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Nikola Jokic or Trae Young

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Expert
Recommendation
82%
Recommended by
9 of 11 experts
18%
Recommended by
2 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 7# 11
   
Projections 
   
Minutes32.134.6
Field Goals Made7.78.6
Field Goals Att14.719.7
Field Goals %.527.436
Three Points Made1.13.1
Three Points Att3.58.9
Three Points %.312.355
Free Throws Made3.47.0
Free Throws Att4.18.2
Free Throws %.815.859
Offensive Rebound2.10.4
Rebounds9.84.1
Assists7.09.2
Turnovers3.14.6
Steals1.21.0
Blocks0.60.2
Points20.027.5
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 4# 7
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 4# 11
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 9# 11
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 6# 16
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 6# 17
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 10# 12
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 8# 14
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 6# 8
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 6# 7
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 17# 9
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 9# 8
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,3362,089
   
Field Goals Made565539
   
Field Goals Att1,0711,229
   
Field Goals %.528.439
   
Three Points Made80205
   
Three Points Att255561
   
Three Points %.314.365
   
Free Throws Made246476
   
Free Throws Att301551
   
Free Throws %.817.864
   
Offensive Rebound16631
   
Rebounds711250
   
Assists512553
   
Turnovers226283
   
Steals8563
   
Blocks448
   
Points1,4561,759
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes32.134.6
   
Field Goals Made7.78.6
   
Field Goals Att14.719.7
   
Field Goals %.527.436
   
Three Points Made1.13.1
   
Three Points Att3.58.9
   
Three Points %.312.355
   
Free Throws Made3.47.0
   
Free Throws Att4.18.2
   
Free Throws %.815.859
   
Offensive Rebound2.10.4
   
Rebounds9.84.1
   
Assists7.09.2
   
Turnovers3.14.6
   
Steals1.21.0
   
Blocks0.60.2
   
Points20.027.5
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
News 
 Nikola Jokic recorded 20 points (9-16 FG, 1-4 3PT, 1-1 FT), seven rebounds, five assists, three steals, and one turnover in Saturday night's defeat to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Sun, Sep 27th
According to ESPN's Jackie MacMullan, the NBA is moving toward creating a 'second bubble’ in Chicago for the eight non-playoff teams that will not be participating in the NBA restart in Orlando.
Dan Titus
Thu, Jul 2nd
 Nikola Jokic chipped in 22 points (9-14 FG, 1-3 3PT, 3-4 FT), 10 rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers in Tuesday night's win against the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Wed, Sep 23rd
Hawks All-Star point guard Trae Young is wants to improve his conditioning level this offseason in an effort to "play at 100% for a longer period of time on both ends."
Dan Titus
Fri, Jun 12th
 Nikola Jokic notched 30 points (9-20 FG, 1-4 3PT, 11-12 FT), six boards, nine assists, four steals, and two turnovers in Sunday night's close loss to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 21st
Hawks guard Trae Young spoke with Adrian Wojnarowski and WNBA Star Chiney Ogwumike on ESPN’s One Team Speaker Series and told them that he’s staying active, working out, and will be ready to go once the season picks back up.
Adam Koffler
Thu, May 21st
 Nikola Jokic recorded 21 points (8-14 FG, 5-7 FT), six rebounds, two assists, one block, and four turnovers in Friday's loss to the Lakers.
Shaan Hoda
Sat, Sep 19th
Trae Young scored 31 points (11-25 FG, 6-13 3PT, 3-4 FT), grabbed four rebounds, distributed 16 assists, and had six turnovers in Monday night’s home win against Charlotte.
Kyle Clancy
Mon, Mar 9th
 Nikola Jokic poured in 16 points (5-13 FG, 0-4 3PT, 6-6 FT), 22 rebounds, 13 assists, two steals, three blocks, and five turnovers in Tuesday night's Game 7 victory versus the Clippers.
Shaan Hoda
Wed, Sep 16th
Trae Young scored 16 points (4-16 FG, 1-10 3PT, 7-9 FT), with five rebounds, four assists, two steals, and five turnovers in 28 minutes in Saturday night’s 118-101 loss to Memphis.
Adam Koffler
Sat, Mar 7th
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