Calvin Thurkauf is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($3K) and DraftKings ($2.5K) for 3/1

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 7.4 FanDuel points and 7.4 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$442 more than $3K on FanDuel and +$984 more than $2.5K on DraftKings. There may be other options (see below) who are even better values, but barring a significant lineup change consider him a strong daily fantasy play. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

DRAFTKINGS (C) 3/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#16 Gabriel Vilardi8 DK Points$2500
#17 Joel Eriksson Ek7.6 DK Points$3800
#18 Calvin Thurkauf7.4 DK Points$2500
#19 Alex Galchenyuk7.1 DK Points$3100
#20 Mikko Koivu5.6 DK Points$2500

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Calvin Thurkauf to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 16 projected fantasy points puts him at #92 behind Alexander Steen and ahead of Garnet Hathaway. He is projected to average 1.03 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#90) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. With 3 games played, he is the #0 ranked right wing this season.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RW) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#90 Emil Bemstrom (4% OWN)17.1 FP, 1.07 per game242 FP, 49 gp, 4.95 per game (#40)
#91 Alexander Steen (4% OWN)17 FP, 1 per game74 FP, 65 gp, 1.13 per game (#67)
#92 Calvin Thurkauf16.5 FP, 1.03 per game74 FP, 65 gp, 1.13 per game (#67)
#93 Garnet Hathaway (5% OWN)16.5 FP, 0.97 per game81 FP, 76 gp, 1.07 per game (#71)
#94 Josh Archibald (2% OWN)16.4 FP, 1.02 per game61 FP, 68 gp, 0.89 per game (#90)

START EM ALERT: CALVIN THURKAUF WEEK 22 AND 23 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Calvin Thurkauf is projected for 1.04 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 22 which ranks him as the #32 projected right wing 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 Kiefer Sherwood but behind Carter Rowney the rest of the week. Week 23 will not be as good based on projected rank (#78). He is projected for 3.49 fantasy points.

3/1 TO 3/1 RANK (RW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#30 Emil Bemstrom (4% OWN)1.08 FP, 1 GP1.07 FP
#31 Carter Rowney (1% OWN)1.06 FP, 1 GP0.73 FP
#32 Calvin Thurkauf (0% OWN)1.04 FP, 1 GP1.03 FP
#33 Kiefer Sherwood (0% OWN)1.03 FP, 1 GP0.68 FP
#34 Nathan Gerbe (1% OWN)0.98 FP, 1 GP0.98 FP
3/2 TO 3/8 RANK (RW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#76 Derick Brassard (6% OWN)3.53 FP, 3 GP1.17 FP
#77 Corey Perry (11% OWN)3.52 FP, 3 GP1.26 FP
#78 Calvin Thurkauf (0% OWN)3.49 FP, 3 GP1.03 FP
#79 Julien Gauthier (3% OWN)3.46 FP, 3 GP1.01 FP
#80 Kyle Okposo (4% OWN)3.43 FP, 3 GP1.25 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.

CALVIN THURKAUFFPPTSGASOGPPG
Rest of '19-2016.56.52.93.627.60.8
-- Per Game (16 Proj)1.060.420.190.231.780.05
2/24 to 3/1 (1 Game)1.040.410.180.231.730.05
3/2 to 3/8 (3 Games)3.491.320.590.735.20.17
'19-20 Season0.0000010
-- Per Game (3 GP)0.000.000.000.000.330.00