Ryan Graves is Projected to Be the #55 Defenseman the Rest of the Season...Behind Duncan Keith and Ahead of Devon Toews

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Ryan Graves to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 13 projected fantasy points puts him at #55 behind Duncan Keith and ahead of Devon Toews. He has averaged 1.82 fantasy points in his past 95 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.08 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#66) 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 76%, he is the #43 most highly owned defenseman. Ryan Graves is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #24 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (D) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#53 Brandon Montour (27% OWN)13.3 FP, 1.11 per game113 FP, 82 gp, 1.38 per game (#84)
#54 Duncan Keith (48% OWN)13.1 FP, 1.09 per game159 FP, 81 gp, 1.96 per game (#43)
#55 Ryan Graves (76% OWN)13 FP, 1.08 per game26 FP, 26 gp, 0.98 per game (#133)
#56 Devon Toews (41% OWN)13 FP, 1 per game76 FP, 48 gp, 1.58 per game (#65)
#57 Alex Goligoski (65% OWN)12.8 FP, 1.16 per game86 FP, 76 gp, 1.13 per game (#113)

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RYAN GRAVES WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Ryan Graves is projected for 2.21 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #40 ranked defenseman 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 Samuel Girard but behind Brady Skjei the rest of the week. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#62). He is projected for 3.52 fantasy points.

3/13 TO 3/15 RANK (D)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#38 Marco Scandella (3% OWN)2.26 FP, 2 GP0.91 FP
#39 Brady Skjei (33% OWN)2.22 FP, 2 GP1.08 FP
#40 Ryan Graves (76% OWN)2.21 FP, 2 GP1.08 FP
#41 Samuel Girard (63% OWN)2.17 FP, 2 GP1.07 FP
#42 Ian Cole (47% OWN)2.12 FP, 2 GP1.04 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (D)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#60 Zdeno Chara (30% OWN)3.65 FP, 4 GP0.86 FP
#61 Esa Lindell (35% OWN)3.58 FP, 4 GP0.98 FP
#62 Ryan Graves (76% OWN)3.52 FP, 3 GP1.08 FP
#63 Samuel Girard (63% OWN)3.47 FP, 3 GP1.07 FP
#64 Sean Walker (16% OWN)3.47 FP, 4 GP0.89 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.

RYAN GRAVESFPPTSGASOGBLK
Rest of '19-2013.04.41.62.823.427.7
-- Per Game (12 Proj)1.110.380.140.242.002.36
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)2.210.770.280.483.934.8
3/16 to 3/22 (3 Games)3.521.130.420.715.87.0
'19-20 Season14726917134150
-- Per Game (69 GP)2.130.380.130.251.942.17
'18-20 Seasons173311219160201
-- Per Game (95 GP)1.820.330.130.201.682.12