FanEx Sports NBA Daily Fantasy Recap for 1/21/2014

Cameron DeLay

January 22nd, 2014


Rudy Gay tallied 41 points, 8 rebounds, and 5 assists last night for a season high.

Tuesday's Top 5 NBA Players:
  • The two guards that topped the NBA last night were Gordon Hayward and Isaiah Thomas.  Gordon Hayward returned to action last night after missing the previous 5 games to put up 27 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists to lead all FanEx guards with 40 FanEx points.  Isaiah Thomas was the second leading guard on FanEx with 36 FanEx points coming from 20 points, 11 assists, and 3 steals to help the Kings defeat the Pelicans in New Orleans.
  • The top two forwards from last night's action were Kevin Durant and Rudy Gay.  Rudy Gay put up his second great game in the past week gathering 41 points, 8 rebounds, and 5 assists.  He shot 64% from the field sinking 5 three pointers leading him to his season high with the Kings.  The other top performer shouldn't be a surprise as Kevin Durant has been on a different level for the past 5 games averaging 40.6 points, 4.8 rebounds, 6.0 assists, 1.4 steals, and 3.2 blocks on 59% shooting.  Last night Durant reached the 50 point FanEx mark again with 51 points coming from a 46 point, 5 rebound, and 4 assist performance.
  • The center position was led by DeMarcus Cousins who had a good game behind his running mates Rudy Gay and Isaiah Thomas scoring 46 FanEx points.  Overall he had 21 points, 11 rebounds and 6 assists in the Kings win last night.
Scoring Champion:
  • The scoring champion winning line-up that would have led to a total of 114 points was led by Kevin Durant with 46 points followed by Rudy Gay (41 points), and Gordon Hayward (27 points).
Mounds of Rebounds:
  • The 3 Bigs that would have produced the winning line-up gathering 36 rebounds was: LaMarcus Aldridge (16 rebounds), Nikola Pekovic (9 rebounds), and Jared Sullinger (11 rebounds).
Dishing It Out:
  • The 3 Guards that would have produced the winning line-up dishing out 24 assists was: Ricky Rubio (13 assists), Victor Oladipo or Reggie Jackson or Trey Burke (all with 5 assists), and Mario Chamlmers (6 assists).
Free Throws Are Easy:
  • The Free Throw leaders from last night’s game that would have led to a total of 16 FanEx points was: LeBron James (7 points), Anthony Davis (5 points), and Gordon Hayward or Jameer Nelson (both with 4 points).
Wednesday’s 10 Game NBA Schedule:
  • LAC v CHA at 7:00PM EST
  • CHI v CLE at 7:00PM EST
  • ATL v ORL at 7:00PM EST
  • DAL v TOR at 7:00PM EST
  • BOS v WAS at 7:00PM EST
  • PHI v NYK at 7:30PM EST
  • SAC v HOU at 8:00PM EST
  • DET v MIL at 8:00PM EST
  • OKC v SAS at 8:00PM EST
  • IND v PHX at 10:30PM EST