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|Giannis Antetokounmpo's Fantasy Scouting Report|
REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK
Based on our latest projection, you can expect Giannis Antetokounmpo to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 3979 projected fantasy points puts him ahead of LeBron James making him our #1 ranked forward. He has averaged 51.1 fantasy points in his past 72 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 48.5 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#2) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 99%, he is the #3 most highly owned forward. Last season he was also the #1 ranked forward.
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GIANNIS ANTETOKOUNMPO WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK
Giannis Antetokounmpo is projected for 95 fantasy points in 2 games which is good enough to be the #10 ranked forward and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a better than average week with more fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Danilo Gallinari but behind Kristaps Porzingis. Week 2 will be a very good week and he is projected to be the number one forward. He is projected for 190.2 fantasy points.
FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS
The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.