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Who Should I Draft?

Joel Embiid or Jimmy Butler (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Jimmy Butler
F - MIA
Jimmy Butler
Expert
Recommendation
92%
Recommended by
23 of 25 experts
8%
Recommended by
2 of 25 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 8# 13
Best Rank# 6# 8
Worst Rank# 12# 28
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 8# 13
Best Rank# 6# 8
Worst Rank# 12# 28
   
Projections 
   
Minutes32.434.9
Field Goals Made8.67.2
Field Goals Att17.615.5
Field Goals %.488.460
Three Points Made1.21.5
Three Points Att3.84.1
Three Points %.339.351
Free Throws Made6.35.8
Free Throws Att8.16.8
Free Throws %.791.858
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds12.85.7
Assists3.55.1
Turnovers3.51.7
Steals0.71.8
Blocks1.90.6
Points26.322.0
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 6# 10
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 7# 13
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 7# 19
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 9# 14
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 13# 16
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 8# 11
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 17# 25
   
Leszek Bialecki
FB-Ninja
# 8# 15
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 9# 26
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 9# 17
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 8# 14
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 7# 18
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 7# 11
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 8# 15
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 10# 14
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 10# 28
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 6# 29
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 8# 15
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 9# 16
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 8# 19
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 8# 13
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 9# 15
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 8# 15
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 12# 11
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 11# 8
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Jimmy Butler
F - MIA
Jimmy Butler
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,1542,185
   
Field Goals Made580418
   
Field Goals Att1,199904
   
Field Goals %.484.462
   
Three Points Made7967
   
Three Points Att263192
   
Three Points %.300.349
   
Free Throws Made522312
   
Free Throws Att649365
   
Free Throws %.804.855
   
Offensive Rebound160122
   
Rebounds870343
   
Assists234263
   
Turnovers22795
   
Steals46123
   
Blocks12239
   
Points1,7611,215
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Jimmy Butler
F - MIA
Jimmy Butler
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes32.434.9
   
Field Goals Made8.67.2
   
Field Goals Att17.615.5
   
Field Goals %.488.460
   
Three Points Made1.21.5
   
Three Points Att3.84.1
   
Three Points %.339.351
   
Free Throws Made6.35.8
   
Free Throws Att8.16.8
   
Free Throws %.791.858
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds12.85.7
   
Assists3.55.1
   
Turnovers3.51.7
   
Steals0.71.8
   
Blocks1.90.6
   
Points26.322.0
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Jimmy Butler
F - MIA
Jimmy Butler
News 
 The Philadelphia 76ers and Doc Rivers have reached an agreement for Rivers to become Philadelphia's next head coach.
Dan Titus
Thu, Oct 1st
Jimmy Butler dropped 35 points (11-19 FG, 1-3 3PT, 12-12 FT) and added 12 rebounds, 11 assists, five steals, one block, and three turnovers across 47 minutes in a 111-108 win over the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals.
Dan Titus
Sat, Oct 10th
 Joel Embiid put forth his best effort in Game 4, recording another monster double-double, scoring 30 points (8-18 FG, 1-5 3PT, 13-18 FT) with 10 boards, three steals, two blocks, and four turnovers as the Sixers get swept by the Celtics.
Adam Koffler
Sun, Aug 23rd
Jimmy Butler scored 22 points (8-17 FG, 0-3 3PT, 6-7 FT), with 10 rebounds, nine assists, three steals, one block, and three turnovers in 43 minutes as the Heat fall to the Lakers 102-96 in Game 4 and fall behind in the series, 3-1.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Oct 7th
 Joel Embiid scored a game-high 30 points (7-20 FG, 2-5 3PT, 14-16 FT) to go along with 13 rebounds, one assist, one steal, one block, and four turnovers across 35 minutes in a loss on Friday in Game 3.
Dan Titus
Sat, Aug 22nd
Jimmy Butler put on a heck of a performance for the Heat in Game 2, scoring 25 points (7-17 FG, 0-1 3PT, 11-12 FT) with a game-high 13 assists, eight rebounds, one steal, and three turnovers across 45 minutes in a 124-114 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Dan Titus
Sat, Oct 3rd
 Joel Embiid posted a very respectable 34 points (11-21 FG, 12-13 FT), 10 rebounds, three assists, one block, and two turnovers as the lone bright spot in a bad 128-101 Game 2 loss to the Celtics.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Aug 19th
Jimmy Butler tallied 22 points (8-19 FG, 0-3 3PT, 6-7 FT), two rebounds, eight assists, one steal, and one turnover in Sunday's victory versus Boston.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 28th
 Joel Embiid racked up 26 points (8-15 FG, 1-4 3PT, 9-12 FT), 16 rebounds, one assist, two steals, and one block in 37 minutes play Monday.
Aaron Larson
Tue, Aug 18th
Jimmy Butler played 36 minutes in a 121-108 loss to the Boston Celtics in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals and scored 17 points (5-11 FG, 0-2 3PT, 7-8 FT) and added eight rebounds, eight assists, one steal, and one block.
Dan Titus
Sat, Sep 26th
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