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Future 120 Rankings – 2015 Rookie Class

September 25, 2016
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Even as skinny, inexperienced and goofy looking 20 year olds, Kristaps Porzingis and Karl-Anthony Towns managed to impress us in a big way last season. This draft class is so stacked that Jahlil Okafor (the #3 pick from 2015) comes in at #9, and and all the lesser known prospects in the #10-25 range have […]

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Future 120 Rankings – 2016 Rookie Class

September 25, 2016
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With Dario Saric, Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid (all three ranking in our top six for 2016) joining Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel, the 76ers now feature a very young, talented and intriguing frontcourt.

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Weekly Schedule Grid

September 25, 2016
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Knowing the schedule every week and utilizing it to your advantage is an important element of fantasy hoops, and RotoEvil has the most useful Weekly Schedule Grid around.

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Future 120 Rankings – 2016 Rookie Class (Free Sample article)

September 24, 2016
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With Dario Saric, Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid (all three ranking in our top six for 2016) joining Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel, the 76ers now feature a very young, talented and intriguing frontcourt.

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Future 120 Rankings – 2013 Rookie Class (Free Sample article)

September 24, 2016
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“Future 120” is our new and improved way of assessing the league’s top young prospects. We’ve created Top 30 Player Rankings (plus honorable mentions) for each of the past 4 Rookie classes, determined by analyzing them in three key areas: their projected role for 2016-17, their star potential/fantasy upside and their physical/mental readiness.

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Future 120 Rankings – 2014 Rookies (Free Sample article)

September 24, 2016
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The 2014 draft class was loaded with elite athletes such as Andrew Wiggins, Zach LaVine and Aaron Gordon, but how do the futures look for guys like Elfrid Payton, Marcus Smart, Nikola Mirotic and Bojan Bogdanovic?

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Future 120 Rankings – 2015 Rookie Class (Free Sample article)

September 24, 2016
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Even as skinny, inexperienced and goofy looking 20 year olds, Kristaps Porzingis and Karl-Anthony Towns managed to impress us in a big way last season. This draft class is so stacked that Jahlil Okafor (the #3 pick from 2015) comes in at #9, and and all the lesser known prospects in the #10-25 range have […]

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Top 20 Veterans on New Teams (Free Sample Article)

September 22, 2016
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In this new feature article, we examine 20 key veterans on new teams, focusing on how well they’ll fit in, how much playing time they’ll get and their overall outlook for 2016-17. By using our scores (maximum 10 point scale) and in-depth analysis (each player gets a 2nd opinion), you’ll know which new veterans to […]

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Cornerstone Combos (Free Sample Article)

September 22, 2016

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.

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Team Profile – Los Angeles Lakers (Free Sample article)

September 22, 2016

Los Angeles Lakers

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Team by Team Analysis + VIP Depth Charts

February 25, 2016
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It’s time for another update to our VIP Depth Charts file, which includes a Team by Team breakdown to help out fantasy owners looking to finish the season strong. One of the hottest duos right now resides in Portland, where CJ McCollum and Damian Lillard are locked in.

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Midseason Positional Tiers

January 20, 2016
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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? […]

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Team by Team Analysis + VIP Depth Charts

November 20, 2015
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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 […]

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Career Year Candidates

October 24, 2015
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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 […]

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Positional Tiers for 2015-16

October 22, 2015
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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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Projected Team Standings + Over/Unders & Futures Picks

October 21, 2015
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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 […]

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RotoEvil’s Ultimate Draft Tracker Tool

October 20, 2015
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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 […]

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Deep Sleepers for 2015-16

October 14, 2015
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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?

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Contract Year Players

October 9, 2015
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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. […]

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Recovering from Injuries (Avoid or Be Careful)

October 8, 2015
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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.

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Cornerstone Combos for 2015-16

October 3, 2015
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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 […]

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Lots of Minutes and Mileage (Avoid or Be Careful)

October 1, 2015
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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.

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Top Rookies (Young Breakout Stars)

September 28, 2015
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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.

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Ready for Bigger Roles (Young Breakout Stars)

September 28, 2015
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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!

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Becoming Quality Starters (Young Breakout Stars)

September 28, 2015
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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)

September 28, 2015
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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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Bounce Back Ballers

September 28, 2015
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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 […]

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

September 28, 2015
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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.

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Denver Nuggets – Player Profiles

September 27, 2015
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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

September 27, 2015
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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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Yahoo Leagues: Overrated and Underrated Players

September 27, 2015
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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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RotoEvil’s Exclusive 1+ Three, 47% FG Club

September 27, 2015
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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.

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Golden St. Warriors – Player Profiles

September 27, 2015
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2014-15 was a magical season for these young and talented Warriors. Can they win back to back titles?!?

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10 Rules for Trading (Ethics and Strategy)

September 27, 2015
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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.

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Auction Drafts – Tips & Strategies

September 27, 2015
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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 […]

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Players to Handcuff

September 27, 2015
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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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Draft Day Tips

September 27, 2015
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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.

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Houston Rockets – Player Profiles

September 25, 2015
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The Rockets made one of the more interesting moves this offseason by adding Ty Lawson. Are they legit title contenders now?

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Los Angeles Clippers – Player Profiles

September 25, 2015
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Mark Cuban and some haters tried to tear the Clippers apart, but DeAndre stayed and apparently, IT’S ALL LOVE. With a much improved bench, the Clippers are contenders once again…

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Los Angeles Lakers – Player Profiles

September 25, 2015
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This isn’t the free agent coup the Lakers were hoping for, and they may be forced to play some unique lineups in what could be Kobe Bryant’s final season. What should we expect from these new look Lakers?

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Memphis Grizzlies – Player Profiles

September 25, 2015
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This photo is hilarious, and it shows how united these Memphis stars are. But which of their teammates can help them get to the next level?

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Minnesota Timberwolves – Player Profiles

September 25, 2015
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By adding Karl-Anthony Towns to Andrew Wiggins and several other top prospects, Minnesota’s future looks very bright. What should we expect from these budding stars?

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New Orleans Pelicans – Player Profiles

September 25, 2015
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The Pelicans have some fun new uniforms and new coach Alvin Gentry brings an uptempo offense, so they should be a lot more entertaining this season. Will this translate to a lot more wins?

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Oklahoma City Thunder – Player Profiles

September 25, 2015
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How is new coach Billy Donovan going to manage the dynamic duo of Westbrook and Durant? And with this possibly being KD’s last season in OKC, can the Thunder finally go all the way?

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Phoenix Suns – Player Profiles

September 25, 2015
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Uh oh, Markieff doesn’t seem very happy. How is this Morris twin situation going to play out, and is he worth drafting for 2015-16?

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Portland Trail Blazers – Player Profiles

September 25, 2015
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With all his former homies now in other cities, the Blazers are essentially Damian Lillard and a bunch of unproven athletes. Who should you be targeting?

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Team Depth Charts for 2015-16

September 25, 2015
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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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Sacramento Kings – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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The Kings made some big changes this offseason, adding guys named Rondo, Divac, Beech, Belinelli, Cauley-Stein and Curry. Will they finally compete for a playoff spot in the tough Western Conference?

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San Antonio Spurs – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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Duncan and Aldridge have had some great battles in the past, and now they’re teammates on a very potent Spurs squad. Are they your pick to win the title in 2016?

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Utah Jazz – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors have quickly emerged as one of the league’s top big men duos. Just how good will these youngsters be in 2015-16?

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Weekly Schedule Grid for 2015-16

September 24, 2015
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Knowing the schedule every week and utilizing it to your advantage is an important element of fantasy hoops, and RotoEvil has the most useful Weekly Schedule Grid around.

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Atlanta Hawks – Preseason Profiles

September 24, 2015
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Mike Budenholzer’s Hawks were one of the biggest surprises of 2014-15, but it’s going to be a tough act to follow. Who fills in for DeMarre Carroll?

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Boston Celtics – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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Add David Lee and Amir Johnson to Boston’s mix of solid but unspectacular big men. Which guys should you be targeting in fantasy drafts?

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Brooklyn Nets – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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With Deron Williams now in Dallas, it’s time for Jarrett Jack to lead the team. Can he speed up the pace, please?

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Charlotte Hornets – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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After scoring just 94.2 ppg last year, the Hornets focused on offense in the offseason, adding guys like Jeremy Lin, Nic Batum and Frank Kaminsky. Are these guys playoff contenders?

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Chicago Bulls – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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After winning last year’s Most Improved Player award, what can Jimmy Butler do for an encore? And how will the Bulls play differently under Fred Hoiberg?

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Cleveland Cavaliers – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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After some year one struggles together, LeBron and Love vow for things to go differently this time around. What shall we expect for 2015-16?

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Detroit Pistons – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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The Pistons are hoping they’ll have a dominant duo for many years to come in Andre Drummond & Reggie Jackson. Where will their main help come from?

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Indiana Pacers – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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“Yeah, I can play a few minutes at power forward.” Well, you don’t make the decisions around here, son. Get ready to bang with the big boys.

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Miami Heat – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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With the emergence of Hassan Whiteside, the return of Chris Bosh and some talented new additions, Miami could be one of the East’s most improved teams. Which guys should you be targeting for fantasy?

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Milwaukee Bucks – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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The Bucks paid Greg Monroe and Khris Middleton a combined $120 million over the summer. When paired with the young trio of MCW, Giannis and Jabari, Milwaukee has a very formidable starting lineup.

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New York Knicks – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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The Knicks added an interesting mix of veterans in the offseason to help out Carmelo Anthony. Will they actually be competitive in 2015-16?

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Orlando Magic – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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The Magic are loaded with young talent, and now it’s Scott Skiles’ job to point them in the right direction. He still holds the NBA record with 30 assists in one game!

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Philadelphia 76ers – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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Ready or not, Jahlil Okafor is going to play major minutes from day one. Is Jahlil the leading candidate for Rookie of the Year?

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Toronto Raptors – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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After getting swept in the 1st round of the postseason, Toronto decided to bring in the 3-and-D stylings of DeMarre Carroll. Can DeMarre get them over the hump?

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Washington Wizards – Player Profiles

September 24, 2015
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With Paul Pierce now in Los Angeles, it’s time for Beal and Porter to step up. Are these youngsters ready to elevate their games?

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Analyzing My $20K Winning Roto Team

April 22, 2015
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This NBA season I finally drafted & guided a magical team to the title. Now don’t get me wrong, I’ve won plenty of league titles & contests before, but I’ve never had a “perfect season,” where every draft pick is golden and every player that you add immediately gets hot. Pure perfection may never happen, […]

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Down the Stretch: Who Will Play More Minutes?

March 4, 2015
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We’re down to the stretch run of the NBA’s regular season, so it’s time to finish strong! In this article we focus on players that can be expected to play more minutes the rest of the way, for different reasons.

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Team by Team Analysis + Updated VIP Depth Charts

January 21, 2015
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We’ve reached the halfway point of the season, with most teams having played 41 games now. We’re also just a month away from the NBA’s trade deadline, so it’s time to examine every team’s current rotation while considering potential trade candidates.

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Updated Positional Tiers + Analysis

December 9, 2014
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Our Positional Tiers have now been updated, and this includes supplemental analysis for the Top Tier players! Just how good have Jimmy Butler & Klay Thompson been?!?

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My Sweet 16 Teams for 2014-15

October 30, 2014
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Here are my “Sweet 16” teams for this season, which are a combination of my favorite teams to watch and the teams I’m most heavily invested in for my high-stakes fantasy leagues. Find out which players I own on multiple teams and which guys I need to step up in order to win $ in […]

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2014-15 Projected NBA Standings

October 28, 2014
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Projected win-loss records have been updated one last time to reflect preseason injuries and performance. Will OKC even make the playoffs?!? Last season 7 of our 8 recommended wagers ended up winning, and inside you can find RotoE’s actual wagers placed.

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RotoEvil’s Ultimate Draft Tracker Tool

October 26, 2014
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Our RotoEvil Draft Tracker Tool is the most useful & effective fantasy basketball tool available. It features sortable Stat Projections for 350+ players, Customizable Rankings and Auction Values based on your league settings, built-in Positional Tiers that automatically update, and the useful Team Tracker sheet to monitor your team’s strengths & weaknesses as you’re drafting. […]

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Positional Tiers for 2014-15

October 26, 2014
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On draft day, it’s crucial to know how players rank compared to other players at the same position. And by using RotoEvil’s superb Positional Tiers / Player Rankings, you’re gaining a huge advantage over the competition. Which centers are comparable to DeAndre & Dwight? Last Updated: October 26th

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