Erik Johnson is Projected to Be the #104 Defenseman the Rest of the Season...Behind Josh Manson and Ahead of Mike Reilly

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Erik Johnson to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 9 projected fantasy points puts him at #104 behind Josh Manson and ahead of Mike Reilly. He has averaged 1.24 fantasy points in his past 139 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.72 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#125) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Erik Johnson is expected to come up slightly short of this season-to-date's #103 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (D) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#102 Kevin Connauton9 FP, 0.75 per game30 FP, 50 gp, 0.59 per game (#195)
#103 Josh Manson (5% OWN)8.8 FP, 0.68 per game62 FP, 74 gp, 0.83 per game (#165)
#104 Erik Johnson (11% OWN)8.6 FP, 0.72 per game104 FP, 80 gp, 1.31 per game (#91)
#105 Mike Reilly (3% OWN)8.5 FP, 0.77 per game47 FP, 57 gp, 0.82 per game (#166)
#106 Cody Ceci (17% OWN)8.5 FP, 0.77 per game74 FP, 74 gp, 1.01 per game (#128)

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START EM ALERT: ERIK JOHNSON WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Erik Johnson is projected for 1.45 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 24 which ranks him as the #86 projected defenseman 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 Nathan Beaulieu but behind Erik Gustafsson the rest of the week. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#112). He is projected for 2.41 fantasy points.

3/13 TO 3/15 RANK (D)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#84 Kevin Connauton (0% OWN)1.49 FP, 2 GP0.75 FP
#85 Erik Gustafsson (74% OWN)1.46 FP, 1 GP1.48 FP
#86 Erik Johnson (11% OWN)1.45 FP, 2 GP0.72 FP
#87 Nathan Beaulieu (3% OWN)1.44 FP, 2 GP0.69 FP
#88 Jacob Trouba (81% OWN)1.42 FP, 1 GP1.29 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (D)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#110 Jon Merrill (1% OWN)2.45 FP, 3 GP0.7 FP
#111 Jonas Siegenthaler (1% OWN)2.43 FP, 4 GP0.58 FP
#112 Erik Johnson (11% OWN)2.41 FP, 3 GP0.72 FP
#113 Nick Holden (2% OWN)2.41 FP, 3 GP0.68 FP
#114 Matt Roy (3% OWN)2.41 FP, 4 GP0.62 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.

ERIK JOHNSONFPPTSGASOGBLK
Rest of '19-208.63.60.92.722.024.6
-- Per Game (12 Proj)0.740.300.070.231.882.10
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)1.450.620.150.473.694.3
3/16 to 3/22 (3 Games)2.410.910.220.695.56.2
'19-20 Season681631399115
-- Per Game (59 GP)1.150.270.050.221.681.95
'18-20 Seasons172411031243258
-- Per Game (139 GP)1.240.290.070.221.751.86