Zach Randolph (toe) is expecting to play Thursday vs the Clippers. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: While it is good news for the Grizz, it also will ruin Ed Davis' value in Daily Leagues. Make sure to check back before game time tomorrow to verify that Randolph is in the starting lineup against the Clippers.
F - Uta
Jeremy Evans (flu) did not go through shootaround and is a game-time decision Wednesday vs the Pacers. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: Evans has the stomach flu and is questionable for tonight's game against the Pacers. Check back with us later in the day for a more definitive update on Evans' status.
F - Uta
Marvin Williams (heel) is doubtful to play Wednesday vs the Pacers. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: Williams has been playing well and is a tough matchup at PF due to his outside shooting ability. Ultimately though he shouldn't miss too much time as inflammation is common in a surgically repaired heel.
F - Atl
Update: Kyle Korver (ribs) told reporters that he expects to play Wednesday night. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: Korver has hit an amazing 50% of his 3 point FG's this season and is just one behind Dana Barros for most consecutive games with a 3 pointer.
C - Hou
Greg Smith could be getting close to returning and could practice on Saturday. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: Just another piece of the banged up Rockets club that may have as little as 9 players in uniform tonight against the Suns.
F - Hou
Chandler Parsons (back) is a game time decision on Wednesday. He went through shootaround and his back is still tight. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: The Rockets could have as little as 9 players in uniform for tonights game against the Suns. This actually would create some significant value for the likes of Francisco Garcia & Omri Casspi in Daily Leagues tonight.
C - Hou
Omer Asik will miss the next week with a right thigh contusion, then he will be re-evaluated. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: The Rockets are going to have to switch up their strategy and go small with Omri Casspi & Donatas Motiejunas seeing significant minutes increase.
F - Atl
Kyle Korver (ribs) has been upgraded to probable for Wednesday's game vs the Clippers. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: Korver has missed the last 4 games due to a rib contusion. He has just one game short of tying Dana Barros record of 88 straight games with a 3 point FG. So, if he indeed plays tonight you can expect a barrage of 3's from the hand of Korver at least until he ties the record.
C - GS
Jermaine O'Neal said he has a torn ligament in his left wrist that will require surgery. He is going to try to delay the procedure for as long as possible. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: Basically O'Neal wants the world to recognize and appreciate how tough he is. He is still not Fantasy worthy even as thin as the C position is across the league.
G - Mia
Dwyane Wade (Knee) is upgraded to probable Thursday vs. the Chicago Bulls. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: After last nights insane loss to the Pistons the Heat may rethink their strategy of underestimating opponents for awhile.
C - Cha
Bobcats center Al Jefferson enjoyed another dominant performance as he became the first player in franchise history since 2011 to notch three straight double-doubles during Tuesday's loss to the Mavericks. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
F - Ind
Pacers Paul George named Eastern Conference Player of the Month. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: George averaged 23 points, 6.1 rebounds, 3.1 assists, and 2.2 steals per game in 14 November games as he helped lead the Pacers to a league-best 15-1 record to start the season coming into December.
C - Mem
Jon Leuer had career-highs with 23 points and three blocks in the Grizzles 110-91 win over the Suns. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: Leuer made 10 of 13 shots and matched his career-high with nine rebounds in 30 minutes of the bench. Leuer has actually shown, in the 16 career games where he has played 20-plus minutes, that he can put up respectable Fantasy numbers, unfortunately Leuer will only hold value while Zach Randolph is sidelined.
F - Orl
Arron Affalo scored a new career-high with 43 points in the double-overtime loss to the 76ers. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: Affalo topped his career-high of 36 points he set back on November 13th, and is now averaging 25 points per game over his last 10 games.
F - GS
Klay Thompson posted his second consecutive game of 6-plus threes made for the first time in his career in the win over the Raptors. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: Thompson finished with 22 points on 8 of 20 shooting, including 6 of 12 from beyond the arc, along with three rebounds, seven assists, and a steal. Thompson has now made 14 of his last 23 three point shots over his last two games.
G - GS
Stephen Curry joins John Wall and Chris Paul as the only players to post a 25-point/10-assist/5-steal game this season as he finished with 27 points, 10 assists, and five steals in the come from behind victory over the Raptors. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: This was Curry's second straight 25 point/10 assist game, the first time he has done that in back-to-back games in his career.
G - Sac
Kings Ben McLemore named Western Conference Rookie of the Month. (RotoInfo.com) (12/04)
Expert Advice: McLemore got of to a slow start, in part because his minutes were erratic, but finished as the top scoring rookie in the Conference with 9.1 points and minutes played at 22.8 per game.
F - OKC
Kevin Durant with his 4th straight double-double, 27 points, 10 rebounds in 97-95 win over the Kings. (RotoInfo.com) (12/03)
Expert Advice: Nice follow up to being named Western Conference Player of the Month for KD who averaged 26.9 ppg, 8.1 boards, 5.4 assists, and 1.1 steals in 13 November games, two of them without Russell Westbrook.
F - Mia
LeBron James is averaging 27.6 PPG in 14 games with Dwyane Wade and 20.5 PPG in four games without him. (RotoInfo.com) (12/03)
Expert Advice: The Heat got beat again by what has become a trending topic on twitter #randomscrubheatkillers in part because the Heat were without Dwayne Wade and that LBJ had a quiet 23 points, five rebounds, six assists, and two steals, but did have six turnovers for a negative 6 +/- rating for the game. The main thing to note here is for those of you who invest in LeBron in DFS contests when Dwayne Wade sits out, that you may want to rethink that strategy going forward.
G - Phi
Michael Carter-Williams and Victor Oladipo 1st rookies in NBA history to record their 1st triple-doubles in the same game. (RotoInfo.com) (12/03)
Expert Advice: Nice encore for MCW, who was named Eastern Conference rookie of the month before the game. The 21-year old Oladipo became the youngest player in Magic history to record a triple-double.