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Donovan Mitchell or D'Angelo Russell

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Donovan Mitchell
G - UTH
Donovan Mitchell
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Expert
Recommendation
78%
Recommended by
7 of 9 experts
22%
Recommended by
2 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 11# 13
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.531.6
Field Goals Made8.87.7
Field Goals Att19.618.0
Field Goals %.449.429
Three Points Made2.63.2
Three Points Att7.08.7
Three Points %.365.369
Free Throws Made4.12.9
Free Throws Att4.83.7
Free Throws %.855.797
Offensive Rebound0.70.2
Rebounds4.44.0
Assists4.26.1
Turnovers2.73.1
Steals1.11.1
Blocks0.20.3
Points24.321.7
   
Misc 
   
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Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 12# 58
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 13# 30
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 11# 21
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 17# 29
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 13# 17
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 9# 22
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 14# 22
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 13# 10
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 15# 12
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Donovan Mitchell
G - UTH
Donovan Mitchell
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,3421,452
   
Field Goals Made600360
   
Field Goals Att1,333846
   
Field Goals %.450.426
   
Three Points Made173158
   
Three Points Att470431
   
Three Points %.368.367
   
Free Throws Made278161
   
Free Throws Att322199
   
Free Throws %.863.809
   
Offensive Rebound5317
   
Rebounds303177
   
Assists290285
   
Turnovers182147
   
Steals6848
   
Blocks1413
   
Points1,6511,039
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Donovan Mitchell
G - UTH
Donovan Mitchell
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.531.6
   
Field Goals Made8.87.7
   
Field Goals Att19.618.0
   
Field Goals %.449.429
   
Three Points Made2.63.2
   
Three Points Att7.08.7
   
Three Points %.365.369
   
Free Throws Made4.12.9
   
Free Throws Att4.83.7
   
Free Throws %.855.797
   
Offensive Rebound0.70.2
   
Rebounds4.44.0
   
Assists4.26.1
   
Turnovers2.73.1
   
Steals1.11.1
   
Blocks0.20.3
   
Points24.321.7
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Donovan Mitchell
G - UTH
Donovan Mitchell
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
News 
 Donovan Mitchell recorded 22 points (9-22 FG, 2-8 3PT, 2-2 FT), nine rebounds, one assist, and one block over 42 minutes of play in Tuesday's Game 7 loss to Denver.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Sep 2nd
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
 Donovan Mitchell logged 44 points (14-25 FG, 9-13 3PT, 7-7 FT), six rebounds, five assists, and three steals in Sunday's 119-107 Game 6 loss to the Nuggets.
Dave Kluge
Mon, Aug 31st
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
 Donovan Mitchell recorded 30 points (11-23 FG, 4-8 3PT, 4-5 FT), two rebounds, five assists, and one steal over 38 minutes of play Tuesday.
Aaron Larson
Tue, Aug 25th
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
 Donovan Mitchell logged 51 points (15-27 FG, 4-7 3PT, 17-18 FT), seven assists, and four rebounds in Sunday's Game 4 win over the Nuggets.
Dave Kluge
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
 Donovan Mitchell amassed 20 points (5-13 FG, 2-6 3PT, 8-9 FT), four rebounds, one assist, one steal, and one block over 28 minutes in Friday's 124-87 win over the Nuggets.
Dave Kluge
Fri, Aug 21st
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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