Henrik Lundqvist Projected to Be a Fantasy Bench Player (#19 G)... Better Than Joonas Korpisalo But Not as Good as Carter Hart

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Henrik Lundqvist as a fantasy bench player who could make an occasional spot start in next season. His 319 projected fantasy points puts him at #19 behind Carter Hart and ahead of Joonas Korpisalo. He has averaged 4.79 fantasy points in his past 52 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 4.91 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#43) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 68%, he is the #18 most highly owned goalie. Henrik Lundqvist is expected to improve on last season's #23 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (G) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#17 Sergei Bobrovsky (85% OWN)329 FP, 5.1 per game380 FP, 62 gp, 6.13 per game (#12)
#18 Carter Hart (63% OWN)321 FP, 4.93 per game178 FP, 31 gp, 5.74 per game (#21)
#19 Henrik Lundqvist (68% OWN)319 FP, 4.91 per game249 FP, 52 gp, 4.79 per game (#45)
#20 Joonas Korpisalo (14% OWN)318 FP, 4.89 per game100 FP, 27 gp, 3.7 per game (#59)
#21 Jacob Markstrom (71% OWN)318 FP, 4.89 per game333 FP, 60 gp, 5.54 per game (#27)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Henrik Lundqvist is projected for 9.62 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which projects to being the #17 ranked guard. 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 Jordan Binnington but behind John Gibson the rest of the week. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#52). He is projected for 4.95 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#15 Devan Dubnyk (82% OWN)10 FP, 2 GP4.88 FP
#16 John Gibson (76% OWN)9.9 FP, 2 GP4.74 FP
#17 Henrik Lundqvist (68% OWN)9.6 FP, 2 GP4.91 FP
#18 Jordan Binnington (75% OWN)9.6 FP, 2 GP5.4 FP
#19 Darcy Kuemper (61% OWN)9.6 FP, 2 GP5.2 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#50 Michael Hutchinson (1% OWN)5.2 FP, 1 GP5.5 FP
#51 Jonathan Bernier (4% OWN)5.2 FP, 1 GP4.67 FP
#52 Henrik Lundqvist (68% OWN)4.95 FP, 1 GP4.91 FP
#53 MacKenzie Blackwood (20% OWN)4.87 FP, 1 GP4.96 FP
#54 Devan Dubnyk (82% OWN)4.67 FP, 1 GP4.88 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.

HENRIK LUNDQVISTFPWINLOSSGASAVESSV%
'19-20 Projection31927.533.5182176990.7
-- Per Game (65 Proj)4.90.420.512.8027.290.7
10/2 to 10/6 (1.9 Games)9.60.930.875.24990.5
10/7 to 10/13 (1 Game)5.00.480.422.402490.8
'18-20 Season2491823158154090.7
-- Per Game (52 GP)4.80.350.443.0429.690.7