Fantasy basketball has become a popular way for fans to stay engaged with the NBA season. As with any fantasy sport, it’s important to have a good understanding of the stats that matter most. Here are the top 20 NBA fantasy stats to research and what their definitions are. All of these statistics are built in to our daily NBA Projection models that are used to build successful lineups for DraftKings and FanDuel.
In conclusion, understanding these 20 stats is crucial for anyone who wants to excel at fantasy basketball. While some of these stats are more basic than others, all of them contribute to a player’s overall value. By researching these stats and using them to inform your draft picks and in-season roster moves, you’ll be well on your way to fantasy basketball success.
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