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Sam Lafferty or Nico Sturm

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Sam Lafferty

Sam Lafferty

CChicago Blackhawks CHI
Nico Sturm

Nico Sturm

CSan Jose Sharks SJ
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Lafferty over Sturm

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Sam Lafferty
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Sturm over Lafferty

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Nico Sturm
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Performance Sam Lafferty
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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
2027253
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 Sam Lafferty
OWN
 
1%
-0.1 compared to last week
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1%
-0.1 compared to last week
OWN/START Nico Sturm
OWN
 
4%
+1.53 compared to last week
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1%
+0.14 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Sam Lafferty
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Nico Sturm
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Sam Lafferty

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 134th with 77.0 total points (1.64 avg).
  • He is currently 282 points behind the leader: Connor McDavid
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 2.7 PPG.
  • Trending Offensive Breakdown

  • Top 50 in goals with 4 and is currently ranked 43rd among C.
  • Ranked 117th in assists with 2.
  • Ranked 52nd in +/- with 3.
  • Top 75 in shots on goal with 21, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 75th among C.
  • Ranked 101st in time on ice with 15:23:54.0000.
  • Top 50 in total penalty minutes with 7 and is currently ranked 36th among C.
  • Top 75 in blocked shots with 6, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 69th among C.
  • Top 5 in shorthanded goals with 1 and is currently ranked 5th among C.
  • Ranked 99th in faceoffs won with 38.
  • Top 16 in hits with 24 and is currently ranked 14th among C.
  • 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: +0.1702
  • AVG Assists per game: +0.1915
  • AVG Shots on Goal per game: +1.234
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 Sam Lafferty

No Injury Reported

Injury Nico Sturm

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Sam Lafferty
DateOpponentResult
Feb 07VS ANA
Feb 10VS ARI
Feb 11@WPG
G AST PTS SOG +/- PIM GP
0114025
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 Sam Lafferty
2.77
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Nico Sturm
0.82
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Sam Lafferty
YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS +/- PIM SOG TOI/G HIT FOW BLK
19-20 PIT 52 6 7 13 4 25 60 9 102 119 17
21-22 PIT 48 0 6 6 -6 25 33 6 89 54 11
21-22 PIT 82 5 8 13 -16 35 82 9 139 117 27
22-23 CHI 47 8 9 17 -5 22 58 12 71 165 18
ON PACE 80 13 15 29 -5 37 99 12 121 281 30
3-YEAR AVG 64 4 7 11 -18 30 59 111 97 18
Totals 240 19 30 49 -23 111 234 9 403 456 73
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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