Now let’s turn our attention to the players who have lost the most profit in the first half of 2019, who I will refer to as the value drainers. These are the largest under-performers (to date), relative to their pre-season auction values.
To remind everyone:
- $Value refers to the accumulated 5×5 rotisserie value of each player, scaled to a full-season.
- $AAV refers to the average auction cost to purchase the player pre-season.
- $Bargain is the difference between the $Value and the $AAV.
For this exercise – In order to calculate $Value, I use NFBC roster settings and scoring parameters. Actual $AAV data is used to determine the opportunity cost. For the full methodology of how these player bargains are calculated, please refer to my introductory post. Read the rest of this entry »