Week 20 Fantasy Basketball Pickups

Hot Stove New YorkSenior Writer IMarch 9, 2009

Teams with four games: Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, L.A. Lakers, Miami, Minnesota, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, Phoenix, Portland, Utah, Washington


Kyle Lowry (Rockets)- Lowry played a season high 28 minutes for the Rockets yesterday against the Grizzles. He scored eight points and had nine assists. In five games this month he is shooting 53% from the field and 91% from the foul line.

Bobby Jackson (Kings)- Over his past four games Jackson is averaging 13.5 points, 4.8 rebounds, 3.5 assists in 33 minutes. He has started each game and knocked down six three-pointers in this span as well.

Honorable mention: Marco Belinelli (Warriors)


Luc Richard Mbah a Moute (Bucks)- Moute scored a career high 21 points vs. the Bulls last Friday. In five games this month he is averaging 7.5 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 0.8 blocks per game. The rookie has been in the starting lineup since February 7.

Renaldo Balkman (Nuggets)- Balkman has averaged nine points, 12 rebounds and shot 53.5% from the field over his past two games. Balkman has received extended playing time with F Keynon Martin missing his past three games with a back injury.

Honorable mention: Jarvis Hayes (Nets)


Nick Collison (Thunder)- In four games this month Collinson is averaging 9.5 rebounds, 1.3 blocks and 1 steal per game. He has started the past four games which includes two double-doubles in that span.

Sean Williams (Nets)- Over his past seven games Williams has at least three blocked shots in four of them. He is an excellent source for blocks and some rebounds if he continues to see playing time.

Honorable mention: DeAndre Jordan (Clippers)