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Spencer Dinwiddie led the Nets to a 110-105 win over the Hawks on Friday with 20 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds.

He also added a steal, three triples and three turnovers in 30 minutes, and he carried the Nets down the stretch -- he went coast-to-coast to hit the go-ahead layup and knocked down a pair of free throws with nine seconds left to seal the deal. He's becoming a star right before our eyes and the Nets will figure out a way to make sure he stays relevant when D'Angelo Russell comes back -- coach Kenny Atkinson said he's considering starting them together.
Jan 12 - 10:53 PM

It remains unclear if Russell Westbrook (right knee) will be ready to go for Tuesday's regular-season opener against the Warriors.

"Every day he’s done a little bit more, but they want to evaluate after he does workouts to see how he’s feeling," said head coach Billy Donovan after Monday's practice. Considering that there's yet to be any mention of Westbrook getting through full-contact, 5-on-5 work at practice, we don't anticipate him being cleared for the season-opener.
Oct 15 - 2:17 PM

Dwight Howard (back) practiced in full on Monday.

This was the first time Howard has got through a full practice since camp opened up in September, so while he may not be where he needs to be conditioning-wise, it now seems like there's a real chance he could be cleared in time for Thursday's regular-season opener vs. Miami. Once D12 gets back, Ian Mahinmi will lose most of his value.
Oct 15 - 2:09 PM

Gordon Hayward will be limited to 25-30 minutes for the first couple weeks according to coach Brad Stevens.

We knew he'd have some restrictions, but now fantasy owners have a number to work with. You should still start him in season-long leagues, but DFS owners know what to do here. Look for the Celtics to use a committee approach to soak up a few of Hayward's minutes.
Oct 15 - 2:07 PM

Jamal Crawford has agreed to a one-year deal with the Suns.

As reported yesterday, the deal will be for the veteran's minimum. Crawford can still put points up in a hurry at age 38, but his defense has been a disaster in recent years. He has a good shot at minutes, but standard-league owners should look elsewhere.
Oct 15 - 1:44 PM

Hawks coach Lloyd Pierce confirmed that Trae Young will be his opening night starter.

It's no real surprise as Jeremy Lin clearly wasn't himself yet. Barring a surprise, this should be Young's job for the duration of the season. He'll be a great source of points, dimes and triples late in drafts, but beware of his FG% and turnovers.
Oct 15 - 1:31 PM

Myles Turner said he's all good after tweaking his left ankle on Monday.

He picked up an ankle injury a couple days ago, went through most of Monday's practice and tweaked it at the end. He was seen sitting down in a chair with his ankle taped at the end of practice, but we will take his word for it that it's not serious. Domantas Sabonis would see a significant bump in value if Turner's ankle forces him to miss any time.
Oct 15 - 1:11 PM

Devin Booker (hand) has been cleared for full-contact, 5-on-5 work.

"He looked good," Suns coach Igor Kokoskov said after Saturday’s practice. "As we all know, on any level that you play, when you’re recovering from something, an injury, there’s some kind of hesitation when it comes to the contact, but I don’t see that in Book." Booker's initial timetable would have had him missing the first 2-3 games of the season, but with how much progress he's made, it seems there's a reasonable chance he'll be out there on opening night.
Oct 14 - 6:39 PM

Steve Kerr said that Draymond Green (sore left knee) will likely be working with a minutes limit for the first few games of the season.

Green missed the first few weeks of camp with the sore knee, but he was able to get out there for the final two preseason games and he'll be good to go for opening night. Green's conditioning isn't quite where it needs to be right now, and while the sore knee doesn't seem like a major issue, it's pretty obvious that Golden State will be extremely cautious with their main guys throughout the regular-season. That potential for random rest makes Green a slightly risky, early-round target.
Oct 14 - 4:06 PM

Jonas Valanciunas said he's fine with coming off the bench for certain matchups.

Nick Nurse has said on numerous occasions that he'll be mixing and matching the starting five based on the lineup, so both Serge Ibaka and JV could come off the bench at various points throughout the season. "It's actually better for all of us. He's [playing] the match-ups," said JV. "It's not like if you're not starting you're not going to get your minutes in... I'll make sure I hear my name. [Whether] I start or not, I'll make sure I hear my name."
Oct 14 - 3:54 PM

Billy Donovan was non-committal when discussing Russell Westbrook's (knee) status for the regular-season opener on Wednesday.

Westbrook continues to make progress in his recovery from the September arthroscopic knee procedure, but he's still not taking contact, so it seems unlikely that he'll be good to go by Wednesday. The knee issue has caused Westbrook to dip down to the second round, so he could be a nice value pick if he's able to get back to the court relatively soon, without issue.
Oct 14 - 3:09 PM

Tim Hardaway Jr. (left wrist) left Friday's preseason finale, but returned to practice on Sunday.

Hardaway Jr. will have a ton of shots available to him this season, so the Knicks were likely just being cautious with him. THJ is worth a look in the middle rounds due to volume, even if won't be the most efficient player.
Oct 14 - 2:30 PM




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