The Golden State Warriors 23-0 start is on the line in Boston tonight and while NBA will fans will be distracted by that game, savvy daily fantasy NBA players should be looking at the 11-game Friday night slate as a good chance to cash in.
FanDuel has a Friday night contest with a $300,000 guarantee and just a $2 buy-in and first place pays $25,000. Sign-up for FanDuel here and earn a 100% bonus on your initial deposit (up to $200).
Putting your FanDuel NBA team together is relatively easy. You’re going to need two point guards, two shooting guards, two small forwards, two power forwards and just one center. That’s nine players and you have a $60,000 salary cap giving you an average spend per player of $6,666.
The FanDuel scoring system is easy for the novice player to understand.
- 3 PT FG: 3pts
- 2 PT FG: 2pts
- Made Free Throw: 1pt
- Rebound: 1.2pts
- Assist: 1.5pts
- Block: 2pts
- Steal: 2pts
- Turnover: -1pt
Top FanDuel scoring NBA players in action Friday by position
(PG) Russell Westbrook (OKC) 50.2 FPPG ($10,800)
(SG) Eric Bledsoe (PHX) 37.9 FPPG ($8,600)
(SF) LeBron James (CLE) 46.1 FPPG ($10,400)
(PF) Anthony Davis (NO) 44.9 FPPG ($11,000)
(C) Andre Drummond (LAC) 43.8 FPPG (9,300)
Complete Friday Night NBA Schedule
Oklahoma City Thunder
San Antonio Spurs
Golden St. Warriors
New Orleans Pelicans
Portland Trail Blazers