Celtics are reportedly engaged in talks with the Cavaliers about acquiring No.1 pick.
Reports, according to CSNNE.com who are claiming a league source told them, "If the Celtics were able to secure the top overall pick, they are expected to choose between Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker...although multiple sources indicate Boston would lean more towards Wiggins than Parker." Any deal for the number one overall pick would likely involve the Celtics sending one or both of their first round picks (No. 6 and No. 17 overall) to the Cavs, and with that type of ammo to bring to the trading table it seems that Boston has a legitimate chance of prying the top pick away from the Cavs.ANALYST: Michael Pichan
Jonathan Gray is expected to start for the Rockies Tuesday.
Gray was the third overall pick in 2013, but his minor league numbers have not exactly lived up to his lofty draft status. In 21 games at Triple-A this season, Gray has a 4.33 ERA, 3.89 FIP and 2.68 K/BB rate. While he probably needs to be owned in deeper leagues and keeper leagues, it is going to be awfully hard to feel confident starting him in Coors until he has some big league success. He could be a sneaky tournament play for DFS Tuesday against the strikeout-prone Mariners, but Gray could easily give up five home runs as well. Analysis: Steve Pimental
Lucas Duda went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run against the Nationals on Sunday.
Duda is absolutely on fire and is a must-start until he shows signs of slowing down. He became the first Mets player in franchise history to hit nine home runs in an eight-game span after his 21st bomb of the season tonight. Duda was middling around this summer until coming on strong this past week. In his last eight games he has nine homers, 11 hits and a ridiculous 1.393 slugging percentage. This is obviously something Duda won’t be able to keep up, but until he drops off keep him in your lineup. Analysis: Zack Carpenter