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Karl-Anthony Towns or Kyrie Irving


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Kyrie Irving
G - BKN
Kyrie Irving
Expert
Recommendation
81%
Recommended by
13 of 16 experts
19%
Recommended by
3 of 16 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 7# 10
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.031.3
Field Goals Made8.38.4
Field Goals Att16.916.7
Field Goals %.492.505
Three Points Made2.62.5
Three Points Att6.27.2
Three Points %.415.346
Free Throws Made4.92.9
Free Throws Att6.13.3
Free Throws %.806.895
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds10.33.9
Assists3.94.9
Turnovers3.12.3
Steals0.81.2
Blocks1.30.5
Points24.422.3
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-DTD
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 6# 9
   
Keith Lott
Fantasy Six Pack
# 7# 9
   
Michael Grant
BasketBlogBoy
# 6# 11
   
Chris Ferro
FantasyPros
# 14# 16
   
Lucas Spence
Pitcher List
# 9# 12
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 4# 12
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 10# 16
   
Adam Koffler
FantasyPros
# 15# 24
   
Ethan Masel
The Fantasy Bulletin
# 3# 5
   
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
# 9# 22
   
Alex Burns
FantasyPros
# 7# 18
   
Matt MacKay
FantasyPros
# 7# 14
   
Scott Youngson
Fantasy Mutant
# 6# 19
   
Dan Titus
Sports Gambling Podcast Network
# 28# 20
   
Dave Kluge
Footballguys
# 17# 10
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 10# 8
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Kyrie Irving
G - BKN
Kyrie Irving
2020 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,6891,886
   
Field Goals Made425549
   
Field Goals Att8751,086
   
Field Goals %.486.506
   
Three Points Made122152
   
Three Points Att315378
   
Three Points %.387.402
   
Free Throws Made267201
   
Free Throws Att311218
   
Free Throws %.859.922
   
Offensive Rebound13352
   
Rebounds529257
   
Assists225324
   
Turnovers160129
   
Steals3876
   
Blocks5737
   
Points1,2391,451
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Kyrie Irving
G - BKN
Kyrie Irving
2021 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.031.3
   
Field Goals Made8.38.4
   
Field Goals Att16.916.7
   
Field Goals %.492.505
   
Three Points Made2.62.5
   
Three Points Att6.27.2
   
Three Points %.415.346
   
Free Throws Made4.92.9
   
Free Throws Att6.13.3
   
Free Throws %.806.895
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds10.33.9
   
Assists3.94.9
   
Turnovers3.12.3
   
Steals0.81.2
   
Blocks1.30.5
   
Points24.422.3
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Kyrie Irving
G - BKN
Kyrie Irving
News 
 Karl-Anthony Towns produced 23 points (6-12 FG, 1-4 3PT, 10-11 FT), nine rebounds, five assists, two steals, and one turnover in Sunday night's victory over the Mavericks.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, May 17th
The Brooklyn Nets are not expected to offer an extension to Kyrie Irving.
Ari Koslow
Wed, Oct 13th
 Karl-Anthony Towns finished with 24 points (9-19 FG, 0-5 3PT, 6-7 FT), 14 boards, two assists, and three turnovers in Saturday afternoon's loss to Boston.
Shaan Hoda
Sun, May 16th
Kyrie Irving remains unavailable to play for the Brooklyn Nets as an unvaccinated player. GM Sean Marks in a press release stated that no players will be permitted to play on a part-time basis.
Clinton Ho - FantasyPros
Wed, Oct 13th
 Karl-Anthony Towns compiled 28 points (10-19 FG, 4-11 3PT, 4-5 FT), eight boards, five assists, three steals, and two turnovers in Tuesday night's victory over Detroit.
Shaan Hoda
Wed, May 12th
Kyrie Irving was ruled out ahead ahead of the Nets game Saturday against Milwaukee.
Ari Koslow
Fri, Jun 18th
 Karl-Anthony Towns recorded 27 points (8-16 FG, 2-6 3PT, 9-11 FT), six boards, four assists, and four turnovers in Friday night's defeat to Miami.
Shaan Hoda
Fri, May 7th
The Brooklyn Nets are reportedly preparing to be without Kyrie Irving for the remainder of their current series against Milwaukee.
Ari Koslow
Tue, Jun 15th
 Karl-Anthony Towns amassed 28 points (8-19 FG, 4-9 3PT, 8-8 FT), 14 boards, three assists, three steals, and four turnovers in Saturday night's overtime loss to New Orleans.
Shaan Hoda
Sun, May 2nd
Kyrie Irving is set to miss Game 5 against the Milwaukee Bucks after injuring his ankle in Game 4 of the series. Head coach Steve Nash has said he has "no idea" if Irving will return this series.
Ethan Biddle - The Work of Ethan Biddle
Mon, Jun 14th
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