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Position
C
 
Jersey
4
Name  Marcin Gortat
Born  2/17/1984
Height  6-11
Weight  240
College  None
Cold1/25/2015 9:33:00 AM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat was not very effective Saturday night, scoring just four points and grabbing seven rebounds.
Insight: Gortat's scoring has dropped in each month this season. He's averaged just 10.9 ppg in 13 January games. At least his rebounding has stayed consistent, so he's still a low-end value.
 
1/19/2015 5:20:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat was 9-of-11 from the field on his way to 20 points against the 76ers.
Insight: Gortat also had eight rebounds and two blocks in the, 111-76, rout over the 76ers. Gortat came into the game averaging 12.1 ppg and 8.2 rpg this season.
 
1/17/2015 10:57:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat pulled down 16 rebounds on Saturday night.
Insight: He also had 10 points, two assists, one block, and one turnover. Gortat is a top 70 player.
 
1/9/2015 10:51:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat had 21 points and 13 rebounds on Friday night.
Insight: The only blemish was him going 1-of-5 from the line. Gortat did shoot 10-of-16 from the feild, and had one assist, two blocks, and two turnovers. He is a top-55 option.
 
12/3/2014 9:29:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat was the Wizards second-leading scorer in the absence of Nene on Wednesday.
Insight: Gortat scored 21 points and also grabbed 11 rebounds. He shot 9-of-13 from the field, playing 34 minutes. Gortat will remain a must-start player as long as Nene is sidelined.
 
11/29/2014 9:35:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat recorded a double-double on Saturday against the Pelicans.
Insight: Gortat had 24 points, on 12-of-20 shooting and 13 rebounds. He also had four blocks. Gortat has really turned it up statistically since Nene Hilario went down with his injury.
 
11/25/2014 9:40:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat was very efficient during Tuesday's loss to Atlanta.
Insight: He played 30 minutes and was 4-of-8 from the field and 4-of-6 from the line for 12 points, 11 rebounds, one assist, one steal, and three turnovers.
 
11/23/2014 11:08:00 AM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat recorded a double-double in Saturday's win over Milwaukee.
Insight: He had 10 points, 13 rebounds, and three blocks and continues to be a consistent performer for Washington. Gortat is now averaging 12.6 ppg, 8.9 rpg, and 1.3 bpg.
 
11/12/2014 9:40:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat recorded a double-double in Wednesday's win over Detroit.
Insight: He had 14 points, 13 rebounds, two assists, one steal, two blocks, and three turnovers. Gortat will have great chances to post double-doubles often this season.
 
10/30/2014 9:35:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat posted a double-double in Thursday's win over Orlando.
Insight: He had 20 points and 12 rebounds, while shooting 10-of-13 from the field. Gortat should contiue to provide solid production in the points and rebounding department, in 2014-15.
 
10/27/2014 5:28:00 PM
Description: The Washington Wizards signed center Marcin Gortat to a five-year, $60 million deal this offseason.
Insight: Gortat really played well when Nene went down with an injury last season. He should see around 14 points and nine rebounds per game.
 
7/1/2014 9:28:00 PM
Description: Marcin Gortat has agreed to re-sign with the Washington Wizards for five years and $60 million.
Insight: Gortat had a successful first season in Washington after the team acquired him from Phoenix for Emeka Okafor and a first-round pick. He averaged 32.8 minutes, 13.2 points, 9.5 rebounds and 1.5 blocks in 81 games and the Wizards made the second round of the playoffs.
 
5/13/2014 9:24:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat erupted for 31 points on 13-of-15 shooting Tuesday in a win over Indiana.
Insight: The 31 points ties a season-high. Gortat also collected a game-high 16 rebounds in 36 minutes of court time. Game 6 will be held Thursday night in Washington.
 
5/7/2014 9:48:00 PM
Description: Marcin Gortat led the Wizards with 21 points and ten boards Wednesday in a loss to Indiana.
Insight: Gortat shot just 4-for-12 in the opener but he was money in Game 2 (10-for-15). Even with Roy Hibbert blowing up for 28 points, Gortat still managed 11 rebounds for his second straight double-double.
 
5/5/2014 9:45:00 PM
Description: Washington center Marcin Gortat delivered 12 points, 15 rebounds and three blocked shots in Monday's win against Indiana.
Insight: Gortat has corralled double-digit rebounds in three of his last four games. Unfortunately, he's only made 36.2 percent of his field goals over that span (17-of-47).
 
4/20/2014 10:06:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat collected 15 points and 13 rebounds Sunday in a win over Chicago.
Insight: It's Gortat's second career postseason double-double. He's averaged 13.5 ppg on 59 percent shooting in four contests against the Bulls this season.
 
Hot4/9/2014 9:47:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat scored 27 points and grabbed 14 rebounds Wednesday against Charlotte.
Insight: Gortat's game has really taken off since the All-Star break. He has averaged 15.9 points and 10.8 rebounds since then, compared to 11.9 points and 8.7 boards before it.
 
3/27/2014 5:26:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat will have a precautionary MRI on his back, according to Michael Lee of the Washington Post.
Insight: Gortat missed a game last week but made a quick recovery after receiving treatment from a specialist in Chinese medicine orthopedics. The MRI is more of a follow-up on last week than something to be concerned about.
 
3/23/2014 9:02:00 PM
Description: Wizards center Marcin Gortat had a productive evening Sunday against Denver.
Insight: Gortat finished with 16 points, ten rebounds, five assists and two blocked shots. Since shooting 1-for-8 against Brooklyn last Saturday, Gortat has averaged 16 ppg on 52.8 percent shooting (19-for-36).
 
3/21/2014 10:20:00 AM
Description: Washington center Marcin Gortat hurt his back during pre-game warmups forcing him to watch Thursday's game and he's doubtful for Friday.
Insight: Given that the Washington Post reported he was having trouble putting on his shirt and shoes, he probably needs a couple days off. Gortat has been a solid performaer this season, averaging 12.8 ppg and 9.3 rpg, both totals higher than in his final season with Phoenix.