Phils Fantasy Sports
(Maximum Sports Channels – Phil Naessens
) There are 14 NBA
games on the Main Slate at FanDuel
tonight. That’s a bunch of games and even more opportunities than usual. We have work to do tonight so let’s get after it. I need to remind you this column is written in the morning. Things change fast in the NBA so you need to be certain whoever you have selected is actually playing that night.
|San Antonio @ Orlando
||San Antonio -10.5
|Indiana @ Cleveland
|Philadelphia @ Boston
|Charlotte @ Toronto
|Milwaukee @ Brooklyn
|Dallas @ Detroit
|New Orleans @ Memphis
|Miami @ Houston
|Minnesota @ Denver
|Portland @ Utah
|Los Angeles Lakers @ Phoenix
|New York @ Oklahoma City
||Oklahoma City -7.5
|Atlanta Hawks @ LA Clippers
||LA Clippers -3
|Sacramento @ Golden State
||Golden State -16
Cleveland Cavaliers PG Kyrie Irving ($8400) has a very good opportunity tonight against an Indiana Pacers defense who over their past five games has allowed point guards to average 51.1 FanDuel points per game and 43.9 FanDuel points this season. This season at home Irving has been spectacular averaging 24.1 points, 3.2 rebounds, 6.7 assists and a steal and a half per game with a home Usage Rate of 28.3 percent.
Value plays tonight under $6000 bucks include; Derrick Rose ($6000) and D’Angelo Russell ($5900).
Golden State Warriors SG Klay Thompson ($6900) has a terrific opportunity tonight against a Sacramento Kings defense allowing shooting guards to average 44.6 FanDuel points a game over their past five and just 37.7 FanDuel points for the season. This season Thompson is averaging 22.9 points, 3.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists and nearly a steal a night with a home Usage Rate of 25 percent.
Value plays tonight under $6000 bucks include; Kentavious Caldwell-Pope ($4900) and Nick Young ($4600)
New York Knicks SF Carmelo Anthony ($8200) has a terrific opportunity tonight on the road against an Oklahoma City Thunder defense allowing small forwards to average 41.4 FanDuel points per game over the past five games and 37.5 FanDuel points per game this season. In 26 road games this season Anthony is averaging 22 points, 4.8 rebounds and 3 assists with a road Usage Rate of 30.2 percent.
Value plays tonight under $6000 bucks include Andre Roberson ($4300) and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist ($5500).
San Antonio Spurs PF LaMarcus Aldridge ($7300) has a good opportunity tonight on the road against a Orlando Magic defense allowing power forwards to average 50.9 FanDuel points a game over the past five and 40.7 FanDuel points per game this season. In 29 road games this season Aldridge is averaging 17 points, 8.2 rebounds and 2.1 assists plus a block and nearly a steal with a road Usage Rate of 25.1 percent.
Value picks under $6000 tonight include; Dirk Nowitzki ($5800) and Julius Randle ($5700).
Boston Celtics C Al Horford ($6800) has a great opportunity tonight at home against a Philadelphia 76ers defense allowing centers to average 59.2 FanDuel points per game over the past five games and 51.6 FanDuel points per game this season. In 21 home games this season Horford is averaging 15.5 points, 7.1 rebounds and 5.4 assists with 1.5 blocks and a home Usage Rate of 21.5 percent.
Value plays tonight under $6000 bucks include; Tyson Chandler ($5200) and Clint Capela ($5200).
Good luck at FanDuel tonight!!