Corey Brewer SG/SF HOU 4 weeks ago

Brewer averaged 25.8 minutes per game during the first round elimination of the Mavericks.

Brewer played a crucial role off the bench for the Rockets in the first round and even managed to average 14.4 points over that five-game stretch. He's still limited behind normal starter Trevor Ariza, but Brewer is a viable option moving forward in most postseason formats.

Corey Brewer SG/SF HOU 2 months ago

Brewer (oblique) had two points (1-10 FG, 0-2 3Pt) in 21 minutes.

Brewer had an abysmal shooting performance. His production has been down lately. He's averaging 8.6 points and 4.8 rebounds in 26 minutes over his last five games.

Corey Brewer SG/SF HOU 2 months ago

Brewer (oblique) is again listed as probable Wednesday against Sacramento.

Brewer has been playing through a minor oblique issue for the last few games, and while he hasn't been limited in terms of minutes, the team continues to list him as probable. Expect him to play Wednesday, though Houston could look to get Brewer a game or two of rest down the stretch if the right scenario arises.

Corey Brewer SG/SF HOU 2 months ago

Brewer (oblique) scored 13 points (6-16 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 1-4 FT) to go along with five rebounds, one assist and one steal in 32 minutes Monday against the Raptors.

Brewer struggled from the field Monday and has shot 38.5 percent or less in five of his last seven games. He is usually a solid contributor on the defensive end and can provide three-pointers, but he's not going to shoot for a high percentage.

Corey Brewer SG/SF HOU 2 months ago

Brewer (oblique) is listed as probable for Monday's game, Fox 26's Mark Berman reports.

He was probable for Friday's game and played 29 minutes and then was able to play another 22 minutes Sunday, so the expectation should be for more of the same on Monday.

Corey Brewer SG/SF HOU 2 months ago

Brewer (oblique) is listed as probable for Friday's matchup with the Wolves, Mark Berman of Fox 26 in Houston reports.

Brewer has a mildly strained oblique, which he played through Wednesday night to score two points with two rebounds and two assists in 27 minutes. He'll take it easy Thursday with the hope that any discomfort is no longer present Friday night.

Corey Brewer SG/SF HOU 2 months ago

Brewer (oblique) posted two points, two rebounds, two assists, and one steal in 27 minutes of action Wednesday against the Pelicans.

Brewer struggled from the field, going just 1-for-7. It appears he was limited by his injury, but it doesn't appear like he'll miss much time moving forward. He's a solid option in 16-man formats.

Corey Brewer SG/SF HOU 2 months ago

Brewer (oblique) is probable for Wednesday's game against the Pelicans, Jenny Dial Creech of the Houston Chronicle reports.

This is a new issue for Brewer, but the probable tag suggests he should be fine to play. While the Rockets will subtract Patrick Beverley (wrist) and possibly add Dwight Howard (knee) for Wednesday's game, neither situation figures to significantly impact Brewer's minutes or usage.

Corey Brewer SG/SF HOU 3 months ago

Corey Brewer came off the bench for a team-high of 23 points (9-16 FG, 3-5 3Pt, 2-5 FT) during Wednesday's loss to the Trail Blazers, while also adding two rebounds, two assists and two steals in 25 minutes.

Brewer almost single-handedly brought the Rockets back in the fourth quarter, scoring 17 straight points to end the game. Unfortunately, when given an open look at the end of regulation in an opportunity to tie the game and send it to overtime, Brewer came up just short and the Rockets took the loss. He's been hitting shots at a high percentage lately, finishing over 55 percent from the field in his last three games and 50 percent or higher from the three-point line in three of his last four games. During his last three matchups, he's averaged 20.7 points, 3.7 assists and 1.3 steals

Corey Brewer SG/SF HOU 3 months ago

Brewer scored 24 points (9-16 FG, 1-6 3Pt, 5-6 FT) with six rebounds, one assist and one steal in the win against the Nuggets on Saturday.

Brewer has been very inconsistent off the bench for Houston but was able to take advantage of weak defensive team in Denver, who rank 26th in points allowed overall this season. Brewer's minutes and production aren't steady enough to be trusted outside of deeper 14 team leagues and above.