2014 Fantasy Baseball

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2014 Fantasy Baseball: Breakthrough Players — Right Fielders

We finally reach the conclusion of the position player portion of our breakthrough series. It’s always nice to get all the way through one of these series. Right field might be the most competitive of all of the positions. However, we see a similar situation as center field in terms of potential breakthroughs. Most of […]

2014 Fantasy Baseball

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Daily Fix: September 12th

The NFL is the in the news and on everyone’s mind. Even with all of the controversy going on, morning sports radio reported that a fantasy football article on wide receivers was the most clicked on news story on the site. Go figure. However, Draftkings wants you to know that fantasy baseball is still alive […]

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2014 Fantasy Football: IDP Waiver Wire Week 3

I'd like to deem Week Two as "The Apocalypse." Way too many studs have gotten injured, and owners are running to waivers to pick up middle of the pack guys; that's not how it's suppose to be, at least this early in the season.  Don't worry, I'm with you guys as I've dealt with my own fair share of … [Read More]

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2014 Fantasy Football: Week 2 — The Good, The Mediocre, The Ugly

After a nightmare week filled with off-the-field controversy in the National Football League, the second week of games yesterday was unfortunately dominated by injuries to high-profile players. The maladies wreaked havoc across the fantasy football landscape, and if you managed to avoid the chaos on … [Read More]

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2014 Fantasy Football: Week 3 Injury Report

Quarterbacks Carson Palmer – ARZ Injury – Shoulder Palmer is currently dealing with a nerve issue in his shoulder that forced him to miss Sunday’s game. He is officially listed as questionable, but with injuries like this one it is very hard to gauge how his nerves will respond to his rehabbing. … [Read More]

2014 Fantasy Football, Week Three Waiver Wire: Add Knile Davis and Bobby Rainey

Week two of the National Football League is officially in the books. And with that, fantasy football fans are looking towards the waiver wire to see if their team can be improved in any way. Some fantasy footballers will react -- or, overreact -- to their players performances unjustly during this … [Read More]

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2014 Fantasy Football Daily Fix: Week 3 Running Backs

For today's Daily Fix I'll list several different options in different price ranges at DraftKings, a great daily fantasy sports site. DraftKings is currently running a special contest with a $100,000 prize pool, which is free to enter with your first deposit. DraftKings will match that deposit up to … [Read More]

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2014 Fantasy Football: Running Back by Committee Update

As always, the main takeaway from Week 2 of the NFL season is that we don't know much. As proof of that, here's this: Kirk Cousins was a top five fantasy quarterback. Knile Davis was the second highest scoring running back of the day. Mohamed Sanu was a top five fantasy wide … [Read More]

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2014 Fantasy Football: Monday Night Football Preview — Week 2

In the season’s second Monday night contest, Chip Kelly’s up-tempo offense heads to Indianapolis and tries to keep up with budding superstar Andrew Luck. All signs point to this game being a shootout. Two high-powered offenses against two lackluster defenses. Expect and enjoy the fireworks on Monday … [Read More]

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2014 Fantasy Football Podcast: Week 2 DraftKings Strategy

Below is a podcast with me discussing daily fantasy strategy for DraftKings in week 2. It's only about 17 minutes long. I discuss the best plays at each position as well as my general method for researching daily fantasy and making selections. My Excel sheet with projections and the cost per … [Read More]

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2014 Fantasy Baseball: Breakout Players — Center Fielders

Center field is easily the glamour position in baseball. If you don’t believe me, then simply look at the preseason rankings. The top player on the board was a center fielder and two of the top five guys were center fielders. Of the top six performers at the position this season, five were drafted in […]

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Week 24 Waiver Wire: 3 to Catch, 3 to Cut, 3 to Keep

In the Week 24 edition of fantasy baseball 3×3, we’re moving on to Edward Mujica, moving on from Anthony Rizzo, and moving on up with Javier Baez. There are plenty of waiver wire columns out there that provide an exhaustive list of the most added players in fantasy leagues. This isn’t one of them. Here, […]

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2014 Fantasy Baseball: The Corey Dickerson Bandwagon

I love Coors Field. The Rockies’ pitchers – pitchers of any team really – might not. Hitters do, obviously. Last year, Michael Cuddyer revived his career in the Mile High City. Justin Morneau did so this year. Troy Tulowitzki did his usual: crushed and then got hurt; Carlos Gonzalez, too. Nolan Arenado has taken a […]

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Daily Fix — September 5th

Welcome to Friday night baseball. With the NFL officially opening for business last night, most of the daily fixes will focus on the pigskin. However, Draftkings wants you to know that they are still open for business on the baseball front. Since my NFL draft board still has Sammy Baugh and Crazy Legs Hirsh on […]

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2014 Fantasy Baseball: Breakout Players — Left Fielders

When we get to the outfield, we get to the meat of most people’s fantasy teams. As I’ve said before, 100 runs created has been the standard for excellence in the past, and that is certainly true with the development of better pitching over the past few years. Still, there have been some incredibly good […]

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Daily Fix Podcast: September 2, 2014

Below is a podcast with me discussing daily fantasy strategy for the day. It’s only about seven and a half minutes long. I discuss the starting pitchers with the highest projected point totals and the ones who are the best value for their price. I also discuss which teams are the best to use for […]

2014-2015 Fantasy Basketball

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball: Don’t Close Those Caskets Yet

It’s normal to enter your fantasy hoops redraft league wanting the young flashy players and wanting to reach on a guy who could be the next big thing, but let’s not forget why we do this. Tell ‘em Herm: That’s right, and last I checked neither upside nor highlight reel dunks are categories in fantasy […]

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Fantasy Basketball 2014-15: Industry Mock Draft Review and Expert Insight

Who says it’s too early to draft for fantasy basketball? Recently, I gathered eleven well respected fantasy hoops writers to join me in an early off-season mock draft. It’s always interesting to see how player values change from the middle of the off-season to closer to the season’s start. Here you’re not only going to […]

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball: How the Pacers Are Different Without Paul George

Let me start by saying that it truly pains me to even have to write this article due to the circumstances. Who would have thought that the play in the picture to the left would end as horrifically as it did. It’s a play we see every game, a simple contested fast break layup and then snap. […]

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Fantasy Hockey Daily Fix, April 13th

Its Sunday and it’s the last night of the year for regular season NHL action! Many goaltenders are sitting this one out, and we have some of them confirmed for you so far. The number one game to target will be Calgary @ Vancouver  Karri Ramo gets the start in net and he’s reasonably priced across the […]

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Fantasy Hockey Daily Fix, Thursday March 10th

Its a big night in the NHL, the last big one of the year for Daily Fantasy. It’s a tricky one too, because tons of teams are resting their starters. For example, John Curry will be starting in net for the Minnesota Wild. Um, who? Yeah, I have no idea who the heck that is either. It’s details […]