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James
Harden
College Arizona State
Team Houston Rockets
13SG
6'5"Height
220Weight
29Age
9Exp
James Harden's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON VALUE

James Harden is projected to be the #2 rated player of 20 guards who are owned in 100% of leagues. His market rank among all guards is #11 but that rank is clearly impacted by the significant time he missed. Based on these projections, he is set to trend up. He is projected for 3208 fantasy points in 68 remaining games. His projected average FP rank is the same as his rest of season total rank. The market ranks James Harden behind Irving and above Curry but the projections rank James Harden over Irving. While scoring is his strength he contributes enough in other areas to be considered a well-rounded guard.

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WEEKLY FANTASY VALUE

If you are in a league that allows substitutions during the week James Harden is someone to keep in the lineup and he is a good value the rest of the week. He has a market rank of #11 while his projection rank for the rest of week 5 is #5. When compared to other guards in week 6 these are 5 better options at lower start percentages: Mike Conley (146.5 FP), Russell Westbrook (203.4 FP), DeMar DeRozan (161.5 FP), Kemba Walker (152.3 FP), and Damian Lillard (168.5 FP). Starting in 96% of leagues he is expected to produce 152.3 fantasy points (WK 6). At his start percentage, he is expected to be the #5 guard of the week, but he is projected to be the #10 guard.

He is projected for 139 fantasy points in week 6 (#10 G) in 3 games.


  • Based on 11/17 start percentages, James Harden is valued behind LaVine and above Mitchell but the projections rank James Harden over LaVine in week 6.
  • James Harden last five game log with fantasy points (CBS, FD, DK) and statline.

    DAILY FANTASY VALUE

    FANDUEL VALUE (11/17): Harden is projected for 51.3 FanDuel points and is fairly ranked. At $11800 he is expected to be the #1 shooting guard. Based on 11/17 salaries and projected points per dollar, Harden is worth $12.2K. Based on salary, he is expected to have 49.7 FPs, a value reached in 5 of 14 games (36%). The combined 'cover percentage' for shooting guards priced at $4.0K and above is 56%.

    DRAFTKINGS VALUE: Based on a projected 55.5 DraftKings points Harden is fairly ranked. At $11000 he is expected to be the #1 point guard. At his projected points, he is worth a salary of $11.4K (expected pts per $ is calculated daily based on the average of healthy starters). Based on salary, he is expected to have 53.4 FPs, a value reached in 3 of 14 games (21%). The combined 'cover percentage' for point guards priced at $4.0K and above is 51%.

    Harden is NOT in the SportsLine DraftKings optimal lineup or the FanDuel optimal lineup which are based on the computer model's projection. SportsLine.com also offers premium optimal lineups from Mike McClure, a professional DFS player who has over $1 million in career winnings. He uses his own proprietary model to find great DFS values and often differs from the computer in how a player is projected to play on a daily basis.

    Career Stats
    YEARTEAMGMINFGFGAFGP3PT3PTA3PTPFTFTAFTPPTSPPG
    2018HOU113958921641.24412535.2789879.630027.27
    2017HOU722551651144944.926572236.762472785.8219130.43
    2016HOU812947674153344.026275634.774688184.7235629.09
    2015HOU823125710161743.923665735.972083786.0237628.98
    2014HOU812981647147044.020855537.571582486.8221727.37
    2013HOU732777549120545.617748336.657666586.6185125.36
    2012HOU782985585133743.817948636.867479285.1202325.94
    2011OKC62194630962949.111429239.031236984.6104416.84
    2010OKC82218929868443.611332434.928934384.399812.17
    2009OKC76173823357840.39324837.519424080.87539.91
    Career (10 Seasons)6982363347451071844.31691464836.44928577685.31610923.08
    YEARTEAMGMINTRBRPGASTAPGSTSPGBKBPGTO
    2018HOU11395595.36807.27252.2780.7354
    2017HOU7225513895.406308.751261.75500.69315
    2016HOU8129476598.1490711.201211.49380.47464
    2015HOU8231255016.116127.461391.70510.62374
    2014HOU8129814595.675656.981541.90600.74321
    2013HOU7327773444.714466.111151.58290.40265
    2012HOU7829853794.864555.831421.82380.49295
    2011OKC6219462524.062293.69621.00150.24137
    2010OKC8221892553.111762.15921.12240.29106
    2009OKC7617382443.211371.80801.05200.26106
    Career (10 Seasons)6982363335415.0742376.0710561.513330.482437
    2018-19 Situational Stats
    CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
    October Games414437791534253425368211428.5
    November Games72515213729915364344417618626.6
    CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
    Wins62134811029765363274115417829.7
    Losses51824110615492535323910412224.4
    CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
    Home Games413633771844303624297211428.5
    Road Games72595613926814862355118618626.6
    CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
    Before All-Star Game1139589216441257898598025830027.3
    CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
    Starting Guard1139589216441257898598025830027.3
    CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
    AT&T Center - San Antonio, TX, USA139727113101363222525
    Bankers Life Fieldhouse - Indianapolis, IN1357155129946312828
    Chesapeake Energy Arena - Oklahoma City, O1387194121385211919
    Pepsi Center - Denver, CO, USA13771621068511312222
    STAPLES Center - Los Angeles, CA, USA278214592216211119416733.5
    Toyota Center - Houston, TX, USA413633771844303624297211428.5
    United Center - Chicago, IL, USA1337175126817402525
    CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
    vs. Chicago1337175126817402525
    vs. Denver13771621068511312222
    vs. Golden State1328234147833202727
    vs. Indiana2731635133023241115426834
    vs. L.A. Clippers140112641256414203131
    vs. L.A. Lakers1381019510111575213636
    vs. New Orleans1356153834910311818
    vs. Oklahoma City1387194121385211919
    vs. San Antonio139727113101363222525
    vs. Utah1321019346957102929
    CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
    Regular Season Games1139589216441257898598025830027.3
    Overall1139589216441257898598025830027.3
    2018 Game Log
    OCTOBERSHOOTINGREBOUNDSSTATS
    DATETEAMOPPRESULTMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBTREBASTLBLKTOPFPTS
    10/17vsL131-1123561538347910314218
    10/20@W124-1153810195101115675216236
    10/21@L115-112401126412564414203131
    10/24vsL100-893210193469457107429
    NOVEMBERSHOOTINGREBOUNDSSTATS
    DATETEAMOPPRESULTMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBTREBASTLBLKTOPFPTS
    11/03@W96-883371751268117408325
    11/05@W98-943571551299446315528
    11/08@L98-803871941213785215319
    11/10@L96-89397271131013663222325
    11/11vsW 115-103389208181415779119540
    11/13@W109-9937716210684511314322
    11/15vsW 107-863282341478333201427