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10/22/2017 Ed Davis, Por, F-C
Ed Davis scored six points Saturday on 1-of-1 shooting as the Portland Trail Blazers lost to the Milwaukee Bucks 113-110. Davis pulled down 11 rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +4 in his 16:02 on the floor. He added two blocks.

Analysis: Davis is averaging nine rebounds while totaling 23 points and three blocks through the season's first three games, which are pretty impressive numbers considering that he hasn't topped 20 minutes in any of those contests. While he's a great energy big off the Blazers' bench, that unfortunately doesn't usually translate to success for fantasy players.
10/22/2017 Damian Lillard, Por, PG
Damian Lillard scored 26 points Saturday, going 6 of 14 from the field, as the Portland Trail Blazers fell to the Milwaukee Bucks 113-110. Lillard grabbed five rebounds and dished out four assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -5 in his 34:27 of playing time. He added four steals. Lillard went 3 of 5 from behind the arc.

Analysis: Lillard bounced back after being held to 18 points and missing all three of his 3-point tries in Friday's win at Indiana. Portland's franchise point guard has been mostly on target in the early going, having knocked down 7 of 14 attempts from beyond the arc and going 18 of 19 from the foul line.
10/22/2017 C.J. McCollum, Por, G
C.J. McCollum scored 26 points Saturday on 9-of-18 shooting as the Portland Trail Blazers lost to the Milwaukee Bucks 113-110. McCollum pulled down three rebounds and added an assist, tallying a plus-minus of +1 in his 37:03 of playing time. He tacked on two steals. McCollum went 3 of 6 from behind the arc.

Analysis: McCollum followed up his 28-point, 12-of-18 shooting effort in Friday's season debut with another excellently efficient performance. The standout guard has made good on 58.3 percent of his field goal attempts thus far, including a 6-of-10 display on 3-pointers.
10/22/2017 Pat Connaughton, Por, G-F
Pat Connaughton scored three points Saturday on 1-of-4 shooting as the Portland Trail Blazers lost to the Milwaukee Bucks 113-110. Connaughton did not grab a rebound but had an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -2 in his 18:31 of playing time. Connaughton went 1 of 3 from behind the arc.
10/22/2017 Maurice Harkless, Por, SF
Maurice Harkless scored 13 points Saturday on 5-of-10 shooting as the Portland Trail Blazers fell to the Milwaukee Bucks 113-110. Harkless pulled down three rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +1 in his 37:50 of playing time. He tacked on three steals. Harkless went 2 of 4 from 3-point range.
10/22/2017 Jusuf Nurkic, Por, C
Jusuf Nurkic scored 17 points Saturday, going 7 of 17 from the field, as the Portland Trail Blazers fell to the Milwaukee Bucks 113-110. Nurkic pulled down 11 rebounds and dished out three assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -7 in his 31:58 of playing time. He added three blocks.

Analysis: Nurkic was able to get more shots to fall on this night after beginning the season 6 of 20 from the field in a pair of slightly disappointing 11-point efforts. The skilled center does already have two double-doubles, though, and the three blocks he delivered Saturday is certainly another encouraging sign.
10/22/2017 Carmelo Anthony, OKC, F
Carmelo Anthony scored 26 points Saturday on 12-of-26 shooting as the Oklahoma City Thunder fell to the Utah Jazz 96-87. Anthony pulled down three rebounds and dished out two assists, tallying a plus-minus of -6 in his 36:35 of playing time. He added one block and one steal. Anthony went 2 of 8 from behind the arc.

Analysis: Having Russell Westbrook and Paul George as teammates certainly hasn't reduced Anthony's volume, as he's now put up 46 total shots and 18 tries from 3 while totaling 48 points through his first two games in a Thunder uniform. The fact that he was able to have a productive night despite OKC's offense struggling mightily as a unit bodes well for his season outlook, provided his previous knee troubles don't start popping up again.
10/22/2017 Raymond Felton, OKC, G
Raymond Felton scored eight points Saturday, going 3 of 5 from the field, as the Oklahoma City Thunder lost to the Utah Jazz 96-87. Felton pulled down one rebound and added an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +1 in his 18:07 of playing time. He tacked on two steals. Felton went 2 of 3 from 3-point range.
10/22/2017 Russell Westbrook, OKC, PG
Russell Westbrook scored six points Saturday, going 2 of 11 from the field, as the Oklahoma City Thunder fell to the Utah Jazz 96-87. Westbrook pulled down 13 rebounds and had nine assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -18 in his 36:01 of playing time. He tacked on two steals. Westbrook went 1 of 5 from 3-point range.

Analysis: Utah's tough defense really put the clamps on the reigning NBA MVP, though he still managed his usually prolific rebound and assist numbers. Westbrook was held to single-digit points just once during his tremendous 2016-17 campaign, and that came in a meaningless finale in which he played just 18 minutes.
10/22/2017 Patrick Patterson, OKC, F-C
Patrick Patterson went scoreless Saturday, going 0 of 2 from the field, as the Oklahoma City Thunder lost to the Utah Jazz 96-87. Patterson grabbed two rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -4 in his 12:09 on the floor. He added one block and one steal.
10/22/2017 Paul George, OKC, G-F
Paul George scored 22 points Saturday on 8-of-19 shooting as the Oklahoma City Thunder fell to the Utah Jazz 96-87. George grabbed five rebounds and had two assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -14 in his 37:31 on the floor. He added five steals. George went 3 of 9 from 3-point range.

Analysis: George's outside shot wasn't falling quite as often after he began his Thunder tenure by hitting 6 of 13 tries from 3-point range while recording 28 points in Thursday's season opener. Getting shots hasn't been an issue for the star forward, and his low assist totals so far have been offset by his early propensity for steals.
10/22/2017 Andre Roberson, OKC, G-F
Andre Roberson scored three points Saturday, going 1 of 1 from the field, as the Oklahoma City Thunder lost to the Utah Jazz 96-87. Roberson grabbed two rebounds and did not have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -3 in his 13:34 of playing time. Roberson went 1 of 1 from 3-point range.
10/22/2017 Jerami Grant, OKC, F
Jerami Grant scored three points Saturday on 0-of-1 shooting as the Oklahoma City Thunder lost to the Utah Jazz 96-87. Grant pulled down two rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -7 in his 12:57 of playing time. He added two blocks and one steal.
10/22/2017 Álex Abrines, OKC, SG
Alex Abrines scored seven points Saturday, going 2 of 6 from the field, as the Oklahoma City Thunder fell to the Utah Jazz 96-87. Abrines grabbed four rebounds and added an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +5 in his 29:04 on the floor. He tacked on one steal. Abrines went 1 of 4 from 3-point range.
10/22/2017 Joe Johnson, Uta, G-F
Joe Johnson scored 12 points Saturday, going 5 of 10 from the field, as the Utah Jazz topped the Oklahoma City Thunder 96-87. Johnson pulled down one rebound and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of +8 in his 21:49 on the floor. He added one block. Johnson went 1 of 2 from behind the arc.
10/22/2017 Steven Adams, OKC, C
Steven Adams scored nine points Saturday, going 3 of 6 from the field, as the Oklahoma City Thunder fell to the Utah Jazz 96-87. Adams grabbed five rebounds and did not have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -6 in his 32:47 of playing time.

Analysis: A disappointing fantasy line for the New Zealander after he posted 12 points, five steals and three blocks in Thursday's season opener against the Knicks. Of course, having to go up against Rudy Gobert surely factored into his reduced stats in this one. Adams should find Sunday's matchup with the Timberwolves a bit more favorable.
10/22/2017 Thabo Sefolosha, Uta, G-F
Thabo Sefolosha scored four points Saturday on 2-of-7 shooting as the Utah Jazz topped the Oklahoma City Thunder 96-87. Sefolosha grabbed four rebounds and added an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +6 in his 27:49 on the floor. He tacked on three steals.
10/22/2017 Ekpe Udoh, Uta, F-C
Ekpe Udoh scored two points Saturday on 1-of-3 shooting as the Utah Jazz topped the Oklahoma City Thunder 96-87. Udoh pulled down four rebounds and added an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +11 in his 15:30 of playing time. He added one block.
10/22/2017 Derrick Favors, Uta, F-C
Derrick Favors scored 13 points Saturday on 4-of-6 shooting as the Utah Jazz topped the Oklahoma City Thunder 96-87. Favors grabbed three rebounds and added an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +3 in his 25:27 of playing time. He added one steal.

Analysis: Favors had far fewer field goal attempts after opening the season taking a combined 29 shots over the first two games, but still managed a third straight double-digit point total by getting to the foul line more. He's off to a good start in the scoring department but a poor one in the rebounding category, having grabbed four or less in each game.
10/22/2017 Ricky Rubio, Uta, PG
Ricky Rubio scored 16 points Saturday, going 5 of 14 from the field, as the Utah Jazz topped the Oklahoma City Thunder 96-87. Rubio pulled down six rebounds and had five assists, tallying a plus-minus of +13 in his 36:58 on the floor. He added one steal. Rubio went 2 of 8 from 3-point range.

Analysis: The Jazz may need Rubio to score more than he did in Minnesota, and he's responded by putting up 35 points during this weekend's back-to-backs. The Spaniard also has 25 assists and five steals through his first three games with Utah, and he may have a chance to take a fantasy leap if he continues to be more of a shooting threat.
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