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Aaron Gordon or Usman Garuba

Who Should I Start? - Week 17 • Start New
Aaron Gordon

Aaron Gordon

PFDenver Nuggets DEN
Usman Garuba

Usman Garuba

PFHouston Rockets HOU
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Gordon over Garuba

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Aaron Gordon
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Garuba over Gordon

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Usman Garuba
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Performance Aaron Gordon
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
15.005.006.0032.500.000.502
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
16.673.507.5032.000.330.836
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Usman Garuba
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PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
10.001.004.0014.001.000.001
Season stats based on the past 7 days

PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
6.000.673.3311.670.330.003
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Aaron Gordon
OWN
98%
-1.6 compared to last week
START
88%
+21.03 compared to last week
OWN/START Usman Garuba
OWN
 
1%
-0.89 compared to last week
START
 
1%
+0.78 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Aaron Gordon
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Usman Garuba
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Aaron Gordon

    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 8th with 1388 total points (30.84 avg).
  • He is currently 866 points behind the leader: Julius Randle
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 1.5 PPG.
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 56.29% from the field this month. Very impressive for a big man.
  • Shooting 41.18% from beyond the arc this month. Pretty good.
  • Assists per game numbers are good for a power forward with 3.27 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are pretty good for a center / power forward with 6.20 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 12 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +4.48, APG: +0.5, RPG: +1.98, MPG: +2.45 STLS: +0.13 BLKS: +0.31
Breakdown Usman Garuba

    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 44th with 530 total points (12.05 avg).
  • He is currently 1724 points behind the leader: Julius Randle
  • Performance Stats

  • Shooting 55.00% from the field this month. Very impressive for a big man.
  • Shooting 57.14% from beyond the arc this month. Very impressive.
  • Assists per game numbers are 0.57 apg this month.
  • Rebounds per game numbers are bad for a center / power forward at 2.43 rpg this month.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 12 less games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: PPG: +2.77, APG: +0.82, RPG: +3.98, MPG: +10.9 STLS: +0.5 BLKS: +0.37
Next Up Health Check
Injury Aaron Gordon

REST - Day-to-day

Rest
Injury Usman Garuba

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Aaron Gordon
DateOpponentResult
Jan 31VS NOW 122-113
Feb 02VS GSW 134-117
Feb 04VS ATLW 128-108
Feb 05@MIN
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
13.503.256.3830.630.380.388
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Usman Garuba
DateOpponentResult
Feb 01VS OKCW 112-106
Feb 03VS TORL 117-111
Feb 04@OKCL 153-121
PPG APG RPG MPG STLS BLKS GP
7.002.006.0014.000.501.002
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Aaron Gordon
23.48
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Usman Garuba
8.78
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Aaron Gordon
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
14-15 ORL 47 16.7 .447 .271 .721 5.2 0.7 3.6 0.5 0.4 0.8
15-16 ORL 77 23.8 .476 .298 .672 9.3 1.6 6.5 0.7 0.8 0.9
16-17 ORL 77 28.5 .449 .289 .706 12.3 1.9 4.9 0.5 0.8 1.1
17-18 ORL 57 33.0 .438 .339 .692 17.7 2.4 7.9 0.8 1.0 1.9
18-19 ORL 78 33.6 .449 .349 .731 16.0 3.7 7.3 0.7 0.7 2.1
19-20 ORL 58 32.8 .433 .301 .675 14.4 3.7 7.6 0.6 0.9 1.6
20-21 ORL 44 27.6 .466 .348 .653 12.9 3.4 5.8 0.7 0.7 2.0
21-22 DEN 84 30.8 .510 .328 .738 14.7 2.5 5.8 0.6 0.6 1.7
22-23 DEN 45 29.9 .578 .391 .626 17.1 2.7 6.9 0.8 0.7 1.6
3-YEAR AVG 69 30.4 .471 .324 .694 13.8 3.0 6.3 0.6 0.7 1.7
Totals 588 28.8 .468 .327 .691 13.3 2.5 6.3 0.6 0.7 1.5
Career Usman Garuba
YEAR TEAM GP M FG% 3P% FT% PPG AST REB BLK STL TO
21-22 HOU 28 9.1 .415 .261 .714 2.0 0.6 3.3 0.4 0.4 0.3
22-23 HOU 44 13.1 .523 .429 .500 3.2 1.0 4.8 0.5 0.6 0.7
3-YEAR AVG 14 9.1 .415 .261 .714 2.0 0.6 3.3 0.4 0.4 0.3
Totals 72 11.5 .488 .353 .539 2.7 0.8 4.2 0.5 0.5 0.5
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