Jacob Markstrom Projected to Be a Fantasy Bench Player (#21 G)... Better Than Cory Schneider But Not as Good as Joonas Korpisalo

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Jacob Markstrom as a fantasy bench player who could make an occasional spot start in next season. His 318 projected fantasy points puts him at #21 behind Joonas Korpisalo and ahead of Cory Schneider. He has averaged 5.54 fantasy points in his past 60 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 4.89 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#45) 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 71%, he is the #16 most highly owned goalie. Jacob Markstrom is expected to come up short of last season's #10 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (G) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#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)
#22 Cory Schneider (29% OWN)317 FP, 4.88 per game93 FP, 26 gp, 3.56 per game (#60)
#23 Corey Crawford (63% OWN)316 FP, 4.86 per game194 FP, 39 gp, 4.96 per game (#38)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jacob Markstrom is projected for 7.97 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 1 which only ranks him as the #26 projected guard and not a fantasy relevant player. 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 Anders Nilsson but behind Semyon Varlamov the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#11). He is projected for 11.11 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#24 Carey Price (84% OWN)9 FP, 2 GP5.2 FP
#25 Semyon Varlamov (66% OWN)9 FP, 2 GP5.2 FP
#26 Jacob Markstrom (71% OWN)8 FP, 2 GP4.89 FP
#27 Anders Nilsson (9% OWN)7.5 FP, 2 GP4.32 FP
#28 Sergei Bobrovsky (85% OWN)6.7 FP, 2 GP5.1 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#9 Sergei Bobrovsky (85% OWN)11.5 FP, 2 GP5.1 FP
#10 Jonathan Quick (61% OWN)11.4 FP, 3 GP4.14 FP
#11 Jacob Markstrom (71% OWN)11.1 FP, 2 GP4.89 FP
#12 Semyon Varlamov (66% OWN)11.1 FP, 2 GP5.2 FP
#13 Frederik Andersen (85% OWN)11 FP, 2 GP5.7 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.

JACOB MARKSTROMFPWINLOSSGASAVESSV%
'19-20 Projection31827.633.4182175590.6
-- Per Game (65 Proj)4.90.420.512.7927.090.6
10/2 to 10/6 (1.9 Games)8.00.711.095.95189.5
10/7 to 10/13 (1.9 Games)11.11.050.754.65091.6
'18-20 Season3332823166173091.2
-- Per Game (60 GP)5.50.470.382.7728.891.2