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Jayson Tatum or LaMelo Ball


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
LaMelo Ball
G - CHA
LaMelo Ball
Expert
Recommendation
60%
Recommended by
6 of 10 experts
40%
Recommended by
4 of 10 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 7# 10
   
Projections 
   
Minutes36.232.2
Field Goals Made9.27.0
Field Goals Att21.016.1
Field Goals %.439.434
Three Points Made2.82.4
Three Points Att8.16.3
Three Points %.345.378
Free Throws Made5.02.8
Free Throws Att5.93.4
Free Throws %.852.814
Offensive Rebound1.11.5
Rebounds7.96.8
Assists4.07.4
Turnovers2.93.2
Steals1.11.7
Blocks0.70.4
Points26.219.1
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Keith Lott
Fantasy Six Pack
# 12# 13
   
Chris Ferro
FantasyPros
# 10# 32
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 9# 22
   
Dylan Licciardo
FF Gamers
# 6# 31
   
Alex Burns
FantasyPros
# 11# 21
   
Zach Lowder
Every Day Fan Sports
# 8# 13
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 28# 17
   
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
FantasyPros
# 20# 13
   
Kyle Williams
Fantasy Six Pack
# 15# 7
   
Ethan Masel
The Fantasy Bulletin
# 17# 11
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
LaMelo Ball
G - CHA
LaMelo Ball
2021 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,5071,180
   
Field Goals Made361260
   
Field Goals Att862617
   
Field Goals %.419.421
   
Three Points Made109100
   
Three Points Att337271
   
Three Points %.323.369
   
Free Throws Made21596
   
Free Throws Att254109
   
Free Throws %.847.881
   
Offensive Rebound4859
   
Rebounds352267
   
Assists154283
   
Turnovers123111
   
Steals4062
   
Blocks3215
   
Points1,046716
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
LaMelo Ball
G - CHA
LaMelo Ball
2021 Projections 
   
   
Minutes36.232.2
   
Field Goals Made9.27.0
   
Field Goals Att21.016.1
   
Field Goals %.439.434
   
Three Points Made2.82.4
   
Three Points Att8.16.3
   
Three Points %.345.378
   
Free Throws Made5.02.8
   
Free Throws Att5.93.4
   
Free Throws %.852.814
   
Offensive Rebound1.11.5
   
Rebounds7.96.8
   
Assists4.07.4
   
Turnovers2.93.2
   
Steals1.11.7
   
Blocks0.70.4
   
Points26.219.1
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
LaMelo Ball
G - CHA
LaMelo Ball
News 
 Jayson Tatum scored 27 points on 9-for-18 shooting and added eight rebounds, three assists, and one steal as the Celtics beat the Pelicans 104-92 on Monday afternoon.
John Aubin
Mon, Jan 17th
According to Hornets PR, LaMelo Ball is listed as active Monday but will not start.
Kyle Williams - Dog Day Sports
Mon, Jan 17th
 Jayson Tatum scored 23 points on 8-for-24 shooting with 12 rebounds, four assists, two blocks, and one three-pointer made over 40 minutes as the Celtics beat the Bulls on Saturday night.
John Aubin
Sun, Jan 16th
LaMelo Ball totaled 13 points (5-16 FG, 3-3 FT, 0-8 3PT), grabbed seven rebounds, eight assists, one steal, and turned the ball over once in the Hornets' 109-98 win over the 76ers on Wednesday.
Brantley Gusler
Thu, Jan 13th
 Jayson Tatum scored 20 points to go with 11 rebounds, five assists, and two three-pointers over 32 minutes as the Celtics lost 111-99 to the Sixers on Friday night.
John Aubin
Sat, Jan 15th
LaMelo Ball totaled 19 points (8-19 FG, 1-2 FT, 2-7 3PT), grabbed nine rebounds, eight assists, one steal, and turned the ball over twice in the Hornets’ 114-106 win over the Bucks on Saturday.
Brantley Gusler
Sun, Jan 9th
 Jayson Tatum scored 33 points on 11-for-19 shooting with seven rebounds, four assists, four three-pointers, two blocks, and two steals over 37 minutes during Wednesday's 119-100 victory over Indiana.
John Aubin
Thu, Jan 13th
LaMelo Ball totaled 17 points (5-12 FG, 4-6 FT, 3-6 3PT), grabbed three rebounds, one assist, one block, and turned the ball over once in the Hornets’ 133-99 loss to the Suns on Sunday.
Brantley Gusler
Mon, Jan 3rd
 Jayson Tatum scored 24 points on 7-for-21 shooting with 12 rebounds and one assist over 42 minutes in Monday's 101-98 OT home win over the Pacers.
John Aubin
Tue, Jan 11th
LaMelo Ball totaled 21 points (8-13 FG, 4-5 FT, 1-4 3PT), grabbed 12 rebounds, nine assists, one steal, and turned the ball over four times in the Hornets’ 116-108 win over the Pacers on Wednesday.
Brantley Gusler
Thu, Dec 30th
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