F - Charlotte Hornets
Miles Bridges scored 17 points (6-15 FG, 2-9 3PT, 3-3 FT) to go along with three rebounds and two steals in the Hornets 123-85 loss against the Bucks.
While playing 37 minutes in the blowout loss, Bridges finished with a +/- of -48. He'll look to get back on track in a rematch against Milwaukee on Thursday.
Miles Bridges filled the stat sheet for the Hornets Friday night, grabbing 11 rebounds, blocking one shot, dishing out three assists, recording two steals, and scoring a team-leading 19 points (8-18 FG, 3-7 3PT) in a 97-84 loss to the Warriors.
Bridges continues an impactful stretch on both ends of the floor of late, dishing out at least three assists, grabbing at least five rebounds, and scoring at least 17 points in each of his last five games for the Hornets. The 25-year-old continues to lead a disappointing Charlotte starting five on both ends of the floor most nights, averaging 21.6 points, 3.4 assists, and 7.4 rebounds per game while carrying a usage rate of 24.1% so far this season.
Miles Bridges scored 26 points (10-20 FG, 4-6 3PT, 2-4 FT) and grabbed 14 rebounds in Thursday's 115-107 win over the Utah Jazz.
The Hornets were able to pick up a quality win over Utah on Thursday, and Bridges had a lot to do with that. He led the team in scoring with 26 points, and he was also able to tack on 14 rebounds to complete the double-double. Fantasy managers should feel confident in his ability to continue to be a good fantasy option for the rest of the season.
Miles Bridges scored 25 points (11-13 FG, 2-2 3PT, 1-2 FT) to go along with six rebounds, five assists, two steals and one block in the Hornets' 115-106 win over the Grizzlies.
Bridges was able to rebound in a big way after struggling from the floor on Friday. After deciding not to approve any trades at the deadline, he'll remain the focal point of the offense for Charlotte with LaMelo Ball (ankle) sidelined.
Miles Bridges reportedly said he won't accepted any trades ahead of Thursday's deadline.
Bridges has veto rights for any trade as part of his contract. He had his name connected in rumors, including with the Suns, but it appears he'll remain with Charlotte. Bridges will be an unrestricted free agent this summer and the Hornets will retain his Bird Rights, so they can exceed the cap to re-sign him.