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By Keith Allison from Hanover, MD, USA (John Wall, Stephen Curry) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

DraftKings Daily Fantasy Basketball Advice - NBA DFS Lineup Picks for 2/9/16

By Keith Allison (Tiger Woods) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

PGA DFS: DraftKings Fantasy Golf Sleeper Picks and Advice for the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

What a Phoenix Open that was. I wonder how many watched Rickie Fowler and Hideki Matsuyama play all four playoff holes, even though the Super Bowl was kicking off during the playoff. I'll be honest, I was switching back and forth between the Super Bowl and the sudden death playoff. Ricky Fowler completely blew that... Read More

4 years ago

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NBA Daily Fantasy Lineup Picks - FanDuel DFS Basketball Advice for 2/9/16

We have a mediocre five-game slate this Tuesday, and it starts one hour later than usual. Also, we can pretty much eliminate one game from our outlook (at least in cash games), as the Heat and the Spurs are two of the best defenses in the league. That leads to less shots and less fantasy... Read More

4 years ago

Daily Fantasy Hockey Lineup Picks: DraftKings & FanDuel NHL DFS Advice for 2/8/16

Welcome to the Daily Fantasy Hockey (NHL DFS) lineup picks article for February 8th of the 2015/2016 NHL season. Each day we'll be providing you with a handful of forward, defensemen, and goaltender picks for DraftKings and FanDuel GPP and cash games. Tonight's lineup features players from four games, all with playoff implications attached to them. The... Read More

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RotoBaller NBA Radio - Daily Fantasy Basketball Lineup Picks for 2/8 - 2/10/16

RotoBaller is verrrrrrry excited about the launch of our Daily Fantasy Basketball radio show on our Blog Talk Radio station. You can find all of our new shows on BlogTalkRadio live or on demand, and on iTunes under podcasts. Every Monday and Thursday, long time RotoBaller lead writer Sam Nedimyer and podcast host Josh Hayes will be discussing... Read More

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DraftKings Daily Fantasy Basketball Advice - NBA DFS Lineup Picks for 2/8/16

Ten games make up Monday's card. Sacramento is playing again, in a back-to-back, which makes their matchup with Cleveland even more appealing. It's easy to want to pick Russell Westbrook or Kevin Durant against the Phoenix Suns, but will they play enough minutes to reach value for their high prices? Since there is a heavy... Read More

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NBA Daily Fantasy Lineup Picks - FanDuel DFS Basketball Advice for 2/8/16

The Oklahoma City Thunder and Phoenix Suns game is very enticing. Be careful of a blowout though! In this article, I will be providing you with Daily NBA picks for DraftKings for 2/8/16. The picks will range from some of the elite players, to mid-priced options, and value plays. Without wasting anymore time, let's get... Read More

4 years ago

DraftKings Daily Fantasy Basketball Advice - NBA DFS Lineup Picks for 2/7/16

Sunday's slate consists of only four games, all of which are matinee matchups, so get your picks in early. The Celtics draw the Kings, while the Clippers visit the Heat, opening up plenty of intriguing Daily Fantasy plays. On a shorter card, it's almost necessary to break the bank on a couple players. Tonight's lineup... Read More

4 years ago

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NBA Daily Fantasy Lineup Picks - FanDuel DFS Basketball Advice for 2/7/16

Evidently there is some sort of football game being played later in the day, so Sunday’s NBA four-game slate starts at 1pm EST. That’s 10am on the left coast. Mimosas and basketball sound really nice. In all honesty, please be safe and responsible in all your Superbowl party-ing and travels for the day. In this... Read More

4 years ago

NBA Daily Fantasy Lineup Picks - FanDuel DFS Basketball Advice for 2/6/16

There are plenty of high upside plays to choose from tonight! In this article, I will be providing you with Daily NBA picks for DraftKings for 2/6/16. The picks will range from some of the elite players, to mid-priced options, and value plays. Without wasting anymore time, let's get down to it!   Introducing RotoBaller's... Read More

4 years ago

Daily Fantasy Soccer For 2/6: DraftKings EPL DFS Targets & Sleepers For Matchday 25

With just 14 matches to go, the EPL is reaching its home stretch. As the championship battles and relegation struggles continue, the true stars of the game will rise (or fall) with the occasion, making this an especially entertaining time to play Draft Kings Daily Fantasy Soccer. Here are a few tips and projections to... Read More

4 years ago


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DraftKings Daily Fantasy Basketball Advice - NBA DFS Lineup Picks for 2/6/16

We're in for a show tonight! Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant will be taking on Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green. This game is going to be filled with fantasy points, and it would be wise to use a few players from it. In this article, I will be providing you with daily fantasy... Read More

4 years ago

Daily Fantasy Hockey Lineup Picks: FanDuel & DraftKings NHL DFS Advice for 2/6/16

Welcome to the Daily Fantasy Hockey (NHL DFS) lineup picks article for February 6th of the 2015/2016 NHL season. Each Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, I'll be providing you with five picks (G, C, W, W, D) for FanDuel and DraftKings GPP and cash games.   Introducing RotoBaller's Premium Daily Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet Get an... Read More

4 years ago

NBA Daily Lineup Injury News and Updates for 2/5/16

RotoBaller has assembled NBA injury updates and advice on various injury situations throughout the NBA to prepare for your daily lineups on February 5, 2016. Understanding the injury landscape, and who plans to benefit instead, is critical for setting your fantasy basketball lineups daily. Here we will focus on the important questions: Who is injured?... Read More

4 years ago

NBA Daily Fantasy Lineup Picks - FanDuel DFS Basketball Advice for 2/5/16

Nikola Jokic may have had a bad outing against the Utah Jazz, but do not stray from him right now. He salvaged the game, and he needs to be used in all leagues and formats tonight, assuming you want to win! In this article, I will be providing you with Daily NBA picks for DraftKings... Read More

4 years ago

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DraftKings Daily Fantasy Basketball Advice - NBA DFS Lineup Picks for 2/5/16

The participants for the NBA Slam Dunk Contest have just been announced. Zach LaVine will defend his title, while Andre Drummond, Aaron Gordon, and Will Barton will be the three challengers. Who do you think is going to win it? In this article, I will be providing you with daily fantasy NBA lineup picks for... Read More

4 years ago


NBA Daily Fantasy Lineup Picks - FanDuel DFS Basketball Advice for 2/4/16

Tonight we have some great match ups, and even better FanDuel picks! Plenty of stars to roster tonight, so choose wisely and make sure to monitor all the injury news leading up to the first tip off. In this article, I will be providing you with Daily NBA picks for FanDuel for 2/4/16. The picks will range... Read More

4 years ago

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DraftKings Daily Fantasy Basketball Advice - NBA DFS Lineup Picks for 2/4/16

As gross as the Suns have looked over the past month-plus, the argument could be made that a DFS roster full of them tonight makes a lot of sense. Phoenix is dealing with a boatload of injuries, and new head coach Earl Watson has made it abundantly clear who he wants to get a heavy... Read More

4 years ago

Daily Fantasy Hockey Lineup Picks: FanDuel & DraftKings NHL DFS Advice for 2/4/16

Welcome to the Daily Fantasy Hockey (NHL DFS) lineup picks article for February 4th of the 2015/2016 NHL season. Each Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, I'll be providing you with five picks (G, C, W, W, D) for FanDuel and DraftKings GPP and cash games.   Introducing RotoBaller's Premium Daily Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet Get an... Read More

4 years ago

Daily Fantasy Hockey Lineup Picks: DraftKings & FanDuel NHL DFS Advice for 2/3/16

Welcome to the Daily Fantasy Hockey (NHL DFS) lineup picks article for February 3rd of the 2015/2016 NHL season. Each day we'll be providing you with a handful of forward, defensemen, and goaltender picks for DraftKings and FanDuel GPP and cash games.   Introducing RotoBaller's Premium Daily Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet Get an edge on your NHL... Read More

4 years ago

The Top Five Stats for NBA DFS - DraftKings and FanDuel

The NBA scoring for DraftKings and FanDuel is nearly similar, with the exception of some slight differences in a couple of categories. Regardless, the importance of each statistic can be judged together. DFS players are initially inclined to select players that put the ball in the basket most frequently. I'm often guilty of getting distracted by... Read More

4 years ago


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PGA DFS: DraftKings Fantasy Golf Sleeper Picks and Advice for the Waste Management Phoenix Open

Golf is a gentleman's game. Fans applaud and are mostly very polite and respectful. The Waste Management Phoenix Open is the complete opposite. It is the rowdiest golf tournament. Most of the fans are very drunk. They dress up in all different costumes, and shout and scream at the players. It's made for TV. If... Read More

4 years ago

FanDuel Daily Fantasy Basketball Advice - NBA DFS Lineup Picks for 2/3/16

After a one week hiatus, we're back to double digit game action with 11 games on the docket. Despite 22 teams playing tonight, just Miami, Boston and Minnesota are on the back end of a back to back. As of this writing, there are quite a few games without spreads or even over/unders listed, but of... Read More

4 years ago

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DraftKings Daily Fantasy Basketball Advice - NBA DFS Lineup Picks for 2/3/16

Is it just me or is this rookie class much better than the last few years? Karl-Anthony Towns, Devin Booker, and Myles Turner have been lighting up the NBA recently, and they are three of the youngest players in the leagues. It's truly amazing. In this article, I will be providing you with daily fantasy... Read More

4 years ago

DraftKings Daily Fantasy Basketball Advice - NBA DFS Lineup Picks for 2/2/16

The only reason anyone in the tri-state area would know it is winter time is because the NBA is dominating sports highlight reels, what with the 50 degree weather and all. It’s strange to see people in tee shirts in February. Hopefully that hot weather translates on to the court, specifically for the following players.... Read More

4 years ago

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NBA Daily Fantasy Lineup Picks - FanDuel DFS Basketball Advice for 2/2/16

Five games this Tuesday night. Not great, but we can't complain either. Some players are in prime spots as far as matchups go, so let's figure out who to build our teams around tonight. In this article, I will be providing you with Daily NBA picks for FanDuel for 2/2/16. The picks will range from some... Read More

4 years ago


Daily Fantasy Hockey Lineup Picks: FanDuel & DraftKings NHL DFS Advice for 2/2/16

Welcome to the Daily Fantasy Hockey (NHL DFS) lineup picks article for February 2nd of the 2015/2016 NHL season. Each Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, I'll be providing you with five picks (G, C, W, W, D) for FanDuel and DraftKings GPP and cash games.   Introducing RotoBaller's Premium Daily Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet Get an... Read More

4 years ago

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RotoBaller NBA Radio - Daily Fantasy Basketball Lineup Picks for 2/1 - 2/3/16

RotoBaller is verrrrrrry excited about the launch of our Daily Fantasy Basketball radio show on our Blog Talk Radio station. You can find all of our new shows on BlogTalkRadio live or on demand, and on iTunes under podcasts. Every Monday and Thursday, long time RotoBaller lead writer Sam Nedimyer and podcast host Josh Hayes will be discussing... Read More

4 years ago

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DraftKings Daily Fantasy Basketball Advice - NBA DFS Lineup Picks for 2/1/16

February is here and it's still hard not to pick on the Sacramento Kings. In Daily Fantasy, we must keep our sympathy and compassion out of the equation. The Brooklyn Nets and Washington Wizards are also set to take the court on Monday, both of which are also easily targeted in DFS. Tonight's lineup features... Read More

4 years ago

NBA Daily Fantasy Lineup Picks - FanDuel DFS Basketball Advice for 2/1/16

Russell Westbrook and DeMarcus Cousins top it off as the best plays on the board yet again. Anyone surprised? In this article, I will be providing you with Daily NBA picks for DraftKings for 2/1/16. The picks will range from some of the elite players, to mid-priced options, and value plays. Without wasting anymore time,... Read More

4 years ago

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