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Chris Paul or D'Angelo Russell (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Chris Paul
G - OKC
Chris Paul
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Expert
Recommendation
63%
Recommended by
15 of 24 experts
38%
Recommended by
9 of 24 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 15# 19
Best Rank# 12# 14
Worst Rank# 31# 26
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 33# 35
Best Rank# 22# 27
Worst Rank# 70# 59
   
Projections 
   
Minutes31.030.7
Field Goals Made6.06.8
Field Goals Att13.415.9
Field Goals %.442.437
Three Points Made2.12.8
Three Points Att5.76.4
Three Points %.387.338
Free Throws Made3.72.0
Free Throws Att4.22.6
Free Throws %.889.772
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds4.74.1
Assists8.15.7
Turnovers2.63.0
Steals1.71.2
Blocks0.30.3
Points16.719.7
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 17# 21
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 17# 20
   
Site Rankings
CBS Sports
# 16# 19
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 15# 20
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 8# 44
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 14# 19
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 15# 21
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 14# 19
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 17# 20
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 14# 24
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 15# 26
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 17# 21
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 12# 14
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 16# 21
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 17# 21
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 31# 17
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 26# 19
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 19# 12
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 20# 18
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 19# 18
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 27# 18
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 20# 18
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 19# 18
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 21# 14
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Chris Paul
G - OKC
Chris Paul
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,8572,448
   
Field Goals Made302659
   
Field Goals Att7201,517
   
Field Goals %.419.434
   
Three Points Made127234
   
Three Points Att355635
   
Three Points %.358.369
   
Free Throws Made175160
   
Free Throws Att203206
   
Free Throws %.862.777
   
Offensive Rebound3653
   
Rebounds266315
   
Assists473563
   
Turnovers151253
   
Steals11399
   
Blocks1820
   
Points9061,712
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Chris Paul
G - OKC
Chris Paul
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes31.030.7
   
Field Goals Made6.06.8
   
Field Goals Att13.415.9
   
Field Goals %.442.437
   
Three Points Made2.12.8
   
Three Points Att5.76.4
   
Three Points %.387.338
   
Free Throws Made3.72.0
   
Free Throws Att4.22.6
   
Free Throws %.889.772
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds4.74.1
   
Assists8.15.7
   
Turnovers2.63.0
   
Steals1.71.2
   
Blocks0.30.3
   
Points16.719.7
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Chris Paul
G - OKC
Chris Paul
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
News 
 According to Kevin O'Conner of the Ringer, the Sixers front-office has "seriously debated" going after Chris Paul.
Dan Titus
Wed, Sep 9th
In an interview with senior writer Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic, Timberwolves G D'Angelo Russell stated, “this is where I’m supposed to be.” Russell was referring to the warm reception he received from fans and the Timberwolves organization upon arriving at the Minnesota airport after being traded by the Golden State Warriors on February 6, 2020.
Dan Titus
Thu, May 14th
 Chris Paul scored a team-high 28 points (10-20 FG, 3-6 3PT, 5-5 FT) with seven rebounds, three assists, and three steals in 40 minutes as the Thunder win 104-100 and force a Game 7.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Sep 1st
D'Angelo Russell put up 28 points (8-15 FG, 5-12 3PT, 7-9 FT), six rebounds, five assists, and four steals across 33 minutes of play Tuesday night.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Mar 11th
 Chris Paul scored 16 points (6-13 FG, 1-5 3PT, 3-4 FT) and chipped in six rebounds along with three assists, one block, and four turnovers across 30 minutes in a 114-80 blowout loss to the Rockets on Saturday.
Dan Titus
Sun, Aug 30th
D'Angelo Russell scored 19 points (6-18 FG, 0-7 3PT, 7-7 FT), with six rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers in 35 minutes in Sunday's 120-107 loss to New Orleans.
Adam Koffler
Mon, Mar 9th
 Chris Paul finished with 26 points (10-19 FG, 6-6 FT, 0-5 3PT), six rebounds, three assists, three steals and three turnovers across 37 minutes during the Thunder's 117-114 victory over the Rockets in Game 4.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Mon, Aug 24th
D'Angelo Russell mustered just five points (2-14 FG, 0-4 3PT, 1-2 FT), five rebounds, and three assists over 23 minutes of play Friday.
Aaron Larson
Sat, Mar 7th
 Chris Paul took control of the offense in Game 3, helping the Thunder to a 119-107 win over Houston while scoring 26 points (11-20 FG, 4-6 3PT, 0-1 FT) and adding six rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and four turnovers in 41 minutes of play.
Dan Titus
Sat, Aug 22nd
D’Angelo Russell totaled 19 points (6-13 FG, 4-10 3PT, 3-3 FT), three rebounds, four assists, and one steal in 31 minutes in the Timberwolves’ 115-108 victory over the Bulls on Wednesday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Thu, Mar 5th
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