Sunday night was marred by another in what seems to be a countless stretch of late scratches, claiming those who drafted Luol Deng as victim’s shortly after lineups locked. Once again though our draft kit came through and provided some of the night’s top performances in the likes of Tobias Harris, Nikola Vucevic, Carmelo Anthony, and Chris Paul, among others. Tonight should be defined by the high priced point guard options available as at the time of this writing, value is scarce. Our top fantasy point guard Russell Westbrook will help you find yourself on the victorious side of any point guard battles you face in tonight’s daily fantasy basketball contests!
Today’s Top Daily Fantasy Basketball Picks
Top Fantasy Basketball Point Guard
Russell Westbrook: Westbrook has dominated the league over the past week, averaging a near triple double with 28 points per game! The Thunder take on the Jazz tonight in a game with huge playoff implications for both teams, and the Jazz are among the league’s toughest matchups when playing on their home turf. Given a full four quarters Westy should produce a monster daily fantasy basketball stat line once again.
Top Fantasy Basketball Shooting Guard
Jimmy Butler: Luol Deng is set to sit out tonight, and Butler has been remarkably consistent when starting this year.
Top Fantasy Basketball Small Forward
Carmelo Anthony: Anthony’s current run is nothing short of historic, averaging 41 points per game over his past four outings.
Top Fantasy Basketball Power Forward
Carlos Boozer: Boozer had a season high 36 points to go along with 12 rebounds in the Bulls’ lone meeting with Toronto this season.
Top Fantasy Basketball Center
Dwight Howard: Howard has become the anchor for the Lakers over the season’s second half, averaging 21 points, 9 rebounds, and 4 blocks in two meetings with the Hornets this year.
Yesterday’s Daily Fantasy Basketball Draft Kit Recap
|High Price Players||Results|
|Carmelo Anthony||36 points, 12 rebounds, 1 block.|
|Chris Paul||24 points, 12 assists, 5 rebounds, 3 steals.|
|LaMarcus Aldridge||18 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal.|
|Stephen Curry||22 points, 5 assists, 4 rebounds, 1 steal.|
|Mid Price Players|
|Tobias Harris||26 points, 12 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals.|
|Anthony Davis||20 points, 3 rebounds, 3 steals, 2 blocks, 1 assist.|
|Nikola Vucevic||21 points, 21 rebounds, 6 assists, 2 blocks.|
|Beno Udrih||13 points, 6 assists, 4 rebounds, 2 steals.|
|Jimmy Butler||14 points, 4 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 block, 1 steal.|
|Luol Deng||Did Not Play – Late Scratch|
|Wesley Johnson||9 points, 3 rebounds, 1 steal.|
|Robin Lopez||9 points, 4 rebounds, 2 blocks.|
|Michael Beasley||3 points, 2 rebounds, 1 block.|
|Brandan Wright||12 points, 9 rebounds, 2 block, 1 steal.|
|Andre Drummond||3 points, 10 rebounds, 1 steal.|