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Who Should I Draft?

James Harden or Karl-Anthony Towns (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Expert
Recommendation
64%
Recommended by
16 of 25 experts
36%
Recommended by
9 of 25 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 2# 3
Best Rank# 1# 1
Worst Rank# 7# 6
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 2# 3
Best Rank# 1# 1
Worst Rank# 7# 6
   
Projections 
   
Minutes35.934.5
Field Goals Made9.18.8
Field Goals Att20.316.7
Field Goals %.448.525
Three Points Made3.81.8
Three Points Att9.33.4
Three Points %.360.406
Free Throws Made8.64.8
Free Throws Att10.05.7
Free Throws %.865.847
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds5.912.3
Assists7.23.2
Turnovers4.72.7
Steals1.90.8
Blocks0.71.6
Points31.225.0
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 2# 4
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 3# 4
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 3# 4
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 1# 3
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 1# 4
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 4# 5
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 4# 5
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 2# 5
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 2# 5
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 2# 3
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 1# 6
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 3# 8
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 2# 5
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 2# 4
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 1# 2
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 6# 7
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 2# 1
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 5# 4
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 4# 1
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 3# 2
   
Leszek Bialecki
FB-Ninja
# 5# 4
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 3# 1
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 7# 3
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 5# 4
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 4# 1
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,8672,545
   
Field Goals Made843681
   
Field Goals Att1,9091,315
   
Field Goals %.442.518
   
Three Points Made378142
   
Three Points Att1,028355
   
Three Points %.368.400
   
Free Throws Made754376
   
Free Throws Att858450
   
Free Throws %.879.836
   
Offensive Rebound66265
   
Rebounds517955
   
Assists586259
   
Turnovers387241
   
Steals15868
   
Blocks58125
   
Points2,8181,880
   
Player Projections Comparison
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes35.934.5
   
Field Goals Made9.18.8
   
Field Goals Att20.316.7
   
Field Goals %.448.525
   
Three Points Made3.81.8
   
Three Points Att9.33.4
   
Three Points %.360.406
   
Free Throws Made8.64.8
   
Free Throws Att10.05.7
   
Free Throws %.865.847
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds5.912.3
   
Assists7.23.2
   
Turnovers4.72.7
   
Steals1.90.8
   
Blocks0.71.6
   
Points31.225.0
   
Notes for Player Combination
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
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
After the tragic death of his mother due to COVID-19, The Minnesota Timberwolves have been supporting Karl-Anthony Towns emotionally and “giving him space” as it relates to his physical recovery from a broken wrist.
Adam Koffler
Thu, Jun 11th
 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
Karl-Anthony Towns continues to heal from the broken left wrist, and the Wolves say surgery is not being discussed as an option, and he will be re-evaluated in another two weeks.
Adam Koffler
Fri, Mar 6th
 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
Karl-Anthony Towns was diagnosed with a fractured left wrist and will be re-evaluated in two weeks.
Brad Camara
Fri, Feb 21st
 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
Karl-Anthony Towns will miss games and remains without a timetable to return from his left wrist injury, per Minnesota Timberwolves Head Coach Ryan Sanders.
Brad Camara
Thu, Feb 20th
 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
Karl-Anthony Towns (wrist) is expected to miss multiple games after the All-Star break.
Brad Camara
Thu, Feb 13th
Notes 
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