NBA Playoff Primer: Monday, April 16th

Our analysts will break down the playoff slate by position, taking a deep dive into game flows to pick out the best players for your daily fantasy sports lineups. Gain an edge in your postseason DFS play here.

Monday, April 16th

Hello Grinders. We have a two-game NBA slate tonight. I’ll be covering the Playoff Primer on Mondays and Tuesdays, while Aaron covers it the rest of the week. Aaron has been doing a great job with his information overload format and giving you the projections, game logs and analysis you all like. I’m going to format my articles slightly different in a way that works better for me (so sorry if you’ve come to love Aaron’s format). On the days that I’m writing, I’m going to dig deeper in analyzing the previous playoff game(s) and try to get a sense of what the beat writers, coaching staff and players are saying. The playoffs are so dynamic in the sense that teams will make changes to rotations and playing time over the course of a series to adjust for their opponent, that maybe we can pinpoint areas that the team will adjust before it actually happens. Let’s dive into the games.

San Antonio Spurs at Golden State Warriors

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About the Author

  • Allan Lem (fathalpert)

  • Allan Lem (aka fathalpert) began playing fantasy sports in high school and transitioned to DFS in 2015. He graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Economics and lives in California with his wife and two kids. He dreams of winning a big tournament so he can try cashing one of those giant cardboard checks at his local bank.


  • sfbaychiefs

    Love the article and info from last game, you could probably add your favorite plays. Also, some links to usage charts would help since playoff rotation is small & tight

  • Davetracy7379

    You should get an award for this write up….fantastic work!! you got me feeling so confident right now i’ll see you at the bank ! lol

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