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Michael Beasley

28-Year-Old       New York Knicks

2017-18 NBA Stats

PTS

9.7

REB

3.7

AST

1.0

STL

0.2

BLK

0.4

2017-18 NBA ROS Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

After playing just 20 games for the Rockets in 2015-16, Beasley had a nice bounce-back campaign with the Bucks, playing in 56 games. He averaged just 16.7 minutes off the bench, but was fairly effective in limited time, averaging 9.4 points and 3.4 rebounds. Most notably, he...

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HT: 6' 10"   WT: 235 lbs   DOB: 1/9/1989  College: Kansas State   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #2 Overall in 2008   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a one-year contract with the Knicks in August of 2017 for the veteran's minimum.

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Beasley finished with 30 points (11-18 FG, 2-2 3Pt, 6-7 FT), five rebounds, four assists and two blocks in 37 minutes during Saturday's 111-96 victory over the Thunder.

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Michael Beasley 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
2008-09 19 81 24.8 13.9 5.4 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.4 47.2 77.2 1.5 1.4 4.1 1.0 40.7 5.6 11.8 2.3 3.0
2009-10 20 78 29.9 14.8 6.4 1.3 1.0 0.6 0.4 45.0 80.0 1.7 1.6 4.8 1.3 27.5 6.0 13.3 2.5 3.1
2010-11 21 MIN 73 32.3 19.2 5.6 2.2 0.7 0.7 0.8 45.0 75.3 2.7 1.6 4.0 2.2 36.6 7.7 17.1 3.0 4.0
2011-12 22 MIN 47 23.1 11.5 4.4 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.8 44.5 64.2 1.7 0.8 3.6 2.1 37.6 4.7 10.6 1.3 2.0
2012-13 23 PHO 75 20.7 10.1 3.8 1.5 0.4 0.5 0.6 40.5 74.6 1.9 0.7 3.1 1.9 31.3 4.1 10.2 1.3 1.7
2013-14 24 MEM 55 15.1 7.9 3.1 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.4 49.9 77.2 1.0 0.6 2.6 1.0 38.9 3.2 6.5 1.1 1.4
2013-14 24 MIA 55 15.1 7.9 3.1 0.7 0.4 0.4 0.4 49.9 77.2 1.0 0.6 2.6 1.0 38.9 3.2 6.5 1.1 1.4
2013-14 24 MEM/MIA 110 15.1 7.9 3.1 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.4 49.9 77.2 1.0 0.6 2.6 1.0 38.9 3.2 6.5 1.1 1.4
2014-15 25 MIA 24 20.9 8.8 3.7 1.3 0.6 0.5 0.3 43.4 76.9 1.5 0.5 3.2 1.4 23.5 3.8 8.8 0.8 1.1
2015-16 26 HOU 20 18.2 12.8 4.9 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.2 52.2 77.6 1.2 1.5 3.5 0.5 33.3 5.4 10.3 1.9 2.5
2016-17 27 MIL 56 16.7 9.4 3.4 0.9 0.5 0.5 0.3 53.2 74.3 1.2 0.7 2.7 0.8 41.9 3.9 7.3 1.4 1.9
2017-18 28 NYK 23 16.5 9.7 3.7 1.0 0.2 0.4 0.2 51.9 67.5 2.0 1.0 2.7 0.7 29.4 4.1 8.0 1.2 1.7
Rest Of Season Projections 28 NYK 44 15.2 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 rest of season projections for Michael Beasley
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Michael Beasley 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 4 22.5 14.8 4.0 1.8 0.5 0.5 0.5 48.0 69.2 1.8 1.0 3.0 1.0 50.0 6.0 12.5 2.3 3.3
Last 14 Days 8 20.6 14.5 3.9 1.3 0.4 0.4 0.6 52.7 75.0 2.5 1.0 2.9 1.0 62.5 6.0 11.4 1.9 2.5
Last 30 Days 13 19.2 13.3 4.6 1.0 0.2 0.4 0.4 52.9 71.0 2.7 1.5 3.2 0.8 45.5 5.6 10.6 1.7 2.4
Last 5 Games 5 21.0 13.6 4.2 1.4 0.4 0.4 0.6 49.1 73.3 1.8 1.0 3.2 1.0 60.0 5.4 11.0 2.2 3.0
Last 10 Games 10 19.8 12.9 4.5 1.0 0.3 0.4 0.5 51.4 72.7 2.5 1.2 3.3 1.0 50.0 5.4 10.5 1.6 2.2
Last 20 Games 20 17.5 10.4 3.9 1.1 0.2 0.5 0.3 52.9 67.6 2.1 1.1 2.8 0.7 35.7 4.5 8.5 1.2 1.7

 

2017-18 NBA Game Log   Michael Beasley
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Dec 16 OKC 111-96 38 30 5 4 0 2 2 11 18 6 7 2 2 0 5 3
Dec 14 @BKN 104-111 20 15 4 1 1 0 3 7 16 1 2 0 2 0 4 5
Dec 12 LAL 113-109 22 13 5 2 1 0 1 6 13 1 2 0 0 3 2 1
Dec 10 ATL 111-107 10 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 6
Dec 9 @CHI 104-102 15 9 5 0 0 0 2 3 5 2 2 1 1 1 4 0
Dec 6 MEM 99-88 18 14 4 2 1 0 1 5 7 3 4 1 1 1 3 1
Dec 4 @IND 115-97 14 13 3 0 0 0 5 6 10 1 1 0 1 1 2 3
Dec 3 ORL 100-105 28 21 3 1 0 1 5 10 19 0 0 1 1 1 2 4
Nov 29 MIA 115-86 19 6 7 0 0 1 4 3 7 0 0 0 2 2 5 2
Nov 27 POR 91-103 14 7 7 0 0 0 1 3 7 1 2 0 0 2 5 2
Nov 25 @HOU 117-102 36 30 8 2 0 1 6 14 23 2 5 0 1 3 5 1
Nov 24 @ATL 116-104 Did Not Play
Nov 22 TOR 108-100 Did Not Play
Nov 20 LAC 107-85 4 4 1 0 0 0 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Nov 17 @TOR 107-84 12 10 6 1 0 0 2 3 7 4 4 0 0 4 2 1
Nov 15 UTA 106-101 Did Not Play
Nov 13 CLE 101-104 Did Not Play
Nov 11 SAC 118-91 21 10 4 1 0 3 1 5 8 0 1 0 1 0 4 1
Nov 8 @ORL 112-99 20 4 4 3 0 1 2 2 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 2
Nov 7 CHA 118-113 Did Not Play
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Nov 5 IND 108-101 7 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Nov 3 PHO 120-107 17 11 4 0 0 0 0 5 7 1 1 0 0 0 4 2
Nov 1 HOU 97-119 6 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Oct 30 DEN 116-110 14 4 2 0 0 0 2 2 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 0
Oct 29 @CLE 95-114 Did Not Play
Oct 27 BKN 107-86 15 4 2 1 0 0 1 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Oct 24 @BOS 110-89 14 6 3 2 0 0 2 2 6 2 2 0 1 0 3 1
Oct 21 DET 107-111 18 6 4 1 1 0 1 2 6 2 4 0 2 1 3 1
Oct 19 @OKC 105-84 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michael Beasley Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Michael Beasley – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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True Shooting Percentage

55.3%

True Shooting % in 2017-18

In 2017-18, Michael Beasley has a true shooting percentage of 55.3%.

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Michael Beasley 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
2008-09 19 81 36.0 20.1 7.9 1.5 0.7 0.7 0.6 47.2 77.2 2.2 2.0 5.9 1.5 40.7 8.1 17.1 3.3 4.3
2009-10 20 78 36.0 17.9 7.7 1.5 1.2 0.8 0.4 45.0 80.0 2.0 1.9 5.8 1.6 27.5 7.2 16.1 3.0 3.7
2010-11 21 MIN 73 36.0 21.4 6.2 2.4 0.8 0.8 0.9 45.0 75.3 3.0 1.8 4.4 2.5 36.6 8.6 19.0 3.3 4.4
2011-12 22 MIN 47 36.0 17.9 6.9 1.5 0.6 0.6 1.3 44.5 64.2 2.6 1.3 5.6 3.3 37.6 7.3 16.5 2.0 3.1
2012-13 23 PHO 75 36.0 17.6 6.5 2.6 0.7 0.8 1.0 40.5 74.6 3.3 1.2 5.3 3.3 31.3 7.2 17.7 2.2 2.9
2013-14 24 MEM 55 36.0 18.9 7.5 1.8 1.0 0.9 0.9 49.9 77.2 2.5 1.3 6.1 2.3 38.9 7.7 15.4 2.6 3.4
2013-14 24 MIA 55 36.0 18.9 7.5 1.8 1.0 0.9 0.9 49.9 77.2 2.5 1.3 6.1 2.3 38.9 7.7 15.4 2.6 3.4
2013-14 24 MEM/MIA 110 36.0 18.9 7.5 1.8 1.0 0.9 0.9 49.9 77.2 2.5 1.3 6.1 2.3 38.9 7.7 15.4 2.6 3.4
2014-15 25 MIA 24 36.0 15.2 6.4 2.3 1.1 0.9 0.6 43.4 76.9 2.7 0.9 5.5 2.4 23.5 6.6 15.2 1.4 1.9
2015-16 26 HOU 20 36.0 25.3 9.7 1.6 1.1 0.9 0.3 52.2 77.6 2.4 2.9 6.8 0.9 33.3 10.6 20.3 3.8 4.9
2016-17 27 MIL 56 36.0 20.3 7.4 2.0 1.0 1.0 0.7 53.2 74.3 2.5 1.5 5.9 1.7 41.9 8.3 15.6 3.0 4.0
2017-18 28 NYK 23 36.0 21.0 8.0 2.3 0.4 0.9 0.5 51.9 67.5 4.3 2.2 5.8 1.6 29.4 9.0 17.3 2.6 3.8
Rest Of Season Projections 28 NYK 44 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 rest of season projections for Michael Beasley
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Michael Beasley 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
2008-09 19 81 2009 1123 439 83 41 37 33 47.2 77.2 121 110 329 81 40.7 452 957 186 241
2009-10 20 78 2329 1156 498 100 80 49 28 45.0 80.0 131 123 375 102 27.5 468 1040 192 240
2010-11 21 MIN 73 2361 1401 409 158 54 52 60 45.0 75.3 195 118 291 164 36.6 561 1246 219 291
2011-12 22 MIN 47 1087 541 207 45 18 19 38 44.5 64.2 80 39 168 101 37.6 221 497 61 95
2012-13 23 PHO 75 1554 759 282 111 31 34 45 40.5 74.6 144 52 230 144 31.3 310 766 94 126
2013-14 24 MEM 55 831 436 172 42 23 21 21 49.9 77.2 57 31 141 54 38.9 177 355 61 79
2013-14 24 MIA 55 831 436 172 41 23 21 21 49.9 77.2 57 31 141 54 38.9 177 355 61 79
2013-14 24 MEM/MIA 110 1662 872 344 83 46 42 42 49.9 77.2 114 62 282 108 38.9 354 710 122 158
2014-15 25 MIA 24 502 212 89 32 15 13 8 43.4 76.9 37 12 77 34 23.5 92 212 20 26
2015-16 26 HOU 20 363 255 98 16 11 9 3 52.2 77.6 24 29 69 9 33.3 107 205 38 49
2016-17 27 MIL 56 935 528 193 53 27 27 18 53.2 74.3 66 40 153 43 41.9 216 406 78 105
2017-18 28 NYK 23 380 222 84 24 4 9 5 51.9 67.5 45 23 61 17 29.4 95 183 27 40
Rest Of Season Projections 28 NYK 44 669 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 rest of season projections for Michael Beasley
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Michael Beasley NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2008-09 19 81 24.8 52.8 49.0 6.6 9.5 0.7 12.9
2009-10 20 78 29.9 50.5 46.3 7.3 9.5 0.8 14.5
2010-11 21 MIN 73 32.3 51.0 47.4 9.1 11.3 0.8 15.4
2011-12 22 MIN 47 23.1 50.2 48.3 6.8 12.1 0.6 9.4
2012-13 23 PHO 75 20.7 46.2 43.4 10.3 13.4 0.8 7.8
2013-14 24 MEM 55 15.1 55.9 52.8 8.6 11.7 0.7 8.0
2013-14 24 MIA 55 15.1 55.9 52.8 8.4 11.7 0.7 8.0
2013-14 24 MEM/MIA 110 15.1 55.9 52.8 8.5 11.7 0.7 8.0
2014-15 25 MIA 24 20.9 47.4 45.3 10.9 12.7 0.9 8.3
2015-16 26 HOU 20 18.2 56.3 52.9 6.0 9.0 0.7 12.8
2016-17 27 MIL 56 16.7 58.4 55.4 9.3 11.6 0.8 9.7
2017-18 28 NYK 23 16.5 55.3 53.3 8.9 16.7 0.5 8.6
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2017-18 Projections 28 NYK 56 16.7 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Michael Beasley

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Michael Beasley: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Beasley will start Saturday's game against the Thunder, Ian Begley of ESPN New York reports.

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Beasley tallied 15 points (7-16 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 1-2 FT), four rebounds, one assist and one steal across 20 minutes during a 111-104 win over the Nets on Thursday.

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Beasley will shift back to a bench role for Wednesday's game against the Grizzlies.

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Beasley posted 21 points (10-19 FG, 1-1 3Pt), three rebounds, an assist and a blocked shot across 28 minutes in Sunday's 105-100 loss to the Knicks.

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Beasley will start at power forward for Sunday's matchup with the Magic, Steve Popper of The Record reports.

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Beasley recorded season-highs across the board on Saturday, as he collected 30 points (14-23 FG), eight rebounds and two assists across 36 minutes of action in a 117-102 loss to the Houston Rockets.

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Beasley will start Saturday's game against the Rockets, Al Iannazzone of Newsday reports.

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Beasley finished with four points (2-5 FG), four rebounds, three assists and one block across 20 minutes during Wednesday's 112-99 loss to the Magic.

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Beasley will start at power forward for Wednesday's game against the Magic, Stefan Bondy of New York Daily News reports.

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Beasley (ankle) recorded six points (2-6 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 2-4 FT), four rebounds, one assist, one steal and one turnover across 18 minutes during Saturday's 107-111 loss to the Pistons.

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Beasley (ankle) will attempt to play in Saturday's game against the Pistons, Marc Berman of the New York Post reports.

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Beasley (ankle) is questionable for Saturday's game against the Pistons, Barbara Barker of Newsday reports.

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2017-18

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2016-17

Mercurial as he is talented, Beasley began last season in the Chinese Basketball Association, tearing up the league to the tune of 31.9 points, 13.2 rebounds, 3.7 assists, 2.0 steals and 1.3 blocks per game in 40 contests. Following the completion of the Chinese season, Beasley signed on with the Rockets in March and appeared in 20 games off the bench. The former No. 2 overall pick was surprisingly efficient, averaging 12.8 points and 4.9 rebounds per game while shooting better than 52 percent from the floor. The Rockets were impressed enough to offer Beasley a fully guaranteed contract for the 2016-17 season, and he’s now likely to open the season as the top backup to free-agent addition Ryan Anderson at power forward. Beasley has the versatility to play both forward spots, but his shaky outside shooting makes him a difficult fit on the wing in new coach Mike D’Antoni’s offense.

2013-14

Super Be Easy chemically induced himself out of Phoenix after just one season, and once he was waived, Beasley contacted the Heat with an offer they couldn't refuse. He agreed to sign with the team on a non-guaranteed contract. The Heat will get an exclusive look at Beasley through training camp and get to decide whether to keep him on the cheap through this season or to cut bait on him before he becomes an issue when the games matter. Based on where he's going to be ranked in drafts, fantasy players will be able to make a similar investment.

2012-13

Beasley has never been able to transfer his immense physical talents into a productive NBA career. There are questions about maturity and work ethic, and despite featured roles with both the Heat and Timberwolves, Beasley has never really impressed. Despite those negatives the Suns gave him a three-year, $18 million dollar deal, which presumably isn't to keep him on the bench. Beasley will get the first crack as starting small forward, and could get enough minutes to have a fantasy role next season. He's a strong rebounder and scorer, albeit an inefficient one.

2011-12

The former second-overall pick of the 2008 NBA Draft was given the starting small forward slot at the beginning of last season, and he used the opportunity to post career-best numbers in nearly every category. Through 73 games played, Beasley averaged 19.2 points, 5.6 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 0.8 three-pointers, 0.7 steals, 0.7 blocks and 2.7 turnovers in 32 minutes. Despite a glut of swingmen on the T-Wolves, he should get most of the playing time at small forward with Kevin Love, Anthony Randolph and Derrick Williams seeing most of the playing time down low.

2010-11

Beasley's first two NBA seasons have been so disappointing, it's easy to forget that he dominated college ball, posting numbers very similar to Kevin Durant's. The Pat Riley salary dumps that allowed Miami to sign the "big three" moved Beasley to Minnesota, where he'll have a chance for a fresh start. A surprisingly frank David Kahn attributed some of Beasley's struggles in Miami to excessive use of marijuana; the T-Wolves GM says that's behind Beasley now, that he's matured, and he's ready to make the most of his potential – we're cautiously optimistic about that. We're less "glass half full" about the state of Minnesota's frontcourt; Beasley will presumably split time with either Kevin Love at the four spot or top draft pick Wes Matthews at the other forward position; either way, he's unlikely to get starter's minutes unless Kahn swings another deal. The positional uncertainty isn't a new problem for Beasley; at 6-10, 235 he lacks the bulk to deal with many NBA fours, but in his NBA career to date he hasn't shown the perimeter game necessary to play the three full-time.

2009-10

With Jamario Moon headed to Cleveland, Miami’s small forward spot appeared to be Beasley’s for the taking. However, the second-year player entered a rehab facility during the offseason, apparently suffering from dependency and emotional issues. It’s a serious situation, and one not totally surprising if you listened to the complaints Dwyane Wade had about his teammate. Hopefully Beasley will be better for it in the end, but playing in the NBA has to take a back seat at some point. It’s expected he’ll be ready for the opening game, but the talented enigma comes with plenty of question marks. After being the second overall pick in the 2008 draft, Beasley had a disappointing rookie season, but there’s still plenty to like from a basketball standpoint, as he averaged 16.7 points, 6.7 rebounds, 0.7 steals and 0.7 blocks during the 19 games he started last season, and even then that was in somewhat limited action (30 mpg). Because that also came with strong shooting numbers (47.6% FG, 80.7% FT), if his mind is right, Beasley is a fine target this year – though for someone who averaged 12.4 rebounds in college, more boards would be nice.

2008-09

If Greg Oden wasn’t making his debut a year later than anticipated, Beasley would be the odds-on favorite to run away with Rookie of the Year honors. He might win it anyway. Easily the most NBA-ready of this year’s crop of rookies, Beasley had the good fortune to land in an ideal situation for instant NBA success. He won’t need to carry the Heat on offense – Dwyane Wade will do that. He won’t be the team’s savior or biggest name from day one. D-Wade has those tasks covered as well. Instead, Beasley will use his size, strength and remarkable athleticism to play second – or third – fiddle to Wade and fellow combo forward Shawn Marion. In summer league play, Beasley reportedly flashed a number of low-post moves and positioning tricks usually seen from five-year NBA veterans – don’t expect him to face the same massive learning curve adjusting to physical play that has stymied rookies in years past. And don’t forget, Beasley also has a very respectable perimeter game – he shot just under 38 percent from three in college.

2007-08

Beasley, as a freshman at Kansas State ranked third in the nation in scoring with 26.2 points per game and averaged a NCAA Division I high of 12.4 rebounds per game. Throw in a .532 field goal percentage, a. 379 three point percentage, and a 1.6 block per game average and you have a complete player who will give the Heat a forward to play alongside Shawn Marion for years. It will be interesting to see if Beasley is playing more as a three rather than a four. It might take him a few weeks to get adjusted to the pro game and to work on his low post scoring, but when he does you have a complete player should be drafted early and owned in all formats.