Saturday, March 23, 2019

PlayPicks Team

We’ve acquired some of the best sports betting and DFS writers around that provide daily in-depth analysis that help you with your picks and lineups. We cover every major sport, including NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, UFC, PGA and NASCAR.

If you have any questions for the PlayPicks team, contact us.

Matt Brown
Matt is the managing editor of PlayPicks.com. He has been a high volume DFS player since 2013, with sports betting and poker entering the scene about a decade prior to that. He's served as editor at multiple print and web properties as well as serving as host and producer on numerous television, web, and radio programs in the gaming space. A sports addict since the age of three, Matt continually redefines the absolutely insane number of hours one can consume sports in a single year.
Bart Shirley
Bart Shirley is a writer who covers the NJ online gambling and sports betting industries as well as a poker player from Houston, Texas. He has a master's degree in business administration from Texas Christian University and a degree in English from Texas A&M. In his spare time, Bart teaches math and business at Memorial High School in Houston.
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Grant Lucas is a longtime sports writer who has covered the high school, collegiate and professional levels. A graduate of Linfield College in McMinnville, Grant has covered games and written features and columns surrounding prep sports, Linfield and Oregon State athletics, the Portland Trail Blazers and golf.
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Chris Meaney is a successful DFS player across NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL, and has been faking hockey since the mid 90s. He finished 6th overall in the DFS NFL accuracy rankings on FantasyPros in 2016. You can watch and listen to Meaney daily at FNTSY Sports Network, where he gives NHL, NBA, NFL and MLB picks and advice. Follow Chris on Twitter @chrismeaney.
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James AKA @DFSJimmie has been grinding PGA & NFL DFS for the past three years, having gotten his start from The Fantasy Golf Degenerates. Previous PGA DFS columns include, "The Daily Contrarian" and "The Tee 2 Green" course breakdown series. In his spare time, he's built several of his own PGA analytical tools and can be found on the Bogey Free podcast frequently, and occasionally on The Pat Mayo Experience. In general, he just loves analyzing and talking about golf, and is excited to provide some tips to help you win at DFS PGA.
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Nate began playing DFS back in 2013, focusing on low stakes MLB contests over at DraftKings. Now, the vast majority of his DFS time is spent identifying optimal picks and player exposure for NBA and NFL GPPs, though MMA and eSports are his DFS guilty pleasures. With a focus on constant iteration, Nate spends a lot of his non-DFS time reading books and essays by leaders in finance and entrepreneurship for application to his DFS strategies...with a bit of cryptocurrency trading on the side.
Nate Weitzer
Nate Weitzer is a successful DFS player at DraftKings and FanDuel with numerous tournament wins in NBA and NFL contests. He's been writing about DFS for several years, specializing in NBA picks and advice while continuing to build his bankroll across the daily fantasy industry.When he's not playing DFS, Weitzer is often covering high school sports in the greater Boston area for outlets such as The Boston Globe, or playing basketball himself. Follow Nate on Twitter @Nweitzer7.
Pearce Dietrich
Pearce is a huge NASCAR fan that follows the analytics of the sport better than most. He's covered NASCAR DFS for several websites over the years and his NASCAR cheat sheet has helped several DFS players construct winning lineups over the last few seasons.
Steve Ruddock
Steve Ruddock is a veteran of the gambling industry, having been a longtime contributor to numerous publications both online and off centered on the regulated US online gambling industry. Steve is based in Massachusetts.
Tommy Messano
A fantasy sports player for several years, Tommy Messano is a writer residing in Gilbert, Arizona who is best known for his work as a Mixed Martial Arts journalist. His work has been featured in a number of publications, including Sherdog.com, MiddleEasy.com, ESPN.com and CagesideSeats.com.Twitter: @ULTMMA
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