NBA Waiver Wire: Week 4
Justin Fensterman goes around the league, providing players who are worth adding to your roster.
Effective big men have been hard to find early in the season. There are a lot of big men who are brought in off the bench just to grab boards and cause chaos in the line. Teams would rather have their less-skilled big men go out there and play more physically, thus causing more fouls and keeping other better players out of foul trouble. Early on, the stats can be a bit deceiving, but make sure you are checking the game logs because it’s very easy to miss seeing a big man’s minutes trending upward. Points and boards can be found, but you have to dig!
Justise Winslow F MIA-27% Ownership: Winslow is one of the best defenders on the Heat, especially from the perimeter. With James Johnson still out for the foreseeable future, Winslow will continue getting heavy minutes. He’s played at least 30 minutes in his last four games. Winslow hasn’t been as consistent in double-digit scoring since returning from injury, but he’s been helpful with boards, steals and assists. He’s had three...