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Randy Foye and Nick Young Helping Guard Needy Fantasy Basketball Teams

February 5th, 2013
Has your team been lacking a scoring punch, particularly in a guard position? There are a couple of guards that have been lighting up the scoreboard as of late. Utah Jazz combo guard Randy Foye has been stepping up over the past 12 games. Over that stretch he is averaging 15.8 points. He ...

Fantasy Basketball: Should You Dump David West?

March 20th, 2012
David West is easily one of the biggest fantasy disappointments this season. He has scored 17.1 PPG or more since the 2005-06 season, and he has scored 18.9 PPG or more since the 2007-08 season.This year he is scoring just over 12.0 PPG.  To make matters worse, his rebounding is ...

NBA Fantasy Basketball Box Score Breakouts from February 13th

February 14th, 2011
Here’s a look at some fantasy basketball players that blew up the box score last night:Glen Davis, Boston CelticsBig Baby scored 16 points (6-11 FG, 4-4 FT) with four rebounds, two assists and two steals. He hasn’t been as effective since Kendrick Perkins returned.Josh Howard, Washington WizardsHoward scored 16 points ...

NBA: Fantasy Basketball Box Score Breakouts From February 8th

February 9th, 2011
Here is a look at some fantasy basketball players that blew up the box score last night.Ike Diogu, Los Angeles ClippersDiogu scored 18 points (7-10 FG, 4-5 FT) with five rebounds. He has been in double-figures in two of his past three games, but I would still leave him on ...

NBA: Fantasy Basketball Box Score Breakouts From February 7th

February 8th, 2011
Here’s a look at some fantasy basketball players that blew up the box score last night:Shaun Livingston & Gerald Henderson, Charlotte BobcatsLivingston scored 18 points (7-10 FG, 4-6 FT) with four rebounds, three assists, a steal and, a block. He was in double-digits for a second straight game. If he ...

Fantasy View: Slam Dunk Champs J-Rich & Vince Carter Swap Teams in NBA Trade

December 18th, 2010
The Suns dealt Jason Richardson, Hedo Turkoglu, and Earl Clark to the Magic in exchange for Vince Carter, Marcin Gortat, and Mickael Pietrus, along with a first-round pick in a trade that involves two former NBA Slam Dunk champions.From a fantasy perspective the big winners are Vince Carter and Marcin ...

Fantasy Basketball Box Score Breakouts: Carlos Delfino Loves the Long Ball

October 31st, 2010
Here’s a look at some fantasy basketball players that blew up the box score last night.   Omri Casspi, Sacramento Kings Casspi had 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting. He had just 17 total points in his first two games, but the 42 minutes he played were encouraging.   Daniel Gibson, Cleveland Cavaliers Gibson had 20 points ...

NBA: 2010 Fantasy Basketball Value Options for Blocks

October 15th, 2010
Just because you can’t secure Dwight Howard, it doesn’t mean that your a lost cause in the blocks category. Here are some value players to help you win that category. Brendan Haywood, Dallas MavericksHaywood had 158 blocks in 77 games last year after missing all but six games in 2008-09. His ...

2010 NBA Fantasy Basketball: Channing Frye, Other Three-Point Options

October 14th, 2010
Just because you don't get Aaron Brooks, Danilo Gallinari, or Rashard Lewis, it doesn’t mean you have to punt the three-pointer category. Here are some value picks that can help you win the category. Channing Frye, PF/C, Phoenix SunsFrye made a ridiculous 172 three-pointers, seemingly out of nowhere. He’s not much of a ...

Fantasy Hoops Roundtable: Fallout From LeBron Taking His Talents to South Beach

October 12th, 2010
We are bringing back the fantasy basketball roundtable. I am hosting the discussion. This week’s question is:How will LeBron’s taking his talents to South Beach affect his fantasy production?   Ryan Lester from LestersLegends.com When LeBron James decided to join forces with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, I cringed a bit. ...