Deep Diving: Nuggets Mining Foye’s Gold

Randy Foye

The NBA season has kicked off and knowing lots of fantasy owners, you’ll all be eager to action your trigger fingers and make a grab at free agents on your waiver wire from the get-go. In these “Deep Diving” posts, which I’ll endeavour to have up daily, I’ll look at the best performances from players who are on the waiver wire in Continue Reading →

Ep. 119: Sprain All The Ankles

Al Jefferson

In episode 119 of the Red Rock Fantasy Basketball Podcast, I talk about the huge lines from guys like Al Jefferson, as well as the disheartening ankle sprains that befell Ricky Rubio and Marcus Smart. There were big games from Roy Hibbert, Randy Foye, Aaron Gordon, Dirk Nowitzki, and Mike Dunleavy, as well as a triple-double from Kyle Lowry and a Continue Reading →

Fantasy Basketball Rankings 2014-15: Head To Head — The Top 150

Taj Gibson

The weather is changing, and no matter where you are located on the planet, that only means one important thing — the NBA is getting closer to a return. As fantasy leagues begin to set draft dates, the months of September and October are key in preparing yourself as best you can before that critical day. Peruse these fantasy basketball Continue Reading →

Fantasy Basketball Keepers For 2014/15 Season — Northwest Division

Russell Westbrook

One of the more fun ways to play fantasy basketball leagues is in a dynasty or keeper league. In this series of articles, I’ll tell you which fantasy basketball keepers you should target. As a bit of background, a keeper league is a league that allows you to retain normally up to five players from the season before on your Continue Reading →

The Peek Ahead — Lots of Nuggets

Randy Foye

GAMES ON FRIDAY 7TH MARCH 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 Kemba Walker, PG, Charlotte Continue Reading →

The Peek Ahead — Wow? Flash? Let’s Just Go With Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade

GAMES ON THURSDAY 27TH 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 Randy Foye, PG/SG, Denver 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 →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 115: The Trade Deadline Is Tomorrow Right?

Stephen Curry

THURSDAY 20TH FEBRUARY 2014 THE BEST PLAYER EVER, TONIGHT Stephen Curry, PG/SG, Golden State Warriors: 25 points (8-15 FG, 4-4 FT), 5 threes, 2 rebounds, 6 assists, 2 steals, 0 blocks, 2 turnovers Stephen Curry didn’t excel in any one area on Thursday night, but just put up a really solid performance across all categories. Curry is the number five Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 107: A New Champ Has Ariza-en

Trevor Ariza

WEDNESDAY 12TH FEBRUARY 2014 THE BEST PLAYER EVER, TONIGHT Trevor Ariza, SG/SF, Washington Wizard: 32 points (11-20 FG, 0-0 FT), 10 threes, 11 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 steals, 1 block, 2 turnovers Ariza had himself a fantasy triple double – 32 points, 10 threes and 11 rebounds. It was an incredible performance, contributing in all categories, even getting a block. Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 100: That’s DeMarre

DeMarre Carroll

WEDNESDAY 5TH FEBRUARY 2014 THE BEST PLAYER EVER, TONIGHT DeMarre Carroll, SF, Atlanta Hawks: 22 points (8-12 FG, 0-0 FT), 4 threes, 7 rebounds, 4 assists, 3 steals, 0 blocks, 1 turnover Would anyone believe you if you told them DeMarre Carroll was the 18th ranked player in fantasy over the past month? I doubt it. But since Al Horford Continue Reading →