Boxscore Breakdown Day 2: MCW is A-OK

On a day where all teams were in action bar the Bulls and Clippers, we were bound to have plenty of juicy fantasy information to go through and the NBA didn’t disappoint. In addition to the features of this column that debuted yesterday, I will also be including a “Stinker” nomination. This doesn’t go to the player with the worst Continue Reading →

Boxscore Breakdown Day 1: Opening Night Jitters? Nah, It’s All Good

Welcome to the first edition of the Boxscore Breakdown for the 2013-14 NBA season. In these articles, I’ll go through the games of the previous day and analyse them with a fantasy slant, discuss key happenings, look at waiver wire guys who excelled and award the highly coveted accolade “The Best Player Ever, Tonight”. Tuesday 29th October 2013 The Best Continue Reading →

Week One Schedule – Who Gets Bumped Up or Down?

It’s finally here, less than 24 hours until the games finally start. 24 hours until all your hard work preparing for the draft and hours pouring over spreadsheets and doing mock drafts come undone when Byron Mullens goes off for 25/10 with 7 threes and LeBron suffers a season ending detached retina caused by rubbing stray chalk from his eyes. Continue Reading →

Marcin Gortat To The Wizards – What Does It Mean?

Well, here it is, the first trade of significance of the NBA season. What does it mean for the league and teams involved from a fantasy perspective? Before we go into the breakdown, here’s a reminder on what actually happened during the trade, as reported by ESPN’s Jeff Goodman. Washington Wizards Receive Marcin Gortat, C Shannon Brown, SG Malcolm Lee, Continue Reading →

2013-14 NBA Western Conference Preview Part Three – Busts, Sleepers and Super-Sleepers

I’m down to the final five teams of the Western Conference. I haven’t written this many words in the last ten years combined, but it’s been fun. Part One Part Two Before we get into the good stuff, a few explanations of what will follow. I will base my thoughts on standard 9 category leagues, 10 teams, 13 players per Continue Reading →

2013-14 NBA Western Conference Preview Part Two – Busts, Sleepers and Super-Sleepers

We’re a third of the way through the Western Conference now, on the home straight. Click here to find part one. Before we get into the good stuff, a few explanations of what will follow. I will base my thoughts on standard 9 category leagues, 10 teams, 13 players per team. For each team I will offer up a bust, a sleeper and Continue Reading →

2013-14 NBA Western Conference Preview Part One – Busts, Sleepers and Super-Sleepers

Now that the Eastern Conference is in the rear view mirror, it’s time to move onto the West. Generally considered to be the stronger conference, but does that matter for fantasy. Slightly, in that there will be less resting of players toward the end of the season as the teams battle each other for playoff spots and seedings. Before we Continue Reading →

2013-14 NBA Eastern Conference Preview Part Five – Busts, Sleepers and Super-Sleepers

Onto the final part of the Eastern Conference season preview. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Before we get into the good stuff, a few explanations of what will follow. I will base my thoughts on standard 9 category leagues, 10 teams, 13 players per team. For each team I will offer up a bust, a sleeper and a super-sleeper (I know that Continue Reading →

2013-14 NBA Eastern Conference Preview Part Four – Busts, Sleepers and Super-Sleepers

Onto the fourth part of my season preview. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Before we get into the good stuff, a few explanations of what will follow. I will base my thoughts on standard 9 category leagues, 10 teams, 13 players per team. For each team I will offer up a bust, a sleeper and a super-sleeper (I know that must have been hard Continue Reading →

2013-14 NBA Eastern Conference Preview Part Three – Busts, Sleepers and Super-Sleepers

Onto the third part of my season preview. Part 1 Part 2 Before we get into the good stuff, a few explanations of what will follow. I will base my thoughts on standard 9 category leagues, 10 teams, 13 players per team. For each team I will offer up a bust, a sleeper and a super-sleeper (I know that must have been hard to determine Continue Reading →