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Top bench players out East included names like Tyler Herro, Bobby Portis, Kevin Love, Bodgan Bogdanovic, Kelly Oubre Jr, Montrezl Harrell, and Immanuel Quickley.

Atlanta Hawks

Bogdan Bogdanovic: Another solid season for Bogdanovic. Offense that can take over games when he’s in the zone. 15.1 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 3.1 APG, 1.1 SPG, 36.8% 3-PT, 84.3% FT

Kevin Huerter: Shot a career best from three point land. Still getting better, turns 24 in August. 12.1 PPG, 3.4 RPG, 2.7 APG, 45.4% FG, 38.9% 3-PT, 80.8% FT

Danilo Gallinari: Always knew how to score. Gallo has averaged double digits in PPG during every season except his rookie year. 11.7 PPG, 4.7 RPG, 1.5 APG, 38.1% 3-PT, 90.4% FT

Onyeka Okongwu: Basketball IQ and defense made a nice difference. Expect more growth in 2023. 8.2 PPG, 5.9 RPG, 1.1 APG, 1.3 BPG, 69.0% FG

Delon Wright: Trusted point guard off the bench with size. Fits on any team. 4.4 PPG, 2.4 APG, 1.2 SPG

Lou Williams: MPG went down, but the scoring ability is clearly still there. Only had one game where he played over 20 minutes. 6.3 PPG, 1.9 APG, 85.6% FT

Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot: Started in some big games and played well. Still working on his consistency from the field. 4.4 PPG, 36.1% 3-PT

Kevin Knox: Knox continues to find himself in tough situations. Has the scoring ability to step on an NBA floor, but can’t find a rotation spot. 3.1 PPG, 1.5 RPG

Skylar Mays: Underrated combo guard with strength. Went for a double double on December 23rd vs. Philly. 2.9 PPG, 50.0% FG

Jalen Johnson: Athletic rookie hoping for more minutes next season. Runs the floor with a purpose. 2.4 PPG, 53.7% FG

Gorgui Dieng: Veteran big man with a jumper. Shot over 40% from behind the three point line during the last two seasons. 3.5 PPG, 2.8 RPG, 42.6% 3-PT

Boston Celtics

Derrick White: White was a big part of Boston’s run to the Finals after getting traded from San Antonio. Productive scoring, passing, and defensive skills. 13.2 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 4.9 APG, 86.4% FT

Grant Williams: Proved to everyone this year that he can shoot the basketball. Team player who does what it takes to win. 7.8 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 41.1% 3-PT, 90.5% FT

Daniel Theis: Veteran center who brings consistent minutes. Traded to the Celtics at the deadline from the Rockets. 8.2 PPG, 4.9 RPG, 51.9% FG

Payton Pritchard: Tough scoring and passing guard off the bench. Went for a 24-8-6 game vs. Minnesota on December 27th. 6.2 PPG, 2.0 APG, 41.2 % 3-PT

Aaron Nesmith: Minutes and field goal percentage went down in 2022. The potential is there, he just needs to find his jumper and style of play. 3.8 PPG, 80.8% FT

Sam Hauser: Undrafted rookie who can shoot it. Hauser took in some nice experience with the Celtics and in the G League. 2.5 PPG, 43.2% 3-PT

Luke Kornet: 7 footer with versatility. Great teammate you can count on for a short run if needed. 2.0 PPG, 1.9 RPG 

Brodric Thomas: Thomas definitely has the tools to play in the NBA. Balled out in the G League during the past two seasons. 1.8 PPG, 44.4% FG

Malik Fitts: Signed with the Celtics after getting waived by Utah. Motivated player who doesn’t back down. 1.4 PPG, 50.0% 3-PT

Kelan Martin: There’s no doubt in my mind that Martin deserves another chance in the NBA. Spent a little time with the Celtics following being waived by the Pacers. 5.7 PPG, 1.8 RPG 

Jabari Parker: Parker can score points in a hurry. Waived by Boston on January 7th. 4.4 PPG, 2.3 RPG, 50.0% 3-PT

Brooklyn Nets

Bruce Brown: Did it all once again on both ends for Brooklyn. Career highs in FG/3-PT/FT percentage and PPG. 9.0 PPG, 4.8 RPG, 2.1 APG, 50.6% FG, 40.4% 3-PT, 75.8% FT, 1.1 SPG

Patty Mills: Veteran shooter who barely misses. Can also handle the ball and pass. 11.4 PPG, 2.3 APG, 40.0% 3-PT, 81.4% FT

LaMarcus Aldridge: Aldridge can still make a difference for many teams. Great value at his age. 12.9 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 1.0 BPG, 55.0% FG, 87.3% FT

Andre Drummond: Has had a tough couple years in terms of finding a fit. One of the top bench big men in 2021-22 when he was with Philly. 7.9 PPG, 9.3 RPG, 1.8 APG, 57.0% FG, 1.1 SPG

Nic Claxton: Claxton’s game grows every year. However, now is the time where he has to step up. 8.7 PPG, 5.6 RPG, 1.1 BPG, 67.4% FG

Cam Thomas: Rookie who will destroy you if you don’t take him seriously. Went for 30 points vs. Utah on February 4th. 8.5 PPG, 2.4 RPG, 1.2 APG, 82.9% FT

Kessler Edwards: 2nd round pick who proved he’s an NBA player in his first season. Shooter with size who can defend. 5.9 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 84.2% FT, 35.3% 3-PT

Blake Griffin: Hopefully Griffin can find a better situation after getting benched in Brooklyn. Tied for the league lead in charges drawn with 26. 6.4 PPG, 4.1 RPG, 1.9 APG

Goran Dragic: Offense is still there, just not as efficient. Started off the season on Toronto. 7.5 PPG, 3.1 RPG, 4.1 APG, 81.8% FT

Day’Ron Sharpe: Solid rookie season. Has the potential to become a productive NBA big man. 6.2 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 57.7% FG

David Duke: Undrafted rookie who doesn’t stop playing hard. Earned his spot this season by doing the little things. 4.7 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 81.0% FT

James Johnson: Versatile veteran with strength and ball handling. Waived by the Nets on April 7th. 5.5 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 2.1 APG, 46.9% FG 

Charlotte Hornets

Kelly Oubre Jr: Was in the discussion for 6th Man of the Year early on. Scoring off the bench helped Charlotte win games. 15.0 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 1.1 APG, 1.0 SPG, 34.5% 3-PT

Montrezl Harrell: Another player who also was in the 6th man discussion after the first few months. Played like an All Star with Washington. 13.1 PPG, 6.1 RPG, 2.0 APG, 64.5% FG

PJ Washington: Thrived in a new role off the bench. Showed he can start or come off the bench with the same energy & effort. 10.3 PPG, 5.2 RPG, 2.3 APG, 47.0% FG, 36.5% 3-PT

Cody Martin: Defensive minded role player who improved his jumper. Also averaged a career high in SPG. 7.7 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 2.5 APG, 1.2 SPG, 48.2% FG, 38.4% 3-PT

Jalen McDaniels: Makes a difference with his size and athleticism. Runs the floor hard and can defend multiple positions. 6.2 PPG, 3.1 RPG, 48.4% FG, 38.0% 3-PT

James Bouknight: Didn’t play a lot, but scored at a high level when he did. Has the potential to become a starter in this league. 4.6 PPG, 1.7 RPG, 87.1% FT

Nick Richards: Richards saw some meaningful minutes during the 2021-22 season. Learned a lot he can take with him going forward. 3.0 PPG, 1.7 RPG, 66.7% FG

Isaiah Thomas: Thomas’ strong performance in the G League landed him a spot on Charlotte back in March. It’s pretty ridiculous how a player like him wasn’t in the NBA to begin the year. 8.4 PPG, 1.5 APG, 84.6% FT

JT Thor: Rookie who stood out in short minutes when he was out there. Has a bright future if he can put it all together to go along with his 7-3 wingspan. 2.0 PPG, 1.3 RPG

Kai Jones: There’s no doubt Jones deserved more playing time during his rookie season. Hopefully that will change in 2023 with new coach Steve Clifford. 1.0 PPG, 64.3% FG

Chicago Bulls

Alex Caruso: Caruso’s electricity off the bench brought a whole new vibe to Chicago. Makes winning plays that many guys simply can’t. 7.4 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 4.0 APG, 1.7 SPG

Coby White: Shooter with off the dribble moves and passing skills. Proved his worth off the bench as a scorer and ball handler. 12.7 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 2.9 APG, 38.5% 3-PT, 85.7% FT

Ayo Dosunmu: Solid young guard with explosive offense. All Rookie Second Team member. 8.8 PPG, 3.3 APG, 2.8 RPG, 52.0% FG, 37.6% 3-PT

Javonte Green: Athletic guard who fits in well next to anyone. Runs the floor for huge dunks and takes the right shots. 7.2 PPG, 4.2 RPG, 1.0 SPG, 54.2% FG, 83.3% FT

Derrick Jones Jr: Another player similar to Green who gets out on the break for high flying dunks. Shot a career high from three (32.8% 3-PT). 5.6 PPG, 3.3 RPG, 53.8% FG, 80.0% FT

Tristan Thompson: The former champ had a long season. Spent time on the Kings and Pacers before ending the season with Chicago. 6.0 PPG, 5.1 RPG, 52.8% FG

Tony Bradley: Brought quality minutes whenever he played. Understands his role. 3.0 PPG, 3.4 RPG, 58.5% FG

Troy Brown Jr: Didn’t have the season he probably wanted, but still had his moments. Turns 23 on July 28th. 4.3 PPG, 3.1 RPG

Matt Thomas: Thomas has always been able to shoot the basketball. Averaged a career high in minutes per game (11.5 MPG). 4.0 PPG, 38.5% 3-PT

Tyler Cook: Cook is a guy who will outwork you. Maximum effort every play. 3.4 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 60.5% FG

Malcolm Hill: Shooter with strength. Went undrafted out of Illinois back in 2017 and made his NBA debut with the Hawks last December before joining the Bulls. 3.8 PPG, 1.8 RPG

Devon Dotson: Dotson’s efficiency on offense continues to improve. Waived by Chicago in January, but stayed with the Windy City Bulls. 2.6 PPG, 1.4 APG, 47.8% FG 

Alfonzo McKinnie: Played hard and defended in his short time. Waived by the Bulls on February 19th. 3.5 PPG, 1.9 RPG 

Cleveland Cavaliers

Caris LeVert: LeVert is in his prime right now. Traded over from Indiana in early February. 17.0 PPG, 3.7 RPG, 4.3 APG, 44.4% FG, 75.6% FT

Kevin Love: Had a great season off the bench. Shot the ball lights out from deep and tied for the league lead in charges drawn (26). 13.6 PPG, 7.2 RPG, 2.2 APG, 39.2% 3-PT

Cedi Osman: Trusted veteran scorer. Osman has spent his entire career with the Cavs so far. 10.7 PPG, 2.2 RPG, 2.0 APG, 35.7% 3-PT

Rajon Rondo: Continues to play winning basketball. Traded from the Lakers on January 3rd. 4.8 PPG, 2.8 RPG, 4.4 APG, 35.2% 3-PT

Lamar Stevens: Had a productive season in a year where he had to play well. High motor with strength. 6.1 PPG, 2.6 RPG, 48.9% FG

Dean Wade: Wade’s been a consistent piece for the Cavs since 2019. 6-9 shooter off the bench. 5.3 PPG, 2.9 RPG, 35.9% 3-PT

Moses Brown: Big man who runs the floor and rebounds. Always around the rim, also effective in pick & roll. 4.3 PPG, 3.4 RPG, 59.3% FG

Brandon Goodwin: Quality experience as a point guard. Signed a 10 day contract with Cleveland which was converted to a two way deal on January 9th. 4.8 PPG, 2.5 APG 

Dylan Windler: Still trying to find a meaningful role in the NBA. Certainly has the skills, but time isn’t on his side (drafted in 2019). 2.2 PPG, 1.8 RPG, 83.3% FT

Tacko Fall: Fall brings rim protection in short minutes. Waived by the Cavs in January, but stayed with the Cleveland Charge. 1.1 PPG, 2.1 RPG 

Tim Frazier: Every club needs a veteran like Frazier as a teammate. Signed three 10 day contracts during the 2021-22 season (Orlando & Cleveland). 3.3 PPG, 2.8 APG 

Detroit Pistons

Marvin Bagley: Young big man with a number of offensive skills. Traded from Sacramento to Detroit on February 10th. 11.3 PPG, 7.0 RPG, 50.4% FG

Hamidou Diallo: Diallo has made a big jump as a scorer during the last two seasons. Very underrated player. 11.0 PPG, 4.8 RPG, 1.3 APG, 1.2 SPG, 49.6% FG

Killian Hayes: Point guard with solid passing and defensive attributes. Still figuring out the NBA, only appeared in 92 games since 2020. 6.9 PPG, 4.2 APG, 3.2 RPG, 1.2 SPG

Kelly Olynyk: Olynyk’s shooting and size bring a fit to any team. Can also pass and defend multiple positions. 9.1 PPG 4.4 RPG, 2.8 APG

Cory Joseph: Veteran ball handler with plenty of experience in big games. Won a championship with San Antonio in 2014. 8.0 PPG, 3.6 APG, 2.7 RPG, 41.4% 3-PT, 88.5% FT

Frank Jackson: Jackson can get it going when he’s making shots. Combo guard with sneaky bounce. 10.6 PPG, 82.7% FT

Rodney McGruder: Knows what works for him and does it at a high level. Very productive career. 5.4 PPG, 2.2 RPG, 39.7% 3-PT

Saben Lee: Underrated point guard who would fit better on a different club. All G League Second Team member. 5.6 PPG, 2.9 APG, 2.4 RPG, 1.0 SPG

Isaiah Livers: Showed off an efficient jump shot during his rookie year. Took on challenges defensively that should help him going forward. 6.4 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 42.2% 3-PT, 85.7% FT

Luka Garza: Made the most of his minutes by shooting the ball well and playing hard. Knows how to get a bucket when needed. 5.8 PPG, 3.1 RPG

Jamorko Pickett: Undrafted rookie out of Georgetown with potential. Gets to his spots for catch & shoot three pointers and can also shoot off the dribble. 3.8 PPG, 2.5 RPG

Braxton Key: Key brings a winning mindset at guard/forward. Made All G League Second Team & the All Defensive Team. 7.2 PPG, 4.5 RPG, 1.0 BPG

Indiana Pacers

Buddy Hield: Electric shooter with competitiveness. Traded from Sacramento to Indiana on February 8th. 15.6 PPG, 4.4 RPG, 2.8 APG, 36.6% 3-PT, 87.4% FT

Ricky Rubio: Rubio played lights out basketball for the Cavs before tearing his ACL. Traded to the Pacers on February 6th. 13.1 PPG, 4.1 RPG, 6.6 APG, 1.4 SPG, 85.4% FT

Chris Duarte: Made it known since his first game that he’s going to have a long career. All Rookie Second Team member. 13.1 PPG, 4.1 RPG, 2.1 APG, 1.0 SPG, 36.9% 3-PT

TJ McConnell: Had another efficient season before getting injured (right wrist). A backup point guard that any team would want. 8.5 PPG, 4.9 APG, 3.3 RPG, 1.1 SPG, 48.1% FG, 82.6% FT

Jalen Smith: Impressed during his time with Indiana after getting traded from Phoenix. Getting better every day. 9.2 PPG, 6.0 RPG, 50.3% FG

Isaiah Jackson: Jackson is one of the best big men in the 2021 rookie class. Can do it all, very high potential. 8.3 PPG, 4.1 RPG, 1.4 BPG, 56.3% FG

Lance Stephenson: Spent time in the G League and with Atlanta before coming to Indiana. Energy is hard to match when he’s making shots and dishing out assists. 8.3 PPG, 2.8 RPG, 3.6 APG

Duane Washington Jr: Undrafted rookie scorer/shooter. Should have a nice career if he can be efficient. 9.9 PPG, 1.8 APG, 37.7% 3-PT

Oshae Brissett: Can shoot and defend multiple positions. Has had a strong two years with the Pacers. 9.1 PPG, 5.3 RPG, 35.0% 3-PT

Terry Taylor: Undrafted rookie out of Austin Peay with a high motor. Takes efficient shots and hits the glass hard. 9.6 PPG, 5.2 RPG, 61.4% FG

Goga Bitadze: Bitadze definitely knows how to score, he just needs to improve his defense. Shot a career best from the field. 7.0 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 52.0% FG

Keifer Sykes: Sykes finally got his chance in the NBA and played well. Waived by the Pacers on April 7th. 5.6 PPG, 1.9 APG, 88.2% FT 

Justin Anderson: Veteran who belongs back in the league for 2023. All G League First Team member. 6.4 PPG, 2.9 RPG, 2.1 APG 

Miami Heat

Tyler Herro: Played like an All Star off the bench. 2022 NBA Sixth Man of the Year. 20.7 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 4.0 APG, 39.9% 3-PT, 86.8% FT

Max Strus: Major improvements across the board. Expect more growth next season. 10.6 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 1.4 APG, 41.0% 3-PT, 79.2% FT

Victor Oladipo: Came back late in the season and made a difference. Had a 40-10-7 game vs. Orlando on April 10th. 12.4 PPG, 3.5 APG, 2.9 RPG, 47.9% FG, 41.7% 3-PT

Duncan Robinson: There’s no doubt that Robinson can shoot the ball. However, his role going forward remains unknown. 10.9 PPG, 2.6 RPG, 1.6 APG, 37.2% 3-PT, 83.6% FT

Caleb Martin: Solid year on both ends. Fits the Heat culture extremely well. 9.2 PPG, 3.8 RPG, 1.0 SPG, 50.7% FG, 41.3% 3-PT

Gabe Vincent: Made a nice jump in 2022. Underrated scorer and passer. 8.7 PPG, 3.1 APG, 1.9 RPG, 36.8% 3-PT, 81.5% FT

Dewayne Dedmon: Proved he still belongs in the NBA during this past season. Shot the ball effectively from the field and set powerful screens. 6.3 PPG, 5.8 RPG, 56.6% FG, 40.4% 3-PT

Omer Yurtseven: Young big man who can fill it up quickly. Double double threat when given consistent minutes. 5.3 PPG, 5.3 RPG, 52.6% FG

Markieff Morris: Played productive basketball early on. Unfortunately, missed most of the season after the Nikola Jokic incident (neck injury). 7.6 PPG, 2.6 RPG, 1.4 APG, 47.4% FG, 88.9% FT

Javonte Smart: Undrafted rookie out of LSU who can score and handle the ball. Spent time with Milwaukee before going to the Heat. 3.0 PPG, 1.4 RPG, 83.3% FT

Haywood Highsmith: Smooth feel for the game. Former D2 college star at Wheeling University. 2.3 PPG, 1.4 RPG

Mychal Mulder: Still looking for a consistent role in the NBA. Always could shoot the ball. 4.1 PPG, 1.4 RPG, 100% FT

Kyle Guy: Confident shooter who can also handle the ball. Waived by Miami on March 24th. 3.9 PPG, 35.0% 3-PT

Marcus Garrett: Proved a lot in a short time before getting waived. Will play summer league with the Heat once again. 1.1 PPG, 1.9 RPG

Chris Silva: Played hard in his short time with the Wolves and Heat. Energy big you can count on off the bench. 2.6 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 53.3% FG, 83.3% FT

Milwaukee Bucks

Bobby Portis: Minutes went up in Brook Lopez’s absence and he delivered. Enjoying his time in Milwaukee these last two years. 14.6 PPG, 9.1 RPG, 1.2 APG, 47.9% FG, 39.3% 3-PT

Grayson Allen: The New Buck shot the ball well from deep and fit in nicely. Had a 27 point game vs. Chicago in the playoffs. 11.1 PPG, 3.4 RPG, 1.5 APG, 40.9% 3-PT, 86.5% FT

Pat Connaughton: Veteran shooter who can defend guards and forwards. Underrated athleticism. 9.9 PPG, 4.2 RPG, 1.3 APG, 39.5% 3-PT, 45.8% FG, 83.3% FT

George Hill: Veteran guard with strength. Understands winning basketball. 6.2 PPG, 2.9 RPG, 2.2 APG, 91.9% FT

Wesley Matthews: Shooter and defender who brings leadership. Turns 36 in October. 5.1 PPG, 1.9 RPG, 78.6% FT

Jevon Carter: Defensive minded guard and ball handler who always gives 100%. Picks up full court. 4.2 PPG, 1.7 RPG, 1.5 APG, 38.8% 3-PT, 83.3% FT

Serge Ibaka: Still can be a nice piece off the bench. Fell out of the rotation in the playoffs once Milwaukee got healthy. 6.8 PPG, 4.6 RPG, 50.0% FG, 37.4% 3-PT

Jordan Nwora: Scorer waiting for his chance. Double digit point totals when given minutes. 7.9 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 1.0 APG, 83.7% FT

Thanasis Antetokounmpo: Never stops playing hard. Has a high basketball IQ and is also a great teammate. 3.6 PPG, 2.1 RPG, 54.7% FG

Sandro Mamukelashvili: Rookie out of Seton Hall who looked good in short minutes. Versatile 6-9 forward. 3.8 PPG, 2.0 RPG, 49.6% FG, 42.3% 3-PT, 81.8% FT

Lindell Wigginton: Wigginton went undrafted in 2019 and made his NBA debut with the Bucks this past season. The guard skills are clearly there. 4.2 PPG, 1.3 RPG, 1.2 APG

DeAndre’ Bembry: I still think he can help a team off the bench. Waived by Brooklyn & Milwaukee in 2022. 5.1 PPG, 2.9 RPG, 1.2 APG, 56.1% FG, 41.7% 3-PT 

New York Knicks

Derrick Rose: Improving his three point shot every year. Only appeared in 26 games due to a right ankle injury. 12.0 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 4.0 APG, 40.2% 3-PT, 96.8% FT

Immanuel Quickley: Young guard who can take over games. Solid scorer and passer. 11.3 PPG, 3.2 RPG, 3.5 APG, 88.1% FT

Alec Burks: Veteran combo guard with shooting. Quality defender as well. 11.7 PPG, 4.9 RPG, 3.0 APG, 1.0 SPG, 40.4% 3-PT, 82.2% FT

Obi Toppin: Looks ready for a bigger role. Averaged 38.5 PPG during the last two regular season games. 9.0 PPG, 3.7 RPG, 53.1% FG

Cam Reddish: 3&D athlete who was traded over from Atlanta in January. Hopefully he can find a good situation with the Knicks or a different team in 2023. 10.1 PPG, 2.1 RPG, 1.0 SPG, 35.9% 3-PT, 90.2% FT

Nerlens Noel: Big man with a high motor on defense. Active rebounder and lob catcher. 3.4 PPG, 5.6 RPG, 53.3% FG, 1.2 BPG, 1.2 SPG

Taj Gibson: Gibson has had a career to be proud of. Just turned 37 years old. 4.4 PPG, 4.4 RPG, 51.8% FG, 39.5% 3-PT, 80.8% FT

Quentin Grimes: The rookie definitely had some bright moments. Productive skills on both ends. 6.0 PPG, 2.0 RPG, 38.1% 3-PT

Jericho Sims: Athletic big man with a nice feel for the game. #58 pick in the 2021 draft. 2.2 PPG, 4.1 RPG, 72.2% FG

Miles McBride: Rookie out of West Virginia who can defend and handle the ball. Hoping to improve his jumper next season. 2.2 PPG, 1.0 APG

Ryan Arcidiacono: Picks up full court on defense and makes winning plays. Former national champion at Villanova. 1.6 PPG, 44.4% 3-PT

Orlando Magic

Markelle Fultz: Came back in late February and looked versatile. Has only appeared in 131 games since getting drafted back in 2017. 10.8 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 5.5 APG, 1.1 SPG, 47.4% FG, 80.6% FT

Garry Harris: Trusted 3&D veteran off the bench. Fits well on any team. 11.1 PPG, 2.0 RPG, 1.8 APG, 1.0 SPG, 38.4% 3-PT, 87.4% FT

Terrence Ross: Didn’t have a good season shooting the ball, but still can get it going at a high level. Averaged double digits in PPG during the last four seasons. 10.0 PPG, 2.6 RPG, 1.8 APG, 86.2% FT

Chuma Okeke: Versatile youngster with strength. Had a 26 point game vs. Houston on February 25th. 8.6 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 1.7 APG, 1.4 SPG, 84.6% FT

Moritz Wagner: Wagner had a solid season off the bench. Can score points in a hurry. 9.0 PPG, 3.7 RPG, 1.4 APG, 49.7% FG, 80.6% FT

Robin Lopez: Minutes went down, but he can definitely still contribute to a team. Great teammate. 7.1 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 1.5 APG, 55.3% FG

RJ Hampton: Skillset has always been there. Still working on his consistency. 7.6 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 2.5 APG

Ignas Brazdeikis: Competitive player who knows the game. Quality experience (drafted by New York in 2019). 5.0 PPG, 1.7 RPG

Admiral Schofield: Defended and improved his three point shot. Starting to figure out the NBA game. 3.8 PPG, 2.3 RPG, 80.0% FT

Bol Bol: Has all the skills, just needs the minutes. Traded from Denver to Boston to Orlando in 2022. 2.4 PPG, 1.4 RPG, 55.6% FG

PJ Dozier: Had a solid run with Denver before getting hurt. Traded from the Nuggets to Celtics to Magic (waived by Orlando). 5.4 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 1.6 APG 

Hassani Gravett: Soon-to-be 26 year old who deserves a spot in the NBA. Signed two 10 day contracts with the Magic in December. 6.3 PPG, 2.6 RPG, 2.5 APG, 47.4% FG, 42.3% 3-PT

Freddie Gillespie: Energy big man hoping for another chance in the NBA. Signed two 10 day deals with Orlando in late December. 2.3 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 1.0 BPG 

Philadelphia 76ers

Georges Niang: Helped Philly a lot off the bench with his shooting. Embraces his role. 9.2 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 1.3 APG, 40.3% 3-PT, 88.1% FT

Matisse Thybulle: Slowly improving his offense. 2x All Defensive Second Team member. 5.7 PPG, 2.3 RPG, 1.7 SPG, 1.1 BPG, 50.0% FG, 79.1% FT

Danny Green: Production might be declining, but he can definitely still shoot from deep. Career 39.9% 3-PT shooter. 5.9 PPG, 2.5 RPG, 38.0% 3-PT, 1.0 SPG, 78.6% FT

Shake Milton: Underrated guard with size. Effective scorer and passer. 8.2 PPG, 2.6 RPG, 2.5 APG, 83.6% FT

Furkan Korkmaz: Didn’t shoot it well from deep, but still had his moments. Three point shooter who can get going. 7.6 PPG, 2.6 RPG, 1.9 APG, 81.0% FT

DeAndre Jordan: Former All Star who knows the game. Waived by the Lakers on March 1st and signed with the Sixers shortly after. 4.3 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 64.3% FG

Paul Millsap: Another former All Star who has a great basketball IQ. Traded by Brooklyn to Philly on February 10th. 3.5 PPG, 3.5 RPG

Paul Reed: Reed has an underrated skillset. Made major strides in 2022. 3.1 PPG, 2.4 RPG, 56.3% FG

Isaiah Joe: Youngster with potential still trying to find consistency. Fits in nicely when called on. 3.6 PPG, 1.0 RPG, 93.5% FT

Charlie Brown Jr: Gets in passing lanes for steals and makes some nice cuts. Spent time with Dallas before joining Philly in January. 1.4 PPG, 1.5 RPG, 90.0% FT

Charles Bassey: Rookie out of Western Kentucky with skills on both ends. All G League Second/Rookie/Defensive Team member. 3.0 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 63.8% FG

Willie Cauley Stein: Athletic big man who understands his role. Waived by Dallas in January and later signed a 10 day contract with Philly. 1.7 PPG, 2.0 RPG, 45.7% FG 

Toronto Raptors

Chris Boucher: Three point shooting and shot blocking continues to make a difference. Energy you can count on. 9.4 PPG, 6.2 RPG, 46.4% FG

Precious Achiuwa: High motor around the rim. Underrated three point shooter. 9.1 PPG, 6.5 RPG, 1.1 APG, 35.9% 3-PT

Thaddeus Young: Veteran playmaker/shooter with size. Traded from San Antonio to Toronto on February 10th. 6.2 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 2.0 APG, 1.0 SPG, 51.8% FG, 35.4% 3-PT

Malachi Flynn: Young point guard with all the skills to be successful. Hopefully he can play more in 2023. 4.3 PPG, 1.4 RPG, 1.6 APG

Khem Birch: Big man who does all the little things. Solid role player. 4.5 PPG, 4.3 RPG, 1.0 APG, 48.5% FG

Yuta Watanabe: Watanabe can play multiple positions. Had a 26 (pts) & 13 (reb) game vs. Cleveland on December 26th. 4.3 PPG, 2.4 RPG, 34.2% 3-PT

Dalano Banton: Rookie with a lot of potential. Makes plays with the ball in transition that most can’t make. 3.2 PPG, 1.9 RPG, 1.5 APG

Svi Mykhailiuk: Shooter with ball handling skills. Has his moments, just needs to be more efficient. 4.6 PPG, 1.6 RPG, 86.5% FT

Justin Champagnie: Confident undrafted rookie. Great rebounder for his size (only 6-6). 2.3 PPG, 2.0 RPG, 46.3% FG, 35.7% 3-PT, 100% FT

Armoni Brooks: Three point shooter with dribbling & passing skills. Waived by Houston in February and then signed with Toronto in March. 5.3 PPG, 1.9 RPG, 1.1 APG, 85.7% FT

DJ Wilson: Played 4 games for the Raptors on a 10 day. Has shown all around improvement during the last two seasons. 7.5 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 1.3 APG, 1.3 SPG, 73.3% FG, 80.0% FT

Washington Wizards

Rui Hachimura: Missed time early, but still shot the ball well. Should be interesting to see if he becomes a starter again in the future. 11.3 PPG, 3.8 RPG, 1.1 APG, 49.1% FG, 44.7% 3-PT

Daniel Gafford: Athletic shot blocker and finisher. Keeps the game simple. 9.4 PPG, 5.7 RPG, 1.4 BPG, 69.3% FG

Deni Avdija: Playmaking ability is solid. Appeared in all 82 games in 2021-22. 8.4 PPG, 5.2 RPG, 2.0 APG

Corey Kispert: Productive rookie shooter out of Gonzaga. Gets to his spots nicely for three pointers. 8.2 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 1.1 APG, 45.5% FG, 35.0% 3-PT, 87.1% FT

Ish Smith: Not slowing down at all. Extremely quick veteran point guard. 6.3 PPG, 2.2 RPG, 3.8 APG, 37.3% 3-PT

Thomas Bryant: Energy big man with a winning mindset. Hoping for more of a role in 2023 wherever he lands. 7.4 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 52.0% FG, 87.5% FT

Raul Neto: Veteran combo guard who can score and pass. Solid career since entering the NBA in 2015. 7.5 PPG, 3.1 APG, 1.9 RPG, 46.3% FG, 76.9% FT

Anthony Gill: High basketball IQ off the bench. Always makes the right plays. 4.1 PPG, 1.9 RPG, 56.9% FG, 53.8% 3-PT, 80.0% FT

Vernon Carey Jr: Traded from Charlotte to Washington at the deadline. Hopefully he gets a chance, the potential is clearly there. 2.9 PPG, 1.7 RPG, 53.8% FG

Tomas Satoransky: The veteran point guard was traded from the Pelicans to Blazers to Spurs and bought out. He signed with the Wizards for the rest of the season and put up 4.9 APG. 3.6 PPG, 2.3 RPG, 3.3 APG, 79.6% FT

Brad Wanamaker: Strong passing guard. Waived by Indiana on December 27th and then spent a short time with Washington on a 10 day deal. 3.6 PPG, 1.7 RPG, 2.4 APG,  92.0% FT