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Lopez scored 35 points (15-28 FG, 5-6 FT) with 12 rebounds (including eight on the offensive glass), three steals and three blocks in 41 minutes off the bench during Friday's OT loss to the Raptors.

It was a huge night for Lopez, but he'll likely only remember the wide-open 20-footer he missed at the end of regulation that would have won the game for the Nets. Kevin Garnett continues to get the starts in the frontcourt, but so long as Lopez sees starter's minutes his owners shouldn't have any complaints about his production.

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Lopez scored 18 points (6-11 FG, 6-6 FT) with seven rebounds and two blocks in 31 minutes off the bench Wednesday.

Kevin Garnett got the start but saw limited minutes, as Lopez once again showed what he can do with a full workload. Until his situation clears itself up, either by getting back into the starting lineup or by getting traded to a team that will give him a bigger role, Lopez's production figures to remain inconsistent on a night-to-night basis.

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Lopez found his way back to the bench with Kevin Garnett starting again and scored just six points (2-9 FG, 2-4 FT) with five rebounds and one block in 22 minutes in the blowout loss to the Jazz.

Lopez is only averaging 21 minutes a game as a reserve and got almost that amount Saturday. When he starts, he's a very productive fantasy player, but unfortunately for his owners, coach Lionel Hollins doesn't feel that is the best option for his team, severely limiting his potential. He still remains someone who needs to be held onto in most leagues.

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Lopez is back in a bench role for Saturday's game, the Nets' official site reports.

Lopez's regular role these days is off the bench for the Nets, but he gets a lot of random starts thanks to the Nets' rest schedule for Kevin Garnett that often sees the veteran sitting out about one game per week. As a starter, Lopez has averaged 30 minutes per game this season, but off the bench, he's averaged just 21 mpg.

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Lopez got the start in place of Kevin Garnett on Thursday, but was largely a non-factor. He posted four points and one rebound in 24 minutes of action against the Clippers.

Lopez got less than usual minutes as the starter, but that was due in part to the fact that the Nets were being blown out by the Clippers. He's been posting decent numbers this month, averaging 14.9 points and 6.6 rebounds in 26 minutes per game in January.

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Lopez will start in place of Kevin Garnett against the Clippers on Thursday, Newsday reports.

Lopez will get the start Thursday in place of Kevin Garnett, who is taking a rest day. The combination of the move into the starting lineup and Garnett being out should indicate added minutes for the big man, though he faces a tough matchup down low against DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin.

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Lopez returned to the bench Friday against the Wizards, following Kevin Garnett's return from a one-game suspension. Lopez scored 26 points (8-14 FG, 10-12 FT) and added three rebounds, two steals, and two blocks in 23 minutes.

It was a vintage Lopez performance - high scoring, high efficiency, multiple blocks, and a disappointing number of rebounds. Lopez is not the player he was several years ago, but he is still a highly effective center for any manager who can tolerate the low rebounds and shortened minuted.

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Lopez started for Kevin Garnett (suspension) and provided 11 points (5-9 FG, 1-1 FT) with four rebounds in 27 minutes in the loss to Memphis on Wednesday.

Despite starting, Lopez did not receive much extra run and played second fiddle in the paint to Mason Plumlee. In his last five games, he has averaged 11.6 points and 7.2 rebounds in 24.6 minutes.

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Lopez played 27 minutes off the bench with Kevin Garnett returning to the starting lineup. He contributed 11 points (3-9 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 4-4 FT), 15 rebounds, one assist, and one steal.

Coach Lionel Hollins will continue to bring Lopez off the bench indefinitely. He's still extremely effective in a limited capacity and will start when Kevin Garnett rests either game of a back-to-back.

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Lopez started in place of Kevin Garnett (rest) on Friday against the Sixers and managed to put up 18 points, six rebounds, and two blocks in 28 minutes.

Despite getting the nod as a starter Friday, Lopez still played right around his season average of 26.3 minutes. The Nets are hoping to keep him healthy for the long haul and that means limiting his minutes and bringing him off the bench. Garnett is expected to play Saturday, so Lopez will head back to the bench, although he'll likely play around the 26.3 minutes once again.