To be better in fantasy sports and accordingly to win tournaments and h2h matches, hence money from your hobby you need to constantly expand your knowledge on the fantasy sports and the league you picked for your play. Broadly speaking, in fantasy sports a person learns mainly from his own mistakes and his experience, but certainly there are some shortcuts that you could take in order to get to the necessary knowledge faster.
Of course, in fantasy leagues it is essential to know very well the rules of the game, which elements of the game bring more points and which don’t, but mostly it is important to have a good general knowledge of the sport, which you are going to play. This is valid for all sports – basketball and NBA, baseball and MLB, football and NFL and of course ice hockey and NHL.
However, most probably you would quickly find out that in fantasy sports the good general knowledge and expertise in basketball or hockey won’t guarantee you success. Moreover, you’ll probably be surprised to see the team lists of the top players, including little-known players who are not expected to bring so many points. This is because fantasy teams are built mainly with the idea to keep the balance between points that the player could bring and his price. Exactly the balance is hardest to achieve, but you could do it if you spend enough time learning.
Like all things that are learnt by trials and errors, the assembling of the best fantasy team is a matter of practice. So, our advice is when you start to learn how to assemble a fantasy team, take part in as many free tournaments and h2h matches as you can and keep experimenting all the time. Another important advice when we talk about fantasy sports is to keep a detailed statistics on what results you get from all your experiments. The latter is particularly important because it could give you the opportunity over time to easily revise your experiments and thus to analyze the information again, but with a lot more knowledge behind your back.
H2h fantasy matches give you a unique opportunity and it is to play against the biggest names in fantasy leagues and to learn from their experience. Check who are the best players in your fantasy sports site and challenge them to match with the lowest possible amount. In this way you would be able to see their teams and to analyze how they arrange their balanced compositions. This would give you new information about which strategies are most profitable.
Above all, keep in mind one. To become a true fantasy sports player you need to work hard and to have the necessary time for this. Only in this way you will be able to succeed and ultimately make money from fantasy sports.