Jaxson Hayes starting for Pelicans on Friday in place of injured Steven Adams (ankle)
New Orleans Pelicans forward Jaxson Hayes is in the starting five for Friday's game against the Atlanta Hawks.
Hayes will get the start on Friday with Steven Adams ruled out with an ankle injury. Hayes is averaging 5.5 points, 3.4 rebounds, and 0.6 assists per game playing primarily off the bench so far this season. His salary is $3,600.
The Pelicans are 1.0-point favorites over the Hawks on Friday. Their implied team total of 106.75.0 points is the sixth-lowest team total on Friday's main slate, according to numberFire's DFS Heat Map.
- Timberwolves reportedly trade Ricky Rubio to Cavaliers July 29th, 2021
- Suns reportedly acquire Landry Shamet in trade with Nets July 29th, 2021
- Pelicans send Steven Adams, Eric Bledsoe to Grizzlies July 26th, 2021
- Thanasis Antetokounmpo (health protocols) ruled out for Bucks in Game 5 July 17th, 2021
- Suns' Dario Saric tears ACL, out indefinitely July 7th, 2021
- Dario Saric (knee) won't return for Suns in Game 1 July 6th, 2021
- Grizzlies getting Eric Bledsoe in multi-player, pick swap July 26th, 2021
- Pelicans acquire Jonas Valanciunas, picks from Grizzlies July 26th, 2021
- Pelicans' James Johnson (knee) available on Sunday May 16th, 2021
- James Johnson (knee) questionable for Pelicans Sunday May 15th, 2021
- Brandon Ingram (ankle) out for Pelicans in season finale Sunday May 15th, 2021
- Pelicans' Steven Adams (toe) out again on Friday May 14th, 2021