Maybe you were too late to claim Jamal Crawford or Chandler Parsons from the waiver wire in your fantasy basketball league after each player put on a strong performance in his first game. Nevertheless, there are plenty of other potential impact players that are waiting to be taken in the overwhelming majority of leagues.
The players in this list are owned in less than one percent of ESPN.com leagues but have a legitimate chance to—at least temporarily—fill needs for fantasy owners at the beginning of the season. This list has a representative from every position on the floor.
It’s a mix of bench players and current NBA starters sorted by the percentage of leagues in which they are owned in fantasy basketball.
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