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5 Value Picks For NBA DFS Monday– Nov. 26, 2018
5 Value Picks For NBA DFS Monday:
Jabari Parker, PF, Chicago Bulls
Parker is piping hot right now, dropping 20+ in three straight and four of the last five. He is also contributing 8.6 rebounds, 3.6 assists, and a steal over that span. He is definitely on a groove right now and now is the best time to take advantage of Parker's resurgence because one Lauri Markannen and Bobby Portis are healthy, minutes should be harder to come by.
Julius Randle, PF, New Orleans Pelicans
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Building Blocks For NBA DFS Tuesday– Nov. 13, 2018
Constructing a DFS lineup for a three-game slate is tricky but a simple recipe is to go top-heavy and swing for a couple of punt plays.
Here are some value building blocks for NBA DFS Tuesday, November 13, 2018.
James Harden, SG, Houston Rockets
Is the 40-7-9 line from Nov. 11 a sign of things to come from the reigning MVP? Hopefully, because we certainly haven't seen the jaw-dropping stat lines we are accustomed to seeing from the Beard. Denver has surprisingly among the top defensive teams Read More
5 Unbelievable Numbers/Facts In Game 1 Of The NBA Finals
1. KD (and Draymond) couldn't guard LeBron.
Basically, nobody could touch LeBron in Game 1 as he went off for a playoff career-high 51 points. But KD, Bron's primary defender, allowed him to score 30 points on 10-for-15 shooting.
To be fair to KD, Draymond Green didn't do a better job, either. Green was LeBron's primary defender in eight possessions, and James scored eight points on 4-for-6 shooting.
Apparently, the Dubs need Iggy real quick or LeBron will probably average 45 in this series.
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3 Building Blocks For FanDuel NBA DFS Thursday– Feb. 22, 2018
Paul George, SF, Oklahoma City Thunder ($9,500)
PG13 has been nothing less than phenomenal, scoring at least 25 points in 11 of his past 13 and draining 52 threes during that span. The Thunder will have a favorable matchup against the Sacramento Kings so expect PG to pick up where he left off.
Spencer Dinwiddie, PG, Brooklyn Nets ($7,000)
Dinwiddie has arguably been the Nets best player of the season, consistently producing very solid numbers since he took over the starting PG reigns. Even with Read More
NBA Playoffs DFS Best Value Picks– April 17, 2017
A two-game slate is usually very tricky but since it's the playoffs, you'll surely have options to round out your NBA playoffs DFS roster. Here are 6 NBA Playoffs DFS Best Value Picks that you may want to look at this Monday night:
LeBron James, SF, Cleveland Cavaliers ($11,300)
"The King" does not rest during this time of the year and since it's just a two-game slate, the pickings are slim. So why not pick the best of them all while we're at it? LeBron had 32-6-13 in Game 1 along Read More
5 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day– April 5, 2017
5 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day-- April 5, 2017
1. "Lucky" 13?
Shaun Livingston made only 12 three-pointers in his career and his 13th make couldn't be any luckier.
2. Speaking of three's, Pau Gasol is getting pretty good at it.
If the season ended today, Pau Gasol would have the best three-point percentage of any player in a single season in NBA history (min 50 3FG)
— Jordan Howenstine (@AirlessJordan) April 6, 2017
Not the case with Andre 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.
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
Best NBA DFS Value Picks– Dec. 14, 2016
Best NBA DFS Value Picks-- Dec. 14, 2016
It's a 10-game slate in the NBA and the big guns are playing but could there be other ways to win other than relying on Russell Westbrook, James Harden, or Demarcus Cousins?
Kyle Lowry, PG, Toronto Raptors ($8,200)
The Raptors' efficient offense runs through this guy and it's no surprise that in his recent tear, he brought Toronto along with him. Lowry has scored at least 42 fantasy points in seven of the last eight games and will face a Read More