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Position
F
 
Jersey
14
Name  Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
Born  9/26/1993
Height  6-7
Weight  232
College  Kentucky
2/25/2015 10:15:00 AM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist posted a double-double during Wednesday's victory over the Bulls.
Insight: He had a team-high 18 points and 12 boards, along with one assist and one steal. Kidd-Gilchrist is ranked outside the top 200 in standard leagues.
 
2/21/2015 10:31:00 AM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (hamstring) went through a non-contact practice Wednesday and a full practice Thursday and is probable for Saturday's game against Oklahoma City
Insight: He should be good to go Saturday. MKG was averaging 13.8 ppg, 8.6 rpg, 1.8 apg, 1.0 spg over five games before the injury.
 
2/19/2015 11:00:00 AM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (hamstring) went through a non-contact practice Wednesday and is listed as questionable for Saturday's game against Oklahoma City.
Insight: He'll go through a full practice Thursday and if he survives, should be good to go Saturday. MKG was averaging 13.8 ppg, 8.6 rpg, 1.8 apg, 1.0 spg over five games before the injury.
 
2/9/2015 11:48:00 AM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist will miss Tuesday's game against Detroit due to a strained right hamstring.
Insight: MKG was averaging 13.8 ppg, 8.6 rpg, 1.8 apg, 1.0 spg over five games before the injury. Jeff Taylor started at small forward Sunday, but didn't show much for fantasy owners. Gary Neal and Lance Stephenson might get a bigger piece of the pie Tuesday.
 
2/5/2015 11:05:00 AM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is starting to take a bigger piece of the Charlotte offense with Kemba Walker sidelined.
Insight: MKG is averaging 13.8 ppg, 8.6 rpg, 1.8 apg, 1.0 spg over his last five games. We particularly like the 10.6 shots and 6.4 free-throw attempts per night. Don't overlook him if you need help at the small forward spot.
 
2/2/2015 9:35:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist only took six shots but still finished with a double-double.
Insight: Gilchrist did very well in several categories, registering 13 points, 13 rebounds and shot 67 percent from the field, but he also made just 50 percent at the line. Kidd-Gilchrist also had three assists and a steal.
 
1/19/2015 5:34:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 10 points on Monday.
Insight: Kidd-Gilchrist shot 5-of-10 from the field. There wasn't much fantasy value provided in this game, so Kidd-Gilchrist's 10 points, four rebounds and an assist was one of the better stat lines.
 
1/17/2015 9:44:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist grabbed 16 rebounds on Saturday night.
Insight: He also had nine points on 4-of-13 shooting from the field, along with three assists, one steal, and one turnover. Kidd-Gilchrist is still outside the top-200, but is improving.
 
1/2/2015 10:10:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist recorded a double-double versus the Cavaliers.
Insight: Kidd-Gilchrist had 12 points and 10 rebounds in the loss on Friday. He shot 45.5 percent from the field.
 
1/1/2015 1:00:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had one of his better games during Wednesday's loss to the Rockets.
Insight: He went 6-of-15 from the floor and 4-of-4 from the line for 16 points, eight rebounds, two assists, two blocks, and three turnovers. Kidd-Gilchrist is still not a great option.
 
12/13/2014 9:25:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist came off the bench and led the Hornets with 15 points on Saturday.
Insight: It was a lackluster performance from Charlotte as only one player shot higher than 40 percent in the game. Brian Robert was 5-of-7 with 15 points. Kidd-Gilchrist and Lance Stephenson were both 5-of-13 from the field. Kidd-Gilchrist also had five rebounds, an assist and a steal.
 
12/10/2014 10:02:00 AM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist will return from his foot injury on Wednesday against the Celtics unless he suffers a setback.
Insight: Kidd-Gilchrist missed 12 straight games due to a stress reaction. His return means Gerald Henderson and P.J. Hairston will become fantasy irrelevant. If for some reason Kidd-Gilchrist is available, he should be added in standard leagues.
 
12/8/2014 1:18:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist could return sometime this week, maybe Wednesday at the earliest, according to coach Steve Clifford.
Insight: Kidd-Gilchrist is averaging 9.8 ppg, 5.5 rpg, 1.3 apg, 1.3 apg this season. gerald Henderson is getting the bulk of the playing time at small forward and putting up decent statistics.
 
11/17/2014 1:44:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist will miss his third straight game Monday night with a stress reaction in his right foot, according to beat reporter Rick Bonnell.
Insight: Kidd-Gilchrist is averaging 9.8 ppg, 5.5 rpg, 1.3 apg, 1.3 apg this season. P. J. Hairston is expected to start in his place.
 
11/14/2014 2:02:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist will miss a couple of game with a stress reaction in his right foot, according to beat reporter Rick Bonnell.
Insight: Kidd-Gilchrist is averaging 9.8 ppg, 5.5 rpg, 1.3 apg, 1.3 apg this season. P. J. Hairston is expected to start in his place.
 
11/4/2014 12:02:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is questionable for Tuesday's game against New Orleans due to bruised ribs
Insight: Kidd-Gilchrist is averaging 11.3 ppg, 7.7 rpg, 1.3 apg, 1.3 bpg through three games.
 
11/1/2014 9:37:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist posted a double-double on Saturday.
Insight: Kidd-Gilchrist had 11 points and 12 rebounds in a loss against the Grizzles on Saturday. He scored seven of his 11 points from the free-throw line.
 
10/27/2014 5:30:00 PM
Description: Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist will not be a relevant fantasy player this season.
Insight: He averaged only 7.2 ppg, 5.3 rpg, and 0.8 apg last season. Kidd-Gilchrist simply does not provide enough production to be considered a suitable fantasy asset.
 
4/5/2014 6:30:00 PM
Description: Bobcats small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (back) will play Saturday, according to Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer.
Insight: Kidd-Gilchrist had a hard fall Friday night and bruised his back, but the 20-year-old won't have to miss any time. MKG has averaged 24.5 minutes, 7.2 points, 5.1 rebounds, 0.7 steals and 0.6 blocks this season.
 
1/14/2014 6:19:00 PM
Description: Bobcats small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist will make his return from a broken hand Tuesday against the Knicks. SOURCE: Bobcats on Twitter
Insight: Kidd-Gilchrist ended up missing six weeks. He'll return to averages of 9.1 ppg and 5.3 rpg. Somehow he's gone the entire season without recording a double-double.