The Week Ahead: Week 17

ICYMI, here are several notable columns written by the Rotoworld Hoops crew throughout the week:

Michael Gallagher goes deep on fantasy winners and losers from the trade deadline.

Jonas Nader details several potential waiver additions.

Matt Stroup takes a look at some of the fallout from the trade deadline. Stroup also live-blogged during the deadline.

Ryan Knaus evaluates the consistency of players at the guard position.

Tommy Beer analyzes the four-team trade that went down prior to the deadline.

Dr. A dishes out a few buy-low and sell-high options.

Lastly, check out our injury report for details on the injuries around the league.

Now, here’s the Week 17 slate!

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Week 17 Schedule: Games Played


1 game:  CHI, CLE, HOU, MEM, NYK, PHI

This week is light on games due to the All-Star break starting on Friday. The break ends on Thursday Feb. 20 with six games on that day.

NBA Streaming Schedule:

Monday (9 games): Wolves @ Raptors, Hawks @ Magic, Kings @ Bucks, Suns @ Lakers, Nets @ Pacers, Heat @ Warriors, Hornets @ Pistons, Spurs @ Nuggets, Jazz @ Mavs

Tuesday (5 games): Bulls @ Wizards, Clippers @ 76ers, Spurs @ Thunder, Blazers @ Pelicans, Celtics @ Rockets

Wednesday (11 games): Heat @ Jazz, Warriors @ Suns, Pistons @ Magic, Wizards @ Knicks, Hornets @ Wolves, Blazers @ Grizzlies, Bucks @ Pacers, Lakers @ Nuggets, Kings @ Mavs, Hawks @ Cavs, Raptors @ Nets

Thursday (2 games): Thunder @ Pelicans, Clippers @ Celtics

The All-Star break begins on Friday, creating a short week for fantasy purposes. Most head-to-head leagues will span this week and next week, though.


Sunday (2/09)-Monday: Hawks, Heat, Jazz

Monday-Tuesday: Spurs

Tuesday-Wednesday: Wizards, Blazers

Wednesday-Thursday: none

Three games in four days:

Monday-Thursday: none

Daily Streaming Options:

All players listed are owned in 50% or fewer in Yahoo! leagues. Make sure you check out Jonas Nader‘s list of potential waiver wire finds.

Some players are filtering in and out of this due to the trade deadline. We should have a better picture of how things will shake out after the All-Star break.

Monday (9 games)

Players to stream: Malik Beasley, Josh Okogie, Juancho Hernangomez, Terence Davis, Dewayne Dedmon, De’Andre Hunter, Michael Carter-Williams, Harry Giles, Donte DiVincenzo, Dwight Howard, Danny Green, JaVale McGee, Rajon Rondo, Avery Bradley, Taurean Prince, Garrett Temple, Justin Holiday, Doug McDermott, T.J. McConnell, Tyler Herro (if healthy), Duncan Robinson, Derrick Jones Jr., Kelly Olynyk, Eric Paschall, Damion Lee, Marquese Chriss, Ky Bowman, Cody Zeller, P.J. Washington, Malik Monk, Reggie Jackson, Bruce Brown, Langston Galloway, John Henson, Derrick White, Patty Mills, Trey Lyles, Monte Morris, Jordan Clarkson, Maxi Kleber, Delon Wright, Tim Hardaway Jr., Dorian Finney-Smith, Jalen Brunson, Seth Curry

Tuesday (5 games)

Players to stream: Coby White, Luke Kornet, Chandler Hutchison, Ryan Arcidiacono, Rui Hachimura, Ish Smith, Troy Brown Jr., Shabazz Napier, Ivica Zubac, Landry Shamet, JaMychal Green, Alec Burks, Furkan Korkmaz, Derrick White, Patty Mills, Trey Lyles, Nerlens Noel, Gary Trent Jr., Josh Hart, Daniel Theis (if healthy), Grant Williams, Brad Wanamaker, Danuel House, Ben McLemore, Austin Rivers

Thursday (2 games)

Players to stream: Nerlens Noel, Darius Bazley, Luguentz Dort, Josh Hart, Nicolo Melli, E’Twaun Moore, Ivica Zubac, Landry Shamet, JaMychal Green, Daniel Theis (if healthy), Grant Williams, Brad Wanamaker

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