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NBA DFS Pick’Em Strategy on Nov. 16 – 2017

Only 2 games to pick from tonight, but 3 of the 4 teams are loaded with fantasy talent. I took Joel Embiid in my DFS draft last night and he scored 90+ points. Let’s see if we can pick out some similar gems for tonight’s matchups. Tier 1: Kevin Durant, Steph Curry, Kyrie Irving My Choice: Kyrie Irving, PG, BOS Boston’s defense is legit; they have the 2nd best defensive rating relative to league average since 1976. Jump shooters are just 16 for 51 from behind the three-point line against Read More

NBA Playoffs Stats Of The Day– April 26, 2017

It's Russell Westbrook's last game for the 2016-17 season so this will be a tribute of some sorts to the future MVP. NBA Playoffs Stats Of The Day-- April 26, 2017 1. That's why you don't take Beastbrook out of the game... Russell Westbrook was off the floor for 6 minutes in Game 5. In those 6 minutes, the Rockets outscored the Thunder 27-9. pic.twitter.com/AicL24JgEd — ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) April 26, 2017 2. ... although he had his share of struggles in Game 4. From Read More

NBA DFS Best Value Picks– Feb.11, 2017

The Studs Draymond Green, PF/C, Golden State Warriors ($7,500) Draymond had a monster statistical night against Memphis which, I think, will never be repeated in a while. Green had 12 rebounds, 10 assists, 10 STEALS, and 5 blocks. Golden State will be in Oklahoma City Saturday night and we just hope this rivalry game will bring out the best once again in the Michigan State alum. Zaza Pachulia won't likely be around against the Thunder, so he truly has a chance. Goran Dragic, PG, Miami Heat Read More

5 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day– Jan. 19, 2017

You'll see a recurring theme in today's stats and it's Joel Embiid. 1. Danny LeRoux called it the most surreal stat of the morning and we couldn't agree more. Surreal stat of the morning: David Lee is ahead of Draymond Green in DefRtg so far this season (100.1 vs 100.4) — Danny Leroux (@DannyLeroux) January 19, 2017 2. James Harden is defying logic. James Harden is avg 13.1 assists on 2nd night of back-to-backs, nearly 4 more than the next-closest (Chris Paul, 9.4) Bucks-Rockets, ESPN — Read More

5 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day– Dec. 23, 2016

5 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day-- Dec. 23, 2016 1. Marquese Chriss, really? The 19-year old played 7 minutes against Philly and had 5 fouls. I felt sorry for him, though. Joel Embiid out here making defenders give uphttps://t.co/bgoQ0grkIj — Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) December 24, 2016 2. Draymond "Mr. Double-Double But Without The Points" Green is at it again. Five points, 10 rebounds, and 12 assists in 119-113 win over Detroit. 3. Just another Russell Westbrook stat. Three straight Read More

Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day

Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day 1. Let's talk Warriors. The Dubs made history in their home game vs Knicks by: assisting on all 26 first half field goals assisting on 91% of their TOTAL field goals and in case you're wondering that's 41 out of 45 FGs 2. 'Tis a good season for Fantasy Basketball. Four players are currently averaging at least 7 points and 7 rebounds per game, more than any other season. They are LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, James Harden and Draymond Green. Rajon Read More

7 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day

7 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day 1. Heard this Draymond guy is pretty good defensively. @SynergySST Draymond Green Blocks Dennis Schroder #EMIsportsCentral More coverage > https://t.co/F1N7uhPUPO https://t.co/eyhjPqWrW4 — EMI Sports Bay Area (@EMIsports) November 29, 2016 2. And this Westbrook dude, y'all heard of him? Triple-doubles in NBA this season Russell Westbrook 8 Everyone else in NBA 8 — ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) November 29, 2016 3. Speaking of Westbrook... ... Read More

Fantasy Impact Of Kevin Durant’s Signing With Warriors

After Kevin Durant announced he will be moving on and sign with the Golden State Warriors, that decision changes everything. Of course, it made the Dubs instant title favorites, Oklahoma City a second-tier squad, and in the words of one unnamed executive, everybody-- including LeBron James-- are playing for second place now. While Durant joining forces with Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green made the Warriors the team to beat for the next couple of years (and possibly more if KD decides Read More

3 Things We Learned From NBA Finals Game 5

The Cleveland Cavaliers extended the series with a 112-97 whopping of the Golden State Warriors behind 41 points apiece from LeBron James and Kyrie Irving in the NBA Finals Game 5. It was two dazzling individual performances intertwined in the same game, making it impossible for the Warriors to pull off a comeback. And oh, they don't have Draymond Green and ultimately Andrew Bogut. Here are the 3 things we learned from the NBA Finals Game 5: 1. It's probably not a good idea to trash-talk LeBron Read More

3 Ways The Warriors Can Fill Draymond Green’s Absence

The die has been cast, although in the words of Reggie Miller, there's no way the NBA would have suspended Draymond Green if this series is tied. Right now, it doesn't even matter. Green is arguably the Warriors' most important piece in ways that even casual viewers would not get. And now he is gone for Game 5. How can the Warriors fill the huge void left by their emotional leader? Here are a number of ways: 1.) Start Iggy Coach Steve Kerr often turns to Andre Iguodala during must-win Read More