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Nikola Vucevic or D'Angelo Russell

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Nikola Vucevic
C - ORL
Nikola Vucevic
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Expert
Recommendation
91%
Recommended by
10 of 11 experts
9%
Recommended by
1 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 22# 26
   
Projections 
   
Minutes31.931.6
Field Goals Made7.97.7
Field Goals Att16.318.0
Field Goals %.483.429
Three Points Made1.43.2
Three Points Att4.28.7
Three Points %.344.369
Free Throws Made2.12.9
Free Throws Att2.63.7
Free Throws %.795.797
Offensive Rebound1.80.2
Rebounds10.84.0
Assists3.66.1
Turnovers1.53.1
Steals0.91.1
Blocks0.80.3
Points19.421.7
   
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Player Statistics Comparison
  Nikola Vucevic
C - ORL
Nikola Vucevic
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,9651,452
   
Field Goals Made485360
   
Field Goals Att1,012846
   
Field Goals %.479.426
   
Three Points Made96158
   
Three Points Att283431
   
Three Points %.339.367
   
Free Throws Made131161
   
Free Throws Att166199
   
Free Throws %.789.809
   
Offensive Rebound13517
   
Rebounds658177
   
Assists219285
   
Turnovers85147
   
Steals5248
   
Blocks4713
   
Points1,1971,039
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Nikola Vucevic
C - ORL
Nikola Vucevic
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes31.931.6
   
Field Goals Made7.97.7
   
Field Goals Att16.318.0
   
Field Goals %.483.429
   
Three Points Made1.43.2
   
Three Points Att4.28.7
   
Three Points %.344.369
   
Free Throws Made2.12.9
   
Free Throws Att2.63.7
   
Free Throws %.795.797
   
Offensive Rebound1.80.2
   
Rebounds10.84.0
   
Assists3.66.1
   
Turnovers1.53.1
   
Steals0.91.1
   
Blocks0.80.3
   
Points19.421.7
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Nikola Vucevic
C - ORL
Nikola Vucevic
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
News 
 Nikola Vucevic scored a team-high 22 points (9-25 FG, 3-10 3Pt, 1-2 FT), 15 rebounds, five assists and one steal in 40 minutes during Saturday's 118-104 Game 5 loss to the Bucks.
Brad Camara
Sat, Aug 29th
In an interview with senior writer Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic, Timberwolves G D'Angelo Russell stated, “this is where I’m supposed to be.” Russell was referring to the warm reception he received from fans and the Timberwolves organization upon arriving at the Minnesota airport after being traded by the Golden State Warriors on February 6, 2020.
Dan Titus
Thu, May 14th
 Nikola Vucevic posted 31 points (11-20 FG, 6-10 3PT, 3-3 FT), 11 rebounds, seven assists, and two blocks over 38 minutes of play Monday.
Aaron Larson
Mon, Aug 24th
D'Angelo Russell put up 28 points (8-15 FG, 5-12 3PT, 7-9 FT), six rebounds, five assists, and four steals across 33 minutes of play Tuesday night.
Aaron Larson
Wed, Mar 11th
 Nikola Vucevic totaled 20 points (8-19 FG, 2-8 3Pt, 2-2 FT), five rebounds, two assists and two steals across 35 minutes during Saturday's 121-107 Game 3 loss to the Bucks.
Brad Camara
Sat, Aug 22nd
D'Angelo Russell scored 19 points (6-18 FG, 0-7 3PT, 7-7 FT), with six rebounds, five assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers in 35 minutes in Sunday's 120-107 loss to New Orleans.
Adam Koffler
Mon, Mar 9th
 Nikola Vucevic scored a game-high 32 points (13-23 FG, 2-8 3PT, 4-4 FT) and grabbed 10 rebounds along with two assists, one block, and three turnovers across 35 minutes in a Game 2 loss to the Bucks.
Dan Titus
Thu, Aug 20th
D'Angelo Russell mustered just five points (2-14 FG, 0-4 3PT, 1-2 FT), five rebounds, and three assists over 23 minutes of play Friday.
Aaron Larson
Sat, Mar 7th
 Nikola Vucevic was dominant in a big 122-110 Game 1 win over the Bucks, scoring 35 points (15-24 FG, 5-8 3PT) with 12 rebounds, three assists, one steal, and five turnovers in 36 minutes of action.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Aug 18th
D’Angelo Russell totaled 19 points (6-13 FG, 4-10 3PT, 3-3 FT), three rebounds, four assists, and one steal in 31 minutes in the Timberwolves’ 115-108 victory over the Bulls on Wednesday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Thu, Mar 5th
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