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Best Basketball Shoes for Concrete

There's nothing like a good ol' fashion streetball game. It's basketball in its purest form and when it's time to step on the concrete, you want to make sure you're prepared. There's no better way to prepare than by making sure you have the right shoes before going out there but in order to have the right shoes you need to know exactly what makes a great outside basketball shoe. In this guide, we're going to break down and review the best basketball shoes for concrete, so you can feel secure on Read More

Best Basketball Shoes for Big Guys

When you step on the court, you're the center of attention. Clearly, you're bigger than everyone else, so maybe you feel like you have something to prove. Big guys can ball too, but just like regular sized players, big guys need the right type of shoes. More importantly because you run the risk of injury if you don't. That's why in this article we'll be diving into the best basketball shoes for big guys and breaking down exactly what you should be looking for in regards of not just your shoe, but Read More

Best Basketball Shoes for Middle School: Keep Your Kid Comfy With These Top Picks.

  You're on the hunt for the perfect pair of basketball shoes for your middle schooler. You've seen some but you're not sure which are the best for them. This isn't something you have to stress about or have a tough time coming to a decision on, it's just a matter of spotting certain attributes and understanding what type of player your child is. In this guide, we not only give you a list of the best basketball shoes for middle school students but exactly what attributes you need to look for in Read More

Best Basketball Shoes for a Point Guard – These Shoes Will Have You Breaking Ankles On The Court

All eyes are on you. You're carrying your team on your back and you're responsible for making some big plays. Being a point guard, it's important for you to have shoes that are extremely reliable and durable because you're going to be constantly running, moving in different directions and driving to the basket. Not having them could mean potential injury and no one wants that. That's why in this guide we'll be reviewing the best basketball shoes for a point guard. Product  Cushioning Material Silhouette Style Buy Nike Read More

Steph Returns and a Few Players to Build your Lineup around for Saturday, December 1st.

Steph Curry Returns in Detroit

Steph Curry makes his return to the Warriors after being sidelined for 11 games with a groin injury. The Warriors went 5-6 in Curry’s absence and they have slide to 4th in the Western Conference. The Warriors have had some struggles this season. They suffered their first 4 game losing streak in the Steve Kerr era, Durant’s future was up in the air coming into the season and his problems with Draymond have only made the situation worse and they have had to deal Read More

Sunday Recap and 4 Picks for Monday, November 26th

Redick under performed slightly, but the other 3 players got their numbers.

Last night may have been the last of getting Siakam as a value pick. He hovers around a double double every game and is good for a couple of steals and blocks on the defensive end. He was $6,100 against the Heat, I don’t think you will see him under $6,700 for the next couple of games. 

The Cavs and Markelle

The Cavs went into Philly and beat the Sixers , then they beat the Rockets at home lead by Collin Read More

Big Picks, Small Slate. Jan 1, 2018 Draftkings Lineup Help.

Happy New Year everyone. The start of the 2017-18 NBA season was for me, hoping to continue the trend as the calendar rolls over into 2018. Here are some must plays for Monday night.

PG.

Elfrid Payton, $7,100

Elfrid Payton has been playing very well the past couple of games. His FPPG is 29.8, however, in the last 5 games that average is up to 40.6. He is matched up tonight against Spencer Dinwiddie. Dinwiddie has done a great job filling in for the injured D'Angelo Russell, but is a Read More

DraftKing Tips for November 30th.

 

There have been a lot of key injuries this season, and It has made for some fun match ups with bench players getting big minutes in some cases. Drafting players that are 10% drafted or less can definitely be the separation you need from the Chalk DFS players. Here are a few Draftkings players I recommend drafting today, injuries played a big part in most of my picks.

Kevin Love, $8,000

Ride the hot hand. Kevin love had an amazing game on Tuesday, he scored a game high 38 points Read More

Draftkings lineup for November 27th.

This is my first article for Fantasybasketball101. I will be giving lineups and draft tips on the DraftKings site. FanDuel is well represented on this site and I am a better player on DraftKings anyways so it works out nicely.

I am going to try to write an article on days that have between 5-8 games. Lineups I make in that game range are the ones I am confident in the most.

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PG. Lonzo Ball, $7,100

This is technically a road game for Read More

10 Most Iconic Basketball Shoes Of All Time

Careers of our favorite NBA stars were never defined by the sneakers they wore, but it can't be denied that only the select best get to wear shoes that go by their own names.
We all know how His Airness himself Michael Jordan re-defined the basketball shoe industry with his very own brand (under Nike), so expect a few of his signatures here in this list. And of course, the usual and the not-so-usual suspects.

Here are the 10 most iconic basketball shoes of all time:
10. FILA Grant Hill 1

FILA Read More