|Date of Birth||2/25/1994|
|Height, Weight||6'0", 195 lbs|
VanVleet totaled 13 points (5-9 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 1-1 FT), 12 assists, two rebounds, one steal and one block across 28 minutes in the Raptors' win over the Knicks on Monday.
VanVleet joined the starting five even with Kyle Lowry back in the fold, replacing Kawhi Leonard (rest) in the lineup. He had a very productive game, notching a double-double while handing out 12 assists. He's been a great fantasy option when given ample playing time this season.
VanVleet will start Monday's game against the Knicks, Lori Ewing of the Canadian Press reports.
VanVleet made his return from a thumb injury over the weekend, and he'll now move into the starting lineup as the Raptors go with a smaller alignment in the absence of Kawhi Leonard (rest). In 31 minutes Sunday against Detroit, VanVleet put up 17 points and four assists.
VanVleet totaled 17 points (6-10 FG, 4-5 3Pt, 1-2 FT), four assists and one rebound over 31 minutes in the Raptors' loss to the Pistons on Sunday.
VanVleet returned to action following a 12-game layoff due to a thumb injury, and he led the bench in scoring. Jeremy Lin drew the start, but VanVleet played almost double his minutes (17) and thoroughly outproduced him. If Kyle Lowry (ankle) continues to miss time, VanVleet should supplant the floundering Lin in the starting lineup sooner than later.
VanVleet (thumb) will play in Sunday's game against the Pistons, Eric Smith of Sportsnet 590 The Fan reports.
VanVleet will make his return after missing the past 12 games with a thumb injury. No minutes-restriction has been announced, but there could be one in place with him coming off a lengthy absence.
VanVleet (thumb) is now listed as probable for Sunday's game against the Pistons.
VanVleet has missed the past 12 games as he deals with a thumb injury, however it looks as though he will make his return Sunday. It's unclear if he will be face any sort of minutes-restriction if he does play, with a final call being made closer to tip-off.