Guard Player Notes
For The Last 15 Days
 
Tyreke Evans, G/F, NOP4/20/2015 10:36:00 PM
Description: Pelicans G/F Tyreke Evans will play on Monday versus the Warriors in Game 2 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals according to NBA.com.
Insight: Jrue Holiday is out, so Evans will see plenty of action. Evans, however, scored just one point in Game 1.
Jimmy Butler, G/F, CHI4/20/2015 10:31:00 PM
Description: Bulls shooting guard Jimmy Butler scored 31 points and grabbed nine rebounds in the, 91-82, Game 2 victory over the Bucks in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals.
Insight: Butler shot 10-for-19, including 3-of-9 from the 3-point line. He also had two assists and one block. The great night for Butler was huge as Derrick Rose had an off shooting night.
Tyreke Evans, G/F, NOP4/20/2015 12:04:00 PM
Description: Pelicans G/F Tyreke Evans (left knee) is questionable for Game 2 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals Monday against Golden State.
Insight: Evans (16.6 ppg, 5.3 rpg, 6.6 apg) will be a game-time decision after saying he still couldn't run at full speed. Jrue Holiday and Norris Cole woukld see huge increases in playing time if Evans can't run.
Kirk Hinrich, G, CHI4/20/2015 11:58:00 AM
Description: Bulls backup point guard Kirk Hinrich is questionable for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals Monday against Milwaukee due to a sprained left knee.
Insight: Hinrich didn't play in Game 1. Derrick Rose and Aaron Brooks can carry the load.
Kyle Korver, G/F, ATL4/19/2015 9:13:00 PM
Description: Hawks shooting guard Kyle Korver led Atlanta with 21 points in the team's Game 1 victory over the Nets in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals on Sunday.
Insight: Korver also had seven rebounds in the, 99-92, victory. He was 6-for-12 from the field overall, hitting 5-of-11 3-point attempts. He also had three assists, two steals and a block.
Isaiah Thomas, G, BOS4/19/2015 6:39:00 PM
Description: Boston really couldn't have asked for more from Isaiah Thomas off the bench in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals on Sunday.
Insight: Thomas led the team with 22 points and 10 assists. He shot 6-for-14 from the field, including 2-for-5 at the 3-point line, 8-for-8 at the foul line while also having five rebounds. His 22 points was as many as starting guards Marcus Smart and Evan Turner had combined.
Kyrie Irving, G, CLE4/19/2015 6:37:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving scored 30 points in his playoff debut against the Celtics on Sunday.
Insight: Irving was 11-for-21, making five 3-pointers in the, 113-100, victory. Cleveland leads the series against Boston, 1-0.
Mike Conley, G, MEM4/19/2015 2:00:00 PM
Description: Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (foot) will return to the lineup Saturday against the Trail Blazers.
Insight: Conley had missed the last four regular season games, but is ready to give it a go. He will be a solid daily option.
James Harden, G, HOU4/19/2015 8:40:00 AM
Description: Rockets guard James Harden scored a team-high 24 points during Saturday's Game 1 win over Dallas.
Insight: Harden shot 4-of-11 fromt he field and 15-of-17 from the line. He also managed 11 assists, two boarfs, one steal, and two turnovers.
Jimmy Butler, G/F, CHI4/18/2015 9:37:00 PM
Description: Bulls shooting guard Jimmy Butler scored a team-high 25 points during Saturday's Game 1 victory over the Bucks.
Insight: Butler shot 8-of-14 from the field, 7-of-8 from the line and 2-of-5 from downtown. He also managed six dimes, two boards, one steal, and two turnovers.
Derrick Rose, G, CHI4/18/2015 9:35:00 PM
Description: Bulls guard Derrick Rose played very well in his first playoff game in three years.
Insight: Rose finished with 23 points, seven assists, three 3-pointers, two steals, one block, and four turnovers. Very solid outing.
Stephen Curry, G, GSW4/18/2015 6:19:00 PM
Description: Warriors guard Stephen Curry scored in a team-high 34 points during Saturday's Game 1 victory over the Pelicans.
Insight: He shot 13-of-25 from the field, 4-of-7 from the line, and 4-of-13 from downtown. Curry also managed five assists, four rebounds, three steals, and three turnovers.
DeMar DeRozan, G/F, TOR4/18/2015 4:25:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan posted a double-double during Saturday's OT loss to the Wizards.
Insight: DeRozan shot just 6-of-20 from the field and 3-of-5 from the line for 15 points, 11 boards, six assists, one steal, and three turnovers. Amir Johnson scored a team-high 18 points off the bench.
Devin Harris, G, DAL4/18/2015 11:27:00 AM
Description: Mavs point guard Devin Harris (toe) is questionable for Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals Saturday against Houston.
Insight: J.J. Barea and even Raymond Felton could see more playing time though none have much fantasy value behind point guard Rajon Rondo and shooting guard Monta Ellis.
Derrick Rose, G, CHI4/18/2015 11:22:00 AM
Description: Bulls guard Derrick Rose is ready to go for the opening game of the playoff series.
Insight: It's been since 2011-12 since he played in a playoff game and he should be pretty excited. With Rose, you always have to worry about his health, but he averaged 17.7 ppg, 3.2 rpg, 4.9 apg this season.
Kirk Hinrich, G, CHI4/18/2015 11:16:00 AM
Description: Bulls point guard Kirk Hinrich is doubtful for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals Saturday against Milwaukee due to a sprained left knee.
Insight: Hinrich couldn't practice on Friday and isn't expected to make it for Game 1. Derrick Rose and Aaron Brooks can carry the load.
Kyle Lowry, G, TOR4/18/2015 10:49:00 AM
Description: Raptors guard Kyle Lowry appears to be healthy at the right time after posting 26 points in the regular season finale.
Insight: Lowry and the Raptors are injury-free entering the series with Washington. The point guard will have to lead the way for Toronto to advance. he averageds 18.0 ppg, 4.8 rpg, 7.63 apg in Raptor wins this season.
Garrett Temple, G, WAS4/18/2015 10:46:00 AM
Description: Washington guard Garrett Temple is dealing with a hamstring issue and will not play at the start of the series.
Insight: Temple hopes to return if the Wizards advance, but doesn't have a big role even if active.
Reggie Jackson, G, DET4/15/2015 11:44:00 PM
Description: Pistons guard Reggie Jackson had 24 points and 11 assists in the, 112-90, victory over the Knicks on Wednesday.
Insight: Jackson was 9-for-16 from the field and 6-of-9 at the line. He also had four rebounds and three steals. Jackson really excelled in Detroit after the trade from Oklahoma City, averaging 17.4 ppg, 9.1 apg and 4.7 rpg.
Henry Walker, G, NYK4/15/2015 11:25:00 PM
Description: Miami forward Henry Walker took advantage of his playing time on Wednesday night.
Insight: With Miami resting almost everyone, Walker played the entire game, with all of his field goal attempts coming from downtown. He shot 6-of-10 from deep and 3-of-5 from the line for 21 points, four rebounds, two assists, one steal, and two turnovers.
Martell Webster, SG, WAS4/15/2015 11:19:00 PM
Description: Wizards forward/guard Martell Webster scored a team-high 20 points during Wednesday's overtime loss to the Cavaliers.
Insight: With regulars resting for most or all of the game from each team, Webster played 35 minutes and went 5-of-9 from the field and 7-of-8 from the line for 20 points, three rebounds, two assists, three 3-pointers, one steal, and two turnovers.
Zach LaVine, G, MINHot4/15/2015 11:15:00 PM
Description: Timberwolves rookie guard Zach LaVine sure finished the season strong with 19 points, 13 assists and five rebounds in the season finale on Wednesday.
Insight: Besides win the slam dunk contest, LaVine didn't do much until the middle of March. In April, LaVine averaged 21.4 ppg, 5.9 rpg, 5.7 apg and 1.7 3-pointers per game while shooting 48.3 percent. Fantasy owners should not forget about this hot finish when they go to draft their teams next season.
Russell Westbrook, G, OKC4/15/2015 11:12:00 PM
Description: Thunder guard Russell Westbrook won the scoring title as he shot 11-for-20 from the field in the season finale to score 37 points.
Insight: Westbrook also capped off his incredible second half of the season with eight rebounds, seven assists and two steals. After the break, Westbrook averaged 31.2 ppg, 10.0 apg and 8.6 rpg.
Tyreke Evans, G/F, NOP4/15/2015 11:10:00 PM
Description: Pelicans G/F Tyreke Evans had 19 points and 11 assists as New Orleans beat San Antonio and clinched the final playoff spot in the west.
Insight: The Pelicans certainly earned the playoff berth, beating the defending champions on the last day of the season. Evans was 9-for-15 from the field with four rebounds, three steals and a block as well.
Tony Parker, G, SAN4/15/2015 11:08:00 PM
Description: Spurs point guard Tony Parker had a team-high 23 points in the loss to the Pelicans on Wednesday.
Insight: Parker was 11-for-17 from the field with six assists in what was a near amazing comeback. San Antonio trailed by 16 at halftime and came within four points in the fourth quarter but didn't get any closer. Parker finished the season averaging 14.2 ppg, 4.9 apg and 1.9 rpg.
James Harden, G, HOU4/15/2015 10:55:00 PM
Description: Rockets guard James Harden recorded a triple-double in the season finale against the Jazz.
Insight: Harden only took eight shots but got his teammates invovled as he had 16 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists. He also had two 3-pointers, one steal, one block and was 8-for-8 at the line. He is a top three finalist for fantasy MVP this season.
Dennis Schroder, G, ATL4/15/2015 10:47:00 PM
Description: Hawks backup guard Dennis Schroder led the team with 21 points in the season finale on Wednesday.
Insight: Schroder played 17 minutes and shot 9-for-13 from the field, but he didn't do much else. The Hawks haven't had much to play for the last two weeks, so it will be interesting to see how they come out to start the playoffs.
Aaron Brooks, G, CHI4/15/2015 10:46:00 PM
Description: Bulls guard Aaron Brooks came off the bench to lead Chicago with 23 points on Wednesday.
Insight: Brooks played 33 minutes as Chicago really had nothing to play for with just a game remaining. He shot 8-for-18, including 2-for-5 from the 3-point line. He also had six rebounds, four steals and three assists in the victory.
DeMar DeRozan, G/F, TOR4/15/2015 10:44:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan had 16 points and six assists in the season finale against the Hornets.
Insight: DeRozan was 8-for-13 from the field with four rebounds and two steals as well. DeRozan didn't have excellent numbers in this game because Kyle Lowry was playing better, but that is great news for the Raptors. They need both their guards playing well in order to advance.
Kemba Walker, G, CHA4/15/2015 10:43:00 PM
Description: Hornets point guard Kemba Walker had 17 points in the loss to the Raptors on Wednesday.
Insight: Walker was 6-for-15 from the field with four assists, three rebounds and three steals. It caps off an overall disappointing season for Walker, who averaged 17.3 ppg, 5.1 apg and 3.6 rpg. Charlotte also missed the playoffs.
Kyle Lowry, G, TOR4/15/2015 10:41:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard Kyle Lowry looked more like himself on Wednesday as he scored 26 points and had seven assists in the 92-87, victory over the Hornets.
Insight: Lowry just shot horribly in his first two games back from his back injury, but Wednesday, he was 8-for-15, including 6-of-9 from the 3-point line. He also had four rebounds and three steals. That's great news as Toronto heads into the playoffs.
Isaiah Thomas, G, BOS4/15/2015 6:56:00 PM
Description: Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas will rest on Wednesday against the Bucks according to the Boston Globe.
Insight: Avery Bradley will also not play, and coach Brad Stevens said he would spread the minutes around to everyone on the roster. That doesn't usually lead to great fantasy numbers.
Mike Conley, G, MEM4/15/2015 12:08:00 PM
Description: Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (foot) will not play in the season finale against Indiana.
Insight: Memphis wants him to be close to 100 percent for the postseason, so they will not risk playing him on Wednesday.
Chris Paul, G, LAC4/15/2015 9:38:00 AM
Description: Clippers point guard Chris Paul knocked down six 3-pointers during Tuesday's victory against the Suns.
Insight: He shot 8-of-17 from the field and 6-of-11 from downtown for 24 points, six dimes, one rebound, two steals, one block, and one turnover.
George Hill, G, IND4/15/2015 9:37:00 AM
Description: Pacers point guard George Hill nearly posted a triple-double during Tuesday's double-overtime victory over the Wizards.
Insight: Hill finished with 24 points, 10 assists, nine rebounds, two 3-pointers, one block, and three turnovers in Indiana's massive win.
John Wall, G, WAS4/15/2015 9:36:00 AM
Description: Wizards point guard John Wall posted a double-double during Tuesday's double-overtime loss versus Indiana.
Insight: Wall played 44 minutes and went just 7-of-23 from the field and 2-of-3 from the line for 16 points, 11 assists, two rebounds, two steals, and five turnovers.
Evan Turner, G/F, BOS4/14/2015 10:02:00 PM
Description: Celtics guard Evan Turner filled the stat sheet during Tuesday's victory against the Raptors.
Insight: He shot 7-of-14 from the field for 14 points, nine assists, seven rebounds, one steal, one block, and an ugly seven turnovers. Turner did not shoot a foul shot or a 3-pointer.
Lou Williams, SG, TOR4/14/2015 10:00:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard Lou Williams put in 16 points during Tuesday's loss to the Celtics.
Insight: He did so off the bench, and shot an ugly 3-of-13 from the field. Williams did go 10-of-11 from the line however, and also managed five rebounds, three assists, one steal, one block, and four turnovers.
DeMar DeRozan, G/F, TOR4/14/2015 7:09:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan will not play on Tuesday against the Celtics.
Insight: Toronto is resting their shooting guard. Greivis Vazquez will start in his place.
Russell Westbrook, G, OKC4/13/2015 10:52:00 PM
Description: Thunder guard Russell Westbrook was at it again on Monday night.
Insight: He point in 36 points, 11 rebounds, seven assists, two 3-pointers, two steals, and five turnovers.
Zach LaVine, G, MINHot4/13/2015 10:47:00 PM
Description: Timberwolves rookie guard Zach LaVine scored a team-high 24 points during Monday's loss to Pelicans.
Insight: He shot just 8-of-24 from the field, but did go 6-of-6 from the line. LaVine also had seven assists, five boards, two 3-pointers, and five turnovers.
Kyle Korver, G/F, ATL4/13/2015 10:07:00 PM
Description: Hawks shooting guard Kyle Korver hit four 3-pointers during Monday's loss against the Knicks.
Insight: He finished with 19 points, five boards, three assists, and one turnover. Korver shot 4-of-10 from the field and 7-of-7 from the line.
Langston Galloway, G, NYK4/13/2015 10:06:00 PM
Description: Knicks point guard Langston Galloway scored a team-high 26 points during Monday's victory against the Hawks.
Insight: Galloway did his damage from deep, going 6-of-6 from downtown. He also had six assists, four rebounds, one steal, and three turnovers.
Victor Oladipo, G, ORL4/13/2015 10:03:00 PM
Description: Magic guard Victor Oladipo put in 30 points on Monday night.
Insight: Oladipo also had six rebounds, one assist, two 3-pointers, four steals, two blocks, and four turnovers.
Michael Carter-Williams, G, MIL4/13/2015 9:44:00 PM
Description: Bucks point guard Michael Carter-Williams played very well against his former team.
Insight: He shot 11-of-17 from the field and 8-of-13 from the line for 30 points, five rebounds, five assists, three steals, one block, and two turnovers in just 30 minutes of action.
James Harden, G, HOU4/13/2015 9:16:00 PM
Description: Rockets guard James Harden scored a team-high 29 points during Monday's victory against the Hornets.
Insight: He shot just 7-of-20 from the field, but did go 14-of-16 from the line. Harden also managed six assists, six rebounds, one 3-pointer, one steal, two blocks, and two turnovers.
J.R. Smith, SG, CLE4/13/2015 9:15:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith hit eight 3-pointers on Monday night.
Insight: Smith was deadly, going 10-of-15 from the floor for 28 points, two assists, two rebounds, one block, and one turnover. He is a must-start option.
Kyrie Irving, G, CLE4/13/2015 8:38:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving (hip) will not return to Monday's game.
Insight: This is just a precaution, as Cleveland was up by double-figures when the decision was made. Irving will be a full-go for the postseason.
Monta Ellis, G, DAL4/13/2015 12:03:00 PM
Description: Mavericks guard Monta Ellis will be one of a group of Dallas starters watching from the sidelines on Monday.
Insight: Dallas is locked into the seventh seed so will sit Ellis, Chandler Parsons, Tyson Chandler and Dirk Nowitzki. Adjust your lineups accordingly.
Gerald Green, G/F, PHO4/12/2015 9:40:00 PM
Description: Suns guard Gerald Green scored a team-high 23 points during Sunday's loss to the Spurs.
Insight: He did so off the bench and also managed four rebounds, two assists, two 3-pointers, and one turnover.
James Harden, G, HOU4/12/2015 9:27:00 PM
Description: Rockets guard James Harden scored a team-high 30 points during Sunday's win over New Orleans.
Insight: Harden also had seven dimes, one rebound, one 3-pointer, one steal, one block, and four turnovers. He shot 10-of-18 from the field and 9-of-9 from the line.
C.J. Miles, G, IND4/12/2015 8:37:00 PM
Description: Pacers shooting guard C.J. Miles posted a double-double during Sunday's win over the Thunder.
Insight: Miles shot 9-of-14 from the field, 6-of-8 from the line, and 6-of-8 from downtown for 30 points, 10 rebounds, three assists, one steal, and zero turnovers. Impressive line.
Russell Westbrook, G, OKC4/12/2015 8:35:00 PM
Description: Is Thunder guard Russell Westbrook kidding?
Insight: Not only did he nearly post a triple-double, but Westbrook did so by scoring 54 points. He also had nine boards, eight assists, five 3-pointers, one steal, and two turnovers. Oklahoma City still lost the game.
John Wall, G, WAS4/12/2015 8:24:00 PM
Description: Wizards point guard John Wall posted a double-double in an ugly way during Sunday's win over the Hawks.
Insight: Wall finished with 24 points and nine assists, along with four rebounds, two 3-pointers, two steals, one block, and a disgusting 10 turnovers.
Evan Turner, G/F, BOS4/12/2015 5:30:00 PM
Description: Celtics guard Evan Turner played well during Sunday's victory over Cleveland.
Insight: He recorded 15 points, seven rebounds, five assists, four steals, one block, and one turnover. Turner shot 6-of-12 from the field and 3-of-4 from the line. Isaiah Thomas scored a team-high 17 points off the bench.
Iman Shumpert, G, CLE4/12/2015 5:29:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert posted a double-double during Sunday's loss to the Celtics.
Insight: With LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love, and J.R. Smith all sidelined, Shumpert played 38 minutes. He managed 15 points, 10 rebounds, three assists, one 3-pointer and an ungly seven turnovers during his extended run.
Stephen Curry, G, GSW4/12/2015 10:47:00 AM
Description: Warriors guard Stephen Curry hit five 3-pointers on his way to 34 points in the victory over the Timberwolves.
Insight: Timberwolves rookie Zach LaVine actually out-did Curry as he hit six 3-pointers and scored 37 points, but Golden State won the game. Curry was 11-for-21 with seven assists, four steals and four rebounds.
Zach LaVine, G, MINHot4/12/2015 10:46:00 AM
Description: Timberwolves rookie guard Zach LaVine hit six 3-pointers in the loss to the Warriors on Saturday.
Insight: LaVine is proving his 15 minutes of fame didn't expire at the slam dunk contest. He shot 13-for-21 on Saturday, including 6-of-10 from downtown, on his way to a career-high 37 points. He also had nine rebounds, four assists and was 5-for-5 at the line. LaVine is a great add in standard leagues for the last four days of the season.
Damian Lillard, PG, POR4/12/2015 10:39:00 AM
Description: Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard led the team with 28 points in the loss to the Jazz on Saturday.
Insight: LaMarcus Aldridge didn't play, so Lillard was the focal point of the offense. He took 22 shots, making 12 of them and had five assists, five rebounds and two steals. Lillard is averaging 21.2 ppg, 6.2 apg and 4.7 rpg this season.
Kyle Lowry, G, TOR4/11/2015 10:35:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard Kyle Lowry scored 12 points with seven rebounds, three steals, one assist and one block versus the Heat on Saturday.
Insight: Fantasy owners like having Lowry back, and he is helping in the counting stats but is hurting fantasy teams in the percentage stats. He shot 3-for-14, including 0-for-8 from downtown on Saturday. If owners are worried about Lowry lowering their shooting percentage, then it might be better to leave him on the bench.
Dwyane Wade, G, MIA4/11/2015 10:33:00 PM
Description: Heat guard Dwyane Wade scored 30 points in the three-point loss to the Raptors on Saturday.
Insight: Miami already had an uphill battle to make the playoffs, so this loss pretty much puts it out of reach. Wade was 8-for-16 from the field with six rebounds, five assists, one 3-pointer and one block.
Lou Williams, SG, TOR4/11/2015 10:30:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard Lou Williams scored a team-high 29 points in the, 107-104, victory over the Heat on Saturday.
Insight: Williams shot 50 percent off the bench, hitting four 3-pointers. He was also 7-for-7 at the line. Even with Kyle Lowry back in the lineup, Williams is can clearly still produce and is worth starting in standard leagues in the final week.
Victor Oladipo, G, ORL4/11/2015 9:45:00 PM
Description: Magic guard Victor Oladipo had a game-high 21 points against the Knicks on Saturday.
Insight: Oladipo was just 1-for-8 from downtown and 8-of-25 overall but he was able to lead this horrible matchup in scoring. Oladipo also had four rebounds, three assists and one steal.
Ish Smith, G, PHI4/11/2015 7:01:00 PM
Description: Sixers guard Ish Smith is out on Saturday versus the Bulls.
Insight: Smith has a groin injury. He has turned into a decent fantasy option the last few weeks, but owners should take him out of the lineup on Saturday.
Kyle Lowry, G, TOR4/11/2015 6:49:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard Kyle Lowry will play on Saturday versus the Heat.
Insight: Lowry returned on Friday to scored 10 points with eight rebounds and seven assists. He should be started in all standard leagues.
Dwyane Wade, G, MIA4/11/2015 6:48:00 PM
Description: Heat guard Dwyane Wade, along with center Hassan Whiteside, will play on Saturday versus the Raptors according to the South Florida Sun Sentinel.
Insight: Expect big games from these guys as the Heat continue to fight to stay alive. If they do lose, though, Wade could be shut down for the final week if the Heat are eliminated, so plan accordingly.
Jimmy Butler, G/F, CHI4/11/2015 1:08:00 PM
Description: Bulls shooting guard Jimmy Butler (calf) did not play on Thursday, but has been upgraded to probable for Saturday's game against Philadelphia.
Insight: Butler's calf injury didn't appear to be serious and the Bulls could win this game without him. They need him ready for the playoffs, but since he's healthy put him back in your fantasy lineups.
Leandro Barbosa, G, GSW4/11/2015 10:55:00 AM
Description: Warriors guard Leandro Barbosa is questionable for Saturday's game against Minnesota due to a sore Achilles.
Insight: There is no reason for him to play before the playoffs begin. He hasn't been fantasy worthy averaging 7.0 ppg, 1.4 rpg, 1.5 apg.
Jimmy Butler, G/F, CHI4/11/2015 10:36:00 AM
Description: Bulls shooting guard Jimmy Butler (calf) did not play on Thursday, but has been upgraded to probable for Saturday's game against Philadelphia.
Insight: Butler's calf injury didn't appear to be serious and the Bulls could win this game without him. They need him ready for the playoffs, but since he's healthy put him back in your fantasy lineups.
Russell Westbrook, G, OKC4/10/2015 10:24:00 PM
Description: Thunder guard Russell Westbrook had a typical game during Friday's victory against the Kings.
Insight: He finished with 27 points, 10 dimes, five assists, one 3-pointr, and four turnovers. Westbrook also shot 11-of-19 from the field and 4-of-4 from the line.
Ben McLemore, G, SAC4/10/2015 10:23:00 PM
Description: Sacramento guard Ben McLemore scored a team-high 20 points during Friday's loss to the Thunder.
Insight: McLemore shot 8-of-17 from the field and 4-of-10 from downtown. He also recorded four rebounds, one assist, one block, and five turnovers.
Eric Bledsoe, G, PHO4/10/2015 10:17:00 PM
Description: Suns guard Eric Bledsoe led Phoenix with 19 points during Friday's loss versus New Orleans.
Insight: He shot 7-of-19 from the field and 3-of-4 from the line. Bledsoe also had seven assists, two rebounds, two 3-pointers, one steal, one block, and four turnovers.
Langston Galloway, G, NYK4/10/2015 10:07:00 PM
Description: Knicks point guard Langston Galloway played well during Friday's loss versus Milwaukee.
Insight: He scored a team-high 20 points by shooting 8-of-16 from the field and 2-of-2 from the line. Galloway also managed four dimes, three rebounds, two 3-pointers, two steals, and two turnovers.
Giannis Antetokounmpo, G/F, MIL4/10/2015 10:04:00 PM
Description: Bucks guard Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a team-high 23 points during Friday's win over the Knicks.
Insight: Antetokounmpo responded to being benched on Wednesday by going 7-of-14 from the field and 9-of-11 from the line. He also recorded nine rebounds, one assist, one block, and two turnovers.
C.J. Miles, G, IND4/10/2015 10:00:00 PM
Description: Pacers shooting guard C.J. Miles knocked down five 3-pointers during Friday's victory over the Pistons.
Insight: Miles finished with 24 points, five boards, two assists, and two turnovers. He shot 9-of-17 from the field and 1-of-2 from the line.
Marcus Smart, G, BOS4/10/2015 9:56:00 PM
Description: Celtics rookie guard Marcus Smart had a team-high 19 points during Friday's win over Cleveland.
Insight: Smart went 7-of-10 from the field, 2-of-5 from the line, and 3-of-5 from deep. He also chipped in three rebounds, one assist, and one steal. Smart is trending up heading to postseason play.
Kyle Korver, G/F, ATL4/10/2015 9:47:00 PM
Description: Hawks shooting guard Kyle Korver hit three 3-pointers during Friday's victory against the Hornets.
Insight: He finished with 16 points, five rebounds, three assists, one steal, and one turnover. He also shot 4-of-10 from the field and 5-of-6 from the line.
Victor Oladipo, G, ORL4/10/2015 9:25:00 PM
Description: Magic guard Victor Oladipo filled the stat sheet during Friday's loss to the Raptors.
Insight: He finished with 19 points, five rebounds, four assists, three 3-pointers, two steals, one block, and three turnovers. Oladipo keeps getting better and better.
DeMar DeRozan, G/F, TOR4/10/2015 9:23:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan scored a team-high 29 points during Friday's win against the Magic.
Insight: He went 10-of-21 from the field, 6-of-6 from the line, and 3-of-5 from downtown. He also recorded five assists, three rebounds, and one turnover.
Rajon Rondo, G, DAL4/10/2015 8:34:00 PM
Description: Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo (rest) will not play on Friday.
Insight: J.J. Barea will likely start. Rondo is not a great option as is.
Mike Conley, G, MEM4/10/2015 7:38:00 PM
Description: Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (foot) will not play Friday against the Jazz.
Insight: Beno Udrih will start. Consider Conley day-to-day.
Kyrie Irving, G, CLE4/10/2015 7:12:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will not play Friday versus Boston.
Insight: He is dealing with a sore hip and there is no reason for Cleveland to risk it further, as they have the two-seed locked up. Consider Irving day-to-day.
Jrue Holiday, G, NOP4/10/2015 6:34:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (leg) will play.
Insight: He will come off the bench and play around 15 minutes. Owners should not rely on him.
Arron Afflalo, G, POR4/10/2015 5:26:00 PM
Description: Portland guard Arron Afflalo will miss the next one-to-weeks with a right shoulder strain.
Insight: C.J. McCollum will start in Afflalo's place, and will make for a solid option moving forward.
Kyle Lowry, G, TOR4/10/2015 4:38:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (back) looks like he will return to the lineup on Friday night.
Insight: Lowry said he feels good and should be able to play without limitations. He also said he will be able to play Saturday night against the heat. This is all good news for owners.
Jrue Holiday, G, NOP4/10/2015 4:24:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (leg) has been upgraded to questionable for Friday's contest against Phoenix.
Insight: This is great news, as Holiday has been out since Jan. 12. Even if he plays, owners should not expect much, but it would be nice to see him back on the court.
Giannis Antetokounmpo, G/F, MIL4/10/2015 3:30:00 PM
Description: Bucks guard Giannis Antetokounmpo isd expected to return to the starting lineup on Friday versus the Knicks.
Insight: Antetokounmpo missed the game against Cleveland. He's pout together a solid season averaging 12.7 ppg, 6.7 rpg, 2.5 apg.
John Wall, G, WAS4/10/2015 3:20:00 PM
Description: Wizards point guard John Wall will not play on Friday against the Nets, according to Jorge Castillo of the Washington Post.
Insight: Wall was at the shootaround and doesn't have an injury that we know of, so call this another rest day. All teams that are locked in for the playoffs are in rest-their-starter mode.
Jeremy Lin, G, LAL4/10/2015 3:11:00 PM
Description: Lakers guard Jeremy Lin (knee) is out for Friday's game against Minnesota.
Insight: Lin will miss his second consecutive game. Lin wasn't fantasy worthy lately, Jordan Clarkson has been doing most of the damage.
Kevin Martin, G, MIN4/10/2015 3:09:00 PM
Description: Timberwolves guard Kevin Martin missed the morning shootaround and should be considered questionable for the game against the Lakers.
Insight: Martin has played three games since returning from injury and averaged 22 ppg and 4.3 apg over that span. Lorenzo brown wouls most likely get the start if Martin can't run.
Derrick Rose, G, CHI4/9/2015 10:46:00 PM
Description: Bulls guard Derrick Rose played 20 minutes in the second set of back-to-back games on Thursday.
Insight: After playing 19 minutes on Wednesday, Rose went 5-of-15 from the floor and 2-of-2 from the line on Thursday for 12 points, four rebounds, two assists, and three turnovers.
Jimmy Butler, G/F, CHI4/9/2015 6:58:00 PM
Description: Bulls shooting guard Jimmy Butler (calf) will not play on Thursday.
Insight: This is the first news about Butler's calf injury, so we are not too concerned yet. Consider him day-to-day for now. Tony Snell will start in his place.
Michael Carter-Williams, G, MIL4/8/2015 11:02:00 PM
Description: Bucks point guard Michael Carter-Williams may have had his best game with Milwaukee.
Insight: He finished with 30 points, eight assists, two rebounds, one steal, and two turnovers. MCW shot 13-of-22 from the field, 1-of-3 from deep, and 3-of-3 from the line.
Kyrie Irving, G, CLE4/8/2015 10:56:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving scored a team-high 27 points on Wednesday night.
Insight: Irving went 7-of-13 from the field, 9-of-11 from the line, and 4-of-8 from downtown. He also had nine assists, four rebounds, three steals, but an ugky six turnovers as well.
Tony Parker, G, SAN4/8/2015 10:36:00 PM
Description: Spurs point guard Tony Parker scored a team-high 27 points during Wednesday's win over the Rockets.
Insight: He was questionable coming in, but looked great. Parker was a ridiculous 13-of-18 from the field, and also had four assists, one rebound, and two turnovers.
Langston Galloway, G, NYK4/8/2015 10:07:00 PM
Description: Knicks point guard Langston Galloway continues to be one of the few bright spots for New York.
Insight: He scored a team-high 19 points in a loss versus Indiana. Galloway shot 6-of-14 from the field and 6-of-6 from the line, and also had five rebounds, three assists, one steal, and one turnover.
George Hill, G, IND4/8/2015 10:06:00 PM
Description: Pacers point guard George Hill scored a team-high 20 points during Wednesday's victory against the Knicks.
Insight: He shot 7-of-11 from the field and 5-of-6 fromt he line. Hill also managed six rebounds, five assists, three steals, and two turnovers. He should be active everywhere.
Jeff Teague, PG, ATL4/8/2015 9:57:00 PM
Description: Hawks point guard Jeff Teague posted a double-double during Wednesday's victory over the Nets.
Insight: He recorded 15 points and 12 assists, along with six rebounds, four steals, one block, and four turnovers. Al Horford put in a team-high 24 points.
Reggie Jackson, G, DET4/8/2015 9:39:00 PM
Description: Pistons guard Reggie Jackson recorded a double-double during Wednesday's loss to the Celtics.
Insight: He posted 21 points and 15 assists, along with two rebounds, one 3-pointer, two steals, and un ugly seven turnovers. Jackson shot 10-of-18 from the field.
Isaiah Thomas, G, BOS4/8/2015 9:38:00 PM
Description: Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas was ridiculous off the bench on Wednesday night.
Insight: He helped defeat Detroit by scoring 34 points on 10-of-17 from the floor, 10-of-11 from the line, and 4-of-8 from deep. Thomas also recorded six dimes, three boards, and two turnovers.
Bradley Beal, SG, WAS4/8/2015 9:35:00 PM
Description: Wizards shooting guard Bradley Beal was one of seven Washington players to score in double-figures during Wednesday's victory against the 76ers.
Insight: Beal scored a team-high 21 points on 7-of-9 from the floor and 4-of-5 from the line. He also had three assists, three rebounds, three 3-pointers, one steal, and three turnovers.
Derrick Rose, G, CHI4/8/2015 9:33:00 PM
Description: Bulls guard Derrick Rose played 19 minutes in his return to action.
Insight: Rose started and recorded nine points, two assists, two rebounds, one 3-pointer, one steal, and four turnovers. He will not be a great option for the rest of the season.
Jimmy Butler, G/F, CHI4/8/2015 9:31:00 PM
Description: Bulls shooting guard Jimmy Butler scored a team-high 19 points during Wednesday's loss to the Magic.
Insight: Butler shot 6-of-10 from the field, 4-of-4 from the line, and 3-of-4 from downtown. Butler also chipped in six dimes, five rebounds, two steals, and two turnovers.
Victor Oladipo, G, ORL4/8/2015 9:27:00 PM
Description: Magic guard Victor Oladipo played the role of hero Wednesday against the Bulls.
Insight: He led the comeback, scored a team-high 23 points, and scored the game-winning bucket with under three seconds remaining in the game. Oladipo also managed five rebounds, five assists, three 3-pointers, three steals, and four turnovers.
Kemba Walker, G, CHA4/8/2015 9:25:00 PM
Description: Hornets point guard Kemba Walker was lone Charlotte starter to score in double-figures Wednesday night.
Insight: He did so in a loss versus Toronto, and finished with 15 points, four rebounds, three assists, one 3-pointer, one steal, and one turnover. Walker shot 5-of-13 from the field and 4-of-4 from the line.
DeMar DeRozan, G/F, TOR4/8/2015 9:23:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan scored a team-high 18 points during Wednesday's victory over the Hornets.
Insight: He shot 6-of-16 from the field and 6-of-7 from the line. DeRozan also managed seven assists, two rebounds, three blocks, and one turnover.
Kyle Lowry, G, TOR4/8/2015 3:16:00 PM
Description: Raptors guard Kyle Lowry along with Amir Johnson will not play on Wednesday versus the Hornets.
Insight: Lowry still does not have a timetable for return. Hopefully he can return before the playoffs, but for now, owners need to look elsewhere for production.
Tony Parker, G, SAN4/8/2015 2:58:00 PM
Description: Spurs point guard Tony Parker is questionable for Wednesday's game against the Rockets.
Insight: San Antonio could use this game to move up the standings and possibly earn home court in the first round, but at the end of the day, it is in their better interest to make sure Parker is healthy for the playoffs. The Sports Network will be surprised if Parker plays. Expect Cory Joseph to make the start.
John Wall, G, WAS4/8/2015 2:54:00 PM
Description: Wizards point guard John Wall will not play on Wednesday against the 76ers according to CSN Washington.
Insight: This is the first game Wall is missing all season. Fantasy owners should expect the Wizards to be cautious with Wall for the remainder of the season. Ramon Sessions will start in the meantime.
Evan Fournier, G, ORL4/8/2015 10:48:00 AM
Description: Magic guard Evan Fournier will be a game-time decision versus the Bulls on Wednesday.
Insight: Fournier has been out since Feb. 25. With nothing to play for, though, Fournier will likely be eased back into the rotation and is a risky play on Wednesday.
Derrick Rose, G, CHI4/8/2015 10:46:00 AM
Description: Bulls guard Derrick Rose participated in Wednesday's shootaround and told Bulls.com that he will play on Wednesday.
Insight: Rose should see around 20 minutes versus Orlando on Wednesday. The Bulls will definitely ease him back into game action, so Rose is a risky play for fantasy.
J.J. Redick, G, LAC4/8/2015 10:38:00 AM
Description: Clippers shooting guard J.J. Redick was not at all effected by Jamal Crawford's return to the floor on Tuesday.
Insight: Some thought Crawford's return would hurt Redick's value, but Redick hit four 3-pointers on his way to 27 points on Tuesday versus the Lakers. Crawford played only four minutes, which indicates he will slowly move back into the rotation. Redick should be started in all leagues.
Jordan Clarkson, G, LAL4/8/2015 10:36:00 AM
Description: Laker point guard Jordan Clarkson led Los Angeles with 20 points in the loss to the Clippers on Tuesday.
Insight: Clarkson was 7-for-17 from the field with six assists and four rebounds. He has scored at least 20 points in two of the last three games, but Clarkson also had a two-point game during that stretch.
Andrew Wiggins, G, MIN4/8/2015 10:32:00 AM
Description: Timberwolves guard Andrew Wiggins had 26 points and eight rebounds in the loss to the Kings on Tuesday.
Insight: Wiggins was 11-for-20 from the field and 4-of-5 at the line. Wiggins has been great lately, averaging 22.0 ppg and 5.2 rpg in the last five games.
Zach LaVine, G, MINHot4/8/2015 10:22:00 AM
Description: Something has clicked with Timberwolves rookie guard Zach LaVine as he continued to play very well on Tuesday versus the Kings.
Insight: LaVine had 21 points, 11 assists, five rebounds and a steal in the loss to the Kings. This was LaVine's first double-double of the season. In the last 13 games, LaVine has scored at least 11 points in 12 of those games. He is averaging 18.2 ppg, 5.2 rpg and 5.2 apg in the last five games, so owners would be wise to pick him up for the final week.
Kevin Martin, G, MIN4/8/2015 10:14:00 AM
Description: Timberwolves guard Kevin Martin had a game-high 37 points in the loss to the Kings on Tuesday.
Insight: Martin, Andrew Wiggins and Zach LaVine had a combined to score 84 points, but the rest of the team only had 27 points as they lost, 116-111. Martin was 13-for-31 from the field and 8-of-11 at the line with eight assists, five rebounds and one steal.
Russell Westbrook, G, OKC4/7/2015 10:35:00 PM
Description: Thunder guard Russell Westbrook scored a team-high 17 points during Tuesday's loss to the Spurs.
Insight: He played just 26 minutes like due to the fact San Antonio led comfortably throughout the entire game. Westbrook also had an impressive six steals, two assists, two rebounds, one 3-pointer, and four turnovers.
Stephen Curry, G, GSW4/7/2015 10:32:00 PM
Description: Warriors guard Stephen Curry hit five 3-pointers in the loss to the Pelicans on Tuesday.
Insight: Curry shot 50 percent from the field, including 5-for-8 from the 3-point line. He also had nine assists, six rebounds and a steal, but it wasn't enough as the Pelicans won, 103-100.
Goran Dragic, G, MIA4/7/2015 10:08:00 PM
Description: Heat guard Goran Dragic had a big game during Tuesday's victory against the Hornets.
Insight: Dragic shot 10-of-16 from the field and 8-of-8 from the line for 28 points, five assists, four rebounds, two steals, and two turnovers. This may have been Dragic's best game in a Heat uniform.
Gerald Henderson, G, CHA4/7/2015 10:07:00 PM
Description: Hornets guard/forward Gerald Henderson scored a team-high 29 points during Tuesday's loss to the Heat.
Insight: Henderson shot 11-of-18 from the field and 5-of-5 from the line. He also recorded three rebounds, one assist, two 3-pointers, and zero turnovers. Henderson should be active everywhere.
Eric Bledsoe, G, PHO4/7/2015 9:52:00 PM
Description: Suns guard Eric Bledsoe had just nine points in what was an awful game for Phoenix versus the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday.
Insight: The Suns lost, 96-69, and their starters only scored 30 points. Bledsoe was 4-for-9 from the field with five assists, two rebounds and five turnovers. It appears the Suns have packed it in for this season.
Jeff Teague, PG, ATL4/7/2015 9:50:00 PM
Description: Hawks point guard Jeff Teague had 16 points in the, 96-69, victory over the Suns on Tuesday.
Insight: Teague was 6-for-13 from the field, hitting one 3-pointer. He also had four rebounds, two assists and a steal.
Tony Parker, G, SAN4/7/2015 9:48:00 PM
Description: Spurs point guard Tony Parker left Tuesday's game with tightness in his right Achilles and will not return.
Insight: With the Spurs just killing the Thunder, there was no reason for Parker to play through the injury. It is unclear how serious this injury may be. Stay tuned for updates.
Jamal Crawford, G, LAC4/7/2015 9:14:00 PM
Description: Clippers guard Jamal Crawford will play on Tuesday versus the Lakers according to LA Times.
Insight: Crawford has missed over a month, so he will likely be eased back into the rotation. Standard leagues can probably ignore Crawford while owners should also expect Matt Barnes and Austin Rivers to lose some value.
Brandon Knight, G, PHO4/7/2015 6:35:00 PM
Description: Suns guard Brandon Knight will not play on Tuesday against the Hawks.
Insight: This was expected. Knight may miss the rest of the season. Marcus Morris will start in the meantime.
Deron Williams, G, BRK4/6/2015 9:25:00 PM
Description: Nets point guard Deron Williams recorded a double-double in the, 106-96, victory over the Trail Blazers on Monday.
Insight: Williams finished with 24 points and 10 assists. He also had four 3-pointers and six rebounds. Williams has been solid in the last five games, averaging 20.4 ppg, 8.2 apg and 4.8 rpg.
Damian Lillard, PG, POR4/6/2015 9:23:00 PM
Description: Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard scored 26 points in the, 106-96, loss to the Nets on Monday.
Insight: Lillard took 26 shots without LaMarcus Aldridge on the floor on Monday and made 14 of them. He was 6-for-11 from the 3-point line. Lillard also had four rebounds, two assists and one block.