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NBA DFS Picks Today 2/1/24

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NBA DFS Picks Today 2/1/24 Advice for Fanduel and DraftKings Advice can be used for the 4 games today.  FantasyTeamAdvisors is very excited to be able to provide you with some NBA content once again. Let’s dig in!

Make sure to also check out all the Vegas Odds for today’s slate. You can also read more DFS advice and lineup picks for sites like FanDuel, DraftKings, and other sports, too. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to hit me up on Twitter @advisors_team

 

NBA DFS Picks Today 2/1/24


 

Any time there are 5+ games we will have 3 Top, 3 Mid, and 3 Value Picks at each position. Any time there are less than 5 we will have 5 Plays at each position with our projections for them.

 

NBA DFS Picks Today 2/1/24

 

Los Angeles Lakers (114.8) vs. Boston Celtics (125.8) – Game Total: 240.5 – Time: 7:30 PM ET

Key MatchupLeBron James (LAL) vs. Jayson Tatum (BOS)

LeBron is a top choice with an impressive 49.8 FP/G recently, indicating high usage.

Tatum counters with a 47.9 FP/G, capitalizing on his scoring and rebounding abilities.

 

Lakers Insights:

D’Angelo Russell’s recent surge in minutes (30.8 MIN/G) and fantasy points (32.7 FP/G) makes him a viable pick.

Austin Reaves, although experiencing a slight dip, remains a decent value play.

 

Celtics Dynamics:

Jrue Holiday offers steady production (31.0 FP/G), serving as a reliable option.

Derrick White, despite a recent decrease in points, could benefit from the high-paced Lakers’ defense.

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Indiana Pacers (118.5) vs. New York Knicks (122.5) – Game Total: 241.0 – Time: 7:30 PM ET

Key Players:

Tyrese Haliburton (IND) stands out with a substantial 52.8 FP/G, driven by high usage and scoring.

Jalen Brunson (NYK) counters with 43.8 FP/G, indicating strong playmaking and scoring.

 

Pacers Analysis:

Buddy Hield‘s recent dip in performance makes him a risky choice, but his 3-point shooting can be pivotal.

Myles Turner offers a solid presence in the paint, averaging 33.0 FP/G.

 

Knicks Considerations:

Josh Hart and Obi Toppin are intriguing mid-range options, both showing capability in contributing across multiple categories.

Isaiah Hartenstein, though experiencing a slight decline, remains an impactful center choice.

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Memphis Grizzlies – Time: 8:00 PM ET

Cavaliers Outlook:

Darius Garland‘s consistent performance (35.7 FP/G) makes him a primary option for DFS.

Evan Mobley, despite recent struggles, can provide value with his defensive prowess.

Grizzlies Strategy:

Scotty Pippen Jr. offers a budget-friendly option with a moderate increase in minutes and fantasy points.

Jaren Jackson stands out as a high-impact player, combining scoring with defensive stats.

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Philadelphia 76ers vs. Utah Jazz – Time: 10:00 PM ET

76ers Analysis:

Tyrese Maxey, experiencing a recent dip, still presents a high ceiling due to his scoring ability.

Tobias Harris, despite a decrease in recent games, can contribute effectively, especially in the absence of key players.

Jazz Dynamics:

Kris Dunn offers a value pick, with a steady increase in minutes and fantasy points.

Lauri Markkanen, maintaining solid numbers, is a top forward option with his scoring and rebounding skills.

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Notable Bench Players

Lakers’ BenchRui Hachimura and Jarred Vanderbilt are economical choices, each showing the potential for a high return on a small investment.

Celtics’ DepthAl Horford‘s veteran presence and all-around contributions make him a savvy pick.

Pacers’ OptionsAndrew Nembhard and Bennedict Mathurin provide scoring off the bench, valuable in a potentially high-scoring affair.

Knicks’ RotationPrecious Achiuwa‘s rebounding and defensive stats could be key in DFS lineups.

In conclusion, today’s NBA slate offers a mix of high-profile stars and value picks. Pay close attention to the key matchups and potential game scripts to maximize your DFS points.



 

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