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Karl-Anthony Towns or LeBron James

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
Expert
Recommendation
55%
Recommended by
6 of 11 experts
45%
Recommended by
5 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 4# 6
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.734.8
Field Goals Made9.09.6
Field Goals Att17.419.3
Field Goals %.518.496
Three Points Made2.52.2
Three Points Att6.06.3
Three Points %.414.344
Free Throws Made5.14.1
Free Throws Att6.25.8
Free Throws %.819.696
Offensive Rebound1.20.9
Rebounds11.67.8
Assists3.710.0
Turnovers3.03.9
Steals0.91.2
Blocks1.40.6
Points25.625.4
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 4# 6
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 6# 12
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 1# 12
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 1# 11
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 1# 7
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 5# 7
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 31# 4
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 8# 7
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 76# 10
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 19# 5
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 11# 5
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,1872,284
   
Field Goals Made316629
   
Field Goals Att6221,278
   
Field Goals %.508.492
   
Three Points Made114145
   
Three Points Att277419
   
Three Points %.412.346
   
Free Throws Made180260
   
Free Throws Att226376
   
Free Throws %.797.692
   
Offensive Rebound9565
   
Rebounds379510
   
Assists153677
   
Turnovers110258
   
Steals3377
   
Blocks4236
   
Points9261,663
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.734.8
   
Field Goals Made9.09.6
   
Field Goals Att17.419.3
   
Field Goals %.518.496
   
Three Points Made2.52.2
   
Three Points Att6.06.3
   
Three Points %.414.344
   
Free Throws Made5.14.1
   
Free Throws Att6.25.8
   
Free Throws %.819.696
   
Offensive Rebound1.20.9
   
Rebounds11.67.8
   
Assists3.710.0
   
Turnovers3.03.9
   
Steals0.91.2
   
Blocks1.40.6
   
Points25.625.4
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
News 
 After the tragic death of his mother due to COVID-19, The Minnesota Timberwolves have been supporting Karl-Anthony Towns emotionally and “giving him space” as it relates to his physical recovery from a broken wrist.
Adam Koffler
Thu, Jun 11th
LeBron James dropped a game-high 40 points (15-21 FG, 4-6 FT) while grabbing 13 rebounds, dishing out seven assists, and adding three steals, six triples, and four turnovers across 42 minutes of play in a 111-108 loss to the Miami Heat in Game 5 on Friday night.
Dan Titus
Sat, Oct 10th
 Karl-Anthony Towns continues to heal from the broken left wrist, and the Wolves say surgery is not being discussed as an option, and he will be re-evaluated in another two weeks.
Adam Koffler
Fri, Mar 6th
LeBron James scored an efficient 25 points (9-17 FG, 2-4 3PT, 5-6 FT) along with a game-high 13 rebounds, nine assists, one steal, and one turnover across 36 minutes in a 116-98 blowout win against the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.
Dan Titus
Thu, Oct 1st
 Karl-Anthony Towns was diagnosed with a fractured left wrist and will be re-evaluated in two weeks.
Brad Camara
Fri, Feb 21st
LeBron James was magnificent in a Game 5 victory over the Nuggets, scoring a game-high 38 points (15-25 FG, 1-4 3PT, 7-8 FT) with 16 rebounds, 10 assists, and one steal across 40 minutes in a 117-107 win over the Denver Nuggets.
Dan Titus
Sun, Sep 27th
 Karl-Anthony Towns will miss games and remains without a timetable to return from his left wrist injury, per Minnesota Timberwolves Head Coach Ryan Sanders.
Brad Camara
Thu, Feb 20th
LeBron James scored 26 points (7-18 FG, 1-3 3PT, 11-14 FT) with nine rebounds and eight assists as the Lakers take a 3-1 series lead over the Rockets with a 114-108 win in Game 4.
Adam Koffler
Fri, Sep 25th
 Karl-Anthony Towns (wrist) is expected to miss multiple games after the All-Star break.
Brad Camara
Thu, Feb 13th
LeBron James racked up 26 points (10-20 FG, 3-8 3PT, 3-4 FT), 11 boards, four assists, two blocks, and six turnovers in Sunday night's tight win against the Nuggets.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 21st
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