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Predictions and Power Rankings for 2016 Round 2

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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Fresh Faces Round 1

In a record breaking 36 goal opening weekend, many players achieved those shining moments often only realized in their dreams. While it is not surprising that names like Wondo and Higuain contributed to this number, you might be taken aback by a few that did. Luckily, I’m here to shed some light on these potential game changers, and hopefully this …

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Boss’ Breakdown – 2016 Round 1

Welcome back! Round 1 is in the books and although the new point categories are lighting up our FMLS scoreboards, the old standbys aren’t about to go away with an opening day record of 36 goals scored! Red cards, last-minute injuries, and misjudged starting XI’s made for extra drama but in case you missed anything, here’s a recap of Round …

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Playtime Analysis – 2016 Round 1

Badji $5.0 COL: Badji was a surprise inclusion in the starting XI for Colorado, but the youngster played well over the 90 minutes. It appears that Colorado is committed to developing this young talent. Embed from Getty Images DeLeon $6.5 DC: DeLeon kept hopes alive for DC fans throughout the middle of the 4-1 loss to LA. A sure starter …

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MLSFB 2016 Form Difficulty Charts – Round 2

Here is the Form chart for Round 2 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 been …

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MLS Fantasy Boss 2016 Round 1 Team

You’ve read all the advice from the MLS Experts, you’ve chatted with other managers here at MLS Fantasy Boss, and you lurked around /r/FantasyMLS to get a heads up on all new developments. Now it’s time to sit back and relax and enjoy! I was not great at posting my team last season, so I’ll try to do better this …

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11th Hour Transfer Tips – 2016 Round 1

  We’re not far from the 2016 Round 1 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. MLS Fantasy Boss Posts: Round 1 Form Difficulty Charts Round 1 Punts …

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2016 Round 1 Captain Poll

It’s finally time for the first captain poll of the year. Don’t forget, the transfer deadline is, today, Sunday the 6th at 1:30pm EST so be sure to get all of your trades in and captain set by then. There are several good captain options for this first round, have you decided on yours yet? Well now is your chance to find …

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Top Players to Target for your Fantasy Team

The star of the 2016 MLS season will soon be here and that means all of the unlimited transfers we are able to make to our Preseason fantasy teams will soon come to an end. I’m sure many of you are happy with your teams, but if you’re new to the the MLS Fantasy Manager game of new to watching MLS …

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Top 10 Under 20 Fantasy Prospects

The 2016 MLS season is around the corner, and you are psyched about your amazing fantasy team… But so are all the players with the same front line of Altidore, Giovinco, and Keane. You may have plenty of points coming your way through those heavy hitters, but not enough for them to carry the 16 other players in your line-up …

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