For the previous three NBA seasons, Eric Wong has been practically a one-man present, doing virtually all of the fantasy basketball heavy lifting right here at The Athletic — sharing the insights which have helped make him a excessive stakes league legend and a NFBKC Hall of Famer. But, similar to so many nice gamers in NBA historical past had been helped by one other all-star teammate — assuaging the strain and shouldering the load when mandatory — The Athletic is worked up to announce that we’ve introduced in a premiere pick-n-roll accomplice for Wong.
Stan Son will probably be becoming a member of the workforce to offer his knowledgeable, clever evaluation — formed by way of years of expertise on the digital hardwood — typically served with a slice of humor. Like so many nice duos in NBA historical past — Jordan/Pippen, Kareem/Magic, Malone/Stockton… Kawhi/Boris Diaw? (check out our “Meet Stan Son” intro piece to make sense of that final reference) — we stay up for the robust chemistry these two will usher in serving to lead you to a fantasy basketball title.
To open the preseason, you will discover Eric’s Roto rankings and Stan’s H2H rankings under, along with a take a look at some deep sleepers and younger breakout gamers. That’s simply begin of issues. In the weeks forward, anticipate lots extra deep dives on sleepers, busts, ADP, roster developments, roundtables, mailbags, and rankings updates.
So with out additional ado, right here is the equipment.