Paul Pierce has stepped up his game with Rajon Rondo and Ray Allen out with injuries. He's averaging 23.4 points, 8.2 assists, 6.4 rebounds and 1.8 threes over his last five games and is the second ranked small forward on this week's meter.
After a slow start, Dwight Howard is putting up 20/20's on a regular basis. He's averaging 24.6 points, 19.6 rebounds and 2.6 blocks over his last five games and is the top ranked center on this week's meter.
Kobe Bryant's wrist injury isn't preventing him from blowing up on a nightly basis. He's averaging 43.0 points, 6.2 rebounds, 1.8 threes and 2.2 steals over his last four games and is the top ranked shooting guard on this week's meter.
Pau Gasol could have a big opening week with Kobe Bryant banged up and Andrew Bynum suspended. He averaged 18.8 points, 10.2 rebounds and 1.6 block last year and is the top ranked power forward on this week's meter.