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Nick Schmaltz or Nikita Kucherov

Who Should I Start? - Week 38 • Start New
Nick Schmaltz

Nick Schmaltz

CArizona Coyotes ARI
Nikita Kucherov

Nikita Kucherov

RWTampa Bay Lightning TB
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Schmaltz over Kucherov

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Nick Schmaltz
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Owners starting Kucherov over Schmaltz

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Nikita Kucherov
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Performance Nick Schmaltz
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Nikita Kucherov
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G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
12314403
Season stats based on the past 7 days

G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
13415205
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Nick Schmaltz
OWN
40%
-2.95 compared to last week
START
31%
+4.1 compared to last week
OWN/START Nikita Kucherov
OWN
98%
-1.92 compared to last week
START
71%
-9.62 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Nick Schmaltz
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Nikita Kucherov
2nd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Nick Schmaltz

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 61st with 221.2 total points (3.30 avg).
  • He is currently 408.9 points behind the leader: Connor McDavid
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.3 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

    Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 67 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.3433
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.5373
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +1.8358
Breakdown Nikita Kucherov

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 2nd among RW's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 7th with 373.0 total points (5.18 avg).
  • He is currently 146.9 points behind the leader: Mikko Rantanen
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.4 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 3 in goals with 4 and is currently ranked 2nd among RW.
  • Top 3 in assists with 8 and is currently ranked 2nd among RW.
  • Top 3 in +/- with 6 and is currently ranked 1st among RW.
  • Top 3 in shots on goal with 38 and is currently ranked 1st among RW.
  • Top 3 in time on ice with 20:12:43.6363 and is currently ranked 2nd among RW.
  • Top 6 in total penalty minutes with 6 and is currently ranked 4th among RW.
  • Top 10 in blocked shots with 1 and is currently ranked 9th among RW.
  • Tops in powerplay goals with 3 and is currently ranked 1st among RW.
  • Top 4 in powerplay assists with 1 and is currently ranked 3rd among RW.
  • Top 10 in hits with 10 and is currently ranked 9th among RW.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 72 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.4583
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.875
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +3.2083
Next Up Health Check
Injury Nick Schmaltz

No Injury Reported

Injury Nikita Kucherov

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Nick Schmaltz
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Nikita Kucherov
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 Nick Schmaltz
2.50
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Nikita Kucherov
20.35
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Nick Schmaltz
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
16-17 CHI 60 5 22 27 10 6 65 13 18 79 27
17-18 CHI 78 21 31 52 -1 18 119 18 14 325 39
18-19 CHI 40 7 18 25 -12 8 62 17 5 104 12
19-20 ARI 71 11 34 45 3 22 95 15 12 162 35
21-22 ARI 52 10 22 32 0 16 105 17 15 230 25
21-22 ARI 71 23 36 59 5 14 125 16 17 137 29
3-YEAR AVG 67 15 31 46 9 17 109 15 179 30
Totals 378 77 164 241 6 84 573 16 82 1045 167
Career Nikita Kucherov
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
13-14 TB 52 9 9 18 3 14 102 13 15 1 19
14-15 TB 82 29 36 65 37 35 191 14 64 0 28
15-16 TB 76 29 37 66 9 30 204 18 60 0 28
16-17 TB 74 40 45 85 13 38 246 19 30 0 20
17-18 TB 81 40 61 101 16 42 284 19 31 3 15
18-19 TB 83 41 89 130 27 62 247 19 44 0 31
19-20 TB 70 34 53 87 25 40 217 18 39 0 19
21-22 TB 55 25 49 74 0 24 158 18 36 1 7
3-YEAR AVG 50 22 42 64 31 26 146 31 0 10
Totals 620 263 422 685 142 313 1786 18 359 5 174
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CHI vs SF
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DEN @SEA
DET vs PHI
GB @MIN
HOU vs IND
JAC @WAS
LAC vs LV
MIA vs NE
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BAL @SEA 10:10 PM EST
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CHW @LAA 9:38 PM EST
CLE vs MIN 7:10 PM EST
COL vs LAD 8:40 PM EST
KC vs TEX 8:10 PM EST
MIA @STL 7:45 PM EST
NYY vs OAK 7:05 PM EST
PIT @WAS 7:05 PM EST
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