Found September 27, 2013 on Fantasy Sports Locker Room:
Chris Meaney on P.K. Subban at 1 in his 2013-14 Fantasy Hockey Defense Rankings Last year P.K. Subban won the Norris Trophy with a league high 38 points in 42 games, but Erik Karlsson missed most of the season and the year before last, he posted 78 points in 81 games. Why should anyone even consider P.K. over a point per game D-man in Karlsson? P.K. Subban is a stud. The reason he is a better fantasy player than Karlsson and Letang is because of the penalty minutes he racks up. Last year he had 57 penalty minutes compared to only eight from Letang. When Karlsson won the Norris in 2011-12 he finished with 78 penalty minutes, while P.K. pretty much racked up that many penalty minutes last year with his eyes closed. This isn’t about which offensive defensman is better, it’s about which defensman is the better fantasy player.  Karlsson may have the edge in points, but it doesn’t come close when comparing other stats like PIM’s and hits. The Canadiens powerplay has been in the top 5 for ...
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