Draft Paul Millsap as the #35 Forward... Ahead of Caris LeVert and After Jaren Jackson Jr.

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Paul Millsap as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 1925 projected fantasy points puts him at #35 behind Jaren Jackson Jr. and ahead of Caris LeVert. He has averaged 24.5 fantasy points in his past 70 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 23.5 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#36) 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 98%, he is the #18 most highly owned forward. Paul Millsap is expected to come up slightly short of last season's #33 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (F) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#33 Andrew Wiggins (98% OWN)1937 FP, 23.6 per game2021 FP, 73 gp, 27.68 per game (#25)
#34 Jaren Jackson Jr. (65% OWN)1927 FP, 23.5 per game1237 FP, 58 gp, 21.33 per game (#50)
#35 Paul Millsap (98% OWN)1925 FP, 23.5 per game1712 FP, 70 gp, 24.46 per game (#39)
#36 Caris LeVert (83% OWN)1907 FP, 23.3 per game996 FP, 40 gp, 24.9 per game (#33)
#37 Bojan Bogdanovic (92% OWN)1845 FP, 22.5 per game2044 FP, 81 gp, 25.23 per game (#32)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Paul Millsap is projected for 48.3 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of week in week 1 which ranks him as the #61 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 OG Anunoby but behind Taurean Waller-Prince the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#22). He is projected for 99.2 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#59 Markieff Morris (24% OWN)50 FP, 3 GP17.1 FP
#60 Taurean Waller-Prince (57% OWN)49.4 FP, 3 GP16.1 FP
#61 Paul Millsap (98% OWN)48.3 FP, 2 GP23.5 FP
#62 OG Anunoby (4% OWN)48.2 FP, 3 GP15.9 FP
#63 De'Andre Hunter (0% OWN)47.5 FP, 2 GP24.1 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#20 Kevin Love (98% OWN)102.8 FP, 4 GP26.2 FP
#21 Pascal Siakam (99% OWN)100.8 FP, 3 GP34.1 FP
#22 Paul Millsap (98% OWN)99.2 FP, 4 GP23.5 FP
#23 Lauri Markkanen (88% OWN)96 FP, 4 GP24.3 FP
#24 Tobias Harris (100% OWN)95.8 FP, 3 GP31.3 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.

PAUL MILLSAPFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
'19-20 Projection1925101753317366146
-- Per Game (82 Proj)23.512.46.52.10.811.78
10/22 to 10/27 (2 Games)48.32613.04.31.833.6
10/28 to 11/3 (4 Games)9952288.93.47.4
'18-20 Season171288350614158136
-- Per Game (70 GP)24.512.67.22.00.831.94