Sami Niku Is Currently Expected to Be Out Through 3/31 Which Hurts His Fantasy Value

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on average projected fantasy points, Sami Niku is the #213 fantasy defenseman with an average of 0.4 fantasy points per game. He is only projected to play in 2 games in which limits his full season value. In 17 games this season he has averaged 0.94 which ranks him as the #148 defenseman based on average. Last season, he was the #204 defenseman with 0.48 fantasy points per game.

REST OF SEASON RANK (D) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#235 Matt Irwin1 FP, 0.08 per game38 FP, 44 gp, 0.85 per game (#161)
#236 Dan Hamhuis0.9 FP, 0.3 per game38 FP, 44 gp, 0.85 per game (#161)
#237 Sami Niku (6% OWN)0.8 FP, 0.4 per game38 FP, 44 gp, 0.85 per game (#161)
#238 Philippe Myers (14% OWN)0.7 FP, 0.7 per game38 FP, 44 gp, 0.85 per game (#161)
#239 Adam Boqvist (21% OWN)0.7 FP, 0.35 per game38 FP, 44 gp, 0.85 per game (#161)

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FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

SAMI NIKUFPPTSGASOGBLK
Rest of '19-200.800.40.00.42.32.6
'19-20 Season16.05052719
-- Per Game (17 GP)0.940.290.000.291.591.12
'18-20 Seasons30.59184649
-- Per Game (47 GP)0.650.190.020.170.981.04