Jonas Valanciunas, C, Memphis Grizzlies
Now, who would've thought? JV has been tearing it up as of late, dominating his last three opponents to the tune of 25.3 points, 17.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists, and 2.3 blocks. He will be facing Steven Adams so temper your expectations a little bit but the Grizzlies doesn't have too many options on offense. JV has a 40-50 FP upside every night.
Jimmy Butler, SG, Philadelphia 76ers
I'm not sure we will see a 50-FP game from Jimmy Butler for Read More
The NBA is down to its homestretch and while the top teams are already preparing for the playoffs, a handful of others positioning themselves for a nicer seed. Who can you trust to push you above NBA DFS Thursday?
1. Nikola Jokic, C, Denver Nuggets
OK, here's the deal: Denver is currently on the outside looking in on the playoff picture BUT they get to host No. 7 Minnesota Thursday night. The two teams are half a game away from each other and if the Nuggets actually beat the Wolves, they'll Read More
Kevin Durant, SF/PF, GS ($9,700)
Durant filled up the stat sheet on Saturday with 29 points (11-18 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 4-4 FT), 5 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals and 2 blocks against the 76ers. Durant is cheaper than both the twin towers from New Orleans and with Steph Curry unlikely to play tonight that means Durant will do most of the heavy lifting for the Warriors.
Ben Simmons, PG/SF, PHI ($8,500)
Patrick Beverly is out for tonight’s game which should open up passing and driving lanes for Simmons. Read More
Here is your daily dose of awesome NBA stats for March 13, 2017.
1. The Spurs is now the Western Conference top seed with the victory over Atlanta due to owning the tie-breaker against Golden State.
2. Giannis could be the first.
Giannis Antetokounmpo ranks in the top 20 in the NBA in total points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks this season. That would be a 1st. pic.twitter.com/YY1KKlTwHN
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) March 13, 2017
3. Ricky Rubio posts 22 points and a Read More
How you work the waiver is essentially one of the musts in winning your NBA fantasy basketball league. There are just so many factors in an NBA season-- games, injuries, youths, coach's preference-- that it's impossible to stick with a roster without ever making changes.
Here are the top waiver wire pickups for fantasy basketball this week and how they can help your team in the long run:
Marcus Smart, PG/SG, Boston Celtics
Smart has always been an elite steals contributor but without Read More
A baker's dozen NBA outings on March 4th is titillating to a basketball fan's ears, and more so to a daily fantasy basketball junkie. The comings and goings of people and roster situations/rotations make for some interesting line-up choices and one hell of a fantasy basketball day to look forward to.
March 4 DFS Lineup Advice:
Chris Paul, PG ($10,200)
CP3 has been on a tear lately on a Clippers team that has sorely been lacking a consistent offensive Read More