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Buddy Hield or Jabari Smith Jr.

Who Should I Start? - Week 17 • Start New
Buddy Hield

Buddy Hield

SGIndiana Pacers IND
Jabari Smith Jr.

Jabari Smith Jr.

PFHouston Rockets HOU
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Hield over Smith Jr.

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Buddy Hield
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Smith Jr. over Hield

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Jabari Smith Jr.
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Performance Buddy Hield
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
17.002.676.6733.671.670.333
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
16.573.295.4335.142.430.577
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Jabari Smith Jr.
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
11.331.676.0029.670.000.333
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
10.171.677.0028.330.331.176
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Buddy Hield
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
56%
+4.7 compared to last week
OWN/START Jabari Smith Jr.
OWN
78%
-4.83 compared to last week
START
68%
+33.77 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Buddy Hield
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Jabari Smith Jr.
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Buddy Hield

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among SG's. Either he is injured or is just plain bad. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 7th with 1527 total points (28.28 avg).
  • He is currently 663 points behind the leader: Anthony Edwards
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 3.3 PPG. If you don't have the confidence he can keep it up, then trade him for a sure thing.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 43.16% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 42.52% from beyond the arc this month. Pretty damn good.
  • Assists per game numbers are 2.93 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are good for a guard with 5.20 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 4 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +3.43, APG: +0.81, RPG: +0.94, MPG: +4.18 STLS: +0.34 BLKS: +0.04
Breakdown Jabari Smith Jr.

    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 19th with 1133 total points (23.60 avg).
  • He is currently 1163 points behind the leader: Julius Randle
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 2.1 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 40.31% from the field this month. Not very good at all for a big man.
  • Shooting 19.57% from beyond the arc this month. I'd love to play against him in a game of 'HORSE'.
  • Assists per game numbers are 1.43 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are average for a center / power forward with 5.64 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 48 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +11.94, APG: +1.1, RPG: +6.94, MPG: +29.23 STLS: +0.54 BLKS: +0.98
Next Up Health Check
Injury Buddy Hield

No Injury Reported

Injury Jabari Smith Jr.

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Buddy Hield
DateOpponentResult
Feb 08@MIA
Feb 10VS PHO
Feb 11@WAS
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
22.292.146.8634.571.000.147
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Jabari Smith Jr.
DateOpponentResult
Feb 06VS SAC
Feb 08VS SAC
Feb 10@MIA
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
16.670.679.3331.330.671.003
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Buddy Hield
20.77
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Jabari Smith Jr.
8.85
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Buddy Hield
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
16-17 NO 58 20.5 .401 .374 .861 8.9 1.3 2.9 0.1 0.3 0.9
17-18 SAC 79 25.3 .444 .429 .873 13.4 1.9 3.8 0.3 1.1 1.5
18-19 SAC 83 31.8 .460 .432 .887 20.8 2.5 5.1 0.4 0.7 1.8
19-20 SAC 64 31.8 .429 .395 .855 19.8 3.1 4.8 0.3 1.0 2.3
20-21 SAC 62 33.7 .406 .390 .848 16.5 3.3 4.6 0.4 0.9 1.7
21-22 SAC 83 30.0 .401 .358 .874 15.4 2.8 4.4 0.3 0.9 1.9
22-23 IND 54 31.4 .453 .431 .846 17.2 2.7 5.0 0.3 1.1 2.0
3-YEAR AVG 75 31.4 .412 .381 .856 17.0 3.1 4.6 0.3 0.9 2.0
Totals 500 29.2 .430 .400 .865 16.1 2.6 4.4 0.3 0.9 1.8
Career Jabari Smith Jr.
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
22-23 HOU 48 29.2 .389 .304 .776 11.9 1.1 6.9 1.0 0.5 1.4
3-YEAR AVG 0 0.0 .0 .0 .0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Totals 48 29.2 .389 .304 .776 11.9 1.1 6.9 1.0 0.5 1.4
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