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Jesse Borek - RotoBaller has written 2910 articles so far, you can find them below.


JaKarr Sampson Ties Career High With 22 Points In NBA Return

Chicago Bulls small forward Jakarr Sampson played in his first NBA game of the season during Monday’s loss to the New York Knicks and tied his career high in scoring with 22 points across 30 minutes. He finished 8-for-10 from the floor and added seven rebounds, having most recently recorded 22 points in an NBA... Read More

9 months ago

Robin Lopez Racks Up Season-High 29 Points In Defeat

Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez collected 29 points on 12-for-18 shooting across 30 minutes during Monday’s loss to the New York Knicks. The scoring outburst marked a new season high for Lopez, matching his highest total in a contest since Dec. 26, 2012, when he was a member of the New Orleans Hornets. The performance... Read More

9 months ago

Joe Harris Remains Scorching-Hot From Deep In Loss

Brooklyn Nets shooting guard/small forward Joe Harris continued his barrage from long range during Monday’s loss to the Milwaukee Bucks, knocking down five triples in seven attempts. Brooklyn’s sharpshooter finished with 17 points, six rebounds and three assists, making him more than merely a three-point fantasy asset. Harris has now shot 48.9 percent from behind... Read More

9 months ago

Caris Levert Collects 24 Points Off Bench

Brooklyn Nets shooting guard/small forward Caris Levert notched his highest points total since his return from injury during Monday’s loss to the Milwaukee Bucks. Levert poured in 24 points on 8-for-15 shooting, including a season-high-tying four made triples, giving him four straight games of having scored in double figures for the first time since early... Read More

9 months ago

D'Angelo Russell Collects Season-High 10 Rebounds

Brooklyn Nets point/shooting guard D'Angelo Russell notched his first points/rebounds double-double of the 2018-19 year during Monday’s loss to the Milwaukee Bucks. Russell finished with 28 points on 9-for-27 shooting, including going 4-for-12 from the behind the three-point line. He added a season-best 10 rebounds, to go along with three assists, giving him his second... Read More

9 months ago


Giannis Antetokounmpo Scuffles From Field During Double-Double

Milwaukee Bucks guard/forward Giannis Antetokounmpo racked up 28 points and 11 rebounds in 30 minutes of action during Monday’s win over the Brooklyn Nets, but shot just 9-for-23 from the floor overall. Antetokounmpo’s outing marks his lowest single-game shooting percentage since Jan. 27 against Oklahoma City, the rare occurrence where owners can nitpick an Antetokounmpo... Read More

9 months ago

Eric Bledsoe Drops Team-High 29 Points In Return To Lineup

Milwaukee Bucks point guard Eric Bledsoe led the charge with 29 points on 10-for-19 shooting during Monday’s win over the Brooklyn Nets. Bledsoe, who sat out Sunday, was a menace on the defensive end of the floor, tying his season high of five steals, which he set in a previous meeting with Brooklyn on Feb.... Read More

9 months ago

Dairis Bertans Fires Up Nine Triples Off Bench

New Orleans Pelicans shooting guard/small forward Dairis Bertans saw a career-high 22 minutes in Sunday’s defeat to the Los Angeles Lakers, firing up nine three-point attempts, two of which found the bottom of the net. The 29-year-old Bertans was signed earlier this month, the sharpshooting brother of another marksman, Davis Bertans of the San Antonio... Read More

9 months ago

Christian Wood Notches First Career Double-Double

New Orleans Pelicans power forward Christian Wood collected the first double-double of his professional career during Sunday’s loss to the Los Angeles Lakers. Wood continued his emergence with 15 points and 11 rebounds across 27 minutes, finishing 5-for-13 from the floor. After having set new career highs in scoring in each of his previous two... Read More

9 months ago

Alex Caruso Stars With Career-High 23 Points Off Bench

Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard/small forward Alex Caruso made the most of his 29 minutes off the bench in his team’s win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday, dropping in a career-high 23 points on 7-for-11 shooting overall, including knocking down all four threes that he attempted. Caruso was all over the court, adding... Read More

9 months ago


JaVale McGee Caps Off March With Dominant Double-Double

Los Angeles Lakers center JaVale McGee had a staggering close to the month of March, putting a bow around his performance with 23 points and 16 rebounds during Sunday’s win over the New Orleans Pelicans. McGee has been as dominant as any player in the league over the past two weeks and figures to continue... Read More

9 months ago

Rajon Rondo Collects Season-High-Tying 24 Points In Win

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo dropped both a team high and a season-high-tying 24 points during Sunday’s win over the New Orleans Pelicans. Rondo, who spent the 2017-18 year with the Pelicans, notched his second 24-point, 12-assist double-double in the month of March. He shot an efficient 9-for-14 from the floor, even tying... Read More

9 months ago

Sterling Brown Drops Career-High 27 Points In Defeat

Milwaukee Bucks shooting guard Sterling Brown made his third consecutive start in place of the injured Malcolm Brogdon during Sunday’s loss to the Atlanta Hawks, but he became the focal point of the offense for the first time in his professional career. Brown logged a career-high 27 points on 10-for-22 shooting, including going 5-for-10 from... Read More

9 months ago

Bonzie Colson Erupts For Double-Double In First Career Start

Milwaukee Bucks power forward Bonzie Colson was shifted into the starting lineup for Sunday’s loss to the Atlanta Hawks as Milwaukee sat four of their five traditional starters. Colson logged 41 minutes and racked up 15 points and 16 rebounds, scuffling from the floor to the tune of a 5-for-18 performance overall, including 1-for-9 from... Read More

9 months ago

John Collins Gets Back Into Double-Double Column In Win

Atlanta Hawks power forward/center John Collins collected his 31st double-double of the year during Sunday’s win over the Milwaukee Bucks, finishing with 23 points and 12 rebounds across his 38 minutes of action. After a quiet two-rebound performance Friday, Collins got back on the glass Sunday, also adding four assists and three blocks. After having... Read More

9 months ago


Trae Young Hits Game-Winner Amidst Tough Shooting Night

Atlanta Hawks point guard Trae Young finished the night 5-for-19 from the field overall, but it was his fifth make that made the difference, finding the bottom of the net as the buzzer sounded in overtime to give his team a victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday. While it wasn’t his night scoring the... Read More

9 months ago

Tim Frazier Ties Career High With 15 Assists In 53 Minutes

Milwaukee Bucks point guard Tim Frazier entered the starting five for Sunday’s loss against the Atlanta Hawks and had the best professional game of his career across an astounding career-high 53-minute effort. In all of that time on the court, he shot 8-for-17 en route to 20 points, tying his career high with 15 assists... Read More

9 months ago

Danilo Gallinari Cleared To Play Sunday

Los Angeles Clippers small/power forward Danilo Gallinari has been given the green light to suit up for Sunday’s contest against the Memphis Grizzlies after having missed Saturday’s outing due to left ankle soreness. JaMychal Green figures to shift back into his bench role, decreasing his DFS value for the night. Gallinari has scored in double... Read More

9 months ago

Richaun Holmes On Track To Return To Lineup Monday

Phoenix Suns power forward/center Richaun Holmes has not been listed on the injury report ahead of Monday’s contest against the Cleveland Cavaliers, paving the way for his return to the rotation and likely insertion into the starting lineup. Holmes missed Saturday’s contest due to a migraine, but now that it appears he’ll take the floor... Read More

9 months ago

Raul Neto Questionable To Suit Up Monday

Utah Jazz point guard Raul Neto has picked up a questionable designation ahead of Monday’s game versus the Charlotte Hornets due to concussion-like symptoms. Neto holds little fantasy value in his own right, but his absence would pave the way for Ricky Rubio to potentially see more minutes, while also forcing Donovan Mitchell into backup... Read More

9 months ago


Derrick Jones Listed As Questionable For Monday’s Contest

Miami Heat small/power forward Derrick Jones has been tagged as questionable to appear in Monday’s game versus the Boston Celtics due to personal reasons. Jones has started each of the previous eight games for the Heat but attempted just one shot across 21 minutes on Saturday. Miami is short-handed as a whole for Monday’s crucial... Read More

9 months ago

OG Anunoby Questionable To Suit Up Monday

Toronto Raptors small forward OG Anunoby has his status up in the air ahead of Monday’s matchup with the Orlando Magic due to concussion-like symptoms. Anunoby has missed each of team’s two previous games, with Norman Powell and Jodie Meeks taking on increased roles. With Kawhi Leonard expected to return Monday, Anunoby likely holds little... Read More

9 months ago

Wesley Matthews Tagged As Questionable For Monday

Indiana Pacers shooting guard/small forward Wesley Matthews has picked up a questionable designation ahead of Monday’s meeting with the Detroit Pistons due to a right hamstring strain. Matthews has started each of the previous 22 games for the Pacers, with Tyreke Evans or Cory Joseph likely to see an increased workload should Indiana be without... Read More

9 months ago

Deandre Ayton To Miss Monday’s Game

Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton has been officially ruled out for Monday’s contest against the Cleveland Cavaliers due to the sprained left ankle that he suffered Saturday. Richaun Holmes figures to see a huge increase in workload should he be able to suit up, making him a highly-valuable DFS commodity, while Devin Booker can be... Read More

9 months ago

Taj Gibson Listed As Doubtful To Play Monday

Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Taj Gibson has picked up a doubtful designation ahead of Monday’s meeting with the Portland Trail Blazers due to a left calf strain. Gibson has missed the previous five games due to the injury, with Dario Saric remaining in the starting five. Gibson’s numbers have remained consistent despite his move to... Read More

9 months ago


Rodions Kurucs Tagged As Doubtful For Monday

Brooklyn Nets small/power forward Rodions Kurucs is unlikely to play in Monday’s contest against the Milwaukee Bucks due to a right knee contusion. Kurucs has started the previous 12 games for Brooklyn, with DeMarre Carroll and the Nets other collaboration of wings likely to see an increased role should Kurucs be unable to suit up.... Read More

9 months ago

Derrick Favors To Miss Second Game All Year On Monday

Utah Jazz power forward/center Derrick Favors has already been ruled out for Monday’s contest against the Charlotte Hornets due to back spasms. Favors has not missed a game since Oct. 28, with Jae Crowder likely the top candidate to see an increased role in his absence, also paving the way for Rudy Gobert to snag... Read More

9 months ago

Zach LaVine To Continue Absence Monday

Chicago Bulls point/shooting guard Zach LaVine will remain out for Monday’s game against the New York Knicks as he battles both a bruised right thigh and right knee tendinitis. LaVine’s absence will mark his sixth consecutive game on the sidelines, with the Bulls having little incentive to force him back into action. With Kris Dunn,... Read More

9 months ago

Blake Griffin To Miss Second Straight Contest

Detroit Pistons power forward Blake Griffin has been ruled out for Monday’s game against the Indiana Pacers due to left knee soreness. Griffin’s knee issues must be significantly hampering him if he’s being ruled out over 24 hours prior to tip as the Pistons are embroiled in a tight Eastern Conference playoff race, which may... Read More

9 months ago

Kawhi Leonard On Track To Play In Monday’s Game

Toronto Raptors small forward Kawhi Leonard is expected to take the floor during Monday’s matchup against the Orlando Magic, having missed Saturday’s outing due to the birth of his child. Leonard is not listed on the injury report and Monday does not represent a back-to-back, so barring a change of heart by head coach Nick... Read More

9 months ago


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