Tom Williams

Tom Williams

NBA Correspondent
Twitter @ChicagoSports22


Tom Williams is an avid sports fan. Growing up in Chicago, he closely followed the Bears, Bulls, White Sox and Cubs. He often made trips to Wrigley Field and Comiskey Park as a kid to see his favorite players: Ryne Sandberg and Ozzie Guillen. Fantasy Sports arrived in the mid-1990's and Tom was hooked. He has participated in a dynasty football league for more than 15 years, and regularly plays standard and daily fantasy basketball.

Articles From Tom

Welcome to silly season. It's that time of year when the amateurs fret about their tournament brackets, and the professionals are either jockeying for playoff position or planning an early summer...

While the rest of the basketball world ponders what went wrong with their busted brackets, savvy DFS players are picking through an enticing Friday night NBA slate, setting up a winning lineup....

Kawhi Leonard's brilliant performance against the incomparable James Harden and his high-flying Houston Rockets on Monday night was the big story this week. What Leonard did in the final minutes...

The Kevin Durant injury sent a ripple-effect through the fantasy basketball world earlier this week when the Warriors found out he would miss at least the next four weeks, possibly more. Durant...

Navigating the post trade deadline waters in DFS can be challenging, if not downright scary. The DeMarcus Cousins trade really set the tone for the market on Sunday night. And once the dust settled...

The Knicks have been more entertaining off the court than on the court these days. Their next comedy act is against the Nuggets at Madison Square Garden on Friday night in what should prove to...

A rumor popped up recently that the Phoenix Suns offered their 2017 first-round draft pick and a couple players to the Sacramento Kings for DeMarcus Cousins. No trade was consummated, but Cousins...

Rajon Rondo did not make the Friday FanDuel NBA value plays list. You will not find his best friends and teammates, Jimmy Butler or Dwyane Wade, on this list either. There are no Eastern Conference...

Latest News From Tom

Mon, Mar 27th 9:15pm EDT | David Locke on Twitter

DeMarcus Cousins will not play against the Pelicans on Monday night. Dante Cunningham will join the starting lineup.

Mon, Mar 27th 9:09pm EDT | Michael Wallace on Twitter

As expected, the Grizzlies will be without Marc Gasol on Monday night when they take on the Kings.

Mon, Mar 27th 9:05pm EDT | Tony Jones on Twitter

Gordon Hayward is officially out for Monday night's game against the Pelicans. Joe Ingles will start in his place.

Mon, Mar 27th 7:57pm EDT | Sean Cunningham on Twitter

Arron Afflalo will miss the Kings game on Monday night for personal reasons. He is not with the team.

Mon, Mar 27th 7:42pm EDT | Mark Followill on Twitter

Seth Curry will miss Monday night's game against the Thunder due to a shoulder injury.

Mon, Mar 27th 7:10pm EDT | Mark Champion on Twitter

With Carmelo Anthony's return to the starting lineup, Mindaugaus Kuzminskas will move back to the bench after starting his last two games.

Mon, Mar 27th 7:03pm EDT | Mark Champion on Twitter

Reggie Jackson will sit out Monday night's game against the Knicks for rest. Jackson was recently moved to the bench when Ish Smith was moved to the starting lineup.

Mon, Mar 27th 6:38pm EDT | Jason Lloyd on Twitter

Iman Shumpert will miss Monday night's game against the Spurs due to a sore knee. Shumpert also missed Saturday's game for the Cavaliers.

Mon, Mar 27th 6:25pm EDT | Grizzlies PR on Twitter

The Grizzlies are listing Marc Gasol as doubtful for their contest against the Kings on Monday night. Gasol missed Sunday's game with the same ailment.

Mon, Mar 27th 6:03pm EDT | Josh Lewenberg on Twitter

DeMarre Carroll will miss his second straight game with a sore back. P.J. Tucker will get the start in his place.

Mon, Mar 27th 6:01pm EDT | Josh Lewenberg on Twitter

DeMarre Carroll will miss his second straight game due to a sore back on Monday night when the Raptors take on the Magic. P.J. Tucker will start in Carroll's absence.

Mon, Mar 27th 5:56pm EDT | Stefan Bondy on Twitter

Carmelo Anthony returns to the lineup for the Knicks on Monday night when they take on the Pistons. Anthony has missed the last two games with a sore knee.

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