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Joel Embiid or Jayson Tatum


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
Expert
Recommendation
75%
Recommended by
12 of 16 experts
25%
Recommended by
4 of 16 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 3# 25
   
Projections 
   
Minutes31.435.8
Field Goals Made9.09.3
Field Goals Att17.720.5
Field Goals %.509.456
Three Points Made1.22.9
Three Points Att3.37.5
Three Points %.357.385
Free Throws Made9.04.5
Free Throws Att10.65.3
Free Throws %.848.863
Offensive Rebound1.80.7
Rebounds11.07.3
Assists3.04.3
Turnovers3.12.6
Steals0.91.2
Blocks1.40.5
Points28.126.1
   
Misc 
   
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Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
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# 2
   
Keith Lott
Fantasy Six Pack
# 5# 15
   
Michael Grant
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 3# 14
   
Chris Ferro
FantasyPros
# 7# 8
   
Lucas Spence
Pitcher List
# 7# 11
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 6# 8
   
Dave Kluge
FantasyPros
# 4# 11
   
Adam Koffler
FantasyPros
# 5# 8
   
Ethan Masel
The Fantasy Bulletin
# 4# 13
   
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
# 4# 12
   
Alex Burns
FantasyPros
# 3# 14
   
Dan Titus
Sports Gambling Podcast
# 4# 10
   
Matt MacKay
FantasyPros
# 12# 10
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 11# 7
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 26# 6
   
Scott Youngson
Fantasy Mutant
# 10# 5
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
2020 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,5372,150
   
Field Goals Made455563
   
Field Goals Att8811,234
   
Field Goals %.517.456
   
Three Points Made57175
   
Three Points Att151454
   
Three Points %.378.386
   
Free Throws Made465274
   
Free Throws Att541314
   
Free Throws %.860.873
   
Offensive Rebound11247
   
Rebounds525440
   
Assists142261
   
Turnovers151160
   
Steals4870
   
Blocks6826
   
Points1,4321,575
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
2020 Projections 
   
   
Minutes31.435.8
   
Field Goals Made9.09.3
   
Field Goals Att17.720.5
   
Field Goals %.509.456
   
Three Points Made1.22.9
   
Three Points Att3.37.5
   
Three Points %.357.385
   
Free Throws Made9.04.5
   
Free Throws Att10.65.3
   
Free Throws %.848.863
   
Offensive Rebound1.80.7
   
Rebounds11.07.3
   
Assists3.04.3
   
Turnovers3.12.6
   
Steals0.91.2
   
Blocks1.40.5
   
Points28.126.1
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
News 
 Joel Embiid totaled 29 points (11-13 FG, 1-1 3PT, 6-6 FT), six rebounds, one assist, and one steal in 23 minutes in the Sixers' 118-104 win over the Pistons on Saturday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Mon, May 10th
Jayson Tatum scored 29 points on 11-for-16 shooting with six assists, five rebounds, two three-pointers, two blocks and a steal over 38 minutes in the 130-124 loss to the Heat on Sunday.
John Aubin
Sun, May 9th
 Joel Embiid totaled 37 points (11-20 FG, 3-4 3PT, 12-12 FT), thirteen rebounds, three assists, and two blocks in 33 minutes in the Sixers' 109-107 win over the Pelicans on Friday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Sat, May 8th
Jayson Tatum scored nine points on 3-for-15 shooting with six rebounds, three assists and two steals over 38 minutes on Friday as the Celtics lost to the Bulls by a 121-99 score.
John Aubin
Sat, May 8th
 Joel Embiid will play and start on Saturday for the 76ers against Detroit.
Ari Koslow
Sat, May 8th
Jayson Tatum scored 27 points on 10-for-22 shooting with seven rebounds, four three-pointers, three assists, two blocks and two steals across 31 minutes in Wednesday's 132-96 victory over the Magic.
John Aubin
Thu, May 6th
 Joel Embiid is expected to play, and start, Friday night vs the New Orleans Pelicans.
Ethan Biddle
Fri, May 7th
Jayson Tatum departed Sunday night's loss to Portland late in the fourth quarter after colliding with Jaylen Brown, Tim Bontemps of ESPN reports.
John Aubin
Mon, May 3rd
 Joel Embiid is a game-time decision for Friday's game against the Pelicans.
Ari Koslow
Fri, May 7th
Jayson Tatum scored 60 points shooting 20-for-37 field goals and 15-for-17 free throws with eight rebounds, five assists and one block in 45 minutes as the Celtics beat the Spurs in overtime.
John Aubin
Sat, May 1st
Notes 
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