With the coronavirus pandemic shutting down most live sports, daily Fantasy players have been turning their attention to esports and Call of Duty (COD) is one of the most popular games in history. On Friday, the Call of Duty League season continues and there's big money on the line in Call of Duty DFS tournaments and cash games on daily Fantasy sites.
The Chicago Huntsmen and Atlanta FaZe are considered the two biggest favorites in action on Friday and their players are expected to be popular stacking options for Call of Duty DFS lineups. Before making any COD DFS picks, be sure to check out the Call of Duty player pool from SportsLine DFS expert Mike McClure. His top Call of Duty DFS picks for Friday's action can give you a huge edge in contests such as FanDuel's $20K COD Gunship or DraftKings' COD $50K No-Scope.
McClure is a professional daily Fantasy player with nearly $2 million in career winnings. He's also a data-driven predictive data engineer at SportsLine who uses a powerful prediction model to help make his DFS picks. This allows him to find the best DFS values and create player pools that he shares only over at SportsLine. And with much of the sports schedule on hold, he's turned his attention to esports.
Now, McClure has set his sights on the Friday Call of Duty esports schedule and revealed his COD DFS picks and projections. You can head to SportsLine to see them.
McClure's top Call of Duty DFS picks for Friday
For Friday's Call of Duty action, one of McClure's top picks is Dashy from Optic Gaming Los Angeles. The 21-year-old Canadian player has been with Optic since September 2018 and he's an accomplished player, having tied the record for most kills in a 4v4 Search and Destroy match at a major championship with 20 at the 2018 CWL Dallas Open. He was also named MVP of the 2019 CWL Las Vegas Open and was named an all-star of the CWL Pro League in 2019.
Part of his optimal COD DFS strategy includes banking on Huke from Dallas Empire. Huke is a 20-year-old player born in Saudi Arabia with dual nationality in the United States and the Netherlands. He signed with Dallas Empire in October 2019. He's a first-person shooter specialist who has also competed professionally in Halo and various Call of Duty titles and was the youngest player to win an XGames Silver Medal in Call of Duty.
How to make Call of Duty DFS picks on Friday
McClure is also targeting an undervalued player who's primed for big numbers on Friday, giving you a huge return. Picks like these could be the difference between winning your COD DFS contests or going home with nothing.
So what are DFS pro Mike McClure's top COD DFS picks for Friday? Visit SportsLine now to see the full Call of Duty DFS player pool from a professional DFS player who has almost $2 million in career winnings, and find out.