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Should you trust Mike Conley to keep rolling in fantasy?

Mike Conley continues to play well as a fantasy option, but should you trust him going forward? Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images

Whenever I get an alert that Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley is dealing with some sort of injury, regardless of body part, I admit I panic a bit. Conley was iffy for Monday night against the Denver Nuggets due to a finger problem, but he played, and while it was not his most efficient shooting effort, nobody can complain about 19 points, six assists and a pair of steals and 3-pointers. Conley's numbers look precisely like they did two seasons ago, when he graduated from years of nice but hardly special numbers into surprising, unannounced and underrated stardom.

A quick check of the latest Player Rater shows Conley