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Joel Bartilotta

Joel Bartilotta

Joel has 12-plus years of Fantasy experience, and can recall riding a young Daunte Culpepper to a championship in the 2003-04 season. He covers EPL Soccer, MLB, NBA and Daily Fantasy sports for RotoWire. He's active with EPL, NFL, MLB and NBA fantasy games.

Fantasy sports articles written by Joel Bartilotta

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Monday Picks

Joel Bartilotta is willing to pay up for the Clippers' Chris Paul, who should continue to have the upper hand in his matchup with Damian Lillard.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta finds some nice value picks for Sunday's NBA playoff games, including Atlanta's Kyle Korver, who is playing some of his best ball of the season.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Dwyane Wade's minutes were always a concern for DFS players during the regular season, but there shouldn't be any worry now that we're in the playoffs.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta looks to finish the season strong with bit players getting the chance to shine.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

The Mavericks backcourt has been hit with injuries, and if J.J Barea also has to sit Sunday, Raymond Felton could be in for a big game.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

With many teams resting banged up players as the season winds down, RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta has found a number of value plays that can put up big fantasy stats.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta picks the Sunday Yahoo NBA slate, including Zach Randolph, who is taking advantage of injuries in Memphis.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

John Wall is one of the most expensive players available for Friday's slate on DraftKings, but Joel Bartilotta explains why he's worth the investment.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Dame Lillard against the Kings? Joel Bartilotta calls that matchup easy money.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta picks the Sunday Yahoo NBA slate, including Washington's Bradley Beal, who is playing a lot of minutes and producing.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

Greg Monroe has been struggling lately, but he has just the matchup Friday that can help him bounce back.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

You see injury prone. But in Derrick Rose and Bradley Beal, Joel Bartilotta sees value.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

With Anthony Davis ruled out for Sunday's game, Ryan Anderson will be expected to pick up the slack for the Pelicans.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

Andrew Wiggins has been very good of late and now gets to face off against a Rockets defense that has struggled considerably this season and plays at a high pace.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

If Elfrid Payton, Brandon Jennings becomes Joel Bartilotta's play of the day.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta is keying on teams fighting for playoff position - and players like Detroit's Reggie Jackson.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta picks the Sunday Yahoo NBA slate, including Jazz center Rudy Gobert, who is in his best stretch of the season.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

Luol Deng has really stepped up in the absence of Chris Bosh, and he's got a solid matchup Friday against his old team.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta says Kevin Love has been disappointing - but much better than his price would suggest.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta is building a lineup around the red-hot Kemba Walker.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta breaks down the Sunday Yahoo NBA slate, as Hassan Whiteside's price is still not commensurate with his nightly output.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

With three backcourt teammates potentially missing out Friday, D'Angelo Russell could be looking at huge minutes and plenty of opportunities for fantasy points.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With limited small-forward options, Joel Bartilotta is looking for guaranteed production.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

John Wall is expensive, but Joel Bartilotta is more than willing to pay the price.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta is spending up for Portland's Damian Lillard, who has been unstoppable since the All-Star break.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

D'Angelo Russell is finally getting sufficient playing time, and Joel Bartilotta explains why the Lakers rookie makes for a great fantasy option Friday against the Grizzlies.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta takes a flyer on Minnesota's highest flier, second-year guard Zach LaVine.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta picks the Sunday Yahoo NBA slate, including Chicago's Derrick Rose, who has been better than most point guards lately.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

Andre Drummond isn't the cheapest option, but he's got an excellent matchup Friday against the Wizards.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta will be leaning on Uncle Drew as he creates his Monday FanDuel lineups.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta picks the Sunday Yahoo NBA slate, including the Knicks' Langston Galloway, who's in the midst of a season-best stretch.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

Dwyane Wade is averaging over 40 fantasy points per game over his last seven and now gets to face a Hornets defense allowing the eighth-most fantasy points per game to shooting guards this season.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Kevin Payne looks for Gallo to stay hot when the Nuggets play Toronto.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

With Kevin Garnett likely to sit out again, Gorgui Dieng, who has 81 fantasy points in his last two games, is expected to get a large number of minutes.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

Spencer Hawes continues to get a lot of playing time while the Hornets deal with a plethora of frontcourt injuries, and he's got a solid matchup Friday against a Trail Blazers team that struggles against centers.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta is paying for some big-ticket items, including the red-hot James Harden.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta finds solid value in the Mavericks' Chandler Parsons, who is turning it on after a slow start to the season.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

Nikola Vucevic has been on a tear of late and now faces a Hornets defense that is without their top two centers.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

With Carmelo Anthony out of the mix, Joel Bartilotta is counting on other Knicks to step up against Philly

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta likes Tony Parker to pay off nicely in Sunday's five-game Yahoo slate.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

Al Horford put up a dud in his last game, but he looks poised to bounce back to his dominant ways Friday against a Bucks defense that is really struggling to contain opposing centers recently.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta is up to the challenge of making a DFS lineup out of a three-game NBA schedule.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta find plenty of value on the Sunday Yahoo slate, including the Mavericks' Zaza Pachulia, who has been the most underrated fantasy asset this season.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

Chris Bosh is averaging over 40 fantasy points per game over his last eight games and has a solid matchup Friday against a poor Suns defense.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

With Jarrett Jack out, Joel Bartilotta is counting on even more production from Joe Johnson.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta picks the Sunday Yahoo slate, which offers a lot of value plays, like Chicago's Taj Gibson, despite a limited number of games.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

Taj Gibson continues to start in place of the injured Joakim Noah, and he's got a great matchup Friday against a Knicks defense that struggles against opposing big men.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Lining up against a Kings defense that allows plenty of shots from three-point land, Klay Thompson could be in for a big night Monday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta likesPortland's C.J. McCollum, who could have one of his best games of the season against the Kings, in Sunday's four-game Yahoo slate.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

There are a number of exciting players taking the court Christmas Day, including LeBron James in an NBA Finals rematch, and Joel Bartilotta has a number of value plays to help fit the superstar into fantasy lineups.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta thinks John Wall is too good to pass up, even at a premium price.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta breaks down the Sunday Yahoo slate with Elfrid Payton at the top of the list thanks to his ability to create and get to the rim.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

The Suns and Pelicans face off Friday in what could be one of the highest scoring games of the year, leaving plenty of fantasy points for players like Tyreke Evans.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta finds some real bargains in the Denver Nuggets' starting lineup, including Kenneth Faried and injury fill-in Jameer Nelson.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta finds some value plays for Sunday's Yahoo game, including Utah's Trey Burke, who is making the most of his opportunity with Rudy Gobert out.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

John Wall is putting up elite stats of late, and RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta explains why he's still worth paying up for Friday on DraftKings.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

The price list hasn't caught up to Wes Matthews' hot streak, and Joel Bartilotta plans to take advantage.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta breaks down the Sunday Yahoo slate as Detroit's Reggie Jackson is averaging nearly 30 and 10 in his last three games.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

With Dwight Howard expected to be rested Friday, Clint Capela stands to get all the minutes he can handle against the Mavericks.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta thinks Danilo Gallinari's jumper will start falling Monday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta is taking advantage of a positional benefit of Philadelphia's Robert Covington, who is more of a small forward than his listed shooting guard.

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.

FantasyAces Football: Thanksgiving Games

Josh Bartilotta's Thanksgiving Day picks include Jonathan Stewart against an RB-friendly Dallas defense.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta is building his lineup around a pair of impressive rookies.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta picks the Sunday Yahoo games and is happy to pay for Damian Lillard, who is one of the league's best DFS point guards.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

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.

FantasyAces NBA: Weekend Picks

Facing off against the fast-paced Suns on Friday, Emmanuel Mudiay could have a big fantasy performance to kick off the weekend on Fantasy Aces.

FantasyDraft Football: Week 11 Picks

Joel Bartilotta predicts Matthew Stafford will have a good week against the Raider's dismal pass defense.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta is banking on bounce-back performances from T.J. McConnell and Wes Matthews.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta cannot understand why Eric Gordon is price so cheaply, but he'll take it for Sunday's Yahoo slate.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

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.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta is building a lineup around Philly's Nerlens Noel and Denver's Emmanuel Mudiay.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

Joel Bartilotta picks Sunday's games on Yahoo where Dwyane Wade is surprisingly priced outside the top 10 for guards, making him a good value.

DraftKings NBA: Friday Cheat Sheet

The Nets face off against arguably the worst defense in the NBA, making them an offense to target for DraftKings contests Friday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Joel Bartilotta offers his picks for a five-game Thursday schedule, including Utah's Rudy Gobart, who can't be stopped in the paint.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Sunday Picks

nJoel Bartilotta breaks down the Sunday Yahoo slate, looking for an Iblaka party against the Nuggets.

Daily Games Cheat Sheet: Friday

Rudy Gobert against the young 76ers front line looks like a great matchup to exploit Friday on DraftKings, according to RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta hopes to laugh to the bank Saturday with Nelson Cruz as the best play of the day in his FanDuel lineup.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta sizes up the Saturday slate and finds an enticing pitcher to pick on with a Dodgers stack that includes Adrian Gonzalez.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta breaks down the Saturday FanDuel slate and likes a Rangers stack, including Adrian Beltre.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Is Andre Ethier the steal of the night? Joel Bartilotta thinks so, as he breaks down the Saturday FanDuel slate.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta breaks down the Saturday slate on FanDuel and finds an Indians stack, including Jason Kipnis, to his liking.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta is going cheap Saturday so he can fit in an expensive Bryce Harper, who has a great matchup against a pitcher he absolutely owns.

FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays

Joel Bartilotta looks for the Yankee offense to get hot against Scott Feldman and the Astros

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta goes cheap Saturday and finds a number of great values who could pay off huge, including Mike Moustakas in a friendly start at a hitters' park.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta breaks down the Saturday slate and likes a Dodgers stack against the Reds, including a cheap Yasiel Puig.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta likes a Tigers stack Saturday against Boston's Wade Miley with value plays and elite bats like J.D. Martinez.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday's Picks

Joel Bartilotta finds some nice value plays for Saturday's 12-game slate, including Shin-Soo Choo, whose price does not reflect his value against left-handers.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta wants to pick on the Yankees' CC Sabathia on Saturday against the Twins, and that starts with second baseman Brian Dozier.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta breaks down the Saturday slate and finds some excellent values up and down the lineup, including Prince Fielder.

FanDuel MLB: Fourth of July Picks

Joel Bartilotta goes cheap this Independence Day, but that means good value at shortstop with Starlin Castro.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays

Victor Martinez is batting .452 with a 1.159 OPS against left-handed pitchers this season, and RotoWire's Joel Bartolitta has him locked into his FanDuel lineups Saturday.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Batilotta passed on the top pitching options Saturday, instead finding value on the mound with the likes of Taijuan Walker while plugging in higher-priced hitters.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Values

RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta loves the Orioles against the Yankees on Saturday, headlined by Adam Jones, who has excellent career numbers against opposing starter CC Sabathia.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta is so confident Felix Hernandez will bounce back against the Rays on Saturday that a no-hitter (knock on wood) wouldn't surprise him.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta finds some great value plays for the Saturday night slate, including a cheap Charlie Morton in his second start of the year.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta takes a whack at the Saturday night slate and can't believe his good fortune that Adam Jones is so cheap.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta is going all value all the way on a big 11-game Saturday night slate that features a cheap, cheap Jay Bruce in a favorable matchup.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta looks for winners among Saturday night's slate and comes up with a big-time value in Buster Posey.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta sizes up the Saturday night slate on FanDuel and finds a great value in lefty-killer Ryan Zimmerman.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta is going with value Saturday night, including a low-priced Carlos Gonzalez who might never be cheaper.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Plays

Joel Bartilotta finds a stacking option for Saturday in Kyle Seager and the Mariners against woeful Rangers pitchers Colby Lewis.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Values

Joel Bartilotta picks the Saturday night slate and sees a great stacking opportunity with the Rangers against Roberto Hernandez.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: PPR Sleepers

RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta goes deep with his list of PPR sleepers for Week 1 on DraftKings.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: Players to Avoid in Week 1

RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta runs through his list of players to avoid on DraftKings in Week 1, including Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: Deep Sleepers for Week 1

RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta highlights some deep sleepers for DraftKings in Week 1.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: Point Per Reception (PPR) Specialists

RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta highlights PPR specialists to target on DraftKings or your season-long PPR leagues.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: Tips for Success

RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta runs through his tips for success on DraftKings.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: Undervalued Injury Bounce-Back Candidates

Joel Bartilotta recommends targeting Jeremy Maclin and Trent Richardson on DraftKings, as both players are undervalued due to injuries from last season.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: New Faces in New Places - Wide Receivers

Joel Bartilotta examines wideouts who switched teams this offseason while looking for values on DraftKings.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: New Faces in New Places - Runnning Backs

Joel Bartilotta highlights running backs who were on the move this offseason and will provide early-season value on DraftKings.