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Mike started covering fantasy sports in 2007, joining RotoWire in 2010. He currently focuses on the NBA. Before RotoWire, Mike wrote for KFFL.com.

Fantasy sports articles written by Mike Barner

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Among his Saturday picks, Mike Barner advises you not to worry about the matchup and plug in Wilson Ramos against the Yankees.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner expects many DraftKings players to (wisely) stack Dodgers -- including the revived Matt Kemp -- against Mets hurler Jason Vargas.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner focuses on the earlier Saturday games, including an endorsement to stack right-handed Rockies hitters against Rangers starter Mike Minor.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner is recommending DraftKings players to use Rays bats against CC Sabathia on Sunday, including Wilson Ramos.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner wants DraftKings players to go for launch with Astros batters -- including George Springer -- against the Rangers' Matt Moore.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner wants DraftKings players to load up on offense Sunday by selecting Trevor Story and other boppers.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Draymond Green nearly came up with a triple-double in the Finals opener and is a safe bet to stuff the stat sheet again in Game 2.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner previews Saturday's games with his selections, including a power-hitting Rangers outfielder set to face an inconsistent Garrett Richards.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

James Harden will have to erupt offensively if the Rockets hope to advance to the NBA Finals.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Steph Curry is coming off of his best performance of the series in the Warriors' come-from-behind Game 6 win.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner advises Sunday DraftKings competitors to stack at least two Rangers bats, including the revived Jurickson Profar.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

With Kevin Love (concussion) sidelined, there will be a handful of cheap Cleveland players that should be considered for Sunday's DFS slate.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner breaks down the Saturday DraftKings slate as Mike Moustakas is becoming one of the elite third basemen in baseball.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner breaks down the top values for Saturday's one-day contests on DraftKings.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday-Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday-Friday Picks

Mike Barner analyzes the top plays for Yahoo's two-game Conference Finals slate.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday-Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday-Thursday Picks

You'll have to pay up ($52), but James Harden is worth getting in your lineup as the Rockets head back to Houston for Game 5.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner runs through the top value plays for Tuesday's one-game fantasy slate.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Draymond Green broke out for nearly 50 FanDuel points in the Warriors' blowout Game 3 win.

Season Review: Lakers, Hornets, Pistons

Season Review: Lakers, Hornets, Pistons

Mike Barner analyzes three non-playoff teams with major decisions to make this offseason.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Mike Barner previews the top values heading into FanDuel's single-game contest for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Aron Baynes ($5,100) is one of the top value plays on Monday's one-game slate.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Klay Thompson is coming off one of his worst performances of the playoffs and is looking for a bounce-back effort in Game 3.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Among his Saturday selections, Mike Barner urges you not to worry about Gary Sanchez's terrible batting average and focus on his power potential versus the Royals.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday NBA Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday NBA Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner breaks down Saturday night's Game 3 between the Cavs and the Celtics.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner likes the potential of several White Sox bats -- including the quietly consistent Jose Abreu -- on Sunday's FanDuel slate.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday-Saturday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday-Saturday Picks

Mike Barner picks his best values for Yahoo's extended, two-game NBA playoff slate.

Season Review: Bulls, Nets, Knicks

Season Review: Bulls, Nets, Knicks

What's next for three of the NBA's biggest markets mired in franchise rebuilds?

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

LeBron James ($18,000) will look to bounce back in a big way after a poor Game 1.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner breaks down the top plays of the night for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

The Warriors and Rockets kick off the most-anticipated series of the playoffs Monday night.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Eric Gordon ($6,600) will be a popular choice as a mid-range option on Monday's single-game slate.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner recommends DraftKings players to load up on Yankees bats, including Aaron Judge, against Brett Anderson.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

LeBron James has carried the Cavaliers to the Eastern Conference Finals once again and continues to have the highest upside in the series for DFS purposes.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner provides his picks for Saturday, including an Astros starter who should continue his success against an interstate opponent.

Season Review: Suns, Grizzlies, Mavericks

Season Review: Suns, Grizzlies, Mavericks

In the first installment of Season Reviews, Mike Barner looks at what went right, what went wrong and what's next for the three worst teams in the NBA this season.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Rajon Rondo will look to bounce back after a disappointing Game 4 performance.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner breaks down the top values on Tuesday's two-game, Western Conference playoff slate.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

He'll cost you ($14,500), but LeBron James has been a machine through the first three games of the series.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

After a rough start to the playoffs, Kevin Love ($7,800) rediscovered his touch in Games 2 and 3.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Rajon Rondo tallied 21 assists in Game 3 and is once again ready to operate as the Pelicans play-making point guard Sunday.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner plans to install at least one Twins bat for Sunday's DraftKings slate, including Max Kepler.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner breaks down the Saturday DraftKings slate as Pittsburgh's Corey Dickerson could be part of a stack against Milwaukee's Jhoulys Chacin.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Terry Rozier has been a pleasant surprise for the banged-up Celtics, who have a chance to go up 3-0 on the Sixers on Saturday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner provides his top picks and those to avoid for tonight's Game 3s, including a Utah center coming in at a value price.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Joel Embiid put up 54.1 Yahoo Fantasy Points in Game 1, but the Sixers may need even more from the big man Thursday night to even the series at 1-1.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

After another rough performance in Game 1, Mike Barner recommends staying away from Kevin Love, who hasn't looked like himself in the postseason.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

The Pelicans struggled in Game 1, but Rajon Rondo still managed a near-triple-double with nine points, eight rebounds and 11 assists.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Serge Ibaka's price has fallen all the way down to $5,000 on DraftKings heading into Tuesday's Game 1.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

With Jaylen Brown (hamstring) not expected to play Monday, the likes of Marcus Smart, Jayson Tatum and Marcus Morris could be on the hook for added run.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

With only one game on Monday's playoff slate, Mike Barner suggests paying up for Ben Simmons.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Sunday's two-game ledger features Joe Ingles, who scored at least 26.5 DraftKings points in each of the final four games against OKC.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner advises DraftKings players to stack Blue Jays bats Sunday, including the surging Teoscar Hernandez.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner breaks down Saturday's two-game DraftKings slate as Rajon Rondo leads the Pelicans against the Warriors in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner likes an Orioles stack, including Manny Machado, on DraftKings Saturday against Detroit left-hander Francisco Liriano.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Utah’s Donovan Mitchell should see plenty of playing time as they aim to end the series against the Thunder tonight in Game 6.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday/Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday/Friday Picks

Mike Barner walks you through the top value plays in Yahoo's two-day contests, featuring Thursday and Friday's playoff games.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Rudy Gobert enters a potential closeout Game 5 with double-doubles in each of his last three games.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Jaylen Brown is coming off of a monster, 53-FanDuel-point performance in Game 4 in Milwaukee.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Khris Middleton is shooting better than 60 percent from three for the series, while adding 6.5 rebounds per game.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Donovan Mitchell has topped 38 DraftKings points in each of the first three games of the series.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Ricky Rubio is coming off of his first career playoff triple-double as the Jazz look to take a 3-1 lead over OKC.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner breaks down the Sunday DraftKings slate as Cleveland's Corey Kluber looks well worth is high price against the Orioles.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Draymond Green and Klay Thompson will be key players to target Sunday as they look to finish off the sweep of the Spurs.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner breaks down the the Saturday DraftKings slate as the Mariners' James Paxton takes his strikeout upside into Texas.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner breaks down the Saturday DraftKings NBA slate as Ben Simmons looks to keep his strong playoff performances going.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner expects a big game from John Wall, who’s been a focal point in the Wizards’ offense thus far in the playoffs and has put up big Yahoo points.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Playoff Rajon Rondo has been out in full force, topping 35 Yahoo Fantasy Points in each of the Pels' wins over Portland.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Mike Barner recommends staying away from Steven Adams in Game 2.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner sorts through the best value plays on Tuesday's three-game NBA Playoff slate.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

The Wizards will need a big performance from John Wall to even the series at 1-1.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

J.J. Redick will be a popular value play Monday after putting up 28 points in the Sixers' Game 1 victory.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

With only two games on the slate Monday, Mike Barner is here to help you build a winning FanDuel lineup.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

LeBron James dominated the Pacers during the regular season and will look to do so again in Sunday's playoff opener.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner wants to go against the grain on DraftKings and back Dylan Bundy against the Red Sox, who might have a key player sidelined.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Opening weekend of the 2018 Playoffs is upon us, and Mike Barner lays out the top value plays on Saturday's four-game slate.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner breaks down the Saturday DraftKings slate as Francisco Lindor seems to be breaking out of his early season slump.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Mike Barner is here to help you navigate a 13-game slate packed with value plays.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Greg Monroe has quietly amassed at least 26 FanDuel points in five of his last six games.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

It's an all-hands-on deck approach Tuesday night with a number of regulars expected to be resting.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Still fighting to clinch a playoff spot, the Pelicans will need another big night from Jrue Holiday ($8,900).

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets take on the Blazers in a game with massive Western Conference playoff implications.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner is set to pay up for Cleveland's Mike Clevinger Sunday on DraftKings to get his favorable matchup with the Royals.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

With the Jazz still fighting for a spot in the playoffs, Donovan Mitchell should see a full workload and makes for an intriguing DFS option Sunday.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner breaks down the Saturday DraftKings slate as Charlie Blackmon looks to continue his dominance at home and against right-handed pitchers.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Picks

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner breaks down DraftKings' Saturday NBA slate as Kevin Durant looks for another big game for the Warriors.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

The Sixers are on a roll, and Mike Barner expects Ben Simmons to increased minutes due to the absences of Joel Embiid and Dario Saric.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

With Damian Lillard expected to sit out, Shabazz Napier could be among the night's top values.

ADP Stock: Players Whose ADP Could Jump Next Season

ADP Stock: Players Whose ADP Could Jump Next Season

Mike Barner looks back at six players who outperformed their ADP, or failed to meet expectations, in 2017-18.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Robert Covington has taken on a larger offensive role in the absence of Dario Saric, who will miss another game Wednesday.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

LaMarcus Aldridge has carried the Spurs to eight wins in their last 10 games.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner is rolling with Nikola Jokic ($10,700), who's played at least 40 minutes in three straight games with the Nuggets fighting for a playoff berth.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Mike Barner isn't playing games with his top DraftKings pitcher Sunday, opting to pay up for Jose Quintana against the Marlins.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

With both Devin Booker and T.J. Warren still sidelined, Josh Jackson will lead the charge for the Suns and makes for a strong DFS option Sunday.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Mike Barner reviews the Saturday main slate on DraftKings as Corey Seager leads a Dodgers stack against Derek Holland and the Giants.

Centers of Attention: End-of-Season Awards

Centers of Attention: End-of-Season Awards

Mike Barner looks back on the season and hands out hardware to some of the league's most impactful big men.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner breaks down the Saturday DraftKings NBA slate as Golden State's Kevin Durant has more upside than usual against the Kings.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner expects Russell Westbrook, who’s scored at least 66.8 Yahoo points in two of the season’s three previous meetings with the Nuggets, to have another big game tonight.

End of Season Fantasy Awards: Harden or LeBron for 2017-18 Fantasy MVP?

End of Season Fantasy Awards: Harden or LeBron for 2017-18 Fantasy MVP?

Mike Barner puts a fantasy slant on four of the season's most prestigious awards.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Mike Barner recommends staying away from the slumping Carmelo Anthony on Thursday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

With Damian Lillard out Wednesday, Shabazz Napier becomes an appealing, low-cost value play.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DeAndre Jordan ($8,000) has the makings of a strong play Tuesday against Bucks team that struggles to contain physical big men.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With James Harden resting Tuesday, Eric Gordon will be in line for increased minutes.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

With Kyrie Irving done for the regular season, Terry Rozier's starting role should be safe down the stretch.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Enes Kanter enters Monday having put up a double-double in three consecutive games.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Ricky Rubio faces off against a depleted Warriors backcourt Sunday, making him an intriguing DFS play.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

With Rajon Rondo out, expect Jrue Holiday to take on a larger playmaking burden Saturday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Cleveland’s Kevin Love has played well since returning from a hand injury and should have a good game against the Suns, who allow the most points per game in the NBA.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

While the Pistons are fading fast in the East playoff race, Blake Griffin has remained a productive fantasy asset.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

In line for another start in place of the injured Nic Batum, Jeremy Lamb is one of the night's top backcourt values.

In-Season Strategy: Finding Value on Tanking Teams

In-Season Strategy: Finding Value on Tanking Teams

As lottery-bound teams get creative with rotations and injury reports down the stretch, value can come from unlikely sources.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Coming off of a down game Sunday, Jrue Holiday is poised to bounce back Tuesday against the Mavs.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

With injuries to Dennis Smith and Wes Matthews, Yogi Ferrell ($5,300) should again be in line for a bigger role Tuesday night.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Draymond Green is the lone healthy member of Golden State's Big Four entering Monday's matchup with San Antonio.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

While his three-point shooting has begun to regress, Lonzo Ball is still putting up strong counting stats for a rookie point guard.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

There are 10 games on Saturday's main slate, providing plenty of options, including Rudy Gobert, who has scored at least 42.5 DraftKings points in seven of his last eight games.

Centers of Attention: Keeper League Considerations

Centers of Attention: Keeper League Considerations

Mike Barner highlights four center-eligible players who keeper-league managers should consider holding onto heading into the offseason.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

With Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson still out, Golden State’s Draymond Green should have a big game tonight against the Kings.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Rookie sensation Donovan Mitchell could be in for a big night against the Suns' defense.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Mike Barner recommends staying away from Mario Hezonja, who has struggled to take advantage of injuries to the Orlando frontcourt.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

DeAndre Jordan has grabbed at least 15 rebounds in six consecutive games entering Tuesday.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

After a period of struggles, Brook Lopez has re-emerged as a legitimate fantasy option in Los Angeles.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Damian Lillard has taken his game to a new level during the Blazers' nine-game winning streak.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Marc Gasol has been in and out of the lineup of late, but he's been productive when given the opportunity.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Facing off against one of the worst teams defensively against centers, Joel Embiid could be in for a big night for DFS owners Sunday.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Tobias Harris has topped 40 DraftKings points in each of his last three games.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Tonight, Mike Barner likes Portland’s Damian Lillard, who has owned the Warriors this season with an average of 41.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, five assists, two steals and 4.5 three-pointers in their first two meetings.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Mike Barner is rolling with Russell Westbrook on Thursday against a porous Suns defense.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Anthony Davis played through a rib injury and still manged 70-plus fantasy points Tuesday night.

Centers of Attention: Tanking Could Impact Fantasy Value

Centers of Attention: Tanking Could Impact Fantasy Value

Mike Barner highlights four center-eligible players whose late-season value could be impacted by their teams jockeying for lottery position.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Nic Batum enters Tuesday having scored at least 30 DraftKings points in each of his last four games.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

DeAndre Jordan has been a rebounding machine since the Clippers parted ways with Blake Griffin.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner recommends rolling with Andrew Wiggins, who took 18 shots on Saturday in the absence of Jimmy Butler.

In-Season Strategy: Five Veterans to Consider Unloading Down the Stretch

In-Season Strategy: Five Veterans to Consider Unloading Down the Stretch

At this point in his career, Marcin Gortat's ownership figures in some formats may not be representative of his fantasy value.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Anthony Davis has put the Pelicans' offense squarely on his shoulders since DeMarcus Cousins' injury.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Despite being the highest priced player for Sunday's slate, James Harden makes for a strong play in what should be an uptempo matchup with the Nuggets.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

With Jimmy Butler likely out Saturday, Andrew Wiggins will be tasked with more offensive responsibility.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner checks in with his picks for Friday night and likes Laker Julius Randle, who’s playing his best basketball of the season in February and has been dominant against the Mavs.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

The NBA returns with a six-game Thursday night slate. Mike Barner tells you which players to target in Yahoo contests.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Pickings are slim Thursday with just two games on the slate heading into the All-Star break.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Donovan Mitchell could be primed for another big night with Ricky Rubio sidelined.

In-Season Strategy: Breakout Fantasy All-Stars

In-Season Strategy: Breakout Fantasy All-Stars

With the All-Star break just days away, Mike Barner puts together his five-man roster of fantasy breakouts for the first half of the 2017-18 season.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Karl-Anthony Towns has reached at least 41 FanDuel points in six of his last nine outings.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

With LaMarcus Aldridge out Monday, Pau Gasol put up a 15-point, 15-rebound double-double.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

With LaMarcus Aldridge sidelined Monday, Pau Gasol could be a strong value play at $5,400.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Andre Drummond hasn't slowed down since the addition of Blake Griffin.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

With Skal Labissiere (shoulder) still sidelined, Zach Randolph should take on big minutes again and makes for an intriguing option Sunday.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner is looking for Lauri Markkanen to bounce back after a quiet return to action Friday night.

Centers of Attention: Post-Deadline Fallout

Centers of Attention: Post-Deadline Fallout

While it was an active trade deadline, most of the centers rumored to be available ultimately stayed put. Mike Barner examines what that means for their fantasy value going forward.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner breaks down the Friday NBA slate on Yahoo as LeBron James and what's left of the Cavaliers could benefit from a short bench against the Hawks.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Coming off of a huge game Tuesday, Paul George will look to stay hot against his hometown Lakers.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Mike Barner recommends rolling with Andre Drummond against an inexperienced Nets frontcourt that's dealing with some injuries.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Clint Capela and the Rockets should be able to exploit an inexperienced Nets frontcourt.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Josh Jackson is averaging more than 20 points per game over the Suns' last four contests.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Settled into a more consistent role, De'Aaron Fox could provide strong value at $5,800 against the Bulls.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Nic Batum has steadily improved his production after a nightmarish start to the season.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

The Cavs will need Isaiah Thomas to find his shooting stroke in the absence of Kevin Love.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner recommends Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook, who’s scored at least 62 points in four out of his last five games.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Mike Barner recommends rolling with Steven Adams, who's been one of the league's most consistent centers.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Damian Lillard is averaging nearly 4.5 made threes per game over his last seven contests.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Rudy Gobert has been back to his old self since returning from injury.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

It goes without saying that in the absence of DeMarcus Cousins, the Pelicans will rely even more heavily on Anthony Davis.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Josh Richardson continues to see big minutes on a nightly basis for the banged-up Miami Heat.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Kyrie Irving is coming off of one of his best performances of the season Saturday against Golden State.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Despite the youth movement in Sacramento, Zach Randolph could have increased value Sunday with Willie Cauley-Stein sitting out with an injury.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

If the Celtics are going to hang with Golden State, they'll need a big game from Kyrie Irving.

In-Season Strategy: Trade Deadline Primer

In-Season Strategy: Trade Deadline Primer

With the NBA trade deadline fast approaching, Mike Barner takes a look at five players who could be dealt and what it would mean for their current teammates' fantasy values.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

For tonight’s slate of games, Mike Barner likes Damian Lillard, whom he calls the focal point of the Trail Blazer’s offense, against the Mavericks.

Centers of Attention: Looking Ahead to the Postseason

Centers of Attention: Looking Ahead to the Postseason

Mike Barner highlights three center-eligible players to consider keeping, or trading, over the final months of the fantasy season.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Mike Barner recommends staying away from John Wall, who goes up against Russ and the Thunder on Thursday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Ben Simmons will shoulder even more of the offensive workload with a number of Sixers guards on the injury report Wednesday.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Enes Kanter is a high-risk, high-reward option Tuesday against the Warriors.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

The Spurs will need big contributions from LaMarcus Aldridge in the continued absence of Kawhi Leonard.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

With both Goran Dragic and Tyler Johnson out again Monday, Josh Richardson has a clear path to big minutes.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

While the Hornets have disappointed as a team this season, Dwight Howard has enjoyed a resurgent season.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Despite being fresh off an injury, Kyrie Irving makes for a strong DFS play against a Magic squad that struggles to defend opposing point guards.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Damian Lillard has topped 40 DraftKings points in five consecutive games.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner is looking for Detroit center Andre Drummond to have another big DFS night, as he’s scored at least 58.4 Yahoo points in three of his last four games.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Despite a strong start to the season, Ben Simmons has seen a slight decrease in production of late and may be someone to avoid for DFS purposes Thursday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Mike Barner recommends getting Dwight Howard, who's having a resurgent season in Charlotte, in your lineups Wednesday.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

The Suns will need a big night from Devin Booker to keep up with the Blazers in Portland.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Damian Lillard and the Blazers have an advantageous matchup against the Suns on Tuesday.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Lou Williams has remained an offensive force for the injury-riddled Clippers this season.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Mike Barner walks you through the top values at each position for FanDuel's four-game, featured slate.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Domantas Sabonis is set for an expanded role once again Sunday with Myles Turner out due to injury.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner walks you though the top values at each position for the four games on DraftKings' main Saturday night slate.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

With the Rockets being short-handed Friday night, Mike Barner expects center Clint Capela to get extra minutes on the court against the Suns.

Centers of Attention: Midseason Awards

Centers of Attention: Midseason Awards

At the halfway point of the NBA season, Mike Barner fills out his centers-only awards ballot.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Lou Williams erupted for 50 points in a win over Golden State on Wednesday, and the Clippers will again lean heavily on the veteran Thursday night.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Lou Williams should continue to see heavy minutes for an injury-depleted Clippers backcourt.

In-Season Strategy: Usage Rate Analysis

In-Season Strategy: Usage Rate Analysis

Mike Barner takes a look at six players whose offensive outputs could increase, or decrease, over the second half of the season.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Harrison Barnes has quietly topped 32 DraftKings points in each of his last four games.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With Kyle Lowry sidelined, DeMar DeRozan will have even more offensive responsibility against the Heat tonight.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Giannis Antetokounmpo has established himself as one of the highest-floor players in the NBA.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Mike Barner recommends rolling with Jimmy Butler against a lackluster Cavaliers defense.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

LaMarcus Aldridge makes for a strong DFS play Sunday, as he should see increased usage with multiple other Spurs sitting out for rest.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

With James Harden out of the lineup, Eric Gordon has stepped back into a featured scoring role.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Although Kawhi Leonard is back from injury, Mike Barner expects LaMarcus Aldridge still to have a big game against the Suns, who allow the most Yahoo points per game to opposing power forwards.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Mike Barner recommends staying away from Russell Westbrook ($59) with other elite point guards on the board.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Tyus Jones has been a steady source of steals and assists since Jeff Teague went down.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Dwight Howard ($8,900) gets a strong matchup against a Kings frontcourt that allows the second-most fantasy points in the league in centers.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Blake Griffin has been back to his old self in his first two games back from injury.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Mike Barner recommends getting Jimmy Butler in your lineup Monday night.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Julius Randle is coming off of one of his most productive games of the season Sunday night.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

With Paul George out for the Thunder on Sunday, Russell Westbrook should see an increase in usage and makes for a strong DFS play.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Value Plays

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Value Plays

The Knicks will need a big game from Kristaps Porzingis to hang with the Pelicans' two-headed monster in the frontcourt.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

For Friday night’s picks, Mike Barner likes New Orleans’ Anthony Davis, with whom he notes the upside is excellent if Davis makes it through the game healthy.

Centers of Attention: Time to Consider Dealing Embiid?

Centers of Attention: Time to Consider Dealing Embiid?

Mike Barner takes a look at four centers to consider trading -- or keeping -- heading into January.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Mike Barner recommends getting Ish Smith in your lineup Thursday before his price begins to rise.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

John Wall is heating up of late, and he gets an excellent matchup against the Hawks tonight.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Tyreke Evans has cleared 30 FDP in seven of his last nine games.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Andre Drummond has dominated the Pacers this season to the tune of over 16 points and 16 rebounds per game.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

Jordan Clarkson should be set for increased minutes in the absence of Lonzo Ball.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

With Chris Paul expected to miss another game, expect another high-usage performance from James Harden.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

With Damian Lillard set to miss another game, Shabazz Napier could again be an attractive value play.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner likes DeAndre Jordan tonight as he continues to dominate the glass in a thin Clippers frontcourt, averaging 18.1 rebounds over his last eight games.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

You'll have to pay up ($60), but Mike Barner recommends getting LeBron James in your lineup Thursday against the Bulls.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

With Brook Lopez set to miss several weeks, Kyle Kumza could be in line for increased minutes in the Lakers frontcourt.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

After resting Monday night, Joel Embiid should be fresh for an excellent machup against a bad Kings team.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

While he's been overshadowed by LeBron James, Kevin Love is putting together one of the best seasons of his career.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Ben Simmons will be counted on for more offensive production with Joel Embiid out of the lineup.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

FanDuel NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Look for Kevin Durant to continue his offensive onslaught as the Warriors will be without a number of regulars Monday.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

With rookie De'Aaron Fox likely sidelined with a quad injury, George Hill will be a strong play at a cheap price Sunday.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Value Plays

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Value Plays

While the Clippers have sputtered, DeAndre Jordan has remained one of the league's elite rebounders.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

In Friday night’s matchups, Mike Barner is looking at Giannis Antetokounmpo to have a big game, as he has at least 52.7 Yahoo points in seven of his last eight games.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

LeBron James is worth paying up for against the Lakers on Thursday.

Centers of Attention: Productive Big Men Stuck in Limbo

Centers of Attention: Productive Big Men Stuck in Limbo

Mike Barner takes a look a few centers who, in the right situation, could return to fantasy relevancy.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Giannis Antetokounmpo is worth the hefty price tag against the fast-paced Pelicans.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

While Brook Lopez's minutes have been limited, he's still been an effective low-cost play of late.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

With John Wall set to return Wednesday, tonight may be the final chance to use Brad Beal while he's the clear focal point of the offense.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

With a couple of key frontcourt injuries, Marvin Williams could again see increased minutes Monday.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

After an up-and-down start, Damian Lillard has been on fire in December.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner provides his picks for Sunday's slate, which includes a positive outlook for rookie superstar Ben Simmons against the Pelicans.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Kris Dunn is coming off of one of his best outings of the season Friday against Charlotte.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner believes that all signs point toward Charlotte's Kemba Walker having a big game against the 3-20 Chicago Bulls.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Last time Joel Embiid went up against the Lakers he put up more than 90 fantasy points.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Mike Barner recommends staying away from Goran Dragic against a stingy Spurs defense.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

While DeMar DeRozan's scoring is down, he's averaging nearly five assists per game and ranks among the top 10 in the NBA in usage rate.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

T.J. Warren has emerged as the clear No. 2 option in Phoenix.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

While there's always blowout potential when the Suns are involved, Joel Embiid makes for a strong play against one of the NBA's fastest-paced and worst defensive teams.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

The Celtics are the league's best defensive team, but Giannis Antetokounmpo already put up 37 points and 13 rebounds on them earlier this season.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheeet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheeet

Mike Barner evaluates the top value plays for Sunday's slate and believes the duo of Steph Curry and Kevin Durant are both intriguing options.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

WIll Barton could be in for another big night if Wilson Chandler (questionable) is sidelined.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

In Friday’s slate of games, Mike Barner expects Oklahoma’s Russell Westbrook to score big Yahoo points as he tries to help the Thunder stop their losing streak against the T’Wolves.

Centers of Attention: Sorting Out the Messes in Phoenix, Brooklyn and Sacramento

Centers of Attention: Sorting Out the Messes in Phoenix, Brooklyn and Sacramento

Mike Barner examines three of the league's biggest frontcourt logjams in an effort to discern which players you should own going forward.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

With all of the injuries in LA, Austin Rivers becomes an intriguing value play at guard.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Otto Porter has arguably been the Wizards' best all-around player thus far.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Hassan Whiteside has been down of late, but he gets an exploitable matchup against the Cavaliers' defense Tuesday.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

The absence of John Wall has forced Bradley Beal to shoulder a greater workload, offensively.

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Monday Value Plays

LeBron James has topped 50 FanDuel points in five of his last six contests.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Embiid enters Monday's matchup with the Cavs sporting the NBA's third-highest usage rate.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner provides his picks for a small three-game slate Sunday, including what should be a favorable matchup for Marc Gasol against the Nets.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Paul George already has a 60-plus-DraftKings-point performance against the Mavericks this season.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner predicts Pelican Anthony Davis will have a big game against a Phoenix Suns team especially bad defensively.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Mike Barner recommends riding with Marc Gasol against a bad Mavericks defense Wednesday night.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Dwight Howard ($6,700) is coming off of a monster, 25-point, 20-rebound performance Monday against the Timberwolves.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Lonzo Ball has had an up-and-down start to his career, to say the least, but he has some upside against a struggling Bulls team.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

With Mike Conley out, Mario Chalmers becomes an intriguing value play at point guard.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner suggests using Spencer Dinwiddie for Sunday's DFS slate, as his value remains high with D'Angelo Russell sidelined

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DeAndre Jordan is coming off of a monster performance Friday against the Cavaliers.

Yahoo DFS NBA: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS NBA: Friday Picks

For Friday night’s games, Mike Barner likes New Orleans’ Anthony Davis, who’s averaging 52.2 Yahoo points per game and has scored at least 60.0 Yahoo points five times.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

With only two games on the slate, James Harden will be tough to keep out of your lineup Thursday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Favors ($20) should continue to see a bump in value as the Jazz play without Rudy Gobert.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DeMar DeRozan is an excellent high-floor option on Tuesday's three-game slate.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Lonzo Ball faces off against the Suns on Monday, a team he dominated in their first meeting earlier this season.

Centers of Attention: Rudy Gobert Injury Fallout

Centers of Attention: Rudy Gobert Injury Fallout

Mike Barner highlights a handful of centers to consider acquiring in the wake of Rudy Gobert's injury.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner breaks down the day's top value plays and believes Clint Capela will be a solid mid-tier option at center for Sunday's DFS slate.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Giannis Antetokounmpo continues to dominate on a nightly basis, and he gets a strong matchup with the Lakers on Saturday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Mike Barner expects a monster performance out of Clipper Blake Griffin tonight against a Thunder team lacking size on their front line.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Buddy Hield has found a groove since moving to the bench in Sacramento.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Mike Barner recommends staying away from Devin Booker ($35), who faces off against a tough Miami defense.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets have an excellent fantasy matchup against the fast-paced Nets on Tuesday.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Hassan Whiteside is coming off of a monster effort in Sunday's win over the Clippers.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner breaks down the day's top value plays and believes Kyrie Irving is in store for a big game against the Magic.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

A healthy Reggie Jackson has scored at least 15 points in six of seven games.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

For Friday’s slate of NBA games, Mike Barner likes John Wall against a struggling Cavaliers team that’s been especially easy on point guards.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Mike Barner gives his top value plays for the day, but recommends avoiding Pau Gasol against the Warriors.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Mike Barner recommends avoiding Serge Ibaka, who's averaging career-lows in blocks and rebounds thus far.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Devin Booker ($7,900) is coming off of a 50-plus-fantasy-point effort against the Blazers over the weekend.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DeMarcus Cousins is one of the most intriguing high-priced plays Monday against a fast-paced Orlando Magic team.

Centers of Attention: No Reason to Panic After Nurkic's Slow Start

Centers of Attention: No Reason to Panic After Nurkic's Slow Start

Mike Barner hones in on which center-eligible players you should be trying to acquire or unload after the first two weeks of the season.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

Mike Barner breaks down the day's top value plays, which includes a handful of Kings benefiting from a veteran rest day.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

James Johnson has been one of the NBA's best all-around producers.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

In Friday’s matchups, Mike Barner likes Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge, who’s averaging a career high 26.0 points to go along with 8.8 rebounds, 1.0 steals and 1.5 blocks per game.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Mike Barner recommends getting DeMarcus Cousins into your lineup as he takes on his former team Thursday.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Kevin Love has struggled to find his shooting stroke early on, but a matchup with the porous Nets defense could be exactly what the doctor ordered.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

The Jazz are a difficult matchup, but Blake Griffin is averaging nearly 30 points and 10 rebounds through the first week of the season.

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Monday Cheat Sheet

Dwight Howard is off to a strong start with his new team.

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Sunday Cheat Sheet

With just a three-game slate Sunday, Mike Barner provides the top value plays at each position.

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Saturday Cheat Sheet

Through two games, Giannis Antetokounmpo might be off to the most impressive start of any player in the NBA.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Friday Picks

Even in a disappointing opening-night loss to Memphis, DeMarcus Cousins was a force on both ends.

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Thursday Picks

With Chris Paul in Houston, will DeAndre Jordan remain a consistent double-double threat?

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

Yahoo DFS Basketball: Wednesday Picks

At $24, Myles Turner makes for a strong play against an inexperienced and fast-paced Nets team.

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

DraftKings NBA: Tuesday Cheat Sheet

Even with only two games on the slate, there are plenty of superstars to choose from Tuesday night.

Centers of Attention: Last-Minute Centers to Target

Centers of Attention: Last-Minute Centers to Target

In the first installment of his new series, Mike Barner takes a closer look at what's become arguably the most pivotal position in fantasy basketball.

NBA Draft Strategy: A Closer Look at the 2017-18 Schedule

NBA Draft Strategy: A Closer Look at the 2017-18 Schedule

Mike Barner examines how to use the NBA schedule to your advantage in fantasy leagues.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday-Saturday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday-Saturday Value Plays

Marcus Smart should see big minutes as the Celtics try to slow down Kyrie Irving and the high-scoring Cavs.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday-Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday-Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner checks in with his best playoff value plays for a combined Tuesday-Wednesday slate, including the Celts' Al Horford in Game 1 at home against the Cavaliers.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday-Thursday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday-Thursday Value Plays

Patty Mills has registered at least 20 FanDuel points in all three games since Tony Parker went down.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday-Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday-Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner checks in with his best playoff value plays for a combined Tuesday-Wednesday slate, including the Wizards' Otto Porter in Game 5 against the Celtics.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Kawhi Leonard ($10,900) was one of the few bright spots for the Spurs in Game 1.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner delivers his value picks for a two-game playoff slate Tuesday, setting his sights on a trio of Wizards on the road in Beantown.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

With only two games on the slate Wednesday, John Wall becomes an even more appealing option.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner looks at Tuesday's three-game playoff slate, honing in on the Spurs' Kawhi Leonard as one of his best picks.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Patrick Beverley was more than just a physical defender in the Rockets' Game 1 victory.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner drops his Tuesday playoff value plays, highlighted by the Bulls' Rajon Rondo on the road in Beantown against his former team.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Paul George could be in for a big night as the Pacers look to clinch a playoff berth.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner delivers his value picks for a five-game slate Tuesday, setting his sights on a trio of Suns on the road in Sacramento.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Andre Drummond is averaging nearly 35 FanDuel points per game against the Raptors this season.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Picks

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Picks

Mike Barner looks to a pair of Bulls on the road against the Knicks for value Tuesday.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

With Kyle Lowry out, the Raptors continue to rely heavily upon DeMar DeRozan.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Picks

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Picks

Mike Barner likes John Wall of the Wizards on the road against the Lakers on Tuesday, as well as a pair of Rockets at home against Golden State.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

With Nic Batum out of action Wednesday, Jeremy Lamb ($4,900) is one of the night's top value plays.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

It's been a down year for Reggie Jackson, but he's played well of late and is priced at only $5,200.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Isaiah Thomas and the Celtics square off against the high-scoring Warriors on Wednesday.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With a small slate Tuesday, Russell Westbrook ($13,100) becomes even more valuable, despite his gaudy price tag.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

With DeMarcus Cousins suspended Wednesday, even more of the offensive burden will fall on the shoulders of Anthony Davis.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner delivers his value picks for a six-game slate Tuesday, setting his sights on a trio of Bulls on the road in Colorado.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Coming off of one of his worst games of the season, Russell Westbrook is an obvious bounce-back candidate Wednesday.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Picks

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Picks

Mike Barner looks over a limited three-game Valentine's slate, unsurprisingly turning to the mighty Cavs for the most value.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Marc Gasol and the Grizzlies match up with a Nuggets team allowing over 111 points per game.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Even on the second night of a back-to-back, it's tough to stay away from DeMarcus Cousins.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

With Tyler Johnson out again Wednesday, Dion Waiters ($6,000) will have another opportunity to build on his recent hot streak.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner gets into a six-game slate Tuesday, locking in on three players from both the Suns and Bulls to bring home the value.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

The Knicks' defense will be tasked with slowing down Isaiah Thomas on Wednesday.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner delivers his value picks for a five-game slate Tuesday, setting his sights on a trio of Heat at home against the Rockets.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Philadelphia's Robert Covington ($5,500) has topped 30 FanDuel points in three of his last four outings.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner delivers his value picks for a busy nine-game slate Tuesday, looking to Rudy Gobert at home against the Cavs to deliver the goods.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Taj Gibson ($4,700) goes up against a Cavaliers front line that could be shorthanded Wednesday night.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Conley ($7,000) is an appealing option Tuesday going up against the Lakers' defense.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

DeMarcus Cousins ($11,000) squares off with a Portland team against which he put up 76.3 FanDuel points earlier this season.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Matching up against Hassan Whiteside isn't the easiest assignment, but Mike Barner explains why Steven Adams should get some fantasy attention Tuesday.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Minnesota's Zach LaVine ($6,500) has topped 29 FanDuel points in three of his last four contests.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Serge Ibaka was a poor fantasy performer his last time out, but Mike Barner explains why the Magic big man should bounce back Tuesday against the Heat.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Rudy Gobert ($7,600) has quietly recorded at least 40 FanDuel points in each of his last four games.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner looks at a six-game slate Tuesday, turning to a pair of Bulls to provide value as they host the Timberwolves at United Center

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

DeMarcus Cousins ($11,000) is expensive, but he draws an excellent matchup against the depleted Mavericks on Wednesday.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

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.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

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).

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Kyrie Irving has provided fewer than 30 FanDuel points in only two games this season.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Gordon Hayward draws a strong matchup Wednesday against a Nuggets team that plays at the league's seventh-fastest pace.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With only four games on the slate Tuesday, Jimmy Butler is an appealing option at shooting guard.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

DeAndre Jordan ($6,800) and the Clippers have been one of the league's most productive fantasy offenses.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Coming off of a career-high 47 points Sunday against the Lakers, Andrew Wiggins remains reasonably priced at $6,900.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Avery Bradley($6,900) makes for a strong mid-tier play at guard Wednesday night.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Harrison Barnes notched his second 30-point game of the season Sunday against the Bucks.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Kristaps Porzingis ($6,800) could be in for a big night against a fast-paced Rockets team.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Zach LaVine ($5,900) is off to a strong start and could see increased minutes in the absence of Ricky Rubio.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

D'Angelo Russell ($6,500) is among the top values in a loaded, 10-game slate.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Even in a tough matchup against the Warriors, expect Kawhi Leonard to have a big night.

NBA Draft Kit: Schedule Cheat Sheet

NBA Draft Kit: Schedule Cheat Sheet

There are a ton of available stats to help with fantasy basketball research, but Mike Barner reminds everyone not to overlook one crucial piece: the schedule.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

It's Kobe's last game - you kinda have to use him, right? Mike Barner builds his lineup around the Mamba.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner empties the bench and tries to win with second-stringers like Jerian Grant and Sasha Vujacic

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner looks to cash in with injury replacements.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner navigates through injuries and eliminations to fill out his Tuesday roster.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Robin Lopez exploded for 51 fantasy points Sunday against the Kings, and while that kind of upside isn't likely to be repeated, he still makes for a solid play Wednesday against the Bulls.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Steven Adams has picked up his offensive game of late and looks like a solid value play on Tuesday's short slate.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

The Knicks have been struggling, but Robin Lopez has been posting good numbers, and Mike Barner has noticed.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With a light Tuesday schedule on tap, Mike Barner is leaning heavily on the new-look Orlando Magic.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Chicago's defense has been struggling - Mike Barner looks to capitalize by stacking Hawks.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner is looking for a new-coach bounce from a couple of Knicks tonight.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner looks to ride the Magic's Aaron Gordon, who has a double-double in back-to-back games.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner likes the value in Devin Booker, who is one of the few fantasy options for a Suns team in disarray these days.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

With Raul Neto unlikely to play Wednesday against the Hornets due to a concussion, Trey Burke could get a big increase in playing time.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Robert Covington has always been able to score, but he's done enough defensively of late to make him an attractive option on FanDuel, particularly against the Suns.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner thinks Nikola Mirotic could break out of his slump if the Bulls play small against Golden State.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With just four games on the docket, Mike Barner looks to Minnesota to fill out his lineup.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner is stacking Knicks as they face their struggling subway-ride rivals from Brooklyn.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With Alex Len out, Mike Barner is expecting big production from Tyson Chandler.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

With Tony Parker sidelined, Mike Barner is leaning on Patty Mills in today's lineup.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With a limited slate of games, Mike Barner looks to Jose Calderon for assists and steals.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

With Alec Burks out with an ankle injury, Trey Burke is starting to step up, and he could be a solid value on FanDuel thanks to his low salary.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Will Barton's price continues to rise on FanDuel, but Mike Barner has a number of other value plays to help fit in the Nuggets' guard.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner finds some bargains before the Christmas Eve break.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner looks for values on a light-schedule night, finds some in Denver.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner sorts through a loaded slate of NBA games and finds a few bargains.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With a limited slate of games on Tuesday, Mike Barner is leaning heavily on the Milwaukee Bucks

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner finds the bargains on Wednesday's menu, including Boston forward Jared Sullinger.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner shops for guards at the Nets/Rockets game and has a hunch about a center that may be due for a big night.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner builds a lineup with a future hall-of-famer, a Manimal and several bargain-basement buys.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner looks for fantasy bargains on some of the NBA's worst teams.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner is playing Avery Bradley on a back-to-back.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With Marcus Smart sidelined, Mike Barner sees Avery Bradley as one of Tuesday's best buys.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner looks for Magic-al results from Evan Fournier and Aaron Gordon.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Mike Barner will do some bargain shopping when the Hawks visit Brooklyn on Tuesday night.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner is looking for a rebound from Milwaukee's Khris Middleton in tonight's contests.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

There's a full slate of early games on Tuesday's NBA schedule, and Andre' Snellings is going bargain shopping.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner is building lineups around the red-hot Markieff Morris and playoff hero Matthew Dellevedova

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

Julius Randle is under-priced due to one bad game, and Mike Barner will take advantage.

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Wednesday Value Plays

Mike Barner's picks for Wednesday's slate, including Philly rookie Jahlil Okafor.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With the Pelicans dealing with a number of injuries in the backcourt, Eric Gordon could put up big fantasy numbers of FanDuel opening night.

NBA Draft Kit: Monthly Schedule Cheat Sheet

NBA Draft Kit: Monthly Schedule Cheat Sheet

Certain quirks in the NBA schedule can lead to teams playing a disproportionate amount of games each month, and savvy fantasy owners can use the schedule to trade for extra games.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday-Wednesday Contests

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday-Wednesday Contests

FanDuel is hosting a Tuesday-Wednesday two-day contest combining the single games on Tuesday and Wednesday. RotoWire's Mike Barner has his favorite picks.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With just two games on the slate Tuesday, finding good value plays may be more difficult than usual.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

If FanDuel players are looking to not break the bank on point guards Stephen Curry or John Wall, RotoWire's Mike Barner makes the case for Jeff Teague and his reduced price.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With just three games on the slate Tuesday, finding good value plays may be more difficult than usual.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With just three games on the slate Tuesday, finding good value plays may be more difficult than usual.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

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.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With four games on the slate, finding the right mix may be hard Tuesday, but Mike Barner has a few suggested plays.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

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.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With only five games on the slate, finding the right mix of value plays and high-salaried players (who aren't being rested) is going to be key to winning contests on FanDuel.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

RotoWire's Mike Barner suggests a couple mid-priced players who could be great values on FanDuel Tuesday.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

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.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With four games on the slate, finding the right mix may be hard Tuesday, but Mike Barner has a few suggested plays.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With five games on the slate, there aren't many value plays, making choosing the right high-salaried and mid-tier players key on Tuesday.

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

FanDuel NBA: Tuesday Value Plays

With five games on the slate, there aren't many value plays, making choosing the right high-salaried and mid-tier players key on Tuesday.

NBA Draft Kit: Monthly Schedule Cheat Sheet

NBA Draft Kit: Monthly Schedule Cheat Sheet

Certain quirks in the NBA schedule can lead to teams playing a disproportionate amount of games monthly and separated by the first and second half of the season. Savvy owners can use the schedule to trade for extra games.

NBA Team Previews: Denver Nuggets

NBA Team Previews: Denver Nuggets

In coach Brian Shaw's second year with the Nuggets, will he finally tighten his rotation, or will fantasy owners continue to be sold fool's gold by the Nuggets.

NBA Team Previews: Sacramento Kings

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Will Ben McLemore find his groove in his second season, or will Nik Stauskas make McLemore a thrift store afterthought?

NBA Team Previews: Chicago Bulls

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Regardless of Derrick Rose's health, the Bulls have put together a team with refined depth that should go far this season, but with depth comes reduced fantasy value.

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Can Andrea Bargnani finally live up to his fantasy potential in a new environment? Will the Knicks' guard depth hurt their impact in fantasy?

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