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Marcus Smart or Derrick White

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Marcus Smart
G - BOS
Marcus Smart
Derrick White
G - SAS
Derrick White
Expert
Recommendation
89%
Recommended by
8 of 9 experts
11%
Recommended by
1 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 38# 41
   
Projections 
   
Minutes30.925.1
Field Goals Made4.13.8
Field Goals Att10.58.2
Field Goals %.387.465
Three Points Made2.11.1
Three Points Att6.13.0
Three Points %.346.366
Free Throws Made1.92.6
Free Throws Att2.43.1
Free Throws %.824.844
Offensive Rebound0.50.5
Rebounds3.93.3
Assists4.43.6
Turnovers1.71.4
Steals1.70.7
Blocks0.50.9
Points12.211.3
   
Misc 
   
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Player Statistics Comparison
  Marcus Smart
G - BOS
Marcus Smart
Derrick White
G - SAS
Derrick White
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,8351,578
   
Field Goals Made249236
   
Field Goals Att657511
   
Field Goals %.379.462
   
Three Points Made13371
   
Three Points Att381189
   
Three Points %.349.376
   
Free Throws Made124172
   
Free Throws Att149202
   
Free Throws %.832.852
   
Offensive Rebound4235
   
Rebounds219210
   
Assists268224
   
Turnovers10183
   
Steals9543
   
Blocks2957
   
Points755715
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Marcus Smart
G - BOS
Marcus Smart
Derrick White
G - SAS
Derrick White
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes30.925.1
   
Field Goals Made4.13.8
   
Field Goals Att10.58.2
   
Field Goals %.387.465
   
Three Points Made2.11.1
   
Three Points Att6.13.0
   
Three Points %.346.366
   
Free Throws Made1.92.6
   
Free Throws Att2.43.1
   
Free Throws %.824.844
   
Offensive Rebound0.50.5
   
Rebounds3.93.3
   
Assists4.43.6
   
Turnovers1.71.4
   
Steals1.70.7
   
Blocks0.50.9
   
Points12.211.3
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Marcus Smart
G - BOS
Marcus Smart
Derrick White
G - SAS
Derrick White
News 
 Marcus Smart started at point guard and generated a team-high six assists while contributing 12 points (2-5 FG, 6-6 FT) with five rebounds, three steals, and two three's across 33 minutes in the lop-sided 149-115 win against the Nets on Wednesday night.
Dan Titus
Thu, Aug 6th
Derrick White led the Spurs with 24 points (8-15 FG, 4-9 3PT, 4-5 FT), six rebounds, four assists, one block, and one steal in Friday's 119-111 win over the Jazz.
Dave Kluge
Fri, Aug 7th
 The NBA has fined Celtics guard Marcus Smart $15k following his comments about the officiating during Friday's loss to the Bucks, per Shams Charania.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sat, Aug 1st
Derrick White logged 23 points (6-15 FG, 4-10 3PT, 7-8 FT), seven assists, three rebounds, two steals, and one block in Wednesday's 132-126 loss to the Nuggets.
Dave Kluge
Thu, Aug 6th
 Marcus Smart had an efficient night against the Bucks, putting up 23 points (7-11 FG, 3-6 3PT, 6-8 FT) along with four rebounds, one assist, one steal, and three three-pointers across 32 minutes in a 119-112 loss on Friday.
Dan Titus
Fri, Jul 31st
Derrick White matched his career-high with 26 points (8-15 FG, 6-6 FT, 4-9 3PT) to go along with eight rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers across 33 minutes in Friday's 129-120 win over the Kings.
Adam Koffler
Sat, Aug 1st
 Marcus Smart has stated that 'everything is as normal as it's going to get'. Smart explained that he is not feeling lingering effects of the coronavirus as he has started with practice again.
Brett Tomlinson
Wed, Jul 15th
Derrick White supplied 14 points (5-11 FG, 1-4 3PT, 3-4 FT), seven rebounds, nine assists, two steals, and four blocks across 35 minutes of play Tuesday.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Mar 11th
 Marcus Smart scored 16 points on 6-for-14 shooting with five assists, five rebounds, and two three-pointers over 36 minutes as the Celtics beat the Pacers on Tuesday night.
John Aubin
Wed, Mar 11th
Derrick White will start for the injured Dejounte Murray (calf) tonight against Dallas.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Mar 10th
Notes 
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