Garrison Mathews is a Bad DFS Value on Fanduel at $3.5K and DraftKings at $3.3K on 2/3

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 7.7 FanDuel points and 8.5 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$1862 short of $3.5K on FanDuel and -$1431 short of $3.3K on DraftKings. There should be much better options (see below). Barring a significant lineup change consider him a daily fantasy player to fade. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (SG) 2/3 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#41 Ty Jerome9.3 FD Points$3600
#42 Rodney McGruder7.8 FD Points$3500
#43 Garrison Mathews7.7 FD Points$3500
#44 Marco Belinelli7.7 FD Points$3500
#45 Elie Okobo7.6 FD Points$3500
DRAFTKINGS (SG) 2/3 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#36 Furkan Korkmaz10.2 DK Points$3700
#37 Brandon Knight8.8 DK Points$3000
#38 Garrison Mathews8.5 DK Points$3300
#39 Rodney McGruder8.1 DK Points$3100
#40 Jacob Evans6.4 DK Points$3000

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Garrison Mathews to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 231 projected fantasy points puts him at #119 behind Vince Carter and ahead of Patrick McCaw. He has averaged 8.9 fantasy points in his past 15 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 6.8 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#120) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Garrison Mathews is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #140 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (F) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#117 Andre Roberson (1% OWN)242 FP, 9 per game653 FP, 64 gp, 10.2 per game (#52)
#118 Vince Carter (1% OWN)238 FP, 7.4 per game953 FP, 76 gp, 12.54 per game (#90)
#119 Garrison Mathews (1% OWN)231 FP, 6.8 per game953 FP, 76 gp, 12.54 per game (#90)
#120 Patrick McCaw (1% OWN)230 FP, 7.2 per game189 FP, 29 gp, 6.52 per game (#116)
#121 Rodney McGruder215 FP, 6.5 per game949 FP, 65 gp, 14.6 per game (#76)

SIT EM ALERT: GARRISON MATHEWS WEEK 16 AND 17 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Garrison Mathews is projected for 21.6 fantasy points in 3 games in week 16 which only ranks him as the #122 projected forward and not a fantasy relevant player. This is projected to be a better than average week with more fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Marko Guduric but behind Rodions Kurucs. Week 17 will be better based on projected rank (#109). He is projected for 14 fantasy points.

2/3 TO 2/9 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#120 Nassir Little (3% OWN)22.1 FP, 4 GP5 FP
#121 Rodions Kurucs (1% OWN)21.8 FP, 3 GP5.8 FP
#122 Garrison Mathews (1% OWN)21.6 FP, 3 GP6.8 FP
#123 Marko Guduric (0% OWN)21.2 FP, 4 GP5.3 FP
#124 Louis King (0% OWN)21.1 FP, 4 GP5.2 FP
2/10 TO 2/13 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#107 Josh Jackson (6% OWN)14.6 FP, 1 GP14.3 FP
#108 Vince Carter (1% OWN)14.6 FP, 2 GP7.4 FP
#109 Garrison Mathews (1% OWN)14 FP, 2 GP6.8 FP
#110 Torrey Craig (2% OWN)13.9 FP, 2 GP6.6 FP
#111 Rodions Kurucs (1% OWN)13.8 FP, 2 GP5.8 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from this season.

GARRISON MATHEWSFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-2023115934.120.633.86.0
-- Per Game (34 Proj)6.84.71.000.610.990.18
2/3 to 2/9 (3 Games)21.614.63.21.903.10.56
2/10 to 2/13 (2 Games)14.09.62.11.202.10.36
'19-20 Season133932310184
-- Per Game (15 GP)8.96.21.530.671.200.27