Ep. 413: His Name Is Jeff

In episode 413 of the Red Rock Fantasy Basketball Podcast, in association with Basketball Monster, and brought to you by Moneyball and Licence2ILLgauskas, Jeff Teague wins the Monstrous Line Of The Night in Atlanta’s failed comeback bid. Intro music is a song by Sex Karate, called Gender Queer while The Side Bets close out the show with Haven’t You Heard. The Everlost Continue Reading →

Most Added/Dropped: The Langston Galloway Hype Train Lurches Forward

Incessant churn of players on the bubble of rosters is the standard for fantasy basketball, so it is perhaps unsurprising that some of last week’s most added players appear on this week’s most dropped list. With that in mind, let me reiterate that understanding your team’s context is the key point when evaluating these moves. This is something that every Continue Reading →

Fantasy Basketball Podcast Episode 81: Denver Nuggets Preview

Kenneth Faried

In episode 81 of the Red Rock Fantasy Basketball Podcast, myself and Matt Smith (@SmanSports) of thefantasyhoopsinsider.com, delve into the Denver Nuggets’ fantasy prospects. Matt and I break down the incredible depth assembled in Denver as they look to bounce back from last season’s disappointment, including the outlook for Kenneth Faried, Ty Lawson, and Arron Afflalo, as well as the return from injury Continue Reading →

Fantasy Basketball Podcast Episode 25: He’s Gone Singular

J.J. Hickson

In episode 25 of the podcast, I give J.J. Hickson a new moniker and discuss the form of my favourite, Josh Smith. I also touch on one of my new favourite, Kyle O’Quinn, the poor showing from Roy Hibbert and how Terrence Jones is now a must-own again. Here is my FanDuel lineup for Wednesday PG – Chris Paul PG Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 118: Blame It On The Boogie

DeMarcus Cousins

SUNDAY 23RD FEBRUARY 2014 THE BEST PLAYER EVER, TONIGHT DeMarcus Cousins, PF/C, Sacramento Kings: 27 points (8-16 FG, 11-12 FT), 0 threes, 9 rebounds, 5 assists, 1 steal, 5 blocks, 4 turnovers It was doubtful that DeMarcus Cousins would play on Sunday after pulling up sore from Saturday’s game, but play he did. He looked fully fit and firing and Continue Reading →

The Peek Ahead – John Henson is primed to explode

John Henson

GAMES ON THURSDAY 20TH FEBRUARY Each day after looking back on the games of the day, I will spend a little time having a ‘peek ahead’ of what to look for in the coming day’s games. I will name one player from each position who is likely to exceed their usual production given their upcoming matchup. MATCHUPS TO EXPLOIT Mario Chalmers, PG, Miami Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 103: The One Where Brandon Jennings Hit Half His Shots

Brandon Jenings

SATURDAY 8TH FEBRUARY 2014 THE BEST PLAYER EVER, TONIGHT Brandon Jennings, PG, Detroit Pistons 35 points (11-22 FG, 7-7 FT), 6 threes, 1 rebound, 12 assists, 2 steals, 0 blocks, 2 turnovers Brandon Jennings has the ability to have nights like this, but he also is just as likely to turn in a stinker. That’s the peril of owning him Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 68: Thunder Up

SATURDAY 4TH JANUARY 2014 THE BEST PLAYER EVER, TONIGHT Kevin Durant, SF, Oklahoma City Thunder: 48 points (16/32 FG, 12/13 FT), 4 threes, 7 rebounds, 7 assists, 2 steals, 1 block, 3 turnover This was an absolute exhibition for Durant, scoring 23 points in the final quarter to lift the Thunder to victory. His performances are on another level and Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 64: Hollywood Knight

TUESDAY 31ST DECEMBER 2013 THE BEST PLAYER EVER, TONIGHT Brandon Knight, PG/SG, Milwaukee Bucks: 37 points (15/25 FG, 4/6 FT), 3 threes, 8 rebounds, 2 assists, 4 steals, 0 blocks, 2 turnovers Knight has definitely been a surprise packet this year, well exceeding his preseason expectations. His scoring and rebounding have been fantastic, although owners were probably hoping for more Continue Reading →