NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 1, 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 $10,200 25.48 2.50
Nathan MacKinnon COL $9,700 22.95 2.37
Auston Matthews TOR $9,200 22.36 2.43
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,400 21.13 2.52

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Morgan Frost PHI $3,800 10.10 2.66
Ryan Poehling PIT $2,500 6.60 2.64
Nicolas Roy VGK $3,700 9.70 2.62
Jake Evans MON $2,600 6.78 2.61

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $9,900 21.90 2.21
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $8,700 20.35 2.34
Clayton Keller ARI $6,500 16.47 2.53
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins EDM $6,900 16.29 2.36

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sammy Blais STL $2,800 8.55 3.05
Eric Robinson CLS $2,500 7.15 2.86
JJ Peterka BUF $3,000 8.52 2.84
Matias Maccelli ARI $2,800 7.96 2.84

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $7,400 17.62 2.38
Erik Karlsson SJ $7,300 14.55 1.99
Mike Matheson MON $6,100 14.39 2.36
Miro Heiskanen DAL $6,600 14.28 2.16

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Andrew Peeke CLS $3,400 9.65 2.84
Jacob Bernard-Docker OTT $2,500 6.75 2.70
Brian Dumoulin PIT $3,100 8.25 2.66
Erik Cernak TB $2,700 7.13 2.64

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jeremy Swayman BOS $7,800 20.88 2.68
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,000 17.37 2.17
Ivan Prosvetov ARI $7,500 16.87 2.25
MacKenzie Blackwood NJ $8,200 16.52 2.02

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jeremy Swayman BOS $7,800 20.88 2.68
Ivan Prosvetov ARI $7,500 16.87 2.25
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,000 17.37 2.17
Marc-Andre Fleury MIN $7,400 15.12 2.04

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.