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Ricky Rubio or Khem Birch

Who Should I Start? - Week 21 • Start New
Ricky Rubio

Ricky Rubio

PGMinnesota Timberwolves MIN
Khem Birch

Khem Birch

CToronto Raptors TOR
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Rubio over Birch

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Ricky Rubio
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Birch over Rubio

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Khem Birch
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Performance Ricky Rubio
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
12.005.003.0024.671.000.003
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
12.675.333.3325.671.830.006
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Khem Birch
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
13.331.677.6731.000.671.673
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
13.432.439.1432.140.861.007
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Ricky Rubio
OWN
80%
+9.27 compared to last week
START
64%
+28.06 compared to last week
OWN/START Khem Birch
OWN
65%
-6.75 compared to last week
START
46%
-19.13 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Ricky Rubio
27th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Khem Birch
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Ricky Rubio

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 27th among PG's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 30th with 1510 total points (23.59 avg).
  • He is currently 1710 points behind the leader: Russell Westbrook
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 3.6 PPG. If you don't have the confidence he can keep it up, then trade him for a sure thing.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 40.68% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 38.33% from beyond the arc this month.
  • He is ranked 13th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 3.92.
  • Decent numbers for a point guard with 5.13 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game are at 3.33 for the month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 7 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: -4.44, APG: -2.45, RPG: -1.42, MPG: --5.81 STLS: --0.05 BLKS: --0.11
Breakdown Khem Birch

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among C's. Either he is injured or is just plain bad. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 26th with 1120 total points (17.78 avg).
  • He is currently 2513 points behind the leader: Nikola Jokic
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 12.6 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 57.26% from the field this month. Very impressive for a big man.
  • Shooting 35.00% from beyond the arc this month. Not too good.
  • Assists per game numbers are alright for a center but nothing to brag about at 1.73 apg.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are pretty good for a center / power forward with 7.60 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 23 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +2.9, APG: +0.37, RPG: +1.12, MPG: +2.32 STLS: +0.33 BLKS: +0.22
Next Up Health Check
Injury Ricky Rubio

No Injury Reported

Injury Khem Birch

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Ricky Rubio
DateOpponentResult
May 11@DET
May 13VS DEN
May 15VS BOS
May 16VS DAL
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
4.175.002.8324.672.000.006
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Khem Birch
DateOpponentResult
May 11VS LAC
May 13@CHI
May 14@DAL
May 16VS IND
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
6.201.206.2022.200.600.405
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Ricky Rubio
23.08
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Khem Birch
14.13
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Ricky Rubio
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
11-12 MIN 41 34.0 .357 .340 .803 10.6 8.2 4.2 0.2 2.2 3.2
12-13 MIN 55 29.4 .361 .303 .806 10.6 7.3 4.0 0.1 2.3 3.0
13-14 MIN 82 32.0 .381 .331 .802 9.5 8.6 4.2 0.1 2.3 2.7
14-15 MIN 22 31.3 .356 .255 .803 10.3 8.8 5.7 0.0 1.8 2.9
15-16 MIN 75 30.5 .375 .328 .849 10.2 8.7 4.3 0.1 2.1 2.6
16-17 MIN 72 32.8 .400 .309 .883 10.8 9.0 4.1 0.1 1.7 2.6
17-18 UTA 76 29.2 .416 .354 .866 13.1 5.3 4.6 0.1 1.6 2.7
18-19 UTA 69 27.6 .401 .307 .853 12.6 6.1 3.5 0.1 1.3 2.6
19-20 PHO 57 31.4 .412 .351 .853 13.1 8.9 4.6 0.2 1.5 2.7
20-21 MIN 61 25.7 .382 .312 .865 8.4 6.5 3.2 0.0 1.5 1.7
3-YEAR AVG 65 28.1 .402 .326 .860 11.5 7.1 3.8 0.1 1.4 2.3
Totals 621 30.2 .390 .327 .842 11.0 7.6 4.1 0.1 1.8 2.6
Career Khem Birch
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
17-18 ORL 41 14.2 .540 .0 .689 4.3 0.8 4.4 0.5 0.4 0.5
18-19 ORL 50 12.7 .603 .0 .699 4.8 0.8 3.8 0.6 0.4 0.4
19-20 ORL 40 19.3 .487 .0 .612 3.8 0.9 4.5 0.5 0.4 0.6
20-21 ORL 59 21.0 .498 .278 .704 6.4 1.2 5.5 0.7 0.7 0.6
3-YEAR AVG 52 17.7 .528 .263 .685 5.3 1.0 4.7 0.6 0.5 0.5
Totals 202 17.3 .527 .256 .684 5.2 1.0 4.7 0.6 0.5 0.5
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GS vs PHO 10:00 PM EST
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