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Al-Farouq Aminu

25-Year-Old    SF    Portland Trail Blazers

2015-16 NBA Stats

PTS

10.4

REB

6.4

AST

1.6

STL

0.9

BLK

0.6

2015-16 NBA ROS Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Only five years into his career, Aminu has been traded once and tested the free-agent waters three times, including one season with the Mavericks in 2014-15. Arriving with small forward Chandler Parsons, Aminu didn't record most of his minutes at the three for the first time...

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HT: 6' 9"   WT: 215 lbs   DOB: 9/21/1990  College: Wake Forest   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #8 Overall in 2010   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed four-year, $30 million deal with Portland in July 2015.

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Aminu provided 11 points (4-9 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 2-2 FT), five assists, three rebounds, and one steal across 25 minutes in Wednesday's 116-103 win over the Rockets.

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Al-Farouq Aminu 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
2010-11 19 LAC 81 17.9 5.6 3.3 0.7 0.7 0.3 0.6 39.4 77.3 1.3 0.9 2.4 1.8 31.5 2.0 5.0 1.1 1.5
2011-12 20 NOP 66 22.4 6.0 4.7 1.0 0.9 0.5 0.2 41.1 75.4 1.4 1.4 3.2 0.7 27.7 2.3 5.5 1.3 1.7
2012-13 21 NOP 76 27.2 7.3 7.7 1.4 1.2 0.7 0.1 47.5 73.7 1.5 1.8 5.9 0.3 21.1 3.0 6.2 1.3 1.8
2013-14 22 DAL 80 25.6 7.2 6.2 1.4 1.0 0.5 0.2 47.4 66.4 1.1 1.6 4.6 0.6 27.1 2.9 6.2 1.1 1.7
2013-14 22 NOP 80 25.6 7.2 6.2 1.4 1.0 0.5 0.2 47.4 66.4 1.1 1.6 4.6 0.6 27.1 2.9 6.2 1.1 1.7
2013-14 22 DAL/NOP 160 25.6 7.2 6.2 1.4 1.0 0.5 0.2 47.4 66.4 1.1 1.6 4.6 0.6 27.1 2.9 6.2 1.1 1.7
2014-15 23 DAL 74 18.5 5.6 4.6 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.5 41.2 71.2 0.7 1.5 3.1 1.7 27.4 2.0 4.8 1.1 1.6
2015-16 24 POR 54 29.3 10.4 6.4 1.6 0.9 0.6 1.5 40.9 71.7 1.6 1.2 5.1 4.2 35.0 3.8 9.2 1.4 2.0
Rest Of Season Projections 25 POR 27 26.2 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Al-Farouq Aminu
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Al-Farouq Aminu 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 3 31.7 8.7 5.0 3.3 1.3 0.3 1.3 37.0 50.0 1.3 2.0 3.0 4.3 30.8 3.3 9.0 0.7 1.3
Last 14 Days 7 31.6 10.3 6.0 2.0 1.6 0.4 1.4 41.5 61.5 1.3 1.6 4.4 3.9 37.0 3.9 9.3 1.1 1.9
Last 30 Days 14 28.9 9.0 5.4 1.6 1.3 0.9 1.2 40.9 65.2 1.4 1.3 4.1 3.9 31.5 3.4 8.2 1.1 1.6
Last 5 Games 5 31.6 9.8 4.8 2.2 1.6 0.2 1.6 39.1 55.6 1.6 1.2 3.6 4.6 34.8 3.6 9.2 1.0 1.8
Last 10 Games 10 29.7 9.6 5.5 1.9 1.4 0.4 1.3 42.4 64.7 1.4 1.3 4.2 3.9 33.3 3.6 8.5 1.1 1.7
Last 20 Games 20 28.4 9.7 5.8 1.4 1.1 0.8 1.4 41.8 67.6 1.3 1.3 4.6 4.2 33.3 3.6 8.5 1.2 1.7

 

2015-16 NBA Game Log   Al-Farouq Aminu
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
2016-2Feb 10 HOU 25 11 3 5 1 0 2 4 9 2 2 1 3 2 1 4
2016-2Feb 8 @MEM 40 4 5 3 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 1 1 4 0
2016-2Feb 6 @HOU 30 11 7 2 3 1 2 4 13 0 2 3 9 3 4 1
2016-2Feb 4 TOR 32 7 4 0 1 0 0 3 8 0 0 1 3 0 4 0
2016-2Feb 2 MIL 31 16 5 1 3 0 4 5 11 3 5 3 7 0 5 3
2016-1Jan 31 MIN 31 6 6 2 1 2 1 2 6 1 2 1 2 2 4 2
2016-1Jan 29 CHA 32 17 12 1 2 0 0 7 13 2 2 1 2 3 9 4
2016-1Jan 26 SAC 24 7 4 1 1 0 3 2 8 2 2 1 6 1 3 2
2016-1Jan 23 LAL 21 5 2 1 1 0 0 2 4 0 0 1 3 0 2 1
2016-1Jan 20 ATL 31 12 7 3 1 1 2 5 8 1 2 1 3 1 6 3
2016-1Jan 18 @WAS 25 8 5 1 1 1 2 3 8 0 0 2 4 0 5 4
2016-1Jan 16 @PHI 25 2 6 0 1 0 1 1 5 0 0 0 2 1 5 1
2016-1Jan 15 @BKN 31 10 3 0 1 4 2 3 7 2 2 2 6 1 2 3
2016-1Jan 13 UTA 27 10 7 2 1 4 1 4 10 2 4 0 3 3 4 1
2016-1Jan 10 OKC 35 16 4 2 2 1 0 6 15 2 3 2 7 2 2 2
2016-1Jan 8 GSW 20 8 7 0 1 0 0 3 5 1 2 1 3 1 6 1
2016-1Jan 6 LAC 26 9 6 1 0 1 3 3 9 1 2 2 6 0 6 1
2016-1Jan 4 MEM 34 15 14 0 1 0 2 5 11 3 3 2 6 3 11 3
2016-1Jan 3 @DEN 22 14 3 1 0 0 0 5 8 1 1 3 4 0 3 4
2015-12Dec 31 @UTA 26 5 6 1 0 0 1 2 7 0 0 1 4 1 5 1
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2015-12Dec 30 DEN 33 14 9 4 0 0 0 6 14 2 2 0 5 0 9 2
2015-12Dec 27 @SAC 23 5 3 0 2 0 4 2 8 1 2 0 2 0 3 2
2015-12Dec 26 CLE 22 12 1 5 2 0 0 5 9 0 0 2 5 0 1 1
2015-12Dec 23 @NOP 22 10 8 1 2 0 3 3 9 3 4 1 4 2 6 3
2015-12Dec 21 @ATL 26 7 9 1 0 0 3 3 8 0 0 1 2 2 7 3
2015-12Dec 20 @MIA 32 16 4 2 3 0 2 6 9 0 0 4 7 1 3 3
2015-12Dec 18 @ORL 29 16 4 1 0 0 1 5 6 2 2 4 5 1 3 2
2015-12Dec 16 @OKC 21 5 5 0 1 1 1 2 7 0 0 1 2 1 4 2
2015-12Dec 14 NOP 28 10 9 1 0 1 1 4 9 0 0 2 4 1 8 0
2015-12Dec 12 NYK 32 11 5 1 0 0 1 5 13 0 0 1 5 2 3 0
2015-12Dec 11 @PHO 30 13 13 1 3 1 2 5 12 1 1 2 5 3 10 1
2015-12Dec 8 @CLE 31 4 5 0 0 1 1 1 3 1 2 1 2 1 4 5
2015-12Dec 7 @MIL 30 9 5 1 2 0 1 4 8 0 1 1 3 1 4 4
2015-12Dec 5 @MIN 27 16 3 1 3 0 3 5 7 4 5 2 2 0 3 2
2015-12Dec 3 IND 32 13 6 5 1 0 2 4 9 2 2 3 7 2 4 1
2015-12Dec 1 DAL 18 0 1 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
2015-11Nov 30 @LAC 34 7 7 2 0 0 2 3 15 0 2 1 7 2 5 4
2015-11Nov 28 LAL 28 5 9 3 0 0 1 2 6 1 2 0 3 2 7 1
2015-11Nov 24 CHI 22 5 6 1 0 1 2 1 9 2 2 1 3 2 4 1
2015-11Nov 22 @LAL 32 10 6 2 0 1 2 3 8 3 4 1 2 2 4 2
2015-11Nov 20 LAC 35 10 12 3 1 2 1 4 13 0 0 2 6 2 10 1
2015-11Nov 18 @HOU 37 16 15 0 1 1 3 5 16 4 4 2 8 2 13 3
2015-11Nov 16 @SAS 36 17 4 1 0 0 3 7 14 0 1 3 5 1 3 2
2015-11Nov 15 @CHA 22 7 3 2 1 0 0 2 5 2 2 1 2 0 3 5
2015-11Nov 13 @MEM 34 16 8 1 1 3 2 4 11 6 6 2 6 1 7 4
2015-11Nov 11 SAS 33 11 3 4 0 1 0 4 11 1 2 2 6 0 3 2
2015-11Nov 9 @DEN 34 12 4 2 1 1 1 5 16 0 0 2 7 1 3 2
2015-11Nov 8 DET 35 9 9 1 0 0 2 3 7 3 4 0 4 0 9 1
2015-11Nov 5 MEM 33 11 10 5 1 0 2 4 11 2 4 1 4 2 8 4
2015-11Nov 4 @UTA 36 13 8 1 2 0 2 5 9 2 5 1 2 1 7 3
2015-11Nov 2 @MIN 32 17 9 1 0 1 0 7 12 1 2 2 5 3 6 5
2015-10Oct 31 PHO 34 16 7 5 0 0 2 5 14 4 4 2 4 0 7 2
2015-10Oct 30 @PHO 32 16 10 0 0 2 6 5 9 4 5 2 3 3 7 5
2015-10Oct 28 NOP 31 9 8 0 1 2 3 3 7 2 2 1 3 0 8 0
Al-Farouq Aminu Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Al-Farouq Aminu – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#1 Small Forward
Also Listed As:  #4 Power Forward

1.  Al-Farouq Aminu

2.  Maurice Harkless

3.  Allen Crabbe

4.  Pat Connaughton

5.  Luis Montero

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True Shooting Percentage

51.7%

True Shooting % in 2015-16

In 2015-16, Al-Farouq Aminu has a true shooting percentage of 51.7%.

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Al-Farouq Aminu 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
2010-11 19 LAC 81 36.0 11.3 6.6 1.5 1.5 0.6 1.1 39.4 77.3 2.6 1.9 4.8 3.5 31.5 4.0 10.1 2.3 3.0
2011-12 20 NOP 66 36.0 9.7 7.5 1.6 1.4 0.8 0.3 41.1 75.4 2.2 2.3 5.2 1.1 27.7 3.7 8.9 2.1 2.8
2012-13 21 NOP 76 36.0 9.7 10.2 1.8 1.6 0.9 0.1 47.5 73.7 2.0 2.4 7.8 0.3 21.1 3.9 8.3 1.8 2.4
2013-14 22 DAL 80 36.0 10.1 8.7 2.0 1.4 0.7 0.2 47.4 66.4 1.5 2.3 6.5 0.8 27.1 4.1 8.7 1.6 2.4
2013-14 22 NOP 80 36.0 10.1 8.7 2.0 1.4 0.7 0.2 47.4 66.4 1.5 2.3 6.5 0.8 27.1 4.1 8.7 1.6 2.4
2013-14 22 DAL/NOP 160 36.0 10.1 8.7 2.0 1.4 0.7 0.2 47.4 66.4 1.5 2.3 6.5 0.8 27.1 4.1 8.7 1.6 2.4
2014-15 23 DAL 74 36.0 10.9 9.0 1.6 1.8 1.6 0.9 41.2 71.2 1.4 3.0 6.0 3.3 27.4 3.9 9.4 2.2 3.1
2015-16 24 POR 54 36.0 12.8 7.8 2.0 1.2 0.8 1.8 40.9 71.7 2.0 1.5 6.3 5.1 35.0 4.6 11.3 1.7 2.4
Rest Of Season Projections 25 POR 27 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Al-Farouq Aminu
Preseason Projections 25 POR 75 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 projections for Al-Farouq Aminu

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Al-Farouq Aminu 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
2010-11 19 LAC 81 1452 457 267 60 59 25 45 39.4 77.3 103 75 192 143 31.5 160 406 92 119
2011-12 20 NOP 66 1477 399 308 66 59 34 13 41.1 75.4 91 95 213 47 27.7 150 365 86 114
2012-13 21 NOP 76 2066 555 585 103 92 51 4 47.5 73.7 116 139 446 19 21.1 225 474 101 137
2013-14 22 DAL 80 2045 572 496 114 82 38 13 47.4 66.4 88 129 367 48 27.1 234 494 91 137
2013-14 22 NOP 80 2045 572 496 114 82 38 13 47.4 66.4 88 129 367 48 27.1 234 494 91 137
2013-14 22 DAL/NOP 160 4090 1144 992 228 164 76 26 47.4 66.4 176 258 734 96 27.1 468 988 182 274
2014-15 23 DAL 74 1366 412 342 59 70 62 34 41.2 71.2 55 114 228 124 27.4 147 357 84 118
2015-16 24 POR 54 1582 561 344 86 51 35 79 40.9 71.7 87 66 278 226 35.0 203 496 76 106
Rest Of Season Projections 25 POR 27 706 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Al-Farouq Aminu
Preseason Projections 25 POR 75 1912 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 projections for Al-Farouq Aminu

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Al-Farouq Aminu NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2010-11 19 LAC 81 17.9 49.9 45.0 9.7 16.6 0.6 6.1
2011-12 20 NOP 66 22.4 48.1 42.9 11.5 15.9 0.7 8.1
2012-13 21 NOP 76 27.2 51.9 47.9 13.7 15.4 0.9 13.0
2013-14 22 DAL 80 25.6 51.6 48.7 15.1 11.6 1.3 11.4
2013-14 22 NOP 80 25.6 51.6 48.7 15.1 11.6 1.3 11.4
2013-14 22 DAL/NOP 160 25.6 51.6 48.7 15.1 11.6 1.3 11.4
2014-15 23 DAL 74 18.5 50.4 45.9 11.3 10.5 1.1 8.7
2015-16 24 POR 54 29.3 51.7 48.9 12.0 12.2 1.0 12.4
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Preseason Projections 25 POR 75 25.5 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 projections for Al-Farouq Aminu

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Al-Farouq Aminu: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Aminu tallied 17 points (7-13 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 2-2 FT), 12 rebounds, an assist, and two steals over 32 minutes in Friday's 109-91 victory over the Hornets.

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Aminu was limited to eight points (3-8 FG, 2-4 3Pt), five rebounds, one assist, one steal, and one block across 25 minutes in Monday's 108-98 loss to the Wizards.

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Aminu recorded 15 points (5-11 FG, 2-6 3Pt, 3-3 FT), 14 rebounds, and one steal in 34 minutes during the Trail Blazers' 91-78 loss to the Grizzlies on Monday.

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Aminu posted 16 points (6-9 FG, 4-7 3Pt), four rebounds, three steals, and two assists in 32 minutes during the Trail Blazers' 116-109 loss to the Heat on Sunday.

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Aminu scored 16 points (5-6 FG, 4-5 3Pt, 2-2 FT) to go along with four rebounds and one assist in 29 minutes during the Trail Blazers' 102-94 loss to the Magic on Friday.

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Aminu managed 13 points (5-12 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 1-1 FT), 13 rebounds, an assist, three steals, and a block over 30 minutes in Friday's 106-96 victory over the Suns.

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Aminu was limited to four points (1-3 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 1-2 FT), five rebounds, and one block in his 31 minutes during Monday's 105-100 loss to the Cavaliers.

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Aminu played a season-low 18 minutes in Tuesday's 115-112 overtime loss to the Mavericks. He failed to score a point (0-2 FG, 0-2 3Pt) and collected one rebound, one assist, one block, and one steal.

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Aminu was limited to five points (1-9 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 2-2 FT), six rebounds, one block, and one assist over 22 minutes in Tuesday's loss to the Bulls.

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Aminu pitched in 10 points (4-13 FG, 2-6 3Pt, 12 rebounds, three assists, two blocks and a steal over 35 minutes in Friday's 102-91 victory over the Clippers.

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Aminu had a big night Wednesday against the Rockets, posting a double-double with 16 points (5-16 FG, 2-8 3Pt, 4-4 FT) and 15 rebounds to go with a block and a steal.

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Aminu added 16 points (4-11 FG, 2-6 3Pt, 6-6 FT), eight rebounds, one assist, a season-high three blocks, and one steal in 34 minutes during the Blazers' 101-100 loss versus the Grizzlies on Friday.

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2015-16

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2014-15

Al-Farouq Aminu is entering his fifth season in the NBA after signing with Dallas in the offseason. He averaged 7.2 points, 6.2 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 1.0 steals, and 0.5 blocks in 27 minutes per game last season with the Pelicans. Aminu played in 80 games during his third and final season with New Orleans while shooting 47 percent from the field on 6.2 attempts per game and 66 percent from the free-throw line on 1.7 attempts per game. He has never lived up to the hype that surrounded him when the Clippers selected him with the eighth-overall pick. However, he's made a name for himself as a versatile defender with a knack for rebounding. Coach Rick Carlisle likes to have a defensive specialist on hand and could turn to Aminu frequently in the competitive Western Conference. He's never been a great shooter, but he won't be asked to carry much weight on offense for a deep Dallas team. At 23 years old, Aminu is still young enough to carve out a niche for himself in the league, but his game doesn't necessarily translate over to the fantasy realm well.

2013-14

The Pelicans are relying on Aminu to hold down the small forward spot on a team that has playoff aspirations this year, and he appears to have the talent to not disappoint. He has seen his minutes per game average increase by roughly five minutes per game in his last two seasons, getting 27 mpg in 2012-13. If he were to see a slight bump this season, the results could be fantastic for fantasy owners, as his per-36 minutes averages from last season were 9.7 points, 10.2 rebounds and 1.6 steals. Aminu is another good dark horse candidate to lead small forwards in rebounds per game, especially since the Pelicans may be going small this year, with Anthony Davis moving to center and Ryan Anderson playing a stretch four, which would leave plenty of rebounds for the 6-9 Aminu. Other than rebounding, perhaps the biggest improvement Aminu made from his second season to his third was shooting efficiency. In 2011-12, Aminu shot 41 percent from the field on 5.5 attempts per game, but last season he made 47.5 percent of his 6.2 shots per contest. He is average-to-above average in field-goal percentage, rebounding, steals and blocks, and he is below average everywhere else, so he makes for a nice option at the back end of drafts if your team has inverse strengths and weaknesses.

2012-13

Acquired last season, Aminu remains after the team decided to part ways with Quincy Pondexter. Aminu is coming off of a subpar year where he averaged 6.0 points, 4.7 rebounds and over 22 minutes a game – all higher numbers than his rookie year. Aminu played in every game last year, and earned more minutes and a slew of starts. With Anderson in town, Aminu will likely be relegated to the bench, but his familiarity of the system and a heavy rotation being used should see Aminu getting his playing time. In deeper leagues he may be valuable - if he takes a leap forward this year.

2011-12

The newly-acquired Aminu enters New Orleans in a position battle with Quincy Pondexter for the backup small forward role. Aminu is coming off a productive rookie year where he averaged 5.6 points, 3.3 rebounds and over 17 minutes a game – all higher numbers in respect to Pondexter’s. Aminu also comes in more highly touted, being a top-10 pick a year ago. What Aminu has working against him is that he plays the same role as a fellow “young gun” and will be coming in without much of an offseason program with the Hornets. The likely situation will have Aminu being cycled into more athletic and smaller lineups.

2010-11

Aminu is the team’s small forward of the future, but his game is too unpolished for him to be asked to play meaningful minutes in the NBA this season. We could see him earn extended minutes in the second half of the season if coach Vinny Del Negro falls out of love with Ryan Gomes and the team is struggling to contend for a playoff spot.