James Johnson

FPPG: 18.1  |  FanDuel Salary: $4,900
FPPG: 18.1  |  FanDuel Salary: $4,900
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Pelicans starting James Johnson for injured Zion Williamson (finger) on Friday

New Orleans Pelicans forward James Johnson is starting in Friday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers.

What It Means:

Johnson will make his sixth start with New Orleans after Zion Williamson was ruled out indefinitely with a fractured finger. In a matchup against a Philly unit ranked second in defensive efficiency, our models project Johnson to score 29.8 FanDuel points at the salary of $3,500.

Johnson's projection includes 12.1 points, 6.2 rebounds, and 3.1 assists.