We've reached 25,018,500 and counting...

DeMarcus Cousins or Alec Burks

Who Should I Start? - Week 5 • Start New
DeMarcus Cousins

DeMarcus Cousins

CHouston Rockets HOU
Alec Burks

Alec Burks

SGNew York Knicks NY
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Cousins over Burks

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN
Latest News DeMarcus Cousins
Loading...
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Burks over Cousins

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN
Latest News Alec Burks
Loading...
Performance DeMarcus Cousins
Fantasy Chart Loading...

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
3.334.679.0020.330.001.003
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
6.333.177.5017.330.500.506
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Alec Burks
Fantasy Chart Loading...

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
10.001.505.0028.500.001.002
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
10.001.505.0028.500.001.002
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START DeMarcus Cousins
OWN
69%
-5.46 compared to last week
START
60%
+2.21 compared to last week
OWN/START Alec Burks
OWN
80%
+15.5 compared to last week
START
34%
+27.32 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus DeMarcus Cousins
41st
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Alec Burks
45th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown DeMarcus Cousins

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 41st among C's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 33rd with 213 total points (19.36 avg).
  • He is currently 613 points behind the leader: Nikola Jokic
  • He is putting up better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.6 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 26.25% from the field this month. I'd love to play against him in a game of 'HORSE'.
  • Shooting 23.68% from beyond the arc this month. I'd love to play against him in a game of 'HORSE'.
  • Assists per game numbers are alright for a center but nothing to brag about at 1.93 apg.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are average for a center / power forward with 5.29 rpg this month.
  • 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: +6.09, APG: +2.45, RPG: +6.73, MPG: +15.36 STLS: +0.55 BLKS: +1
Breakdown Alec Burks

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 45th among SG's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 49th with 134 total points (26.80 avg).
  • He is currently 438 points behind the leader: Jaylen Brown
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 7.3.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 39.02% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 55.56% from beyond the arc this month. Very impressive.
  • Assists per game numbers are 0.69 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game are at 1.06 for the month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 38 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +0.42, APG: -0.39, RPG: -0.57, MPG: --1.52 STLS: --0.45 BLKS: +0.47
Next Up Health Check
Injury DeMarcus Cousins

No Injury Reported

Injury Alec Burks

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups DeMarcus Cousins
DateOpponentResult
Jan 18@CHIL 125-120
Jan 20VS PHOL 109-103
Jan 22@DETW 103-102
Jan 23@DAL
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
3.503.507.5015.750.001.254
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Alec Burks
DateOpponentResult
Jan 18VS ORLW 91-84
Jan 21@GSW 119-104
Jan 22@SACL 103-94
Jan 24@POR
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
10.001.505.0028.500.001.002
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating DeMarcus Cousins
9.20
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Alec Burks
15.39
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career DeMarcus Cousins
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
10-11 SAC 81 28.3 .430 .167 .687 14.1 2.5 8.6 0.8 1.0 3.3
11-12 SAC 64 30.3 .448 .143 .702 18.1 1.6 11.0 1.2 1.5 2.7
12-13 SAC 73 30.4 .469 .182 .739 17.3 2.6 10.1 0.7 1.4 3.0
13-14 SAC 70 32.1 .495 .0 .723 22.6 2.9 11.6 1.3 1.5 3.5
14-15 SAC 59 33.9 .467 .250 .782 24.1 3.6 12.7 1.8 1.5 4.3
15-16 SAC 65 34.4 .451 .333 .718 26.9 3.3 11.5 1.4 1.6 3.8
16-17 SAC 72 34.3 .452 .360 .772 27.0 4.6 11.1 1.3 1.4 3.7
17-18 NO 48 36.2 .470 .354 .746 25.2 5.3 12.9 1.6 1.7 5.0
19-20 GS 30 25.5 .480 .274 .736 16.3 3.6 8.2 1.5 1.3 2.4
20-21 HOU 11 15.4 .263 .237 .727 6.1 2.5 6.7 1.0 0.5 1.7
3-YEAR AVG 26 32.1 .473 .334 .744 21.8 4.7 11.1 1.5 1.6 4.0
Totals 573 31.5 .459 .328 .736 21.0 3.2 10.8 1.2 1.4 3.5
Career Alec Burks
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
11-12 UTA 59 15.7 .429 .333 .727 7.2 0.9 2.2 0.1 0.5 0.9
12-13 UTA 63 17.3 .416 .360 .746 6.9 1.4 2.3 0.3 0.5 1.2
13-14 UTA 78 27.9 .457 .350 .748 14.0 2.7 3.3 0.2 0.9 1.9
14-15 UTA 26 33.2 .403 .369 .816 13.9 3.0 4.3 0.2 0.7 1.9
15-16 UTA 30 25.4 .417 .416 .748 13.5 2.1 3.4 0.1 0.6 1.7
17-18 UTA 40 16.0 .399 .320 .776 6.9 0.7 2.9 0.1 0.5 0.9
17-18 UTA 63 16.7 .411 .329 .863 7.8 1.1 3.0 0.1 0.6 0.9
18-19 UTA 64 21.3 .401 .347 .828 8.7 2.0 3.7 0.3 0.6 1.0
19-20 GS 58 27.3 .405 .369 .896 15.3 2.9 4.5 0.3 1.0 1.5
20-21 NY 5 27.6 .415 .546 .813 16.4 2.8 4.2 0.8 0.6 1.8
3-YEAR AVG 62 21.6 .405 .353 .869 10.5 2.0 3.7 0.2 0.7 1.1
Totals 493 21.8 .422 .365 .795 10.4 1.9 3.2 0.2 0.7 1.3
The Premium Start tool.
  • Optimal Lineups
  • Waiver Advice
  • Trade Suggestions & More

RECENT DECISIONS

Player News

Matchups

Week 19
BAL @BUF
CLE @KC
LAR @GB
NO vs TB
Matchup Time Pitchers
No games scheduled
Matchup Time
BKN vs MIA 8:00 PM EST
CHI vs LAL 9:00 PM EST
DAL vs HOU 9:00 PM EST
DEN @PHO 9:00 PM EST
DET vs PHI 8:00 PM EST
GS @UTA 9:00 PM EST
MIN vs NO 8:00 PM EST
Matchup Time
BOS vs PHI 7:00 PM EST
CAR vs FLA Postponed EST
CLB vs TB 2:00 PM EST
LA @STL 8:00 PM EST
MON @VAN 7:00 PM EST
OTT @WPG 10:00 PM EST