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Memphis Grizzlies guard De'Anthony Melton (leg) has been ruled out Monday against the Bulls.
Monday will mark the fifth consecutive absence in a row for Melton as he deals with an ailing leg injury. With no word on his status, John Konchar will remain in the rotation for however long he remains sidelined with Grayson Allen and Desmond Bane seeing the majority of the off-guard minutes.
Grizzlies G De’Anthony Melton (leg) has been ruled out Wednesday vs. the Hawks.
Melton will miss his second consecutive game with the leg injury. Desmond Bane and Tyus Jones should see a couple extra minutes off the bench in Melton’s absence.
Grizzlies' G De'Anthony Melton will miss Monday's matchup with the Heat due to left leg soreness.
The 22-year-old USC product will miss tonight's game against the Miami Heat. Melton has averaged 10.1 points, 3.2 rebounds, and 2.7 assists off the bench for a Grizzlies team that ranks third in the NBA in bench scoring on the year. Desmond Bane will likely see an uptick in minutes tonight.
Memphis Grizzlies PG De'Anthony Melton scored 12 points (4-5 FG, 2-3 3PT, 2-2 FT) with a rebound and three assists across 18 minutes during Saturday's 126-110 blowout loss against the Utah Jazz.
The Grizzlies' reserve guard earned some opportunity to shine in a game that was over by halftime. Melton shot 80 percent from the field and chipped in three assists without committing a turnover, elevating his typical fantasy output. He remains a deep league play but should be considered off limits for DFS and point formats moving forward.
De'Anthony Melton logged 11 points (5-12 FG, 1-6 3PT), six rebounds, and four assists in Saturday's loss to the Suns.
Melton is averaging just 9.7 points, 3.2 rebounds, and 3.1 assists per game this season. He should remain on your league's waiver wire.