Brad Richter

Brad Richter

NFL, NBA, MLB Correspondent
Twitter @rotopilot
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Bio

Growing up, I was always intrigued with stats, from the back of baseball, football and basketball cards to playing dice rolling simulation games, while tracking the stats for the players on my team. My fantasy sports obsession began in college running fantasy football leagues with friends and has expanded into playing in both fantasy baseball and fantasy basketball leagues, and most recently Daily Fantasy Sports. I consider myself a “stats guy” by nature and lean on data to back up my advice and analysis of strategy techniques and player evaluations. That said, I have also always felt that sometimes you must go with a gut instinct based on things you have seen watching players play, even when the numbers don’t back it up. I feel that it is this mix of analysis that leads to the most successful formula when competing in fantasy sports. I am married and have twin boys who I am raising to be sports and fantasy junkies just like me.


Articles From Brad

As I mentioned last Tuesday, this is the time of the year in the NBA season where you need to keep your focus on players that play for teams that are fighting for the playoffs when building your...

Tis the season for the NBA to get a little crazy when it comes to building DFS lineups on a nightly basis, as we have entered the time of year where there is an increase in late scratches due...

Tuesday features a nice five-game slate which could quickly turn into a two or three-game slate if the winter storm that is on the East Coast escalates. You know it is a threat if FanDuel even...

Another mini three-game slate of NBA action on Tuesday night forces me to take more of a GPP mentality to lineup construction which actually has me looking to fade Russell Westbrook. Bear with...

Where are all the injuries and player resting? Of course, things can change as the day goes on but as it stands right now Tuesday night's six-game NBA slate could be the slate with the least...

It's Valentine's Day, but the NBA isn't bringing much love to the court on Tuesday with only three games on the slate and Kevin Love expected to sit out with a knee injury. However, we do still...

Following up a big 11-game slate on Monday, we are provided with only a mini three-game slate of NBA action on Tuesday night. Very small slates like we have Tuesday require a different mindset...

Tuesday night features a solid six-game slate of NBA action that features only one team playing the second game of a back-to-back (Kings) and all six games with a Vegas total of 211 or higher....

Latest News From Brad

Wed, Mar 29th 1:06pm EDT |

Thaddeus Young made 7-of-15 shots from the field for 14 points in the Pacers' 115-114 loss to the Timberwolves on Tuesday. He also chipped in with four rebounds, two assists and a steal in 32 minutes of playing time.

Wed, Mar 29th 12:58pm EDT |

Paul George did what he could to try to lead the Pacers to a victory on Tuesday scoring 37 points on 12-of-21 shooting but fell short in a 115-114 loss to the Timberwolves. George also had seven rebounds, two assists and four steals in his 39 minutes of action.

Wed, Mar 29th 11:53am EDT |

Domingo Santana went 1-for-3 with a RBI double to start the scoring for the Brewers in the first inning of their 13-12 win over the Indians on Tuesday in Spring Training action.

Wed, Mar 29th 9:50am EDT |

Malcolm Brogdon posted a double-double on Tuesday with 14 points and 10 assists in the Bucks' 118-108 victory over the Hornets in Charlotte. Brogdon hit 6-of-7 shots including both of his shot from beyond the arc in 29 minutes of action.

Wed, Mar 29th 9:43am EDT |

Giannis Antetokounmpo had a solid game on Tuesday scoring 20 points on 8-for-13 shooting including one three-pointer in the Bucks 118-108 victory over the Hornets. He also had eight rebounds, two assists and a steal in his team-high 39 minutes played.

Wed, Mar 29th 9:37am EDT |

Khris Middleton who was limited earlier in the day on Tuesday with an illness was able to take the court and play 35 minutes in the Bucks' 118-108 victory over the Hornets. However, his illness may have affected his play as he shot just 4-for-12 from the field while missing all five of his three-point attempts. He was able to knock down 6-of-7 from the line to finish with 14 points.

Wed, Mar 29th 9:31am EDT |

Tony Snell scored a career-high 26 points on 10-of-14 shooting including hitting 4-of-8 from three-point range in the Bucks 118-108 victory over the Hornets. Snell also sunk both of his free throws, grabbed three rebounds and handed out an assist in his 31 minutes of action.

Tue, Mar 28th 2:06pm EDT | Tom Haudricourt on Twitter

According to Brewers' manager Craig Counsell, catcher Andrew Susac will likely begin the season on the DL.

Tue, Mar 28th 1:58pm EDT | Adam McCalvy on Twitter

Manny Pina has made the Brewers opening day roster with a strong Spring Training batting .422 (19-for-45) with four homers and 13 RBI.

Tue, Mar 28th 1:46pm EDT | C. Trent Rosecrans on Twitter

The Cincinnati Reds have claimed former Brewers infielder Scooter Gennett off of waivers.

Mon, Mar 27th 10:01am EDT |

Malcolm Brogdon scored 14 points on 5-for-11 shooting in the Bucks 109-94 loss to the Bulls on Sunday. Brogdon finished out his stat line with four rebounds, four assists and two steals in 30 minutes.

Mon, Mar 27th 9:55am EDT |

Khris Middleton struggled from the field making just 6-of-17 including 2-of-6 from three-point range on his way to 14 points. He also chipped in for fantasy owners with six rebounds, two assists and four steals in 35 minutes during a loss to the Bulls on Sunday.

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