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Wendell Carter Jr. or De'Anthony Melton

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Wendell Carter Jr.

Wendell Carter Jr.

COrlando Magic ORL
De'Anthony Melton

De'Anthony Melton

PGMemphis Grizzlies MEM
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Carter Jr. over Melton

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Wendell Carter Jr.
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melton over Carter Jr.

 
 
 
 
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Latest News De'Anthony Melton
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Performance Wendell Carter Jr.
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
10.331.006.6725.001.331.003
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
14.001.868.4327.291.001.437
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance De'Anthony Melton
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
0
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
14.002.253.0022.001.500.254
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Wendell Carter Jr.
OWN
99%
+1.73 compared to last week
START
92%
+23.41 compared to last week
OWN/START De'Anthony Melton
OWN
14%
-15.21 compared to last week
START
 
4%
-11.54 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Wendell Carter Jr.
18th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus De'Anthony Melton
75th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Wendell Carter Jr.

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 18th among C's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 35th with 643 total points (24.73 avg).
  • He is currently 2219 points behind the leader: Nikola Jokic
  • He should be doing much better than this. You might be able to get him now for a discount.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 4.7 PPG. If you don't have the confidence he can keep it up, then trade him for a sure thing.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 52.17% from the field this month. Very good for a big man.
  • Shooting 23.08% 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 1.63 apg.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are pretty good for a center / power forward with 7.44 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 3 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +0.09, APG: +0.86, RPG: -1.5, MPG: --4.41 STLS: --0.12 BLKS: +0.01
Breakdown De'Anthony Melton

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 75th among PG's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 59th with 704 total points (20.11 avg).
  • He is currently 1665 points behind the leader: Luka Doncic
  • He is doing better than most people thought he would.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 2.7 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 47.96% from the field this month. Very good.
  • Shooting 48.15% from beyond the arc this month. Very impressive.
  • He is ranked 79th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 2.16.
  • Assists per game numbers are only 1.53 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game are at 2.59 for the month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 17 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +1.98, APG: -0.36, RPG: -0.51, MPG: +0.27 STLS: --0.02 BLKS: +0.14
Next Up Health Check
Injury Wendell Carter Jr.

No Injury Reported

Injury De'Anthony Melton

LEG - Day-to-day

Leg
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Wendell Carter Jr.
DateOpponentResult
Apr 12VS SA
Apr 14@CHI
Apr 16@TOR
Apr 18VS HOU
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
13.503.008.0023.500.000.002
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups De'Anthony Melton
DateOpponentResult
Apr 12VS CHI
Apr 14VS DAL
Apr 16@CHI
Apr 17@MIL
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
6.501.503.0014.501.500.002
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Wendell Carter Jr.
19.04
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating De'Anthony Melton
15.96
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Wendell Carter Jr.
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
18-19 CHI 44 25.0 .487 .188 .795 10.3 1.8 7.0 1.3 0.6 1.5
19-20 CHI 43 29.0 .534 .207 .737 11.3 1.2 9.4 0.8 0.8 1.7
20-21 CHI 40 24.6 .522 .294 .743 11.4 2.1 7.9 0.9 0.7 1.5
3-YEAR AVG 29 27.0 .509 .197 .761 10.8 1.5 8.2 1.1 0.7 1.6
Totals 127 26.2 .513 .232 .755 11.0 1.7 8.1 1.0 0.7 1.6
Career De'Anthony Melton
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
18-19 PHO 48 19.9 .398 .315 .750 5.1 3.3 2.7 0.5 1.4 1.5
19-20 MEM 52 19.2 .419 .316 .821 8.1 3.0 3.7 0.3 1.3 1.5
20-21 MEM 35 19.5 .480 .453 .771 10.1 2.7 3.2 0.5 1.2 1.2
3-YEAR AVG 33 19.6 .410 .316 .806 6.6 3.2 3.2 0.4 1.3 1.5
Totals 144 19.5 .423 .358 .766 7.3 3.0 3.2 0.4 1.3 1.4
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