Buy Low Alert: Chris Wagner is a Better Fantasy Option Than Joey Anderson But Not as Good as Sam Bennett the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Chris Wagner to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 9 projected fantasy points puts him at #101 behind Sam Bennett and ahead of Joey Anderson. He has averaged 0.68 fantasy points in his past 143 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 0.78 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#113) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Chris Wagner is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #113 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RW) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#99 Denis Malgin (2% OWN)9.6 FP, 0.87 per game32 FP, 50 gp, 0.65 per game (#111)
#100 Sam Bennett (6% OWN)9.4 FP, 0.85 per game88 FP, 71 gp, 1.24 per game (#60)
#101 Chris Wagner (1% OWN)9.4 FP, 0.78 per game66 FP, 76 gp, 0.87 per game (#93)
#102 Joey Anderson9.3 FP, 0.78 per game66 FP, 76 gp, 0.87 per game (#93)
#103 Dillon Dube (4% OWN)9.2 FP, 0.84 per game66 FP, 76 gp, 0.87 per game (#93)

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CHRIS WAGNER WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Chris Wagner is projected for 1.48 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which projects to being the #85 ranked right wing. 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 Clayton Keller but behind Jesper Fast the rest of the week. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#80). He is projected for 3.35 fantasy points.

3/13 TO 3/15 RANK (RW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#83 Gerald Mayhew (0% OWN)1.52 FP, 2 GP0.84 FP
#84 Jesper Fast (7% OWN)1.48 FP, 1 GP1.34 FP
#85 Chris Wagner (1% OWN)1.48 FP, 2 GP0.78 FP
#86 Clayton Keller (57% OWN)1.45 FP, 1 GP1.75 FP
#87 Phil Kessel (66% OWN)1.44 FP, 1 GP1.74 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (RW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#78 Jordan Weal (1% OWN)3.51 FP, 3 GP1.15 FP
#79 Valeri Nichushkin (17% OWN)3.35 FP, 3 GP1.03 FP
#80 Chris Wagner (1% OWN)3.35 FP, 4 GP0.78 FP
#81 Connor Brown (24% OWN)3.32 FP, 3 GP1.13 FP
#82 Bobby Ryan (12% OWN)3.31 FP, 3 GP1.12 FP

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.

CHRIS WAGNERFPPTSGASOGPPG
Rest of '19-209.42.51.60.917.60.0
-- Per Game (12 Proj)0.800.210.140.081.510.00
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)1.480.430.270.162.960.00
3/16 to 3/22 (4 Games)3.350.840.540.315.90.00
'19-20 Season31.81064780
-- Per Game (67 GP)0.470.150.090.061.160.00
'18-20 Seasons982918112130
-- Per Game (143 GP)0.680.200.130.081.490.00