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Alan Anderson | Guard/Forward | #6

Team: Washington Wizards
Age / DOB:  (33) / 10/16/1982
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 220
College: Michigan State
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Alan Anderson would like to re-sign with the Wizards this summer.
His left ankle basically ruined his 2015-16 campaign, but Anderson is eager to redeem himself. "I wasn't able to show a lot of what I was capable of doing," Anderson said. "I'm definitely a totally a different player than what Iv'e shown. I definitely would love to be back." John Wall also voiced his desire for the Wizards to keep Anderson, but to be clear he likely won't have much fantasy value if he stays in Washington. Apr 16 - 10:10 AM

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Alan Anderson wants to return to the Washington Wizards.

Anderson will turn 34 in October, so the Wizards will likely wait to see how healthy he is before deciding whether or not to re-sign the veteran. While Anderson has John Wall's support in coming back to Washington, Anderson is no longer a fantasy option in any format.
Apr 14 - 10:32 AM

Alan Anderson scored four points on 1-of-3 shooting Sunday, to go with three rebounds and no other statistics through 13 minutes of action.

Anderson figures to see limited minutes off the bench for the final two games of the year in Washington, but he's not going to earn enough minutes to matter in any setting.
Apr 10 - 5:25 PM

Alan Anderson (groin) is on the active list for Friday's game vs. the Pistons.

He hasn't played since Mar. 19 and it's not a lock that he sees the floor. Leave him on the wire.
Apr 8 - 7:00 PM

Alan Anderson (groin) is a game-time call vs. the Pistons on Friday.

A report earlier indicated that he will be "available," but he's not worth using in fantasy formats no matter what.
Apr 8 - 6:08 PM

Alan Anderson (groin) will be available to play on Friday vs. the Pistons.

He is technically listed as questionable, and he hasn't played since Mar. 19. His minutes will be limited if he's cleared to play, so he's not worth using in fantasy.
Apr 8 - 12:21 PM

Alan Anderson (groin) will not suit up for Wednesday's game against the Nets, as expected.

He didn't go through shootaround, did not practice on Tuesday and he could very well be shut down for the final five games of the season. Leave him on the wire.
Apr 6 - 5:25 PM

Alan Anderson (groin) did not go through Wednesday morning's shootaround.

He also did not go through practice on Tuesday, so there's really no way he takes the court for tonight's game against the Nets. Leave him on the wire.
Apr 6 - 11:55 AM

Alan Anderson (groin) did not practice on Tuesday.

He was limited to doing some light shooting, but the fact that he's still not practicing isn't a great sign regarding his availability for Wednesday's game against the Nets. He's without a timetable to return and should not be owned anywhere.
Apr 5 - 2:21 PM

Alan Anderson (groin) will not play Sunday vs. the Clippers.

It'll be Anderson's eighth straight game on the sidelines, and it's unclear if he'll be able to play again this season. Leave him on the wire.
Apr 3 - 2:17 PM

Alan Anderson said he is dealing with a Grade-2 groin strain, but hopes to play again this season.

"I’m going to get back out there," Anderson said. "I just don’t know which game yet. But I want to get out there and play before this is over." His minutes will be limited if he's cleared to play, so he belongs on the wire in almost all leagues.
Apr 2 - 12:26 PM

Alan Anderson (groin) has been ruled out for Friday's game against the Suns.

Friday will mark Anderson's seventh straight game on the sidelines, and he is currently without an official timetable to return. At this point in the fantasy season, Anderson belongs on the waiver wire in all leagues.
Apr 1 - 9:17 PM

Alan Anderson (groin) will not play against the Kings on Wednesday.

He could be out for the season and this will be his sixth straight game out. Ignore Anderson is almost all leagues.
Mar 30 - 8:38 PM

Alan Anderson (groin) will not play on Tuesday vs. the Warriors.

This will be his fifth straight game on the shelf, meaning he belongs on the wire in all leagues.
Mar 29 - 9:08 PM

Alan Anderson (groin) did not go through Tuesday morning's shootaround.

Anderson has spent the past four games on the sidelines, and his absence from shootaround isn't a great sign regarding his availability for Tuesday's game against the Warriors. He belongs on the waiver wire in all leagues at this juncture in the fantasy season.
Mar 29 - 3:09 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
PG1John Wall
2Garrett Temple
3Ramon Sessions
SG1Bradley Beal
2Marcus Thornton
SF1Otto Porter
2Kelly Oubre
3Alan Anderson
4Jarell Eddie
PF1Markieff Morris
2Jared Dudley
3J.J. Hickson
C1Marcin Gortat
2Nene Hilario
3Drew Gooden