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Zaza Pachulia

31-Year-Old    C    Milwaukee Bucks

2014-15 NBA Stats

PTS

8.3

REB

6.8

AST

2.4

STL

1.1

BLK

0.3

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

In Year 1 of his second go-around with the Bucks, Pachulia struggled through injuries to average 25 minutes in 53 games. The prolonged absence of Larry Sanders enabled him to make 43 starts, and he posted averages of 7.7 points, 6.3 rebounds, and a career-high 2.6 assists on...

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HT: 6' 11"   WT: 240 lbs   DOB: 2/10/1984  College: Republic of Georgia   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd, #42 Overall in 2003   Show ContractHide Contract

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Zaza Pachulia Contract Information:

Agreed to a three-year, $15.6 million deal with the Bucks in July 2013.

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Pachulia appeared in 73 games, making 45 starts, this season, posting averages of 8.3 points, 6.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists in 23.7 minutes per game.

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Zaza Pachulia NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2004-05 20 74 18.9 6.2 5.1 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.0 45.2 74.6 0.9 1.8 3.3 0.0 0.0 2.2 4.8 1.9 2.5
2005-06 21 78 31.4 11.7 7.9 1.7 1.1 0.5 0.0 45.1 73.5 2.3 3.4 4.5 0.0 0.0 3.9 8.7 3.8 5.2
2006-07 22 72 28.1 12.2 6.9 1.5 1.1 0.5 0.0 47.4 78.6 2.3 2.8 4.2 0.0 0.0 4.0 8.5 4.1 5.2
2007-08 23 62 15.2 5.2 4.0 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.0 43.7 70.6 1.1 1.4 2.6 0.0 0.0 1.7 4.0 1.7 2.5
2008-09 24 77 19.1 6.2 5.7 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.0 49.7 70.9 1.2 2.2 3.4 0.0 0.0 2.1 4.2 2.1 3.0
2009-10 25 78 14.0 4.3 3.8 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.0 48.8 65.0 0.7 1.5 2.3 0.1 0.0 1.5 3.2 1.2 1.8
2010-11 26 ATL 79 15.7 4.4 4.2 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.0 46.1 75.4 0.9 1.5 2.7 0.0 0.0 1.4 2.9 1.7 2.3
2011-12 27 ATL 58 28.3 7.8 7.9 1.4 0.9 0.5 0.0 49.9 74.1 1.4 2.7 5.2 0.0 0.0 2.9 5.8 2.0 2.7
2012-13 28 ATL 52 21.8 5.9 6.5 1.5 0.7 0.2 0.0 47.3 75.7 1.3 2.5 3.9 0.1 0.0 2.2 4.6 1.5 2.0
2013-14 29 MIL 53 25.0 7.7 6.3 2.6 0.8 0.3 0.0 42.7 84.6 1.7 2.7 3.6 0.0 0.0 2.8 6.6 2.1 2.5
2014-15 30 MIL 73 23.7 8.3 6.8 2.4 1.1 0.3 0.0 45.4 78.8 1.8 2.7 4.2 0.0 0.0 3.3 7.2 1.7 2.2
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Zaza Pachulia NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 30 Days 4 21.0 6.8 6.0 1.3 2.0 0.3 0.0 41.7 77.8 0.8 1.8 4.3 0.0 0.0 2.5 6.0 1.8 2.3
Last 5 Games 5 21.4 6.8 6.0 1.6 1.8 0.6 0.0 40.6 72.7 0.6 1.6 4.4 0.0 0.0 2.6 6.4 1.6 2.2
Last 10 Games 10 20.7 6.4 6.4 1.7 1.6 0.3 0.0 41.3 66.7 1.1 2.0 4.4 0.0 0.0 2.6 6.3 1.2 1.8
Last 20 Games 20 25.8 9.5 8.0 2.7 1.7 0.4 0.0 50.0 69.6 1.6 3.3 4.7 0.0 0.0 4.0 7.9 1.6 2.3

 

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True Shooting Percentage

50.6%

True Shooting % in 2014-15

In 2014-15, Zaza Pachulia has a true shooting percentage of 50.6%.

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Zaza Pachulia NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2004-05 20 74 36.0 11.8 9.7 1.5 1.1 0.9 0.0 45.2 74.6 1.8 3.4 6.4 0.0 0.0 4.1 9.1 3.6 4.8
2005-06 21 78 36.0 13.4 9.0 1.9 1.3 0.6 0.0 45.1 73.5 2.6 3.9 5.1 0.0 0.0 4.5 10.0 4.4 5.9
2006-07 22 72 36.0 15.5 8.9 1.9 1.4 0.6 0.0 47.4 78.6 2.9 3.5 5.3 0.0 0.0 5.2 10.9 5.2 6.6
2007-08 23 62 36.0 12.3 9.5 1.4 0.9 0.5 0.0 43.7 70.6 2.6 3.4 6.1 0.1 0.0 4.1 9.3 4.1 5.8
2008-09 24 77 36.0 11.8 10.7 1.4 0.9 0.6 0.0 49.7 70.9 2.2 4.2 6.4 0.1 0.0 3.9 7.8 4.0 5.6
2009-10 25 78 36.0 11.0 9.7 1.4 1.2 1.0 0.0 48.8 65.0 1.9 3.9 5.8 0.1 0.0 4.0 8.1 3.1 4.7
2010-11 26 ATL 79 36.0 10.1 9.6 1.7 1.0 0.6 0.0 46.1 75.4 2.0 3.4 6.2 0.0 0.0 3.1 6.7 3.9 5.2
2011-12 27 ATL 58 36.0 10.0 10.0 1.7 1.2 0.6 0.0 49.9 74.1 1.8 3.4 6.7 0.0 0.0 3.7 7.4 2.6 3.5
2012-13 28 ATL 52 36.0 9.7 10.7 2.5 1.1 0.4 0.0 47.3 75.7 2.2 4.2 6.5 0.1 0.0 3.6 7.7 2.5 3.3
2013-14 29 MIL 53 36.0 11.1 9.0 3.7 1.2 0.4 0.0 42.7 84.6 2.5 3.8 5.2 0.0 0.0 4.0 9.5 3.0 3.5
2014-15 30 MIL 73 36.0 12.6 10.4 3.7 1.7 0.4 0.0 45.4 78.8 2.8 4.1 6.3 0.1 0.0 5.0 11.0 2.6 3.3
Preseason Projections 31 MIL 64 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Zaza Pachulia

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Zaza Pachulia NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2004-05 20 74 1397 458 378 60 44 34 0 45.2 74.6 70 131 247 1 0.0 160 354 138 185
2005-06 21 78 2449 911 613 129 89 39 0 45.1 73.5 180 264 349 2 0.0 307 681 297 404
2006-07 22 72 2026 875 500 106 77 36 0 47.4 78.6 162 199 301 1 0.0 291 614 293 373
2007-08 23 62 944 322 248 36 24 13 0 43.7 70.6 69 89 159 3 0.0 107 245 108 153
2008-09 24 77 1473 481 436 57 35 26 0 49.7 70.9 91 173 263 3 0.0 159 320 163 230
2009-10 25 78 1092 333 293 42 37 30 0 48.8 65.0 58 117 176 4 0.0 120 246 93 143
2010-11 26 ATL 79 1244 349 333 58 34 22 0 46.1 75.4 69 119 214 0 0.0 107 232 135 179
2011-12 27 ATL 58 1640 455 457 79 55 29 0 49.9 74.1 81 154 303 0 0.0 169 339 117 158
2012-13 28 ATL 52 1134 306 336 79 35 12 0 47.3 75.7 70 132 204 3 0.0 114 241 78 103
2013-14 29 MIL 53 1325 408 333 136 45 14 0 42.7 84.6 92 141 192 1 0.0 149 349 110 130
2014-15 30 MIL 73 1730 606 500 178 80 21 0 45.4 78.8 133 197 303 3 0.0 240 529 126 160
Preseason Projections 31 MIL 64 1011 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Zaza Pachulia

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Zaza Pachulia NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2004-05 20 74 18.9 52.6 45.2 10.6 12.4 0.9 9.0
2005-06 21 78 31.4 53.0 45.1 11.0 15.4 0.7 14.4
2006-07 22 72 28.1 56.2 47.4 10.1 15.5 0.7 14.3
2007-08 23 62 15.2 51.5 43.7 8.6 16.5 0.5 6.3
2008-09 24 77 19.1 57.1 49.7 10.0 16.0 0.6 9.3
2009-10 25 78 14.0 53.9 48.8 10.3 14.2 0.7 6.4
2010-11 26 ATL 79 15.7 56.2 46.1 13.2 15.8 0.8 7.1
2011-12 27 ATL 58 28.3 55.7 49.9 13.9 14.2 1.0 13.5
2012-13 28 ATL 52 21.8 53.4 47.3 18.1 16.1 1.1 10.5
2013-14 29 MIL 53 25.0 50.2 42.7 21.4 14.5 1.5 11.8
2014-15 30 MIL 73 23.7 50.6 45.4 19.6 14.6 1.3 12.7
Preseason Projections 31 MIL 64 15.8 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Zaza Pachulia

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Zaza Pachulia 2014-15 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Apr 30 CHI 18 8 3 1 0 0 2 2 4 4 4 0 0 0 3 1
Apr 27 at CHI 25 9 10 3 2 0 0 4 9 1 1 0 0 3 7 3
Apr 25 CHI 22 8 5 1 6 0 1 3 6 2 4 0 0 2 3 3
Apr 23 CHI 19 2 6 0 0 1 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 2 4 2
Apr 20 at CHI 23 7 6 3 1 2 0 3 8 1 2 0 0 1 5 2
Apr 18 at CHI 22 6 10 1 1 0 2 3 8 0 2 0 0 3 7 4
Apr 15 BOS 15 2 6 3 2 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 1
Apr 13 at PHI 19 9 6 1 2 0 3 3 9 3 4 0 0 4 2 1
Apr 12 BKN 24 4 7 2 1 0 2 2 5 0 0 0 0 1 6 4
Apr 10 at NYK 20 9 5 2 1 0 0 4 5 1 1 0 0 2 3 1
Apr 8 CLE 31 19 10 2 5 1 2 8 13 3 5 0 0 4 6 3
Apr 4 ORL 23 4 5 6 2 0 1 2 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 1
Apr 3 at BOS 30 11 8 5 0 1 3 4 10 3 6 0 0 3 5 1
Apr 1 CHI 29 4 10 0 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 0 0 5 5 4
Mar 30 at ATL 36 17 13 3 1 0 0 8 10 1 3 0 0 5 8 2
Mar 28 GSW 23 12 3 1 0 1 1 5 11 2 2 0 0 1 2 1
Mar 26 IND 32 12 6 3 2 0 3 4 7 4 4 0 0 1 5 5
Mar 24 MIA 33 14 11 7 5 1 3 6 11 2 3 0 0 5 6 3
Mar 22 CLE 31 11 9 3 2 0 4 5 7 1 1 0 0 2 7 2
Mar 20 at BKN 40 22 21 7 1 0 3 9 16 4 4 0 0 18 3 4
Mar 18 SAS 17 10 7 2 0 0 2 4 7 2 4 0 0 3 4 0
Mar 17 at NOP 24 11 11 1 2 1 2 3 9 5 6 0 0 3 8 4
Mar 14 at MEM 27 14 4 1 0 1 2 5 8 4 4 0 0 1 3 2
Mar 12 at IND 34 16 12 3 2 0 2 5 11 6 6 0 0 8 4 5
Mar 11 ORL 24 10 12 5 0 0 3 4 8 2 2 0 0 5 7 1
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Mar 9 NOP 19 2 3 2 2 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Mar 7 WAS 25 4 8 5 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 0 0 3 5 3
Mar 4 at GSW 25 13 11 4 2 0 1 5 9 3 4 0 0 6 5 1
Mar 3 at DEN 13 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 28 at UTA 24 2 4 5 1 0 3 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 4 2
Feb 27 at LAL 25 8 7 0 1 1 0 2 6 4 4 0 0 1 6 2
Feb 25 PHI 19 12 4 2 2 0 3 5 11 2 2 0 0 2 2 2
Feb 23 at CHI 6 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Feb 22 ATL 15 2 3 1 1 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 4
Feb 20 DEN 30 8 6 1 0 0 2 4 10 0 0 0 0 3 3 1
Feb 11 SAC 26 8 6 1 2 0 0 4 10 0 0 0 0 0 6 4
Feb 9 BKN 16 5 5 1 3 0 0 1 6 3 4 0 0 3 2 2
Feb 7 BOS                                
Feb 6 at HOU                                
Feb 4 LAL                                
Feb 2 at TOR                                
Jan 31 POR                                
Jan 29 at ORL                                
Jan 27 at MIA 21 4 5 1 1 0 1 1 5 2 2 0 0 3 2 2
Jan 25 at SAS 24 12 6 3 1 1 0 5 11 2 2 0 0 3 3 3
Jan 24 DET 23 8 6 6 0 0 0 4 10 0 0 0 0 2 4 1
Jan 22 UTA 31 10 10 3 0 0 2 4 14 2 2 0 0 8 2 2
Jan 19 TOR 20 9 6 2 3 0 1 3 3 3 6 0 0 3 3 2
Jan 15 NYK 28 11 14 5 0 0 3 2 8 7 8 0 0 7 7 1
Jan 10 at CHI 25 7 4 2 0 1 2 3 12 1 2 0 0 2 2 3
Jan 9 MIN 24 8 9 3 2 0 2 4 8 0 0 0 0 5 4 1
Jan 7 at PHI 32 11 12 7 1 0 4 5 10 1 1 0 0 3 9 5
Jan 6 PHO 24 7 8 2 1 0 6 2 7 3 4 0 0 4 4 2
Jan 4 at NYK 31 16 14 3 2 0 2 6 12 4 4 0 0 4 10 4
Jan 2 IND 25 12 14 1 1 1 0 4 10 4 4 0 0 4 10 0
Dec 31 at CLE 23 9 8 1 1 0 1 4 9 1 2 0 0 3 5 2
Dec 29 at CHA 28 15 4 1 0 1 3 6 7 3 4 0 0 0 4 3
Dec 27 ATL 29 11 15 3 0 1 2 4 8 3 3 0 0 4 11 1
Dec 26 at ATL 26 14 8 2 3 0 2 6 9 2 2 0 0 1 7 3
Dec 23 CHA 17 3 4 2 0 0 2 1 6 1 1 0 0 2 2 2
Dec 20 at LAC 20 5 7 2 0 0 2 1 3 3 4 0 0 2 5 1
Dec 18 at SAC 26 7 5 2 0 0 2 2 7 3 6 0 0 2 3 5
Dec 17 at POR 26 5 8 3 0 0 1 1 3 3 4 0 0 3 5 1
Dec 15 at PHO 29 13 3 5 2 0 1 6 9 1 3 0 0 1 2 1
Dec 13 LAC 20 4 3 3 0 1 2 1 6 2 4 0 0 1 2 0
Dec 9 at OKC 30 7 1 5 0 0 2 3 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 4
Dec 7 at DAL 21 14 8 1 1 0 1 5 10 4 4 0 1 3 5 3
Dec 5 MIA 24 4 8 2 2 1 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 6 4
Dec 3 DAL 26 8 9 2 0 0 1 3 6 2 2 0 0 1 8 2
Dec 2 at CLE 25 5 4 1 1 1 1 2 6 1 2 0 0 3 1 2
Nov 29 HOU                                
Nov 28 at DET                                
Nov 26 at MIN 20 6 4 2 2 0 1 2 3 2 2 0 0 1 3 1
Nov 25 DET 18 8 5 1 0 0 2 4 8 0 0 0 0 4 1 3
Nov 22 WAS 26 6 7 2 0 1 1 3 8 0 0 0 0 1 6 2
Nov 21 at TOR 9 5 3 0 2 0 1 1 3 3 4 0 0 1 2 1
Nov 19 at BKN 29 4 5 1 1 1 2 2 7 0 0 0 0 2 3 5
Nov 18 NYK 35 14 13 4 2 0 4 6 11 2 2 0 0 7 6 2
Nov 16 at MIA 25 11 5 2 1 0 2 5 9 1 1 0 1 2 3 3
Nov 14 at ORL 15 2 5 1 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 4
Nov 11 OKC 22 8 10 4 2 1 2 3 7 2 2 0 0 4 6 4
Nov 8 MEM 15 4 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 4
Nov 7 at DET 17 6 4 1 2 1 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 3
Nov 5 CHI 18 3 3 3 1 0 2 1 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 2
Nov 4 at IND 20 9 3 3 1 1 1 4 7 1 2 0 0 0 3 4
Nov 1 at WAS 14 2 2 1 0 0 3 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
Oct 31 PHI                                
Oct 29 at CHA 14 4 1 0 2 1 3 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 1

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Zaza Pachulia: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Pachulia could face a suspension for Game 3 against the Bulls.

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Pachulia was ejected in the fourth quarter of Game 2 Monday against the Bulls after receiving his second technical foul. He finished with seven points (3-8 FG, 1-2 FT) to go along with six rebounds, three assists, one steal and two blocks.

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Pachulia recorded a double-double in 36 minutes Monday against the Hawks as he scored 17 points (8-10 FG, 1-3 FT) to go along with 13 rebounds, three assists and one steal.

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Pachulia exploded for 22 points, 21 rebounds, seven assists, and one steal in 40 minutes of action in Friday's triple-overtime loss against the Nets.

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Pachulia had 11 points (3-9 FG, 5-6 FT) and 11 rebounds in 24 minutes in the loss to the Pelicans on Tuesday.

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Pachulia scored 13 points (5-9 FG, 3-4 FT) with 11 rebounds, four assists and two steals in 25 minutes during Wednesday's loss to the Warriors.

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Pachulia remained in the starting lineup for Friday's game against the Lakers as he posted eight points, seven rebounds, one steal, and one block in 25 minutes.

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Pachulia will get the start Wednesday against the 76ers.

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Pachulia (calf) returned from a six-game absence and contributed five points (1-6 FG, 3-4 FT), five rebounds, and three steals in 16 minutes off the bench in the win over the Nets on Monday.

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Pachulia (calf) will play limited minutes off the bench Monday against Brooklyn, Andrew Gruman of Fox Sports Wisconsin reports.

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Pachulia (calf) is probable for Monday's game against the Nets, Fox Sports Wisconsin's Andrew Gruman reports.

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Pachulia (calf) is out for Saturday's contest against the Celtics, FOX Sports Wisconsin reports.

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2014-15

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2013-14

Bringing in Pachulia on a three-year, $15.6 million deal was one of the more bizarre offseason moves around the league this summer. With a strong young core of Sanders, Henson, Udoh and Ilyasova already in place, Pachuliaís role will be a bit of a mystery. Still just 29 years old, he has plenty of tread left on the tires, but heíll likely spend much of the season in an underutilized bench role assuming Sanders stays healthy.

2012-13

Pachulia has been a very reliable backup center for the Hawks, but was pushed into a starting role for much of last season with Horford injured. He didn't provide much offense by averaging only 7.8 points, but he did post 7.9 rebounds per game and shot 49.9 percent from the field. He'll return to his reserve role this season and will have limited fantasy value as a result.

2011-12

Pachulia provides the Hawks with a veteran presence in the middle and could play his way into an expanded role this season. If Marvin Williams struggles at small forward or gets injured again, itís likely that Josh Smith would shift to small forward, Al Horford would shift to power forward and Pachulia would see increased minutes at the five. He doesnít provide a lot of fantasy value in his current role, but he might make his way onto the fantasy radar if the preceding scenario were to play out.

2010-11

Even when given minutes, Pachulia doesn't really do the things you need a big man to do. His rebound rates are acceptable, but not great; his shot-blocking is pretty meager for someone of his size; nor is his field goal percentage (career 46.0%) really acceptable for a big man. Also, he's probably not in line for much playing time. Not exactly a ringing endorsement, any of it.

2009-10

Horford's emergence has relegated Pachulia to backup duty, and he averaged just 6.2 points and 5.7 rebounds last season. He did start 26 games, but most of those came when Horford was injured, so that number will decrease this season assuming Horford stays healthy. Even as a starter, he didn't offer much fantasy productivity.

2008-09

Last season was a forgettable one for Pachulia, who battled multiple injuries throughout the season. Pachulia played just 15.2 minutes per game and with the emergence of Horford, Pachulia's days of near 30 minutes a night appear to be over in Atlanta. Pachulia is a decent scorer and rebounder but doesn't have any one skill set that makes him more than a key reserve for the Hawks.

2007-08

Pachulia proved himself worthy of fantasy attention last season, posting respectable averages of 12.2 points, 7.0 boards, and 1.1 steals per game on the season. He has a solid offensive repertoire, and his lack of athleticism on defense is partially hidden by the explosive shot-blocking capabilities of Josh Smith and, to a lesser extent, Shelden Williams. Pachulia could lose playing time this season with the addition of lottery pick Al Horford, the second consecutive top-five pick the Hawks have used on a big man. Nevertheless, his back-to-back years of solid production make him worth paying attention to in the late rounds of your draft.

2006-07

Pachulia answered a lot of questions last season about whether he could keep up his per-minute production once becoming a full-time starter. Although the Hawks added veteran Lorenzen Wright, that only means Pachulia has a capable veteran backup. And he'll need it because he was tied for fourth in the league in fouls per game (3.7). Despite the foul trouble, Pachulia managed to play 31.4 minutes a game while averaging respectable scoring (11.7 ppg) and rebounding (7.9 rpg) numbers, in addition to being one of two true centers to average more than a steal per game (1.1, Shaquille O'Neal was the other). Be wary of his field goal percentage (45.1% in 2005-06, 44.2% career), which is a category we've come to expect better of from a center, and the development of the younger players around him may mean less scoring chances. He's a decent option once the top centers are off the board.

2005-06

Slated as the starting center for the Hawks, Pachulia is known around the league as a hustle player who will get you some rebounds and points in a limited amount of time. Now that he is a full-time starter, we'll see how well he lasts for an entire game, and whether he can continue putting up numbers at the same per minute ratio.

2004-05

The Bucks seem to be pretty high on Pachulia and he could be a sleeper pick if he can get significant playing time. The Bucks would like to use him at power forward and maybe some at center. It's unlikely that he will start, but he should see some minutes off of the bench.

2003-04