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10
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19
16
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28
19
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40
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22
27
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20
20
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35
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23
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17

Alex Ovechkin or Matthew Tkachuk

Who Should I Start? - Week 9 • Start New
Alex Ovechkin

Alex Ovechkin

LWWashington Capitals WAS
Matthew Tkachuk

Matthew Tkachuk

LWFlorida Panthers FLA
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Ovechkin over Tkachuk

 
 
 
 
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Tkachuk over Ovechkin

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Matthew Tkachuk
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Performance Alex Ovechkin
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
22411103
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
44826146
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Matthew Tkachuk
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
2359123
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
34717025
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Alex Ovechkin
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
88%
No change since last week.
OWN/START Matthew Tkachuk
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
76%
No change since last week.
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Alex Ovechkin
13th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Matthew Tkachuk
1st
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Alex Ovechkin

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 13th among LW's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 5th with 112.5 total points (4.33 avg).
  • He is currently 68.2 points behind the leader: Jason Robertson
  • He is putting up better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 1.8 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 20 in goals with 6 and is currently ranked 16th among LW.
  • Top 15 in assists with 8 and is currently ranked 13th among LW.
  • Ranked 123rd in +/- with -4.
  • Top 6 in shots on goal with 52 and is currently ranked 4th among LW.
  • Top 6 in time on ice with 21:00:04.6153 and is currently ranked 4th among LW.
  • Top 20 in total penalty minutes with 10 and is currently ranked 19th among LW.
  • Top 50 in blocked shots with 5 and is currently ranked 44th among LW.
  • Top 16 in powerplay goals with 2 and is currently ranked 14th among LW.
  • Top 10 in powerplay assists with 4 and is currently ranked 8th among LW.
  • Ranked 57th in faceoffs won with 1.
  • Top 13 in hits with 33 and is currently ranked 12th among LW.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 6 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: -0.125
  • AVG Assists per game: -0.2573
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +0.4062
Breakdown Matthew Tkachuk

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 1st among LW's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 2nd with 137.0 total points (5.96 avg).
  • He is currently 43.7 points behind the leader: Jason Robertson
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 10 in goals with 6 and is currently ranked 10th among LW.
  • Top 10 in assists with 9 and is currently ranked 8th among LW.
  • Ranked 31st in +/- with 3.
  • Top 35 in shots on goal with 31 and is currently ranked 26th among LW.
  • Top 50 in time on ice with 16:39:05.0000 and is currently ranked 39th among LW.
  • Top 35 in total penalty minutes with 9 and is currently ranked 26th among LW.
  • Top 75 in blocked shots with 4, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 56th among LW.
  • Ranked 18th in powerplay goals with 2.
  • Top 10 in powerplay assists with 4 and is currently ranked 10th among LW.
  • Ranked 95th in hits with 7.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 10 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.0106
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.4888
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +1.0777
Next Up Health Check
Injury Alex Ovechkin

No Injury Reported

Injury Matthew Tkachuk

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Alex Ovechkin
DateOpponentResult
Dec 05@EDM
Dec 07@PHI
Dec 09VS SEA
Dec 11@WPG
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
24614-103
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Matthew Tkachuk
DateOpponentResult
Dec 06@WPG
Dec 08VS DET
Dec 10@TB
Dec 11VS SEA
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
2249262
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Alex Ovechkin
13.25
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Matthew Tkachuk
12.16
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Alex Ovechkin
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
09-10 WAS 71 48 57 105 41 85 353 21 0 0 0
10-11 WAS 79 33 55 88 24 39 360 21 0 0 0
11-12 WAS 76 38 26 64 -7 26 292 19 0 0 0
13-14 WAS 48 30 22 52 0 32 213 20 98 0 16
13-14 WAS 78 53 25 78 -34 48 388 20 203 2 22
14-15 WAS 82 52 30 82 8 58 398 20 258 2 32
15-16 WAS 79 50 19 69 18 53 398 20 227 0 36
16-17 WAS 82 33 37 70 6 50 316 18 218 0 29
17-18 WAS 83 49 38 87 4 32 361 20 141 3 21
18-19 WAS 81 51 38 89 6 40 338 20 223 1 41
19-20 WAS 69 48 19 67 -8 30 311 20 191 1 31
21-22 WAS 47 24 18 42 -7 12 178 18 94 0 23
21-22 WAS 84 50 42 92 9 20 337 19 156 4 25
22-23 WAS 26 13 12 25 -13 16 104 20 72 1 9
ON PACE 82 41 37 78 -13 50 328 20 227 3 28
3-YEAR AVG 71 41 27 68 -9 21 284 158 2 27
Totals 1003 575 445 1020 41 543 4391 20 1943 15 290
Career Matthew Tkachuk
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
16-17 CGY 75 13 36 49 12 100 142 14 64 8 20
17-18 CGY 68 24 25 49 -1 63 188 17 80 7 16
18-19 CGY 81 34 44 78 14 62 209 17 105 6 13
19-20 CGY 71 23 41 64 -3 74 190 17 122 0 22
21-22 CGY 50 10 24 34 4 49 134 18 127 3 9
21-22 CGY 87 44 66 110 62 68 261 17 95 20 21
22-23 FLA 23 10 21 31 11 37 91 19 16 6 7
ON PACE 75 32 68 101 11 121 298 19 52 19 22
3-YEAR AVG 72 28 45 73 64 67 201 117 8 17
Totals 475 169 265 434 95 481 1267 17 625 51 112
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