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Karl-Anthony Towns or Trae Young

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Expert
Recommendation
77%
Recommended by
10 of 13 experts
23%
Recommended by
3 of 13 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 14
   
Projections 
   
Minutes33.834.0
Field Goals Made8.78.0
Field Goals Att17.118.2
Field Goals %.510.441
Three Points Made2.93.0
Three Points Att6.88.8
Three Points %.424.337
Free Throws Made5.07.6
Free Throws Att6.18.8
Free Throws %.818.864
Offensive Rebound0.20.2
Rebounds11.43.9
Assists3.89.2
Turnovers3.24.2
Steals0.91.0
Blocks1.50.1
Points25.326.6
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertOUT-
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 4# 6
   
Keith Lott
Fantasy Six Pack
# 6# 19
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 10# 12
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 7# 18
   
Dave Kluge
FantasyPros
# 7# 16
   
Adam Koffler
FantasyPros
# 18# 39
   
Ethan Masel
The Fantasy Bulletin
# 3# 40
   
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
# 5# 29
   
Alex Burns
FantasyPros
# 6# 8
   
Matt MacKay
FantasyPros
# 7# 13
   
Dan Titus
FantasyPros
# 13# 9
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 22# 10
   
Chris Ferro
FantasyPros
# 14# 9
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
2020 Stats 
   
   
Minutes132425
   
Field Goals Made2983
   
Field Goals Att63215
   
Field Goals %.460.386
   
Three Points Made620
   
Three Points Att1673
   
Three Points %.375.274
   
Free Throws Made24112
   
Free Throws Att25126
   
Free Throws %.960.889
   
Offensive Rebound1613
   
Rebounds5058
   
Assists17116
   
Turnovers1055
   
Steals29
   
Blocks112
   
Points88298
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
2020 Projections 
   
   
Minutes33.834.0
   
Field Goals Made8.78.0
   
Field Goals Att17.118.2
   
Field Goals %.510.441
   
Three Points Made2.93.0
   
Three Points Att6.88.8
   
Three Points %.424.337
   
Free Throws Made5.07.6
   
Free Throws Att6.18.8
   
Free Throws %.818.864
   
Offensive Rebound0.20.2
   
Rebounds11.43.9
   
Assists3.89.2
   
Turnovers3.24.2
   
Steals0.91.0
   
Blocks1.50.1
   
Points25.326.6
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Karl-Anthony Towns
C - MIN
Karl-Anthony Towns
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
News 
 Karl-Anthony Towns (health and safety protocols) has been ruled out for Monday's game against the Hawks.
Damian McCoade II
Sun, Jan 17th
Trae Young poured in 38 points (11-26 FG, 3-5 3PT, 13-19 FT), four rebounds, 10 assists, two steals, one block, and two turnovers in Wednesday night's comeback win against Detroit.
Shaan Hoda
Thu, Jan 21st
 Timberwolves C Karl-Anthony Towns says on social media that he has tested positive for COVID-19.
Adam Koffler
Fri, Jan 15th
Trae Young is available to play against the Pistons, although dealing with a sore heel.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Wed, Jan 20th
 The game between the Grizzlies and Timberwolves, originally scheduled for Friday, has been postponed per Shams Charania.
Kyle Williams - Fantasy Six Pack
Fri, Jan 15th
Trae Young (heel) is officially probable for Wednesday's game versus Detroit.
Ross Jared Joswick
Tue, Jan 19th
 Karl-Anthony Towns compiled 25 points (8-17 FG, 1-4 3PT, 8-8 FT), 14 boards, three assists, two blocks, and one turnover in Wednesday night's loss to Memphis.
Shaan Hoda
Thu, Jan 14th
Trae Young notched 20 points (3-8 FG, 2-5 3PT, 12-13 FT), eight rebounds, 13 assists, three steals, and six turnovers in Monday's afternoon victory over the Wolves.
Shaan Hoda
Tue, Jan 19th
 Karl-Anthony Towns is available to play against the Grizzlies as he works his way back from a dislocated wrist.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Wed, Jan 13th
Trae Young registered 26 points (7-23 FG, 1-9 3PT, 11-12 FT), seven rebounds, 11 assists, and five turnovers in Saturday night's defeat to Portland.
Shaan Hoda
Sun, Jan 17th
Notes 
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