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Who Should I Start?

Karl-Anthony Towns or Damian Lillard


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
Expert
Recommendation
90%
Recommended by
9 of 10 experts
10%
Recommended by
1 of 10 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 6
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.336.1
Field Goals Made8.58.3
Field Goals Att16.819.0
Field Goals %.506.436
Three Points Made2.43.6
Three Points Att5.89.8
Three Points %.411.372
Free Throws Made4.96.0
Free Throws Att6.06.7
Free Throws %.810.902
Offensive Rebound2.90.4
Rebounds9.84.2
Assists3.87.2
Turnovers3.22.8
Steals1.00.8
Blocks1.30.3
Points24.326.3
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-OUT
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 5
   
Keith Lott
Fantasy Six Pack
# 4
   
Chris Ferro
FantasyPros
# 8# 33
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 6# 7
   
Ethan Masel
The Fantasy Bulletin
# 18# 56
   
Alex Burns
FantasyPros
# 4# 5
   
Kyle Williams
Fantasy Six Pack
# 8# 68
   
Zach Lowder
Every Day Fan Sports
# 4# 6
   
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
FantasyPros
# 10# 24
   
Dylan Licciardo
FF Gamers
# 5# 3
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
2021 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,4191,056
   
Field Goals Made353222
   
Field Goals Att683552
   
Field Goals %.517.402
   
Three Points Made9192
   
Three Points Att223284
   
Three Points %.408.324
   
Free Throws Made198159
   
Free Throws Att244181
   
Free Throws %.812.879
   
Offensive Rebound11513
   
Rebounds387120
   
Assists151212
   
Turnovers13983
   
Steals4517
   
Blocks5111
   
Points995695
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
2021 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.336.1
   
Field Goals Made8.58.3
   
Field Goals Att16.819.0
   
Field Goals %.506.436
   
Three Points Made2.43.6
   
Three Points Att5.89.8
   
Three Points %.411.372
   
Free Throws Made4.96.0
   
Free Throws Att6.06.7
   
Free Throws %.810.902
   
Offensive Rebound2.90.4
   
Rebounds9.84.2
   
Assists3.87.2
   
Turnovers3.22.8
   
Steals1.00.8
   
Blocks1.30.3
   
Points24.326.3
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Damian Lillard
G - POR
Damian Lillard
News 
 Karl-Anthony Towns grabbed a season-high 17 rebounds in Tuesday's 109-107 win over the Trail Blazers. He also scored 17 points to complete the double-double.
Michael Berk
Wed, Jan 26th
According to Blake Murphy, Damian Lillard is listed as out Sunday vs the Raptors.
Osivue Itseumah
Sat, Jan 22nd
 Karl-Anthony Towns recorded 20 points (6-12 FG, 2-4 3PT, 6-7 FT), five rebounds, and three assists in Tuesday's 112-110 win over the Knicks.
Michael Berk
Wed, Jan 19th
Damian Lillard is planning to have surgery in the near future to address a lingering abdominal injury.
Ari Koslow
Wed, Jan 12th
 Karl-Anthony Towns scored 26 points (9-16 FG, 1-4 3PT, 7-11 FT) in a season-high 42 minutes Tuesday. He also added eight rebounds, five assists, three steals, and a block. The Timberwolves lost to the Pelicans 128-125.
Michael Berk
Wed, Jan 12th
Damian Lillard recorded 18 points (5-15 FG, 1-8 3PT), seven assists and four rebounds in 32 minutes of Portland's 139-106 loss to the Lakers on Friday.
Diego Sandoval
Sat, Jan 1st
 Karl Anthony-Towns has entered the league's health and safety protocols and will not play in Thursday's matchup against the Jazz.
Diego Sandoval
Thu, Dec 23rd
Damian Lillard tallied 32 points (10-23 FG, 5-14 3PT), six rebounds and four assists in 37 minutes of Portland's 120-105 loss to the Jazz on Wednesday.
Diego Sandoval
Thu, Dec 30th
 Karl-Anthony Towns scored 32 points (12-18 FG, 3-7 3PT, 5-5 FT) in Wednesday's 124-107 win against the Nuggets.
Michael Berk
Thu, Dec 16th
Damian Lillard recorded 26 points (5-15 FG, 3-8 3PT), five assists and two rebounds in 36 minutes of Portland's 132-117 loss to the Mavericks on Monday.
Diego Sandoval
Tue, Dec 28th
Notes 
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