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Alexis Lafreniere or Nicklas Backstrom

Who Should I Start? - Week 32 • Start New
Alexis Lafreniere

Alexis Lafreniere

LWNew York Rangers NYR
Nicklas Backstrom

Nicklas Backstrom

CWashington Capitals WAS
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Lafreniere over Backstrom

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Alexis Lafreniere
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Backstrom over Lafreniere

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Nicklas Backstrom
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Performance Alexis Lafreniere
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
1127-203
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
22411-326
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Nicklas Backstrom
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
1016022
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
23514045
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Alexis Lafreniere
OWN
29%
-2.19 compared to last week
START
21%
-4.17 compared to last week
OWN/START Nicklas Backstrom
OWN
67%
-5.11 compared to last week
START
46%
-1.8 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Alexis Lafreniere
9th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Nicklas Backstrom
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Alexis Lafreniere

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 9th among LW's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 58th with 165.2 total points (1.90 avg).
  • He is currently 351.7 points behind the leader: Johnny Gaudreau
  • He is in a heck of a slump. If he is star player then he should rebound.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.5 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 20 in goals with 4 and is currently ranked 20th among LW.
  • Top 35 in assists with 4 and is currently ranked 30th among LW.
  • Ranked 91st in +/- with -1.
  • Top 35 in shots on goal with 24 and is currently ranked 33rd among LW.
  • Top 75 in time on ice with 14:51:23.0769, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 57th among LW.
  • Top 75 in total penalty minutes with 2, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 67th among LW.
  • Top 35 in blocked shots with 6 and is currently ranked 27th among LW.
  • Top 19 in powerplay assists with 2 and is currently ranked 17th among LW.
  • Top 25 in faceoffs won with 4, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 24th among LW.
  • Top 19 in hits with 26 and is currently ranked 19th among LW.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 87 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.2414
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.1609
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +1.3908
Breakdown Nicklas Backstrom

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 121st with 132.5 total points (2.32 avg).
  • He is currently 439.1 points behind the leader: Connor McDavid
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 1.9 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 75 in goals with 2, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 66th among C.
  • Top 50 in assists with 5 and is currently ranked 37th among C.
  • Ranked 51st in +/- with 2.
  • Top 75 in shots on goal with 21, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 57th among C.
  • Top 100 in time on ice with 15:43:13.8461, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 84th among C.
  • Top 50 in total penalty minutes with 6 and is currently ranked 44th among C.
  • Top 75 in blocked shots with 5, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 67th among C.
  • Ranked 32nd in powerplay goals with 1.
  • Ranked 44th in powerplay assists with 1.
  • Ranked 61st in faceoffs won with 48.
  • Ranked 109th in hits with 8.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 57 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.1404
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.4912
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +1.4737
Next Up Health Check
Injury Alexis Lafreniere

No Injury Reported

Injury Nicklas Backstrom

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Alexis Lafreniere
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Nicklas Backstrom
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Alexis Lafreniere
5.64
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Nicklas Backstrom
4.73
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Alexis Lafreniere
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
21-22 NYR 84 20 15 35 2 37 113 13 115 14 26
3-YEAR AVG 70 16 12 28 -8 23 90 79 14 19
Totals 147 34 25 59 -12 47 192 13 178 31 41
Career Nicklas Backstrom
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
09-10 WAS 82 32 67 99 33 50 214 19 0 0 0
10-11 WAS 76 18 46 64 26 40 197 20 0 0 0
11-12 WAS 42 14 31 45 -4 24 95 19 0 0 0
13-14 WAS 48 8 36 44 7 20 81 19 27 422 34
13-14 WAS 82 18 61 79 -18 54 195 19 89 712 54
14-15 WAS 82 17 59 76 3 40 153 20 91 866 52
15-16 WAS 75 20 51 71 16 36 125 19 51 652 50
16-17 WAS 82 22 64 86 17 38 162 18 45 688 33
17-18 WAS 82 22 49 71 7 46 167 19 38 710 51
18-19 WAS 80 22 52 74 3 30 169 19 54 700 30
19-20 WAS 62 13 43 56 2 14 135 18 31 522 45
21-22 WAS 51 14 37 51 0 14 84 18 21 327 23
21-22 WAS 55 6 24 30 -8 12 68 14 16 301 16
3-YEAR AVG 60 11 35 47 -8 13 101 27 405 30
Totals 917 229 626 855 83 422 1877 19 482 5990 398
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