Eric Gordon – The X Factor

The day is finally here, the start of the long awaited and highly anticipated Western Conference Finals. In what some consider to be their own version of the Finals, one thing is for sure: this series will be a good one. While there are many factors that’ll determine the outcome of this series, the Rockets do have someone who will be of significant importance, if they hope to come out of this ‘war’ alive – Eric Gordon. During Houston’s 10 games played in this year’s playoffs, Eric Gordon hasn’t played…

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Wednesday’s Plays of the Day

Point Guard I’m going cheap at the lead guard position for today’s slate, as I’ve rostered both Cory Joseph and Derrick Rose. The price of the two are both below the 4k threshold which gives you the money to spend in other areas. Shooting Guard James Harden Harden ended Game 1 with a 16 point fourth quarter, proving more that he’s going to get basically whatever he wants against the 8th seeded Timberwolves. Victor Oladipo The Cavs have been one of the worst teams all season long at defending the…

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NBA Plays of the Day 4/17 – Playoffs Edition

Plays are based on stats, opposition and pricing. FanDuel and DraftKings prices listed respectively. • Point Guard John Wall [ $9,800 / $9,100 ] Despite a poor shooting night, as he shot 6-20 from the field, John Wall had an impressive game, in which he totaled 62.1 FanDuel points and led the charge for a Wizards team that had done relatively well, when he was injured. While he does have a ton of room for improvement tonight, it’s also fair to say that we may see some regression; nonetheless, he’ll…

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Monday’s Plays of the Day

Point Guard Goran Dragic After a disappointing Game 1 of the playoffs, Dragic is going to need to take a big leap in his game to help Miami tie the series 1-1 before heading home for Game 3. There were still some bright spots from his underwhelming Game 1 performance as he still finished with 15 points, five rebounds and four assists. Patty Mills Mills is going to be a big X-Factor for the Spurs if they’re going to have any shot at taking down the Warriors. He couldn’t knock…

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NBA Plays of the Day 4/14 – Playoffs Edition

Plays are based solely on opposition and pricing. FanDuel and DraftKings prices listed respectively. • Point Guard Damian Lillard [ $9,800 / $9,200 ] After capturing the 3rd seed in a battle versus the Jazz, Damian Lillard and company are set to go against the Pelicans, who they split their regular season series with at 2-2 and look to be more than capable of competing. The Trailblazers will rely heavily on Lillard in these games and for good reason, as he averaged 26/7/5, despite his poor shooting numbers over their…

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