XN Sports http://xnsports.com Sports News, Stats, Opinion, Daily Fantasy advice and more. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 19:44:44 +0000 en-US hourly 1 2/12 Daily Fantasy NHL: Stack the Deck http://xnsports.com/2016/02/12/212-daily-fantasy-nhl-stack-deck/ http://xnsports.com/2016/02/12/212-daily-fantasy-nhl-stack-deck/#respond Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:18:02 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=63786 Welcome to Stack the Deck, where we focus on the key players in action on February 12th across the industry, and determine whether they should be played with a teammate, or ridden individually. Stacking is a common tactic in NHL, with linemates and power play units staying relatively stable throughout the course of a game,

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Daily Fantasy Bastketball: Cheap Advice 2/11/16 http://xnsports.com/2016/02/11/daily-fantasy-bastketball-cheap-advice-21116/ http://xnsports.com/2016/02/11/daily-fantasy-bastketball-cheap-advice-21116/#respond Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:33:44 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=63775 Point Guard Toney Douglas (DK $3000, FD $3500, 17.9 USG) – The final day of NBA DFS before the All Star break leaves a lot to be desired as we only have 2 games to work with.  We’re going to have to scrape near the bottom of the barrel to find any value with such limited

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2/11 Daily Fantasy NHL: Stack the Deck http://xnsports.com/2016/02/11/211-daily-fantasy-nhl-stack-deck/ http://xnsports.com/2016/02/11/211-daily-fantasy-nhl-stack-deck/#respond Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:26:17 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=63776 Welcome to Stack the Deck, where we focus on the key players in action on February 11th across the industry, and determine whether they should be played with a teammate, or ridden individually. Stacking is a common tactic in NHL, with linemates and power play units staying relatively stable throughout the course of a game,

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Daily Fantasy Basketball: Cheap Advice 2/10/16 http://xnsports.com/2016/02/10/daily-fantasy-basketball-cheap-advice-21016/ http://xnsports.com/2016/02/10/daily-fantasy-basketball-cheap-advice-21016/#respond Wed, 10 Feb 2016 20:15:59 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=63766 Point Guard Patrick Beverley (DK $5000, FD $4600, 15.6 USG) – While this slate looks much better than last night as a whole, PG is still a a struggle to find value.  You could try out the Raul Neto thing again since the matchup against NO is perfect but after last night, he’ll be very

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The Men Up North Sports Podcast Episode 15–Super Bowl 50 Post-Game http://xnsports.com/2016/02/10/the-men-up-north-sports-podcast-episode-15-super-bowl-50-post-game/ http://xnsports.com/2016/02/10/the-men-up-north-sports-podcast-episode-15-super-bowl-50-post-game/#respond Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:05:18 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=63763 In a football-heavy episode of The Men Up North Sports’ Podcast, Felipe Melecio and Matthew Bushnell discuss their reactions to Super Bowl 50 and discuss a wide array of topics: –Super Bowl 50 post game reactions –State of the NFL quarterbacks –The importance of post-game press conference –The 2011 NFL Draft: Best Draft Class ever?

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Daily Fantasy Basketball: Cheap Advice 2/9/16 http://xnsports.com/2016/02/09/cheap-advice-2916/ http://xnsports.com/2016/02/09/cheap-advice-2916/#respond Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:52:34 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=63749 Point Guard Raul Neto (DK $3600, FD $3800, 16.9 USG) – There’s 1 game to love and the rest to hate.  That’s the kinda column this is gonna be.  Stack as many Warriors as you can fit and patch up the rest as the day goes on.  The first patch is likely to be Raul

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2/9 Daily Fantasy NHL: Stack the Deck http://xnsports.com/2016/02/09/29-daily-fantasy-nhl-stack-deck/ http://xnsports.com/2016/02/09/29-daily-fantasy-nhl-stack-deck/#respond Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:54:34 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=63753 Welcome to Stack the Deck, where we focus on the key players in action on February 9th across the industry, and determine whether they should be played with a teammate, or ridden individually. Stacking is a common tactic in NHL, with linemates and power play units staying relatively stable throughout the course of a game,

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Cam Newton and the Panthers Swallowed by Unexpected Adversity http://xnsports.com/2016/02/09/cam-newton-panthers-swallowed-unexpected-adversity/ http://xnsports.com/2016/02/09/cam-newton-panthers-swallowed-unexpected-adversity/#respond Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:42:43 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=63746 Winning a football game is not easy. Until Sunday night, the Carolina Panthers had lost a total of one game since the start of 2015 and two since Week 14 of the 2014 season. Collectively, the team emitted the aura of confidence that goes with perennial winners. The Panthers would take the field, play a

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Daily Fantasy Basketball: Cheap Advice 2/8/17 http://xnsports.com/2016/02/08/daily-fantasy-basketball-cheap-advice-2817/ http://xnsports.com/2016/02/08/daily-fantasy-basketball-cheap-advice-2817/#respond Mon, 08 Feb 2016 21:09:46 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=63738 Point Guard Donald Sloan (DK $4400, FD $4300, 16.0 USG) – I think the right way to go about roster construction today is to start with the middle tier options at PG.  I love guys like Derrick Rose, Emmanuel Mudiay, George Hill, Ricky Rubio and Kyrie Irving.  All in great spots and reasonably priced so I

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2/8 Daily Fantasy NHL: Stack the Deck http://xnsports.com/2016/02/08/28-daily-fantasy-nhl-stack-deck/ http://xnsports.com/2016/02/08/28-daily-fantasy-nhl-stack-deck/#respond Mon, 08 Feb 2016 20:25:14 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=63739 Welcome to Stack the Deck, where we focus on the key players in action on February 8th across the industry, and determine whether they should be played with a teammate, or ridden individually. Stacking is a common tactic in NHL, with linemates and power play units staying relatively stable throughout the course of a game,

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