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Lockout Chat – Rd. 18

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26 Comments

26 Comments

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    MiniMonk

    July 19, 2019 at 6:53 pm

    Fyfe to Cripps, Duursma to Hurn. Still tempted to get Snelling and field Duursma for one more week but I think I have enough cash to get my last upgrades through

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      Emily Mc'Nail

      July 19, 2019 at 7:02 pm

      Just be careful cause if Melbourne doesn’t get the ball down in the fwd area as much Hurn may not get enough ball time due to that reason so I just see a 70 to maxium 80

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    Petracca

    July 19, 2019 at 6:55 pm

    Currently on (Pretty vanilla):
    Coniglio / Brayshaw –> Cripps / Murphy (+$60k)

    Other potential options would be moving someone from the backline (have Blakely, Sicdawg, and B.Smith) or fixing up a rook (one of Naish, O.Baker, or Burgess)

    Do any of these seem like a higher priority than moving on from Brayshaw? Or am I making the sensible move given his B.E?

    Cheers.

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    MiniMonk

    July 19, 2019 at 6:58 pm

    It’s sensible given his BE and given Blakely and Sic Potential. If rookies on field then maybe sort them? Hard to say without knowing full team

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      Petracca

      July 19, 2019 at 7:05 pm

      Cheers. No rookies on field so finally able to get rid of him. No doubt he will score well this week but just can’t risk it with the BE I guess.

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        Toad

        July 19, 2019 at 7:19 pm

        exactly the same situation and trades. Good trades, points on ground and instant reward

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    James90

    July 19, 2019 at 7:06 pm

    Boys, need some opinions..

    easy match up this week, thinking of trading Hately and Baker on the pine to Snelling and that saints debutant, banking $416k for next week.. leaving cogs and Fyfe on field, but will be covered by those bench fellas, or cogs to Whitfield and Baker to Snelling, taking 152k for next week. As I said easy match up this week before finals.

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    Jay

    July 19, 2019 at 7:08 pm

    1) cong and Rozee out for Murphy and e Curnow $0
    2) cong and o baker out for Taranto and Hanrahan (bench) $86k but play Rozee
    3) cong and Rozee out for Greene and either Murphy/ e Curnow $17k

    Thoughts

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    Marcus

    July 20, 2019 at 9:19 am

    Well done Calvin. O’Brien was the best scorer and well done on the advice of getting Merrett into peoples team. I brought Merrett and Green in for Fyfe and Ebert. I nearly brought in Merrett and Murphy but I think with Kelly and Cogs missing from the GWS midfield Green may get more midfield time and hopefully goes big

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    Marcus

    July 20, 2019 at 9:22 am

    Ow and last night was probably the best start to a Round I’ve ever had with B Smith, B Crouch and Merrett with a combined score of 389

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      The Cricket

      July 20, 2019 at 12:22 pm

      A high scoring Friday night sets us up nicely in good spirits for the fantasy weekend doesn’t it?

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    Andy

    July 20, 2019 at 3:36 pm

    Was thinking of taking Cripps. Glad I didn’t. 20 at half time.

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    The Cricket

    July 20, 2019 at 4:55 pm

    Cripps. Pfft. What a plonker.

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      llizardofoz

      July 20, 2019 at 6:08 pm

      Nope. He copped a lot of attention and even had frees awarded against him when opponents were shepherding him off the ball at ruck contests. I know I had the C on him.

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        The Cricket

        July 20, 2019 at 6:49 pm

        Yep so did I. Can’t believe I did that.

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          Squid

          July 21, 2019 at 10:52 am

          Makes me feel a bit better about my captain Rocky

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    Jono

    July 20, 2019 at 5:44 pm

    Your telling me, I had him as captain. FML

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    Seamus

    July 20, 2019 at 6:56 pm

    grundy is on fire and ive got him as cap this weeks looking good. Ive got 5 players over 130 so far and zerrett with 126

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    Darren

    July 20, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    GWS v Pies, what a fantasy relevant fixture!

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    Adam

    July 20, 2019 at 7:18 pm

    Ouch. My team is averaging 120, but I put the C on Cripps instead of Grundy

    That hurts

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    Fantasy Mad

    July 20, 2019 at 7:25 pm

    Thanks Brodie – and Calvin :)

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    Mike Burnout

    July 20, 2019 at 7:25 pm

    I hope Gawn goes big tomorrow was tossing up between him and Grundy

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    Andy

    July 20, 2019 at 11:12 pm

    Grundy vc, Dunkly c. Go Dunkley tomorrow!

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    Andy

    July 21, 2019 at 12:17 pm

    Hayden McLean turned out to be a good pick. I brought him in because I knew he would go into the ruck.

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    Mike

    July 21, 2019 at 12:38 pm

    492 from my rucks ROB and Grundy (C) !!!

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    Scott

    July 21, 2019 at 2:15 pm

    Bewley scores more than Cripps (C) and Hartlett, no cover for Birchall. Ouch!

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