Trae Young is Projected to Be the #8 Guard the Rest of the Season...Behind DeMar DeRozan and Ahead of Zach LaVine

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Trae Young to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 687 projected fantasy points puts him at #8 behind DeMar DeRozan and ahead of Zach LaVine. He has averaged 41.5 fantasy points in his past 140 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 45.8 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#3) 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 not projected for elite value. Trae Young is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #2 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (G) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#6 D`Angelo Russell (100% OWN)705 FP, 39.2 per game3019 FP, 81 gp, 37.27 per game (#12)
#7 DeMar DeRozan (100% OWN)701 FP, 36.9 per game2970 FP, 77 gp, 38.57 per game (#11)
#8 Trae Young (100% OWN)687 FP, 45.8 per game2933 FP, 81 gp, 36.21 per game (#14)
#9 Zach LaVine (100% OWN)676 FP, 35.6 per game2223 FP, 63 gp, 35.29 per game (#17)
#10 Damian Lillard (100% OWN)665 FP, 41.6 per game3450 FP, 80 gp, 43.12 per game (#3)

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TRAE YOUNG WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Trae Young is projected for 50.1 fantasy points in one game the rest of week in week 21 which ranks him as the #33 projected guard for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a slightly better than average game with more fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Malik Beasley but behind Louis Williams the rest of the week. Week 22 will be a very good week and he is projected to be the number one guard. He is projected for 184.5 fantasy points.

3/12 TO 3/15 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#31 Will Barton (97% OWN)51.8 FP, 2 GP27.1 FP
#32 Louis Williams (98% OWN)51.1 FP, 2 GP25.9 FP
#33 Trae Young (100% OWN)50.1 FP, 1 GP45.8 FP
#34 Malik Beasley (86% OWN)48.9 FP, 2 GP24.7 FP
#35 Jordan Clarkson (57% OWN)46.9 FP, 2 GP22.2 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (G)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Trae Young (100% OWN)184.5 FP, 4 GP45.8 FP
#2 Bradley Beal (100% OWN)171.1 FP, 4 GP43.3 FP
#3 Russell Westbrook (100% OWN)165.8 FP, 3 GP51.8 FP
#4 Donovan Mitchell (100% OWN)163.3 FP, 4 GP38.4 FP
#5 D`Angelo Russell (100% OWN)160.4 FP, 4 GP39.2 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.

TRAE YOUNGFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-206874056013647.119.6
-- Per Game (15 Proj)45.827.04.09.13.11.31
3/9 to 3/15 (1 Game)50294.09.93.21.64
3/16 to 3/22 (4 Games)18410915.63712.75.1
'19-20 Season2877173625254919973
-- Per Game (59 GP)48.829.44.39.33.41.24
'18-20 Seasons2933154930165315685
-- Per Game (81 GP)36.219.13.78.11.931.05