ESPN NBA reporters fantasy Q&A: Kuzma, Wade, Smith Jr. and more

Coach Luke Walton holds the keys to Kyle Kuzma's fantasy success. Will the rookie start for the Lakers? Photo by Adam Pantozzi/NBAE via Getty Images

Each Friday this season, we will ask a series of questions to our ESPN NBA reporters to give you their inside take on key fantasy topics.

This week, we look at:

Today's contributors are Ohm Youngmisuk, Royce Young, Nick Friedell, Tim MacMahon, Ian Begley and Dave McMenamin.

Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma has parlayed his fantastic summer league performance into a preseason during which he has averaged 19.2 PPG, 4.0 RPG and 1.6 3PG. Fantasy managers are giddy, but will the rookie continue to average 27.8 MPG and 12.8 FGA when the season begins?

Ohm Youngmisuk: