The rookie has a pair of single-digit scoring tallies during the sample as a result, and even though he’s shown plenty of encouraging flashes already, his two-game week essentially clinches his spot on fantasy benches for Week 7, unless you’re in truly dire straits at guard.
Start: Eric Gordon, Rockets
22% start rate in CBS leagues
Gordon has been a steadying veteran presence on a poor Rockets team, and he enters Week 7 on an 11-game stretch in which he’s averaged 13.3 points, 2.8 assists and 2.3 rebounds while shooting an impressive 40.0 percent from three-point range.
ALSO CONSIDER: Marcus Morris, Clippers
Sit: Anthony Davis, Lakers
89% start rate in CBS leagues
Davis is enjoying a fine season and doing a good job playing through various injuries, but he only has a two-game schedule in Week 7.
ALSO CONSIDER: Daniel Gafford, WAS
Sit: Richaun Holmes, Kings
53% start rate in CBS leagues
Holmes has been rewarding Fantasy managers consistently again this season, but the combination of a three-game week and a non-COVID illness could land him on the bench this week.