Deep League Relevant: 24th Nov - 30th Nov

Welcome to the fourth installment of deep league relevant. Today we're going to explore which injuries have opened the door for bench players to step up and produce.

Austin Rivers

Owned in 7% of Yahoo leagues.
3 games scheduled between Monday 24th November and Sunday 30rd November.

Why is Austin worth adding?
"Out indefinitely" is the phrase that has us all running to the waiver wire and that's what Erin Gordon had us doing today. Austin looks set to be placed into the Pelicans starting line-up (which could be a good or bad thing depending on how good of a memory you have of Austin).

Ian Mahinmi

Owned in 3% of Yahoo leagues.
4 games scheduled between Monday 24th November and Sunday 30rd November.

Why is Ian worth adding?
Mahinmi is a typical of most NBA bin-man veterans in that you know what you're going to get for them when given the minutes. Expect a high FG%, rebounds and blocks while he's starting for Hibbert.

Donatas Motiejunas

Owned in 3% of Yahoo leagues.
4 games scheduled between Monday 24th November and Sunday 30rd November.

Why is Donatas worth adding?
Donatas seems to be the big man reaping the most benefits from Houston’s injured big men and it's always nice when your PF can also shoot the 3. He's worth taking a look at while Jones and Dwight are still out injured.

Luis Scola

Owned in 8% of Yahoo leagues.
4 games scheduled between Monday 24th November and Sunday 30rd November.

Why is Luis worth adding?
Scola has turned back the clock in his past 3 outings, reminding us of what a consistent player he used to be. Get him into your line-up while West and Hibbert are still on the injury list for Indiana.

Shabazz Napier

Owned in 8% of Yahoo leagues.
2 games scheduled between Monday 24th November and Sunday 30rd November.

Why is Shabazz worth adding?
Napier has been putting the ball in the hoop this week and has been doing it fairly efficiently, he's getting you Mario Chalmers numbers (well, the kind we were expecting from him before the start of the season) and is worth an add while Cole is still out.

Isaiah Canaan

Owned in 1% of Yahoo leagues.
4 games scheduled between Monday 24th November and Sunday 30rd November.

Why is Isaiah worth adding?
Baverley's pesky hamstring problems has returned, which means Isaiah will get the chance to start for what looks to be the whole week. Isaiah put up some good numbers while Beverley was out last time so there's no reason to believe Isaiah won't be worth adding again.

Still relevant

Players on last week's add list that should still be available on your waiver wire and are still relevant this week.

Kris Humphries (9% owned), Steve Blake (2% owned).


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