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Predictions and Power Rankings for 2016 Round 25

The following predictions are based on the ELO ranking system. This system was first used in Chess to calculate the skill level of players and predict the most likely winner. Since soccer can end in a draw, I’m using a modified version of this formula that tries to predict the chance that a team will come away from a match …

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MLSFB 2016 Form Difficulty Charts – Round 25

Here are the Form Difficulty Charts – Round 25 of the 2016 MLS Fantasy season and form breakdown for Home and Away games from 2015 plus the first games of 2016. If you’re not familiar with these charts, I’ll explain below. One early warning, since these charts are based on team form, the accuracy may be off some until more games have …

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Boss’ Breakdown – Round 24

Round 24 saw streaks being broken, rivalries renewed, and plenty of nice goals. If you missed anything, the FMLS talking points of each match are down below! San Jose Earthquakes (1) – (2) Houston Dynamo MOTM – David Horst ($7.3) 9pts Horst has been in the center of Houston’s defensive revival and is always good for an odd goal here …

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11th Hour Transfer Tips – 2016 Round 24

  We’re not far from the 2016 Round 24 kickoff. So if you still need to adjust your roster, now is the time to do it. To help with this, I have assembled a collection of tips from around the web that I hope people will find useful in your 11th Hour. MLS Fantasy Boss Posts: Round 24 Form Difficulty …

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Predictions and Power Rankings for 2016 Round 24

The following predictions are based on the ELO ranking system. This system was first used in Chess to calculate the skill level of players and predict the most likely winner. Since soccer can end in a draw, I’m using a modified version of this formula that tries to predict the chance that a team will come away from a match …

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2016 Round 24 Captain Poll

It’s captain poll time for Round 24! Don’t forget, the transfer deadline is, today, Friday the 19th at 11:o0pm EST so be sure to get all of your trades in and captain set by then. There are several good captain options for this round, have you decided on yours yet? Well now is your chance to find out what others think and …

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Best XI Predictions – Round 24

Did you ever wonder what you could do with a team if you used a Wild Card every week?  In Best XI at $120m, we will explore the options available to brand new players as well as those using a Wild Card as we predict the rounds Dream Team. Along with the best players by round match up, players with …

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Stats Summary – Week 23: Players’ home/away split

I love getting toward the end of the season because we have so much more data to make better conclusions from. We’ve talked a lot about how players score more points at home than they do away – about 25% more. Naturally, there’s variation in the split for individual players. Here’s a table that shows the difference between home and …

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MLSFI S2 Ep28: Round 23 Review & Round 24 Preview

Reid, Simon, Guy, & Mike take questions from the r/FantasyMLS community and Twitter as they preview week 24 of MLS Fantasy. There are plenty of debates about Valeri, Lodeiro, differentials, and more! It’s crunch time in the fantasy season, so get your prep here and hit us up on Twitter to share your opinions Enjoy! Links to items discussed Patreon …

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Boss’ Breakdown – Round 23

Round 23 had loads of goals, a tele-shoe celebration, and a rather long (24+hrs) weather delay! if you missed any thing, here are the FMLS talking points from each match. Vancouver Whitecaps (1) – (2) San Jose Earthquakes MOTM – Simon Dawkins ($8.5) 7pts San Jose’s DP Dawkins has been inconsistent throughout his career in MLS but his overall excellent …

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