F - LAL
Montrezl Harrell captured 12 points (5-11 FG, 2-2 FT), eight rebounds, three assists, one steal and one block across 20 minutes from the bench on Thursday.
Harrell returned to form on Thursday after a pair of subpar games. He lead his team in boards with eight and recorded in every standard category. Harrell has been in a rut as of late, averaging just 22.2 fantasy points per game over his last ten showings (DraftKings). Thursday's 30.5 will steer him in the right direction to gain some traction in the near future. In all honesty, Harrell should be thriving with a pair of key forwards out, yet he isn't performing as well as fantasy managers would like.
Montrezl Harrell put up 19 points (7-12 FG, 5-6 FT), six rebounds, two assists and two blocks as the Lakers were bullied in the Staples Center on Sunday.
Harrell was the lone bright spot for a Lakers squad that was in disarray on Sunday. He led his team with 19 points off of the bench and bagged six boards to take second place in rebounding. The big snatched up 33 fantasy points on Sunday (DraftKings) as his stock continues to rise with frontcourt thinness in LA. He has now averaged 32.4 fantasy points (DraftKings) over his last ten games.
Montrezl Harrell scored 18 points (8-13 FG, 2-4 FT), 11 rebounds, two steals and two blocks during 27 minutes of work versus Orlando on Sunday.
Harrell once again carried the Lakers' bench on his shoulders, collectively outscoring the rest of his peers by eight points. In addition to co-leading Los Angeles in rebounds, he lead the team in blocks as well and provided a stiff defensive showing as well. The big man has been on a tear lately, averaging 36.3 fantasy points over his last ten games, 8.3 points higher than his season average of 28 (DraftKings). Harrell has really taken the bull by the horns as Los Angeles' star duo recover from injuries.
Montrezl Harrell snared 24 points (10-15 FG, 4-8 FT), 10 rebounds, two assists and two steals as the Lakers edged Cleveland on Friday.
Harrell was the centerpiece of the Lakers' win on Friday night versus the Cavaliers. He led his team in points and rebounds and shot a healthy 66.7 percent from the field. Harrell has been electric for the purple and gold lately, not having dipped below 20 fantasy points (DraftKings) over the past ten games. Friday's performance secured 44 more for the big man (DraftKings).
Montrezl Harrell produced 20 points (8-13 FG, 4-8 FT), eight rebounds, one assist and one steal across 32 minutes on Thursday.
Harrell was just about the only contributor from the Lakers' bench on Thursday, out-producing the rest of his bench mates by 13 points combined. The big has been particularly efficient as of late, eclipsing the 20-point threshold in six out of the last ten contests. Additionally, his average fantasy points per game has risen over six points (33.4) from his season average (27.3) over his past ten games (DraftKings). Harrell is certainly one of the direct beneficiaries of the Lakers' injury crisis right now. He's proving to be an above-average option in the interim and beyond.