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DraftKings NBA Lineup Advice: Wednesday (2/12)
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by Sulman Haque
Feb 12, 2020

Paying up for Young makes plenty of sense this evening

Let’s take a look at tonight’s slate it offers us 11 games in which to choose players from. As we head into the all-star break there is a good chance there will be a good number of players getting the night off. A few key matchups to watch are the Hawks vs the Cavaliers, Blazers vs Grizzlies and Warriors vs Suns. The lock of the night is Trae Young who should have a monster game against the Cavaliers.

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Guards

Trae Young (G – ATL): $10,400 @ CLE
Young over his last 5 games has averaged 50.2 fantasy points and faces the 29th ranked defensive team in the NBA, the Cavaliers tonight. The Cavaliers also give up the most fantasy points to opposing point guards. Young should have another monster night against the lowly Cavaliers. He should easily give you close to 70 fantasy points tonight.

Ja Morant (G – MEM): $7,500 vs. POR
Morant over his last 4 games has averaged 34.8 fantasy points and is coming off a recent triple-double. He faces the Trail Blazers who are ranked 27th in the NBA in defensive rating. The Trail Blazers also give up the 2nd most fantasy points to opposing point guards. Morant should easily come close to another triple-double tonight and give you close to 55 fantasy points.  

 

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