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NBA DFS Primer: Wednesday (10/20)
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by Aaron White
Oct 20, 2021
Joel Embiid

The first full slate of NBA games has arrived. Let’s walk through the most important DFS angles and find some players that can help you set successful lineups.

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Schedule and Odds

  • CHI @ DET (+4.5) O/U: 220
  • IND @ CHA (-2) O/U: 223.5
  • BOS @ NYK (-1.5) O/U: 218.5
  • WAS @ TOR (-2.5) O/U: 218
  • HOU @ MIN (-5.5) O/U: 227.5
  • CLE @ MEM (-7.5) O/U: 216.5
  • PHI @ NOP (+3) O/U: 226.5
  • ORL @ SAS (-5.5) O/U: 212.5
  • OKC @ UTA (-12) O/U: 220.5
  • DEN @ PHO (-6) O/U: 223.5
  • SAC @ POR (-5) O/U: 232.5

Injury Report

Core Plays

Joel Embiid (C – PHI): $10.6K DraftKings, $11K FanDuel
Let’s take advantage of Ben Simmons‘ absence and target a usage increase for last year’s NBA usage leader at a whopping 35.2%. He doesn’t need more usage, but as the saying goes, you can’t have too much of a good thing.

 

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