Mika Zibanejad Dominates Daily Fantasy on 3/5... Mike Smith Crushes DFS Owners

FANDUEL MOST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

Mika Zibanejad (NYR 24 TOI, 5 G, 0 A, 8 SOG, 1 BS) owners made a +$29109 profit and got +58.5 more fantasy points than expected at a $8400 price. His 3.2 SOG per game is 10% of his team's SOGs. He got 21% of the team's SOGs yesterday. Of his 207 game sample, he has never had this many fantasy points. His next game (NJ@NYR) is on 3/7.

Jonathan Quick (LA Win 36 SV, 0 GA, 100%) owners made a +$16868 profit and got +33.9 more fantasy points than expected at a $7400 price. A shutout victory with 36 saves carried him to a big night. He had 48.8 or more fantasy points in 1 of his previous 154 games (1%). His next game (MIN@LA) is on 3/7. While subject to change, he is currently projected to have a below average game.

Juuse Saros (NSH Win 33 SV, 0 GA, 100%) was priced at $8300 and based on the active 3/5 pool, he was worth $14778 more than his salary. He had a shutout with 33 saves. Clearly a great night for fantasy owners. He had 46.4 or more fantasy points in 2 of his previous 99 games (2%). He does not play again until 3/7. While subject to change, he is currently projected to have a below average game.

Tony DeAngelo (NYR 21 TOI, 1 G, 2 A, 6 SOG, 1 BS) had 39.7 FPs and delivered +$14529 over his $5200 salary. His 2 SOG per game is 6% of his team's SOGs. In this game, he had 15% of total team shots on goal. He had 39.7 or more fantasy points in 1 of his previous 157 games (1%). He does not play again until 3/7.

Ilya Kovalchuk (WAS 14 TOI, 1 G, 2 A, 4 SOG, 0 BS) was priced at $4200 and based on the active 3/5 pool, he was worth $12937 more than his salary. The SportsLine Projection Model gave Kovalchuk an A Rating as one of the top values in yesterday's slate. He averages 2.3 SOG per game which is 8% of his team's SOGs. In this game, he had 12% of total team shots on goal. He had 34.4 or more fantasy points in 2 of his previous 107 games (2%). He does not play again until 3/7.

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Mike Smith (EDM Loss 17 SV, 4 GA, 81%, 32 TOI) owners took a $-9703 loss and got 19.5 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $8500 price.

Carey Price (MON Loss 19 SV, 4 GA, 82.6%) needed 16.1 FPs too live up to his $8000 salary, but he went on to only have -0.8 fantasy points. SportsLine anticipated a bad performance with a FADE recommendation in its Cheat Sheet.

Sebastian Aho (CAR 17 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 0 SOG, 0 BS) needed 15.5 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 0. He averages 3 SOG per game which is 10% of team shots on goal. Owners must have 'loved' his zero shots on goal. He averages 0.3 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

Tyler Seguin (DAL 21 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 0 SOG, 0 BS) needed 15.3 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 0. His 3.8 SOG per game is 12% of team shots on goal. Owners must have 'loved' his zero shots on goal. He averages 0.5 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

Connor McDavid (EDM 21 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 3 SOG, 0 BS) needed 17.9 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 4.8. He averages 0.3 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

Remember, that you can check out the SportsLine FanDuel Cheat Sheet if you want to get his latest FanDuel projections and the Computer Optimal Lineup.

DRAFTKINGS MOST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

Mika Zibanejad (NYR 24 TOI, 5 G, 0 A, 8 SOG, 1 BS) was priced at $7700 and based on the active 3/5 pool, he was worth $26896 more than his salary. His 3.2 SOG per game is 10% of team shots on goal. He got 21% of the team's SOGs yesterday. Of his 207 game sample, he has never had this many fantasy points.

Tony DeAngelo (NYR 21 TOI, 1 G, 2 A, 6 SOG, 1 BS) was priced at $4800 and based on the active 3/5 pool, he delivered 25.8 more FPs than his salary expectations. His 2 SOG per game is 6% of his team's SOGs. In this game, he had 15% of total team shots on goal. His 34.8 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 1 of his previous 157 games (1%).

Jonathan Quick (LA Win 36 SV, 0 GA, 100%) needed 13.5 FPs too live up to his $7200 salary, and he went on to have 38.2 fantasy points. A shutout victory with 36 saves carried him to a big night. He had 38.2 or more fantasy points in 1 of his previous 154 games (1%).

Alex DeBrincat (CHI 14 TOI, 2 G, 0 A, 6 SOG, 0 BS) needed 8.8 FPs too live up to his $4700 salary, and he went on to have 32 fantasy points. SportsLine rated him as a better than average value in the slate. He averages 2.8 SOG per game which is 8% of team shots on goal. In this game, he had 19% of total team shots on goal. His 32 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 8 of his previous 230 games (3%). His next game is today (CHI@DET) and his salary is $4.7K. The DraftKings Cheat Sheet will tell you if he is a good value again today and he is in the Optimal Lineup.

Mathew Barzal (NYI 23 TOI, 1 G, 2 A, 5 SOG, 1 BS) was priced at $6100 and based on the active 3/5 pool, he was worth $11687 more than his salary. His 2.3 SOG per game is 8% of his team's SOGs. He got 12% of the team's SOGs yesterday. His 33.3 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 6 of his previous 237 games (3%). His next game (CAR@NYI) is on 3/7.

Juuse Saros (NSH Win 33 SV, 0 GA, 100%) was priced at $7800 and based on the active 3/5 pool, he was worth $9873 more than his salary. He had a shutout with 33 saves. Clearly a great night for fantasy owners. He had 33.1 or more fantasy points in 3 of his previous 99 games (3%).

DRAFTKINGS LEAST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

At $7200 Mike Smith (EDM Loss 17 SV, 4 GA, 81%, 32 TOI) needed to have 13.5 FPs to breakeven, but only had -2.1 FPs.

Carey Price (MON Loss 19 SV, 4 GA, 82.6%) needed 13.3 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with -0.7. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Price.

Sebastian Aho (CAR 17 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 0 SOG, 0 BS) needed 13.1 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 0. His 3 SOG per game is 10% of team shots on goal. Owners must have 'loved' his zero shots on goal. He averages 0.3 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

At $6300 Tyler Seguin (DAL 21 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 0 SOG, 0 BS) needed to have 11.8 FPs to breakeven, but only had 0 FPs. He averages 3.8 SOG per game which is 12% of his team's SOGs. No SOGs usually translates to a bad game. He had no blocks yesterday (averages 0.5).

Jonathan Huberdeau (FLA 20 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 1 SOG, 0 BS) needed 13.1 FPs too live up to his $7000 salary, but he went on to only have 1.5 fantasy points. His 2.5 SOG per game is 7% of team shots on goal. His 1 SOG yesterday was just 3% of the team's SOGs. He averages 0.5 blocks per game, but had none in this game.