Author: Nicholas Volinchak

Why I Can’t Get Enough Kyrie

When Kyrie Irving is playing basketball, it is a much more fun sport to watch. I’ve always felt this way. The problem is, he is well known for his susceptibility to injuries, which in all fantasy formats is not a valuable asset. Even with that being said, Kyrie has been a monster since stepping foot onto an NBA court. In his short career, Kyrie has been a 3x All-Star, won NBA Rookie of the Year, won the NBA All-Star MVP, Rising Star Challenge MVP, Three-Point Shootout Champion and was FIBA World Cup MVP. That is enough to make for a solid career, but Kyrie has accomplished that in just 5 years on the court. He is also one of the best ball handlers in the league. At the point guard position, there is only one guy I would want on my team more, and that is Stephen Curry. I would put Kyrie slightly ahead of Russell Westrbook, only because Westbrook can be a little reckless with how he attacks the rim [admittedly, that might be a positive to some]. Looking forward to the second half of the NBA season, which saddens me to say because it’s already half over, I think Kyrie is going to be one of the most productive players in any format. For season long leagues, you have probably missed your chance at buying low. As the...

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How to Not Lose Your Money in Daily Fantasy

Playing daily fantasy sports can be a quick way to lose money fast if you do not know what you are doing. Trust me, I learned the hard way back in the early months of 2013. I began playing NFL DFS when the 2012 season kicked off. I was hooked. It made the sport that much more fun to watch, especially when your season long team began to deal with injuries later in the year. All you had to be concerned with is how a player would do for one week. It is so much easier and more fun...

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Welcome to Research Fantasy!

Are you excited? I know I am! I have been brainstorming this for a few years now, but never had the courage [or resources] to pull the trigger. I haven’t stopped brainstorming, but I stopped waiting to get this off the ground. What is ResearchFantasy going to be? Hopefully a lot of different things. It will be a place for like minded people to come together and collaborate. It will be a place to get well thought out information for all types of fantasy sports. Hopefully, it will be a place where you can get unbiased, trustworthy information to...

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