Monkey Knife Fight Picks: More or Less NBA DFS Picks for Tuesday

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There’s eight games on the NBA slate come Tuesday and we have some solid matchups to play on Monkey Knife Fight tonight!

Here are my top Monkey Knife Fight picks that can make your Fantasy Basketball night a profitable one:




Zach Lavine MORE THAN 24.5 POINTS

  • Zach Lavine is an All-Star this year and he’s averaging 27.4 PPG.
  • He is shooting 42.1% from three and has scored more than 24.5 points in 27 of 47 games this season
  • Lavine has knocked down at least two three balls in 32 contests this year.
  • In two games versus Indy this season, he's averaged 23.5 points, so expect him to come in close.


  • He has dished out 5 or less assists in three of the last six games.
  • McConnell has recorded less than 5.5 dimes in 18 matchups.
  • The Arizona product is collecting a career 4.8 assists against the Bulls.




Tobias Harris MORE THAN 19.5 POINTS

  • Tobias Harris has been awesome for the 76ers this year and he’s producing 20.8 PPG
  • He has dropped at least 21 points in two straight matchups
  • Harris has scored 19 or more points in 29 of 45 games this season

Jayson Tatum MORE THAN 23.5 POINTS

  • Tatum has been a walking bucket this season and he’s averaging 25.2 points.
  • He has surpassed the 23.5 point benchmark in 29 of 44 contests.
  • The Duke product has recorded at least 25 points in five of the last six games.
  • He hasn't played Philly this season, but does own a career average of 17.7 points per game in 12 career matches. 




Damian Lillard MORE THAN 27.5 POINTS

  • Damian Lillard is producing 29.6 PPG, but he faces a Clippers defense that allowes the sixth-least amount of points per game in the NBA. 
  • He has dropped at least 32 points in two of the last three games.
  • Lillard has tallied more than 27.5 buckets in 28 of 47 matchups this year.
  • In his career, Lillard is averaging just 19.7 points a game versus the Clippers, and scored 20 points against them in their only previous outing this season. 

Kawhi Leonard MORE THAN 24.5 POINTS

  • The Claw is a killer in the midrange and he’s averaging 25.7 points per contest.
  • The Blazers are allowing 114.8 PPG which is fifth worst in the NBA.
  • He has recorded 24 or more points in 28 of 42 games this season.
  • Leonard racked up 29 points against the Blazers earlier this year, although he does average of just 19.3 points in 22 career games.


*The contests listed in this article are subject to change leading up to tip-off of each respective game*


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Jordan Tomiyama

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