ADP Report: Early Spring Update

ADP REPORT: EARLY SPRING UPDATE

This post updates the ADP trends generated by the NFBC drafts, with a focus on late January and early February. It's important to compare...

NFBC Draft and Hold: 50-Round DC Express

NFBC DRAFT AND HOLD: 50-ROUND DC EXPRESS

I think it's important to be transparent, so here are all 50 of my picks from Sunday's NFBC Draft Champions Express : 1.3 Ronald Acuna...

 
 
 
Aggregate Rankings - Part 1

AGGREGATE RANKINGS - PART 1

My plan this year was to create my cheat sheet by aggregating the best algorithmic projections with the best market-based ones. The...

NFBC Online Championship: Every Pick & Every Pickup

NFBC ONLINE CHAMPIONSHIP: EVERY PICK & EVERY PICKUP

A couple weeks ago, I took a look back at my TGFBI team . I wanted to do the same with my 2018 NFBC Online Championship team, which...

 
 
 
F-Strike% Leaders and Trailers

F-STRIKE% LEADERS AND TRAILERS

When Clay Link co-hosted the RotoWire MLB Podcast with me last Thursday, he mentioned that he uses First-Pitch Strike Rate as a helpful...

Never Say Never - Mixed LABR draft

NEVER SAY NEVER - MIXED LABR DRAFT

I drafted in the Mixed LABR draft online on Tuesday night, selecting from the 8-spot in a 15-team league. Steve Gardner and the USA...

 
 
 
ADP Report: Early Trends

ADP REPORT: EARLY TRENDS

This post analyzes the ADP trends for the upcoming baseball season. In my opinion, the best data to use for this is generated by the...

Learning From Last Season - AL Tout

LEARNING FROM LAST SEASON - AL TOUT

Let's continue reviewing last year's teams to see if there are any global lessons to be learned, both positive and negative, and to...

 
 
 
Super Bowl 53 Observations

SUPER BOWL 53 OBSERVATIONS

I watched the condensed version of the game this morning, and I'm glad I didn't pull the all-nighter in real time. It actually was...

Super Bowl Preview

SUPER BOWL PREVIEW

Predictions are great, but I hate throwing out a set of scores and calling it a day. For those who have heard me on podcasts in the...

 
 
 
How To Make Guaranteed Money On The Super Bowl

HOW TO MAKE GUARANTEED MONEY ON THE SUPER BOWL

If you want to make guaranteed money on the Super Bowl, there's a way to do it. You'll need access to the FanDuel Sportsbook and any...

Winning TGFBI: Every Pick & Every Pickup

WINNING TGFBI: EVERY PICK & EVERY PICKUP

Earlier today, Brian Slack of BaseballHQ asked if I had posted a write-up about my TGFBI-winning team. I never really had the chance...

 
 
 
FSTA Draft - First 10 Rounds

FSTA DRAFT - FIRST 10 ROUNDS

We started the FSTA Experts draft Tuesday, broadcasting the first 10 rounds on SiriusXM Fantasy at the FSTA conference in Tampa. It's...

Learning From Last Season - NL LABR

LEARNING FROM LAST SEASON - NL LABR

We learn more from our failures than our victories, but in the fantasy sports industry we write more about our victories. It's fun...

 
 
 
Championship Game Observations

CHAMPIONSHIP GAME OBSERVATIONS

It's an odd feeling waking up, knowing only one of the Super Bowl teams when the entire world knows what happened in the second game....

Replacements - Following Up

REPLACEMENTS - FOLLOWING UP

In our last post , we discussed the problem of placing a value or ranking on a pitcher like Clayton Kershaw, someone nominally expected...

 
 
 
Divisional Round Observations

DIVISIONAL ROUND OBSERVATIONS

The divisional round of the NFL playoffs is often the best of the year. That was not the case this past weekend. Only two of the games...

Wild Card Round Observations

WILD CARD ROUND OBSERVATIONS

I went 0-3-1 ATS and had to tear up my 18:1 ticket on the Ravens to win the AFC, so I didn't especially enjoy Wild Card weekend. What's...

 
 
 
Hey, We're the Replacements

HEY, WE'RE THE REPLACEMENTS

No, not these Replacements. Nor these Replacements : And definitely not these Replacements . On our SiriusXM show today, Chris Liss...

Week 17 Observations

WEEK 17 OBSERVATIONS

I enjoyed Week 17 with the exception of a few terrible penalty calls and the endless reviews during the Browns' final drive. I understand...

 
 
 



'We can beat anyone in this competition' - Hudson-Odoi backs Chelsea for...

'We can beat anyone in this competition' - Hudson-Odoi backs Chelsea for Europa League

The teenager hoped he made an impact with his goal in the 3-0 win over Malmo and thinks the club are among the strongest in the competition Read more ...

Arizona ends 7-game losing streak with 76-51 win over Cal

Arizona ends 7-game losing streak with 76-51 win over Cal

Ryan Luther scored 19 points and Arizona ended its longest losing streak in 36 years with a 76-51 victory over California Read more ...

McIlroy opens with 63 has Woods struggles in Mexico debut

McIlroy opens with 63 has Woods struggles in Mexico debut

McIlroy soars to a 63 for a 1-shot lead over Johnson in Mexico, as Woods gets off to rough start Read more ...

Hachimura leads No. 2 Gonzaga over Pepperdine 92-64

Hachimura leads No. 2 Gonzaga over Pepperdine 92-64

Rui Hachimura scored 23 points as No. 2 Gonzaga beat Pepperdine 92-64 on Thursday, keeping the door open to a possible No. 1 ranking next week Read more ...

Duke's Zion Williamson day to day with mild knee sprain

Duke's Zion Williamson day to day with mild knee sprain

No. 1 Duke says freshman star Zion Williamson is day to day with a mild right knee sprain Read more ...

Graves lifts Sacramento State past Weber State 78-76

Graves lifts Sacramento State past Weber State 78-76

Marcus Graves had 24 points and Ethan Esposito made two free throws with one second left as Sacramento State narrowly beat Weber State 78-76 on Thursday night. Joshua Patton... Read more ...

Alex Ovechkin scores 650th career goal as Capitals down Maple Leafs

Alex Ovechkin scores 650th career goal as Capitals down Maple Leafs

TORONTO - Alex Ovechkin scored the 650th goal of his career and Braden Holtby made 40 saves as the Washington Capitals defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Thursday... Read more ...

Kucherov fastest to 100 since Lemieux, Lightning beat Sabres

Kucherov fastest to 100 since Lemieux, Lightning beat Sabres

Nikita Kucherov and Steven Stamkos scored in the shootout to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning over the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 Read more ...

Washington Capitals acquire forward Carl Hagelin from Kings

Washington Capitals acquire forward Carl Hagelin from Kings

The Kings will retain 50 per cent of Hagelin's remaining salary this season, according to a person familiar with the terms of the deal, and will receive a 2019 third-round pick... Read more ...

Syracuse legend Jim Boeheim hits, kills man with his car

Syracuse legend Jim Boeheim hits, kills man with his car

Syracuse coaching legend Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man with his car on Wednesday around midnight, according to a Syracuse.com report. A man in his 30s got out of his car... Read more ...