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Postby kingmike74 » Mon Feb 05, 2007 8:30 pm

Just wondering becuase I am starting a league and want everyone to be happy. I like drafting in mid March, a few weeks after ST starts and things shake out.
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Postby JoshExley » Mon Feb 05, 2007 8:34 pm

A day or two before the season starts is ideal IMO.

When we do online drafts we can usually do it, but when we meet for a live draft it's impossible getting a date that works for everyone, so we wind up drafting the first week or two of March.
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Postby jfg » Mon Feb 05, 2007 9:09 pm

I think the most fun if it's a party style setting is on one of the nights of the first or second round of March Madness. Draft, beer and bracket busting all in one night makes for a good time.
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Postby Mugrila » Mon Feb 05, 2007 9:11 pm

Yeah, I try to draft as close to opening day as possible, but that doesn't usually work as I get too impatient. :*)
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Postby fiz » Mon Feb 05, 2007 9:40 pm

as close to the season as possible - there's nothing more frustrating than having a guy who gets hurt in ST...
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Postby astav28 » Mon Feb 05, 2007 11:29 pm

as early as possible; we just finished up our keeper league draft on sunday. makes things interesting...also its nice to do it before the yahoo rankings come out because people have to do more work on their own
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Postby Mugrila » Mon Feb 05, 2007 11:46 pm

astav28 wrote:as early as possible; we just finished up our keeper league draft on sunday. makes things interesting...also its nice to do it before the yahoo rankings come out because people have to do more work on their own


I say let them use Yahoo rankings, gives me the advantage. ;-D
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Postby BigLebowski » Tue Feb 06, 2007 1:05 am

Opening day, if at all possible.
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