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Fantasy Basketball News & Notes | Bulls Boozer and Noah are Both Finally Healthy

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011
Carlos Boozer

Carlos Boozer are Joakim Noah are 18-5 when playing together.

Injuries are the story again this week in fantasy basketball news. Players are resting for the playoffs; some are calling it a season and some players are stepping up to fill the voids. It is always good to check for new updates throughout the week, but here is the top injury news from around the NBA.

Carlos Boozer – F – Chicago Bulls
Boozer and Joakim Noah are expected to play every game this week for the Bulls. They have only played together 23 times this season going 18-5 in those games. (more…)

Fantasy Hockey Waiver Wire | Bryan Bickell Taking Advantage of Patrick Kane Injury

Monday, April 4th, 2011
Bryan Bickell

Bryan Bickell could help you win your fantasy hockey championship trophy.

This week is probably your last chance to pick up the final pieces of your championship roster. There are still players out on the fantasy hockey waiver wire that can help your roster continue to improve. While some teams are packing it in, others are still fighting for playoff spots leading to some improved play of late.

Bryan Bickell – LW – Chicago Blackhawks
Since an injury to Patrick Sharp, Bickell has been moving up the Hawks lines. He finally slid into the first line against Columbus Friday to play alongside Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane. (more…)

Fantasy Basketball News & Notes | JaVale McGee is a Double-Double Machine

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011
JaVale McGee

With nothing to play for JaVale McGee is averaging some serious fantasy numbers.

With NBA rotations changing day by day due to injuries and other concerns, fantasy basketball owners need to find players they can count on. The best thing to look for is players playing for teams still competing to the final playoff spots. The other group you can count on is the young players playing for bad teams. Owners, coaches and GMs want to see what they have in them so they will keep running them out there. These four young players should help teams wrap up their championships.

JaVale McGee – C – Washington Wizards
With nothing left to play for McGee has been wreaking havoc on the NBA. He has at least 3 blocks in 4 of his last 5 games and scored 11 points to go with 17 rebounds yesterday. (more…)

Fantasy Hockey Waiver Wire | Red Wings Backup Goalie Joey MacDonald Has Huge Fantasy Upside

Tuesday, March 29th, 2011
Joey MacDonald Fantasy Hockey Waiver Wire

Joey MacDonald could lead you to your Fantasy Hockey Championship.

With the NHL playoffs lurking, some teams are giving their stars rest. If you own players like Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby, you might need some short term help. The players that can do that for you are sitting on the fantasy hockey waiver wire, here are four sure bets to help you withstand the loss of a star.

Joey MacDonald – G – Detroit Red Wings
Jimmy Howard suffered a shoulder injury on Saturday and is likely to miss some time. MacDonald finished up the game for him and looked good. Should Howard have to sit out a week or two, MacDonald could be a huge pickup for fantasy hockey owners who need goaltending help. (more…)