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D'Angelo Russell or Robert Covington

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Robert Covington
F - HOU
Robert Covington
Expert
Recommendation
82%
Recommended by
9 of 11 experts
18%
Recommended by
2 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 26# 38
   
Projections 
   
Minutes31.630.5
Field Goals Made7.74.3
Field Goals Att18.010.2
Field Goals %.429.423
Three Points Made3.22.3
Three Points Att8.76.8
Three Points %.369.338
Free Throws Made2.91.4
Free Throws Att3.71.8
Free Throws %.797.793
Offensive Rebound0.20.9
Rebounds4.06.5
Assists6.11.3
Turnovers3.11.5
Steals1.11.6
Blocks0.31.3
Points21.712.4
   
Misc 
   
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Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 23# 66
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 53# 54
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 42# 44
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 32# 43
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 21# 27
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 38# 51
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 36# 49
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 40# 48
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 41# 53
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 53# 48
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 112# 12
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Robert Covington
F - HOU
Robert Covington
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,4522,137
   
Field Goals Made360305
   
Field Goals Att846723
   
Field Goals %.426.422
   
Three Points Made158161
   
Three Points Att431480
   
Three Points %.367.335
   
Free Throws Made16199
   
Free Throws Att199124
   
Free Throws %.809.798
   
Offensive Rebound1764
   
Rebounds177463
   
Assists28588
   
Turnovers147103
   
Steals48114
   
Blocks1394
   
Points1,039870
   
Player Projections Comparison
  D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Robert Covington
F - HOU
Robert Covington
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes31.630.5
   
Field Goals Made7.74.3
   
Field Goals Att18.010.2
   
Field Goals %.429.423
   
Three Points Made3.22.3
   
Three Points Att8.76.8
   
Three Points %.369.338
   
Free Throws Made2.91.4
   
Free Throws Att3.71.8
   
Free Throws %.797.793
   
Offensive Rebound0.20.9
   
Rebounds4.06.5
   
Assists6.11.3
   
Turnovers3.11.5
   
Steals1.11.6
   
Blocks0.31.3
   
Points21.712.4
   
Notes for Player Combination
  D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Robert Covington
F - HOU
Robert Covington
News 
 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
Robert Covington scored 21 points with six made three-pointers in the Rockets' game 7 win against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Covington also had 10 rebounds, two assists, three steals, and three blocks.
Brett Tomlinson
Thu, Sep 3rd
 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
Robert Covington put up 22 points (8-14 FG, 6-11 3PT), seven rebounds, two assists, three steals and one turnover across 31 minutes of playing time during the Rockets' 114-80 dismantling of the Thunder on Saturday.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sun, Aug 30th
 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
Despite Monday's loss, Robert Covington nailed 50 percent of his three's en route to 14 points (5-11 FG, 4-8 3PT), six rebounds, one assist, two blocks and two turnovers across 34 minutes during the Rockets' 114-117 loss to the Thunder on Monday.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Mon, Aug 24th
 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
Robert Covington posted 10 points (4-7 FG, 2-5 3PT), two rebounds, one assist, one block and three steals across 27 minutes of action during the Rockets' 111-98 victory over the Thunder on Thursday.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Thu, Aug 20th
 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
Robert Covington once again couldn't buy a bucket on Tuesday, posting a season-low three points (1-6 FG, 1-5 3PT), five rebounds, three assists, one block and one steal across 31 minutes of action during the Rockets' 123-108 victory over the Thunder in Game 1.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Tue, Aug 18th
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