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Who Should I Draft?

James Harden or Damian Lillard (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
24 of 24 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 24 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 1# 3
Best Rank# 1# 3
Worst Rank# 2# 7
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 2# 7
Best Rank# 1# 6
Worst Rank# 7# 10
   
Projections 
   
Minutes35.936.7
Field Goals Made9.18.3
Field Goals Att20.319.0
Field Goals %.448.443
Three Points Made3.83.1
Three Points Att9.38.5
Three Points %.360.364
Free Throws Made8.66.5
Free Throws Att10.07.2
Free Throws %.865.910
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds5.94.3
Assists7.27.0
Turnovers4.72.7
Steals1.91.1
Blocks0.70.4
Points31.227.0
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 2# 3
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 2# 3
   
Site Rankings
CBS Sports
# 1# 7
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 1# 3
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 1# 3
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 1# 3
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 2# 3
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 1# 3
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 1# 3
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 2# 3
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 2# 4
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 2# 3
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 2# 3
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 1# 3
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 1# 4
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 1# 3
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 1# 5
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 2# 6
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 1# 3
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 2# 3
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 1# 3
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 1# 3
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 2# 3
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 2# 3
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,8672,838
   
Field Goals Made843681
   
Field Goals Att1,9091,533
   
Field Goals %.442.444
   
Three Points Made378237
   
Three Points Att1,028643
   
Three Points %.368.369
   
Free Throws Made754468
   
Free Throws Att858513
   
Free Throws %.879.912
   
Offensive Rebound6668
   
Rebounds517371
   
Assists586551
   
Turnovers387212
   
Steals15888
   
Blocks5834
   
Points2,8182,067
   
Player Projections Comparison
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes35.936.7
   
Field Goals Made9.18.3
   
Field Goals Att20.319.0
   
Field Goals %.448.443
   
Three Points Made3.83.1
   
Three Points Att9.38.5
   
Three Points %.360.364
   
Free Throws Made8.66.5
   
Free Throws Att10.07.2
   
Free Throws %.865.910
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds5.94.3
   
Assists7.27.0
   
Turnovers4.72.7
   
Steals1.91.1
   
Blocks0.70.4
   
Points31.227.0
   
Notes for Player Combination
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
News 
 James Harden produced 30 points (12-20 FG, 2-8 3PT, 4-4 FT) and added six rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and six turnovers across 42 minutes in a 119-96 loss to the LA Lakers to be eliminated from the NBA playoffs.
Dan Titus
Sun, Sep 13th
Trail Blazers G Damian Lillard was re-evaluated by trainers over the weekend and revealed only a mild knee sprain for the Bubble MVP. He’s expected to make a full recovery ahead of the start of the 2020-2021 season
Dan Titus
Tue, Sep 1st
 James Harden scored 21 points on just 2-of-11 shooting from the field (16-20 FT) to go along with 10 boards, five assists, two steals, three blocks, and five turnovers in 39 minutes.
Adam Koffler
Fri, Sep 11th
NBA Bubble MVP Damian Lillard will leave the Orlando campus on Thursday and return to Portland for further evaluation on his injured right knee.
Dan Titus
Thu, Aug 27th
 James Harden scored 27 points (6-12 FG,11-13 FT) and added seven rebounds, two steals, four triples, and five turnovers across 39 minutes in Sunday's 117-109 loss to the Lakers in Game 2 of the Western Conference semi-finals.
Dan Titus
Mon, Sep 7th
Damian Lillard has been diagnosed with a right knee sprain and will miss Game 5 against the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday.
Dan Titus
Tue, Aug 25th
 James Harden scored 17 points on a rough 4-of-15 shooting. Harden also had nine assists, three rebounds, two steals, and three blocks.
Brett Tomlinson
Thu, Sep 3rd
Damian Lillard scored 11 points (3-9 FG, 1-2 3PT, 4-4 FT) and provided four assists, one rebound, one steal, and three turnovers across 27 minutes in a 135-115 loss to the Lakers on Monday night.
Dan Titus
Tue, Aug 25th
 James Harden dropped a game-high 32 points (11-22 FG, 3-11 3PT, 7-8 FT) with eight rebounds, seven assists, and five turnovers in 38 minutes as the Rockets lose Game 6 104-100.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Sep 1st
Damian Lillard (knee) will not return to tonight’s game against the Los Angeles Lakers after suffering an apparent knee injury.
Dan Titus
Mon, Aug 24th
Notes 
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