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Fantasy Update

Feb 22, 2017
numberFire
Houston Rockets shooting guard Lou Williams is the seventh man in the rotation, said head coach Mike D'Antoni. What It Means: D'Antoni added that Williams would be helping Eric Gordon, suggesting that he'll be a more active passer than he was in Los Angeles with the Lakers. It sounds like Williams' 30.0 percent usage rate -- and subsequent fantasy output -- will take a hit in Houston, but he could still produce some late-round value as the second man off the bench. Williams was averaging a career-high 18.6 points to go with 2.3 rebounds, 3.2 assists, 1.1 steals and 2.1...
Feb 19, 2017
Yahoo! Fantasy Basketball
Gordon fittingly wins as Houston shatters three-point records this year. The Houston Rockets’ Eric Gordon is the NBA’s new Three Point Contest winner, beating out Kyrie Irving in an overtime period with a score of 21. Gordon had 17 points through the first three racks and coasted to the win in the final two, after Irving had notched only 19.
Times-Picayune 9 hours ago
Former Pelicans Eric Gordon, Ryan Anderson enjoy return to New Orleans

Former Pelicans Eric Gordon, Ryan Anderson enjoy return to New Orleans

Both players scored in double figures in win over Pelicans
The Dream Shake Feb 21, 2017
Rockets acquire Lou Williams from Lakers

Rockets acquire Lou Williams from Lakers

The Rockets have made a move! The Rockets have made their first move on the deadline, acquiring sharpshooter Lou Williams from the Lakers in exchange for Corey Brewer and a first-round pick, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of the Vertical. Williams, 30, was enjoying a career season with the Lakers, who have had quite a momentous day, hiring Magic Johnson as President of Basketball Operations and Rob Pelinka as their new general manager. Williams is averaging a career-high 18.6 PPG and 38.6% from the three-point line. Williams was Eric Gordon’s biggest competition for Sixth Man of the...
Times-Picayune Feb 19, 2017
Eric Gordon, former New Orleans Pelican guard, wins 3-Point Contest

Eric Gordon, former New Orleans Pelican guard, wins 3-Point Contest

Gordon wins 3-point contest in return to New Orleans
FOX Sports Feb 19, 2017
Houston Rockets: Eric Gordon Wins 2017 3-Point Contest

Houston Rockets: Eric Gordon Wins 2017 3-Point Contest

The rejuvenation tour of Eric Gordon continued this weekend as the former New Orleans Pelican guard won the Three-Point Contest crown back in The Big Easy.What a season it has been for Eric Gordon. Finally in a happy, stable situation with the Houston Rockets, Gordon has accepted a bench role and ...
numberFire Feb 19, 2017

Eric Gordon takes home the 3-Point Contest title for the Rockets

Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon won the 3-Point Contest on Saturday night. What It Means: Gordon finished the final round tied with the Cleveland Cavaliers Kyrie Irving with 20 points but won 21-19 in a tiebreaker. Gordon became the first player in Rockets' history to win the event. The former New Orleans Pelican enters the second half having made the fourth-most three-pointers in the NBA with 184. Gordon is averaging 17.2 points, 2.7 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and 3.5 threes per game while posting a 38.5% three-point shooting percentage. Source: Rotoworld.com
The Dream Shake Feb 19, 2017
Eric Gordon wins the 3-point contest in All-Star Saturday tire fire

Eric Gordon wins the 3-point contest in All-Star Saturday tire fire

He's the first Rocket to take home the crown Eric Gordon was the highlight of All-Star Saturday night if you were a Rockets fan, knocking down more than 60 three-pointers in three minutes to win the three-point shootout. Gordon is the first Rocket to ever win the event, coming through for James Harden and all the Rockets before him who came up short. Gordon had the best round of the whole exhibition to start off his night, with 25 points. He made it to the finals against Kyrie Irving and Kemba Walker and kinda sorta choked on his final rack. Kyrie had set the pace at 20, and Gordon had 19...
Gordon wins NBA All-Star three-point contest

Gordon wins NBA All-Star three-point contest

Kyrie Irving was edged by Eric Gordon in a thrilling finish to the 2017 NBA All-Star three-point contest.

NBA All-Star Saturday 2017: Eric Gordon edges Kyrie Irving in Three-Point Contest

Gordon returns to New Orleans and walks away with the three-point contest trophy
NBA 3-point Contest 2017: Eric Gordon beats Kyrie Irving in overtime showdown

NBA 3-point Contest 2017: Eric Gordon beats Kyrie Irving in overtime showdown

Gordon fittingly wins as Houston shatters three-point records this year. The Houston Rockets’ Eric Gordon is the NBA’s new Three Point Contest winner, beating out Kyrie Irving in an overtime period with a score of 21. Gordon had 17 points through the first three racks and coasted to the win in the final two, after Irving had notched only 19.
Plain Dealer Feb 18, 2017

Kyrie Irving 3-point runner-up again, this time to Eric Gordon

Houston's Eric Gordon defeated Kyrie Irving in overtime of the JBL 3-point contest on All-Star Saturday night.
FOX Sports Feb 18, 2017
Rockets' Eric Gordon wins three-point contest

Rockets' Eric Gordon wins three-point contest

Eric Gordon topped Kyrie Irving in a tiebreaker round to win this year’s three-point contest at All-Star weekend.
Sports Illustrated Feb 18, 2017

Rockets’ Eric Gordon wins three-point contest

Eric Gordon topped Kyrie Irving in a tiebreaker round to win this year’s three-point contest at All-Star weekend.
numberFire Feb 15, 2017

Eric Gordon (back) in action as Rockets battle Miami

Houston Rockets shooting guard Eric Gordon (back) will play against the Miami Heat on Wednesday. What It Means: There hasn't been much doubt regarding Gordon's status for Wednesday night, but the Rockets may play it conservative with his workload. With Ryan Anderson also back in the lineup, Sam Dekker's value will take a hit. numberFire's models project Gordon for 17.0 points, 3.0 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 2.7 3-pointers in 30.4 minutes of action tonight. His 0.2 nERD is tied for ninth on the Rockets this season and also ties him for 133rd in the NBA. Source:...
numberFire Feb 15, 2017

Eric Gordon (back) on track to suit up Wednesday for Houston

Houston Rockets shooting guard Eric Gordon (back) is on track to suit up against the Miami Heat on Wednesday. What It Means: Gordon has said that his back is "fine" and "something not really to worry about", so don't expect him to be limited much today as Houston plays their last game before the All-Star break. Our models project Gordon for 17.0 points, 3.0 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 2.7 3-pointers in 30.4 minutes of action tonight. Source: Rotoworld.com

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