Basketball

Why the New York Knicks need to build through the draft

New Knicks general manager Scott Perry believes New York will be a destination for top free agents in the near future. But he might have to wait a while before he can compete for the best players on the open market. Here’s why: The Carmelo Anthony trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder didn’t free up […]

Basketball

Joe Kaiser’s ultimate draft board

Go in with a plan. An eventful summer in the NBA will make for an exciting 2017-18 fantasy hoops season. Create or join an ESPN Fantasy Basketball league today! Sign up for free! That alone will put you ahead of most people these days. Between work, school, kids and other daily commitments in our busy […]

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Fantasy NBA — Breaking out each position into draft tiers

As long as we continue to designate positions to every player in fantasy basketball, the same questions will be asked around this time of year every season: Which positions are the deepest and which are the shallowest? The fantasy value of these stars is in flux after they changed teams during the offseason. Who is […]

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Forget ADP in fantasy hoops. You want CDP (Cregan draft position)!

We all make mistakes. Overvaluing volume — especially points per game — over efficiency. An eventful summer in the NBA will make for an exciting 2017-18 fantasy hoops season. Create or join an ESPN Fantasy Basketball league today! Sign up for free! Undervaluing positional and categorical scarcity. Overvaluing large market hype. Championship contender hype. Rookie […]