Hawks F Kent Bazemore Out with Bone Bruise to Right Knee

By Vincent Frank on Sunday, March 19th 2017
Hawks F Kent Bazemore Out with Bone Bruise to Right Knee

Atlanta Hawks forward Kent Bazemore will miss the next 7-10 days after suffering a bone bruise to his right knee Saturday night against the Portland Trail Blazers. 

After signing a huge long-term deal with Atlanta this past summer, Bazemore has failed to take that next step. He's averaging 11.0 points and 3.1 rebounds while shooting at a 41 percent mark from the field, all numbers that took a hit compared to last season. 

With Bazemore out, the expectation is that Tim Hardaway Jr. will see substantially more action over the next week-plus. He's posting a career season, averaging 13.9 points while shooting at a 45 percent clip from the field. Look for his minutes to reach the 30-plus plateau on a consistent basis with Bazemore out. 

Fantasy Alerts

 May 17th, 2017
NBA Fantasy Alert
National Basketball Association
 Jan 3rd, 2017
Rudy Gay (SF)
Sacramento Kings
 Dec 29th, 2016
Mike Conley (PG)
Memphis Grizzlies

Stay In Touch


No NBA games.
No NBA games.
No NBA games.