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Joel Embiid or Kyrie Irving (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Kyrie Irving
G - BKN
Kyrie Irving
Expert
Recommendation
92%
Recommended by
23 of 25 experts
8%
Recommended by
2 of 25 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 8# 12
Best Rank# 6# 8
Worst Rank# 12# 20
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 8# 12
Best Rank# 6# 8
Worst Rank# 12# 20
   
Projections 
   
Minutes32.433.0
Field Goals Made8.68.7
Field Goals Att17.617.8
Field Goals %.488.480
Three Points Made1.22.6
Three Points Att3.86.3
Three Points %.339.397
Free Throws Made6.33.8
Free Throws Att8.14.3
Free Throws %.791.881
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds12.83.9
Assists3.56.5
Turnovers3.52.6
Steals0.71.3
Blocks1.90.3
Points26.324.6
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-OUT For Se
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 6# 15
   
Staff Rankings
FullTime Fantasy
# 7# 12
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 7# 13
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 9# 13
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 13# 19
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 8# 18
   
Leszek Bialecki
FB-Ninja
# 8# 12
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 9# 17
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 9# 13
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 8# 16
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 7# 24
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 7# 13
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 12# 14
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 8# 13
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 10# 12
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 10# 20
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 11# 16
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 6# 21
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 8# 13
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 8# 10
   
Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 8# 9
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 9# 12
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 8# 13
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 17# 13
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 9# 8
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Kyrie Irving
G - BKN
Kyrie Irving
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,1542,214
   
Field Goals Made580604
   
Field Goals Att1,1991,241
   
Field Goals %.484.487
   
Three Points Made79174
   
Three Points Att263434
   
Three Points %.300.401
   
Free Throws Made522214
   
Free Throws Att649245
   
Free Throws %.804.874
   
Offensive Rebound16071
   
Rebounds870335
   
Assists234465
   
Turnovers227172
   
Steals46103
   
Blocks12234
   
Points1,7611,596
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Kyrie Irving
G - BKN
Kyrie Irving
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes32.433.0
   
Field Goals Made8.68.7
   
Field Goals Att17.617.8
   
Field Goals %.488.480
   
Three Points Made1.22.6
   
Three Points Att3.86.3
   
Three Points %.339.397
   
Free Throws Made6.33.8
   
Free Throws Att8.14.3
   
Free Throws %.791.881
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds12.83.9
   
Assists3.56.5
   
Turnovers3.52.6
   
Steals0.71.3
   
Blocks1.90.3
   
Points26.324.6
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Kyrie Irving
G - BKN
Kyrie Irving
News 
 Sixers star Joel Embiid is donating $500,000 to the COVID-19 medical relief fund. He’s also pledged to assist Sixers employees who will experience hardships from the recent news of the salary reductions.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Mar 24th
Tim Bontemps on Twitter is reporting that the Brooklyn Nets have announced that Kyrie Irving has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder and will be out for the rest of the season.
Leonard Grandio
Tue, Mar 3rd
 Joel Embiid scored a team-high 30 points (9-17 FG, 2-3 3PT, 10-12 FT) with 14 rebounds, three assists and one steal across 26 minutes in Wednesday's 124-106 win over the Pistons.
Brad Camara
Wed, Mar 11th
Alex Schiffer on Twitter is reporting that Brooklyn Nets General Manager Sean Marks confirmed that Kyrie Irving will be have arthroscopic shoulder surgery and will be out for the remainder of the season.
Leonard Grandio
Thu, Feb 20th
 Joel Embiid (shoulder) has been cleared to play and will return to the court Wednesday night against Detroit.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Mar 11th
Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving is likely to undergo a procedure on his ailing right shoulder and miss an extended period of time.
Adam Koffler
Thu, Feb 20th
 Joel Embiid (shoulder) remains questionable for Wednesday night’s game against Detroit.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Mar 11th
Shams Charania on Twitter is reporting that Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving will have a procedure done on his right shoulder and will miss an extended amount of time.
Leonard Grandio
Thu, Feb 20th
 Joel Embiid (shoulder) has been cleared to return to practice and is listed as questionable ahead of tomorrow night’s game against Detroit.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Mar 10th
Kyrie Irving has re-aggravated his injured right shoulder that cost him 26 games and is out indefinitely.
Dave Kluge
Tue, Feb 18th
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