Holmes managed 10 points, seven rebounds, two steals and one block in 25 minutes during Wednesday's 94-93 victory over Oklahoma City. Holmes picked up a couple of very early fouls, limiting his first-half minutes. Marvin Bagley also returned in this game and both he and Holmes split minutes at the center position. It is hard to take a lot out of this game given the fouls issues and the hope is that Holmes playing time should be closer to 30 minutes moving forward. Holmes' impact in the final minutes of the game was undeniable and it was ultimately his defense on Chris Paul that won the game. There is nor reason to panic if you have shares in Holmes, although expectations do need to be kept in check.
Holmes ended with 16 points (4-7 FG, 8-8 FT), eight rebounds, four steals and two blocks in 36 minutes during Monday's 119-118 victory over the Rockets. Holmes continues to play out of his mind, turning in another fantasy gem Monday. He has been a top-10 player in nine-category leagues this season, finally realizing his potential. Marvin Bagley (finger) could return as soon Wednesday and that could mean Holmes' loses an element of playing time. With that being said, Holmes has been the Kings best player this season and should still comfortably exceed 30 minutes per night.
Holmes had 12 points (6-8 FG), nine rebounds, two assists and one steal in 32 minutes during Sunday's 110-106 win at Dallas. Holmes has been very productive of late, scoring in double digits while grabbing at least nine boards in each of his last five starts. He should continue as the team's starting center ahead of a tough Monday matchup against Clint Capela and the Rockets.
Holmes had 13 points (6-9 FG, 1-2 FT), 14 rebounds, five assists, three steals and two blocks in 45 minutes during Friday's 105-104 overtime loss at the Spurs. Holmes reached a season high in playing time, although that translated to a stronger fantasy performance since he filled the stat sheet on both ends of the court. Entrenched as Sacramento's starting center, Holmes has had three double-doubles in his last four games while averaging 18.5 points with 10.8 rebounds per game over that span.
Holmes had 20 points (9-12 FG, 2-2 FT), nine rebounds, one steal, one block and one assist in 33 minutes during Monday's 113-106 defeat against the Bulls. Holmes is firmly entrenched as Sacramento's starting center and while he has been inconsistent at times, all things considered he is doing a good job on the paint for the Kings. He is averaging 11.9 points and 8.8 rebounds in 29.7 minutes per game as a starter this season.
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