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This is not a joke...   My team was down 1 point for the week...I have Thaddeus Young left to play, my opponent has no one...   Thaddeus Young, a man who averages 14.6 points per g

Seriously.   Wowww...i didnt even think about that...such a POS way of doing things. If ppl seriously want to win like this...geez....don't want em in any league im in

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Playoffs becoming more and more like a dream. I can only blame myself really. If I didn't make a couple of retard trades maybe I could've had a better record. 

 

At least my trades worked out quite well in my Roto league...

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I've loved this game for well over a decade now, but really starting to sour on it with all the injuries. Especially with the leagues I play where they're weekly lineups. I would change my league to daily if there was a way to put a cap on games per week, but I don't see an option for it. As mentioned above, it's damn near rare to get a full slate of games. I go into this week thinking I'm in great shape for ROS + playoffs. Then BAM, I lose Wall for the season. BAM, Aaron Gordon's hurt yet again. Then tonight BAM, Giannis is hurt again. This game is starting to suck.

 

I have bad luck most years but this one is getting worse and worse. In another league (though I'm not as hardcore in) I drew the last pick. My #10 and #11? Wall and cousins!!  FML

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On 1/31/2018 at 5:26 PM, nyer01 said:

A guy in my league's first 4 choices are Leonard, Wall, Love and Vucevic ? somehow he is still in the playoffs for now

you want to position yourself to be his opponent come playoff time. If you have to lose on purpose do it lol

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42 minutes ago, Xmantt said:

you want to position yourself to be his opponent come playoff time. If you have to lose on purpose do it lol

Yep haha Vucevic is going to be back, and hopefully kawhi too, but Love and Wall got injured together and have the same timetable (6-8w), which means that in their best case scenario they get back the 1st game of our 2nd round 

 

It's just that I'm not sure he will make the playoffs. Our top 9 teams are very strong and there are just 8 places. His only hope is that the 9th team is coming strong now but had a terrible start (he was dead last for weeks) and the 8th is doing the opposite and now he's drowning

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4 hours ago, Joeklebba said:

My Kyrie Irving somehow bruises his leg a week ago and still can't play. His Giannis turns his ankle and can't put weight on it less than 24 hours ago but is active tonight. Sounds about right.

The reason why he is called greek FREAK

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Might be time for DFS only next year, my season has been absolutely ruined by injuries this year. Kyrie and Whiteside sitting out because of their “injuries” this week is gonna totally flip my matchup and end my season.

 

Part of the fun of fantasy sports is managing injuries and working the waiver wire, but when you can’t field a lineup that is healthy for a full week that aspect of fantasy basketball loses its appeal.

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4 hours ago, Joeklebba said:

Might be time for DFS only next year, my season has been absolutely ruined by injuries this year. Kyrie and Whiteside sitting out because of their “injuries” this week is gonna totally flip my matchup and end my season.

 

Part of the fun of fantasy sports is managing injuries and working the waiver wire, but when you can’t field a lineup that is healthy for a full week that aspect of fantasy basketball loses its appeal.

Try customizing your league to have bigger benches.  Default settings with 13 player rosters is the problem.

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