CJ McCollum Delivers Over $21.2 in DFS Profit... Giannis Antetokounmpo Struggles with 35 DK points

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CJ McCollum (POR 40 pts, 5 reb, 6 ast, 4 stl) needed 24.8 FPs too live up to his $6700 salary, and he went on to have 64 fantasy points. He benefited from both more usage (36.3) and more minutes (36) than normal (avg usage 23.2, avg minutes 32). McCollum shot 65.4% from the field (17-26). His non-scoring fantasy production (25 FPs) was 14 FPs higher than normal. His next game (LAC@POR) is on 11/8. He is projected to have 32.7 FPs in this game.

Otto Porter Jr. (WAS 19 pts, 6 reb, 5 ast, 2 blk, 2 stl) had 44.5 FPs and delivered +$5955 over his $6100 salary. More minutes, 38, as opposed to more usage in this game (vs DAL) was a key driver of his extra production. He averages 30 minutes. Porter Jr. shot well from the field (7-12). His non-scoring fantasy production (27 FPs) was 12 FPs higher than normal. His next game (WAS@ORL) is on 11/9. He is projected to have 27.2 FPs in this game.

Evan Turner (POR 16 pts, 11 reb, 4 ast, 1 stl) owners made a +$5332 profit and got +19.7 more fantasy points than expected at a $4400 price. The SportsLine Projection Model gave Turner an A Rating as one of the top values in yesterday's slate. More minutes, 32, as opposed to more usage in this game (vs MIL) was a key driver of his extra production. He averages 25 minutes. Turner shot 58.3% from the field (7-12). His 22 FPs (reb, ast, blk, stl, minus turnovers) was well above his average of 11.5 fantasy points. His next game (LAC@POR) is on 11/8. Check out for updates, but our current projection is for him to have a below average game.

Harrison Barnes (DAL 19 pts, 13 reb, 3 ast, 2 stl) owners made a +$4954 profit and got +18.3 more fantasy points than expected at a $6000 price. He was rated as a good 'B Value' by Sportsline. His average usage is 19.8% and it was up to 24.2 in this game (vs WAS). He had 24 FPs from rebounds + assists + blocks + steals - turnovers and he averages 10.9. He is expected to play again today (DAL@UTA) and his salary is $5.1K. You can check out the SportsLine FanDuel Cheat Sheet if you want to get his latest FanDuel projection and the Computer's Optimal Lineup.

Marvin Williams (CHA 20 pts, 8 reb, 1 ast, 1 stl) needed 14.4 FPs too live up to his $3900 salary, and he went on to have 30.5 fantasy points. SportsLine accurately rated Williams as a Strong Play yesterday. His usage (24.9) and minutes (27) were higher than his average usage of 13.4 and avg minutes of 23. Williams shot well from the field (8-14). He does not play again until 11/9. While subject to change, he is currently projected to have a below average game.

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Deandre Ayton (PHO 15 pts, 13 reb, 3 ast) needed 31.4 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 16.5. There was nothing out of the ordinary in terms of his usage or minutes played. Ayton did not have a very good shooting night (6-17 FG. He had only 16 FPs from non-scoring stats and he averages 20.7.

T.J. Warren (PHO 0 pts, 3 reb, 0 ast, 1 stl) needed 19.9 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 6. His game usage (16.8) and minutes (13) were under his average usage of 22.4% in 23 minutes.

Damian Lillard (POR 13 pts, 6 reb, 3 ast, 1 blk) needed 37.3 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 24.5. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Lillard. His averages usage of 27.1% was higher than his game usage of 21.4% in this game (vs MIL). Lillard shot just 33.3% from the field (5-15). He had only 13 FPs from non-scoring stats and he averages 15.8. His next game is 11/8 and you may want to consider him based on our current projection which as him bouncing back with a better than average game.

Giannis Antetokounmpo (MIL 23 pts, 9 reb, 6 ast) needed 47.3 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 35. SportsLine anticipated a bad performance with a FADE recommendation in its Cheat Sheet. There was nothing out of the ordinary in terms of his usage or minutes played. His next game is 11/8 and you may want to consider him based on our current projection which as him bouncing back with a better than average game.

Markieff Morris (WAS 4 pts, 1 reb, 3 ast) needed 19.6 FPs too live up to his $5300 salary, but he went on to only have 7.5 fantasy points. He only played 22 minutes in this game (vs DAL). He averages 26. Morris had a bad shooting night (2-8). He was 69 under his normal non-scoring fantasy production (4 FPs).

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CJ McCollum (POR 40 pts, 5 reb, 6 ast, 4 stl) was priced at $6200 and based on the active 11/6 pool, he was worth $7891 more than his salary. He benefited from both more usage (36.3) and more minutes (36) than normal (avg usage 23.2, avg minutes 32). McCollum shot well from the field (17-26). He had 22 FPs from rebounds + assists + blocks + steals - turnovers and he averages 11.3.

Otto Porter Jr. (WAS 19 pts, 6 reb, 5 ast, 2 blk, 2 stl) needed 23.5 FPs too live up to his $5100 salary, and he went on to have 44.5 fantasy points. More minutes, 38, as opposed to more usage in this game (vs DAL) was a key driver of his extra production. He averages 30 minutes. Porter Jr. had a good shooting night (7-12). His 23 FPs (reb, ast, blk, stl, minus turnovers) was well above his average of 14 fantasy points.

Harrison Barnes (DAL 19 pts, 13 reb, 3 ast, 2 stl) owners made a +$4326 profit and got +19.9 more fantasy points than expected at a $5500 price. He was rated as a good 'B Value' by Sportsline. His usage was up from an average of 19.8% to 24.2 in this game (vs WAS). His non-scoring fantasy production (24 FPs) was 221 % higher than normal. His next game is today (DAL@UTA) and his salary is $5.3K. The DraftKings Cheat Sheet will tell you if he is a good value again today and he is in the Optimal Lineup.

Evan Turner (POR 16 pts, 11 reb, 4 ast, 1 stl) owners made a +$3848 profit and got +17.7 more fantasy points than expected at a $4900 price. His extra time on court (32 minutes), and not increased per minute usage (vs MIL) was the key driver of his extra Fantasy production. He averages 25 minutes. Turner shot well from the field (7-12). His 22 FPs (reb, ast, blk, stl, minus turnovers) was well above his average of 11.3 fantasy points.

Marvin Williams (CHA 20 pts, 8 reb, 1 ast, 1 stl) was priced at $3700 and based on the active 11/6 pool, he delivered 17 more FPs than his salary 'expected'. SportsLine accurately rated Williams as a Strong Play yesterday. His usage (24.9) and minutes (27) were higher than his average usage of 13.4 and avg minutes of 23. Williams shot well from the field (8-14).

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Giannis Antetokounmpo (MIL 23 pts, 9 reb, 6 ast) needed 58 FPs too live up to his $12600 salary, but he went on to only have 40.2 fantasy points. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Antetokounmpo. His usage rate and minutes played were in line with his normal levels.

T.J. Warren (PHO 0 pts, 3 reb, 0 ast, 1 stl) needed 23 FPs too live up to his $5000 salary, but he went on to only have 5.8 fantasy points. Both his usage (16.8) and minutes (13) were below normal (avg usage 22.4, avg minutes 23).

Damian Lillard (POR 13 pts, 6 reb, 3 ast, 1 blk) owners took a $-3630 loss and got 16.7 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $9600 price. His usage was down from an average of 27.1% to 21.4 in this game (vs MIL). Lillard shot just 33.3% from the field (5-15). His non-scoring fantasy production (13 FPs) was well below his average (16.1 FPs).

At $5300 Markieff Morris (WAS 4 pts, 1 reb, 3 ast) needed to have 24.4 FPs to breakeven, but only had 8.8 FPs. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Morris. He only played 22 minutes in this game (vs DAL). He averages 26. Morris shot poorly from the field (2-8. He had only 5 FPs from non-scoring stats and he averages 12.4.

Kelly Oubre Jr. (WAS 6 pts, 2 reb, 1 ast) needed 22.5 FPs too live up to his $4900 salary, but he went on to only have 10 fantasy points. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Oubre Jr.. His usage rate and minutes played were in line with his normal levels. Oubre Jr. had a bad shooting night (3-10). He was 51 under his normal non-scoring fantasy production (4 FPs). His next game is 11/9 and you may want to consider him based on our current projection which as him bouncing back with a better than average game.

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