NBA FanDuel Picks for Mar 3, 2023

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
Damian Lillard POR $10,800 55.70 5.16
Trae Young ATL $9,800 48.93 4.99
Ja Morant MEM $10,100 45.26 4.48
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,400 44.84 4.77

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kris Dunn UTA $4,500 26.58 5.91
Damian Lillard POR $10,800 55.70 5.16
Mike Conley MIN $5,800 29.29 5.05
Marcus Smart BOS $6,100 30.60 5.02

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Devin Booker PHO $9,700 38.57 3.98
Klay Thompson GS $8,000 36.69 4.59
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $5,300 23.21 4.38
Malik Monk SAC $5,400 22.77 4.22

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Eric Gordon LAC $4,200 22.08 5.26
Klay Thompson GS $8,000 36.69 4.59
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $5,300 23.21 4.38
Malik Monk SAC $5,400 22.77 4.22

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,300 37.18 4.48
DeMar DeRozan CHI $8,500 33.79 3.98
Trey Murphy NO $5,200 23.89 4.59
Saddiq Bey ATL $5,500 23.74 4.32

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonathan Kuminga GS $4,500 20.87 4.64
Trey Murphy NO $5,200 23.89 4.59
Brandon Ingram NO $8,300 37.18 4.48
Matisse Thybulle POR $4,900 21.38 4.36

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Julius Randle NY $9,500 44.12 4.64
Aaron Gordon DEN $7,300 31.80 4.36
Jarred Vanderbilt LAL $5,600 24.95 4.46
Trendon Watford POR $4,900 18.88 3.85

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Julius Randle NY $9,500 44.12 4.64
Jarred Vanderbilt LAL $5,600 24.95 4.46
Aaron Gordon DEN $7,300 31.80 4.36
Trey Lyles SAC $4,200 17.07 4.06

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,000 59.88 4.99
Bam Adebayo MIA $8,800 41.82 4.75
Deandre Ayton PHO $9,200 41.45 4.51
Walker Kessler UTA $8,000 38.79 4.85

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mason Plumlee LAC $5,300 28.54 5.39
Kelly Olynyk UTA $5,800 29.17 5.03
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,000 59.88 4.99
Walker Kessler UTA $8,000 38.79 4.85

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.