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Evgeni
Malkin
College None
Team Pittsburgh Penguins
71C
6'3"Height
195Weight
32Age
0Exp
Evgeni Malkin's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON VALUE

Of the 11 centers that are 100% owned, Evgeni Malkin is projected to be the best fantasy player for the rest of the season. According to these projections his value is rising. He is projected for 252 fantasy points in 62 remaining games. He has a lower rank (#2) based on projected fantasy average. The market ranks Evgeni Malkin behind Bergeron and above Tavares but the projections rank Evgeni Malkin over Bergeron.

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He has a relatively high shooting percentage.

WEEKLY FANTASY VALUE

His market rank based on start percentage among centers for week 8 is #1, which is better than his market rank of #6. When compared to other centers in week 8 he is projected for more points than 4 other centers starting in more leagues: Patrice Bergeron (7 FP), Nathan MacKinnon (11 FP), Connor McDavid (11 FP), and Mark Scheifele (13 FP). Starting in 96% of leagues he is expected to produce 12.4 fantasy points (WK 8). It should be a very good week 8 as he is projected to be the #1 center. His per game projected FP average is 4.2 which is better than his actual per game average (3.7). In addition to a solid projected FP average, he will benefit from playing 4 games.

He is projected for 16.67 fantasy points in week 8 (#1 C) in 4 games.


  • Based on 11/19 start percentages, Evgeni Malkin is valued behind Bergeron and above Tavares but the projections rank Evgeni Malkin over Bergeron in week 8.
  • Evgeni Malkin last five game log with fantasy points (CBS, FD, DK) and statline.

    DAILY FANTASY VALUE

    DRAFTKINGS VALUE (11/19): Evgeni Malkin is underrated on DraftKings with a projected 5.5 DK pts (#1 among centers). At $7100 he is expected to be the #4 center. At his projected points, he is worth a salary of $8.7K (expected pts per $ is calculated daily based on the average of healthy starters). He is projected for more points than 3 higher priced options: John Tavares (4.8 FP), Sidney Crosby (1.3 FP), and Mark Scheifele (4.5 FP). Based on salary, he is expected to have 4.5 FPs, a value reached in 10 of 18 games (56%). The combined 'cover percentage' for center priced at $4.0K and above is 44%.

    FANDUEL VALUE: Based on a projected 21 FanDuel points, Malkin is fairly ranked. He is the #1 highest priced center ($8700). At his projected points, he is worth a salary of $10.3K. Based on salary, he is expected to have 17.7 FPs, a value reached in 10 of 18 games (56%). The combined 'cover percentage' for centers priced at $4.0K and above is 45%.

    Malkin is NOT in the SportsLine DraftKings optimal lineup or the FanDuel optimal lineup which are based on the computer model's projection. SportsLine.com also offers premium optimal lineups from Mike McClure, a professional DFS player who has over $1 million in career winnings. He uses his own proprietary model to find great DFS values and often differs from the computer in how a player is projected to play on a daily basis.

    Career Stats
    YEARTEAMGPGAPTS+/-PPGWGTFWFL
    2018PIT18718250-0210122148
    2017PIT784256980-01470460592
    2016PIT623339720-01160365481
    2015PIT572731580-01160317438
    2014PIT692842700-0940322433
    2013PIT602349720-0730303318
    2012PIT31924330-0430195218
    2011PIT7550591090-01290575635
    2010PIT431522370-053077123
    2009PIT672849770-01370199299
    2008PIT8235781130-01440283385
    2007PIT8247591060-01750350540
    2006PIT783352850-01660315413
    Career (13 Seasons)8023775789559013564038835023
    YEARTEAMSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
    2018PIT4117.118:5442061.680.87320111
    2017PIT23917.618:591829286.375.45871136
    2016PIT19117.318:361416227:332:29771035
    2015PIT16216.719:221351217:2115:19651030
    2014PIT21213.218:581579251:176:15600125
    2013PIT19112.020:031283274:281:34620031
    2012PIT999.119:40644138:361:00360113
    2011PIT33914.721:001644326:563:05700034
    2010PIT1828.219:48859229:262:4118009
    2009PIT26810.420:501405327:1021:091000049
    2008PIT29012.122:301945455:3288:25800039
    2007PIT27217.321:191983414:0666:24780134
    2006PIT24213.619:091744448:3836:02800040
    Career (13 Seasons)272813.820:05181023659:06250:4284535386
    2018-19 Situational Stats
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    Games in October1061319410102326.1180:432308004
    Games in November8156-51000185.6159:3019024017
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    Games Won751015710101533.3124:341606003
    Games Lost112810-81000267.7215:3926026018
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    Home Games92810-400001711.8170:292008004
    Road Games951015320102420.8169:4422024017
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    Before All-Star Break1871825-120104117.1340:13420320111
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    Barclays Center1101-1100052021:27260000
    Bell Centre1022100001018:19274002
    Canadian Tire Centre1022-100002023:23242001
    Capital One Arena1000000002013:451812011
    PPG Paints Arena92810-400001711.8170:292008004
    Prudential Center1011-100002021:43272001
    Rogers Arena121330000633.318:18252001
    Rogers Place1011-100000018:39240000
    Scotiabank Arena12132101045017:46270000
    Scotiabank Saddledome1022100002016:24222001
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    vs Arizona Coyotes1000000001016:11232001
    vs Calgary Flames1022100002016:24222001
    vs Edmonton Oilers1011-100000018:39240000
    vs Montreal Canadiens2022-100003034:05464002
    vs New Jersey Devils2011-200003040:36494002
    vs New York Islanders2202-2100082540:37470000
    vs Ottawa Senators1022-100002023:23242001
    vs Tampa Bay Lightning1022100004024:26264002
    vs Toronto Maple Leafs22130101054037:28510000
    vs Vancouver Canucks222420000922.237:23512001
    vs Washington Capitals21230000042535:284012011
    CATEGORYGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTSS%TOISHIFTSPIMMJRMSCMNR
    vs Vegas Golden Knights1033200000015:33170000
    vs Western Conference Tms62810400001216.7104:101376003
    vs Own Division6336-410001520116:4113616013
    vs Eastern Conference Tms1251015-520102917.2236:0328326018
    Outside Own Division1241519310102615.4223:3228416008
    Overall1871825-120104117.1340:13420320111
    2018 Game Log
    OCTOBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
    DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
    10/04vsW7-612300020.500021:727:470:00
    10/06vsL5-1000-20020.000015:773:580:00
    10/11vsW4-203320000.000015:550:970:00
    10/13@L4-302210010.000418:322:130:00
    10/16vsL3-2011-10030.000019:081:330:00
    10/18@W3-021321040.500017:771:050:00
    10/23@W6-5011-10000.000018:652:670:00
    10/25@W9-102210020.000216:402:250:55
    10/27@W5-021330060.333218:304:870:00
    10/30vsL6-3101-10030.333019:174:300:00
    NOVEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
    DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
    11/01@L3-2101-11050.200021:453:320:00
    11/03vsL5-0000-20010.000019:705:900:00
    11/05vsL5-1000-10010.000218:883:920:00
    11/07@L2-100000020.0001213:752:270:00
    11/10vsW4-000000010.000216:180:750:00
    11/13@L4-2011-10020.000221:723:650:03
    11/15vsL4-302210040.000424:435:230:05
    11/17@L6-4022-10020.000223:386:030:23