Al-Farouq Aminu SF DAL 4 Hrs

Aminu played 12 minutes Tuesday in a loss to Memphis. He finished with four points, three rebounds, two steals, and a blocked shot.

Aminu is capable of putting up fantasy friendly stat-lines but has to earn more minutes to warrant consideration in all formats.

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Aminu returned to the lineup to score two points (0-1 FG, 2-2 FT), backed up by three rebounds, an assist, and two blocks in 15 minutes on Sunday.

15 minutes puts him in line with what's been expected of him, but Aminu hardly does enough to warrant owning him. He has a lot more real life value than fantasy value and can be passed on in most leagues, except for the most desperate owner.

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Aminu scored five points on 2-of-6 shooting Wednesday in a win over the Timberwolves. He added five rebounds in 15 minutes of action.

Aminu was part of a balanced offensive attack in which everyone scored and no one played more than 31 minutes.

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Aminu scored three points Monday in a win over the Grizzlies. He finished 1-of-2 from the field and connected on his lone free throw attempt. He added one rebound.

Aminu played just four minutes and remains a situational player for Coach Rick Carlisle.

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Aminu scored eight points (1-6 FG, 0-4 3Pt, 6-6 FT) Friday in a win over the Nuggets. He added five rebounds, two assists, and a blocked shot.

Aminu moved up the depth chart for at least one night, seeing playing time over Charlie Villanueva and more minutes than Richard Jefferson.

Al-Farouq Aminu SF DAL 13 Days

Aminu scored 10 points Wednesday in a loss to the Nuggets. He added five rebounds, two assists, and two steals.

Aminu saw a bump in minutes with Dallas only dressing 10 players. He will likely slide back down the depth chart Friday against the Nuggets.

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Aminu played five minutes Tuesday in an overtime win over the Kings. He grabbed one rebound and missed his lone shot attempt.

Aminu and the rest of the Dallas bench struggled in the win but will need to step up with the team facing a quick turnaround. The Mavs face the Nuggets Wednesday on the second night of a road back-to-back.

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Aminu made a brief appearance Wednesday in a loss to the Pistons. He finished with three points, connecting on his lone shot attempt.

Aminu has played less than six minutes in four of Dallas' last five outings and remains a non-factor for fantasy purposes.

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Aminu did not leave the bench Monday in a win over the Nets. He was healthy but received a DNP-CD.

One night after playing 25 minutes, Aminu didn't sniff the floor. He remains a fringe part of the Dallas rotation.

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Aminu played 25 minutes off the bench Sunday in a win over the Cavaliers. He scored four points on 2-of-4 shooting and added six rebounds.

Aminu rejoined the Dallas rotation, getting the minutes that had been allocated for Charlie Villanueva. He could see additional time with teammate Greg Smith nursing a side injury.