Skip to main content

Who Should I Start?

Nikola Jokic or James Harden


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
Expert
Recommendation
90%
Recommended by
9 of 10 experts
10%
Recommended by
1 of 10 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 1# 3
   
Projections 
   
Minutes33.936.6
Field Goals Made10.06.1
Field Goals Att17.814.5
Field Goals %.559.448
Three Points Made1.52.7
Three Points Att4.07.5
Three Points %.362.359
Free Throws Made4.56.8
Free Throws Att5.57.7
Free Throws %.815.873
Offensive Rebound2.40.9
Rebounds12.37.6
Assists7.510.1
Turnovers3.44.3
Steals1.31.3
Blocks0.80.8
Points25.821.4
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 2# 8
   
Keith Lott
Fantasy Six Pack
# 1# 2
   
Chris Ferro
FantasyPros
# 1# 6
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 1# 5
   
Ethan Masel
The Fantasy Bulletin
# 1# 5
   
Dylan Licciardo
FF Gamers
# 8# 12
   
Alex Burns
FantasyPros
# 1# 3
   
Kyle Williams
Fantasy Six Pack
# 2# 6
   
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
FantasyPros
# 2# 5
   
Zach Lowder
Every Day Fan Sports
# 5# 3
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
2021 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,2091,403
   
Field Goals Made367249
   
Field Goals Att648594
   
Field Goals %.566.419
   
Three Points Made5592
   
Three Points Att153270
   
Three Points %.360.341
   
Free Throws Made147273
   
Free Throws Att188315
   
Free Throws %.782.867
   
Offensive Rebound10037
   
Rebounds516304
   
Assists272381
   
Turnovers133179
   
Steals4852
   
Blocks3028
   
Points936863
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
2021 Projections 
   
   
Minutes33.936.6
   
Field Goals Made10.06.1
   
Field Goals Att17.814.5
   
Field Goals %.559.448
   
Three Points Made1.52.7
   
Three Points Att4.07.5
   
Three Points %.362.359
   
Free Throws Made4.56.8
   
Free Throws Att5.57.7
   
Free Throws %.815.873
   
Offensive Rebound2.40.9
   
Rebounds12.37.6
   
Assists7.510.1
   
Turnovers3.44.3
   
Steals1.31.3
   
Blocks0.80.8
   
Points25.821.4
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
James Harden
G - BKN
James Harden
News 
 Nikola Jokic tallied 25 points (10-18 FG, 2-5 3PT), 15 rebounds and 14 assists in 37 minutes of Denver's 125-102 loss to the Jazz on Sunday.
Diego Sandoval
Sun, Jan 16th
James Harden scored 22 points (5-12 FG, 2-4 3PT, 10-15 FT) to go along with seven rebounds, 10 assists and two steals on Monday against the Cavaliers.
Ari Koslow
Mon, Jan 17th
 Nikola Jokic tallied 17 points (7-12 FG, 1-2 3PT), 13 assists and 12 rebounds in only 28 minutes of Denver's 133-96 win over the Lakers on Saturday.
Diego Sandoval
Sat, Jan 15th
James Harden scored 27 points (9-15 FG, 2-5 3PT, 7-8 FT) to go along with eight rebounds, 15 assists, one steal and one block on Saturday against the Pelicans.
Ari Koslow
Sat, Jan 15th
 Nikola Jokic tallied 20 points (8-10 FG, 1-2 3PT), eight rebounds and seven assists in just 28 minutes of Denver's 140-108 win over the Blazers on Thursday.
Diego Sandoval
Fri, Jan 14th
James Harden scored 26 points (7-22 FG, 3-11 3PT, 9-9 FT) to go along with seven rebounds, nine assists, three steals and three blocks on Thursday against the Thunder.
Ari Koslow
Fri, Jan 14th
 Nikola Jokic tallied 21 points (9-14 FG, 1-3 3PT), 13 rebounds and eight assists in 37 minutes of Denver's 87-85 loss to the Clippers on Tuesday.
Diego Sandoval
Wed, Jan 12th
James Harden scored 25 points (6-13 FG, 5-8 3PT, 8-8 FT) to go along with seven rebounds, 16 assists, one steal and one block on Wednesday against the Bulls.
Ari Koslow
Thu, Jan 13th
 Nikola Jokic tallied 22 points (8-21 FG, 1-3 3PT), 18 rebounds and six assists in 33 minutes of Denver's 99-95 win over the Thunder on Sunday.
Diego Sandoval
Sun, Jan 9th
James Harden (left knee hyperextension) is listed as questionable for Wednesday night's game against the Bulls in Chicago.
Chris Ferro
Tue, Jan 11th
Notes 
There are no recent notes for these players