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Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
Expert
Recommendation
87%
Recommended by
13 of 15 experts
13%
Recommended by
2 of 15 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 10# 20
   
Projections 
   
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Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Keith Lott
Fantasy Six Pack
# 2# 38
   
Michael Grant
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 1# 15
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 1# 16
   
Chris Ferro
FantasyPros
# 11# 12
   
Lucas Spence
Pitcher List
# 1# 11
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 1# 12
   
Dave Kluge
Footballguys
# 3# 15
   
Adam Koffler
FantasyPros
# 7# 15
   
Ethan Masel
The Fantasy Bulletin
# 1# 33
   
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
# 3# 9
   
Alex Burns
FantasyPros
# 4# 15
   
Dan Titus
Sports Gambling Podcast Network
# 5# 20
   
Matt MacKay
FantasyPros
# 1# 12
   
Scott Youngson
Fantasy Mutant
# 25# 14
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 28# 5
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,4832,017
   
Field Goals Made672375
   
Field Goals Att1,514648
   
Field Goals %.444.579
   
Three Points Made2992
   
Three Points Att8437
   
Three Points %.355.286
   
Free Throws Made692185
   
Free Throws Att800298
   
Free Throws %.865.621
   
Offensive Rebound69114
   
Rebounds445445
   
Assists512455
   
Turnovers305200
   
Steals125120
   
Blocks6033
   
Points2,335937
   
Player Projections Comparison
  James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
2021 Projections 
   
   
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Notes for Player Combination
  James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
Ben Simmons
G - PHI
Ben Simmons
News 
 Brooklyn Nets PG/SG James Harden has reportedly committed to joining the 12-man Team USA roster at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, per Shams Charania.
Matthew MacKay
Mon, Jun 21st
Ben Simmons will not report for opening of training camp, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Ari Koslow
Tue, Sep 21st
 James Harden scored 16 points (5-9 Fg, 3-6 3Pt, 3-5 Ft) seven assists, five rebounds, and four steals across 39 minutes in the Nets 104-89 loss to the Bucks in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Thursday night in Milwaukee.
Chris Ferro
Fri, Jun 18th
According to multiple sources, Sixers G/F Ben Simmons has told co-managing partner Josh Harris, president of basketball operations Daryl Morey, general manager Elton Brand, and head coach Doc Rivers that he no longer wants to be in Philadelphia and doesn’t plan to report to training camp.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Aug 31st
 James Harden scored five points (1-10 Fg, 3-3 Ft) eight assists, and six rebounds across 45 minutes in the Nets 114-108 win over the Bucks in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Tuesday night in Brooklyn.
Chris Ferro
Wed, Jun 16th
Sources have told The Athletic that the Philadelphia 76ers have engaged in conversations with multiple teams surrounding three-time All-Star G/F Ben Simmons.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Jul 13th
 James Harden was set to test out his hamstring prior to Game 5 and since no setbacks were suffered, is now set to rejoin the team in the lineup on Tuesday.
Ethan Biddle - The Work of Ethan Biddle
Tue, Jun 15th
Three-time All Star Ben Simmons has decided to not join the Australian National Team in the 2021 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Jack Mannis
Mon, Jun 28th
 James Harden plans to play in game five on Tuesday against Milwaukee barring a setback in pregame warmups.
Ari Koslow
Tue, Jun 15th
Ben Simmons scored five points (2-4 Fg, 1-2 Ft) 13 assists, eight rebounds, and one steal across 35 minutes in the Sixers 103-96 loss to the Hawks in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Sunday night in Philadelphia.
Chris Ferro
Mon, Jun 21st
Notes 
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