Rodney McGruder scored 16 points Wednesday, going 5 of 8 from the field, as the Miami Heat fell to the Utah Jazz 111-84. McGruder grabbed four rebounds and did not have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of +1 in his 29:04 on the floor. He tacked on one steal. McGruder went 4 of 5 from behind the arc.
Rodney McGruder scored 10 points Monday on 4-of-8 shooting as the Miami Heat lost to the Los Angeles Lakers 108-105. McGruder grabbed two rebounds and did not have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -20 in his 23:59 on the floor. McGruder went 2 of 4 from behind the arc.
Rodney McGruder scored 11 points Saturday on 4-of-11 shooting as the Miami Heat defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 121-98. McGruder pulled down four rebounds and did not have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of +13 in his 40:05 of playing time. He added one block and one steal. McGruder went 2 of 6 from 3-point range.
Rodney McGruder scored 14 points Friday on 5-of-9 shooting as the Miami Heat defeated the Phoenix Suns 115-98. McGruder grabbed five rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +14 in his 28:30 on the floor. McGruder went 4 of 8 from 3-point range.
Rodney McGruder (ankle) will be a game-time decision for Tuesday's matchup with the Magic.
Advice: The Heat want McGruder to go through his pregame routine before an official decision is made on his playing status, but if he is forced to the sidelines, Justise Winslow could get the start. Check back for another update closer to tip-off.
McGruder will play in Tuesday's matchup with the Magic after he sprained his right ankle Sunday against the Jazz.
Advice: McGruder has started the first 22 games of the season and is averaging 11.6 points, 4.7 rebounds and 3.1 assists.
Rodney McGruder (ankle) scored seven points with seven rebounds, two assists, one steal and one triple in 27 minutes vs. the Magic on Tuesday.
Advice: He continues to trend down after a surprising start to the season. McGruder was getting over 32 minutes a night in November with averages of 11.1 points, 4.4 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 1.0 steals and 1.1 triples on 41.7% shooting, so he could be a late-round guy again once he gets his rhythm back.
Rodney McGruder scored seven points Tuesday on 3-of-8 shooting as the Miami Heat lost to the Orlando Magic 105-90. McGruder pulled down seven rebounds and had two assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -5 in his 26:54 of playing time. He tacked on one steal. McGruder went 1 of 1 from 3-point range.
Rodney McGruder (right ankle) said he'll play on Tuesday against the Magic.
Advice: McGruder exited Sunday's game after just five minutes due to the ankle issue, but he'll fight through the pain and get out there tonight. He may be somewhat limited, so he's not the best DFS target, but it looks like he's safe to deploy in season-long settings.