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Dennis Smith Jr. or Nicolas Claxton

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Dennis Smith Jr.

Dennis Smith Jr.

PGDetroit Pistons DET
Nicolas Claxton

Nicolas Claxton

PFBrooklyn Nets BKN
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Smith Jr. over Claxton

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Dennis Smith Jr.
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Claxton over Smith Jr.

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Nicolas Claxton
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Performance Dennis Smith Jr.
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
6.332.671.6716.670.330.003
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
6.332.671.6716.670.330.003
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Nicolas Claxton
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
0.671.333.6712.670.670.673
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
3.171.505.1714.170.501.006
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Dennis Smith Jr.
OWN
 
5%
-4.86 compared to last week
START
 
3%
-2.03 compared to last week
OWN/START Nicolas Claxton
OWN
12%
-5.36 compared to last week
START
 
8%
+4.45 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Dennis Smith Jr.
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Nicolas Claxton
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Dennis Smith Jr.

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among PG's. Either he is injured or is just plain bad. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 88th with 361 total points (17.19 avg).
  • He is currently 1968 points behind the leader: Luka Doncic
  • Decline in numbers lately by 4.9 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 48.39% from the field this month. Very impressive.
  • Shooting 45.45% from beyond the arc this month. Pretty damn good.
  • He is ranked 30th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 3.00.
  • Assists per game numbers are only 1.56 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game are at 0.94 for the month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 13 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +1.45, APG: +0.55, RPG: +0.23, MPG: +2.15 STLS: +0.13 BLKS: +0.43
Breakdown Nicolas Claxton

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among PF's. Either he is injured or is just plain bad. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 69th with 354 total points (17.70 avg).
  • He is currently 2071 points behind the leader: Giannis Antetokounmpo
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.5 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 54.55% from the field this month. Very impressive for a big man.
  • Shooting 33.33% from beyond the arc this month. Not too good.
  • Assists per game numbers are 1.00 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are average for a center / power forward with 5.07 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 5 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +2.8, APG: -0.07, RPG: +1.72, MPG: +5.05 STLS: +0.58 BLKS: +0.77
Next Up Health Check
Injury Dennis Smith Jr.

No Injury Reported

Injury Nicolas Claxton

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Dennis Smith Jr.
DateOpponentResult
Apr 05@OKCW 132-108
Apr 06@DENL 134-119
Apr 08@SACW 113-101
Apr 10@POR
Apr 11@LAC
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
10.334.001.0021.670.000.333
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Nicolas Claxton
DateOpponentResult
Apr 05VS NYW 114-112
Apr 07VS NOW 139-111
Apr 10VS LAL
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
2.671.674.0015.331.001.333
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Dennis Smith Jr.
9.40
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Nicolas Claxton
8.87
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Dennis Smith Jr.
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
17-18 DAL 69 29.7 .395 .313 .694 15.2 5.2 3.8 0.2 1.0 2.8
18-19 DAL 53 28.3 .427 .322 .635 13.6 4.8 2.9 0.4 1.3 2.9
19-20 NY 34 15.6 .341 .296 .509 5.5 2.9 2.3 0.2 0.8 1.7
21-22 NY 21 17.8 .415 .352 .682 7.0 3.4 2.5 0.7 1.0 1.1
3-YEAR AVG 52 26.2 .400 .315 .647 12.5 4.5 3.2 0.3 1.1 2.6
Totals 177 25.2 .401 .318 .649 11.9 4.4 3.1 0.3 1.0 2.4
Career Nicolas Claxton
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
19-20 BKN 15 12.3 .563 .143 .524 4.4 1.1 2.9 0.5 0.1 0.6
21-22 BKN 20 17.4 .585 .250 .487 7.2 1.0 4.7 1.3 0.7 0.6
3-YEAR AVG 8 12.3 .563 .143 .524 4.4 1.1 2.9 0.5 0.1 0.6
Totals 35 15.2 .578 .182 .500 6.0 1.0 3.9 1.0 0.4 0.6
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