Our midseason update continues. Today we look at the Northwest Division.
Current Record: 29-27
Projected Record: 42-40
CJ McCollum has bumped his scoring average from 7 to 21 points per game.
Meyers Leonard hasn’t built on a nice year with an increase in minutes.
Oklahoma City Thunder
Current Record: 40-16
Projected Record: 59-23
Russell Westbrook has been able to keep up his ridiculous production even with Kevin Durant back.
Kyle Singler was decent in Detroit but he’s been horrendous with the Thunder.
Current Record: 27-28
Projected Record: 40-42
Rodney Hood has supplanted Alec Burks as the starting shooting guard.
Trey Burke looks even lees like an NBA point guard.
Current Record: 22-34
Projected Record: 32-50
Will Barton has been one of the best bench players in the NBA.
Jusuf Nurkic looked like an intriguing prospect last year. He’s looked awful this year.
Current Record: 18-39
Projected Record: 26-56
Karl-Anthony Towns has been even better than anyone expected in his first year.
Veteran scorer Kevin Martin has been a total zero on this young T-Wolves team.