NHL FanDuel 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 $10,600 32.86 3.10
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,400 28.66 2.76
Elias Pettersson VAN $9,700 24.53 2.53
Leon Draisaitl EDM $10,200 24.41 2.39

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Connor McDavid EDM $10,600 32.86 3.10
Barrett Hayton ARI $5,000 15.28 3.06
Dawson Mercer NJ $6,000 16.95 2.82
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,400 28.66 2.76

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $9,700 26.02 2.68
David Pastrnak BOS $10,100 22.41 2.22
Clayton Keller ARI $7,600 22.29 2.93
Mikko Rantanen COL $9,100 22.21 2.44

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Clayton Keller ARI $7,600 22.29 2.93
Jared McCann SEA $6,200 18.14 2.93
Josh Anderson MON $4,500 13.08 2.91
Eeli Tolvanen SEA $4,400 12.60 2.86

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $7,800 21.09 2.70
Roman Josi NSH $8,200 20.41 2.49
Brandon Montour FLA $6,800 17.84 2.62
Josh Morrissey WPG $7,100 17.56 2.47

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Juuso Valimaki ARI $4,300 12.59 2.93
Samuel Girard COL $5,100 14.79 2.90
Cale Makar COL $7,800 21.09 2.70
Jacob Trouba NYR $5,800 15.58 2.69

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ivan Prosvetov ARI $6,500 25.55 3.93
Thatcher Demko VAN $7,300 24.57 3.37
Juuse Saros NSH $8,600 23.28 2.71
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,800 21.96 2.50

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ivan Prosvetov ARI $6,500 25.55 3.93
Thatcher Demko VAN $7,300 24.57 3.37
Juuse Saros NSH $8,600 23.28 2.71
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $7,600 20.32 2.67

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.