Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 4/9/13
Photo Credit: Doug Pensinger/ Getty Images NA Evan Fournier is a name you’d be wise to monitor down the final stretch run. The Nuggets under the radar 2012 first-round selection (#20 overall) has burst onto the scene over the past ten days on a suddenly crippled roster. In his last four games Fournier is averaging 14 points on 55% shooting, three assists against a single turnover, two rebounds, two steals and 1.25 three-point makes in just 21 minutes. A product from French first division pro ball, he’s a 6’7 off the dribble playmaker with improving consistency from range; both skills will come in handy for Denver with Ty Lawson nursing a heel injury and Danilo Gallinari done for the year with a torn ACL. Fournier is a not startling athlete, but he’s crafty and can function at multiple positions. The risk in utilizing him is inherent given his somewhat limited playing time to this point; however, should he find an appropriate matchup to crack the 30-minute plateau, there is a ton of upside
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