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Jonas Valanciunas or D'Angelo Russell

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Jonas Valanciunas
C - MEM
Jonas Valanciunas
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Expert
Recommendation
54%
Recommended by
7 of 13 experts
46%
Recommended by
6 of 13 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 54
   
Projections 
   
Minutes26.532.0
Field Goals Made6.17.7
Field Goals Att10.717.8
Field Goals %.568.434
Three Points Made0.43.3
Three Points Att1.39.0
Three Points %.329.361
Free Throws Made2.42.9
Free Throws Att3.23.6
Free Throws %.746.792
Offensive Rebound0.50.1
Rebounds10.53.6
Assists1.86.3
Turnovers1.83.2
Steals0.51.2
Blocks1.10.4
Points14.921.6
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertOUT-
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
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# 26# 58
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 51# 64
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 49# 52
   
Dave Kluge
FantasyPros
# 41# 54
   
Ethan Masel
The Fantasy Bulletin
# 63# 64
   
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
# 57# 65
   
Matt MacKay
FantasyPros
# 53# 57
   
Dan Titus
FantasyPros
# 63# 62
   
Chris Ferro
FantasyPros
# 51# 50
   
Adam Koffler
FantasyPros
# 69# 44
   
Alex Burns
FantasyPros
# 54# 49
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 57# 32
   
Keith Lott
Fantasy Six Pack
# 60# 58
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Jonas Valanciunas
C - MEM
Jonas Valanciunas
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2020 Stats 
   
   
Minutes321430
   
Field Goals Made67105
   
Field Goals Att126243
   
Field Goals %.532.432
   
Three Points Made442
   
Three Points Att14105
   
Three Points %.286.400
   
Free Throws Made3535
   
Free Throws Att4849
   
Free Throws %.729.714
   
Offensive Rebound328
   
Rebounds12542
   
Assists2177
   
Turnovers2745
   
Steals919
   
Blocks137
   
Points173287
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Jonas Valanciunas
C - MEM
Jonas Valanciunas
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2020 Projections 
   
   
Minutes26.532.0
   
Field Goals Made6.17.7
   
Field Goals Att10.717.8
   
Field Goals %.568.434
   
Three Points Made0.43.3
   
Three Points Att1.39.0
   
Three Points %.329.361
   
Free Throws Made2.42.9
   
Free Throws Att3.23.6
   
Free Throws %.746.792
   
Offensive Rebound0.50.1
   
Rebounds10.53.6
   
Assists1.86.3
   
Turnovers1.83.2
   
Steals0.51.2
   
Blocks1.10.4
   
Points14.921.6
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Jonas Valanciunas
C - MEM
Jonas Valanciunas
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
News 
 Jonas Valanciunas (health and safety protocols) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game against Portland.
Damian McCoade II
Wed, Jan 20th
D'Angelo Russell has been ruled out in advance of Minnesota's game against New Orleans on Saturday.
Ari Koslow
Sat, Jan 23rd
 Jonas Valanciunas (health and safety protocols) has been ruled out for Monday's game against the Suns.
Damian McCoade II
Mon, Jan 18th
D'Angelo Russell had nine points (2-9 FG, 1-5 3PT, 4-4 FT), two rebounds, four assists, and two turnovers in Friday's defeat to Atlanta.
Shaan Hoda
Sat, Jan 23rd
 Jonas Valanciunas logged nine points (3-6 0-1 3-6), seven rebounds, an assist, and a block over 20 minutes in Saturday's win over the 76ers.
Dave Kluge - Fantasy Intervention
Sun, Jan 17th
D'Angelo Russell provided 19 points (7-17 FG, 4-7 3PT, 1-1 FT), two rebounds, six assists, two blocks, and two turnovers in Wednesday night's defeat to Orlando.
Shaan Hoda
Thu, Jan 21st
 Jonas Valanciunas recorded a team-high 24 points (11-19 FG, 0-1 3PT, 2-2 FT), 16 rebounds, two blocks, and an assist in Wednesday's win over the Timberwolves.
Dave Kluge - Fantasy Intervention
Thu, Jan 14th
D'Angelo Russell poured in 31 points (11-22 FG, 6-13 3PT, 3-5 FT), three rebounds, seven assists, four steals, one block, and three turnovers in Monday afternoon's defeat to Atlanta.
Shaan Hoda
Tue, Jan 19th
 Jonas Valanciunas recorded 12 points (6-10 FG, 0-1 3PT), seven rebounds, three assists, and one block in Monday's 101-91 win over the Cavaliers.
Dave Kluge - Fantasy Intervention
Tue, Jan 12th
D'Angelo Russell contributed 25 points (10-21 FG, 2-8 3PT, 3-4 FT), three rebounds, eight assists, two steals, and five turnovers in Wednesday night's defeat to the Grizzlies.
Shaan Hoda
Thu, Jan 14th
Notes 
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