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Zach LaVine
PPG RPG APG
18.9 3.4 3.0
Team: MinnesotaHeight: 6-5 Born: 3/10/1995
Position: GWeight: 185 Birthplace: Renton, Washington
College: UCLADraft: 1st Round 13th pick by Timberwolves (2014)


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Feb. 3 6:43 PM PT7:43 PM MT8:43 PM CT9:43 PM ET2:43 GMT10:43 7:43 PM MST9:43 PM EST6:43 UAE (+1)03:4321:43 ET8:43 PM CTNaN:� - The Timberwolves announced Saturday that LaVine will miss the remainder of the season after an MRI revealed he has a torn ACL in his left knee. LaVine was injured Friday against the Pistons.
Analysis: LaVine was averaging a career-high 18.9 points to rank third on the team behind Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins.
Jan. 29 6:05 AM PT7:05 AM MT8:05 AM CT9:05 AM ET14:05 GMT22:05 7:05 AM MST9:05 AM EST18:05 UAE15:059:05 ET8:05 AM CTNaN:� - LaVine had 20 points and six rebounds Saturday against Brooklyn.
Analysis: LaVine has posted back-to-back 20-point games after failing to hit that mark during a six-game stretch in which he averaged 9.7 points.
Jan. 26 7:55 PM PT8:55 PM MT9:55 PM CT10:55 PM ET3:55 GMT11:55 8:55 PM MST10:55 PM EST7:55 UAE (+1)04:5522:55 ET9:55 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine scored 23 points on Thursday, and Andrew Wiggins had 21, but the Timberwolves missed a chance for their first four-game winning streak since 2012.
Analysis: LaVine had been averaging 8 points on 33.3 percent shooting over his previous three games.
Jan. 17 7:54 PM PT8:54 PM MT9:54 PM CT10:54 PM ET3:54 GMT11:54 8:54 PM MST10:54 PM EST7:54 UAE (+1)04:5422:54 ET9:54 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine scored 18 in Tuesday's loss to the Spurs.
Analysis: LaVine has 29 points, nine rebounds and three assists in two games since returning from a two-game absence caused by a bruised left hip.
Jan. 10 11:40 AM PT12:40 PM MT1:40 PM CT2:40 PM ET19:40 GMT3:40 12:40 PM MST2:40 PM EST23:40 UAE20:4014:40 ET1:40 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine returned to action to record 11 points and five rebounds in 34 minutes during the Timberwolves' loss at Dallas on Monday.
Analysis: The talented guard was back after missing the past two games with a left hip contusion. Though LaVine has experienced a recent drop-off by averaging 12 points over his last four outings, he did make 3 of 4 shots from beyond the arc in Sunday's return.
Jan. 9 7:14 PM PT8:14 PM MT9:14 PM CT10:14 PM ET3:14 GMT11:14 8:14 PM MST10:14 PM EST7:14 UAE (+1)04:1422:14 ET9:14 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine had five points, six rebounds and five assists Monday against Dallas before leaving early in the fourth with a bruised left hip.
Analysis: LaVine, who was coming off a 24-point effort in Saturday's loss at Utah, had scored in double figures in 30 of 31 games before Monday.
Jan. 7 7:42 PM PT8:42 PM MT9:42 PM CT10:42 PM ET3:42 GMT11:42 8:42 PM MST10:42 PM EST7:42 UAE (+1)04:4222:42 ET9:42 PM CTNaN:� - Lavine had 24 points in Saturday's loss to the Jazz.
Analysis: LaVine bounced back after finishing with just eight points on 3-of-14 shooting the night before.
Jan. 3 5:49 PM PT6:49 PM MT7:49 PM CT8:49 PM ET1:49 GMT9:49 6:49 PM MST8:49 PM EST5:49 UAE (+1)02:4920:49 ET7:49 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine bounced back from a disappointing showing with 28 points on 11-of-20 shooting in Tuesday's loss at Philadelphia.
Analysis: LaVine, who was held to 13 points in Sunday's loss to Portland, made three 3-pointers to raise his season total to 100. That's just 23 fewer than he had in 82 games last season.
Dec. 30 6:52 PM PT7:52 PM MT8:52 PM CT9:52 PM ET2:52 GMT10:52 7:52 PM MST9:52 PM EST6:52 UAE (+1)03:5221:52 ET8:52 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine kept up his recent torrid shooting by knocking down 6 of 9 attempts from 3-point range in a 24-point effort during Friday's win over Milwaukee.
Analysis: LaVine leads all NBA players with 32 made 3s since Dec. 19 and he's shooting an exceptional 54.2 percent from beyond the arc over that stretch. He's averaging 23.2 points over the last 10 games of what's been a breakout season.
Dec. 23 7:55 PM PT8:55 PM MT9:55 PM CT10:55 PM ET3:55 GMT11:55 8:55 PM MST10:55 PM EST7:55 UAE (+1)04:5522:55 ET9:55 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine scored a career-high 40 points and tied a career best with seven 3s for Minnesota on Friday.
Analysis: He went 13 of 21 from the floor and attempted 12 3s.
Dec. 21 6:34 PM PT7:34 PM MT8:34 PM CT9:34 PM ET2:34 GMT10:34 7:34 PM MST9:34 PM EST6:34 UAE (+1)03:3421:34 ET8:34 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine knocked down 4 of 8 attempts from 3-point range while finishing with 18 points in the Timberwolves' win at Atlanta on Wednesday.
Analysis: Though LaVine had a four-game streak with at least 23 points come to an end, he continues to provide Minnesota consistent scoring from the outside. Over his last eight outings, the two-time Slam Dunk champion is averaging 22.8 points while hitting an excellent 43.6 percent of his 3-point tries.
Dec. 19 7:36 PM PT8:36 PM MT9:36 PM CT10:36 PM ET3:36 GMT11:36 8:36 PM MST10:36 PM EST7:36 UAE (+1)04:3622:36 ET9:36 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine finished with 23 points Monday, draining 4 of 8 from 3-point range.
Analysis: LaVine has scored at least 23 in four straight games, hitting 13 3-pointers. He's averaged 23.4 points in the last seven games while shooting 51.3 percent from the field.
Dec. 17 8:21 PM PT9:21 PM MT10:21 PM CT11:21 PM ET4:21 GMT12:21 9:21 PM MST11:21 PM EST8:21 UAE05:2123:21 ET10:21 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine has scored over 20 points in three straight games for the first time this season after netting 24 in Saturday's loss to Houston.
Analysis: LaVine has averaged 24.3 points on 49.1 percent from the field and hit 9 of 20 from downtown in that three-game span. After averaging 14.0 points last season, LaVine is up to 20.7 while leading the league with 37.9 minutes per game.
Dec. 13 7:22 PM PT8:22 PM MT9:22 PM CT10:22 PM ET3:22 GMT11:22 8:22 PM MST10:22 PM EST7:22 UAE (+1)04:2222:22 ET9:22 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine had 24 points Tuesday.
Analysis: He's averaged 23.4 points and shot 52.9 percent in the last five games.
Dec. 11 7:17 PM PT8:17 PM MT9:17 PM CT10:17 PM ET3:17 GMT11:17 8:17 PM MST10:17 PM EST7:17 UAE (+1)04:1722:17 ET9:17 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine had 25 points Sunday.
Analysis: He's averaged 23.3 points in the last four games.
Dec. 9 7:54 PM PT8:54 PM MT9:54 PM CT10:54 PM ET3:54 GMT11:54 8:54 PM MST10:54 PM EST7:54 UAE (+1)04:5422:54 ET9:54 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine ended with 14 points and five assists in the Timberwolves' loss to Detroit on Friday.
Analysis: Those numbers are a bit disappointing considering that LaVine racked up 54 points over his previous two games. He's still averaging a team-best 23 points over his last eight.
Dec. 8 6:40 PM PT7:40 PM MT8:40 PM CT9:40 PM ET2:40 GMT10:40 7:40 PM MST9:40 PM EST6:40 UAE (+1)03:4021:40 ET8:40 PM CTNaN:� - Lavine scored 29 points, going 12 for 20 from the field, and handed out six assists Thursday.
Analysis: Lavine has averaged 24.3 points on 50.4 percent shooting his last seven games.
Dec. 7 9:13 PM PT10:13 PM MT11:13 PM CT12:13 AM ET5:13 GMT13:13 10:13 PM MST12:13 AM EST9:13 UAE06:130:13 ET11:13 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine had 25 points Tuesday.
Analysis: He's averaged 23.5 points in the last six games.
Dec. 3 8:10 PM PT9:10 PM MT10:10 PM CT11:10 PM ET4:10 GMT12:10 9:10 PM MST11:10 PM EST8:10 UAE05:1023:10 ET10:10 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine contributed 17 points to the Timberwolves' 125-120 overtime victory in Charlotte on Saturday.
Analysis: The two-time Slam Dunk champion continues to provide both the Timberwolves and his fantasy owners with consistent scoring. LaVine is now averaging 23.2 points over his past five games.
Dec. 2 6:29 PM PT7:29 PM MT8:29 PM CT9:29 PM ET2:29 GMT10:29 7:29 PM MST9:29 PM EST6:29 UAE (+1)03:2921:29 ET8:29 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine had 23 points on 9-of-18 shooting Friday.
Analysis: He's averaging 24.8 points and shooting 50 percent over the last four games.
Nov. 28 6:42 PM PT7:42 PM MT8:42 PM CT9:42 PM ET2:42 GMT10:42 7:42 PM MST9:42 PM EST6:42 UAE (+1)03:4221:42 ET8:42 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine had 28 points Monday for Minnesota.
Analysis: He has 59 points on 22-of-41 shooting in the last two games.
Nov. 27 6:49 AM PT7:49 AM MT8:49 AM CT9:49 AM ET14:49 GMT22:49 7:49 AM MST9:49 AM EST18:49 UAE15:499:49 ET8:49 AM CTNaN:� - LaVine scored 31 points with five 3s in Saturday's loss to Golden State.
Analysis: LaVine is averaging 19.4 points on 38.2 percent shooting from 3-point range, but he's been inconsistent. If his trend over the past nine games continues, he'll finish with 15 points or less in his next contest.
Nov. 23 8:54 PM PT9:54 PM MT10:54 PM CT11:54 PM ET4:54 GMT12:54 9:54 PM MST11:54 PM EST8:54 UAE05:5423:54 ET10:54 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine ended with 22 points in the Timberwolves' loss at New Orleans on Wednesday.
Analysis: Though the third-year guard is averaging a usable 19 points per game, his game-to-game production continues to be highly inconsistent, as evidenced by Monday's 11-point effort against Boston. LaVine hasn't been shooting it well from deep of late, going just 6 of 27 on 3-pointers over his past four games.
Nov. 19 6:55 PM PT7:55 PM MT8:55 PM CT9:55 PM ET2:55 GMT10:55 7:55 PM MST9:55 PM EST6:55 UAE (+1)03:5521:55 ET8:55 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine finished with 22 points and two steals in Saturday's loss to Memphis. He also went 4 for 8 from the 3-point line.
Analysis: LaVine bounced back nicely after he had just 11 points on 5-of-14 shooting in Thursday's win over the 76ers.
Nov. 13 2:50 PM PT3:50 PM MT4:50 PM CT5:50 PM ET22:50 GMT6:50 3:50 PM MST5:50 PM EST2:50 UAE (+1)23:5017:50 ET4:50 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine (sore knee) returned Tuesday after missing one game. He looked just fine, hitting his first four 3-pointers and scoring 19 in 33 minutes.
Analysis: He's third on the Wolves with 19.7 points per game.
Nov. 9 7:16 PM PT8:16 PM MT9:16 PM CT10:16 PM ET3:16 GMT11:16 8:16 PM MST10:16 PM EST7:16 UAE (+1)04:1622:16 ET9:16 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine scored 37 points as the Minnesota Timberwolves won their first road game of the season, defeating the Orlando Magic 123-107 on Wednesday night.
Analysis: LaVine had been held to 11.7 points per game and 28.6 percent shooting over his previous three games.
Nov. 2 9:24 PM PT10:24 PM MT11:24 PM CT12:24 AM ET4:24 GMT12:24 9:24 PM MST11:24 PM EST8:24 UAE05:240:24 ET10:24 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine scored 31 points and hit five 3-pointers, and the Timberwolves led by as many as 40 points in a 116-80 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night.
Analysis: LaVine is off to quite a start. He's averaging 23.7 points and hitting 50 percent of his 3s through three games.
Oct. 30 9:21 PM PT10:21 PM MT11:21 PM CT12:21 AM ET4:21 GMT12:21 9:21 PM MST11:21 PM EST8:21 UAE05:210:21 ET10:21 PM CTNaN:� - LaVine had 21 points and five rebounds in Saturday's loss at Sacramento. He also knocked down three 3-pointers.
Analysis: LaVine has totaled 40 points and six 3-pointers in the first two games.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
14-15 Min 77 24.7 10.1 2.8 3.6 0.7 0.1 2.5 .422 .341 .842
15-16 Min 82 28.0 14.0 2.8 3.1 0.8 0.2 1.9 .452 .389 .793
16-17 Min 47 37.2 18.9 3.4 3.0 0.9 0.2 1.8 .459 .387 .836
Career 206 28.9 13.7 2.9 3.2 0.8 0.2 2.1 .445 .378 .821

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
14-15 Min  77 1902 286 677 57 167 149 177 27 214 276 54 10 193 778
15-16 Min  82 2293 433 959 123 316 161 203 27 228 251 69 17 155 1150
16-17 Min  47 1749 326 710 120 310 117 140 19 160 139 41 10 85 889
Career 206 5944 1045 2346 300 793 427 520 73 602 666 164 37 433 2817


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