Head to Head Fantasy Basketball League Rules
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You are also welcome to review our Standard Rotisserie League Rules
HEAD TO HEAD FANTASY BASKETBALL: Head to head Is the most exciting fantasy basketball on the net. As the GM you will draft your team; as the coach you'll decide who to start, and who rides the bench; and as the owner your success will result in the Super Prize Cash Payout that separates Fantasy Sports R Us from every other Fantasy Basketball Game.
SNAKE DRAFT: All FSRU live drafts are held right in your own league utilizing advanced draft software.
New league drafts are conducted in a snake, or serpentine, draft format with the draft order reversing each round (1-14,14-1).
Draft order is determined by using CBSsports random order generator.
Supplemental drafts beginning in year two are non-serpentine (1-14, 1-14, 1-14, etc.).
Click for a list of Draft Dates or see them on the FSRU.com homepage.
AUCTION DRAFT: In an auction league, each team will begin with $160 to fill their complete 16 player rosters.
*Bids will be taken in $1 increments.
*In the years that follow, to keep a player, he must receive an annual player salary increase of $3.
*Free agent pickups will receive a starting salary of $4.
*A yearly auction of non-keepers will be done to fill out team rosters and new salaries assigned to the players acquired.
These drafts are done utilizing CBSsportsline.com top of the industry auction software.
This is the closest thing to an in-person auction draft. Your gonna love it!!!
Once the draft is over, team salary plays no further role till the next year so you can trade unencumbered by your team salary.
KEEPER LEAGUE REDRAFT: After 5 years a keeper league will completely redraft. Redrafts will be serpentine (1-14, 14-1, 1-14, etc).
There will be no keepers in a redraft year as all players are available. Random draft order will be utilized in redraft years.
In each established leagues, the redraft year is listed on the League Winners page.
FANTASY BASKETBALL TEAMS: Each league will be made up of 12 or 14 teams and each team will be made up of 16 players. Each week you will activate 11 players: Four (4) Guards, Four (4) Forwards, One (1) Center, and Two (2) Utility Players. The remaining Five (5) players will be your Reserve Squad and can be drafted for any position. During the draft you can choose the active and reserve squads in any order you deem necessary.
FANTASY BASKETBALL KEEPER LEAGUES: At end of year, team owners will protect 8 players and an 8 player draft will be held.
KEEPER LEAGUE OFFSEASON: Once the National Basketball Association season ends, if your team is paid for the following season, you can trade with other teams paid for the next season throughout the off-season. So our team owners can trade all year long.
HOW TO WIN at HEAD TO HEAD FANTASY BASKETBALL: Unless a league is clearly marked "Head to Head" it can be assumed it is a standard league. In head to head scoring, you will play against another team each week to get a win or a loss. Points will be given based on the following:
1. Points (Pts)= 1 Pt
2. Total Rebounds (TRb)= 1 Pt
3. Assists (Ast)= 1 Pt
4. Steals (Stl)= 1 Pt
5. Blocked Shots (Blk)= 2 Pts
HEAD TO HEAD FANTASY BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS: The FSRU regular season ends three weeks before the NBA regular season. The top 8 Teams make the playoffs:
In week 1, Regular season seed #1 vs. 8, 2 vs. 7, 3 vs. 6, 4 vs. 5;
In week 2, Highest seed remaining team vs lowest, middle two seeds meet;
In week 3, Remaining two seeds than square off for the FSRU Fantasy Basketball Championship.
Note: Playoff Tiebreaker is most points scored by reserve players.
FANTASY BASKETBALL TRADES: Trades are made utilizing the sites advanced trade software. Trades must be submitted by 10pm EST each Friday, or your transaction may be pushed to the following week (when possible commissioner will input trades after Friday at 10pm EST). Trades will not be made retroactive and if you make an unbalanced trade and acquire an extra player, you must release an extra player. The trading deadline is March 1st.
FANTASY BASKETBALL FREE AGENTS: The weekly order of free agent pickups will be last place team to 1st place team as of previous Sunday. Each team will be given unlimited free agent pickups per week and it is recommended you provide a number of pickups just in case the lower teams choose the player(s) you prefer.
FANTASY BASKETBALL ROSTERS: Each week you will be able to activate players from your reserve squad, and reserve players that are active. Please note that each team is obligated to play their best lineup and the "strategy" of playing for a lower draft position in keeper leagues is considered an illegal lineup.
H2H FANTASY BASKETBALL LEAGUE FEES:
14 Team Fantasy Basketball Team is only $150.
12 Team Fantasy Basketball Team is only $175.
There are no transaction or other type of fees at Fantasy Sports R Us.
The price for a 2nd team is discounted $10. Each additional team is discounted $20 per team.
HEAD TO HEAD FANTASY BASKETBALL PRIZES:
The Biggest Payout in Fantasy Basketball
||Head to Head Mixed Leagues
|Entry Fee 1st Team -->
|1st Team % Payout -->
|2nd Team (Save $10)-->
|2nd Team % Payout -->
3rd Team (Save $20)-->
3rd Team % Payout -->
| (Regular Season) 1st Place =
|(Regular Season) 2nd Place =
|(Regular Season) 3rd Place =
|| Free Team
|(Regular Season) 4th Place =
|(Playoff) Championship =
Championship 40" Trophy
(or add'l $100 Trophy Payout)
|(Playoff) Runner-Up =
|Number of Prizes =
||6 Prizes, 1 Trophies
|There is a one-time keeper league
deposit of $50 which is only collected
during prize payout from the top two teams.
|Trophies have $150 Value.
LEAGUE TROPHIES: Check out our fantasy basketball League Trophies. These trophies average over 40" tall and are awesome.
Trophy Payout: A $100 cash payout is offered on trophies. While value is $150, we do not payout on shipping and handling costs.
COMMISSIONER: The commissioner reserves the right to veto any trade deemed too lopsided or detrimental to the integrity of the league. No collusion of any type will tolerated and management reserves the right to disqualify. League fees will not be returned consequently.
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