Urho Vaakanainen is Projected to Be the #124 Defenseman the Rest of the Season...Behind Ryan Graves and Ahead of Samuel Girard

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Urho Vaakanainen to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 44 projected fantasy points puts him at #124 behind Ryan Graves and ahead of Samuel Girard. He is projected to average 0.76 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#129) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. With 5 games played, he is the #2 ranked defenseman this season.

REST OF SEASON RANK (D) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#122 Ben Chiarot (9% OWN)44 FP, 0.77 per game92 FP, 78 gp, 1.19 per game (#104)
#123 Ryan Graves (8% OWN)44 FP, 0.76 per game26 FP, 26 gp, 0.98 per game (#131)
#124 Urho Vaakanainen (2% OWN)44 FP, 0.76 per game26 FP, 26 gp, 0.98 per game (#131)
#125 Samuel Girard (36% OWN)43 FP, 0.75 per game98 FP, 82 gp, 1.2 per game (#102)
#126 Johnny Boychuk (7% OWN)43 FP, 0.72 per game82 FP, 74 gp, 1.11 per game (#114)

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START EM ALERT: URHO VAAKANAINEN WEEK 8 AND 9 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Urho Vaakanainen is projected for 0.95 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 8 which ranks him as the #95 projected defenseman for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a better than average game with more fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Luke Schenn but behind Patrik Nemeth the rest of the week. Week 9 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#96). He is projected for 3.1 fantasy points.

11/23 TO 11/24 RANK (D)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#93 Caleb Jones (2% OWN)0.96 FP, 2 GP0.53 FP
#94 Patrik Nemeth (1% OWN)0.96 FP, 2 GP0.38 FP
#95 Urho Vaakanainen (2% OWN)0.95 FP, 1 GP0.76 FP
#96 Luke Schenn (1% OWN)0.93 FP, 1 GP0.78 FP
#97 Adam Fox (46% OWN)0.92 FP, 1 GP1.13 FP
11/25 TO 12/1 RANK (D)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#94 Troy Stecher (2% OWN)3.12 FP, 4 GP0.81 FP
#95 Henri Jokiharju (10% OWN)3.12 FP, 4 GP0.87 FP
#96 Urho Vaakanainen (2% OWN)3.1 FP, 4 GP0.76 FP
#97 Luke Schenn (1% OWN)3.09 FP, 4 GP0.78 FP
#98 Aaron Ekblad (88% OWN)3.07 FP, 2 GP1.65 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.

URHO VAAKANAINENFPPTSGASOGBLK
Rest of '19-2044.013.23.29.96169
-- Per Game (58 Proj)0.760.230.060.171.051.19
11/18 to 11/24 (1 Game)0.950.240.060.181.031.05
11/25 to 12/1 (4 Games)3.100.910.220.694.14.6
'19-20 Season2.0000023
-- Per Game (5 GP)0.400.000.000.000.400.60
'18-20 Seasons1.0000043
-- Per Game (7 GP)0.140.000.000.000.570.43