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Matt
Murray
College None
Team Pittsburgh Penguins
30G
6'4"Height
178Weight
25Age
0Exp
Matt Murray's Fantasy Scouting Report

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Matt Murray is projected for 12.24 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 4 which ranks him as the #15 projected goalie 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 Robin Lehner but behind Semyon Varlamov the rest of the week. Week 5 will be better based on projected rank (#7). He is projected for 11.95 fantasy points.

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Matt Murray to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 277 projected fantasy points puts him at #24 behind Ben Bishop and ahead of John Gibson. He has averaged 6.5 fantasy points in his past 57 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 5.66 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#8) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 87%, he is the #11 most highly owned goalie. Matt Murray is expected to come up short of last season's #13 fantasy position rank.

Matt Murray Is a Better Value on FanDuel at $8.9K Than on DraftKings at $7.7K on 10/22

He is a better value on FanDuel than on DraftKings based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 17.5 FD points and is worth $8.9K on FD. On DK he is projected for 4.4 points and is worth $7.7K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

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
YEARTEAMGPWLTOTMINSGASOGAAAPIM
2019PIT853004812102.6210
2018PIT50291406288012942.6904
2017PIT49271603273313312.9212
2016PIT49321014276611142.4120
2015PIT1392017492512.0000
Career (5 Seasons)169102451149608419102.6246
2019-20 Situational Stats
CATEGORYGPWLTOTMINSGASOGAAAPIM
Games in October853004812102.6210
CATEGORYGPWLTOTMINSGASOGAAAPIM
Games Won550003041102.1710
Games Lost303001771003.3900
CATEGORYGPWLTOTMINSGASOGAAAPIM
Home Games642003621402.3200
Road Games21100119703.5310
CATEGORYGPWLTOTMINSGASOGAAAPIM
Before All-Star Break853004812102.6210
CATEGORYGPWLTOTMINSGASOGAAAPIM
BB&T Center1010059303.0500
PPG Paints Arena642003621402.3200
Xcel Energy Center1100060404.0010
CATEGORYGPWLTOTMINSGASOGAAAPIM
vs Anaheim Ducks1100060101.0000
vs Buffalo Sabres1010058303.1000
vs Columbus Blue Jackets1100060202.0000
vs Colorado Avalanche1100064201.8800
vs Dallas Stars1100060202.0000
vs Florida Panthers1010059303.0500
vs Minnesota Wild1100060404.0010
vs Winnipeg Jets1010060404.0000
CATEGORYGPWLTOTMINSGASOGAAAPIM
vs Western Conference Tms541003041302.5710
vs Own Division1100060202.0000
vs Eastern Conference Tms31200177802.7100
Outside Own Division743004211902.7110
Overall853004812102.6210
2019 Game Log
OCTOBERSTATISTICS
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTMINSWLOTLGASVSASV%SOPIM
10/03vsL3-158010338410.92700
10/05vsW7-260100228300.93300
10/08vsL4-160010418220.81800
10/10vsW2-160100131320.96900
10/12@W7-460100429330.87900
10/16vsW3-264100226280.92900
10/18vsW4-260100222240.91700
10/22@L4-259010318210.85700