It’s finally Friday! Only Saturday stands between us and football Sunday. In the meantime, let’s crush this 10-game NBA slate. Names that are GREEN are players I think will be chalky/cash game plays tonight, while GOLD names are players I believe to be elite tournament options.
Implied team totals as of 2PM EST:
Confirmed Inactives & Situations to Monitor:
POR: Noah Vonleh
IND: Glenn Robinson III, Myles Turner
CHA: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Nicolas Batum, Michael Carter-Williams, Cody Zeller
BOS: Marcus Smart (Doubtful), Gordon Hayward, Marcus Morris
PHI: Richaun Holmes
CLE: Isaiah Thomas
MIL: Jabari Parker
DET: Reggie Bullock, Stanley Johnson (Questionable)
WAS: Markieff Morris, Jason Smith (Questionable)
ORL: Aaron Gordon (Questionable)
BKN: Jeremy Lin
UTA: Dante Exum
SAC: Bojan Bogdanovic
DAL: Seth Curry, Josh McRoberts
GS: Omri Casspi
NO: Rajon Rondo, Frank Jackson, Omer Asik, Solomon Hill, Alexis Ajinca
LAL: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Josh Hart (Questionable)
PHO: Alan Williams, Brandon Knight
Dennis Smith Jr.
John Wall (Could draw Bradley)
Bradley Beal (Could draw Bradley)
Kelly Oubre Jr. (esp. if Jason Smith sits)
Tobias Harris (if Jason Smith plays for WAS)
Larry Nance Jr.
This post will be updated as news/lineups emerge, and as I continue to research the slate. Come back frequently to check for updates!
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