Whiteside amassed 17 points (7-9 FG, 3-4 FT), seven rebounds and one assist in 21 minutes during Tuesday's 107-99 loss to Sacramento.
Whiteside continues to be bothered by a foot sprain but took his place in the starting lineup Tuesday. His offensive output was more than adequate, however, the defensive numbers we have come to expect were missing. Despite the lingering foot issue, Whiteside has put together a strong start to the season and is currently the 31st ranked player in 9-category formats.
Whiteside will play Tuesday against the Kings, Kayte Christensen of NBC Sports California reports.
A foot sprain is causing some lingering pain for Whiteside, but he'll still take the court. Across his past four games, he's averaging 17.5 points, 14.3 rebounds and 3.0 blocks in 31.0 minutes.
Whiteside is probable for Tuesday's game against Sacramento due to a lingering right foot sprain.
Whiteside has been dealing with a sprained foot since Friday's matchup, but it didn't slow him Sunday, as he managed to register another double-double. The expectation is that he'll be good to go.
Whiteside had 21 points (7-13 FG, 7-9 FT), 12 rebounds and three blocks in 35 minutes during Portland's 124-113 win over Atlanta on Sunday.
It was Whiteside's fifth straight double-double, and he has either scored in double figures or grabbed 10-plus rebounds in all but one game this season. He will aim to extend his solid run of play Tuesday at Sacramento.
Whiteside will be available for Sunday's game against the Hawks, Casey Holdahl of TrailBlazers.com reports.
Whiteside was questionable coming in with a sprained foot, and the Blazers will be thankful that the big man is available as they continue to play without Zach Collins (shoulder). Whiteside saw 34 minutes of action Friday against Brooklyn, finishing with 10 points, 15 rebounds and five blocks.
Whiteside is questionable for Sunday's game against the Hawks due to a foot sprain, Jason Quick of The Athletic reports.
Whiteside seemingly suffered the injury during Friday's loss to the Nets, though he played 34 minutes and posted 10 points, 15 rebounds, five blocks and one assist. If he's unable to play Sunday, Skal Labissiere (ankle) and Anthony Tolliver could see expanded roles.
Whiteside posted 10 points (4-10 FG, 2-2 FT), 15 rebounds, five blocks and an assist in 34 minutes Friday against Brooklyn.
Whiteside swatted a season-high five shots while notching his fifth double-double of the season in the loss. The veteran center continues to be a boon for fantasy owners, though there is a noticeable difference between his fantasy production and real-life play. That aside, Whiteside appears to be rejuvenated in his first year in Portland and is amassing 14.1 points, 13.3 rebounds and 1.9 blocks per game so far this season -- all of which mark three-year highs.
Whiteside posted 17 points (7-18 FG, 3-4 FT), 19 rebounds, two blocks, an assist and a steal in 27 minutes Thursday against the Clippers.
Despite struggling with his shot for much of the night, Whiteside approached a 20-20 and managed to contribute in every category except threes. The veteran center appears to be adjusting to Portland quite well and has seen between 24-and-28 minutes in each of his seven appearances so far this season. While Whiteside's 1.3 average blocks per game are his fewest since 2011, he's providing exemplary offense, making a career-high 66.0 percent of his shots from the field as well as 69.6 percent of his shots from the charity stripe so far this year.
Whiteside (knee) registered 22 points (10-14 FG, 2-5 FT), 11 rebounds and two blocks in 28 minutes Monday in the Trail Blazers' 127-118 loss to the Warriors.
After sitting out the Blazers' one-point loss to the 76ers on Saturday, Whiteside checked back into the starting five and played his most minutes of the season en route to notching his third double-double. With Zach Collins (shoulder) out indefinitely following surgery and Pau Gasol (foot) without a clear timeline to resume playing, Whiteside could take on as many minutes as he can handle for the foreseeable future.
Whiteside (knee) has been cleared to play Monday against Golden State, Joe Freeman of The Oregonian reports.
Whiteside was considered probable leading up to tipoff, so this isn't shocking news. He's averaging 12.8 points, 12.2 rebounds and 1.2 blocks over five games this season.
Whiteside (knee) is expected to play in Monday's game against the Warriors, Casey Holdahl of TrailBlazers.com reports.
Whiteside missed Saturday's narrow loss to the Sixers with a sore knee, but the initial injury report foreshadows a return to the court Monday night. With Zach Collins (shoulder) out several weeks, Whiteside end up in a slightly increased role so long as the Gonzaga product is on the shelf.
Whiteside (knee) is out for Saturday's matchup against the 76ers, Mike Richman of The Oregonian reports.
The Blazers will be especially thin in the frontcourt without Whiteside or Zach Collins (shoulder). As a result, Skal Labissiere, Anthony Tolliver and Mario Hezonja could see expanded roles.
Whiteside did not practice Friday due to a sore knee and is questionable for Saturday's matchup against the 76ers, Sean Highkin of Bleacher Report reports.
Whiteside has been a stable force down low for the Blazers, averaging 12.8 points, 12.2 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 25.4 minutes. Portland's frontcourt is already thin with Zach Collins (shoulder) out, but it will be even thinner if Whiteside has to take Friday's game off. In that case, Skal Labissiere and Mario Hezonja could be thrust into larger roles.
Whiteside started the second half after exiting during the second quarter due to a left knee injury, Jamie Hudson of NBC Sports Northwest reports.
Whiteside left towards the end of the second quarter after banging his knee in an awkward fall. Nothing appears to be seriously wrong as the veteran center was safely able to start the third quarter.
Whiteside had six points (2-4 FG, 2-2 FT), 14 rebounds and one block in 26 minutes during Sunday's 121-119 victory over the Mavericks.
Whiteside could not avoid foul trouble Sunday, eventually being forced out of the game after 26 minutes. This is not actually a lot less than he has been playing to begin the season. He is off to a great start for his new team and is currently a top-40 player in standard leagues. He is shooting 83 percent from the free-throw line, something that if it sticks, could keep him inside the top-50.
Whiteside posted 22 points (9-10 FG, 4-6 FT), nine rebounds, three rebounds, a steal and a block in 26 minutes Friday against Sacramento.
Whiteside provided yet another excellent line for owners Friday. Although he narrowly missed a double-double, Whiteside supplemented his usual efficiency from the field with three assists, tying his season-high from last year in just the second game of the 2019-20 campaign. Through two games, Whiteside's averaging 19.0 points, 14.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.5 blocks in 26.0 minutes per game while shooting 88.2 percent from the floor and 80. percent from the line.
Whiteside finished with 16 points (6-7 FG, 4-4 FT), rebounds and two blocks in nutes during Wednesday's 108-100 loss to the Nuggets.
Whiteside an immediate impact for his new team, finishing with 16 points and 19 rebounds in the loss. An interesting side note to his performance was the fact he went 4-of-4 from the free-throw line. It is only a very small sample size but if he can find a way to get his percentage back up closer to the 70 mark, his overall value will increase rapidly. Until Jusuf Nurkic (leg) returns, Whiteside is locked in as the starter and should see solid minutes on a nightly basis.
Coach Terry Stotts said Whiteside (ankle) practiced with no restrictions Monday, Peter Socotch of NBC Sports Northwest reports.
Whiteside has been nursing a sprained left ankle throughout camp, but as expected, he's on track to play in Wednesday's season opener after getting through Monday's practice with no issues. The big man appeared in three preseason games with Portland, posting averages of 8.0 points and 7.0 rebounds in 17.3 minutes.
Whiteside (ankle) only did non-contact work at Saturday's practice, but he said he'll be ready to play in the Trail Blazers' regular-season opener Wednesday against the Nuggets, Joe Freeman of The Oregonian reports.
A sprained left ankle has limited Whiteside during camp, but it appears he'll be ready for opening tip. He appeared in three preseason games, averaging a nice 19.2 fantasy points across 17.2 minutes. While there's still some cloudiness regarding the Blazers' frontcourt rotation, Whiteside should get plenty of chances to prove he's a viable option to play starter's minutes.
Whiteside (ankle) will not play in Thursday's preseason game against the Nuggets, Jamie Hudson of NBC Sports Northwest reports.
Whiteside's absence isn't all too surprising after the big man exited Wednesday's exhibition against the Jazz with an ankle injury. His status will be worth monitoring ahead of Portland's regular-season opener, which will come against the Nuggets on Wednesday.
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