Justin Faulk is Projected to Be the #76 Defenseman the Rest of the Season...Behind Tyler Myers and Ahead of Josh Morrissey

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Justin Faulk to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 11 projected fantasy points puts him at #76 behind Tyler Myers and ahead of Josh Morrissey. He has averaged 1.44 fantasy points in his past 150 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.92 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#88) 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 38%, he is the #66 most highly owned defenseman. Justin Faulk is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #117 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (D) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#74 Matt Bartkowski11.3 FP, 0.94 per game34.2 FP, 78 gp, 0.4 per game (#129)
#75 Tyler Myers (26% OWN)11.2 FP, 0.93 per game132 FP, 80 gp, 1.65 per game (#59)
#76 Justin Faulk (38% OWN)11.1 FP, 0.92 per game154 FP, 82 gp, 1.88 per game (#48)
#77 Josh Morrissey (68% OWN)11 FP, 1 per game124 FP, 59 gp, 2.09 per game (#29)
#78 Marco Scandella (3% OWN)10.9 FP, 0.91 per game44 FP, 63 gp, 0.71 per game (#178)

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START EM ALERT: JUSTIN FAULK WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Justin Faulk is projected for 2.35 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #32 ranked defenseman and a must start for most owners. 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 Ryan Pulock but behind Anthony DeAngelo the rest of the week. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#128). He is projected for 2.2 fantasy points.

3/13 TO 3/15 RANK (D)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#30 Keith Yandle (97% OWN)2.37 FP, 1 GP1.98 FP
#31 Anthony DeAngelo (98% OWN)2.36 FP, 1 GP2.21 FP
#32 Justin Faulk (38% OWN)2.35 FP, 2 GP0.92 FP
#33 Ryan Pulock (83% OWN)2.32 FP, 2 GP1.31 FP
#34 Matt Niskanen (73% OWN)2.32 FP, 2 GP1.18 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (D)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#126 Dylan DeMelo (2% OWN)2.25 FP, 3 GP0.75 FP
#127 Ryan McDonagh (31% OWN)2.22 FP, 3 GP0.95 FP
#128 Justin Faulk (38% OWN)2.2 FP, 3 GP0.92 FP
#129 Marco Scandella (3% OWN)2.16 FP, 3 GP0.91 FP
#130 Brian Dumoulin (9% OWN)2.15 FP, 3 GP0.77 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.

JUSTIN FAULKFPPTSGASOGBLK
Rest of '19-2011.14.01.22.829.915.5
-- Per Game (12 Proj)0.950.340.100.242.561.32
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)2.350.740.220.525.12.40
3/16 to 3/22 (3 Games)2.200.940.290.667.34.1
'19-20 Season621551014776
-- Per Game (68 GP)0.910.220.070.152.161.12
'18-20 Seasons216501634364197
-- Per Game (150 GP)1.440.330.110.232.431.31