Michael Carter-Williams has a great opportunity to be the most valuable on a destitute team. He was a top-15 player in head-to-head leagues last season, but can he improve his efficiency to be better in rotisserie?
RotoWire's Marc Roberts looks at the best, average, and worst-case scenarios for No. 1 pick Andrew Wiggins in his first of a series of articles detailing the projected value of the top rookies from the 2014 NBA Draft.
Rudy Gay's fantasy value is on the rise now that he is the #1 option in Toronto. He's averaging 24.3 points, 6.0 rebounds, 3.3 steals and 1.3 threes in his first four games as a Raptor and is the #3 small forward on this week's meter.
Kobe Bryant's shot attempts are down but he is flirting with triple-doubles on a nightly basis. He's averaging 16.6 points, 11.2 assists and 8.6 rebounds over his last five games and is the top ranked shooting guard on this week's meter.
Brandon Jennings was an All-Star snub but he is playing like a fantasy All-Star this year. He's averaging 18.6 points, 6.0 assists, 2.1 threes and 1.9 steals this season and is the #3 point guard on this week's meter.
Free throw shooting is still Dwight Howard's kryptonite, but he is helping his fantasy owners in other categories. He's averaging 22.0 points, 15.3 rebounds and 2.0 blocks over his last three games and is the #3 center on this week's meter.
After a slow start to the season, Josh Smith is stuffing the stat sheet on a nightly basis. He's averaging 18.0 points, 8.3 rebounds, 3.3 blocks, 2.0 steals and 1.3 threes over his last five games and is the top ranked power forward on this week's meter.
Kevin Durant is challenging LeBron James as the best multi-category contributor in fantasy basketball. He's averaging 34.6 points, 7.4 rebounds, 3.0 threes, 1.4 blocks and 1.4 steals over his last five games.
Paul George has found his shooting stroke and is stuffing the stat sheet on a nightly basis. He's averaging 21.8 points, 7.0 rebounds, 3.2 threes and 1.6 blocks over his last five games and is the top ranked shooting guard on this week's meter.
It looks like Stephen Curry's ankle issues could be behind him. He's averaging 23.4 points, 8.4 assists, 3.4 threes and 2.0 steals over his last five games and is the top ranked point guard on this week's meter.