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Who Should I Start?

James Harden or Jimmy Butler

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Jimmy Butler
F - MIA
Jimmy Butler
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
11 of 11 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 1
   
Projections 
   
Minutes36.634.6
Field Goals Made9.86.3
Field Goals Att22.313.9
Field Goals %.438.454
Three Points Made4.30.8
Three Points Att12.22.6
Three Points %.354.300
Free Throws Made9.87.2
Free Throws Att11.48.5
Free Throws %.862.838
Offensive Rebound0.81.3
Rebounds6.36.3
Assists7.45.8
Turnovers4.52.1
Steals1.81.8
Blocks0.80.6
Points33.720.5
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-OUT
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 1# 17
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 1# 15
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 1# 8
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 2# 20
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 3# 10
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 2# 15
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 3# 11
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 1# 11
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 1# 12
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 1# 20
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 2# 12
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Jimmy Butler
F - MIA
Jimmy Butler
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,3521,879
   
Field Goals Made629326
   
Field Goals Att1,437724
   
Field Goals %.438.450
   
Three Points Made28029
   
Three Points Att798115
   
Three Points %.351.252
   
Free Throws Made654417
   
Free Throws Att760500
   
Free Throws %.861.834
   
Offensive Rebound67101
   
Rebounds409360
   
Assists474341
   
Turnovers278121
   
Steals11597
   
Blocks5630
   
Points2,1921,098
   
Player Projections Comparison
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Jimmy Butler
F - MIA
Jimmy Butler
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes36.634.6
   
Field Goals Made9.86.3
   
Field Goals Att22.313.9
   
Field Goals %.438.454
   
Three Points Made4.30.8
   
Three Points Att12.22.6
   
Three Points %.354.300
   
Free Throws Made9.87.2
   
Free Throws Att11.48.5
   
Free Throws %.862.838
   
Offensive Rebound0.81.3
   
Rebounds6.36.3
   
Assists7.45.8
   
Turnovers4.52.1
   
Steals1.81.8
   
Blocks0.80.6
   
Points33.720.5
   
Notes for Player Combination
  James Harden
G - HOU
James Harden
Jimmy Butler
F - MIA
Jimmy Butler
News 
 James Harden compiled 23 points (7-17 FG, 6-7 FT, 3-8 3PT), six rebounds and nine assists across 33 minutes during the Rockets 102-110 loss to the Blazers on Tuesday.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Tue, Aug 4th
Heat All-Star Jimmy Butler (foot) has been ruled out Thursday vs. the Bucks.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Aug 5th
 James Harden finished with 24 points (5-14 FG, 11-13 FT, 3-12 3PT), seven rebounds, seven assists, five steals and one block across 34 minutes during the Rockets 120-116 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday night.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sun, Aug 2nd
Heat All-Star Jimmy Butler (ankle) has been ruled out of Tuesday’s game vs. Boston.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Aug 4th
 James Harden put up 49 points (14-20 FG, 18-21 FT, 3-9 3PT), nine rebounds, eight assists, three steals and three blocks across 43 minutes in Friday's 153-149 overtime win over the Mavericks.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sat, Aug 1st
Jimmy Butler scored 16 points (4-9 FG, 8-8 FT) along with seven rebounds, five assists, two steals, and two blocks across 33 minutes in the Heat's loss to the Raptors on Monday afternoon.
Chris Ferro
Mon, Aug 3rd
 Rockets' head coach Mike D'Antoni told reporters on Thursday that he is going to use James Harden 'off the ball more'. Coach D'Antoni explained that this will be done in an effort give Harden some more clean looks.
Brett Tomlinson
Thu, Jul 30th
Heat G/F Jimmy Butler does not appear on the NBA's official injury report and is expected to play Monday against the Raptors.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sun, Aug 2nd
 James Harden put up 35 points (10-16 FG, 7-7 FT, 8-13 3PT), eight rebounds, six assists, one steal and one block across 29 minutes during Tuesday's 137-112 victory over the Celtics.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Tue, Jul 28th
Speaking with the media on Sunday, Heat forward Jae Crowder mentioned Jimmy Butler missing practice and said, "We want to talk to him as soon as he gets out of quarantine and whatever he's in. But it's just next-man-up mentality." He then went on to say, "It's definitely a curve ball to us to hear stuff like what's going on with him. And you never know what to expect."
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sun, Aug 2nd
Notes 
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