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Week 14 Fantasy Basketball Player Rankings

This is our weekly cheat sheet based on our player's projected output and number of games. It assumes an eight-category league with the following categories: points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks, three-pointers made, free-throw percentage, and field-goal percentage.

These are my rankings. They do not necessarily correspond with the RotoWire cheat sheet or our projections for the season. I use both as a rough guide, but I primarily factor in number of games played for the week, current player trends and pertinent information about the team (injuries, time share situations, etc.). The weekly player rankings are written up following Saturday's games. We will try to update the meter with any breaking news that happens on Sunday, but in most cases, any injuries, lineup changes, etc. that happen on Sunday won't be accounted for in the rankings until the following week.

Week 14:January 26th-February 1st
Two Games:CHA, SAS

Point Guard

1Chris Paul[PG]LAC4
2Kyle Lowry[PG]TOR4
3Damian Lillard[PG]POR4
4Kyrie Ivring[PG]CLE4
5Mike Conley[PG]MEM4
6Ty Lawson[PG]DEN4
7Darren Collison[PG]SAC4
8Michael Carter-Williams[PG]PHI4
9Mo Williams[PG,SG]MIN4
10Rajon Rondo[PG]DAL4
11Stephen Curry[PG,SG]GSW3
12Russell Westbrook[PG]OKC3
13John Wall[PG]WAS3
14Derrick Rose[PG]CHI3Averaging 22.4 points, 6.0 assists, 1.0 steals and 3.4 threes over last five games.
15Jeff Teague[PG]ATL3
16Elfrid Payton[PG]ORL3Averaging 14.6 points, 8.6 assists, 4.2 rebounds and 2.4 steals over last five games.
17Jarrett Jack[PG,SG]BKN3
18Goran Dragic[PG,SG]PHO3
19Isaiah Thomas[PG]PHO3Averaging 16.8 points, 4.0 assists, 1.2 steals and 2.2 threes in 27 minutes over last five games.
20Patrick Beverley[PG]HOU3
21C.J. Watson[PG,SG]IND3
22Jameer Nelson[PG]DEN4Averaging 15.0 points, 5.8 assists and 2.0 threes in 28 minutes over last five games.
23Jose Calderon[PG]NYK4
24Greivis Vasquez[PG,SG]TOR4
25Marcus Smart[PG,SG]BOS4
26Mario Chalmers[PG,SG]MIA3
27Dante Exum[PG]UTA3Started last two games over Trey Burke. Averaging 14.0 points, 4.5 assists and 4.0 threes in 32 minutes over last two games.
28Trey Burke[PG]UTA3Values goes down if move to sixth man is permanent. Averaging 14.5 points, 2.5 assists and 3.0 threes in 25 minutes over last two games.
29Tony Parker[PG]SAS2
30George Hill[PG,SG]IND3Back in action.
31Reggie Jackson[PG]OKC3
32Aaron Brooks[PG]CHI3
33D.J. Augustin[PG]DET3Could see bump in production this week if Brandon Jennings (leg) misses time.
34Brandon Jennings *[PG]DET3Day-to-day (leg)
35Kemba Walker *[PG]CHA2Day-to-day (ankle)

Shooting Guard

1James Harden[SG,SF]HOU3Averaging 30.8 points, 7.4 assists, 4.8 rebounds, 2.2 steals, 3.8 threes and 10.6 free throws made over last five games.
2Klay Thompson[SG,SF]GSW3Averaging 32.0 points, 4.8 threes, 1.4 blocks and 2.0 steals on 56% shooting from the field over last five games.
3Monta Ellis[PG,SG]DAL4
4Wesley Matthews[SG,SF]POR4
5J.R. Smith[SG,SF]CLE4Averaging 15.6 points, 3.6 threes and 1.6 steals in 34 minutes over last five games.
6Eric Bledsoe[PG,SG]PHO3
7Brandon Knight[PG,SG]MIL3
8Jimmy Butler[SG,SF]CHI3
9Dwyane Wade[SG]MIA3
10Victor Oladipo[SG]ORL3Averaging 21.8 points, 4.4 assists, 4.0 rebounds, 1.6 steals and 1.6 threes over last five games.
11Eric Gordon[SG]NO3Averaging 17.4 points, 5.6 assists, 3.8 rebounds and 1.6 threes in 36 minutes over last five games.
12Kyle Korver[SG,SF]ATL3
13Aaron Afflalo[SG,SF]DEN4
14Jamal Crawford[PG,SG]LAC4
15J.J. Redick[SG]LAC4
16DeMar DeRozan[SG,SF]TOR4Averaging 12.2 points on 34% shooting from the field over last five games.
17Avery Bradley[PG,SG]BOS4Averaging 18.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.5 threes in 32 minutes over last two games.
18Lou Williams[PG,SG]TOR4
19Langston Galloway[SG]NYK4Averaging 12.6 points, 5.2 rebounds, 3.2 assists, 1.0 steals and 1.6 threes in 31 minutes over last five games.
20Tim Hardaway Jr.[SG]NYK4Averaging 14.4 points and 2.2 threes in 25 minutes over last two games.
21Bradley Beal[SG]WAS3
22Joe Johnson[SG,SF]BKN3
23K.J. McDaniels[SG]PHI4
24Ben McLemore[SG]SAC4
25Terrence Ross[SG]TOR4
26Dion Waiters[SG]OKC3
27Gerald Green[SG,SF]PHO3
28Kentavious Caldwell-Pope[SG]DET3
29O.J. Mayo[SG]MIL3
30Jodie Meeks[SG]DET3
31Rodney Stuckey[PG,SG]IND3
32Danny Green[SG,SF]SAS2
33Manu Ginobili[SG,SF]SAS2
34Wayne Ellington[SG]LAL3Could see bump in minutes with Kobe Bryant out for the season. Averaging 11.5 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.5 threes in 23 minutes over last two games.
35CJ Miles *[SG,SF]IND3Day-to-day (groin).

Small Forward

1LeBron James[SF,PF]CLE4Averaging 29.0 points, 6.8 assists. 6.8 rebounds, 2.6 steals and 1.8 threes over last five games.
2Kevin Durant[SF]OKC3
3Carmelo Anthony[SF,PF]NYK4Averaging 25.2 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.3 steals and 3.0 threes over last four games.
4Andrew Wiggins[SF]MIN4Averaging 18.2 points, 4.6 rebounds, 1.0 blocks, 1.0 steals and 1.2 threes in 37 minutes over last five games.
5Rudy Gay[SF,PF]SAC4
6Chandler Parsons[SF,PF]DAL4
7Robert Covington[SF]PHI4
8Tyreke Evans[SG,SF]NO3Starting at point guard with Jrue Holiday out. Averaging 18.6 points, 5.2 assists, 4.6 rebounds, 1.2 steals and 1.0 threes over last five games.
9Gordon Hayward[SG,SF]UTA3
10Jeff Green[SF,PF]MEM4
11Wilson Chandler[SG,SF]DEN4
12Matt Barnes[SF]LAC4
13Luol Deng[SF]MIA3
14DeMarre Carroll[SF]ATL3
15Giannis Antetokoumpo[SF]MIL3
16Trevor Ariza[SF]HOU3
17Paul Pierce[SF]WAS3
18Khris Middleton[SF]MIL3Averaging 11.4 points, 5.4 rebounds, 1.6 steals and 1.4 threes in 31 minutes over last five games.
19Evan Turner[SG,SF]BOS4
20Nicolas Batum *[SG,SF]POR4Day-to-day (wrist).
21Kawhi Leonard[SG,SF]SAS2
22Nick Young[SG,SF]LAL3Averaging 17.4 points and 2.6 threes in 22 minutes over last five games.
23Tobias Harris[SF,PF]ORL3Back in action. Averaging 14.0 points in 27 minutes over last two games.
24P.J. Tucker[SF,PF]PHO3
25Harrison Barnes[SF]GSW3
26Tony Allen[SG,SF]MEM4
27Courtney Lee[SG,SF]MEM4
28Jerami Grant[SF]PHI4Averaging 8.2 points, 1.8 blocks and 1.2 threes in 24 minutes over last five games.
29Dorell Wright[SG,SF]POR4
30Wesley Johnson[SG,SF]LAL3
31Marcus Morris[SF,PF]PHO3
32Jared Dudley[SG,SF]MIL3
33Corey Brewer[SG,SF]HOU3
34Kyle Singler[SG,SF]DET3
35Tony Snell[SG,SF]CHI3Averaging 11.3 points and 1.3 threes in 29 minutes over last three games.

Power Forward

1Anthony Davis[PF]NO3
2Blake Griffin[PF,C]LAC4
3Dirk Nowitzki[PF]DAL4Averaging 21.5 points, 7.8 rebounds and 2.5 threes over last four games.
4LaMarcus Aldridge[PF,C]POR4
5Jared Sullinger[PF,C]BOS4
6Kevin Love[PF,C]CLE4
7Thaddeus Young[SF,PF]MIN4Averaging 16.4 points, 5.8 rebounds, 4.6 assists and 1.4 steals over last five games.
8Zach Randolph[PF,C]MEM4
9Kenneth Faried[PF]DEN4
10Nerlens Noel[PF,C]PHI4Averaging 9.3 points, 8.5 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 1.0 blocks over last five games.
11Pau Gasol[PF,C]CHI3Averaging 15.6 points, 14.0 rebounds and 1.6 blocks over last five games.
12Paul Millsap[PF]ATL3
13Draymond Green[SF,PF]GSW3
14Greg Monroe[PF,C]DET3
15Serge Ibaka[PF,C]OKC3
16Derrick Favors[PF,C]UTA3
17Markieff Morris[PF]PHO3
18David West[PF]IND3
19Tim Duncan[PF,C]SAS2
20Brandon Bass[PF,C]BOS4Started last two games at power forward over Tyler Zeller. Averaging 15.0 points, 9.5 rebounds, 5.0 assists, 2.0 steals and 1.0 blocks in 33 minutes over last two games.
21Patrick Patterson[PF]TOR4Averaging 10.7 points, 11.7 rebounds, 1.0 steals and 1.0 threes in 27 minutes over last three games.
22Luc Richard Mbah a Moute[PF]PHI4
23Amir Johnson[PF,C]TOR4
24Tristan Thompson[PF,C]CLE4
25Ryan Anderson *[PF,C]NO3Day-to-day (ankle).
26Channing Frye[PF]ORL3Averaging 12.6 points, 5.0 rebounds, 1.0 blocks, 1.0 steals and 3.4 threes over last five games but production could decrease with Tobias Harris back.
27Taj Gibson[PF]CHI3Averaging 12.4 points, 8.0 rebounds, 2.4 blocks and 1.0 steals over last five games but minutes and production will likely decrease with Joakim Noah back.
29Marreese Speights[PF,C]GSW3
30Donates Motiejunas[PF]HOU3
31Josh Smith[SF,PF]HOU3
32David Lee[PF,C]GSW3
33Ed Davis[PF,C]LAL3
34Kris Humphries[PF]WAS3
35Jason Smith[PF,C]NYK4


1DeMarcus Cousins[PF,C]SAC4
2Marc Gasol[C]MEM4
3DeAndre Jordan[C]LAC4
4Tyson Chandler[C]DAL4Averaging 9.5 points, 12.5 rebounds and 2.3 blocks over last five games.
5Nikola Vucevic[PF,C]ORL3Averaging 30.0 points and 16.5 rebounds over last two games.
6Andre Drummond[PF,C]DET3
7Chris Bosh[PF,C]MIA3
8Al Horford[PF,C]ATL3
9Timofey Mozgov[C]CLE4Averaging 12.2 points, 9.8 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 29 minutes over last five games.
10Gorgui Dieng[C]MIN4
11Jonas Valanciunas[C]TOR4
12Nikola Pekovic *[C]MIN4Back in action. Averaging 13.5 points, 6.5 rebounds and 1.0 blocks in 22 minutes over last two games.
13Joakim Noah[PF,C]CHI3Back in action.
14Dwight Howard *[C]HOU3Day-to-day (ankle).
15Marcin Gortat[C]WAS3
16Rudy Gobert[C]UTA3
17Alex Len[C]PHO3
18Enes Kanter[C]UTA3
19Mason Plumlee[PF,C]BKN3
20Brook Lopez[C]BKN3
21J.J. Hickson[PF,C]DEN4
22Jusuf Nurkic[C]DEN4
23Chris Kaman[PF,C]POR4
24Al Jefferson[PF,C]CHA2Back in action.
25Andrew Bogut[C]GSW3
26Jordan Hill[PF,C]LAL3
27Roy Hibbert[C]IND3Only averaging 9.2 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.8 blocks in 22 minutes over last five games.
28Zaza Pachulia[C]MIL3
29Steven Adams[C]OKC3
30Omer Asik[C]NO3
31John Henson[PF,C]MIL3
32Alexis Ajinca[C]NO3Averaging 10.4 points, 8.2 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 21 minutes over last five games.
33Henry Sims[C]PHI4
34Chris Andersen[C]MIA3
35Hassan Whiteside *[C]MIA3Day-to-day (ankle).