Matt Nieto is a Better Fantasy Option Than Zac Rinaldo But Not as Good as Nikolai Prokhorkin the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Matt Nieto to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 10 projected fantasy points puts him at #98 behind Nikolai Prokhorkin and ahead of Zac Rinaldo. He has averaged 0.86 fantasy points in his past 134 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 0.82 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#108) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Matt Nieto is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #74 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (LW) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#96 Colton Sissons (2% OWN)9.9 FP, 0.82 per game104 FP, 75 gp, 1.38 per game (#50)
#97 Nikolai Prokhorkin (2% OWN)9.9 FP, 0.82 per game104 FP, 75 gp, 1.38 per game (#50)
#98 Matt Nieto (2% OWN)9.8 FP, 0.82 per game52 FP, 64 gp, 0.81 per game (#93)
#99 Zac Rinaldo9.7 FP, 0.88 per game52 FP, 64 gp, 0.81 per game (#93)
#100 Pierre Engvall (3% OWN)9.5 FP, 0.86 per game52 FP, 64 gp, 0.81 per game (#93)

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MATT NIETO WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Matt Nieto is projected for 1.64 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 24 which ranks him as the #76 projected left wing for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Zemgus Girgensons but behind Mathieu Perreault the rest of the week. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#99). He is projected for 2.7 fantasy points.

3/13 TO 3/15 RANK (LW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#74 Richard Panik (7% OWN)1.67 FP, 1 GP1.51 FP
#75 Mathieu Perreault (1% OWN)1.66 FP, 2 GP0.78 FP
#76 Matt Nieto (2% OWN)1.64 FP, 2 GP0.82 FP
#77 Zemgus Girgensons (1% OWN)1.58 FP, 2 GP0.78 FP
#78 Max Jones (2% OWN)1.57 FP, 2 GP0.68 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (LW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#97 Colin Blackwell (0% OWN)2.8 FP, 3 GP0.97 FP
#98 Joakim Nordstrom (0% OWN)2.79 FP, 4 GP0.64 FP
#99 Matt Nieto (2% OWN)2.7 FP, 3 GP0.82 FP
#100 Phil Di Giuseppe (0% OWN)2.4 FP, 4 GP0.58 FP
#101 Colton Sissons (2% OWN)2.37 FP, 3 GP0.82 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.

MATT NIETOFPPTSGASOGPPG
Rest of '19-209.84.01.42.715.80.0
-- Per Game (12 Proj)0.840.350.120.231.350.00
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)1.640.700.240.462.670.00
3/16 to 3/22 (3 Games)2.701.040.350.683.960.00
'19-20 Season6422814850
-- Per Game (70 GP)0.910.310.110.201.210.00
'18-20 Seasons1164311321700
-- Per Game (134 GP)0.860.320.080.241.270.00