Guys, guys, guess what day it is? Since I'm posting after midnight, today is now the final day before preseason games begin. I am absolutely, completely, unreasonably excited.
Welcome back to the RotoWire fantasy basketball blog. Let’s get right to it. Tonight's themes are "injuries" and "point guards for tanking teams", and somehow Terrance Jones sneaks in at the end.
LaMarcus Aldridge’s injury is minor, just maybe not
LaMarcus Aldridge will miss "a little time" with a left quad strain (not left hip flexor, as was initially reported). Everything about this sounds short term. Muscle strains happen in sports. Yet, I see more to this. Aldridge’s games played totals paint a picture of a durable big man – since becoming a full time starter his sophomore season, he has only once missed double-digit games. The complete story, unfortunately, is a lot less rosy. Aldridge has suffered from plantar fasciitis (a bad, lingering foot problem that can be played through, b...