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What players would you love to land in the 1st 2 rounds


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#1 kgizzle

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 01:48 PM

I been doing a lot of mocks and have been landing Curry and Wall with my 1st 2 picks and those are the guys I'm targeting if possible. If you could realistically land any 2 players in the 1st 2 round that would excite you, who would they be?

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 01:55 PM

10 team yahoo league second pick -->First, - Lebron, 2nd - Batum, 3rd- Dirk, 4th -Kobe, 5th Dwight (?)

Ownage...

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QB Aaron Rodgers
WR Brandon Marshall
WR A.J. Green
WR Dez Bryant
RB Matt Forte
RB Jamaal Charles
TE Rob Gronkowski
K Matt Prater
DEF Streaming
Bench: Cecil Shorts III, Steven Ridley, Harry Douglas, Le'Veon Bell, Zac Stacy, Danny Amendola

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 03:04 PM

16 team, 14 player h2h points keeper league. Picked 12th. Love fell to me, picked up Davis around the turn at 21. Love falling, especially in a points league. Couldn't ask for anything better than that. That was certainly ideal.

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 03:06 PM

A perfect homer pick if there ever was one. :-)

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 03:36 PM

Curry, Cousins, Kawhi

My 3 favorite players at the moment.

#6 TheWhiteMamba

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 03:47 PM

I'd love to build around Harden and Horford. I love Curry as well after what he did for me last year but I still worry about the ankle.
10 team .5 ppr
QB: Stafford
RB: Murray
RB: Ellington
WR: Bryant
WR: Roddy White
TE: Pitta
FLEX: Rashad Jennings
D: Bengals
K: Graham
BN: Chris Johnson
BN: Erick Decker
BN: Pierre Thomas
BN: Boldin
BN: Justin Hunter
BN: Ahmad Bradshaw
BN: Zach Ertz

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 04:24 PM

Depending on what pick I am assigned, but assuming I'm in the middle of a 10 league draft I would go for Irving and a big man (Gasol, Aldrige, Horford, and maybe even Davis)
9 cat H2H 10 team league:

PG: Mike Conley
SG: Eric Bledsoe
G: Jeff Teague
SF: Jeff Green
PF: Kevin Love
F: Anthony Davis
C: Andre Drummond
C: Jonas Valanciunas
Util: Thaddeus Young
Util: Terrence Jones
Util: Victor Oladipo
BN: Isaiah Thomas
BN: Larry Sanders

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 04:36 PM

Curry/ Horford
Jefferson/ Wade
Love/ A Davis
Paul/ Ibaka

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 04:48 PM

16 team leagues...Batum / Marc Gasol
30 team (9-cat) H2H NBA dynasty league 1st year
G: CP3, J. Butler, J. Jack, S. Livingston, P. Prigioni
F: T. Harris, C. Frye, B. Diaw, M. Miller
C: M. Gasol, B. Wright

30 team (8-cat) H2H NBA dynasty league 6th year
PG: J. Calderon, M. Chalmers
SG: A. Bradley, D. Harris
SF: N. Batum, J. Johnson
PF: D. Nowitzki, C. Bosh
C: Anthony Davis

#10 keep it ONE hunnid

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 05:40 PM

I play in a standard scoring league where % doesn't count, so my opinion wont really matter but, I def would go with Curry/Cousins, that'd be sick.

Edited by keep it ONE hunnid, 27 September 2013 - 05:41 PM.


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Posted 27 September 2013 - 08:53 PM

I got steph and wall on the 1st 2 rounds as wall is nicely paired with steph to compensate wall's lack of range, then went on to reach for players who I think will have a break out season.
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PG: John Wall
SG: Stephen Curry
SF: Gordon Hayward
PF: Derrick Favors
C: Jonas Valanciunas
G: Raymond Felton
F: Tiago Splitter
F/C: JaVale Mcgee
UTL: J.J. Redick, Harrison Barnes
BEN: Danny Granger, Jared Sullinger, Lou Williams
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#12 The Great

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 09:12 PM

LBJ/Batum/Wall as my first three please!

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Posted 28 September 2013 - 02:00 AM

Durant or LeBron. The second-round pick doesn't matter nearly as much as getting a top 2 pick.

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Posted 28 September 2013 - 02:12 AM

I play in a standard scoring league where % doesn't count, so my opinion wont really matter but, I def would go with Curry/Cousins, that'd be sick.


One of Curry's biggest strengths is his shooting percentages, he shoots over 46% for his career even though a large share of his shots are 3pters not to mention he also shoots 90% from the line.

In a league that discounts percentages, I think that would hurt Curry's value.

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Posted 28 September 2013 - 02:14 AM

LBJ/Batum/Wall as my first three please!


That would be mad sick yo. You got nearly every cat covered except TOs obviously.

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Posted 28 September 2013 - 04:08 AM

Obiously almost anyone can be paired with LBJ/KD.. The tough question would be, who would you pick if you were in the tail end of a snake draft..
Wall/Davis = would be a reach but high upside
AlJeff/Batum = solid all around / proven
Melo/Marc = great complement to one another

Just my 2cents. :)

#17 hipriest69

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Posted 28 September 2013 - 04:27 AM

Wall/Davis would definitely not be a reach at the 2/3 turn...all those players you mentioned should be long gone by those picks

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Posted 28 September 2013 - 05:26 AM

I'm sorry what i meant with these pairings were for them to be taken late 1st round + early 2nd round..

Edited by deathrazor, 28 September 2013 - 05:26 AM.


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Posted 29 September 2013 - 02:23 AM

some good pairings for different strategies...

Gasol/Batum...then PG 3rd round
George/Batum...stack stat stuffing wings and build from there
Rose/Melo...gives you points, then you fill stls/blks later (Sanders/Millsap 3rd round)
Howard/Love, Howard/Anyone

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Posted 29 September 2013 - 02:35 AM

Is it a good strat for your 1st 2 picks to have the same position eligibility? Batum/George seems nice since wingmen are the most shallow position this year but it might be hard to pull off in 14team leagues.

Edited by deathrazor, 29 September 2013 - 02:36 AM.





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