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Who Should I Draft?

Lauri Markkanen or Blake Griffin (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Blake Griffin
F - DET
Blake Griffin
Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Expert
Recommendation
57%
Recommended by
13 of 23 experts
43%
Recommended by
10 of 23 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 19# 14
Best Rank# 11# 9
Worst Rank# 42# 40
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 52# 46
Best Rank# 22# 35
Worst Rank# 76# 76
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.232.0
Field Goals Made7.76.1
Field Goals Att17.013.8
Field Goals %.452.438
Three Points Made2.22.4
Three Points Att5.07.4
Three Points %.344.373
Free Throws Made4.72.7
Free Throws Att6.03.2
Free Throws %.770.851
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds7.58.5
Assists5.31.4
Turnovers2.91.4
Steals0.70.6
Blocks0.30.6
Points23.318.5
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 19# 24
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 26# 29
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 25# 49
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 25# 61
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 28# 40
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 11# 22
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 10# 17
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 25# 27
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 19# 25
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 10# 27
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 24# 27
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 25# 26
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 23# 25
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 29# 22
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 25# 22
   
Site Rankings
CBS Sports
# 20# 9
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 37# 17
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 42# 22
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 34# 23
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 28# 26
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 27# 26
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 24# 21
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 27# 25
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Blake Griffin
F - DET
Blake Griffin
Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,6221,682
   
Field Goals Made619342
   
Field Goals Att1,341795
   
Field Goals %.462.430
   
Three Points Made189120
   
Three Points Att522332
   
Three Points %.362.361
   
Free Throws Made414170
   
Free Throws Att550195
   
Free Throws %.753.872
   
Offensive Rebound10074
   
Rebounds566471
   
Assists40275
   
Turnovers25385
   
Steals5237
   
Blocks2833
   
Points1,841974
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Blake Griffin
F - DET
Blake Griffin
Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.232.0
   
Field Goals Made7.76.1
   
Field Goals Att17.013.8
   
Field Goals %.452.438
   
Three Points Made2.22.4
   
Three Points Att5.07.4
   
Three Points %.344.373
   
Free Throws Made4.72.7
   
Free Throws Att6.03.2
   
Free Throws %.770.851
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds7.58.5
   
Assists5.31.4
   
Turnovers2.91.4
   
Steals0.70.6
   
Blocks0.30.6
   
Points23.318.5
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Blake Griffin
F - DET
Blake Griffin
Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
News 
 Blake Griffin (knee) feels Fri, Aug 14th 11:02am EDT By Alex Burns DET During his media teleconference on Thursday, Pistons star Blake Griffin told reporters that he feels "a world of difference" in his knee compared to January. He mentioned that his strength is way up and that he feels more explosive.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Fri, Aug 14th
Bulls Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Arturas Karnisovas told reporters that “our objective is to get the best version of Lauri [Markkanen] next year. We agreed in conversations that this is our objective, and we’re going to try to do it.”
Adam Koffler
Sun, Jun 7th
 During his media teleconference on Thursday, Pistons star Blake Griffin told reporters that he feels "a world of difference" in his knee compared to January. He mentioned that his strength is way up and that he feels more explosive.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Fri, Aug 14th
Lauri Markkanen recorded 15 points (6-13 FG, 3-9 3PT), four rebounds, and one steal over 27 minutes in Tuesday's 108-103 win over the Cavaliers.
Dave Kluge
Wed, Mar 11th
 Blake Griffin held a conference call with the media where he discussed his rehab from knee surgery and his future plans with Detroit. He is not at 100% yet, but is doing on-court workouts and is confident he'll get there "quickly" according to Omari Sankofa of the Detroit Free Press.
Dan Titus
Mon, Jun 15th
Lauri Markkanen will play 20-22 minutes in Friday's matchup against the Pacers, per Bull's head coach Jim Boylen.
Dave Kluge
Fri, Mar 6th
 In a recent interview, Pistons F Blake Griffin (knee surgery) told ESPN’s Sage Steele that “I feel great, so I’m ready to go whenever things pick back up.”
Adam Koffler
Tue, May 12th
Lauri Markkanen scored 13 points (6-10 FG, 1-4 3PT) and grabbed four rebounds over 21 minutes in Wednesday's 115-108 loss to the Timberwolves.
Dave Kluge
Wed, Mar 4th
 On January 10th the Pistons applied for a disabled player exception for the season-ending injury to Blake Griffin and the league just granted it.
Dave Kluge
Wed, Jan 22nd
Lauri Markkanen will return to action Wednesday for the first time after being sidelined since late January with a pelvis injury.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Mar 4th
Notes 
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