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Category Strategy: Categorical Pick-Ups for Week 14
Category Strategy: Categorical Pick-Ups for Week 14
Need help in a specific category? James Anderson has you covered with several recommendations to grab off the waiver wire.
NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 14
NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 14
The Hornets and Spurs play just two games this week, ruling out most of their players for consideration when setting weekly lineups in standard leagues. 12 teams have four games, and 16 teams have three games.
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 14
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 14
The Brandon Jennings injury could be opening a door for D.J. Augustin in Detroit, and there's a new starter at point guard in Salt Lake City.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
With 11 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings
Hoops Lab: Klay Goes Kaboom!
Hoops Lab: Klay Goes Kaboom!
Klay Thompson set an NBA record for most points scored in a single quarter Friday when he dropped 37 points on the Sacramento Kings in the third quarter.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
With five games on the slate, there aren't many value plays, making choosing the right high-salaried and mid-tier players key on Saturday.
The Prospect Post: Freshmen On The Rise
The Prospect Post: Freshmen On The Rise
Prior to the start of the season, D'Angelo Russell and Kevon Looney were considered likely first rounders, and potential lottery picks if they really produced. But neither was mentioned in the same breath as Jahlil Okafor, Karl Towns and Stanley Johnson.
Charlie's NBAngle: Injured All-Stars
Charlie's NBAngle: Injured All-Stars
How will Portland replace LaMarcus Aldridge for the next two months, and is Kobe gone for the season?
DraftKings NBA: Value Plays for the Weekend
DraftKings NBA: Value Plays for the Weekend
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian runs through his favorite picks on DraftKings for the upcoming weekend of fantasy basketball.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
With 11 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings
FantasyDraft Basketball: Friday Value Picks
FantasyDraft Basketball: Friday Value Picks
With the Spurs' Big Three possibly resting Friday, RotoWire's Josh Collacchi expects big things from Kawhi Leonard on FantasyDraft.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
With four games on the slate, finding the right mix may be hard Thursday, but Jackson Sanders has a few suggested plays.
FanDuel NBA: Value Plays for the Week
FanDuel NBA: Value Plays for the Week
Kevin Payne offers up his value play selections to consider using on FanDuel this week.
FantasyDraft Basketball: Wednesday Value Picks
FantasyDraft Basketball: Wednesday Value Picks
RotoWire's Josh Collacchi runs through his value picks for Wednesday's fantasy basketball contests on FantasyDraft.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Wednesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Wednesday
With 12 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
With just two games on the slate Tuesday, finding good value plays may be more difficult than usual.
NBA Injury Analysis: All the Kings' Men
NBA Injury Analysis: All the Kings' Men
Rudy Gay, DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis, Jrue Holiday, Dwyane Wade, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love, and much much more!
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
With 12 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings.
NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 13
NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 13
It's a full slate this week. 24 teams have four games, and the remaining six teams have three games.
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 13
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 13
While no great new players jumped out of the waiver wire this week, some players who have dropped on and off the wire have reclaimed value.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
With just three games on the slate Sunday, finding good value plays may be more difficult than usual.
Category Strategy: Categorical Pick-Ups for Week 13
Category Strategy: Categorical Pick-Ups for Week 13
Need help in a specific category? James Anderson has you covered with several recommendations to grab off the waiver wire.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
With eight games on the schedule Saturday, there are plenty of options for all salary tiers when constructing lineups.
The Prospect Post: Sleeping Giants
The Prospect Post: Sleeping Giants
While the NBA is largely regarded as a point-guard driven league, there are several big men stepping into the limelight. Are the tides changing?
DraftKings NBA: Value Plays for the Weekend
DraftKings NBA: Value Plays for the Weekend
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian runs through his favorite picks on DraftKings for the upcoming weekend of fantasy basketball.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
With 13 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
With just three games on the slate Thursday, finding good value plays may be more difficult than usual.
FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Picks
FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Picks
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist has quietly stepped up his production this season, making him a quality option on FanDuel for Wednesday night.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Wednesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Wednesday
With 10 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
With seven games on the slate, there should be a good mix of low, mid, and high-tier salaries to create interesting lineups with high potential Tuesday.
NBA Injury Analysis: Cracked Ribs
NBA Injury Analysis: Cracked Ribs
Deron Williams' rib injury is unique, putting the timeline of his return in question, and there are several other injuries impacting lineups right now.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
With four games on the slate, finding the right mix may be hard Thursday, but Jackson Sanders has a few suggested plays.
Category Strategy: Categorical Pick-Ups for Week 12
Category Strategy: Categorical Pick-Ups for Week 12
Need help in a specific category? James Anderson has you covered with several recommendations to grab off the waiver wire.
NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 12
NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 12
The Bucks and Knicks have just one game this week, playing overseas in London. Charlotte and Phoenix have just two games, while 12 teams have four games and 14 teams have three games.
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 12
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 12
It's trade season, and the pieces are moving, opening up value for new players. Make sure you're grabbing all the hot free agents.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
With five games on the slate, there aren't many value plays, making choosing the right high-salaried and mid-tier players key on Sunday.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
With nine games on the slate Saturday, finding the right lineup is going to take getting the right mix of high-salaried and low-salaried players.
Charlie's NBAngle: Left Behind
Charlie's NBAngle: Left Behind
For trade deadline values, look to the players that got left behind
DraftKings NBA: Value Plays for the Weekend
DraftKings NBA: Value Plays for the Weekend
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian runs through his favorite picks on DraftKings for this weekend of fantasy basketball.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
With 11 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
With just three games on the slate Thursday, finding good value plays may be more difficult than usual.
The Prospect Post: It Takes Three To Tank
The Prospect Post: It Takes Three To Tank
The 76ers, Knicks and Timberwolves are all in tank mode, and James Anderson checks in on each team's progress in their effort to tank for the future.
FanDuel NBA: Value Plays for the Week
FanDuel NBA: Value Plays for the Week
Kevin Payne offers up his value play selections to consider using on FanDuel this week.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Wednesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Wednesday
With 13 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
With just two games on the slate Tuesday, finding good value plays may be more difficult than usual.
NBA Injury Analysis: LeBron's Absence and Other Injuries
NBA Injury Analysis: LeBron's Absence and Other Injuries
LeBron James is expected to be out for the next two weeks. Jeff Stotts breaks down the impact of the injury and what to expect from James going forward.
Rebound & Rant: Post-Holiday Edition
Rebound & Rant: Post-Holiday Edition
FSWA Humor Article of the Year finalist Ken Crites is back in action after some holiday rest to help everyone get caught up on NBA action.
NBA In-Season Strategy: Suggested Moves in Roto
NBA In-Season Strategy: Suggested Moves in Roto
Marc Roberts offers his suggested trade targets, adds, and drops while examining the rest-of-season rotisserie rankings and auction values for standard 8-category leagues.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
With 11 games on the slate, there are tons of value plays available Monday, which could lead to lots of high-scoring lineups.
NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 11
NBA Weekly Player Rankings: Week 11
The Heat and Raptors have just two games this week, while 20 of the league's teams have four games. It'll be important to stream as many four-game players as possible this week to compete.
Category Strategy: Categorical Pick-Ups for Week 11
Category Strategy: Categorical Pick-Ups for Week 11
Need help in a specific category? James Anderson has you covered with several recommendations to grab off the waiver wire.
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 11
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 11
Josh Lloyd runs down the best waiver wire pick-ups and offers suggestions on faab bids.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
With six games on the slate, there should be a good mix of low, mid, and high-tier salaries to create interesting lineups with high potential Sunday.
DraftKings NBA: Value Plays for the Weekend
DraftKings NBA: Value Plays for the Weekend
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian runs through his favorite picks on DraftKings for this weekend of fantasy basketball.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
With eight games on the schedule Saturday, there are plenty of options for all salary tiers when constructing lineups.
Charlie's NBAngle: Josh Smith's Renaissance
Charlie's NBAngle: Josh Smith's Renaissance
Doomed to fail in Detroit, can Josh Smith turn his career around as a Rocket?
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
With 11 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings.
The Prospect Post: Andrew Wiggins Best or Worst?
The Prospect Post: Andrew Wiggins Best or Worst?
Everyone wants to proclaim who Andrew Wiggins will be for his whole career when he's still just 19 years old. We don't know who he's going to be, but we can talk about who he is.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
With just two games on the slate Thurday, finding good value plays may be more difficult than usual.
Hoops Lab: Digging Yourself Out of the Basement Part 2
Hoops Lab: Digging Yourself Out of the Basement Part 2
Hoops Lab 3: The Professor, Andre' Snellings, is back, and he's here to help you dig out of the basement of your head-to-head league.
FanDuel NBA: Value Plays for the Week
FanDuel NBA: Value Plays for the Week
Kevin Payne offers up his value play selections to consider using on FanDuel this week.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Wednesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Wednesday
With seven games on the slate, there should be a good mix of low, mid, and high-tier salaries to create interesting lineups with high potential Wednesday.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
With 11 games on the slate, there are tons of value plays available Tuesday, which could lead to lots of high-scoring lineups.
NBA Injury Analysis: Headaches and the Knicks
NBA Injury Analysis: Headaches and the Knicks
Ersan Ilyasova has suffered two concussions this season, and the New York Knicks' frontcourt is getting thinned out by injuries.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
With six games on the slate, there should be a good mix of low, mid, and high-tier salaries to create interesting lineups with high potential Monday.
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 10
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 10
With trades and rotation changes shaking up the fantasy landscape on a nightly basis, J.J. Calle has the rundown on all the players you should consider adding for the coming week.
Week 10 Categorical Pick-Ups:
Week 10 Categorical Pick-Ups:
Need help in a specific category? James Anderson has you covered with several recommendations to grab off the waiver wire.
Week 10 Fantasy Basketball Player Rankings:
Week 10 Fantasy Basketball Player Rankings:
The Warriors, Thunder, and Trail Blazers only have two games this week. Eric Johnson breaks down which of their star players you should use in weekly lineups.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
With six games on the slate, there should be a good mix of low, mid, and high-tier salaries to create interesting lineups with high potential Sunday.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
With 10 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings.
DraftKings NBA: Value Plays for the Weekend
DraftKings NBA: Value Plays for the Weekend
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian runs through his favorite picks on DraftKings for the upcoming weekend of fantasy basketball.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
With 11 games on the slate, there are tons of value plays available Friday, which could lead to lots of high-scoring lineups.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Christmas Day
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Christmas Day
With five games on the slate, there aren't many value plays, making choosing the right high-salaried and mid-tier players key on Thursday.
FanDuel NBA: Value Plays for the Week
FanDuel NBA: Value Plays for the Week
Kevin Payne offers up his value play selections to consider using on FanDuel this week.
Smoove Move: Hitting the Reset Button on Josh Smith
Smoove Move: Hitting the Reset Button on Josh Smith
President and coach of the Detroit Pistons Stan Van Gundy used the seldom-utilized stretch provision to waive Josh Smith on Monday. Justin Fielkow goes through the salary and fantasy fallout.
Daily Fantasy Basketball 101: FantasyScore's Holiday Jam
Daily Fantasy Basketball 101: FantasyScore's Holiday Jam
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian takes FantasyScore for a test run and offers up some recommended plays for their Christmas contests.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
With 11 games on the slate, there are tons of value plays available Tuesday, which could lead to lots of high-scoring lineups.
NBA Injury Analysis: Durant, Danilo, and DeBogut
NBA Injury Analysis: Durant, Danilo, and DeBogut
Jeff Stotts breaks down the biggest injuries in the NBA.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
With seven games on the slate, there should be a good mix of low, mid, and high-tier salaries to create interesting lineups with high potential Monday.
Category Strategy: Week 9
Category Strategy: Week 9
Need help in a specific category? James Anderson has you covered with several recommendations to grab off the waiver wire.
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 9
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 9
Here with his weekly waiver picks and faab suggestions, J.J. Calle breaks down the players you should consider adding this weekend.
Week 9: NBA Player Rankings
Week 9: NBA Player Rankings
The Pistons and Jazz have just two games, making most of their players obsolete in leagues with weekly lineups. Use our rankings to help make your lineup decisions.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
With nine games on the slate Sunday, finding the right lineup is going to take getting the right mix of high-salaried and low-salaried players.
Daily Fantasy Basketball 101: Taking the Next Step
RotoWire's Michael Rathburn uses advanced metrics to help identify the best values from FanDuel's fantasy basketball player pool.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Saturday
With seven games on the slate, there should be a good mix of low, mid, and high-tier salaries to create interesting lineups with high potential Saturday.
Charlie's NBAngle: Rondo Goes to Dallas
Charlie's NBAngle: Rondo Goes to Dallas
How will Rondo's arrival impact the NBA's top offense?
DraftKings NBA: Weekend Values
DraftKings NBA: Weekend Values
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian runs through his weekend value plays for DraftKings fantasy basketball contests this weekend.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday
With 10 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings.
The Prospect Post: The Two Best Players in College Basketball
The Prospect Post: The Two Best Players in College Basketball
Who wins the Player of the Year Award in college basketball won't necessarily be the No. 1 overall pick. So, looking outside the draft, who is simply the best college basketball player?
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Thursday
With four games on the slate, finding the right mix may be hard Thursday, but Alex Rikleen has a few suggested plays.
NBA In-Season Strategy: Suggested Moves in H2H
NBA In-Season Strategy: Suggested Moves in H2H
Marc Roberts offers his suggested trade targets, adds, and drops while examining the rest-of-season head-to-head rankings and auction values for standard 9-category leagues.
FanDuel NBA: Value Plays for the Week
FanDuel NBA: Value Plays for the Week
Kevin Payne offers up his value play selections to consider using on FanDuel this week.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Wednesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Wednesday
With 10 games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players is going to be key to winning contests on DraftKings.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Tuesday
With six games on the slate, there should be a good mix of low, mid, and high-tier salaries to create interesting lineups with high potential Tuesday.
NBA Injury Analysis: Thinning the Herd
NBA Injury Analysis: Thinning the Herd
The Knicks had two of their backcourt players go down with injuries this weekend. Jeff Stotts breaks down how long they'll be out and touches on several other players.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Monday
With eight games on the slate, there should be a good mix of low, mid, and high-tier salaries to create interesting lineups with high potential Monday.
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 8
NBA Waiver Wire: Pick-Ups and FAAB for Week 8
Here with his weekly waiver picks and faab suggestions, J.J. Calle breaks down the players you should consider adding this weekend.
NBA Player Rankings: Week 8
NBA Player Rankings: Week 8
The Golden State Warriors have just two games in Week 7, making most of their players benchable in weekly formats.
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
NBA Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Sunday
With seven games on the slate, there should be a good mix of low, mid, and high-tier salaries to create interesting lineups with high potential Sunday.
Rebound & Rant: The Ha Ha Edition
Rebound & Rant: The Ha Ha Edition
Because we like having reasons to celebrate, the Rebound & Rant is creating a new yearly tradition with Ken Crites' first annual Ha Ha Edition.