NBA DFS Core Plays: Thursday, December 12th

Andy Means will be bringing Premium subscribers his top daily fantasy basketball cash game plays and tournament pivots to build around. A former Duke basketball walk-on and now full-time DFS player, Andy will take an in-depth look into each of his core plays, and then blend it all together from a roster construction perspective. On weekends, the GPP maestro you all know and love, STLCards, takes the reigns.

Thursday, December 12th

For those that have read this article the past few years, welcome back! For those that are new, I hope you like what you see and stick around for the whole season.

It is imperative that you read the following bullet points before proceeding so you know what I am trying to accomplish with this article, as well as how it will intertwine with some other things we offer here at RotoGrinders (e.g. LineupHQ, Crunch Time).

1. This is a cash game article! These are the players that I think you absolutely must have in your cash game lineup(s) on that day’s main slate.

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About the Author

  • Andy Means (meansy53)

  • Andy Means, aka meansy53, was a walk-on with the esteemed Duke University basketball team for three years before graduating in 2004. He has a Masters in Accounting from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business and has been playing DFS since 2014 – professionally since 2016. He is a featured contributor for RotoGrinders who has qualified for multiple live finals and displays his extensive basketball knowledge as the lead host of our top premium show – NBA Crunch Time.

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  • Pick1979

    Thank you

    Any Thoughts on Aldridge and Murray . Murray off restriction and in a great matchup seems …

  • spawelcz1043

    The guy above me kind of beat me to it. But if you do not like DeRozan, there is Aldridge there at the same price point, and the Defense vs Archtype actually shows a better match-up for Aldridge. Also Murray appears to have his minutes restriction lifted as well.

    Is there a specific reason you picked DeRozan over the those two Spurs above? Is it the position we can slot him in?

  • laurenpaschall

    thoughts on the significance the altitude will have on the game in Mexico city? Appreciate the work you all do at RG.

  • mfaloney

    Maybe I am dumb but is FD fanduel or fantasy draft when you say FD/Y

  • papemerson

    • 639

      RG Overall Ranking

    FD Is fanduel an Y is yahoo

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