Daily fantasy recap: 4.2

Dwight Howard

Dwight had it going on last night. (Flickr/Keith Allison)

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Beast of the Night: Dwight Howard put up 17 points, 20 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal and 5 blocks. He shot 55 percent (6-11) from the field, 63 percent (5-8) from the line and had 3 turnovers. He had a rough start to the season but has returned to being a beast lately.

Noteworthy Lines:

Vince Carter – 8-17 FG (47%), 2-4 FT (50%), 1 3ptm, 19 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 TO

Rashard Lewis – 2-6 FG (33%), 2 3ptm, 6 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 TO

Chauncey Billups – 6-13 FG (46%), 7-8 FT (88%), 2 3ptm, 21 Pts, 4 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk, 1 TO

Nene – 9-14 FG (64%), 4-6 FT (67%), 22 Pts, 5 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

Carmelo Anthony – 10-21 FG (48%), 5-5 FT (100%), 25 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 9 TO

J.R. Smith – 6-16 FG (38%), 1-1 FT (100%), 2 3ptm, 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

Waiver Wire Appeal:

Mickael Pietrus, Martell Webster

Injuries:

Luol Deng (calf): targeting Saturday for his return

Chris Hunter (nose): questionable tonight

Corey Maggette (knee): probable for tonight

Ronny Turiaf (flu): questionable tonight

Monta Ellis (flu): ditto

Kevin Martin (shoulder): questionable at best tonight

Marc Gasol (neck): out for the rest of the season

Jermaine O’Neal (knee): questionable tonight

Spencer Hawes (knee): out for the rest of the season

Richard Hamilton (ankle): questionable tonight

Kirk Hinrich (ankle): ditto

For Next Week:

4 games: ATL, BOS, CHA, CHI, CLE, DET, GS, HOU, MEM, MIL, NY, OKC, PHI, SA, TOR, WAS

3 games: DAL, DEN, IND, LAC, LAL, MIA, MIN, NJ, NO, ORL, PHO, POR, SAC, UTA