NHL 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.


Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan MacKinnon COL $9,600 24.22 2.52
Jack Hughes NJ $8,700 22.61 2.60
Sebastian Aho CAR $9,600 16.79 1.75
Nico Hischier NJ $6,900 16.61 2.41

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
J.T. Compher COL $4,700 13.54 2.88
Jack Hughes NJ $8,700 22.61 2.60
Nathan MacKinnon COL $9,600 24.22 2.52
Barrett Hayton ARI $4,100 9.96 2.43

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mikko Rantanen COL $7,900 17.03 2.16
Timo Meier NJ $8,100 15.97 1.97
Dawson Mercer NJ $4,800 14.35 2.99
Andrei Svechnikov CAR $9,000 13.60 1.51

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Michael Eyssimont TB $2,000 8.59 4.29
Nathan Bastian NJ $2,500 8.58 3.43
Dawson Mercer NJ $4,800 14.35 2.99
Alex Newhook COL $2,700 7.80 2.89

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dougie Hamilton NJ $7,300 19.02 2.60
Shea Theodore VGK $6,600 14.79 2.24
Brent Burns CAR $8,200 14.66 1.79
Cale Makar COL $7,100 14.57 2.05

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jalen Chatfield CAR $2,000 6.31 3.16
Samuel Girard COL $4,400 12.25 2.78
Damon Severson NJ $3,100 8.56 2.76
Dougie Hamilton NJ $7,300 19.02 2.60

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alexandar Georgiev COL $7,600 18.94 2.49
Vitek Vanecek NJ $8,400 15.19 1.81
Connor Ingram ARI $7,100 14.73 2.08
Andrei Vasilevskiy TB $9,800 13.67 1.39

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alexandar Georgiev COL $7,600 18.94 2.49
Connor Ingram ARI $7,100 14.73 2.08
Vitek Vanecek NJ $8,400 15.19 1.81
Carter Hart PHI $7,500 12.36 1.65

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.