#FSINBA DFS INSIGHTS 1.12
TOP PLAYS AND SITUATIONS TO WATCH
Lamarcus Aldridge – Pau Gasol’s return to the starting 5 meant a return of Aldridge to his more natural PF position. The result? 20-33 from the field, 56 real points, and a slate breaking 78.75 DK points vs OKC. Tonight we see a rematch but OKC still doesn’t have the right matchup for LMA, who shouldn’t see anymore resistance tonight from the likes of Grant or Patterson.
Utah – so the Jazz have about 7.5 healthy trustable options given the injuries to Neto, Rubio, and Exum. As DFS players we know that opens up a ton of value, but the value only gets sweeter when you look who they are playing…the woeful, defenseless Bulls of Chicago. Yesterday I broke down Donovan Mitchell’s usage uptick , and he didn’t disappoint going for 33/4/9. IF you don’t remember, here is the blurb “With Rubio and Exum both out, Mitchell becomes one of the primary ball handlers for the Jazz who get a pace up in this spot vs the Lakers. With those 2 off the floor Mitchell gets a 7.6& usage increase up to a staggering 38% rate.” He finished with a 32.3% usage, but 24 field goal attempts. Rudy Gobert finished with 46 DK and should destroy the weak Chicago interior, as should his frontcourt partner Derrick Favors who dropped 36.25 DK. Royce O’Neale is likely the slates top value, getting the start last night and going for 32.75 DK in 39 mins! At $3900 on DK he will be ve...