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Damian Lillard or Trae Young

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Expert
Recommendation
67%
Recommended by
6 of 9 experts
33%
Recommended by
3 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 3# 4
   
Projections 
   
Minutes36.834.6
Field Goals Made8.98.6
Field Goals Att19.719.7
Field Goals %.453.436
Three Points Made3.73.1
Three Points Att9.58.9
Three Points %.386.355
Free Throws Made6.67.0
Free Throws Att7.48.2
Free Throws %.893.859
Offensive Rebound0.40.4
Rebounds4.34.1
Assists7.69.2
Turnovers2.84.6
Steals1.11.0
Blocks0.40.2
Points28.227.5
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 2# 5
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 3# 5
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 3# 7
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 3# 4
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 2# 6
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 3# 7
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 6# 3
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 7# 3
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 7# 4
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,2292,089
   
Field Goals Made549539
   
Field Goals Att1,2031,229
   
Field Goals %.456.439
   
Three Points Made233205
   
Three Points Att596561
   
Three Points %.391.365
   
Free Throws Made405476
   
Free Throws Att456551
   
Free Throws %.888.864
   
Offensive Rebound3031
   
Rebounds257250
   
Assists478553
   
Turnovers175283
   
Steals5963
   
Blocks228
   
Points1,7361,759
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes36.834.6
   
Field Goals Made8.98.6
   
Field Goals Att19.719.7
   
Field Goals %.453.436
   
Three Points Made3.73.1
   
Three Points Att9.58.9
   
Three Points %.386.355
   
Free Throws Made6.67.0
   
Free Throws Att7.48.2
   
Free Throws %.893.859
   
Offensive Rebound0.40.4
   
Rebounds4.34.1
   
Assists7.69.2
   
Turnovers2.84.6
   
Steals1.11.0
   
Blocks0.40.2
   
Points28.227.5
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
News 
 Damian Lillard racked up 21 points (6-19 FG, 3-7 3PT, 6-7 FT), nine rebounds, eight assists, and two steals Tuesday night as the Blazers topped the Rockets.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Aug 5th
According to ESPN's Jackie MacMullan, the NBA is moving toward creating a 'second bubble’ in Chicago for the eight non-playoff teams that will not be participating in the NBA restart in Orlando.
Dan Titus
Thu, Jul 2nd
 Damian Lillard led the Trail Blazers in scoring in 44 minutes of play, dropping 30 points (8-19 FG, 9-9 FT) while distributing a season-high 16 assists along with two rebounds, one block, and five three-pointers in a tough 128-124 loss to the Celtics.
Dan Titus
Sun, Aug 2nd
Hawks All-Star point guard Trae Young is wants to improve his conditioning level this offseason in an effort to "play at 100% for a longer period of time on both ends."
Dan Titus
Fri, Jun 12th
 Damian Lillard played in the Trailblazers’ 140-135 overtime victory over the Grizzlies on Friday with soreness on a muscle that attaches his pelvic bone to his abs.
Leonard Grandio
Sun, Aug 2nd
Hawks guard Trae Young spoke with Adrian Wojnarowski and WNBA Star Chiney Ogwumike on ESPN’s One Team Speaker Series and told them that he’s staying active, working out, and will be ready to go once the season picks back up.
Adam Koffler
Thu, May 21st
 Damian Lillard scored 29 points (10-22 FG, 7-9 FT, 2-9 3PT), with five rebounds, nine assists, and three turnovers across 44 minutes in 140-135 overtime win vs. the Grizzlies.
Adam Koffler
Fri, Jul 31st
Trae Young scored 31 points (11-25 FG, 6-13 3PT, 3-4 FT), grabbed four rebounds, distributed 16 assists, and had six turnovers in Monday night’s home win against Charlotte.
Kyle Clancy
Mon, Mar 9th
 All-Star PG Damian Lillard will play Friday against the Grizzlies according to Trail Blazers head coach, Terry Stotts.
Dan Titus
Thu, Jul 30th
Trae Young scored 16 points (4-16 FG, 1-10 3PT, 7-9 FT), with five rebounds, four assists, two steals, and five turnovers in 28 minutes in Saturday night’s 118-101 loss to Memphis.
Adam Koffler
Sat, Mar 7th
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