Draft Kevin Knox as the #56 Forward... Ahead of James Johnson and After Larry Nance

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Kevin Knox as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 1437 projected fantasy points puts him at #56 behind Larry Nance and ahead of James Johnson. He has averaged 18.9 fantasy points in his past 75 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 17.5 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#57) 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 68%, he is the #46 most highly owned forward. Kevin Knox is expected to come up slightly short of last season's #53 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (F) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#54 Jarrett Culver1515 FP, 18.5 per game16.8 per game (#73)
#55 Larry Nance (79% OWN)1513 FP, 18.4 per game1649 FP, 67 gp, 24.61 per game (#37)
#56 Kevin Knox (68% OWN)1437 FP, 17.5 per game1418 FP, 75 gp, 18.91 per game (#63)
#57 James Johnson (19% OWN)1437 FP, 17.5 per game862 FP, 55 gp, 15.67 per game (#78)
#58 Dwight Powell (66% OWN)1420 FP, 17.3 per game1478 FP, 77 gp, 19.19 per game (#61)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Kevin Knox is projected for 52.3 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of week in week 1 which ranks him as the #54 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 Mario Hezonja but behind Rui Hachimura the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#42). He is projected for 69.8 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#52 JaMychal Green (21% OWN)53.5 FP, 3 GP16.6 FP
#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
WEEK 2 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#40 De'Andre Hunter (0% OWN)70.8 FP, 3 GP24.1 FP
#41 Justise Winslow (86% OWN)70.3 FP, 3 GP22.4 FP
#42 Kevin Knox (68% OWN)69.8 FP, 4 GP17.5 FP
#43 Caris LeVert (83% OWN)69.4 FP, 3 GP23.3 FP
#44 Markieff Morris (24% OWN)67.7 FP, 4 GP17.1 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.

KEVIN KNOXFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
'19-20 Projection14379823318812464
-- Per Game (82 Proj)17.512.04.01.071.520.78
10/22 to 10/27 (3 Games)523612.03.34.32.3
10/28 to 11/3 (4 Games)704816.84.35.83.1
'18-20 Season14189633408212566
-- Per Game (75 GP)18.912.84.51.091.670.88