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Darnell
Nurse
College None
Team Edmonton Oilers
25D
6'4"Height
221Weight
24Age
0Exp
Darnell Nurse's Fantasy Scouting Report

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Darnell Nurse as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 125 projected fantasy points puts him at #28 behind Brandon Montour and ahead of Justin Schultz. He has averaged 1.96 fantasy points in his past 82 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.59 fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 69%, he is the #39 most highly owned defenseman. Darnell Nurse is expected to come up slightly short of last season's #26 fantasy position rank.

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Darnell Nurse is projected for 3.82 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #17 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 Jan Rutta but behind Ryan McDonagh the rest of the week. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#43). He is projected for 4.14 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
2018EDM821031410-011000
2017EDM82620260-002000
2016EDM4456110-000000
2015EDM6937100-000000
2014EDM20000-000000
Career (6 Seasons)279246488-513000
YEARTEAMSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2018EDM1965.123:492306151.27157.73873226
2017EDM1943.122:14227039:25182:50673026
2016EDM855.917:009624:5952:1433309
2015EDM1202.520:13177315:22140:57604020
2014EDM20.016:30490:250:460000
Career (6 Seasons)5974.021:207360211:27534:3124713281
2019 Game Log
SCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH