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Russell Westbrook or Ben Simmons

Who Should I Start? - Week 21 • Start New
Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook

PGWashington Wizards WAS
Ben Simmons

Ben Simmons

PGPhiladelphia 76ers PHI
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Westbrook over Simmons

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Russell Westbrook
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Simmons over Westbrook

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Ben Simmons
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Performance Russell Westbrook
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
27.0017.0013.5041.251.250.504
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
26.0016.1313.6339.251.500.508
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Ben Simmons
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
14.008.508.5034.502.000.002
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
12.675.836.3331.001.670.176
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Russell Westbrook
OWN
100%
+4.23 compared to last week
START
61%
-20.22 compared to last week
OWN/START Ben Simmons
OWN
99%
-0.92 compared to last week
START
72%
+2.63 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Russell Westbrook
1st
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Ben Simmons
6th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Russell Westbrook

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 1st among PG's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 1st with 3285 total points (52.14 avg).
  • Wow, would you look at that. The experts got it right on the money.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 14.3 PPG. That is great, but how long can he perform at this level? If you don't have the confidence he can keep it up, then trade him for a sure thing.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 45.16% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 34.85% from beyond the arc this month. Not too good.
  • He is ranked 66th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 2.39.
  • His assists per game numbers are off the charts this month. He should NEVER be traded with 13.94 apg.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are impressive for a guard with 13.59 rpg this month.
  • He is among the league's best in rebounds.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 11 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: -5.07, APG: +4.66, RPG: +3.46, MPG: +0.12 STLS: --0.34 BLKS: +0.04
Breakdown Ben Simmons

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 6th among PG's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 14th with 1962 total points (35.04 avg).
  • He is currently 1323 points behind the leader: Russell Westbrook
  • He is putting up close to the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.8 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 62.50% from the field this month. Very impressive.
  • He is ranked 75th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 2.24.
  • Average numbers for a point with 4.00 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game are at 3.87 for the month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 3 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: -2.1, APG: -1.26, RPG: -0.41, MPG: --3.35 STLS: --0.53 BLKS: +0.01
Next Up Health Check
Injury Russell Westbrook

No Injury Reported

Injury Ben Simmons

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Russell Westbrook
DateOpponentResult
May 10@ATLL 125-124
May 12@ATLL 120-116
May 14VS CLE
May 16VS CHA
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
21.5712.149.5733.711.140.437
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Ben Simmons
DateOpponentResult
May 11@INDL 103-94
May 13@MIA
May 14VS ORL
May 16VS ORL
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
13.838.007.6731.002.500.336
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Russell Westbrook
48.00
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Ben Simmons
29.83
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Russell Westbrook
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
08-09 OKC 82 32.5 .399 .273 .815 15.3 5.3 4.9 0.2 1.3 3.3
09-10 OKC 82 34.3 .419 .221 .780 16.1 8.0 4.9 0.4 1.3 3.3
10-11 OKC 82 34.5 .442 .327 .842 21.9 8.2 4.6 0.4 1.9 3.9
11-12 OKC 66 35.1 .457 .316 .823 23.6 5.5 4.6 0.3 1.7 3.6
12-13 OKC 82 34.7 .438 .323 .800 23.2 7.4 5.2 0.3 1.8 3.3
13-14 OKC 46 30.5 .438 .318 .826 21.8 6.9 5.7 0.2 1.9 3.8
14-15 OKC 67 34.1 .426 .299 .835 28.2 8.6 7.3 0.2 2.1 4.4
15-16 OKC 79 34.2 .452 .299 .811 23.4 10.4 7.9 0.3 2.0 4.3
16-17 OKC 79 34.8 .428 .348 .844 32.0 10.4 10.8 0.4 1.7 5.4
17-18 OKC 78 36.4 .450 .300 .737 25.5 10.2 10.1 0.2 1.8 4.8
18-19 OKC 74 35.8 .427 .288 .655 22.9 10.7 11.1 0.4 1.9 4.4
19-20 HOU 52 35.7 .472 .256 .778 27.3 7.0 8.0 0.3 1.7 4.5
20-21 WAS 57 35.3 .440 .314 .637 21.9 11.0 11.2 0.3 1.3 4.9
3-YEAR AVG 62 35.6 .445 .288 .683 23.9 9.7 10.1 0.4 1.7 4.6
Totals 936 34.6 .438 .307 .790 23.2 8.5 7.4 0.3 1.7 4.1
Career Ben Simmons
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
17-18 PHI 81 33.8 .545 .0 .560 15.8 8.1 8.1 0.8 1.7 3.4
18-19 PHI 80 34.0 .564 .0 .597 17.0 7.7 8.9 0.8 1.4 3.5
19-20 PHI 53 35.4 .586 .333 .626 16.5 8.2 7.8 0.6 2.2 3.6
20-21 PHI 51 32.1 .555 .300 .613 14.7 7.0 7.5 0.7 1.6 3.2
3-YEAR AVG 62 33.8 .566 .217 .608 16.1 7.6 8.2 0.7 1.7 3.4
Totals 273 33.8 .560 .147 .595 16.0 7.7 8.1 0.7 1.7 3.4
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