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Marcin Gortat
11.9 11.4 1.6
Team: WashingtonHeight: 6-11 Born: 2/17/1984
Position: CWeight: 240 Birthplace: Lodz, Poland
College: NoneDraft: 2nd Round 27th pick by Suns (2005)

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Feb. 11 6:25 AM PT7:25 AM MT8:25 AM CT9:25 AM ET14:25 GMT22:25 7:25 AM MST9:25 AM EST18:25 UAE15:259:25 ET8:25 AM CTNaN:� - Gortat had 14 points and 16 boards Friday.
Analysis: He's averaged 15.5 points and 12.8 rebounds in the last eight games.
Feb. 2 6:01 PM PT7:01 PM MT8:01 PM CT9:01 PM ET2:01 GMT10:01 7:01 PM MST9:01 PM EST6:01 UAE (+1)03:0121:01 ET8:01 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat tied his season high with 21 points as the Wizards ran their home winning streak to 16 games with a 116-108 win over the Lakers on Thursday night.
Analysis: In his last five games, Gortat is averaging 16.8 points - 5 better than his season average. He had 17 last Sunday against a Pelicans team the Wizards host on Saturday.
Jan. 31 5:49 PM PT6:49 PM MT7:49 PM CT8:49 PM ET1:49 GMT9:49 6:49 PM MST8:49 PM EST5:49 UAE (+1)02:4920:49 ET7:49 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat went 7 for 7 from the field Tuesday and had 15 points and 10 rebounds against the Knicks.
Analysis: Gortat has averaged 15.8 points and 10.3 rebounds while shooting 82.4 percent (28 of 34) over the last four games.
Jan. 29 6:15 PM PT7:15 PM MT8:15 PM CT9:15 PM ET2:15 GMT10:15 7:15 PM MST9:15 PM EST6:15 UAE (+1)03:1521:15 ET8:15 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat finished with 17 points and 11 rebounds in Sunday's win over the Pelicans.
Analysis: Gortat has averaged 16 points and 10.3 rebounds while shooting 77.8 percent over his last three games.
Jan. 27 7:33 PM PT8:33 PM MT9:33 PM CT10:33 PM ET3:33 GMT11:33 8:33 PM MST10:33 PM EST7:33 UAE (+1)04:3322:33 ET9:33 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat recorded his 25th double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds Friday at Atlanta.
Analysis: Gortat shot 7 for 8 for the second straight game and has connected on 81.5 percent (22 of 27) over his last four contests. He's also averaged 12.8 points, 8.5 boards and totaled seven steals in that span.
Jan. 6 5:45 PM PT6:45 PM MT7:45 PM CT8:45 PM ET1:45 GMT9:45 6:45 PM MST8:45 PM EST5:45 UAE (+1)02:4520:45 ET7:45 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat went 9 of 9 from the field for 19 points while grabbing 10 rebounds in Friday's win over the Timberwolves.
Analysis: Gortat, who has 21 double-doubles, is averaging 15.2 points and 13.8 boards in his last five games.
Jan. 2 8:14 PM PT9:14 PM MT10:14 PM CT11:14 PM ET4:14 GMT12:14 9:14 PM MST11:14 PM EST8:14 UAE05:1423:14 ET10:14 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat recorded his third straight double-double with 13 points and 14 rebounds Monday at Houston.
Analysis: He's averaged 15.0 points on 18 of 31 from the field and 14.3 boards during his double-double streak. Gortat isn't scoring like he did last season but his 11.8 rebound average would surpass his career high of 10.0 from 2011-12 with Phoenix.
Dec. 30 5:32 PM PT6:32 PM MT7:32 PM CT8:32 PM ET1:32 GMT9:32 6:32 PM MST8:32 PM EST5:32 UAE (+1)02:3220:32 ET7:32 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat had 19 points and 13 rebounds Friday.
Analysis: It was the 18th double-double of the season for Gortat, who is averaging 11.4 points and a career-best 11.8 rebounds while shooting 57.3 percent from the field.
Dec. 28 6:36 PM PT7:36 PM MT8:36 PM CT9:36 PM ET2:36 GMT10:36 7:36 PM MST9:36 PM EST6:36 UAE (+1)03:3621:36 ET8:36 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat had 13 points, 16 rebounds and four assists Wednesday.
Analysis: Gortat is only two behind John Wall for the team lead with 17 double-doubles. He moved past Anthony Davis for sixth in the NBA with 11.7 rebounds per game.
Dec. 19 5:54 PM PT6:54 PM MT7:54 PM CT8:54 PM ET1:54 GMT9:54 6:54 PM MST8:54 PM EST5:54 UAE (+1)02:5420:54 ET7:54 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat tied a season high with 21 points and pulled down 13 rebounds Monday.
Analysis: He went 10 of 15 from the floor and has made 63.3 percent (31 of 49) of his shots in the past five games while averaging 13 points and 11.4 boards.
Dec. 16 7:21 PM PT8:21 PM MT9:21 PM CT10:21 PM ET3:21 GMT11:21 8:21 PM MST10:21 PM EST7:21 UAE (+1)04:2122:21 ET9:21 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat shot 6 of 10 for 12 points, pulled down 14 rebounds and handed out four assists Friday.
Analysis: The Poland native has been a bigger part of the offense lately as he's posted back-to-back double-doubles while shooting 14 of 21 from the floor. He had totaled just 20 points and 17 field-goal attempts in the previous three games.
Dec. 14 5:50 PM PT6:50 PM MT7:50 PM CT8:50 PM ET1:50 GMT9:50 6:50 PM MST8:50 PM EST5:50 UAE (+1)02:5020:50 ET7:50 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat had 16 points and 12 rebounds Wednesday.
Analysis: Gortat failed to reach double figures in scoring in the previous four games. He's among the league leaders with 11.8 rebounds per game.
Dec. 10 8:33 PM PT9:33 PM MT10:33 PM CT11:33 PM ET4:33 GMT12:33 9:33 PM MST11:33 PM EST8:33 UAE05:3323:33 ET10:33 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat had only nine points Saturday but grabbed 14 more rebounds.
Analysis: Gortat has failed to score in double figures in three straight games but increased his rebounding average to 11.9, fifth-best in the league.
Dec. 5 6:19 PM PT7:19 PM MT8:19 PM CT9:19 PM ET2:19 GMT10:19 7:19 PM MST9:19 PM EST6:19 UAE (+1)03:1921:19 ET8:19 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat recorded his third straight double-double Monday with 10 points and 12 rebounds.
Analysis: He's averaging 14.3 points and 13.7 boards while shooting 51.4 percent over those three outings.
Dec. 3 8:22 AM PT9:22 AM MT10:22 AM CT11:22 AM ET16:22 GMT0:22 9:22 AM MST11:22 AM EST20:22 UAE17:2211:22 ET10:22 AM CTNaN:� - Gortat had 21 points and 18 rebounds in the Wizards' 107-105 loss to the Spurs on Friday.
Analysis: What a resurgence for Gortat, who's shooting 62.9 percent while scoring in double figures in 10 straight.
Nov. 19 6:11 PM PT7:11 PM MT8:11 PM CT9:11 PM ET2:11 GMT10:11 7:11 PM MST9:11 PM EST6:11 UAE (+1)03:1121:11 ET8:11 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat had season highs of 16 rebounds and five blocks to go with 10 points on 4-of-6 shooting Saturday.
Analysis: Gortat has been a beast on the boards with 12.5 per game, nearly five above his career average. He already has seven double-doubles.
Nov. 17 6:22 PM PT7:22 PM MT8:22 PM CT9:22 PM ET2:22 GMT10:22 7:22 PM MST9:22 PM EST6:22 UAE (+1)03:2221:22 ET8:22 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat had 16 points and eight rebounds in Thursday's win over the Knicks.
Analysis: In the last three games, Gortat is averaging 14.7 points on 21-of-30 shooting and 12 rebounds.
Nov. 4 6:00 PM PT7:00 PM MT8:00 PM CT9:00 PM ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 PM MST8:00 PM EST5:00 UAE (+1)02:0021:00 ET7:00 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat recorded his third straight double-double Friday with 12 points and 15 rebounds.
Analysis: He's averaging 13.7 points and 12.3 rebounds over that stretch while shooting 61.9 percent (13 of 21).
Oct. 30 7:41 PM PT8:41 PM MT9:41 PM CT10:41 PM ET2:41 GMT10:41 7:41 PM MST9:41 PM EST6:41 UAE (+1)03:4122:41 ET8:41 PM CTNaN:� - Gortat was much improved Sunday at Memphis with 14 points, making all 10 of his free throws, and 12 rebounds.
Analysis: Gortat was held to just four points in the season opener, so the 14 and 12 line is more where he figures to be after he averaged 13.5 points and 9.9 rebounds last year.
Oct. 9 7:36 PM PT8:36 PM MT9:36 PM CT10:36 PM ET2:36 GMT10:36 7:36 PM MST9:36 PM EST6:36 UAE (+1)04:3622:36 ET9:36 PM CT1:36 - Gortat was held out of Sunday's practice due to a strained glute.
Analysis: The veteran center likely won't play in Monday's preseason game with the Knicks, though the injury doesn't appear to threaten his availability for Washington's Oct. 27 regular-season opener.

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