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Reggie Jackson (Det)

Reggie Jackson scored 19 points (8-21 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 2-2 FT) while adding eight assists, three rebounds and a steal in 32 minutes during Saturday's 113-112 win over the Wizards.

Impact

He's been in a bit of a skid offensively, topping 20 points just once in his last six games while shooting 42.6 percent (40-for-94) from the floor over that stretch. Jackson has remained a steady source of three-pointers, however, draining at least one in 13 straight games and averaging 1.7 threes a night in January.

Marcus Morris (Det)

Marcus Morris scored 25 points (7-17 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 8-9 FT) while adding 11 rebounds, three assists and a steal in 38 minutes during Saturday's 113-112 win over the Wizards.

Impact

He got the better of his twin brother Markieff in this one, leading all scorers on the night and tipping home the winning basket at the buzzer on a Tobias Harris miss. Morris has also now recorded consecutive double-doubles and three on the season, all of which have come in the last eight games.

John Wall (Was)

John Wall scored 19 points (6-15 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 7-9 FT) while adding 10 assists, seven rebounds and two steals in 39 minutes during Saturday's 113-112 loss to the Pistons.

Impact

It's his third straight double-double, seventh in 11 January games and 25th on the season, as Wall remains on pace for his third straight campaign averaging more than 10 assists a night while also producing career bests in scoring, field goal percentage, free throw percentage and steals.

Markieff Morris (Was)

Markieff Morris scored 19 points (7-17 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 3-4 FT) while adding nine rebounds, two assists, two steals and a block in 38 minutes during Saturday's 113-112 loss to the Pistons.

Impact

In a battle between the Morris twins it was Marcus, not Markieff, who ended up on top. The Wizards' forward has been impressive on the glass lately, however, averaging 8.4 boards per night in 11 January contests while recording at least five rebounds in every game.

Tyson Chandler (Pho)

Tyson Chandler chipped in nine points (2-5 FG, 5-5 FT), 16 rebounds and a steal in 31 minutes Saturday during a 107-105 win over New York.

Impact

In his 15th season, Chandler continues to dominate the glass. Saturday marks the seventh 15-plus rebound game in a row for Chandler, and he's currently the sixth best rebounder in the league behind Rudy Gobert and Dwight Howard.

Marcus Smart (Bos)

Marcus Smart scored 17 points (5-15 FG, 1-7 3Pt, 6-6 FT) while adding six rebounds, six assists and two steals in 41 minutes during Saturday's 127-123 overtime loss to the Trail Blazers.

Impact

He's scored just 24 points total over his previous four games while apparently playing through an ankle issue, but Smart appeared to be 100 percent Saturday, although he continued to struggle with his shot. The 22-year-old is making a big impact on the defensive end, however, reeling off four straight games with multiple steals and averaging 2.0 steals in nine January contests.

Emmanuel Mudiay (Den)

Emmanuel Mudiay will not return to Saturday's game against the Clippers due to lower back soreness, Chris Dempsey of The Denver Post reports.

Impact

Mudiay was probable coming into the contest, and was given the green light, but aggravated his injury mid-game. Jameer Nelson should finish out the remainder of the game at the point guard slot, and will likely be the main beneficiary moving forward if Mudiay misses time. The Nuggets' next game is Sunday against the Timberwolves.

Isaiah Thomas (Bos)

Isaiah Thomas scored 41 points (14-28 FG, 4-11 3Pt, 9-11 FT) while adding six assists and three rebounds in 44 minutes during Saturday's 127-123 overtime loss to the Trail Blazers.

Impact

He's on an incredible roll, scoring at least 35 points in three straight games and 20 or more in 27 straight, dating back to mid-November. Thomas is now second in the league in points per game at 29.0, behind only Russell Westbrook.

C.J. McCollum (Por)

C.J. McCollum scored 35 points (11-21 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 10-13 FT) while adding three assists, three steals and two rebounds in 46 minutes during Saturday's 127-123 overtime win over the Celtics.

Impact

After three games in which McCollum struggled to find his shot and didn't score more than 18 points, he decided to attack the basket and set a career high in free throw attempts, while tying his previous best in made FTs. The 25-year-old is already on pace for a new career best in scoring, but if he can add more trips to the charity stripe to his arsenal, he could push his way into the top 10 in the league in points per game.

Eric Bledsoe (Pho)

Eric Bledsoe put up 23 points (6-14 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 10-10 FT), seven assists, five rebounds and a block in 38 minutes Saturday during a 107-105 win over New York.

Impact

Bledsoe did a ton of damage early. In the first half alone, he sliced his way into the Knicks interior defense, and scored 14 points (4-7 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 5-5 FT) in just 15 minutes of play. While he struggled to make shots in the second half, shooting just 2-for-8, he focused his efforts on distributing and picked up four assists. Bledsoe is on bit of a roll now to start the new year, averaging 22.2 points and 7.9 assists in 36.1 minutes through nine games in January.

Mason Plumlee (Por)

Mason Plumlee scored 10 points (4-8 FG, 2-4 FT) while adding 11 rebounds, eight assists and a steal in 28 minutes during Saturday's 127-123 overtime win over the Celtics.

Impact

It's his second straight double-double and third straight game with double-digit boards, but more interesting is the development of Plumlee's distribution skills. He's averaging a career-high 4.3 assists a game on the season, and with Damian Lillard increasingly focused on his scoring, Plumlee's role as a point forward could continue to grow.

Damian Lillard (Por)

Damian Lillard scored 28 points (9-21 FG, 2-7 3Pt, 8-8 FT) while adding seven assists, a rebound and a block in 37 minutes during Saturday's 127-123 overtime win over the Celtics.

Impact

He accounted for half of Portland's 14 points in the extra frame to seal the victory, although he also missed a 19-footer at the buzzer to allow the game to go to OT in the first place. Lillard has now scored 20 or more points in five straight games, and eight of nine since returning to action from an ankle injury at the beginning of the month.

Devin Booker (Pho)

Devin Booker poured in 26 points (10-21 FG, 3-4 3Pt, 3-3 FT), two assists, a rebound, a steal and a block in 37 minutes Saturday during a 107-105 win over the Knicks.

Impact

Booker aggressively hunted for his shot under the bright lights of Madison Square Garden, an encouraging sign for a young up-and-coming player. Instead of letting the Basketball Mecca intimidate him, Booker let it fly, and when the ball swung around to him on the right wing with the game on the line, Booker drilled the go-ahead jumper. While he did airball what would have been the nail in the coffin on the very next posession, the damage had already been done. He's now on a serious hot streak to start the new year, averaging 26.8 points with a 49.0 FG percentage and a 45.2 3Pt Percentage through eight games in January.

Nikola Jokic (Den)

Nikola Jokic (ankle) will play in Saturday's tilt against the Clippers, Harrison Wind of BSNDenver.com reports.

Impact

As expected, Jokic will play Saturday against the Clippers. He'll be facing up against the premier rebounding and shot-blocking presence of DeAndre Jordan at the center slot.

Emmanuel Mudiay (Den)

Emmanuel Mudiay (back) will play in Saturday's matchup against the Clippers, Harrison Wind of BSNDenver.com reports.

Impact

Despite dealing with lower back soreness, he will get the start against the injury-riddled Clippers. Over the past three contests, Mudiay is averaging 14.7 points on 51.7 percent shooting to go along with 7.0 assists and 2.0 steals.

Marreese Speights (LAC)

Marreese Speights will start at the power forward slot for Saturday's game against the Nuggets, Harrison Wind of BSNDenver.com reports.

Impact

Coach Doc Rivers will insert Speights into the starting lineup, sending Raymond Felton to the bench. Over the past five contests, Speights is averaging 14.0 points on 55.8 percent shooting and 4.0 rebounds. It's unclear whether or not this move by coach Rivers will indicate a minutes uptick, or whether it is purely rotational, but the 29-year-old will get an opportunity to make an impact with the starting unit.

Kristaps Porzingis (NY)

Kristaps Porzingis will draw the start Friday against the Suns, Steve Popper of USA Today reports.

Impact

The Knicks are completely healthy, minus Lance Thomas (head), and are opting to go back to their most-used lineup this season, which features Porzingis at the power forward slot.

Courtney Lee (NY)

Courtney Lee will draw the start at shooting guard Saturday against the Suns, Steve Popper of USA Today reports.

Impact

Ron Baker drew the start at shooting guard over the past three games, but with the Knicks healthy other than Lance Thomas (head), Lee will slip back into his normal starting role. On the season, the 31-year-old is shooting 41.9 percent from behind the arc.

Kevin Love (Cle)

Kevin Love (back) will play Saturday against the Spurs, Fred McLeod of Cavs.com reports.

Impact

Love will certainly help the Cavaliers for their Saturday matchup against the Spurs. He looks to regain his starting role and send James Jones back to the bench.

Sam Dekker will get his first career start Saturday against the Grizzlies, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Impact

With Ryan Anderson (illness) out, Dekker will draw the start. Corey Brewer had been starting in Anderson's place, but Dekker has shown more promise when he touches the floor, averaging 10.0 points and 6.3 rebounds across 26.0 minutes over his past three games