UFC Daily Fantasy Podcast: The Heat Check, Fight Night 4/17/21

Which fighters stand out for Saturday's UFC DFS slate? The Heat Check outlines the Robert Whittaker versus Kelvin Gastelum main event, where to turn at MVP, value plays, and more.

For a second straight week, a late injury substitution against a top middleweight has the main event's odds extremely wide. Will this week be any different, and which fighters are the best picks for daily fantasy UFC on FanDuel? numberFire's Austin Swaim compares the two main event participants against each other statistically, explains why he's turning away from the five-round fight at MVP this weekend, outlines the first heavyweight edition of Austin's Fight of the Night, pinpoints several high-upside value plays, and more.

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Austin Swaim is not a FanDuel employee. In addition to providing DFS gameplay advice, Austin Swaim also participates in DFS contests on FanDuel using his personal account, username ASwaim3. While the strategies and player selections recommended in his articles are his personal views, he may deploy different strategies and player selections when entering contests with his personal account. The views expressed in his articles are the author's alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of FanDuel.