NBA FanDuel Picks for Mar 21, 2023

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trae Young ATL $9,900 48.47 4.90
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,200 42.24 4.59
Darius Garland CLE $8,300 37.47 4.51
Markelle Fultz ORL $7,600 37.08 4.88

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trae Young ATL $9,900 48.47 4.90
Markelle Fultz ORL $7,600 37.08 4.88
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,200 42.24 4.59
Darius Garland CLE $8,300 37.47 4.51

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $9,300 40.13 4.32
Bradley Beal WAS $9,100 39.52 4.34
Jaden Ivey DET $6,800 29.48 4.34
Malik Monk SAC $6,000 23.00 3.83

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Romeo Langford SA $4,500 21.51 4.78
Bradley Beal WAS $9,100 39.52 4.34
Jaden Ivey DET $6,800 29.48 4.34
Donovan Mitchell CLE $9,300 40.13 4.32

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,500 37.48 4.41
Trey Murphy NO $5,900 27.32 4.63
Malaki Branham SA $5,200 23.49 4.52
Saddiq Bey ATL $4,700 19.46 4.14

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trey Murphy NO $5,900 27.32 4.63
Malaki Branham SA $5,200 23.49 4.52
Brandon Ingram NO $8,500 37.48 4.41
Saddiq Bey ATL $4,700 19.46 4.14

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Keita Bates-Diop SA $5,100 22.49 4.41
Trey Lyles SAC $5,100 18.07 3.54
Lamar Stevens CLE $4,400 11.33 2.58
Blake Griffin BOS $4,200 11.26 2.68

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Keita Bates-Diop SA $5,100 22.49 4.41
Trey Lyles SAC $5,100 18.07 3.54
Blake Griffin BOS $4,200 11.26 2.68
Lamar Stevens CLE $4,400 11.33 2.58

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nic Claxton BKN $7,900 36.15 4.58
Jonas Valanciunas NO $7,500 33.58 4.48
Clint Capela ATL $6,600 31.37 4.75
Ivica Zubac LAC $6,900 29.54 4.28

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Clint Capela ATL $6,600 31.37 4.75
Nic Claxton BKN $7,900 36.15 4.58
Jonas Valanciunas NO $7,500 33.58 4.48
Daniel Gafford WAS $5,700 24.85 4.36

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.