NHL Draftkings Picks for Mar 16, 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 $10,100 27.12 2.69
Nathan MacKinnon COL $9,900 24.74 2.50
Elias Pettersson VAN $7,900 19.83 2.51
Jack Hughes NJ $8,300 19.67 2.37

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonathan Drouin MON $2,700 8.11 3.00
Nick Bjugstad EDM $2,700 8.02 2.97
Blake Lizotte LA $2,600 7.40 2.85
Radek Faksa DAL $2,500 7.11 2.84

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $8,300 22.05 2.66
David Pastrnak BOS $9,200 19.24 2.09
Mikko Rantanen COL $7,700 18.44 2.39
Clayton Keller ARI $6,800 17.72 2.61

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pavel Dorofeyev VGK $2,800 8.27 2.95
Warren Foegele EDM $2,600 7.67 2.95
Taylor Raddysh CHI $2,900 8.23 2.84
Matias Maccelli ARI $2,600 7.37 2.83

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Roman Josi NSH $9,100 18.74 2.06
Cale Makar COL $7,500 17.03 2.27
Josh Morrissey WPG $7,000 15.70 2.24
Dougie Hamilton NJ $7,300 14.89 2.04

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Samuel Girard COL $4,100 12.38 3.02
Travis Hamonic OTT $3,500 9.92 2.83
Mikey Anderson LA $3,100 8.58 2.77
Marc Staal FLA $2,700 7.39 2.74

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ivan Prosvetov ARI $6,500 21.55 3.32
Juuse Saros NSH $8,300 18.19 2.19
Thatcher Demko VAN $8,000 17.68 2.21
Jeremy Swayman BOS $7,900 16.32 2.07

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ivan Prosvetov ARI $6,500 21.55 3.32
Thatcher Demko VAN $8,000 17.68 2.21
Juuse Saros NSH $8,300 18.19 2.19
Jeremy Swayman BOS $7,900 16.32 2.07

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.