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Thursday's Pickups of the Day

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

Editor's Note: Rotoworld's partner FanDuel is hosting a one-day $70,000 Fantasy Basketball league for Friday night's games. It's $25 to join and first prize is $9,000. Starts at 7pm ET on Friday. Here's the FanDuel link. We had a very hectic Wednesday night on the news front, but here we go with the pickups:

 

O.J. Mayo - Just kidding. I hope nobody owns him.

 

Jimmy Butler - He played 60 minutes.

 

Jared Sullinger - Sully is back, you guys! He busted out for 25 points, 20 boards, four assists, two steals and one 3-pointer.

 

Victor Oladipo - People were cutting him before, so make sure he's owned.

 

Shawn Marion - In case he was dropped, go get him. Marion had 14 points, six boards, three assists and two 3-pointers.

 

Nene - He's healthy and ballin'. Nene had 19 points, four boards, nine assists, two steals and three blocks.

 

John Henson - He will be fine as long as he's getting 26 minutes. Henson had eight points, 13 boards, two assists, one steal and one block.

 

Enes Kanter - It's probably time to start him, Mr. Corbin.

 

Alec Burks - #FreeAlecBurks

 

Randy Foye - He was back in the swing of things after a dud his last time out. Foye had 21 points, five boards and four 3-pointers.

 

Marco Belinelli - He's going to keep posting nice lines for the next month.

 

Darren Collison - I'm assuming he's owned everywhere. DC had 13 points, 10 dimes, one steal and one 3-pointer. Doc Rivers should help him out a bit.

 

Kris Humphries - Hump didn't go off like Sully, but he was solid with 12 points, eight boards and a block.

 

James Johnson - Kaboom. He had 15 points, six boards, five assists, two steals and six blocks in 28 minutes.

 

Markieff Morris - He has these lines every once in a while that suggest he's going to get real hot. Wednesday's 24-point game was his latest.

 

Brandan Wright - He remains one of the more efficient scorers in the NBA. Wright had 13 points, seven boards and one assist. Where are the blocks?

 

Jordan Hill - Here we go again.

 

J.J. Hickson - The upside is a little too low. Hickson blew up for 13 points and 24 boards, though.

 

Tony Snell - The Bulls gave him more minutes than Mike Dunleavy. Snell had 15 points, seven boards, two assists and three 3-pointers.

 

Wes Johnson - He should be good with the suspension coming for Nick Young

 

Jerryd Bayless - He was bad with just one point. He should have better luck on Friday.

 

Matt Barnes - We kind of have to see it again. Barnes scored 25 points vs. the Mavericks after being a ghost for the most part.

 

Moe Harkless - He played 43 minutes and only had one shot. Crazy.

 

Luke Ridnour - I'm not interested.

 

Nate Robinson - The damage was done in a short amount of time. Nate had 24 points in 23 minutes.

 

Ryan Kelly - Mike D'Antoni. Ugh.

 

Trevor Booker - He double-doubled, but we will need to see it again.

 

Alexey Shved - He's playing much better.

 

Norris Cole - Mario Chalmers could be back soon. If Cole is still around on the wire, it's probably pointless to add him.

 

Dewayne Dedmon - He made his Philly debut with two blocks and seven boards in 14 minutes. Not a bad start.

 

Darius Miller - I almost typed 'Darius Miles' here. Miller did play 30 minutes.

 

Greg Oden - It was so great to see him out there. Still cannot add him in almost any league.

 

Kyle O'Quinn - He was very good with 12 points, seven boards and three blocks. KOQ will drop off upon Nikola Vucevic's return.

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.