The weekly NBA rankings are determined by opportunity and performance. For this week---ATL/DAL/IND/MEM/NO/PHX/POR/WSH all have three games on the slate. The rest of the teams have 4 games for the week and that changes things a lot. Someone as dominant as Luka Doncic is moved down a few spots because of the lack of fourth game.

A point system is used that weighs specialties like steals, blocks and three-point shooting a bit heavier. Percentages are not looked at as strongly, but are still taken into consideration. Multi-category producers will always get a bump in rankings as long as they have full slates. Injuries will occur, but knowing what we know at this moment, here are the players that will help you dominate the...