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Friday's Pickups of the Day

by Mike Gallagher
Updated On: October 4, 2018, 4:09 pm ET

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Gerald Green - He has to be owned everywhere now. Green is locked in to the starting lineup for perhaps for the rest of the season.

 

J.J. Redick - He is returning Friday night.

 

Kenneth Faried - He's back in Brian Shaw's good graces and has been putting up some consistent lines. The Manimal had nine points, 14 boards, one steal and one block on Thursday.

 

Randy Foye - He's caught fire again and is basically a must-own guy. Foye had 24 points, four boards, one assist, one steal and six 3-pointers on Thursday.

 

Raymond Felton - He played great without J.R. Smith, but everyone did. He should be picked up in most leagues, but I wouldn't cut a guy with solid value.

 

Iman Shumpert - He looks to be the winner of the J.R. Smith fallout. Shumpert played a season-high 43 minutes vs. the Heat with 12 points, nine boards, three assists and four 3-pointers.

 

Andrea Bargnani - He somehow had 11 shots in the paint vs. Miami. Although, not having Tyson Chandler probably had a lot to do with the uptick in production.

 

Nate Robinson - He played 23 minutes and should get over 20 while Wilson Chandler is out. Lil Him had six points on 3-of-13 shooting.

 

Norris Cole - Mario Chalmers shouldn't be out for too long.

 

Marcus Thornton - He could start, but the Kings will likely go back to Ben McLemore soon enough.

 

Evan Fournier - He was effective off the bench with 19 points on Thursday and could have a couple good games left in him.

 

Tim Hardaway Jr. - He would be getting some more playing time with Smith on the outs. Shumpert can't play 43 minutes every night.

 

Toure Murry - The Knicks are going to play him more with Beno Udrih and J.R. Smith up in the air.

 

Quincy Miller - He was solid in his start and probably earned another one. That doesn't mean he's worth owning in most leagues.

Mike Gallagher
Mike Gallagher has covered fantasy hoops for eight years and this season is his second with Rotoworld. You can find him on Twitter talking about a player's shots at the rim.