NFFC Beat Chris Liss 1

NFFC BEAT CHRIS LISS 1

Tonight was the first “Beat Chris Liss” draft, a 12-team NFFC Online Championship with the standard rules: 1-QB, 2-RB, 3-WR, 1-FLX,...

Draft Prep Trivia

DRAFT PREP TRIVIA

I'm experimenting with using trivia as a draft prep tool. Here are some quizzes below. Feedback is appreciated. (Will add some more...

 
 
 
Legalized Sports Gambling in the US - My Bet

LEGALIZED SPORTS GAMBLING IN THE US - MY BET

Two weeks ago, I was in Minneapolis for the Fantasy Sports Trade Association conference, and a big topic on the agenda was the recent...

30 players, 30 teams, 30 days - Reds

30 PLAYERS, 30 TEAMS, 30 DAYS - REDS

The Reds have a Billy Hamilton problem. They have many, many problems, actually, but this one is more of a conundrum than a problem....

 
 
 
My FSTA Draft

MY FSTA DRAFT

The FSTA draft took place Tuesday afternoon in Minneapolis. It's a 14-team, full PPR, 1-QB, 2-RB, 3-WR, 1-FLX, 1-TE, 1-K and 1-D. I...

Players to Watch at the College World Series

PLAYERS TO WATCH AT THE COLLEGE WORLD SERIES

With the MLB Draft complete, many high school and collegiate players are off to play professional baseball for the first time. However,...

 
 
 
30 players, 30 teams, 30 days - Nationals

30 PLAYERS, 30 TEAMS, 30 DAYS - NATIONALS

For a team that has a lot of fantasy-worthy players, I'm missing out on a lot Nats. Bryce Harper didn't make it on to any of my teams,...

30 players, 30 teams, 30 days - Angels

30 PLAYERS, 30 TEAMS, 30 DAYS - ANGELS

In a never quite fulfilled quest to write more often, I've been turning to blogging more regularly, but it still hasn't been enough....

 
 
 
RotoWire World Cup Calcutta Recap

ROTOWIRE WORLD CUP CALCUTTA RECAP

The Format If you are unfamiliar with a Calcutta, it is essentially an auction in which players bid on teams and get paid out a percentage...

The I Test: Columbus Clippers vs. Buffalo Bisons, June 11, 2018

THE I TEST: COLUMBUS CLIPPERS VS. BUFFALO BISONS, JUNE 11, 2018

I recently had a three-day weekend at my disposal. Naturally, I used this as an opportunity to catch a minor-league ballgame. I'm currently...

 
 
 
RotoWire Baseball Championship - 6th Qualifier

ROTOWIRE BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP - 6TH QUALIFIER

We're just about to go over the finish line for the final qualifying round of the six-round RotoWire/Fanduel Baseball Championship. The...

A Bandwagon Well Worth the Ride

A BANDWAGON WELL WORTH THE RIDE

The date was October 1, 2017. As a senior hockey writer for RotoWire, I had been eager to start penning post-game wrap notes for the...

 
 
 
Valuing Parlays vs. ATS Bets

VALUING PARLAYS VS. ATS BETS

Now that sports betting is about to be legal in various states, it's worth going over some basic parameters in that space. I wrote...

Banish all Doubt - ovi8 gets his Stanley Cup

BANISH ALL DOUBT - OVI8 GETS HIS STANLEY CUP

“If you didn't feel something watching Ovechkin celebrate, I'm not sure sports are for you.” Amen. That was one of my favorite tweets. 11-time...

 
 
 
NHL Caps on the Brink of History

NHL CAPS ON THE BRINK OF HISTORY

Hero to goat. Marc-Andre Fleury used to be a Conn Smythe shoe-in. Now, he's the reason the Knights are one loss from their season ending....

RotoWire Baseball Championship - 5th Qualifier

ROTOWIRE BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP - 5TH QUALIFIER

It's the stretch run Wednesday night of the RotoWire/Fanduel Baseball Championship. The contest includes six qualifying rounds, and...

 
 
 
Best of Five for Lord Stanley

BEST OF FIVE FOR LORD STANLEY

Are the Caps screwed if Evgeny Kuznetsov's wrist is as broken as it looks? Let me rephrase that - HOW SCREWED are the Caps if that...

Ovechkin FINALLY heads off to the Stanley Cup Final

OVECHKIN FINALLY HEADS OFF TO THE STANLEY CUP FINAL

Braden Holtby saved his best for last. Game 6 was his first shutout of 2017-18. Game 7 was his second. 159:27 minutes of domination. Alexander...

 
 
 
Vegas NHL hospitality. to a point

VEGAS NHL HOSPITALITY. TO A POINT

Four, two-point games in his last six games. And nine multi-point games in his last 11. Never doubt Mark Scheifele's speed, size and...

ROTOWIRE BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP - 4TH QUALIFIER

Welcome to the fourth qualifying round of the RotoWire/Fanduel Baseball Championship! Congratulations to cocktails, who won the third...

 
 
 



Matuidi invites Pogba to return to Juventus after World Cup win

Matuidi invites Pogba to return to Juventus after World Cup win

The Manchester United midfielder would be welcomed back to Turin by an international colleague currently turning out for the Serie A champions Read more ...

Neymar, Sampaoli's Argentina & the biggest disappointments of World Cup 2018

Neymar, Sampaoli's Argentina & the biggest disappointments of World Cup 2018

The World Cup has been a huge success but, like every major tournament, it has had its negative moments. Here are the big let-downs of Russia 2018... Read more ...

Video: Football: Cristiano Ronaldo greets fans as he arrives for Juventus...

Video: Football: Cristiano Ronaldo greets fans as he arrives for Juventus medical

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Ronaldo's €100m Juventus move benefits all Serie A sides, says AC Milan...

Ronaldo's €100m Juventus move benefits all Serie A sides, says AC Milan legend Kaka

The former Brazil, Rossoneri and Real Madrid playmaker believes the Portuguese's arrival in Turin will offer a boost to Italian football as a whole Read more ...

Still have World Cup fever? Soccer's biggest teams come to the United States...

Still have World Cup fever? Soccer's biggest teams come to the United States in International Champions Cup

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Live from SEC media days: Five stories to follow

Live from SEC media days: Five stories to follow

ATLANTA - Good morning from SEC media days, the unofficial kickoff to college football's preseason. The four-day event begins later this morning with commissioner Greg Sankey's... Read more ...

British Open 2018: Tiger Woods plays Carnoustie, previews what's ahead for...

British Open 2018: Tiger Woods plays Carnoustie, previews what's ahead for the field

Tiger Woods made his way to the 2018 Open Championship on Sunday - by way of Wimbledon on Saturday - and played a baked-out, blazing-fast course that was already the toughest... Read more ...

Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo gets hooked up to machines for Juventus physical

Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo gets hooked up to machines for Juventus physical

Cristiano Ronaldo was in Turin, Italy on Monday, taking his physical with Serie A power Juventus. Read more ...

Joshua vs. Povetkin: Fight date, start time, card, channel

Joshua vs. Povetkin: Fight date, start time, card, channel

Everything you need to know about Anthony Joshua vs. Alexander Povetkin on Sept. 22 in London. Read more ...

'Why are you talking all this bullsh*t!' - Pogba's World Cup win sees Evra...

'Why are you talking all this bullsh*t!' - Pogba's World Cup win sees Evra hit back at critics

The Manchester United midfielder starred for France at Russia 2018, with his performances providing the perfect response to those questioning his game Read more ...