Fox News - Fair & Balanced

Sports


Position
G
 
Jersey
21
Name  Iman Shumpert
Born  6/26/1990
Height  6-6
Weight  220
College  Georgia Tech
3/25/2014 9:42:00 AM
Description: Knicks shooting guard Iman Shumpert didn't play Sunday due to flu-like symptoms and is questionable for Tuesday night as well.
Insight: J.R. Smith (13.2 ppg) and Tim Hardaway Jr. (10.0 ppg) both figure to see a heavier workload if Shumpert (6.8 ppg) is out of the lineup.
 
3/23/2014 5:51:00 PM
Description: Knicks shooting guard Iman Shumpert won't be on the floor Sunday versus Cleveland. SOURCE: Knicks PR on Twitter
Insight: He's out with an illness. J.R. Smith (13.1 ppg) and Tim Hardaway Jr. (10.0 ppg) both figure to see a heavy workload with Shumpert (6.8 ppg) out of the lineup.
 
3/2/2014 12:49:00 PM
Description: In a surprise move, New York guard Iman Shumpert will return to the starting lineup Sunday against Chicago. SOURCE: Alan Hahn, ESPN New York
Insight: Shumpert missed five games with a sprained MCL. He could be on a minutes limit at first, which means fantasy owners may want to wait a few days before starting him. Shumpert's return will force J.R. Smith (12.9 ppg, 3.1 apg) back to his more familiar sixth man role.
 
2/27/2014 4:47:00 PM
Description: Iman Shumpert (MCL sprain) is still without a timetable for his return, according to Al Iannazzone of Newsday.
Insight: Shumpert is with the team in Miami Thursday and has been running and jumping, but he isn't cutting or taking contact yet. J.R. Smith and Tim Hardaway Jr. have been absorbing Shumpert's minutes, and the Knicks also signed Shannon Brown and Earl Clark to 10-day contracts Thursday.
 
2/20/2014 12:20:00 PM
Description: Iman Shumpert's leg injury is an MCL sprain, according to Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski. He'll miss at least two weeks.
Insight: This should result in more playing time for J.R. Smith and Tim Hardaway Jr. Both played more than 36 minutes on Wednesday and combined for 35 points, eight rebounds and five assists.
 
2/19/2014 9:46:00 PM
Description: Iman Shumpert suffered a leg injury Wednesday against New Orleans. He will not return.
Insight: According to Chris Herring of the Wall Street Journal, Shumpert came up lame while driving against Anthony Davis. It's going to be awful tough to trade Shumpert now that he's banged up. He'll finish the game with two points in 17 minutes of action.
 
Cold2/18/2014 5:22:00 PM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert (hip) will play Tuesday against the Grizzlies, according to Marc Berman of the New York Post.
Insight: Shumpert suffered a strained left hip flexor in New York's last game before the All-Star break. He has averaged just 6.3 ppg on 34.5 percent shooting his last 18 games and shouldn't be owned in any leagues.
 
2/17/2014 7:16:00 PM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert (hip) is questionable for Tuesday's game against the Grizzlies.
Insight: Shumpert suffered a strained left hip flexor in New York's last game before the All-Star break. If he doesn't play J.R. Smith and Tim Hardaway Jr. will absorb his minutes.
 
2/12/2014 10:40:00 PM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert suffered a strained left hip flexor Wednesday against the Kings. He had eight points, three steals and two treys in 22 minutes of action.
Insight: The Knicks were already playing without J.R. Smith (fractured cheekbone) and went to overtime, so they had to play an ice cold Tim Hardaway Jr. 38 minutes.
 
2/3/2014 7:49:00 PM
Description: Iman Shumpert (shoulder) will return to the Knicks' lineup Monday, according to Ian Begley of espnny.com.
Insight: Shumpert missed the last two games with a sprained right shoulder, opening the door for Tim Hardaway Jr. to play 33.5 minutes per game. Shumpert has shot just 34.9 percent over his last 13 games, while Hardaway has hit 55.7 percent and averaged 18 ppg his last five.
 
2/3/2014 2:48:00 PM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert (sprained right shoulder) tested the shoulder Monday morning and will do a bit more before Monday's game to see if he can go.
Insight: Shumpert has averaged just 6.6 ppg on 29.2 percent shooting his last 12 games so fantasy owners can ignore him and use Tim Hardaway Jr. who is on a tear.
 
2/1/2014 12:32:00 PM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert (sprained right shoulder) missed Thursday's game and is questionable for Saturday's game against Miami. J.R. Smith usually gets the start in Shumpert's place, but Tim Hardaway Jr. has been the guy to have in your lineup.
Insight: Shumpert has averaged just 6.6 ppg on 29.2 percent shooting his last 12 games so fantasy owners can replace him easily with Hardaway Jr. who is averaging 21 ppg over his last three.
 
1/30/2014 6:42:00 PM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert (sprained right shoulder) will miss Thursday's game against the Cavaliers, according to Alan Hahn of MSG Network. J.R. Smith will get the start in Shumpert's place.
Insight: Shumpert has averaged just 6.6 ppg on 29.2 percent shooting his last 12 games so fantasy owners can replace him easily with Tim Hardaway Jr. who put up 16 points in 33 minutes Tuesday and has shot 53.3 percent from the field over his last three games.
 
1/30/2014 10:05:00 AM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert suffered a sprained right shoulder during Tuesday's game and is doubtful for Thursday's game against Cleveland.
Insight: Shumpert has averaged just 6.6 ppg on 29.2 percent shooting his last 12 games so fantasy owners can replace him easily with Tim Hardaway Jr. who put up 16 points in 33 minutes Tuesday and has shot 53.3 percent from the field over his last three games.
 
Cold1/28/2014 8:13:00 PM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert suffered a sprained right shoulder during Tuesday's game and is questionable to return, according to NY Knicks PR on Twitter.
Insight: Shumpert has averaged just 6.6 ppg on 29.2 percent shooting his last 12 games so fantasy owners can replace him easily. Tim Hardaway Jr. and J.R. Smith will see more minutes if Shumpert has to miss time.
 
Cold1/26/2014 6:38:00 PM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert has shot just 35.2 percent from the field in his last 12 games.
Insight: Shumpert hit 70.4 percent of his shots and averaged 26.5 ppg in a two-game stretch on Jan. 2-3 but has followed it up by scoring in single digits in 10 of the last 12 games.
 
Hot1/3/2014 10:30:00 PM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert has averaged 26.5 points and 6.0 threes the last two games.
Insight: He's added 5.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 2.0 steals while shooting .704/.857/1.000 in that stretch. Shumpert had 26 points, five assists, four rebounds, one steal and six threes Friday at Houston but missed a shot that would have tied the game with 10 seconds left.
 
11/13/2013 9:52:00 PM
Description: Iman Shumpert's name has been mentioned in a proposed trade between the Knicks and Nuggets. SOURCE: Marc Stein, ESPN
Insight: The swap would send Kenneth Faried to New York with Shumpert going to Denver. The Knicks are already loaded at guard and could really use a big man now that Tyson Chandler is out with a broken leg. No deal is imminent.
 
10/17/2013 8:57:00 PM
Description: New York shooting guard Iman Shumpert sprained his elbow in Thursday's preseason game against Washington. SOURCE: Knicks PR on Twitter
Insight: Shumpert is going to be done for the night. If the injury turns out to be serious, it will mean more minutes for J.R. Smith and rookie Tim Hardaway Jr.
 
5/14/2013 6:36:00 PM
Description: Knicks guard Iman Shumpert (knee) will start Game 4 against the Pacers Tuesday night after the MRI on his knee revealed no structural damage, according to Al Iannazzone of Newsday.
Insight: Shumpert has been experiencing discomfort in his left knee, which is the same one he tore his ACL in last April. He doesn't expect to be limited or play fewer minutes Tuesday night.
 

Powered by · The Sports Network
.