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Evan Turner hit a seven-foot shot at the buzzer to beat the Celtics 95-94 on Wednesday, finishing with 16 points with six boards, eight assists and two steals on 6-of-17 shooting.

He gave Jerryd Bayless a nasty crossover dribble to get into the lane and convert a tough shot. This was his second buzzer-beating game winner on the year, which tied Joe Johnson and Andre Iguodala for the league high. Turner is starting to get it going again over his last five, averaging 19.8 points, 6.0 boards, 4.6 assists, 1.2 steals and 0.8 triples. The video is attached in the link below.
Wed, Jan 29, 2014 10:49:00 PM

Udonis Haslem was huge for the Heat on Sunday, racking up 18 points on 8-of-13 shooting, 13 rebounds (seven offensive), two assists and one steal in a crucial win vs. the Pistons.

The Heat hold the No. 7 seed in the East but they have no room for error, as they're just 2.5 games ahead of the 10th place Hornets. Hassan Whiteside (hand) and Chris Andersen (calf) are both iffy to return on Tuesday so Haslem, who logged 35 minutes tonight, may be forced into heavy playing time yet again.
Mar 29 - 8:49 PM

Andre Drummond took advantage of Miami's injury woes to finish Sunday's road loss with a career-high 32 points (14-of-17 FGs, 4-of-7 FTs), 14 rebounds, two assists, one steal, two blocks and zero turnovers.

Hassan Whiteside (hand) and Chris Andersen (calf) were both out for Miami, giving Drummond a delectable matchup vs. Udonis Haslem at center. He took full advantage of the matchup, becoming the 10th player since 2010 to score 32+ points while shooting at least 82.0 percent from the field -- Ersan Ilyasova achieved the same feat during his 34-point outburst on Thursday. Greg Monroe (knee) doesn't have a clear return date so Drummond will continue to gorge himself in the Pistons' frontcourt.
Mar 29 - 8:48 PM

Brandon Knight (ankle) will play vs. the Thunder on Sunday, but he will come off the bench.

After an eight-game absence, Knight is finally back. His minutes will probably be held in check and he will might be a little rusty, but his owners will be pumped to have him back in their lineups. Marcus Morris will remain in the starting lineup for now, but his value could take a hit down the stretch. We will let you know how Knight holds up after the game.
Mar 29 - 8:16 PM

Jared Dudley will not play vs. the Hawks on Monday in order to give his ailing back some extra rest.

Dudley has been able to play in the past two games for the Bucks, but they are wanting to be cautious with him since he had missed six consecutive games earlier in March. Dudley should be fine for Wednesday's game vs. the Bulls, but he is still not a fantasy option outside of deeper leagues. Expect O.J. Mayo and Jerryd Bayless to see a few extra minutes off the bench Monday.
Mar 29 - 7:52 PM

Michael Beasley is questionable to return on Sunday due to a bruised elbow.

The Heat are coming apart at the seams, beginning the night extremely short-handed before losing both Beasley and Luol Deng (knee) on Sunday. If Beasley misses any time, James Ennis and Henry Walker will be thrust into bigger roles out of necessity.
Mar 29 - 7:35 PM

Luol Deng suffered a left knee contusion vs. the Pistons on Sunday and will not return.

The Heat have had terrible luck with injuries this season, and knowing how cautious they tend to be with their players, it's possible that Deng's status could be in jeopardy for Tuesday's game vs. the Spurs. If Deng is forced to miss any time, James Ennis, Michael Beasley (elbow) and Henry Walker would all have to step up on the wing. Deng finished with four points, two boards, one assist and one steal in 18 minutes.
Mar 29 - 7:31 PM

76ers big man Furkan Aldemir started Sunday's game and finished with a career-high 11 points, 10 rebounds, one steal and zero turnovers in 27 minutes.

Aldemir is a tenacious rebounder whose overall rebound rate of 18.1 percent ranks second on the Sixers, behind only Thomas Robinson (23.1 percent). Unfortunately, Aldemir doesn't score (his previous career-high was four points) or contribute enough defensive stats to be a viable option in standard leagues. Just keep an eye on him for now.
Mar 29 - 7:14 PM

Vince Carter will start in place of Tony Allen (hamstring) on Sunday vs. the Spurs.

It will be Carter's first start this season, but it doesn't necessarily mean he will play big minutes. Carter can be left on the wire in most leagues, while Jeff Green will likely be the primary beneficiary off the bench tonight should be pretty busy on the offensive end.
Mar 29 - 7:01 PM

Head coach Flip Saunders is hopeful that Ricky Rubio (ankle) will be able to return on Monday vs. the Jazz.

Rubio has missed eight of the last nine games for the Wolves, so there are certainly no guarantees here. The Wolves are playing for ping pong balls and have no incentive to play Rubio at less than 100 percent, so there is no need for owners to overreact. If Rubio does return he will likely have a minutes limit, so his upside will be capped. Zach LaVine's value would take a hit if Rubio returns, but his owners should stand pat for now.
Mar 29 - 6:49 PM

Anthony Davis went to work against the Timberwolves on Sunday, scoring a game-high 28 points on 10-of-21 shooting, with nine rebounds, five assists, two steals and one block through 37 minutes of action.

After briefly exiting Wednesday's game against the Rockets with a shoulder injury, Davis has logged 41 and 37 minutes in his past two outings, so it doesn't look like this will be an issue at all moving forward. He was his usual fantastic self during Sunday's win, shooting a sterling 8-of-10 from the charity stripe, while committing zero turnovers, making this a true 9-cat gem. He's a fantasy goldmine, and as long as he can stay healthy, he'll arguably be the best player in fantasy hoops for many years to come.
Mar 29 - 6:46 PM

Kevin Love left Sunday's game vs. the 76ers with a back injury and will not be able to return.

Love has had problems with his back all season, but the Cavaliers didn't seem to be concerned after the game and the injury isn't thought to be serious. The Cavaliers are off until Thursday which should give him plenty of time to recover, but we will consider him questionable for that game vs. the Heat. If Love needs to miss any time, expect Tristan Thompson to be the primary beneficiary. Love finished with 10 points, 10 boards, one assist, two steals, one block and two 3-pointers in 31 minutes.
Mar 29 - 6:32 PM




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