Tag Archives: Keepers

Draft Analysis – Selecting Goalkeepers

Goalkeepers are one of the simplest positions to evaluate in both MLS Fantasy and Draft format. They offer little variance and the point differentials among starters is not that great game to game. Without the odd PK save, their is little to go on besides team form. Premium Goalkeepers It’s really hard to list anyone as a premium goalkeeper. You …

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Stats Summary – Finding Value at Keeper 2017

This is part four of the four-part series about finding the value for each position. This one focuses on finding value at keeper. Here’s links to the forward, midfielder, and defender articles. For those of you too lazy to read the last posts…. the important column in this table is the rightmost one labeled “Residuals”. The higher that number, the …

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Game Week 31 Punts

Im back from vacation and ready to finish the year strong!!! -GK-I dont see any possible CS this week, so I wont advise on a GK -DEF-Scott-SEA-6.7 Mil @ 0.8% Ownership Scott has had 11/18 CBIS in the last 2 games. They do play LA, but are at home, and could rack up the CBI’s/Def bonus against LA. -MID-Valeri-PDX-10.6 Mil …

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2015 Early Keepers Picks

The MLS Fantasy Manager game has finally opened and now it’s time to get down to the business of picking players. I’ll kick things off with my 2015 early keeper picks and then work my way through the other positions. I’ve already made a few recommendations in my Preseason Picks article at MLSsoccer.com, so this article will cover others and go into a …

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Most Important Stats of 2013

2015 Home & Away Rotations Weeks 1-18

Last month I posted some stats from the 2013 MLS season. Since then, I’ve done a little more work and I’m ready to talk what we can learn from this data. Specifically, I took a look to see which stats were most related to a player’s final total score. The idea was that by identifying the stats that contribute the most …

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KFC’s MLS Fantasy Player Roundup – Wildcard Playoff

  The playoffs are here and the times for the first games have now been announced. There are only 4 teams playing this week and you have unlimited transfers to prepare for this round. If you’ve built up a good team value, you should not have a problem picking all of the big names from each team, or maybe you …

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Keeper vs Keeper: How to Maximize the Remaining Home Games

  As I mentioned in my earlier post, several people at /r/FantasyMLS have been discussing which keeper was worth keeping for the rest of the season. To help I posted some tables in the thread with information about remaining home and away games for each team. I did this because the KFC form charts clearly show that all of the …

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KFC’s MLS Fantasy Player Roundup – Week 29

  If you have not started thinking about your trades yet, you better start. Week 29 starts on the 4th so it’s a short turnaround. Also, as I mentioned last week, players have started leaving for World Cup Qualifiers, so several people could be missing some key players. But don’t worry; I’ve tried to work up some picks that can …

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KFC’s MLS Fantasy Player Roundup – Week 28

It’s been a while eah? Sorry for not posting one of these sooner, it’s down to just me at KFC and with starting a new job recently, I’ve not had quite as much time as before. But you all did not come here to read some sob story did you? Let’s get on to the good stuff. There are two …

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KFC’s MLS Fantasy Player Roundup – Week 24

  So I got a few comments from the last couple of weeks that basically said people liked the condensed format, but wanted it earlier. I’ll give it a shot this week and we’ll see how it works. I know we’re at hump day, but some things cant’ be rushed. We did publish the form charts for this week a …

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