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John
Tavares
College None
Team Toronto Maple Leafs
91C
6'1"Height
209Weight
28Age
0Exp
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.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGPGAPTS+/-PPGWGTFWFL
2018TOR824741880-01080832696
2017NYI823747840-01230913813
2016NYI772838660-0730824804
2015NYI783337700-0750741629
2014NYI823848860-01380753689
2013NYI592442660-0840554575
2012NYI482819470-0950459471
2011NYI823150810-0780814772
2010NYI792938670-0940693626
2009NYI822430540-01120536593
Career (11 Seasons)751319390709-239350071196668
YEARTEAMSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2018TOR28616.419:051969212.7316.22340016
2017NYI25714.419:541895259:24127:53260013
2016NYI26010.820:241906246:0073:34380019
2015NYI25013.219:591744246:023:29380114
2014NYI27813.720:401851303:382:42460023
2013NYI18812.821:141318241:1010:19400115
2012NYI16217.320:461072164:056:2618009
2011NYI28610.820:331777260:087:51260013
2010NYI24311.919:141715276:3513:17531024
2009NYI18612.918:001706339:204:12220011
Career (11 Seasons)239613.319:55169532549:06265:5634112157
2019 Game Log
SCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH