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Tage Thompson or Mathew Barzal

Who Should I Start? - Week 16 • Start New
Tage Thompson

Tage Thompson

RWBuffalo Sabres BUF
Mathew Barzal

Mathew Barzal

CNew York Islanders NYI
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Thompson over Barzal

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Tage Thompson
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Barzal over Thompson

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Mathew Barzal
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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
Performance Mathew Barzal
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
1237003
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
24620-208
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Tage Thompson
OWN
45%
+13 compared to last week
START
14%
-10.25 compared to last week
OWN/START Mathew Barzal
OWN
87%
-6.78 compared to last week
START
70%
+30.8 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Tage Thompson
30th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Mathew Barzal
17th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
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
Breakdown Mathew Barzal

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 17th among C's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 51st with 109.0 total points (3.21 avg).
  • He is currently 124.5 points behind the leader: Leon Draisaitl
  • He should be doing much better than this. You might be able to him now for a discount.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 75 in goals with 3, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 70th among C.
  • Top 20 in assists with 7 and is currently ranked 20th among C.
  • Ranked 67th in +/- with 1.
  • Top 50 in shots on goal with 28 and is currently ranked 45th among C.
  • Top 35 in time on ice with 18:59:12.0000 and is currently ranked 27th among C.
  • Ranked 131st in blocked shots with 3.
  • Ranked 24th in powerplay goals with 1.
  • Ranked 39th in powerplay assists with 1.
  • Ranked 116th in faceoffs won with 27.
  • Ranked 151st in hits with 5.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 34 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.2353
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.5588
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +2.4706
Next Up Health Check
Injury Tage Thompson

No Injury Reported

Injury Mathew Barzal

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
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
Matchups Mathew Barzal
DateOpponentResult
Jan 25VS PHIW 4-3
Jan 27VS LA
Jan 29VS SEA
Jan 30VS MIN
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
15616-305
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Tage Thompson
8.85
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Mathew Barzal
5.55
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
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
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
21-22 NYI 38 10 22 32 0 12 89 17 20 111 8
3-YEAR AVG 68 17 39 56 18 47 162 23 206 37
Totals 350 92 210 302 14 205 792 18 124 1133 160
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