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Jayson Tatum or D'Angelo Russell

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Expert
Recommendation
82%
Recommended by
9 of 11 experts
18%
Recommended by
2 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 23# 26
   
Projections 
   
Minutes33.931.6
Field Goals Made8.07.7
Field Goals Att17.618.0
Field Goals %.455.429
Three Points Made2.63.2
Three Points Att6.68.7
Three Points %.396.369
Free Throws Made3.72.9
Free Throws Att4.53.7
Free Throws %.815.797
Offensive Rebound0.80.2
Rebounds6.84.0
Assists2.86.1
Turnovers2.23.1
Steals1.41.1
Blocks0.80.3
Points22.321.7
   
Misc 
   
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Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 13# 23
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 8# 112
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 25# 53
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 22# 42
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 29# 32
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 21# 53
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 27# 36
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 12# 40
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 15# 41
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 44# 21
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 53# 38
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,2651,452
   
Field Goals Made552360
   
Field Goals Att1,226846
   
Field Goals %.450.426
   
Three Points Made189158
   
Three Points Att469431
   
Three Points %.403.367
   
Free Throws Made254161
   
Free Throws Att313199
   
Free Throws %.812.809
   
Offensive Rebound6417
   
Rebounds460177
   
Assists200285
   
Turnovers155147
   
Steals9548
   
Blocks5613
   
Points1,5471,039
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes33.931.6
   
Field Goals Made8.07.7
   
Field Goals Att17.618.0
   
Field Goals %.455.429
   
Three Points Made2.63.2
   
Three Points Att6.68.7
   
Three Points %.396.369
   
Free Throws Made3.72.9
   
Free Throws Att4.53.7
   
Free Throws %.815.797
   
Offensive Rebound0.80.2
   
Rebounds6.84.0
   
Assists2.86.1
   
Turnovers2.23.1
   
Steals1.41.1
   
Blocks0.80.3
   
Points22.321.7
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
News 
 Jayson Tatum recorded 24 points (9-26 FG, 3-10 3PT, 3-4 FT), seven boards, 11 assists, two steals, one block, and two turnovers in Sunday's defeat to Miami.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 28th
In an interview with senior writer Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic, Timberwolves G D'Angelo Russell stated, “this is where I’m supposed to be.” Russell was referring to the warm reception he received from fans and the Timberwolves organization upon arriving at the Minnesota airport after being traded by the Golden State Warriors on February 6, 2020.
Dan Titus
Thu, May 14th
 Jayson Tatum delivered a game-high 31 points (8-22 FG, 3-10 3PT, 12-14 FT) along with 10 rebounds, six assists, one steal, and two turnovers across 43 minutes in a 121-108 win over the Heat in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Dan Titus
Sat, Sep 26th
D'Angelo Russell put up 28 points (8-15 FG, 5-12 3PT, 7-9 FT), six rebounds, five assists, and four steals across 33 minutes of play Tuesday night.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Mar 11th
 Jayson Tatum dropped a game-high 28 points (10-22 FG, 4-11 3PT, 4-4 FT) along with nine rebounds, four assists, three blocks, one steal, and six turnovers in 39 minutes of play in a 112-109 loss to the Heat in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Dan Titus
Thu, Sep 24th
D'Angelo Russell scored 19 points (6-18 FG, 0-7 3PT, 7-7 FT), with six rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers in 35 minutes in Sunday's 120-107 loss to New Orleans.
Adam Koffler
Mon, Mar 9th
 Jayson Tatum registered 25 points (9-20 FG, 2-7 3PT, 5-5 FT) 14 rebounds, eight assists and one block across 41 minutes in Saturday's 117-106 Game 3 win over the Heat.
Brad Camara
Sun, Sep 20th
D'Angelo Russell mustered just five points (2-14 FG, 0-4 3PT, 1-2 FT), five rebounds, and three assists over 23 minutes of play Friday.
Aaron Larson
Sat, Mar 7th
 Jayson Tatum played 42 minutes and contributed 21 points (6-12 FG, 0-2 3PT, 9-11 FT) and added five rebounds, four assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers in a 106-101 loss to the Heat on Thursday night.
Dan Titus
Fri, Sep 18th
D’Angelo Russell totaled 19 points (6-13 FG, 4-10 3PT, 3-3 FT), three rebounds, four assists, and one steal in 31 minutes in the Timberwolves’ 115-108 victory over the Bulls on Wednesday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Thu, Mar 5th
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