NBA FanDuel Picks for Oct 19, 2022

Daily Player Picks

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Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ja Morant MEM $9,600 44.93 4.68
Trae Young ATL $9,100 40.69 4.47
De’Aaron Fox SAC $8,000 40.39 5.05
Damian Lillard POR $8,200 40.01 4.88

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Killian Hayes DET $3,800 21.74 5.72
Tre Jones SA $5,100 27.56 5.40
Bones Hyland DEN $3,900 19.93 5.11
Davion Mitchell SAC $4,700 23.76 5.06

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bradley Beal WAS $8,200 39.32 4.80
Devin Booker PHO $8,300 38.45 4.63
Devin Vassell SA $5,800 28.55 4.92
Jaden Ivey DET $4,700 20.16 4.29

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Terry Taylor IND $3,500 19.06 5.44
Devin Vassell SA $5,800 28.55 4.92
Josh Christopher HOU $4,000 19.27 4.82
Bradley Beal WAS $8,200 39.32 4.80

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Saddiq Bey DET $5,200 27.38 5.26
Chris Duarte IND $4,500 24.96 5.55
Herbert Jones NO $4,500 23.54 5.23
Oshae Brissett IND $3,900 18.78 4.82

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Chris Duarte IND $4,500 24.96 5.55
Saddiq Bey DET $5,200 27.38 5.26
Herbert Jones NO $4,500 23.54 5.23
Oshae Brissett IND $3,900 18.78 4.82

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zion Williamson NO $8,600 38.09 4.43
Jerami Grant POR $6,000 29.26 4.88
Aleksej Pokusevski OKC $4,500 27.94 6.21
Aaron Gordon DEN $5,000 27.35 5.47

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aleksej Pokusevski OKC $4,500 27.94 6.21
Trey Lyles SAC $3,600 19.94 5.54
Aaron Gordon DEN $5,000 27.35 5.47
Jerami Grant POR $6,000 29.26 4.88

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Rudy Gobert MIN $7,800 37.67 4.83
Nikola Vucevic CHI $7,600 35.07 4.62
Jusuf Nurkic POR $7,100 33.81 4.76
Deandre Ayton PHO $7,000 33.80 4.83

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mitchell Robinson NY $5,400 31.25 5.79
Clint Capela ATL $5,800 31.86 5.49
Mason Plumlee CHA $4,900 25.30 5.16
Jonas Valanciunas NO $6,900 33.71 4.89

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Picks are updated regularly, but we advise that you keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries – those are not taken into consideration. Sports from the Basement provides┬áno warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk. Sample lineups are provided as thought-starters, and are not intended for direct use.