Andrew Bogut C GS 6 days ago

Bogut registered his first double-double of the postseason since Game 1 of the first round of the Pelicans against the Pelicans on Saturday, scoring 12 points (5-8 FG, 2-2FT) with 12 rebounds and one block before fouling out in just 20 minutes.

Bogut is only averaging 26 minutes per game through the playoffs as the Warriors have been able to rest him strategically and go small at times. Although averaging just 5.6 points, it's the 7.9 rebounds and 2.1 blocks which are key to Bogut's game.

Andrew Bogut C GS 1 week ago

Bogut posted 14 points, eight rebounds, four assists, and five blocks in 31 minutes Thursday in the Warriors' Game 2 victory over the Rockets.

Bogut labored through 16 scoreless minutes in Game 1, but looked completely recovered Thursday. He hit seven of his nine shots from the field to crack double digit points for the first time since Game 1 of the Warriors' series against the Pelicans.

Andrew Bogut C GS 1 week ago

Bogut needed an IV after playing 16 minutes in Tuesday's Game 1 against the Rockets, reports.

Bogut was battling flu-like symptoms coming into the game, but he played through the ailment as the Warriors held on for the victory. The team has not updated the center's status, but all indications are that he'll be in the starting lineup for Game 2. With Dwight Howard's (knee) status very much in question, Bogut may see his minutes reduced, as a Howard absence would likely force Houston to go with a smaller lineup that would pull Bogut away from his comfort zone near the rim.

Andrew Bogut C GS 2 weeks ago

Bogut revealed to reporters Monday that he's dealing with a case of hay fever, but the center insisted that he'll be ready for Game 1 on Tuesday, Marc Stein of ESPN reports.

The big man does not appear to be concerned about the ailment, quipping that he'll be fine "as long as there's no pollen at Oracle." It doesn't look to be anything for Golden State to worry about, and Bogut's workload should not be impacted. In the Warriors' Western Conference Semifinals series against Memphis, Bogut averaged 4.7 points, 7.8 rebounds and 4.2 fouls in 24.7 minutes per game. He'll likely be tasked with containing Houston's Dwight Howard, who is having an excellent playoffs, averaging 16.6 points, 13.8 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game.

Andrew Bogut C GS 2 weeks ago

Bogut is not dealing with any significant injuries in advance of Game 5, Rusty Simmons of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

It was reported that Bogut underwent X-rays on his ribs Tuesday, but it turns out they were, in fact, to address a left knee issue. Regardless, both his ribs and knee checked out fine, and he's not expected to be limited going forward. Bogut has dealt with a number of injuries throughout his career, but when healthy he's among the league's top rim-protectors.

Andrew Bogut C GS 3 weeks ago

Bogut underwent X-rays on his ribs following Monday's Game 4, and the results were negative, Bay Area News Group reports.

Bogut suffered a minor rib injury in Game 4, and he opted to undergo precautionary X-rays to ensure there was not any serious damage. Bogut missed the playoffs last season due to fractured cartilage in his ribs.

Andrew Bogut C GS 3 weeks ago

Bogut scored just two points (1-4 FG) with eight rebounds, two assists and one block in the loss to the Grizzlies on Saturday.

Bogut looked overmatched in the first half with Marc Gasol scoring at will against him in the first half. He ended up sitting the entire fourth quarter while head coach Steve Kerr opted to go small, using Andre Iguodala to try to match Tony Allen's defensive intensity while using Draymond Green to guard Marc Gasol. Daily game players are likely better off avoiding Bogut for the time being.

Andrew Bogut C GS 1 month ago

Bogut scored 12 points (6-8 FG, 0-2 FT) with 14 rebounds, five assists, two steals, and two blocks in 30 minutes Saturday.

Bogut played over 30 minutes just 13 times during the regular season, but was over that threshold in Game 1 of the playoffs as a key cog of the Warriors' defense. One of the best passing big men in the NBA, Bogut showed that Saturday with five dimes and averaged 4.1 assists per 36 minutes during the regular season.

Andrew Bogut C GS 2 months ago

Bogut scored 10 points and grabbed 16 rebounds in Tuesday night's win over the Trail Blazers. He added six assists and a steal in 24 minutes.

Bogut doesn't need much playing time to be an effective fantasy contributor, particularly in the rebounding and blocks categories. In the last five games, he's averaged 11 rebounds and two blocks in 23 minutes per game. You can expect a similar pattern of playing time going forward -- probably some rest days as well -- now that Golden State has clinched the Pacific Division title.

Andrew Bogut C GS 3 months ago

Bogut scored four points (2-5 FG) with five rebounds and three assists in the return from his one-game absence due to rest Saturday in the demolition of the Knicks.

Bogut has been managed all season by Steve Kerr, and as a result will never see big minutes, putting a cap on his fantasy value. That said, his 7.4 rebounds and 1.5 blocks on 60 percent shooting over the last eight games can help some owners, despite playing just 23 minutes.