With Dwyane Wade back in the lineup, LeBron James is playing better. And even though James Harden has struggled from deep of late, the Magic offer up a prime opportunity for Harden's fortunes to turn around.
Nicolas Batum is stuffing the stat sheet on a nightly basis now that he is in the starting lineup for Portland. He's averaging 19.0 points, 6.0 rebounds, 2.6 3's and 1.6 blocks over his last five games and is the 5th ranked small forward this week.
Josh Smith might have been left off of the All-Star team but he is playing like a fantasy All-Star. He's averaging 18.0 points, 12.4 rebounds, 6.2 assists and 2.4 blocks over his last five games and is the top ranked power forward on this week's meter.