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Ben Simmons or Austin Rivers

Who Should I Start? - Week 16 • Start New
Ben Simmons

Ben Simmons

PGBrooklyn Nets BKN
Austin Rivers

Austin Rivers

PGMinnesota Timberwolves MIN
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Simmons over Rivers

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Ben Simmons
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Rivers over Simmons

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Austin Rivers
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Performance Ben Simmons
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
6.337.673.0025.330.670.673
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
7.007.505.3327.331.330.676
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Austin Rivers
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
4.001.752.5023.000.750.004
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
5.001.332.5023.500.670.006
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Ben Simmons
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
51%
No change since last week.
OWN/START Austin Rivers
OWN
 
3%
+0.91 compared to last week
START
 
3%
+1.73 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Ben Simmons
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Austin Rivers
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Ben Simmons

    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 29th with 972 total points (27.00 avg).
  • He is currently 1479 points behind the leader: Luka Doncic
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.8 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 46.77% from the field this month. Very good.
  • He is ranked 35th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 2.73.
  • Good point guard that is one of the better ones in the league with 6.29 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are good for a guard with 5.14 rpg this 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: +7.53, APG: +6.53, RPG: +6.61, MPG: +27.11 STLS: +1.44 BLKS: +0.56
Breakdown Austin Rivers

    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 63rd with 413 total points (11.47 avg).
  • He is currently 2038 points behind the leader: Luka Doncic
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 44.93% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 28.57% from beyond the arc this month. I'd love to play against him in a game of 'HORSE'.
  • He is ranked 27th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 2.95.
  • Assists per game numbers are only 1.71 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game are at 1.47 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: +1.15, APG: +0.85, RPG: +0.68, MPG: +7.29 STLS: +0.18 BLKS: --0.03
Next Up Health Check
Injury Ben Simmons

KNEE - Day-to-day

Knee
Injury Austin Rivers

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Ben Simmons
DateOpponentResult
Jan 25@PHIL 137-133
Jan 26VS DETL 130-122
Jan 28VS NYW 122-115
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
6.607.006.0025.401.401.005
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Austin Rivers
DateOpponentResult
Jan 23@HOUL 119-114
Jan 25@NOW 111-102
Jan 27VS MEMW 111-100
Jan 28VS SACW 117-110
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
4.131.252.5023.000.500.008
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Ben Simmons
16.25
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Austin Rivers
4.63
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Ben Simmons
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
17-18 PHI 81 33.8 .545 .0 .560 15.8 8.1 8.1 0.8 1.7 3.4
18-19 PHI 80 34.0 .564 .0 .597 17.0 7.7 8.9 0.8 1.4 3.5
19-20 PHI 53 35.4 .586 .333 .626 16.5 8.2 7.8 0.6 2.2 3.6
20-21 PHI 51 32.1 .555 .300 .613 14.7 7.0 7.5 0.7 1.6 3.2
22-23 BKN 36 27.1 .569 .0 .446 7.5 6.5 6.6 0.6 1.4 2.4
3-YEAR AVG 42 33.4 .573 .278 .585 15.0 7.6 7.5 0.6 1.8 3.1
Totals 324 32.9 .562 .139 .578 14.8 7.6 7.9 0.7 1.6 3.2
Career Austin Rivers
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
12-13 NO 60 23.3 .372 .326 .546 6.3 2.1 1.8 0.2 0.4 1.2
13-14 NO 70 19.0 .405 .364 .636 7.6 2.3 1.8 0.1 0.6 1.1
14-15 NO 75 20.4 .410 .299 .675 6.9 2.1 2.0 0.2 0.6 0.9
15-16 LAC 66 21.6 .439 .335 .684 8.9 1.5 1.9 0.2 0.7 0.9
16-17 LAC 74 27.8 .442 .371 .691 12.0 2.7 2.2 0.1 0.7 1.6
17-18 LAC 59 33.8 .427 .380 .645 15.3 4.0 2.4 0.3 1.2 1.8
18-19 WAS 78 26.9 .404 .312 .526 8.2 2.3 2.2 0.3 0.6 0.9
19-20 HOU 59 23.2 .424 .362 .667 8.6 1.6 2.4 0.2 0.7 0.6
20-21 NY 28 21.6 .406 .324 .737 6.9 2.1 2.1 0.1 0.7 0.9
21-22 DEN 77 21.2 .414 .337 .685 5.7 1.3 1.6 0.1 0.8 0.8
22-23 MIN 36 22.6 .461 .354 .815 5.8 1.6 1.9 0.0 0.7 0.6
3-YEAR AVG 64 22.8 .421 .357 .708 7.4 1.6 2.1 0.1 0.7 0.8
Totals 709 24.0 .420 .350 .654 8.6 2.2 2.0 0.2 0.7 1.1
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