RJ Barrett is Projected to Be the #50 Forward the Rest of the Season...Behind Thaddeus Young and Ahead of Dario Saric

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect RJ Barrett to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 353 projected fantasy points puts him at #50 behind Thaddeus Young and ahead of Dario Saric. He has averaged 23.2 fantasy points in his past 55 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 22.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#40) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 92%, he is the #33 most highly owned forward. RJ Barrett is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #40 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (F) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#48 Carmelo Anthony (86% OWN)357 FP, 22.3 per game201 FP, 10 gp, 20.1 per game (#52)
#49 Thaddeus Young (63% OWN)355 FP, 18.7 per game1991 FP, 81 gp, 24.58 per game (#34)
#50 RJ Barrett (92% OWN)353 FP, 22.1 per game1991 FP, 81 gp, 24.58 per game (#34)
#51 Dario Saric (42% OWN)350 FP, 20.6 per game1528 FP, 81 gp, 18.86 per game (#60)
#52 Larry Nance (77% OWN)349 FP, 20.5 per game1649 FP, 67 gp, 24.61 per game (#33)

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SIT EM ALERT: RJ BARRETT WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

RJ Barrett is projected for 21.5 fantasy points in one game the rest of week which projects to being the #84 ranked forward. This is projected to be a slightly below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Derrick Jones Jr. but behind Marvin Williams the rest of the week. Week 22 will be better based on projected rank (#53). He is projected for 66.2 fantasy points.

3/12 TO 3/15 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#82 Mikal Bridges (59% OWN)22.4 FP, 1 GP21.4 FP
#83 Marvin Williams (11% OWN)22.1 FP, 2 GP10.8 FP
#84 RJ Barrett (92% OWN)21.5 FP, 1 GP22.1 FP
#85 Derrick Jones Jr. (8% OWN)21.2 FP, 2 GP10.4 FP
#86 Kelan Martin (0% OWN)21 FP, 2 GP9 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (F)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#51 Caris LeVert (98% OWN)67.8 FP, 2 GP32.6 FP
#52 Juan Hernangomez (43% OWN)66.6 FP, 4 GP16.2 FP
#53 RJ Barrett (92% OWN)66.2 FP, 3 GP22.1 FP
#54 OG Anunoby (75% OWN)65.9 FP, 4 GP17.1 FP
#55 Otto Porter (73% OWN)65.7 FP, 3 GP20.9 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.

RJ BARRETTFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-203532227439.417.617.0
-- Per Game (16 Proj)22.113.94.62.51.101.06
3/9 to 3/15 (1 Game)21.513.64.32.51.090.90
3/16 to 3/22 (3 Games)664214.07.23.33.1
'19-20 Season12747772751396167
-- Per Game (55 GP)23.214.15.02.51.111.22