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Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Week 8

With not many players on bye this week, there are plenty of match ups to take advantage of in Week 8. There isn’t much time to get back into the playoff race, so don’t tinker too much. Start ‘Em Ryan Tannehill (vs. Jacksonville): The Jaguars have a weak secondary and Tannehill should be able to throw […]

Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Week 7

It is nearly the halfway point for the fantasy football in most leagues which means your playoff fate might already be set if your team got off to a tough start. Whether your team is 1-5 or 2-4, you still have a chance to get back to .500 over the next few weeks. Start ‘Em […]

Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Week 6

With Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints along with the Jamaal Charles and the Kansas City Chiefs also on bye, Week 6 will show just exactly how your team performs without a couple super stars. Here are some players you can add or start to get through the next week. Start ‘Em Brian Hoyer (vs. […]

Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Week 5

After the quarter pole, most teams now that it could be a quality season or it could be a long season depending on your record. There is still plenty of time to improve, but it’s Week 5 that could your season around. A winning streak starting now will go a long way to earn you […]

Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Week 4

It’s time to get this fantasy season rolling with almost the quarter point of the season already upon us. Even with the six teams on byes this week, there are still plenty of options to choose from and it still should be a good week even if you are 1-2 or 0-3. Here are some […]

Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Week 3

Another great set of games on the schedule this week, but it might be time to throw in the towel if you are 0-2, depending on how your team is looking with the string of recent injuries and off-the-field issues. However, there are several players who are worthy to start this week even if they […]

Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Week 2

With Week 1 in the books, some players stepped up and some players laid a complete goose egg for your fantasy team. Sure, it’s not time to panic, but there is some reason for alarm after starting 0-1. Below are some choices to start or sit based on matchups. Start ‘Em Jake Locker (vs. Dallas): The Cowboys […]

Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Week 1

Football is finally back as Thursday is the opening night of the 2014-15 NFL season. There are no players in this game who are on this list, so no need to worry about your Thursday players. Well, unless you really don’t have a choice. Start ‘Em Nick Foles (vs. Jacksonville): That’s right. Foles is now the full-time […]

Week 9 Waiver-Wire Pickups: Lonnie Chisenhall, Garrett Jones Making Some Noise

With 50 games in the books for most squads, it might be time to give some players a short leash with other options on the waiver wire. From starting pitching to the hot corner, here are some options to look to add this week and moving forward. All stats via ESPN.com as of Monday, May […]

Week 8 Waiver-Wire Pickups: Seth Smith, Yangervis Solarte Showing Pop

The MLB season has reached the quarter pole and that means it is time to find the fill-ins for all the ailing players in baseball after 40 or so contests. There are plenty of power bats out there, but only a few can really make a difference. As for pitching, there are some names that […]

Week 6 Waiver-Wire Pickups: Nick Markakis, Mark Teixeira on the Rise

With a little over a month gone in the regular season, it might be time to start accessing the waiver wire and picking up players on the rise before its too late. Players such as Mark Teixeira and even Nick Markakis are startling to fly off the shelves in most leagues, so, including them, who […]

State of the Celtics: Rondo to Provide Color Commentary, 10 Games Remain in “Tank” Season

With only 10 games left in the regular season, the Boston Celtics have lost three straight and eight of their last nine contests, including two straight to the Toronto Raptors this past week. The last win came against the Miami Heat, who the Celtics have beaten twice in three meetings this year. However, LeBron James […]

State of the Celtics: Rondo coming on strong, Babb gets second contract

The Boston Celtics have been streaky of late over the past two weeks. After two loses at home to the Indiana Pacers and the Golden State Warriors, they won two against the Brooklyn  and the Detroit Pistons at the Garden. The Celtics have lost two in a row, including a close game at the Pacers […]

State of the Celtics: Rondo’s Birthday Party, Celtics Struggles Continue

After a lackluster trade deadline, the Boston Celtics have continued to struggle with a 1-4 record since the All-Star break, including an 0-4 west coast trip. The Celtics now stand at 20-39 and are currently the fifth worst team in the NBA. Rondo skips game for birthday Rajon Rondo may be the “star” on this […]

State of the Celtics: Green team finally clicking, Chris Johnson signs multi-year deal

The Boston Celtics have won four of their last six contests, but lost their final game before the All-Star break against the San Antonio Spurs last night at TD Garden, 104-92. The Celtics will not play again until February 19th to play the Phoenix Suns to begin a four-game road trip. Celtics starting to win […]