Draft Mario Hezonja as the #66 Forward... Ahead of Dillon Brooks and After Rudy Gay

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Mario Hezonja as a week-to-week fantasy spot starter in 2020. His 1284 projected fantasy points puts him at #66 behind Rudy Gay and ahead of Dillon Brooks. He has averaged 15.6 fantasy points in his past 58 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 15.7 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#67) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Mario Hezonja is expected to improve on last season's #86 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (F) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#64 OG Anunoby (4% OWN)1304 FP, 15.9 per game772 FP, 67 gp, 11.52 per game (#104)
#65 Rudy Gay (89% OWN)1298 FP, 15.8 per game1754 FP, 69 gp, 25.42 per game (#30)
#66 Mario Hezonja (16% OWN)1284 FP, 15.7 per game903 FP, 58 gp, 15.57 per game (#79)
#67 Dillon Brooks (3% OWN)1279 FP, 15.6 per game193 FP, 18 gp, 10.72 per game (#109)
#68 Andre Iguodala (9% OWN)1258 FP, 15.3 per game1132 FP, 68 gp, 16.65 per game (#75)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Mario Hezonja is projected for 51.4 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of week in week 1 which ranks him as the #55 projected forward for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 James Johnson but behind Kevin Knox the rest of the week. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#68). He is projected for 50.3 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#53 Rui Hachimura (0% OWN)53.1 FP, 3 GP18.8 FP
#54 Kevin Knox (68% OWN)52.3 FP, 3 GP17.5 FP
#55 Mario Hezonja (16% OWN)51.4 FP, 3 GP15.7 FP
#56 James Johnson (19% OWN)51.2 FP, 3 GP17.5 FP
#57 Brandon Clarke (0% OWN)51.2 FP, 3 GP17.1 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#66 Jabari Parker (89% OWN)50.5 FP, 3 GP17.2 FP
#67 Dwight Powell (66% OWN)50.3 FP, 3 GP17.3 FP
#68 Mario Hezonja (16% OWN)50.3 FP, 3 GP15.7 FP
#69 Jaren Jackson Jr. (65% OWN)48.4 FP, 2 GP23.5 FP
#70 Andrew Wiggins (98% OWN)48.1 FP, 2 GP23.6 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.

MARIO HEZONJAFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
'19-20 Projection12847083411157597
-- Per Game (82 Proj)15.78.64.21.400.921.19
10/22 to 10/27 (3 Games)512814.24.73.13.6
10/28 to 11/3 (3 Games)502713.54.73.03.9
'18-20 Season903511239884265
-- Per Game (58 GP)15.68.84.11.520.721.12