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Elfrid Payton

Elfrid Payton

G - NYK
Height: 6' 3"Weight: 195 lbsAge: 26College: Louisiana-LafayetteDrafted: #10 (1st Rd.)

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58%
 
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Elfrid Payton fills the stat sheet in Wednesday’s win over Atlanta

Elfrid Payton compiled 11 points (4-8 FG, 3-4 FT) 12 assists, five rebounds, four steals and one block across 34 minutes in Wednesday’s 136-131 win over the Hawks.

Fantasy Impact

Payton recorded his ninth double-double of the year in Wednesday’s win. He continues to stuff the stat sheet on a nightly basis, averaging 12.0 points, 5.7 rebounds, 7.5 assists and 1.3 steals across six games in March. Payton should be owned in all league formats. The 26-year old guard will look to continue to rack up categories once the NBA resumes play.

Brad Camara32 weeks ago
Elfrid Payton scores three points in loss to the Wizards

Elfrid Payton scored three points, had two rebounds, and four assists in 18 minutes in a 122-115 loss to the Wizards.

Fantasy Impact

Payton on the season is averaging 10 points, 4.7 rebounds, and 7.1 assists a game. He has played well of late averaging 11 points and eight assists during the last 10 games. His next match up is against the Hawks. In two games vs. the Hawks this season, Payton is averaging 8.5 points and nine assists.

Craig Rosenkrantz32 weeks ago
Elfrid Payton flirts with triple-double in Friday's loss to the Thunder

Elfrid Payton compiled 18 points (7-12 FG, 0-1 3PT, 4-4 FT) nine rebounds, eight assists and two turnovers across 30 minutes in Friday's 126-103 loss to the Thunder.

Fantasy Impact

Payton continues to stuff the stat sheet on a nightly basis, as he nearly logged his second triple-double of the year. The 26-year old has been on a tear lately, averaging 19.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, 8.5 assists and 1.5 triples in his last two contests. Payton has one of the few bright spots for the Knicks season and will to keep things rolling in Sunday's tilt against the Pistons.

Brad Camara33 weeks ago
Elfrid Payton scores 20 points on Wednesday

Elfrid Payton recorded 20 points (8-13 FG, 0-2 3PT, 4-5 FT), seven rebounds and nine assists across 28 minutes in the Knicks' 112-104 loss to the Utah Jazz on Wednesday.

Fantasy Impact

Payton continues to become a fantasy star. Already one of the best fantasy pickups of the year, he should continue to produce at a high level for the remainder of the season. Continue to ride the hot hand as fantasy playoffs come up.

Elfrid Payton dishes 10 assists Saturday

Elfrid Payton managed three points (1-4 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 1-4 FT), 10 assists and a rebound across 33 minutes in the Knicks’ 125-115 win over the Bulls on Saturday.

Fantasy Impact

Payton wasn't involved much in the offense Saturday, yielding work to New York's big men in the 10-point victory. Still, he provided double-digit assists to somewhat salvage his day for fantasy owners. He's been strong as a facilitator this season, and since Jan.16, Payton has averaged 9.3 dimes per contest to go with 11.4 points and 5.3 boards.

Zachary Hanshew33 weeks ago
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