Buy Low Alert: James Johnson is Projected to Be the #66 Forward the Rest of the Season...Behind Juan Hernangomez and Ahead of Rudy Gay

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect James Johnson to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 291 projected fantasy points puts him at #66 behind Juan Hernangomez and ahead of Rudy Gay. He has averaged 16.2 fantasy points in his past 87 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 16.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#73) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 32%, he is the #74 most highly owned forward. James Johnson is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #100 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (F) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#64 Duncan Robinson (57% OWN)292 FP, 17.2 per game80 FP, 14 gp, 5.71 per game (#109)
#65 Juan Hernangomez (43% OWN)292 FP, 16.2 per game798 FP, 70 gp, 11.4 per game (#96)
#66 James Johnson (32% OWN)291 FP, 16.1 per game862 FP, 55 gp, 15.67 per game (#71)
#67 Rudy Gay (24% OWN)290 FP, 15.3 per game1754 FP, 69 gp, 25.42 per game (#27)
#68 Trey Lyles (24% OWN)286 FP, 15 per game953 FP, 63 gp, 15.13 per game (#73)

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START EM ALERT: JAMES JOHNSON WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

James Johnson is projected for 38.1 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of week in week 21 which ranks him as the #48 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 Duncan Robinson but behind Paul Millsap the rest of the week. Week 22 will be better based on projected rank (#41). He is projected for 78.1 fantasy points.

3/12 TO 3/15 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#46 Eric Paschall (71% OWN)38.4 FP, 2 GP19.1 FP
#47 Paul Millsap (73% OWN)38.4 FP, 2 GP20 FP
#48 James Johnson (32% OWN)38.1 FP, 2 GP16.1 FP
#49 Duncan Robinson (57% OWN)36.7 FP, 2 GP17.2 FP
#50 Pascal Siakam (100% OWN)35.8 FP, 1 GP33.7 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#39 Danilo Gallinari (99% OWN)78.5 FP, 3 GP26.1 FP
#40 Eric Paschall (71% OWN)78.3 FP, 4 GP19.1 FP
#41 James Johnson (32% OWN)78.1 FP, 4 GP16.1 FP
#42 Gordon Hayward (99% OWN)76.4 FP, 3 GP25.8 FP
#43 Cam Reddish (49% OWN)75.9 FP, 4 GP18.8 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

JAMES JOHNSONFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-202911396242.715.328.8
-- Per Game (18 Proj)16.17.73.52.40.851.60
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)38.118.48.25.71.983.6
3/16 to 3/22 (4 Games)783716.611.54.27.7
'19-20 Season545270118743357
-- Per Game (32 GP)17.08.43.72.31.031.78
'18-20 Seasons8624281761355062
-- Per Game (55 GP)15.77.83.22.50.911.13