Brissett finished with 28 points (10-20 FG, 5-10 3PT, 3-4 FT), eight rebounds, three assists and one steal in a 134-126 loss to Brooklyn on Sunday. With Indiana dealing with a plethora of injuries, Brissett has seen an enormous uptick in minutes during the second half of the season. The third-year forward saw less than 20 minutes per game to start the season but has hovered around 30 minutes per game since February.
Brissett ended Saturday's 133-120 loss to the 76ers with 20 points (6-10 FG, 3-5 3Pt, 5-9 FT), seven rebounds, one assist and one steal across 29 minutes. After a four-point dud in the Pacers' last game Tuesday, Brissett bounced back to lead the team in scoring Saturday afternoon. The 23-year-old forward has reached at least 20 points four times in his last eight games, averaging 16.1 points, 7.4 boards, 2.1 assists, 2.1 threes and 1.3 steals over that stretch.
Brissett notched 20 points (7-14 FG, 4-6 3Pt, 2-2 FT), 10 rebounds, five assists and one steal across 34 minutes during Sunday's 121-117 loss to the Pistons. After shooting just 30.2 percent from the beyond the arc across 12 games in March, Brissett has knocked down eight of 13 threes in his last two games. He's still shooting just 33.9 percent on treys this season, but Brissett is bringing strong value as a rebounder. Additionally, his five assists Sunday mark a new career high.
Brissett racked up 17 points (4-12 FG, 4-7 3Pt, 5-6 FT), six rebounds, one assist and two steals over 34 minutes during Friday's 128-123 loss to the Celtics. Brissett returned to action following a two-game absence, and while he was rusty from a shooting perspective, he ended with a solid stat line across the board against one of the best teams in the Eastern Conference. The former Syracuse standout has now scored at least 10 points in each of his last six contests.
Brissett (back) is available for Friday's game against the Celtics, Scott Agness of FieldhouseFiles.com reports. Brissett will return following a two-game absence due to back soreness. He's expected to re-join the starters. In his past five appearances, he's averaged 16.4 points, 7.4 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.2 steals in 32.2 minutes.
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