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Mattias
Ekholm
College None
Team Nashville Predators
14D
6'4"Height
215Weight
29Age
0Exp
Mattias Ekholm's Fantasy Scouting Report

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Mattias Ekholm as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 142 projected fantasy points puts him at #18 behind Alexander Edler and ahead of Shea Weber. He has averaged 2.33 fantasy points in his past 80 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.8 fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 95%, he is the #20 most highly owned defenseman. Mattias Ekholm is expected to come up short of last season's #14 fantasy position rank.

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

This weekly projection is not based on the official schedule and are meant for illustrative purposes. As soon as the 2019-2020 schedule is released we will update appropriately. Mattias Ekholm is projected for 3.12 fantasy points in 2 games which is good enough to be the #31 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 Drew Doughty but behind Ben Harpur. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#16). He is projected for 5.03 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
2018NSH80836440-023000
2017NSH811024340-051001
2016NSH82320230-001000
2015NSH82827350-013000
2014NSH80711180-011000
2013NSH621890-000000
2012NSH10000-000000
2011NSH20000-000000
Career (8 Seasons)470371261637299001
YEARTEAMSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2018NSH1465.523:212288109.90178.30471021
2017NSH1357.423:342306151.62233.80460023
2016NSH1202.523:272330117:00185:31340017
2015NSH1147.020:13212293:09140:55440022
2014NSH868.119:00198349:45121:00520026
2013NSH581.716:48139612:3982:1810005
2012NSH00.016:00201:030:000000
2011NSH10.012:00371:070:310000
Career (8 Seasons)6605.621:1212482536:14942:2123310114
Game Log
OCTOBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
10/04@W3-202220010.000022:950:051:03
10/06@W4-310110020.500024:700:003:22
10/09vsL3-0000-10040.000221:350:702:32
10/11vsW3-000020020.000517:670:831:30
10/13vsW5-201100020.000021:150:101:07
10/15vsW4-210110011.000021:980:003:82
10/19@W5-300010010.000019:980:001:35
10/20@W3-002220010.000022:421:304:80
10/23vsL5-400000020.000024:430:883:55
10/25@W4-3011-10020.000022:980:022:55
10/27vsL5-3000-10020.000020:620:425:60
10/30vsW4-100010000.000023:430:953:22
NOVEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
11/01@W4-101120020.000222:600:080:92
11/03vsW1-000000020.000021:581:573:12
11/07@W4-101110010.000023:080:232:02
11/10@W5-410100011.000223:200:050:53
11/12@L2-100010000.000226:234:500:72
11/13@L5-400000020.000030:252:523:68
11/15@L2-100000010.000024:033:371:90
11/17vsW5-300000010.000223:182:931:93
11/19vsW3-202200020.000022:001:831:77
11/21vsW4-100000010.000223:672:423:25
11/23@L6-2011-10030.000022:222:402:10
11/25vsW5-201110010.000023:932:922:88
11/27vsL3-200000020.000222:123:080:68
11/29vsL3-000000000.000424:331:432:13
DECEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
12/01vsW5-201120020.000022:002:750:68
12/03vsW2-101110000.000023:420:973:18
12/06@L5-3000-10010.000223:050:631:67
12/08@L5-2011-30010.000024:320:851:92
12/11vsW3-101120050.000025:631:482:80
12/13vsW4-301100000.000023:001:922:90
12/15vsW2-101110010.000024:550:823:58
12/17@L4-300000010.000024:902:502:32
12/18@L2-101110020.000023:471:981:92
12/22@L5-200000000.000221:401:820:08
12/27vsL2-000000080.000021:230:122:02
12/29vsL4-3011-20030.000221:303:970:00
12/31@W6-302220010.000222:321:820:00
JANUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
01/01vsW4-000010030.000022:671:301:83
01/04@L4-3011-10050.000023:952:531:88
01/05@W4-111220020.500023:901:850:60
01/07@W4-011211020.500024:422:322:62
01/09@W4-302230000.000024:433:500:70
01/10@L4-311200060.167024:101:430:23
01/13@L6-3000-10000.000023:184:673:50
01/15vsW7-202220020.000023:175:031:82
01/17vsL5-100010030.000021:571:402:77
01/19vsL4-2000-10000.000022:933:602:88
01/21@W4-101120000.000222:702:774:05
01/23@W2-100020010.000226:681:703:57
FEBRUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
02/01@W4-100000010.000021:800:424:97
02/02vsL3-100000030.000023:621:970:95
02/05vsW5-201100020.000024:302:822:77
02/07vsW3-200010000.000023:880:201:83
02/09@L3-2101-11020.500022:780:222:65
02/10vsL5-401100040.000025:771:873:23
02/12vsL3-2000-10010.000022:652:322:27
02/16@L5-101100020.000022:881:951:30
02/19@W5-300000040.000025:251:301:12
02/21vsW2-1000-10030.000224:220:002:30
02/23vsL5-0000-20060.000223:902:202:87
02/25vsW3-200010000.000023:121:221:08
02/26@L2-0000-10010.000022:820:802:83
MARCHSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
03/01@L5-310110030.333024:200:223:12
03/03@W3-200000020.000224:230:180:80
03/05vsW5-4000-20020.000026:150:002:33
03/09vsL5-300000030.000024:633:172:98
03/12@L3-200000020.000023:330:221:20
03/14@W3-100010010.000024:000:152:48
03/16@W4-200010030.000025:370:072:08
03/19vsW3-000020010.000226:000:002:95
03/21vsL2-1000-10020.000025:600:002:12
03/23@L5-0000-30020.000021:870:001:77
03/25@W1-001110000.000023:230:002:97
03/29@W3-101100010.000023:320:003:85
03/30vsL5-200000010.000021:530:223:57
APRILSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
04/02@W3-200030010.000423:600:070:68
04/04vsW3-200020020.000022:580:052:20
04/06vsW5-200010030.000022:100:002:07