Draft Evgenii Dadonov as the #23 Right Wing... Ahead of Kyle Palmieri and After Reilly Smith

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Evgenii Dadonov as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 181 projected fantasy points puts him at #23 behind Reilly Smith and ahead of Kyle Palmieri. He has averaged 2.1 fantasy points in his past 82 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.29 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#24) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 94%, he is the #17 most highly owned right wing. Evgenii Dadonov is expected to come up short of last season's #16 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RW) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#21 Carter Verhaeghe183 FP, 2.32 per game4.93 per game (#40)
#22 Reilly Smith (81% OWN)181 FP, 2.3 per game148 FP, 74 gp, 1.99 per game (#24)
#23 Evgenii Dadonov (94% OWN)181 FP, 2.29 per game172 FP, 82 gp, 2.1 per game (#22)
#24 Kyle Palmieri (86% OWN)176 FP, 2.23 per game138 FP, 74 gp, 1.86 per game (#30)
#25 Anthony Mantha (42% OWN)170 FP, 2.15 per game128 FP, 67 gp, 1.92 per game (#27)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Evgenii Dadonov is projected for 3.59 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 1 which ranks him as the #43 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 Corey Perry but behind Alex Tuch the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#24). He is projected for 6.39 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (RW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#41 Kristian Vesalainen (11% OWN)3.68 FP, 3 GP1.53 FP
#42 Alex Tuch (71% OWN)3.63 FP, 2 GP1.96 FP
#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
WEEK 2 RANK (RW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#22 T.J. Oshie (93% OWN)6.5 FP, 3 GP2.48 FP
#23 Sam Reinhart (72% OWN)6.5 FP, 3 GP2.11 FP
#24 Evgenii Dadonov (94% OWN)6.4 FP, 3 GP2.29 FP
#25 Mikko Rantanen (98% OWN)6.3 FP, 2 GP3.38 FP
#26 Kyle Palmieri (86% OWN)6.2 FP, 3 GP2.23 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.

EVGENII DADONOVFPPTSGASOGPPG
'19-20 Projection1816928.640.42107.4
-- Per Game (79 Proj)2.300.880.360.512.660.09
10/2 to 10/6 (1.9 Games)3.591.640.680.965.10.18
10/7 to 10/13 (2.9 Games)6.42.431.001.437.60.26
'18-20 Season1727028421958
-- Per Game (82 GP)2.100.850.340.512.380.10