NHL FanDuel 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 $10,100 24.39 2.41
Tage Thompson BUF $9,900 19.54 1.97
John Tavares TOR $8,100 18.87 2.33
Boone Jenner CBJ $7,200 16.38 2.28

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kent Johnson CBJ $3,900 9.82 2.52
Dylan Strome WSH $5,800 14.21 2.45
Dylan Cozens BUF $6,300 15.22 2.42
Auston Matthews TOR $10,100 24.39 2.41

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Nylander TOR $8,700 22.59 2.60
Mitchell Marner TOR $8,100 21.86 2.70
Alex Tuch BUF $7,800 19.85 2.54
Pavel Buchnevich STL $7,600 19.51 2.57

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
T.J. Oshie WSH $5,700 15.74 2.76
Mitchell Marner TOR $8,100 21.86 2.70
William Nylander TOR $8,700 22.59 2.60
Pavel Buchnevich STL $7,600 19.51 2.57

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brent Burns CAR $7,100 15.02 2.12
Cam Fowler ANH $5,400 14.09 2.61
Rasmus Dahlin BUF $7,400 13.50 1.82
Trevor van Riemsdyk WSH $5,000 13.29 2.66

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Rasmus Sandin WSH $4,500 12.61 2.80
Trevor van Riemsdyk WSH $5,000 13.29 2.66
Cam Fowler ANH $5,400 14.09 2.61
Kevin Shattenkirk ANH $4,900 12.57 2.56

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Samsonov TOR $8,000 23.65 2.96
Craig Anderson BUF $8,300 20.29 2.44
Darcy Kuemper WSH $8,200 17.77 2.17
Pyotr Kochetkov CAR $7,800 15.97 2.05

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Samsonov TOR $8,000 23.65 2.96
Craig Anderson BUF $8,300 20.29 2.44
Darcy Kuemper WSH $8,200 17.77 2.17
Pyotr Kochetkov CAR $7,800 15.97 2.05

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.