Hoopscritic DFS: Opening Night

The NBA season kicks off with a 3-game slate, which gives us a high variance start to the NBA DFS year. There aren’t a whole lot of options for us to choose from tonight which makes our value picks tonight that much more important. Tonight’s plays will be on DraftKings.  Let’s get right into it.   Detroit @ Atlanta Spread: Atl -7 Over/Under: 197.5 Elite Plays: Andre Drummond- $8,200 on DK Drummond heads into his …

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How to DFS: Basketball Edition

As a new basketball season is now upon us, so is another year of making money with daily fantasy basketball. I’m excited to be starting a new DFS series with Hoopscritic and will be posting daily about my favorite picks and plays on FanDuel and DraftKings. If you are new to playing DFS basketball, or just new to DFS in general, here are a few tips that will make your season a profitable one. Minutes, …

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Season Preview: Atlanta Hawks 2015-16

The Atlanta Hawks had one of the better regular seasons in recent memory.  They did it without a clear super star on their roster and played solid team basketball led by Mike Budenholzer.  They seemed to have built the perfect team, reminiscing of the 2004 Pistons.  Even with all the off court turmoil they experienced in the front office, they were able to go out on a nightly basis and perform at a high level. …

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An NBA Season Preview in Blurbs 2015-2016

Individual Award Predictions MVP- James Harden- Ty Lawson will be the best thing that ever happened to him. Defensive Player of the Year- DeAndre Jordan.  Each year, he gets a little smarter.  When awareness meets athleticism and ability. Rookie of the Year- Emmaunel Mudiay.  Hard working athletic kid with his stuff together between the ears with an opportunity and just enough around him to develop well. 6th Man of the Year- Isaiah Thomas.  He excels …

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HoopsCritic Over / Under Panel 2015-16

One more day, just one more day until the 2015-16 NBA season is upon us. With the dawn of the new season we lay to rest the off-season ‘what-if’s’, the arbitrary rankings, and the 10,000 interviews claiming they’ve never seen, “insert a player of your choosing here” in better shape stories. It would appear this our last chance to speculate without criticism, to forecast without fact, and to share without cynicism. What we have here …

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