Russell Westbrook is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($9.6K) and DraftKings ($8.6K) for 11/20

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 41.7 FanDuel points and 47 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$173 more than $9.6K on FanDuel and +$1290 more than $8.6K on DraftKings. There may be other options (see below) who are even better values, but barring a significant lineup change consider him a strong daily fantasy play. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (PG) 11/20 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Luka Doncic46.4 FD Points$11500
#2 Russell Westbrook41.7 FD Points$9600
#3 Ben Simmons37.9 FD Points$8300
#4 Kemba Walker36 FD Points$7900
#5 Trae Young35.4 FD Points$9700
DRAFTKINGS (PG) 11/20 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 James Harden55.1 DK Points$11800
#2 Luka Doncic52 DK Points$10400
#3 Russell Westbrook47 DK Points$8600
#4 Spencer Dinwiddie41 DK Points$7200
#5 Donovan Mitchell40.4 DK Points$7700

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Russell Westbrook to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 2873 projected fantasy points puts him at #3 behind Bradley Beal and ahead of Damian Lillard. He has averaged 51.9 fantasy points in his past 85 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 42.3 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#2) 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 guard. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. Russell Westbrook is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #6 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (G) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#1 James Harden (100% OWN)3359 FP, 49.4 per game4336 FP, 78 gp, 55.59 per game (#1)
#2 Bradley Beal (100% OWN)2906 FP, 40.9 per game3361 FP, 82 gp, 40.99 per game (#7)
#3 Russell Westbrook (100% OWN)2873 FP, 42.3 per game3902 FP, 73 gp, 53.45 per game (#2)
#4 Damian Lillard (100% OWN)2829 FP, 42.2 per game3450 FP, 80 gp, 43.12 per game (#3)
#5 Trae Young (100% OWN)2788 FP, 40.4 per game2933 FP, 81 gp, 36.21 per game (#14)

RUSSELL WESTBROOK WEEK 5 AND 6 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Russell Westbrook is projected for 129.2 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of week which is good enough to be the #2 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 Bradley Beal but behind James Harden the rest of the week. Week 6 will not be as good based on projected rank (#36). He is projected for 90.5 fantasy points.

11/20 TO 11/24 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 James Harden (100% OWN)152.9 FP, 3 GP49.4 FP
#2 Russell Westbrook (100% OWN)129.2 FP, 3 GP42.3 FP
#3 Bradley Beal (100% OWN)124.6 FP, 3 GP40.9 FP
#4 Devin Booker (100% OWN)117.4 FP, 3 GP36.4 FP
#5 Trae Young (100% OWN)113.8 FP, 3 GP40.4 FP
11/25 TO 12/1 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#34 C.J. McCollum (100% OWN)92.6 FP, 3 GP30.3 FP
#35 Jeff Teague (93% OWN)91.4 FP, 3 GP28.9 FP
#36 Russell Westbrook (100% OWN)90.5 FP, 2 GP42.3 FP
#37 Buddy Hield (99% OWN)89.9 FP, 3 GP27.5 FP
#38 Isaiah Thomas (81% OWN)88.2 FP, 4 GP22.7 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.

RUSSELL WESTBROOKFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-2028731358622524103133
-- Per Game (68 Proj)42.320.09.17.71.511.96
11/18 to 11/24 (3 Games)1296228234.85.5
11/25 to 12/1 (2 Games)90442015.83.44.4
'19-20 Season508259102851526
-- Per Game (12 GP)42.321.68.57.11.252.2
'18-20 Seasons39021675808784119175
-- Per Game (73 GP)53.522.911.110.71.632.4