G - ATL
In an article written by Sarah K. Spencer, Hawks head coach Lloyd Pierce praised Huerter's skillset and stated, "When you have that kind of player, that kind of shooter, that capability, you always want to increase the number of attempts that he gets.”
The second-year guard out of Maryland is having an injury marred, but successful season putting up 12.2 points, 4.1 rebounds, and 3.8 assists in 56 games. He shot shot 41% from the field and 38% from three, so Pierce's endorsement will bode well for his fantasy outlook going forward.
Kevin Huerter will be available on Wednesday when Atlanta takes on New York. He was on the injury report due to a groin injury.
Huerter can be counted on for your lineups on Wednesday. In his last three games against New York, Huerter has averaged 24.8 FD points and scored 29.6 FD points in their most recent match up. He comes into Wednesday with a salary of $5100 and makes for a solid secondary option.
Kevin Huerter scored 10 points (4-12 FG, 2-7 3 PT), with five rebounds, six assists, and only one turnover in 46 minutes in double OT win over Charlotte.
Huerter has been posting all-around lines like this for most of the year, averaging 12.3 points, 4.1 rebounds, 3.8 assists, and 0.9 steals in 31 minutes per game. He played 46 minutes in tonight’s game, which shows how much the coaching staff trusts him in late-game situations. Look for the Maryland product to continue to put up similar lines throughout the remainder of the season. He’s a must-own player in all formats at this point.
Kevin Huerter is considered probable for Monday's game against Charlotte due to a sore left groin.
Huerter picked up the injury in Saturday's loss to the Grizzlies. He is expected to play, but fantasy owners should monitor his status to ensure he is active. Huerter is averaging 12.7 points, 3.7 rebounds, 7.0 assists, 1.7 steals and 2.7 triples across three games in the month of March.
Kevin Huerter compiled 14 points (6-14 FG, 2-8 3PT) 11 assists, one rebound, one steal and one block across 38 minutes in Friday's 118-112 loss to the Wizards.
Huerter filled in for Trae Young (illness) at the point and dished out a career-high 11 assists in Friday's loss. He has now scored double figures in five consecutive contests. Huerter is averaging 14.8 points, 3.4 rebounds, 5.8 assists, 1.2 steals and 2.8 triples during that span. The 21-year old should be owned in all league formats. Huerter will look to keep things rolling in Saturday's tilt against the Grizzlies.