Minnesota Rep. Joe Atkins Wants Fantasy Betting LawA Minnesota lawmaker says his state should regulate the increasingly popular fantasy sports betting industry to prevent scams. Democratic Rep. Joe Atkins of Inver Grove Heights previewed legislation Monday that he says he'll introduce in 2016.
4 Things To Know: High ATM Fees, WNBA Finals, Recess Consultants & MoreFrom Game 2 in the WNBA Finals to recess consultants at local elementary schools, here's a look at the four things to know for Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015.
Rory or Rickie - Who Will You Choose?With Golf's Second Major coming, DraftKings is offering the biggest fantasy golf challenge ever. This infographic compares Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler.
Scott Gramling And Marc Malusis’ Perfect LineupWith Golf's Second Major coming, DraftKings is offering the biggest fantasy golf challenge ever. Scott Gramling And Marc Malusis pick the perfect lineup.
Good Question: Why Are Fantasy Sports So Popular?At the Cherokee Tavern in West St. Paul, four fantasy football leagues conducted their drafts. “I’m very excited,” said J.J. Kurtz of Lakeville. “I got the Bears defense.” Over the year, 36 million people will play fantasy sports. That’s up from nine million in 2005. According to the Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA), a player spends three hours per week managing a team and spends $467.60.
5 Up, 5 Down: Fantasy Baseball Advice For July 9thFrancisco Liriano ( SP, MIN) has been fantastic since returning to the starting rotation. After tossing 6.2 innings and allowing just one run this week against the Rangers, Liriano has now allowed just 15 runs in his last 49.1 innings, striking out 52 against 24 walks.
5 Up, 5 Down: Fantasy Baseball Advice For June 25thEach week we’ll be providing you with insight into the best (and worst) baseball players to play in your fantasy baseball league.
5 Up, 5 Down: Fantasy Baseball Advice For June 18thPlayers are dropping like flies this week. One of my teams lost Alex Avila, Drew Stubbs, Brandon Beachy and Brandon Morrow to injury. I'm going to stash all four of those players, but some won't have the luxury to do so – here are some players worth an add if you need to fill in for an injury.
5 Up, 5 Down: Fantasy Baseball Advice For June 11thThe free agent wires get barer and barer as the season progresses. That makes every move at this point of the season more and more important. Make sure you're the one grabbing the right guy off the scrap heap, not putting the big get back onto the waiver wire.
5 Up, 5 Down: Fantasy Baseball Advice For May 29th
5 Up, 5 Down: Fantasy Baseball Advice For May 21stIt's a common truism in sports: you don't win a game in the first quarter, but you can lose one. We're almost at the end of the first quarter for the 2012 MLB season. Sitting in first place? Don't get cocky. We've got a long way to go.
5 Up, 5 Down: Fantasy Baseball Advice For May 14thSo far so good for most of my teams – all but two of my nine money league teams sit in the top half of their leagues. The two that don't? Albert Pujols was the first (or most expensive, in the auction) pick. For all you Pujols owners out there, I feel your pain.