FanDuel Winning Strategy – Essential Tips for New Users

Being a new daily fantasy sports player can be a little overwhelming. While the game is simple to get into, there are countless lessons to be learned through experience, both by winning and losing. This article will explore a few of the lessons that I’ve learned playing daily fantasy on FanDuel over the last two ...

Dwight Howard to the Houston Rockets: The Decision (Who Cares)

Dwight Howard to the Houston Rockets: The Decision (Who Cares)
“I’ve decided to become a member of the Houston Rockets. I feel its the best place for me and I am excited.” –Dwight Howard, Twitter At one point, I think it was during the 2009 finals between the Orlando Magic and L.A. Lakers, a few of us had strayed from watching the game in favor ...

2013 NBA Draft Fashion: The Future is Wow

2013 NBA Draft Fashion: The Future is Wow
Last night’s draft was exactly what we thought it would be; complete and utter bedlam with no clear shoo-in for the number one spot or beyond. It was a fun night, with the fashion reflecting the sense of freneticism that accompanied the evening itself. Draft night is in many ways a future NBA player’s first ...

The $200,000 2013 DFBBC in Vegas: Recapping a Classic FanDuel Weekend 1

The $200,000 2013 DFBBC in Vegas: Recapping a Classic FanDuel Weekend
Anyone who’s played fantasy basketball on FanDuel this season has likely known about the DFBBC. The 2013 Daily Fantasy Basketball Championship a $200,000 event with a 15 person final. With a $125,000 prize pool to be shared amongst these finalists and a $50,000 grand prize, this was a pretty sweet deal. What made it even ...

FanDuel Hindsight Report 3/4: Great Games, Subpar Stat Lines

FanDuel Hindsight Report 3/4: Great Games, Subpar Stat Lines
Enjoy your Sunday? If you spent it watching basketball games, you must have. The Heat/Knicks, Pacers/Bulls, Thunders/Clippers, and Hawks/Lakers games all came down to the wire in playoff-like atmospheres. If you didn’t keep up with the league yesterday, here’s some of what you missed: Kobe Bryant was in vintage form last night. He took full control of ...

FanDuel Hindsight Report 3/1: The Joakim Noah Show

FanDuel Hindsight Report 3/1: The Joakim Noah Show
Sorry for missing you all yesterday. The column naturally would have showcased Steph Curry’s monster night (54 points against the Knicks at the Garden). But Steph’s old news now, isn’t he? Joakim Noah’s the talk of the town now. Did you see his stat line last night? And more importantly, did you see it in ...

FanDuel Hindsight Report 2/27: Heat and Kings Cash In 2

FanDuel Hindsight Report 2/27: Heat and Kings Cash In
How much would you pay for LeBron James ($9,900) if you knew that the final score of his game would be a 141-129 double OT win? $14,000? $15,000? He would have been a fine buy at that price last night, and just about everyone who spent time on the floor in that game produced some ...

FanDuel Hindsight Report 2/26: Al Horford Owns the Night

FanDuel Hindsight Report 2/26: Al Horford Owns the Night
There were four NBA games last night and three of them were high scoring affairs, with each team putting up over 100 points. You know what that means – lots of big point totals! But did they come from the players that fantasy GMs expected? In some cases, absolutely. In others, not so much. The ...

FanDuel Hindsight Report 2/25: Gortat’s Awakening

FanDuel Hindsight Report 2/25: Gortat's Awakening
A lot can change in the NBA in a week’s time, especially after an All-Star break that gives players the chance to rest and reflect. This past week, we’ve seen the following developments: Kobe Bryant has gone back from assist-maker to scorer, having put up 40 and 38 points in his last two games – ...

FanDuel Hindsight Report 2/21: Studs, Busts, and Harden

FanDuel Hindsight Report 2/21: Studs, Busts, and Harden
Hello again. Was James Harden in your lineup last night? If you were fortunate enough to have drafted him, chances are you’re smiling today. After two lackluster performances against the Thunder, it’s safe to say that many of us were expecting a third – but Beard erupted for a career-high 46 points in a huge ...