Batum contributed 16 points (5-15 FG, 3-7 3Pt, 3-3 FT), seven rebounds, 11 assists, and two steals in 34 minutes during the Hornets' 101-87 win versus the Wizards on Wednesday. Batum didn't shoot the ball well from the field, but he dialed in from distance three times while falling three boards short of a triple-double. Batum has been a godsend for the Hornets, and his well-rounded production makes him a valuable commodity regardless of fantasy format.
Batum (illness) says he'll play tonight, and feels well enough for starter's minutes, Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reports. Batum was previously listed as questionable due to a stomach bug, but after participating in a Wednesday morning shootaround, the Hornets have evaluated him well enough to play. Batum is a key compnonent of the Charlotte offense, averaging 16.9 points, 6.1 rebounds, 4.1 assists, and 1.0 steals per game in 35 minutes per game.
Batum (illness) is listed as questionable for Wednesday's game against Washington. Batum is dealing with a stomach virus, and the Hornets will wait until Wednesday to reevaluate him in advance of the evening's matchup. The 26-year-old has played well in November, averaging 17.8 points to go with 5.8 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game while shooting 44.7 percent from the field and 44.6 percent from three for the month.
Batum went for 18 points (5-16 FG, 1-7 3Pt, 7-7 FT) with 10 rebounds and eight assists over 43 minutes in Monday's 127-122 overtime win against the Kings. Batum had an off night from distance, but did a nice job distributing the ball to Kemba Walker, who scored a season-high 39 points. He's really starting to settle in with Charlotte and is on pace to set a career-high in points.
Batum scored 24 points (7-12 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 7-7 FT) to go along with eight assists and two blocks in 41 minutes in Wednesday's win over Brooklyn. Batum put up a season low four points in a loss to New York on Tuesday, but bounced back with a solid performance on Wednesday. Logging a season high 41 minutes and shooting at a 58 percent clip shows that Tuesday was just a poor game rather than a slump for guard. Batum has been consistent so far this season, averaging 18.2 points and 5.5 rebounds in 35.2 minutes per game.
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