NHL FanDuel Picks for Mar 9, 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
Connor McDavid EDM $10,800 31.51 2.92
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,400 26.97 2.59
Jack Hughes NJ $10,100 25.21 2.50
Brayden Point TB $8,800 21.62 2.46

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dawson Mercer NJ $6,000 17.77 2.96
Connor McDavid EDM $10,800 31.51 2.92
Erik Haula NJ $4,400 12.75 2.90
Evgeni Malkin PIT $7,400 20.04 2.71

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $10,300 22.98 2.23
Nikita Kucherov TB $9,400 20.79 2.21
Mikko Rantanen COL $9,600 19.60 2.04
Jason Robertson DAL $9,500 19.22 2.02

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jared McCann SEA $5,800 18.52 3.19
Nick Schmaltz ARI $6,100 17.31 2.84
Alexis Lafreniere NYR $4,300 12.11 2.82
Alex Killorn TB $4,700 13.16 2.80

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Roman Josi NSH $8,500 22.00 2.59
Dougie Hamilton NJ $7,700 21.37 2.78
Cale Makar COL $7,800 19.33 2.48
Brent Burns CAR $7,300 17.31 2.37

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Samuel Girard COL $4,800 13.84 2.88
Dougie Hamilton NJ $7,700 21.37 2.78
Roman Josi NSH $8,500 22.00 2.59
Trevor van Riemsdyk WSH $4,600 11.70 2.54

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Andrei Vasilevskiy TB $8,600 24.04 2.80
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,900 22.74 2.56
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,200 22.53 2.75
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,700 21.68 2.49

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Andrei Vasilevskiy TB $8,600 24.04 2.80
Pyotr Kochetkov CAR $6,500 18.23 2.80
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,200 22.53 2.75
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,900 22.74 2.56

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.