Rodney Stuckey G IND 6 Hrs

Stuckey (face) started Saturday's game, posting a monster line of 20 points (7-13 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 5-7 FT) with six rebounds, eight assists and four steals in 36 minutes against the downtrodden Nets.

There was some doubt about Stuckey lining up after taking an elbow from Andre Drummond to the face Friday, but owners would be glad he did. It was Stuckey's season-high in assists and the first night scoring in double-digits in his last five games. In saying that, he appears to be locked in as a starter and should have low-end standard league value.

Rodney Stuckey G IND 15 Hrs

Stuckey (face) has been upgraded to probable for Saturday's game against the Nets, Candace Buckner of the Indianapolis Star reports.

Stuckey left Friday's game against Detroit and did not return after taking a shot to the face from Andre Drummond. He was dealing with some swelling after the game, but his condition has apparently improved to the point that he'll likely suit up Saturday. Stuckey began the month of December on a tear, scoring in double figures in eight straight games, but he's cooled off of late, averaging just 6.5 points on 25.8 percent shooting over his last four contests.

Rodney Stuckey G IND 1 Day

Stuckey (face) is considered questionable for Saturday's game against the Nets, the Indianapolis Star reports.

The Pistons' Andre Drummond caught Stuckey in the eye during the third quarter of Friday's game, forcing him to the locker room. Stuckey did not return to the game and his eye was reportedly quite swollen after the game, so much so that he could barely see out of it. Solomon Hill may have to play primarily at shooting guard if Stuckey is unable to go Saturday.

Rodney Stuckey G IND 1 Day

Stuckey was helped straight off the court and into the Pacers' locker room during the third quarter of Friday's game against the Pistons, Keith Langlois of the Pistons' official site reports.

Stuckey reportedly was hit in the face by Andre Drummond, who was contesting his shot. The exact nature of the injury is unclear, but the Pistons will likely provide an update on his status in the near future.

Rodney Stuckey G IND 10 Days

Stuckey scored 12 points (6-12 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 0-2 FT) and added two rebounds, two assists and one steal in 27 minutes of action agains the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday.

Stuckey has averaged 14.8 points, 7.3 rebounds and 3.5 assists in 31 minutes of action over his last four games. He has seen an increase in his minutes as of late. He was averaging 25 minutes a game on the season, but has seen 31 minutes a night in the last four outings. This lineup is in turmoil and continues to search for help. As long as Stuckey can produce he will see time.

Rodney Stuckey G IND 12 Days

Stuckey scored 20 points (6-14 FG, 8-10 FT) to go along with 10 rebounds and seven assists in 29 minutes Monday against the Lakers.

Stuckey put up big numbers in limited minutes Monday as the Pacers went on to an easy win. He's grabbed 24 rebounds in his last two games and even though fantasy owners shouldn't expect that to happen too often, Stuckey does have the ability to contribute in multiple categories.

Rodney Stuckey G IND 14 Days

Stuckey scored 14 points (6-19 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 2-4 FT) and added 14 rebounds, two assists and one steal in 39 minutes of action against the Portland Trailblazers on Saturday.

This was the second night of a back-to-back set and Stuckey logged a total of 39 minutes. He has great short-term value with the absence of George Hill, who is looking to return in the next few weeks.

Rodney Stuckey G IND 15 Days

Stuckey was moved into the starting lineup against the Raptors on Friday and put up 13 points, three rebounds, and three assists in 30 minutes.

Stuckey spent more time on the court Friday than his usual 24.0 minutes per game, although it's still unclear if this move into the starting lineup will be a permanent fixture. Even so, Stuckey still provides value in standard formats regardless of where he starts each game.

Rodney Stuckey G IND 15 Days

Stuckey start at shooting guard Friday, Fox Sports Indiana's Jeremiah Johnson reports.

C.J. Watson will start at point guard, moving Stuckey off the ball where he is a more natural option. This shouldn't have a major impact on his fantasy value, although he may look to score more and be less of a distributor.

Rodney Stuckey G IND 19 Days

Stuckey scored 15 points (6-11 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 2-4 FT) and added four rebounds, three assists and one steal in 28 minutes of play against the Hawks on Monday.

This is Stuckey's third game in a row in which he scored more than 14 points. This is a great sign for owners who are using him while they await the return of George Hill (leg).