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Who Should I Start?

Russell Westbrook or Donovan Mitchell

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Donovan Mitchell
G - UTH
Donovan Mitchell
Expert
Recommendation
67%
Recommended by
6 of 9 experts
33%
Recommended by
3 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 10
   
Projections 
   
Minutes35.834.6
Field Goals Made10.18.8
Field Goals Att21.519.6
Field Goals %.466.450
Three Points Made1.12.5
Three Points Att4.06.9
Three Points %.280.362
Free Throws Made5.04.1
Free Throws Att6.74.8
Free Throws %.754.854
Offensive Rebound1.30.6
Rebounds8.34.3
Assists7.54.2
Turnovers4.42.7
Steals1.71.1
Blocks0.40.2
Points26.124.4
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertOUT-
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 5# 15
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 9# 13
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 11# 17
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 11# 13
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 6# 9
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 9# 14
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 18# 13
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 18# 11
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 21# 12
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Donovan Mitchell
G - UTH
Donovan Mitchell
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,0492,342
   
Field Goals Made604600
   
Field Goals Att1,2811,333
   
Field Goals %.472.450
   
Three Points Made55173
   
Three Points Att213470
   
Three Points %.258.368
   
Free Throws Made290278
   
Free Throws Att380322
   
Free Throws %.763.863
   
Offensive Rebound10053
   
Rebounds452303
   
Assists401290
   
Turnovers255182
   
Steals9368
   
Blocks2014
   
Points1,5531,651
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Donovan Mitchell
G - UTH
Donovan Mitchell
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes35.834.6
   
Field Goals Made10.18.8
   
Field Goals Att21.519.6
   
Field Goals %.466.450
   
Three Points Made1.12.5
   
Three Points Att4.06.9
   
Three Points %.280.362
   
Free Throws Made5.04.1
   
Free Throws Att6.74.8
   
Free Throws %.754.854
   
Offensive Rebound1.30.6
   
Rebounds8.34.3
   
Assists7.54.2
   
Turnovers4.42.7
   
Steals1.71.1
   
Blocks0.40.2
   
Points26.124.4
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Donovan Mitchell
G - UTH
Donovan Mitchell
News 
 Rockets All-Star PG Russell Westbrook is expected to miss the start of round one of the playoffs after an MRI revealed strained quadriceps.
Adam Koffler
Thu, Aug 13th
Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell has been ruled out of Monday's game against the Mavericks due to a left lower leg peroneal strain.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Mon, Aug 10th
 Rockets PG Russell Westbrook had an MRI that revealed a strained right quadriceps. He will miss Friday‚Äôs game against Philadelphia and will be re-evaluated ahead of the playoffs.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Aug 12th
Donovan Mitchell was impressive in Saturday's double-overtime bout against the Denver Nuggets, dropping 35 points (12-33 FG, 6-7 FT) to go along with eight assists, one steal, one block, five triples, and five turnovers across 47 minutes in a 134-132 defeat.
Dan Titus
Sun, Aug 9th
 Russell Westbrook put up 20 points (8-17 FG, 2-2 FT, 2-4 3PT), five rebounds, six assists and one steal across 28 minutes during the Rockets' 105-123 loss to the Spurs on Tuesday.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Tue, Aug 11th
Jazz star Donovan Mitchell is available to play Saturday against the Nuggets after missing one game with a sore leg.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sat, Aug 8th
 After missing each of the last two games with a quad injury, Russell Westbrook will play on Tuesday against the Spurs but will rest on the second night of a back-to-back set Wednesday versus the Pacers.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Mon, Aug 10th
Jazz star Donovan Mitchell is being listed as questionable for Saturday's match-up against the Nuggets due to a leg injury.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sat, Aug 8th
 Russell Westbrook (quad) is doubtful to play Sunday against the Kings.
Adam Koffler
Sat, Aug 8th
Jazz star Donovan Mitchell is listed as out for Friday's game against the Spurs on the Official NBA Injury Report.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Thu, Aug 6th
Notes 
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