NBA DFS Matchup: Wizards-Lakers (2024-02-29)

In the forthcoming NBA DFS showdown tonight (Thursday, February 29th, at 10:30 PM EST), the 5th placed Washington Wizards from the Southeast Division are set to face off against the 4th placed Los Angeles Lakers from the Pacific Division at the crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, CA. The Wizards’ track record on the road is 3-25 and they hold an overall season record of 9-49. When comparing this to the Lakers, who boast a 20-9 home record and an overall tally of 32-28, a thrilling game is expected. The Wizards are helmed by Coach Brian Keefe, but suffer the loss of 3 players for the game. Coach Darvin Ham’s Lakers, on the other hand, have 4 players benched for the encounter.

The following analysis is based on current season averages up to today.

Wizards-Lakers NBA DFS Matchup

Entering the match, the Wizards boast of 6,631 points, 2,364 rebounds, 1,633 assists, and a field goal percentage of 47.1%. On the other hand, the Lakers hold 7,014 points, 2,551 rebounds, 1,708 assists with a field goal percentage of 49.6%.

Status & Injury Report

No. Player Name Team Status Issue
35 Christian Wood Los Angeles Lakers Out Inflammation (Leg)
2 Jarred Vanderbilt Los Angeles Lakers Out Sprain (Leg)
7 Gabe Vincent Los Angeles Lakers Out Surgery (Leg)
14 Colin Castleton Los Angeles Lakers Out Fracture (Arm)
8 Deni Avdija Washington Wizards Out Bruise (Leg)
0 Bilal Coulibaly Washington Wizards Out Bruise (Groin)
12 Isaiah Livers Washington Wizards Out Inflammation (Torso)

Washington Wizards Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
33 Kyle Kuzma
Small Forward Active N/A N/A 30.03
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.2 2.0 2.7 0.5 6.5 2.1 17.2 6.4 0.6 2.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
13 Jordan Poole
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 25.37
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
26.8 2.2 3.5 0.3 5.3 3.0 15.8 2.6 0.8 2.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
35 Marvin Bagley III
Power Forward Active N/A N/A 25.15
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
24.1 0.5 0.9 0.7 5.2 2.1 13.0 7.0 0.5 1.2
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 Deni Avdija
Small Forward Out N/A N/A 21.64
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
25.5 1.0 2.4 0.4 3.4 1.4 9.3 5.7 0.7 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
22 Richaun Holmes
Forward Active N/A N/A 19.84
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.2 0.1 1.0 0.9 3.6 1.4 8.6 5.2 0.5 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
0 Bilal Coulibaly
Shooting Guard Out N/A N/A 19.15
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
26.7 1.0 1.7 0.8 2.9 1.3 8.2 4.0 0.9 1.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
5 Tyus Jones
Point Guard Active N/A N/A 18.75
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
20.2 0.9 4.3 0.1 2.9 0.7 7.3 2.0 1.0 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
24 Corey Kispert
Small Forward Active N/A N/A 16.49
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
25.0 1.9 1.3 0.2 3.7 1.0 10.3 2.7 0.4 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
20 Landry Shamet
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 14.69
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
22.0 1.9 1.7 0.2 2.9 1.0 8.8 1.7 0.5 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
12 Isaiah Livers
Power Forward Out N/A N/A 12.97
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
21.8 1.3 0.9 0.4 2.1 0.6 6.2 2.6 0.6 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
97 Eugene Omoruyi
Forward Active N/A N/A 11.55
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.2 0.5 0.7 0.1 2.1 1.1 5.8 2.5 0.7 0.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
4 Jared Butler
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 8.38
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
8.7 0.7 1.6 0.1 1.6 0.3 4.1 0.9 0.4 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 Johnny Davis
Guard Active N/A N/A 8.31
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.1 0.3 0.7 0.2 1.7 0.3 4.1 1.8 0.3 0.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
16 Anthony Gill
Power Forward Active N/A N/A 6.89
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
9.2 0.2 0.5 0.2 1.2 0.7 3.2 1.7 0.2 0.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
7 Patrick Baldwin Jr.
Forward Active N/A N/A 6.82
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
7.4 0.8 0.4 0.2 1.2 0.2 3.5 1.6 0.2 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
99 Justin Champagnie
Small Forward Active N/A N/A 5.93
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
7.6 0.3 0.3 0.1 1.0 0.2 2.4 1.9 0.2 0.2
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
14 Jules Bernard
Guard Active N/A N/A 4.26
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
4.7 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.5 0.0 1.2 0.8 0.2 0.3

Los Angeles Lakers Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
23 LeBron James
Small Forward Active N/A N/A 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 Active N/A N/A 49.25
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
34.5 0.5 2.5 2.3 9.0 5.6 24.1 10.5 1.3 2.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
1 D’Angelo Russell
Point Guard Active N/A N/A 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 N/A N/A 26.47
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
28.0 1.6 5.3 0.3 4.4 3.1 13.6 3.1 0.7 1.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
15 Austin Reaves
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 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 N/A N/A 21.91
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
26.5 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 N/A N/A 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 Active N/A N/A 18.23
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
24.6 1.2 1.3 0.4 3.3 1.8 9.7 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 N/A N/A 14.59
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
15.9 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
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
14.8 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
20 Dylan Windler
Guard Active N/A N/A 8.22
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
10.7 0.6 0.8 0.2 1.1 0.4 3.1 2.1 0.4 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 Active 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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