Alonzo Gee nets season-high 17 points for New Orleans

New Orleans guard Alonzo Gee scored a season-high 17 points on 7-of-14 shooting from the field against the Indiana Pacers on Thursday, adding three rebounds, one assist and one 3-pointer in 41 minutes.

What It Means:

He only had an 8.5 Usage Rate this season, but the Pelicans had no choice. Gee barely ran isolation plays all season, and he almost never had anything drawn up for him. If the Pelicans aren't going to have Jrue Holiday (toe), Gee could have value in deep leagues.

Gee has a nERD if -2.8 this season. He is averaging only 4.0 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 21.9 minutes per game.