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How to Jump Up the NBA Fantasy Leagues

Written by TrevStone

The complete game schedule for the upcoming NBA season has been announced and there are a number of mouth-watering matchups including the LA Lakers at the LA Clippers on the opening day as well as the Houston Rockets at the Golden State Warriors on Christmas Day. However, before the action starts in October there is plenty of time to work on your fantasy strategy to make sure that you are more successful than last season.

Just like playing any sport, the more effort and hard work you put in, the more that you get out and the higher chance of being victorious. LeBron James didn’t get where he is today by just turning up for games without a gameplan and the same goes for anyone who wants to be triumphant in NBA fantasy, although it seems his skills don’t extend to fantasy football.

Choosing your fantasy NBA team is far from easy. How many times have we seen the players that everyone expects to have standout seasons fail to produce the goods? Whilst in the fantasy league you have the option to transfer players out, when you select a top draft pick and they bomb, it can hit your entire season, so get your fantasy strategy into shape well before the first tipoff.

Here are some top tips for good fantasy team management for the 2019 NBA season:

Create a mock team

Whether you have been playing fantasy NBA for years, or you are a total rookie, creating a mock team is a great way to help identify any flaws in your strategy and get you some much-needed practice after a long close season. Creating a mock team is like doing your preseason training, putting in the hours of sweat before the real test arrives.

Using online analysis tools

There are a range of different tools that you can use to help with your selection. For example, there are lineup optimizers, fantasy assistant trade analyzers and a whole host of tools at sites such as Fantasypros which includes a draft simulator and cheat sheet creator, although useful online tools such as this aren’t just limited to fantasy sports.

Comparison tools are common across a range of industries, especially in areas where they can save money such as online casinos and insurance. For example, those looking to try out Canadian friendly slots games can use such tools to find the best deals, such as free spins and deposit bonuses. These offers are essentially a way to try out a new casino and see whether it fits your needs, so you can use this strategy to try out online analysis tools to help build your team before committing to spending real money in the process.

Use a roster adviser tool

There are online tools available to help with almost any dimension of life these days, and this is because technology empowers us to make better decisions through accurate data and analysis. A great example of this in fantasy sports is using a roster adviser tool to aid your selection. Rather than randomly selecting your favorite players or looking at last season’s MVPs, by basing your drafts on real data is proven to get more points over a season.

If you follow these tips then you should be on track for a very successful season as an NBA fantasy team manager.

About the author


Trevor 'TrevStone' Uren founded Pro Sports Extra in 2011 at the age of 13. He's hosted a podcast since 14 years old and continues to grow each month! He's currently 24 years old and has interviewed hundreds of professional athletes, business owners, and others who are shining online! Uren has built Pro Sports Extra to over 5M monthly visitors.