Gorgui Dieng is Projected to Be the #77 Forward the Rest of the Season...Behind Bobby Portis and Ahead of Markieff Morris

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Gorgui Dieng to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 270 projected fantasy points puts him at #77 behind Bobby Portis and ahead of Markieff Morris. He has averaged 14.4 fantasy points in his past 134 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 15.9 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#74) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Gorgui Dieng is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #71 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (F) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#75 Trevor Ariza (31% OWN)276 FP, 17.2 per game1744 FP, 69 gp, 25.28 per game (#28)
#76 Bobby Portis (32% OWN)272 FP, 17 per game1237 FP, 50 gp, 24.74 per game (#31)
#77 Gorgui Dieng (30% OWN)270 FP, 15.9 per game971 FP, 76 gp, 12.78 per game (#85)
#78 Markieff Morris (13% OWN)269 FP, 12.2 per game971 FP, 58 gp, 16.74 per game (#67)
#79 Josh Jackson (22% OWN)265 FP, 15.6 per game1579 FP, 79 gp, 19.99 per game (#53)

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START EM ALERT: GORGUI DIENG WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Gorgui Dieng is projected for 32.3 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of week in week 21 which ranks him as the #59 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 Tobias Harris but behind Juan Hernangomez the rest of the week. Week 22 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#58). He is projected for 64 fantasy points.

3/12 TO 3/15 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#57 Trey Lyles (24% OWN)32.8 FP, 2 GP15 FP
#58 Juan Hernangomez (43% OWN)32.7 FP, 2 GP16.2 FP
#59 Gorgui Dieng (30% OWN)32.3 FP, 2 GP15.9 FP
#60 Tobias Harris (100% OWN)32.1 FP, 1 GP31.9 FP
#61 Josh Jackson (22% OWN)31.6 FP, 2 GP15.6 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#56 Miles Bridges (88% OWN)64.9 FP, 3 GP22 FP
#57 PJ Washington (83% OWN)64 FP, 3 GP21.8 FP
#58 Gorgui Dieng (30% OWN)64 FP, 4 GP15.9 FP
#59 Jarrett Culver (26% OWN)63.1 FP, 4 GP15.4 FP
#60 Josh Jackson (22% OWN)62.7 FP, 4 GP15.6 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

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

GORGUI DIENGFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-202701229621.59.625.6
-- Per Game (17 Proj)15.97.25.61.260.561.51
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)32.314.211.82.51.323.1
3/16 to 3/22 (4 Games)6429235.22.26.1
'19-20 Season9554283367151104
-- Per Game (58 GP)16.57.45.81.220.881.79
'18-20 Seasons971485311721988
-- Per Game (76 GP)12.86.44.10.950.251.16