Looking for mobile apps to help you dominate your fantasy basketball league in 2011? Check out some of these fantasy basketball apps for iPhone & iPad to get you ready for the draft, help manage your draft, and keep you up to date with fantasy news all season long.
Note: As of the post, ESPN & Yahoo have not released Official 2011 Fantasy Basketball apps. If they do, we’ll update the post.
Rotowire Fantasy Hoops Draft Kit 2011 (iPhone, iPad)
The gang at Rotowire have released an iPhone and iPad app to not only prepare you for your draft, but to also manage your live fantasy basketball draft. During your draft, simply select “My Team” when drafting a player, and select “Other Team” for everyone else. A great tool for any offline draft.
Here are some of the other app features:
- Cheat sheets based on projected stats for 2011-12 using an eight category league (points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks, FT%, FG%, and 3 pointers.
- Recent News and updates for every NBA player
- Rosters and depth charts
- Watch list for key players, sleepers, etc.
- If you are in more than one league, you can clear the draft results and draft again.
You don’t need to be connected to the internet during the draft, but you do need to connect to download the latest player news and updates. Cost for either iPhone or iPad is $2.99.
Fantasy Basketball Draft 2011 – Yahoo/ESPN Live Drafts (iPhone & iPad)
Purports to let you participate in live Yahoo and ESPN online drafts right from your iPhone, but the current reviews on iTunes are very poor. If you are interested in this one, proceed with caution. Keep an eye on the reviews before your draft to see if they improve with an update. Cost $2.99 for iPhone and $4.99 for iPad.
Fantasy Basketball 2011 – Yahoo/ESPN Manager (iPhone & iPad)
The iOS apps from Fantasy Monster allow you to manage both ESPN and Yahoo Fantasy Basketball Leagues from one single mobile app. Set your lineups, add/drop, trade players, injury reports, live game scores, post to message board, and more. Cost: $2.99 for iPhone and $4.99 for iPad.
Download Fantasy Basketball 2011 – Yahoo/ESPN Manager for the iPhone or Fantasy Basketball 2011 for iPad – Yahoo/ESPN Manager
RotoWire.com Fantasy News Center (iPhone)
A basic and free Fantasy News aggregator. Filter by NBA to get all the latest Fantasy Basketball news and tidbits. Free.
RotoWorld Fantasy News (iPhone & iPad)
A really nice overall fantasy sports news app. Filter the NBA Fantasy Basketball news, read top headlines, and even select and save your own players. Free.