NBA DFS Matchup: Nuggets-Lakers (2024-03-02)

Check out tonight’s NBA DFS basketball encounter slated for Sat, March 2nd at 8:30 PM EST, featuring the Denver Nuggets, presently at 3rd place in the Northwest Division against the Los Angeles Lakers, who hold the 4th spot in the Pacific Division. This exciting match unfolds in Los Angeles, CA at the crypto.com Arena. With an impressive away record of 24-5 and a total record of 41-19, the Nuggets are turning heads this season. The Lakers’ home record stands at 21-9, and their total record is a commendable 33-28. The Nuggets led by Coach Michael Malone, will be playing minus four key players, while Lakers, headed by Coach Darvin Ham, will miss eight of their players for this showdown.

The average stats of the rosters this season, as available till date, are highlighted below.

Nuggets-Lakers NBA DFS Matchup

At present, the Nuggets boast 6,863 points, 2,659 rebounds, 1,740 assists, and a 49.2% field goal percentage. Entering the same basketball match, the Lakers stand with 7,148 points, 2,596 rebounds, 1,738 assists, and a slightly higher field goal percentage at 49.6%.

Status & Injury Report

No. Player Name Team Status Issue
23 LeBron James Los Angeles Lakers Day-To-Day (Leg)
3 Anthony Davis Los Angeles Lakers Day-To-Day (Leg)
35 Christian Wood Los Angeles Lakers Out Inflammation (Leg)
2 Jarred Vanderbilt Los Angeles Lakers Out Sprain (Leg)
5 Cam Reddish Los Angeles Lakers Day-To-Day (Leg)
7 Gabe Vincent Los Angeles Lakers Out Surgery (Leg)
14 Colin Castleton Los Angeles Lakers Out Fracture (Arm)
17 Alex Fudge Los Angeles Lakers Day-To-Day (Leg)
27 Jamal Murray Denver Nuggets Day-To-Day Sprain (Leg)
5 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Denver Nuggets Day-To-Day (Other)
11 Braxton Key Denver Nuggets Out Not Specified (Other)
31 Vlatko Cancar Denver Nuggets Out Surgery (Leg)

Denver Nuggets Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
15 Nikola Jokic
Center Active $11,400 $12,300 46.79
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.0 1.0 6.9 0.7 8.0 3.8 20.7 10.7 1.2 2.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
27 Jamal Murray
Point Guard Day-To-Day $7,600 $8,000 30.04
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
30.6 2.1 4.4 0.3 6.4 2.5 17.3 3.7 0.9 2.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
50 Aaron Gordon
Power Forward Active $6,400 $6,700 27.86
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.3 1.0 2.6 0.7 5.1 2.2 13.5 6.3 0.8 1.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 Michael Porter Jr.
Small Forward Active $7,000 N/A 27.24
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
27.4 2.4 1.2 0.6 5.9 1.3 15.5 6.2 0.6 1.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
6 DeAndre Jordan
Center Active N/A N/A 26.95
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
25.9 0.0 0.9 1.5 3.6 1.7 8.8 10.0 0.5 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
7 Reggie Jackson
Point Guard Active $5,900 $5,100 22.88
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
25.3 1.3 4.2 0.1 4.7 1.8 12.6 2.9 0.7 1.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
5 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
Shooting Guard Day-To-Day $4,700 $5,000 21.12
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.6 1.7 1.8 0.3 4.1 1.6 11.4 3.1 1.1 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
9 Justin Holiday
Small Forward Active N/A N/A 16.44
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.3 1.6 1.4 0.4 2.8 0.8 8.1 2.7 0.9 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 Peyton Watson
Forward Active $3,800 $4,100 13.05
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
15.3 0.6 0.9 0.8 2.2 0.8 5.8 2.5 0.4 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
0 Christian Braun
Guard Active $3,900 $4,000 12.58
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
17.1 0.5 1.0 0.3 2.2 0.8 5.7 2.9 0.5 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
3 Julian Strawther
Guard Active N/A N/A 9.91
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.7 1.0 1.1 0.2 1.9 0.5 5.3 1.3 0.4 0.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
22 Zeke Nnaji
Power Forward Active $3,500 $3,700 9.8
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 1.7 0.7 4.6 2.5 0.3 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
11 Braxton Key
Forward Out N/A N/A 8.62
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
8.4 0.2 0.6 0.4 1.3 0.4 3.2 2.1 0.4 0.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
31 Vlatko Cancar
Small Forward Out N/A N/A 7.99
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
10.7 0.5 0.9 0.2 1.3 0.5 3.5 1.7 0.3 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
30 Jay Huff
Center Active N/A N/A 6.35
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
6.5 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.9 0.7 3.0 1.5 0.2 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
21 Collin Gillespie
Guard Active N/A N/A 6.22
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
8.5 0.6 0.8 0.0 1.2 0.3 3.3 0.6 0.5 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
24 Jalen Pickett
Guard Active N/A N/A 3.77
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
5.4 0.4 0.7 0.0 0.6 0.2 1.7 0.6 0.2 0.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
4 Hunter Tyson
Forward Active N/A N/A 1.41
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
3.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.0 0.2

Los Angeles Lakers Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
23 LeBron James
Small Forward Day-To-Day $9,600 $10,200 50.5
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
38.0 1.6 7.4 0.8 9.9 5.6 27.1 7.5 1.5 3.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
3 Anthony Davis
Power Forward Day-To-Day $10,200 $11,400 49.37
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
34.5 0.5 2.5 2.3 9.0 5.6 24.1 10.6 1.3 2.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 D’Angelo Russell
Point Guard Active $7,200 $7,800 31.83
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
30.0 2.5 5.7 0.3 6.4 2.4 17.7 3.4 1.1 2.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
35 Christian Wood
Forward Out N/A N/A 26.8
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.2 1.2 1.4 0.9 4.9 2.5 13.6 7.0 0.5 1.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
26 Spencer Dinwiddie
Point Guard Active $4,100 $4,200 26.47
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
28.0 1.6 5.3 0.3 4.4 3.1 13.5 3.1 0.7 1.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
15 Austin Reaves
Shooting Guard Active $6,500 $6,700 22.63
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
27.8 1.3 3.5 0.3 4.0 2.7 12.0 3.4 0.6 1.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
28 Rui Hachimura
Power Forward Active $5,100 $5,300 21.91
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
26.6 0.9 1.3 0.3 4.9 1.7 12.4 4.8 0.6 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
2 Jarred Vanderbilt
Power Forward Out N/A N/A 19.38
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
20.5 0.1 1.4 0.4 2.5 1.0 6.1 6.4 1.1 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
12 Taurean Prince
Power Forward Active $3,500 $4,200 19.17
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
24.6 1.7 1.7 0.4 3.6 1.3 10.2 3.6 0.8 1.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
5 Cam Reddish
Small Forward Day-To-Day $3,100 $3,900 18.23
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
24.5 1.2 1.3 0.4 3.3 1.8 9.6 2.9 1.1 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
7 Gabe Vincent
Point Guard Out N/A N/A 14.89
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
21.1 1.5 2.3 0.1 2.8 0.7 7.6 1.7 0.8 1.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
11 Jaxson Hayes
Center Active $3,300 $3,800 14.59
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
15.8 0.1 0.7 0.6 2.6 1.5 6.9 3.7 0.4 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
N/A Harry Giles III
Forward Active N/A N/A 13.17
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.1 0.1 1.1 0.4 2.4 0.8 5.6 3.6 0.4 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
4 Skylar Mays
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 9.84
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
11.2 0.5 1.8 0.1 1.8 0.6 4.6 1.2 0.4 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
10 Max Christie
Guard Active N/A N/A 9.14
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
14.7 0.7 0.8 0.3 1.4 0.5 4.1 2.2 0.3 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
14 Colin Castleton
Center Out N/A N/A 4.66
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
5.1 0.0 0.4 0.0 1.0 0.6 2.6 1.3 0.0 0.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
55 D’Moi Hodge
Guard Active N/A N/A 3.45
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
5.9 0.4 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1 2.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
0 Jalen Hood-Schifino
Guard Active N/A N/A 3.42
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
5.4 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.5 0.6 1.7 0.6 0.2 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
17 Alex Fudge
Forward Day-To-Day N/A N/A 1.4
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
3.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.0 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
21 Maxwell Lewis
Forward Active N/A N/A 1.04
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
3.5 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.3

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