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Anfernee Simons scored six points on 3-for-8 shooting with two rebounds, one assist and one steal over 19 minutes as the Blazers lost to the Kings on Saturday night.
Simons continues to play a bench role for the Blazers and over nine games since the All-Star break is averaging 7.2 points and 1.3 assists over 18 minutes. Simons can be left on the waiver wire.
Anfernee Simons scored nine points on 3-for-7 shooting with five assists, three three-pointers and one steal in 22 minutes on Monday in the win against the Magic.
Simons was a game-time decision on Monday as he is injured his ankle late in Saturday’s game against Atlanta. The second-year guard was able to play and should be able to go on Wednesday when the Blazers face the Wizards.
Anfernee Simons (ankle) will play Monday against the Magic.
Simons was listed as a game-time decision earlier today, but is expected to play after going through warmups with no issues. Lillard is expected back Wednesday, Simons can be used as a streamer or cheap DFS option for Monday’s slate. He is averaging 9.0 points, 2.4 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 0.4 steals across 60 games this year.
Anfernee Simons (ankle) will be a game-time decision for Monday’s game against the Magic. He will go through pregame warmups and see how he feels. “I’m leaning towards playing,” said Simons.
Simons exited Saturday’s loss to the Hawks after suffering a left ankle sprain. He is leaning towards playing, but will be a game-time decision. With Damian Lillard already ruled out, the Trail Blazers could be thin at point guard if Simons is unable to suit up. Fantasy owners should monitor his status closer to tip-off to ensure he is in the lineup. The team will wait till after warmups before officially deciding Simons’ status for Monday’s contest.
Anfernee Simons did not return to Saturday's game in Atlanta after suffering a left ankle sprain, Casey Holdahl of the Trail Blazers' official site reports.
Simons had 10 points on 3-for-8 shooting with two three-pointers and one rebound in 16 minutes before going down with the injury. Fantasy owners should keep an eye on updates concerning the status of the second-year guard.