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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.
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Category Strategy: Injuries Impacting the Wire
Frank Kaminsky's minutes have risen to more than 31 per game over the last two-plus weeks.
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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.
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NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 7
While the Warriors always have players near the top of Eric Johnson's weekly positional rankings, a five-game week moves them all even higher.
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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.
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Numbers Game: Down Year for Rookies?
Alex Rikleen analyzes the year rookies are enduring in the NBA this season and whether it makes sense to hang onto anyone other than Joel Embiid.
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SXM Highlights: Avery Bradley, Other Defenders Playing Strong O
Dre, Jeff and Chris discuss Avery Bradley's career year and other defenders playing well offensively.
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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.
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The Prospect Post: Scouting Dennis Smith Jr.
NC State point guard Dennis Smith Jr. is a bit of a mystery to many college basketball watchers, but James Anderson explains why the 19-year-old could be a top-3 pick in the 2017 NBA Draft.
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Category Strategy: True Specialists Edition
Back with the Suns after missing eight games, Tyson Chandler is unowned in two-thirds of CBS leagues.
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Hoops Lab: Is Avery Bradley For Real?
This week, The Professor takes a look at Avery Bradley's hot start in an attempt to determine what it means for his fantasy value, both short and long-term.
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Video Shorts: Week 6 Advice
DJ joins NBA TV to discuss Frank Kaminsky, Victor Oladipo and other tidbits of advice for Week 6.
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NBA Injury Analysis: Bone Bruises for Williams and Parsons
Charlotte expects forward Marvin Williams to miss about a week for recovery, which sets him up to miss at least three of the Hornetsí next four games.
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NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 6
Many of the top small forwards in the league only play three times this week, but the Knicks' Carmelo Anthony will play four games, putting him atop one of Eric Johnson's positional rankings.
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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.
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Rebound & Rant: Yunzer Edition
The K-Train is stationed in Pittsburgh for Thanksgiving. Yunz try to enjoy his hoops advice n'at.
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Handicapping the NBA: Thanksgiving Is Coming
Jason Rubin is taking the red-hot (by their standards) 76ers to cover against the Grizzlies on Wednesday night.
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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.
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Video Shorts: Week 5 Update
Nick joins NBA TV to discuss fantasy news heading into Week 5 of the NBA season.
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NBA Injury Analysis: Parsons to Miss Time Again
Jeff Stotts details Memphis Grizzly Chandler Parsonsí latest injury, a bone bruise in his left knee, which will result in at least a two-week recovery period.
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NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 5
Victor Oladipo is averaging 27.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 4.0 threes per game over last two, and his excellent play has pushed him up Eric Johnson's weekly rankings.
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NBA Barometer: Sun Not Shining
Juan Blanco looks at who's rising and who's falling in the NBA, including Phoenix's Devin Booker, who has struggled recently.
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Numbers Game: How Host Sites Hurt Fantasy Teams
Alex Rikleen explains how a site's rules can cause fantasy owners to overlook some players and mis-value other players. Why is a player like Will Barton valued differently across various sites?
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Hoops Lab: DeMar DeRozan... Mentioned With Michael Jordan?
In this week's Hoops Lab, The Professor takes a look at whether DeMar DeRozan's hot start is sustainable.
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The Prospect Post: Scouting Kansas and Duke Prospects
There were at least eight future NBA players in Tuesday's Kansas-Duke game, and RotoWire's James Anderson explains why Josh Jackson is clearly above the rest.
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Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks
Giannis Antetokounmpo has one of the highest fantasy floors in the league, and Alex Rikleen explains why his upside is even higher than usual Wednesday.
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FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays
Mike Barner looks at a six-game slate Tuesday, zeroing in on guys like Kentavious Caldwell-Pope ($5,700) and Kristaps Porzingis ($7,600) to deliver value.
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DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet
Gordon Hayward is averaging 29.0 points, 4.3 rebounds and 4.0 assists over his last three games.
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Yahoo DFS Basketball: Tuesday Picks
John Wall has been on a tear of late, and he has an excellent matchup Tuesday against the Magic to keep it going.
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FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays
Joel Bartilotta sinks his teeth into a busy 11-game Monday slate and ends up selecting all road players -- including Mark Gasol as part of a Grizzlies stack against the Pelicans.
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DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet
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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Yahoo DFS Basketball: Monday Picks
Marcin Gortat has a double-double in five of his last seven games and an excellent opportunity to grab another Monday against the Nets.
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FanDuel NBA: Sunday Value Plays
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Marcus Morris of the Pistons stand out as solid value picks to Andre' Snellings in a four-game Sunday slate.
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DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet
Andre' Snellings dives into his picks for Sunday, keying on a pair of Kings on the road at Madison Square Garden to deliver value.
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Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks
Sunday's slate includes only four games, which is why RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta says it's imperative to pay up for the Pelicans' Anthony Davis.
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FanDuel NBA: Saturday Value Plays
Goran Dragic's price ($7,100) is yet to catch up to his recent production.
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DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet
Rudy Gobert ($6,300) makes for a strong mid-tier play against the Nuggets on Saturday.
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Yahoo DFS Basketball: Saturday Picks
Gordon Hayward is coming off one of his best games of season, and RotoWire's Alex Rikleen explains why the Jazz forward makes for another solid play Saturday against the Nuggets.
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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.
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DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet
Joel Bartilotta looks at Friday's NBA slate, turning to Al Horford as his top pick of the day against a lackluster Kings defense.
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Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks
Derrick Rose has been a bit up and down of late, but RotoWire's Andre' Snellings explains why the Knicks point guard should garner plenty of fantasy attention Friday against the Timberwolves.
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DraftKings NBA: Thursday Cheat Sheet
Rudy Gobert ($6,500) makes for an appealing play Thursday, even in a matchup against double-double machine Hassan Whiteside.
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FanDuel NBA: Thursday Value Plays
Coming off of a poor showing against the Bucks on Tuesday, LeBron James ($9,700) will look to bounce back against the Clippers.
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Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks
After a dominant performance Wednesday against the Nuggets, fantasy players may be drawn to the Heat's Hassan Whiteside, but Alex Rikleen explains why his matchup Thursday isn't as favorable.
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FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays
If you're not paying up for Russell Westbrook on Wednesday, Kyle Lowry is a strong value at ($8,300).
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DraftKings NBA: Wednesday Cheat Sheet
John Wall ($9,300) is nearly $3,000 cheaper than his counterpart at point guard, Russell Westbrook, on Wednesday.
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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.
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DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet
San Antonio's LaMarcus Aldridge ($6,700) draws a strong matchup against the Magic on Tuesday.
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FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays
Kyrie Irving has provided fewer than 30 FanDuel points in only two games this season.
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Yahoo DFS Basketball: Tuesday Picks
Jordan Clarkson is still coming off the bench despite an injury to D'Angelo Russell, but he's playing enough minutes where he still makes for a viable fantasy option, particularly Tuesday against the Pelicans.
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