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Russell Westbrook or Chris Paul

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Chris Paul
G - OKC
Chris Paul
Expert
Recommendation
78%
Recommended by
7 of 9 experts
22%
Recommended by
2 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 10# 12
   
Projections 
   
Minutes35.731.8
Field Goals Made10.06.3
Field Goals Att21.412.8
Field Goals %.466.488
Three Points Made1.21.6
Three Points Att4.14.5
Three Points %.285.358
Free Throws Made5.03.6
Free Throws Att6.54.0
Free Throws %.764.896
Offensive Rebound1.20.3
Rebounds8.34.9
Assists7.56.8
Turnovers4.52.2
Steals1.71.6
Blocks0.40.1
Points26.017.7
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 5# 13
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 9# 23
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 18# 19
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 11# 15
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 11# 18
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 6# 13
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 9# 16
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 19# 4
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 18# 14
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Chris Paul
G - OKC
Chris Paul
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,9872,069
   
Field Goals Made591409
   
Field Goals Att1,250833
   
Field Goals %.473.491
   
Three Points Made53104
   
Three Points Att207286
   
Three Points %.256.364
   
Free Throws Made283233
   
Free Throws Att366259
   
Free Throws %.773.900
   
Offensive Rebound10022
   
Rebounds444319
   
Assists386441
   
Turnovers247145
   
Steals90100
   
Blocks199
   
Points1,5181,155
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Chris Paul
G - OKC
Chris Paul
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes35.731.8
   
Field Goals Made10.06.3
   
Field Goals Att21.412.8
   
Field Goals %.466.488
   
Three Points Made1.21.6
   
Three Points Att4.14.5
   
Three Points %.285.358
   
Free Throws Made5.03.6
   
Free Throws Att6.54.0
   
Free Throws %.764.896
   
Offensive Rebound1.20.3
   
Rebounds8.34.9
   
Assists7.56.8
   
Turnovers4.52.2
   
Steals1.71.6
   
Blocks0.40.1
   
Points26.017.7
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Chris Paul
G - OKC
Chris Paul
News 
 Russell Westbrook provided 15 points (5-14 FG, 5-13 FT, 0-2 3PT), three rebounds, nine assists, two steals and one block across 35 minutes during the Rockets 102-110 loss to the Blazers on Tuesday.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Wed, Aug 5th
Chris Paul scored 23 points (8-17 FG, 5-6 FT, 2-6 3PT) with two rebounds, eight assists, and five turnovers in 38 minutes in Monday's 121-113 overtime loss to the Nuggets.
Adam Koffler
Mon, Aug 3rd
 Russell Westbrook put up 31 points (10-21 FG, 10-12 FT, 1-3 3PT), six rebounds, eight assists and one block across 38 minutes of action during the Rockets 120-116 victory over the Bucks.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sun, Aug 2nd
Chris Paul played well in a 110-94 win against the Utah Jazz, scoring 18 points (7-11 FG, 3-3 FT) along with seven assists, seven rebounds, two steals, and one three-pointer in 27 minutes.
Dan Titus
Sat, Aug 1st
 Russell Westbrook put up 31 points (13-30 FG, 4-8 FT, 1-3 3PT), 11 rebounds, eight assists, two steals and one block across 43 minutes during the Rockets' 153-149 victory over the Mavericks on Friday.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sat, Aug 1st
Chris Paul is set to produce a docuseries focused on basketball programs at historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). The show is slated to unfold throughout the 2020-21 season and will look at the challenges HBCU schools face when competing with more prominent mainstream programs to attract top basketball recruits.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Wed, Jul 1st
 Russell Westbrook scored 19 points (6-10 FG, 6-6 FT, 1-2 3PT), six rebounds, eight assists and one steal across 26 minutes of action during Tuesday's 137-112 victory over the Celtics.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Tue, Jul 28th
President of the Players Association, Chris Paul, arranged a private call with some of the biggest names in the game on Monday to discuss resuming play on the 2019-20 season. Participants included LeBron James, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Stephen Curry, Damian Lillard, and Russell Westbrook.
Adam Koffler
Wed, May 13th
 Russell Westbrook scored eight points (3-14 FG, 0-2 3PT, 2-2 FT), six rebounds and five assists across 26 minutes during Sunday's 119-104 victory over the Grizzlies.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sun, Jul 26th
The Knicks reportedly have interest in acquiring PG Chris Paul. The team believes that the veteran point guard could help "jump-start the Knicks effort to build a winning culture," per Ian Begley of SNY.
Brad Camara
Fri, May 1st
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