Nuggets' Michael Porter Jr. (back) available for Game 3 on Friday

Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. (back) is available for Game 3 against the Phoenix Suns on Friday.

What It Means:

As expected, Porter has been upgraded from probable to available and will start against the Suns in Game 3 on Friday. Our models expect him to play 34.5 minutes against Phoenix.

Porter's Game 3 projection includes 18.0 points, 7.6 rebounds, 1.4 assists, and 33.2 FanDuel points. His salary is $7,200.