At Win Daily, our motto is to “change your game and change your life.” Sure, we want to help you win that big DFS tournament. But we want you to have a greater enjoyment of Daily Fantasy Sports while you are doing it. Along the way, you also may learn some life lessons and gain some perspectives you may have never considered before.
Jason has been a successful entrepreneur his whole life. Jason has been a professional, top-ranked Daily Fantasy Player on FanDuel and DraftKings for more than seven years. He has won FanDuel’s $155,555 King of the Diamond competition and placed second in DraftKings’ Fantasy Basketball World Championship earning him $300,000. Jason has been a finalist at multiple live fantasy sports championships, and he recently achieved the one-million-dollar milestone for entry fees at DraftKings. From this experience, Jason developed Win Daily Inc. to help others succeed at playing Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) and winning at the game of life. He owns and operates windailysports.com, which supports the DFS community with resources such as tools, projection models, in-depth written analysis and podcasts, plus much more.
Nick is an Illinois State University Alumn and a die-hard Chicago White Sox fan. Been playing DFS for over 8 years specifically NFL and MLB. Nick is the NFL Content Director at Win Daily Sports and enjoys a well-balanced and disciplined bankroll management angle when playing DFS. Nick is the creator of the AETY NFL Projection model and has been know to crush NFL DFS Slates. Whether it’s locking in your optimal cash-game lineup or leveraging the field ownership to get an edge in GPP’s, Nick is our go-to-guy for everything on the gridiron. Feel free to reach out to him directly on Twitter @StixPicks at any time!
Raised in Chicago’s Rogers Park neighborhood, Mike’s first real job was as a hot dog vendor at Wrigley Field and Comiskey Park in 1969. After a stint in the military and several jobs with the City of Chicago, Mike capitalized on his talent for serving hot food and spicy sports talk and opened his hot dog stand, Be-Be’s, in 1985. Among Mike’s frequent customers was the staff of Diamond Broadcasting, owners of WXRT-FM and WSBC-AM. In 1992 after suggesting the idea of a sports station to the owners, the first Chicago-based sports radio station, The Score Sports Radio 820, was born. Mike was offered a job to host a radio show with former Chicago Bear, Dan Jiggetts, and soon they became “The Monsters of the Midday”, delivering a unique brand of opinionated, street-smart, sports talk to Chicago sports fans. Their success was immediate and well-received as their show and the station thrived. Mike has now been in radio and TV broadcasting for 29 years with numerous awards, including two Emmy’s and winning radio host of the year four times. Mike has been handicapping sports for over 25 years, and currently co-hosts, a gambling show, “The Odds Couple” with Carmen DeFalco on ESPN1000 Chicago, new radio home of the White Sox. Mike also co-hosts “The Mike North Advantage”, a weekly gambling podcast, with Aldo Gandia on the Bearsbarroom radio network.
David Meltzer is the Co-Founder of Sports 1 Marketing and formerly served as CEO of the renowned Leigh (“Lee”) Steinberg Sports & Entertainment agency, which was the inspiration for the movie Jerry Maguire. David has been recognized by Variety Magazine as their Sports Humanitarian of the Year and awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor. He is also the Executive Producer of the brand-new Bloomberg and Amazon Prime television series 2 Minute Drill. His life’s mission is to empower OVER 1 BILLION people to be happy! This simple yet powerful mission has led him on an incredible journey to provide one thing…VALUE. In all his content, and communication that’s exactly what you’ll receive. As part of that mission, for the past 20 years, he’s been providing free weekly trainings to empower others to empower others to be happy.
Sia Nejad is a 20-year veteran of fantasy sports and began creating fantasy content for one of the first daily fantasy sports sites, fantazzle.com. He is an avid DFS player and year-long fantasy player and his fantasy football acumen has been referenced on ESPN’s The Dan LeBatard show. He has also appeared on CBS Fantasy Football Today. Sia is also an avid sports bettor, handicapper and poker player and recently appeared in his first World Series of Poker Main Event where he cashed. Sia is also an attorney who has contributed legal analysis to various media outlets including content related to the NFL Concussion lawsuit.
William joined Win Daily out of a Tech, Marketing and Entrepreneurship Background in October 2019.
Nicholas Di Tommaso “Ghost” has been playing daily fantasy sports for five years, in addition to his season-long expertise across various sports. He has since set out to combine his passions of finance and sports to successfully become a professional DFS player. Nick loves a healthy balance of both cash games and tournament play, but prefers the latter, especially in NFL and NBA, where he mostly plays single entry GPPs and 3-max tournaments. The Montreal, Canada native is looking to put WinDaily on the map by representing the North of the border in all fields, specifically NBA, NFL, NHL and MLB, along with other Canadian staff members
Rich Masana is a daily fantasy player who plays on DraftKings under the username “JetsFan303” and on FanDuel under the username “JetsFan3032”. Rich has many major take downs in MLB, NHL, and Soccer! Rich is ranked in the top 4% of all DFS players according to Rotogrinders.com.
Scott Engel is a 20-plus year veteran of the Fantasy Sports industry and an inaugural member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association’s Hall of Fame. He is a four-time FSWA award winner and nine-time finalist. He won the CBS SportsLine Hall of Fame Award for his longstanding service and was a featured Fantasy analyst for ESPN.com. Scott is a longtime and award-winning host on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio. He was the Managing Director and driving content force behind RotoExperts.com for more than a decade and helped launch the FNTSY Sports Network.
Capper Steve is a featured Win daily handicapper. He is a former professional poker player and highly successful DFS cash game competitor. His career highlights include winning 10 of 13 wagers during the 2018 NFL playoffs and correctly predicting and successfully wagering on the last three CFB National Champions. He is also very profitable in NBA and NHL wagering and is a dedicated MLB handicapper.
James Rocker is an entrepreneur with a passion for everything technology and business. He started out his career as a cyber security analyst and has over 20 years’ experience in the IT industry. James currently serves as the CEO of a rapidly growing MSP and Cyber Security company in New York. During the day he is overseeing the majority of operations in the company, but by night James is a DFS Professional. He puts a lot of his energy in NFL, MLB, and new found favorites of KBO and LOL. James is a smart thrifty player and understands the game, and the industry very well. During his first season of playing MLB he won his first ticket to a Live MLB Final. And while he didn’t place at that event, you can bet you’ll see him at the top of leaderboards in future contests and the next live final.
Brian Tulloch is an industry veteran who has spent the better part of the last decade building and running fantasy sports and DFS content sites like FanSided Fantasy (Fantasy CPR) and DraftManager and joins the team at Win Daily as the Director of Projections. Brian brings his expertise of MLB & NBA DFS to the team and his daily article "Picks and Pivots" which focuses on the slate strategy and roster construction. Brian is an official member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association (FSWA) and an unofficial member of the Tim Hardaway Fan Club and a firm believer that stacking against Jon Lester every fifth day is the best path to early retirement.
Adam (A Through Z) is a high-stakes DFS player who typically focuses on one main lineup per night, but also dabbles in MME from time to time. He spends most of his time and bankroll on Draftkings with a bit of Fanduel mixed in, and has been a grinder since the early days of the industry in 2013. Adam has half a dozen six-figure GPP wins dating back to early 2018, and has also gone toe to toe with Papa Gates in $10,600 MLB head to heads and lived to tell the tale. He has been a writer and podcaster in the DFS space for 3 years and specializes in NBA, MLB, CSGO, and CoD.
Patrick Scott has been playing fantasy sports for nearly 20 years. 5 years ago he got into DFS for its weekly excitement and clean slate. Few years back leaned more towards golf with a number heavy approach. Created the #InsightSheet on Twitter (@DFSPatrickScott) to help others create their player pool for free. For the last year he has been working with Win Daily Sports to help broaden there reach into the DFS community.
Isaiah Frechette has been playing fantasy sports for over 15 years, and been involved with DFS for the last 10. His love for crunching numbers and enthusiasm for sports has led him to become more serious about his DFS expertise and writing, over the past 3 years. Isaiah has won multiple DFS tournaments, and become a master of bankroll management using cash games. He looks forward to sharing his confident projections and general understanding of DFS strategy through his sports writing, in hopes of making us all better players.
Allan Fabrykant is a seasoned NHL DFS veteran who is an avid Leafs fan and loves helping the average player improve their DFS game. Among other strong wins Allan has taken down major GPP wins with a single entry in a 150 max in late 2019.
Antonio D’ Arcangelis specializes in baseball, football, golf and hoops. He has written for FFToday.com, RotoExperts and Baseball America, to name a few.
Austin Harmon has been in daily fantasy sports for the last six years. He specializes in soccer and NHL, and has had several large GPP wins. Graduating from Ohio University, I currently work as an environmental consultant, and love to spend my free time with my dog and watching sports to find the next edge to help you win in DFS.
Steven Polardi plays DraftKings GPP golf and NFL under the name sicilykid. Using metrics and data on predictive models to gain an edge on my competition he has taken down several GPP tourneys and placed well enough to make money. Steven served honorably in the Marine Corps, played sports most of his young adult life, played poker professionally, and is now retired to focus on making money in golf.
Mitchell Thoennes a 23-year-old that has been playing daily fantasy sports since the day he turned 18 in 2015 and was still in high school. Two months later got his first large field tournament win in NBA as he was still just a high schooler. Since then he took down the 100K on an NBA slate using DraftKings as a 21-year-old. Currently ranks in the top four percent of DFS players according to RotoGrinders ranking numbers. Mostly a GPP/tournament player that specializes in NBA, MLB, PGA, and NFL in that order, NBA being his strongest sport. He works with numbers every day and including that with his love for sports explains why he has been a DFS player since the day he was able.
Adam has been playing fantasy sports for well over a decade and writing across various sites for the past five years. After a brief stint with retirement, he decided to come back to the scene with the great team at WinDailySports. He wears his sports on his sleeve with a Pittsburgh based tattoo that covers a good portion of his right arm and is a loving husband living with a great doggo named Meeko. When not writing about betting and DFS, he can be found making good barbecue right outside Pittsburgh.
Author of FanDuel NHL, MLB FanDuel, and NFL Daily Fantasy Sports columns. Member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association (FSWA) and Internet Baseball Writers Association of America (IBWAA). Husband, Father, and Baseball Coach. Originally from the Philadelphia area but now reside in Washington, DC.
Matt is a married father of two and a mail carrier. He has been playing fantasy sports since the mid 90's when Yahoo! first added fantasy baseball, and began playing daily fantasy sports in 2015. While he has dabbled in practically every DFS sport offered, Matt specializes in NASCAR and NHL.
As a fantasy sports enthusiast and DFS veteran, Joel has found a niche in capitalizing on unique showdown slates to cash in on 6 figure prizes! You may have seen him as DraftMasterFlex (on DraftKings) at the top of NFL and College Football leaderboards. While new to PGA this season, Joel has cashed for over $100,000 in prizes in his first three weeks playing and took the worst bad beat of the year moving from 1st ($200k) to 2nd ($50k) after the July 2020 Memorial Tournament ended and a meaningless penalty was assessed to Jon Rahm (meaningless to Jon at least).
David has been playing Fantasy sports for over 2 decades and brings his winning ways to Win Daily Sports! He is a 9 year army vet, Aircraft Structural Mechanic, and Small Business owner. But he's here to help you win a bunch of money!
Keith is a James Madison University Alum with a strong allegiance to the NJ Devils and NY Giants. He specializes in NHL betting leveraging his Data Model. He is currently in grad school studying Business Analytics at the University of Virginia.
Justin has been an avid NFL fan since I was 8 years old. Growing up a Jacksonville Jaguars fan in New Jersey was fun because nobody could hate my fandom and they all respected me rooting for a team nobody cared about. Justin plays in 7 fantasy football leagues a year (2 keepers and 1 dynasty) and typically win a few of them. So send over your thoughts/questions about anything football-related!
Andrew has been a father for 7 years, a husband for 9, a lawyer for 13, and a fantasy sports fanatic for 22! His teams are the Mets, Knicks, and Chargers. He specializes in season long fantasy leagues in MLB, NBA, and NFL. Balancing real life and fantasy sports is not always easy but he has managed to be successful throughout both and wishes to share his wisdom and array of 'Dad' jokes.
I'm a recent graduate from Rutgers University. I have experience in journalism and sports betting. In my time at school, sports betting was a primary source of income! I've been betting for about 3 years, and look to keep profiting along with everyone at Win Daily Sports!