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Nikita
Kucherov
College None
Team Tampa Bay Lightning
86RW
5'11"Height
178Weight
25Age
0Exp
Nikita Kucherov's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON VALUE

Of the 7 right wings that are 100% owned, Nikita Kucherov is projected to be the best fantasy player for the rest of the season. He is projected for 84 fantasy points in 19 remaining games. His projected average FP rank is the same as his rest of season total rank. The market values Nikita Kucherov over Kane and the projections agree.

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He has a relatively high shooting percentage.

WEEKLY FANTASY VALUE

Starting in 97% of leagues he is expected to produce 18.1 fantasy points (WK 22). Week 22 market expectations match his projection. He is expected to be the #1 right wing (projected to be #1).

He is projected for 18.15 fantasy points in week 22 (#1 RW) in 4 games.


  • Kucherov is not in the 2/22 DFS player pool, but one player who is in the Sportsline FanDuel optimal lineup is Max Pacioretty, and Matthew Tkachuk is in the DraftKings optimal lineup.

    LAST DAILY FANTASY PERFORMANCE 2/21 VS BUF

    • 22 TOI, 1 G, 0 A, 8 SOG, 0 BS
    • FanDuel: $9200, 24.8 FPs (+$3009 value, +6.1 FPs)
    • DraftKings: $7700, 7 FPs (+$3531 value, +2.2 FPs)
  • Career Stats
    YEARTEAMGPGAPTS+/-PPGWGTFWFL
    2018TB6230701000-0115002
    2017TB8039611000-087032
    2016TB744045850-0177000
    2015TB773036660-094001
    2014TB822936650-022002
    2013TB5299180-033010
    Career (6 Seasons)427177257434945028047
    YEARTEAMSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
    2018TB17716.919:331348231.581.90400019
    2017TB27914.019:491817280.680.40420021
    2016TB24616.319:251735248:311:50382014
    2015TB20914.418:121607251:122:07300015
    2014TB19115.214:561599181:012:12371111
    2013TB1028.813:0591861:470:0014007
    Career (6 Seasons)120414.717:4090241254:478:272013187
    2018-19 Situational Stats
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    Games in October115712020202619.2196:232284002
    Games in November1551823520004211.9283:1831310005
    Games in December1492130740104520280:413238004
    Games in January1031114110002611.5210:432234002
    Games in February1281321320203821.1241:1226114006
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    Games Won47286593361005014719901:041013320015
    Games Lost15257-201000306.7311:133358004
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    Home Games321536511460309216.3621:0367916008
    Road Games30153449250208517.6591:14669240011
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    Before All-Star Break5022577913903013915.8971:051087260013
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    Amalie Arena321536511460309216.3621:0367916008
    American Airlines Center1000000004020:34242001
    BB&T Center2336-22000837.539:29454002
    Barclays Center1000-100002021:58210000
    Bell Centre1022300002015:26170000
    Bell MTS Place1101-21000333.321:30260000
    Bridgestone Arena1101-10000333.321:44240000
    Canadian Tire Centre1000-100005018:35192001
    Gila River Arena1000-300000016:17190000
    Honda Center11122000042523:45242001
    KeyBank Center21233000052043:37470000
    Little Caesars Arena1000-200004022:14280000
    Madison Square Garden1011100001018:59230000
    NYCB Live1000000002020:05234002
    Nationwide Arena12353001054017:30184001
    PPG Paints Arena2044-200006041:12462001
    Pepsi Center110101010333.316:49180000
    Prudential Center11342000025016:00202001
    Rogers Arena11122000052019:32220000
    Rogers Place114530000333.319:49240000
    SAP Center at San Jose1000-400000019:28250000
    STAPLES Center113411000333.319:00170000
    Scotiabank Saddledome1022200004024:14280000
    T-Mobile Arena1011100002018:05240000
    United Center11121000042520:41212001
    Wells Fargo Center2022-200003036:40430000
    Xcel Energy Center1011-200002018:01230000
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    After All-Star Break1281321320203821.1241:1226114006
    vs Anaheim Ducks212330000714.346:30456003
    vs Arizona Coyotes1000-300000016:17190000
    vs Boston Bruins1011000003015:37200000
    vs Buffalo Sabres4336300001717.686:38952001
    vs Carolina Hurricanes2022100007038:52410000
    vs Columbus Blue Jackets3459800101136.453:29626002
    vs Calgary Flames215640000714.342:24480000
    vs Chicago Blackhawks21453000052041:12412001
    vs Colorado Avalanche21120101042534:51380000
    vs Dallas Stars213420000812.538:19422001
    vs Detroit Red Wings2011-200006038:24460000
    vs Edmonton Oilers235851000933.337:50452001
    vs Florida Panthers4459030001136.481:46904002
    vs Los Angeles Kings113411000333.319:00170000
    vs Minnesota Wild1011-200002018:01230000
    vs Montreal Canadiens32465201082559:43632001
    vs New Jersey Devils3369310101127.349:10612001
    vs Nashville Predators2101-3000042539:23440000
    vs New York Islanders3011100005056:12634002
    vs New York Rangers2022200003037:39440000
    vs Ottawa Senators2000-200006035:32382001
    vs Philadelphia Flyers3156-30000911.159:20640000
    vs Pittsburgh Penguins3044-600007061:01742001
    vs San Jose Sharks2022-200001038:50470000
    vs St. Louis Blues1000-100002021:50242001
    vs Toronto Maple Leafs2123-11010616.742:43432001
    vs Vancouver Canucks211210000714.339:19400000
    vs Winnipeg Jets1101-21000333.321:30260000
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    vs Vegas Golden Knights2022100005040:55450000
    vs Western Conference Tms25122941740106717.9496:1154414007
    vs Own Division18101626360205717.5360:2339512006
    vs Eastern Conference Tms371841599704011016.4716:06804260012
    All-Star Games1000-10000307:3370000
    Outside Own Division4420547413503012016.7851:54953280013
    Overall623070100161105017716.91212:171348400019
    2018 Game Log
    OCTOBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
    DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
    10/06vsW2-100000000.000021:874:450:00
    10/11vsL4-1000-10020.000019:786:220:00
    10/13vsW8-211220030.333216:004:880:00
    10/16vsW4-201110030.000017:600:800:00
    10/18vsW3-101100020.000016:174:170:63
    10/20@L5-4011-20020.000018:025:200:00
    10/21@W6-311210040.250220:685:400:00
    10/24@W1-010101030.333016:823:980:00
    10/26@W3-201110020.000018:082:930:00
    10/27@L7-1000-30000.000016:284:520:00
    10/30vsW8-321311050.400015:082:330:00
    NOVEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
    DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
    11/01vsL4-1000-20010.000017:652:680:00
    11/03@W4-102230020.000015:433:320:00
    11/04@W4-3000-10050.000218:583:950:00
    11/06vsW5-221321060.333218:025:400:00
    11/08vsW4-201120010.000014:153:650:00
    11/10vsL6-4000-10010.000016:952:300:40
    11/13@L2-100000020.000022:481:000:00
    11/15@W4-303300040.000218:726:350:00
    11/17@W6-5022-10020.000017:533:520:00
    11/19@L3-2101-10030.333021:732:280:12
    11/21vsW7-312321030.333020:424:820:00
    11/23vsW4-203320010.000020:523:650:00
    11/25vsW5-202200040.000018:084:420:00
    11/27vsL3-101110030.000422:755:520:07
    11/29vsW5-4112-10040.250020:283:820:00
    DECEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
    DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
    12/01@W5-4123-11030.333220:303:970:00
    12/03@W5-113420020.500216:002:180:00
    12/04@W6-5000-20040.000022:232:430:00
    12/06vsW3-201100030.000015:622:000:00
    12/08vsW7-101100010.000018:032:200:00
    12/10vsW6-301110020.000018:675:170:00
    12/13vsW4-111201020.500017:233:970:00
    12/16@L5-4101-21030.333021:501:880:00
    12/18@W5-211220050.200019:535:420:00
    12/20@W5-402220040.000024:235:750:00
    12/22@W6-314530030.333019:822:650:00
    12/27vsW6-5134-10060.167022:674:920:00
    12/29vsW6-511211030.333221:103:300:00
    12/31@W2-111220040.250223:754:830:00
    JANUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
    DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
    01/03@W6-213411030.333019:004:180:00
    01/05@L5-2000-40000.000019:472:830:00
    01/08vsW4-011230030.333019:981:130:00
    01/10vsW3-101100040.000021:273:870:12
    01/12@W5-312330030.333021:132:030:00
    01/13@L5-1000-10020.000021:975:270:00
    01/15@W2-000000040.000220:572:230:00
    01/17vsL4-2011-10040.000225:486:350:00
    01/19vsW6-302220010.000019:374:120:00
    01/30@L4-2011-20020.000022:482:130:00
    FEBRUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
    DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
    02/01@W1-000000020.000420:081:300:00
    02/02@W3-201110010.000018:981:600:00
    02/05vsL3-201100030.000022:837:350:00
    02/07vsL1-0000-10020.000221:832:680:00
    02/09vsW5-4000-40010.000019:820:330:00
    02/10@W5-2213-11050.400219:182:280:00
    02/12vsW6-313420030.333018:175:320:00
    02/14vsW6-013420040.250017:754:850:00
    02/16vsW3-011211030.333023:185:770:00
    02/18@W5-123530050.400417:503:780:00
    02/19@W5-2000-10010.000019:135:430:00
    02/21vsW2-110110080.125222:734:521:20