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Ja Morant or Josh Richardson

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Ja Morant
G - MEM
Ja Morant
Josh Richardson
G - PHI
Josh Richardson
Expert
Recommendation
56%
Recommended by
5 of 9 experts
44%
Recommended by
4 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 30# 31
   
Projections 
   
Minutes30.432.1
Field Goals Made6.65.1
Field Goals Att13.811.8
Field Goals %.477.432
Three Points Made1.11.6
Three Points Att2.94.7
Three Points %.371.346
Free Throws Made3.22.1
Free Throws Att4.12.6
Free Throws %.771.815
Offensive Rebound0.50.5
Rebounds3.73.4
Assists6.93.1
Turnovers3.31.8
Steals1.01.1
Blocks0.30.7
Points17.314.0
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 22# 45
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 51# 88
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 30# 35
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 20# 53
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 29# 35
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 32# 30
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 37# 32
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 32# 29
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 32# 31
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Ja Morant
G - MEM
Ja Morant
Josh Richardson
G - PHI
Josh Richardson
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,8911,574
   
Field Goals Made412258
   
Field Goals Att856602
   
Field Goals %.481.429
   
Three Points Made5576
   
Three Points Att159229
   
Three Points %.346.332
   
Free Throws Made218109
   
Free Throws Att283136
   
Free Throws %.770.802
   
Offensive Rebound4438
   
Rebounds226163
   
Assists432154
   
Turnovers20097
   
Steals5649
   
Blocks1535
   
Points1,097701
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Ja Morant
G - MEM
Ja Morant
Josh Richardson
G - PHI
Josh Richardson
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes30.432.1
   
Field Goals Made6.65.1
   
Field Goals Att13.811.8
   
Field Goals %.477.432
   
Three Points Made1.11.6
   
Three Points Att2.94.7
   
Three Points %.371.346
   
Free Throws Made3.22.1
   
Free Throws Att4.12.6
   
Free Throws %.771.815
   
Offensive Rebound0.50.5
   
Rebounds3.73.4
   
Assists6.93.1
   
Turnovers3.31.8
   
Steals1.01.1
   
Blocks0.30.7
   
Points17.314.0
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Ja Morant
G - MEM
Ja Morant
Josh Richardson
G - PHI
Josh Richardson
News 
 Ja Morant couldn't buy a bucket Monday, scoring just 11 points on 5-21 FG (1-10 3PT) to go along with five rebounds, eight assists, and one turnover in 39 minutes in an overtime loss to the Pelicans.
Adam Koffler
Mon, Aug 3rd
Josh Richardson scored 19 points (5-15 FG, 3-8 3PT, 6-6 FT) in 33 minutes of play Monday. He also notched one rebound, two assists, one steal, and one block in the victory.
Aaron Larson
Mon, Aug 3rd
 Ja Morant impressed in Sunday's 108-106 loss to the Spurs, just missing a triple-double with 25 points (10-18 FG, 0-2 3PT, 5-6 FT), nine rebounds and nine assists in 37 minutes.
Dan Titus
Sun, Aug 2nd
Josh Richardson managed four points (2-4 FG, 0-1 3PT) with one assist, two steals and three turnovers across 29 minutes in Saturday's 127-121 loss to the Pacers.
Brad Camara
Sun, Aug 2nd
 Ja Morant scored 22 points (7-22 FG, 7-7 FT, 1-7 3PT), with five rebounds, 11 assists, one steal, and three turnovers in 40 minutes in 140-135 overtime loss to the Trail Blazers.
Adam Koffler
Fri, Jul 31st
Josh Richardson scored 10 points (4-8 FG, 1-3 3PT, 1-2 FT) to go along with four steals, three assists, two rebounds, and two blocks in 23 minutes of action during Sunday’s 102-97 loss to the Thunder.
Ray Paltooram
Sun, Jul 26th
 Ja Morant scored 17 points (7-15 FG, 2-4 FT, 1-3 3PT), with one rebound, nine assists, three steals, and one block in 31 minutes in Sunday’s 119-104 scrimmage loss to the Houston Rockets.
Adam Koffler
Mon, Jul 27th
Josh Richardson, in assessing his team, said, “I think the first half of the year was pretty good. I think it could’ve been a lot better, individually and as a team…just going forward, I just need myself to keep playing defense the way I always do and just try to be consistent and vocal. I think our team needs to be a little bit more vocal going forward.”
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Wed, Jul 8th
 Grizzlies rookie G Ja Morant, who had knee surgery a season ago, told reporters on Thursday that he feels healthier after the NBA’s 4-month hiatus.
Adam Koffler
Thu, Jul 2nd
Josh Richardson provided eight points (2-6 FG, 1-2 3PT, 3-4 FT) one rebound, one assist and two blocks across 29 minutes in Wednesday's 124-106 win over the Pistons.
Brad Camara
Thu, Mar 12th
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