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Who Should I Draft?

Buddy Hield or Zion Williamson (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Zion Williamson
F - NOR
Zion Williamson
Buddy Hield
G - SAC
Buddy Hield
Expert
Recommendation
60%
Recommended by
15 of 25 experts
40%
Recommended by
10 of 25 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 37# 34
Best Rank# 18# 25
Worst Rank# 77# 47
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 37# 34
Best Rank# 18# 25
Worst Rank# 77# 47
   
Projections 
   
Minutes30.530.6
Field Goals Made7.66.6
Field Goals Att13.114.7
Field Goals %.560.453
Three Points Made0.83.4
Three Points Att0.05.8
Three Points %.000.418
Free Throws Made2.41.5
Free Throws Att3.41.7
Free Throws %.695.875
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds8.84.9
Assists3.02.5
Turnovers2.11.8
Steals1.50.9
Blocks1.10.4
Points19.119.9
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 32# 34
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 31# 42
   
Leszek Bialecki
FB-Ninja
# 33# 36
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 18# 47
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 27# 67
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 35# 42
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 32# 36
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 18# 33
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 30# 40
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 31# 41
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 32# 41
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 31# 44
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 36# 37
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 32# 46
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 33# 37
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 90
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 73# 32
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 66# 36
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 48# 25
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 77# 30
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 22
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 62# 39
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 56# 37
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 55# 36
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 39# 34
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Zion Williamson
F - NOR
Zion Williamson
Buddy Hield
G - SAC
Buddy Hield
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,615
   
Field Goals Made623
   
Field Goals Att1,360
   
Field Goals %.458
   
Three Points Made278
   
Three Points Att651
   
Three Points %.427
   
Free Throws Made171
   
Free Throws Att193
   
Free Throws %.886
   
Offensive Rebound106
   
Rebounds413
   
Assists205
   
Turnovers147
   
Steals58
   
Blocks33
   
Points1,695
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Zion Williamson
F - NOR
Zion Williamson
Buddy Hield
G - SAC
Buddy Hield
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes30.530.6
   
Field Goals Made7.66.6
   
Field Goals Att13.114.7
   
Field Goals %.560.453
   
Three Points Made0.83.4
   
Three Points Att0.05.8
   
Three Points %.000.418
   
Free Throws Made2.41.5
   
Free Throws Att3.41.7
   
Free Throws %.695.875
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds8.84.9
   
Assists3.02.5
   
Turnovers2.11.8
   
Steals1.50.9
   
Blocks1.10.4
   
Points19.119.9
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Zion Williamson
F - NOR
Zion Williamson
Buddy Hield
G - SAC
Buddy Hield
News 
 Pelicans F Zion Williamson (knee) will miss Thursday's contest against the Magic, putting an end to his rookie season.
Dan Titus
Wed, Aug 12th
Buddy Hield recorded 28 points (10-17 FG, 8-14 3PT), five rebounds, two assists, and two steals in Thursday's win over the Lakers.
Dave Kluge
Thu, Aug 13th
 Zion Williamson will not play Tuesday against the Kings due to right knee soreness.
Brad Camara
Mon, Aug 10th
Buddy Hield chipped in 11 points (4-5 FG, 3-4 FT) with three assists, two rebounds, three three-pointers, and three turnovers in 19 minutes of action.
Dan Titus
Wed, Aug 12th
 Per David Griffin, Pelicans F Zion Williamson (rest) is expected to play Sunday after sitting Friday against the Wizards.
Adam Koffler
Sat, Aug 8th
Buddy Hield put up 17 points (6-16 FG, 3-10 3PT, 2-2 FT) and one rebound in Friday's loss to the Nets.
Dave Kluge
Fri, Aug 7th
 Pelicans F Zion Williamson (rest) will not suit up against the Washington Wizards on Friday night, the second half of a back-to-back set.
Dan Titus
Fri, Aug 7th
Buddy Hield registered three points (1-5 FG, 1-4 3PT), one rebound, and one steal over 11 minutes of relief in Thursday's 140-125 win over the Pelicans.
Dave Kluge
Fri, Aug 7th
 Zion Williamson scored 24 points (10-12 FG, 4-7 FT) with just two rebounds, and two assists in 22 minutes in a 140-125 loss to the Kings.
Adam Koffler
Thu, Aug 6th
Buddy Hield put up 21 points (8-20 FG, 5-14 3PT), four rebounds, three assists, and one steal over 30 minutes off the bench in the overtime loss to Dallas on Tuesday.
Aaron Larson
Tue, Aug 4th
Notes 
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