NBA

Miami Heat
Position
F
 
Jersey
9
Name  Luol Deng
Born  4/16/1985
Height  6-9
Weight  220
College  Duke
1/23/2015 10:10:00 PM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng was very efficient during Friday's win over the Pacers.
Insight: He went 9-of-13 from the field, 2-of-2 from the line, and 3-of-3 from deep. Deng finished with 23 points, five rebounds, three assists, and just one turnover.
 
1/23/2015 11:28:00 AM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng is questionable for Friday's game against Indiana due to illness.
Insight: Deng played 29 minutes Tuesday, but missed Wednesday's game against Charlotte. He's averaging 14.1 ppg, 4.9 rpg, 1.8 apg, 1.1 spg this season.
 
1/17/2015 9:29:00 AM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng scored 25 points versus the Kings on Friday.
Insight: Deng was 11-for-18 from the field. He also had six rebounds, four assists, two steals and two blocks.
 
Cold1/9/2015 9:38:00 AM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng had a rare off night shooting, going just 3-of-11 against Portland.
Insight: Deng is shooting 50 percent on the season, but perhaps all the trade rumors have effected his shot over the past couple of games. He's averaging 14.1 ppg, 4.8 rpg, 1.8 apg, 1.2 spg, but his fantasy value could change with a new team.
 
12/10/2014 9:09:00 AM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng was very efficient on Tuesday night.
Insight: Deng took 12 shots, sinking nine of them and was 3-for-4 from behind the arc. Deng scored 23 points with four rebounds, three assists, two blocks and a steal in 34 minutes.
 
12/7/2014 11:05:00 AM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng fell hard during Wednesday's game versus the Hawks, injured his hand and did not play Friday night, but practiced Saturday and is probable for Sunday versus Memphis.
Insight: Deng is averaging 13.6 ppg, 4.7 rpg, 1.3 apg, 1.3 spg and plays more than 31 minutes a night which isn't up to his Chicago Bulls level, but still worthy of consideration.
 
12/5/2014 2:09:00 PM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng fell hard during Wednesday's game versus the Hawks, injured his hand and will not play Friday night against Milwaukee.
Insight: Deng is averaging 13.6 ppg, 4.7 rpg, 1.3 apg, 1.3 spg and plays more than 31 minutes a night. There could be a lot of minutes available as Danny Granger is also questionable. James Ennis could reap the benefits.
 
12/3/2014 10:35:00 PM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng fell hard during Wednesday's game versus the Hawks and injured his hand according to the South Florida Sun Sentinel.
Insight: Deng did not return to the game. It is not yet know if Deng will miss any time. Check back on Thursday.
 
11/20/2014 1:46:00 PM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng did not play on Monday, but despite a doubtful tag practiced Thursday morning.
Insight: Owners should consider him a game-time decision for Thursday's game against the Clippers.
 
11/17/2014 8:08:00 PM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng did not start on Monday and will not play.
Insight: Owners should consider him questionable for Thursday's game against the Clippers.
 
11/9/2014 11:21:00 AM
Description: Heat forward Luol Deng scored 14 points in Saturday's win over Minnesota.
Insight: He is averaging 13.2 ppg, 3.2 rpg, 1.5 apg, and 1.3 spg. His scoring decline was to be expected, but owners are hoping his rebounding and assist totals increase soon.
 
11/5/2014 6:40:00 PM
Description: Heat player Luol Deng will play against the Hornets on Wednesday.
Insight: Deng suffered a minor nerve injury against the Rockets on Tuesday. The injury will not affect his playing time, and small forwards have done very well against the Hornets this season. Make sure Deng is in the starting lineup.
 
11/1/2014 9:52:00 PM
Description: Heat player Luol Deng shot another high percentage from the field in his second game with Miami.
Insight: Deng made 7-of-11, including 1-for-3 from behind the arc, on Saturday's victory over the 76ers. Deng finished with 15 points, four rebounds, two steals and two assists.
 
10/27/2014 5:08:00 PM
Description: Heat player Luol Deng will be one of the best rebounders and passers at the small forward position this season.
Insight: Deng takes on LeBron James' role in Miami, and he should be among the league leaders in minutes played, rebounds and assists, especially for small forwards. The Heat could also ask Deng to score a lot if Dwyane Wade goes down with an injury.
 
7/13/2014 3:55:00 PM
Description: The Heat have agreed to a two-year, $20 million contract with Luol Deng.
Insight: Deng averaged 16 points, 5.7 rebounds, 2.9 assists per game in 63 games last season with the Bulls and Cavaliers. The Heat will count on Deng to replace some of what they are losing from LeBron James' departure.
 
4/14/2014 5:26:00 PM
Description: Cleveland small forward Luol Deng (back) will not play in the season finale Wednesday, according to the Cleveland Plain Dealer.
Insight: Deng (16 ppg, 5.7 rpg, 2.9 apg) will end up missing the last three games of the season due to a sore back. He'll be a free agent when the season concludes.
 
4/12/2014 11:22:00 AM
Description: Cleveland small forward Luol Deng missed Friday's game with a sore back and is questionable for Saturday's game against Boston.
Insight: Deng exited Wednesday's game with the continuing back issue. The Cavaliers are eliminated from playoff contention and have no reason to push Deng to play.
 
4/11/2014 7:10:00 PM
Description: Cleveland small forward Luol Deng will miss Friday's game with a sore back, according to Jason Lloyd of the Akron Beacon Journal.
Insight: Deng exited Wednesday's game with the back issue. The Cavaliers are eliminated from playoff contention and have no reason to push Deng to play.
 
4/4/2014 10:34:00 AM
Description: Cleveland small forward Luol Deng, who left Wednesday's game early due to a strained back, is expected to play on Friday.
Insight: Deng is always a good fantasy play because he plays so many minutes. He's averaging 16.3 ppg, 5.9 rpg, 2.9 apg, 1.0 spg.
 
3/28/2014 10:03:00 PM
Description: Cleveland small forward Luol Deng came back from a 3-of-14 shooting effort Wednesday at Detroit with 20 points on 7-of-15 shooting Friday against the Nets.
Insight: Deng chipped in seven assists, six rebounds and one steal and has averaged 15 points, 5.8 rebounds and 2.9 assists in March.
 

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