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Lou Amundson | Center/Forward | #17

Team: New York Knicks
Age / DOB:  (33) / 12/7/1982
Ht / Wt:  6'9' / 225
College: UNLV
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Lou Amundson (respiratory illness) will not play vs. the Heat on Sunday.
The late-breaking announcement shouldn't impact any fantasy lineups, given that the veteran has played a total of two minutes in February. Consider him day-to-day. Feb 28 - 7:37 PM

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Lou Amundson (back) did not play in Wednesday's 98-90 win at Miami.

It's unclear whether he's still suffering from back spasms or was merely the victim of a healthy DNP-CD. Either way, he's a non-entity in the fantasy realm.
Jan 6 - 10:12 PM

Lou Amundson (back) did not play on Sunday.

He's dealing with lower back spasms but his availability doesn't matter for fantasy purposes -- he's appeared in four games in December.
Sun, Dec 27, 2015 10:39:00 PM

Lou Amundson (back) will not play on Saturday vs. the Hawks.

Amundson is not in the rotation, so his absence won't have any fantasy implications.
Sat, Dec 26, 2015 07:11:00 PM

Lou Amundson recorded one assist and two fouls in eight minutes in Saturday's win over the Knicks.

He was on the injury report earlier in the week for a lacerated scalp that he suffered against the Hornets, but he will obviously be fine. Amundson isn't a factor in fantasy leagues.
Sat, Nov 21, 2015 11:24:00 PM

Lou Amundson (lacerated scalp) will not return to Tuesday's game vs. the Hornets.

He was elbowed in the head by Marvin Williams (he was ejected) and there were only a few minutes left, but the injury isn't serious. Consider Amundson day to day. He finished with one board and one assist in seven minutes.
Tue, Nov 17, 2015 09:45:00 PM

Lou Amundson was a DNP-CD vs. the Lakers on Sunday.

He recently dealt with a back injury but isn't a part of Derek Fisher's rotation even at full strength. We're taking him off the injury report.
Sun, Nov 8, 2015 11:19:00 PM

Lou Amundson (back) did not play vs. the Cavaliers on Wednesday.

He was probable to play and it's unclear whether he's still injured or Derek Fisher simply didn't opt to deploy him. Either way, his permanent home is the waiver wire.
Wed, Nov 4, 2015 11:08:00 PM

Lou Amundson (back) is being listed as probable for Wednesday's game against the Cavs.

Amundson has yet to make his regular-season debut, and while he may be available to play on Wednesday, there are no guarantees he actually steps foot on the court. He's not worth owning in any league.
Source: NBA.com
Tue, Nov 3, 2015 03:03:00 PM

Lou Amundson (back) will not play on Monday vs. the Spurs.

Amundson still hasn't played this season and will be joining a crowded frontcourt rotation when he does return. He can be ignored in fantasy leagues.
Mon, Nov 2, 2015 05:54:00 PM

Lou Amundson (back) will not play on Saturday vs. the Wizards.

Kevin Seraphin (knee) is available to play on Saturday, meaning Amundson's path to minutes just got even harder. He is not on the fantasy radar.
Sat, Oct 31, 2015 11:59:00 AM

Lou Amundson (back) will not play on Thursday vs. the Hawks.

He isn't expected to be in the rotation, so fantasy owners can ignore this news.
Thu, Oct 29, 2015 06:38:00 PM

Lou Amundson (back) will not play vs. the Bucks on Wednesday.

He is just dealing with some soreness, so he should be fine in a couple of days. Amundson isn't projected to be in the rotation this season and is not on the fantasy radar.
Wed, Oct 28, 2015 12:37:00 PM

Lou Amundson (sore lower back) was held out of practice again on Monday.

That's two consecutive days that Amundson has been sidelined, but this is likely something we'll see the from the veteran throughout the season. Amundson should be fine, but he won't have fantasy value.
Mon, Oct 26, 2015 12:53:00 PM

Lou Amundson (sore lower back) will not practice on Sunday.

Amundson's back has been an issue during training camp, but it doesn't sound serious. Amundson won't see many minutes in a crowded frontcourt this season, so he is not a fantasy option.
Sun, Oct 25, 2015 11:07:00 AM

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4Tony Wroten
SG1Arron Afflalo
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SF1Carmelo Anthony
2Lance Thomas
3Cleanthony Early
PF1Kristaps Porzingis
2Derrick Williams
C1Robin Lopez
2Kyle O'Quinn
3Kevin Seraphin
4Lou Amundson