Leon Draisaitl Dominates Daily Fantasy on 12/1... Brad Marchand Crushes DFS Owners

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Leon Draisaitl (EDM 20 TOI, 2 G, 0 A, 5 SOG, 1 BS) had 34.6 FPs and delivered +$9092 over his $8500 salary. He was rated as a good 'B Value' by Sportsline. His 2.9 SOG per game is 9% of his team's SOGs. In this game, he had 18% of total team shots on goal. His 34.6 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 16 of his previous 188 games (9%).

Joel Armia (MON 18 TOI, 1 G, 0 A, 7 SOG, 0 BS) had 23.2 FPs and delivered +$7771 over his $4000 salary. The SportsLine Computer accurately predicted this performance and had Armia in its optimal lineup. He averages 2.6 SOG per game which is 9% of his team's SOGs. In this game, he had 24% of total team shots on goal. He had 23.2 or more fantasy points in 11 of his previous 173 games (6%). His next game (NYI@MON) is on 12/3.

Jordie Benn (VAN 21 TOI, 0 G, 1 A, 7 SOG, 1 BS) was priced at $3500 and based on the active 12/1 pool, he was worth $7060 more than his salary. He averages 1.2 SOG per game which is 4% of his team's SOGs. He got 22% of the team's SOGs yesterday. His 20.8 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 4 of his previous 185 games (2%). His next game (OTT@VAN) is on 12/3.

Tuukka Rask (BOS Win 28 SV, 1 GA, 96.6%) owners made a +$6654 profit and got +13.1 more fantasy points than expected at a $8800 price. He was rated as a good 'B Value' by Sportsline. His save percentage was +4.3 percentage points higher than his average. His 30.4 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 35 of his previous 152 games (23%). He does not play again until 12/3. Check out for updates, but our current projection is for him to have a below average game.

Alex Chiasson (EDM 11 TOI, 0 G, 2 A, 1 SOG, 0 BS) had 18.6 FPs and delivered +$5841 over his $3600 salary. SportsLine rated him as a better than average value in the slate. He had 18.6 or more fantasy points in 11 of his previous 174 games (6%).

Mikko Koskinen (EDM Win 30 SV, 2 GA, 93.8%) had 28 FPs and delivered +$5841 over his $8400 salary. His save percentage was +2.9 percentage points higher than his average. He had 28 or more fantasy points in 19 of his previous 70 games (27%).

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Brad Marchand (BOS 20 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 0 SOG, 1 BS) needed 17.1 FPs too live up to his $8700 salary, but he went on to only have 1.6 fantasy points. He averages 2.8 SOG per game which is 9% of team shots on goal. Owners must have 'loved' his zero shots on goal.

Elias Pettersson (VAN 22 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 0 BS) owners took a $-5892 loss and got 11.6 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $7500 price. He had no blocks yesterday (averages 0.7).

At $5900 Torey Krug (BOS 21 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 1 SOG, 0 BS) needed to have 11.6 FPs to breakeven, but only had 1.6 FPs. He averages 2.3 SOG per game which is 7% of team shots on goal. His 1 SOG yesterday was just 2.9% of the team's SOGs. He had no blocks yesterday (averages 1).

Brendan Gallagher (MON 13 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 1 BS) owners took a $-4978 loss and got 9.8 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $7400 price. SportsLine anticipated a bad performance with a FADE recommendation in its Cheat Sheet. He averages 3.7 SOG per game which is 12% of his team's SOGs. He had just 6.9% of total team shots on goal. His production might have been higher if he was able to get his normal time on ice (16).

At $6400 Tomas Tatar (MON 13 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 0 BS) needed to have 12.6 FPs to breakeven, but only had 3.2 FPs. He averages 0.3 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

Jacob Markstrom (VAN Loss 25 SV, 3 GA, 89.3%) owners took a $-3454 loss and got 6.8 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $7500 price. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Markstrom.

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DRAFTKINGS MOST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

Leon Draisaitl (EDM 20 TOI, 2 G, 0 A, 5 SOG, 1 BS) was priced at $7500 and based on the active 12/1 pool, he was worth $8850 more than his salary. His 2.9 SOG per game is 9% of his team's SOGs. In this game, he had 18% of total team shots on goal. His 31.8 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 10 of his previous 188 games (5%).

Jordie Benn (VAN 21 TOI, 0 G, 1 A, 7 SOG, 1 BS) had 19.8 FPs and delivered +$7667 over his $2500 salary. His 1.2 SOG per game is 4% of his team's SOGs. He got 22% of the team's SOGs yesterday. He had 19.8 or more fantasy points in 2 of his previous 185 games (1%).

Joel Armia (MON 18 TOI, 1 G, 0 A, 7 SOG, 0 BS) had 22 FPs and delivered +$6638 over his $4700 salary. He was rated as a good 'B Value' by Sportsline. His 2.6 SOG per game is 9% of team shots on goal. He got 24% of the team's SOGs yesterday. He had 22 or more fantasy points in 8 of his previous 173 games (5%).

Brandon Carlo (BOS 19 TOI, 0 G, 1 A, 3 SOG, 3 BS) was priced at $3100 and based on the active 12/1 pool, he was worth $5351 more than his salary. The SportsLine Projection Model gave Carlo an A Rating as one of the top values in yesterday's slate. He averages 1.5 SOG per game which is 5% of his team's SOGs. In this game, he had 9% of total team shots on goal. His 3 blocks helped him score 0.9 more fantasy points than he usually averages defensively. He had 16.4 or more fantasy points in 2 of his previous 198 games (1%). His next game (CAR@BOS) is on 12/3.

David Backes (BOS 9 TOI, 1 G, 0 A, 3 SOG, 0 BS) had 13 FPs and delivered +$4168 over his $2500 salary. He had 13 or more fantasy points in 20 of his previous 161 games (12%). He does not play again until 12/3.

Tuukka Rask (BOS Win 28 SV, 1 GA, 96.6%) owners made a +$2984 profit and got +5.8 more fantasy points than expected at a $8400 price. SportsLine rated him as a better than average value in the slate. His save percentage was +4.3 percentage points higher than his average. His 22.1 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 29 of his previous 152 games (19%).

DRAFTKINGS LEAST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

At $7600 Brad Marchand (BOS 20 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 0 SOG, 1 BS) needed to have 14.8 FPs to breakeven, but only had 1.3 FPs. His 2.8 SOG per game is 9% of his team's SOGs. Owners must have 'loved' his zero shots on goal.

Torey Krug (BOS 21 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 1 SOG, 0 BS) owners took a $-5043 loss and got 9.8 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $5800 price. He averages 2.3 SOG per game which is 7% of his team's SOGs. He had just 2.9% of total team shots on goal. He averages 1 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

Elias Pettersson (VAN 22 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 0 BS) needed 11.1 FPs too live up to his $5700 salary, but he went on to only have 3 fantasy points. He averages 0.7 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

Tomas Tatar (MON 13 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 0 BS) needed 10.7 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 3. He averages 0.3 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

At $7500 Jacob Markstrom (VAN Loss 25 SV, 3 GA, 89.3%) needed to have 14.6 FPs to breakeven, but only had 7 FPs. SportsLine anticipated a bad performance with a FADE recommendation in its Cheat Sheet.

Carey Price (MON Loss 31 SV, 3 GA, 91.2%) needed 13.4 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 11.2. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Price.

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