Final fantasy rankings: A look ahead to next season

With the 2010-11 NHL season coming to a close, it's time take to take a look ahead at where the League's top players rank among the fantasy world for next season. These rankings take into consideration how players performed this season and how we expect them to play next season. They will obviously fluctuate during the offseason with playoff performances, trades and free-agent signings leading into the 2011-12 campaign -- but for now, here's a breakdown of the top players at each position.

Players that possess dual-position eligibility in standard Yahoo! Fantasy Leagues are included in multiple positional ranks -- they are signified with an asterisk.

Just Missed: Logan Couture, Tomas Plekanec, Derek Roy, Paul Stastny, Patrice Bergeron, Brandon Dubinsky, Jeff Skinner*, David Krejci, Mike Ribeiro, Mikhail Grabovski

Just Missed: Matt Moulson, R.J. Umberger*, Andy McDonald*, Ray Whitney, Alex Tanguay, Andrew Ladd, David Booth, Tyler Ennis*, Evander Kane, Vinny Prospal

Just Missed: Martin Havlat, Ryan Callahan, Michael Grabner, Justin Williams, Ales Hemsky, Rene Bourque, Mikael Samuelsson, Drew Stafford, Patric Hornqvist, Brad Boyes

26-50: Chris Pronger, Mark Giordano, Ryan Whitney, Alex Pietrangelo, Brent Seabrook, Jack Johnson, Ryan Suter, John Carlson, Erik Johnson, Tyler Myers, Dennis Wideman, Andrei Markov, Kevin Shattenkirk, Niklas Kronwall, Stephane Robidas, Joe Covo, Kimmo Timonen, Marc Staal, Dennis Seidenberg, Andrej Meszaros, Cody Franson, Travis Hamonic, Kevin Bieksa, Cam Fowler, Ryan Ellis

Just Missed: Brian Campbell, Jordan Leopold, Bryan McCabe, Marek Zidlicky, Dan Girardi, Anton Babchuk, Jay Bouwmeester, Joni Pitkanen, Matt Carle, Zach Bogosian

Just Missed: Dwayne Roloson, Steve Mason, Tuukka Rask, Braden Holtby, Al Montoya, Jonathan Bernier, Ray Emery, Brian Elliott, Brian Boucher, Dan Ellis

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