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Russell Westbrook or Nikola Vucevic

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Nikola Vucevic
C - ORL
Nikola Vucevic
Expert
Recommendation
73%
Recommended by
8 of 11 experts
27%
Recommended by
3 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 18# 22
   
Projections 
   
Minutes35.731.9
Field Goals Made10.07.9
Field Goals Att21.516.3
Field Goals %.467.483
Three Points Made1.11.4
Three Points Att4.04.2
Three Points %.283.344
Free Throws Made5.02.1
Free Throws Att6.62.6
Free Throws %.761.795
Offensive Rebound1.31.8
Rebounds8.210.8
Assists7.53.6
Turnovers4.41.5
Steals1.60.9
Blocks0.40.8
Points26.119.4
   
Misc 
   
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Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 9# 30
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 18# 28
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 23# 31
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 18# 21
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 23# 25
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 19# 35
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 10# 22
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 14# 28
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 38# 13
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 46# 18
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 32# 27
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Nikola Vucevic
C - ORL
Nikola Vucevic
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,0491,965
   
Field Goals Made604485
   
Field Goals Att1,2811,012
   
Field Goals %.472.479
   
Three Points Made5596
   
Three Points Att213283
   
Three Points %.258.339
   
Free Throws Made290131
   
Free Throws Att380166
   
Free Throws %.763.789
   
Offensive Rebound100135
   
Rebounds452658
   
Assists401219
   
Turnovers25585
   
Steals9352
   
Blocks2047
   
Points1,5531,197
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Nikola Vucevic
C - ORL
Nikola Vucevic
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes35.731.9
   
Field Goals Made10.07.9
   
Field Goals Att21.516.3
   
Field Goals %.467.483
   
Three Points Made1.11.4
   
Three Points Att4.04.2
   
Three Points %.283.344
   
Free Throws Made5.02.1
   
Free Throws Att6.62.6
   
Free Throws %.761.795
   
Offensive Rebound1.31.8
   
Rebounds8.210.8
   
Assists7.53.6
   
Turnovers4.41.5
   
Steals1.60.9
   
Blocks0.40.8
   
Points26.119.4
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Russell Westbrook
G - HOU
Russell Westbrook
Nikola Vucevic
C - ORL
Nikola Vucevic
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
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
 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
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
 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
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
 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
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
 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
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
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