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How High Can LaVine Fly?

by Matt Stroup
Updated On: September 19, 2019, 11:26 am ET

It legitimately seems like Zach LaVine has been in the NBA for about eleven years, but it turns out he's headed into Year Six, still just 24 years old. He's also coming off a season where he posted 23.7 ppg, 4.7 rpg, 4.5 apg, 1.0 spg and 1.9 3s, posting close to top-60 value in 9-category leagues. And speaking of that ninth category, if he can find a way to cut down on his turnovers (a career-worst 3.4 per game last season), he could fly much higher on the fantasy leaderboard. 

On the latest episode of the Rotoworld Fantasy Basketball Podcast, Steve Alexander and I sit down in Stamford, CT to discuss the outlook for LaVine, plus some load management questions around Nikola Jokic and Jamal Murray in Denver, and Kristaps Porzingis in Dallas.

You can check out the full episode right here:

Matt Stroup

Matt Stroup covers basketball, football and sometimes baseball for NBC Sports Edge — and has covered eight Olympics as a TV writer for NBC. An avid fantasy player and rabid Atlanta sports fan since the 1990s, he would golf, bowl and play pickup basketball 365 days a year if it was acceptable. You can follow him on Twitter @MattStroup