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Who Should I Start?

Jamal Murray or Ben Simmons

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
Jamal Murray
G - DEN
Jamal Murray
Expert
Recommendation
67%
Recommended by
6 of 9 experts
33%
Recommended by
3 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 22
   
Projections 
   
Minutes35.132.8
Field Goals Made6.76.8
Field Goals Att11.815.1
Field Goals %.568.452
Three Points Made0.12.0
Three Points Att0.25.6
Three Points %.319.347
Free Throws Made3.22.8
Free Throws Att5.23.1
Free Throws %.618.893
Offensive Rebound1.40.5
Rebounds8.04.0
Assists8.14.7
Turnovers3.52.2
Steals1.91.1
Blocks0.60.3
Points16.718.5
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertOUTDTD
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 12# 22
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 22# 26
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 17# 28
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 10# 22
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 15# 26
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 12# 20
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 26
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 84# 20
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 52# 32
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
Jamal Murray
G - DEN
Jamal Murray
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,0171,804
   
Field Goals Made375385
   
Field Goals Att648846
   
Field Goals %.579.455
   
Three Points Made2105
   
Three Points Att7304
   
Three Points %.286.345
   
Free Throws Made185158
   
Free Throws Att298177
   
Free Throws %.621.893
   
Offensive Rebound11442
   
Rebounds445217
   
Assists455266
   
Turnovers200124
   
Steals12064
   
Blocks3316
   
Points9371,033
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
Jamal Murray
G - DEN
Jamal Murray
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes35.132.8
   
Field Goals Made6.76.8
   
Field Goals Att11.815.1
   
Field Goals %.568.452
   
Three Points Made0.12.0
   
Three Points Att0.25.6
   
Three Points %.319.347
   
Free Throws Made3.22.8
   
Free Throws Att5.23.1
   
Free Throws %.618.893
   
Offensive Rebound1.40.5
   
Rebounds8.04.0
   
Assists8.14.7
   
Turnovers3.52.2
   
Steals1.91.1
   
Blocks0.60.3
   
Points16.718.5
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
Jamal Murray
G - DEN
Jamal Murray
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
Jamal Murray (hamstring) has been ruled out Thursday vs. the Trail Blazers.
Adam Koffler
Thu, Aug 6th
 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
Nuggets G Jamal Murray (hamstring) is out once again Wednesday vs. San Antonio.
Adam Koffler
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
Jamal Murray (hamstring) is questionable to play against the Spurs on Wednesday.
Dan Titus
Tue, Aug 4th
 Sixers All-Star Ben Simmons (left knee) left Wednesday’s game against the Wizards and will not return.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Aug 5th
Nuggets G Jamal Murray (hamstring) has been ruled out of Monday’s contest vs. Oklahoma City.
Adam Koffler
Mon, Aug 3rd
 Ben Simmons left Wednesday's game against the Wizards with an undisclosed injury.
Dan Titus
Wed, Aug 5th
Speaking with the media, Nuggets head coach Mike Malone touched on Jamal Murray (hamstring), Gary Harris (hip) and Will Barton's (knee) injuries and said that although there is hope they can play Monday against the Thunder, they should all be considered 'very questionable'.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sun, Aug 2nd
Notes 
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