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Mikael
Backlund
College None
Team Calgary Flames
11C
6'0"Height
200Weight
31Age
0Exp
Mikael Backlund's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Mikael Backlund to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 19 projected fantasy points puts him at #47 behind Ryan Johansen and ahead of Adam Gaudette. He has averaged 1.97 fantasy points in his past 146 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.74 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#44) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 46%, he is the #50 most highly owned center. Mikael Backlund is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #32 fantasy position rank.

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SIT EM ALERT: MIKAEL BACKLUND WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Mikael Backlund is projected for 1.71 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 24 which ranks him as the #79 projected center for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. His projected fantasy production is the same as his rest of season per game projection. He is ranked above Paul Stastny but behind Curtis Lazar the rest of the week. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#35). He is projected for 6.67 fantasy points.

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGPGAPTS+/-PPGWGTFWFL
2019CGY701629450-0330368410
2018CGY772126470-0140511520
2017CGY821431450-0320705705
2016CGY812231530-0770711768
2015CGY822126470-0340539604
2014CGY521017270-0020423452
2013CGY761821390-0530628694
2012CGY3288160-0210194213
2011CGY4147110-0220225271
2010CGY731015250-0210319345
2009CGY2319100-000010289
2008CGY10000-000025
Career (12 Seasons)78.823.0827.5550.63-1.563.010000
YEARTEAMSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2019CGY15710.217:56160398.28111.45260013
2018CGY20510.217:531786126.62107.47520024
2017CGY2146.519:001868175:25194:29780228
2016CGY19711.217:361914165:41182:04360113
2015CGY15513.516:251947131:02144:17280014
2014CGY1039.717:43136787:3975:1714007
2013CGY17810.118:311967141:24147:07320016
2012CGY889.115:0566144:4112:3929116
2011CGY854.715:2184246:3739:4716008
2010CGY1446.912:04122044:5168:0518009
2009CGY472.112:3340427:540:026003
2008CGY10.010:00152:090:000000
Career (12 Seasons)247.159.3000057.82000
2019-20 Situational Stats
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Games in October15224-30010336.1277:343608004
Games in November1415621010273.7259:0734210005
Games in December1325721100229.1224:132834002
Games in January1015600100185.6178:292182001
Games in February1491019311004420.5244:563102001
Games in March4123-10010137.771:52900000
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Games Lost3451015-120000816.2592:4277312006
Games Won361119301533307614.5663:2983014007
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Home Games335131811120657.7579:0576110005
Road Games37111627222109212677:0684216008
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Before All-Star Break506162202220996.1903:361152240012
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Amalie Arena1011000004022:01240000
American Airlines Center211211000616.738:46470000
BB&T Center1000000003017:49210000
Bell Centre1000-100001016:29200000
Bridgestone Arena21231000042541:13502001
Canadian Tire Centre1011000002014:35150000
Capital One Arena1000100001016:02242001
Enterprise Center1000000000018:07240000
Gila River Arena2011-100002030:24412001
Honda Center23033011065038:12450000
KeyBank Center1011100003019:41230000
Little Caesars Arena1011100003018:48230000
Mosaic Stadium1000000003017:30210000
Nationwide Arena1000100002019:30230000
PNC Arena1000000002019:12210000
PPG Paints Arena1000000004019:44262001
Pepsi Center2000-400006035:08502001
Rogers Arena1022000003015:33192001
Rogers Place210110100333.338:44520000
SAP Center at San Jose2112-11000812.533:49452001
STAPLES Center2202-10000102032:57462001
Scotiabank Arena1000000003019:39220000
Scotiabank Saddledome335131811120657.7579:0576110005
T-Mobile Arena2011-200006038:22450000
TD Garden121320000210018:14230000
United Center1000000001019:10220000
Wells Fargo Center1011100001021:04290000
Xcel Energy Center2022-100003036:23410000
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
After All-Star Break20101323311105817.2352:354512001
vs Anaheim Ducks331460110933.358:08690000
vs Arizona Coyotes4123-10010714.367:11932001
vs Boston Bruins24152000058035:36440000
vs Buffalo Sabres2022200004036:35452001
vs Carolina Hurricanes2000-100005036:51420000
vs Columbus Blue Jackets2011100005038:49450000
vs Chicago Blackhawks3000-400004051:07670000
vs Colorado Avalanche3000-600008054:05742001
vs Dallas Stars311211000812.558:10710000
vs Detroit Red Wings2011000005037:57450000
vs Edmonton Oilers4101-10100616.768:21950000
vs Florida Panthers2000-200005033:05450000
vs Los Angeles Kings4213200001216.772:45964002
vs Minnesota Wild3033-200006054:49640000
vs Montreal Canadiens2000-100002032:08430000
vs New Jersey Devils111201010333.317:56254002
vs Nashville Predators313420000911.157:48712001
vs New York Rangers11013010025018:13202001
vs Ottawa Senators2011000002031:05350000
vs Philadelphia Flyers2011200001039:08560000
vs Pittsburgh Penguins2011-100005038:17492001
vs San Jose Sharks3112-31000119.148:57662001
vs St. Louis Blues3022200003049:20720000
vs Tampa Bay Lightning1011000004022:01240000
vs Toronto Maple Leafs2011300003038:18470000
vs Vancouver Canucks3022000006050:17632001
vs Washington Capitals2000200004035:55472001
vs Winnipeg Jets1000000003017:30210000
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Outside Own Division468202832110968.3834:43105216008
Overall701629453333015710.21256:111603260013
vs Own Division248917012206113.1421:2855110005
vs Eastern Conference Tms27611171011105510.9491:5461212006
vs Vegas Golden Knights3022-3000010055:49690000
vs Western Conference Tms43101828-722201029.8764:1799114007
2019 Game Log
NOVEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
11/13vsL3-100000020.000019:402:671:75
11/16@L3-0000-10000.000216:632:052:08
11/17@L6-000000040.000019:480:420:77
11/19vsL3-2000-20020.000018:950:481:20
11/21@L5-000000000.000018:122:370:00
11/23@W3-201110010.000021:070:882:55
11/25@L3-200000040.000219:730:371:45
11/27@W3-201110030.000019:682:270:00
11/30vsW3-100000000.000016:500:920:00
DECEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
12/05vsW4-301110010.000216:900:702:70
12/07vsW4-301110010.000219:782:900:65
12/09@W5-4000-20040.000017:752:120:68
12/10@W5-201100020.000013:771:580:00
12/12vsW4-201130000.000018:651:072:35
12/14vsL4-0000-10030.000017:652:972:20
JANUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
01/16@W2-100000030.000019:651:321:53
01/18@L5-201100020.000014:581:750:00
01/28vsL5-401110000.000014:630:000:63
01/29@W4-300000010.000021:150:474:32
FEBRUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
02/01vsL8-3000-10010.000012:821:052:20
02/04vsL3-1000-20030.000015:130:000:97
02/06vsL3-201110050.000016:580:870:30
02/08@W6-202200030.000215:551:081:17
02/10@W6-211201020.500016:322:650:00
02/12@L5-310100070.143019:181:820:25
02/13@W6-020220140.500018:801:684:18
02/15vsL8-4000-40010.000015:571:821:98
02/17vsW6-401130030.000019:933:101:62
02/21vsL4-320200030.667017:372:050:00
02/23@W4-201110030.000018:801:671:57
02/25@W5-221320021.000018:231:170:27
02/27@L4-312310030.333018:630:001:55
02/29@L4-301100040.000022:020:401:52
MARCHSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
03/01@W3-000000030.000017:820:002:38
03/04vsW3-201100030.000019:320:570:00
03/06vsW3-210100030.333017:280:781:18
03/08vsL5-3011-10040.000017:450:450:35