AFL Teams 2017: Round 17

Friday Updates

6:25pm Thursday 13/07/2017

Teams are in! Scott Selwood (Mid $506,000) is confirmed in. Huge ins for the suns with Pearce Hanley (Def/Mid $390,000)
Michael Rischitelli (Mid $447,000). Gary Ablett (Mid $673,000 ), Aaron Hall (Mid $580,000)
. And late out horrors from last week Toby Greene (Fwd $551,000) and Josh P. Kennedy (Mid $584,000) are listed.
We lose a couple of Cats rookies in Wylie Buzza (Omitted), Zach Guthrie (Omitted).
A few other potential Sunday extended bench selections with many named so check Friday 5pm.

6:00pm Thursday 13/07/2017

Round 17 teams will drop from ~6:25pm tonight Early news already that Josh Battle (Fwd $174,000) to debut for saints. Cameron Zurhaar (Fwd $150,000) will also debut for Roos.
Good news too for peeps with Scott Selwood (Mid $506,000) who is set to return for the cats. Also reports that Hugh Greenwood (Mid/fwd $364,000) is back in for the crows.
Reports are that Jobe Watson (Mid $555,000) will be rested for the dons.

Fantasy relevant INs and OUTs

IN:
Josh Battle (Fwd $174,000)
Scott Selwood (Mid $506,000)
Cameron Zurhaar (Fwd $150,000)
Pearce Hanley (Def/Mid $390,000)
Michael Rischitelli (Mid $447,000)
Gary Ablett (Mid $673,000 )
Aaron Hall (Mid $580,000)
Jeremy Howe (Def $510,000)
Jay Kennedy-Harris (Fwd $195,000)
Hugh Greenwood (Mid/Fwd $364,000)
Toby Greene (Fwd $551,000)
Josh P. Kennedy (Mid $584,000)

*Check Sunday extended bench selections 5pm Friday*
Shai Bolton (Mid/Fwd $221,000 ),
Nathan Broad (Def $220,000)
Ivan Soldo (Ruck $189,000)
Jake Barrett (Mid $378,000)
Jacob Allison (Mid/Fwd $150,000)
Cedric Cox (Def $211,000)
Joshua Deluca (Mid/Fwd $158,000)
Lewis Young (Fwd $154,000)
Declan Hamilton (Mid/Fwd $150,000)

OUT:
Jobe Watson (Rested)
Billy Longer (Hamstring)
Wylie Buzza (Omitted),
Zach Guthrie (Omitted)
Brayden Fiorini (Omitted),
Tendai Mzungu (Omitted)
Patrick Cripps (Leg)

Thursday Updates & Early News

Important times to Remember:

Weekend teams from ~6:25pm AEST Thursday 13/07/2017
Sunday extended bench selections from ~5:00 AEST Friday 14/07/2017
Late changes Saints vs Dons ~6:50pm AEST Friday 14/07/2017
Full Lockout Saints vs Dons 7:50pm AEST Friday 14/07/2017

Friday July 14

St Kilda v Essendon, Etihad Stadium (7.50pm)

saints

B Jarryn Geary, Nathan J. Brown, Dylan Roberton
HB Jack Newnes, Jake Carlisle, Shane Savage
C Leigh Montagna, Koby Stevens, Jack Billings
HF Jack Sinclair, Nick Riewoldt, Jack Lonie
F Jade Gresham, Josh Bruce, Josh Battle
FOL Tom Hickey, Sebastian Ross, Jack Steven
I/C Jack Steele, Sam Gilbert, Ben Long, Daniel McKenzie
EMG Luke Dunstan, Blake Acres, Rowan Marshall
IN
Josh Battle, Tom Hickey
OUT
Billy Longer (Hamstring), Tim Membrey (Suspension)
NEW
Josh Battle

dons

B Mark Baguley, Michael Hartley, Andrew McGrath
HB Martin Gleeson, Michael Hurley, James Kelly
C Zach Merrett, Dyson Heppell, Brendon Goddard
HF James Stewart, Cale Hooker, David Zaharakis
F Orazio Fantasia, Joe Daniher, Josh Green
FOL Tom Bellchambers, Travis Colyer, Darcy Parish
I/C David Myers, Craig Bird, Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti, Conor McKenna
EMG Joshua Begley, Kyle Langford, Matt Dea
IN
Craig Bird
OUT
Jobe Watson (Rested)

Shags’ Watchlist

bat
Another week another debut with Josh Battle (Fwd $174,000) who gets a run with Membrey out suspended. This would imply that his JS is shakey, but as it often goes, play well hold your spot. He started well in VFL this year however has had some time on the sidelines due to injury. I wouldn’t jump on this week but rather watch and see how he goes for 1 week.

Saturday July 15

Geelong v Hawthorn, MCG (1.45pm)

cats

B Jed Bews, Tom Lonergan, Zach Tuohy
HB Jake Kolodjashnij, Lachie Henderson, Andrew Mackie
C Steven Motlop, Joel Selwood, Cameron Guthrie
HF Brandan Parfitt, Harry Taylor, Jordan Murdoch
F Daniel Menzel, Tom Hawkins, James Parsons
FOL Zac Smith, Mitch Duncan, Patrick Dangerfield
I/C Mark Blicavs, Sam Menegola, Scott Selwood, Rhys Stanley
EMG Wylie Buzza, Zach Guthrie, Sam Simpson
IN
Daniel Menzel, Scott Selwood
OUT
Wylie Buzza (Omitted), Zach Guthrie (Omitted)
MILESTONES: Zac Smith – Playing 100th game

hawks

B Blake Hardwick, Kaiden Brand, Kurt Heatherley
HB Ryan Burton, James Sicily, Luke Hodge
C Isaac Smith, Tom Mitchell, Billy Hartung
HF Luke Breust, Jack Gunston, Liam Shiels
F Taylor Duryea, Jarryd Roughead, Ryan Schoenmakers
FOL Ben McEvoy, Shaun Burgoyne, Daniel Howe
I/C Will Langford, Ricky Henderson, Kade Stewart, Tim O’Brien
EMG Harry Morrison, Ty Vickery, Brendan Whitecross
IN
No Change
MILESTONES: Luke Hodge – Playing 300th game

Shags’ Watchlist

scooter
Scooter, Scott Selwood (Mid $506,000) was in some amazing form this year before a couple of games on the sidelines. He’s still relatively cheap if that form can come back, but he certainly isnt the bargain he was earlier in the year. This is a watch for one week if you are considering him as a cheaper premium to jump on, his BE of 101 means he wont go up too much if he guns.

Port Adelaide v North Melbourne, Adelaide Oval (2.10pm)

port

B Jasper Pittard, Tom Clurey, Logan Austin
HB Darcy Byrne-Jones, Tom Jonas, Hamish Hartlett
C Brad Ebert, Ollie Wines, Jared Polec
HF Sam Gray, Jackson Trengove, Sam Powell-Pepper
F Chad Wingard, Charlie Dixon, Justin Westhoff
FOL Paddy Ryder, Robbie Gray, Travis Boak
I/C Matthew White, Jarman Impey, Joe Atley, Dan Houston
EMG Aaron Young, Brett Eddy, Riley Bonner
IN
Logan Austin
OUT
Jack Hombsch (Omitted)
MILESTONES: Ollie Wines – Playing 100th game, Sam Gray – Playing 50th game, Jackson Trengove – Playing 150th game, Joe Atley – Played 1st game

roos

B Luke McDonald, Robbie Tarrant, Aaron Mullett
HB Shaun Atley, Scott D. Thompson, Lindsay Thomas
C Sam Gibson, Shaun Higgins, Andrew Swallow
HF Nathan Hrovat, Majak Daw, Taylor Garner
F Jy Simpkin, Ben Brown, Cameron Zurhaar
FOL Todd Goldstein, Jack Ziebell, Ben Cunnington
I/C Daniel Nielson, Mitchell Hibberd, Corey Wagner, Declan Mountford
EMG Lachlan Hansen, Ryan Clarke, Trent Dumont
IN
Cameron Zurhaar
OUT
Trent Dumont (Omitted)
NEW
Cameron Zurhaar
MILESTONES: Robbie Tarrant – Playing 100th game, Daniel Nielson – Played 1st game

Shags’ Watchlist

zur
Another debut for the Roos Cameron Zurhaar (Fwd $150,000) gets his chance this week. He plays a mid forward kind of role which is always good potentially for Fantasy stats. Beware the issue with North rotating its rookies, so his Job Security is very shaky.

Gold Coast Suns v Collingwood, Metricon Stadium (4.35pm)

suns

B Jarrod Harbrow, Rory Thompson, Pearce Hanley
HB Trent McKenzie, Steven May, Adam Saad
C Michael Rischitelli, Gary Ablett, Matt Rosa
HF Jarryd Lyons, Tom J. Lynch, Callum Ah Chee
F Ben Ainsworth, Peter Wright, Jack Martin
FOL Jarrod Witts, Touk Miller, David Swallow
I/C Alex Sexton, Sean Lemmens, Jack Bowes, Aaron Hall
EMG Jesse Lonergan, Brayden Fiorini, Jack Scrimshaw
IN
Pearce Hanley, Michael Rischitelli, Gary Ablett, Aaron Hall
OUT
Brayden Fiorini (Omitted), Jesse Lonergan (Omitted), Ryan Davis (Omitted), Darcy Macpherson (Omitted)

pies

B Jeremy Howe, Lynden Dunn, Tom Langdon
HB Jack Crisp, Tyson Goldsack, Brayden Maynard
C Steele Sidebottom, Scott Pendlebury, Will Hoskin-Elliott
HF Josh Thomas, Ben Reid, Travis Varcoe
F Jamie Elliott, Darcy Moore, Alex Fasolo
FOL Brodie Grundy, Daniel Wells, Adam Treloar
I/C Jordan De Goey, Jarryd Blair, Matthew Scharenberg, Taylor Adams
EMG Rupert Wills, Josh Smith, Mason Cox
IN
Jeremy Howe, Darcy Moore, Daniel Wells, Jarryd Blair
OUT
Mason Cox (Omitted), Josh Smith (Omitted), Tim Broomhead (Omitted), Levi Greenwood (Suspension)
MILESTONES: Daniel Wells – Playing 250th game, Jarryd Blair – Playing 150th game

Shags’ Watchlist

riski
Veteran Suns player Michael Rischitelli (Mid $447,000) is finally back after a very serious knee injury that required a reconstruction. As such you wouldn’t jump on this week. However he has been Fantasy relevant in the past, and he is all class as a Football player, and if he does come out and play like his form in the past, he is relatively cheap. One to chuck on your watchlist as a Mid premo cheapy.

GWS Giants v Sydney Swans, Spotless Stadium (7.25pm)

gws

B Nathan Wilson, Aidan Corr, Nick Haynes
HB Adam Tomlinson, Phil Davis, Heath Shaw
C Lachie Whitfield, Callan Ward, Matt de Boer
HF Devon Smith, Rory Lobb, Jeremy Cameron
F Dylan Shiel, Jonathon Patton, Steve Johnson
FOL Shane Mumford, Matthew Kennedy, Tom Scully
I/C Toby Greene, Harry Perryman, Josh Kelly, Zac Williams
EMG Will Setterfield, Tendai Mzungu, Dawson Simpson
IN
Steve Johnson, Toby Greene, Zac Williams
OUT
Sam J. Reid (Ankle), Tendai Mzungu (Omitted), Daniel Lloyd (Omitted)
MILESTONES: Aidan Corr – Playing 50th game

swans

B Nic Newman, Heath Grundy, Nick Smith
HB Jake Lloyd, Dane Rampe, Zak Jones
C Isaac Heeney, Josh P. Kennedy, Callum Mills
HF Gary Rohan, Lance Franklin, George Hewett
F Dean Towers, Sam Reid, Kieren Jack
FOL Sam Naismith, Dan Hannebery, Luke Parker
I/C Jarrad McVeigh, Lewis Melican, Tom Papley, Daniel Robinson
EMG Oliver Florent, Will Hayward, Jeremy Laidler
IN
Josh P. Kennedy
OUT
Oliver Florent (Omitted)
MILESTONES: Isaac Heeney – Playing 50th game

Shags’ Watchlist

parker
If you started Luke Parker (Mid $565,000) like many of the swans players, you’d have been disappointed. But swans are back in the 8, and one of the big reasons is players like Parker who started poor have been lifting. Three tonnes on the trot, one being a huge 148, if Parker is going to continue scoring like this, he is definitely underpriced.

Melbourne v Adelaide Crows, TIO Stadium — Darwin (7.40pm)

dees

B Michael Hibberd, Oscar McDonald, Neville Jetta
HB Josh Wagner, Sam Frost, Bernie Vince
C Alex Neal-Bullen, Jordan Lewis, Mitch Hannan
HF Christian Petracca, Tom McDonald, Jayden Hunt
F Jeff Garlett, Jesse Hogan, Cameron Pedersen
FOL Max Gawn, Clayton Oliver, Jake Melksham
I/C Dean Kent, Jay Kennedy-Harris, James Harmes, Joel Smith
EMG Jack Trengove, Billy Stretch, Sam Weideman
IN
Jay Kennedy-Harris
OUT
Billy Stretch (Omitted)

crows

B Rory Laird, Jake Lever, Andy Otten
HB Luke Brown, Daniel Talia, Jake Kelly
C Rory Sloane, Richard Douglas, Brodie Smith
HF Riley Knight, Taylor Walker, Charlie Cameron
F Eddie Betts, Josh Jenkins, Mitch McGovern
FOL Sam Jacobs, Matt Crouch, Brad Crouch
I/C David Mackay, Hugh Greenwood, Rory Atkins, Tom Lynch
EMG Jonathon Beech, Jordan Gallucci, Paul Seedsman
IN
Hugh Greenwood, Tom Lynch
OUT
Wayne Milera (Calf), Scott Thompson (Omitted)

Shags’ Watchlist

jkh
Jay Kennedy-Harris (Mid/Fwd $195,000) gets another run for the Dees. Clearly his Job Security is shaky, however signs in the VFL are that he can really win the footy, with a couple of 40+ possession games! This doesn’t always translate to the AFL field, and his last 2 scores of 27 and 42 aren’t that impressive. However if he can keep a spot in the team, he has great potential as a cashcow.

Sunday July 16

Richmond v Brisbane Lions, Etihad Stadium (1.10pm)

tiges

B Jayden Short, Alex Rance, Dylan Grimes
HB Brandon Ellis, David Astbury, Nick Vlastuin
C Shane Edwards, Trent Cotchin, Shaun Grigg
HF Kane Lambert, Sam Lloyd, Jason Castagna
F Daniel Rioli, Jack Riewoldt, Dan Butler
FOL Toby Nankervis, Dustin Martin, Josh Caddy
I/C Dion Prestia, Kamdyn McIntosh, Connor Menadue, Anthony Miles, Shai Bolton, Nathan Broad, Ivan Soldo (Three to be omitted)
IN
Nick Vlastuin, Anthony Miles, Shai Bolton, Nathan Broad, Ivan Soldo
OUT
Taylor Hunt (Omitted), Tyson Stengle (Omitted)

lions

B Josh Walker, Harris Andrews, Daniel Rich
HB Sam Mayes, Tom Cutler, Alex Witherden
C Hugh McCluggage, Dayne Zorko, Jarrod Berry
HF Lewis Taylor, Daniel McStay, Ryan Bastinac
F Ben Keays, Eric Hipwood, Josh Schache
FOL Stefan Martin, Tom Rockliff, Dayne Beams
I/C Nick Robertson, Cedric Cox, Michael Close, Ryan Lester, Rhys Mathieson, Jacob Allison, Jake Barrett (Three to be omitted)
IN
Ben Keays, Josh Schache, Cedric Cox, Michael Close, Jacob Allison, Jake Barrett
OUT
Rohan Bewick (Omitted), Archie Smith (Omitted), Matthew Hammelmann (Omitted)
NEW
Jacob Allison

Shags’ Watchlist

lam
At the start of the season, it looked like Kane Lambert (Fwd $538,000) was barely top 22 for the tiges.
But just throwing it out there, his last 5 games have been amazing, averaging 111.8 with a high of 147, his role all of a sudden seems conducive to scoring in Fantasy. It would be a bold coach to grab him, and I must admit that this screams fools gold to me, but he has definitely done enough to earn a watchlist for me, especially since forward premiums are all over the shop this year.

zorko
Just realised I didnt have the new Pig potential in Dayne Zorko (Mid $668,000) on my watchlist, which is a glaring omission. 181. say no more. Averging 121.1 for the year. Only downside is he has avery low floor, with a score of 45. If you consider that an outlier, jump on board the Zorko train.

Carlton v Western Bulldogs, MCG (3.20pm)

blues

B Ciaran Byrne, Liam Jones, Lachie Plowman
HB Sam Docherty, Jacob Weitering, Dale Thomas
C Kade Simpson, Bryce Gibbs, Jed Lamb
HF Sam Kerridge, Charlie Curnow, Matthew Wright
F Sam Petrevski-Seton, Levi Casboult, Jack Silvagni
FOL Matthew Kreuzer, Marc Murphy, Zac Fisher
I/C Dylan Buckley, Blaine Boekhorst, David Cuningham, Nick Graham, Alex Silvagni, Ciaran Sheehan, Liam Sumner (Three to be omitted)
IN
Ciaran Byrne, Dylan Buckley, Blaine Boekhorst, Nick Graham, Alex Silvagni, Liam Sumner
OUT
Simon White (Knee), Harrison Macreadie (Omitted), Patrick Cripps (Leg)

dogs

B Dale Morris, Zaine Cordy, Jason Johannisen
HB Shane Biggs, Lewis Young, Matthew Suckling
C Lachie Hunter, Mitch Wallis, Robert Murphy
HF Toby McLean, Jake Stringer, Luke Dahlhaus
F Bailey Dale, Jack Redpath, Liam Picken
FOL Jordan Roughead, Marcus Bontempelli, Jack Macrae
I/C Fletcher Roberts, Tom Liberatore, Mitch Honeychurch, Declan Hamilton, Tory Dickson, Bailey Williams, Caleb Daniel (Three to be omitted)
IN
Shane Biggs, Lewis Young, Robert Murphy, Declan Hamilton, Tory Dickson, Bailey Williams
OUT
Clay Smith (Omitted), Matthew Boyd (Achilles), Easton Wood (Suspension)
NEW
Lewis Young, Declan Hamilton

Shags’ Watchlist

young
Reports are that Lewis Young (Fwd $154,000) is an almost certainty to debut for the dogs on Sunday. Another one of those really tall former basketball draftees, he was a draft standout. With Easton Wood only out for a week however its going to take an amazing performance to hold a spot in the team. Make sure you check Sunday Extended bench selections

Fremantle v West Coast Eagles, Subiaco Oval (4.40pm)

freo

B Luke Ryan, Joel Hamling, Lee Spurr
HB Ethan Hughes, Michael Johnson, Connor Blakely
C Stephen Hill, Lachie Neale, Bradley Hill
HF Lachie Weller, Hayden Ballantyne, Nick Suban
F Michael Walters, Brennan Cox, Darcy Tucker
FOL Sean Darcy, Nat Fyfe, David Mundy
I/C Shane Kersten, Joshua Deluca, Sam Collins, Ryan Nyhuis, Brady Grey, Griffin Logue, Hayden Crozier (Three to be omitted)
IN
Lee Spurr, David Mundy, Joshua Deluca, Sam Collins
OUT
Tommy Sheridan (Hamstring)
MILESTONES: Nick Suban – Playing 150th game, Joshua Deluca – Played 1st game, Ryan Nyhuis – Played 1st game

wce

B Brad Sheppard, Will Schofield, Tom Barrass
HB Elliot Yeo, Jeremy McGovern, Shannon Hurn
C Andrew Gaff, Sam Mitchell, Lewis Jetta
HF Liam Duggan, Jack Darling, Jamie Cripps
F Mark LeCras, Josh J. Kennedy, Mark Hutchings
FOL Scott Lycett, Matt Priddis, Luke Shuey
I/C Dom Sheed, Chris Masten, Jack Redden, Nathan Vardy, Drew Petrie, Thomas Cole, Jackson Nelson (Three to be omitted)
IN
Will Schofield, Josh J. Kennedy, Chris Masten, Jack Redden, Thomas Cole, Jackson Nelson
OUT
Malcolm Karpany (Quad), Eric Mackenzie (Hamstring), Sharrod Wellingham (Omitted)
MILESTONES: Elliot Yeo – Playing 100th game

Shags’ Watchlist


Ryan Nyhuis (Def $168,000) was the toast of freo after his 4 goal haul last week including the games clutch goal. Surely after that game Freo will give him another chance this week. Only 67 points after 4 goals, and traditionally a lockdown defender, is a bit of a concern, but if he is named again that is a good sign for his Job Security. Make sure you check Sunday extended bench selection 5pm Friday.

106 Comments

  • Finally getting rid of Preuss. Who would be the best 150k rookie to replace him with?

  • not team sheet related but – im in a 18 team league where we all play each other once (meaning our fixtures finish in round 18) – jus wondering does anyone know whether we start finals in round 19 with gf in round 22 or if round 19 is a bye n we start in round 20 with gf in round 23. cant find anything on it anywhere. cheers legends :)

  • STAND by your man S martin

  • legends legends legends I’m sick of of it

  • Should i still trade stef if it allows me to go Tuohy to Doc
    ??

  • Had planned to downgrade Hannan (BE 67) to a rookie this week, but with Karpany out I think ill downgrade him first in case theres another late exclusion this week (JPK got me a doughnut last week with his late exclusion)

    Trades:
    Karpany > Hibberd
    Ainsworth > Jelwood

    Thoughts?

    Ill most likely downgrade Hannan next week and upgrade Oliver to a premo

  • Scooter to Zorko
    or Hanners to Zorko

    • Tough call hanners been shit and scooter been injured and think been marked to tag this week toss a coin. Scooter probably more chance better score v Hawks and if tag will rack up 17 tackles so trade out hanners

      • Thanks mate,

        I’m leaning to scooter,
        Hanners plays shit on the wing, but ive seen him named on the ball..

        Love scooters tackles. has been injured and i rekon his last game was limited due to injury also (playing with tight hammy)

        BE is in scooters favour, but doesnt mean much

        GWS harder to score against than Hawks

        trading our hanners pockets me an extra 20k and scooter will drop less than hanners for upgrade (or down to Jelwood) next week

    • Hanners, as Scooter should tackle his way to 90-120 every week

  • As a Kruez and Witts owner I’m not happy that cox and Archie got dropped. There goes my advantage

  • The two most important outs are not on the list… Archie Smith and Mason Cox.

    Having Grundy and Martin in my ruck makes me feel a lot better seeing that.

  • Is Dom Sheed gunna play? He had poor run last week there are lots of ins for eagles they are coming off loss too he is on ext bench. Does the order mean anything? AFL site has him like 6th but above he’s first so dunno? If he is out I’m gunna have to hold Hanley

  • Best out of the potential new debuts? Best job security?

    • None really but at late stage of year JKH still $195k so is rookie with all of the injuries and outs at demons if he can play well he may cement a spot. All reports say he’s been carving in vfl does not always mean afl DT scores but shows he is fit

  • DEF: Docherty, Adams, Laird, Lloyd, Newnes, Witherden (Ryan, Willis)
    MID: Titch, Danger, Merrett, Dusty, Treloar, JPK, Rocky, Mountford (Hibberd, Lloyd)
    RUC: Grundy, Stef (Cameron, McInerney)
    FWD: Macrae, Heeney, Dahlhaus, Nankervis, Miller, Greenwood (Beech, Polson)

    I have 14k in the bank, trade ideas would be appreciated, cheers :)

    • tough one..
      your team isnt that bad, I wouldnt look to upgrade this week as you wont be able to do a decent upgrade. Maybe sideways trade someone to make some $. possibly cash in Lloyd. save cash to upgrade mountford to Jelwood next week (hopefully have a bit of a price drop again?)

  • best downgrade option in DEF to play as D8. Not too worried about JS, just rather have money in the bank. Im leaning towards Nyhuis, with Ryan at D7.

    tossing up between:
    Nyhuis (aware score was inflated with goals last week)
    Hibberd (is he worth the extra cash than Nyhuis, playing as D8)
    Nielson (8k cheaper than Nyhuis, poorer JS)
    Joel Smith

  • Who to field out of Hibberd and Mountford?

  • Upgrading Nank in fwd line.
    Who would be the better pick walters, menagola, buddy, roo, stevens.
    I have Yeo. Greene. Macrea. Dahl. Heeney.
    Cheers

  • All my promos in woo hoo
    Which option please
    1. Z Jones and T stewart to simpson and hibbard
    2. Goldy and Rocky to Martin and Parker
    3. Z Jones and Rocky to Simpson and murphy
    4. Z Jones and Rocky to Doc and Withers can field Myers or withers

  • Who wins this trade in draft league?

    Aaron hall or Toby McLean?

  • Get Scooter, JPK, Greene and Greenwood back this week and draft in Zorko and K Stevens. I pity the fool up against me this week in league match up!

  • I can have Fyfe, Hall or scooter as an emergency…….. so who?

  • Best forward to bring in this week? Already have Macrae, Menegola, Heeney, Dalhaus, Greenwood.

    • Yeo has had a few down weeks but still has the best average for a forward (off the top of my head that is – is 102). Otherwise Stevens from the Saints I have and is a decent unique option.

  • Who to get in draft league? Hall or Mclean?

  • DEF: Adams, Lloyd, Laird, Newnes, Newman, Ryan (Hibberd, O’Connor)
    MID: Titch, Danger, Zorko, Merrett, Murphy, Shuey, Dahlhaus, Witherden (Brown, Cousins)
    RK: Grundy, Stef (Darcy, Pierce)
    FWD: Yeo, Heeney, Macrae, Stevens, Steele, Greenwood (Buzza, Polson)
    – 120k salary

    Hi guys, any thoughts on possible trades by any chance??

    Was going to get rid of stef and via DPP i could have got in docherty (which is well overdue), but now with Archie out I’m thinking it’s wiser to keep him. Maybe Greenwood to Joel Selwood in midfield (move Dahlhaus forward) and can hopefully then get to Beams in a week or two to ‘finish’ midfield.

    Any thoughts much appreciated!!

    • Im holding steph for that reason, selwood has a be of 131 so could be cheaper next week, greenwood has a be of 36 so a bit ofcash left in him still, could chop steel then bring in someone selwood, then just swap a bloke on ur bench, that would leave u with some cash for next week??

      • yeh righto cheers mate. In a way is a shame archie got dropped as may have worked better to trade stef out as was thinking i could still do greenwood and selwood next week with those breakevens as would move even closer together in price!

        Steele’s form has been pretty good recently so do you think maybe trading dahlhaus might be the better option? doesn’t feel as comfortable trading him but just a thought.

        • if you are keeping steph this week it will be for the long haul he will loose a bit of cash, everyone has dahlhaus so no problem holding him, ur right about steelehe isin good form, ur sorta in a good spot, i only say not to trade greenwood as he has cash to make but others dont, its a good problem to have i guess

          • Yeh I agree on that now with greenwood 100%, better to hold one more week at least. I guess it may be a luxury trade in a sense for me this week possibly then as other few rookies still have way too much cash to make.

            What are your thoughts on cousins to deluca (if he plays)/150k and then can get dahlhaus to Josh Kelly in midfield. Is a bit of a gamble as I am pretty much hoping that steele outscores dahl for rest of the year but on current form is possible. Would then mean i downgrade ryan or hibberd next week to get the cash to bridge the gap to get from greenwood to selwood or beams even?

          • sounds the goods, dusty is a bit cheaper for similar output that extra coin could be handy next week

          • thanks heaps for your help mate. much appreciated

  • My team:
    Def: Docherty, Adams, Laird, Lloyd, Newnes, Witherden (Ryan, Scharenberg)
    Mid: Mitchell, Dangerfield, Merrett, Martin, Treloar, Rockliff, Hannebery, SPP (Mountford, Cousins)
    Ruck: Grundy, Darcy (Buzza, Cameron)
    Fwd: Macrae, Heeney, Yeo, Dahlhaus, Nankervis, Greenwood (Lloyd, Polson)

    Cash: $151k

    Thoughts on what to do lads?

  • docherty, adams, Laird, newnes, shaw, newman(witherland, Ryan)

    Dangerfield, T. Mitchell, merrett, kennedy, loyd, martin, myers, greenwood( cousin, mountford)

    Grundy, martin (Cameron, darcy)

    Dahlhaus, heeney, macrae, menegola, Roughead,Nankervis (polson, brown)

    Have 171k in the bank

    Could go shaw to hibberd then roughy to Duncan leaving me 299k

    shaw to selwood moving loyd down back then roughy to duncan moving green wood forward leave me with stuff all

    wouldnt mind keeping greenwood in mids for later on but cant see to many other options, anyone see anything else that could be of help, cheers in advance

    • I like the second option there that you’ve said. Maybe depends on your matchup in a league this week whether you need the win or could go first option and have that spare cash.

      You’ll be able to get greenwood back into mid for a trade by downgrading mountford, when you need to, to a fwd/mid or fwd rookie as one of your trades that week so I wouldn’t worry about that in my opinion. So yeh, i like your second option on the whole there. Hope that helps.

    • Can you go Rough out move Greenwood fwd, move witherden onto field in mids, get Hibberd at d7, gives you 442k, then you can get either of Mountford or Myers to Zorko.
      I wouldn’t trade Shaw I think he’ll be 90-110 from here on in.

  • Is Daniel Neilson worth a look or is zurharr a better option?

  • Marc Murphy or Scott Selwood? Thanks.

  • Zorko or Dochety- it has plagued me all week

    Scharenberg to Smith, Cripps to Zorko (Ryan is e down back)

    or

    Mummy/Greenwood to dud, Cripps to Zorko.

    I am leaning towards Zorko just so that means Mummy as R3 (playing Darcy), Greenwood F7.

    • how many defenders are averaging what doch is, on the other hand as good as zorko is going there are mids that will average around what he is

    • Thanks guys for the help.

      If I jump on Zorko I should be able to get in docherty next week for greenwood anyways after a price rise.
      I agree with the point abou docherty being a defender but either way I have to play witherden this week so it’s really tonne based on now who will score more.
      120 in mid or defence at this time of year still is 120

      Gaff will be M8

  • Seriously tough one, agree. I luckily already have Zorko but also want the doch in badly!

    I agree maybe just Zorko because you’re getting rid of a worse rookie in Scharenberg, however, if Greenwood is only on your bench maybe him instead. He obviously can make more cash still in comparison to Scharenberg so maybe just that option still and cash in mummy/greenwood in coming weeks. Hope that helps.

  • Mountford to Zurhaar & Dahlhaus to Ross
    Or
    Double Downgrade and get rid of beech and cousins?

  • Chances Blakely gets DPP defence??

  • Who will be the new DPP next week?
    Any thoughts??

  • Def: Doc, Adams, Laird, Lloyd, Newman, Witherden, (Ryan, Willis)

    Mid: Titch, Danger, Zerret, Danger, Kelly, Martin, Gaff, Greenwood, (Mountford, Cousins)

    Ruc: Grundy, Stef, (Darcy, Lewis)

    Fwd: Heeney, Yeo, Menegola, Steele, Dahlhaus, Thomas, (Beech, Pickett)

    28k in the bank

    Potential trades are Mountford down to Zarhaar (Pickett dpp) and Dahlhaus to Seb Ross (Greenwood dpp).
    Any opinions or other potential trades?

  • Adams Laird Simpson Newman Newnes Newman (Ryan Smith )

    Titch Danger Pendles JPK Rocky Shuey Treloar Zerret (witherden cousins)

    Grundy Martin

    Yeo Heeney Dahl McRae Kstevens Greenwood (beech Deluca )

    14k
    Taking a risk, witherden to Hibberd

    Shuey to the goat GAZ

    thoughts ?

  • Def: Doc, Adams, Laird, Lloyd, Newnes, Newman, (Ryan, Smith)
    Mid: Titch, Zerret, Danger, Zorko, Martin, Rocky, Greenwood, Witherden, (Mountford, Hibberd)
    Ruck: Grundy, Darcy, (Buzza, Cameron)
    Fwd: Macrae, Yeo, Heeney, Menegola, Dalhaus, Nank, (Cox, Polson)
    19k in the bank.
    Don’t want to get rid of the rookies i have currently as they have cash to make, so really not sure what to do.
    Any suggestions would be appreciated.

  • RIP Stef , Newman to Doch

  • Taking Karpany last week was a waste of time, though I guess he made me 24k.
    Thinking of trading him to L.Young. I could get Kennedy-Harris instead.

    Either trade would allow me to bring in Macrae for Hannan.
    Any thoughts?

  • Do I play Greenwood in my Mid over Witherden and have no fwd bench cover or play Witherden and DPP greenwood to fwd bench just incase someone doesnt play ie Greene.

    Who will score more this week: Greenwood or Witherden

  • I really want Zorko but am concerned with him getting a tag. I know it’s only happened once and he plays in a bad team but watching parts of last weeks game he is just too damaging to let run around on his own. At least if I was coaching against Brisbane I would defs tag him

  • Now that Archie’s out, I have nank in my forward and Ryder in my ruck. Nank to Stef via DPP?

  • Simmo, Montagna or Laird?

    • Coin flip IMO
      Ceiling wise – Laird then Simpson then Montagna.

      But averages should all be ~100.

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