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Joel Embiid or Kevin Porter Jr.

Who Should I Start? - Week 16 • Start New
Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid

CPhiladelphia 76ers PHI
Kevin Porter Jr.

Kevin Porter Jr.

PGHouston Rockets HOU
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Embiid over Porter Jr.

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Joel Embiid
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Porter Jr. over Embiid

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Kevin Porter Jr.
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Performance Joel Embiid
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
36.504.0014.0035.502.501.002
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
36.503.2511.5034.251.501.754
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Kevin Porter Jr.
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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
0
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Joel Embiid
OWN
100%
+4.63 compared to last week
START
70%
+23.03 compared to last week
OWN/START Kevin Porter Jr.
OWN
100%
+2.02 compared to last week
START
21%
-18.53 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Joel Embiid
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Kevin Porter Jr.
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Joel Embiid

    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 2nd with 1891 total points (54.03 avg).
  • He is currently 306 points behind the leader: Nikola Jokic
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 4 PPG. If you don't have the confidence he can keep it up, then trade him for a sure thing.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 53.33% from the field this month. Very good for a big man.
  • Shooting 39.47% from beyond the arc this month.
  • Assists per game numbers are decent for a center with 2.64 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are pretty good for a center / power forward with 7.79 rpg this month.
  • Piles up the points and is ranked in the top 5 in scoring.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 18 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +12.43, APG: +0.89, RPG: +2.17, MPG: +10.48 STLS: +0.46 BLKS: +0.63
Breakdown Kevin Porter Jr.

    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 19th with 1278 total points (34.54 avg).
  • He is currently 1173 points behind the leader: Luka Doncic
  • His average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 34.5.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 48.24% from the field this month. Very impressive.
  • Shooting 39.58% from beyond the arc this month.
  • He is ranked 95th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 1.61.
  • Assists per game numbers are only 1.93 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game are at 2.27 for the month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 16 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +10.28, APG: +1.63, RPG: +2.69, MPG: +13.54 STLS: +0.48 BLKS: +0.22
Next Up Health Check
Injury Joel Embiid

FOOT - Day-to-day

Foot
Injury Kevin Porter Jr.

FOOT - Out indefinitely

Foot
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Joel Embiid
DateOpponentResult
Jan 30VS ORL
Feb 01VS ORL
Feb 03@SA
Feb 05@NY
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
37.502.0010.5034.000.501.002
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Kevin Porter Jr.
DateOpponentResult
Feb 01VS OKC
Feb 03VS TOR
Feb 04@OKC
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
12.0011.002.0040.000.000.001
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Joel Embiid
39.65
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Kevin Porter Jr.
20.78
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
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
22-23 PHI 35 34.3 .538 .362 .852 33.8 4.1 10.0 1.7 1.1 3.7
3-YEAR AVG 63 31.4 .500 .359 .828 27.5 3.4 11.2 1.4 1.0 3.1
Totals 388 31.4 .496 .339 .816 26.7 3.4 11.1 1.6 0.9 3.4
Career Kevin Porter Jr.
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
21-22 HOU 65 30.6 .411 .376 .643 15.6 6.0 4.3 0.4 1.1 3.1
22-23 HOU 37 33.5 .439 .346 .769 19.5 5.6 5.5 0.4 1.4 3.5
3-YEAR AVG 46 30.9 .415 .358 .671 15.9 6.1 4.2 0.4 1.0 3.2
Totals 128 31.7 .423 .355 .706 16.9 6.0 4.5 0.4 1.1 3.3
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