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Damian Lillard or Kawhi Leonard

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Kawhi Leonard
F - LAC
Kawhi Leonard
Expert
Recommendation
73%
Recommended by
8 of 11 experts
27%
Recommended by
3 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 5# 9
   
Projections 
   
Minutes37.332.9
Field Goals Made9.39.2
Field Goals Att20.219.5
Field Goals %.459.473
Three Points Made3.92.1
Three Points Att9.95.6
Three Points %.394.381
Free Throws Made6.86.3
Free Throws Att7.77.2
Free Throws %.893.883
Offensive Rebound0.40.8
Rebounds4.37.0
Assists7.84.7
Turnovers2.92.5
Steals1.11.8
Blocks0.30.6
Points29.426.8
   
Misc 
   
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Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 3# 5
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 7# 15
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 4# 5
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 5# 9
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 7# 8
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 6# 18
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 4# 6
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 6# 11
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 15# 9
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 11# 10
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 10# 9
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Kawhi Leonard
F - LAC
Kawhi Leonard
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,4741,811
   
Field Goals Made624518
   
Field Goals Att1,3481,108
   
Field Goals %.463.468
   
Three Points Made270121
   
Three Points Att674318
   
Three Points %.401.381
   
Free Throws Made460350
   
Free Throws Att518394
   
Free Throws %.888.888
   
Offensive Rebound3353
   
Rebounds284393
   
Assists530275
   
Turnovers193144
   
Steals70100
   
Blocks2232
   
Points1,9781,507
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Kawhi Leonard
F - LAC
Kawhi Leonard
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes37.332.9
   
Field Goals Made9.39.2
   
Field Goals Att20.219.5
   
Field Goals %.459.473
   
Three Points Made3.92.1
   
Three Points Att9.95.6
   
Three Points %.394.381
   
Free Throws Made6.86.3
   
Free Throws Att7.77.2
   
Free Throws %.893.883
   
Offensive Rebound0.40.8
   
Rebounds4.37.0
   
Assists7.84.7
   
Turnovers2.92.5
   
Steals1.11.8
   
Blocks0.30.6
   
Points29.426.8
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Kawhi Leonard
F - LAC
Kawhi Leonard
News 
 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
Sources tell ESPN that Doc Rivers is out as head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers.
Dan Titus
Mon, Sep 28th
 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
Los Angeles Clippers SF Kawhi Leonard was selected for the 2019-2020 All-NBA second team.
Dan Titus
Thu, Sep 17th
 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
Kawhi Leonard struggled to score in an ugly Game 7 loss, netting 14 points on just 6-of-22 from the field (2-7 3PT) to go along with six rebounds, six assists, two steals, one block, and two turnovers in 43 minutes.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Sep 16th
 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
Kawhi Leonard registered 25 points (8-18 FG, 3-5 3PT, 6-7 FT), eight rebounds, five assists, two steals, one block, and two turnovers in Sunday's defeat to the Nuggets.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 14th
 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
Kawhi Leonard logged 36 points (12-24 FG, 5-12 3PT, 7-7 FT), eight rebounds, four assists, and three steals in Friday's close Game 5 loss to the Nuggets.
Dave Kluge
Fri, Sep 11th
Notes 
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