Jimmy Butler is Projected to Be the #11 Forward the Rest of the Season...Behind LaMarcus Aldridge and Ahead of Brandon Ingram

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Jimmy Butler to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 596 projected fantasy points puts him at #11 behind LaMarcus Aldridge and ahead of Brandon Ingram. He has averaged 35.8 fantasy points in his past 119 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 35.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#9) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite forward. He is not projected for elite value. Jimmy Butler is expected to come up slightly short of this season-to-date's #9 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (F) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#9 Pascal Siakam (100% OWN)607 FP, 33.7 per game2371 FP, 80 gp, 29.64 per game (#17)
#10 LaMarcus Aldridge (100% OWN)601 FP, 31.6 per game2867 FP, 81 gp, 35.4 per game (#7)
#11 Jimmy Butler (100% OWN)596 FP, 35.1 per game2150 FP, 65 gp, 33.08 per game (#9)
#12 Brandon Ingram (100% OWN)595 FP, 35 per game1456 FP, 52 gp, 28 per game (#21)
#13 Bam Adebayo (100% OWN)588 FP, 34.6 per game1711 FP, 82 gp, 20.87 per game (#49)

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JIMMY BUTLER WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jimmy Butler is projected for 72.6 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of week which is good enough to be the #8 ranked forward 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 Paul George but behind Gordon Hayward the rest of the week. Week 22 will not be as good based on projected rank (#18). He is projected for 101.7 fantasy points.

3/12 TO 3/15 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#6 Anthony Davis (100% OWN)83.6 FP, 2 GP41.4 FP
#7 Gordon Hayward (99% OWN)78.5 FP, 3 GP25.8 FP
#8 Jimmy Butler (100% OWN)72.6 FP, 2 GP35.1 FP
#9 Paul George (100% OWN)72.1 FP, 2 GP34.9 FP
#10 Bam Adebayo (100% OWN)71 FP, 2 GP34.6 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#16 Jayson Tatum (100% OWN)108.4 FP, 3 GP36.4 FP
#17 Draymond Green (90% OWN)106.3 FP, 4 GP25.9 FP
#18 Jimmy Butler (100% OWN)101.7 FP, 3 GP35.1 FP
#19 Paul George (100% OWN)101 FP, 3 GP34.9 FP
#20 Bam Adebayo (100% OWN)100.6 FP, 3 GP34.6 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.

JIMMY BUTLERFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-20596318969013.435.2
-- Per Game (17 Proj)35.118.75.65.30.792.1
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)733911.511.11.714.2
3/16 to 3/22 (3 Games)1025417.115.32.26.4
'19-20 Season2115109335733129121
-- Per Game (54 GP)39.220.26.66.10.542.2
'18-20 Seasons2150121534326367161
-- Per Game (65 GP)33.118.75.34.01.032.5