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We're not quite at the point where you can't turn things around, but with Week 7 (Dec. 8-14) on the horizon, nearly one-third of the season is in the books. If you've been patiently waiting for your injured stars or slow-starters to get going, it might be time to start looking to alternatives.

The waiver wire is one place you can impact your team, but that requires a specific set of circumstances to take advantage of, and they might not be available at any given time. You have to have a potential difference maker waiting to be scooped up and a roster spot you can stick him in, in the hopes that the best-case scenario plays out.

If you're tired of waiting for the right opportunity to fall into your lap, then it's time to take action. Look to the trade block to find value, by selling high on the following players, or buying low on the others.

Sell high on…

Pau Gasol, C, Bulls
At the age of 34, having missed a combined 55 games over his previous two seasons, Gasol is enjoying a renaissance. He is averaging 19.9 points, 11.4 rebounds, 2.1 assist and 1.9 blocks per game this season, with coach Tom Thibodeau relying on him for 35.9 minutes per game, his highest average since 2011-12. Something's got to give here; hopefully that means Thibodeau will willingly dial Gasol's minutes back, because an injury could very well be in his future if this keeps up. Gasol is performing like a top-five option at center, and if someone else in your league values him that way, it might be time to cash in your chips.

Jeff Teague, G, Hawks
Teague got off to a similarly hot start last season, averaging 17.4 points and 8.3 assists per game through the team's first 17. Through 17 games this season, he is averaging 18.0 points and 7.2 assists, largely thanks to a 41.5 percent mark from 3-point range, 40 points better than he has ever shot. It is easy to forget that Teague is still just 26, so natural progression isn't out of the question, but this seems like a bit of a fluky shooting start. Teague is playing like a top-15 guard, but should settle in closer to 25 when it's all said and done. If you could take advantage of his hot start and move him for someone like Tobias Harris or even teammate Al Horford, take the chance.

Tyreke Evans, G, Pelicans
Evans has already started regressing a bit, as his 3-point percentage has collapsed amidst a 1-for-15 stretch. He is averaging 14.9 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.3 assists per game during that seven-game span, with all of his numbers trending in the wrong direction. He can still be valuable, but Evans' overall production might help you convince someone into giving something like Tyson Chandler up -- if Evans is killing your field-goal percentage, that's one way to remedy the situation.

Buy low on…

Jabari Parker, F, Bucks
Parker has been a pretty big disappointment as a rookie, thought that is probably more the result of unfair expectations than anything else. And, I'll admit, I was one of the people who bought into the idea that he would immediately be a go-to scorer for the Bucks. However, his slow start might be your gain, as Parker is starting to show signs of figuring things out. He is shooting 52.9 percent from the field and getting to the free-throw line 3.9 times per game over the last 10, while boosting his scoring to 13.8 per game. He is also a better passer than advertised, and could be someone who improves exponentially every month. If you could swap him for Thaddeus Young, straight up, that might make both sides happy -- until Parker is tearing through the league in the second half.

David West, F, Pacers
The person in your league who owns West might have been close to dropping the veteran, after he missed the first 15 games of the season. Now that West is back, he is putting up some pretty underwhelming numbers across, the board, with his per-game averages down in every category from a year ago. If West's owner is panicking, consider offering a swap of disappointing players, like Goran Dragic or Lance Stephenson, and see if he bites. West could be a top-50 player from here on out, and is logging just 26.5 minutes per game right now.

Andre Drummond, C, Pistons
Drummond has been arguably the biggest headache in Fantasy this season, as he has failed to live up to sky-high expectations placed upon him. Coach Stan Van Gundy has made developing Drummond into a go-to scorer a priority, and the results have been hit-or-miss, to put it kindly. The third-year big man is shooting just 46.3 percent from the field, and has had trouble stringing more than a few solid games together without dropping a dud. Still, his production from last season shows what Drummond can do, and there have been recent flashes of superstardom. If his owner is fed up, you might be able to steal Drummond for someone like Markieff Morris or Kemba Walker. He would be well worth that price.

Player H2H ROTO Player H2H ROTO Player H2H ROTO
Anthony Davis 44 52 Mike Conley 18 14 Mo Williams 8 6
Stephen Curry 43 42 Jordan Hill 18 12 Omer Asik 8 6
James Harden 43 41 Derrick Rose 18 11 Wilson Chandler 7 8
LeBron James 43 37 Darren Collison 18 9 K.J. McDaniels 7 9
Chris Paul 42 36 Kawhi Leonard 17 20 Luol Deng 7 8
John Wall 41 28 Eric Bledsoe 17 15 Lou Williams 7 6
DeMarcus Cousins 40 26 Joe Johnson 17 11 Nikola Pekovic 7 6
Kevin Durant 38 40 Kemba Walker 16 21 Rodney Stuckey 7 6
Russell Westbrook 36 28 Markieff Morris 16 20 Donatas Motiejunas 7 6
Kyle Lowry 35 29 Andre Drummond 16 16 Enes Kanter 7 5
Chris Bosh 35 29 Jeff Green 16 15 Alec Burks 7 4
Damian Lillard 33 33 Greg Monroe 16 8 Terrence Ross 6 9
LaMarcus Aldridge 33 30 Tony Parker 16 7 Danny Green 6 9
Marc Gasol 33 26 Serge Ibaka 15 28 Trey Burke 6 9
Blake Griffin 33 23 Bradley Beal 15 13 Jose Calderon 6 8
Kobe Bryant 33 21 David West 15 11 Arron Afflalo 6 7
Pau Gasol 32 23 Brandon Jennings 15 10 Terrence Jones 6 6
Ty Lawson 32 15 Lance Stephenson 15 9 Andrew Wiggins 6 6
Carmelo Anthony 31 22 DeAndre Jordan 14 20 Nene 6 6
Nikola Vucevic 31 19 Draymond Green 14 21 Harrison Barnes 6 5
Rudy Gay 31 18 Nicolas Batum 14 15 Kelly Olynyk 6 5
Dwight Howard 30 22 Victor Oladipo 14 12 Solomon Hill 6 6
Al Jefferson 30 17 Mario Chalmers 14 8 Boris Diaw 5 5
Kyrie Irving 29 25 Chandler Parsons 13 19 Timofey Mozgov 5 4
Rajon Rondo 29 14 DeMar DeRozan 13 10 Nerlens Noel 5 6
Jimmy Butler 27 16 Trevor Ariza 12 21 Mirza Teletovic 5 9
Paul Millsap 26 30 Ryan Anderson 12 14 Devin Harris 5 8
Dwyane Wade 26 17 Goran Dragic 12 10 Anderson Varejao 5 6
Monta Ellis 26 17 Reggie Jackson 12 8 Elfrid Payton 5 5
Brandon Knight 25 25 Ricky Rubio 12 7 Manu Ginobili 5 5
Gordon Hayward 24 31 Wesley Matthews 11 17 Iman Shumpert 5 5
Deron Williams 24 18 Brook Lopez 11 8 Amir Johnson 5 4
Joakim Noah 24 14 Jonas Valanciunas 11 8 Courtney Lee 5 7
Dirk Nowitzki 23 22 Greivis Vasquez 11 11 Corey Brewer 5 4
Kevin Love 23 22 Kyle Korver 10 18 DeMarre Carroll 5 6
Jeff Teague 23 14 Andrew Bogut 10 12 Tristan Thompson 5 4
Derrick Favors 23 20 Taj Gibson 10 11 Nick Young 5 5
Tim Duncan 22 19 Gorgui Dieng 10 10 Steven Adams 5 5
Tobias Harris 22 19 Thaddeus Young 10 8 Larry Sanders 5 11
Josh Smith 22 18 Jabari Parker 10 7 Cody Zeller 5 4
Jared Sullinger 22 18 Jamal Crawford 9 10 Brandan Wright 4 7
Michael Carter-Williams 22 12 Giannis Antetokounmpo 9 9 Channing Frye 4 10
Tyreke Evans 21 14 Robin Lopez 9 9 Shawne Williams 4 8
Zach Randolph 21 8 Kenneth Faried 9 8 Nikola Mirotic 4 7
Roy Hibbert 20 14 Paul Pierce 9 8 Gerald Green 4 7
Al Horford 20 13 Amar'e Stoudemire 9 7 Mike Dunleavy 4 7
Tyson Chandler 20 25 Tony Wroten 8 4 Ed Davis 4 6
Marcin Gortat 20 11 Jeremy Lin 8 8 Evan Fournier 4 5
Klay Thompson 19 26 Isaiah Thomas 8 7 Marcus Morris 4 5
Jrue Holiday 19 16 Carlos Boozer 8 6 Donald Sloan 4 5