Optimization and Daily Fantasy Sports

I don't really know the world of daily fantasy sports (DFS), but I love my friendly fantasy hockey league and regularly follow the NHL. I was especially pleased to hear from two of my professors this week who've found a way to use integer optimization to consistently win dozens of top lineups on Draft Kings NHL. They've generously shared their code via GitHub and published their research results at the following LINK

One of my all-time favs. The Jagr mullet!

One of my all-time favs. The Jagr mullet!