Nikolaj Ehlers is Projected to Be the #31 Left Wing the Rest of the Season...Behind Jonathan Marchessault and Ahead of Tanner Pearson

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Nikolaj Ehlers to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 20 projected fantasy points puts him at #31 behind Jonathan Marchessault and ahead of Tanner Pearson. He has averaged 2.03 fantasy points in his past 133 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.85 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#32) 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 94%, he is the #16 most highly owned left wing. Nikolaj Ehlers is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #10 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (LW) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#29 Alex Killorn (86% OWN)22 FP, 1.97 per game135 FP, 82 gp, 1.65 per game (#42)
#30 Jonathan Marchessault (94% OWN)21 FP, 2.11 per game163 FP, 82 gp, 1.99 per game (#25)
#31 Nikolaj Ehlers (94% OWN)20 FP, 1.85 per game103 FP, 62 gp, 1.66 per game (#41)
#32 Tanner Pearson (60% OWN)20 FP, 1.68 per game66 FP, 80 gp, 0.83 per game (#92)
#33 Cam Atkinson (68% OWN)20 FP, 1.82 per game203 FP, 80 gp, 2.54 per game (#13)

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NIKOLAJ EHLERS WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Nikolaj Ehlers is projected for 3.91 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #19 ranked left wing 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 Rickard Rakell but behind Evander Kane the rest of the week. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#36). He is projected for 5.55 fantasy points.

3/13 TO 3/15 RANK (LW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#17 Alex DeBrincat (90% OWN)4.02 FP, 2 GP1.84 FP
#18 Evander Kane (95% OWN)4 FP, 2 GP2.22 FP
#19 Nikolaj Ehlers (94% OWN)3.91 FP, 2 GP1.85 FP
#20 Rickard Rakell (49% OWN)3.91 FP, 2 GP1.8 FP
#21 Jonathan Huberdeau (100% OWN)3.89 FP, 1 GP3.32 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (LW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#34 Alex Iafallo (17% OWN)5.8 FP, 4 GP1.47 FP
#35 Jaden Schwartz (91% OWN)5.6 FP, 3 GP2.14 FP
#36 Nikolaj Ehlers (94% OWN)5.6 FP, 3 GP1.85 FP
#37 Lawson Crouse (9% OWN)5.4 FP, 4 GP1.17 FP
#38 Anthony Beauvillier (36% OWN)5.3 FP, 4 GP1.32 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.

NIKOLAJ EHLERSFPPTSGASOGPPG
Rest of '19-2020.48.03.84.229.20.5
-- Per Game (11 Proj)1.910.750.360.392.730.04
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)3.911.540.730.815.30.09
3/16 to 3/22 (3 Games)5.62.191.041.158.00.13
'19-20 Season1685825332033
-- Per Game (71 GP)2.360.820.350.462.860.04
'18-20 Seasons2709546493615
-- Per Game (133 GP)2.030.710.350.372.710.04