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Nikola Jokic or Giannis Antetokounmpo


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Giannis Antetokounmpo
F - MIL
Giannis Antetokounmpo
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
16 of 16 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 16 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 1# 8
   
Projections 
   
Minutes35.032.8
Field Goals Made10.210.3
Field Goals Att18.018.3
Field Goals %.564.566
Three Points Made1.31.1
Three Points Att3.43.7
Three Points %.396.301
Free Throws Made4.86.2
Free Throws Att5.59.8
Free Throws %.867.688
Offensive Rebound2.81.3
Rebounds10.812.4
Assists8.45.8
Turnovers3.13.5
Steals1.41.2
Blocks0.71.2
Points26.527.9
   
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Player Statistics Comparison
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Giannis Antetokounmpo
F - MIL
Giannis Antetokounmpo
2020 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,4451,979
   
Field Goals Made716620
   
Field Goals Att1,2651,088
   
Field Goals %.566.570
   
Three Points Made9266
   
Three Points Att234218
   
Three Points %.393.303
   
Free Throws Made333396
   
Free Throws Att384575
   
Free Throws %.867.689
   
Offensive Rebound20196
   
Rebounds761661
   
Assists586353
   
Turnovers220206
   
Steals9471
   
Blocks4872
   
Points1,8571,702
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Giannis Antetokounmpo
F - MIL
Giannis Antetokounmpo
2020 Projections 
   
   
Minutes35.032.8
   
Field Goals Made10.210.3
   
Field Goals Att18.018.3
   
Field Goals %.564.566
   
Three Points Made1.31.1
   
Three Points Att3.43.7
   
Three Points %.396.301
   
Free Throws Made4.86.2
   
Free Throws Att5.59.8
   
Free Throws %.867.688
   
Offensive Rebound2.81.3
   
Rebounds10.812.4
   
Assists8.45.8
   
Turnovers3.13.5
   
Steals1.41.2
   
Blocks0.71.2
   
Points26.527.9
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Giannis Antetokounmpo
F - MIL
Giannis Antetokounmpo
News 
 Nikola Jokic put an exclamation mark on his sensational 2020-2021 MVP campaign by recording his 16th triple-double of the season on Friday night. Jokic scored a highly-efficient 20 points (7-11 FG, 6-7 FT) to go along with 15 rebounds and 11 assists in a 104-91 win over Detroit.
Lucas Spence
Sat, May 15th
Giannis Antetokounmpo put up 40 points (14-18 FG, 1-1 3PT, 11-16 FT), 15 rebounds, and six assists Thursday night. He added one steal over 35 minutes of play.
Aaron Larson
Fri, May 14th
 Nikola Jokic continued to solidify his MVP campaign on Thursday evening, scoring 31 points (14-21 FG, 0-3 3-pt, 3-3 FT) while contributing 14 rebounds, four assists, a steal, and a block in a 114-103 win over Minnesota.
Lucas Spence
Thu, May 13th
Giannis Antetokounmpo recorded 27 points (11-18 FG, 0-3 3PT, 5-8 FT), 12 rebounds, and five assists Tuesday night. He added three steals over 32 minutes of play.
Aaron Larson
Wed, May 12th
 Nikola Jokic made a living at the charity stripe on Tuesday, scoring 30 points on 7-of-16 field goals and 16-of-17 free throws in a 117-112 win over the Hornets. Jokic added 11 rebounds and six assists in 33 minutes of action.
Lucas Spence
Tue, May 11th
Giannis Antetokounmpo tallied 28 points (11-16 FG, 0-2 3PT, 6-7 FT), three rebounds, and four assists. He failed to record a block or steal over 29 minutes of play.
Aaron Larson
Tue, May 11th
 Nikola Jokic scored 29 points (10-21 FG, 0-5 3-pt, 9-9 FT) while contributing seven rebounds, six assists, and five turnovers in 37 minutes of action during a 125-119 loss to the Nets on Saturday night.
Lucas Spence
Sun, May 9th
Giannis Antetokounmpo racked up 17 points (8-11 FG, 0-3 3PT, 1-2 FT), 11 rebounds, and seven assists Friday night. He added two steals and one block over 28 minutes of play.
Aaron Larson
Sat, May 8th
 Nikola Jokic finished a rebound shy of another triple-double on Friday night, scoring 24 points (9-11 FG, 2-2 3-pt, 4-4 FT), grabbing nine rebounds, and handing out 15 assists to go with a block and five turnovers in a 127-120 loss to Utah.
Lucas Spence
Sat, May 8th
Giannis Antetokounmpo is being considered a game-time decision ahead of the Bucks game Friday against Houston.
Ari Koslow
Fri, May 7th
Notes 
 Jokic was just one rebound away from starting the season with back-to-back triple-doubles. His 24 assists were the second-most in the entire NBA through two games played. An argument can be made for him as the top center in all of fantasy basketball
Aaron Larson - FantasyPros