I did a similar article yesterday and it did went out well for the most part. For Friday night's slate, I suggested Russell Westbrook, Dwight Howard, Shake Milton, Kelly Olynyk, and Rudy Gay. All did exceptionally well except Howard, who "only" had 6 points and 10 rebounds plus extras. The reason for that is the return of Joel Embiid. Milton, KO, and Gay all hovered around 30 FP, while I felt Russ could have done more if the game did not go out of hand early. Overall, it was above average so let's Read More
1.) LaMelo Ball, PG, Charlotte Hornets Yahoo: $22; DraftKings: $5,600; FanDuel: $6,400 I still wouldn't completely trust Melo but after three super games, he deserves come consideration especially at Yahoo and DraftKings. He is averaging 16.7 points, 5 rebounds, 5.3 dimes, and totaled 10 "stocks" in the past three games. We also saw him in lineups with both Terry Rozier and Devonte Graham, so the sky is the limit for Melo at this point forward. 2.) Eric Gordon, SG/SF, Houston Rockets Yahoo: $19; Read More
Finding bargain options can be hard but not impossible. In a 14-game day, however, there will definitely be no shortage of bargain options to round out your roster.
1.) Cheick Diallo, PF/C, Phoenix Suns
Yahoo: $10; DraftKings: $4,900
The Suns frontcourt is razor thin right now with DeAndre Ayton and Aron Baynes out, leaving room for Frank Kaminsky and Diallo to step up. Over the last two games, however, Diallo is outplaying Frank the Tank by a mile, getting 17 points and 10 rebounds vs Washington Read More