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Jamal Murray or Jonas Valanciunas (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Jamal Murray
G - DEN
Jamal Murray
Jonas Valanciunas
C - MEM
Jonas Valanciunas
Expert
Recommendation
76%
Recommended by
19 of 25 experts
24%
Recommended by
6 of 25 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 55# 59
Best Rank# 40# 46
Worst Rank# 74# 77
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 55# 59
Best Rank# 40# 46
Worst Rank# 74# 77
   
Projections 
   
Minutes32.525.0
Field Goals Made6.05.3
Field Goals Att13.69.6
Field Goals %.442.555
Three Points Made2.00.4
Three Points Att5.61.7
Three Points %.373.427
Free Throws Made2.62.5
Free Throws Att3.03.1
Free Throws %.874.804
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds4.29.2
Assists4.51.5
Turnovers2.01.9
Steals0.90.4
Blocks0.41.3
Points18.115.2
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 56# 71
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 50# 56
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 47# 64
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 42# 67
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 57# 157
   
Leszek Bialecki
FB-Ninja
# 51# 54
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 51# 55
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 49# 50
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 58# 59
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 63# 67
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 40# 60
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 52# 77
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 47# 54
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 58# 59
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 59# 62
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 55# 60
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 50# 56
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 55# 64
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 52# 54
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 60# 47
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 60# 57
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 60# 47
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 59# 55
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 74# 54
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 55# 46
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Jamal Murray
G - DEN
Jamal Murray
Jonas Valanciunas
C - MEM
Jonas Valanciunas
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,4471,091
   
Field Goals Made513301
   
Field Goals Att1,173538
   
Field Goals %.437.560
   
Three Points Made15214
   
Three Points Att41448
   
Three Points %.367.292
   
Free Throws Made189147
   
Free Throws Att223185
   
Free Throws %.848.795
   
Offensive Rebound65106
   
Rebounds317419
   
Assists36270
   
Turnovers15891
   
Steals6718
   
Blocks2753
   
Points1,367763
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Jamal Murray
G - DEN
Jamal Murray
Jonas Valanciunas
C - MEM
Jonas Valanciunas
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes32.525.0
   
Field Goals Made6.05.3
   
Field Goals Att13.69.6
   
Field Goals %.442.555
   
Three Points Made2.00.4
   
Three Points Att5.61.7
   
Three Points %.373.427
   
Free Throws Made2.62.5
   
Free Throws Att3.03.1
   
Free Throws %.874.804
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds4.29.2
   
Assists4.51.5
   
Turnovers2.01.9
   
Steals0.90.4
   
Blocks0.41.3
   
Points18.115.2
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Jamal Murray
G - DEN
Jamal Murray
Jonas Valanciunas
C - MEM
Jonas Valanciunas
News 
 Jamal Murray registered 19 points (7-17 FG, 0-4 3PT, 5-5 FT), four boards, eight assists, one steal, and five turnovers in Saturday's loss to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Sun, Sep 27th
Jonas Valanciunas was a beast in Saturday's play-in game, putting up 22 points (8-16 FG, 6-6 FT) along with a team-high 17 rebounds, six assists, and one turnover in 34 minutes of play in a tough 126-122 loss to the Trail Blazers.
Dan Titus
Sat, Aug 15th
 Jamal Murray dropped 32 points (12-20 FG, 8-8 FT) and had three rebounds, eight assists, one block, and four turnovers in a game-high 45 minutes as the Nuggets fall to the Lakers in Game 4 114-108.
Adam Koffler
Fri, Sep 25th
Jonas Valanciunas went off in Thursday's Western Conference Play-In-clinching win over the Bucks, recording his first career triple-double, scoring 26 points (11-17 FG, 2-3 3PT, 2-2 FT) with 19 rebounds, 12 assists, one block, and three turnovers in 32 minutes.
Adam Koffler
Thu, Aug 13th
 Jamal Murray poured in 28 points (10-17 FG, 4-8 3PT, 4-7 FT), eight boards, 12 assists, two steals, and four turnovers in Tuesday's Game 3 victory versus the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Wed, Sep 23rd
Jonas Valanciunas racked up 14 points (5-10 FG, 4-6 FT), 10 rebounds, and two steals in 25 minutes of play as Memphis fell to Boston Tuesday.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Aug 12th
 Jamal Murray pitched in 25 points (8-19 FG, 2-9 3PT, 7-8 FT), six rebounds, four assists, two steals, two blocks, and five turnovers in Sunday's tough loss to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 21st
Jonas Valanciunasput up 19 points (8-11 FG, 0-1 3PT, 3-3 FT), 11 rebounds, two assists, a steal, and a block over 24 minutes in Friday's 121-92 win over the Thunder.
Dave Kluge
Fri, Aug 7th
 Jamal Murray chipped in 21 points (7-12 FG, 3-5 3PT, 4-4 FT), one board, five assists, and three turnovers in Friday night's blowout loss to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Sat, Sep 19th
Jonas Valanciunas registered 21 points (8-17 FG, 0-3 3PT, 5-6 FT), 14 rebounds, and three assists in Wednesday's 124-115 loss to the Jazz.
Dave Kluge
Thu, Aug 6th
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