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2021 Round 3 Predictions and Power Rankings

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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. It’s a good system, but soccer is not chess because soccer can end in a draw. Fortunately chess also allows for a draw and the ELO system is setup to …

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MLSFI: 2021 Round 3 Preview

Reid, Blayne, and Ashley review the most important fantasy moments from Round 2 of the MLS Fantasy Season and preview some of the top player choices for Round 3. We also take a dive into which teams are impacted most by CCL games, who to target for value gains, and a New Intro by Omar Chakor from Fiver. Check out …

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2021 Round 2 Captain Picks

Round 2 Captain Picks Who are you picking for your MLS Fantasy Round 2 captain? See who MLS Fantasy Boss thinks are some of the top captain picks. In this video we’re feature our top 3 captain options for the round and some differentials if you would rather take a risk and go against the pack. For more discussion on …

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Discord Player Rankings: Round 2

The MLS Fantasy Boss Discord community is not only a fun place to get fantasy advice, it’s also a community that includes many of the top players of the official MLS Fantasy game. But how well would this community perform if asked to rank the top MLS fantasy options, for each position, each week?! Well that’s exactly what I’ve asked …

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Switcheroo Targets for Round 2

The switcheroo is one of the essential advanced tactics in the game. By seeing how your bench performs and choosing to keep or ignore their scores, managers can hedge their bets to come out ahead. In this article series, we will pinpoint potential bench options and their switcheroo replacements along with giving target scores we would like to see from …

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2021 Round 2 Predictions and Power Rankings

predictions

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. It’s a good system, but soccer is not chess because soccer can end in a draw. Fortunately chess also allows for a draw and the ELO system is setup to …

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MLSFI: 2021 Round 2 Preview

Reid, Blayne, and Ashley review the most important moments from Round 1 of the MLS Fantasy Season and preview some of the top player choices for Round 2. This episode also features a good discussion about how to build value and how value building works during the player picks section so be sure to listen to Blayne’s wise words. Host …

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2021 Round 1 Captain Picks

Round 1 Captain Picks Who are you picking for your MLS Fantasy Round 1 captain? See who MLS Fantasy Boss thinks are some of the top captain picks. In this video we’re feature our top 3 captain options for the round and some differentials if you would rather take a risk and go against the pack. For more discussion on …

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2021 MLS Fantasy Boss Prize Leagues

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  Hello fantasy managers and welcome to the 2021 MLS Fantasy season!  There are two great things about the start of the season, 1) creating your first team and 2) joining your favorite fantasy leagues. As usual, I’ll be hosting several different leagues to help support the various MLSFB platforms and this year, FOUR (4) of those leagues will offer …

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Nashville SC 2021 Preview

Previous Year Recap Nashville DC was easily the biggest surprise of the 2020 season with a solid regular season to qualify for the playoffs and then an electrifying run in the playoffs. Their team of MLS veterans gelled quickly at the back and made for a formidable defensive unit that was aided by a few fresh faces carrying the offense. …

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How to Switcheroo in 2021

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Have you ever heard of the Switcheroo? How about the Keeperroo? They are advanced tactics in the MLS Fantasy Manager game that can really help increase your score. The simple explanation is that a switcheroo is a way to preview points on your bench before deciding if you want that player to sub into your team. If you want the …

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Minnesota United 2021 Fantasy Preview

Previous Year Recap MLS is upon us and the Land of 10,000 lakes (11,842 to be exact) is showing a lot of promise for the 2021 fantasy season. After a pretty slow start in the off season, Minnesota United’s head coach Adrian Heath decided to make some big moves for the upcoming season. Some of these moves had fans smiling …

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