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Who Should I Draft?

Lauri Markkanen or Robert Covington (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Robert Covington
F - HOU
Robert Covington
Expert
Recommendation
65%
Recommended by
15 of 23 experts
35%
Recommended by
8 of 23 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 14# 20
Best Rank# 9# 4
Worst Rank# 40# 57
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 46# 51
Best Rank# 35# 30
Worst Rank# 76# 100
   
Projections 
   
Minutes32.028.6
Field Goals Made6.13.5
Field Goals Att13.88.3
Field Goals %.438.430
Three Points Made2.42.2
Three Points Att7.44.5
Three Points %.373.435
Free Throws Made2.71.1
Free Throws Att3.21.3
Free Throws %.851.782
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds8.54.5
Assists1.42.1
Turnovers1.41.3
Steals0.61.5
Blocks0.60.8
Points18.511.3
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 24# 26
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 22# 27
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 22# 32
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 61# 85
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 22# 34
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 22# 27
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 17# 20
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 27# 28
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 25# 57
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 25# 28
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 27# 28
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 27# 28
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 26# 29
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 26# 27
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 25# 28
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 49# 29
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 40# 33
   
Site Rankings
CBS Sports
# 9# 4
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 17# 15
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 23# 22
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 29# 24
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 26# 24
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 21# 17
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Robert Covington
F - HOU
Robert Covington
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,6821,203
   
Field Goals Made342156
   
Field Goals Att795362
   
Field Goals %.430.431
   
Three Points Made12085
   
Three Points Att332225
   
Three Points %.361.378
   
Free Throws Made17068
   
Free Throws Att19589
   
Free Throws %.872.764
   
Offensive Rebound7428
   
Rebounds471193
   
Assists7546
   
Turnovers8547
   
Steals3774
   
Blocks3347
   
Points974465
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Robert Covington
F - HOU
Robert Covington
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes32.028.6
   
Field Goals Made6.13.5
   
Field Goals Att13.88.3
   
Field Goals %.438.430
   
Three Points Made2.42.2
   
Three Points Att7.44.5
   
Three Points %.373.435
   
Free Throws Made2.71.1
   
Free Throws Att3.21.3
   
Free Throws %.851.782
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds8.54.5
   
Assists1.42.1
   
Turnovers1.41.3
   
Steals0.61.5
   
Blocks0.60.8
   
Points18.511.3
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Robert Covington
F - HOU
Robert Covington
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
Robert Covington scored 21 points with six made three-pointers in the Rockets' game 7 win against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Covington also had 10 rebounds, two assists, three steals, and three blocks.
Brett Tomlinson
Thu, Sep 3rd
 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
Robert Covington put up 22 points (8-14 FG, 6-11 3PT), seven rebounds, two assists, three steals and one turnover across 31 minutes of playing time during the Rockets' 114-80 dismantling of the Thunder on Saturday.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sun, Aug 30th
 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
Despite Monday's loss, Robert Covington nailed 50 percent of his three's en route to 14 points (5-11 FG, 4-8 3PT), six rebounds, one assist, two blocks and two turnovers across 34 minutes during the Rockets' 114-117 loss to the Thunder on Monday.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Mon, Aug 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
Robert Covington posted 10 points (4-7 FG, 2-5 3PT), two rebounds, one assist, one block and three steals across 27 minutes of action during the Rockets' 111-98 victory over the Thunder on Thursday.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Thu, Aug 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
Robert Covington once again couldn't buy a bucket on Tuesday, posting a season-low three points (1-6 FG, 1-5 3PT), five rebounds, three assists, one block and one steal across 31 minutes of action during the Rockets' 123-108 victory over the Thunder in Game 1.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Tue, Aug 18th
Notes 
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