Tag Archives: MLS Fantasy

2017 Week 19 xG Matchup Rankings

With unlimited transfers this season, match ups are more important than ever. The question is how to evaluate match ups, especially if you’re only an aspiring Armchair Analyst and not yet the real thing. The answer? Expected Goals (xG). What are expected goals (xG) The idea behind xG is simple. Every shot is awarded a probability of scoring based on the …

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Week 18 xG Match Up Rankings

With unlimited transfers this season, match ups are more important than ever. The question is how to evaluate match ups, especially if you’re only an aspiring Armchair Analyst and not yet the real thing. The answer? Expected Goals (xG). What are expected goals (xG) The idea behind xG is simple. Every shot is awarded a probability of scoring based on the …

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Bold Predictions Round 16

Well Round 14 was a doozy. There may be some angry readers out there who followed my gut, but all I have to say is you win some and lose some. But man was Round 14 rough. I mean RSL got destroyed. I was definitely in need of a break in Round 15 and thankfully there were hardly any games …

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Week 16 xG Match Up Rankings

With unlimited transfers this season, match ups are more important than ever. The question is how to evaluate match ups, especially if you’re only an aspiring Armchair Analyst and not yet the real thing. The answer? Expected Goals (xG). What are expected goals (xG) The idea behind xG is simple. Every shot is awarded a probability of scoring based on the …

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Important Rule Changes for 2014 MLS Fantasy Season

Unless you have been living under a rock today, you know that the 2014 MLS Fantasy Manager season has started and you can begin re-registering your teams or take the plunge into your very first season. Regardless if you are old or new, there are a few rules changes that I want to point out that I want to make …

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2014 MLS Schedule Chart with Byes and Double Game Weeks

2015 Home & Away Rotations Weeks 1-18

The title may be a bit long, but basically this means that I have updated the charts on the MLS Fantasy Resources page. What exactly has been changed well, keep reading after the break to find out. The title may be a bit long, but basically this means that I have updated the charts on the MLS Fantasy Resources page. …

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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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2013 MLS Fantasy Player Stats (Download)

In my last post, I mentioned that I have been working on a special project for the 2014 MLS season, well this is part 1 of that project. As we all know,  during the playoffs, the MLS Fantasy Manager site removed the stats for the teams that were not longer playing. Now that the season is over, all of the …

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