FantasySP / ALL / Headlineshttps://www.fantasysp.comFantasySP / ALL / HeadlinesCopyright 2018<![CDATA[Packers Release Jordy Nelson]]>Jordy Nelson has been released by the Packers after ten seasons.

Nelson was drafted back in 2008 and has been a star player during his tenure. He ranks in the top five for all stats and will remain in the Packers history books. Jordy has suffered injuries over the years and missed the entire 2015 season with a knee injury. When he returned to the field the next year he won comeback player of the year.

]]>, 13 Mar 2018 17:42:09 EDT
<![CDATA[Marcus Smart Suffers Injury]]>The injury plagued Boston Celtics had another player suffer go down last night. Marcus Smartsuffered a tendon injury in his right hand and it is unknown how much time he will miss.

Smart returned to the game after wrapping his thumb, but the Celtics still lost the game. After the game Smart didn't appear overly concerned about his thumb, but he was clearly in pain. The Celtics will have to prepare to be without Smart and rookie center Daniel Theis. Theis tore his left meniscus right at the end of the game and is likely done for the rest of the season.

]]>, 12 Mar 2018 17:22:28 EDT
<![CDATA[Drafting Shohei Ohtani as a hitter may be a bad idea]]>A lot of hype is surrounding Shohei Ohtani as both a starting pitcher and a hitter. Early indications say he's going to be a productive pitcher but there are reports from numerous scouts that his hitting has big problems.

In just 14 plate appearances so far this spring, scouts are suggesting that he needs a full season at the minor league level in order to adjust to major league pitching. Of course, this would be impossible since he is also a starting pitcher.

]]>, 11 Mar 2018 13:57:44 EDT
<![CDATA[Yankees Toss Around the Idea of Judge Batting First]]>The New York Yankees will start the 2018 season with a new manager and a new batting order.

Manager Aaron Boone has been tossing around all different options for his players and the final batting order. He hasn't committed to an order yet, but isn't opposed to heavy hitter Aaron Judge taking the lead off spot. Judge had an impressive rookie season with an OBP of .422 and set a rookie record of 127 walks.

]]>, 10 Mar 2018 12:51:38 EDT
<![CDATA[Eduardo Nunez Will Start on Opening Day]]>With opening day fast approaching, teams are starting to lock in players on the roster.

The Boston Red Sox know that Eduardo Nunez will be starting at second base, as the ailing Dustin Pedroia is most likely headed for the disabled list. Pedroia is no stranger to being placed on the disabled list even before the season officially begins, and having had knee surgery he is still recovering.

]]>, 08 Mar 2018 16:48:34 EDT
<![CDATA[Stephen Curry Injury Not Serious]]>The Golden State Warriors can rest easy knowing that Stephen Curry's ankle injury isn't that serious. Curry tweaked his ankle during Friday night's game but managed to still score 28 points. Even without playing an entire game Curry finds a way to make an impact.

Earlier this season Curry sprained his right ankle and was sidelined for several weeks in December. The Warriors took proper precautions after Coach Steve Kerr notcied Curry was limping. Curry was taken out of the game during the first quarter and was looked at and went back to the locker room. He returned to the sideline and went back in the game for the second and third quarters of the game.

]]>, 04 Mar 2018 15:58:34 EDT
<![CDATA[Russell shows why he is one of the Best]]>Russell Westbrook had a stellar game last night beating the Phoenix Suns 124-116.

Westbrook finished the game with 43 points, 8 assists, 14 rebounds, 1 steal, 1 block, and 5 turnovers in 40 minutes played. It is also the third time all season that Westbrook has gone over 40 points.

]]>, 03 Mar 2018 14:56:37 EDT
<![CDATA[Wade Resurgence on the Heat]]>Dwyane Wade is putting on quite the show as a member of the Miami Heat as of late. In his last two games, Wade has amassed 52 points, 4 assists, 3 steals, and 4 rebounds while shooting 62% from the field.

Vintage Wade. He's back right? Well, sure for now he is playing well so ride the hot hand while you can. In both of those games for the Heat, he averaged 25.5 minutes per game which means he needs to be super efficient with his minutes on the floor.

]]>, 03 Mar 2018 14:44:27 EDT
<![CDATA[Dejounte Murray has back-to-back solid games]]>Dejounte Murray owners this season have gone through an up and down kind of season thus far. RIght now, fantasy owners are on the up-swing again.

Murray's last two games have combined for 13/27 from the field for 31 points, 10 assists, 5 steals, 18 rebounds, and 4 blocks. Realistically, Murray has posted solid numbers from his past 6 starts dating back until February 7th.

]]>, 01 Mar 2018 14:50:51 EDT
<![CDATA[Tom Brady Should be Good to go Against the Jags]]>Tom Brady hurt his hand during practice earlier in the week and his official status is "questionable" as of today. He had to get four stitches to his knuckle after the injury.

Ian Rappoport reports that his injury was gushing blood and was throwing the ball well during Friday's practice.

]]>, 20 Jan 2018 10:48:59 EDT