Each Thursday this season, we ask a series of questions to our ESPN NBA reporters to give you their inside takes on key fantasy topics.
This week's topics:
When will D'Angelo Russell return?
Will the big minutes continue for Jimmy Butler?
Is there hope for Nerlens Noel in Dallas?
This week's contributors are Dave McMenamin, Ian Begley, Nick Friedell, Ohm Youngmisuk and Tim MacMahon.
How will the eventual return of Isaiah Thomas to full speed impact the production of Kevin Love, the Cleveland Cavaliers' current No. 2 scorer?
Dave McMenamin: Love averaged