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Jalen McDaniels

Jalen McDaniels


Height: 6' 9"Weight: 205 lbsAge: 23College: San Diego StateDrafted: #52 (2nd Rd.)

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Fri, 1/21 7:00pm
Rank F #161
Projection (?) 10.1 pts

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Jalen McDaniels scores four points in loss to Wizards

Jalen McDaniels totaled four points (2-4 FG), grabbed three rebounds, four assists, two steals, and two blocks in the Hornets’ 124-121 loss to the Wizards on Monday.

Fantasy Impact

McDaniels played 20 minutes on Monday and finished with four points, three rebounds, two steals, and two blocks. He is now averaging 6.9 points, 3.5 rebounds, and 1.1 assists per game. McDaniels can safely be left on waivers.

Brantley Gusler2 weeks ago
Jalen McDaniels scores 16 points in win on Monday

Jalen McDaniels totaled 16 points (6-12 FG, 2-2 FT, 2-4 3PT), grabbed three rebounds, three assists, and turned the ball over three times in the Hornets’ 123-99 win over the Rockets on Monday.

Fantasy Impact

With Miles Bridges in the NBA health and safety protocols, Jalen McDaniels took the start, playing 27 minutes and scoring 16 points. It was a solid performance, notching his fourth straight game, scoring double-digits. McDaniels is now averaging 6.8 points, 3.7 rebounds, and 1.1 assists per game. It’s unclear how long Bridges will be sidelined, but McDaniels could provide decent streaming value until he returns.

Brantley Gusler3 weeks ago
Jalen McDaniels scores ten points in loss on Sunday

Jalen McDaniels totaled ten points (2-5 FG, 5-6 FT, 1-2 3PT), grabbed three rebounds, two assists, two steals, and turned the ball over once in the Hornets’ 137-106 loss to the Suns on Sunday.

Fantasy Impact

McDaniels played 27 minutes off the bench on Sunday, logging his second double-digit performance in his last three games. He is now averaging six points, 3.6 rebounds, and one assist per game. McDaniels isn’t a recommended roster addition, but he is playing well with his time.

Brantley Gusler5 weeks ago
Jalen McDaniels clears the NBA’s Health and Safety Protocols

Jalen McDaniels has been cleared from the NBA’s Health and Safety Protocols and has been assigned to the Greensboro Swarm for a conditioning and rehab assignment.

Fantasy Impact

McDaniels joins LaMelo Ball and Mason Plumlee on the rehab assignment. He should be back with the Hornets fairly soon.

Ari Koslow5 weeks ago
Jalen McDaniels enters health and safety protocols

Jalen McDaniels has entered the NBA’s health and safety protocols.

Fantasy Impact

The Hornets sent players and staff home after concerns related to positive Covid testing. In a subsequent move, they also placed LaMelo Ball, Mason Plumlee, and Terry Rozier in the health and safety protocols.

Brantley Gusler7 weeks ago
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