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Evgeny Kuznetsov or Dawson Mercer

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Evgeny Kuznetsov

Evgeny Kuznetsov

CWashington Capitals WAS
Dawson Mercer

Dawson Mercer

CNew Jersey Devils NJ
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Kuznetsov over Mercer

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Evgeny Kuznetsov
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Mercer over Kuznetsov

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Dawson Mercer
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Performance Evgeny Kuznetsov
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
12311223
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
16715346
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Dawson Mercer
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0226002
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0226003
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Evgeny Kuznetsov
OWN
100%
+1.03 compared to last week
START
71%
-21.28 compared to last week
OWN/START Dawson Mercer
OWN
12%
+1.75 compared to last week
START
10%
+7.23 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Evgeny Kuznetsov
22nd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Dawson Mercer
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Evgeny Kuznetsov

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 22nd among C's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 10th with 173.5 total points (4.45 avg).
  • He is currently 51 points behind the leader: Leon Draisaitl
  • He is doing a better than most people thought he would.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.1 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 50 in goals with 4 and is currently ranked 37th among C.
  • Top 20 in assists with 7 and is currently ranked 16th among C.
  • Ranked 208th in +/- with -3.
  • Top 25 in shots on goal with 30 and is currently ranked 25th among C.
  • Top 15 in time on ice with 20:25:43.6363 and is currently ranked 14th among C.
  • Top 75 in total penalty minutes with 4, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 70th among C.
  • Top 100 in blocked shots with 4 and is currently ranked 90th among C.
  • Ranked 28th in powerplay goals with 1.
  • Top 10 in powerplay assists with 3 and is currently ranked 8th among C.
  • Top 6 in shorthanded goals with 1 and is currently ranked 6th among C.
  • Ranked 62nd in faceoffs won with 51.
  • Ranked 123rd in hits with 6.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 39 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.3333
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.7179
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +2.6154
Breakdown Dawson Mercer

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 56th with 100.0 total points (2.56 avg).
  • He is currently 124.5 points behind the leader: Leon Draisaitl
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.3 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Ranked 133rd in goals with 1.
  • Top 35 in assists with 5 and is currently ranked 34th among C.
  • Ranked 213th in +/- with -3.
  • Top 100 in shots on goal with 16, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 88th among C.
  • Top 100 in time on ice with 15:28:53.3333, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 89th among C.
  • Top 35 in blocked shots with 8 and is currently ranked 26th among C.
  • Ranked 115th in faceoffs won with 23.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 39 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.2308
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.3333
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +1.8718
Next Up Health Check
Injury Evgeny Kuznetsov

No Injury Reported

Injury Dawson Mercer

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Evgeny Kuznetsov
DateOpponentResult
Jan 24VS VGK
Jan 26VS SJ
Jan 28@DAL
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0001101
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Dawson Mercer
DateOpponentResult
Jan 25VS DAL
Jan 27@TB
Jan 29@CAR
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
1235402
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Evgeny Kuznetsov
9.94
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Dawson Mercer
3.54
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Evgeny Kuznetsov
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
14-15 WAS 80 10 27 37 12 24 124 13 42 309 15
15-16 WAS 82 19 58 77 27 34 192 17 69 537 29
16-17 WAS 82 19 40 59 18 48 169 16 58 457 17
17-18 WAS 80 27 56 83 3 48 190 18 51 460 27
18-19 WAS 76 21 51 72 6 50 193 18 46 396 20
19-20 WAS 64 19 33 52 0 40 129 17 39 353 16
21-22 WAS 43 9 20 29 7 18 78 15 21 204 18
21-22 WAS 43 14 31 45 11 18 110 20 20 301 15
3-YEAR AVG 61 16 35 51 13 36 133 35 318 18
Totals 578 141 323 464 80 286 1213 17 355 3048 161
Career Dawson Mercer
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
21-22 NJ 44 10 14 24 0 18 74 15 8 142 23
3-YEAR AVG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 45 11 14 25 0 20 76 15 9 145 24
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