See the end of the article for an explanation of the ratings used here. And a thousand thanks to the folks at for providing the oh-so-important league ownership data for this article.

We're 12 games or so into the season. Are we beginning to see some playing time patterns that can help form conclusions about players and performances? No, we're not. Nothing significant can be determined in 12 games, aside from the occasional question about roles and health. Keep that in mind as we work through this list.

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