Mock drafts, roto rankings, points rankings, projections, player profiles, draft strategies, DFS strategies -- we've got everything you need to dominate fantasy basketball from every angle.
To make things as easy as possible for you, we've consolidated rankings and tiers for roto and points leagues into downloadable/printable PDF cheat sheets. Plus, a handy NBA schedule grid for looking ahead to the fantasy playoffs.
To make things as easy as possible for you, we've consolidated our experts' key tips into a downloadable/printable PDF cheat sheet to give you the winning edge in your drafts.
Which players should be the foundation for your Friday DFS lineups, and who is better left on the fantasy bench? Our experts provide their picks and fades for tonight's slate.
It's our first Friday evening of the season, which means we have a full slate of NBA action. Here are all of the top plays, best values and sneaky punts for your daily fantasy lineups.
Each Friday, we ask our ESPN NBA reporters to give you their inside take on key fantasy topics. This week: Chris Paul's health, Jayson Tatum's starting role, Eric Bledsoe trade thoughts and more.
Rockets point guard Chris Paul is expected to miss two to four weeks due to a bruised left knee initially injured in the preseason, sources confirmed to ESPN.
The Warrors' Draymond Green, who suffered a left knee strain Tuesday, has the green light to play against New Orleans on Friday.
You can separate fantasy superstars from stars and find real values by considering true shooting percentage. Here are the bad, good and secretly not-so-good players in TS%.
The 2017-18 NBA season is about to enter its first full week of action. Here is everything you need to prepare your fantasy hoops rosters with matchup previews, schedule analysis and more.
Ball and Simmons are the top two rookies going in ESPN fantasy hoops drafts. Eric Karabell, Kyle Soppe and Doug Kezirian debate which one will finish higher on the Player Rater.
The Oklahoma City Thunder have a lineup full of superstars, but fantasy players want to know who will post the best numbers this season. Our fantasy hoops experts provide their thoughts on how things will shake out for the Thunder.
After injuring himself in the Miami Heat's season-opening loss Wednesday at Orlando, Hassan Whiteside will miss the team's home opener against the Indiana Pacers due to a bone bruise in his knee.
The Celtics' Gordon Hayward is unlikely to return to the court this season following surgery on his leg on Wednesday, his agent told ESPN. Hayward suffered a devastating injury to his left ankle and tibia in Tuesday's season opener against the Cavaliers.
Nets point guard Jeremy Lin underwent surgery Friday morning on the ruptured patella tendon in his right knee, suffered in the season opener, and will miss the remainder of the season
It's time to tip off the 2017-18 fantasy basketball season! Here is everything you need to prepare for the upcoming week in fantasy hoops with matchup previews, schedule analysis and more.
To build winning NBA DFS lineups, you'll need to construct a well-rounded roster. Our expert provides key strategies on how to fill out each roster spot to give you the best chances for success.
Whether it's researching minutes per game, usage rate or pace, building a winning lineup in NBA DFS comes down to these 11 easy steps to take into consideration when constructing your roster.
NBA rotations can be very fluid early on, so you'll want to keep an eye on these players, whose fantasy value could be on the rise.
To celebrate the tipoff of the fantasy basketball campaign, we asked our experts to provide bold predictions for the season ahead -- and they didn't hold back.
Bulls forward Bobby Portis was suspended eight games for punching teammate Nikola Mirotic during practice Tuesday.
Even before the season officially tips off, it's important to work the waiver wire and find the best players for your fantasy roster. Here are some of the top players to go grab from the free-agent list ahead of Week 1.
Wondering what things like eFG%, pace, usage rate and CARMELO mean? We explain each notable NBA advanced analytics term so you can make the most of them in fantasy.
Chris Paul, Kyrie Irving and Damian Lillard all have average draft positions of 13-17 in ESPN leagues, but which point guard should be selected first in fantasy basketball? Our experts debate.
Each Friday this season, we will ask a series of questions to our ESPN NBA reporters to give you their inside take on key fantasy topics, like how rookies Kyle Kuzma and Dennis Smith Jr. will fare and how many minutes Dwyane Wade will play.
When you've done as many preseason drafts as our expert has, you begin to see the best spots to draft certain players. Here is a look at who you should take and when.
Remember when Jeremy Lin came out of nowhere in 2012 and helped win myriad fantasy leagues? Here are some potential difference-makers you can select in the later rounds of your drafts this season.
If you're trying to fill in the gaps in your roto rosters, we have a bunch of players who can help -- some elite and some you can grab at the tail-end of your fantasy drafts.
The 76ers' roster is deep on talent but short on clarity, so it's not easy to peg exactly when you should draft the likes of No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz. Here is some guidance.
The Lakers' big man and the Trail Blazers' big man are talented and should be poised to take things to a new level this season, but who is the better fantasy draft pick? Our experts debate.
In our latest mock, we emulated the modern position-less NBA, going with 10 utility spots in our starting lineups. Check out how the draft went down.
Ranking players is the first step to a successful draft, but our expert breaks his points-league rankings into tiers by position for an extra edge in your drafts.
Knowing which positions are the deepest and shallowest goes a long way on draft day. Joe Kaiser is here to help, breaking down each position into tiers.
You can't make serious decisions about when to select dinged-up players in fantasy games without understanding their injuries, recovery and restrictions for 2017-18. Stephania Bell breaks it all down for you.
The fantasy value of these stars is in flux after they changed teams during the offseason. Who is the better choice in fantasy drafts? Our experts debate.
Thinking about trying fantasy basketball this season? Here is everything you need to know, so you can join the fun.
In fantasy hoops leagues that use ESPN's standard points-league scoring, you'll find big men on the rise. Do the likes of KAT and The Brow top Russ and Harden? Does Steph even make the top 10? Where do LeBron and Jokic land?
Stars were on the move in the NBA during the offseason. How much did they move in Fantasyland? Can Russell Westbrook rule the NBA alongside Paul George? Is Kyrie better than CP3? Where are LeBron, Giannis and KAT?
Profiles, projections, rankings, strategy and more to make your draft a success!
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