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Ja Morant or Joel Embiid

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Ja Morant

Ja Morant

PGMemphis Grizzlies MEM
Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid

CPhiladelphia 76ers PHI
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Morant over Embiid

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Ja Morant
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Embiid over Morant

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Joel Embiid
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Performance Ja Morant
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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
34.007.003.0036.003.000.001
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Joel Embiid
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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
19.751.759.7537.750.500.754
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Ja Morant
OWN
93%
-2.43 compared to last week
START
47%
-1.97 compared to last week
OWN/START Joel Embiid
OWN
100%
+1.49 compared to last week
START
89%
+1.3 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Ja Morant
5th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Joel Embiid
2nd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Ja Morant

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 5th among PG's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 6th with 2998 total points (44.75 avg).
  • He is currently 926 points behind the leader: Luka Doncic
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 7.3 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 42.67% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 34.09% from beyond the arc this month. Not too good.
  • He is ranked 89th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 2.09.
  • Good point guard that is among the league's best in assists with 7.00 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are good for a guard with 5.90 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 6 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +10.3, APG: +0.64, RPG: +2.41, MPG: +4.73 STLS: +0.45 BLKS: +0.21
Breakdown Joel Embiid

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 2nd among C's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 2nd with 4045 total points (51.20 avg).
  • He is currently 443 points behind the leader: Nikola Jokic
  • Wow, would you look at that. The experts got it right on the money.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 17.7.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 49.23% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 20.69% 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 1.70 apg.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are good for a center / power forward with 8.10 rpg this month.
  • He is among the league's best in rebounds.
  • He is among the league's best in scoring.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 6 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +9.88, APG: +1.93, RPG: +4.17, MPG: +12.62 STLS: +0.3 BLKS: +0.42
Next Up Health Check
Injury Ja Morant

KNEE - Probable for training camp

Knee
Injury Joel Embiid

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Ja Morant
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Joel Embiid
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Ja Morant
30.48
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Joel Embiid
34.48
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Ja Morant
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
19-20 MEM 59 29.8 .491 .367 .770 17.6 6.9 3.5 0.3 0.9 3.2
20-21 MEM 55 31.6 .455 .304 .738 19.3 7.3 3.9 0.2 0.9 3.1
21-22 MEM 69 32.3 .489 .329 .753 26.3 6.9 5.8 0.4 1.1 3.5
3-YEAR AVG 69 32.1 .474 .326 .751 21.5 7.2 4.6 0.3 1.0 3.4
Totals 209 32.1 .475 .330 .753 21.7 7.2 4.6 0.3 1.0 3.4
Career Joel Embiid
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
16-17 PHI 31 25.4 .466 .367 .783 20.2 2.1 7.8 2.4 0.9 3.8
17-18 PHI 63 30.4 .484 .308 .769 22.9 3.2 10.9 1.8 0.6 3.7
18-19 PHI 65 33.5 .485 .299 .802 27.6 3.7 13.5 1.9 0.7 3.5
19-20 PHI 43 30.0 .473 .346 .821 23.4 3.1 11.9 1.3 0.9 3.1
20-21 PHI 44 31.0 .510 .374 .852 29.2 3.0 10.7 1.4 1.1 3.1
21-22 PHI 77 33.2 .504 .364 .817 29.8 4.0 11.4 1.4 1.0 3.1
3-YEAR AVG 63 31.4 .500 .359 .828 27.5 3.4 11.2 1.4 1.0 3.1
Totals 353 31.1 .491 .337 .811 26.0 3.3 11.3 1.6 0.8 3.4
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