Johnny Kampis

Johnny Kampis

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Johnny Kampis is a longtime journalist who has written for The American Spectator, Fox News, HuffPost,, the New York Times News Service, Washington Examiner, and dozens of other print and online publications. He authored the critically acclaimed "Vegas or Bust: A Family Man Takes On the Poker Pros" (ECW Press, 2018). In addition to writing for OG about daily fantasy sports, Johnny is an investigative journalist for the Taxpayers Protection Alliance, and serves on the FCC's Consumer Advisory Committee.

Rafael Devers has been one of the hottest hitters in MLB over the past two weeks. (Image: Wikipedia)

To Win at DFS Baseball, Ignore This Overhyped Metric

Baseball is a game chock full of statistics, whether you’re talking long-in-the-tooth acronyms like RBI and ERA or more newfangled stat-nerd ones like OPS and WOBA. It’s enough to make your head spin. As a DFS baseball player, there’s a ton of info out there to digest, and I can […]

How Principles from Yahtzee Can Help You Win at DFS

How Principles from Yahtzee Can Help You Win at DFS

You remember Yahtzee, don’t you? That game you played as a kid that taught you a little about craps and poker all in one. Well, you might be surprised that this little dice game can also teach you a little about how to win DFS multi-entry contests. A Yahtzee Primer […]

Cedric Byrd put up incredible DFS numbers in the 2019 season opener against Arizona, scoring more than 62 points on DraftKings. (Image:

Cedric Byrd II or Bust: Recap of DFS College Football Week 0

As expected, the Arizona-Hawaii game was a shootout, 45-38 in favor of the Warriors, and the players in those games scored a lot of fantasy points. But only the quarterbacks and wide receivers – you were better off with the running backs from the grind-it-out Miami-Florida game. Let’s take a […]

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout is trying for his third All Star MVP award. (Image: AP)

Want to Win at DFS Baseball? Focus on These Three Stats

Outs and hits are not created equally in DFS – far from it, in fact, with some stats being worth so much more than others. As you hone in on which players to select for your baseball lineups, let’s look at some stats that are particularly valuable in scoring. Strikeouts […]

JGary Woodland is known for being a bomber on the golf course, but it is his putting that has put him in the lead of the US Open after two rounds. (Image: USA Today Sports)

Daily Fantasy Golf: 3 Tips for Building a Winning Weekly Lineup

While other sports often play out over multiple days, such as the NFL’s Thursday-Sunday slate, the players in those games only get to play in one game. Golfers, however, hit the links for four rounds in a tournament, so in a sense playing DFS golf is like picking players who will play four games over four days.