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Valeri Nichushkin or Mathew Barzal

Who Should I Start? - Week 16 • Start New
Valeri Nichushkin

Valeri Nichushkin

RWColorado Avalanche COL
Mathew Barzal

Mathew Barzal

CNew York Islanders NYI
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Nichushkin over Barzal

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Valeri Nichushkin
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Barzal over Nichushkin

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Mathew Barzal
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Performance Valeri Nichushkin
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
13410104
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
13415228
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 Valeri Nichushkin
OWN
47%
+9.97 compared to last week
START
13%
+1.5 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 Valeri Nichushkin
43rd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Mathew Barzal
17th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Valeri Nichushkin

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 43rd among RW's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 32nd with 106.5 total points (3.33 avg).
  • He is currently 121 points behind the leader: Timo Meier
  • He is doing a better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 75 in goals with 1, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 59th among RW.
  • Top 35 in assists with 4 and is currently ranked 31st among RW.
  • Top 25 in +/- with 3 and is currently ranked 24th among RW.
  • Top 50 in shots on goal with 18 and is currently ranked 47th among RW.
  • Top 100 in time on ice with 09:29:38.5714, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 86th among RW.
  • Top 75 in total penalty minutes with 2, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 60th among RW.
  • Top 35 in blocked shots with 4 and is currently ranked 34th among RW.
  • Ranked 17th in powerplay goals with 1.
  • Top 22 in hits with 17 and is currently ranked 22nd among RW.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 32 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.3438
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.3125
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +2.0313
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 Valeri Nichushkin

No Injury Reported

Injury Mathew Barzal

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Valeri Nichushkin
DateOpponentResult
Jan 24VS CHIW 2-0
Jan 26VS BOSW 4-3
Jan 28@CHI
Jan 30VS BUF
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
03311004
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 Valeri Nichushkin
7.16
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Mathew Barzal
5.55
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Valeri Nichushkin
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
13-14 DAL 80 13 20 33 20 8 124 14 85 0 27
14-15 DAL 8 0 1 1 -5 2 6 13 7 0 1
15-16 DAL 79 9 20 29 0 12 142 13 69 0 32
18-19 DAL 57 0 10 10 -4 0 65 11 71 3 32
19-20 COL 66 14 14 28 27 14 114 14 85 2 22
21-22 COL 49 9 10 19 8 4 87 13 52 1 25
21-22 COL 36 11 11 22 13 4 69 13 44 1 12
3-YEAR AVG 57 8 11 19 31 6 89 69 2 26
Totals 394 58 90 148 59 54 649 13 459 7 167
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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