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PHI
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Ben Simmons or Alec Burks

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Ben Simmons

Ben Simmons

PGPhiladelphia 76ers PHI
Alec Burks

Alec Burks

SGNew York Knicks NY
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Simmons over Burks

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Ben Simmons
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Burks over Simmons

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Alec Burks
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Performance Ben Simmons
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
12.337.336.3331.332.001.003
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
12.006.175.8331.832.330.676
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Alec Burks
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
11.501.506.0019.000.500.502
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
10.672.005.5023.330.170.176
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Ben Simmons
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
89%
No change since last week.
OWN/START Alec Burks
OWN
28%
-12.89 compared to last week
START
13%
-21.51 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Ben Simmons
30th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Alec Burks
93rd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Ben Simmons

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 4th among PG's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 12th with 1720 total points (35.83 avg).
  • He is currently 860 points behind the leader: Luka Doncic
  • He is putting up close to the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.6 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 46.92% from the field this month. Very good.
  • He is ranked 79th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 2.14.
  • Decent numbers for a point guard with 5.13 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are great for a guard with 6.33 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 5 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: -1.7, APG: -1.05, RPG: -0.12, MPG: --2.65 STLS: --0.57 BLKS: +0.05
Breakdown Alec Burks

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 94th among SG's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 29th with 976 total points (22.18 avg).
  • He is currently 1140 points behind the leader: Donovan Mitchell
  • He is performing amazing in the past 30 days. If he can keep it up, then keep him. . otherwise think trade.
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 2.2 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 42.36% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 44.44% from beyond the arc this month. Pretty damn good.
  • Assists per game numbers are 2.06 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are pretty good for a guard with 4.25 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 14 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: -2.76, APG: -0.73, RPG: -0.02, MPG: --2.02 STLS: --0.3 BLKS: --0.01
Next Up Health Check
Injury Ben Simmons

ILLNESS - Day-to-day

Illness
Injury Alec Burks

MEDICAL PROTOCOLS - Out indefinitely

Medical Protocols
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Ben Simmons
DateOpponentResult
Apr 19VS GS
Apr 21VS PHO
Apr 22@MIL
Apr 24@MIL
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
17.676.678.0037.671.670.673
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Alec Burks
DateOpponentResult
Apr 20VS CHA
Apr 21VS ATL
Apr 24VS TOR
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
6.001.503.0022.500.500.002
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Ben Simmons
29.36
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Alec Burks
19.52
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
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 48 32.8 .545 .300 .615 14.8 7.1 7.6 0.6 1.6 3.3
3-YEAR AVG 71 34.3 .561 .87 .593 16.4 8.0 8.3 0.8 1.7 3.5
Totals 265 33.9 .558 .147 .596 16.1 7.8 8.2 0.7 1.7 3.4
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 44 25.3 .415 .410 .865 12.6 2.2 4.5 0.3 0.7 1.0
3-YEAR AVG 62 21.6 .405 .353 .869 10.5 2.0 3.7 0.2 0.7 1.1
Totals 532 22.0 .421 .369 .799 10.5 1.9 3.3 0.2 0.7 1.3
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