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D'Angelo Russell or DeMar DeRozan

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  DeMar DeRozan
G - SAS
DeMar DeRozan
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Expert
Recommendation
56%
Recommended by
5 of 9 experts
44%
Recommended by
4 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 21# 13
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.131.6
Field Goals Made8.27.7
Field Goals Att15.718.0
Field Goals %.520.429
Three Points Made0.23.2
Three Points Att0.88.7
Three Points %.256.369
Free Throws Made5.52.9
Free Throws Att6.53.7
Free Throws %.841.797
Offensive Rebound0.50.2
Rebounds5.44.0
Assists5.56.1
Turnovers2.53.1
Steals1.01.1
Blocks0.30.3
Points21.921.7
   
Misc 
   
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Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 8# 58
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 17# 30
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 20# 29
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 16# 22
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 15# 22
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 22# 17
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 27# 10
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 34# 21
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 17# 12
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  DeMar DeRozan
G - SAS
DeMar DeRozan
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,2791,452
   
Field Goals Made546360
   
Field Goals Att1,031846
   
Field Goals %.530.426
   
Three Points Made8158
   
Three Points Att34431
   
Three Points %.235.367
   
Free Throws Made368161
   
Free Throws Att437199
   
Free Throws %.842.809
   
Offensive Rebound4217
   
Rebounds366177
   
Assists370285
   
Turnovers163147
   
Steals6948
   
Blocks2013
   
Points1,4681,039
   
Player Projections Comparison
  DeMar DeRozan
G - SAS
DeMar DeRozan
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.131.6
   
Field Goals Made8.27.7
   
Field Goals Att15.718.0
   
Field Goals %.520.429
   
Three Points Made0.23.2
   
Three Points Att0.88.7
   
Three Points %.256.369
   
Free Throws Made5.52.9
   
Free Throws Att6.53.7
   
Free Throws %.841.797
   
Offensive Rebound0.50.2
   
Rebounds5.44.0
   
Assists5.56.1
   
Turnovers2.53.1
   
Steals1.01.1
   
Blocks0.30.3
   
Points21.921.7
   
Notes for Player Combination
  DeMar DeRozan
G - SAS
DeMar DeRozan
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
News 
 According to Jabari Young of CNBC, San Antonio Spurs G/F DeMar DeRozan is expected to pick up his player option, worth $27.7M for the 2020-2021 season.
Dan Titus
Sat, Sep 5th
In an interview with senior writer Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic, Timberwolves G D'Angelo Russell stated, “this is where I’m supposed to be.” Russell was referring to the warm reception he received from fans and the Timberwolves organization upon arriving at the Minnesota airport after being traded by the Golden State Warriors on February 6, 2020.
Dan Titus
Thu, May 14th
 DeMar DeRozan notched 23 points (9-13 FG, 5-6 FT) to go along with six points, four rebounds, two steals, and one block Tuesday night as the Spurs topped the Rockets.
Aaron Larson
Tue, Aug 11th
D'Angelo Russell put up 28 points (8-15 FG, 5-12 3PT, 7-9 FT), six rebounds, five assists, and four steals across 33 minutes of play Tuesday night.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Mar 11th
 DeMar DeRozan scored 27 points (10-16 FG, 7-7 FT) while adding four rebounds, two assists, one steal, and three turnovers across 33 minutes in a victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday.
Dan Titus
Sun, Aug 9th
D'Angelo Russell scored 19 points (6-18 FG, 0-7 3PT, 7-7 FT), with six rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers in 35 minutes in Sunday's 120-107 loss to New Orleans.
Adam Koffler
Mon, Mar 9th
 DeMar DeRozan recorded 13 points (4-10 FG, 5-6 FT), five assists, two rebounds, and two steals in Friday's 119-111 win over the Jazz.
Dave Kluge
Fri, Aug 7th
D'Angelo Russell mustered just five points (2-14 FG, 0-4 3PT, 1-2 FT), five rebounds, and three assists over 23 minutes of play Friday.
Aaron Larson
Sat, Mar 7th
 DeMar DeRozan logged 18 points (5-11 FG, 0-2 3PT, 8-9 FT), eight assists, five rebounds, two blocks, and a steal in Wednesday's 132-124 loss to the Nuggets.
Dave Kluge
Thu, Aug 6th
D’Angelo Russell totaled 19 points (6-13 FG, 4-10 3PT, 3-3 FT), three rebounds, four assists, and one steal in 31 minutes in the Timberwolves’ 115-108 victory over the Bulls on Wednesday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Thu, Mar 5th
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