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January 20, 2017
Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks
Nicolas Batum has been packing the stat sheet of late, and he has a great opportunity to do it again Friday against the Raptors.
January 18, 2017
DraftKings NBA: Wednesday Cheat Sheet
Kelly Olynyk has flashed a 40-plus-point ceiling of late and makes for a strong value play at forward Wednesday.
FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays
The Knicks' defense will be tasked with slowing down Isaiah Thomas on Wednesday.
Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks
Facing off against the 76ers used to be easy pickings for DFS players, but Alex Rikleen explains why DeMar DeRozan is best left avoided Wednesday in Philadelphia.
January 16, 2017
Hoops Lab: Bucks' vs. Timberwolves' Young Duos
The Hoops Lab is back, as Andre Snellings examines which duo -- Towns and Wiggins or Antetokounmpo and Parker -- is more appealing going forward?
January 12, 2017
The Prospect Post: Scouting Jayson Tatum & Jonathan Isaac
Tuesday's Duke-Florida State game included at least three potential lottery picks, with the Seminoles' Jonathan Isaac likely being a big wild card come draft time.
January 10, 2017
FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays
Mike Barner delivers his value picks for a busy nine-game slate Tuesday, looking to Rudy Gobert at home against the Cavs to deliver the goods.
Yahoo DFS Basketball: Tuesday Picks
Dwight Howard has put up a double-double in nine of his last 10 games, and a matchup against the Nets on Tuesday provides plenty of optimism he can do it again.
January 8, 2017
DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet
Andre' Snellings looks at Sunday's DraftKings slate, pinpointing a pair of Suns and Magic to deliver value.
January 4, 2017
Handicapping the NBA: Interesting Spread Notes
The Houston Rockets (24-12) have been the best team in the league against the spread this season.
Dwight Howard ($7,300) could be primed for another big game against his former team Wednesday.
Taj Gibson ($4,700) goes up against a Cavaliers front line that could be shorthanded Wednesday night.
January 2, 2017
DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet
With Carmelo Anthony and Kristaps Porzingis banged up, the Knicks will need Derrick Rose to step it up on the offensive end.
December 31, 2016
Numbers Game: Free-Throw Market Realignment
Alex Rikleen looks at the revolution at the charity stripe where players like Jimmy Butler have joined the league's elite foul shooters to upend the free-throw market.
December 28, 2016
Hoops Lab: Is Kawhi in the Discussion for Roto MVP?
In this week's installment of the Hoops Lab, Andre Snellings explains why Kawhi Leonard is (still) underrated as a fantasy player.
Priced at $9,500, John Wall makes for an intriguing play Wednesday against the Pacers.
DeMarcus Cousins ($11,000) squares off with a Portland team against which he put up 76.3 FanDuel points earlier this season.
December 22, 2016
DraftKings NBA: Thursday Cheat Sheet
Klay Thompson ($6,500) is averaging better than 32 fantasy points over his last five games.
Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks
There is some blowout potential in the Heat-Lakers game on Thursday, but Alex Rikleen still likes the idea of building a fantasy lineup around Hassan Whiteside.
December 21, 2016
Handicapping the NBA: Last Week Before the Season Truly Begins
Jason Rubin is rolling with James Harden and the Rockets to cover Wednesday night against the Suns.
December 20, 2016
NBA Injury Analysis: First Quarter Report
As the NBA’s first quarter draws to a close, Jeff Stotts looks at some of the most notable injuries so far, including Blake Griffin, who’ll have surgery on his right knee and most likely miss a month.
There are a handful of upper-tier options available for Tuesday's big 11-game slate, but Juan Blanco has his eyes on the Kings' DeMarcus Cousins against the Trail Blazers.
December 17, 2016
DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet
After resting Wednesday in Memphis, LeBron James ($9,800) returns to the floor Saturday against the Lakers.
December 14, 2016
The Prospect Post: Mock Lottery 1.0
RotoWire's James Anderson breaks down his initial expectations for the 2017 NBA Draft, which should see Kansas freshman Josh Jackson going first overall.
December 13, 2016
Category Strategy: Waivers in the West
Patrick Beverley, owned in only 20% of ESPN leagues, has been a steady source of three-pointers this season.
With multiple high-end options available for Tuesday's six-game slate, Juan Blanco makes the case for Stephen Curry to be a fantasy roster building block.
December 10, 2016
Numbers Game: Investigating Back-to-Backs
Alex Rikleen investigates whether players really perform worse on the second night of a back-to-back and what the impact of that is for players and fantasy owners alike.
December 7, 2016
Blake Griffin ($8,600) makes for an interesting, high-upside play in what should be a high-scoring matchup with the Warriors.
December 6, 2016
Hoops Lab: Super-Mega-Invincibles Changing the Rules
Players like Anthony Davis, James Harden, DeMarcus Cousins and Kevin Durant are re-writing the rules of fantasy basketball.
December 5, 2016
There's no shortage of options Monday thanks to an 11-game slate, and Ben Zweiman likes a pair of Bulls at home against the Trail Blazers.
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