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Trae Young or LaMelo Ball


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
Experts' Pick
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
LaMelo Ball
G - CHA
LaMelo Ball
Expert
Recommendation
50%
Recommended by
5 of 10 experts
50%
Recommended by
5 of 10 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 3# 6
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.532.2
Field Goals Made8.77.0
Field Goals Att19.316.1
Field Goals %.450.434
Three Points Made2.62.4
Three Points Att7.36.3
Three Points %.358.378
Free Throws Made6.42.8
Free Throws Att7.23.4
Free Throws %.890.814
Offensive Rebound0.71.5
Rebounds3.96.8
Assists9.27.4
Turnovers3.93.2
Steals0.91.7
Blocks0.20.4
Points26.319.1
   
Misc 
   
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# 8# 6
   
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# 7# 4
   
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# 7# 5
   
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# 11# 6
   
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# 7# 17
   
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# 3# 7
   
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Player Statistics Comparison
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
LaMelo Ball
G - CHA
LaMelo Ball
2021 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,3541,180
   
Field Goals Made366260
   
Field Goals Att808617
   
Field Goals %.453.421
   
Three Points Made105100
   
Three Points Att288271
   
Three Points %.365.369
   
Free Throws Made24296
   
Free Throws Att268109
   
Free Throws %.903.881
   
Offensive Rebound2759
   
Rebounds154267
   
Assists365283
   
Turnovers159111
   
Steals3962
   
Blocks415
   
Points1,079716
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
LaMelo Ball
G - CHA
LaMelo Ball
2021 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.532.2
   
Field Goals Made8.77.0
   
Field Goals Att19.316.1
   
Field Goals %.450.434
   
Three Points Made2.62.4
   
Three Points Att7.36.3
   
Three Points %.358.378
   
Free Throws Made6.42.8
   
Free Throws Att7.23.4
   
Free Throws %.890.814
   
Offensive Rebound0.71.5
   
Rebounds3.96.8
   
Assists9.27.4
   
Turnovers3.93.2
   
Steals0.91.7
   
Blocks0.20.4
   
Points26.319.1
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
LaMelo Ball
G - CHA
LaMelo Ball
News 
 Trae Young managed only 15 points (4-15 FG, 1-6 3PT, 6-7 FT) in a 115-91 loss to the Heat.
Michael Berk
Thu, Jan 13th
According to Hornets PR, LaMelo Ball is listed as active Monday but will not start.
Kyle Williams - Dog Day Sports
Mon, Jan 17th
 Per Adrian Wojnarowski, Hawks guard Trae Young has cleared the health and safety protocols and is available to play Monday versus the Bulls
Kyle Williams - Dog Day Sports
Mon, Dec 27th
LaMelo Ball totaled 13 points (5-16 FG, 3-3 FT, 0-8 3PT), grabbed seven rebounds, eight assists, one steal, and turned the ball over once in the Hornets' 109-98 win over the 76ers on Wednesday.
Brantley Gusler
Thu, Jan 13th
 Trae Young has been ruled out for Thursday's game against the Sixers due to health and safety protocols.
Michael Berk
Thu, Dec 23rd
LaMelo Ball totaled 19 points (8-19 FG, 1-2 FT, 2-7 3PT), grabbed nine rebounds, eight assists, one steal, and turned the ball over twice in the Hornets’ 114-106 win over the Bucks on Saturday.
Brantley Gusler
Sun, Jan 9th
 Trae Young left for the locker room in the third quarter after an elbow to his face led to neck cramps. He would return in the fourth quarter, finishing the game with 28 points (11-22 FG, 1-8 3PT, 5-5 FT).
Michael Berk
Thu, Dec 16th
LaMelo Ball totaled 17 points (5-12 FG, 4-6 FT, 3-6 3PT), grabbed three rebounds, one assist, one block, and turned the ball over once in the Hornets’ 133-99 loss to the Suns on Sunday.
Brantley Gusler
Mon, Jan 3rd
 Trae Young scored 41 points (14-22 FG, 5-9 3PT, 8-9 FT) but it wasn't enough as the Hawks were upset by the Rockets 132-126 at home on Monday.
Michael Berk
Tue, Dec 14th
LaMelo Ball totaled 21 points (8-13 FG, 4-5 FT, 1-4 3PT), grabbed 12 rebounds, nine assists, one steal, and turned the ball over four times in the Hornets’ 116-108 win over the Pacers on Wednesday.
Brantley Gusler
Thu, Dec 30th
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