Brook Lopez C BKN 14 Hrs
Lopez had 30 points, 11 rebounds, and four blocks in 40 minutes Sunday against Los Angeles.
Lopez turned in his third 30-point outing in his last four games. His rebounding has improved over his last three games, averaging 10 boards per outing in that span. Lopez is also swatting shots at a high rate, averaging just under two blocks per game this month. His recent surge has put the Nets just percentage points behind the Celtics for the eighth spot in the Eastern Conference.
Brook Lopez C BKN 2 Days
Lopez had 20 points (7-16 FG, 6-6 FT) and nine rebounds in 38 minutes in the win over the Cavaliers on Friday.
The 20 points represented Lopez's lowest output in his last five games. He has hit the 30-point plateau three times in his the last week and has averaged 28.6 points on 62.1 percent from the field with 9.0 rebounds and 2.8 blocks.
Brook Lopez C BKN 4 Days
Lopez scored 34 points (16-26 FG, 2-2 FT) with 10 rebounds, three blocks and two steals in 39 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Hornets.
He's now scored 30 or more points in three of his last four games, averaging 30.8 points, 9.0 boards and 3.5 blocks over that stretch. Lopez is almost single-handedly keeping the Nets alive in the Eastern Conference playoff race right now.
Brook Lopez C BKN 6 Days
Lopez scored 31 points (12-19 FG, 7-7 FT) to go along with four rebounds, one steal and two blocks in 35 minutes Monday against the Celtics.
Lopez has been carrying the Nets offense of late as he is averaging 29.7 points over his last three games. Although he has only grabbed four rebounds in both of his last two games, he has blocked 13 shots over his last four games. He's not a monster on the glass, but he is still a significant fantasy factor.
Brook Lopez C BKN 8 Days
Lopez scored 26 points (11-14 FG, 4-5 FT) with four rebounds and four blocks in 31 minutes Saturday against the Pacers.
Lopez is absolutely dominating at the moment, averaging 21.0 points, 9.5 rebounds, and 3.0 blocks in his last four games, while shooting 67 percent from the field and 88 percent from the line and if you took the gamble on Lopez in your draft, it is paying off in spades now. Perhaps most impressive, is that Lopez is pulling in boards now, often a criticism of his game, with the 9.2 rebounds over the last month well up on the 6.0 he averaged last season.
Brook Lopez C BKN 9 Days
Lopez posted a massive double-double Friday against the Bucks, with 32 points, 18 rebounds, two assists, and five blocks in 42 minutes of action.
Lopez, often criticized for his lack of rebounding tenacity, is averaging 16.6 points, 11.0 rebounds, and 2.0 blocks over the last five games. More importantly, he's managed to surprisingly stay relatively healthy this season. It's anyone's best guess when the next injury will occur, but for now, owners can continue to use his solid performances to close the season.
Brook Lopez C BKN 18 Days
Lopez scored 15 points (6-11 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 3-4 FT) with 14 rebounds and a block in 33 minutes during Wednesday's loss to the Heat.
It's his third double-double in four games, and he just missed one in the fourth by one rebound. Now that he's playing consistent starter's minutes again, Lopez should remain a solid fantasy asset down the stretch.
Brook Lopez C BKN 19 Days
Lopez posted 15 points (7-14 FG) and nine rebounds in Tuesday's loss to the Pelicans.
Lopez has stepped up his production over the last month-and-a-half, and he's averaging more than 28 minutes per game in March after seeing inconsistent minutes earlier in the year. His 32 combined rebounds over the last three games are his most over any three-game stretch this season.
Brook Lopez C BKN 22 Days
Lopez picked up his second double-double in a row Sunday in a loss to the Jazz. He finished the game with 19 points (8-17 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 3-5 FT), 10 rebounds, two blocks and two steals in 36 minutes.
Lopez's rebounding numbers have never been that great throughout his career, but he's currently averaging 0.6 more per game than he was last season. He's had four double-digit rebounding performances in his past nine games.
Brook Lopez C BKN 22 Days
Lopez will start in Sunday's game against the Jazz, the New York Post reports.
Lopez will be taking over the starting duties for Miles Plumlee on Sunday. There's a possibility for Lopez to retain his spot in the starting lineup moving forward, although his performance Sunday should dictate what coach Lionel Hollins does in the future.