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Kris Humphries | Center/Forward | #43

Team: Atlanta Hawks
Age / DOB:  (32) / 2/6/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'9' / 245
College: Minnesota
Drafted: 2004 / Rd. 1 (14) / UTA
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Kris Humphries (neck spasm) is probable to play against the Cavs on Sunday.
With the Hawks getting their guys back, Humphries probably won't be in the rotation on Sunday following his Friday start. Apr 8 - 5:00 PM

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Kris Humphries scored 12 points with seven rebounds, four assists, one steal and two 3-pointers in 25 minutes against the Cavs on Friday.

Dwight Howard was resting in this game, so expect Humphries to fall out of the rotation on Sunday. He did not play on Thursday.
Apr 7 - 10:25 PM

Kris Humphries will start in place of Dwight Howard Friday night vs. the Cavs.

Humphries has started two games this season and is averaging 5.5 points and 8.0 boards in 21 minutes over those two contests. Mike Muscala may actually be the bigger beneficiary from Howards's absence.
Apr 7 - 6:52 PM

Kris Humphries is not on the Hawks' active list for Thursday's game.

Ryan Kelly is active tonight and Humphries simply isn't in the rotation with Dwight Howard, Paul Millsap and Ersan Ilyasova all healthy. Millsap will sit out Friday's game as a precaution, but even then we might not see Hump take the court.
Apr 6 - 7:21 PM

Kris Humphries started in place of Dwight Howard (rest) on Saturday vs. the Grizzlies and scored one point with eight rebounds and two blocks in 19 minutes.

He missed all three of his shots from the field and split minutes with Mike Muscala just like head coach Mike Budenholzer promised before the game. Humphries can be left on the wire with Howard expected back on Monday vs. the Spurs.
Mar 11 - 11:32 PM

Kris Humphries will start in place of Dwight Howard (rest) on Saturday vs. the Grizzlies.

Howard will be back next game, so there's no reason to pick up Humphries in most leagues. In fact, he's not a great play on Saturday because coach Mike Budenholzer said he will likely split the center minutes with Mike Muscala.
Mar 11 - 7:40 PM

Kris Humphries returned to the bench on Monday vs. the Wolves and played 11 minutes, scoring 12 points with five rebounds, two assists and zero turnovers.

It was a great shift from Humphries, but he's not going to be a lock to play meaningful minutes on a nightly basis with Dwight Howard (back) back in action. Leave Humphries on the wire.
Mon, Dec 26, 2016 11:33:00 PM

Kris Humphries will return to the bench for Monday's game vs. the Wolves.

Dwight Howard (back) is returning from a three-game absence, so Humphries may fall completely out of the rotation with Mike Muscala playing really well off the bench. Leave Humphries on the wire.
Mon, Dec 26, 2016 07:21:00 PM

Kris Humphries hit 4-of-10 shots for 10 points, eight rebounds, two assists and a block in a start for the Hawks on Friday.

Dwight Howard (back), Tim Hardaway Jr. (groin) and Kyle Korver (illness) were all out tonight, so Humps got the start. He played well, but given the fact he didn't play in any of their three previous games and hadn't scored a point in their last seven, he's not worth a look even if the Hawks regulars continue to be banged up.
Sat, Dec 24, 2016 12:02:00 AM

Kris Humphries will start at center and Kyle Korver will move to the bench.

In case you missed it, Dwight Howard (back) is out. Humphries likely won't play more than 20 minutes, but this move hurts Mike Muscala a bit. Humphries can stay on the wire.
Fri, Dec 23, 2016 07:33:00 PM

Kris Humphries said he chose the Hawks in free agency because he wants to be back in the playoffs.

"It was some wait and see. Obviously, other teams were interested. But for me, I wasn’t going to play on a team that wasn’t a playoff team with a shot to win," Humphries said. "Being in the playoffs is so important, so fun, that that is one of the more important things when it comes down to making decisions." He signed a one-year, $4 million deal and could see minutes in teens off the bench. He won't have value while Dwight Howard is active.
Fri, Jul 29, 2016 10:57:00 AM

Kris Humphries has agreed to a one-year, $4 million deal to return to the Hawks.

The Hawks do need some depth up front, especially given how often Dwight Howard has been hurt lately. Humphries played for three different teams last year, averaging just 15.3 minutes per game over 53 outings. He'll help out the second unit.
Mon, Jul 11, 2016 11:01:00 PM

Kris Humphries is drawing interest from the Celtics.

To be clear, the Celtics won't make any moves until they go after the big-name free agents such as Kevin Durant, Al Horford and Dwight Howard. If Humphries does sign with Boston, he would be looking at a limited role off the bench. According to Shams Charania of The Vertical, the Hawks, Nets, Wolves, Spurs and Hornets are also interested.
Fri, Jul 1, 2016 10:38:00 AM

Kris Humphries said he would like to return to the Hawks next season.

"Of course," Humphries said. "It’s been a great experience for me after being traded and ending up here. Coach [Mike Budenholzer] really wanted me here. Being able to get here and have this experience is great." Humphries will continue to work on his 3-point shot this summer, but the free agent likely won't be a fantasy asset if he remains in Atlanta because he only averaged 14.0 minutes for the Hawks this season.
Fri, May 13, 2016 10:10:00 AM

Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer said that he expects to use Kris Humphries in the series against the Cavaliers.

"I think we’ll need Kris in this series," Budenholzer said. "I can see us needing Kris and [Mike Muscala] and everybody. I think Kris is always ready. He’s anxious. He’s let me know he is ready to go." Humphries only made one appearance in round one vs. Boston, but Budenholzer may need Humphries for his rebounding ability because Tristan Thompson is a handful on the glass for the Cavs. To be clear, he likely won't see enough minutes to make an impact in fantasy.
Sun, May 1, 2016 09:26:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
PG1Dennis Schroder
2Malcolm Delaney
3Jose Calderon
SG1Kent Bazemore
2Tim Hardaway Jr.
3Marco Belinelli
4Tyler Dorsey
SF1Thabo Sefolosha
2Taurean Prince
3DeAndre Bembry
4Mike Dunleavy
5Ryan Kelly
PF1Paul Millsap
2Ersan Ilyasova
3John Collins
4Mike Muscala
C1Miles Plumlee
2Kris Humphries
3Alpha Kaba