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Heat's Goran Dragic (knee) expected to play on Monday

Miami Heat point guard Goran Dragic (knee) is expected to be active for Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Lakers.

What It Means:

After sitting out Saturday's game for rest purposes, Dragic is expected to play in tomorrow's game against the Lakers. In his usual role as a starter, our models project Dragic to play 32.5 minutes on Monday.

numberFire's models project Dragic for 30.4 FanDuel points against the Lakers.

Source: Anthony Chiang

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Miami's Hassan Whiteside (personal) listed as out for Monday

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside (personal) will not play in Monday's game against the Los Angeles Lakers.

What It Means:

Whiteside will miss his third consecutive game after leaving the team last week to attend to the birth of his first child. Expect Miami to give big minutes to Bam Adebayo and Kelly Olynk until Whiteside can return.

Whiteside is currently averaging 13.5 points per game this season.

Source: Anthony Chiang

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Jared Cook accounts for 116 receiving yards in Oakland's Week 14 victory over Pittsburgh

Oakland Raiders tight end Jared Cook hauled in seven receptions for 116 yards in Week 14's 24-21 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.

What It Means:

Cook was unstoppable in the first half of Week 14's game against Pittsburgh, producing 73 of his 116 yards in the first two quarters. With two straight 100 yard performances, the 31 year old tight end has quickly established himself as Oakland's top receiving threat after trading wide receiver Amari Cooper.

In 13 games this season, Cook has produced 61 receptions for 825 yards and 6 touchdowns.

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Eagles' Carson Wentz throws three touchdowns in Week 14's overtime loss to Dallas

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz completed 22 attempts for 228 yards and three touchdowns against the Dallas Cowboys.

What It Means:

After struggling mightily in the first half, Wentz led the Eagles offense to three touchdowns before falling to Dallas in overtime. In two losses to the Cowboys this season, Wentz was held to 5 touchdown passes on 76 attempts.

In 11 games this season, Wentz has thrown for 21 touchdowns and 3074 yards.

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Pittsburgh's Antonio Brown held to 35 yards in Week 14

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown produced five receptions for 35 yards in Week 14's loss to the Oakland Raiders.

What It Means:

Despite facing a poor secondary, Brown was held to a season low 35 receiving yards in Week 14's 21-24 loss to the Oakland Raiders. Expect the Steelers' offense and their stud wide receiver to bounce back in next week's game against the Patriots.

Our models project Brown for 16.4 FanDuel points against New England.

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San Francisco's George Kittle erupts for 210 receiving yards in Week 14

San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle hauled in seven receptions for 210 yards and one touchdown against the Denver Broncos.

What It Means:

Kittle was unstoppable in Week 14 against Denver, producing a career high 210 receiving yards including a 85 yard touchdown in the first half. In just his second year in the NFL, Kittle has emerged as the first 49ers' tight end to produce a 1000 yard season.

In 13 games this season, Kittle has hauled in 69 receptions for 1103 yards and 4 touchdowns.

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Minnesota's Robert Covington (knee) listed as probable for Monday's game against Golden State

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Robert Covington (knee) is expected to play in Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors.

What It Means:

Covington missed Saturday's game with a sore right knee but will likely play tomorrow against the Warriors. In his usual role as a starter, our models project Covington to play 31.9 minutes.

numberFire's models project Covington for 26.5 FanDuel points against Golden State.

Source: Minnesota Timberwolves

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Knicks' Allonzo Trier (hamstring) ruled out on Sunday

New York Knicks guard Allonzo Trier will not play against the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday.

What It Means:

Trier will not play on Sunday after suffering a hamstring injury in yesterday's game against the Nets. Expect the Knicks to give more minutes to Courtney Lee tonight.

Trier is currently averaging 18.2 FanDuel points per game this season.

Source: Adam Zagoria

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Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger leaves Week 14's game with a rib injury

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger suffered a rib injury in Week 14's game against the Oakland Raiders and was forced to leave.

What It Means:

Big Ben is currently labeled as questionable to return in Week 14 after leaving with a rib injury. Expect the Steelers to use Josh Dobbs at quarterback until Ben can return.

Roethlisberger completed 18 attempts for 1 passing touchdown and 164 yards before leaving.

Source: Aditi Kinkhabwala

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Carolina's Christian McCaffrey produces 101 scrimmage yards in Week 14's loss to Cleveland

Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey rushed for 63 yards and two touchdowns against the Cleveland Browns.

What It Means:

CMC continued his impressive sophomore season in Week 14, producing 100 or more scrimmage yards in his sixth straight game. Carolina's versatile back now has 86 receptions for 701 yards in 13 games this season.

McCaffrey is currently averaging 21.4 FanDuel points per game this season.

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