Updated fantasy basketball head-to-head categories rankings

For now, the Nets will move forward without Kyrie Irving being able to play or practice with the team. AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill

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) categories scoring.

Latest update: Oct. 12

Player, Positions, Team, (Primary Position Rank)
1. Nikola Jokic, C, Den (C1)
2. Luka Doncic, PG, Dal (PG1)
3. Kevin Durant, SF/PF, Bkn (SF1)
4. James Harden, PG/SG, Bkn (SG1)
5. Giannis Antetokounmpo, PF, Mil (PF1)
6. Stephen Curry, PG, GS (PG2)
7. Karl-Anthony Towns, C, Min (C2)
8. Damian Lillard, PG, Por (PG3)
9. Nikola Vucevic, C, Chi (C3)
10. Jayson Tatum, SF/PF, Bos (PF2)
11. Trae Young, PG, Atl (PG4)
12. Bam Adebayo, PF/C, Mia (C4)
13. Bradley Beal, SG, Wsh (SG2)
14. Paul George, SG/SF, LAC (SF2)
15. Anthony Davis, PF, LAL (PF3)
16. De'Aaron Fox, PG, Sac (PG5)
17. Julius Randle, PF, NY (PF4)
18. Jimmy Butler, SG/SF, Mia (SF3)
19. LeBron James, PG/SF/PF, LAL (SF4)
20. Joel Embiid, C, Phi (C5)
21. Rudy Gobert, C, Utah (C6)
22. Domantas Sabonis, PF, Ind (PF5)
23. Russell Westbrook, PG, LAL (PG6)
24. Chris Paul, PG, Phx (PG7)
25. Zach LaVine, SG, Chi (SG3)
26. Devin Booker, PG/SG, Phx (SG4)
27. Donovan Mitchell, PG/SG, Utah (SG5)
28. Fred VanVleet, PG/SG, Tor (SG6)
29. Tobias Harris, SF/PF, Phi (SF5)
30. Khris Middleton, SG/SF, Mil (SF6)
31. Dejounte Murray, PG/SG, SA (PG8)
32. LaMelo Ball, PG, Cha (PG9)
33. Michael Porter Jr., SF/PF, Den (SF7)
34. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, PG/SG, OKC (SG7)
35. Jrue Holiday, PG/SG, Mil (PG10)
36. Deandre Ayton, C, Phx (C7)
37. Clint Capela, C, Atl (C8)
38. Jaylen Brown, SG/SF, Bos (SG8)
39. Ja Morant, PG, Mem (PG11)
40. Christian Wood, PF/C, Hou (C9)
41. Malcolm Brogdon, PG/SG, Ind (PG12)
42. Kyle Lowry, PG, Mia (PG13)
43. Zion Williamson, PF, NO (PF6)
44. CJ McCollum, SG, Por (SG9)
45. Terry Rozier, PG/SG, Cha (PG14)
46. Mikal Bridges, SF, Phx (SF8)
47. Jonas Valanciunas, C, NO (C10)
48. Myles Turner, PF/C, Ind (C11)
49. OG Anunoby, SF/PF, Tor (SF9)
50. Jaren Jackson Jr., PF, Mem (PF7)
51. DeMar DeRozan, SG/SF, Chi (SG10)
52. Brandon Ingram, SF/PF, NO (SF10)
53. Gordon Hayward, SF, Cha (SF11)
54. Richaun Holmes, PF/C, Sac (C12)
55. Spencer Dinwiddie, PG/SG, Wsh (SG11)
56. Mike Conley, PG, Utah (PG15)
57. Lonzo Ball, PG, Chi (PG16)
58. John Collins, PF, Atl (PF8)
59. Cade Cunningham, PG, Det (PG17)
60. Miles Bridges, SF/PF, Cha (SF12)
61. Jarrett Allen, C, Cle (C13)
62. Pascal Siakam, PF, Tor (PF9)
63. Chris Boucher, PF/C, Tor (C14)
64. Bogdan Bogdanovic, SG/SF, Atl (SG12)
65. Robert Covington, SF/PF, Por (PF10)
66. Tyrese Haliburton, PG/SG, Sac (PG18)
67. Anthony Edwards, SG/SF, Min (SG13)
68. Darius Garland, PG/SG, Cle (PG19)
69. Jalen Green, SG, Hou (SG14)
70. Brook Lopez, C, Mil (C15)
71. Evan Mobley, PF/C, Cle (PF11)
72. Draymond Green, PF, GS (PF12)
73. Caris LeVert, SG/SF, Ind (SG15)
74. Kyrie Irving, PG/SG, Bkn (PG20)
75. Kemba Walker, PG, NY (PG21)
76. Norman Powell, SG/SF, Por (SG16)
77. Kelly Olynyk, PF/C, Det (C16)
78. Buddy Hield, SG/SF, Sac (SG17)
79. Ben Simmons, PG, Phi (PG22)
80. Harrison Barnes, SF/PF, Sac (SF13)
81. Collin Sexton, PG/SG, Cle (SG18)
82. Montrezl Harrell, PF/C, Wsh (C17)
83. Kristaps Porzingis, PF/C, Dal (C18)
84. Kevin Porter Jr., PG/SG, Hou (SG19)
85. Jakob Poeltl, C, SA (C19)
86. Jalen Suggs, PG/SG, Orl (PG23)
87. Dennis Schroder, PG, Bos (PG24)
88. D'Angelo Russell, PG/SG, Min (PG25)
89. Devonte' Graham, PG/SG, NO (PG26)
90. Jerami Grant, SF/PF, Det (SF14)
91. Jusuf Nurkic, C, Por (C20)
92. Keldon Johnson, SF/PF, SA (SF15)
93. Robert Williams III, PF/C, Bos (C21)
94. Andrew Wiggins, SG/SF, GS (SF16)
95. P.J. Washington, PF, Cha (PF13)
96. Derrick White, PG/SG, SA (PG27)
97. Kyle Anderson, SF/PF, Mem (SF17)
98. Mason Plumlee, C, Cha (C22)
99. Nickeil Alexander-Walker, SG, NO (SG20)
100. Marcus Smart, PG/SG, Bos (SG21)
101. Kyle Kuzma, SF/PF, Wsh (PF14)
102. Marvin Bagley III, PF, Sac (PF15)
103. Saddiq Bey, SF, Det (SF18)
104. Al Horford, PF/C, Bos (C23)
105. Malik Beasley, SG/SF, Min (SG22)
106. Steven Adams, C, Mem (C24)
107. Enes Kanter, C, Bos (C25)
108. Coby White, PG, Chi (PG28)
109. Jonathan Isaac, SF/PF, Orl (PF16)
110. Thomas Bryant, C, Wsh (C26)
111. RJ Barrett, SG/SF, NY (SF19)
112. Khem Birch, C, Tor (C27)
113. Andre Drummond, C, Phi (C28)
114. T.J. Warren, SF, Ind (SF20)
115. Evan Fournier, SG/SF, NY (SG23)
116. Derrick Rose, PG, NY (PG29)
117. Wendell Carter Jr., C, Orl (C29)
118. Daniel Theis, PF/C, Hou (C30)
119. John Wall, PG, Hou (PG30)
120. Markelle Fultz, PG, Orl (PG31)
121. De'Andre Hunter, SF/PF, Atl (SF21)
122. Mitchell Robinson, C, NY (C31)
123. Klay Thompson, SG, GS (SG24)
124. Scottie Barnes, SF/PF, Tor (PF17)
125. Jordan Clarkson, SG, Utah (SG25)
126. Joe Ingles, SG/SF/PF, Utah (SF22)
127. Doug McDermott, SF/PF, SA (SF23)
128. Kevin Huerter, SG/SF, Atl (SG26)
129. T.J. McConnell, PG, Ind (PG32)
130. Lauri Markkanen, PF, Cle (PF18)
131. Dorian Finney-Smith, SF/PF, Dal (SF24)
132. Isaiah Stewart, PF/C, Det (C32)
133. Dillon Brooks, SG/SF, Mem (SG27)
134. James Wiseman, C, GS (C33)
135. Bojan Bogdanovic, SF/PF, Utah (PF19)
136. Duncan Robinson, SG/SF, Mia (SG28)
137. Daniel Gafford, PF/C, Wsh (C34)
138. Delon Wright, PG/SG, Atl (SG29)
139. Tim Hardaway Jr., SG/SF, Dal (SG30)
140. Kelly Oubre Jr., SF/PF, Cha (PF20)
141. Darius Bazley, SF/PF, OKC (SF25)
142. Tyrese Maxey, SG/PG, Phi (SG31)
143. Joe Harris, SG/SF, Bkn (SG32)
144. Thaddeus Young, SF/PF/C, SA (PF21)
145. Ivica Zubac, C, LAC (C35)
146. Marcus Morris Sr., SF/PF, LAC (PF22)
147. Royce O'Neale, SF/PF, Utah (SF26)
148. Danny Green, SG/SF, Phi (SG33)
149. Goran Dragic, PG, Tor (PG33)
150. Cole Anthony, PG, Orl (PG34)
151. Cory Joseph, PG, Det (PG35)
152. Alperen Sengun, C, Hou (C36)
153. Mo Bamba, C, Orl (C37)
154. Jordan Poole, PG/SG, GS (SG34)
155. Victor Oladipo, SG, Mia (SG35)
156. Eric Gordon, SG, Hou (SG36)
157. Serge Ibaka, PF/C, LAC (C38)
158. Tyler Herro, PG/SG, Mia (SG37)
159. Kendrick Nunn, SG, LAL (SG38)
160. Jeremy Lamb, SG/SF, Ind (SG39)
161. Ricky Rubio, PG, Cle (PG36)
162. Shake Milton, PG/SG, Phi (PG37)
163. Gary Trent Jr., SG/SF, Tor (SG40)
164. Seth Curry, PG/SG, Phi (SG41)
165. Donte DiVincenzo, PG/SG, Mil (SG42)
166. Trevor Ariza, SF, LAL (SF27)
167. Aaron Gordon, PF, Den (PF23)
168. Eric Bledsoe, PG/SG, Mem (PG38)
169. Bobby Portis, PF, Mil (PF24)
170. Rui Hachimura, SF/PF, Wsh (PF25)
171. Josh Hart, SG/SF, NO (SG43)
172. Matisse Thybulle, SG/SF, Phi (SF28)
173. Reggie Bullock, SG/SF, Dal (SF29)
174. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, SG/SF, Wsh (SG44)
175. Reggie Jackson, PG, LAC (PG39)
176. Danilo Gallinari, SF/PF, Atl (PF26)
177. Franz Wagner, SF, Orl (SF30)
178. Kawhi Leonard, SF/PF, LAC (SF31)
179. Cedi Osman, SF, Cle (SF32)
180. Jamal Murray, PG/SG, Den (PG40)
181. Jeff Green, PF, Den (PF27)
182. Brandon Clarke, PF/C, Mem (PF28)
183. Luguentz Dort, SG/SF, OKC (SG45)
184. Larry Nance Jr., PF, Cle (PF29)
185. Naz Reid, C, Min (C39)
186. Josh Jackson, SG/SF, Det (SF33)
187. Josh Richardson, SG/SF, Bos (SG46)
188. Jalen Brunson, PG, Dal (PG41)
189. Isaiah Roby, PF, OKC (PF30)
190. De'Anthony Melton, PG, Mem (PG42)
191. James Bouknight, SG, Cha (SG47)
192. Kent Bazemore, SG/SF, LAL (SG48)
193. Blake Griffin, PF, Bkn (PF31)
194. Kevin Love, PF, Cle (PF32)
195. Bruce Brown, SG, Bkn (SG49)
196. Dwight Howard, C, LAL (C40)
197. Monte Morris, PG, Den (PG43)
198. Moses Brown, C, Dal (C41)
199. Carmelo Anthony, SF/PF, LAL (PF33)
200. Rudy Gay, PF, Utah (PF34)