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  • Fantasy Blurbs

    Frank Kaminsky scores 16 points in another start

    Frank Kaminsky drew another start on Sunday, with Cody Zeller still on the sidelines. Frank played 28 minutes and scored 16 points, pulled down five rebounds, and handed out four assists.

    Kaminsky has really come into his own as a starter for the Hornets. Zeller’s eventual return will send him back to a reserve role, but at this point “the Tank” has earned enough cred to remain as a hold candidate in standard leagues. He should still be able to average playing time in the high 20’s and remain a productive fantasy asset moving forward.

  • Fantasy Blurbs

    Kemba Walker drops 34 points in OT loss

    Kemba Walker led the Charlotte Hornets with a team-high 34 points on 11-of-19 shooting from the field (6-of-10 from downtown), and 6-of-8 from the line, while adding two rebounds and two assists.

    Kemba and Nic Batum did their best and pushed the Clippers to the limit in this one, but unfortunately, it wasn’t enough to eke out the win. This was the second time Kemba has scored 30 points or more over his last three games. He’s heating up again and there’s no reason Walker should be lounging around on fantasy basketball benches, in any format, in any league size.

  • Fantasy Blurbs

    Nicolas Batum breaks out of slump with 31 points

    Nicolas Batum had a big night against the Los Angele Clippers with 31 points, eight rebounds, and four assists. He hit a career-high, 8-of-13 shots from deep, but his heroics were not enough, as the Hornets fell in overtime 121-124

    Batum had been having a bad few games, with his struggles from the field. Hopefully, this explosion will get him back on track. He and Kemba Walker need to perform at this level on a nightly basis if the Hornets want to lock down a spot in the Playoffs.

  • The Big Numbers

    DeAndre Jordan posts huge 20-19 double-double

    DeAndre Jordan took advantage of an easy match-up against Frank Kaminsky and dominated the Hornets’ frontcourt with 20 points, 19 rebounds, three steals, and two blocks.

    This was one of DA’s better games this season, but take it with a grain of salt due to the lopsided match-up. Still, it was a nice bounce-back game after his 14-point, 8-rebound performance against the Spurs. Jordan should be active in all lineups given his solid contributions in rebounds and defensive stats.

  • The Big Numbers

    Blake Griffin hits three treys en route to 43 points

    Blake Griffin led the Los Angeles Clippers to a 121-124 overtime victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday with 43 points, 1o rebounds, and five assists.

    Griffin also recorded his most three-point shots made in a single game tonight as he went 3-of-4 from downtown. Griffin was excellent as he held down the fort in Chris Paul’s absence, but it appears that the big man has no intentions of slowing down. Despite LAC’s 3-game week ahead, owners should feel free to keep Griffin on active duty if only based solely on how well he’s been playing lately.

  • Fantasy Blurbs

    Chris Paul hands out 17 assists in win

    Chris Paul struggled to find his shot on Sunday, hitting just 4-of-18 shots from the field. He did make sure that his teammates were able to get their easy shots and handed out 17 assists.

    Paul scored 15 points and pulled down nine rebounds as he flirted with a triple-double in this game. He logged 41 minutes in the Clippers’ 121-124 overtime win, which is a definite sign that his thumb injury is completely behind him.  He won’t shoot this poorly every night, so his owners should be excited to have their elite point guard back in business.

  • Fantasy Blurbs

    Al-Farouq Aminu back in action with 13 points

    Al-Farouq Aminu returned to action from a knee injury on Sunday and played 29 minutes off the bench. He scored 13 points and grabbed eight rebounds while hitting a trey and blocking one shot.

    After missing two games with a knee injury, Aminu looked good in this game. The 29 minutes are a good indicator that his injury is behind him and it won’t be surprising to see him get reinserted into the starting lineup sometime next week. Noah Vonleh started and scored five points in 21 minutes.

  • Fantasy Blurbs

    Damian Lillard’s 28 points not enough

    Damian Lillard paced the Portland Trail Blazers with 28 points on Sunday in a tough loss against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday.

    Lillard hit four treys, grabbed six rebounds, dropped eight dimes, and got two steals in a productive outing for his fantasy owners. This is a solid follow-up to his 33-point game against Orlando. C.J. McCollum struggled in this game with 17 points and Lillard did his best to cover for him on offense, but the Blazers need both their guards playing at a high level in order for them to grab those wins.

  • Fantasy Blurbs

    DeMar DeRozan drops 33 points on the Blazers

    DeMar DeRozan scored a game-high 33 points on Sunday to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 106-112 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers.

    DeRozan added six rebounds, two assists, two steals, and a block to round out his line for the night. Kyle Lowry missed this game and DeMar was more than capable in handling the heavy lifting as far as putting points on the board was concerned. He did get some solid help from Cory Joseph and Serge Ibaka. DeRozan shot an efficient 9-of-16 from the field and 15-of-16 from the line.

  • Fantasy Blurbs

    Serge Ibaka goes for 18-10 and full line

    Serge Ibaka delivered his best game since joining the Toronto Raptors, filling up the stat sheet on Sunday with 18 points, 10 rebounds, two triples, two steals, and one block.

    The Raptors were without Kyle Lowry in this game and Ibaka was able to step up and contribute on the offensive end to help out DeMar DeRozan bring home the win. Lucas Noguiera logged 10 minutes in this game. The addition of Ibaka has obliterated Bebe’s fantasy value and it is advisable to drop Nog for another serviceable big man.