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Damian Lillard or Nikola Jokic

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Expert
Recommendation
64%
Recommended by
7 of 11 experts
36%
Recommended by
4 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 5# 7
   
Projections 
   
Minutes37.332.1
Field Goals Made9.37.7
Field Goals Att20.214.7
Field Goals %.459.527
Three Points Made3.91.1
Three Points Att9.93.5
Three Points %.394.312
Free Throws Made6.83.4
Free Throws Att7.74.1
Free Throws %.893.815
Offensive Rebound0.42.1
Rebounds4.39.8
Assists7.87.0
Turnovers2.93.1
Steals1.11.2
Blocks0.30.6
Points29.420.0
   
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Player Statistics Comparison
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,4742,336
   
Field Goals Made624565
   
Field Goals Att1,3481,071
   
Field Goals %.463.528
   
Three Points Made27080
   
Three Points Att674255
   
Three Points %.401.314
   
Free Throws Made460246
   
Free Throws Att518301
   
Free Throws %.888.817
   
Offensive Rebound33166
   
Rebounds284711
   
Assists530512
   
Turnovers193226
   
Steals7085
   
Blocks2244
   
Points1,9781,456
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes37.332.1
   
Field Goals Made9.37.7
   
Field Goals Att20.214.7
   
Field Goals %.459.527
   
Three Points Made3.91.1
   
Three Points Att9.93.5
   
Three Points %.394.312
   
Free Throws Made6.83.4
   
Free Throws Att7.74.1
   
Free Throws %.893.815
   
Offensive Rebound0.42.1
   
Rebounds4.39.8
   
Assists7.87.0
   
Turnovers2.93.1
   
Steals1.11.2
   
Blocks0.30.6
   
Points29.420.0
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
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
Nikola Jokic recorded 20 points (9-16 FG, 1-4 3PT, 1-1 FT), seven rebounds, five assists, three steals, and one turnover in Saturday night's defeat to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Sun, Sep 27th
 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
Nikola Jokic chipped in 22 points (9-14 FG, 1-3 3PT, 3-4 FT), 10 rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers in Tuesday night's win against the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Wed, Sep 23rd
 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
Nikola Jokic notched 30 points (9-20 FG, 1-4 3PT, 11-12 FT), six boards, nine assists, four steals, and two turnovers in Sunday night's close loss to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 21st
 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
Nikola Jokic recorded 21 points (8-14 FG, 5-7 FT), six rebounds, two assists, one block, and four turnovers in Friday's loss to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Sat, Sep 19th
 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
Nikola Jokic poured in 16 points (5-13 FG, 0-4 3PT, 6-6 FT), 22 rebounds, 13 assists, two steals, three blocks, and five turnovers in Tuesday night's Game 7 victory versus the Clippers.
Shaan Hoda
Wed, Sep 16th
Notes 
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