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Brandon
Saad
College None
Team Chicago Blackhawks
20LW
6'1"Height
206Weight
26Age
0Exp
Brandon Saad's Fantasy Scouting Report

SEASON FANTASY RECAP AND TREND

Brandon Saad is a bench player and spot starter this past fantasy season. He is the number #77 ranked wing and the #235 ranked skater overall. His ranking drops to the #96 ranked wing when basing it on average fantasy points. His production dropped throughout the season. In his first 26 games he averaged 1.7 FPs and that declined to 1.3 in his final 27 games. His fantasy production is more volatile that most players based on having a relatively high standard deviation. When he is good, he is really good but when he is off, he is really off. He averaged 1.5 FPs, but on any given day his projected ceiling is as high as 11 fantasy points.

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STATISTICAL IMPROVEMENT OVER LAST SEASON

As a young player he improved as you would like. His average Fantasy points increased by 50% this season.

WEEKLY FANTASY RECAP

He has averaged 4.5 fantasy points per week and had 12 weeks where he came up short (below 80% of average) and had 10 weeks where he was +20% above average.

DAILY FANTASY SEASON RECAP

His FanDuel average was 10.3 points and on DraftKings it was 2.8 per game. We looked at all of his games that were between the 10th and 90th percentile where the 10th percentile is his floor and the 90th is his ceiling. On DraftKings his floor was 0.5 and on FanDuel it was 1.6 fantasy points. He had a relatively high ceiling. On Draftkings it was 5.5 and on FanDuel it was 22.1 FPs. He has had more bad FanDuel games (below average by 20%) than good games (20% above average), and the same was true on DraftKings. We are only including games where they were in the daily fantasy slate and played.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGPGAPTS+/-PPGWGTFWFL
2018CHI802324470-05302438
2017CHI821817350-01805665
2016CBJ822429530-014045
2015CBJ783122530-06701915
2014CHI822329520-02603850
2013CHI781928470-03205072
2012CHI461017270-00201729
2011CHI20000-000000
Career (8 Seasons)5301481663144918320208274
YEARTEAMSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2018CHI19511.817:411863117.92134.6712006
2017CHI2377.617:301937174.62140.5014007
2016CBJ21011.417:011888129:0340:428004
2015CBJ23313.317:131762165:0649:5114007
2014CHI20311.317:141891179:4288:3912006
2013CHI15911.916:161694141:1955:39200010
2012CHI9810.216:27102170:3039:3512006
2011CHI30.014:00402:440:030000
Career (8 Seasons)133811.117:0512096980:56549:39920046
Game Log
OCTOBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
10/04@W4-3000-10020.000017:380:920:32
10/06@W5-401120020.000020:350:983:48
10/07vsL7-600000010.000217:932:200:10
10/11@L4-3000-10020.000019:332:120:60
10/13vsW4-301110020.000010:231:532:72
10/18vsL4-100000010.000013:380:000:00
10/20@W4-100000020.000013:800:001:83
10/21vsL6-3000-10030.000012:300:003:13
10/23vsW3-120221170.286018:933:233:13
10/25vsW4-100000010.000018:283:100:83
10/27@L7-301120010.000019:050:002:63
10/28vsL2-1000-10020.000018:703:281:73
10/31@L4-210100050.200018:982:572:55
NOVEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
11/01@L4-0000-10010.000018:923:172:40
11/03@L5-310100011.000019:233:472:37
11/08vsL4-301110030.000014:721:621:22
11/14vsW1-000000030.000014:850:000:65
11/16vsL2-110110020.500018:600:000:68
11/18vsW3-110110040.250017:520:002:03
11/21@L4-210100020.500222:552:571:08
11/23@L4-2000-20020.000020:082:252:60
11/24@W5-402210030.000021:430:322:18
11/27vsL8-3011-20000.000016:821:772:15
11/29@L6-500000030.000020:602:201:75
DECEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
12/01@L5-2101-20150.200017:920:821:68
12/02vsL3-200000010.000018:525:052:97
12/05@L4-201100030.000020:881:450:85
12/06@L4-3000-20010.000017:753:070:00
12/09vsL3-200000030.000219:684:932:08
12/11@L6-3000-20000.000019:551:422:63
12/12vsW6-311230030.333018:020:721:38
12/14vsL4-302210030.000016:120:701:38
12/16vsL7-300000010.000014:672:371:63
12/18vsW2-100010040.000017:501:421:87
12/20@W5-2000-10030.000017:520:001:27
12/21@W2-100000010.000019:501:854:47
12/23vsL6-3000-20030.000218:531:970:73
12/27vsW5-220221040.500016:631:251:43
12/29@W3-200000020.000016:430:001:20
JANUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
01/01vsL4-200000030.000017:232:281:77
01/03@L3-201110030.000018:020:851:43
01/06@W5-300010020.000016:950:581:75
01/07vsL4-3101-21050.200019:751:751:68
01/09vsL4-3000-10030.000014:920:822:45
01/12vsL4-3000-20020.000015:951:250:97
01/14@L8-5101-10030.333015:671:250:58
01/17@L4-3101-21020.500017:371:480:32
01/20vsW8-5101-20011.000017:531:250:88
01/22vsW3-200000020.000014:580:681:02
FEBRUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
02/01@W7-320220030.667015:271:152:48
02/02@W4-300000020.000015:981:532:27
02/05@W6-202210010.000017:431:982:23
02/07vsW4-3101-11011.000017:971:853:40
02/10vsW5-200000030.000015:971:551:40
02/12@L6-3000-10030.000016:721:822:72
02/14vsW5-211230130.333015:472:052:45
02/16vsL5-2000-20050.000015:400:171:18
02/18vsW8-711200030.333015:352:032:00
02/20@W5-410130020.500021:470:733:00
02/22vsL5-3000-20020.000016:401:153:25
02/24vsL4-3000-20050.000017:272:031:20
02/27@W4-301120030.000022:073:700:90
MARCHSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
03/02@L6-3000-20020.000020:451:530:88
03/03@L5-2000-20010.000020:401:921:35
03/07vsW5-400010050.000020:972:272:47
03/09@W2-1000-10000.000017:620:750:00
03/11vsW7-110100030.333018:880:931:92
03/13@W5-411210030.333016:500:000:00
03/16@W2-000000020.000018:500:752:07
03/18vsL3-200000020.000018:620:930:00
03/21vsL3-1000-10030.000016:521:470:30
03/23@L4-201100020.000421:272:952:17
03/24vsW2-101110030.000017:800:321:68
03/26@L1-000000040.000018:680:971:63
03/28@W5-402210020.000018:180:002:72
03/30@L3-2000-10010.000018:851:531:25
APRILSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
04/01vsL4-3000-30020.000015:600:002:53
04/03vsW4-301110020.000017:701:421:23
04/05vsW6-101110010.000015:331:120:83
04/06@L5-200000030.000019:300:832:53