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TEX
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Nicklas Backstrom or Matt Grzelcyk

Who Should I Start? - Week 24 • Start New
Nicklas Backstrom

Nicklas Backstrom

CWashington Capitals WAS
Matt Grzelcyk

Matt Grzelcyk

DBoston Bruins BOS
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Backstrom over Grzelcyk

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Nicklas Backstrom
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Grzelcyk over Backstrom

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Matt Grzelcyk
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Performance Nicklas Backstrom
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Matt Grzelcyk
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0003-122
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Nicklas Backstrom
OWN
100%
+2.86 compared to last week
START
72%
+3.31 compared to last week
OWN/START Matt Grzelcyk
OWN
50%
+4.55 compared to last week
START
40%
+0.61 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Nicklas Backstrom
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Matt Grzelcyk
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Nicklas Backstrom

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 33rd with 197.2 total points (3.23 avg).
  • He is currently 213.8 points behind the leader: Connor McDavid
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.2 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Ranked 121st in +/- with -1.
  • Top 100 in shots on goal with 3, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 76th among C.
  • Top 15 in time on ice with 20:25:00.0000 and is currently ranked 15th among C.
  • Top 75 in blocked shots with 2, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 64th among C.
  • Ranked 56th in faceoffs won with 7.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 61 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.2459
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.6393
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +1.6393
Breakdown Matt Grzelcyk

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 63rd with 135.5 total points (2.12 avg).
  • He is currently 165.1 points behind the leader: Dougie Hamilton
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.4 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 50 in assists with 1 and is currently ranked 36th among D.
  • Ranked 172nd in +/- with -3.
  • Top 75 in shots on goal with 6, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 53rd among D.
  • Top 75 in time on ice with 19:18:17.1428, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 57th among D.
  • Top 75 in total penalty minutes with 2, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 53rd among D.
  • Top 50 in blocked shots with 10 and is currently ranked 38th among D.
  • Ranked 78th in hits with 3.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 64 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.0938
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.2813
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +1.5
Next Up Health Check
Injury Nicklas Backstrom

No Injury Reported

Injury Matt Grzelcyk

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Nicklas Backstrom
DateOpponentResult
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
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Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Matt Grzelcyk
DateOpponentResult
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Nicklas Backstrom
5.27
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Matt Grzelcyk
2.91
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Nicklas Backstrom
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
09-10 WAS 82 32 67 99 33 50 214 19 0 0 0
10-11 WAS 76 18 46 64 26 40 197 20 0 0 0
11-12 WAS 42 14 31 45 -4 24 95 19 0 0 0
13-14 WAS 48 8 36 44 7 20 81 19 27 422 34
13-14 WAS 82 18 61 79 -18 54 195 19 89 712 54
14-15 WAS 82 17 59 76 3 40 153 20 91 866 52
15-16 WAS 75 20 51 71 16 36 125 19 51 652 50
16-17 WAS 82 22 64 86 17 38 162 18 45 688 33
17-18 WAS 82 22 49 71 7 46 167 19 38 710 51
18-19 WAS 80 22 52 74 3 30 169 19 54 700 30
19-20 WAS 62 13 43 56 2 14 135 18 31 522 45
21-22 WAS 51 14 37 51 0 14 84 18 21 327 23
3-YEAR AVG 64 16 44 60 5 19 129 35 516 33
Totals 854 221 598 819 90 406 1793 19 459 5663 379
Career Matt Grzelcyk
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
16-17 BOS 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 12 0 0 1
17-18 BOS 62 3 13 16 21 24 84 16 48 0 42
18-19 BOS 67 3 15 18 10 70 91 19 47 0 60
19-20 BOS 69 4 18 22 16 34 112 18 58 0 68
21-22 BOS 47 4 12 16 5 18 72 13 15 0 32
3-YEAR AVG 61 4 15 19 31 41 92 40 0 53
Totals 264 16 64 80 54 156 387 17 177 0 216
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Week 1
ARI @TEN
ATL vs PHI
BAL @LV
BUF vs PIT
CAR vs NYJ
CHI @LAR
CIN vs MIN
CLE @KC
DAL @TB
DEN @NYG
DET vs SF
GB @NO
HOU vs JAC
IND vs SEA
LAC @WAS
MIA @NE
Matchup Time Pitchers
ARI vs MIL 9:40 PM EST
ATL @NYM 5:10 PM EST
BAL vs HOU 7:05 PM EST
CHC vs CLE 8:05 PM EST
CIN @MIN 8:10 PM EST
LAD @SD 10:00 PM EST
OAK @TEX 8:05 PM EST
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