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January 21, 2017
Numbers Game: Fantasy All-Stars
Alex Rikleen picks his Fantasy All-Star team using some math to determine the lineup. Will Russell Westbrook be snubbed from his All-Star team too?
January 12, 2017
Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks
Thursday's slate tips off with a 3:00 p.m. EST game between the Pacers and Nuggets in London, a matchup Alex Rikleen likes for center Myles Turner.
January 5, 2017
Anthony Davis always brings plenty of upside when he takes the court, but Alex Rikleen explains why the Pelicans center may be avoided Thursday against the Hawks.
January 3, 2017
DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet
Andrew Wiggins has discovered his scoring touch and draws a great matchup against the 76ers on Tuesday.
January 1, 2017
FanDuel NBA: Sunday Value Plays
Andre' Snellings looks over a five-game slate on New Year's Day, keying on a pair of Pacers in a favorable home matchup against the Magic.
December 29, 2016
FanDuel NBA: Thursday Value Plays
Julius Randle ($6,600) has been on a tear of late, averaging 19.0 points, 9.5 rebounds and 5.5 assists over his last two contests.
Kyle Lowry's playing time is incredibly consistent, and a matchup against the Suns on Thursday makes him a very attractive fantasy option.
December 27, 2016
With a small slate Tuesday, both Russell Westbrook and James Harden should have sky-high ownership.
December 25, 2016
Facing off against the team he beat in the NBA Finals last season, LeBron James will look to carry fantasy owners on Christmas Day against the Warriors.
December 22, 2016
Hassan Whiteside ($9,300) has recorded a double-double in each of his last five games.
DraftKings NBA: Thursday Cheat Sheet
Klay Thompson ($6,500) is averaging better than 32 fantasy points over his last five games.
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 20, 2016
Category Strategy: Early Standouts Returning From Injury
Robert Covington is averaging better than 15 points per game over his last five contests.
December 14, 2016
DraftKings NBA: Wednesday Cheat Sheet
Kelly Olynyk ($3,600) could be a sneaky value play against a Spurs defense that's been surprisingly generous to opposing power forwards.
December 10, 2016
NBA Barometer: Third Season's a Charm for LaVine
Juan Blanco looks at who's u and who's down in the NBA, including Minnesota's Zach LaVine, who is showing improved consistency in his third season.
December 5, 2016
NBA Injury Analysis: Conley Out With Back Fracture
Grizzlies Point Guard Mike Conley could be out for at least a four weeks with a transverse process fracture, though other athletes who have had the same injury have missed less time.
December 3, 2016
NBA Barometer: Hayward's Only Getting Better
Juan Blanco looks at who's rising and who's falling in the NBA, including Gordon Hayward, who's taken it to another level over the last couple weeks.
DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet
Rudy Gobert ($6,300) makes for a strong mid-tier play against the Nuggets on Saturday.
December 2, 2016
FanDuel NBA: Friday Value Plays
Kevin Payne likes Jonas Valanciunas ($5,800) and Rajon Rondo ($5,900) as solid value plays under $6,000 as part of a nine-game slate Friday.
November 30, 2016
Handicapping the NBA: Coast-to-coast Trips Aren't Like They Used To Be
Jason Rubin as backing the Bulls (-9.5) on Wednesday against the young Lakers.
Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks
While Bradley Beal may be a solid play Wednesday against the Thunder, Alex Rikleen explains why John Wall may be one to avoid.
November 29, 2016
Category Strategy: True Specialists Edition
Back with the Suns after missing eight games, Tyson Chandler is unowned in two-thirds of CBS leagues.
November 26, 2016
NBA Barometer: Raptors' Dominant Trio Takes Shape
Juan Blanco analyzes the ups and downs of the NBA, including a look at Jonas Valanciunas, who has served as an essential third cog in Toronto's offense this season.
November 23, 2016
Rebound & Rant: Yunzer Edition
The K-Train is stationed in Pittsburgh for Thanksgiving. Yunz try to enjoy his hoops advice n'at.
November 22, 2016
Category Strategy: Deep League Special
Even as Tony Parker's minutes and scoring have waned, he's remained one of the NBA's most efficient point guards.
FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays
With only four games on the slate Tuesday, Jimmy Butler is an appealing option at shooting guard.
November 15, 2016
Category Strategy: Out-Of-Position Stats
Alex Rikleen takes a look at a number of players, like Nikola Mirotic, who provide value not typically found at their position.
November 12, 2016
NBA Barometer: Hassan's on the Right Side
Juan Blanco looks at who's up and who's down in the NBA heading into a new week, as Miami's Hassan Whiteside is living up to an increased role.
November 8, 2016
Category Strategy: Short-Term Production in High Supply
Alex Rikleen combs the waiver wire for available players who can provide immediate value in each fantasy category.
November 1, 2016
Category Strategy: Starters Are Still Out There
Alex Rikleen takes a look at which players on the waiver wire could immediately provide tangible boosts in each of the primary fantasy categories.
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