The Gambler’s NBA Power Rankings – Playoff Edition

Now that we’re down to the 8 best teams from each conference, it’s time to update the Gambler’s NBA Power Rankings. Keep in mind, my power rankings place value on teams based on win-loss record, strength of schedule, and other traditional valuation methods, but also account for their against the spread records, and with the added element of series, I’ve also factored in home/away records against the spread, as well as 1st round matchups.

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The Gambler’s NBA Power Rankings – All Star Edition

Biggest Riser: Dallas Mavericks ↑9

Biggest Faller: Sacramento Kings ↓12

Note: power rankings place value on teams based on win-loss record, schedule strength, and other traditional valuation methods, with the added factor of against the spread records.

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Fantasy Basketball Trade Deadline – Buy 1 Sell 1 For All 30 Teams

As is the case with real GMs, if your squad isn’t quite getting it done, you’re running out of time to get it together. And with a flurry of offers sure to hit your inbox in the next few days, I figured I’d run down all 30 teams, and give you a player to buy and sell from each. Turned out to be much more difficult than expected, but alas…

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DraftKings Ballers and Bums – 1/27/17

Quick question: Anyone remember that Sesame Street “One of these things” game? That’s exactly how I felt last night when looking at my DraftKings lineups.

For every few good calls, there’d be one egregious one. For every Randy Foye, Norman Powell, and Wayne Ellington, there was a Serge Ibaka, and unfortunately, my DraftKings Starts of the Night were no different. Of my 11 picks from last night’s action, 7 balled, and 4… Not so much.

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