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Fred VanVleet scores career-high 54 points in win over Magic

Raptors guard scores most points in a game by undrafted free agent, breaking record held by Moses Malone.

Fred VanVleet of the Toronto Raptors dribbles against Dwayne Bacon of the Orlando Magic during the first quarter at Amway Center on February 02, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images

Toronto Raptors G Fred VanVleet scored a career-high 54 points in Tuesday’s 123-108 win over the Orlando Magic. VanVleet set a record for most points scored in a game by an undrafted free agent, breaking the previous mark set by Hall of Famer Moses Malone (53 points). VanVleet was basically unconscious from downtown, going 11-14 from beyond the arc and 17-23 from the floor in the win.

VanVleet did a pretty good job breaking the DFS slate on DraftKings at $7,400. He dropped close to 78 fantasy points at around 16.4 percent ownership in the $15 main GPP on DraftKings. FVV’s previous season high in points was 35, which was good for around 55 DKFP. VanVleet had around the same ownership in the $25 Double-Up cash game — 13.2 percent owned.