We have some breaking news that we'd like to share with you. In order to be successful in fantasy basketball, you must: ... know the players. Alert the news stations. It's not groundbreaking material, but it's the truth. Those that dominate and win their fantasy basketball leagues know the NBA inside and out, including each team and player. Just look at your upcoming fantasy draft. The smart fantasy ballers (or the ones that think they're smart) will have an educated guess as to whether Mike James
will be successful in Minnesota...if Mike Bibby
will be more productive under the Musselman administration... if Emeka Okafor
is good to go despite lingering injuries. We safely assume you don't play fantasy basketball to lose. Therefore, let's get it!
Fantasy Rookie Impact Report:
The 2006 NBA Draft brought us all sorts of Roys, Foyes and joys. They're so tempting to bring on your team. Young, excited... all the potential in the world. Which rookies are worth drafting and when?
Off-Season Coaching Moves:
It's a simple formula: New coach equal new style of play which equal changes in players' fantasy production. For example, will Eddy Curry be a go-to guy for Isiah Thomas in NY this season? Find out how certain players' fantasy value will be affected by a new head honcho in town.
2006-07 NBA Sleepers:
Every year, we all think we've got the sleeper pick. Most of the time we don't. But the allure of it is just too overwhelming to turn away. It's like taking candy away from a child. You would never do it, right? Find out which unexpected players might make a tremendous impact this upcoming season.
Fantasy basketball is all about minimizing risk and maximizing value. If you want to solve the first part of that equation, find out which players Rick Kamla believes pose too great of a risk to draft.