Players To Build Around:
Paul George, SF, OKC Thunder
There is no timetable yet for the return of Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony which means PG is going to be busy if both wouldn't be able to go. Regardless, George has been ultra-hot lately, averaging 33.3 points, 5 rebounds, 4.7 assists, 3.7 steals, 0.7 blocks and a total of 16 treys in the last three games.
Jeff Teague, PG, Minnesota Timberwolves
Teague is not playing the best basketball of his career but in the last 3 games, he is actually Read More
1. Paul George, SF, OKC Thunder
PG13 has been an absolute stud as of late, averaging 30.5 points, 5.3 rebounds, 3.5 assists, and three steals over the past seven days. Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony are both questionable going into the Lakers game, so expect George to be very busy. Regardless, George is on a really hot streak right now and he should be on your short list of DFS targets on Thursday.
2. Bradley Beal, SG, Washington Wizards
Another building block for DFS Thursday is Bradley Read More
We have opening night out of the way now. And hopefully (in my case), the opening DFS basketball jitters as well. On a massive 10-game night, here are some of out best options. (Note: All stats and salaries are from Draft Kings.)
NBA DFS Basketball Value Picks:
Russell Westbrook, PG, OKC Thunder ($11,500)
This is the first installment of FB101's DFS Basketball Value Picks so I better be right. Russell Westbrook is going to be on a mission this year and in his first game, we should Read More
Before every fantasy basketball season starts, there were sleepers. Once it begins, there were only surprises.
Every year, there seems to be a handful of players who defy preseason expectations, forcing themselves up into fantasy relevance. The season is a long way off, but right now, everyone better get a hold of these fantasy basketball early season surprises quick.
Undrafted out of Arizona, T.J. McConnell's basketball career is virtually built around being labeled as an "unknown". Read More