NBA Draftkings Picks for Mar 5, 2023

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

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


Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC $9,800 56.54 5.77
Luka Doncic DAL $11,900 55.71 4.68
Damian Lillard POR $11,700 55.37 4.73
Kyrie Irving DAL $9,500 49.79 5.24

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyus Jones MEM $3,100 31.76 10.24
Derrick White BOS $5,400 39.23 7.26
Cole Anthony ORL $4,300 25.61 5.96
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC $9,800 56.54 5.77

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kyrie Irving DAL $9,500 49.79 5.24
Zach LaVine CHI $8,400 42.48 5.06
Mikal Bridges BKN $7,900 41.84 5.30
Paul George LAC $8,800 41.51 4.72

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Derrick White BOS $5,400 39.23 7.26
Cole Anthony ORL $4,300 25.61 5.96
Cam Reddish POR $4,400 25.40 5.77
Immanuel Quickley NYK $4,700 26.24 5.58

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jayson Tatum BOS $10,600 46.90 4.42
Kevin Durant PHX $10,200 43.62 4.28
Kawhi Leonard LAC $9,200 42.62 4.63
Zach LaVine CHI $8,400 42.48 5.06

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tari Eason HOU $4,400 25.90 5.89
Cam Reddish POR $4,400 25.40 5.77
Royce O’Neale BKN $3,400 19.35 5.69
Matisse Thybulle POR $4,100 22.48 5.48

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $12,400 54.53 4.40
Julius Randle NYK $9,700 48.06 4.95
Jayson Tatum BOS $10,600 46.90 4.42
Kevin Durant PHX $10,200 43.62 4.28

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tari Eason HOU $4,400 25.90 5.89
Royce O’Neale BKN $3,400 19.35 5.69
Dorian Finney-Smith BKN $3,900 21.98 5.64
Jonathan Kuminga GSW $4,400 24.18 5.50

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $12,400 54.53 4.40
Anthony Davis LAL $10,600 49.61 4.68
Kristaps Porzingis WAS $8,900 41.34 4.64
Deandre Ayton PHX $7,700 40.46 5.25

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Moritz Wagner ORL $3,400 25.54 7.51
Charles Bassey SAS $3,900 27.10 6.95
Mitchell Robinson NYK $4,900 28.35 5.78
Dwight Powell DAL $3,200 18.18 5.68

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.