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Nicolas Claxton or Zach LaVine

Who Should I Start? - Week 17 • Start New
Nicolas Claxton

Nicolas Claxton

CBrooklyn Nets BKN
Zach LaVine

Zach LaVine

SGChicago Bulls CHI
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Claxton over LaVine

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Nicolas Claxton
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting LaVine over Claxton

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Zach LaVine
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Performance Nicolas Claxton
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
10.003.3310.3329.671.001.333
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
15.833.1711.1732.330.501.836
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Zach LaVine
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
21.335.677.0037.002.000.673
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
21.143.716.0036.291.430.297
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Nicolas Claxton
OWN
100%
+100 compared to last week
START
93%
+92.86 compared to last week
OWN/START Zach LaVine
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
93%
+51.12 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Nicolas Claxton
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Zach LaVine
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Nicolas Claxton

    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 8th with 1482 total points (31.53 avg).
  • He is currently 900 points behind the leader: Nikola Jokic
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 6.5 PPG. If you don't have the confidence he can keep it up, then trade him for a sure thing.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 72.73% from the field this month. Very impressive for a big man.
  • Assists per game numbers are decent for a center with 2.15 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are great for a center / power forward with 10.92 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 10 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +8.83, APG: +1.27, RPG: +6.15, MPG: +19.18 STLS: +0.35 BLKS: +2.06
Breakdown Zach LaVine

    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 3rd with 1674 total points (35.62 avg).
  • He is currently 516 points behind the leader: Anthony Edwards
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.6 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 45.80% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 32.35% from beyond the arc this month. Not too good.
  • Assists per game numbers are decent for a shooting guard with 3.92 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are great for a guard with 6.23 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: +2.53, APG: +0.55, RPG: +0.8, MPG: +6.88 STLS: +0.43 BLKS: --0.15
Next Up Health Check
Injury Nicolas Claxton

No Injury Reported

Injury Zach LaVine

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Nicolas Claxton
DateOpponentResult
Feb 06VS LAC
Feb 07VS PHO
Feb 09VS CHI
Feb 11VS PHI
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
15.171.839.3332.000.502.506
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Zach LaVine
DateOpponentResult
Feb 06VS SA
Feb 07@MEM
Feb 09@BKN
Feb 11@CLE
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
21.204.204.4035.200.400.605
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Nicolas Claxton
25.08
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Zach LaVine
26.83
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Nicolas Claxton
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
19-20 BKN 15 12.3 .563 .143 .524 4.4 1.1 2.9 0.5 0.1 0.6
21-22 BKN 25 17.9 .583 .200 .500 6.6 1.1 5.0 1.2 0.8 0.6
21-22 BKN 55 20.4 .687 .0 .488 8.8 0.9 5.7 1.3 0.6 0.8
22-23 BKN 47 29.1 .737 .0 .494 13.2 1.7 8.9 2.6 0.6 1.2
3-YEAR AVG 38 17.8 .647 .167 .493 7.0 0.9 4.9 1.2 0.5 0.7
Totals 160 21.1 .683 .143 .493 8.8 1.1 6.1 1.6 0.5 0.8
Career Zach LaVine
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
14-15 MIN 77 24.5 .423 .341 .842 10.1 3.6 2.8 0.1 0.7 2.5
15-16 MIN 81 27.8 .450 .389 .791 14.0 3.0 2.8 0.2 0.9 1.9
16-17 MIN 46 37.4 .462 .390 .836 19.2 2.9 3.3 0.2 0.9 1.8
18-19 CHI 24 27.2 .383 .342 .813 16.7 3.0 4.0 0.2 1.0 1.8
18-19 CHI 65 34.3 .466 .370 .836 23.7 4.5 4.6 0.4 1.0 3.4
19-20 CHI 59 34.5 .444 .372 .803 25.2 4.2 4.8 0.5 1.4 3.4
20-21 CHI 54 34.6 .506 .415 .845 27.2 5.0 5.1 0.5 0.9 3.6
21-22 CHI 76 33.8 .478 .395 .858 23.9 4.5 4.6 0.3 0.6 2.6
22-23 CHI 47 35.4 .461 .376 .841 23.5 4.2 4.9 0.2 1.0 2.5
3-YEAR AVG 65 34.2 .476 .395 .837 25.3 4.5 4.8 0.4 0.9 3.1
Totals 534 31.9 .461 .384 .833 20.1 3.9 4.0 0.3 0.9 2.6
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