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Position
C
 
Jersey
35
Name  Chris Kaman
Born  4/28/1982
Height  7-0
Weight  265
College  Central Michigan
4/25/2015 9:50:00 AM
Description: Portland backup center Chris Kaman is questionable for Game 3 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals Saturday against Memphis.
Insight: Kaman did not play in Game 2 which meant Meyers Leonard saw significant minutes.
 
3/23/2015 4:38:00 PM
Description: Portland center Chris Kaman did not play on Saturay due to a shoulder injury and is doubtful for Tuesday against Golden State.
Insight: Kaman could be joined by LaMarcus Aldridge and Nicolas Batum. Portland is running out of big man that fantasy owners can start. Robin Lopez could have fantasy value if the three players listed don't play.
 
3/20/2015 8:46:00 PM
Description: Portland center Chris Kaman will not play on Friday due to a right shoulder strain according to the team's twitter page.
Insight: Kaman may miss a few games with the injury. Meyers Leonard will start in his place and is a decent pickup in deep leagues.
 
2/7/2015 10:30:00 AM
Description: Portland center Chris Kaman is questionable for Saturday's game against Dallas while dealing with his sore back.
Insight: The return, and solid play, of starter Robin Lopez last week has made Kaman a non-factor for fantasy owners.
 
1/9/2015 9:50:00 AM
Description: Portland center Chris Kaman had his minutes limited in Thursday's win, as we told you he would, based on coach Terry Stotts latest announcement.
Insight: Kaman played 21 minutes scoring 10 points and hauling down nine rebounds. Given a restriction of 12-13 minutes per half at the maximum, this is about what you should expect.
 
1/8/2015 2:02:00 PM
Description: Portland center Chris Kaman will have his minutes limited, according to coach Terry Stotts.
Insight: Kaman played 27 minutes on Monday (8 points, 11 rebounds) and Stotts thought he tired in the end and wants him to play around 12-13 minutes per half at the most.
 
1/6/2015 10:48:00 AM
Description: Portland center Chris Kaman started Monday night and could continue in the role with Robin Lopez and Joel Freeland sidelined.
Insight: Kaman scored eight points with 11 rebounds, two assists and three blocks. Not a bad return for a low-priced center.
 
10/20/2014 5:28:00 PM
Description: Portland center Chris Kaman should be left on waivers for the upcoming fantasy baskeball season.
Insight: After averaging 10.4 points per game, 5.9 rebounds per game, and 1.0 blocked shots per game, last season with the Lakers, Kaman will most likely be unable to reach that production in 2014-15. Barring injury, stay away from Kaman.
 
7/4/2014 2:45:00 PM
Description: Center Chris Kaman has reached a deal with Portland, according to Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Insight: Kaman is just a backup these days and has little to no fantasy value except as a handcuff.
 
4/16/2014 1:20:00 PM
Description: Lakers center Chris Kaman (strained calf) will not play Wednesday in the regular season finale, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN.
Insight: This is his eighth straight absence. With Pau Gasol (vertigo) also out, Jordan Hill, Ryan Kelly and Robert Sacre will continue to handle the frontcourt minutes for Los Angeles.
 
4/14/2014 8:18:00 PM
Description: Lakers center Chris Kaman (strained calf) is out Monday and doubtful for the final game of the season, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN.
Insight: This is his seventh straight absence. With Pau Gasol (vertigo) out for the season, Jordan Hill, Ryan Kelly and Robert Sacre will continue to handle the frontcourt minutes for Los Angeles.
 
4/14/2014 2:06:00 PM
Description: Lakers center Chris Kaman (strained calf) participated in a light practice on Saturday and could possibly make an appearance in the final two games.
Insight: He didn't play Sunday, his sixth consecutive missed game. His absence has allowed Jordan Hill (two straight double-doubles) and Ryan Kelly to start in the frontcourt with Pau Gasol (vertigo) also still sidelined.
 
4/10/2014 5:52:00 PM
Description: Lakers center Chris Kaman (strained calf) doesn't know if he'll be back this season, according to Mike Trudell of lakers.com. He's been ruled out for Friday.
Insight: He's out with a calf strain. His absence has allowed Jordan Hill and Ryan Kelly to start in the frontcourt with Pau Gasol (vertigo) still sidelined.
 
4/7/2014 8:17:00 PM
Description: Lakers center Chris Kaman will miss his fourth consecutive game Tuesday against the Rockets.
Insight: He's out with a calf strain. Jordan Hill (9.2 ppg, 7.3 rpg) filled in at center Sunday versus the Clippers and should get the start there again on Tuesday.
 
4/5/2014 3:29:00 PM
Description: According to Dave McMenamin of ESPN, Lakers center Chris Kaman will sit out again Sunday due to a calf strain.
Insight: Pau Gasol (vertigo) is out as well, so look for Jordan Hill (16 ppg, 12.5 rpg last two games) to play a big role again.
 
4/4/2014 2:04:00 PM
Description: According to Dave McMenamin of ESPN, Lakers center Chris Kaman will miss Friday's game due to a calf strain.
Insight: Kaman is missing another prime chance to start with Pau Gasol (vertigo) out. Jordan Hill had 18 points and 15 boards on Wednesday and could be worth another play.
 
4/2/2014 8:50:00 PM
Description: According to Dave McMenamin of ESPN, Lakers center Chris Kaman will miss Wednesday's game due to a calf strain.
Insight: Kaman is missing a prime chance to start with Pau Gasol (vertigo) out. Jordan Hill and Ryan Kelly will start.
 
4/2/2014 6:01:00 PM
Description: According to Mike Trudell of lakers.com, Los Angeles center Chris Kaman has a right calf strain and will be a game-time decision Wednesday.
Insight: Pau Gasol played Tuesday but has been ruled out due to a recurrence of vertigo. If Kaman cannot play, Jordan Hill, Ryan Kelly and Robert Sacre would get the frontcourt minutes.
 
4/1/2014 5:19:00 PM
Description: According to Dave McMenamin of ESPN, Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni said he'll give the Pau Gasol-Chris Kaman combination a try in the starting lineup Tuesday.
Insight: Gasol will return from vertigo on Tuesday and will take minutes away from Kaman, Jordan Hill and Ryan Kelly. Kaman had 28 points, 17 rebounds and six assists in 32 minutes Sunday, but he has averaged just 18.6 minutes per game this season.
 
3/31/2014 9:20:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles center Chris Kaman was unstoppable Sunday in a win over Phoenix.
Insight: Kaman got loose for 28 points, 17 rebounds and six assists in 32 minutes of court time. He should continue to be a solid fantasy option until Pau Gasol (vertigo) returns from illness.
 

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