Fantasy Drop Alert: Connor Hellebuyck is a Better Fantasy Option Than Tristan Jarry But Not as Good as Carey Price the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Connor Hellebuyck to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 42 projected fantasy points puts him at #22 behind Carey Price and ahead of Tristan Jarry. He has averaged 6.2 fantasy points in his past 121 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 5.31 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#31) 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 88%, he is the #3 most highly owned goalie. Connor Hellebuyck is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #1 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (G) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#20 Chris Driedger (11% OWN)44 FP, 5.5 per game57.5 FP, 82 gp, 0.7 per game (#179)
#21 Carey Price (86% OWN)44 FP, 5.5 per game388 FP, 66 gp, 5.87 per game (#20)
#22 Connor Hellebuyck (88% OWN)42 FP, 5.3 per game378 FP, 63 gp, 6.01 per game (#16)
#23 Tristan Jarry (73% OWN)42 FP, 5.3 per game378 FP, 63 gp, 6.01 per game (#16)
#24 Joonas Korpisalo (67% OWN)42 FP, 4.64 per game100 FP, 27 gp, 3.7 per game (#57)

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CONNOR HELLEBUYCK WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Connor Hellebuyck is projected for 5.59 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which projects to being the #23 ranked goalie. This is projected to be a slightly 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 Ryan Miller but behind Petr Mrazek the rest of the week. Week 25 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#25). He is projected for 9.63 fantasy points.

3/13 TO 3/15 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#21 Juuse Saros (63% OWN)5.7 FP, 1 GP5 FP
#22 Petr Mrazek (76% OWN)5.6 FP, 1 GP5.2 FP
#23 Connor Hellebuyck (88% OWN)5.6 FP, 1 GP5.3 FP
#24 Ryan Miller (6% OWN)5.6 FP, 1 GP4.34 FP
#25 Carter Hart (85% OWN)5.5 FP, 1 GP5.8 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#23 David Rittich (84% OWN)10.1 FP, 2 GP5.1 FP
#24 Jonathan Bernier (12% OWN)10 FP, 3 GP3.06 FP
#25 Connor Hellebuyck (88% OWN)9.6 FP, 2 GP5.3 FP
#26 Martin Jones (52% OWN)9.5 FP, 2 GP4.51 FP
#27 Pekka Rinne (74% OWN)9.3 FP, 2 GP5.1 FP

DAILY FANTASY REVIEW

Connor Hellebuyck averaged 16.29 FPs on DraftKings at an average salary of $7.7K. On FanDuel his average salary was $8K and averaged 20.38 fantasy points. On average Connor Hellebuyck 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.

CONNOR HELLEBUYCKFPWINLOSSGASAVESSV%
Rest of '19-2042.53.73.922.922890.9
-- Per Game (8 Proj)5.40.470.502.9028.890.9
3/9 to 3/15 (1 Game)5.60.510.492.902990.9
3/16 to 3/22 (2 Games)9.60.901.066.25589.9
'19-20 Season3713121139165692.3
-- Per Game (58 GP)6.40.530.362.4028.692.3
'18-20 Seasons7506544318352891.7
-- Per Game (121 GP)6.20.540.362.6329.291.7