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Jamal
Murray
College Kentucky
Team Denver Nuggets
27PG
6'4"Height
207Weight
22Age
3Exp
Jamal Murray's Fantasy Scouting Report

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Jamal Murray as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 2291 projected fantasy points puts him at #26 behind Victor Oladipo and ahead of Dejounte Murray. He has averaged 31.3 fantasy points in his past 75 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 27.9 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#27) 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 99%, he is the #18 most highly owned guard. Jamal Murray is expected to come up short of last season's #20 fantasy position rank.

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

This weekly projection is not based on the official schedule and are meant for illustrative purposes. As soon as the 2019-2020 schedule is released we will update appropriately. Jamal Murray is projected for 88.4 fantasy points in 3 games which is good enough to be the #15 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 Bradley Beal but behind Buddy Hield. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#60). He is projected for 59.7 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.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGMINFGFGAFGP3PT3PTA3PTPFTFTAFTPPTSPPG
2018DEN752447513117343.715241436.718922384.8136718.23
2017DEN812565479106245.116543637.822925390.5135216.69
2016DEN82176529573040.411534433.410612088.38119.89
Career (3 Seasons)23867771287296543.4432119436.252459687.9353014.83
YEARTEAMGMINTRBRPGASTAPGSTSPGBKBPGTO
2018DEN7524473174.233634.84670.89270.36158
2017DEN8125652973.672743.38790.98280.35172
2016DEN8217652142.611702.07510.62240.29113
Career (3 Seasons)23867778283.488073.391970.83790.33443
2018-19 Situational Stats
CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
October Games7230409810362225342310411216
November Games155141032432473354158799626517.7
December Games124329922024673441636612525621.3
January Games13398861983373313950606323618.2
February Games8255501162151101429448213116.4
March Games1545810122230884244566314527418.3
April Games51603476102615192728829318.6
CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
Wins491643359777114287125146215249422195719.5
Losses2680415439638127647710211425641015.8
CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
Home Games39127427658186217105119149181361374319.1
Road Games3611732375926619784104168182311462417.3
CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
Before All-Star Game511707351816100272129153216254411993118.3
After All-Star Game2474016235752142607010110926843618.2
CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
Starting Guard74242450911631494081862203133586726135318.3
CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
AT&T Center - San Antonio, TX, USA255123871833710203417
American Airlines Center - Dallas, TX, USA133516270054311212
AmericanAirlines Arena - Miami, FL, USA132719143446011818
Amway Center - Orlando, FL, USA14610252391148103131
Bankers Life Fieldhouse - Indianapolis, IN1282120300551044
Barclays Center - Brooklyn, NY, USA1328172411311101919
Capital One Arena - Washington, DC, USA126714140042021515
Chesapeake Energy Arena - Oklahoma City, O2732043515441317104924.5
FedExForum - Memphis, TN, USA137621291247101515
Fiserv Forum136714251289011717
Golden 1 Center - Sacramento, CA, USA137122461261076103636
Madison Square Garden - New York, NY, USA133716163355221818
Moda Center - Portland, OR, USA136213145727101010
ORACLE Arena - Oakland, CA, USA2511024385546502814
Pepsi Center - Denver, CO, USA39127427658186217105119149181361374319.1
Quicken Loans Arena - Cleveland, OH, USA12358010013001010
STAPLES Center - Los Angeles, CA, USA4129256562410122610316616.5
Scotiabank Arena - Toronto, Ontario, Canad141921271178002121
Smoothie King Center - New Orleans, LA, US129414152226011111
Spectrum Center - Charlotte, NC, USA137820044557202020
State Farm Arena - Atlanta, GA, USA124290100630044
TD Garden - Boston, MA, USA129511130042001111
Talking Stick Resort Arena - Phoenix, AZ,27320411117791513315829
Target Center - Minneapolis, MN, USA139615482234121818
Toyota Center - Houston, TX, USA25612270591167203316.5
United Center - Chicago, IL, USA144513042286011212
Vivint Smart Home Arena - Salt Lake City,2591232483554103115.5
Wells Fargo Center - Philadelphia, PA, USA136920283356012323
CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
vs. Atlanta247619373310801189
vs. Boston26724416145596005929.5
vs. Brooklyn27213312577516203517.5
vs. Charlotte268113328451114202814
vs. Chicago2731329715441011013718.5
vs. Cleveland2481322486638003618
vs. Dallas31111947518341726524615.3
vs. Detroit1381219376735103333
vs. Golden State41091849720910912515213
vs. Houston3901940081012712304816
vs. Indiana2649271102288202110.5
vs. L.A. Clippers41192556620891813306416
vs. L.A. Lakers3101245561979219116120.3
vs. Memphis273123131346412523115.5
vs. Miami265103141045511312814
vs. Milwaukee271143026121311213115.5
vs. Minnesota31052243112110121412436521.7
vs. New Orleans399184841714141012625418
vs. New York26511281933810332613
vs. Oklahoma City41393673926772723108822
vs. Orlando2821743381014914314723.5
vs. Philadelphia136920283356012323
vs. Phoenix41343468172912142023529724.2
vs. Portland3105184641317191016305719
vs. San Antonio412631791229571924417919.8
vs. Sacramento3872142112312161014206521.7
vs. Toronto2791637515331212114020
vs. Utah412727649198131411107117.8
vs. Washington2481122392264032713.5
CATEGORYGMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBASTLBLKPTSAVG
Regular Season Games75244751311731524141892233173636727136718.2
Overall75244751311731524141892233173636727136718.2
2018 Game Log
OCTOBERSHOOTINGREBOUNDSSTATS
DATETEAMOPPRESULTMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBTREBASTLBLKTOPFPTS
10/17@W107-9832312140035310127
10/20vsW 119-91379183755335213226
10/21vsW 100-982609053422200053
10/23vsW 126-112196103644014100319
10/25@L121-11434817155710101113222
10/29vsW 116-111399192533452513123
10/31@W108-107445130422786011112
NOVEMBERSHOOTINGREBOUNDSSTATS
DATETEAMOPPRESULTMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBTREBASTLBLKTOPFPTS
11/01@W110-9123580100113001010
11/03vsW 103-88357161344554002319
11/05vsW 115-10738193051155454005148
11/07@L89-87376212912247103215
11/09vsL112-110405140166125102516
11/11vsL121-114347160100252203214
11/13vsL109-99357130311115103115
11/15vsW 138-93234103633445011114
11/17@L125-115294141522226011311
11/19@L104-98367142512689015317
11/21@W103-101396154822234122418
11/23vsW 112-87367181513556214216
11/24@W105-98409232622688003122
11/27vsW 117-85348182522334003120
11/30@W113-112362131457226102110
DECEMBERSHOOTINGREBOUNDSSTATS
DATETEAMOPPRESULTMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBTREBASTLBLKTOPFPTS
12/03@W106-103419212711678007121
12/05@W124-11846102523911348101331
12/07@L113-107378200445357201420
12/08@L106-982429010056300214
12/10vsW 105-99366101434005421316
12/14vsW 109-98338150433791005319
12/16vsW 95-86387163822454111019
12/18vsW 126-11839101814126715115222
12/22@L132-111316161655332101018
12/26@L111-10327419180045210239
12/28vsW 102-994013274712263104031
12/29@W122-11840162491156668015246
JANUARYSHOOTINGREBOUNDSSTATS
DATETEAMOPPRESULTMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBTREBASTLBLKTOPFPTS
01/01vsW 115-10832412030023511118
01/03@W117-113371224612610476104336
01/05vsW 123-11032313240066700228
01/07@L125-113295130334124003313
01/08@W103-99327191434246011418
01/10vsW 121-1003210162411462004223
01/12@L102-93344172623695304212
01/13vsW 116-113339181555443102324
01/15vsL142-111318164711334010121
01/17vsW 135-1052981671122125001225
01/19vsW 124-102258144766225002226
01/23@L114-10828311122300300249
01/25vsW 132-9523593500125000213
FEBRUARYSHOOTINGREBOUNDSSTATS
DATETEAMOPPRESULTMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBTREBASTLBLKTOPFPTS
02/06@L135-1303281724112311102219
02/08@L117-110369202833456011023
02/11vsW 103-87343123611115304310
02/13vsW 120-11831382522224003310
02/22@W114-104335162700454311312
02/24vsW 123-96246122623446103316
02/26vsW 121-112338154700355001320
02/28vsL111-104328164814443000521
MARCHSHOOTINGREBOUNDSSTATS
DATETEAMOPPRESULTMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBTREBASTLBLKTOPFPTS
03/02vsL120-112325151799134101220
03/04@L104-1032881961033228104325
03/06@W115-99338203900884002119
03/08@L122-105234102311003001211
03/12vsW 133-1073210164666231301030
03/14vsW 100-99384132722357100112
03/16vsW 102-100377151722333101317
03/18@W114-105295111300342003011
03/21@W113-108267141400442021315
03/22@W111-93337161633455220218
03/24@L124-8828212030035510414
03/26vsW 95-923812193767335103533
03/28@L112-85267140267343200120
03/29@W115-1053411203922559100127
03/31vsL95-9022482522222011212
APRILSHOOTINGREBOUNDSSTATS
DATETEAMOPPRESULTMINFGFGAFG3FG3AFTFTAREBTREBASTLBLKTOPFPTS
04/02@L116-102296141544443502117
04/03vsW 113-853061414124611113114
04/05vsW 119-110367152477346100223
04/09@L118-108319213612551102122
04/10vsW 99-95356123724687012017