Ja Morant is Projected to Be the #18 Guard the Rest of the Season...Behind Chris Paul and Ahead of Ricky Rubio

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Ja Morant to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 564 projected fantasy points puts him at #18 behind Chris Paul and ahead of Ricky Rubio. He has averaged 33 fantasy points in his past 59 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 33.2 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite guard. He is not projected for elite value. Ja Morant is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #19 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (G) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#16 Kemba Walker (100% OWN)583 FP, 32.4 per game3355 FP, 82 gp, 40.91 per game (#9)
#17 Chris Paul (99% OWN)566 FP, 33.3 per game2099 FP, 58 gp, 36.19 per game (#15)
#18 Ja Morant (100% OWN)564 FP, 33.2 per game2099 FP, 58 gp, 36.19 per game (#15)
#19 Ricky Rubio (98% OWN)553 FP, 32.5 per game1860 FP, 68 gp, 27.35 per game (#32)
#20 Lonzo Ball (99% OWN)549 FP, 32.3 per game1210 FP, 47 gp, 25.74 per game (#38)

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JA MORANT WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Ja Morant is projected for 64.8 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of week which is good enough to be the #19 ranked guard and a must start for most owners. 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 Devonte Graham but behind Mike Conley the rest of the week. Week 22 will be better based on projected rank (#13). He is projected for 133.6 fantasy points.

3/12 TO 3/15 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#17 C.J. McCollum (100% OWN)69.6 FP, 2 GP31.8 FP
#18 Mike Conley (95% OWN)66.9 FP, 2 GP31.8 FP
#19 Ja Morant (100% OWN)64.8 FP, 2 GP33.2 FP
#20 Devonte Graham (99% OWN)64.7 FP, 2 GP31.9 FP
#21 Lonzo Ball (99% OWN)64.2 FP, 2 GP32.3 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#11 Devin Booker (100% OWN)141 FP, 3 GP42 FP
#12 Mike Conley (95% OWN)134.4 FP, 4 GP31.8 FP
#13 Ja Morant (100% OWN)133.6 FP, 4 GP33.2 FP
#14 Lonzo Ball (99% OWN)133.1 FP, 4 GP32.3 FP
#15 Damian Lillard (100% OWN)131.9 FP, 3 GP41.6 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 this season.

JA MORANTFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-205643075811914.517.7
-- Per Game (17 Proj)33.218.13.47.00.851.04
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)65357.113.41.832.1
3/16 to 3/22 (4 Games)1347313.7283.54.3
'19-20 Season194610412084095170
-- Per Game (59 GP)33.017.63.56.90.861.19