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Elvis Merzlikins or Tage Thompson

Who Should I Start? - Week 16 • Start New
Elvis Merzlikins

Elvis Merzlikins

GColumbus Blue Jackets CBJ
Tage Thompson

Tage Thompson

RWBuffalo Sabres BUF
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Merzlikins over Thompson

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Elvis Merzlikins
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Thompson over Merzlikins

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Tage Thompson
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Performance Elvis Merzlikins
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WINS GAA SV% SO GP
13.000.93003
Season stats based on the past 7 days

WINS GAA SV% SO GP
22.600.92615
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Tage Thompson
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
22411-203
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
23517-305
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Elvis Merzlikins
OWN
88%
+3.97 compared to last week
START
65%
+5.9 compared to last week
OWN/START Tage Thompson
OWN
45%
+13 compared to last week
START
14%
-10.25 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Elvis Merzlikins
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Tage Thompson
30th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Elvis Merzlikins

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 16th with 125.4 total points (3.14 avg).
  • He is currently 73.2 points behind the leader: Juuse Saros
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 1.4 PPG.
  • Trending Goalie Analysis

  • Ranked 60th in GAA with 1.67.
  • Ranked 31st in SV% with 0.911.
  • Ranked 11th in shutouts with 1.
  • Ranked 28th in wins with 3.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 40 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • Goals Against Average: +1.85
  • Save Percentage: +0.911
Breakdown Tage Thompson

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 30th among RW's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 21st with 132.4 total points (3.31 avg).
  • He is currently 95.1 points behind the leader: Timo Meier
  • 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 0.7 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 15 in goals with 4 and is currently ranked 13th among RW.
  • Top 15 in assists with 6 and is currently ranked 14th among RW.
  • Ranked 123rd in +/- with -5.
  • Top 20 in shots on goal with 29 and is currently ranked 16th among RW.
  • Top 35 in time on ice with 16:44:00.0000 and is currently ranked 32nd among RW.
  • Top 75 in blocked shots with 3, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 54th among RW.
  • Top 13 in powerplay goals with 2 and is currently ranked 11th among RW.
  • Top 7 in powerplay assists with 4 and is currently ranked 5th among RW.
  • Top 4 in faceoffs won with 55 and is currently ranked 4th among RW.
  • Top 31 in hits with 14 and is currently ranked 30th among RW.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 40 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.35
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.35
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +3.05
Next Up Health Check
Injury Elvis Merzlikins

No Injury Reported

Injury Tage Thompson

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Elvis Merzlikins
DateOpponentResult
Jan 26VS CGYL 6-0
Jan 27VS NYR
Jan 30@MON
WINS GAA SV% SO GP
05.000.89303
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Tage Thompson
DateOpponentResult
Jan 25@OTTL 5-0
Jan 29@ARI
Jan 30@COL
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0005-102
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Elvis Merzlikins
4.30
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Tage Thompson
8.85
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Elvis Merzlikins
YEAR TEAM GP W GAA SV% SA
19-20 CLB 32 14 2.22 .923 848
21-22 CBJ 26 7 2.50 .914 690
21-22 CBJ 29 14 2.93 .906 819
3-YEAR AVG 19 7 2.34 .919 513
Totals 90 36 2.53 .914 2435
Career Tage Thompson
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
17-18 STL 42 3 7 10 -12 12 55 11 41 1 9
18-19 BUF 65 7 5 12 -22 20 108 12 66 10 9
19-20 BUF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 2 0 0
21-22 BUF 44 15 16 31 -12 13 132 17 37 223 14
3-YEAR AVG 53 5 5 11 -39 16 82 44 4 9
Totals 210 33 34 67 -53 62 393 12 173 238 40
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