Draft David Rittich as the #7 Goalie... Ahead of Jordan Binnington and After Marc-Andre Fleury

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft David Rittich as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 355 projected fantasy points puts him at #7 behind Marc-Andre Fleury and ahead of Jordan Binnington. He has averaged 5.64 fantasy points in his past 45 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 5.46 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#17) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 68%, he is the #19 most highly owned goalie. David Rittich is expected to improve on last season's #22 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (G) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#5 Braden Holtby (85% OWN)358 FP, 5.5 per game342 FP, 59 gp, 5.81 per game (#18)
#6 Marc-Andre Fleury (85% OWN)358 FP, 5.5 per game373 FP, 61 gp, 6.11 per game (#13)
#7 David Rittich (68% OWN)355 FP, 5.5 per game254 FP, 45 gp, 5.64 per game (#23)
#8 Jordan Binnington (75% OWN)354 FP, 5.4 per game226 FP, 32 gp, 7.05 per game (#2)
#9 Connor Hellebuyck (86% OWN)352 FP, 5.4 per game378 FP, 63 gp, 6.01 per game (#14)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

David Rittich is projected for 10.7 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 1 which ranks him as the #11 projected guard 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 Mike Smith but behind Pekka Rinne the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#1). He is projected for 16.7 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#9 Tuukka Rask (83% OWN)11.6 FP, 2 GP5.6 FP
#10 Pekka Rinne (85% OWN)11.2 FP, 2 GP5.4 FP
#11 David Rittich (68% OWN)10.7 FP, 2 GP5.5 FP
#12 Mike Smith (59% OWN)10.7 FP, 2 GP4.69 FP
#13 Philipp Grubauer (36% OWN)10.5 FP, 2 GP5.3 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 David Rittich (68% OWN)16.7 FP, 3 GP5.5 FP
#2 Marc-Andre Fleury (85% OWN)16.5 FP, 3 GP5.5 FP
#3 Connor Hellebuyck (86% OWN)15.5 FP, 3 GP5.4 FP
#4 Matt Murray (85% OWN)12.7 FP, 2 GP5.4 FP
#5 Joonas Korpisalo (14% OWN)12 FP, 2 GP4.89 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.

DAVID RITTICHFPWINLOSSGASAVESSV%
'19-20 Projection35535.925.1177170590.6
-- Per Game (65 Proj)5.50.550.392.7326.290.6
10/2 to 10/6 (1.9 Games)10.71.060.745.25190.8
10/7 to 10/13 (3 Games)16.71.631.177.97990.9
'18-20 Season254279109111991.1
-- Per Game (45 GP)5.60.600.202.4224.991.1