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February 8, 2017
Category Strategy: Week 16
With Zach LaVine out for the season, a healthy Kris Dunn could emerge as a source of consistent assists.
February 4, 2017
NBA Waiver Wire: Pickups of the Week
Juan Blanco offers fantasy owners some waiver-wire gems like Sacramento's Matt Barnes, who should see increased playing time with Garrett Temple injured.
February 2, 2017
DraftKings NBA: Thursday Cheat Sheet
Blake Griffin was back to his usual self Wednesday night, putting up 50 fantasy points against the Suns.
December 22, 2016
FanDuel NBA: Thursday Value Plays
Hassan Whiteside ($9,300) has recorded a double-double in each of his last five games.
Klay Thompson ($6,500) is averaging better than 32 fantasy points over his last five games.
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.
December 17, 2016
NBA Barometer: Players on the Rise
Juan Blanco highlights Dallas forward Dwight Powell, who is taking advantage of the injury absence of Dirk Nowitzki to post useful fantasy numbers.
September 18, 2016
NBA Draft Kit: Pacific Division Positional Battles
The Kobe Bryant farewell tour is finally over and the Lakers are ready to move on. However, they have a few spots in the front court up for grabs. Can Julius Randle lock up the PF spot?
February 17, 2016
In-Season Strategy: ESPN H2H Playoff Cheat Sheet
RotoWire's J.J. Calle breaks down which NBA teams have the best schedules during ESPN's default head-to-head fantasy playoffs.
February 8, 2016
In-Season Strategy: Yahoo H2H Playoff Cheat Sheet
RotoWire's J.J. Calle breaks down which NBA teams have the best schedules during Yahoo's default head-to-head fantasy playoffs.
January 10, 2016
NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 12
There may not be a hotter player in the NBA than Draymond Green, and with four games this week, he easily takes one of the top spots in Eric Johnson's positional rankings.
January 3, 2016
NBA Category Strategy: Jacking the Playing Time
With Jarrett Jack scheduled for an MRI on his sprained right knee, Shane Larkin is headed for a significant increase in playing time, and he's under two percent owned in ESPN season-long leagues.
December 19, 2015
NBA Waiver Wire: Old Dogs and New Tricks
Charlie Zegers on Carmelo Anthony's strong play, Mike D'Antoni's arrival in Philly and this week's waiver recommendations.
December 14, 2015
NBA Injury Analysis: Beal Out Again
The Wizards' Bradley Beal is dealing with yet another stress reaction in his right leg, and RotoWire's Jeff Stotts warns that a minutes restriction could be on tap when he returns in two weeks.
November 27, 2015
Yahoo DFS Basketball: Saturday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin likes the value of San Antonio guard Tony Parker, who maximizes his value with assists and few turnovers.
DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet
Andrew Wiggins started the season off slowly, but he's really turned it on of late and has a great matchup against a Kings defense that allows the most fantasy points per game to opposing shooting guards.
November 26, 2015
NBA Waiver Wire: On Betting the Longshot
Charlie Zegers on Wes Matthews, Dominique Wilkins, Achilles' injuries and finding those key longshots.
November 23, 2015
NBA Injury Analysis: Estimating Returns
Jonas Valanciunas is out indefinitely with a fractured hand, but RotoWire injury expert Jeff Stotts says it may be easier to estimate the Raptors forward's return based on his own injury history.
November 22, 2015
DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet
Brandon Knight has been dominant of late and now faces a Pelicans defense that allows the most fantasy points per game to opposing point guards.
November 20, 2015
Joe Johnson doesn't bring a ton of excitement, but he could be just the overlooked upside play that will pay off in Friday's DraftKings contests.
November 18, 2015
DraftKings NBA: Wednesday Cheat Sheet
With Anthony Davis potentially sidelined with a shoulder injury, the Pelicans will once again rely on Eric Gordon is fill the scoring void.
November 14, 2015
DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet
Brandon Knight has an excellent matchup Saturday against the Nuggets, who are 29th in the NBA in fantasy points allowed to point guards and one the second night of a back-to-back.
November 13, 2015
Danilo Gallinari's price is still attractive and now gets to face off against a Rockets team that is dead last in the NBA in fantasy points allowed to small forwards.
November 11, 2015
Jeff Teague continues to be underpriced on DraftKings, and his matchup Wednesday against the Timberwolves gives fantasy players every reason to throw him into their lineups.
November 10, 2015
DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet
The Lakers have been awful at defending the paint this season, and the Heat's Hassan Whiteside looks poised to take advantage Tuesday.
November 8, 2015
NBA Category Strategy: Week 3
Dwight Powell is third on the Mavs in scoring despite being seventh in minutes, and with the front court battling injuries, he could get even more playing time.
November 7, 2015
Rudy Gobert has scored more than 36 fantasy points in three of the last four games and now faces a Grizzlies defense that has struggled against opposing centers this season.
November 5, 2015
Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
The available centers for Thursday's daily contests look bleak, but Rudy Gobert could be just the play to help fantasy players win some cash.
November 3, 2015
Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
Julius Randle has shown the volatility of a rookie early this season, but his tremendous upside makes him a solid value play on DraftKings.
November 1, 2015
Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
Kevin Durant may be the only small forward playing Sunday with a higher one-game upside than Giannis Antetokounmpo, who will provide significant salary savings over the Thunder superstar.
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