Fantasy sleeper candidates for 2019-20 Hintz gets boost from Stars signing Pavelski; Kadri, Galchenyuk benefit from trades; podcast analysis NHL.com identifies fantasy hockey sleeper candidates for the 2019-20 season. For more fantasy coverage, visit NHL.com/Fantasy and subscribe for free to the NHL Fantasy on Ice podcast. NOTE: Sleepers are players taken in the late rounds who can vastly outperform their average draft position. They can be young players who have scratched the surface or more experienced ones who remain undervalued for any reason(s). Rookie sleepers (e.g. Max Comtois , Mackenzie Blackwood , Alexandre Texier ) are included in NHL.