Robert Bortuzzo is a Better Fantasy Option Than Kris Russell But Not as Good as Jon Merrill the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Robert Bortuzzo to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 7 projected fantasy points puts him at #143 behind Jon Merrill and ahead of Kris Russell. He has averaged 0.94 fantasy points in his past 100 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.58 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#174) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Robert Bortuzzo is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #152 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (D) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#141 John Moore7.1 FP, 0.59 per game56 FP, 61 gp, 0.91 per game (#153)
#142 Jon Merrill (1% OWN)7 FP, 0.7 per game82 FP, 57 gp, 1.44 per game (#75)
#143 Robert Bortuzzo7 FP, 0.58 per game55 FP, 59 gp, 0.93 per game (#148)
#144 Kris Russell (2% OWN)6.9 FP, 0.63 per game66 FP, 72 gp, 0.91 per game (#152)
#145 Michael Stone (2% OWN)6.9 FP, 0.63 per game66 FP, 72 gp, 0.91 per game (#152)

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START EM ALERT: ROBERT BORTUZZO WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Robert Bortuzzo is projected for 1.56 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 24 which ranks him as the #80 projected defenseman 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 Mike Reilly but behind Dylan DeMelo the rest of the week. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#174). He is projected for 1.22 fantasy points.

3/13 TO 3/15 RANK (D)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#78 Brian Dumoulin (9% OWN)1.57 FP, 2 GP0.77 FP
#79 Dylan DeMelo (2% OWN)1.57 FP, 2 GP0.75 FP
#80 Robert Bortuzzo (0% OWN)1.56 FP, 2 GP0.58 FP
#81 Mike Reilly (3% OWN)1.55 FP, 2 GP0.77 FP
#82 Josh Manson (5% OWN)1.54 FP, 2 GP0.68 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (D)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#172 Greg Pateryn (0% OWN)1.23 FP, 3 GP0.37 FP
#173 Tim Heed (1% OWN)1.22 FP, 3 GP0.47 FP
#174 Robert Bortuzzo (0% OWN)1.22 FP, 3 GP0.58 FP
#175 Michael Del Zotto (2% OWN)1.21 FP, 2 GP0.7 FP
#176 Karl Alzner (0% OWN)1.21 FP, 3 GP0.39 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.

ROBERT BORTUZZOFPPTSGASOGBLK
Rest of '19-207.02.00.61.312.714.5
-- Per Game (12 Proj)0.600.170.060.111.081.24
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)1.560.360.120.242.162.23
3/16 to 3/22 (3 Games)1.220.460.160.313.093.86
'19-20 Season39.26243539
-- Per Game (41 GP)0.960.150.050.100.850.95
'18-20 Seasons9416412110111
-- Per Game (100 GP)0.940.160.040.121.101.11