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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

23-Year-Old       Charlotte Hornets

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

9.2

REB

7.0

AST

1.4

STL

1.0

BLK

1.0

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Injuries have already come to define Kidd-Gilchrist's young career, as he's missed 122 games over the past three seasons. A torn labrum limited Kidd-Gilchrist to just seven games in 2015-16, cutting short what many believed could have been a breakout year for the former No. ...

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HT: 6' 7"   WT: 232 lbs   DOB: 9/28/1993  College: Kentucky   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #2 Overall in 2012   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a four-year, $52 million contract extension with the Hornets in August of 2015.

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Kidd-Gilchrist scored 13 points (6-11 FG, 1-2 FT) while adding five rebounds, two assists, one steal and one block across 32 minutes in Monday's 89-79 loss to the Bucks.

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 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
2012-13 18 CHA 78 26.0 9.0 5.8 1.5 0.7 0.9 0.0 45.8 74.9 1.3 1.7 4.2 0.1 22.2 3.6 7.9 1.8 2.4
2013-14 19 CHA 62 24.2 7.2 5.2 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.0 47.3 61.4 1.0 1.8 3.5 0.1 11.1 2.7 5.7 1.8 3.0
2014-15 20 CHA 55 28.9 10.9 7.6 1.4 0.5 0.7 0.0 46.5 70.1 1.1 2.0 5.6 0.0 0.0 4.1 8.8 2.7 3.9
2015-16 21 CHA 7 29.3 12.7 6.4 1.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 54.1 69.0 1.1 1.7 4.7 1.0 42.9 4.7 8.7 2.9 4.1
2016-17 22 CHA 81 29.0 9.2 7.0 1.4 1.0 1.0 0.0 47.7 78.4 0.7 1.9 5.0 0.1 11.1 3.6 7.6 1.9 2.4
2016-17 Projections 23 CHA 63 30.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 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 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 5 Games 5 26.0 9.4 4.6 1.2 0.6 0.8 0.0 47.4 84.6 0.6 1.4 3.2 0.0 0.0 3.6 7.6 2.2 2.6
Last 10 Games 10 28.5 10.6 5.2 1.4 1.0 0.7 0.0 50.6 83.9 0.6 1.3 3.9 0.0 0.0 4.0 7.9 2.6 3.1
Last 20 Games 20 27.6 10.2 5.1 1.4 1.1 0.8 0.0 55.4 84.8 0.5 1.3 3.8 0.0 0.0 4.1 7.4 2.0 2.3

 

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Apr 11 @ATL 103-76 20 10 6 1 1 0 0 4 10 2 2 0 0 3 3 4
Apr 10 @MIL 89-79 32 13 5 2 1 1 0 6 11 1 2 0 0 1 4 1
Apr 8 BOS 114-121 24 8 4 1 0 1 1 2 7 4 5 0 0 1 3 3
Apr 5 MIA 99-112 28 8 5 1 1 2 1 3 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 3
Apr 4 @WAS 118-111 26 8 3 1 0 0 1 3 5 2 2 0 0 2 1 2
Apr 2 @OKC 101-113 36 16 6 1 3 0 2 5 8 6 6 0 0 0 6 3
Mar 31 DEN 122-114 29 11 7 3 2 2 0 4 6 3 4 0 0 2 5 2
Mar 29 @TOR 106-110 32 6 5 0 0 0 0 2 9 2 2 0 0 0 5 2
Mar 28 MIL 108-118 23 12 6 1 1 0 1 4 7 4 6 0 0 2 4 3
Mar 26 PHO 120-106 35 14 5 3 1 1 0 7 11 0 0 0 0 2 3 2
Mar 24 CLE 105-112 18 4 5 1 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 5
Mar 22 @ORL 102-109 27 9 4 0 2 1 0 4 5 1 1 0 0 2 2 0
Mar 20 ATL 105-90 21 9 2 3 3 0 0 4 8 1 2 0 0 1 1 0
Mar 18 WAS 98-93 27 8 4 0 2 4 0 4 8 0 0 0 0 1 3 4
Mar 15 @IND 98-77 26 10 1 1 0 1 0 5 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 3
Mar 13 CHI 109-115 35 22 6 1 0 0 0 9 12 4 5 0 0 2 4 4
Mar 11 NOP 122-125 36 8 6 4 1 0 0 3 5 2 2 0 0 1 5 1
Mar 10 ORL 121-81 19 4 4 1 1 1 1 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 2
Mar 8 @MIA 108-101 26 12 5 1 0 1 1 5 7 2 2 0 0 1 4 1
Mar 6 IND 100-88 31 11 13 1 2 0 1 4 8 3 3 0 0 3 10 1
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Mar 4 @DEN 102-112 22 6 3 2 2 1 0 3 9 0 0 0 0 1 2 1
Mar 2 @PHO 120-103 29 7 8 1 6 0 3 3 7 1 2 0 0 5 3 4
Feb 28 @LAL 104-109 27 10 5 1 2 1 1 4 7 2 4 0 0 3 2 1
Feb 26 @LAC 124-121 21 2 6 2 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 5 6
Feb 25 @SAC 85-99 27 6 12 3 2 1 0 1 6 4 4 0 1 6 6 1
Feb 23 @DET 114-108 39 12 14 2 2 2 0 5 9 2 2 0 0 2 12 2
Feb 15 @TOR 90-85 36 6 14 2 2 2 3 2 7 2 2 0 0 1 13 2
Feb 13 PHI 99-105 32 6 7 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 0 0 2 5 5
Feb 11 LAC 102-107 31 8 7 1 2 0 0 4 8 0 0 0 0 1 6 4
Feb 9 HOU 95-107 35 8 9 4 1 2 0 4 9 0 0 0 0 4 5 1
Feb 7 BKN 111-107 28 14 7 2 0 1 0 7 12 0 0 0 0 3 4 2
Feb 4 @UTA 105-98 29 7 6 1 2 0 0 3 6 1 2 0 0 0 6 3
Feb 1 @GSW 126-111 23 8 9 1 0 0 1 4 11 0 0 0 0 1 8 1
Jan 31 @POR 115-98 24 5 5 2 0 0 0 1 5 3 4 0 0 0 5 5
Jan 28 SAC 106-109 19 9 6 0 1 4 0 3 5 3 4 0 0 1 5 4
Jan 27 @NYK 110-107 37 12 6 1 1 0 0 5 9 2 2 0 1 1 5 3
Jan 25 GSW 103-113 35 15 9 0 1 2 0 7 12 1 1 0 0 5 4 4
Jan 23 WAS 99-109 27 8 7 1 0 1 1 4 8 0 1 0 0 1 6 3
Jan 21 BKN 112-105 35 17 14 1 0 2 2 7 11 3 4 0 0 6 8 3
Jan 20 TOR 113-78 31 8 11 1 1 1 0 4 9 0 0 0 0 3 8 1
Jan 18 POR 107-85 31 9 5 4 1 3 1 3 7 3 4 0 0 1 4 1
Jan 16 @BOS 108-98 35 6 9 1 0 1 1 3 11 0 0 0 1 2 7 2
Jan 13 @PHI 102-93 35 12 12 4 1 1 1 2 6 8 8 0 0 4 8 3
Jan 10 @HOU 121-114 34 0 6 4 0 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 5 3
Jan 7 @SAS 102-85 30 12 9 2 2 0 2 6 9 0 0 0 0 1 8 3
Jan 5 @DET 115-114 27 8 13 0 0 0 0 2 5 4 4 0 0 4 9 2
Jan 4 OKC 123-112 32 14 11 0 0 1 1 7 9 0 2 0 0 2 9 4
Jan 2 @CHI 118-111 27 6 3 3 2 0 1 3 10 0 0 0 0 2 1 6
Dec 31 CLE 109-121 35 12 8 0 0 1 1 5 8 2 3 0 0 5 3 3
Dec 29 MIA 91-82 33 4 6 0 2 1 0 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 6 1
Dec 28 @ORL 101-120 30 12 6 4 2 0 1 5 9 2 2 0 0 3 3 2
Dec 26 @BKN 120-118 35 12 10 2 0 2 0 5 10 2 2 0 0 2 8 1
Dec 23 CHI 103-91 33 12 9 2 1 4 0 5 9 2 3 0 0 2 7 0
Dec 20 LAL 117-113 30 6 11 0 1 0 1 3 11 0 0 0 0 5 6 0
Dec 17 @ATL 99-107 20 4 2 1 0 1 2 2 7 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
Dec 16 @BOS 96-88 22 3 6 0 2 0 1 1 4 0 0 1 1 1 5 1
Dec 14 @WAS 109-106 26 11 4 0 1 2 2 5 7 1 2 0 0 1 3 2
Dec 12 @IND 110-94 20 6 10 1 2 1 1 1 9 4 4 0 1 5 5 0
Dec 10 @CLE 116-105 23 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
Dec 9 ORL 109-88 21 16 7 1 0 0 0 6 9 4 4 0 0 3 4 1
Dec 7 DET 87-77 20 0 5 1 0 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 2 3 0
Dec 5 @DAL 101-109 28 11 12 1 0 1 0 5 11 1 1 0 0 4 8 3
Dec 3 MIN 120-125 30 15 6 1 0 0 0 4 7 7 7 0 0 3 3 2
Dec 1 DAL 97-87 33 14 3 2 0 1 1 4 9 6 8 0 0 1 2 3
Nov 29 DET 89-112 32 10 4 0 1 1 0 3 7 4 4 0 0 1 3 3
Nov 28 @MEM 85-104 20 14 7 2 1 1 1 6 10 2 4 0 0 2 5 1
Nov 26 NYK 107-102 35 11 8 0 0 1 3 4 6 3 4 0 0 0 8 1
Nov 25 @NYK 113-111 29 9 2 1 0 1 2 4 6 1 2 0 0 0 2 2
Nov 23 SAS 114-119 29 10 3 2 0 1 0 5 11 0 1 0 0 0 3 4
Nov 21 MEM 90-105 32 11 10 4 0 0 2 4 7 3 7 0 0 5 5 3
Nov 19 @NOP 121-116 35 10 13 2 1 2 1 2 6 6 10 0 0 4 9 4
Nov 18 ATL 100-96 35 7 5 3 1 0 1 3 10 1 1 0 0 2 3 3
Nov 15 @MIN 108-115 33 6 6 0 0 1 2 2 5 2 4 0 0 0 6 1
Nov 13 @CLE 100-93 41 11 10 2 1 1 0 4 13 3 3 0 0 2 8 5
Nov 11 TOR 111-113 Did Not Play
Nov 9 UTA 104-98 33 2 9 1 2 1 1 0 5 2 2 0 1 1 8 2
Nov 7 IND 122-100 19 13 1 1 1 2 0 4 4 5 5 0 0 0 1 1
Nov 4 @BKN 95-99 34 6 9 2 2 1 0 3 5 0 0 0 0 1 8 2
Nov 2 PHI 109-93 32 6 13 1 3 1 2 2 4 2 4 0 0 2 11 4
Oct 29 BOS 98-104 25 7 4 0 1 0 0 2 5 3 4 0 0 1 3 1
Oct 28 @MIA 91-97 28 3 5 1 1 4 1 1 5 1 2 0 0 2 3 3
Oct 26 @MIL 96-107 35 23 14 0 1 1 0 10 18 3 3 0 2 4 10 1
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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2.  Jeremy Lamb

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True Shooting Percentage

52.8%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist has a true shooting percentage of 52.8%.

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 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
2012-13 18 CHA 78 36.0 12.5 8.1 2.1 1.0 1.2 0.0 45.8 74.9 1.8 2.3 5.8 0.2 22.2 5.0 10.9 2.5 3.3
2013-14 19 CHA 62 36.0 10.7 7.8 1.2 1.0 0.9 0.0 47.3 61.4 1.4 2.6 5.2 0.2 11.1 4.0 8.5 2.7 4.4
2014-15 20 CHA 55 36.0 13.6 9.4 1.7 0.7 0.9 0.0 46.5 70.1 1.4 2.5 7.0 0.0 0.0 5.1 10.9 3.4 4.9
2015-16 21 CHA 7 36.0 15.6 7.9 1.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 54.1 69.0 1.4 2.1 5.8 1.2 42.9 5.8 10.7 3.5 5.1
2016-17 22 CHA 81 36.0 11.4 8.7 1.7 1.2 1.2 0.0 47.7 78.4 0.9 2.4 6.3 0.1 11.1 4.5 9.5 2.3 3.0
2016-17 Projections 23 CHA 63 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 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
2012-13 18 CHA 78 2025 704 455 117 54 70 2 45.8 74.9 101 131 324 9 22.2 281 613 140 187
2013-14 19 CHA 62 1502 448 324 52 43 39 1 47.3 61.4 60 109 215 9 11.1 167 353 113 184
2014-15 20 CHA 55 1587 598 416 77 30 38 0 46.5 70.1 63 109 307 0 0.0 224 482 150 214
2015-16 21 CHA 7 205 89 45 9 3 3 3 54.1 69.0 8 12 33 7 42.9 33 61 20 29
2016-17 22 CHA 81 2348 743 565 114 81 77 1 47.7 78.4 56 156 409 9 11.1 295 618 152 194
2016-17 Projections 23 CHA 63 1891 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2012-13 18 CHA 78 26.0 50.6 46.0 12.8 11.1 1.2 11.8
2013-14 19 CHA 62 24.2 51.6 47.5 9.5 11.0 0.9 9.5
2014-15 20 CHA 55 28.9 51.9 46.5 10.8 8.8 1.2 14.1
2015-16 21 CHA 7 29.3 60.3 56.6 9.9 8.8 1.1 14.9
2016-17 22 CHA 81 29.0 52.8 47.8 13.1 6.4 2.0 14.3
2016-17 Projections 23 CHA 63 30.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Kidd-Gilchrist (ankle) will play in Wednesday's game against the Magic.

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Kidd-Gilchrist (ankle) is listed as probable Wednesday against the Magic.

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Kidd-Gilchrist suffered a sprained right ankle during Monday's game against the Hawks and won't return.

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Kidd-Gilchrist registered 22 points (9-12 FG, 4-5 FT), six rebounds, and one assist in 35 minutes during Monday's 115-109 loss to the Bulls.

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Kidd-Gilchrist tallied just two points (1-3 FG) along with six rebounds and two assists over 21 minutes in Sunday's 124-121 overtime loss to the Clippers.

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Kidd-Gilchrist provided 14 points (7-12 FG), seven rebounds, two assists and one block across 28 minutes in a 111-107 win over the Nets on Tuesday.

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Kidd-Gilchrist scored 17 points (7-11 FG, 3-4 FT) while adding 14 rebounds, two blocks and one assist in 35 minutes during Saturday's 112-105 win over the Nets.

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Kidd-Gilchrist contributed 12 points (2-6 FG, 8-8 FT), 12 rebounds, four assists, one steal and one block across 35 minutes during Friday's 102-93 loss to the 76ers.

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Kidd-Gilchrist put up 12 points (6-9 FG), nine rebounds, two assists and two steals across 30 minutes Saturday in a 102-85 loss to the Spurs.

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Kidd-Gilchrist scored eight points (2-5 FG, 4-4 FT) and grabbed 13 rebounds in 27 minutes during Thursday's 115-114 loss to the Pistons.

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Kidd-Gilchrist scored 14 points (7-9 FG, 0-2 FT) and added 11 rebounds and one block across 32 minutes during Wednesday's 123-112 win over the Thunder.

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Kidd-Gilchrist finished with zero points (0-6 FG), five rebounds, one assist and one steal in 20 minutes during Wednesday's 87-77 victory over the Pistons.

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2015-16

In his third season, Kidd-Gilchrist averaged 10.9 points, 7.6 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 0.5 steals, and 0.7 blocks in 29 minutes per game during 55 games. He shot 47 percent from the field and 70 percent from the free-throw line, going the whole year without attempting a single three-pointer. Though Kidd-Gilchrist set a career-low in games played, he set career-highs in points, rebounds, and minutes per game and earned a four-year, $52 million extension this offseason. Already among the top defensive players in the NBA, his versatility on that end allows him to matchup with multiple positions. Given how many new faces there are, it's unclear how the Hornets' rotation will look come October. Yet, continued offensive improvement could result in a breakout year for Kidd-Gilchrist, who turns 22 in September.

2014-15

Like Bismack Biyombo, but with more on the line, the former No. 2 overall pick is facing somewhat of a do-or-die year as the Hornets have the capability to exercise his option next offseason. However, depending on who you ask, the second-year forward hasn't completely been a bust. According to ESPN's real plus/minus, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist ranked in a tie for 6th place (+2.06) among small forwards on defense. Believe it or not, that was higher than noted defensive stalwarts Kawhi Leonard, Luol Deng, and LeBron James, but MKG has obviously struggled on offense, some of which was expected because of his completely re-tooled jump shot. According to that same statistic, MKG ranked 39th on offense (-0.77) for a total real plus/minus of 1.29 — 19th among all small forwards. He has the athleticism to make it in this league, and he also shot well at the rim (56 percent) last season, but until he starts making jumpers consistently, he's nothing more than a role player. By all accounts, he's a jump shot away from being one of the better all-around small forwards in the league. Fantasy-wise, he's still a wait-and-see option due to his limited game on offense.

2013-14

It's hard not to have some empathy towards Kidd-Gilchrist. He was drafted No. 2 overall, even though he can't shoot, and may not ever be able to shoot (more on this later). He was also drafted by perhaps the most depressing franchise in the league and was asked to step right in and improve the team. And he is also, by all accounts, a great guy and an extremely hard worker. Basically, by no fault of his own, he was put into a situation where he has almost no chance of being considered a good draft pick. There were plenty of rookies last year who were great to own, but MKG simply wasn't one of them. In his rookie campaign, Kidd-Gilchrist made 63 percent of his shots at the rim and 31 percent of his long two-point field goals (16 feet to the three-point line). He was terrible from everywhere else. From three-to-10 feet, he made 28 percent; from 10-to-16 feet, he converted 14 percent; and he hit on 22 percent of his three-point attempts. Overall, he was a 27 percent jump shooter during his rookie season. By comparison, Rudy Gay, who had one of the worst shooting seasons of his career last year, hit 36 percent of his jump shots, and Kevin Durant, who might be the best jump shooter in the league, hit 44 percent of his jumpers. Shooting is obviously not everything, but it's a pretty big thing. That isn't to say he'll kill your field-goal percentage, because he won't, he knows he's not a good shooter. But it does mean that it's hard to expect much more than the 9.0 points per game he averaged last year primarily on dunks and layups. Kidd-Gilchrist's hustle stats averaged out over 36 minutes look decent enough - 8.1 rebounds, 1.0 steal, and 1.2 blocks per game - but he only played 26 minutes per game last season. There's a little upside here for defensive stats with increased playing time, but that's certainly not guaranteed.

2012-13

The No. 2 overall pick for the Bobcats in the 2012 NBA Draft should get plenty of opportunities to be one of the key contributors for Charlotte right out of the gate. Billed as an extremely hard worker, Kidd-Gilchrist will add fantasy value by his hunger on the glass and his ability to score in transition. The case could be made that he has the most fantasy upside of any rookie small forward. Nobody on the Bobcats roster has earned any status as a go-to option on offense, but that might not be MKG’s game right out of the gate. His jump shot is a bit unorthodox, but players like Shawn Marion have been able to thrive in the NBA on hustle and athleticism. There is time for his jumper to come a bit later. Ben Gordon, Gerald Henderson and Kemba Walker might not be good enough to discourage the rookie from trying to take over at points, and his ability to get to the line will also make him a viable scoring option in tight games. In keeper leagues, he has significantly more value, but he should be drafted in the middle-to-late rounds in almost all formats for the 2012-13 season.