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Thaddeus Young
17.9 6.0 2.3
Team: MinnesotaHeight: 6-8 Born: 6/21/1988
Position: FWeight: 220 Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana
College: Georgia TechDraft: 1st Round 12th pick by 76ers (2007)

Latest News
Aug. 22 10:18 PM PT11:18 PM MT12:18 AM CT1:18 AM ET5:18 GMT13:18 10:18 PM MST12:18 AM EST9:18 UAE07:181:18 ET12:18 AM CT4:18 - The Minnesota Timberwolves, Cleveland Cavaliers and Philadelphia 76ers completed a delayed blockbuster trade Saturday that's been talked about for months and on hold for 30 days.
Analysis: The Timberwolves are getting No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins and former top pick Anthony Bennett from Cleveland and Young from Philadelphia.
Apr. 5 8:47 PM PT9:47 PM MT10:47 PM CT11:47 PM ET3:47 GMT11:47 8:47 PM MST10:47 PM EST7:47 UAE (+1)05:4723:47 ET10:47 PM CT2:47 - Young led the Sixers with 20 points Saturday.
Analysis: He's scored at least 20 in three of five games.
Mar. 23 10:04 PM PT11:04 PM MT12:04 AM CT1:04 AM ET5:04 GMT13:04 10:04 PM MST12:04 AM EST9:04 UAE06:041:04 ET11:04 PM CT4:04 - Young scored 28 but was 10 of 28 from the field and 0 for 7 from deep in Saturday's loss at Chicago.
Analysis: Young's fantasy value depends on your priorities as an owner. If you're willing to sacrifice field-goal percentage for some point production, Young is your man. He's averaging 21.9 points over his last eight contests while shooting just 37.7 percent.
Mar. 22 10:21 PM PT11:21 PM MT12:21 AM CT1:21 AM ET5:21 GMT13:21 10:21 PM MST12:21 AM EST9:21 UAE06:211:21 ET11:21 PM CT4:21 - Young scored 21 points but was 6 of 21 from the field in Friday's loss to New York.
Analysis: Young continues to fall a little too in love with the 3-point shot, going 3 for 9 on Friday. He's averaging 5.5 3-point attempts over his last 14 games.
Mar. 18 9:30 PM PT10:30 PM MT11:30 PM CT12:30 AM ET4:30 GMT12:30 9:30 PM MST11:30 PM EST8:30 UAE05:300:30 ET10:30 PM CT3:30 - Young scored 23 in Monday's loss to Indiana.
Analysis: Young is averaging 22.7 points over his last three contests. A 31.2-percent 3-pointer shooter on the season, Young is also 8 of 13 from deep in his last two games.
Mar. 13 9:49 PM PT10:49 PM MT11:49 PM CT12:49 AM ET4:49 GMT12:49 9:49 PM MST11:49 PM EST8:49 UAE05:490:49 ET10:49 PM CT3:49 - Young was just 5 of 18 from the field and finished with 16 points in Wednesday's loss to Sacramento.
Analysis: Young - who averages 13.5 points per game for his career - is averaging 20.1 over his last nine games but is also shooting just 42.5 percent during that stretch.
Mar. 3 9:28 PM PT10:28 PM MT11:28 PM CT12:28 AM ET5:28 GMT13:28 10:28 PM MST12:28 AM EST9:28 UAE06:280:28 ET11:28 PM CT4:28 - Young scored 29 in Sunday's loss to Orlando while going 13 for 25 and 3 for 7 from 3-point range.
Analysis: Young's fantasy value continues to rise following Evan Turner's departure from Philadelphia. He's averaging 24.6 points in five games since Turner was traded.
Feb. 24 8:52 PM PT9:52 PM MT10:52 PM CT11:52 PM ET4:52 GMT12:52 9:52 PM MST11:52 PM EST8:52 UAE05:5223:52 ET10:52 PM CT3:52 - Young had 28 points, a career-high seven assists and six steals in a 130-110 loss to Milwaukee on Monday.
Analysis: Young has a combined 58 points, 13 assists and 13 steals in the past two games.
Feb. 22 9:45 PM PT10:45 PM MT11:45 PM CT12:45 AM ET5:45 GMT13:45 10:45 PM MST12:45 AM EST9:45 UAE06:450:45 ET11:45 PM CT4:45 - Young matched a season high, scoring 30 points for the fourth time this season in Friday's loss to Dallas.
Analysis: Young's fantasy stock is definitely up following the 76ers' trade of Evan Turner. Young's 29 field-goal attempts were a career high and his 43 minutes were his second-most this season.
Feb. 1 10:48 PM PT11:48 PM MT12:48 AM CT1:48 AM ET6:48 GMT14:48 11:48 PM MST1:48 AM EST10:48 UAE07:481:48 ET12:48 AM CT4:48 - Young finished with 29 points, eight rebounds, five steals and three 3-pointers in a 125-99 loss to Atlanta on Friday.
Analysis: Young has averaged 22.0 points on 56.3 percent shooting over his last three games.
Jan. 3 11:18 PM PT12:18 AM MT1:18 AM CT2:18 AM ET7:18 GMT15:18 12:18 AM MST2:18 AM EST11:18 UAE08:182:18 ET1:18 AM CT5:18 - Young scored 28 points, and the Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Sacramento Kings 113-104 on Thursday night for their third straight victory.
Analysis: Young is averaging 25.8 points and has made 13 of 25 3-point attempts (52.0 percent) in the last six games.
Dec. 29 11:08 PM PT12:08 AM MT1:08 AM CT2:08 AM ET7:08 GMT15:08 12:08 AM MST2:08 AM EST11:08 UAE08:082:08 ET1:08 AM CT5:08 - Young had 30 points and 10 rebounds in a 115-101 loss in Phoenix on Saturday night.
Analysis: The 30 points matched a season high, set Dec. 21 against Milwaukee. He also had 10 rebounds in that game. Young is averaging 28.5 points on 58.2 percent shooting and 8.7 rebounds in the last three games.
Dec. 22 11:42 PM PT12:42 AM MT1:42 AM CT2:42 AM ET7:42 GMT15:42 12:42 AM MST2:42 AM EST11:42 UAE08:422:42 ET1:42 AM CT5:42 - Young had a season-high 30 points and 10 rebounds in Philadelphia's 116-106 loss in Milwaukee on Saturday night.
Analysis: Young, averaging 16.8 points, has a combined 55 in the last two games. He's made 22 of 37 shots in those contests.
Dec. 20 8:44 PM PT9:44 PM MT10:44 PM CT11:44 PM ET4:44 GMT12:44 9:44 PM MST11:44 PM EST8:44 UAE05:4423:44 ET10:44 PM CT2:44 - Young scored 25 in a 121-120 overtime win over the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night.
Analysis: Young had gone seven straight games without scoring more than 18.
Dec. 4 10:15 PM PT11:15 PM MT12:15 AM CT1:15 AM ET6:15 GMT14:15 11:15 PM MST1:15 AM EST10:15 UAE07:151:15 ET12:15 AM CT4:15 - Young had 25 points and 12 rebounds in Tuesday's 126-125 double-overtime win over Orlando.
Analysis: Young has been outstanding over the last four games, posting 22.5 points and 9.3 boards.
Dec. 2 9:59 PM PT10:59 PM MT11:59 PM CT12:59 AM ET5:59 GMT13:59 10:59 PM MST12:59 AM EST9:59 UAE06:590:59 ET11:59 PM CT3:59 - Young scored 24 points Sunday versus Detroit in his third game back since missing three contests due to the death of a family member.
Analysis: Young is averaging 21.7 points on 51.1 percent shooting in three games since coming back.
Nov. 27 7:52 PM PT8:52 PM MT9:52 PM CT10:52 PM ET3:52 GMT11:52 8:52 PM MST10:52 PM EST7:52 UAE (+1)04:5222:52 ET9:52 PM CT1:52 - Young had a strong fantasy effort in a 105-94 loss to Orlando on Wednesday.
Analysis: Young effortlessly had 26 points and eight boards to show that a three-game absence for personal matters wasn't affecting his game or fantasy owners.
Nov. 10 10:54 PM PT11:54 PM MT12:54 AM CT1:54 AM ET6:54 GMT14:54 11:54 PM MST1:54 AM EST10:54 UAE07:541:54 ET12:54 AM CT4:54 - Young matched a season-high 29 points while hitting 11 of 18 from the floor in the 76ers' 127-125 loss at Cleveland on Saturday.
Analysis: Young still shows flashes of being a tremendous contributor for Philadelphia, but he lacks the consistency to be considered a reliable fantasy option.

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