NBA FanDuel Picks for Mar 6, 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
Damian Lillard POR $10,800 51.11 4.73
Fred VanVleet TOR $8,200 43.16 5.26
Trae Young ATL $9,800 40.95 4.18
Darius Garland CLE $8,900 39.76 4.47

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Fred VanVleet TOR $8,200 43.16 5.26
Damian Lillard POR $10,800 51.11 4.73
Jamal Murray DEN $8,500 39.76 4.68
Darius Garland CLE $8,900 39.76 4.47

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $9,900 41.75 4.22
Jaden Ivey DET $6,100 27.97 4.59
Gary Trent TOR $6,000 26.37 4.39
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $5,300 23.12 4.36

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jaden Ivey DET $6,100 27.97 4.59
Gary Trent TOR $6,000 26.37 4.39
Malik Monk SAC $5,000 21.95 4.39
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $5,300 23.12 4.36

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,500 40.85 4.81
Matisse Thybulle POR $5,100 24.23 4.75
Saddiq Bey ATL $5,800 22.33 3.85
Trey Murphy NO $5,200 20.79 4.00

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,500 40.85 4.81
Matisse Thybulle POR $5,100 24.23 4.75
Trey Murphy NO $5,200 20.79 4.00
Saddiq Bey ATL $5,800 22.33 3.85

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pascal Siakam TOR $9,000 37.41 4.16
Aaron Gordon DEN $7,100 31.21 4.40
Grant Williams BOS $4,500 18.42 4.09
Trey Lyles SAC $4,700 18.26 3.89

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Gordon DEN $7,100 31.21 4.40
Pascal Siakam TOR $9,000 37.41 4.16
Grant Williams BOS $4,500 18.42 4.09
Trey Lyles SAC $4,700 18.26 3.89

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joel Embiid PHI $11,800 57.57 4.88
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,000 54.32 4.53
Myles Turner IND $8,300 38.94 4.69
Bam Adebayo MIA $8,700 37.55 4.32

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joel Embiid PHI $11,800 57.57 4.88
Myles Turner IND $8,300 38.94 4.69
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,000 54.32 4.53
Bam Adebayo MIA $8,700 37.55 4.32

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.