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|Mattias Ekholm's Fantasy Scouting Report|
DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK
Draft Mattias Ekholm as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 130 projected fantasy points puts him at #21 behind Neal Pionk and ahead of Oliver Ekman-Larsson. 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 1.65 fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 90%, he is the #23 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
Mattias Ekholm is projected for 3.67 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #21 ranked guard 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 Torey Krug but behind Dougie Hamilton the rest of the week. Week 2 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#23). He is projected for 4.9 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.