This article breaks down the top 5 NBA options by position. These are the players you will want to target for your NBA lineups across multiple salary tiers.

TOP 5 POINT GUARDS

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
PGSteph CurryGSMIN$10,300
PGRajon RondoSACCHI$7,900
PGRicky RubioMINGS$6,800
PGDarren CollisonSACCHI$5,200
PGGeorge HillINDPHI$4,800

  • In his only meeting against the Timberwolves this season, Steph Curry ($10,300) dropped 64.8 DraftKings points with 8 three pointers made

Curry Stats March 21st

  • Rajon Rondo ($7,900) has 12+ assists in 3 of his last 5 games with 5+ rebounds in each of those
  • Racking up dimes has helped Ricky Rubio ($6,800) get a double-double in 3 of his last 4 games with 50+ DK points in 2 of those
  • Playing shooting guard has opened up more minutes for Darren Collison ($5,200) and he has more than 31 DK points in 3 of his last 4 games
  • The 76ers have the worst PG defense in the league and George Hill ($4,800) had 42.25 DK points in his last game out


Top 5 Shooting Guards

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
SGVictor OladipoORLBOS$7,700
SGDevin BookerPHOMEM$6,500
SGAndrew WigginsMINGS$6,400
SGEvan TurnerBOSORL$5,500
SGDanny Green SACHA$4,400

  • With over 42 DK points in 3 of his last 4 games, Victor Oladipo ($7,700) is red hot right now
  • Scoring returned last game for Devin Booker ($6,500) as he had 21 points/7 assists/5 rebounds alongside Brandon Knight
  • Andrew Wiggins ($6,400) has put up at least 35 DK points in 5 of his last 6 games, and tonight he will get a matchup against the fast-paced Warriors
  • Moving into the starting lineup last game led Evan Turner ($5,500) to a 17 point/9 rebound/6 assist performance
  • Danny Green ($4,400) has 26+ DK points in back to back games with a favorable matchup against the Hornets


Top 5 Small Forwards

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
SFLeBron JamesCLEDEN$9,200
SFPaul GeorgeINDPHI$8,600
SFLance StephensonMEMPHO$6,500
SFJerami GrantPHIIND$5,500
SFHarrison BarnesGSMIN$4,200

  • LeBron James ($9,200) was held to under 40 DK points for the first time in 9 games last time out, but he did have 48.5 DK points in a previous meeting with the Nuggets
  • Paul George ($8,600) is coming off a 64.75 DK point game against the Thunder and dropped 61 DK points last time he played the 76ers
  • Over his last 5 games with increasing minutes, Lance Stephenson ($6,500) is averaging 39.9 DK points per game

Mar21 - Lance Stephenson

  • Jerami Grant ($5,500) has at least 25 DK points in 3 straight games while averaging over 30 minutes for the 76ers
  • The Timberwolves have allowed the 2nd most fantasy points to small forwards over the last 3 weeks and Harrison Barnes ($4,200) has 10 field goal attempts in his last 2 games


Top 5 Power Forwards

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
PFDeMarcus CousinsSACCHI$10,400
PFLaMarcus AldridgeSACHA$7,500
PFZach RandolphMEMPHO$6,700
PFAaron GordonORLBOS$5,800
PFCarl LandryPHIIND$4,000

  • DeMarcus Cousins ($10,400) has over 50 DK points in 6 straight games while Chicago is dealing with injuries all over their frontcourt
  • LaMarcus Aldridge ($7,500) has scored over 20 points in 9 of his last 10 games and had 25 field goal attempts his last time out
  • Injuries to every point guard the Grizzlies have led to Zach Randolph ($6,700) dropping a triple-double in his last game, with all signs pointing to a continued high usage rate
  • Aaron Gordon ($5,800) has cooled off lately, but is averaging 34 DK points in 3 games against the Celtics this season
  • Carl Landry ($4,000) dropped 36 DK points yesterday against Boston and will continue to see big minutes with massive injuries along the Philly frontcourt


Top 5 Centers

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
CKarl-Anthony TownsMINGS$8,400
CAndre DrummondDETMIL$7,600
CAl HorfordATLWAS$6,600
CAlex LenPHOMEM$6,400
CGreg MonroeMILDET$5,600

  • Karl-Anthony Towns ($8,400) has at least 40 DK points in 3 of his last 4 games and plays well in fast-paced transition games
  • In 3 meetings against the Bucks this season, Andre Drummond ($7,600) is averaging 49.8 DK points
  • Al Horford ($6,600) has put up 40+ DK points in 2 of his last 3 games with at least 20 points/9 rebounds in both 40 point performances
  • The Grizzlies have allowed the 7th most fantasy points to centers over the last 3 weeks while Alex Len ($6,400) has pulled down a double-double in 3 of his last 4 games
  • Greg Monroe ($5,600) has grabbed at least 9 rebounds in 2 of his last 3 games and is averaging 36.3 DK points in 3 games against his former team this season