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Who Should I Start?

Lauri Markkanen or Steven Adams

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Steven Adams
C - OKC
Steven Adams
Expert
Recommendation
55%
Recommended by
6 of 11 experts
45%
Recommended by
5 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 60# 65
   
Projections 
   
Minutes27.327.8
Field Goals Made4.94.7
Field Goals Att11.38.0
Field Goals %.433.594
Three Points Made2.00.0
Three Points Att5.90.1
Three Points %.343.361
Free Throws Made2.41.9
Free Throws Att2.93.3
Free Throws %.832.576
Offensive Rebound0.72.7
Rebounds6.29.4
Assists1.32.2
Turnovers1.41.5
Steals0.70.9
Blocks0.51.1
Points14.311.4
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 70# 88
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 42# 78
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 29# 76
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 35# 86
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 73# 80
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 44# 92
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 112# 73
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 144# 114
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 200# 54
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 97# 78
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 110# 105
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Steven Adams
C - OKC
Steven Adams
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,4581,680
   
Field Goals Made247283
   
Field Goals Att582478
   
Field Goals %.424.592
   
Three Points Made1061
   
Three Points Att3113
   
Three Points %.341.333
   
Free Throws Made126117
   
Free Throws Att153201
   
Free Throws %.824.582
   
Offensive Rebound59207
   
Rebounds309583
   
Assists70146
   
Turnovers7994
   
Steals4251
   
Blocks2467
   
Points726684
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Steven Adams
C - OKC
Steven Adams
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes27.327.8
   
Field Goals Made4.94.7
   
Field Goals Att11.38.0
   
Field Goals %.433.594
   
Three Points Made2.00.0
   
Three Points Att5.90.1
   
Three Points %.343.361
   
Free Throws Made2.41.9
   
Free Throws Att2.93.3
   
Free Throws %.832.576
   
Offensive Rebound0.72.7
   
Rebounds6.29.4
   
Assists1.32.2
   
Turnovers1.41.5
   
Steals0.70.9
   
Blocks0.51.1
   
Points14.311.4
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Lauri Markkanen
F - CHI
Lauri Markkanen
Steven Adams
C - OKC
Steven Adams
News 
 Bulls Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Arturas Karnisovas told reporters that “our objective is to get the best version of Lauri [Markkanen] next year. We agreed in conversations that this is our objective, and we’re going to try to do it.”
Adam Koffler
Sun, Jun 7th
Steven Adams scored six points on 3-of-9 shooting, with 14 rebounds (nine offensive), one assist, one steal, and four turnovers across 31 minutes as Thunder force Game 7.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Sep 1st
 Lauri Markkanen recorded 15 points (6-13 FG, 3-9 3PT), four rebounds, and one steal over 27 minutes in Tuesday's 108-103 win over the Cavaliers.
Dave Kluge
Wed, Mar 11th
Steven Adams scored six points (3-7 FG, 0-3 FT), grabbed a team-high 13 rebounds and added two assists and a block across 35 minutes in a 119-107 victory over Houston.
Dan Titus
Sun, Aug 23rd
 Lauri Markkanen will play 20-22 minutes in Friday's matchup against the Pacers, per Bull's head coach Jim Boylen.
Dave Kluge
Fri, Mar 6th
Steven Adams posted 17 points (7-13 FG, 0-1 3PT, 3-6 FT), 12 rebounds, and two assists over 27 minutes of play Tuesday.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Aug 19th
 Lauri Markkanen scored 13 points (6-10 FG, 1-4 3PT) and grabbed four rebounds over 21 minutes in Wednesday's 115-108 loss to the Timberwolves.
Dave Kluge
Wed, Mar 4th
Steven Adams scored eight points (4-7 FG, 0-2 FT), snagged eight rebounds, and stole one ball over 20 minutes in Wednesday's win over the Heat.
Dave Kluge
Thu, Aug 13th
 Lauri Markkanen will return to action Wednesday for the first time after being sidelined since late January with a pelvis injury.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Mar 4th
Steven Adams (leg contusion) has been ruled out Monday vs. the Suns.
Adam Koffler
Mon, Aug 10th
Notes 
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