G - LAL
Talen Horton-Tucker scored just two points with two rebounds, two assists, one steal and one block in 16 minutes.
Lebron James will be out for at least 10 days which means THT could get a solid run. Let's give him a pass for Tuesday's performance.
Talen Horton-Tucker posted zero points, two rebounds, four assists, one steal and one block in 29 minutes.
THT usually delivers whenever The King is out so let's give him a pass in this game against a defensive minded New York Knicks. If ever LBJ will be out longer than expected he is still the best player to be added.
Talen Horton went 0/6 against the Boston Celtics this Friday.
With LeBron James back in the line up, THT's usage went kaput. He still played 27 starter minutes so he could still provide some value in deeper leagues as he will not be this bad all time.
Talen Horton-Tucker had successful surgery on Tuesday to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb. He'll be re-evaluated by team doctors in approximately four weeks.
The Lakers are filled with star depth, but Horton-Tucker has shown lots potential and signed a 3-year extension in the offseason. Given the injury, he's not draft-worthy, but dynasty leaguers will want to keep an eye on him down the line.
Talen Horton-Tucker collected 23 points (9-16 FG, 0-3 3PT, 5-8 FT), 10 assists, two rebounds and two steals across 37 minutes on Wednesday.
THT lead Los Angeles in scoring on Wednesday with 23 points on 56.3 percent shooting. His double-double effort was highlighted by his team-leading 10 dimes. His 44.5 fantasy points (DraftKings) on the night marked his highest output over the past ten games. THT looks to end his promising season on a high note.