5 NBA Teams to Target Against in Daily Fantasy Basketball

  • David Gonos

5 NBA Teams to Target Against in Daily Fantasy Basketball

We’re nearing the halfway point of the 2016-17 NBA season, and with Fantasy Football in our rearview mirror (or at least the regular season), it’s time to start paying more attention to Daily Fantasy Basketball games.

So we’re going to share a handful of teams you should choose lineups against. In other words, there are some teams that are playing bad enough in specific ways that you can take advantage of playing mediocre players against them at good values, and expect to get big returns on their FanDuel salaries.

With a couple months behind us, we have a pretty good idea of what teams are good at some things and what teams are particularly bad.

Imagine watching a TV show and wondering – is this show worth continuing to watch? Or is it time to just bail and move on with some other show?

We’ll highlight a few NBA teams that stick particularly stick out in one aspect or another, and explain which players will be good plays against them.

5 NBA Teams to Target Against in Daily Fantasy Basketball

I wrote an article earlier this season on some advanced statistics you should be paying attention to, so bookmark these articles. I’ll cite the following tools in this article: NBA.com’s Offensive and Defensive Ratings, RotoGrinders’ NBA Defense vs. Position, TeamRankings.com’s Possessions Per Game,

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David Gonos

David Gonos has been writing about sports online since 2001, including CBSSports.com, FoxSports.com, NFL.com, MLB.com and SportsIllustrated.com.