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    2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Loomer on Tue May 30, 2017 8:36 am

    @rhinoceroo wrote:

    Meanwhile, think I'll be bringing in the game's highest averaging FRF/2RF and 3rd best FRF overall, who's only at 6% ownership.

    Got him 2 weeks ago
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Moose on Tue May 30, 2017 8:43 am

    @Loomer wrote:

    Got him 2 weeks ago
    Yeah Taupau has been going great guns of late. Good pick up.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Mulvy on Tue May 30, 2017 9:00 am

    @wolfking wrote:

    I was looking at turning him into Merrin or JDB or Tolo!

    Would you keep Brown and Kaufusi over him?  I'm not sure about holding Kaufusi just for round 15, he is pretty much a straight swap for Merrin!

    Already have JDB. Brown is a wait until Friday decision. I can go Bodene to Tolo if I do the Smith/Smith combo but figure it's entirely possible that Merrin and Tolo could average similar from this point onwards. I punted Kaufusi last week but if you kept him presumbably it was for the byes. Has something changed?
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Loomer on Tue May 30, 2017 9:00 am

    @Moose wrote:
    Yeah Taupau has been going great guns of late. Good pick up.

    Only 42pts but hoping he goes boom
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by wolfking on Tue May 30, 2017 9:08 am

    @mulvy wrote:

    Already have JDB. Brown is a wait until Friday decision. I can go Bodene to Tolo if I do the Smith/Smith combo but figure it's entirely possible that Merrin and Tolo could average similar from this point onwards. I punted Kaufusi last week but if you kept him presumbably it was for the byes. Has something changed?

    Not really, was looking for an upgrade to as I said Merrin/JDB or Tolo but Bodene, Brown or Kaufusi would be the only ones I'd look at punting. Obvioulsy if Brown is out it could be an easy swap, but Merrin for only 10K more than Kaufusi is tempting.

    I picked up Merrin after origin last year, and he had a barnstoming end of the season. There is a risk he could get back into the origin team, but not looking likely I'd say.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Loomer on Tue May 30, 2017 9:14 am

    I'm hoping Brown is out this week for 2 reasons

    1) I can do Niko>Munster and loophole otherwise would need to get Cody for 17 starters
    2) Lots sell him then he comes back and kills it 15 and 18
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Loomer on Tue May 30, 2017 9:27 am

    Hmm if JBrom plays and has a decent return game he plays 1 more game than Brown before 19 and would make cash while Brown loses
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Mulvy on Tue May 30, 2017 9:29 am

    Does anyone have Nikorima's BE on Fantasy coach? Just curious how it compares with the bovine's.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Fortitude on Tue May 30, 2017 9:30 am

    Anyone thinking of punting Cwalker?

    Tossing up a CWalker > Mansour trade.

    Seems sideways, but I figured Cwlaker doesn't look keen at all. Mansour would be an early POD.

    Other option is Cash in Moga or Cotric to fund a Stone/Whitehead to Tolo. Apart from the fact Cotric and Moga both have high BEs thye both play this week. Seems like a trade better left for two weeks time?
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by AL on Tue May 30, 2017 9:35 am

    @mulvy wrote:Does anyone have Nikorima's BE on Fantasy coach? Just curious how it compares with the bovine's.

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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Mulvy on Tue May 30, 2017 9:37 am

    @AL wrote:

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    Cheers AL. Hmmm, any chance he gets close to that off the bench while I sort other trades?
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Milchy on Tue May 30, 2017 9:39 am


    Official BEs are down across the board.

    They are probably a little more accurate than mine. I'm still assuming a lower Magic Number due to origin affect, although it shouldn't be as noticeable this week as last week.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Rippin and Tearin on Tue May 30, 2017 9:45 am

    who will play hooker for Penrith with Wallace out?
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by SI on Tue May 30, 2017 9:53 am

    @OnTheLast wrote:McLean worth a look over JBrom?

    I have bought in MacLean and Finucane at this stage.

    My only concern is if JBrom does hit form then you not only miss out on him, but he could also take points from MacLean. In saying that, it's Bronwichs lack of offloads this year that is partly killing his score. That may not come back regardless of a form improvement, depending on coaching.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by itsJay on Tue May 30, 2017 9:56 am

    @Rippin and Tearin wrote:who will play hooker for Penrith with Wallace out?
    They have Mitch Rein playing in NSW Cup. He'll most likely be called in
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Loomer on Tue May 30, 2017 10:34 am

    Why do injured players BE go up 1 when they miss a week?


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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by bluetige on Tue May 30, 2017 10:40 am

    @Loomer wrote:Why do injured players BE go up 2 when they miss a week?

    Its not just injured players, its anyone who missed a game, and its not 2, it can be 1, sometimes zero. It all has to do with whatever the weeks magic number was worked out to be. So basically there is no reason, it just depends on the MN for that given week
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by bluetige on Tue May 30, 2017 10:46 am

    Had a break from the frustrations of Fantasy last weekend and went to the Races on Sunday and upon entering mid-race, there was a horse been called and I just couldn't get the name out of my head let alone remember any other horse in the race. I tried to get away from Fantasy and all I could hear was "Captain Mannering". FFS, just like my Fantasy team, it came closer to last then it did first.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by SI on Tue May 30, 2017 10:50 am

    @wolfking wrote:Are Bodene owners keeping the faith?  I feel like punting him over Kaufusi and Brown as they play 15.

    I would like to as I can see him going alright here on, but doesn't suit my bye plans. I will more than likely move him out after Round 15 teams announced.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 45

    Post by Spectre on Tue May 30, 2017 10:52 am

    Shall I bring in Teddy or Munster??

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