It is a Solid Fantasy Season for Dwyane Wade

SEASON FANTASY RECAP AND TREND

Dwyane Wade is not a fantasy star but is worth starting most weeks. He is the #79 ranked fantasy player this season and the #18 shooting guard. His value would have been slightly higher if he played more games. Based on average fantasy points he is the #16 shooting guard. His age did not stop him from getting stronger throughout the season. He trended up as the season went on. In his first 23 games he averaged 24.3 FPs. He improved to 26.4 in the next 25 games. In his final stretch of games he improved to 28.4 per game. His fantasy production is stable and he is not as volatile as most players based on a below average standard deviation. Our projected ceiling for Wade when he 'goes off' is 54 fantasy points (his average is 26.4FPs) with a floor of 5 points.

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STATISTICAL IMPROVEMENT OVER LAST SEASON

Getting older did not stop Wade from increasing production. His average Fantasy points increased by 23% this season. His minutes per game have increased and his usage is up as well.

SEASON TREND'18-19'17-18'16-17
Fantasy Points190114391813
FP Average26.421.530.2
Regular Season GP726760
PTS15.011.418.3
REB4.03.84.5
AST4.23.43.8
STL0.80.91.4
BLK0.50.70.7
TO2.32.12.3
3P1.20.50.8
MIN26.223.029.9
USAGE27.826.229.5

WEEKLY FANTASY RECAP

He has averaged 76 fantasy points per week and had 7 weeks where he exceeded that by 20% and 6 'bad' weeks where he came up 20% short of his average.

WeekFantasy Points (GP)Good WeekBad Week
ALL76 FP per Week76
Week 173 (3 games 24.3 per game)
Week 238 (2 games 19 per game)-38
Week 369 (3 games 23 per game)
Week 421 (1 games)-55
Week 678 (3 games 26 per game)
Week 794 (3 games 31.3 per game)+18
Week 866 (3 games 22 per game)
Week 974 (3 games 24.7 per game)
Week 1064 (3 games 21.3 per game)
Week 1181 (3 games 27 per game)
Week 1250 (2 games 25 per game)-26
Week 1370 (3 games 23.3 per game)
Week 1487 (3 games 29 per game)
Week 15103 (4 games 25.8 per game)+27
Week 1655 (2 games 27.5 per game)-21
Week 1795 (3 games 31.7 per game)+19
Week 1840 (2 games 20 per game)-36
Week 1961 (2 games 30.5 per game)
Week 2099 (4 games 24.8 per game)+23
Week 21106 (4 games 26.5 per game)+30
Week 2258 (3 games 19.3 per game)-18
Week 23108 (4 games 27 per game)+32
Week 2490 (3 games 30 per game)
Week 25130 (4 games 32.5 per game)+54
Week 2691 (2 games 45.5 per game)

DAILY FANTASY SEASON RECAP

He averaged 26.9 FD points and 28.5 DK points per game. We looked at all of his games that were between the 10th and 90th percentile where the 10th percentile is his floor and the 90th is his ceiling. On DraftKings his floor was 15 and on FanDuel it was 13.5 fantasy points. His DraftKings ceiling was 40.8 fantasy points and 37.5 on FanDuel. He has had more bad FanDuel games (below average by 20%) than good games (20% above average), and the same was true on DraftKings. We are only including games where they were in the daily fantasy slate and played.

GameFD Pts (Sal)Good or BadDK Pts (Sal)Good or Bad
All26.9 ($5.4K)19 G, 20 B28.5 ($5.2K)18 G, 19 B
4/10 @BKN51 ($5.3K)+24.160.2 ($6.7K)+31.7
4/9 PHI37.5 ($6.3K)+10.640.8 ($6.7K)+12.3
4/7 @TOR30.5--33.8--
4/5 @MIN31.5 ($6.3K)--33.2 ($6.6K)--
4/3 BOS29 ($6.2K)--33.8 ($6.6K)--
4/1 @BOS32.5 ($6.1K)+5.634.2 ($6.7K)+5.7
3/30 @NY29.5 ($6K)--31.2 ($6.2K)--
3/28 DAL27 ($5.8K)--24.5 ($5.8K)--
3/26 ORL45.5 ($5.1K)+18.646.8 ($5.6K)+18.3
3/23 @WAS37.5 ($5.4K)+10.640.8 ($5.3K)+12.3
3/22 @MIL22.5 ($5.6K)--21.8 ($5.2K)-6.7
3/20 @SA14 ($5.8K)-12.915 ($4.8K)-13.5
3/18 @OKC40.5 ($5.4K)+13.641 ($4.4K)+12.5
3/17 CHA30--32.5--
3/15 MIL12.5 ($5.6K)-14.412.8 ($4.8K)-15.7
3/13 DET17.5 ($5.8K)-9.417.8 ($5.3K)-10.7
3/10 TOR30--29--
3/8 CLE26.5 ($6.2K)--25.5 ($5.4K)--
3/6 @CHA23 ($6.3K)--24 ($5.5K)--
3/4 ATL34.5 ($6.2K)+7.635.5 ($5K)+7
3/2 BKN21 ($6.4K)-5.922.5 ($5.1K)-6
2/28 @HOU17.5 ($6.2K)-9.418.2 ($5.1K)-10.3
2/27 GS41.5 ($6.2K)+14.644.8 ($5.1K)+16.3
2/25 PHO34.5 ($6K)+7.632.2 ($5.1K)--
2/23 DET28 ($5.4K)--27.8 ($4.7K)--
2/21 @PHI36 ($5.1K)+9.136 ($4.3K)+7.5
2/13 @DAL25.5 ($5.7K)--27 ($4.8K)--
2/11 @DEN18.5 ($5.7K)-8.417.2 ($5.1K)-11.3
2/10 @GS33.5 ($5.7K)+6.634 ($5.2K)--
2/8 @SAC22 ($6.3K)--26 ($5K)--
2/5 @POR37.5 ($5.5K)+10.639.2 ($5.2K)+10.7
2/2 IND35 ($5.3K)+8.137.5 ($5K)+9
2/1 OKC23 ($5.3K)--21.8 ($5K)-6.7
1/27 @NY33 ($5K)+6.137.8 ($4.8K)+9.3
1/25 @CLE20.5 ($5K)-6.424 ($4.7K)--
1/23 LAC24 ($4.9K)--24.2 ($4.8K)--
1/21 @BOS20 ($5K)-6.920.5 ($4.9K)-8
1/19 @CHI30.5 ($4.9K)--37.5 ($4.8K)+9
1/18 @DET31 ($5K)--34.5 ($4.8K)+6
1/15 @MIL16 ($5K)-10.918.2 ($4.9K)-10.3
1/12 MEM23.5--23.8--
1/10 BOS21.5 ($5.4K)-5.423 ($5.1K)--
1/8 DEN29 ($5.3K)--28.2 ($5K)--
1/6 @ATL24.5 ($5.2K)--24.5 ($4.8K)--
1/4 WAS29 ($5.1K)--29.2 ($4.6K)--
12/30 MIN32.5 ($5.1K)+5.634 ($4.6K)--
12/28 CLE27 ($5.1K)--27 ($5K)--
12/26 TOR24 ($5.1K)--23.8 ($5.1K)--
12/23 @ORL17 ($4.9K)-9.917.8 ($5.2K)-10.7
12/22 MIL28.5 ($4.9K)--29.5 ($5.5K)--
12/20 HOU17.5 ($4.9K)-9.418 ($5.9K)-10.5
12/16 @NO23 ($4.8K)--28.5 ($5.5K)--
12/12 @UTA9 ($6.1K)-17.910.2 ($5.9K)-18.3
12/10 @LAL39 ($6.1K)+12.140.8 ($5.8K)+12.3
12/8 @LAC43 ($5.7K)+16.146.5 ($5.4K)+18
12/7 @PHO6 ($5.6K)-20.96.8 ($5.4K)-21.7
12/4 ORL21 ($5.7K)-5.921.2 ($5.5K)-7.3
12/2 UTA35 ($5.7K)+8.135.2 ($5.3K)+6.7
11/30 NO31 ($5.5K)--33.8 ($5.1K)--
11/27 ATL25.5 ($5.5K)--25.8 ($5.3K)--
11/25 @TOR49 ($5.1K)+22.152.8 ($4.6K)+24.3
11/23 @CHI22 ($5.2K)--22 ($4.7K)-6.5
11/20 BKN12 ($5.2K)-14.912 ($4.8K)-16.5
11/5 @DET22 ($5.3K)--22.8 ($5K)--
11/3 @ATL26.5 ($4.7K)--29.5 ($5.1K)--
10/30 @CHA28 ($4.7K)--29.8 ($4.7K)--
10/29 SAC13.5 ($4.7K)-13.416.2 ($4.9K)-12.3
10/27 POR21.5 ($5.1K)-5.425.2 ($4.6K)--
10/24 NY16 ($5.3K)-10.917 ($4.8K)-11.5
10/20 CHA31.5 ($4.8K)--32.8 ($4.8K)--
10/18 @WAS26 ($4.8K)--27.5 ($4.8K)--
10/17 @ORL19 ($4.8K)-7.923.8 ($5.1K)--