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TOP 100 FORWARD RANKINGS
Standard fantasy categories include goals, assists, plus/minus, power-play points, shots on goal and hits for skaters. Value has been quantified based on factors including but not limited to past production, projected line combinations, power-play usage, injury history, sleeper upside, anticipated regression or bounce-back candidacy, age and contract status (current unrestricted and restricted free agents listed below). Potential 2020 UFAs (*) and RFAs (**) are also noted.
1. David Pastrnak, RW, BOS (SAME)2. Leon Draisaitl, C/LW, EDM (+1)3. Nathan MacKinnon, C, COL (-1)4. Connor McDavid, C, EDM (SAME)5. Nikita Kucherov, RW, TBL (SAME)6. Artemi Panarin, LW, NYR (+2)7. Auston Matthews, C, TOR (-1)8. Patrick Kane, RW, CHI (-1)9. Jack Eichel, C, BUF (SAME)10. Alex Ovechkin, LW, WSH (SAME)11. Brad Marchand, LW, BOS (+1)12. Patrice Bergeron, C, BOS (+1)13. Sidney Crosby, C, PIT (-2)14. Jonathan Huberdeau, LW, FLA (+1)15. Steven Stamkos, C/LW/RW, TBL (+1)16. Mitchell Marner, RW, TOR (-2)17. Max Pacioretty, LW, VGK (+2)18. Andrei Svechnikov, LW/RW, CAR (+2)19. Elias Pettersson, C, VAN (-2)20. Aleksander Barkov, C, FLA (-2)21. Brayden Point, C, TBL (SAME)22. Sebastian Aho, C, CAR (+2)23. Evgeni Malkin, C, PIT (-1)24. Patrik Laine, LW/RW, WPG (-1)25. Mark Stone, RW, VGK (SAME)26. J.T. Miller, LW/RW, VAN (+1)27. Mika Zibanejad, C, NYR (+3)28. John Tavares, C, TOR (-2)29. Matthew Tkachuk, LW/RW, CGY (SAME)30. Mark Scheifele, C, WPG (+2)31. Blake Wheeler, C/RW, WPG (+2)32. Claude Giroux, C/LW/RW, PHI (+3)33. Kyle Connor, LW, WPG (-5)34. Tyler Seguin, C/RW, DAL (-3)35. Teuvo Teravainen, LW/RW, CAR (-1)36. Evgeny Kuznetsov, C, WSH (+1)37. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, C/LW, EDM (+5)38. Johnny Gaudreau, LW/RW, CGY (+5)39. Jakub Vrana, LW, WSH (-1)40. David Perron, LW/RW, STL (-4)41. Sean Couturier, C, PHI (-2)42. William Nylander, C/LW/RW, TOR (-2)43. Jonathan Marchessault, C/LW, VGK (-2)44. Nicklas Backstrom, C, WSH (+1)45. Anze Kopitar, C, LAK (+2)46. Taylor Hall, LW, ARI* (+2)47. Tom Wilson, RW, WSH (+2)48. T.J. Oshie, RW, WSH (+2)49. Chris Kreider, LW, NYR (+2)50. Travis Konecny, RW, PHI (+2)51. Bryan Rust, LW/RW, PIT (-7)52. Gabriel Landeskog, C/LW, COL (-6)53. Filip Forsberg, LW, NSH (+2)54. Reilly Smith, RW, VGK (+6)55. Brendan Gallagher, RW, MTL (-2)56. Evgenii Dadonov, LW/RW, FLA* (-2)57. Mike Hoffman, LW/RW, FLA* (+1)58. Tomas Tatar, LW/RW, MTL (-2)59. Brady Tkachuk, LW, OTT (-2)60. Jamie Benn, C/LW, DAL (-1)61. Elias Lindholm, C/RW, CGY (SAME)62. Alexander Radulov, RW, DAL (+1)63. Mathew Barzal, C, NYI** (+1)64. Victor Olofsson, LW/RW, BUF** (-2)65. Ryan O’Reilly, C, STL (SAME)66. Brayden Schenn, C/LW, STL (SAME)67. Nikolaj Ehlers, LW/RW, WPG (SAME)68. Ryan Strome, C/RW, NYR** (+13)69. Evander Kane, LW, SJS (-1)70. Jonathan Toews, C, CHI (-1)71. Bo Horvat, C, VAN (-1)72. Patric Hornqvist, RW, PIT (-1)73. Tyler Toffoli, LW/RW, VAN* (+10)74. Andreas Athanasiou, C/LW/RW, EDM
** (NEW)75. Logan Couture, C, SJS (NEW – INJ.)76. Ondrej Palat, LW, TBL (-1)77. Vincent Trocheck, C, CAR
(NEW)78. Jason Zucker, LW/RW, PIT (-6)79. Ilya Kovalchuk, LW/RW, WSH
* (-6)80. Jakub Voracek, RW, PHI (-3)81. Sam Reinhart, C/RW, BUF** (-5)82. Pierre-Luc Dubois, C, CBJ** (-8)83. Dominik Kubalik, LW/RW, CHI** (-5)84. Timo Meier, LW/RW, SJS (-5)85. Kyle Palmieri, RW, NJD (-5)86. Jaden Schwartz, LW, STL (-2)87. Alex DeBrincat, LW/RW, CHI (-2)88. William Karlsson, C, VGK (+4)89. Zach Hyman, C/LW, TOR (-2)90. Andre Burakovsky, LW/RW, COL** (SAME)91. Sean Monahan, C, CGY (-2)92. Dylan Larkin, C, DET (-6)93. Anthony Cirelli, C, TBL** (+1)94. Jean-Gabriel Pageau, C, NYI
(-3)95. Anthony Mantha, LW/RW, DET** (SAME)96. Clayton Keller, LW/RW, ARI (SAME)97. Max Domi, C/LW, MTL** (SAME)98. Paul Stastny, C, VGK (SAME)99. Alex Killorn, LW/RW, TBL (SAME)100. Brock Nelson, C/LW, NYI (NEW)
Dropped out: Kailer Yamamoto, RW, EDM (INJ
.); Blake Coleman, LW/RW, TBL; Phil Kessel, RW, ARI; Zach Sanford, C/LW, STL
Just missed: Kevin Fiala, LW/RW, MIN; Pavel Buchnevich, RW, NYR (DTD
); Nick Foligno, C/LW/RW, CBJ; Ondrej Kase, RW, BOS
(DTD
); Tanner Pearson, LW, VAN; Nick Suzuki, C/RW, MTL; Joe Pavelski, C/RW, DAL; David Krejci, C, BOS; Christian Dvorak, C/LW, ARI; Anders Lee, LW, NYI; Jake DeBrusk, LW/RW, BOS**; Adam Henrique, C/LW, ANA
Key injuries: Mikko Rantanen, RW, COL; Jake Guentzel, LW/RW, PIT; Brock Boeser, RW, VAN; Vladimir Tarasenko, RW, STL; Oliver Bjorkstrand, LW/RW, CBJ; Cam Atkinson, RW, CBJ; Nazem Kadri, C, COL; Tomas Hertl, C/LW, SJS

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