All Forums > SimLeague Hockey > Theme League Classifieds > No Friggin' Frank Finnegans
7/31/2014 3:41 PM
This is a theme league where you have to be able to score to play.

All Forwards and all Defencemen must have points equal to or greater than their assigned WIS Defense rating.

Minor Leaguers: No
Playoff Intensity: Off
Max Injuries: 6
Trades: Yes, 6 to Veto
WW: Off
Clones: No
Relaxed Roster Requirements

Salary Cap: $100,000,000.00

League # 30350

7/31/2014 4:07 PM
IN
8/4/2014 11:50 AM
sounds cool
8/5/2014 6:20 AM
I'm in, also.
8/11/2014 12:02 AM
Welcome, gentlemen!
8/12/2014 12:08 PM
Count me in.
8/12/2014 2:36 PM
I'll try. That's a great theme. It also eliminates injury prone Dmen
8/12/2014 4:22 PM
In
8/12/2014 8:32 PM
ppg or overall p?
8/13/2014 8:18 AM
Another great thing about the league is that it encourages use of the all time great d-men that you never otherwise see even in many theme leagues:  if you want a dman with a rating over 60 you now have to ignore the low point high d-rating guys and focus on guys like Orr, Lidstrom, Niedermeyer, Potvin, Coffey, Stevens, etc.
8/14/2014 1:13 PM
Posted by nucks_habs on 8/12/2014 8:32:00 PM (view original):
ppg or overall p?
It is [total points] greater than or equal to [D-rating].

For interest's sake, here are the 6 defencemen on my team right now:

Player                                                 Points       D-Rating    Salary
85-86 Larry Robinson                             82             82            8.5 mil
77-78 Brad Park                                      79             79            8.2 mil
76-77 Borje Salming                               78              69            6.6 mil
75-76 Ron Stackhouse                           71              63            5.7 mil
78-79 Ian Turnbull                                   63              47            3.8 mil
80-81 Pekka Rautakallio                         56              51            3.9 mil

I don't know the right template for this theme, that's the main reason why I am eager to play the league.
(That, and getting to use some of the bigger-name defence men who are sometimes over looked
in favour of high-D, low scoring defencemen who are cheaper in salary.)
8/14/2014 2:05 PM
Are there any cool parameters on goaltenders?  
8/14/2014 10:09 PM
Posted by alanasdad on 8/14/2014 2:05:00 PM (view original):
Are there any cool parameters on goaltenders?  
I thought about limiting save percentage, but in the end I decided not to....

Does anyone have input on this aspect?
8/14/2014 11:37 PM
Under 91?
8/15/2014 9:10 AM
For some reason I thought there was an .890 limit but I must have been confusing themes?  That said, I'd be fine with anything:  limit, no limit, etc.   Because there is a practical restriction the theme imposes on all players D-ratings (even those with high D ratings would be prolific scorers)  I think there will be no shortage of offense regardless of if there is or isn't a restriction on the goaltenders save %.  That's part of what is so intriguing about this theme:  as the_jsa mentioned it is difficult to guess what the right mix is for a winning team.       
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