Hassan Whiteside Dominates Daily Fantasy on 11/7... Cedi Osman Crushes DFS Owners

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Hassan Whiteside (MIA 29 pts, 20 reb, 2 ast, 9 blk) had 78 FPs and delivered +$10416 over his $8600 salary. The SportsLine Projection Model gave Whiteside an A Rating as one of the top values in yesterday's slate. He benefited from both more usage (31.4) and more minutes (32) than normal (avg usage 22, avg minutes 28). Whiteside shot well from the field (10-18, 9-11 FT). His 53 FPs (reb, ast, blk, stl, minus turnovers) was well above his average of 24.4 fantasy points. His next game (IND@MIA) is on 11/9. Check out for updates, but our current projection is for him to have a below average game.

Omari Spellman (ATL 18 pts, 10 reb, 4 ast, 3 blk, 1 stl) had 46 FPs and delivered +$7513 over his $3700 salary. There was nothing out of the ordinary in terms of his usage or minutes played. Spellman shot well from the field (6-11). His 30 FPs (reb, ast, blk, stl, minus turnovers) was well above his average of 10.4 fantasy points. His next game (DET@ATL) is on 11/9. Based on latest projections, he is expected to deliver another better than average performance.

Victor Oladipo (IND 36 pts, 6 reb, 7 ast, 3 blk, 2 stl) had 66.5 FPs and delivered +$7318 over his $8900 salary. The SportsLine Projection Model gave Oladipo an A Rating as one of the top values in yesterday's slate. His usage was up from an average of 30.8% to 39.1 in this game (vs PHI). Oladipo took more shots from the field than usual (14-30, 4-6 FT). He had 32 FPs from rebounds + assists + blocks + steals - turnovers and he averages 17.1. He does not play again until 11/9. Based on latest projections, he is expected to deliver another better than average performance.

Taj Gibson (MIN 16 pts, 11 reb, 3 ast, 3 stl) needed 20.1 FPs too live up to his $4900 salary, and he went on to have 40.5 fantasy points. There was nothing out of the ordinary in terms of his usage or minutes played. Gibson averages 8.8 FGAs but in this game he shot 6-14. He had 27 FPs from rebounds + assists + blocks + steals - turnovers and he averages 13.4. He does not play again until 11/9. He is projected to have 22.9 FPs in this game.

Anthony Davis (NO 32 pts, 15 reb, 7 ast, 4 blk, 1 stl) was priced at $11800 and based on the active 11/7 pool, he delivered 20.1 more FPs than his salary 'expected'. The SportsLine Projection Model gave Davis an A Rating as one of the top values in yesterday's slate. His usage was up from an average of 27% to 34.6 in this game (vs CHI). Davis shot well from the field (13-24, 4-7 FT). He had 40 FPs from rebounds + assists + blocks + steals - turnovers and he averages 28.3. He does not play again until 11/10. He is currently projected to have a better than average game once again.

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Cedi Osman (CLE 0 pts, 1 reb, 0 ast) needed 24.2 FPs too live up to his $5900 salary, but he went on to only have 1 fantasy points. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Osman. His game usage (7) and minutes (6) were under his average usage of 19.8% in 31 minutes. His next game is 11/10 and you may want to consider him based on our current projection which as him bouncing back with a better than average game.

At $5000 Josh Okogie (MIN 0 pts, 2 reb, 0 ast) needed to have 20.5 FPs to breakeven, but only had 1 FPs. SportsLine anticipated a bad performance with a FADE recommendation in its Cheat Sheet. Both his usage (14.6) and minutes (12) were below normal (avg usage 17.7, avg minutes 26).

At $9200 Nikola Jokic (DEN 4 pts, 7 reb, 4 ast, 3 stl) needed to have 37.7 FPs to breakeven, but only had 20 FPs. His usage rate and minutes played were in line with his normal levels. 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.

At $6000 Paul Millsap (DEN 2 pts, 3 reb, 1 ast, 1 stl) needed to have 24.6 FPs to breakeven, but only had 7.5 FPs. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Millsap. Fewer minutes, 20, as opposed to lower usage rate in this game (vs MEM) was the issue. He averages 26 minutes. Millsap averages 11.7 FGAs but in this game he had only 7 FGAs (1-7 FG). He was 65 under his normal non-scoring fantasy production (6 FPs).

Darren Collison (IND 0 pts, 1 reb, 1 ast, 1 stl) needed 20.5 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 4.5. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Collison. Both his usage (9.6) and minutes (18) were below normal (avg usage 16.3, avg minutes 26).

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Hassan Whiteside (MIA 29 pts, 20 reb, 2 ast, 9 blk) needed 35.6 FPs too live up to his $7800 salary, and he went on to have 76 fantasy points. His usage (31.4) and minutes (32) were higher than his average usage of 22 and avg minutes of 28. Whiteside shot well from the field (10-18, 9-11 FT). He had 46 FPs from rebounds + assists + blocks + steals - turnovers and he averages 23.

Omari Spellman (ATL 18 pts, 10 reb, 4 ast, 3 blk, 1 stl) needed 16 FPs too live up to his $3500 salary, and he went on to have 47.5 fantasy points. There was nothing out of the ordinary in terms of his usage or minutes played. Spellman shot well from the field (6-11). His 26 FPs (reb, ast, blk, stl, minus turnovers) was well above his average of 9.9 fantasy points.

Victor Oladipo (IND 36 pts, 6 reb, 7 ast, 3 blk, 2 stl) needed 39.7 FPs too live up to his $8700 salary, and he went on to have 65.5 fantasy points. The SportsLine Projection Model gave Oladipo an A Rating as one of the top values in yesterday's slate. His usage was up from an average of 30.8% to 39.1 in this game (vs PHI). Oladipo averages 17.2 FGAs but in this game he shot 14-30, 4-6 FT. His non-scoring fantasy production (28 FPs) was 171 % higher than normal.

Taj Gibson (MIN 16 pts, 11 reb, 3 ast, 3 stl) had 43.2 FPs and delivered +$4948 over his $4500 salary. There was nothing out of the ordinary in terms of his usage or minutes played. Gibson averages 8.8 FGAs but in this game he shot 6-14. His non-scoring fantasy production (24 FPs) was 187 % higher than normal.

Anthony Davis (NO 32 pts, 15 reb, 7 ast, 4 blk, 1 stl) owners made a +$4226 profit and got +19.3 more fantasy points than expected at a $11500 price. His usage was up from an average of 27% to 34.6 in this game (vs CHI). Davis had a good shooting night (13-24, 4-7 FT). He had 37 FPs from rebounds + assists + blocks + steals - turnovers and he averages 26.

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Cedi Osman (CLE 0 pts, 1 reb, 0 ast) needed 23.7 FPs too live up to his $5200 salary, but he went on to only have 1.2 fantasy points. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Osman. Both his usage (7) and minutes (6) were below normal (avg usage 19.8, avg minutes 31).

At $8900 Nikola Jokic (DEN 4 pts, 7 reb, 4 ast, 3 stl) needed to have 40.6 FPs to breakeven, but only had 21.8 FPs. His usage rate and minutes played were in line with his normal levels.

Tyus Jones (MIN 0 pts, 1 reb, 3 ast) needed 22.4 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 5.2. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Jones. His game usage (10.9) and minutes (12) were under his average usage of 15.4% in 20 minutes.

Josh Okogie (MIN 0 pts, 2 reb, 0 ast) needed 19.2 fantasy points to keep up with the rest of the night's pool, so he came up well short with 2. SportsLine anticipated a bad performance with a FADE recommendation in its Cheat Sheet. His game usage (14.6) and minutes (12) were under his average usage of 17.7% in 26 minutes.

Kevin Knox (NY 0 pts, 0 reb, 1 ast) owners took a $-3591 loss and got 16.4 fewer fantasy points than expected at his $3800 price. SportsLine anticipated a bad performance with a FADE recommendation in its Cheat Sheet. He only played 9 minutes in this game (vs ATL). He averages 14. His next game is 11/10 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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