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Updated fantasy basketball head-to-head categories rankings

An eye-opening first week has Miles Bridges soaring up the ranks. AP Photo/John Minchillo

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. 25

Player, Positions, Team, (Primary Position Rank)
1. Nikola Jokic, C, Den (C1)
2. Kevin Durant, SF/PF, Bkn (SF1)
3. Stephen Curry, PG, GS (PG1)
4. Giannis Antetokounmpo, PF, Mil (PF1)
5. Luka Doncic, PG, Dal (PG2)
6. Karl-Anthony Towns, C, Min (C2)
7. James Harden, PG/SG, Bkn (SG1)
8. Damian Lillard, PG, Por (PG3)
9. Trae Young, PG, Atl (PG4)
10. Julius Randle, PF, NY (PF2)
11. Bam Adebayo, PF/C, Mia (C3)
12. Jayson Tatum, SF/PF, Bos (PF3)
13. Bradley Beal, SG, Wsh (SG2)
14. Paul George, SG/SF, LAC (SF2)
15. Nikola Vucevic, C, Chi (C4)
16. Anthony Davis, PF, LAL (PF4)
17. LeBron James, PG/SF/PF, LAL (SF3)
18. De'Aaron Fox, PG, Sac (PG5)
19. Jimmy Butler, SG/SF, Mia (SF4)
20. Joel Embiid, C, Phi (C5)
21. Rudy Gobert, C, Utah (C6)
22. Domantas Sabonis, PF, Ind (PF5)
23. Ja Morant, PG, Mem (PG6)
24. Chris Paul, PG, Phx (PG7)
25. Devin Booker, PG/SG, Phx (SG3)
26. Donovan Mitchell, PG/SG, Utah (SG4)
27. Fred VanVleet, PG/SG, Tor (SG5)
28. Zach LaVine, SG, Chi (SG6)
29. Tobias Harris, SF/PF, Phi (SF5)
30. Khris Middleton, SG/SF, Mil (SF6)
31. Russell Westbrook, PG, LAL (PG8)
32. Dejounte Murray, PG/SG, SA (PG9)
33. LaMelo Ball, PG, Cha (PG10)
34. Michael Porter Jr., SF/PF, Den (SF7)
35. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, PG/SG, OKC (SG7)
36. Jrue Holiday, PG/SG, Mil (PG11)
37. Deandre Ayton, C, Phx (C7)
38. Clint Capela, C, Atl (C8)
39. Myles Turner, PF/C, Ind (C9)
40. Jaylen Brown, SG/SF, Bos (SG8)
41. Christian Wood, PF/C, Hou (C10)
42. Malcolm Brogdon, PG/SG, Ind (PG12)
43. OG Anunoby, SF/PF, Tor (SF8)
44. CJ McCollum, SG, Por (SG9)
45. Evan Mobley, PF/C, Cle (PF6)
46. Terry Rozier, PG/SG, Cha (PG13)
47. Kyle Lowry, PG, Mia (PG14)
48. Mikal Bridges, SF, Phx (SF9)
49. Jonas Valanciunas, C, NO (C11)
50. Jaren Jackson Jr., PF, Mem (PF7)
51. Miles Bridges, SF/PF, Cha (SF10)
52. DeMar DeRozan, SG/SF, Chi (SG10)
53. Brandon Ingram, SF/PF, NO (SF11)
54. Gordon Hayward, SF, Cha (SF12)
55. Richaun Holmes, PF/C, Sac (C12)
56. Spencer Dinwiddie, PG/SG, Wsh (SG11)
57. Zion Williamson, PF, NO (PF8)
58. Mike Conley, PG, Utah (PG15)
59. Lonzo Ball, PG, Chi (PG16)
60. Tyrese Haliburton, PG/SG, Sac (PG17)
61. John Collins, PF, Atl (PF9)
62. Jalen Green, SG, Hou (SG12)
63. Pascal Siakam, PF, Tor (PF10)
64. Bogdan Bogdanovic, SG/SF, Atl (SG13)
65. Jarrett Allen, C, Cle (C13)
66. Chris Duarte, SG, Ind (SG14)
67. Anthony Edwards, SG/SF, Min (SG15)
68. Cade Cunningham, PG, Det (PG18)
69. Brook Lopez, C, Mil (C14)
70. Draymond Green, PF, GS (PF11)
71. Jerami Grant, SF/PF, Det (SF13)
72. Kevin Porter Jr., PG/SG, Hou (SG16)
73. Norman Powell, SG/SF, Por (SG17)
74. Buddy Hield, SG/SF, Sac (SG18)
75. Derrick White, PG/SG, SA (PG19)
76. Jusuf Nurkic, C, Por (C15)
77. Robert Covington, SF/PF, Por (PF12)
78. Steven Adams, C, Mem (C16)
79. Nickeil Alexander-Walker, SG, NO (SG19)
80. Darius Garland, PG/SG, Cle (PG20)
81. Harrison Barnes, SF/PF, Sac (SF14)
82. Josh Giddey, PG/SG, OKC (PG21)
83. Collin Sexton, PG/SG, Cle (SG20)
84. Montrezl Harrell, PF/C, Wsh (C17)
85. Kristaps Porzingis, PF/C, Dal (C18)
86. Jakob Poeltl, C, SA (C19)
87. Jalen Suggs, PG/SG, Orl (PG22)
88. Dennis Schroder, PG, Bos (PG23)
89. D'Angelo Russell, PG/SG, Min (PG24)
90. Kemba Walker, PG, NY (PG25)
91. Mo Bamba, C, Orl (C20)
92. Devonte' Graham, PG/SG, NO (PG26)
93. Scottie Barnes, SF/PF, Tor (PF13)
94. Andre Drummond, C, Phi (C21)
95. Evan Fournier, SG/SF, NY (SG21)
96. Keldon Johnson, SF/PF, SA (SF15)
97. Robert Williams III, PF/C, Bos (C22)
98. Ricky Rubio, PG, Cle (PG27)
99. Andrew Wiggins, SG/SF, GS (SF16)
100. Wendell Carter Jr., C, Orl (C23)
101. Kyle Anderson, SF/PF, Mem (SF17)
102. Mason Plumlee, C, Cha (C24)
103. Caris LeVert, SG/SF, Ind (SG22)
104. Marcus Smart, PG/SG, Bos (SG23)
105. Ben Simmons, PG, Phi (PG28)
106. Kyle Kuzma, SF/PF, Wsh (PF14)
107. Saddiq Bey, SF, Det (SF18)
108. Al Horford, PF/C, Bos (C25)
109. Doug McDermott, SF/PF, SA (SF19)
110. Kevin Huerter, SG/SF, Atl (SG24)
111. Tyrese Maxey, SG/PG, Phi (SG25)
112. Chris Boucher, PF/C, Tor (C26)
113. Cole Anthony, PG, Orl (PG29)
114. Isaiah Stewart, PF/C, Det (C27)
115. RJ Barrett, SG/SF, NY (SF20)
116. Khem Birch, C, Tor (C28)
117. P.J. Washington, PF, Cha (PF15)
118. Tyler Herro, PG/SG, Mia (SG26)
119. Eric Bledsoe, PG/SG, LAC (PG30)
120. Derrick Rose, PG, NY (PG31)
121. Malik Beasley, SG/SF, Min (SG27)
122. De'Andre Hunter, SF/PF, Atl (SF21)
123. Jordan Poole, PG/SG, GS (SG28)
124. Kyrie Irving, PG/SG, Bkn (PG32)
125. Mitchell Robinson, C, NY (C29)
126. Thomas Bryant, C, Wsh (C30)
127. Will Barton, SF, Den (SF22)
128. Bojan Bogdanovic, SF/PF, Utah (PF16)
129. Seth Curry, PG/SG, Phi (SG29)
130. Jordan Clarkson, SG, Utah (SG30)
131. Tim Hardaway Jr., SG/SF, Dal (SG31)
132. Gary Trent Jr., SG/SF, Tor (SG32)
133. Joe Ingles, SG/SF/PF, Utah (SF23)
134. Kelly Oubre Jr., SF/PF, Cha (PF17)
135. T.J. McConnell, PG, Ind (PG33)
136. Jonathan Isaac, SF/PF, Orl (PF18)
137. Lauri Markkanen, PF, Cle (PF19)
138. Dorian Finney-Smith, SF/PF, Dal (SF24)
139. Bobby Portis, PF, Mil (PF20)
140. Dillon Brooks, SG/SF, Mem (SG33)
141. Kelly Olynyk, PF/C, Det (C31)
142. Desmond Bane, SG, Mem (SG34)
143. De'Anthony Melton, PG, Mem (PG34)
144. James Wiseman, C, GS (C32)
145. T.J. Warren, SF, Ind (SF25)
146. Alperen Sengun, C, Hou (C33)
147. Duncan Robinson, SG/SF, Mia (SG35)
148. Josh Hart, SG/SF, NO (SG36)
149. Daniel Gafford, PF/C, Wsh (C34)
150. Delon Wright, PG/SG, Atl (SG37)
151. Klay Thompson, SG, GS (SG38)
152. Darius Bazley, SF/PF, OKC (SF26)
153. Joe Harris, SG/SF, Bkn (SG39)
154. Alex Caruso, PG/SG, Chi (PG35)
155. Carmelo Anthony, SF/PF, LAL (PF21)
156. Coby White, PG, Chi (PG36)
157. Patty Mills, PG, Bkn (PG37)
158. Thaddeus Young, SF/PF/C, SA (PF22)
159. Daniel Theis, PF/C, Hou (C35)
160. Franz Wagner, SF, Orl (SF27)
161. Ivica Zubac, C, LAC (C36)
162. Pat Connaughton, SG/SF, Mil (SG40)
163. Marcus Morris Sr., SF/PF, LAC (PF23)
164. Royce O'Neale, SF/PF, Utah (SF28)
165. Danny Green, SG/SF, Phi (SG41)
166. Goran Dragic, PG, Tor (PG38)
167. Markelle Fultz, PG, Orl (PG39)
168. Cory Joseph, PG, Det (PG40)
169. Jalen Brunson, PG, Dal (PG41)
170. Victor Oladipo, SG, Mia (SG42)
171. Eric Gordon, SG, Hou (SG43)
172. Serge Ibaka, PF/C, LAC (C37)
173. Kendrick Nunn, SG, LAL (SG44)
174. Jeremy Lamb, SG/SF, Ind (SG45)
175. Shake Milton, PG/SG, Phi (PG42)
176. Donte DiVincenzo, PG/SG, Mil (SG46)
177. Trevor Ariza, SF, LAL (SF29)
178. Aaron Gordon, PF, Den (PF24)
179. Rui Hachimura, SF/PF, Wsh (PF25)
180. Matisse Thybulle, SG/SF, Phi (SF30)
181. Reggie Bullock, SG/SF, Dal (SF31)
182. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, SG/SF, Wsh (SG47)
183. Reggie Jackson, PG, LAC (PG43)
184. Danilo Gallinari, SF/PF, Atl (PF26)
185. Enes Kanter, C, Bos (C38)
186. John Wall, PG, Hou (PG44)
187. Kawhi Leonard, SF/PF, LAC (SF32)
188. Cedi Osman, SF, Cle (SF33)
189. Jamal Murray, PG/SG, Den (PG45)
190. Jeff Green, PF, Den (PF27)
191. Brandon Clarke, PF/C, Mem (PF28)
192. Luguentz Dort, SG/SF, OKC (SG48)
193. Larry Nance Jr., PF, Por (PF29)
194. Naz Reid, C, Min (C39)
195. Josh Jackson, SG/SF, Det (SF34)
196. Josh Richardson, SG/SF, Bos (SG49)
197. Marvin Bagley III, PF, Sac (PF30)
198. Isaiah Roby, PF, OKC (PF31)
199. James Bouknight, SG, Cha (SG50)
200. Kent Bazemore, SG/SF, LAL (SG51)