LeBron James is Projected to Be the #1 Forward the Rest of the Season...Ahead of Anthony Davis

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect LeBron James to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 1128 projected fantasy points puts him ahead of Anthony Davis making him our #1 ranked forward. He has averaged 51.6 fantasy points in his past 115 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 51.3 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 forward. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. He is also currently the #1 ranked forward.

REST OF SEASON RANK (F) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#1 LeBron James (100% OWN)1128 FP, 51.3 per game2782 FP, 55 gp, 50.58 per game (#2)
#2 Anthony Davis (100% OWN)910 FP, 41.4 per game2672 FP, 56 gp, 47.71 per game (#3)
#3 Giannis Antetokounmpo (100% OWN)828 FP, 48.7 per game3676 FP, 72 gp, 51.06 per game (#1)
#4 Kawhi Leonard (100% OWN)739 FP, 41 per game2441 FP, 60 gp, 40.68 per game (#5)
#5 Luka Doncic (100% OWN)716 FP, 47.8 per game2803 FP, 72 gp, 38.93 per game (#6)

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LEBRON JAMES WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

LeBron James is projected for 102.7 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of week which is good enough to be the #2 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 Caris LeVert but behind Jayson Tatum the rest of the week. Week 22 will be a very good week and he is projected to be the number one forward. He is projected for 203.7 fantasy points.

3/12 TO 3/15 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Jayson Tatum (100% OWN)110.3 FP, 3 GP36.4 FP
#2 LeBron James (100% OWN)102.7 FP, 2 GP51.3 FP
#3 Caris LeVert (98% OWN)98.3 FP, 3 GP32.6 FP
#4 Giannis Antetokounmpo (100% OWN)97.5 FP, 2 GP48.7 FP
#5 Kawhi Leonard (100% OWN)84.8 FP, 2 GP41 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 LeBron James (100% OWN)203.7 FP, 4 GP51.3 FP
#2 Luka Doncic (100% OWN)192 FP, 4 GP47.8 FP
#3 Anthony Davis (100% OWN)162.8 FP, 4 GP41.4 FP
#4 Giannis Antetokounmpo (100% OWN)147.5 FP, 3 GP48.7 FP
#5 Brandon Ingram (100% OWN)144.8 FP, 4 GP35 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.

LEBRON JAMESFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-20112854817422540.140.4
-- Per Game (22 Proj)51.324.97.910.21.821.84
3/9 to 3/15 (2 Games)1035016.0203.53.7
3/16 to 3/22 (4 Games)2049831407.37.4
'19-20 Season31521544471636133104
-- Per Game (60 GP)52.525.77.810.62.21.73