• CHC
    MIL
    Preview
    2:20 PM ET
  • WSH
    ARI
    Preview
    7:05 PM ET
  • PHI
    ATL
    Preview
    7:05 PM ET
  • BAL
    DET
    Preview
    7:05 PM ET
  • PIT
    STL
    Preview
    7:05 PM ET
  • TOR
    TEX
    Preview
    7:07 PM ET
  • MIA
    COL
    Preview
    7:10 PM ET
  • CLE
    SEA
    Preview
    7:10 PM ET
  • BOS
    TB
    Preview
    7:10 PM ET
  • MIN
    CIN
    Preview
    8:10 PM ET
  • HOU
    OAK
    Preview
    8:10 PM ET
  • KC
    CWS
    Preview
    8:15 PM ET
  • LAA
    NYY
    Preview
    10:07 PM ET
  • SD
    NYM
    Preview
    10:10 PM ET
  • SF
    LAD
    Preview
    10:15 PM ET
Page 1 of 67 1231151 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 16 of 1067

Thread: The Auction Keeper League

  1. #1
    Hall of Famer Laika's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    16,377
    Thanks
    1,185
    Thanked 8,761 Times in 4,873 Posts

    The Auction Keeper League

    EDIT

    RULES LOG

    52.6% want 4 keeper players - DECIDED
    66.7% want a limit on how long a player can be kept for - DECIDED. This will be accomplished with monetary inflation, see below.
    50/50 split on NA slot - Not decided but I will say NO NA SLOT to make free agency a bit deeper.
    50/50 split on 2 or 3 transactions per week. Max 3 transactions per week DECIDED, I changed my mind on this.
    60% say next day transactions - DECIDED
    70% want a dispersal draft for promoted team keepers - DECIDED, the four promoted teams will self-administer a dispersal draft in the spring with 16 picks, random order.
    60% want head2head categories - DECIDED
    65% want 6 teams in playoffs; voting supports 4 divisions; top two records get a bye - DECIDED
    60% want worst 4 teams overall to be demoted - DECIDED, promotions will come from the leagues of demoted teams so there will always be 4 teams per league (60% wanted this too).
    90% want promotions based on regular season records - DECIDED

    PROMOTION HIERARCHY

    Go down this list until you hit a team that isn't already in the All-Star League, wants to play, and didn't just get relegated (relegated teams have to sit out 1 year and can't get promoted from some other league.)

    1. Regular season #1
    2. Playoff #1
    3. Regular season #2
    4. Playoff #2
    ... and so on.

    Rationale - regular season success gets precedence but teams can still qualify via playoff success, circumstances permitting.

    KEEPER COSTS, AUCTION BUDGETS, FAAB, AND INFLATION


    - Every team has a base auction budget of $500.
    - You can keep a maximum of 4 players.
    - There is no minimum number of keepers (you're allowed to keep zero.)
    - Keeping a player costs whatever they went for in auction last year + $10. Or, whatever you paid in FAAB off waivers + $10. Players added from free agency for $0 cost $10 to keep. The sum gets subtracted from your auction budget.
    - If you add or trade for a player and want to keep them, they still cost what they went for at auction + $10, even if you picked them up for $0 (This is for the sake of simplicity, but you can think of it like the player having a 'bad contract' attached to them.)
    - FAAB will NOT be tied to auction leftovers. Teams should plan to spend all of their auction $ at auction. FAAB budgets will get set to $100 after the auction.

    YEAR ONE TEAM LIST

    DDL

    FTD
    threalmin
    Silvergun
    njh

    BBDL

    Cyborg
    Spittin
    GD
    SirBJay

    BORED

    Orgfiller
    Dr.Dinger
    BTS
    Boxy

    LoD

    Vdart
    connorp
    wok
    P2F
    Last edited by Laika; 03-22-2017 at 04:53 PM.

  2. #2
    MVP jaysblue's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    7,598
    Thanks
    1,696
    Thanked 1,447 Times in 1,106 Posts
    Sounds pretty cool. I'd be down.

  3. #3
    Hall of Famer Dr. Dinger's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    19,789
    Thanks
    2,548
    Thanked 7,030 Times in 4,426 Posts
    Low maintenance and no farms? I'm in.

  4. #4
    ECJF Level GD's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    26,361
    Thanks
    12,050
    Thanked 4,811 Times in 3,445 Posts
    Sure
    Quote Originally Posted by o2cui2i View Post
    climate change (lol)

  5. #5
    MVP intentional wok's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2014
    Posts
    8,001
    Thanks
    2,199
    Thanked 3,102 Times in 1,867 Posts
    I have wanted to get into a second league since I'm only in LoD at the moment and want to play more. Am I correct in assuming "keeper" in this case simply means that I get to transfer my core from year-to-year but need to rebuild all the complementary players? I guess the question itself disqualifies me from getting in here, but I'm throwing my hat in anyway.

  6. #6
    DONOR Spanky99's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    43,455
    Thanks
    44,843
    Thanked 8,611 Times in 6,617 Posts
    Count me in... well, if I qualify.

  7. #7
    MVP The Cats Ass's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Sable Island
    Posts
    7,662
    Thanks
    1,679
    Thanked 2,038 Times in 1,536 Posts
    What about the best league of them all... WTPDL

  8. The Following User Says Thank You to The Cats Ass For This Useful Post:

    Spanky99 (01-04-2017)

  9. #8
    All Star silvergun's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    6,207
    Thanks
    7,288
    Thanked 2,119 Times in 1,341 Posts
    Gotta say, a keeper league that relegates has been something I've loved the idea of for a while.

    This is also a perfect scenario to implement an auction draft imo, which are fucking awesome.

  10. #9
    Hall of Famer Dr. Dinger's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    19,789
    Thanks
    2,548
    Thanked 7,030 Times in 4,426 Posts
    For the love of god, no silvergun pleeeeeeease

  11. #10
    Hall of Famer Dr. Dinger's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    19,789
    Thanks
    2,548
    Thanked 7,030 Times in 4,426 Posts
    Although I agree this does lend itself very well to auction

  12. #11
    Orioles Hangout Admin Boxcar's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    23,888
    Thanks
    2,333
    Thanked 8,677 Times in 5,360 Posts
    I suck but I think I'll give it a shot
    Quote Originally Posted by Spanky99 View Post
    Frag are you alive?
    Quote Originally Posted by Spanky99 View Post
    I know King isn't... little prick.

  13. #12
    Blue Chip Prospect canadiansportsjunkie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2014
    Location
    Cambridge, Ontario
    Posts
    1,434
    Thanks
    136
    Thanked 127 Times in 101 Posts
    Sounds good. I would be down to join if I make the cut!

  14. #13
    DONOR P2F's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Calgary
    Posts
    6,805
    Thanks
    4,053
    Thanked 2,696 Times in 1,683 Posts
    I'm in(terested).

  15. #14
    All Star L54's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    'Merica
    Posts
    4,965
    Thanks
    715
    Thanked 1,710 Times in 1,079 Posts
    I'll nominate myself.

  16. #15
    DONOR jays4life19's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    16,273
    Thanks
    3,774
    Thanked 4,554 Times in 3,049 Posts
    I thought this was finally going to be the year where a new league did not pop up.

    And ehhh, I'm a loser with no life so I could probably add another league.

  17. #16
    Hall of Famer Laika's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    16,377
    Thanks
    1,185
    Thanked 8,761 Times in 4,873 Posts
    interest seems tepid at best

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •