Buy Low Alert: Igor Shesterkin is Projected to Be the #4 Goalie the Rest of the Season...Behind Tuukka Rask and Ahead of Semyon Varlamov

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Igor Shesterkin to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 55 projected fantasy points puts him at #4 behind Tuukka Rask and ahead of Semyon Varlamov. He has averaged 8.33 fantasy points in his past 12 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 5.54 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#25) 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 60%, he is the #27 most highly owned goalie. Igor Shesterkin is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #54 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (G) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#2 Braden Holtby (87% OWN)58 FP, 5.8 per game342 FP, 59 gp, 5.81 per game (#21)
#3 Tuukka Rask (88% OWN)57 FP, 6.3 per game272 FP, 46 gp, 5.92 per game (#19)
#4 Igor Shesterkin (60% OWN)55 FP, 5.5 per game272 FP, 46 gp, 5.92 per game (#19)
#5 Semyon Varlamov (79% OWN)54 FP, 5.4 per game242 FP, 49 gp, 4.95 per game (#40)
#6 Thatcher Demko (49% OWN)53 FP, 5.8 per game51 FP, 9 gp, 5.62 per game (#26)

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IGOR SHESTERKIN WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Igor Shesterkin is projected for 6.7 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 24 which ranks him as the #7 projected goalie for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a better than average game with more fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Sergei Bobrovsky but behind Curtis McElhinney the rest of the week. Week 25 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#9). He is projected for 16.71 fantasy points.

3/13 TO 3/15 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Andrei Vasilevskiy (89% OWN)7.9 FP, 1 GP5.9 FP
#6 Curtis McElhinney (14% OWN)7.3 FP, 1 GP7 FP
#7 Igor Shesterkin (60% OWN)6.7 FP, 1 GP5.5 FP
#8 Sergei Bobrovsky (82% OWN)6.7 FP, 1 GP6.6 FP
#9 Corey Crawford (53% OWN)6.5 FP, 1 GP5.1 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#7 Chris Driedger (11% OWN)17.1 FP, 3 GP5.5 FP
#8 Petr Mrazek (76% OWN)16.9 FP, 3 GP5.2 FP
#9 Igor Shesterkin (60% OWN)16.7 FP, 3 GP5.5 FP
#10 Semyon Varlamov (79% OWN)16 FP, 3 GP5.4 FP
#11 Corey Crawford (53% OWN)14.8 FP, 3 GP5.1 FP

DAILY FANTASY REVIEW

Igor Shesterkin averaged 26 FPs on FanDuel at an average salary of $8.1K. On DraftKings his average salary was $7.6K and averaged 26 fantasy points. On average Igor Shesterkin was a very good DFS value. His rank based on average fantasy points was better than his rank based on salary on FD and DK.

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.

IGOR SHESTERKINFPWINLOSSGASAVESSV%
Rest of '19-20555.44.128.427690.7
-- Per Game (10 Proj)5.70.560.422.9328.590.7
3/9 to 3/15 (1 Game)6.70.640.322.382892.2
3/16 to 3/22 (2.9 Games)16.71.621.308.98590.6
'19-20 Season1001022939593.2
-- Per Game (12 GP)8.30.830.172.4232.993.2