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D'Angelo Russell or Shai Gilgeous-Alexander


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
G - OKC
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Expert
Recommendation
93%
Recommended by
14 of 15 experts
7%
Recommended by
1 of 15 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 12
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.631.4
Field Goals Made8.07.5
Field Goals Att16.517.4
Field Goals %.483.432
Three Points Made1.83.2
Three Points Att4.88.8
Three Points %.385.364
Free Throws Made4.92.8
Free Throws Att6.23.5
Free Throws %.805.793
Offensive Rebound0.20.2
Rebounds5.43.4
Assists5.76.0
Turnovers2.73.1
Steals1.01.2
Blocks0.70.3
Points22.721.1
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-OUT
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 19# 82
   
Keith Lott
Fantasy Six Pack
# 17# 41
   
Michael Grant
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 16# 45
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 12# 34
   
Chris Ferro
FantasyPros
# 13# 30
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 10# 66
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 13# 37
   
Dave Kluge
FantasyPros
# 12# 29
   
Adam Koffler
FantasyPros
# 9# 36
   
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
# 19# 37
   
Alex Burns
FantasyPros
# 21# 39
   
Dan Titus
FantasyPros
# 15# 56
   
Matt MacKay
FantasyPros
# 10# 32
   
Scott Youngson
Fantasy Mutant
# 10# 66
   
Ethan Masel
The Fantasy Bulletin
# 38# 37
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
G - OKC
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2020 Stats 
   
   
Minutes983583
   
Field Goals Made228139
   
Field Goals Att449326
   
Field Goals %.508.426
   
Three Points Made5959
   
Three Points Att144148
   
Three Points %.410.399
   
Free Throws Made14948
   
Free Throws Att18964
   
Free Throws %.788.750
   
Offensive Rebound179
   
Rebounds15152
   
Assists179101
   
Turnovers8554
   
Steals2322
   
Blocks1910
   
Points664385
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
G - OKC
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2020 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.631.4
   
Field Goals Made8.07.5
   
Field Goals Att16.517.4
   
Field Goals %.483.432
   
Three Points Made1.83.2
   
Three Points Att4.88.8
   
Three Points %.385.364
   
Free Throws Made4.92.8
   
Free Throws Att6.23.5
   
Free Throws %.805.793
   
Offensive Rebound0.20.2
   
Rebounds5.43.4
   
Assists5.76.0
   
Turnovers2.73.1
   
Steals1.01.2
   
Blocks0.70.3
   
Points22.721.1
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
G - OKC
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
News 
 Shai Gilgeous-Alexander tallied 15 points (5-15 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 4-6 FT), three rebounds, three assists, and one block across 35 minutes in Wednesday's loss at Dallas.
Damian McCoade II
Thu, Mar 4th
Minnesota Timberwolves G D’Angelo Russell will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery on his left knee and is expected to be sidelined four-to-six weeks, sources tell ESPN.
Dan Titus
Tue, Feb 16th
 Shai Gilgeous-Alexander mustered 13 points (5-11 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 2-2 FT), six assists, five rebounds, two blocks, and one steal across 26 minutes in Saturday's 96-126 loss against Denver.
Damian McCoade II
Sun, Feb 28th
Timberwolves guard D'Angelo Russell will miss Tuesday's game against the Lakers due to left leg soreness.
Jack Mannis
Mon, Feb 15th
 Shai Gilgeous-Alexander notched 24 points (9-16 FG, 3-5 3Pt, 3-4 FT), five rebounds, four assists, and one steal across 36 minutes in Friday’s 118-109 victory over Atlanta.
Damian McCoade II
Sat, Feb 27th
Timberwolves point guard D'Angelo Russell will miss at least the next two games after failing to accompany the team on their upcoming road trip.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Fri, Feb 12th
 Shai Gilgeous-Alexander recorded 42 points (13-20 FG, 6-11 3Pt, 10-11 FT), eight rebounds, four assists, and one block across 38 minutes in Wednesday's 102-97 win over San Antonio.
Damian McCoade II
Thu, Feb 25th
Minnesota Timberwolves PG D'Angelo Russell (leg) has been ruled out for Friday's game against the Hornets.
Kyle Williams - Fantasy Six Pack
Thu, Feb 11th
 Shai Gilgeous-Alexander compiled 27 points (10-15 FG, 2-3 3Pt, 5-6 FT), five assists, two rebounds, one steal, and one block across 35 minutes in Monday's 108-94 loss to the Heat.
Damian McCoade II
Tue, Feb 23rd
D’Angelo Russell is out against the Clippers as he deals with a sore left leg.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Wed, Feb 10th
Notes 
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