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Who Should I Draft?

Lauri Markkanen or Jayson Tatum (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
Expert
Recommendation
65%
Recommended by
15 of 23 experts
35%
Recommended by
8 of 23 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 14# 18
Best Rank# 9# 16
Worst Rank# 40# 36
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 46# 47
Best Rank# 35# 31
Worst Rank# 76# 66
   
Projections 
   
Minutes32.031.8
Field Goals Made6.16.3
Field Goals Att13.813.1
Field Goals %.438.474
Three Points Made2.41.7
Three Points Att7.44.9
Three Points %.373.393
Free Throws Made2.73.3
Free Throws Att3.24.0
Free Throws %.851.833
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds8.56.2
Assists1.42.2
Turnovers1.41.6
Steals0.61.1
Blocks0.60.8
Points18.517.4
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 24# 25
   
Site Rankings
CBS Sports
# 9# 16
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 22# 23
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 22# 33
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 22# 28
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 17# 21
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 27# 29
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 25# 28
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 25# 34
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 27# 32
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 27# 30
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 17# 24
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 23# 36
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 26# 30
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 25# 26
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 49# 27
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 22# 21
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 40# 19
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 29# 28
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 26# 25
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 26# 24
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 21# 19
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 61# 19
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,6822,455
   
Field Goals Made342466
   
Field Goals Att7951,036
   
Field Goals %.430.450
   
Three Points Made120116
   
Three Points Att332311
   
Three Points %.361.373
   
Free Throws Made170195
   
Free Throws Att195228
   
Free Throws %.872.855
   
Offensive Rebound7470
   
Rebounds471476
   
Assists75167
   
Turnovers85122
   
Steals3784
   
Blocks3358
   
Points9741,243
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes32.031.8
   
Field Goals Made6.16.3
   
Field Goals Att13.813.1
   
Field Goals %.438.474
   
Three Points Made2.41.7
   
Three Points Att7.44.9
   
Three Points %.373.393
   
Free Throws Made2.73.3
   
Free Throws Att3.24.0
   
Free Throws %.851.833
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds8.56.2
   
Assists1.42.2
   
Turnovers1.41.6
   
Steals0.61.1
   
Blocks0.60.8
   
Points18.517.4
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
News 
 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
Jayson Tatum recorded 24 points (9-26 FG, 3-10 3PT, 3-4 FT), seven boards, 11 assists, two steals, one block, and two turnovers in Sunday's defeat to Miami.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 28th
 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
Jayson Tatum delivered a game-high 31 points (8-22 FG, 3-10 3PT, 12-14 FT) along with 10 rebounds, six assists, one steal, and two turnovers across 43 minutes in a 121-108 win over the Heat in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Dan Titus
Sat, Sep 26th
 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
Jayson Tatum dropped a game-high 28 points (10-22 FG, 4-11 3PT, 4-4 FT) along with nine rebounds, four assists, three blocks, one steal, and six turnovers in 39 minutes of play in a 112-109 loss to the Heat in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Dan Titus
Thu, Sep 24th
 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
Jayson Tatum registered 25 points (9-20 FG, 2-7 3PT, 5-5 FT) 14 rebounds, eight assists and one block across 41 minutes in Saturday's 117-106 Game 3 win over the Heat.
Brad Camara
Sun, Sep 20th
 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
Jayson Tatum played 42 minutes and contributed 21 points (6-12 FG, 0-2 3PT, 9-11 FT) and added five rebounds, four assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers in a 106-101 loss to the Heat on Thursday night.
Dan Titus
Fri, Sep 18th
Notes 
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