Fantasy Sports

Fantasy Premier League GW5: Start Wilfried Zaha, Sadio Mane, more

The introduction of the brand-new UEFA Nations League is a nice attempt to keep everyone's mind off the international break, but you can't replace the Premier League and fantasy Premier League football.  With Gameweek 5 almost here, fantasy Premier League owners are going to flock to stars on...

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 7:41am

DFS DeShone Kizer Tyler Bray John Kelly advice and latest

Preseason football is an exciting time. Not only does it mark the first regulation football anyone’s seen since February, it’s quietly some of the best knowledge to take in as fantasy players. Of course, we don’t have to wait until the regular season to apply that knowledge anymore. Numerous daily...

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 5:04am

Top QBs WRs to target and avoid in fantasy football

Welcome back fantasy football fans! We're drawing ever closer to Week 1, and it’s time to start getting ready to chase another championship. Don’t forget to check out Rotoballer.com for all of the tools you need to get the edge on your league mates.     Deck Stacked in Cousins' Favor...

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 5:01am

Fantasy football John Brown Corey Clement sleepers

It is that time once again football fans! The NFL preseason is underway and fantasy football drafts are starting to take shape. Over the next few weeks, there will be numerous drafts held as fantasy football owners prepare for another exciting NFL season. When it comes to drafting, many owners are...

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 4:41am

WNBA FanDuel Advice: Candace Parker, Skylar Diggins-Smith

There is only one week left to go in the WNBA regular season before the playoffs begin, but still enough time to play some daily fantasy sports on FanDuel. If you have not had the chance to play a WNBA contest on FanDuel, you are missing out. It is a lot of fun and helps you stay up on what is...

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 4:37am

Sports gambling changing forever: What states, what is new?

Cancel that trip to Vegas. In the very near future you will be able to wager real money on any number of sports – whether it be on your phone or at a local sports book right around the block from where you live. Oh, and you will now be able to do this on the up and up – fully legal....

Monday, May 14, 2018 - 5:57pm

Fantasy football draft advice on Carlos Hyde DeVante Parker Melvin Gordon

A glance at who to target and avoid in your fantasy football draft.     Hyde Has Choke Hold on SF Backfield  Early in the preseason there was talk of Carlos Hyde having to work for the starting job in San Francisco, but now three weeks into the preseason it appears that is not...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 6:21pm

Yahoo or ESPN Fantasy football league? Best site platform to host?

Yahoo has a stranglehold on fantasy football when it comes to the web site most people trust to host their league. ESPN is a distant second, followed by NFL.com and CBS. So, which platform is the best? That’s a matter of preference. Here are some pros and cons for all of the main sites....

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 5:05pm

Fantasy baseball: Cut Miguel Cabrera, Julio Teheran

Last week, we took a look at some of the most widely added players across the major fantasy platforms. As we enter the stretch run, however, it may be even more important to know when to cut the cord on a struggling player – and when to hold tight. If you do decide to part ways with any of...

Monday, August 28, 2017 - 6:33pm

Fantasy football targets, avoids: Kenny Britt, Rob Kelley, Christian McCaffrey

A glance at who to take and not take in your fantasy football draft. Britt Won't Be a Bust on the Browns It seems like Kenny Britt has been playing in the league forever, but he's still only 28. He's coming off a surprising season in which he set career highs in targets,...

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 5:58pm

DraftKings, FanDuel - daily fantasy sports regroup after merger fail

A merger between DraftKings and FanDuel, the two biggest daily fantasy sports companies in the United States, was thought to be a slam dunk deal earlier this year. In June, however, the Federal Trade Commission put an abrupt halt on the potential merger – citing antitrust concerns. If the two...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 6:10pm

Fantasy baseball: Hold Aaron Judge, Alex Wood

Every season gives us plenty of fantasy breakouts and busts. This week and next, we’ll take a closer look at players who have surprised or disappointed fantasy owners, and determine their outlooks for the remainder of 2017. Today, our focus is on the guys who have exceeded expectations....

Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 6:15pm

Fantasy baseball: Yoan Moncada, Amed Rosario future superstars

With the Brewers promoting top prospects Lewis Brinson and Josh Hader this weekend, fantasy owners may be wondering who’s next – and whether they’re worth a roster spot. Here are some names to keep an eye on in the coming weeks. Obviously, in any competitive dynasty league, these...

Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 5:37pm

Fantasy baseball: Some advice if your team is struggling

With nearly a third of the season in the books, many fantasy owners are feeling the pressure of falling behind in the standings. Are you one of them? Here are some tips to help you catch up to the rest of the pack.   Remember: Context is Everything It isn’t always easy to tell where...

Monday, May 29, 2017 - 12:49pm

Fantasy baseball: Jose Bautista, Jose Quintana advice

Hard as it may be to believe, we’re roughly one-quarter of the way through the season. All the major fantasy platforms have tools which allow you to see how players have performed more recently. While you should be cautious about using arbitrary end points and cutting already-small samples...

Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 3:52pm

Fantasy baseball: Add Yonder Alonso, drop Steven Souza

As we move deeper into the season, it can be instructive to check out transaction trends across all leagues. Today, we’ll look at a pair of hitters and pitchers on both sides of the equation. Should you follow the wisdom of the crowds, or go against the grain? Let’s find out.  ...

Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 4:42pm

Fantasy baseball: Tips to win your league in the 2017 MLB season

Happy Opening Day! All leagues have held their drafts, and now it’s finally time to play the games. Here are some tips to help you start the season on the right track.Forget draft costs.The second you’ve won the rights to a player, it no longer matters what you paid for him (barring keeper and...

Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 3:22pm

Fantasy baseball: Add Greg Bird, Marcus Semien, Aaron Nola

Our long national nightmare is nearly over. No, not that one…here we’re referring to the lack of baseball. Opening Day is right around the corner, and not a moment too soon.After last week’s look at the busts, let’s end draft season on a happy note with the 2017 All-Bargain team.Catcher: Brian...

Monday, March 27, 2017 - 2:29am

DraftKings, FanDuel, daily fantasy sports ready for second boom period

The daily fantasy sports industry in the United States is prepared to take a second step forward after taking a giant step backwards a year and a half ago.Just prior to the start of the 2015 NFL season, it seemed every other commercial on ESPN featured DraftKings telling you that you could win "a...

Monday, March 20, 2017 - 7:30pm

Fantasy baseball: The 2017 all-bust squad (Evan Gattis, Jake Arrieta)

Less than two weeks stand between us and Opening Day, and many of us have drafted at least once. For those who haven’t — and those whose trigger fingers are already itching for trades — here are my selections for the 2017 All-Bust team. We’ll look at the best bargains next week.Catcher: Evan Gattis...

Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 2:43pm