Posts Tagged ‘fantasy sports games’

2011 Fantasy Baseball Rankings: No Slow Start for Mark Teixeira, Who’s Hot & Who’s Not

Saturday, April 9th, 2011

Teixeira has gotten off to quick start for his owners!

Well, we are officially a week deep into the 2011 fantasy baseball season. It might be a bit premature to start giving Add/Drop advice, but it’s never too early to say “Who’s HOT” and “Who’s NOT.” Check out the list below of guys who have started off 2011 on the right (or wrong) foot, and fill some holes in your fantasy baseball lineup.

Who’s HOT

Mark Teixeira, NYY – Known as a notoriously slow-starter in March/April (career .237 BA), Teixeira shed that moniker and began the 2011 season with a bang. Through the first six games, “Tex” has gone yard four times, driven in 10 runs, scored six runs, and is batting a solid .286. Teixeira’s hot start has to have fantasy owners excited about the upcoming months, and if the big switch-hitting first baseman can stay in a season-long groove, fans in the outfield stands of New Yankee Stadium will be in for a summer treat. (more…)

Free Fantasy Poker Game at Fantazzle

Monday, June 28th, 2010

Fantazzle Fantasy Sports and Fatty’s Poker have teamed up to bring the poker and fantasy sports communities into one with the WSOP free fantasy poker game. This free fantasy sports game offers some of the largest prizes ever offered for a free game, as the winner receives a $10,000 entry into the 2011 WSOP Main Event in Las Vegas. Second and third place winner will also receive entries into 2011 WSOP events. You could be playing along side the greatest poker players in the world.

Playing the free fantasy poker game is similar to all the other fantasy sports games at Fantazzle. It’s simple! You will select 10 poker players from 10 pre-determined groups. The most important are the Fatty’s Five and Fatty’s All-Stars. Your Fatty players will earn double the fantasy points compared to the other 8 poker pros on your fantasy poker team.

The cash your poker pros earn is the amount of cash you receive for your fantasy points. From Day 1 – Day 4, you earn cash based on if your player survives through the day. For Day 1 you earn $5,000, Day 2 $10,000 and so on. Day 5 starts the “In the Money”. Your player will earn you fantasy cash when they cash out. If they come in 500th place and earn $30,000, you get $30,000 into your fantasy cash account. The further your poker pro advances, the better chance you have at winning the free fantasy poker prize.Be sure to get all the fantasy poker scoring details at Fantazzle before you play.

The WSOP Fantasy Poker Game starts July 5th when the first day of the 13-day WSOP Main Event starts.

Fantasy Baseball Picks at Fantazzle

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Our writers have begun trying out fantasy sports games, and specifically fantasy baseball. Below are our picks, so our readers can view them and then try to compete against us.

Think you can make a better team than we can? Go to Fantazzle, create your roster, and then use the Blog Text Tool to copy and paste your roster. Post it to your blog, facebook, or wherever, and the come back here to tell us about it, or comment on our picks! (more…)