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Rickard Rakell or Nico Sturm

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Rickard Rakell

Rickard Rakell

LWPittsburgh Penguins PIT
Nico Sturm

Nico Sturm

CSan Jose Sharks SJ
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Rakell over Sturm

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Rickard Rakell
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Sturm over Rakell

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Nico Sturm
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Performance Rickard Rakell
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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
11210-603
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Nico Sturm
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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
0115-243
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Rickard Rakell
OWN
84%
-0.92 compared to last week
START
62%
-2.51 compared to last week
OWN/START Nico Sturm
OWN
 
2%
-0.53 compared to last week
START
 
1%
-0.55 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Rickard Rakell
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Nico Sturm
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Rickard Rakell

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 21st with 172.9 total points (3.68 avg).
  • He is currently 131.5 points behind the leader: Jason Robertson
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.8 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 15 in goals with 5 and is currently ranked 14th among LW.
  • Top 50 in assists with 4 and is currently ranked 38th among LW.
  • Ranked 138th in +/- with -7.
  • Top 20 in shots on goal with 34 and is currently ranked 19th among LW.
  • Top 25 in time on ice with 18:03:21.8181 and is currently ranked 22nd among LW.
  • Top 75 in total penalty minutes with 4, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 67th among LW.
  • Top 20 in blocked shots with 8 and is currently ranked 16th among LW.
  • Top 3 in powerplay goals with 4 and is currently ranked 2nd among LW.
  • Top 35 in powerplay assists with 1 and is currently ranked 32nd among LW.
  • Top 31 in faceoffs won with 3 and is currently ranked 29th among LW.
  • Ranked 50th in hits with 13.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 47 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • AVG Goals per game: +0.383
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.2979
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +3.0426
Breakdown Nico Sturm

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 123rd with 83.5 total points (2.09 avg).
  • He is currently 275.5 points behind the leader: Connor McDavid
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.3 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 100 in goals with 2, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 92nd among C.
  • Ranked 103rd in assists with 3.
  • Ranked 73rd in +/- with 2.
  • Ranked 105th in shots on goal with 17.
  • Ranked 107th in time on ice with 15:01:00.0000.
  • Top 100 in total penalty minutes with 4 and is currently ranked 93rd among C.
  • Ranked 154th in blocked shots with 3.
  • Ranked 54th in faceoffs won with 68.
  • Ranked 70th in hits with 13.
  • 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: +0.225
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.15
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +1.675
Next Up Health Check
Injury Rickard Rakell

No Injury Reported

Injury Nico Sturm

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Day-to-Day
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Rickard Rakell
DateOpponentResult
Feb 07VS COL
Feb 10@ANA
Feb 11@LA
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
1348422
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Nico Sturm
DateOpponentResult
Feb 07@TB
Feb 09@FLA
Feb 12@WAS
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
1015-102
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Rickard Rakell
8.23
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Nico Sturm
0.82
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Rickard Rakell
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
13-14 ANA 18 0 4 4 -3 2 22 11 21 95 4
14-15 ANA 70 9 22 31 7 10 104 12 79 305 22
15-16 ANA 72 20 23 43 -1 19 169 16 121 197 30
16-17 ANA 69 33 18 51 12 12 170 17 76 57 31
17-18 ANA 76 34 35 69 6 14 228 19 112 105 30
18-19 ANA 69 18 25 43 -12 27 193 18 83 16 38
19-20 ANA 65 15 27 42 -5 12 186 18 81 10 29
21-22 ANA 49 8 18 26 -12 12 136 17 63 5 15
21-22 ANA 78 22 22 44 -3 12 198 17 103 36 46
22-23 PIT 47 18 14 32 -2 10 143 18 73 9 30
ON PACE 78 30 23 53 -2 16 239 18 122 15 50
3-YEAR AVG 66 15 23 38 -24 12 177 84 17 30
Totals 631 178 209 387 -19 130 1569 16 817 845 276
Career Nico Sturm
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
19-20 MIN 6 0 2 2 2 0 2 11 6 26 5
21-22 MIN 84 9 11 20 -6 14 111 10 104 321 30
22-23 SJ 42 9 6 15 -3 10 68 14 56 231 27
ON PACE 67 14 9 24 -3 16 109 14 90 371 43
3-YEAR AVG 52 7 7 14 5 10 64 59 146 22
Totals 217 30 28 58 4 43 268 10 260 680 103
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