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Brandon Saad or Michael Bunting

Who Should I Start? - Week 16 • Start New
Brandon Saad

Brandon Saad

LWSt. Louis Blues STL
Michael Bunting

Michael Bunting

LWToronto Maple Leafs TOR
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Saad over Bunting

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Brandon Saad
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Bunting over Saad

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Michael Bunting
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Performance Brandon Saad
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0225102
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
14511424
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Michael Bunting
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
1013-202
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
22411145
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Brandon Saad
OWN
25%
+9.32 compared to last week
START
21%
+10.62 compared to last week
OWN/START Michael Bunting
OWN
26%
+3.33 compared to last week
START
15%
-1.25 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Brandon Saad
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Michael Bunting
32nd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Brandon Saad

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 36th with 102.5 total points (2.70 avg).
  • He is currently 168.7 points behind the leader: Alex Ovechkin
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 1.6 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 75 in goals with 2, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 60th among LW.
  • Top 20 in assists with 5 and is currently ranked 20th among LW.
  • Top 25 in +/- with 3 and is currently ranked 23rd among LW.
  • Top 50 in shots on goal with 17 and is currently ranked 49th among LW.
  • Top 35 in time on ice with 16:49:00.0000 and is currently ranked 32nd among LW.
  • Top 75 in total penalty minutes with 2, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 74th among LW.
  • Ranked 102nd in blocked shots with 1.
  • Ranked 19th in powerplay goals with 1.
  • Ranked 64th in faceoffs won with 1.
  • Ranked 127th in hits with 2.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 38 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.3421
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.2105
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +2.1579
Breakdown Michael Bunting

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 32nd among LW's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 37th with 101.5 total points (2.67 avg).
  • He is currently 169.7 points behind the leader: Alex Ovechkin
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.9 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 75 in goals with 2, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 51st among LW.
  • Top 50 in assists with 3 and is currently ranked 49th among LW.
  • Ranked 37th in +/- with 2.
  • Top 75 in shots on goal with 16, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 54th among LW.
  • Top 35 in time on ice with 16:43:52.5000 and is currently ranked 34th among LW.
  • Top 75 in total penalty minutes with 4, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 66th among LW.
  • Top 75 in blocked shots with 3, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 72nd among LW.
  • Ranked 80th in faceoffs won with 1.
  • Ranked 77th in hits with 8.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 38 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.2368
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.3684
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +2.0526
Next Up Health Check
Injury Brandon Saad

No Injury Reported

Injury Michael Bunting

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Brandon Saad
DateOpponentResult
Jan 24@CGY
Jan 27VS CGY
Jan 29VS WPG
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0008-202
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Michael Bunting
DateOpponentResult
Jan 26VS ANA
Jan 29@DET
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
2137-102
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Brandon Saad
5.56
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Michael Bunting
6.01
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Brandon Saad
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
11-12 CHI 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 14 0 0 0
13-14 CHI 78 19 28 47 20 20 159 16 48 50 20
14-15 CHI 81 23 28 51 6 12 202 17 53 38 28
15-16 CLB 77 30 21 51 1 14 232 17 42 18 24
16-17 CLB 82 24 30 54 24 8 212 17 24 3 26
17-18 CHI 82 18 17 35 -9 14 235 17 31 56 31
18-19 CHI 80 23 24 47 -9 12 195 17 52 24 25
19-20 CHI 59 22 13 35 2 16 143 16 36 24 20
21-22 COL 49 15 9 24 1 12 68 12 16 27 10
21-22 STL 43 13 8 21 -2 6 86 14 11 4 9
3-YEAR AVG 63 20 15 35 -6 13 135 35 25 18
Totals 699 205 196 401 55 138 1655 16 364 264 208
Career Michael Bunting
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
18-19 ARI 6 1 0 1 -1 4 5 9 7 0 2
21-22 TOR 41 9 14 23 2 32 82 14 37 3 8
3-YEAR AVG 8 3 1 4 1 5 12 11 1 1
Totals 72 24 17 41 2 50 133 14 73 11 11
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