Steven Adams (toe) out Monday, Willy Hernangomez will start for Pelicans

New Orleans Pelicans center Steven Adams (toe) has been ruled out Monday against the Los Angeles Clippers.

What It Means:

Willy Hernangomez will make the start in place of Adams. In two previous starts, Hernangomez averaged 7.5 points and 13.0 rebounds in 23.0 minutes. Jaxson Hayes should also see a boost off the bench with Adams unavailable.

Hernangomez is averaging 27.4 FanDuel points per start. He has a $3,800 salary on Monday's 11-game slate.