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Sidney
Crosby
College None
Team Pittsburgh Penguins
87C
5'11"Height
200Weight
32Age
0Exp
Sidney Crosby's Fantasy Scouting Report

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest pre-season projection, you can expect Sidney Crosby will be an elite fantasy starter. His 273 projected fantasy points puts him at #3 behind Steven Stamkos and ahead of Nathan MacKinnon. He has averaged 3.47 fantasy points in his past 79 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.46 fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite center. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. Sidney Crosby is expected to slightly improve on last season's #5 fantasy position rank.

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Sidney Crosby is projected for 7.05 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #11 ranked center and a must start for most owners. 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 Nicklas Backstrom but behind Tomas Hertl the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#1). He is projected for 13.48 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. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGPGAPTS+/-PPGWGTFWFL
2019PIT281024340-0330334280
2018PIT7935651000-012301012814
2017PIT822960890-09601026909
2016PIT754445890-01450842906
2015PIT803649850-01090986921
2014PIT772856840-01030797800
2013PIT8036681040-01150991896
2012PIT361541560-0310453381
2011PIT22829370-0230227226
2010PIT413234660-01030546435
2009PIT8151581090-013601001790
2008PIT7733701030-0730829786
2007PIT532448720-0640567536
2006PIT7936841200-01340839847
2005PIT8139631020-01650534640
Career (15 Seasons)97145679412501801396301098410167
YEARTEAMSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2019PIT7014.320:24695103.379.0713104
2018PIT22015.920:592036253.2844.78360112
2017PIT24711.720:402106299:2021:06460117
2016PIT25517.319:521852269:458:51240012
2015PIT24814.520:272114296:1632:18420021
2014PIT23711.819:571924278:0428:15471116
2013PIT25913.921:571917343:0240:20460022
2012PIT12412.121:05820157:0525:0116008
2011PIT7510.718:2745385:242:4614007
2010PIT16119.921:54930222:2819:21311013
2009PIT29817.121:571900405:3571:54711033
2008PIT23813.921:561834413:5173:40762127
2007PIT17313.920:491294276:0637:26391016
2006PIT25014.420:441930461:0819:21600030
2005PIT27814.020:071957459:1551:361100055
Career (15 Seasons)313314.620:51237624323:58485:4667174293
2019-20 Situational Stats
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Games in October1351217610003514.3270:503277101
Games in November4000-7000011078:08930000
Games in January64711-110201330.8118:181504002
Games in February5156-11010119.1104:171252001
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Games Won1782028930304318.6333:1141513104
Games Lost11246-120000277.4238:222800000
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Home Games1561824710103915.4305:553659102
Road Games134610-1020203112.9265:383304002
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Before All-Star Break2281725-220105813.8448:305459102
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
Amalie Arena2011-300003043:08510000
American Airlines Center1000000000019:18260000
BB&T Center21120101042539:33500000
Barclays Center1000-200003021:24270000
Bell MTS Place1022200002018:24230000
Capital One Arena1011000002020:59242001
Little Caesars Arena110101010333.320:55232001
PPG Paints Arena1561824710103915.4305:553659102
TD Garden2101-40000812.539:46520000
Wells Fargo Center1000-200002021:21270000
Xcel Energy Center1112-1000042520:50270000
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
After All-Star Break6279-110201216.7123:031504002
vs Anaheim Ducks11121100025024:02260000
vs Boston Bruins3123-40000911.158:13790000
vs Buffalo Sabres1011-100001021:01240000
vs Columbus Blue Jackets1022100002018:08215100
vs Chicago Blackhawks1000000001015:19170000
vs Colorado Avalanche11121000052024:24310000
vs Dallas Stars2000100003040:34530000
vs Detroit Red Wings110101010333.320:55232001
vs Edmonton Oilers1000-100002022:35240000
vs Florida Panthers21120101042539:33500000
vs Minnesota Wild224600000728.638:43480000
vs Montreal Canadiens1033200003018:23220000
vs New York Islanders1000-200003021:24270000
vs Philadelphia Flyers324610010922.256:58734002
vs Tampa Bay Lightning3022-300006067:10770000
vs Washington Capitals1011000002020:59242001
vs Winnipeg Jets212330000616.740:29500000
CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
vs Vegas Golden Knights1000-200002022:43260000
vs Western Conference Tms115813310002817.9228:492750000
vs Own Division6279000101612.5117:2914511103
vs Eastern Conference Tms1751621-620304211.9342:4442013104
Outside Own Division2281725-330205414.8454:045502001
Overall28102434-330307014.3571:3369513104
2019 Game Log
OCTOBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
10/03vsL3-1011-10010.000021:026:180:00
10/05vsW7-202210020.000518:132:350:22
10/08vsL4-110110040.250022:082:830:00
10/10vsW2-111211020.500024:037:170:00
10/12@W7-4112-10040.250020:832:970:88
10/13@W7-202220020.000018:402:920:30
10/16vsW3-211210050.200024:403:350:43
10/18vsW4-200010030.000021:272:920:00
10/19vsL3-0000-20020.000022:726:120:00
10/22@L4-201100020.000021:681:070:00
10/23@L3-201100020.000020:122:001:08
10/26@W3-000000000.000019:300:000:43
10/29vsW7-112330060.167216:854:130:00
NOVEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
11/02vsL2-1000-10020.000022:587:270:00
11/04@L6-4000-40050.000018:831:380:95
11/07@W4-3000-20030.000021:401:750:00
11/09vsW3-200000010.000015:322:850:00
JANUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
01/14vsW7-313410030.333017:884:880:00
01/16@L4-110100030.333020:932:981:15
01/17@W2-110101030.333220:922:920:07
01/19vsW4-302200010.000018:452:900:28
01/21@L3-0000-20020.000021:354:780:68
01/31vsW4-312300011.000218:772:170:00
FEBRUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
02/02@W4-301100020.000220:987:820:20
02/06@L4-2000-30010.000023:026:580:30
02/08@W3-210101020.500017:871:501:55
02/11vsL2-101100030.000024:035:881:37
02/14vsW4-103320030.000018:383:700:05