Nicolas Claxton Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $3K Than on FanDuel at $3.8 on 2/3

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is a better value on DrafKings than on FanDuel based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 12 FD points and is worth -$1202 less than $3.8K on FD. On DK he is projected for 12.3 points and is worth -$307 less than $3K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (PF) 2/3 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#34 Khem Birch13.1 FD Points$3600
#35 Sekou Doumbouya12.8 FD Points$3500
#36 Nicolas Claxton12 FD Points$3800
#37 Grant Williams11.1 FD Points$3700
#38 John Henson10.2 FD Points$3600
DRAFTKINGS (C) 2/3 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#29 Gorgui Dieng13.4 DK Points$3300
#30 Aron Baynes13.1 DK Points$3000
#31 Nicolas Claxton12.3 DK Points$3000
#32 John Henson10.5 DK Points$3000
#33 Kevon Looney9.9 DK Points$3000

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Nicolas Claxton to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 283 projected fantasy points puts him at #107 behind Chandler Hutchison and ahead of Matisse Thybulle. He has averaged 9.8 fantasy points in his past 14 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 8.3 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#110) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Nicolas Claxton is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #139 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (F) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#105 Georges Niang (1% OWN)292 FP, 8.8 per game385 FP, 59 gp, 6.53 per game (#115)
#106 Chandler Hutchison (3% OWN)289 FP, 9.6 per game487 FP, 44 gp, 11.07 per game (#100)
#107 Nicolas Claxton (2% OWN)283 FP, 8.3 per game487 FP, 44 gp, 11.07 per game (#100)
#108 Matisse Thybulle (17% OWN)282 FP, 8.8 per game487 FP, 44 gp, 11.07 per game (#100)
#109 Darius Bazley (4% OWN)280 FP, 8.7 per game487 FP, 44 gp, 11.07 per game (#100)

NICOLAS CLAXTON WEEK 16 AND 17 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Nicolas Claxton is projected for 31.8 fantasy points in 3 games which projects to being the #103 ranked forward. This may be a week you want to sit Nicolas Claxton. 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 Cody Martin but behind Chandler Hutchison. Week 17 will be better based on projected rank (#88). He is projected for 20.3 fantasy points.

2/3 TO 2/9 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#101 Solomon Hill (1% OWN)32.1 FP, 4 GP7.9 FP
#102 Chandler Hutchison (3% OWN)31.9 FP, 2 GP9.6 FP
#103 Nicolas Claxton (2% OWN)31.8 FP, 3 GP8.3 FP
#104 Cody Martin (0% OWN)31.8 FP, 3 GP10.4 FP
#105 Mike Scott (1% OWN)31.6 FP, 4 GP8.1 FP
2/10 TO 2/13 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#86 JaMychal Green (9% OWN)20.9 FP, 2 GP11.6 FP
#87 Skal Labissiere (2% OWN)20.4 FP, 2 GP9.7 FP
#88 Nicolas Claxton (2% OWN)20.3 FP, 2 GP8.3 FP
#89 Dillon Brooks (87% OWN)20.2 FP, 1 GP20.1 FP
#90 Doug McDermott (4% OWN)19.3 FP, 2 GP9.5 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.

NICOLAS CLAXTONFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-202831358229.43.224.5
-- Per Game (34 Proj)8.34.02.40.860.090.72
2/3 to 2/9 (3 Games)31.815.39.23.40.332.8
2/10 to 2/13 (2 Games)20.39.96.02.10.221.73
'19-20 Season13762431619
-- Per Game (14 GP)9.84.43.11.140.070.64