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BUF
NE
24
10
PIT
ATL
19
16
GB
CHI
28
19
JAX
DET
14
40
NYJ
MIN
22
27
WAS
NYG
20
20
TEN
PHI
10
35
DEN
BAL
9
10
CLE
HOU
27
14
SEA
LAR
14
13
MIA
SF
10
17
KC
CIN
10
14
LAC
LV
10
10
IND
DAL
o44.5
-10.5
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NO
TB
o40.5
-3.5
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Brook Lopez or Zion Williamson

Who Should I Start? - Week 8 • Start New
Brook Lopez

Brook Lopez

CMilwaukee Bucks MIL
Zion Williamson

Zion Williamson

PFNew Orleans Pelicans NO
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Lopez over Williamson

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Brook Lopez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Williamson over Lopez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Zion Williamson
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Performance Brook Lopez
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
12.251.755.7530.000.253.754
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
13.001.295.4329.710.433.867
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Zion Williamson
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
28.677.0011.0035.002.332.003
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
23.505.008.5030.671.671.176
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Brook Lopez
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
70%
No change since last week.
OWN/START Zion Williamson
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
100%
+40.38 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Brook Lopez
9th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Zion Williamson
13th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Brook Lopez

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 9th among C's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 8th with 612 total points (30.60 avg).
  • He is currently 207 points behind the leader: Nikola Jokic
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.5 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 49.29% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 46.27% from beyond the arc this month. Very good.
  • Assists per game numbers are alright for a center but nothing to brag about at 1.23 apg.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are average for a center / power forward with 5.85 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 9 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +13.31, APG: +1.17, RPG: +5.41, MPG: +27.17 STLS: +0.5 BLKS: +2.67
Breakdown Zion Williamson

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 13th among PF's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 7th with 589 total points (39.27 avg).
  • He is currently 334 points behind the leader: Giannis Antetokounmpo
  • He is putting up better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 5.2 PPG. If you don't have the confidence he can keep it up, then trade him for a sure thing.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 65.89% from the field this month. Very impressive for a big man.
  • Shooting 16.67% from beyond the arc this month. I'd love to play against him in a game of 'HORSE'.
  • Assists per game numbers are good for a power forward with 3.15 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are average for a center / power forward with 5.31 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 14 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +23, APG: +4.13, RPG: +7.07, MPG: +30.8 STLS: +1.33 BLKS: +0.6
Next Up Health Check
Injury Brook Lopez

No Injury Reported

Injury Zion Williamson

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Brook Lopez
DateOpponentResult
Nov 30@NYW 109-103
Dec 02VS LALL 133-129
Dec 03@CHAW 105-96
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
12.501.757.5032.500.253.504
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Zion Williamson
DateOpponentResult
Nov 28VS OKCW 105-101
Nov 30VS TORW 126-108
Dec 02@SAW 117-99
Dec 04VS DEN
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
29.505.5011.0032.752.251.754
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Brook Lopez
18.91
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Zion Williamson
26.03
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Brook Lopez
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
08-09 NJ 84 30.4 .530 .0 .786 12.9 1.0 8.0 1.9 0.5 1.8
09-10 NJ 82 36.9 .499 .0 .817 18.8 2.3 8.6 1.7 0.7 2.5
10-11 NJ 82 35.0 .492 .0 .787 20.4 1.6 6.0 1.5 0.6 2.1
12-13 NJ 5 27.0 .494 .0 .625 19.2 1.2 3.6 0.8 0.2 1.2
12-13 BKN 72 30.2 .517 .0 .754 19.4 0.9 7.0 2.1 0.4 1.8
13-14 BKN 17 31.2 .563 .0 .817 20.7 0.9 6.0 1.8 0.5 1.6
14-15 BKN 72 28.9 .513 .100 .814 17.2 0.7 7.4 1.8 0.6 1.4
15-16 BKN 72 33.4 .512 .143 .785 20.5 2.0 7.9 1.7 0.8 2.4
16-17 BKN 73 29.7 .476 .352 .816 20.8 2.4 5.4 1.7 0.5 2.4
17-18 LAL 72 23.4 .462 .348 .704 12.9 1.7 3.9 1.3 0.4 1.4
18-19 MIL 82 28.5 .451 .364 .842 12.4 1.2 4.9 2.3 0.6 1.0
19-20 MIL 61 26.4 .427 .296 .810 11.0 1.6 4.5 2.5 0.7 1.0
20-21 MIL 62 26.9 .494 .346 .853 12.0 0.8 4.9 1.4 0.6 0.9
21-22 MIL 23 24.0 .469 .337 .872 11.9 0.5 4.5 1.6 0.6 0.9
22-23 MIL 20 31.2 .491 .414 .818 15.0 1.2 6.2 3.2 0.6 1.3
3-YEAR AVG 61 26.5 .479 .327 .846 12.2 0.9 4.9 1.8 0.6 1.0
Totals 922 29.9 .494 .344 .798 16.2 1.4 6.2 1.8 0.6 1.7
Career Zion Williamson
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
20-21 NO 60 32.3 .616 .313 .694 26.7 3.6 7.0 0.6 0.9 2.6
22-23 NO 15 30.8 .594 .143 .743 23.0 4.1 7.1 0.6 1.3 2.5
3-YEAR AVG 28 31.1 .604 .340 .681 25.5 3.2 6.9 0.6 0.8 2.6
Totals 100 31.1 .603 .315 .689 25.1 3.3 6.9 0.6 0.9 2.6
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