Daily Fantasy Basketball 2015: DraftKings NBA Optimal Picks for December 18

December 18th, 2015 by Andrew Gould Leave a reply »

As the 2015-16 NBA season passes its infancy stage, familiar foes will clash during Friday's 12-game slate.

Remembering last season's epic first-round playoff showdown, hoops fans will circle the San Antonio Spurs and Los Angeles Clippers as the evening's must-watch matchup. Daily fantasy players, however, should focus their attention elsewhere, as the Spurs lead the league in defensive rating while widely distributing their playing time.

A more recent matchup poised for a different outcome will derive more value on Friday night. Before rushing off to see that highly anticipated movie (Sisters looks hilarious!), here are some picks to help awaken your DraftKings bankroll.


Jrue Holiday, PG, New Orleans Pelicans ($5,100)

The New Orleans Pelicans and Phoenix Suns don't carry much marquee luster, but it's a great DFS game. Both sides operate at top-10 paces and own bottom-12 defenses, opening the window for a scoring bonanza.

Brandon Knight and Eric Bledsoe make fine top-tier guard plays, but Jrue Holiday offers a mid-level bargain for thrifty shoppers. Due to h ...

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