Fantasy week 13 preview

Samuel Dalembert

It's great to see Dalembeast doing his thing lately. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Game watch:

4 games: CHA, CHI, DAL, DET, GS, IND, LAC, LAL, MIA, MIL, MIN, NJ, NO, OKC, ORL, PHI, PHO, POR, SAC, TOR, WAS

3 games: ATL, BOS, CLE, DEN, HOU, MEM, NY, SA

2 games: UTA

Waiver wire watch:

  • Martell Webster: still going strong, solid for threes
  • Matt Barnes: starting job seems safe for now
  • Robin Lopez: getting decent minutes lately
  • Luke Ridnour: on a productive streak
  • Ersan Ilyasova: with Michael Redd out, resurgence could be on the way
  • DeJuan Blair: showing signs

Injury watch:

  • Rasheed Wallace (foot): should return Monday
  • Anthony Morrow (knee): out one to two weeks
  • Al Thornton (ankle): day-to-day
  • Chris Kaman (back): questionable Monday
  • Joe Alexander (hamstring): could debut Monday
  • Antonio McDyess (neck): pinched nerve could keep him out for a spell
  • Ronny Turiaf (ankle): game-time decision Monday
  • Baron Davis (back): tightness doesn’t sound serious, but monitor this
  • Kirk Hinrich (flu): questionable Monday

Stock watch:

↑ Stephen Jackson: playing like a beast lately

↑ Samuel Dalembert: go Haiti

↑ Marc Gasol: surging again

↑ Andrew Bynum: thrived with Pau Gasol out, had a good game with him back

↑ Boris Diaw: finally doing stuff with the minutes he’s getting

↓ Vince Carter: back from shoulder injury, but four straight single-digit scoring games

↓ Jason Richardson: two straight clunkers, shooting is way off

↓ Jameer Nelson: doesn’t seem anywhere near healthy

↓ T.J. Ford: after starting for the Pacers, nine straight DNPs

↓ Chris Duhon: so much for a comeback