David Lee News Archive
Lee scored a season-high 24 points (10-of-17 FG, 4-of-4 FT) with nine rebounds and six assists in a season-high 30 minutes in Tuesday night's loss to the Bulls. He got a chance for more playing time when Andrew Bogut (flu) was scratched just before tip-off.
Lee scored 18 points (8-of-13 FG, 2-of-5 FT) with eight rebounds, one assist and one blocked shot in 25 minutes in Saturday night's 131-106 win over the Rockets.
Lee scored eight points with five rebounds in 17 minutes off the bench in Friday night's win over the Cavaliers. In 10 games this season, he's averaging 9.9 points and 5.1 rebounds in 17.9 minutes per game.
Lee came off the bench for 23 minutes against the Raptors on Friday and registered 12 points, seven rebounds, one steal and two blocks.
Lee will remain the backup power forward to Draymond Green, according to head coach Steve Kerr, CSN Bay Area reports. "With David, I wasn't planning on bringing him off the bench," Kerr said. "But he got hurt. He had a great preseason. He was going to be the starting (power forward). He got hurt. I put Draymond out there. Draymond took the job."
Lee is no longer on a minutes restriction, Rusty Simmons of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Lee played a season-high 25 minutes in Tuesday night's 126-86 win over the 76ers. He scored 13 points (5-of-9 FG, 3-of-4 FT) with four rebounds, two assists and two blocked shots in the win.