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Handicapping the NBA: Thursday Picks
Today
Both Alex Barutha and Nick Whalen like the Nets against the Mavericks.
Handicapping the NBA: Wednesday Picks
Yesterday
Dejounte Murray has gone over 4.5 assists in six of his last seven games.
Most Disappointing Fantasy Players This Season
Yesterday
Ja Morant didn't make the strides many fantasy managers were banking on.
Handicapping the NBA: Tuesday Picks
2 days ago
Will Jarrett Allen struggle against Deandre Ayton and the Suns?
Handicapping the NBA: Monday Picks
3 days ago
Can Domantas Sabonis have another monster performance?
Handicapping the NBA: Friday Picks
6 days ago
With Kevin Durant and James Harden out, can Kyrie Irving have a monster game against Portland?
Handicapping the NBA: Thursday Picks
7 days ago
With Kyrie Irving and James Harden out, can Kevin Durant hit the over on 28.5 points?
Handicapping the NBA: Wednesday Picks
8 days ago
Can the Blazers avenge their pair of losses to the Grizzlies?
Biggest Surprise Players of the Fantasy Season
8 days ago
Jerami Grant is among several players that exceeded expectations.
Handicapping the NBA: Tuesday Picks
9 days ago
Will Jusuf Nurkic take advantage of the Pacers' thin frontcourt?
Handicapping the NBA: Long Shot Futures to Consider
10 days ago
Do the Suns have a chance to win the NBA title?
Handicapping the NBA: Monday Picks
10 days ago
Can the Heat defend their home court against the Bulls?
Handicapping the NBA: Friday Picks
13 days ago
Will Steph Curry bounce back against the Nuggets?
Fantasy Basketball Podcast: Young Hurt, AD Returns, Julius Randle Blows Up
13 days ago
Alex Barutha, Shannon McKeown and K-Train dive into Trae Young's injury, Anthony Davis' return for the Lakers and the superb play of New York Knick Julius Randle.
Handicapping the NBA: Thursday Picks
14 days ago
Can the Pistons cover a nine-point spread against the Spur?
NBA Roundtable: Lessons Learned, Finals Picks, Playoff Advice + More
14 days ago
After a frustrating start to the season, Jimmy Butler has been excellent lately.
Handicapping the NBA: Wednesday Picks
15 days ago
Steph Curry is playing at a historical level. Do the Wizards stand a chance of stopping him?
NBA Podcast: All-NBA Debate + How Much Do Missed Games Matter?
15 days ago
Nick Whalen and Alex Barutha discuss James Harden's injury setback and LaMelo Ball's imminent return before debating this season's All-NBA teams.
NBA Fantasy Awards: Nikola Jokic Claims MVP
15 days ago
After going in the mid-to-late first round in most fantasy drafts, Jokic is the No. 1 player by a landslide.
Handicapping the NBA: Tuesday Picks
16 days ago
Zion Williamson looks to be in an advantageous spot against the Nets.
Handicapping the NBA: Monday Picks
17 days ago
Can Kevin Love clear 14.5 points against the Pistons?
Fantasy Basketball Podcast: LMA Retires, AD & KD Return, LaVine & Wiseman Out
20 days ago
Alex Barutha, Shannon McKeown and that other guy discuss LMA's retirement, the return of AD & KD, plus injury issues with Zach LaVine and James Wiseman.
Handicapping the NBA: Friday Picks
20 days ago
Alex Barutha and Joe Bartel are both targeting the Nuggets.
Handicapping the NBA: Thursday Picks
21 days ago
Everyone has their eye on the Warriors-Cavaliers game.
NBA Podcast: Nuggets Lose Murray + Previewing the Play-In
22 days ago
Nick Whalen and Alex Barutha discuss Jamal Murray's season-ending injury before breaking down the teams most likely to compete in the play-in tournament for the 7th and 8th seeds.
Category Strategy: 7 Specialists to Help You Climb the Standings
22 days ago
Even when Serge Ibaka (back) returns, Ivica Zubac will be worth rostering if you need rebounds.
Handicapping the NBA: Wednesday Picks
22 days ago
The Bulls and Magic are playing for the first time since their blockbuster trade.
Handicapping the NBA: Tuesday Picks
23 days ago
Can the Celtics win as underdogs on the road against the Trail Blazers?
Handicapping the NBA: Monday Picks
24 days ago
Can the Pelicans hold Richaun Holmes to under 9.5 rebounds?
Fantasy Basketball Podcast: Oladipo Hurt, Drummond Back, OKC FA's
27 days ago
Alex Barutha, Shannon McKeown and K-Train Crites address Victor Oladipo's knee injury, Andre Drummond's return for the Lakers and all those OKC free agent options. Plus Waiver Wire & DFS.
Handicapping the NBA: Friday Picks
27 days ago
Will Tobias Harris hit the over on his 19.5 points prop?
Handicapping the NBA: Thursday Picks
28 days ago
If Alex Barutha's and Joe Bartel's wagers pan out, the Trail Blazers are going to have a rough night.
Handicapping the NBA: Wednesday Picks
29 days ago
Is Karl-Anthony Towns in store for a big game against the injured Pacers?
Draft Review: Biggest Booms, Busts of First Five Rounds
29 days ago
Chris Paul is on pace to finish with first-round value for a second straight season.
Handicapping the NBA: Tuesday Picks
30 days ago
Michael Porter's points prop is 18.5 (+105) while going up against the struggling Pistons.
Handicapping the NBA: Monday Picks
31 days ago
The Spurs have put up at least 120 points in four of their last five games.
Fantasy Basketball Podcast: ESPN's Andre Snellings talks Gordon, LMA, Oladipo and more!
34 days ago
Special Guest Andre Snellings from ESPN joins Alex Barutha and Ken Crites to discuss Aaron Gordon in Denver, LaMarcus Aldridge in Brooklyn and Victor Oladipo in Miami.
Handicapping the NBA: Friday Picks
34 days ago
With Steph Curry sidelined, Alex Barutha likes Andrew Wiggins to score at least 25 points (+194).
Handicapping the NBA: Thursday Picks
35 days ago
Nick Whalen likes a parlay of the Nuggets to win and Nikola Jokic to post a double-double (+145).
Handicapping the NBA: Wednesday Picks
36 days ago
With Donovan Mitchell sidelined, is Jordan Clarkson in line for a big game?
Post-Trade Deadline Check-In
36 days ago
Should fantasy managers be concerned about Nikola Vucevic's lack of shot volume?
Handicapping the NBA: Tuesday Picks
37 days ago
Is Nikola Jokic in line for a big game against the 76ers?
Handicapping the NBA: Monday Picks
38 days ago
Is Rudy Gobert in store for a big game against the Cavaliers, who are without Jarrett Allen?
Handicapping the NBA: Friday Picks
41 days ago
The Suns are -167 to beat the Raptors, who have just one win this month.
Fantasy Basketball Podcast: Trade Deadline Recap!
41 days ago
Vucevic to Chicago! Gordon to Denver! Oladipo to Miami! Oh my! Trades, trades and more trades. Alex Barutha, Shannon McKeown and Ken Crites decipher all the fantasy implications.
NBA Podcast: Trade Deadline Special
42 days ago
Shortly after the passing of the 2021 NBA trade deadline, Alex Barutha joins Nick Whalen to break down all of the relevant deals, including Victor Oladipo to Miami and Orlando's fire sale.
NBA Trade Deadline: Fantasy Analysis on Every Deal
42 days ago
The Orlando Magic were among the most active teams at the deadline Thursday, trading away Nikola Vucevic, Aaron Gordon and Evan Fournier.
Handicapping the NBA: Wednesday Picks
43 days ago
Fred VanVleet has gone over tonight's 29.5 Points + Rebounds + Assists prop in six of his past eight games.
Trade Deadline Primer: Lowry, Oladipo Expected to be Dealt
44 days ago
A staple of the Raptors for nearly a decade, Kyle Lowry will likely be traded before Thursday's deadline.
Handicapping the NBA: Tuesday Picks
44 days ago
Will Zion Williamson hit the over on 38.5 points, rebounds and assists against the shorthanded Lakers?