Timo Meier Delivers Over $26.7 in DFS Profit... Curtis McElhinney Crushes DFS Owners

FANDUEL MOST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

Timo Meier (SJ 14 TOI, 1 G, 2 A, 4 SOG, 3 BS) had 39.2 FPs and delivered +$13329 over his $5600 salary. He was rated as a good 'B Value' by Sportsline. His 2.8 SOG per game is 10% of team shots on goal. In this game, he had 17% of total team shots on goal. His 3 blocks helped him score 3.8 more fantasy points than he usually averages defensively. Of his 116 game sample, he has never had this many fantasy points. He does not play again until 12/7.

Martin Jones (SJ Win 39 SV, 1 GA, 97.5%) owners made a +$10625 profit and got +22 more fantasy points than expected at a $8300 price. The SportsLine Computer accurately predicted this performance and had Jones in its optimal lineup. His save percentage was +6.2 percentage points higher than his average. He had 39.2 or more fantasy points in 8 of his previous 89 games (9%). He does not play again until 12/7. Check out for updates, but our current projection is for him to have a below average game.

Joe Thornton (SJ 13 TOI, 0 G, 3 A, 0 SOG, 0 BS) had 24 FPs and delivered +$6568 over his $5000 salary. SportsLine accurately rated Thornton as a Strong Play yesterday. He only averages 0.5 assists so his 3 assists were well above average. His 24 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 4 of his previous 66 games (6%). He does not play again until 12/7.

Ondrej Kase (ANA 11 TOI, 1 G, 0 A, 6 SOG, 0 BS) needed 8.1 FPs too live up to his $3900 salary, and he went on to have 21.6 fantasy points. The SportsLine Computer accurately predicted this performance and had Kase in its optimal lineup. He averages 2.4 SOG per game which is 8% of his team's SOGs. In this game, he had 19% of total team shots on goal. His 21.6 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 11 of his previous 81 games (14%). His next game (CAR@ANA) is on 12/7.

Tomas Hertl (SJ 18 TOI, 1 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 5 BS) owners made a +$6133 profit and got +12.7 more fantasy points than expected at a $5300 price. He was in the SportsLine Projection Model Optimal Lineup yesterday. His one goal came on just 2 shots. His 5 blocks helped him score 6.6 more fantasy points than he usually averages defensively. His 23.7 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 11 of his previous 112 games (10%). He does not play again until 12/7.

Cam Talbot (EDM Win 28 SV, 2 GA, 93.3%) needed 15.7 FPs too live up to his $7600 salary, and he went on to have 26.4 fantasy points. SportsLine accurately rated Talbot as a Strong Play yesterday. His save percentage was +2.8 percentage points higher than his average. His 26.4 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 21 of his previous 82 games (26%). His next game (MIN@EDM) is on 12/7. While subject to change, he is currently projected to have a below average game.

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Curtis McElhinney (CAR Loss 18 SV, 5 GA, 78.3%) needed 15.9 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with -5.6.

Brent Burns (SJ 20 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 0 SOG, 1 BS) owners took a $-6616 loss and got 13.7 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $7400 price. SportsLine anticipated a bad performance with a FADE recommendation in its Cheat Sheet. His 3.7 SOG per game is 12% of his team's SOGs. Owners must have 'loved' his zero shots on goal. His production might have been higher if he was able to get his normal time on ice (24.5). He only had 1 blocks which cost him 0.9 fantasy points vs his usual defensive fantasy production.

Ryan Getzlaf (ANA 19 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 1 SOG, 0 BS) owners took a $-6327 loss and got 13.1 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $7100 price. His 2.1 SOG per game is 6% of his team's SOGs. His 1 SOG yesterday was just 3.1% of the team's SOGs. He averages 1 blocks per game, but had none in this game. Of his 83 previous game sample he has never had a worst game.

Rickard Rakell (ANA 16 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 0 BS) needed 15.1 FPs too live up to his $7300 salary, but he went on to only have 3.2 fantasy points. He averages 0.5 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

At $6800 Leon Draisaitl (EDM 28 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 0 BS) needed to have 14.1 FPs to breakeven, but only had 3.2 FPs. He averages 0.3 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

Corey Crawford (CHI Loss 28 SV, 3 GA, 90.3%) owners took a $-2656 loss and got 5.5 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $7700 price. They have decreased his salary, perhaps in reaction to this bad game, to $7.6K salary for today.

Remember, that you can check out the SportsLine FanDuel Cheat Sheet if you want to get his latest FanDuel projections and the Computer Optimal Lineup.

DRAFTKINGS MOST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

Timo Meier (SJ 14 TOI, 1 G, 2 A, 4 SOG, 3 BS) had 10.5 FPs and delivered +$10868 over his $6200 salary. His 2.8 SOG per game is 10% of team shots on goal. In this game, he had 17% of total team shots on goal. His 3 blocks helped him score 1.2 more fantasy points than he usually averages defensively. Of his 116 game sample, he has never had this many fantasy points.

Martin Jones (SJ Win 39 SV, 1 GA, 97.5%) owners made a +$7624 profit and got +4.7 more fantasy points than expected at a $8200 price. He was in the SportsLine Projection Model Optimal Lineup yesterday. His save percentage was +6.2 percentage points higher than his average. He had 9.8 or more fantasy points in 8 of his previous 89 games (9%).

Joe Thornton (SJ 13 TOI, 0 G, 3 A, 0 SOG, 0 BS) was priced at $3700 and based on the active 12/5 pool, he delivered 3.7 more FPs than his salary expectations. The SportsLine Projection Model gave Thornton an A Rating as one of the top values in yesterday's slate. He only averages 0.5 assists so his 3 assists were well above average. His 6 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 5 of his previous 66 games (8%).

Tomas Hertl (SJ 18 TOI, 1 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 5 BS) was priced at $5300 and based on the active 12/5 pool, he delivered 3.2 more FPs than his salary expectations. The SportsLine Computer accurately predicted this performance and had Hertl in its optimal lineup. His one goal came on just 2 shots. He averages 0.4 fantasy points from blocked shots, but in this game he had 2.5 defensive fantasy points. He had 6.5 or more fantasy points in 11 of his previous 112 games (10%).

Barclay Goodrow (SJ 11 TOI, 1 G, 0 A, 1 SOG, 2 BS) had 4.5 FPs and delivered +$4866 over his $2500 salary. SportsLine accurately rated Goodrow as a Strong Play yesterday. His one goal came on just 1 shots. His 2 blocks helped him score 0.7 more fantasy points than he usually averages defensively. He had 4.5 or more fantasy points in 7 of his previous 77 games (9%). His next game (SJ@DAL) is on 12/7.

Cam Talbot (EDM Win 28 SV, 2 GA, 93.3%) owners made a +$2920 profit and got +1.8 more fantasy points than expected at a $7800 price. SportsLine rated him as a better than average value in the slate. His save percentage was +2.8 percentage points higher than his average. His 6.6 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 21 of his previous 82 games (26%).

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DRAFTKINGS LEAST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

Curtis McElhinney (CAR Loss 18 SV, 5 GA, 78.3%) owners took a $-9733 loss and got 6 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $7500 price.

Brent Burns (SJ 20 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 0 SOG, 1 BS) owners took a $-6326 loss and got 3.9 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $7100 price. He averages 3.7 SOG per game which is 12% of his team's SOGs. Owners must have 'loved' his zero shots on goal. He averages 24 minutes on the ice which is a lot more than what he had. He only had 1 blocks which cost him 0.3 fantasy points vs his usual defensive fantasy production.

At $7000 Ryan Getzlaf (ANA 19 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 1 SOG, 0 BS) needed to have 4.3 FPs to breakeven, but only had 0.5 FPs. He averages 2.1 SOG per game which is 6% of his team's SOGs. His 1 SOG yesterday was just 3.1% of the team's SOGs. He averages 1 blocks per game, but had none in this game. This is the fewest DraftKings points he has had in the previous 83 games.

Leon Draisaitl (EDM 28 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 0 BS) needed 4.3 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 1. He averages 0.3 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

Rickard Rakell (ANA 16 TOI, 0 G, 0 A, 2 SOG, 0 BS) owners took a $-4704 loss and got 2.9 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $6400 price. He averages 0.5 blocks per game, but had none in this game.

At $6900 Corey Crawford (CHI Loss 28 SV, 3 GA, 90.3%) needed to have 4.3 FPs to breakeven, but only had 2.6 FPs. Based on his $7.2K salary for today, he is expected to bounce back (at least based on pricing). Visit SportsLine.com to get the latest projections.

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