C - Chicago Bulls
Nikola Vucevic flirted with a double-double for the Bulls Friday night, grabbing nine rebounds and scoring 17 points (8-18 FG, 1-3 3PT) while also dishing out three assists in a 113-97 loss to the Bucks.
Vucevic continues a dynamic stretch on both ends of the floor of late, finishing with at least nine rebounds and 17 points in each of his last five games for the Bulls. The veteran remains a reliable option at the center position in lineups for fantasy managers, averaging 17.9 points and 10.7 rebounds per game to go along with a usage rate of 23.3% so far this season.
Nikola Vucevic scored 24 points (10-23 FG, 2-6 3PT, 2-4 FT) to go along with 13 rebounds, five assists, two steals and two blocks in the Bulls 132-123 win over the Cavaliers.
Andre Drummond joined Vucevic in the starting lineup and grabbed 26 rebounds, so it is likely that Vucevic could have had a bigger night on the glass if he wasn't sharing the court with Drummond. Nonetheless, he still had a big game in the double overtime win for Chicago.
Nikola Vucevic scored 22 points (10-19 FG, 2-5 3PT) to go along with 13 rebounds, three assists and one steal in the Bulls 114-106 win over the Pelicans.
Vucevic has now scored at least 20 points in eight of his past nine games with seven double-doubles in that span. He continues to hold things strong down low for Chicago, a role he'll continue to hold moving forward.
Nikola Vucevic scored 22 points (10-19 FG, 0-3 3PT, 2-2 FT) to go along with 14 rebounds and two assists in the Bulls 129-112 loss against the Celtics.
Vucevic scored 20 of his points in the first half before everything fell apart for Chicago in the third quarter. It was a nice bounce back for him after struggling in the final game before the All-Star break.
Nikola Vucevic scored 24 points (8-16 FG, 1-2 3PT, 7-9 FT) to go along with 11 rebounds, two assists and one steal in the Bulls 136-126 win over the Hawks.
Vucevic extended his streak of scoring at least 20 points to six straight games. He has recorded double-doubles in all but one of those games as well as he remains a steady source of points and rebounds for fantasy managers.