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Who Should I Draft?

Markieff Morris or Taj Gibson (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Taj Gibson
F - NYK
Taj Gibson
Markieff Morris
F - LAL
Markieff Morris
Expert
Recommendation
76%
Recommended by
16 of 21 experts
24%
Recommended by
5 of 21 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 146# 136
Best Rank# 117# 50
Worst Rank# 156# 171
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 237# 236
Best Rank# 214# 181
Worst Rank# 256# 274
   
Projections 
   
Minutes26.926.4
Field Goals Made3.94.3
Field Goals Att7.19.3
Field Goals %.558.452
Three Points Made0.11.1
Three Points Att0.63.1
Three Points %.263.373
Free Throws Made1.41.5
Free Throws Att1.91.9
Free Throws %.759.805
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds5.44.8
Assists0.91.6
Turnovers0.91.2
Steals0.50.7
Blocks0.60.4
Points8.710.5
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 117# 125
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 141# 150
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 132# 149
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 61# 93
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 141# 171
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 66# 119
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 68# 108
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 73# 85
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 128# 145
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 127# 144
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 128# 146
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 145
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 156# 161
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 135# 145
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 120# 144
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 128# 137
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 152# 132
   
Site Rankings
CBS Sports
# 50
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 138# 98
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 137# 128
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 136# 88
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Taj Gibson
F - NYK
Taj Gibson
Markieff Morris
F - LAL
Markieff Morris
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,6861,271
   
Field Goals Made304204
   
Field Goals Att537484
   
Field Goals %.566.422
   
Three Points Made1168
   
Three Points Att34203
   
Three Points %.324.335
   
Free Throws Made13471
   
Free Throws Att17792
   
Free Throws %.757.772
   
Offensive Rebound17261
   
Rebounds458264
   
Assists8479
   
Turnovers7354
   
Steals5335
   
Blocks3922
   
Points753547
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Taj Gibson
F - NYK
Taj Gibson
Markieff Morris
F - LAL
Markieff Morris
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes26.926.4
   
Field Goals Made3.94.3
   
Field Goals Att7.19.3
   
Field Goals %.558.452
   
Three Points Made0.11.1
   
Three Points Att0.63.1
   
Three Points %.263.373
   
Free Throws Made1.41.5
   
Free Throws Att1.91.9
   
Free Throws %.759.805
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds5.44.8
   
Assists0.91.6
   
Turnovers0.91.2
   
Steals0.50.7
   
Blocks0.60.4
   
Points8.710.5
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Taj Gibson
F - NYK
Taj Gibson
Markieff Morris
F - LAL
Markieff Morris
News 
 Taj Gibson was waived by the New York Knicks, per Shams Charania on Twitter. The veteran big man was due $10.29 million and will now become a free agent.
Jon Mathisen
Thu, Nov 19th
PF Markieff Morris has signed a one-year deal to return to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Matthew MacKay
Mon, Nov 23rd
 Taj Gibson scored nine points, had three rebounds, and three blocks in 20 minutes in a 136-131 overtime win over the Hawks.
Craig Rosenkrantz
Fri, Mar 13th
Markieff Morris registered 14 points (5-9 FG, 4-5 3PT), five rebounds, and one assist in Thursday's loss to the Kings.
Dave Kluge
Thu, Aug 13th
 Taj Gibson recorded eight points (3-7 FG, 2-2 FT), 10 rebounds, two assists and one block across 24 minutes in the Knicks' 125-123 win against the Houston Rockets on Monday.
Kenny Reyes - The Sports Nerds
Tue, Mar 3rd
Markieff Morris is probable for Thursday's matchup against the Rockets and expected to suit up.
Dave Kluge
Thu, Aug 6th
 Taj Gibson went for 17 points (5-6 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 7-8 FT), eight rebounds, two assists and a steal across 19 minutes in the Knicks’ 125-115 win over the Bulls on Saturday.
Zachary Hanshew
Sun, Mar 1st
Markieff Morris will make his Lakers' scrimmage debut on Monday per head coach Frank Vogel.
Jon Mathisen
Mon, Jul 27th
 Taj Gibson with a back injury is probable for Saturday's game against the Bulls.
Craig Rosenkrantz
Sat, Feb 29th
Dave McMenamin of ESPN is reporting that Lakers F Markieff Morris has cleared his quarantine and is now eligible to rejoin all team activities.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Thu, Jul 23rd
Notes 
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