NHL Draftkings Picks for Mar 17, 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
Auston Matthews TOR $9,400 21.62 2.30
Tage Thompson BUF $8,500 16.47 1.94
John Tavares TOR $7,400 15.92 2.15
Pavel Buchnevich STL $6,200 15.16 2.45

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jesperi Kotkaniemi CAR $2,900 8.09 2.79
Dylan Strome WAS $4,300 11.10 2.58
Nic Dowd WAS $2,700 6.78 2.51
Pavel Buchnevich STL $6,200 15.16 2.45

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Nylander TOR $7,400 17.90 2.42
Mitchell Marner TOR $7,300 16.84 2.31
Alex Ovechkin WAS $8,100 16.78 2.07
Jordan Kyrou STL $7,700 15.91 2.07

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Noel Acciari TOR $2,700 7.07 2.62
Kent Johnson CLS $3,000 7.81 2.60
Eric Robinson CLS $2,500 6.48 2.59
T.J. Oshie WAS $4,800 12.45 2.59

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brent Burns CAR $6,300 12.34 1.96
Trevor van Riemsdyk WAS $4,600 11.99 2.61
Rasmus Dahlin BUF $6,800 11.97 1.76
Cam Fowler ANH $4,900 10.89 2.22

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Lyubushkin BUF $2,600 6.95 2.67
Andrew Peeke CLS $3,500 9.18 2.62
Trevor van Riemsdyk WAS $4,600 11.99 2.61
Martin Fehervary WAS $3,000 7.76 2.59

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Samsonov TOR $7,500 17.43 2.32
Craig Anderson BUF $8,400 16.30 1.94
Darcy Kuemper WAS $8,200 14.97 1.83
Pyotr Kochetkov CAR $7,900 11.54 1.46

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Samsonov TOR $7,500 17.43 2.32
Craig Anderson BUF $8,400 16.30 1.94
Darcy Kuemper WAS $8,200 14.97 1.83
Pyotr Kochetkov CAR $7,900 11.54 1.46

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.