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Nikola Jokic or James Harden


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
Expert
Recommendation
94%
Recommended by
15 of 16 experts
6%
Recommended by
1 of 16 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 1
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.937.5
Field Goals Made10.27.7
Field Goals Att18.016.8
Field Goals %.564.455
Three Points Made1.43.1
Three Points Att3.48.4
Three Points %.403.365
Free Throws Made4.56.3
Free Throws Att5.37.1
Free Throws %.854.874
Offensive Rebound2.70.5
Rebounds10.96.4
Assists8.49.8
Turnovers3.14.1
Steals1.41.1
Blocks0.70.7
Points26.224.7
   
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Player Statistics Comparison
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
2020 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,3081,558
   
Field Goals Made676334
   
Field Goals Att1,196722
   
Field Goals %.565.463
   
Three Points Made90117
   
Three Points Att222327
   
Three Points %.405.358
   
Free Throws Made301275
   
Free Throws Att351316
   
Free Throws %.858.870
   
Offensive Rebound18835
   
Rebounds720336
   
Assists557457
   
Turnovers206173
   
Steals9350
   
Blocks4629
   
Points1,7431,060
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
2020 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.937.5
   
Field Goals Made10.27.7
   
Field Goals Att18.016.8
   
Field Goals %.564.455
   
Three Points Made1.43.1
   
Three Points Att3.48.4
   
Three Points %.403.365
   
Free Throws Made4.56.3
   
Free Throws Att5.37.1
   
Free Throws %.854.874
   
Offensive Rebound2.70.5
   
Rebounds10.96.4
   
Assists8.49.8
   
Turnovers3.14.1
   
Steals1.41.1
   
Blocks0.70.7
   
Points26.224.7
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
News 
 Nikola Jokic was all over the court on Wednesday night in a win over the Knicks, scoring 32 points (10-16 FG, 0-2 3-pt, 12-15 FT) while contributing 12 rebounds, six assists, two steals, two blocks, and four turnovers in just 29 minutes of action.
Lucas Spence
Wed, May 5th
Nets' G James Harden told reporters on Thursday that he expects to return to game action prior to the start of the playoffs.
Jack Mannis
Thu, May 6th
 Nikola Jokic scored 32 points (12-28 FG, 1-4 3-pt, 7-8 FT) to go along with nine rebounds, five assists, two steals, a block, and two turnovers in a 93-89 loss to the Lakers on Monday night.
Lucas Spence
Tue, May 4th
Nets G James Harden (hamstring) will be out indefinitely after experiencing a setback in his rehabilitation.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Apr 20th
 Nikola Jokic was in MVP form on Saturday night, scoring 30 points (9-17 FG, 2-6 3-pt, 10-10 FT) to go along with 14 rebounds, seven assists, and a block during a 110-104 win over the Clippers.
Lucas Spence
Sun, May 2nd
Brooklyn Nets PG James Harden (hamstring) has been ruled out against the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday due to a strained right hamstring.
Matthew MacKay
Tue, Apr 20th
 Nikola Jokic scored 19 points (8-13 FG, 2-3 3-pt, 1-1 FT) and grabbed 11 rebounds while adding two assists and a steal in just 28 minutes during a 121-111 win over Toronto on Thursday.
Lucas Spence
Fri, Apr 30th
Nets star guard James Harden (hamstring) will miss at least the next few games and will be re-evaluated in 10 days.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Apr 6th
 Nikola Jokic put forth an MVP-level effort on Wednesday night, scoring 32 points (12-20 FG, 2-4 3-pt, 6-8 FT) while contributing seven rebounds, eight assists, three steals, three blocks, and six turnovers in a narrow 114-112 victory over the Pelicans.
Lucas Spence
Wed, Apr 28th
Nets' SG James Harden will miss the remainder of the Nets' matchup with the Knicks.
Jack Mannis
Mon, Apr 5th
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