Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza had another huge game Saturday at Milwaukee with 28 points, seven rebounds and five threes.
Insight: Ariza has had the benefit of playing three of the NBA's worst teams -- Philadelphia, Utah and Milwaukee -- in Washington's four games this month and has averaged 27.3 points, 5.3 rebounds, 5.3 triples, 2.3 assists and 1.5 steals.
3/5/2014 9:56:00 PM
Description: Trevor Ariza dropped 26 points on Utah Wednesday in a 104-91 Wizards victory.
Insight: Ariza has been lighting it up lately. Over his last five games, the former UCLA Bruin has averaged 23.8 ppg on 60.3 percent shooting. He's been lethal from downtown, connecting on 23 of his last 34 three-point attempts (67.5 percent). Make sure Ariza is in your lineup Saturday against Milwaukee.
3/1/2014 10:25:00 PM
Description: Washington forward Trevor Ariza exploded for a career-high 40 points Saturday in a win over Philadelphia.
Insight: Ariza got off to a phenomenal start with 24 points on 9-of-10 shooting in the first quarter (6-for-6 on three-pointers). Though he only had 16 points the rest of the way, that's still higher than his season average (14.8 ppg). The ten-year veteran has averaged 19.3 ppg during the Wizards' six-game winning streak.
2/25/2014 9:46:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza had three steals and five triples Tuesday against the Magic, finishing with 22 points, four assists and three rebounds.
Insight: Ariza can collect steals and threes in bunches -- he's averaging 2.4 triples and 1.9 thefts this season to go with 14.3 points, 6.4 boards and 2.7 assists per game.
2/12/2014 10:48:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza rained down 10 3-pointers on the Houston Rockets Wednesday night.
Insight: Ariza (14.4 ppg, 6.2 rpg, 2.4 3pg, 1.9 spg) made 11-of-20 from the field overall and 10-of-14 from 3-point range. He had 32 points, 11 rebounds, three assists and three steals in the monster performance.
1/17/2014 2:52:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza (illness) missed Wednesday's practice, but was at this morning's shootaround and should be ready to go this evening.
Insight: Ariza played 35 minutes Wednesday in a win over the Heat despite dealing with a fever of 102 degrees and throwing up during the game. He's averaging a solid 14.2 ppg, 6.0 rpg, 2.7 apg, 1.8 spg, 2.3 threes per contest.
1/16/2014 5:42:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza (illness) missed Wednesday's practice, according to J. Michael of csnwashington.com.
Insight: Ariza played 35 minutes Wednesday in a win over the Heat despite dealing with a fever of 102 degrees and throwing up during the game. He should be able to play Friday.
1/11/2014 11:03:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza had 23 points, 14 rebounds, five steals and three threes Saturday against Houston.
Insight: Ariza is averaging 14.3 points, the second most of his career and highest since 2009-10 when he was with the Rockets. He's added a career-high 6.0 rebounds, 2.3 threes and 1.8 steals, making him a fantastic fantasy option.
1/3/2014 9:22:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza was ejected from Friday's game in the third quarter.
Insight: If you were wondering why Ariza only played 21 minutes, that's the reason. Joey Crawford gave Ariza the hook after the forward argued an offensive foul call.
12/21/2013 8:30:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza had 27 points, eight rebounds and five threes Saturday afternoon at Boston.
Insight: Ariza has been a valuable fantasy contributor all season, averaging 36 minutes, 15.8 points, 5.9 boards, 1.9 steals and 2.6 threes per game.
12/6/2013 10:16:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza has scored at least 22 points in three straight games and drained 14 threes on 20 attempts in that span.
Insight: Ariza played 46 minutes in Friday's overtime loss to the Bucks and had 22 points with five threes, 12 rebounds, four assists, four steals and two blocks. We don't expect Ariza to lose many minutes to Otto Porter while he's playing like this, especially after Martell Webster suffered an ankle sprain Friday.
11/30/2013 9:32:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza knocked down five triples and all five of his free throws to score 24 points Saturday against the Hawks.
Insight: Bradley Beal's injury prevented the Wizards from having to split small forward minutes between Ariza and the red-hot Martell Webster when Ariza returned from his hamstring injury four games ago. We'll see how coach Randy Wittman handles the impending debut of 2013 No. 3 overall pick Otto Porter Jr.
11/25/2013 9:51:00 PM
Description: Updating a previous report, Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza will be back in the lineup Tuesday against the Lakers. SOURCE: Michael Lee, Washington Post
Insight: He missed about two weeks with a strained hamstring. Ariza's return will bump Martell Webster out of the starting lineup.
11/25/2013 1:42:00 PM
Description: Washington forward Trevor Ariza (hamstring) has missed five consecutive games, but was back on the practice court Monday and could play on Tuesday.
Insight: Ariza averages 14.8 ppg, 6.6 rpg, 2.4 apg, 2.1 spg and 2.5 threes per contest. That's filling up the box score pretty well.
11/22/2013 6:03:00 PM
Description: Washington forward Trevor Ariza (hamstring) will not play Friday, according to Michael Lee of the Washington Post.
Insight: It will be his fourth straight missed game due to a hamstring injury. Martell Webster has averaged 39 minutes, 16.8 points, 7.5 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 3.0 threes over the last four games and will start again Friday.
11/20/2013 6:31:00 PM
Description: Washington forward Trevor Ariza (hamstring) will miss a third straight game Wednesday against the Cavaliers.
Insight: Ariza suffered a hamstring injury last week. Martell Webster has averaged 40 minutes, 17.3 points, 8.7 rebounds, 1.7 steals and 3.3 threes over the last three games and will start again Wednesday.
11/18/2013 9:31:00 PM
Description: Washington forward Trevor Ariza doesn't think he'll be able to play Tuesday night against Minnesota. SOURCE: Wizards on Twitter
Insight: His status for Wednesday's game in Cleveland is also in doubt. Ariza first tweaked his hamstring last week in a loss at San Antonio. Martell Webster has been starting in his place.
11/14/2013 2:32:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza heard a "pop" early in Wednesday's game against San Antonio and is scheduled for an MRI on his right hamstring, according to a csnwashington.com report.
Insight: Ariza is going to miss significant time though the injury is not expected to be season-ending. It should mean more time for Martell Webster.
11/13/2013 9:03:00 AM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza had 27 points, seven rebounds, four steals and five threes in 37 minutes of play Tuesday against Dallas.
Insight: Ariza has played nearly 38 minutes per game this season and averaged 16.4 points, 7.1 rebounds, 2.4 assists, 2.1 steals and 2.9 threes per game, making him a top-50 fantasy player.
11/6/2013 9:36:00 PM
Description: Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza had 15 points, six rebounds, three assists, three steals and three triples Wednesday at Philadelphia.
Insight: With Otto Porter Jr. out, Ariza has had no competition for playing time and is averaging 35.5 minutes, 17 points, 9.3 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 2.0 steals and 3.3 threes per game. He's a must-own.
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