Tag Archives: Karl-Anthony Towns

These 7 Young Guys Should Be Fantasy Basketball Keepers For Next Season

Many of us already have Golden State as three-peat champions at the start of the season (although the East's Milwaukee, Toronto, and Boston begs to disagree) and already looking forward to 2019-20. In fantasy basketball, it's normal to look ahead, especially in keeper leagues. Now is the time to sift through and investigate who you have and determine whether they are worth a keeper spot in your roster. If you have any of these 7 guys all under 24 yrs of age, though, be sure you have them as fantasy Read More

5 Best Centers For Fantasy Basketball

We are almost halfway through the season (some teams have already played 39 games) so allow me to rank the 5 best centers for fantasy basketball right now. Looking at how the chips fall, only one player in this list can be considered a pleasant surprise but find out why I don't think he will be able to sustain his pace. 1.) Anthony Davis, New Orleans Pelicans Davis is the measuring stick of the modern big man-- can score, rebound, pass, and can stretch the floor a little bit. He may be the Read More

NBA DFS Dec. 21, 2018– Players To Own And Avoid

Who To Own LeBron James, PF, Los Angeles Lakers If you have one big-time player to own on Friday, my money is on LeBron James. The Lakers are losers of three straight and it will be their first time back at home after a four-game road trip so James will be looking to put on a show. He is averaging 26 points, nine rebounds, 7.6 assists, a steal, and 2.2 3PM over the last five games. Scary thing is, we know he's capable of doing more. Marcus Smart, SG, Boston Celtics Smart has been a fantasy Read More

Fantasy Winners And Losers In The Jimmy Butler Trade

Jimmy Butler's wish came true as the Minnesota Timberwolves decided to move into a different direction and trade the disgruntled star to the Philadelphia 76ers. The Sixers parted ways with Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless, and a future second-round pick to make the deal work. As much as we are in awe right now because of the recent power shift, the fantasy-head in us only care about how the trade affects our fantasy teams going forward. Who are the biggest winners and losers in the Read More

DraftKings Lineup for November 28th.

Hello, and good day, I hope everyone had a chance to read my first post and give it a try on a cheap contest just for the hell of it. The Lineup I posted yesturday did not finish in the money, but that one was literally the only dud I had. I should have mentioned that I give free lineups on Twitter all the time, and last night I cashed out in 7 contests between DraftKings and FanDuel. Throughout the day I tinker with a new lineup here and there in a Quarter Contest. I will make sure to leave Read More

NBA MVP Power Rankings – In the Hunt

In the Hunt Kyrie Irving, PG, BOS, 20.6 points, 5.2 assists, 3.1 rebounds Irving’s stats are well below the other contenders for MVP, but he provides quality, clutch plays for the Celtics. He may not average nearly 30 a game, but he consistently closes games for the Celtics and is the trusted ball handler who limits turnovers and makes the right play when the game is on the line. He’s helped Al Horford and the rest of his teammates overachieve so far this year. In the epic game against the Read More

5 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day– Dec. 26, 2016

5 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day-- Dec. 26, 2016 1. In pretty good company... Joel Embiid averages 2.4 blocks per game. The last rookie with at least 2.4 blocks per game for a full season was Tim Duncan in '97-98. 2. John Wall and Kyrie Irving assists numbers last 5 games. J-Wall= 56 Kyrie= 50 3. Karl-Anthony Towns' efficient night vs Hawks. He had 22 points on 8/8 from the field, 3/3 from three and 3/3 from the line. 4. Mason Plumlee! Mason Plumlee's fourth assist Read More

5 Awesome NBA Basketball Stats Of The Day

Yep, it's still the preseason but for fantasy basketball aficionados, stats is life. 1. NBA is looking to speed it up... Per NBA, replay time last season reduced by 40%, w/replay ref making some calls. Estimate another 20% drop w/expanded use of replay ref. https://t.co/RJQo8W6jPm — Howard Beck (@HowardBeck) October 21, 2016 2. And then there were SIX... W/ #EltonBrand retiring only 6 #NBA players left drafted in 90s. Vince Carter, Dirk, Pierce, Manu, JTerry & Metta — Kevin Cottrell Read More

January 27, 2016– DFS Basketball Best Value Picks

January 27, 2016-- DFS Basketball Best Value Picks The Studs Karl-Anthony Towns, C ($7,000) The 2015 No. 1 overall pick is on fire lately, averaging 48. 25 fantasy points over the last four games. His last game against a very capable Cavaliers defense is very impressive (26 points and 12 rebounds, 50.25 FP in 30 minutes) and a matchup with the fast-paced OKC Thunder promises another stat-filled night for the rookie. Isaiah Thomas, PG ($7,800) Thomas has been very consistent this season where Read More

Fantasy Projections For Rookies In The 2015-16 Season

Earl Monroe. Terry Cummings. Steve Francis. Blake Griffin. What do those four have in common? Well, for starters, look at their rookie stats and prepare to hold your jaw in place. "The Pearl" is a 24-5-5 guy, Cummings averaged 24 and 11, "Franchise" posted the second-best Effective FG% in a season, and Griffin, how does 22 points and 10 rebounds sound like? The point is, seasons in and seasons, there are going to be first-year studs and fingers crossed, we aim to find the hidden gems two Read More