NBA Probable Starting Lineups for January 3, 2013

San Antonio @ New York
Spurs:  T. Parker, D. Green, K. Leonard, T. Duncan, T. Splitter
Knicks:  J. Kidd, R. Brewer, C. Anthony, K. Thomas, T. Chandler

 

Minnesota @ Denver
Wolves:  L. Ridnour, A. Shved, A. Kirilenko, K. Love, N. Pekovic
Nuggets:  A. Miller, A. Iguodala, D. Gallinari, K. Faried, (K. Koufos/J. McGee)

NBA Probable Starting Lineups for Wednesday, January 2

Posted 8:30 AM, EST.  Check the @FantasyNBADaily Twitter Feed on the lower right homepage for lineup updates throughout the day.

Portland @ Toronto
Blazers:  D. Lillard, W. Matthews, N. Batum, L. Aldridge, JJ Hickson
Raptors:  (K. Lowry/J. Calderon), D. DeRozan, M. Pietrus, E. Davis, A. Gray

 

Chicago @ Orlando
Bulls:  K. Hinrich, R. Hamilton, L. Deng, C. Boozer, J. Noah
Magic:  J. Nelson, A. Afflalo, M. Harkless, A. Nicholson, N. Vucevic

Jameer Nelson is a gametime decision.  Ish Smith might pick up another start if Nelson and E’Twaun Moore can’t go.

 

Sacramento @ Cleveland
Kings:  (I. Thomas/A. Brooks), F. Garcia, J. Salmons, J. Thompson, D. Cousins
Cavs:  K. Irving, D. Waiters, A. Gee, T. Thompson, A. Varejao

Anderson Varejao is a gametime decision.  Tyler Zeller would get the start if Varejao can’t go.

 

Washington @ Indiana
Wizards:  (G. Temple/J. Crawford), B. Beal, M. Webster, Nene, E. Okafor
Pacers:  G. Hill, P. George, L. Stephenson, D. West, R. Hibbert

 

Memphis @ Boston
Grizzlies:  M. Conley, T. Allen, R. Gay, Z. Randolph, M. Gasol
Celtics:  R. Rondo, J. Terry, P. Pierce, B. Bass, K. Garnett

Rajon Rondo is a gametime decision with a hip injury.

 

Dallas @ Miami
Mavs:  D. Collison, O.J. Mayo, V. Carter, S. Marion, C. Kaman
Heat:  M. Chalmers, D. Wade, L. James, S. Battier, C. Bosh

 

San Antonio @ Milwaukee
Spurs:  T. Parker, D. Green, K. Leonard, T. Duncan, (D. Blair/T. Splitter)
Bucks:  B. Jennings, M. Ellis, M. Daniels, LRM aMoute, L. Sanders

 

New Orleans @ Houston
Hornets:  G. Vasquez, (E. Gordon/A. Rivers), L. Thomas, A. Davis, R. Lopez
Rockets:  J. Lin, J. Harden, C. Parsons, M. Morris, O. Asik

 

Brooklyn @ Oklahoma City
Nets:  D. Williams, J. Johnson, G. Wallace, R. Evans, B. Lopez
Thunder:  R. Westbrook, (T. Sefolosha/K. Martin), K. Durant, S. Ibaka, K. Perkins

 

Minnesota @ Utah
Wolves:  (L. Ridnour/R. Rubio), A. Shved, A. Kirilenko, K. Love, N. Pekovic
Jazz:  J. Tinsley, R. Foye, D. Carroll, P. Millsap, A. Jefferson

Marvin Williams is a gametime decision with knee soreness.

 

Philadelphia @Phoenix
Sixers:  J. Holiday, J. Richardson, D. Wright, T. Young, L. Allen
Suns:  G. Dragic, PJ Tuckery,  J. Dudley, L. Scola, M. Gortat

The Suns lineup is a mess right now, check this one on the Twitter Feed closer to gametime.

 

LA Clippers @ Golden State
Clippers:  C. Paul, (W. Green/J. Crawford), C. Butler, B. Griffin, D. Jordan
Warriors:  S. Curry, K. Thompson, H. Barnes, D. Lee, F. Ezeli

 

Fantasy Basketball Daily News and Notes for January 2, 2013

Hope you guys all had a great Christmas Holiday and enjoyed time with the family.  It’s time to jump back into some fantasy basketball!  On to the fantasy highlights from Tuesday.

 

Dallas 103 @ Washington 94

Dirk Nowitzki is slowly getting back into the grind, 17 minutes and 11 points.  Be patient.
Vince Carter with a start and 23 points in 30 minutes.
Darren Collison led the team with 39 minutes, 15 points and 8 assists.
Shawn Marion is playing a little more PF, 14 rebounds.

Garrett Temple is getting some nice run, might take a flier on him in keeper leagues.
Nene 2 0f 10 shooting for 7 points.
Bradley Beal finally starting to heat up a little, 7 of 16 for 22 points.
Emeka Okafor with a double-double, 14 points and 10 rebounds.
Trevor Ariza is getting close to a return and should get his starting job back.

 

Portland 105 @ New York 100

Nicolas Batum riding a hot streak, 26 points, 6 of 12 from three.
Wesley Matthews back in action, but still a little rusty, 3 of 6 for 8 points.
Damian Lillard leading ROY, 21 points and 6 assists.
JJ Hickson shooting well, 9 of 11 for 18 points.

Amare Stoudemire made his long awaited return, but did nothing, 6 points and 1 rebound.
Carmelo Anthony, 45 points on 24 shots.
Jason Kidd 0 for 5, 0 for 4 from three.
J.R. Smith with a big game off the bench, 28 points and 11 rebounds.

 

Sacramento 97 @ Detroit 103

DeMarcus Cousins double-double, 21 points and 14 boards, but still a headcase.
Marcus Thornton missed with an ankle injury.
Tyreke Evans out with knee problems.
Isaiah Thomas, Aaron Brooks and Jimmer Fredette got just about equal minutes.
Thomas Robinson only 3 minutes.

Austin Daye making the most of his chance, 21 minutes and 13 points.  Worth a waiver wire grab.
Andre Drummond, 21 minutes, 7 points, 11 rebounds and 3 blocks.
Greg Monroe double-double 18 points and 11 rebounds.
Kyle Singler is not fantasy friendly, 33 minutes, just 4 points and 4 rebounds.
Rodney Stuckey missed with an ankle injury.

 

Atlanta 95 @ New Orleans 86

Josh Smith big game, 23 points, 13 rebounds, 7 assists, 3 steals and 4 blocks.
Al Horford 10 of 17 for 20 points, just 4 rebounds.
Kyle Korver 4 of 7 from three.
Lou Williams off night, 4 of 13 for 9 points.  He did have 7 assists.
Jeff Teague just 2 of 8 for 4 points, 8 assists.

Anthony Davis 9 points, 13 rebounds and 4 blocks.
Eric Gordon came off the bench and hogged 17 shots in only 24 minutes.
Ryan Anderson 5 of 10 from three, 23 points.
Greivis Vasquez just missed a triple-double, 17 points, 10 assists and 9 rebounds.
AF Aminu only 5 minutes, his fantasy run may be over.

 

LA Clippers 78 @ Denver 98

Willie Green 1 of 9 for 2 points.
Blake Griffin subpar game, 12 points and 9 rebounds.
DeAndre Jordan double-double, 11 points and 11 rebounds, 3 blocks.
Jamal Crawford off night, 2 of 11 for 9 points.  0 for 5 from three.

Kenneth Faried double-double, 14 points and 11 rebounds.
Ty Lawson out with an achilles injury.
Andre Miller 41 minutes, 11 points and 11 assists.  Nice waiver grab with Lawson out.
Andre Iguodala decent line, 12 points, 7 rebounds, 8 assists, 2 steals.
Danilo Gallinari 3 of 7 from three, 17 points.

 

Philadelphia 103 @ LA Lakers 99

Jrue Holiday 26 points and 10 assists.
Evan Turner continues to look great, 22 points and 13 rebounds.
Jason Richardson 1 0f 6 from three, 9 points.
Spencer Hawes with a little fantasy value, 13 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 blocks.

Pau Gasol bad shooting night, 2 of 12 for 11 points.
Dwight Howard 1 for 7, 7 points.
Steve Nash managed 36 minutes, 12 points and 10 assists.
Kobe 36 points on 29 shots.

Merry Christmas! Posting Schedule for this Week

I’m not going to be doing much posting this week.  Everyone is off work and out of school and more family coming in later in the week, so I figured I’d just take the whole week off and come back strong January 2nd.  Hope you guys all have a Merry Christmas and a great New Year.  See you next Tuesday.

NBA Probable Starting Lineups for Friday, December 21

Orlando @ Toronto
Magic:  J. Nelson, A. Afflalo, M. Harkless, (A. Nicholson/J. McRoberts), N. Vucevic
Raptors:  J. Calderon, D. DeRozan, M. Pietrus, E. Davis, J. Valanciunas

Glen Davis is out 4-6 weeks with a shoulder injury.

 

Atlanta @ Philadelphia
Hawks:  J. Teague, K. Korver, D. Stevenson, J. Smith, A. Horford
Sixers:  J. Holiday, J. Richardson, E. Turner, T. Young, (K. Brown/L. Allen)

Evan Turner is a gametime decision.  Look for Dorell Wright to get the start if Turner can’t go.

Devin Harris is out.

 

Milwaukee @ Boston
Bucks:  B. Jennings, M. Ellis, M. Daniels, LRM aMoute, L. Sanders
Celtics:  R. Rondo, (C.Lee/J. Terry), P. Pierce, B. Bass, K. Perkins

 

Chicago @ New York
Bulls:  K. Hinrich, M. Belinelli, L. Deng, C. Boozer, J. Noah
Knicks:  R. Felton, J. Kidd, R. Brewer, C. Anthony, T. Chandler

 

Washington @ Detroit
Wizards:  (S. Livingston/J. Crawford), B. Beal, M. Webster, C. Singleton, E. Okafor
Pistons:  B. Knight, (K. Singler/R. Stuckey), T. Prince, G. Monroe, J. Maxiell

 

Indiana @ Cleveland
Pacers:  G. Hill, P. George, G. Green, D. West, R. Hibbert
Cavs:  K. Irving, D. Waiters, A. Gee, T. Thompson, (A. Varejao/T. Zeller)

Anderson Varejao missed his last game, so check his gametime status tonight.

 

Dallas @ Memphis
Mavs:  D. Collison, OJ Mayo, S. Marion, D. Jones, C. Kaman
Grizzlies:  M. Conley, T. Allen, R. Gay, Z. Randolph, M. Gasol

 

New Orleans @ San Antonio
Hornets:  G. Vasquez, A. Rivers, A. Aminu, (A. Davis/R. Anderson), R. Lopez
Spurs:  T. Parker, G. Neal, D. Green, T. Duncan, T. Splitter

 

Sacramento @ LA Clippers
Kings:  (I. Thomas/A. Brooks), (F. Garcia/M. Thornton), J. Salmons, J. Thompson, D. Cousins
Clippers:  C. Paul, (W. Green/J. Crawford), C. Butler, B. Griffin, D. Jordan

 

Charlotte @ Golden State
Bobcats:  K. Walker, G. Henderson, M. Kidd-Gilchrist, B. Mullens, B. Biyombo
Warriors:  S. Curry, K. Thompson, H. Barnes, D. Lee, F. Ezeli