Draft Patrick Kane as the #2 Right Wing... Ahead of Mikko Rantanen and After Nikita Kucherov

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest pre-season projection, you can expect Patrick Kane will be an elite fantasy starter. His 286 projected fantasy points puts him at #2 behind Nikita Kucherov and ahead of Mikko Rantanen. He has averaged 3.46 fantasy points in his past 81 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.62 fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite right wing. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. Last season he was also the #2 ranked right wing.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RW) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#1 Nikita Kucherov (100% OWN)347 FP, 4.39 per game352 FP, 82 gp, 4.3 per game (#1)
#2 Patrick Kane (100% OWN)286 FP, 3.62 per game280 FP, 81 gp, 3.46 per game (#3)
#3 Mikko Rantanen (98% OWN)267 FP, 3.38 per game248 FP, 74 gp, 3.34 per game (#4)
#4 David Pastrnak (100% OWN)262 FP, 3.32 per game231 FP, 66 gp, 3.5 per game (#2)
#5 Mitch Marner (100% OWN)256 FP, 3.24 per game246 FP, 82 gp, 3.01 per game (#6)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Patrick Kane is projected for 3.56 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 1 which ranks him as the #45 projected guard for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. His projected fantasy production is the same as his rest of season per game projection. He is ranked above Josh Bailey but behind Corey Perry the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#11). He is projected for 7.62 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (RW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#43 Evgenii Dadonov (94% OWN)3.59 FP, 2 GP2.29 FP
#44 Corey Perry (32% OWN)3.57 FP, 3 GP1.38 FP
#45 Patrick Kane (100% OWN)3.56 FP, 1 GP3.62 FP
#46 Josh Bailey (84% OWN)3.41 FP, 2 GP1.83 FP
#47 Jonny Brodzinski (0% OWN)3.39 FP, 3 GP1.34 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (RW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#9 Nikita Kucherov (100% OWN)8.5 FP, 2 GP4.39 FP
#10 Teuvo Teravainen (86% OWN)8 FP, 3 GP2.76 FP
#11 Patrick Kane (100% OWN)7.6 FP, 2 GP3.62 FP
#12 Cam Atkinson (99% OWN)7.6 FP, 3 GP2.38 FP
#13 Alex Tuch (71% OWN)7.4 FP, 4 GP1.96 FP

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.

PATRICK KANEFPPTSGASOGPPG
'19-20 Projection28610443.26132020.1
-- Per Game (79 Proj)3.641.320.550.784.10.26
10/2 to 10/6 (1 Game)3.561.280.530.753.820.25
10/7 to 10/13 (1.9 Games)7.62.741.131.618.00.52
'18-20 Season28011044663419
-- Per Game (81 GP)3.461.360.540.814.20.11