If They Were Starters: Unleash Kosta!

Kosta Koufos

In fantasy leagues, we all know about the studs, Steph Curry, Anthony Davis, LeBron James, James Harden. They’re owned in all leagues, but that’s not necessarily where you win a championship. It’s about making adjustments, grabbing players who are set to produce when their opportunity arises. So, I thought it would be a good idea to have a look at Continue Reading →

Ep. 129: It’s All A Bit Easy For Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis

In episode 129 of the Red Rock Fantasy Basketball Podcast, if it’s not Steph Curry, it’s Anthony Davis lighting up the box score. Matt Smith joins me and we start things out with a question about our favourite players, then get straight into talking about big nights from Davis, Markieff Morris, Alex Len, Timofey Mozgov, Darrell Arthur, Kosta Koufos, and Bojan Continue Reading →

Fantasy Basketball Podcast Episode 102: Memphis Grizzlies Preview

Mike Conley

In episode 102 of the Red Rock Fantasy Basketball Podcast, myself and Matt Smith (@SmanSports) delve into the Memphis Grizzlies’ fantasy prospects, as well as talk about the Kevin Durant injury. Matt and I talk about the limited fantasy options on the Grizzlies, including sleepers Marc Gasol and Mike Conley, and one of the biggest busts of the season, according to me anyway, Zach Continue Reading →

The Peek Ahead – January 12th 2014

GAMES ON SUNDAY 12TH JANUARY 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 Isaiah Thomas, PG, Sacramento Kings Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 73: Ty The Creator

THURSDAY 9TH JANUARY 2014 THE BEST PLAYER EVER, TONIGHT Ty Lawson, PG, Denver Nuggets: 16 points (6/15 FG, 2/2 FT), 2 threes, 7 rebounds, 14 assists, 3 steals, 0 blocks, 1 turnover Lawson was primed for a big night and he didn’t disappoint. He has, however, been a bit of disappointment this season, although he is trending up at the Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 70: Where Is The Love? It’s In Minnesota

MONDAY 6TH JANUARY 2014 THE BEST PLAYER EVER, TONIGHT Kevin Love, PF, Minnesota Timberwolves: 26 points (7/12 FG, 8/10 FT), 4 threes, 7 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals, 1 block, 1 turnover In a short day for the NBA, Love takes out the line of the night, and he did it in only 29 minutes. His rebound numbers were a Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 39: Durantula

Everyone’s attention today was drawn to the fact that Kobe Bryant will be returning on Sunday against the Raptors, but aside from that, there were 10 games on to digest today. Friday 6TH DECEMBER 2013 THE BEST PLAYER EVER, TONIGHT Kevin Durant, SF, Oklahoma City Thunder: 29 points (11/17 FG, 5/5 FT), 2 threes, 8 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals, Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 37: Aldridge Was Amazing

Thankfully there were no broken hands to report from today’s games, given the recent epidemic. We even had Kyle Korver return from his injury, so it was a net positive in terms of injury news. There was supposed to be seven games, but with the Spurs and Timberwolves game postponed due to smoke from a fire in a generator in Mexico Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 35: Boy, Oh Boy George

Even though it was a short night, he triple overtime match between New Orleans and Chicago almost made up for the lack of games. In terms of injury news, it was revealed Paul Pierce will miss two to four weeks with a fractured hand and Nikola Vucevic sprained his ankle during the game against the Wizards. His MRI came back negative but Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 32: Happy Holidays

NBA is back! And so was James Harden, Eric Bledsoe, Spencer Hawes, Enes Kanter and Brook Lopez. Unfortunately we were without Chris Paul, Jameer Nelson, Kyle Korver, Nene, Tony Parker, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Tobias Harris, Caron Butler, Deron Williams, Kevin Garnett and Jeremy Lin. We also lost Jose Calderon to an ankle injury, of which there is no word on severity yet. And Ersan Ilyasova played only 12 minutes due Continue Reading →