/Daily fantasy basketball: Get your Boogie on despite the tough matchup

Daily fantasy basketball: Get your Boogie on despite the tough matchup

(Kelley L Cox, USA TODAY Sports)

(Kelley L Cox, USA TODAY Sports)

Tip-off

FantasyScore social iconInjury update: Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson (back) is questionable tonight, and center Andrew Bogut (concussion) is out. New Orleans Pelicans C Omer Asik (calf) and point guard Tyreke Evans (knee) are expected to miss tonight’s slate as well. Portland Trail Blazers SG Gerald Henderson (hip) has been slow to return from offseason hip surgery and has yet to suit up.

Registration locks at 7:00 p.m. Make a lineup and hit the court tonight. 

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Studs to own

FantasyScore social iconC DeMarcus Cousins, Sacramento Kings vs. Los Angeles Clippers
$9,500 salary | 19.0% of cap

FantasyScore social iconG John Wall, Washington Wizards vs. New York Knicks
$8,800 salary | 17.6% of cap

Cousins has a tough matchup, but he Boogied to a tune of 27.5 points, 10.5 boards, 3.5 assists and 2.5 blocks against the Clippers last season. He’s so far ahead of the pack in tonight’s center pool, you need to conserve elsewhere to fit him in your budget. Wall is the fourth-highest-scoring guard on FantasyScore on the young season, and the Knicks have little to put in front of him. Wall has contributed excellent numbers in all categories, and he even has six blocks in his first two…

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