NBA DFS First Look: Tuesday, January 24th - Sortable Odds, Salaries, Stats

The NBA DFS First Look is complete with sortable NBA odds, implied team totals, player statistics, and NBA projected starters to help you get an early start on the upcoming slate.

NBA Schedule & Vegas Lines

Road Team Home Team Favorite Spread Game Total Road Total Home Total Time (ET)
Chicago Bulls Indiana Pacers CHI -2.0 234.5 118.3 116.3 7:00 PM
Boston Celtics Miami Heat MIA -3.0 217.5 107.3 110.3 7:30 PM
Cleveland Cavaliers New York Knicks CLE -3.5 220.5 112.0 108.5 7:30 PM
Denver Nuggets New Orleans Pelicans DEN -1.0 231.0 116.0 115.0 8:00 PM
Washington Wizards Dallas Mavericks DAL -7.0 226.0 109.5 116.5 8:30 PM
Charlotte Hornets Phoenix Suns PHO -6.5 227.0 110.3 116.8 9:00 PM
Los Angeles Clippers Los Angeles Lakers LAC -5.0 230.0 117.5 112.5 10:00 PM

Implied Totals, Team Stats, and Pace of Play

Offense Line Total PPG +/- O-Rating Pace Opp. D-Rating Pace P-Pace
Chicago Bulls -2.0 118.3 114.7 3.6 112.9 100.5 IND 114.2 102.1 101.3
Los Angeles Clippers -5.0 117.5 109.7 7.8 111.1 98.3 LAL 113.8 102.4 100.3
Phoenix Suns -6.5 116.8 112.6 4.2 113.4 98.7 CHA 116.0 101.3 100.0
Dallas Mavericks -7.0 116.5 112.6 3.9 115.1 96.3 WAS 113.4 99.5 97.9
Indiana Pacers 2.0 116.3 115.0 1.3 112.3 102.1 CHI 112.9 100.5 101.3
Denver Nuggets -1.0 116.0 117.2 -1.2 118.0 99.0 NOP 111.4 100.5 99.8
New Orleans Pelicans 1.0 115.0 116.0 -1.0 113.9 100.5 DEN 113.4 99.0 99.8
Los Angeles Lakers 5.0 112.5 117.1 -4.6 113.3 102.4 LAC 112.0 98.3 100.3
Cleveland Cavaliers -3.5 112.0 111.7 0.3 114.2 96.3 NYK 113.2 98.0 97.2
Miami Heat -3.0 110.3 108.6 1.7 111.0 97.1 BOS 110.9 100.0 98.6
Charlotte Hornets 6.5 110.3 112.4 -2.2 109.3 101.3 PHO 112.6 98.7 100.0
Washington Wizards 7.0 109.5 112.5 -3.0 112.5 99.5 DAL 114.9 96.3 97.9
New York Knicks 3.5 108.5 114.3 -5.8 115.0 98.0 CLE 109.7 96.3 97.2
Boston Celtics 3.0 107.3 118.1 -10.9 117.0 100.0 MIA 111.0 97.1 98.6

Point Guard (Projected Starters)

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Ayo Dosunmu CHI 118.3 $3,700 PG $4,200 PG/SG 27.7 19.2 3.8 15% -4% 0.69 -0.07 0.69 -0.06 IND
Terance Mann LAC 117.5 $4,500 PG/SF $5,200 SG/SF 22.6 17.7 -1.0 15% 2% 0.78 -0.20 0.78 -0.23 LAL
Chris Paul PHO 116.8 $7,500 PG $8,200 PG 31.3 35.1 7.0 20% 7% 1.12 0.30 1.10 0.28 CHA
Luka Doncic DAL 116.5 $12,600 PG $11,900 PG/SG 37.5 63.1 1.2 37% -2% 1.68 -0.31 1.61 -0.35 WAS
T.J. McConnell IND 116.3 $6,100 PG $6,600 PG/SG 18.6 19.5 9.2 17% -1% 1.05 0.08 1.05 0.00 CHI
Jamal Murray DEN 116.0 $7,000 PG $8,100 PG/SG 32.1 35.2 1.6 25% 1% 1.10 0.34 1.06 0.32 NOP
CJ McCollum NOP 115.0 $8,200 PG $8,100 PG/SG 35.1 38.9 -0.5 27% 4% 1.11 -0.16 1.07 -0.18 DEN
Dennis Schroder LAL 112.5 $5,500 PG $6,200 SG/PG 29.9 22.9 2.0 18% 1% 0.77 0.32 0.74 0.37 LAC
Darius Garland CLE 112.0 $8,700 PG $8,600 SG/PG 36.1 40.1 2.0 27% 1% 1.11 0.24 1.06 0.25 NYK
Kyle Lowry MIA 110.3 $4,800 PG $5,900 PG 34.1 29.8 -9.8 17% -3% 0.87 0.05 0.85 0.07 BOS
LaMelo Ball CHA 110.3 $9,800 PG $9,200 PG 34.2 46.4 -13.7 30% 8% 1.36 -0.39 1.27 -0.43 PHO
Monte Morris WAS 109.5 $5,000 PG $5,600 PG 28.5 25.1 0.2 15% 0% 0.88 0.27 0.87 0.26 DAL
Jalen Brunson NYK 108.5 $8,000 PG $8,400 PG/SG 34.2 38.7 3.1 26% 0% 1.13 -0.06 1.10 -0.02 CLE
Derrick White BOS 107.3 $5,400 PG/SG $5,700 PG/SG 26.1 22.4 -1.8 16% 2% 0.86 -0.13 0.88 -0.10 MIA

Shooting Guard (Projected Starters)

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Zach LaVine CHI 118.3 $9,200 SG/SF $8,200 SG/SF 35.7 38.8 1.2 28% 0% 1.09 0.09 1.04 0.13 IND
Paul George LAC 117.5 $8,600 SG/SF $8,300 SG/SF 33.7 42.2 -0.8 30% -6% 1.25 -0.09 1.21 -0.09 LAL
Mikal Bridges PHO 116.8 $7,200 SF $7,800 SG/SF 36.4 31.6 3.5 18% 6% 0.87 0.19 0.88 0.17 CHA
Spencer Dinwiddie DAL 116.5 $6,500 PG/SG $7,000 PG/SG 33.9 31.0 1.4 21% 5% 0.92 0.03 0.89 0.01 WAS
Andrew Nembhard IND 116.3 $4,900 PG/SG $5,200 SG/PG 27.3 20.4 -2.8 15% 7% 0.75 0.17 0.73 0.16 CHI
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN 116.0 $4,600 SG $5,100 SG/SF 31.5 22.1 1.2 14% -2% 0.70 -0.10 0.70 -0.07 NOP
Trey Murphy NOP 115.0 $5,100 SG/SF $5,300 SF 29.1 23.4 5.2 15% -1% 0.81 -0.10 0.81 -0.09 DEN
Patrick Beverley LAL 112.5 $3,500 PG/SG $4,100 PG/SG 26.4 16.5 -0.5 10% -3% 0.63 -0.12 0.64 -0.10 LAC
Donovan Mitchell CLE 112.0 $8,800 PG/SG $8,400 SG/PG 36.1 44.5 31% 1.23 1.19 NYK
Tyler Herro MIA 110.3 $6,800 PG/SG $7,400 SG/SF 34.8 37.8 -4.9 25% 4% 1.09 -0.01 1.03 0.00 BOS
Terry Rozier CHA 110.3 $7,700 PG/SG $8,500 SG/PG 35.7 36.7 1.7 26% 4% 1.03 0.16 0.99 0.19 PHO
Bradley Beal WAS 109.5 $7,300 SG $8,000 SG 33.2 37.3 -5.0 27% -5% 1.12 0.03 1.11 0.01 DAL
Quentin Grimes NYK 108.5 $4,500 SG/SF $4,800 SG/SF 29.3 20.7 -2.4 14% 2% 0.71 0.00 0.70 -0.04 CLE
Jaylen Brown BOS 107.3 $9,400 SG/SF $8,700 SF/SG 35.8 43.9 4.3 31% -3% 1.23 -0.20 1.19 -0.21 MIA

Small Forward (Projected Starters)

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
DeMar DeRozan CHI 118.3 $9,000 SF/PF $8,800 SG/SF 36.1 42.2 1.4 28% 0% 1.17 0.04 1.18 0.06 IND
Kawhi Leonard LAC 117.5 $10,100 SF/PF $9,600 SF/PF 30.8 36.7 7.7 27% 1% 1.19 0.18 1.19 0.16 LAL
Cameron Johnson PHO 116.8 $5,100 SF/PF $5,200 SF/PF 25.4 24.5 0.3 20% 1% 0.96 0.05 0.97 0.06 CHA
Tim Hardaway DAL 116.5 $5,600 SF $5,500 SG/SF 29.6 23.5 2.7 21% 2% 0.79 0.06 0.76 0.08 WAS
Buddy Hield IND 116.3 $6,200 SG/SF $6,500 SG/SF 31.7 31.3 -5.3 21% -2% 0.99 -0.10 0.94 -0.10 CHI
Michael Porter DEN 116.0 $5,300 SF $6,100 PF/SF 28.9 28.0 -2.1 21% -4% 0.97 -0.09 0.94 -0.05 NOP
Herb Jones NOP 115.0 $4,300 SF $5,500 SG/SF 27.8 22.0 -3.2 16% -1% 0.79 0.20 0.83 0.24 DEN
Troy Brown LAL 112.5 $3,800 SF/PF $4,400 SF 23.6 15.3 3.6 12% 1% 0.65 0.08 0.65 0.10 LAC
Isaac Okoro CLE 112.0 $3,700 SG/SF $4,400 SF/SG 19.7 12.6 6.7 12% -1% 0.64 0.14 0.67 0.16 NYK
Caleb Martin MIA 110.3 $4,100 SF $4,400 SF/SG 31.2 21.7 0.3 14% 0% 0.69 -0.19 0.70 -0.19 BOS
Gordon Hayward CHA 110.3 $5,100 SG/SF $5,400 SF/SG 31.9 26.5 -7.3 19% 1% 0.83 0.05 0.81 0.10 PHO
Deni Avdija WAS 109.5 $4,000 SF $5,000 SF/PF 25.8 21.7 -3.2 15% 1% 0.84 -0.10 0.84 -0.08 DAL
RJ Barrett NYK 108.5 $7,000 SF $7,200 SF/SG 34.7 32.5 4.5 25% 1% 0.94 0.02 0.89 0.01 CLE
Jayson Tatum BOS 107.3 $11,100 SF/PF $11,200 PF/SF 37.1 52.9 5.8 32% -2% 1.42 -0.04 1.38 -0.06 MIA

Power Forward (Projected Starters)

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Patrick Williams CHI 118.3 $4,700 SF/PF $5,200 SF/PF 29.2 20.7 1.8 15% -1% 0.71 0.18 0.71 0.16 IND
Marcus Morris LAC 117.5 $4,700 PF $4,800 PF/SF 29.3 23.9 -1.5 19% 0% 0.82 -0.14 0.80 -0.15 LAL
Torrey Craig PHO 116.8 $4,700 PF $5,000 SF/PF 25.5 20.5 0.3 13% -2% 0.80 -0.10 0.81 -0.09 CHA
Dorian Finney-Smith DAL 116.5 $4,200 SF/PF $4,700 SF/PF 31.7 18.6 0.8 12% -1% 0.59 0.04 0.59 0.03 WAS
Aaron Nesmith IND 116.3 $3,800 SF/PF $4,500 SF/PF 23.4 18.6 0.4 17% 2% 0.79 -0.19 0.79 -0.23 CHI
Aaron Gordon DEN 116.0 $6,700 PF $7,300 PF/C 30.1 32.2 2.4 21% 5% 1.07 -0.07 1.07 -0.09 NOP
Naji Marshall NOP 115.0 $5,300 SF/PF $6,000 SF 25.1 20.8 6.8 17% 4% 0.83 -0.07 0.82 -0.09 DEN
LeBron James LAL 112.5 $11,500 PF/C $11,100 SF/PF 36.2 53.9 0.1 32% 2% 1.49 0.08 1.45 0.13 LAC
Evan Mobley CLE 112.0 $6,900 PF/C $7,100 PF/C 34.2 33.7 3.7 19% 8% 0.99 0.14 1.00 0.10 NYK
Jimmy Butler MIA 110.3 $7,600 PF $8,600 SF/PF 33.9 41.4 -5.1 24% -5% 1.22 -0.20 1.25 -0.17 BOS
PJ Washington CHA 110.3 $6,300 PF $6,900 PF/C 32.4 28.6 1.5 19% -3% 0.88 0.03 0.89 0.06 PHO
Kyle Kuzma WAS 109.5 $7,900 SF/PF $8,300 SF/PF 35.2 39.3 0.9 27% 3% 1.12 0.28 1.05 0.23 DAL
Julius Randle NYK 108.5 $10,000 PF $9,900 PF/C 35.6 47.1 -0.7 28% 0% 1.32 0.13 1.25 0.12 CLE
Grant Williams BOS 107.3 $4,900 SF/PF $5,400 PF 27.5 19.9 -3.7 12% 8% 0.72 0.02 0.72 -0.01 MIA

Center (Projected Starters)

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Nikola Vucevic CHI 118.3 $8,900 C $8,500 C 33.8 40.2 3.9 21% 4% 1.19 0.33 1.16 0.34 IND
Ivica Zubac LAC 117.5 $5,600 C $6,400 C 29.2 27.7 -1.1 15% 4% 0.95 0.11 0.96 0.06 LAL
Bismack Biyombo PHO 116.8 $3,600 C $4,600 C 14.1 13.0 6.8 14% 1% 0.92 0.09 0.99 0.06 CHA
Dwight Powell DAL 116.5 $3,600 C $3,900 C/PF 18.1 13.0 7.3 12% -3% 0.72 -0.13 0.74 -0.15 WAS
Myles Turner IND 116.3 $7,100 C $8,100 C/PF 29.7 35.2 -3.4 21% -1% 1.19 0.06 1.22 0.12 CHI
Nikola Jokic DEN 116.0 $11,600 C $11,600 C 33.3 58.6 -2.1 27% 7% 1.76 0.46 1.69 0.37 NOP
Jonas Valanciunas NOP 115.0 $6,900 C $7,500 C 25.2 31.5 0.8 24% 5% 1.25 0.11 1.20 0.09 DEN
Thomas Bryant LAL 112.5 $5,700 C $6,800 C 22.2 25.4 2.3 19% -1% 1.14 0.13 1.14 0.13 LAC
Jarrett Allen CLE 112.0 $6,400 C $7,600 C/PF 33.0 32.2 -1.4 16% -1% 0.97 -0.12 1.00 -0.08 NYK
Bam Adebayo MIA 110.3 $8,100 C $8,700 C/PF 34.9 41.8 -1.6 26% -3% 1.20 -0.04 1.19 -0.03 BOS
Mason Plumlee CHA 110.3 $6,800 C $7,900 C 28.3 32.3 0.0 15% 4% 1.14 0.24 1.14 0.26 PHO
Daniel Gafford WAS 109.5 $4,300 C $5,800 C 17.1 17.8 4.1 15% 2% 1.04 -0.06 1.09 -0.08 DAL
Jericho Sims NYK 108.5 $3,900 PF/C $5,000 C 13.6 11.6 13.9 9% -1% 0.86 -0.07 0.89 -0.06 CLE
Robert Williams BOS 107.3 $5,800 C $5,800 PF/C 21.7 23.3 -0.5 11% 1% 1.07 0.07 1.12 0.01 MIA

Notable Bench Players

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Alex Caruso CHI 118.3 $4,000 PG/SG $5,800 PG/SG 24.5 19.3 2.6 11% 2% 0.79 0.33 0.84 0.41 IND
Coby White CHI 118.3 $4,100 PG/SG $4,900 PG/SG 21.1 16.8 0.5 16% 1% 0.79 0.14 0.78 0.16 IND
Derrick Jones CHI 118.3 $3,400 PF/C $3,900 SF/PF 15.2 12.2 3.0 14% 2% 0.80 0.02 0.85 0.02 IND
Norman Powell LAC 117.5 $5,900 SG/SF $6,600 SF/SG 25.6 25.1 3.4 25% 1% 0.98 0.23 0.96 0.18 LAL
Nicolas Batum LAC 117.5 $3,600 PF/C $4,500 SF/PF 22.1 17.0 2.6 11% -2% 0.77 -0.08 0.78 -0.10 LAL
Reggie Jackson LAC 117.5 $3,400 PG $4,100 PG 26.5 20.7 -7.3 21% 8% 0.78 0.08 0.74 0.05 LAL
Damion Lee PHO 116.8 $4,200 SG/SF $4,400 SG 22.6 17.2 3.4 15% 2% 0.76 -0.15 0.72 -0.17 CHA
Josh Okogie PHO 116.8 $3,400 SF $4,200 SF/SG 13.0 12.6 10.8 18% 5% 0.97 0.31 0.99 0.30 CHA
Saben Lee PHO 116.8 $3,500 PG $4,000 PG 16.9 15.2 5.8 19% -1% 0.90 -0.05 0.86 -0.07 CHA
Reggie Bullock DAL 116.5 $3,500 SF/PF $4,600 SG/SF 29.5 14.8 2.5 9% 2% 0.50 0.16 0.50 0.16 WAS
Josh Green DAL 116.5 $3,100 SF $4,100 SG 20.8 13.9 4.7 13% 3% 0.67 -0.09 0.67 -0.12 WAS
Davis Bertans DAL 116.5 $3,000 PF $3,700 SF 10.7 7.1 -3.2 15% -6% 0.66 0.11 0.62 0.13 WAS
Bennedict Mathurin IND 116.3 $5,400 SG/SF $5,300 SG/SF 28.3 25.6 2.2 25% -3% 0.90 -0.11 0.87 -0.09 CHI
Chris Duarte IND 116.3 $3,400 SG/SF $3,900 SF 17.6 12.7 1.1 19% 0% 0.72 0.21 0.69 0.24 CHI
Oshae Brissett IND 116.3 $3,100 PF $3,900 SF 16.4 12.8 0.2 15% 3% 0.78 0.00 0.79 0.02 CHI
Bruce Brown DEN 116.0 $5,200 SG/SF $5,900 SF/SG 28.8 25.5 2.9 16% 2% 0.89 0.10 0.89 0.10 NOP
Zeke Nnaji DEN 116.0 $4,000 C $4,800 PF/C 12.7 9.4 10.6 14% -3% 0.74 0.13 0.75 0.14 NOP
Bones Hyland DEN 116.0 $4,300 PG/SG $4,300 PG 19.7 22.0 -6.8 28% -5% 1.11 -0.37 1.06 -0.34 NOP
Jose Alvarado NOP 115.0 $4,800 PG $4,800 PG 21.8 19.7 3.8 19% 2% 0.90 -0.20 0.90 -0.23 DEN
Larry Nance NOP 115.0 $4,000 PF/C $5,100 PF/C 22.5 20.8 1.1 12% -2% 0.93 0.02 0.98 0.07 DEN
Dyson Daniels NOP 115.0 $4,200 SG/SF $4,600 PG 20.3 15.0 11.2 11% 4% 0.74 0.04 0.76 0.02 DEN
Russell Westbrook LAL 112.5 $8,300 PG $8,000 PG 28.7 38.2 0.8 27% 2% 1.33 -0.16 1.27 -0.15 LAC
Wenyen Gabriel LAL 112.5 $4,400 PF/C $4,400 PF 16.1 14.4 3.0 14% 1% 0.89 -0.27 0.93 -0.31 LAC
Max Christie LAL 112.5 $3,200 SG/SF $3,700 SG 14.4 8.3 4.7 10% -2% 0.58 0.00 0.57 0.04 LAC
Caris LeVert CLE 112.0 $5,700 SG/SF $5,700 SG/SF 31.0 25.3 2.7 19% 6% 0.82 0.26 0.80 0.24 NYK
Kevin Love CLE 112.0 $3,600 PF/C $4,300 PF/C 20.2 21.5 -4.1 19% -2% 1.07 -0.18 1.00 -0.19 NYK
Ricky Rubio CLE 112.0 $3,500 PG $4,000 PG 14.2 12.5 1.3 19% 5% 0.88 0.24 0.87 0.28 NYK
Victor Oladipo MIA 110.3 $5,200 PG/SG $6,100 SG/PG 28.9 25.8 0.0 19% -1% 0.89 -0.02 0.90 -0.02 BOS
Gabe Vincent MIA 110.3 $3,800 PG/SG $4,900 PG/SG 25.2 18.4 -1.5 18% 5% 0.73 0.01 0.71 -0.04 BOS
Max Strus MIA 110.3 $4,000 SG/SF $5,300 SG/SF 30.5 23.2 -8.8 18% -1% 0.76 0.01 0.73 -0.03 BOS
Jalen McDaniels CHA 110.3 $5,200 SF/PF $5,800 PF/SF 26.9 23.6 2.1 17% -2% 0.88 -0.04 0.89 0.01 PHO
Dennis Smith Jr. CHA 110.3 $4,600 PG $5,400 PG 25.9 23.0 2.4 17% 2% 0.89 0.02 0.93 -0.02 PHO
Mark Williams CHA 110.3 $3,200 C $4,700 C 13.9 17.5 4.4 19% 1% 1.26 0.19 1.35 0.33 PHO
Corey Kispert WAS 109.5 $3,100 SG $4,200 SF 27.5 16.9 -8.1 13% -3% 0.61 -0.12 0.59 -0.14 DAL
Delon Wright WAS 109.5 $4,200 PG $5,100 PG/SG 20.6 20.4 3.9 13% 0% 0.99 0.29 1.07 0.28 DAL
Taj Gibson WAS 109.5 $3,000 C $4,100 C 9.8 7.9 0.8 16% -5% 0.81 -0.41 0.84 -0.51 DAL
Isaiah Hartenstein NYK 108.5 $3,200 C $4,200 PF/C 18.4 15.8 -3.7 12% -2% 0.86 -0.08 0.90 -0.02 CLE
Obi Toppin NYK 108.5 $3,300 PF/C $3,700 PF 15.7 14.1 -2.1 18% -2% 0.90 0.11 0.88 0.09 CLE
Miles McBride NYK 108.5 $3,000 PG/SG $3,800 PG 13.3 7.5 -1.0 13% 1% 0.56 0.16 0.57 0.12 CLE
Payton Pritchard BOS 107.3 $3,700 PG $4,100 PG/SG 11.8 8.8 16.5 19% -7% 0.74 -0.11 0.70 -0.11 MIA
Luke Kornet BOS 107.3 $3,400 C $3,700 PF 11.7 10.5 -1.5 11% 1% 0.90 -0.18 0.95 -0.22 MIA
Sam Hauser BOS 107.3 $3,000 SF/PF $3,600 SF 14.7 11.4 4.2 14% 6% 0.77 0.31 0.74 0.31 MIA

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