??

    • If you already held Adams last week… Then I would hold for an extra week. He has been in great form, and Heppell is so inconsistent that he shouldn’t be in anyone’s final team

      • I will be 10k short of Ablett if I get rid of Heppell, that is the problem

  • Team Name: gethawked
    Round 16 Scores: 2075
    Studs: Dahl Motlop Gaz Hogan Rocky etc…
    Duds: Swan (c), Yeo B.Smith Kmac McKernan – everyone else
    On the Chopping Block: MCKERNAN
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Won my league! Jeez need to improve captain choices? Changed Gaz to Swan last minute… :(

    • Not sure about the everyone’s keenness to ditch McKernan. Are so many of you running him as an R2 or something?

      He’s a rookie, going against one of the very best ruckmen in the competition who is in massive form. What did you really expect? If you’re using him as a cashcow/R3+F7 swingman/Martin standin (as I am) then, well, he’ll be back to usual next week, and he’s got a couple price rises left in him.

      I mean, if you need the cash, well, ok, but I don’t see the point in ragetrading him.

  • Bartel or Eski more important this week?

    My D6 is fields.

    My F6 is Krak / Mckernan.

  • Team Name: Sylvia da besssssssss
    Round 16 Scores: 2163 RDT
    Studs: teh Zilla, Neale, Jacobs, Ox, HoGUN, Hodge, Gray
    Duds: Spuddy, Yeo, Fyfeo, Lever, Beams, Rocky
    On the Chopping Block:
    Overall Bye Ranking Change: DUnno
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Taking the C of Gold for Rocky wasn’t the best idea.
    Cripps -> GAJzilla

  • Team Name:Bendigo Brawlers
    Round 16 Scores:2217
    Studs:Goldy (C), Hodge, Dahlhaus, Rocky, Sauce Jacobs
    Duds:Heppell, Boyd, Beams, McKernan, Newnes, Clurey
    On the Chopping Block:Heppell to GAJ and Ibbo to Malceski???
    Overall Bye Ranking Change:2283 >> 2218
    Vent/Brag/Whatever:Boyd and Heppell were shocking, what do you think about my trades?

  • Team Name: Le Bloods
    Round 16 Scores: 2528
    Studs:Goldy (C), GAblett, Shaw, Rocky, Blivacs, Dahl, Motlop
    Duds: a few in the 70s but no big misses, my lowest was Caleb Daniels who i bought in for 1 week to trade in Ablett.
    On the Chopping Block: Want to get in Bartell this week as my last upgrade. I might cull Kreuzer a bit early as he is on my bench. Unless he get FWD DPP …..Warnie??
    Overall Bye Ranking Change: +348 to 217
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: I was 7th for round 16!

  • Team Name: Deal With It Mate
    Round 16 Scores: 2365
    Studs: Gaz, Goldy, Hodge, Mundy, Ox, Sidey, Dahlhaus, Hogan
    Duds: Boyd, Fyfe, Lewis, Zak Jones
    On the Chopping Block: Saad, Ox, Hogan, Lewis (?)
    Overall Bye Ranking Change: +5973
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Get a new PB score as well as a new PB round rank of 789 :)

  • Team Name: The Whiplashers
    Round 16 Scores: 1973
    Studs: Goldzilla, Shaw, Hogan, Armo, Rocky
    Duds: Swan (C), Fyfe, Trelor
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps, Rich
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Pretty happy with my score, definitely getting in Ablett this week

  • Team Name: Soviet Selection
    Round 16 Scores: 2375
    Studs: Goldy (c), Hodge, Shaw, Dahl, Rocky (few more 90-100s)
    Duds: Hep, Buddy, Titch, Parker, Yeo, Laird
    On the Chopping Block: Wallis to Gazzy.
    Overall Bye Ranking Change: In top 1000 now? Lol
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Gettin da Gaz.

  • Aluminum Hubcats
    2268
    Gold (c), Motlop, Mundy, Gaz etc
    Hep, Parker, Wines, Smith, Boyd, Fields.
    Need to bring in a decent F6 or D6 as I have rooks still.
    Could have been a wild round. In the end about par.

  • Team Name: Bloodbath N Beyond
    Round 16 Scores: 2181
    Studs: Mundy, ox, GOLDY(C) !!!, nic nat, gray, haus
    Duds:Hibbo, burgoyne, buddy, thurlow, beams
    On the Chopping Block: Saad
    Vent/Brag/Whatever:
    Good week. Goldy as captain. Love life. Saad will go now to malceski. Wallis to gaz next week. hopefully

  • Team Name: tempus fugit
    Round 16 Scores: 2310
    Studs: Gaz, Goldy, Blics, Dahlhaus etc
    Duds: Bruce, Cripps
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps
    Overall Bye Ranking Change: up 1484 to 5107
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: stupid stupid me had C on Swanny, and VC on Goldy… argh.