Draft Hassan Whiteside as the #11 Center... Ahead of Steven Adams and After Clint N`Dumba-Capela

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Hassan Whiteside as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 2218 projected fantasy points puts him at #11 behind Clint N`Dumba-Capela and ahead of Steven Adams. He has averaged 26.4 fantasy points in his past 72 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 27 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#12) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. At 97% ownership, he is also the #11 most highly owned center. Hassan Whiteside is expected to improve on last season's #17 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#9 Deandre Ayton (96% OWN)2455 FP, 29.9 per game2141 FP, 71 gp, 30.15 per game (#11)
#10 Clint N`Dumba-Capela (100% OWN)2362 FP, 28.8 per game2206 FP, 67 gp, 32.93 per game (#7)
#11 Hassan Whiteside (97% OWN)2218 FP, 27 per game1903 FP, 72 gp, 26.43 per game (#17)
#12 Steven Adams (98% OWN)2056 FP, 25.1 per game2174 FP, 80 gp, 27.18 per game (#15)
#13 Enes Kanter (83% OWN)1992 FP, 24.3 per game1748 FP, 67 gp, 26.09 per game (#18)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Hassan Whiteside is projected for 83.5 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of week which is good enough to be the #7 ranked center 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 Steven Adams but behind Nikola Jokic the rest of the week. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#13). He is projected for 81.7 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Deandre Ayton (96% OWN)92.2 FP, 3 GP29.9 FP
#6 Nikola Jokic (100% OWN)86.7 FP, 2 GP41.9 FP
#7 Hassan Whiteside (97% OWN)83.5 FP, 3 GP27 FP
#8 Steven Adams (98% OWN)75.7 FP, 3 GP25.1 FP
#9 Nikola Vucevic (100% OWN)74.4 FP, 2 GP34 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#11 Deandre Ayton (96% OWN)86.7 FP, 3 GP29.9 FP
#12 Dewayne Dedmon (56% OWN)83.4 FP, 4 GP20.1 FP
#13 Hassan Whiteside (97% OWN)81.7 FP, 3 GP27 FP
#14 Mitchell Robinson (73% OWN)81.6 FP, 4 GP20 FP
#15 Willie Cauley-Stein (94% OWN)80.9 FP, 4 GP19.6 FP

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.

HASSAN WHITESIDEFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
'19-20 Projection22181044978660.0173
-- Per Game (82 Proj)27.012.711.90.810.002.1
10/22 to 10/27 (3 Games)8438382.40.006.4
10/28 to 11/3 (3 Games)8238362.40.006.5
'18-20 Season1903887818562182
-- Per Game (72 GP)26.412.311.40.780.032.5