Posts Tagged ‘weekly fantasy basketball sleepers’

Fantasy Basketball Sleepers: Marcus Thornton, Thaddeus Young On Fire

Tuesday, March 8th, 2011

Thornton is ballin' for the Kings now.

Sometimes you have to ride a fantasy basketball sleeper for as long as you can, and sometimes that is all the way to a championship. Many of these players have had a lackluster first half, but have really caught fire after the break. This week WFS offers up players who have been absolutely tearing it up on the court as of late and can help in your fantasy basketball lineup.

Marcus Thornton, SG Sacramento Kings

Many wondered how Thornton would produce with his new team, and so far all signs out of Sacramento are positive. He is on an impressive hot streak right now and he needs to be in your fantasy basketball lineup right now. (more…)

Fantasy Basketball Sleepers: Chase Budinger, James Harden Heating Up

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Budinger has been on fire since Battier was traded.

While the Carmelo Anthony trade deadline deal seemingly shook up the NBA landscape, it is important to not overlook the other deals when evaluating fantasy basketball sleepers. The aftermath of what was perhaps one of the busiest trade deadlines in recent NBA history left players with new opportunities to finish the season on a strong note. This week, WFS highlights some of those players, as well as some talented ballers who may fit well into your fantasy basketball lineup.

Chase Budinger, SF Houston Rockets

Shane Battier was sent in a trade deadline deal to the Grizzles, allowing Budinger to secure a starting role in the Rockets lineup. (more…)

Fantasy Basketball Sleepers: Week 19

Monday, February 21st, 2011

Williams is suddenly surging for the Hawks.

By now in the fantasy basketball season, owners have a pretty good sense of your team’s strength and weaknesses. Maybe you have dominant big men, or maybe your guards are carrying your lineup. Well this week WFS offers a player at each position that can help provide a boost in your fantasy basketball lineup.

Marvin Williams, SF Atlanta Hawks

Williams is the exactly the type of player that can help your team down the stretch. He is back in the starting lineup and has stepped up his game as of late. (more…)

Fantasy Basketball Sleepers: Week 18

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

Salmons is a vastly underrated player in fantasy basketball.

This is the Valentine’s Day edition of fantasy basketball sleepers, and WFS recommends some players that you will love to have on your roster. With the All-Star break this weekend, many team have a short week but that doesn’t mean you can’t get the most out of these sleepers. If your team is looking for a little boost, look no further.

John Salmons, SG Milwaukee Bucks

Salmons has returned to the starting lineup, and now has put his previously injured hip in the rearview mirror. Over the past five games he has averaged 12.8 points, 3.6 rebounds, 1.2 steals, 0.8 threes and 0.6 blocks. (more…)