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Russell Westbrook or Jayson Tatum

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
Expert
Recommendation
73%
Recommended by
8 of 11 experts
27%
Recommended by
3 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 18# 23
   
Projections 
   
Minutes35.733.9
Field Goals Made10.08.0
Field Goals Att21.517.6
Field Goals %.467.455
Three Points Made1.12.6
Three Points Att4.06.6
Three Points %.283.396
Free Throws Made5.03.7
Free Throws Att6.64.5
Free Throws %.761.815
Offensive Rebound1.30.8
Rebounds8.26.8
Assists7.52.8
Turnovers4.42.2
Steals1.61.4
Blocks0.40.8
Points26.122.3
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 9# 13
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 18# 25
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 18# 29
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 38# 44
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 32# 53
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 19# 27
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 10# 12
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 14# 15
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 23# 21
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 46# 8
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 23# 22
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,0492,265
   
Field Goals Made604552
   
Field Goals Att1,2811,226
   
Field Goals %.472.450
   
Three Points Made55189
   
Three Points Att213469
   
Three Points %.258.403
   
Free Throws Made290254
   
Free Throws Att380313
   
Free Throws %.763.812
   
Offensive Rebound10064
   
Rebounds452460
   
Assists401200
   
Turnovers255155
   
Steals9395
   
Blocks2056
   
Points1,5531,547
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes35.733.9
   
Field Goals Made10.08.0
   
Field Goals Att21.517.6
   
Field Goals %.467.455
   
Three Points Made1.12.6
   
Three Points Att4.06.6
   
Three Points %.283.396
   
Free Throws Made5.03.7
   
Free Throws Att6.64.5
   
Free Throws %.761.815
   
Offensive Rebound1.30.8
   
Rebounds8.26.8
   
Assists7.52.8
   
Turnovers4.42.2
   
Steals1.61.4
   
Blocks0.40.8
   
Points26.122.3
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Jayson Tatum
F - BOS
Jayson Tatum
News 
 Russell Westbrook played 36 minutes and produced 10 points (4-13 FG, 0-3 3PT, 2-6 FT) and added six assists, four rebounds, two steals, and three turnovers in a 119-96 Game 5 loss to the Lakers to be eliminated from the NBA playoffs.
Dan Titus
Sun, Sep 13th
Jayson Tatum recorded 24 points (9-26 FG, 3-10 3PT, 3-4 FT), seven boards, 11 assists, two steals, one block, and two turnovers in Sunday's defeat to Miami.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 28th
 Russell Westbrook struggled from the field, shooting 4-of-15 on his way to scoring 10 points. He also tallied a game-high 13 rebounds with four assists, two steals, one three-pointer, and seven turnovers in 33 minutes of play in a Game 2 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Dan Titus
Mon, Sep 7th
Jayson Tatum delivered a game-high 31 points (8-22 FG, 3-10 3PT, 12-14 FT) along with 10 rebounds, six assists, one steal, and two turnovers across 43 minutes in a 121-108 win over the Heat in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Dan Titus
Sat, Sep 26th
 Russell Westbrook scored 20 points to go along with nine rebounds, and two assists in the game 7 win against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Brett Tomlinson
Thu, Sep 3rd
Jayson Tatum dropped a game-high 28 points (10-22 FG, 4-11 3PT, 4-4 FT) along with nine rebounds, four assists, three blocks, one steal, and six turnovers in 39 minutes of play in a 112-109 loss to the Heat in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Dan Titus
Thu, Sep 24th
 Rockets' head coach Mike D'Antoni said that Russell Westbrook will likely see between 25-30 minutes of playing time on Monday against the Thunder.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Mon, Aug 31st
Jayson Tatum registered 25 points (9-20 FG, 2-7 3PT, 5-5 FT) 14 rebounds, eight assists and one block across 41 minutes in Saturday's 117-106 Game 3 win over the Heat.
Brad Camara
Sun, Sep 20th
 Making his first playoff appearance as a member of the Rockets, Russell Westbrook struggled to find his rhythm, putting up only seven points (3-13 FG, 1-2 FT, 0-2 3PT), six rebounds, seven assists and one steal across 24 minutes of action during the Rockets' 114-80 victory over the Thunder in Game 5.
Alex Burns - Hoop Beast
Sun, Aug 30th
Jayson Tatum played 42 minutes and contributed 21 points (6-12 FG, 0-2 3PT, 9-11 FT) and added five rebounds, four assists, one steal, one block, and five turnovers in a 106-101 loss to the Heat on Thursday night.
Dan Titus
Fri, Sep 18th
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