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 CurryGSDAL$10,500
PGJohn WallWASMIN$9.700
PGBrandon KnightPHOSAC$7,500
PGGoran DragicMIAORL$6,200
PGJJ BareaDALGS$3,600

  • 52+ Draftkings fantasy points in 3 of his last 4 games should keep Steph Curry ($10,500) cooking against the Mavericks tonight
  • John Wall ($9,700) has 10+ assists in 7 straight games with at least 1 steal in 6 of those
  • The Kings have allowed the 3rd most fantasy points to point guards this season and Brandon Knight ($7,500) dropped 52 DK points his last time out
  • With his season average at 28.8 DKFPPG Goran Dragic ($6,200) scored 37.5 DK points his last game against the Magic
  • JJ Barea ($3,600) will get the start tonight for the resting Deron Williams and should see plenty of looks in a fast paced game

Mar25 - JJ Barea


Top 5 Shooting Guards

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
SGJames HardenHOUTOR$10,100
SGDeMar DeRozanTORHOU$7,800
SGDevin BookerPHOSAC$6,600
SGAndrew WigginsMINWAS$6,400
SGWill Barton DENLAL$5,100

  • James Harden ($10,100) has 60+ DK points in 3 of his last 4 games
  • The Rockets have allowed the 2nd most fantasy points to shooting guards over the last 3 weeks and DeMar DeRozan ($7,800) is the best scorer on the Raptors
  • Devin Booker ($6,600) had 45 DK points on Wednesday and the Kings are terrible at slowing down opposing shooting guards
  • Andrew Wiggins ($6,400) has scored over 20 points in 3 straight games
  • Will Barton ($5,100) followed up a 37 DK point performance with a 9 DK point dud but is never shy to shoot the ball


Top 5 Small Forwards

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
SFGiannis AntetokounmpoMILATL$9,600
SFRudy GaySACPHO$6,200
SFMarcus MorrisDETCHA$5,100
SFMatt BarnesMEMSA$4,900
SFMichael BeasleyHOUTOR$4,500

  • Over the last 6 games Giannis Antetokounmpo ($9,600) is nearly averaging a triple-double with 18 points/8 rebounds/8 assists
  • Rudy Gay ($6,200) only scored 11 points with DeMarcus Cousins out last game but has a good matchup with the inexperienced Suns
  • Marcus Morris ($5,100) has at least 31 DK points in 3 of his last 4 games
  • With at least 32 DK points in 3 of his last 4 and no Kawhi Leonard tonight Matt Barnes ($4,900) is in line for a productive night
  • Michael Beasley ($4,500) has cooled off lately but still has at least 10 field goal attempts in 5 straight games


Top 5 Power Forwards

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
PFDraymond GreenGSDAL$8,100
PFLaMarcus AldridgeSAMEM$7,100
PFGorgui DiengMINWAS$6,100
PFJulius RandleLALDEN$6,000
PFJon LeurPHOSAC$4,100

  • Dallas resting players tonight means a likely field day for Draymond Green ($8,100)
  • No healthy Memphis players and a shortened bench for San Antonio means LaMarcus Aldridge ($7,100) should have bigtime usage in the paint tonight
  • Gorgui Dieng ($6,100) has at least 7 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 blocks and 2 steals in 3 of his last 4 games
  • With 14+ rebounds in back to back games Julius Randle (($6,000) should be ready to feast again against a hapless Denver frontcourt

Mar25 - Jon Leuer

  • In two games since Tyson Chandler went down Jon Leuer ($4,100) has 36 and 44 DK points respectively


Top 5 Centers

PosPlayerTeamOppSalary
CKarl-Anthony TownsMINWAS$8,300
CAndre DrummondDETCHA$7,600
CAl HorfordATLMIL$6,700
CNikola JokicDENLAL$5,900
CSalah MejriDALGS$3,800

  • The KAT train is rolling again and Karl-Anthony Towns ($8,300) has over 50 DK points in 2 of his last 3 games
  • Andre Drummond ($7,600) has at least 14 rebounds and 16 field goal attempts in his last 2 games
  • The Bucks have allowed the 2nd most fantasy points to centers over the last 3 weeks and Al Horford ($6,700) has 40+ DK points in 2 of his last 3 games
  • He’s still getting inconsistent minutes but Nikola Jokic ($5,900) can ball as evidenced by his 37 DK points in 2 of his last 3 games

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  • Salah Mejri ($3,800) has a big opportunity for major usage tonight and has scored 46.5 and 34 DK points in his last two games