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|John Tavares's Fantasy Scouting Report|
DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK
Draft John Tavares as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 248 projected fantasy points puts him at #8 behind Patrice Bergeron and ahead of Auston Matthews. He has averaged 3.18 fantasy points in his past 82 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.14 fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 99%, he is the #1 most highly owned center. John Tavares is expected to come up slightly short of last season's #6 fantasy position rank.
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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK
John Tavares is projected for 9.68 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #2 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 Auston Matthews but behind Steven Stamkos the rest of the week. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#9). He is projected for 8.68 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.