I had profitable Week 8 when all was all said and done. I managed to win 63 percent of my cash games on DraftKings, despite getting only about seven points from Le’Veon Bell. My DK lineup managed 155 points.
I thought this was going to be the week I won a GPP. As you’ll see below, Week 8 was my best week by far, and I think I may be finally getting the hang of this whole DFS thing. I’m excited to present my results. Let’s dive in.
Welcome to Week 8. I’m pleased to say that after starting the season taking losses in weeks 1-4, I’ve had good success the past three weeks to get back to break even. I think next year I might significantly lower how much I play in the first four
After an unanticipated bye last week, the weekly machine learning projections are back! The model is really kicking in, as R-squared values are now expected above 0.3 as the data becomes more plentiful. Every team now has at least six games under their belt, which is optimal for predicting fantasy
Each week this season, a group of RotoViz writers will offer their DraftKings Play of the Week. We’re tracking the value of our recommendations, using a DraftKings Millionaire Maker lineup metric, but we think these picks will also be valuable for seasonal leagues as well. For all the details about the
Week 7 was very high scoring because a lot of the chalk players had great games. Todd Gurley, Philip Rivers, Ladarius Green, and Lamar Miller all had respectable games. If you rostered Miller and Gurley, there’s a strong chance you did very well in your cash games. I can’t really complain that I won $607
Ladies and gentlemen, we are in the black! This was a great week for me on my DFS venture, and it had the potential to be a monster week with some better decision making. Let’s talk about the week that was on FanDuel.
Now that you’re up to speed on the basics of NBA DFS, as well as what positions are important for success, it is finally time for us to talk about lineup construction. I think that for many fantasy players, especially beginners, constructing a quality lineup looks a lot easier than
After a week off from writing the column, I’m back like cooked crack and ready to dish out the goods (daily fantasy picks). Week 6 was hectic for me at my real job, and I’m more motivated than ever to win the milly this week and retire. This week, I’m going
Now that you know the basics to playing NBA DFS, let’s delve a little deeper. After all, that’s what we do here at RotoViz. Today I’d like to discuss the different NBA positions, and give some insight as to which ones you should pay up for, where you should look