NBA Waiver Wire: Week 23 Targets
NBA Waiver Wire: Week 23 Targets

This article is part of our NBA Waiver Wire series.

We're getting close to the end of the grind. Just three full weeks, plus a handful of games, remain until the conclusion of the NBA regular season.

The best Fantasy players have to modify their strategy month to month, as different points in the season call for emphasizing different approaches. Over the last few weeks I've hammered on the importance of fit, recommending owners accept a dropoff in overall value of a player and instead focus on players who help in specific categories of need.

We've now reached the final stage of the season, and we need to modify our approach once again. From here on out, our waiver strategy is similar to the recent fit-over-total-value model, but we need to add an important twist. More than half of NBA teams are now effectively locked into their spot in the final standings. Two major battlegrounds remain. There is an eight-team clash for six playoff spots in the West, while six Eastern Conference teams fight for two home-cou

You've reached the end of our free article preview.

Want to Read More?
Subscribe to RotoWire to see the full article.

We reserve some of our best content for our paid subscribers. Plus, if you choose to subscribe you can discuss this article with the author and the rest of the RotoWire community.

Get Instant Access To This Article Get Access To This Article
RotoWire Community
Join Our Subscriber-Only NBA Chat
Chat with our writers and other RotoWire NBA fans for all the pre-game info and in-game banter.
Join The Discussion
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Alex Rikleen
Rikleen writes the NBA column "Numbers Game," which decodes the math that underpins fantasy basketball. A certified math teacher, Rikleen decided the field of education pays too well, so he left it for writing. He is a Boston College graduate living in Delaware.
FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays
FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays
NBA Waiver Wire: Monk, Green Among Guards to Target
NBA Waiver Wire: Monk, Green Among Guards to Target
DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet
DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet
FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays
FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays