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Jabari Smith Jr. or De'Anthony Melton

Who Should I Start? - Week 16 • Start New
Jabari Smith Jr.

Jabari Smith Jr.

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De'Anthony Melton

De'Anthony Melton

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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Smith Jr. over Melton

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Jabari Smith Jr.
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melton over Smith Jr.

 
 
 
 
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Latest News De'Anthony Melton
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Performance Jabari Smith Jr.
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
9.001.678.0027.000.672.003
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
9.802.006.6026.200.401.405
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance De'Anthony Melton
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
16.002.003.0027.501.501.502
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
11.202.203.4027.002.001.005
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Jabari Smith Jr.
OWN
74%
-5.15 compared to last week
START
32%
-26.05 compared to last week
OWN/START De'Anthony Melton
OWN
73%
+8.34 compared to last week
START
61%
+40.42 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Jabari Smith Jr.
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus De'Anthony Melton
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
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 1077 total points (23.93 avg).
  • He is currently 1044 points behind the leader: Julius Randle
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.3 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 38.24% from the field this month. I'd love to play against him in a game of 'HORSE'.
  • Shooting 20.34% from beyond the arc this month. I'd love to play against him in a game of 'HORSE'.
  • Assists per game numbers are 1.33 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are average for a center / power forward with 5.73 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 45 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +11.98, APG: +1.07, RPG: +7, MPG: +29.2 STLS: +0.58 BLKS: +1.02
Breakdown De'Anthony Melton

    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 26th with 1074 total points (24.41 avg).
  • He is currently 1377 points behind the leader: Luka Doncic
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.2 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 43.12% from the field this month.
  • Shooting 41.43% from beyond the arc this month. Pretty good.
  • He is ranked 77th this month in assist to turnover ratio with 1.98.
  • Bad point guard averaging only 2.29 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game are at 3.93 for the month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 13 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +3.08, APG: +0.68, RPG: +0.71, MPG: +10.38 STLS: +0.47 BLKS: +0.11
Next Up Health Check
Injury Jabari Smith Jr.

No Injury Reported

Injury De'Anthony Melton

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Jabari Smith Jr.
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups De'Anthony Melton
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Jabari Smith Jr.
8.63
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating De'Anthony Melton
14.41
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Jabari Smith Jr.
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
22-23 HOU 45 29.2 .386 .299 .774 12.0 1.1 7.0 1.0 0.6 1.3
3-YEAR AVG 0 0.0 .0 .0 .0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Totals 45 29.2 .386 .299 .774 12.0 1.1 7.0 1.0 0.6 1.3
Career De'Anthony Melton
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
18-19 PHO 48 19.9 .398 .315 .750 5.1 3.3 2.7 0.5 1.4 1.5
19-20 MEM 52 19.2 .419 .316 .821 8.1 3.0 3.7 0.3 1.3 1.5
20-21 MEM 43 20.1 .450 .429 .783 9.8 2.7 3.3 0.6 1.2 1.2
21-22 MEM 82 21.5 .402 .368 .764 10.5 2.6 4.3 0.5 1.5 1.4
22-23 PHI 44 28.7 .429 .402 .795 11.3 2.9 4.4 0.5 1.9 1.5
3-YEAR AVG 67 20.1 .409 .364 .770 9.0 2.6 3.8 0.5 1.3 1.3
Totals 299 21.3 .410 .366 .772 8.7 2.7 3.7 0.5 1.4 1.4
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