headshot
James
Neal
College None
Team Edmonton Oilers
18LW
6'3"Height
212Weight
32Age
0Exp
James Neal's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect James Neal to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 16 projected fantasy points puts him at #50 behind Kasperi Kapanen and ahead of Brendan Lemieux. He has averaged 1.07 fantasy points in his past 116 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.44 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#56) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 45%, he is the #43 most highly owned left wing. James Neal is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #66 fantasy position rank.

These projections power SportsLine's Computer Picks and Fantasy Data. But for contest winning DFS optimal lineups by top experts like Mike McClure visit SportsLine's new Daily Fantasy Hub.

START EM ALERT: JAMES NEAL WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

James Neal is projected for 2.89 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 24 which ranks him as the #36 projected left wing for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Nino Niederreiter but behind Anthony Duclair the rest of the week. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#69). He is projected for 3.82 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
2019EDM551912310-012201120
2018CGY63712190-021056
2017VGK712519440-056002
2016NSH702318410-055033
2015NSH823127580-0430819
2014NSH672314370-0360710
2013PIT592734610-01140513
2012PIT402115360-096015
2011PIT804041810-01840411
2010DAL-PIT792223450-0530815
2009DAL782728550-02401941
2008DAL772413370-09201120
Career (12 Seasons)78.87.1311.618.73-15.23.390000
YEARTEAMSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2019EDM11217.016:181006158.831.2712006
2018CGY1415.014:571252139.051.02280013
2017VGK20212.417:101412173:502:15240012
2016NSH20211.417:411599192:034:22351015
2015NSH26811.619:031931227:551:33651030
2014NSH22110.418:041476193:290:57571120
2013PIT23811.318:261251226:141:11551025
2012PIT13615.417:27780159:510:31260013
2011PIT32912.219:071681314:161:28871136
2010DAL-PIT21210.417:291703204:017:55662121
2009DAL20013.518:111831214:4274:23642122
2008DAL17114.015:521462169:0549:40511023
Career (12 Seasons)180.344.0000032.59000
Game Log
NOVEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
11/12@L6-3000-30010.000014:681:880:00
11/14vsW6-2011-10010.000015:172:980:00
11/16vsL5-400000010.000016:674:880:00
11/19@W5-2101-11020.500016:052:980:00
11/21@L5-100000020.000014:752:650:00
11/23@W4-2000-10030.000017:674:100:00
11/24@W4-310111040.250015:050:400:00
11/27@L4-1000-20020.000014:021:570:00
11/30vsL5-2000-10010.000016:724:230:00
DECEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
12/01@W3-201110010.000020:402:430:00
12/04vsL5-2011-20020.000021:687:770:00
12/06vsW2-101100030.000014:472:230:00
12/08vsL3-200000010.000014:503:370:00
12/10vsL6-3000-10010.000016:586:250:00
12/12@L6-511220020.500017:220:000:08
12/14vsL4-1000-10040.000018:501:920:63
JANUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
01/14vsW4-200000000.000214:121:220:00
01/18vsW7-301120000.000013:271:980:00
01/29vsL4-3011-10010.000018:183:280:00
MARCHSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
03/03@W2-100000020.000011:302:100:00
03/05@L4-3000-20000.000016:500:930:00
03/07vsW4-101120010.000212:031:220:00
03/09vsL3-201110010.000011:180:000:00
03/11vsL4-200000010.000013:070:480:00