Tanner Pearson Projected to Be a Fantasy Bench Player (#97 LW)... Better Than Mattias Janmark But Not as Good as Michael Raffl

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Tanner Pearson as a fantasy bench player who could make an occasional spot start in next season. His 72 projected fantasy points puts him at #97 behind Michael Raffl and ahead of Mattias Janmark. He has averaged 0.83 fantasy points in his past 80 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 0.92 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#100) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Tanner Pearson is expected to come up short of last season's #75 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (LW) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#95 Marcus Johansson (14% OWN)73 FP, 0.93 per game61 FP, 57 gp, 1.07 per game (#74)
#96 Michael Raffl73 FP, 0.92 per game51 FP, 67 gp, 0.76 per game (#101)
#97 Tanner Pearson (6% OWN)72 FP, 0.92 per game66 FP, 80 gp, 0.83 per game (#94)
#98 Mattias Janmark (2% OWN)72 FP, 0.92 per game58 FP, 81 gp, 0.72 per game (#104)
#99 Ross Johnston72 FP, 0.91 per game58 FP, 81 gp, 0.72 per game (#104)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Tanner Pearson is projected for 1.41 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which projects to being the #112 ranked guard. 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 Marcus Foligno but behind Leo Komarov the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#87). He is projected for 2.65 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (LW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#110 Jordan Kyrou (6% OWN)1.41 FP, 2 GP0.86 FP
#111 Leo Komarov (2% OWN)1.41 FP, 2 GP0.79 FP
#112 Tanner Pearson (6% OWN)1.41 FP, 2 GP0.92 FP
#113 Marcus Foligno (2% OWN)1.38 FP, 2 GP0.71 FP
#114 Ivan Barbashev (2% OWN)1.33 FP, 2 GP0.83 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (LW)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#85 Justin Abdelkader (2% OWN)2.69 FP, 3 GP0.91 FP
#86 Nate Thompson (0% OWN)2.66 FP, 3 GP0.79 FP
#87 Tanner Pearson (6% OWN)2.65 FP, 2 GP0.92 FP
#88 Kevin Rooney (0% OWN)2.62 FP, 3 GP0.99 FP
#89 Cal Clutterbuck (2% OWN)2.62 FP, 3 GP0.74 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

TANNER PEARSONFPPTSGASOGPPG
'19-20 Projection7227.218.38.91363.0
-- Per Game (79 Proj)0.920.350.230.111.730.04
10/2 to 10/6 (1.9 Games)1.410.660.440.223.300.07
10/7 to 10/13 (1.9 Games)2.650.740.500.243.410.08
'18-20 Season66271891473
-- Per Game (80 GP)0.830.340.220.111.840.04