This article breaks down NBA options for tonight by which five players are the best option for your lineup at each position. It will cross over multiple salary tiers and doesn’t necessarily have to be the most expensive players but rather the guys you want to target for your DraftKings lineups!

TOP 5 POINT GUARDS

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
PGSteph CurryGSLAC$10,500
PGJohn WallWASATL$9,600
PGIsaiah ThomasBOSTOR$7,600
PGRicky RubioMINSAC$7,100
PGDarren CollisonSACMIN$5,100

  • Steph Curry ($10,500) is averaging 53.9 DraftKings points in 3 games against the Clippers this season
  • With at least 10 assists in 6 straight games John Wall ($9,600) has been able to put up 55+ DK points in 3 of his last 4
  • Toronto has a stingy defense but Isaiah Thomas ($7,600) has scored at least 21 points in 9 of his last 10 games
  • Ricky Rubio ($7,100) has 50+ DK points in 2 of his last 4 games with 4 steals in each of those games
  • Consistently playing over 30 minutes has led to Darren Collison ($5,100) averaging 17 points/5 assists in his last 6 games


Top 5 Shooting Guards

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
SGJames HardenHOUUTA$10,000
SGDeMar DeRozan TORBOS$7,600
SGAndrew WigginsMINSAC$6,400
SGWill BartonDENPHI$5,500
SGBradley BealWASATL$5,400

  • James Harden ($10,000) has at least 14 assists and 24 points in 2 of his last 3 games, scoring 64.75 DK points last night
  • Injuries have weakened Boston’s perimeter defense and DeMar DeRozan ($7,600) has at least 25 points in 6 of his last 7 games
  • He’s coming off a 41.25 DK point performance on Monday and Andrew Wiggins ($6,400) is averaging 43.3 DK points in 2 games against the Kings this season

Mar23 - Andrew Wiggins

  • Will Barton ($5,500) broke out of a slump scoring 27 points against the Cavaliers on Monday and will continue to see double-digit field goal attempts
  • Bradley Beal ($5,400) has scored over 32 DK points in 2 of his last 4 games and made 5 three pointers in his last game


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Top 5 Small Forwards

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
SFLeBron JamesCLEMIL$9,400
SFGordon HaywardUTAHOU$6,900
SFTobias HarrisDETORL$6,200
SFJerami GrantPHIDEN$5,400
SFMarcus MorrisDETORL$5,200

  • He’s coming off a triple-double and LeBron James ($9,400) has crushed Milwaukee this season averaging 56.9 DK points in 2 games this season

Mar23 - LeBron James

  • The Jazz are surging and Gordon Hayward ($6,900) has at least 30 DK points in 2 of his last 4 games
  • Over his last 6 games Tobias Harris ($6,200) is averaging 15 points/6 rebounds/3 assists with 6 three pointers made
  • Jerami Grant ($5,400) has scored 24 DK points in 4 of his last 5 games
  • Playin 35 minutes in 2 of his last 3 games helped Marcus Morris ($5,200) score over 21 points in both


Top 5 Power Forwards

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
PFDraymond GreenGSLAC$7,900
PFLaMarcus AldrigeSAMIA$7,400
PFGorgui Dieng MINSAC$6,000
PFJulius RandleLALPHO$6,000
PFDavid LeeDALPOR$5,100

  • Draymond Green ($7,900) is nearly averaging a triple-double in 3 games against the Clippers this season with 16 points/7 rebounds/8 assists
  • LaMarcus Aldridge ($7,400) has put up 42+ DK points in back to back games with double-digit rebounds in both
  • DeMarcus Cousins is OUT which opens up the paint for Gorgui Dieng ($6,000) and his 8 rebounds per game
  • With a double-double in 2 of his last 3 games Julius Randle ($6,000) should enjoy more success against an inexperienced Phoenix squad
  • David Lee ($5,100) only had 16 DK points against Portland 3 days ago but scored over 20 DK points in 4 straight games before that


Top 5 Centers

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
CKarl-Anthony TownsMINSAC$8,600
CAndre DrummondDETORL$7,600
CMarcin GortatWASATL$6,500
CRobin LopezNYCHI$5,700
CMason PlumleePORDAL$4,600

  • Karl-Anthony Towns ($8,600) should dominate tonight with Cousins OUT especially since he has 42+ DK points in his last 3 games
  • Nikola Vucevic remains OUT which means Andre Drummond ($7,600) should own the paint and grab a double-double with ease
  • Marcin Gortat ($6,500) struggled against the Hawks on Monday but had a double-double in back to back games before that
  • Robin Lopez ($5,700) is coming off a 23 point/20 rebound performance and the Bulls have struggled to rebound all season
  • 3 days ago Mason Plumlee ($4,600) had 45.75 DK points against Dallas and will continue to see bigger minutes with Meyers Leonard OUT
  • He’s not spectacular but he is starting for DeMarcus Cousins tonight… roster Kosta Koufos ($3,000) wisely folks

Mar23 - Kosta Koufois