FanDuel NBA Lineup Advice Thursday (12/28)
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Dec 28, 2017

Welcome back to the Thursday’s edition FanDuel NBA Lineup Advice!

Tonight’s point projection totals:

DET vs. ORL – 203
HOU vs. BOS – 216
MIN vs. MIL- 213
NYK  vs. SA – 199
PHI vs. POR – 208

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Point Guards

Ish Smith (DET): $5,500 at ORL
Ish Smith takes over the point guard starting job with Reggie Jackson (ankle) now out for at least six weeks or as long as eight weeks. Smith should see plenty of minutes while getting a plus matchup here as the Magic allow the fourth most fantasy points to opposing point guards this season. It makes sense to get Smith in your lineup.

Damian Lillard (POR): $8,800 vs. PHI
Lillard is coming off a two-game absence due to a hamstring injury but will be all systems go for Thursday’s favorable matchup with the 76ers. Even though this game isn’t the highest projected game of the night, it certainly has the makings of being the highest scoring game of the night. Expect Lillard to return to form against the 76ers. Shabazz Napier will move off the fantasy radar.

 

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2Dalvin Cook (MIN)RB
3Christian McCaffrey (CAR)RB
4Saquon Barkley (NYG)RB
5Nick Chubb (CLE)RB
6DeAndre Hopkins (HOU)WR
7Julio Jones (ATL)WR
8David Johnson (ARI)RB
9Alvin Kamara (NO)RB
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14Derrick Henry (TEN)RB
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16Le'Veon Bell (NYJ)RB
17Austin Ekeler (LAC)RB
18Todd Gurley (LAR)RB
19Keenan Allen (LAC)WR
20Travis Kelce (KC)TE
21Sony Michel (NE)RB
22Amari Cooper (DAL)WR
23James Conner (PIT)RB
24Mike Evans (TB)WR
25Leonard Fournette (JAC)RB
26Michael Thomas (NO)WR
27Mark Ingram (BAL)RB
28JuJu Smith-Schuster (PIT)WR
29Chris Godwin (TB)WR
30Josh Jacobs (OAK)RB
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2Ronald Acuna Jr. (ATL)LF,CF
3Nolan Arenado (COL)3B
4Alex Bregman (HOU)3B,SS
5Mookie Betts (BOS)CF,RF
6Trevor Story (COL)SS
7J.D. Martinez (BOS)LF,RF
8Justin Verlander (HOU)SP
9Trea Turner (WSH)SS
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13Max Scherzer (WSH)SP
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15Xander Bogaerts (BOS)SS
16Bryce Harper (PHI)CF,RF
17Kris Bryant (CHC)3B,RF
18Manny Machado (SD)3B,SS
19Juan Soto (WSH)LF
20Rafael Devers (BOS)3B
21Anthony Rizzo (CHC)1B
22Francisco Lindor (CLE)SS
23Luis Castillo (CIN)SP
24Anthony Rendon (WSH)3B
25Aaron Judge (NYY)RF,DH
26Whit Merrifield (KC)1B,2B
27George Springer (HOU)CF,RF
28Walker Buehler (LAD)SP
29Clayton Kershaw (LAD)SP
30Yordan Alvarez (HOU)LF
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2James Harden (HOU)PG,SG
3Giannis Antetokounmpo (MIL)SF,PF
4Karl-Anthony Towns (MIN)C
5Kevin Durant (BKN)SF,PF
6LeBron James (LAL)SF,PF
7Stephen Curry (GSW)PG,SG
8Nikola Jokic (DEN)PF,C
9Damian Lillard (POR)PG
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12Paul George (LAC)SG,SF
13Kawhi Leonard (LAC)SG,SF
14Joel Embiid (PHI)PF,C
15Chris Paul (OKC)PG
16Jimmy Butler (MIA)SG,SF
17Kyrie Irving (BKN)PG,SG
18Ben Simmons (PHI)PG,SF
19Kemba Walker (BOS)PG
20Jrue Holiday (NOR)PG,SG
21Rudy Gobert (UTH)C
22Andre Drummond (DET)PF,C
23John Wall (WAS)PG
24Donovan Mitchell (UTH)PG,SG
25Kyle Lowry (TOR)PG
26Khris Middleton (MIL)SG,SF
27Bradley Beal (WAS)SG
28Kevin Love (CLE)PF,C
29Draymond Green (GSW)PF,C
30LaMarcus Aldridge (SAS)PF,C
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