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Josh Norris or Mathew Barzal

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Josh Norris

Josh Norris

COttawa Senators OTT
Mathew Barzal

Mathew Barzal

CNew York Islanders NYI
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Norris over Barzal

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Josh Norris
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Barzal over Norris

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Mathew Barzal
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Performance Josh Norris
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
2025-203
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
22415-157
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Mathew Barzal
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
2245023
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
42611147
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Josh Norris
OWN
 
0%
No change since last week.
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0%
No change since last week.
OWN/START Mathew Barzal
OWN
100%
+2.41 compared to last week
START
73%
-4.38 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Josh Norris
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Mathew Barzal
23rd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Josh Norris

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 47th with 152.2 total points (2.67 avg).
  • He is currently 240.8 points behind the leader: Connor McDavid
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.2 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 35 in goals with 6 and is currently ranked 30th among C.
  • Top 50 in assists with 6 and is currently ranked 36th among C.
  • Ranked 40th in +/- with 3.
  • Top 75 in shots on goal with 26, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 62nd among C.
  • Top 75 in time on ice with 17:00:47.1428, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 51st among C.
  • Top 50 in total penalty minutes with 7 and is currently ranked 45th among C.
  • Top 20 in blocked shots with 10 and is currently ranked 19th among C.
  • Top 7 in powerplay goals with 2 and is currently ranked 7th among C.
  • Top 13 in powerplay assists with 2 and is currently ranked 13th among C.
  • Ranked 36th in faceoffs won with 96.
  • Top 19 in hits with 26 and is currently ranked 18th among C.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 57 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.2982
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.3333
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +1.7544
Breakdown Mathew Barzal

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 23rd among C's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 19th with 198.7 total points (3.55 avg).
  • He is currently 194.3 points behind the leader: Connor McDavid
  • He is putting up slightly better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 50 in goals with 4 and is currently ranked 40th among C.
  • Top 75 in assists with 4, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 61st among C.
  • Ranked 209th in +/- with -3.
  • Top 100 in shots on goal with 22, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 81st among C.
  • Top 75 in time on ice with 16:48:08.5714, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 56th among C.
  • Top 20 in total penalty minutes with 10 and is currently ranked 19th among C.
  • Ranked 207th in blocked shots with 1.
  • Top 19 in powerplay assists with 2 and is currently ranked 19th among C.
  • Ranked 133rd in faceoffs won with 18.
  • Ranked 173rd in hits with 4.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 56 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.3036
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.5
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +2.3929
Next Up Health Check
Injury Josh Norris

No Injury Reported

Injury Mathew Barzal

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Josh Norris
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Mathew Barzal
DateOpponentResult
May 10@BOSL 3-2
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
34712-128
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Josh Norris
6.00
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Mathew Barzal
8.38
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Josh Norris
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
21-22 OTT 51 15 17 32 -11 13 85 16 63 336 29
3-YEAR AVG 27 8 9 16 -9 7 47 33 183 16
Totals 60 17 19 36 -9 13 109 16 78 418 36
Career Mathew Barzal
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
16-17 NYI 1 0 0 0 -2 0 0 9 0 4 0
17-18 NYI 81 22 62 84 0 30 167 17 20 352 31
18-19 NYI 82 18 44 62 -4 46 179 17 25 241 56
19-20 NYI 71 19 46 65 6 50 179 19 24 233 43
21-22 NYI 51 15 26 41 16 46 128 18 21 143 13
3-YEAR AVG 68 17 39 56 18 47 162 23 206 37
Totals 291 76 180 256 14 174 659 18 91 982 143
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