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Nate
Schmidt
College None
Team Vegas Golden Knights
88D
6'0"Height
194Weight
28Age
0Exp
Nate Schmidt's Fantasy Scouting Report

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Nate Schmidt as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 118 projected fantasy points puts him at #35 behind Ryan Suter and ahead of Jeff Petry. He has averaged 2.21 fantasy points in his past 61 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.49 fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 63%, he is the #47 most highly owned defenseman. Nate Schmidt is expected to improve on last season's #41 fantasy position rank.

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Nate Schmidt is projected for 2.71 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 1 which ranks him as the #54 projected center for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Tim Heed but behind Jacob Trouba the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#14). He is projected for 5.66 fantasy points.

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.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGPGAPTS+/-PPGWGTFWFL
2019LV59724310-010000
2018LV61921300-011000
2017VGK76531360-011001
2016WAS60314170-000000
2015WAS72214160-001000
2014WAS391340-000000
2013WAS292460-000000
Career (7 Seasons)396291111408833001
YEARTEAMSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2019LV1126.221:40155861.7093.9712006
2018LV1128.021:571576111.6790.888004
2017VGK1034.922:142065132:52143:4916008
2016WAS605.015:2811889:3242:4116008
2015WAS802.518:0416864:1796:5616203
2014WAS402.513:527110:206:1710005
2013WAS414.918:416075:2016:586003
Career (7 Seasons)5485.319:149391325:43491:32842037
Game Log
OCTOBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
10/02vsW4-100010000.00003:180:000:00
10/31vsL5-4011-20050.000220:330:600:87
NOVEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
11/02vsL4-310100020.500023:271:220:98
11/05@W2-100010000.000024:301:485:92
11/07@L2-100000030.000026:983:457:50
11/09@L5-2000-10050.000020:732:171:32
11/10@L3-200000010.000021:681:000:85
11/13vsL5-3101-20020.500020:400:231:28
11/16@L4-300010040.000023:333:021:78
11/17vsW6-004420010.000019:580:580:93
11/19vsW4-201110010.000021:120:272:17
11/21vsL2-1000-10040.000021:851:301:58
11/23vsL4-2000-20030.000022:350:002:12
11/25@L4-200010000.000023:330:622:38
11/27@W4-302220010.000025:601:081:08
11/29vsW2-1000-10010.000023:100:780:62
DECEMBERSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
12/02@W4-101100000.000019:750:102:52
12/03@W4-3000-20010.000024:030:901:78
12/05@L3-200000030.000022:430:070:67
12/08vsL5-0000-10010.000017:650:101:07
12/10vsW5-101100040.000018:720:121:02
12/12@L4-2011-20020.000022:321:870:00
12/13@W3-200000010.000025:081:801:03
12/15vsW6-3000-10010.000020:082:172:30
12/17vsW3-200010030.000218:350:272:05
12/19@L5-400010020.000024:930:383:72
12/22@W3-100010010.000024:750:103:85
12/23vsL7-301120040.000223:521:031:58
12/27@L4-320220021.000222:700:130:87
12/28vsW4-100000020.000021:101:122:05
12/31vsW5-201120030.000019:820:770:95
JANUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
01/02vsW5-4000-20010.000020:680:000:00
01/04vsW5-400000000.000022:780:001:73
01/07vsL4-3011-10030.000020:150:321:47
01/09vsL5-2000-10030.000021:100:230:00
01/11vsL3-000000010.000022:332:031:18
01/14@L4-200000000.000021:470:121:25
01/16@W4-201130020.000218:430:481:20
01/18@L5-4000-20020.000026:680:771:40
01/21@L3-2022-10010.000024:051:234:65
01/31@W4-310130020.500021:431:200:90
FEBRUARYSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
02/01@W3-000010020.000022:823:386:03
02/04@L4-2000-10020.000019:931:670:43
02/06@W7-211210050.200025:082:372:68
02/08vsL6-502200020.000022:481:173:68
02/11@L4-0000-10010.000024:152:354:70
02/13vsW6-5101-11020.500019:681:130:00
02/15vsW1-001110020.000023:101:451:45
02/17vsW3-200000030.000020:881:501:87
02/20vsW5-301120020.000020:322:201:00
02/22vsW5-300020020.000022:521:470:23
02/23@W6-500010000.000022:421:180:47
02/26vsW3-001110010.000023:002:000:35
02/28vsW4-200020000.000020:330:000:00
MARCHSCORINGPENALTIESTIME ON ICE
DATETEAMOPPRESULTGAPTS+/-PPGSHGSOGSPCTPIMTOIPPSH
03/01vsL4-100000040.000222:972:420:00
03/03vsW3-000010000.000017:830:930:00
03/06@L4-0000-10040.000021:430:370:00
03/08@W5-300010000.000021:730:000:45
03/09@W3-201100020.000022:831:020:00