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Karl-Anthony Towns or Damian Lillard (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
25 of 25 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 25 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 3# 7
Best Rank# 1# 6
Worst Rank# 6# 10
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 3# 7
Best Rank# 1# 6
Worst Rank# 6# 10
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.536.7
Field Goals Made8.88.3
Field Goals Att16.719.0
Field Goals %.525.443
Three Points Made1.83.1
Three Points Att3.48.5
Three Points %.406.364
Free Throws Made4.86.5
Free Throws Att5.77.2
Free Throws %.847.910
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds12.34.3
Assists3.27.0
Turnovers2.72.7
Steals0.81.1
Blocks1.60.4
Points25.027.0
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 1# 8
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 4# 8
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 1# 8
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 4# 7
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 4# 9
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 4# 7
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 3# 6
   
Leszek Bialecki
FB-Ninja
# 4# 7
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 4# 7
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 5# 7
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 3# 10
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 5# 9
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 5# 9
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 1# 6
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 5# 7
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 3# 9
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 6# 8
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 2# 9
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 8# 12
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 5# 7
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 1# 7
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 4# 7
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 2# 7
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 7# 8
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 4# 7
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,5452,838
   
Field Goals Made681681
   
Field Goals Att1,3151,533
   
Field Goals %.518.444
   
Three Points Made142237
   
Three Points Att355643
   
Three Points %.400.369
   
Free Throws Made376468
   
Free Throws Att450513
   
Free Throws %.836.912
   
Offensive Rebound26568
   
Rebounds955371
   
Assists259551
   
Turnovers241212
   
Steals6888
   
Blocks12534
   
Points1,8802,067
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.536.7
   
Field Goals Made8.88.3
   
Field Goals Att16.719.0
   
Field Goals %.525.443
   
Three Points Made1.83.1
   
Three Points Att3.48.5
   
Three Points %.406.364
   
Free Throws Made4.86.5
   
Free Throws Att5.77.2
   
Free Throws %.847.910
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds12.34.3
   
Assists3.27.0
   
Turnovers2.72.7
   
Steals0.81.1
   
Blocks1.60.4
   
Points25.027.0
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
News 
 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
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
 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
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
 Karl-Anthony Towns was diagnosed with a fractured left wrist and will be re-evaluated in two weeks.
Brad Camara
Fri, Feb 21st
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
 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
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
 Karl-Anthony Towns (wrist) is expected to miss multiple games after the All-Star break.
Brad Camara
Thu, Feb 13th
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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