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James Harden or Giannis Antetokounmpo

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Giannis Antetokounmpo
F - MIL
Giannis Antetokounmpo
Expert
Recommendation
82%
Recommended by
9 of 11 experts
18%
Recommended by
2 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 1# 3
   
Projections 
   
Minutes36.431.5
Field Goals Made9.810.9
Field Goals Att22.119.6
Field Goals %.445.555
Three Points Made4.31.4
Three Points Att12.24.4
Three Points %.354.307
Free Throws Made10.06.5
Free Throws Att11.69.9
Free Throws %.867.654
Offensive Rebound0.91.9
Rebounds6.513.4
Assists7.55.7
Turnovers4.53.6
Steals1.81.0
Blocks0.81.1
Points34.029.6
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 1# 2
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 1# 9
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 1# 3
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 1# 19
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 2# 4
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 3# 5
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 1# 3
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 1# 2
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 1# 3
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 3# 2
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 2# 1
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Giannis Antetokounmpo
F - MIL
Giannis Antetokounmpo
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,4831,889
   
Field Goals Made672681
   
Field Goals Att1,5141,229
   
Field Goals %.444.554
   
Three Points Made29988
   
Three Points Att843291
   
Three Points %.355.302
   
Free Throws Made692394
   
Free Throws Att800621
   
Free Throws %.865.635
   
Offensive Rebound69139
   
Rebounds445846
   
Assists512349
   
Turnovers305228
   
Steals12560
   
Blocks6066
   
Points2,3351,844
   
Player Projections Comparison
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Giannis Antetokounmpo
F - MIL
Giannis Antetokounmpo
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes36.431.5
   
Field Goals Made9.810.9
   
Field Goals Att22.119.6
   
Field Goals %.445.555
   
Three Points Made4.31.4
   
Three Points Att12.24.4
   
Three Points %.354.307
   
Free Throws Made10.06.5
   
Free Throws Att11.69.9
   
Free Throws %.867.654
   
Offensive Rebound0.91.9
   
Rebounds6.513.4
   
Assists7.55.7
   
Turnovers4.53.6
   
Steals1.81.0
   
Blocks0.81.1
   
Points34.029.6
   
Notes for Player Combination
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Giannis Antetokounmpo
F - MIL
Giannis Antetokounmpo
News 
 James Harden produced 30 points (12-20 FG, 2-8 3PT, 4-4 FT) and added six rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and six turnovers across 42 minutes in a 119-96 loss to the LA Lakers to be eliminated from the NBA playoffs.
Dan Titus
Sun, Sep 13th
Bucks' star Giannis Antetokounmpo has been named MVP of the 2020 NBA season.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Fri, Sep 18th
 James Harden scored 21 points on just 2-of-11 shooting from the field (16-20 FT) to go along with 10 boards, five assists, two steals, three blocks, and five turnovers in 39 minutes.
Adam Koffler
Fri, Sep 11th
Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo (ankle) has been ruled out for Game 5 Tuesday night.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Sep 8th
 James Harden scored 27 points (6-12 FG,11-13 FT) and added seven rebounds, two steals, four triples, and five turnovers across 39 minutes in Sunday's 117-109 loss to the Lakers in Game 2 of the Western Conference semi-finals.
Dan Titus
Mon, Sep 7th
Giannis Antetokounmpo re-aggravated his right ankle in the 2nd quarter and did not return, but still put up 19 points (8-10 FG, 1-1 3PT, 2-4 FT), four rebounds, one steal, and one block in 11 minutes.
Adam Koffler
Mon, Sep 7th
 James Harden scored 17 points on a rough 4-of-15 shooting. Harden also had nine assists, three rebounds, two steals, and three blocks.
Brett Tomlinson
Thu, Sep 3rd
Giannis Antetokounmpo has been diagnosed with a right ankle sprain and will not return to Game 4.
Adam Koffler
Sun, Sep 6th
 James Harden dropped a game-high 32 points (11-22 FG, 3-11 3PT, 7-8 FT) with eight rebounds, seven assists, and five turnovers in 38 minutes as the Rockets lose Game 6 104-100.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Sep 1st
Giannis Antetokounmpo re-aggravated his injured right ankle in the 2nd quarter of Game 4.
Adam Koffler
Sun, Sep 6th
Notes 
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