Found October 29, 2012 on Rotowire:
With the regular season set to tip-off Tuesday, fantasy basketball draft season is nearing its end. I'm playing in 10 leagues this year. Nine of my drafts are completed, with Monday night's Rotowire Staff Keeper Auction League being the last of the bunch. There are always certain players you target or avoid in drafts, but when you are in double-digit leagues with varying roster and scoring settings, you'll likely end up with a wide net of players. Lets take a look at some of the players who I scooped up on multiple teams, and other players who I missed out on completely. Owned (Number of Leagues owned) Derrick Williams, F, MIN (5 of 10) -- Williams takes home the prize as the player I own the most shares of this season. He was always a late-round pick, often times my last pick in 12-team leagues. I was higher than most on Williams, even before Kevin Love suffered his broken hand. Oddly, it seems like that injury did little to move the needle for Williams. I...
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