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DFS Office Hours is a daily Q&A stream to help you win more at DFS. SaberSim’s Head Coach, Jordan Chand, answers your Daily Fantasy Sports questions, covering basic principles, advanced strategies, and how to use SaberSim’s powerful tools. Whether you’re playing on DraftKings, FanDuel, or Yahoo, discover how to improve your DFS process and build better lineups for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more.

Jordan Chand


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    Latest episodes from DFS Office Hours (Presented by SaberSim.com)

    DFS Q&A: Are we trying to cash or are we trying to bink?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2022 38:32


    In this episode, Andrew discusses why building high upside lineups is crucial to a DFS process and for sustaining a bankroll. 00:00 Intro 00:56 Bink Equity vs Min Cash Equity 04:03 How Sims Adjust With More Data 06:18 Feature Request for Correlation as Stat Requirement 09:13 Methods of Managing Exposures 14:06 Feature Request for Rules in Step 3 17:15 How to Exclude Players from the Player Pool 18:49 Finding Low-Owned Upside Players 24:30 How to Use Report a Problem 25:53 Lineup Fill Options Explained 31:39 Stacking Tips in Baseball 35:08 Smart Randomness in Sports Without Sims Join our Discord! Sign-up here: https://discord.gg/SNN2Xs5rtF Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: Understanding Saber Score Lineup Ranking and Building a Winning Showdown Portfolio

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 74:22


    Andrew and Jordan discuss the pros and cons of Saber Score, how it works, what it does and doesn't account for and how to get the most out of it. 00:00 Intro 02:02: Weekly Max Challenge 07:50 SaberScore and NFL Showdowns 17:40 NFL Stacking and Correlation Discussion 23:50 Stacking on Smaller Slates vs Larger Slates 27:07 How Removing Players Affects Lineups Generated 30:22 How the Ownership Fade Slider Works 35:35 Risk Management at QB Position 39:48 NFL Showdown Strategy 45:03 Late Swapping on Multi-Day Slates 50:38 Diversifying Your Portfolio in the Mini-Max 55:51 CPT Diversity in NFL Showdown 58:36 Adding Players to Your Player Pool 1:00:03 Min/Max Ownership in NFL Show

    DFS Q&A: High Stakes DFS Pro Max Steinberg drops in to talk NFL Process ahead of Week 3

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 24, 2022 48:42


    SaberSim partner Max Steinberg joins office hours today to discuss NFL macro strategy and how to implement the new rules feature into your NFL process. 00:00 Intro 01:01 Max's NFL Process 17:10 Is Limiting Chalk Good or Bad? 20:07 Research Outside of SaberSim 20:46 Vegas Totals for NFL 27:58 NFL Stack Constructions 30:00 Non-Featured Showdown Strategy 31:12 Ownership in Large Field vs Small Field/High-Stakes 37:39 Breaking Down Quick Swap and Late Swap 42:23 Managing Risk of MLB Pitcher Exposure 45:34 Is There an Edge in Cash Games Still? Join our Discord! Sign-up here: https://discord.gg/SNN2Xs5rtF Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: Restricting players in your FLEX position in NFL

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 24, 2022 52:14


    Andrew and Jordan dive into the different ways to limit what type of players go into the FLEX position in your NFL lineups using SaberSim. 00:00 Intro 01:30 Stat Requirements in FLEX 05:14 Single Entry/3-Max Showdown Strategy 09:58 Using Filters to See Lineup Combinations in Showdown 18:55 SaberSim's New Rules Feature 22:26 Percentiles and Filters 23:59 Game-Script, Chalk and Rules for NFL Showdown 27:26 Rules and Baseball 33:00 Filling Lineups from Different Builds 35:26 Pool Size 38:31 Starring Rules for Future Use 40:12 CPT Allocation and Diversity 46:02 Increasing Projections 48:12 Player Adjustments for DK Guidelines Join our Discord! Sign-up here: https://discord.gg/SNN2Xs5rtF Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    Ask the Experts Anything about SaberSim's New Lineup Rules

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 22, 2022 61:32


    Jordan, Andrew, and Matt answer your questions and discuss SaberSim's big new lineup rules update. Join our Discord! Sign-up here: https://discord.gg/SNN2Xs5rtFStart Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: The Best Settings for NFL Showdown Slates

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2022 67:04


    Jordan and Andrew discuss SaberSim's slider setting for NFL Showdown and what the pros and cons are of moving them from their default positions. 00:00 Intro 01:55 Weekly Max Challenge 06:50 Sliders for NFL Showdown 14:35 CFB Simulations 16:17 Filters in NFL Showdown 18:36 Getting High Scoring Players in Your Lineups 23:06 Sliders for Non-Default Entry Limit Contests 25:59 Correlation in Small Slates 30:29 Cash Builds to Study the Field 33:33 Player Pool Curation 38:24 Locking in a Player in Projections Screen Part 1 40:20 Build, Review, Adjust 44:40 Locking in a Player in Projections Screen Part 2 48:52 Rules and Groups for NFL

    DFS Q&A: How many simulations are used to build your lineups?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 17, 2022 57:23


    Jordan and Andrew explain how the sim precision slider works and how it affects your builds. 00:00 Intro 02:40 Explaining the Sim Precision Slider 07:00 Lineup Exposure vs Entry Exposure 09:32 Download Lineups vs Fill Entries 11:15 NFL Research 18:24 Naming Your Builds 22:33 DFS Profit Plan 26:36 SaberSim's Default Lineups 27:49 Contest Selection for Soccer 32:13 No. of Lineups vs Pool Size 33:24 Editing CSVs 35:53 Satellite Settings for Top Heavy Contests 36:27 Sliders for Odd Entry Limit Contests 37:13 Adjusting Sliders 39:08 Stacking Rules for NFL 42:11 Min/Max Ownership 44:33 Pool Exposure and Lineup Exposure 49:54 How Late Swap Works Join our Discord! Sign-up here: https://discord.gg/SNN2Xs5rtF Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: SaberSim's Entry Editor

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2022 76:06


    Jordan and Andrew explain how to quickly fill entries using SaberSim's unique entry editor. 00:00 Intro 02:31 Filling and Submitting Entries to DK 05:10 Soccer Support 07:36 - FD Single Game Contests NFL 14:48 Unique Lineups in Showdown 25:12 Diversifying stacks in NFL 31:46 SaberSim's Sliders 35:44 DFS vs Sports Betting 38:47 Running Multiple Builds 41:08 Getting Unique in FD Single Game NFL 42:16 Telling the Builder What You Want 44:22 SaberSim's Lineup Sorting Options 47:12 SaberSim's Default Slider Positions 49:59 Getting Low Owned Players in Your Lineups

    DFS Q&A: Are rules and groups necessary with SaberSim?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2022 73:31


    Jordan and Andrew discuss if lineup rules are necessary with SaberSim. 00:00 Intro 02:54 NFL Positional Rules 06:17 NFL Contest Selection 09:20 Lineup Diversification 10:24 Conditional Rules NFL 14:42 1500 Lineup Pool Size 23:32 Exporting Lineups to CSV 24:54 Lineup Concentration vs Diversification 26:42 Default Sliders 30:20 NFL Showdown Groups 33:51 Injury Situations in NFL 37:04 DFS Profit Plan for NFL vs MLB 38:50 Lineup Review 40:32 SaberSim Projections 42:58 Soccer Projections 44:01 Discord Notifications for Sims 44:56 MLB Slate Preview 54:41 Handling Downswings 57:17 Exploiting Traditional Optimizers 1:00:41 Reserving Entries on DK 1:02:42 NFL Week 1 Slate Recap Join our Discord! Sign-up here: https://discord.gg/SNN2Xs5rtF Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How many different players should I have in my pool?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2022 82:49


    Jordan gives some best practices on how many players to have in your player pool at different positions. 00:00 Weekly Max Challenge 25:43 How many different players should I have in my pool? 30:04 What is the difference between adjusting projections and exposures? 34:10 NFL Stacking overview 43:32 Should you remove weird stack types from your NFL pool? 45:45 Pool Exposure to diversify? 47:27 Jordan's Advanced Stacking rules for NFL 51:17 What's the best way to update lineups before lock? 52:50 Lineup diversifier and filling from a larger lineup pool than you need 55:44 Min / Max exposure and min/max ownership sum 1:00:09 Overvaluing high-scoring individual sims in NFL Showdown 1:03:54 "Only use in stack" options 1:07:07 What is the equivalent of a 5-stack in MLB in NFL?

    How to Crush NFL DFS in 2022 with SaberSim

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2022 18:53


    Andy walks through how to use SaberSim's powerful tools to dominate this NFL DFS season. Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/ Not in Discord? Sign-up here: https://discord.gg/SNN2Xs5rtF Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    Crush the Competition this NFL Season

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2022 90:39


    Jordan and Andy give you the keys to succeed this NFL DFS season. Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/ Not in Discord? Sign-up here: https://discord.gg/SNN2Xs5rtF Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How do I navigate NFL late swapping?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2022 67:38


    Tonight kicks off the NFL season and Jordan answers all your NFL questions starting with a walkthrough of late swapping! DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uvDTL8e6Ipo 00:00 Intro 5:45 How to handle NFL late swaps15:00 Do I use the 0-0-10 settings for NFL research builds?17:54 Advanced Stacking Rules Part 1 20:30 NFL FanDuel Showdowns 24:55 Advanced stacking rules in MFL part 231:51 How would you compare the strength of the NFL sims to the MLB sims?36:00 How the 3 sliders affect the outcome of showdown lineups 39:48 SaberSim’s Max Challenge40:35 NFL cash lineup walkthrough 45:28 NFL contest selection tips 49:54 How do you set rules to avoid TE in flex spot?56:41 When is the last sim updated for Thursday night football?57:36 Stack Exposure and Stack Rules Not in Discord? Sign-up here: https://discord.gg/SNN2Xs5rtF Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    The Ultimate Guide to Crush NFL DFS Showdown in 2022

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2022 71:36


    To beat NFL DFS Showdown you HAVE to understand game scripts, and to properly incorporate game scripts into your lineups you need play-by-play game simulations. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5iCLjLCrgE&t=11s Our head coach Jordan breaks down everything you need to know to use SaberSim to crush NFL DFS showdown this season. Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How do I apply the Profit Plan to NFL DFS?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 6, 2022 74:13


    Are you ready for the NFL season? Jordan announces the weekly Max Challenge and how you can win a custom SaberSim Yeti Cooler!DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n3WxTEYq8Pw 00:00 Intro 03:20 SaberSim’s Weekly Max Challenge Announcement 11:30 How to apply the Profit Plan to NFL DFS18:12 Is ownership product is better than ownership sim when using it for MLB?19:18 NFL Stacks Walkthrough 24:05 Unique rank and unique random explained 33:58 Cash contests for NFL and NBA38:50 How to diversify your NFL portfolio 50:45 When to start building NFL lineups for this season54:36 Is Superflex being supported for FanDuel?55:19 Does adjusting NFL team exposures pool affect the individual exposures?1:01:30 SaberSim’s new high tier membership plan1:02:27 What’s the percentage projections change when team totals change?1:04:44 Has the team recognized an edge between FD and DK?1:11:36 Do medium/small field have different ownership percentages for every player? Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How do I set minimum exposures?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2022 66:19


    Jordan walks through a build and explains how to adjust the exposures when you have slates with large player pools. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4X9SjK57LV0 00:00 Intro 04:16 How do I set minimum exposures at a position where increased sim precision doesn’t diversify much?11:06 How do I read the projections when looking at the MLB hitters list?13:47 SaberSim updates coming this NFL season15:25 FanDuel Walkthrough: Approaching the slate from ownership and stack exposure30:05 Builds including players where you are willing to assume greater risk40:18 New rules dashboard explained 46: 21 Contests this NFL season 50:07 Do you ever edit exposures for your full stacks?55:24 Thoughts on large field vs small field1:01: 29 Adjusting team stacks Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How do I get an edge with stack exposures?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2022 66:53


    Jordan deep dives into stack exposures and how to get an edge in your lineups. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_wAH8Y2PuY 00:00 Intro02:42 How to get an edge with stack exposures15:24 Will there be any other esport sims available in the future?16:04 Should you wait until closer to lock to run your build?17:51 How to approach a small slate21:04 Are there college football projections coming from SaberSim?21:42 Would building 1500 lineups for a 3 max be overkill?22:46 Stacking rules for NFL DFS26:39 What changes should I make to the lineups to get an edge?38:21 How to get an edge with stack exposures part 253:37 Outside of SaberScore how do you know what’s best?59:10 Are you getting enough leverage matching the pool and ownership? Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Office Hours 9/1

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2022 66:53


    DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_wAH8Y2PuY Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    Ask Us Anything about SaberSim's New Sliders

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2022 116:54


    Matt joins Jordan to discuss our new default build sliders and answer your questions about the slider backtesting project. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hT70A5TpCkw 00:0003:00 New sliders1:23:00 Office Hours starts1:23:30 How much exposure should you get to plays you like or don't like?1:26:06 Sim Precision1:28:40 Pre-build vs. post-build adjustments1:30:27 Contest selection videos for other sites and sports1:31:47 When should you start adjusting exposures?1:34:05 Adjusting sim precision when late-swapping1:35:55 SaberScore1:37:17 Are percentiles used when lineups are built?1:39:45 Can you get lower-owned players just by increasing sim precision?1:40:50 Superdraft?1:41:50 What were the sliders tested on?1:43:15 Live final settings1:44:12 Statcast data?1:46:23 Explaining a showdown build1:51:48 Tennis sliders Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How should you think about your stack pool exposures?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2022 60:06


    DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=McvFHc-RvcE 00:00 Intro07:50 How do you handle the gaps in stack pool percentages?18:54 How is SaberSim ownership calculated?24:39 0-0-10 builds after the slider update29:49 How to treat effective entrants33:20 Should you just pick winners in Tennis and MMA?39:20 SaberSim filter update40:50 Best adjustments for a large MLB slate47:33 DFS Profit Plan for NFL season52:40 For NFL DFS what projection number should I use for the filter “show players with projections great than…”? Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: A walkthrough of the new slider settings

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2022 70:27


    DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ye4U8NVSYo8&t=3724s 00:00 Intro02:51 SaberSim slider update walkthrough13:01 How do sliders on a player level affect MLB Showdown?16:00 Is there a way to limit the number of lineups that contain two of the same players when I don’t want to lower exposure of either player?21:13 Is SaberSim running the NFL 150 Max challenge this year?21:56 Slider update part 237:48 Will the sims take into account the scoring metrics for FanDuel and DraftKings NFL DFS?46:07 The difference between pool exposure vs. ownership when running a research build49:06 Last nights MLB stacks walkthrough56:40 Jordans thoughts on using the duplication formula1:01:53 LoL EU Masters Projections1:02:56 Editing the manager entries file Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How do I handle downswings?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2022 71:03


    Jordan discusses what to do in a downswing. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wRSOmD3HDeg&t=2s 00:00 Intro04:19 How to navigate a downswing18:40 Walkthrough of the 8/25 MLB slate24:57 When do the percentile projections update?36:10 Do you give more exposure to a more optimal pitcher or a higher leverage pitcher?38:15 Hedging strategy in MLB DFS48:40 How are rookie projections done for NFL?52:37 Do you think DFS can sustain itself as traditional sports betting becomes legal in more states?1:02:54 Significance of bumping up players vs. bumping up teams for MLB DFS Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: Why am I getting different lineups and stacks when I build lineups at different times?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 25, 2022 40:57


    Jordan dives into last night’s MLB slate and discusses why your lineups may change throughout the day as new sims run. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Y-GQDjXPTM 00:00 Intro02:34 Why your lineups might change throughout the day11:16 NFL Showdown Process on FanDuel Walkthrough20:38 Is there a way to avoid changing stack percentages on late swap?23:27 Is it possible to late swap too much?26:44 How to set exposure percentages for individual players on an NFL slate35:26 How to set the minimum uniques for Showdown slates Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Y-GQDjXPTM Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: What's the best order of operations when you're editing exposures?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2022 69:58


    Jordan walks through the order of operations when making adjustments in MLB DFS. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hD3vV8KKlXg 00:00 Intro01:14 Order of making adjustments in MLB DFS7:06 What is the best way to utilize SaberSim for prop betting?11:39 Jordan’s process after the nights stale is over16:38 Is it better to use unique random or unique rank?24:08 Uploading process of a 3-entry max27:46 How often do the sims for NFL update?28:32 NFL Lineup Walkthrough39:38 NFL DFS on Yahoo Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How does SaberScore work with no ownership fade?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 23, 2022 65:04


    Jordan explains how SaberScore works and how to use it on your lineups. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3sroARmq7Gw&t=225s 00:00 Intro2:20 With ownership fade off what will SaberScore quantify for lineups in the pool?07:25 Best tips for SaberSim on mobile14:35 Will the NFL builds take into place the officiating for each game?15:40 Does Jordan use betting lines in DFS research?20:00 Has Giant Squid ever been interviewed on Office Hours?22:04 Best practices for handling new sims with old builds25:32 How do I get less of a team in step 3 without putting a cap on step 1?28:46 Should I run the same build or separate build for different contests?32:16 Jordan’s thoughts on last night’s slate42:25 When I set team exposures should I not spread my exposures out?46:10 Approaching this weeks championship PGA tournament49:02 What is the best stack to play on FanDuel?53:54 Jordan explains the difference between the different percentiles Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How should you manage your pitcher exposures?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 22, 2022 61:04


    Jordan gives his thoughts on how to best manage pitcher exposure and whether or not to make adjustment pre or post build. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4n2jpaIPlA 00:00 Intro03:37 Managing Pitcher Exposure09:15 How do I fade a game with weather concerns completely after the slate locks?16:44 If stack is nonviable then are individual players nonviable?21:09 SaberSim update to come: Stack settings25:30 How to account for players with very low projections and / or injuries in NBA and NFL Showdown37:07 Best approach for stacking in MLB DFS43:18 Why the highest SaberScore lineup may not be the highest actual scoring lineup46:06 How do you remove lineups after the build is complete? Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Office Hours 8/19

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2022 60:37


    DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQp7ryNGBHE&t=1281s Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How does ownership change in smaller DFS contests?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2022 60:37


    Jordan discusses if the inefficiencies of ownerships are magnified in single-entry and 3-max contests. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQp7ryNGBHE&t=1281s 00:00 Intro04:42 The inefficiencies of ownerships in small contests13:34 How to use the Sims on prop betting and traditional sports books18:45 Projections for golf showdown slates21:21 Does correlation slider factor secondary game stacks in NFL?25:45 Is there going to be college football for this season for SaberSim?26:32 How do you take a stance on a player?34:10 Are daily projections regressed toward season long projections positively or negatively?36:47 What do you consider too low a SaberScore?45:00 Is it useful to generate more than 20 lineups to apply to a 20-max tournament?48:15 Can a mediocre pitcher going against a strong offense be a viable strategy? Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: I binked again! Walking through my winning build

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 18, 2022 69:08


    He did it again! Jordan walks through last night’s winning lineup for the second night in a row. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EnjocFxp2fk&t=1s 00:00 Intro1:30 Jordan discusses his back to back winning lineups16:55 Overview of stacks20:14 Should you build with a larger pool size?21:22 Is it better to adjust exposures pre or post build?25:11 How to avoid the message saying we can't meet your exposures38:13 At what point in regards to slate size do you change your stack size?42:00 Jordan’s takeaway from this season of MLB DFS51:51 How do you identify inefficiencies between lineup exposures and pool exposures?59:26 How many lineups do you play in NFL on DraftKings and FanDuel?1:00:50 Do you use the player histograms in your player research? Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: What did my build that won FanDuel MLB last night look like?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2022 63:21


    Jordan does an in-depth walkthrough of last nights winning lineup. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PtQs9EgxYwM 00:00 Intro 1:40 Last night’s MLB lineup walkthrough20:46 Explanation of NFL ownership23:46 Research Build process for satellite contests28:11 Changing team exposures post-build 32:15 Auto-fill process 34:40 What is stack pool exposure 36:24 The importance of contest selection40:59 What approach to take going into the BMW tournament this week45:30 What to look for when adjusting projections48:19 Adjusting ownership in PGA lineups53:55 What would happen if I built a lineup with a unique of 2?55:04 Sorting your final lineups 58:34 Unique settings in PGA contests1:01:12 Will there be adjustments for sliders in NFL when going over 100k entrants? Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: Should I build my lineups for different contests in one build or separately?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 61:10


    Jordan walks through the process of how to build lineups for multiple contests.Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3IOc__CyWxk&t=1129s 00:00 Intro04:01 Building process for multiple contests09:23 How to get the most out of SaberSim’s sliders16:21 Breakdown of last night’s MLB slate18:48 Key indicators of value and leverage in your build32:16 Adjusting team exposures vs player exposures35:01 Is it good to go against a high owned pitcher with low owned bats?38:48 Updates coming for the NFL season42:38 Effects of adjusting the ownership fade44:30 Using the DFS Profit Plan for the NFL season45:20 Updates for NFL season part 251:33 LoL player adjustments55:04 MMA lineup walkthrough Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How do the different fill methods work?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 15, 2022 49:17


    Jordan dives in to what it means to fill your lineup by unique random and what other ways you can fill your lineup depending on your risk aversion. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=70EpzZf-Dgg&t=1219s 00:00 Intro01:46 Unique random explained09:16 What adjustments you should be making to your lineups16:15 When to change stacking exposures19:42 Coors Field Slates24:00 How pool sizes affect final lineups26:10 DFS Profit Plan with a very small bankroll28:38 MLB Teams Tab explained29:24 CPT player pool in LoL DFS32:00 Stacking Rules in MLB35:38 Making adjustment for 10 game MLB slate37:20 Walkthrough of tonight’s slate40:03 Profit Plan suggestions for smaller lobbies43:13 How to take advantage of ownership flaws Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: Do you always have to make adjustments to be successful with SaberSim?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2022 54:51


    Jordan discusses what adjustments you should be making to your lineups, as well as whether or not playing a slate without any adjustments at all is a bad thing. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DHRv2Ifa0Ew 00:00 Intro02:24 Do I always need to make adjustments?5:40 Should you build your DFS Profit Plan lineups together or in separate builds?10:31 How and when to adjust percentiles14:29 Behind the sims slider settings for ownership and sim precision16:37 DFS Profit Plan for NFL season18:23 Profitability of slates based on size20:04 Curating pitcher pool in lineups22:58 Avoiding duplicate lineups28:55 Does unique random take into account Saberscore31:20 How to use SaberSim for single entry or small-field contests39:14 Is there a way to make sure a certain player will be used in my lineups?41:44 Uploading contests on mobile43:24 DraftKings Showdown Slates for NFL Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: What's the best way to use Quick Swap?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2022 57:30


    Jordan breaks down some of the best ways to use the Quick Swap tool in SaberSim. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0Byfg44SVg 00:00 Intro02:19 What's the best way to use Quick Swap?05:23 How do you best utilize the pool percentage number?14:55 Advantages to changing pool size17:57 Late Swapping25:42 Where can I find the contest selection portfolio?26:50 Quick Swapping29:01 Large field GPP walkthrough38:29 Importance of contest selection40:52 MMA Pool size45:06 Field of Dreams Game/ MLB Showdown Strategy Not in Discord? Sign-up here: https://discord.gg/SNN2Xs5rtF Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: What's the best way to use Quick Swap?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2022 57:30


    Jordan breaks down some of the best ways to use the Quick Swap tool in SaberSim. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0Byfg44SVg 00:00 Intro02:19 What's the best way to use Quick Swap?05:23 How do you best utilize the pool percentage number?14:55 Advantages to changing pool size17:57 Late Swapping25:42 Where can I find the contest selection portfolio?26:50 Quick Swapping29:01 Large field GPP walkthrough38:29 Importance of contest selection40:52 MMA Pool size45:06 Field of Dreams Game/ MLB Showdown Strategy Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How can I get more diversification in my DFS lineups with SaberSim?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2022 31:51


    Jordan explains a few diversification strategies you can use in your DFS lineups. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jHHm1MdNOY0 00:00 Intro02:38 How to get optimal diversified exposures using SaberSim07:01 How to get diversity in your combinations15:53 PGA projections explained17:33 SaberSim Winner’s Circle19:58 This week’s PGA field23:32 Minimizing Late Swap29:28 DraftKings Achievements Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How is SaberScore calculated?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 9, 2022 41:14


    Jordan explains how SaberScore is calculated and why a lineup with a lower projection and higher ownership can potentially have a higher SaberScore than another lineup. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watach on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pZO4vHhYYGQ 00:00 Intro1:31 How is SaberScore calculated?8:28 How to set up secondary stacks in NFL lineups10:14 How to get more or less of a pitcher on FanDuel16:02 Exporting Lineups Explained16:47 Tips for single-entry25:32 Million Entry Milly Maker Contest33:04 Sim Precision Slider explained Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: Why am I getting certain types of lineups in my builds?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 8, 2022 60:49


    Jordan explains how to think critically about your lineups and why you are getting certain types of lineups. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sd831j9PfZM&t=2884s 00:00 Intro02:53 Deep dive into research and test builds19:57 When does the last ownership projections update?21:30 Minimum salary settings explained27:47 Ownership Slider for smaller slates30:15 Forcing 5-stacks to low projected teams39:34 Adjusting Sim precision40:58 Detailed stats explained50:38 Manual Review Process for late scratches53:22 What can new SaberSim users expect after signing up? Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: What is Jordan's process for NFL DFS Showdown contests?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2022 58:49


    Jordan walks through an NFL Showdown process using SaberSim. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yhkL64sTeJE&t=2073s 00:00 Intro02:58 NFL Showdown process14:28 SaberSim updated features18:04 What does it means to hedge a contest26:30 Pitchers on a research build walkthrough32:22 Relationship between the percentile and Sim precision41:46 Adjusting exposures during the late swap process walkthrough51: 45 Look into tonight’s slate Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: Is it better to adjust projections or exposures?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2022 70:48


    Jordan talks about the pros and cons of adjusting player projections vs. exposures. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMzZviOM1PY&t=1477s 00:00 Intro4:20 Adjusting exposures vs. projections8:53 Ownership fade vs. sim precision13:23 5-Stack Rule16:00 Tips to do better in single-entry contests25:21 DFS Advice for Beginners30:22 Using Google Sheets or Excel with SaberSim32:10 Capping batters at a certain percentage in MLB DFS35:03 Projections Table Explained37:15 NHL DFS on SaberSim39:34 How does golf news affect the Sims?41:22 Is there a certain percentage exposure when playing for leverage?43:01 How to add more high leverage stacks49:03 Targeting game stacks53:12 FanDuel Demo1:07:16 Playing large field MME vs. single-entry Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: What are some ways to add value to your research build process?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2022 80:33


    Jordan discusses how editing projections and ownership can improve the quality of your lineup builds. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCEW-LY1P9s&t=3067s 00:00 Intro01:55 Next Steps after mastering a research build07:31 Using SaberSim to Evaluate your slate results14:53 Getting the same lineup with different settings in Tennis DFS21:44 In-depth look at exposures and research builds in MLB DFS51:08 Is changing things in SaberSim suboptimal?55:48 Approaching small contests on FanDuel1:00:35 Adjusting sliders with custom projections1:04:37 Is there a way to save a player pool from a build?1:09:31 Is there an advantage to running cash research builds to find value?1:12:31 More research build analysis Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: What do I do if different builds are telling me to do different things?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 1, 2022 79:53


    Jordan explains how to handle a situation where your research build and test build disagree. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=74hgvhsxZ8E&t=606s 00:00 Intro02:50 Understanding Research Builds17:55 Defenses in Stacks in NFL DFS19:00 Top 1% Equity in diversifiers and elevator contests21:12 How to get a more concentrated player pool in Golf DFS24:10 Minimum Entrants and Bankroll for the DFS Profit Plan28:08 Exposure settings30:10 MLB Trade Deadline32:12 Soccer Support with SaberSim34:51 DFS Profit Plant part 237:36 Exposure settings part 251:14 SaberSim Recent Updates and Support53:26 Why should you use SaberSim if you handbuild your lineups? Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: When should you play vs. fade Coors Field stacks?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2022 71:30


    Jordan explains how to determine whether Coors Field stacks are good chalk or bad chalk. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OaqCVHbZEP4 00:00 Intro3:10 When to play Coors Field chalk16:28 How often are ownership projections updated?19:20 MMA DFS Research Build Recommendations26:15 Profit Plan for MLB DFS27:57 Understanding SaberScore36:33 Optimizing MLB Showdown Slates44:05 Player Salaries on FanDuel vs. DraftKings47:31 Understanding the Ownership Fade Slider55:19 NFL DFS Strategy Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: Why do we want to stack our MLB DFS lineups?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 28, 2022 77:43


    Jordan explains why we want to stack in MLB DFS, even though the slate optimals and average projected optimals rarely feature stacks. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XhGok-PMVAM&t=10s 00:00 Intro03:24 Why do we stack in MLB DFS?13:18 When to build MLB Showdown Lineups14:37 MLB DFS Cash Games20:38 NFL Showdown Strategy30:20 Recommendations for Min Uniques33:21 Have SaberSim's ownership projections improved?36:54 MLB Slate demonstration for single-entry46:58 Winner-take-all edges51:21 Exposure Settings1:00:51 Examples of how to spread out your risk Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    How we made the best MLB sims even better

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 27, 2022 56:38


    SaberSim Data Scientist Eric joins office hours to discuss the most recent updates to the MLB pitcher model:- How we researched and improved the old model- What the new model takes into account- Why this is important and how it can help you build better MLB DFS lineups Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ma0lbPctoLk&t=364s Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: What's the best strategy to build good MLB Showdown lineups?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2022 84:57


    Jordan walks through how to use SaberSim for MLB Showdown contests. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=47WP9jaa0jU 00:00 Intro01:35 MLB Showdown17:40 How early should you run a research build?21:32 Research Build Demonstration29:25 DraftKings Suspended Games31:53 MLB Lineup Stacking39:20 Elevator Contests42:03 Reviewing your slate49:50 How to diversify GPP lineups55:03 Setting exposures in slates with captains57:12 Projected Score and Ownership Sum Ranges for lineups1:01:24 Max correlation for 13 game slates1:04:00 Does batting order affect strategy in building lineups?1:13:03 New SaberSim features Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: What types of stacks are the best in MLB DFS?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 25, 2022 71:11


    Jordan explains how stacking heuristics can be dangerous and how best to think about your MLB DFS stacks. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xgi6DhS3xu0 00:00 Intro01:57 Optimizing Stack Sizes13:22 MLB Research Build Process35:24 Weather and MLB DFS41:33 (pt 2) MLB DFS Research Builds48:02 Bankroll Recommendations50:15 MLB Showdown52:54 (pt 3) MLB Research Builds1:00:30 How to know if you have an edge in DFS1:05:49 Playing unique lineups vs. the same lineup in different contests Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How new game simulations can have a big ripple effect on your lineups

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2022 64:22


    Jordan walks through an example build tackling a live final qualifier contest on a small MLB Slate. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4OiEEoMKFxA 00:00 Intro03:30 Why new sims can make your lineups look very different11:50 How our MLB sims work15:24 MLB Showdown exposure settings27:56 $0.25 Contests and Winner-take-alls31:50 How many starting lineups do you need confirmed before building lineups?34:46 NFL DFS Showdown Strategy37:28 Separating MLB DFS stacks into different contests42:00 Point per dollar optimization vs. building for upside45:56 How changing team total affects the Sims49:35 NFL DFS Game Stacks53:44 Stating your Edge in DFS Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How can you use SaberSim to build profitable lineups for live final qualifiers?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2022 50:29


    Jordan walks through an example build tackling a live final qualifier contest on a small MLB Slate. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nkRuW4zGPO4&t=2414s 00:00 Intro01:48 Walkthrough of a small MLB Slate Strategy23:05 UFC Lineup Constructions36:38 PGA strategy for the 3M Open Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: How are games simulated for teams without a confirmed starting lineup?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 20, 2022 63:23


    Jordan discusses the simulation schedule and how SaberSim handles simulating games with teams without a confirmed starting lineup. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDCld9hPRe0&t=2507s 00:00 Intro02:33 Simulating games without confirmed starting lineups05:47 Building a player pool and managing exposure12:09 Tennis DFS and win probability21:47 Adjusting individual exposure vs. team exposure39:00 NFL Mini Max Contest40:55 Building PGA lineups with a narrow player pool50:20 Are projections or ownership more important?55:55 PGA Research Builds Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

    DFS Q&A: What's the best strategy to beat MLB All Star Game DFS?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2022 38:31


    Jordan brainstorms some strategies to use to beat MLB All Star Game DFS. DFS Office Hours is hosted live by SaberSim Monday-Friday at 2pm ET to answer your questions on daily fantasy sports, sports betting, and more. We'll cover everything you need to know to improve your DFS process and build winning lineups fast on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo for NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, MMA, and more. Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vzVHxXsyNrU 00:00 Intro2:23 All-Star Game Strategy23:06 Bankroll management recommendations28:19 Stacking in MLB DFS30:52 SaberSim Tutorials for Beginners35:14 Tennis DFS Head over to the #office-hours channel in our Slack group to get the link and catch these shows live. Not in Slack? Sign-up here: https://bit.ly/3cGr2c4 Start Your Free 7-Day Trial of SaberSim Now: https://www.sabersim.com/Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sabersim

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