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Midseason Positional Tiers

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by RotoE on January 20, 2016

We’ve already reached the halfway point of the season, can you believe it? Now is a great time to take a step back and assess how players are performing, and RotoEvil’s Midseason Positional Tiers will help you do just that.

Dirk Nowitzki or Kristaps Porzingis? Deron Williams or Ish Smith? Taj Gibson or Jared Sullinger? These are just a few of the comparisons we’ll be looking at, as our midseason player commentary goes DEEP: nearly 250 players across six tiers! (Read More…)

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Team by Team Analysis + VIP Depth Charts

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by RotoE on November 20, 2015

Hey hoops fans! Most teams have played a dozen games now, so it’s a great time to create our VIP Depth Charts file and provide a Team by Team breakdown on what’s happening around the league.

Somehow Stephen Curry’s Warriors are dominating the NBA even more so than last season, and if Steph’s on your team and you’re NOT in 1st place, something went wrong with the rest of your draft. (Read More…)

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10 Rules for Trading (Ethics and Strategy)

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by RotoE on October 29, 2015

Now that the season is underway, it’s time for an article on TRADING!

Are you looking to make deals to improve your team? If so this is a must-read article, focusing on 10 Trading Rules to live by. (Read More…)

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Team Depth Charts for 2015-16

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by RotoE on October 25, 2015

Our Depth Charts have been updated to reflect recent roster cuts, as well as a couple of starting lineup changes. R.I.P. Flip Saunders :(
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Career Year Candidates

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by RotoE on October 24, 2015

Usually NBA players need several years of pro experience before they really start to blossom, which is why we often see guys have career years between the ages of 25 and 28 years old, or between their 4th and 8th seasons. Having that extra experience under your belt definitely helps, but you also need the right environment and opportunity to be successful.

New Career Year Candidates have been added due to their strong preseason play! (Read More…)

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RotoEvil’s Ultimate Draft Tracker Tool

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by RotoE on October 22, 2015

Our Draft Tracker Tool is without a doubt the most useful & effective fantasy basketball tool available. It features Customizable Rankings & Auction Values based on your league settings, built-in Positional Tiers that automatically update, sortable Stat Projections for 400+ players, and our useful Team Tracker to monitor your team’s strengths & weaknesses. Anyone drafting without this is at a major disadvantage!

Last Updated: October 22nd – Be sure to download the latest file, with Tyreke Evans falling far and lots more movement up and down. (Read More…)

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Positional Tiers for 2015-16

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by RotoE on October 22, 2015

On draft day, it’s crucial to know how players rank compared to other players at the same position. And by using our superb Positional Tiers, you’re gaining a huge advantage over the competition.
Are Pau Gasol & Kevin Love in the same Tier?
Last Updated: October 22nd
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Last season we correctly went big on the Raptors to win their division, bet OVER on the Warriors and Jazz, UNDER on the Lakers, Heat and Nuggets, and placed a $100 bet on Curry to win MVP @ 30/1 odds!!!

With a very high success rate on these picks over the past 2 seasons, this article ALONE should be worth the price of our draft guide. And for 2015-16 we have a Super-Duper ULTRA LOCK, so wager with confidence. (Read More…)

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Draft Day Tips

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by RotoE on October 17, 2015

Here are some useful tips to help you dominate your fantasy basketball drafts. Combine these suggestions with our awesome draft tool and extensive knowledge of players, and you’re well on your way to confidently building a winning fantasy hoops squad. (Read More…)

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Post in Our Fantasy Hoops Forums

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by RotoE on October 16, 2015

Back by popular demand, we’re pleased to announce that our Fantasy Hoops Forums have returned!!!

Come join the rest of RotoEvil Nation to ask, give and receive advice, stay on top of the latest NBA news and injuries, and discuss all things fantasy basketball.

See you in the Forums! (Our Forums are for current RotoEvil subscribers only)

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Deep Sleepers for 2015-16

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by RotoE on October 14, 2015

Other sites are probably listing Nikola Mirotic and Jordan Clarkson as “sleepers” for this season, but at RotoEvil we listed both guys LAST YEAR as true Deep Sleepers.

In this article we examine 55 guys who are flying under most people’s radars. Are you ready to discover some of this season’s hidden gems? (Read More…)

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In this article we examine Yahoo’s “O-Ranks” as well as their current ADP (Average Draft Position) data, to inform you which players are falling further than they should and which guys are being grabbed too soon in Y! leagues.
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Contract Year Players

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by Tanbark Bells on October 9, 2015

A lot of factors go into player performance on any given day/month/year, both on the court and off. Athleticism, skill and chemistry is needed on the court, but half of the picture is found off the court. What motivates them?

Let’s take a look at how some of the off-court happenings can affect their performance. In this case, the phenomena of contract years. Which soon to be Free Agents should you be targeting? (Read More…)

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In Part 2 of our “Players to Avoid or Be Careful of” series, we examine guys who are recovering from surgeries or who have been battling injury issues. We break down which guys you should avoid completely, which guys you should be careful about, and which handful of guys appear safe to draft. (Read More…)

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Players to Handcuff

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by RotoE on October 5, 2015

Handcuffing players on the same team may not be a common strategy for fantasy hoops, but it has its merits for certain situations.

So in this article we suggest the smartest teammate pairings, such as Mo Williams + Kyrie Irving.
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Auction Drafts – Tips & Strategies

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by RotoE on October 4, 2015

Auction drafts are very different than normal snake drafts, and things can get hectic quickly if you’re not well-prepared. So in this article we examine the pros and cons of different auction strategies, and provide you with helpful bidding and spending tips so that you can stay calm, cool and confident during your auction, and come away with the strongest team in your league. (Read More…)

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Cornerstone Combos for 2015-16

RotoEvil #1 NBA Fantasy Draft Guide for 2015-16

by RotoE on October 3, 2015

So you want Anthony Davis, huh?

Well, who do you plan on drafting in Rounds 2 thru 5 to team up with The Brow??? The first few players that you draft are extremely important, because they build the foundation and form the identity for all winning fantasy teams. In our popular Cornerstone Combos article, we suggest 6 players to consider teaming up with each potential 1st round pick. And we’ve got some great suggestions for AD! (Read More…)

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In Part 1 of our “Players to Avoid or Be Careful of” series, we examine guys who have played 30,000 or more minutes in the NBA (playoffs included).

With lots of career mileage on their body odometers, you’ll want to either avoid them completely or be very careful when drafting. (Read More…)

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Top Rookies (Young Breakout Stars)

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by RotoE on September 28, 2015

In Part 1 of our “Young Breakout Stars” feature we examine the Top Rookies.

These are the most likely rookies to make a fantasy impact in 2015-16, so let’s get to know their games and why they’ll be successful. (Read More…)

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Ready for Bigger Roles (Young Breakout Stars)

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by RotoE on September 28, 2015

In Part 2 of our “Young Breakout Stars” we examine 2nd and 3rd year players who are ready to take on larger roles in 2015-16.

A year ago we profiled Rudy Gobert in this article, and now look at him! (Read More…)

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Becoming Quality Starters (Young Breakout Stars)

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by RotoE on September 28, 2015

In Part 3 of our “Young Breakout Stars” we examine guys who were inconsistent last season, but are ready to become quality options in 2015-16.
Yep, Zach LaVine is 4 feet high and rising.
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Emerging Superstars (Young Breakout Stars)

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by RotoE on September 28, 2015

In Part 4 of our “Young Breakout Stars” we examine the young studs who are ready to become fantasy SUPERSTARS in 2015-16.

A year ago we profiled Klay Thompson in this article, and he broke out in a big way!
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RotoEvil’s Exclusive 1+ Three, 47% FG Club

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by RotoE on September 28, 2015

What makes Kyle Korver so valuable is not just his multiple 3-pointers per game, but his ability to make those threes without damaging your team’s FG%.

So in this article we examine 40 players who are capable of knocking down threes without hurting your overall FG%, a very valuable skill for fantasy purposes. (Read More…)

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Bounce Back Ballers

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by RotoE on September 28, 2015

In our Bounce Back Ballers article, we examine 20 players who had rough 2014-15 seasons. In addition to missing games due to injury, they also struggled to play up to their abilities when they were on the court.

Everyone knows Paul George’s story, but who are some other top candidates to bounce back and provide excellent value in 2015-16? (Read More…)

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RotoEvil’s Exclusive 1+ Block, 77% FT Club

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by RotoE on September 28, 2015

One reason why the Gasol brothers are so valuable for fantasy is their ability to block shots while still knocking down free throws at a high rate.

In this article we examine 30+ players who will block shots without hurting your overall FT%, a very valuable skill for fantasy purposes. (Read More…)

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Denver Nuggets – Player Profiles

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by RotoE on September 27, 2015

Kenneth Faried is coming off a disappointing season, made worse by a head coach who didn’t believe in him. But now that Mike Malone has taken over and Kenneth is smiling again, will we see a different Manimal in 2015-16?
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Dallas Mavericks – Player Profiles

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by RotoE on September 27, 2015

Chandler Parsons made plenty of threes last season, but he played fewer minutes and the rest of his stats suffered.

Can Parsons take on a bigger role this season to help the Mavs contend for a playoff spot?
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