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November 30, 2016
Thunderbastard: Wham!, The Spice Girls, and a Wonderwall
Stan Williams returns to help fantasy owners prepare for the upcoming weekend with some help from some of England's favorite Christmas songs. No, really!
November 15, 2016
The Armband: FPL Gameweek 12 Captaincy Analysis
Sergio Aguero is likely to be the most popular captain selection for Gameweek 12, but Adam Zdroik has a few differential plays who could pay off.
November 10, 2016
UEFA World Cup Qualifiers: Friday Cheat Sheet
Antoine Griezmann has the best odds to score during Friday's slate, but RotoWire's Andrew Laird explains why it might be okay fading France's star forward.
October 27, 2016
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Saturday EPL Picks
With Kevin De Bruyne possibly missing out due to injury, David Silva's attacking responsibilities grow, as does his fantasy upside against West Brom.
Fantasy Premier League: Saturday Cheat Sheet
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has some of the best odds to score a goal this weekend, as he'll face off against a Burnley side that have allowed the second-most shots and shots on target this season.
October 26, 2016
FanDuel Fantasy Soccer: Key Stats for Lineup Building
With FanDuel introducing English Premier League contests this week, RotoWire's Andrew Laird looks into the key stats to focus on when building lineups.
October 22, 2016
Fantasy Premier League: Sunday Cheat Sheet
While only four teams are in action during the Premier League's Sunday slate, there is still plenty of firepower, headlined by Man City's Sergio Aguero.
October 1, 2016
Raheem Sterling is in the best form of his life, and RotoWire's Chris Owen explains why the Man City midfielder is a solid fantasy option Sunday against Spurs.
September 17, 2016
Spurs are the heaviest favorites and expected to score the most goals during Sunday's four-game Premier League slate, which means fantasy owners should have Erik Lamela on their radars.
September 14, 2016
Fantasy Europa League: Thursday Cheat Sheet
While Chris Henne won't be shying away from Feyenoord players for Thursday's Europa slate, that doesn't mean he'll be fading Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
September 3, 2016
World Cup Qualifiers: Sunday Cheat Sheet
After disappointing at the European Championship, Robert Lewandowski looks to bounce back to help Poland qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
August 25, 2016
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Saturday EPL Cheat Sheet
Many fantasy players are using midfield-eligible wingers in their forward spots, but RotoWire's Alex Spalding says don't forget about Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
August 22, 2016
FPL Roundup: The God of Manchester
Sergio Aguero has been the dominant striker in Manchester over the past few seasons, but Zlatan Ibrahimovic is putting up a fight for the top spot.
August 13, 2016
Fantasy Premier League: Sunday-Monday EPL Cheat Sheet
After a fairly muted opening day to the Premier League, a few of the heavy hitters will kick off their campaigns on Sunday and Monday.
June 26, 2016
Euro 2016: Monday Cheat Sheet
The Round of 16 concludes Monday, beginning with a huge Italy v. Spain match that could go either way, followed by England v. Iceland, which isn't likely to be as close.
June 19, 2016
Group B finishes up Monday, with three teams in reach of finishing on top of the table before heading to the knockout rounds.
June 7, 2016
Euro 2016: Saturday Cheat Sheet
The 2016 European Championship kicks off this weekend, and Chris Henne returns with his top picks for DFS contests.
May 12, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 38
Manchester City need just a point to solidify their Champions League spot for next season, which keeps Kevin De Bruyne near the top of the midfielder rankings for the final week of the season.
May 4, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 37
The penultimate gameweek of the Premier League has eight sides playing twice, giving fantasy managers a big opportunity to gain some late-season points.
April 27, 2016
FPL Barometer: No More Mata
The emergence of Marcus Rashford and the return of Wayne Rooney from injury has pushed Juan Mata further away from being a viable fantasy option.
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 36
Arsenal may be eliminated from the title race, but a home match against Norwich easily puts Petr Cech on top of the goalkeeper rankings this week.
April 13, 2016
FPL Barometer: Iced Toffee
A popular pick in Gameweek 33 because of his two matches, RotoWire's Tate McIntyre explains why it's okay to part ways with Romelu Lukaku.
February 25, 2016
FPL Barometer: Shooting Blanks
Alexis Sanchez has been very quiet since returning from injury, and RotoWire's Tate McIntyre thinks it's time to step away from the Gunners attacker.
February 18, 2016
FPL Transfer Watch: Preparing for Gameweek 27
With Everton, Liverpool, Man City and Newcastle off in the next Premier League gameweek, RotoWire's Brian Weidy is wondering why so many fantasy managers are adding Ross Barkley to their FPL squads.
February 10, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 26
Despite a matchup against league-leaders Leicester City, Mesut Ozil garnered a first-place vote among midfielders, but was it enough to give him the top spot in the composite ranking?
February 4, 2016
Thunderbastard: Something You Can Bet On
Stan Williams uses some Super Bowl prop bets to help break down Gameweek 25 of the Premier League.
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 25
With six goals in his last four starts in all competitions, Sergio Aguero is a unanimous choice as the top striker this weekend.
February 3, 2016
Premier League Highlights: Week 24
Jamie Vardy bagged one of the best goals of the year, as Leicester went three points clear of second-place Manchester City thanks to their 2-0 win over Liverpool.
February 1, 2016
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Tuesday EPL Targets
Alexis Sanchez scored during Arsenal's FA Cup match against Burnley last weekend, and he'll look to make it two in two Tuesday against Southampton, who beat Arsenal 4-0 earlier this season.
January 31, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 24
Man City's attack may be a bit lighter without Kevin De Bruyne, but Sergio Aguero will still lead the charge this week against Sunderland's struggling defense.
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