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James Harden or Nikola Jokic (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Expert
Recommendation
92%
Recommended by
23 of 25 experts
8%
Recommended by
2 of 25 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 2# 6
Best Rank# 1# 5
Worst Rank# 7# 7
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 2# 6
Best Rank# 1# 5
Worst Rank# 7# 7
   
Projections 
   
Minutes35.933.0
Field Goals Made9.17.0
Field Goals Att20.313.9
Field Goals %.448.507
Three Points Made3.81.4
Three Points Att9.35.2
Three Points %.360.389
Free Throws Made8.63.5
Free Throws Att10.04.1
Free Throws %.865.839
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds5.911.4
Assists7.27.3
Turnovers4.72.9
Steals1.91.3
Blocks0.70.8
Points31.220.4
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 3# 7
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 5# 6
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 2# 6
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 2# 6
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 3# 8
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 3# 6
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 1# 7
   
Leszek Bialecki
FB-Ninja
# 5# 6
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 1# 6
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 4# 6
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 4# 6
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 2# 6
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 4# 7
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 2# 6
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 2# 6
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 1# 5
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 3# 6
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 3# 9
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 2# 6
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 4# 6
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 2# 6
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 1# 6
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 5# 6
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 6# 5
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 7# 5
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,8672,504
   
Field Goals Made843616
   
Field Goals Att1,9091,206
   
Field Goals %.442.511
   
Three Points Made37883
   
Three Points Att1,028270
   
Three Points %.368.307
   
Free Throws Made754289
   
Free Throws Att858352
   
Free Throws %.879.821
   
Offensive Rebound66228
   
Rebounds517865
   
Assists586581
   
Turnovers387248
   
Steals158108
   
Blocks5854
   
Points2,8181,604
   
Player Projections Comparison
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes35.933.0
   
Field Goals Made9.17.0
   
Field Goals Att20.313.9
   
Field Goals %.448.507
   
Three Points Made3.81.4
   
Three Points Att9.35.2
   
Three Points %.360.389
   
Free Throws Made8.63.5
   
Free Throws Att10.04.1
   
Free Throws %.865.839
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds5.911.4
   
Assists7.27.3
   
Turnovers4.72.9
   
Steals1.91.3
   
Blocks0.70.8
   
Points31.220.4
   
Notes for Player Combination
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
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
Nikola Jokic recorded 20 points (9-16 FG, 1-4 3PT, 1-1 FT), seven rebounds, five assists, three steals, and one turnover in Saturday night's defeat to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Sun, Sep 27th
 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
Nikola Jokic chipped in 22 points (9-14 FG, 1-3 3PT, 3-4 FT), 10 rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers in Tuesday night's win against the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Wed, Sep 23rd
 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
Nikola Jokic notched 30 points (9-20 FG, 1-4 3PT, 11-12 FT), six boards, nine assists, four steals, and two turnovers in Sunday night's close loss to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 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
Nikola Jokic recorded 21 points (8-14 FG, 5-7 FT), six rebounds, two assists, one block, and four turnovers in Friday's loss to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Sat, Sep 19th
 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
Nikola Jokic poured in 16 points (5-13 FG, 0-4 3PT, 6-6 FT), 22 rebounds, 13 assists, two steals, three blocks, and five turnovers in Tuesday night's Game 7 victory versus the Clippers.
Shaan Hoda
Wed, Sep 16th
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