Updated fantasy basketball head-to-head points rankings

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With a growing crop of young talent in the league, some intriguing rookies from the 2021 NBA draft and a number of star veterans still atop their game, the fantasy rankings are always changing.

At the bottom of the page, you will find the top 200 players for leagues that use ESPN's standard head-to-head (H2H) points scoring.

Latest update: Oct. 19

Player, Positions, Team, (Primary Position Rank)

1. Nikola Jokic, C, Den (C1)
2. Giannis Antetokounmpo, PF, Mil (PF1)
3. James Harden, PG/SG, Bkn (SG1)
4. Luka Doncic, PG, Dal (PG1)
5. Karl-Anthony Towns, C, Min (C2)
6. Bradley Beal, SG, Wsh (SG2)
7. Damian Lillard, PG, Por (PG2)
8. Paul George, SG/SF, LAC (SF1)
9. Stephen Curry, PG, GS (PG3)
10. Jayson Tatum, SF/PF, Bos (PF2)
11. Nikola Vucevic, C, Chi (C3)
12. De'Aaron Fox, PG, Sac (PG4)
13. Domantas Sabonis, PF, Ind (PF3)
14. Joel Embiid, C, Phi (C4)
15. Trae Young, PG, Atl (PG5)
16. LeBron James, PG/SF/PF, LAL (SF2)
17. Fred VanVleet, PG/SG, Tor (SG3)
18. Kevin Durant, SF/PF, Bkn (SF3)
19. Donovan Mitchell, PG/SG, Utah (SG4)
20. LaMelo Ball, PG, Cha (PG6)
21. Anthony Davis, PF, LAL (PF4)
22. Jrue Holiday, PG/SG, Mil (PG7)
23. Julius Randle, PF, NY (PF5)
24. Jimmy Butler, SG/SF, Mia (SF4)
25. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, PG/SG, OKC (SG5)
26. Dejounte Murray, PG/SG, SA (PG8)
27. Rudy Gobert, C, Utah (C5)
28. Zion Williamson, PF, NO (PF6)
29. Bam Adebayo, PF/C, Mia (C6)
30. Michael Porter Jr., SF/PF, Den (SF5)
31. Chris Paul, PG, Phx (PG9)
32. Russell Westbrook, PG, LAL (PG10)
33. Clint Capela, C, Atl (C7)
34. Deandre Ayton, C, Phx (C8)
35. Devin Booker, PG/SG, Phx (SG6)
36. Ja Morant, PG, Mem (PG11)
37. Tobias Harris, SF/PF, Phi (SF6)
38. Christian Wood, PF/C, Hou (C9)
39. Jaylen Brown, SG/SF, Bos (SG7)
40. Khris Middleton, SG/SF, Mil (SF7)
41. Lonzo Ball, PG, Chi (PG12)
42. Zach LaVine, SG, Chi (SG8)
43. Brandon Ingram, SF/PF, NO (SF8)
44. Caris LeVert, SG/SF, Ind (SG9)
45. Draymond Green, PF, GS (PF7)
46. CJ McCollum, SG, Por (SG10)
47. Collin Sexton, PG/SG, Cle (SG11)
48. Terry Rozier, PG/SG, Cha (PG13)
49. DeMar DeRozan, SG/SF, Chi (SG12)
50. Jusuf Nurkic, C, Por (C10)
51. Pascal Siakam, PF, Tor (PF8)
52. Jakob Poeltl, C, SA (C11)
53. Montrezl Harrell, PF/C, Wsh (C12)
54. Robert Williams III, PF/C, Bos (C13)
55. Tyrese Haliburton, PG/SG, Sac (PG14)
56. Malcolm Brogdon, PG/SG, Ind (PG15)
57. Kyle Lowry, PG, Mia (PG16)
58. Jalen Suggs, PG/SG, Orl (PG17)
59. Derrick White, PG/SG, SA (PG18)
60. Cade Cunningham, PG, Det (PG19)
61. Anthony Edwards, SG/SF, Min (SG13)
62. John Collins, PF, Atl (PF9)
63. Chris Boucher, PF/C, Tor (C14)
64. Spencer Dinwiddie, PG/SG, Wsh (SG14)
65. Jarrett Allen, C, Cle (C15)
66. D'Angelo Russell, PG/SG, Min (PG20)
67. Kemba Walker, PG, NY (PG21)
68. Buddy Hield, SG/SF, Sac (SG15)
69. Andrew Wiggins, SG/SF, GS (SF9)
70. OG Anunoby, SF/PF, Tor (SF10)
71. Ben Simmons, PG, Phi (PG22)
72. Kristaps Porzingis, PF/C, Dal (C16)
73. Jonas Valanciunas, C, NO (C17)
74. Nickeil Alexander-Walker, SG, NO (SG16)
75. Jerami Grant, SF/PF, Det (SF11)
76. Isaiah Stewart, PF/C, Det (C18)
77. Richaun Holmes, PF/C, Sac (C19)
78. Darius Garland, PG/SG, Cle (PG23)
79. Myles Turner, PF/C, Ind (C20)
80. Jaren Jackson Jr., PF, Mem (PF10)
81. RJ Barrett, SG/SF, NY (SF12)
82. Mike Conley, PG, Utah (PG24)
83. Devonte' Graham, PG/SG, NO (PG25)
84. P.J. Washington, PF, Cha (PF11)
85. Jalen Green, SG, Hou (SG17)
86. Norman Powell, SG/SF, Por (SG18)
87. Ivica Zubac, C, LAC (C21)
88. Dennis Schroder, PG, Bos (PG26)
89. Wendell Carter Jr., C, Orl (C22)
90. Eric Bledsoe, PG/SG, Mem (PG27)
91. Robert Covington, SF/PF, Por (PF12)
92. Thaddeus Young, SF/PF/C, SA (PF13)
93. Marcus Smart, PG/SG, Bos (SG19)
94. Mikal Bridges, SF, Phx (SF13)
95. Al Horford, PF/C, Bos (C23)
96. Kevin Porter Jr., PG/SG, Hou (SG20)
97. Harrison Barnes, SF/PF, Sac (SF14)
98. Bogdan Bogdanovic, SG/SF, Atl (SG21)
99. Scottie Barnes, SF/PF, Tor (PF14)
100. Reggie Jackson, PG, LAC (PG28)
101. Keldon Johnson, SF/PF, SA (SF15)
102. Tim Hardaway Jr., SG/SF, Dal (SG22)
103. Donte DiVincenzo, PG/SG, Mil (SG23)
104. Miles Bridges, SF/PF, Cha (SF16)
105. Brook Lopez, C, Mil (C24)
106. Daniel Theis, PF/C, Hou (C25)
107. Mitchell Robinson, C, NY (C26)
108. Jordan Clarkson, SG, Utah (SG24)
109. Killian Hayes, PG, Det (PG29)
110. Joe Ingles, SG/SF/PF, Utah (SF17)
111. Marvin Bagley III, PF, Sac (PF15)
112. Gordon Hayward, SF, Cha (SF18)
113. Evan Fournier, SG/SF, NY (SG25)
114. Saddiq Bey, SF, Det (SF19)
115. Brandon Clarke, PF/C, Mem (PF16)
116. Jonathan Isaac, SF/PF, Orl (PF17)
117. Hassan Whiteside, C, Utah (C27)
118. Joe Harris, SG/SF, Bkn (SG26)
119. Malik Beasley, SG/SF, Min (SG27)
120. Kyle Kuzma, SF/PF, Wsh (PF18)
121. T.J. McConnell, PG, Ind (PG30)
122. Lauri Markkanen, PF, Chi (PF19)
123. Bojan Bogdanovic, SF/PF, Utah (PF20)
124. Steven Adams, C, Mem (C28)
125. Bobby Portis, PF, Mil (PF21)
126. Mason Plumlee, C, Cha (C29)
127. Ricky Rubio, PG, Cle (PG31)
128. Kelly Olynyk, PF/C, Det (C30)
129. Monte Morris, PG, Den (PG32)
130. Thomas Bryant, C, Wsh (C31)
131. Kyrie Irving, PG/SG, Bkn (PG33)
132. Kyle Anderson, SF/PF, Mem (SF20)
133. Alperen Sengun, C, Hou (C32)
134. Tyler Herro, PG/SG, Mia (SG28)
135. Isaiah Roby, PF, OKC (PF22)
136. Andre Drummond, C, Phi (C33)
137. Isaac Okoro, SF, Cle (SF21)
138. Derrick Rose, PG, NY (PG34)
139. Aaron Gordon, PF, Den (PF23)
140. Patrick Williams, SF/PF, Chi (SF22)
141. Darius Bazley, SF/PF, OKC (SF23)
142. Otto Porter Jr., SF, GS (SF24)
143. Serge Ibaka, PF/C, LAC (C34)
144. Dillon Brooks, SG/SF, Mem (SG29)
145. Rui Hachimura, SF/PF, Wsh (PF24)
146. Kelly Oubre Jr., SF/PF, Cha (PF25)
147. T.J. Warren, SF, Ind (SF25)
148. Seth Curry, PG/SG, Phi (SG30)
149. Marcus Morris Sr., SF/PF, LAC (PF26)
150. Doug McDermott, SF/PF, SA (SF26)
151. Nerlens Noel, C, NY (C35)
152. LaMarcus Aldridge, PF, Bkn (PF27)
153. Moses Brown, C, Dal (C36)
154. Cole Anthony, PG, Orl (PG35)
155. Duncan Robinson, SG/SF, Mia (SG31)
156. Enes Kanter, C, Bos (C37)
157. Talen Horton-Tucker, SG/SF, LAL (SG32)
158. Jalen Brunson, PG, Dal (PG36)
159. Jae Crowder, SF/PF, Phx (PF28)
160. Danny Green, SG/SF, Phi (SG33)
161. Terrence Ross, SG/SF, Orl (SG34)
162. James Wiseman, C, GS (C38)
163. Daniel Gafford, PF/C, Wsh (C39)
164. Goran Dragic, PG, Tor (PG37)
165. Kevin Huerter, SG/SF, Atl (SG35)
166. Alec Burks, SG, NY (SG36)
167. Aleksej Pokusevski, PF, OKC (PF29)
168. Evan Mobley, PF/C, Cle (PF30)
169. Dorian Finney-Smith, SF/PF, Dal (SF27)
170. Chuma Okeke, PF, Orl (PF31)
171. Khem Birch, C, Tor (C40)
172. Terance Mann, SF, LAC (SF28)
173. Larry Nance Jr., PF, Cle (PF32)
174. Markelle Fultz, PG, Orl (PG38)
175. Franz Wagner, SF, Orl (SF29)
176. Blake Griffin, PF, Bkn (PF33)
177. Rudy Gay, PF, Utah (PF34)
178. Kenrich Williams, SF, OKC (SF30)
179. Josh Hart, SG/SF, NO (SG37)
180. Terence Davis, SG, Sac (SG38)
181. Tomas Satoransky, PG/SG, Chi (PG39)
182. Kendrick Nunn, SG, LAL (SG39)
183. Shake Milton, PG/SG, Phi (PG40)
184. Luguentz Dort, SG/SF, OKC (SG40)
185. Nicolas Batum, SG/SF, LAC (SF31)
186. Jaxson Hayes, C, NO (C41)
187. John Wall, PG, Hou (PG41)
188. Matisse Thybulle, SG/SF, Phi (SF32)
189. Royce O'Neale, SF/PF, Utah (SF33)
190. Devin Vassell, SG/SF, SA (SG41)
191. Davis Bertans, PF, Wsh (PF35)
192. Coby White, PG, Chi (PG42)
193. Kevin Love, PF, Cle (PF36)
194. Jeremy Lamb, SG/SF, Ind (SG42)
195. Bruce Brown, SG, Bkn (SG43)
196. Derrick Favors, PF/C, OKC (C42)
197. Ish Smith, PG, Cha (PG43)
198. Cedi Osman, SF, Cle (SF34)
199. Cameron Johnson, SF, Phx (SF35)
200. Tyus Jones, PG, Mem (PG44)