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|Buddy Hield's Fantasy Scouting Report|
REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK
Expect Buddy Hield to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 2465 projected fantasy points puts him at #22 behind Chris Paul and ahead of Victor Oladipo. He has averaged 30 fantasy points in his past 82 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 30.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#23) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #11 most highly owned guard. Buddy Hield is expected to come up short of last season's #16 fantasy position rank.
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BUDDY HIELD WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK
Buddy Hield is projected for 90.4 fantasy points in 3 games which is good enough to be the #20 ranked guard 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 Zach LaVine but behind Ja Morant. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#12). He is projected for 124.6 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.