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Wednesday June 13

MLS Fantasy 2018 - Parsing The Percentages, Round 16

What’s up fantasy managers?! Kevin from SoccerCaptains back at you with a quick turnaround ahead of MLS Fantasy Round 16 – we’re hot off the presses with our weekly Parsing the Percentages piece!

Round 16 features a mere six matches, all taking place on Wednesday night (June 13th) – so the player pool is considerably smaller this round. The oddsmakers seem to favor Toronto FC and the ever-potent NY Red Bulls this week, so we’ll seeing a heavy presence from both squads in our lineups.

So, without further ado, let us slide into this week’s analysis!

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Thursday June 7

MLS Fantasy 2018 - Parsing The Percentages, Round 15

What’s up MLS Fantasy managers?! Kevin from SoccerCaptains coming back at you once again with the Round 15 edition of our Parsing the Percentages series. This is an especially tricky week – not only are we contending with players away on international duty, we’ve also had all 20 US-based MLS clubs playing midweek for the US Open Cup.

That being said, I think we’ve got some great picks for you today. After surveying the landscape in Vegas and having a look at midweek lineups, I’ve decided to focus on FC Dallas and the Houston Dynamo this weekend, where I think we’ll see some great MLS Fantasy returns this weekend!

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Wednesday May 30

MLS Fantasy 2018 - Parsing The Percentages, Round 14

Round 14 of the MLS Fantasy season is upon us and we at SoccerCaptains are back with our weekly installment of Parsing the Percentages! As we get ready for the second installment of a Double Game Week, we see that eight teams are slated to play twice. This week will focus on New England and Houston as we look to target those players who will likely play both matches, and similarly have productive outputs. Let’s fire it up!

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Thursday May 24

MLS Fantasy 2018 - Parsing The Percentages, Round 13

What’s up MLS Fantasy managers! It’s your boy K-to-the-Manner hot off the press here at SoccerCaptains bringing you the latest installment of our Parsing the Percentages series – we’ve waded into the Vegas landscape once again to see which teams the oddsmakers favor in order to make recommendations for your fantasy teams this weekend!

This weekend, the bookies seem to be favoring the Seattle Sounders coming off a bye week against a flailing RSL… while Tim’s very own New York Red Bulls are also heavily favored at home against Philadelphia after coming away with a great road win against Atlanta FC last weekend.

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Friday May 18

MLS Fantasy 2018 - Parsing The Percentages, Round 12

Good morning all and happy Friday to MLS Fantasy managers! My goodness, the east coast has been riddled with rain for days now, but we are back at it today for our weekly Parsing The Percentage piece.

With one match already in the books for Round 12, we expect managers will have at least a handful of players already locked in. However, there's still quite a bit more soccer to be played this weekend, and we're optimistic we'll be able to provide you with a few picks to help you finalize those last few roster slots.

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Wednesday May 9

MLS Fantasy 2018 - Parsing The Percentages, Round 11

Good afternoon all and happy Wednesday to the MLS Fantasy managers out there! We’ve got an early start this week as Round 11 features the first big double game week of the 2018 season. In this article, we’ve focused on two clubs with double the chances to produce strong fantasy returns this week. As per the usual, we’ve surveyed the betting landscape in the hopes that we can leverage it and figure out who will have optimal chances to provide managers with solid returns. Let’s dive in...

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Thursday May 3

MLS Fantasy 2018 - Parsing The Percentages, Round 10

What’s up MLS Fantasy managers?! Kevin from Soccer Captains here, and I’m coming to you on a beautiful Thursday afternoon here on the east coast! It’s finally north of 80 degrees here, and no better place than the outdoors to bring you my weekly Parsing the Percentages piece.

Our selections of Atlanta and Columbus last week worked out quite well once again, as the Vegas betting scene once again provided very good guidance for our fantasy squads in Round 9. We look to continue that success as we step into Week 10, where the oddsmakers are favoring Toronto FC vs. Philadelphia and Sporting KC vs. Colorado. Let’s dive in!

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Thursday April 26

MLS Fantasy 2018 - Parsing The Percentages, Round 9

Happy Thursday to all MLS Fantasy managers, and happy NFL Draft Day as well (especially those New York Giants fans!). Kevin from Soccer Captains coming back at ya for our weekly Parsing the Percentages series to further your chances of increased production for MLS Fantasy squads this weekend.

We hit a bit of a speedbump last week as the Chicago Fire shocked the league by traveling to Harrison, NJ and coming away with a rare road win against the New York Red Bulls. Nevertheless, we still have a very strong track record year-to-date, and we’re looking forward to coming back strong this weekend. That being said, let’s jump right in and break down the two clubs the oddsmakers favor for Round 9: Atlanta United FC and Columbus Crew SC.

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Thursday April 19

MLS Fantasy 2018 - Parsing The Percentages, Round 8

Unfortunately not a real ‘warm hello’ coming at ya from the Northeast, but we are back at it again with another edition of our Parsing the Percentages series. We have once again examined the Vegas betting landscape to determine which MLS players should be on your MLS Fantasy team this weekend!

We've enjoyed great success with our selections dedicated in this series so far in 2018, and we look to continue that as we get ready to step into Round 8. This weekend, the oddsmakers are leaning heavily toward New York Red Bulls and Seattle Sounders FC.

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Thursday April 5

MLS Fantasy 2018 - Parsing The Percentages, Round 6

A warm welcome and happy April to all MLS Fantasy managers once again! We're back with another edition of our Parsing The Percentages series, where we take a look at the Vegas betting landscape and use it to determine which MLS players should be on your fantasy squads!

Last weekend, our selections of Toronto FC and Sporting Kansas City paid off quite handsomely as both clubs picked up wins at home. This weekend, the oddsmakers are leaning much further south, as Atlanta United and FC Dallas are the two clubs strongly favored in Round 6.

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