This is Terry Rozier‘s fifth season in the NBA. These are the field goal percentage numbers from the prior four seasons: 38%, 39%, 36%, and 27% his rookie year. No wonder he was nicknamed Scary Terry. Those are some awful numbers that give me the heebie jeebies. I won’t be able to sleep for a week, as I hear the echoes of bricks clanging off the rim in my sleep. I once watched Event Horizon on shrooms. That pales in comparison to the dread I have of sleeping now from Scary Terry. With that said, entering this season, we all knew what drafting Rozier entailed, but the brave were willing to overlook the nightmares for counting stats galore, as he would be the alpha in Charlotte with Kemba Walker gone. Last night, those with the iron balls were rewarded, as Rozier wasn’t scary, he was legendary. Beep. Boop. Bop. You know what’s always legendary? The Stocktonator.

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
40 4 3 1 0 1 8/13 15/26 2/3

A career-high! Granted, the opposition was the no-defense-playing Atlanta Hawks, and the game went to not one, but two overtimes, but whatever. A 40-burger is a 40-burger no matter how it’s cooked. There have been brutal stretches for Rozier this season, which have put many of his owners on tilt, just itching to drop him, but he’s a top 80 player for fantasy on the season! The field goal percentage is 41%. A terrible number for most, but heavenly for Rozier. The usage has been only 23, as Devonte’ Graham came out of nowhere this season, but Rozier has provided points, tres, boards, dimes, and steals with low turnovers and excellent free throw percentage.

Here’s what else I saw last night:

 

Devonte’ Graham

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
27 4 10 4 0 0 4/14 9/26 5/5

Top 15 player over the past three games!!! The usage rate has been over 27 while he’s been shooting 45% from the field. On the season, that number is 37%. Damn, Graham. Who’s the real scary one in Charlotte? Graham has been a revelation for the Hornets this season, as he’s averaging 18 points, 3.4 tres, 3.4 boards, 7.5 dimes, and 1 steal per game. He’s 8th in the league for dimes.

P. J. Washington

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
2 2 0 0 1 1 0/2 1/6 0

Only played 16 minutes due to foul trouble. More like P. U.

Caleb Martin

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
23 4 3 2 0 0 5/6 8/10 2/2

In 37 minutes off the bench.

Cody Martin

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
11 4 5 0 0 0 1/5 3/8 4/4

In 35 minutes off the bench.

I don’t know which is my favorite Martin! Cody has been getting more minutes, but Caleb has been hot over the past four games. Cody grabs more boards. I don’t know. Just flip a coin.

Bizmack Biyombo

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
10 6 2 0 2 0 0 4/5 2/3

In 34 minutes off the bench, while Cody Zeller played 23 minutes and Willy Hernangomez was a DNP-CD. Coach Borrego said that he’s going to scrap the three-headed center monster for the short term, so Biyombo should see plenty of run backing up Zeller, who won’t play more than 23-24 minutes per game. Bizmack Biyombo Boards & Blocks.

John Collins

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
28 11 0 0 2 2 0 12/13 4/8

In 46 minutes! Collins is the #7 player for fantasy on the season. Phil needs to get a new song commemorating his brother from another mother out, ASAP. 21.6 points, 1.5 tres, 10 boards, 1.5 dimes, 0.7 steals, and 1.6 blocks with 58% shooting from the field, 80% from the line, and only 1.8 turnovers. That is a groovy kind of line.

De’Andre Hunter

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
13 11 2 0 0 1 3/4 3/5 4/5

Disappointing line, considering the game went to double overtime. He’s too inconsistent to be relied on, even though the situation couldn’t be better for fantasy.

Trae Young

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
31 4 16 0 0 6 6/13 11/25 3/4

Trae is 4th in shot attempts, 4th in tres attempts, 7th in tres makes, and second in dimes. He’s also 1st in turnovers. Despite that, he’s a top 20 player on the season. The usage rate is a whopping 36!

Cam Reddish

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
22 7 2 1 0 1 3/8 8/14 3/4

In 40 minutes off the bench. Top 60 player over the past six games. He provides points, tres, boards, and steals, but it all comes down to the shooting efficiency. During this hot streak, he’s converted 56% of his shots from the field. On the season, that number is 38%.

So, the Bucks were without Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton, Eric Bledsoe, Donte DiVincenzo, and Brook Lopez. Good times.

Kyle Korver

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
23 4 4 1 1 2 5/11 8/15 2/3

In 24 minutes off the bench, KK led the Bucks in scoring. Yup, one of those nights. On the regular, Korver can provide close to 2 tres per game, but he only plays 13-16 minutes per game.

Paul Millsap

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
20 10 1 1 0 1 3/6 8/15 1/1

In 21 minutes. Yeah, he feasted on a tranquilized Bucks team. It’s good to see him on the court, though. When healthy, he’s been averaging around 24 minutes per contest. He can stuff the stat sheet but is unreliable.

Jerami Grant

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
19 6 3 1 1 0 3/7 6/13 4/4

In 29 minutes off the bench. Grant is awesome when he starts, as he provides points, tres, boards, steals, and blocks. Unfortunately, he splits the power forward minutes when Millsap is healthy. I guess both Millsap and Grant feasted on Thanasis Antetokounmpo. Welcome to the League.

Jamal Murray

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
21 5 6 1 1 4 3/6 9/17 0

Played 39 minutes. Why? No idea. Murray is solid in every cat but blocks. Top 50-60 player on the season. It feels like he’s been in the League forever, but he’s still only 23 years old.

Pascal Siakam

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
27 11 8 0 0 5 2/5 9/18 7/7

So close to messing around for the first time in his career.

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Top 40 player for fantasy. And he’s still getting better. I can’t wait to see what the ceiling is. I used to question him for not getting his Mutombo on, especially since he’s so athletic. Well, he’s at 0.9 blocks for the season now, after languishing in the 0.6-0.8 range. He could very well be the newest member of the 1/1/1 club.

Serge Ibaka

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
27 13 3 0 0 4 5/7 9/17 4/4

Got the start and played 37 minutes because Marc Gasol did not play on the second game of a back-to-back. TOR only plays one more game this week, but go 4, 3, 4, and 4 the next four weeks. They are the only team to play 15 games.

Norman Powell got the start because Fred VanVleet did not play due a shoulder injury, but left after only 2 minutes due to an ankle injury. Patrick McCaw ended up playing 43 minutes in his place and contributed 2 points, 6 boards, 2 dimes, and 3 steals.

Rudy Gobert

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
6 4 0 2 1 0 0 1/4 4/6

Can we blame COVID-19? He’ll be fine, unless he does test positive.

Joe Ingles

PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV 3PT FG FT
20 5 6 2 0 3 4/8 8/12 0

In 32 minutes off the bench. He lives!!! I wouldn’t put too much stock into last night’s game, though. All the starters struggled, so Jingles was brought out of the garage to get everyone into a festive mood.

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Mr. Blast
Mr. Blast
1 year ago

AyyyyO!

Ok Terry, ok!

I know this might be hard to answer, but who you got ?

Round 1 – Starting 03/16

My squad –

Jrue/Lowry/Conley/Rozier/D. White
LeVert/Mikal/Reddish/Bertans
Jokic/Vucevic/Wood/Holmes/Bryant/Naz

Vs

My opponent –

Luka/SGA/Beal/Middleton/Knight
Powell/Osman/Gary Harris/Eric Gordon/Bojan Bog/Melo/Josh Jackson
Horford/Siakam/Randle

Different builds.. He has a scoring punch.

13 cats – H2H

FGM
FGA*
FG%
FTM/A*
FT%
3PTM
3PTA*
3PT%
PTS
OREB
DREB
REB
AST
ST
BLK
TO

Son
Son
1 year ago
Reply to  Mr. Blast

AyyyyO!

Too much work for me to do right now. If I have time later, will try and get to it

If you want a ballpark estimate, figure out how many games each player plays, then add the averages.

Chris
Chris
1 year ago

Hi Son!

9 cat 12man h2h team and this week is currently quarter finals (i’m #1 seed and I should win easily this week but semis will be tougher). Seeing if I should drop anyone for Richaun Holmes. Currently, I feel I should stand pat. Just wanna see if you share the same opinion.

FYI, just picked up Derrick White yday with the news that Dejounte is out indefinitely

My team:

James Harden
Damion Lee 
Bradley Beal 
Mikal Bridges 
Larry Nance Jr. 
Daniel Theis 
Nikola Vucevic 
Derrick Favors 
Marcus Smart 
Derrick White 
Mike Conley 
Will Barton 
John Collins 

Appreciate your thoughts!

PB
Eric
1 year ago
Reply to  Chris

hey Son,
I limped into the playoffs with a bye and I’m currently in day 2 of a 9cat H2H matchup. BroLo and Middleton resting really hurt last night! Looking for a pickup with a 3-4 games this week to replace Seth curry, who looks like he won’t help me much… i think it’s time to damn the torpedoes and try to make the finals:

trae/kemba/sato/seth curry/d lee
middleton/rui/bogdonavic (jazz)/markannen
BroLo/dedmon/horford/bryant
IR: KAT 🙁

Any adds from this list?: OPJ, jerami grant, derrick jones jr., josh hart, beverley, augustin

Just looking for the best overall production while avoiding players on teams that only play twice. Thanks!

PB
Eric C Meeder
1 year ago
Reply to  Eric

gorgui also available

Son
Son
1 year ago
Reply to  Chris

I’d probably swap Favors for Holmes

Trader
Trader
1 year ago

Heading down the stretch. First round bye in hand with some help from SON! My playoffs start March 23rd so looking to tighten up the back end of my roster with an eye on minutes played.

Best on wire: Thomas Bryant. The rest are garbage. I would have to use my #2 claim to reacquire him as I cut Thomas after several bad games and low minutes. I figured JJJ would be back so no need to carry him. Now not so sure. I like my claim position to grab quality discards from desperate teams during that first week of playoffs where I am relaxing sniping the wire! So tough call. Hold or swap?

Harden, Jrue, VVleet, Lowry, Smart, Conley, Napier (don’t laugh, he helps my steals!)
Love, Nance, RoCo, Ibaka
Vuce, Myles, Chriss
IR:JJJ

Second question: best stash….Kennard, B Clarke, Nurkic, Garland.

Son
Son
1 year ago
Reply to  Trader

I’d try to get Thomas if he passes trough waivers. If he’s gone, he’s gone.

Kennard for me

Trader
Trader
1 year ago
Reply to  Son

Assume JJJ is back in next week or so. I then will have to drop two players to activate JJJ and acquire Bryant. Which two players go?

Son
Son
1 year ago
Reply to  Trader

Let’s deal with that when the time comes. A lot can happen between now and then

Trader
Trader
1 year ago
Reply to  Son

Gotcha. So grab Bryant and drop who? Napier, Chriss or Nance?

Trader
Trader
1 year ago
Reply to  Trader

Side note: Chriss has been great but has a horrible playoff schedule including four days off over the first five days of my first playoff week

Trader
Trader
1 year ago
Reply to  Son

Thanks! Hard call. I went back two days ago and read our chat….we both thought Bryant had to go in favor of Napier or Reddish. Napier was the one I got. Bryant and Napier both good tonight. Will sleep on it. He comes available at

Mr. Blast
Mr. Blast
1 year ago
Reply to  Son

Dear Trader,

Just keep in mind that Bryant has 3-B2B’S in the next couple weeks..

03/15-03/16
03/20-03/21
03/27-03/28 – (your playoff)

I’m on board with Thomas, but I am watching those B2B’s closely.

Son
Son
1 year ago
Reply to  Mr. Blast

Good catch, Mr. blast. This is why we have a community of extraordinary magnitude!!!

Mr. Blast
Mr. Blast
1 year ago
Reply to  Son

Thank you sir. I live for this.

Son
Son
1 year ago
Reply to  Son

Lol. I heart you

Trader
Trader
1 year ago
Reply to  Mr. Blast

Awesome input! Thanks for caring enough to share.

miles proudfoot
miles proudfoot
1 year ago

Hey Son,
Are you feeling PJ or Shabazz ROS?
Thanks!

Son
Son
1 year ago

Shabazz

Anthony
Anthony
1 year ago

Whats up, it was just announced that Ben Simmons will be reevaluate d in 3 week. My playoffs starts next week, so is he a clear drop?

Son
Son
1 year ago

Yup

Anthony
Anthony
1 year ago
Reply to  Son

Also tryng too juice up for the playoffs, my worst players: milton, opj, anunoby, lyles, drobinson, mrob. Best ww players: jjohnson, draymond, milsap, milesbridges,sharisson, kleber, naz. Should i switch somebody up?

Punt points and soft punt tres squad, h2h 9cat

Anthony
Anthony
1 year ago
Reply to  Son

If i will add naz, i have to drop C, because or 4 centers limits. Worst one is Mrob. Does is change the equation?

Son
Son
1 year ago
Reply to  Anthony

That’s right. Sorry, forgot. Get JJ then

eballs
eballs
1 year ago

Not the sexiest options at all, but Josh Jackson or DFS in a points league?

Son
Son
1 year ago
Reply to  eballs

DFS

P.Ramos
P.Ramos
1 year ago

Hi Son.

12 team league, 8 teams for playoffs that start next week, I am the Number one team.

Current team is.

1) Butler
2) Adebayo
3) Jokic
4) Vucevic
5) C. Wood
6) Covington
7) SGA
8) Jrue
9) Carter Jr.
10) Mikal Bridges
11) Nappier
12) Shake Milton
13) Reddish

IR
Djounte Murray
Brandon Clarke

Help me with this

1) Drop carter Jr. for Trey Lyles.
2) Your opinion on my current team heading to the playoffs.

Thanks in advance.

Ace
Ace
1 year ago

Hii Son,

My team :
– Kemba,schroder,curry
– Kawhi,middleton,jaylen,reddish,barton
– Siakam.horford.markkanen

Would you drop anyone for waiver ?? H2h,9cat. My playoffs start week 23

waiver list : clarke,norman powell,bryant,fournier,b.brown,kleber,ariza,hunter,hachimura

thanks Son

Trader
Trader
1 year ago

How great is Mr. Blast! Weighing in on our Bryant coin flip. Great guy.

Moot point perhaps now with the world gone crazy. Good move by the NBA. So scary. Looks like I get to work another five years longer than I planned…ugh.

Best to you.

Trader
Trader
1 year ago
Reply to  Son

Gonna be fun finding out how our league handles this. I am in first place but my sense is that it will be an exhibition season.

Hopefully we can connect on baseball season SON

Son
Son
1 year ago
Reply to  Trader

For sure. You playing any RCLs?

Trader
Trader
1 year ago
Reply to  Son

I have not. Just play in our “friends” league.

Son
Son
1 year ago
Reply to  Trader

Go sign up for one. They are fun