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Fred VanVleet or Ben Simmons

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
Fred VanVleet
G - TOR
Fred VanVleet
Expert
Recommendation
56%
Recommended by
5 of 9 experts
44%
Recommended by
4 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 23
   
Projections 
   
Minutes35.132.7
Field Goals Made6.75.4
Field Goals Att11.812.9
Field Goals %.568.420
Three Points Made0.12.5
Three Points Att0.26.3
Three Points %.319.404
Free Throws Made3.22.6
Free Throws Att5.23.0
Free Throws %.618.848
Offensive Rebound1.40.2
Rebounds8.03.5
Assists8.16.0
Turnovers3.52.0
Steals1.91.5
Blocks0.60.3
Points16.716.2
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertOUT-
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 12# 20
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 22# 35
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 10# 12
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 15# 28
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 12# 19
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 17# 14
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 19
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 84# 38
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 52# 23
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
Fred VanVleet
G - TOR
Fred VanVleet
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,0171,837
   
Field Goals Made375308
   
Field Goals Att648741
   
Field Goals %.579.416
   
Three Points Made2143
   
Three Points Att7362
   
Three Points %.286.395
   
Free Throws Made185156
   
Free Throws Att298183
   
Free Throws %.621.853
   
Offensive Rebound11417
   
Rebounds445194
   
Assists455342
   
Turnovers200115
   
Steals12092
   
Blocks3314
   
Points937915
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
Fred VanVleet
G - TOR
Fred VanVleet
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes35.132.7
   
Field Goals Made6.75.4
   
Field Goals Att11.812.9
   
Field Goals %.568.420
   
Three Points Made0.12.5
   
Three Points Att0.26.3
   
Three Points %.319.404
   
Free Throws Made3.22.6
   
Free Throws Att5.23.0
   
Free Throws %.618.848
   
Offensive Rebound1.40.2
   
Rebounds8.03.5
   
Assists8.16.0
   
Turnovers3.52.0
   
Steals1.91.5
   
Blocks0.60.3
   
Points16.716.2
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
Fred VanVleet
G - TOR
Fred VanVleet
News 
 Per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, Sixers guard Ben Simmons has suffered a subluxation of his left knee cap and is out indefinitely while considering treatment options.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Thu, Aug 6th
Fred VanVleet led the Raptors in scoring for the third-straight game when he amassed 13 points (4-14 FG, 1-6 3Pt, 4-6 FT) while adding four rebounds, four assists, two steals, and one block across 31 minutes as the Raptors took their first loss since the restart, getting blown out by the Celtics 122-100 on Friday.
Jon Mathisen
Fri, Aug 7th
 Ben Simmons is expected to be day-to-day after an MRI on his left knee came back clean.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Wed, Aug 5th
Fred VanVleet totaled 21 points (8-13 FGM, 2-5 3PT, 3-4 FT), four rebounds and 10 assists in 35 minutes in the Raptors' 109-99 win over the Orlando Magic on Monday.
Heri Hickl-Szabo
Wed, Aug 5th
 Ben Simmons managed to score just eight points (2-10 FG, 4-8 FT, 0-1 3PT) with six rebounds, four assists, two steals and two turnovers in 22 minutes in Wednesday’s 107-98 win over the Wizards prior to exiting the game with a left knee injury.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Aug 5th
Fred VanVleet had an excellent shooting performance against the Miami Heat on Monday, scoring 36 points on 8-of-16 shooting. VanVleet was 7-of-12 from the three-point line and added five rebounds, four assists, and one steal.
Brett Tomlinson
Mon, Aug 3rd
 Sixers All-Star Ben Simmons (left knee) left Wednesday’s game against the Wizards and will not return.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Aug 5th
Fred VanVleet totaled 13 points (5-11 FGM, 3-7 3PT), five rebounds and 11 assists in 40 minutes in the Raptors' 107-92 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday.
Heri Hickl-Szabo
Sat, Aug 1st
 Ben Simmons left Wednesday's game against the Wizards with an undisclosed injury.
Dan Titus
Wed, Aug 5th
Guard Fred VanVleet, left the Raptors’ scrimmage early on Sunday after bumping knees with Trailblazers’ guard Anfernee Simons in the first quarter.
Leonard Grandio
Mon, Jul 27th
Notes 
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