Corey Robinson breaks down Scottie Barnes’ fantasy worth and explains his improved aggressiveness has helped him grow to be a prime=20 participant in 9-cat leagues just lately.
– Raptors wing Scottie Barnes hasn’t at all times been as aggressive offensively as his workforce desires him to be however that could be altering. Over the past two weeks, he is offering top-20 worth in 9-cat codecs. In his final eight video games, Barnes is averaging 19.5 factors, 8.0 rebounds, 5.1 assists, 1.6 steals, 1.4 blocks, and 0.6 3-pointers, taking pictures 53.9% from the sector and 77.4% from the foul line.
Simply as spectacular has been the turnover quantity with Barnes averaging 1.8 per sport during the last two weeks. Whereas he was quiet in a 2-point loss to the Celtics on January 21, ending with 10 factors, 3 rebounds, 5, assists, 3 blocks, and a couple of 3-pointers in 42 minutes, Barnes has scored 20 factors or extra in 4 of his final 6 outings. With the Raptors approaching a crossroads of types forward of the February 29 commerce deadline, Barnes seems to be the one participant we are able to assume is protected.